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With St. Matthews, Shively, the East End and Portland all under the belt, the Fryars took the 2013 Challenge to the Highlands to visit St. Agnes. In a neighborhood known for – among other things – great brew and great bites, expectations were high as the Fryars rolled in. And St. Agnes lived up to the hype!
You’re a fifty-something professional who’s worked hard all of your adult life to become one of the best at what you do and to provide for your family. You have a very specialized skill set that has enabled you to be successful in your chosen field and you’ve tried to develop a reputation that speaks well of how you conduct business. This description could fit anyone reading this.
For the Fryars, there’s no better time than March, when we get to enjoy fish, beer and hoops. This past weekend we hit the trifecta with our favorite teams and favorite foods all featured at Holy Trinity, where the Fryars celebrated March Madness with some great grub and cold beers.
What are you doing for this year’s Give A Day week? People of all ages will be helping Brightside clean up neighborhoods; students will be helping collect and sort food for needy families; company employees will plant trees and paint playgrounds; there will even be a “flash mob” with hundreds taking to the streets to raise awareness and aid the campaign against child abuse.
The second week of the 2013 Fish Fry Challenge is in the books, and the Fryars are 2 for 2. Last Friday we visited Good Shepherd, formerly known as Our Lady before its merger with St. Cecilia and St. Anthony, and one of the most historic parishes in Louisville. Located on Rudd Avenue in Portland, it’s one of the last remaining Catholic parishes in this friendly, celebrated neighborhood.
Montessori School of Louisville (MSL) will hold the fourth annual Butterfly Benefit auction, in tribute to the shared values of Dr. Maria Montessori at The Olmsted on Friday, Feb. 22, in Louisville.