July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Thunder Over Louisville will be on April 16.
The Derby Festival announced a superhero theme for the 2011 Thunder Over Louisville, boasting the name “Thunder Power.” The annual firework celebration of the Kentucky Derby will be performed to different comic book superhero theme songs.
July 29, 2012 - 8:06pm
Have you ever wondered how a doctor might amputate a limb to save your life 200 years ago? Find out at Historic Locust Grove. Then, take Afternoon Tea with the Jane Austen Society of Louisville.
Two hundred years ago, treating bleeding, making dental repairs, removing musket balls from injured bodies, amputating limbs and performing cranial surgery were done differently than technology allows in 2011. The procedures are among the common surgical techniques to be demonstrated in the first-...
August 21, 2010 - 12:48pm
Sometimes the only place to go for answers is the State Fair.
Sometimes the only place to go for answers is the State Fair. There have been times when I've wrestled with, what felt like, the questons of the world. What I loved about this exhibit is the simplicity of the question posed. Really, who hasn't ever thought about what one can do with a llama (ahem...
July 26, 2010 - 12:08am
I'm still fighting it, too.
After tramping through the Downs the day before, my feet were not super happy to face another day of high heat and lots of standing. My only consolation was the prospect of a nostalgia filled day of music, the first of which was Ben Folds. My best friend introduced me to his music years ago while...