July 29, 2012 - 7:01pm
The Saturday Academy Sistah Summit attracted women of all colors for conversations on sisterhood and transforming, "From Pain to Power."
The theme of the 2012 University of Louisville Sistah Summit was, From Pain to Power. Anyone who spent a decent amount of time at the two day conference would say there was more power and positivity expressed by every female African American presenter.
March 22, 2012 - 4:53pm
Postal letter carriers would deliver supplies of the antibiotic doxycycline to residential addresses throughout the Louisville metro area after a terrorist attack using an air-borne biological agent such as anthrax. The medication would be delivered within 48 hours of the attack.
“Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these courageous couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds;” including, when necessary, the delivery of life-saving medicine in the event of bioterrorist attack.
July 29, 2012 - 7:08pm
Dana Jackson, executive director of Network Center for Community Change says foreclosures in Louisville are, "Leeching resources from our community."
Today at the Urban League, the Metropolitan Housing Coalition released a report called, Understanding and Responding to the Impact of Foreclosure Sales. This lunchtime paper release, held at the Urban League, was well attended by concerned citizens. Also present at the release were Metro...
March 20, 2012 - 3:48pm
“I couldn’t be more excited about this opportunity to lead the Louisville Metro Police Department. It is an incredible organization filled with men and women who are willing to do what it takes to make our community safer. I am truly honored to have the opportunity to work with them again.”
Saying he is delighted to return home and help lead Louisville to being the safest city if America, Steve Conrad was sworn in by Mayor Greg Fischer yesterday as the new Chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department. A Louisville native, Conrad most recently was Chief of Police in Glendale,...
March 19, 2012 - 2:59pm
Our president and Kentucky’s senior senator are locked in a fierce battle that has nothing to do with bailouts or raising the debt ceiling. They are in a bracket war.
Politics is an important topic of conversation here in Louisville, but it pales in significance to the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. Discussions at the office water cooler, arguments down at the neighborhood bar, and Facebook postings that once revolved around the economy,...