August 3, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for Aug. 3, 2011
"The re-election campaign of Gov. Steve Beshear has raised more than $465,000 from state workers, and an employee in the Department of Juvenile Justice alleged Monday that some of his colleagues said they were pressured to give.
January 6, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Jan. 6, 2011
"At 12:24 p.m. Wednesday, with his Congressman father watching, Rand Paul took the oath of office that made him the 66th Kentuckian to serve in the U.S. Senate...Minutes before, Dan Coats stood next to two Hoosier Republican colleagues — Sen.
September 24, 2010 - 11:16am
LED lighting... a bright idea for an energy efficient Louisville? "Lighting currently represents about 17.5% of all global electricity consumption. The U.S. alone accounts for approximately 20% of this amount at an annual cost of over $40 billion. What's Louisville doing to help?
LED lighting a bright idea? According to the Pike Research report, “Energy Efficient Lighting for Commercial Markets”, nearly half (46 percent) of the $4.4 billion commercial lighting business will be given over to LED lighting, by 2020.
September 21, 2010 - 12:30pm
The North American Vexillological Association — which, you know, studies
flags — ranked the old one as one of the country’s top 10 city flags.
The current banner? Not so much
This article appeared in the September 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
June 9, 2010 - 9:17am
A summary of local news for June 9, 2010
"Republican U.S. Senate nominee Rand Paul vowed Monday to introduce his own balanced budget for the nation if he is elected." Because clearly the federal government's only obstacle to passing a balance budget was not having Rand Paul in the U.S. Senate. Paul should release a draft of...