Author Archive: Samantha Stratton

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Larry Kozlove, Champion bridge player

Larry Kozlove, Champion bridge player

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Later this year, Larry Kozlove will compete in the World Bridge Tournament in Veldhoven, Netherlands. A member of one of two teams chosen to represent the United States in Veldhoven after competing in the U.S. Senior team trial in Detroit, Kozlove is certainly a talented card player. However, until recently, he hadn’t played bridge competitively in more than 20 years.

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Brenda Dannelly, Holistic health coach

Brenda Dannelly, Holistic health coach

| June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kentucky recently was named the fourth “fattest” state in America. With our affinity for fried food, mint juleps and local brews, it’s no surprise that many of us have horrible eating habits that contribute to this classification. We need help, but don’t always know where to find it.

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William and Nell Blackford

William and Nell Blackford

| June 29, 2011 | 6 Comments

Both former University of Louisville athletes – Nell is in the U of L Hall of Fame for women’s basketball and William was the 1990 leader in interceptions when he played Cardinal football – they met in college and have since built a solid life for themselves and their children.

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Tips for summer makeup

Tips for summer makeup

| June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

It seems like come summer, all those fabulous beauty tricks we learn during the spring, fall and winter go to waste. With the heat and humidity, putting on a full face of makeup can feel like a lost cause. One woman is helping say goodbye to that defeatist attitude and hello to fabulous summer makeup trends.

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David and Carolyn Tandy

David and Carolyn Tandy

| June 22, 2011 | 5 Comments

It’s no secret that Metro Councilman David and Carolyn Tandy are a politically involved couple. But you’d never guess how much their government positions played a role in pairing these two together.

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Shakespeare in Central Park

Shakespeare in Central Park

| June 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

As many of us approach the midpoint of summer vacation, we feel like we’ve run out of things to do. How many days in a row can we honestly spend lounging by the pool? Wait. Forget I asked that. But, seriously, I’ve found a solution to the summer monotony that not only gets you outside but also has some cultural arts appeal.

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Gladys and Lewis ‘Sonny’ Bass

Gladys and Lewis ‘Sonny’ Bass

| June 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

After 64 years of marriage, three children, nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and unbelievable charitable giving, philanthropic couple Gladys and Lewis “Sonny” Bass can teach us all a thing or two not only about how to make a relationship last, but how to be good people.

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Downtown La Grange

Downtown La Grange

| June 15, 2011 | 7 Comments

I won’t lie: My sweet tooth and my shopping addiction are a dangerous combination. So when I ventured to historic downtown La Grange on a beautiful Thursday morning, you can imagine my joy – and my companions’ fear.

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Rockin’ by the River

Rockin’ by the River

| June 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Riverfest music festival to benefit EDGE Outreach.

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Steve and Robin Stratton

Steve and Robin Stratton

| June 8, 2011 | 7 Comments

What happens when the captain of the basketball team and the head cheerleader fall in love, get married and have kids? Well, you get successful couple Robin and Steve Stratton.

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