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Understanding Your Rights When You Suffer an Injury in an Accident

Getting into an accident of any kind can cause a great deal of discomfort. Not only is it something that is usually unexpected, but it can turn your whole life upside down. Having said that, it’s imperative that when you get into an accident of any sort, you know what to do. It starts from being able to identify what your rights are. You should also know what steps to take along the road to physical recovery. Below, you’ll find a few ways that you can understand your rights when you suffer an injury in an accident. You Don’t Have…


On the Rusty Satellite: Celebrating the 4th at the Waterfront with Deborah Bilitski; The Next Tee with Lenny Mello

If you work at the Waterfront Development Corp.,, in that oddly-shaped building next to Joe’s Crab Shack, you get to bring your dog to work with you. That’s how I met Deborah Bilitski’s puppy, while stepping over gates to get around the place. Deborah, who takes offer the reins there next month, is ready for the new challenge, which includes executing the plan to extend Waterfront Park westward. For now, though, we’re celebrating the Fourth of July with a big event there. Those of us who are into golf are teeing it up this weekend, and I got a chance…

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Do NOT Fall for This Rental Scam

Great info here on the hot real estate market here in Louisville. And Bob has details on a rental scam that some people actually fall for. And Bob is really good at driving around and doing video. Call me, Rick Redding, of the Sokoler-Medley team at REMAX Properties East, at 502-439-6391 for help with your home search.    

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Eco-Conscious Yachting: How to Prevent Waste at Sea

Unfortunately, many oceans are becoming overcrowded with plastic, which poses a serious threat to various sea life. Plastic will slowly decompose in the ocean and will breakdown into much smaller pieces, known as micro plastics, which are damaging the environment and marine species. While 80% of this plastic is reportedly from land sources, you also must take the steps to improve your waste processes when traveling across the ocean. Find out how to prevent waste at sea. Remove All Packaging at a Port Before you set sail across the ocean, you must remove all packaging from your products before you…

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Here’s the Details on the Metro Council’s Budget Approvals, and Cuts

Metro Council Approves the FY 2019-2020 Operating and Capital Budgets Louisville – By a vote of 24 to 1, the Louisville Metro Council has approved the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Operating Budget for Metro Government. In a unanimous vote, the Council has approved the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year Capital Budget for Metro Government. “Our task was to appropriate available funds in a way which would best serve the public, agree on a budget which would draw the most support on the Council and be signed by the Mayor. The job was much more difficult this year because of our dramatically higher pension…


A Taste for Life with Chris Williams; Turner Wathen Releases a New Rum

On Saturday, an all-star lineup of local chefs will come together to remember the brilliance of Anthony Bourdain. It’s happening at Four Pegs, and it’s happening because of a Facebook thread started by Chris Williams. Money raised, you can get in for $35, will go to charities involved in mental health. Williams, who took the operation of Four Pegs in Germantown in March, is bringing his reputation as a barbecue master to the place, with an upgraded menu that this week features a wild boar hot dog. Listen in for Chris’s fascinating story. After the interview, he told me a…

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LouisvilleKY’s Churchill Downs Spring Meet Set to Close With a Bang

Story by Kevin Kerstein, Churchill Down Communications, at Louisville, KY., – The 38-day Spring Meet at Churchill Downs is set to close this week with a stellar eight-race program for Twilight Thursday presented by Blue Moon, a special 11-race program on Friday and a 12-race extravaganza on closing day Saturday, including a trio of stakes events. “We’ve been so appreciative for all of our owners, trainers and handicappers for supporting this year’s Spring Meet,” said Ben Huffman, Churchill Downs’ Vice President of Racing. “With the boosted purse structure from Derby City Gaming, the support for our racing has been stronger than ever. We…

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LouisvilleKY’s College World Series Run Ends with 3-2 Loss to Vanderbilt

Story and photos from OMAHA, Neb. – The 2019 season came to a close for the Louisville baseball team on Friday night with a 3-2 loss to Vanderbilt in the NCAA College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. The Cardinals finish the year with a 51-18 overall record, tied for the second-most victories in program history. UofL made its deepest run into the postseason in program history, winning a pair of games in Omaha and finishing as one of the last four teams in the country remaining. “I think your hope as a coach is that the kids buy…

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LouisvilleKY Parks and Recreation to host two-day “Pick Up The Parks” event

Louisville, KY., – Every year, Independence Day brings hundreds of visitors to the parks – and with that heavy traffic comes a lot of extra litter. On July 5-6, Louisville Parks and Recreation will host the first-ever “Pick-up the Parks” Days. The event will function as a do-it yourself volunteer project for individuals, families, neighborhood groups and organizations. Louisville Parks and Recreation encourages anyone and everyone to stop by their neighborhood park or one of the suggested parks to check for litter. Any litter collected can be left in a tied off bag next to any trashcan in the park….


LouisvilleKY’s Clear/Cut Phocus launches nationally

The Category Leader in Premium Caffeinated Sparkling Water is Now Available at CVS Locations Nationwide as Part of the Pharmacy Retailer’s Better-For-You Food and Beverage Initiative LOUISVILLE, Ky., /PRNewswire/ — Clear/Cut Phocus™ (Phocus), a first-of-its-kind premium sparkling water containing natural caffeine and L-theanine, is now available at over 800 CVS locations nationwide. CVS has brought on Phocus as part of the pharmacy chain’s better-for-you-beverage program, a commitment to promoting the personal wellness of its customers by providing healthier beverage options on its shelves. “CVS is dedicated to expanding its selection of premium, healthy food and beverage offerings, and we’re excited to be…