July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
When looking for a gift for someone who's not from Louisville, check out Louisville Stoneware for variety and great shipping options.
My mom's birthday is coming up soon and I was in need of a gift. I wanted to get something from Louisville that she would really like and that I could ship to New York for her.
July 29, 2012 - 6:52pm
Watterson, Gene Snyder...to a Newbie these are just random names, but you Louisville natives they are the Interstates that get you from place to place.
When moving to a new city one of the most confusing things is generally how to get around. Considering Louisville is a relatively small city, it has five major interstates. Four out of the five have basically the same numbers, which makes things more confusing. In an effort to make things simpler...
July 29, 2012 - 7:05pm
The Indiana fireworks stores in this post just happen to be close to Louisville—that doesn't mean that I think you Louisvillians should patronize them.
Let me start by saying that I'm not encouraging you to buy fireworks in Indiana and take them across the river to Kentucky—that, my friends, is illegal, and I don't want to hear you complain when your truckload of fireworks is confiscated. What I am saying, though, is that sparklers aren't as much...
July 29, 2012 - 7:04pm
Five schools from Louisville made it on Newsweek's list of the best high schools in America, but how did Southern Indiana's schools rank?
I received a press release yesterday from JCPS bragging that five schools within their system had been included on the annual Newsweek list of America's best high schools. My daughter is far from high school age—she'll just start kindergarten in the fall—but I was still curious to see if any...
July 29, 2012 - 7:03pm
Students who are planning to start classes at U of L in the fall have resigned themselves to paying an extra 6% for tuition. What they don't realize is that the tuition hike can be easily avoided.
This month, the University of Louisville Board of Trustees approved a 6% tuition hike for the 2010-2011 school year. Having just finished a graduate program at U of L, I am well aware of just how extraordinary the tuition costs were for 2009-2010, and I'm glad I won't be around to pay the extra 6...