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Louisville Ky’s own Kyle Hornback named Miss Kentucky

Louisville, Ky., – University of Louisville student and Miss Louisville Kyle Hornback has earned the Miss Kentucky USA crown. According to a WDRB news story, Hornback had sued Katina Powell last fall, claiming Powell’s book, “Breaking Cardinal Rules”, damaged UofL’s degree programs. Hornback will compete for the national Miss USA title later this year. The Miss Kentucky runner-up is Miss Belle of Louisville Madelynne Myers.  


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LouisvilleKY’s “Art of the Derby” from John Mattos Released

ART DECO, RETRO STYLE OF JOHN MATTOS ADORNS 2016 ‘ART OF THE KENTUCKY DERBY’; OFFICIAL ART AVAILABLE FOR ONLINE PURCHASE MONDAY, FEB. 1 LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Leading American graphic artist John Mattos, whose Art Deco works have created indelible retro-style images for American films, major sports events and celebrations of iconic individuals, architecture, products and celebrations, has turned his focus to one of the nation’s most important sports and social celebrations to create the officially-licensed artwork for Churchill Downs Racetrack’s 2016 “Art of the Kentucky Derby” series. The images created by Mattos for the 142nd runnings of the $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, America’s…


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Tickets on sale soon for Derby Festival Fashion show in Louisville ky

Photos from KDF’s Facebook Page. January 28, 2016. Louisville, KY.   – Time to start planning what you’ll be wearing this spring to all the Derby Festival events.  You’ll find the latest looks and hottest trends at the Macy’s Kentucky Derby Festival Spring Fashion Show on March 31st.  Tickets go on sale this Friday, January 29th at 10 a.m. The event kicks off with cocktails and boutique shopping at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and runway show at 8 p.m. in the Showroom of Horseshoe Southern Indiana. Macy’s has been title sponsor since 2013.  This year’s fashion show will feature outfits and accessories from more…


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Happy New Year from the Most Interesting People in the ‘Ville

Did you have a favorite Rusty Satellite Show guest in 2015? You had more than 100 to choose from: NikeDennieLennyJasonEmilyStephenRachelMimiHollyKatieStuCraigBenAngieJasonWillSeanJoeLaurieTeddyJeffSeanElvisTonyTonyTomWinstonLouisJoeJeffMarkKevinTerryPatTravisJackBenjaminAndreSamAmyJeffAlliTomJenniferKennyChrisRobinPaulaCrhisAlexBrianBenSarahChristopherRogerAmandaSamJollyJohnCarolineGaryDanDaveStacyDavidJeffMattSandraJohnLindaBruceChrisRickMoJenniferJoeJasonJohnNanTomMikeDennieToddHannahCalebKileyLauraMaryEllenJoshAliJohnBritanyRitaLisaTonyMartiJessicaTaraSkipDannyStaceyKevinKarenMeredithTomPaulCathiTedGeorgeLizMattBobDianePhilErika Spend some of the New Year’s Holiday with these movers and shakers in my hometown: Join Cyndy Tandy and me as we go through the whole list of Interesting People form 2015, Download the link above or go to RustySatelliteShow.com  


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Louisville Ky Sister Act: Tales of True Life, Family & Success in the Worlds of Health, Beauty & Law

Louisville, Ky., – Please join Kentucky to the World Wednesday, March 16, 2016 for an engaging discussion as three highly successful, native Louisville sisters – an MD and author, an attorney, and a beauty marketing executive – bring to the stage fascinating stories of how their individual professions and passions have brought them love and togetherness in unexpected ways. Rebecca Booth, MD, is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, entrepreneur and author. Recognized nationally as an expert in hormonal wellness, she wrote The Venus Week: Discover the Powerful Secret of Your Cycle At Any Age. She founded VENeffect, an anti-aging skin care line with her sister…


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Discovery of the Day: Turkey Run Park

According to its web site, Turkey Run Park is scheduled to open in a few weeks. I can tell you from a first-hand look, a likely-illegal bike ride from Broad Run Road to Bardstown Road through the park, that it is pretty spectacular. Sure, the signs aren’t finished, but the big attraction was there before the roads were put in. I rode past a No Trespassing sign off Broad Run Road on a pristine stretch of asphalt. Designed for biking and hiking, I encountered a monstrous hill that I couldn’t summit without getting off the bike and walking. The reward was…


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Louisville’s favorite daughter gets a big banner

Louisville, Ky., – Academy Award winner Jennifer Lawrence is the latest Louisvillian to be dubbed a Hometown Hero. For that recognition, there will be a 30-by-40-foot banner draped along the west-facing wall of the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. The banner will be unveiled Sept. 25, thanks to the efforts of The Lawrence Ladies who launched a GoFundMe site to raise money for the banner. Lawrence’s banner was funded through efforts led by the group “The Lawrence Ladies.” The group of young women created a GoFundMe site to raise money for the banner. The fundraising page calls Lawrence “…a woman who…


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Louisville’s Churchill Downs announces $18 million upgrades to track

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015) – Churchill Downs Racetrack, one of the world’s most recognized sports venues and home of the Kentucky Derby, has announced an extensive $18 million capital project to modernize the Turf Club and several other premium areas. The changes include: Stakes Room         A new and enlarged Stakes Room on the fourth floor of the Clubhouse will combine the current Stakes Room, Aristides Room, Directors’ Room and Turf Club Lounge into a new, spectacular open space paying homage to the rich traditions of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby. The exclusive grand setting of an open…


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Louisville’s ReSurfaced to return Oct. 15- 17 along river

LOUISVILLE, Ky., – The popular ReSurfaced will return for one weekend in October at a new site near 10th and Rowan streets along the Ohio River. “ReSurfaced: Three Days at 10th Street” will be held in a parking lot under the I-64 overpass near the city’s newest public art project called Connect/Disconnect (see previous story).  It will feature music, art, food, DJ’s and a special Fried Chicken Throwdown cook-off. “People loved the first two ReSurfaced projects on West Main Street and they will also love this new site that brings a completely different feel and vibe – with the city…


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Mayor Fischer Unveils Inaugural Project of Louisville Metro’s Public Art Initiative

Photos from Mayor Fischer’s Twitter page LOUISVILLE, KY.,  – Mayor Greg Fischer today unveiled the inaugural project of Louisville Metro’s Public Art Initiative, Connect|Disconnect: A Public Art Experience. The exhibition of five, site-specific installations was created in partnership with Louisville Forward the Commission on Public Art to promote the understanding and enjoyment of public art in Louisville.  Connect|Disconnect is located on the Louisville Loop along the waterfront between 8th and 12th Streets. “Building opportunities for the arts and creative industries, and investing in people and neighborhoods are critical to our city’s quality of life and quality of place,” said Mayor Greg…