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New Louisville Ky downtown bridge now has a name

The new bridge is now the Abraham Lincoln Bridge Louisville, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has named the new Downtown Louisville bridge, the Abraham Lincoln bridge. In a press conference this afternoon, Beshear said he could think of nobody more deserving than the 16th president of the United States. “No other Kentuckian has done more for us …  naming this bridge in his honor is a fitting tribute to a …moralist and leader,” Beshear said. Beshear says it’s fitting that the bridge links Kentucky (where Lincoln was born) and Indiana (where he lived as a boy). The public is…

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Louisville Ky area bar auction is now open

  Note: The auction is now live and can be accessed here.   Louisville, KY., – Joe’s Older Than Dirt may be closed forever, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a piece of the bar’s famous memorabilia to keep for all time. The Louisville area landmark closed October 31st for good, but starting today, the 80-year-old business will auction off its memorabilia at Everything But The House (EBTH), a global estate sale marketplace. Some of the items being auctioned off include neon beer signs, bar stools and signed sports memorabilia – perfect for another local establishment or even a home bar.  …