August 16, 2011 - 3:15pm
Chris Fischer started Fischer Productions, which led to Offshore Adventures on ESPN, which led to Shark Men. So how did a landlocked Louisville boy wind up tagging sharks on the high seas?
This article appears in the August 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. It’s the summer of 1975. You’re sitting in a dark movie theater too scared to eat your popcorn. On the screen, a sun-beaten fisherman with bad teeth, leathery...
August 4, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for Aug. 4, 2011
"A few days after the Museum Plaza project was officially and unequivocally canceled and another historic building was bulldozed in order to make way for, at least in the near to medium term, a parking lot, it seems that the city’s leaders need a reminder that we should be focused less...
July 27, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for July 27, 2011
"After several sources within Metro Government and animal welfare groups leaked to WFPL that the city had interviewed two candidates to take over Metro Animal Services permanently, Mayor Greg Fischer quickly announced his selection for a new permanent director Tuesday afternoon.
July 18, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for July 18, 2011
"Repairs on the broken water main at Floyd and Warnock streets will begin this week. The 80-year-old pipe burst last Monday, releasing more than 40 million gallons of water into the University of Louisville’s Belnkap campus and the surrounding area.
July 15, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for July 15, 2011
"The final boil advisory caused by a massive water main break has been lifted." [WFPL]"Per the Louisville Courant’s reporting, a screenshot of Fischer’s Facebook page reveals that the operator of the mayor’s account erroneously informed a resident of the...