Category: The Profile

Eliason Brings Artist’s Eye to Interior Design

Eliason Brings Artist’s Eye to Interior Design

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Inspiration can strike in the blink of an eye. And in that split second when the eye is closed, the face of everything can change.

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Sexton Smith Leaving Legacy  at Fund for the Arts

Sexton Smith Leaving Legacy at Fund for the Arts

| July 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ten minutes into a sit-down interview, Barbara Sexton Smith spies Fund for the Arts staffers Claire Simms and Kristin Wingfeld approaching her office. She’s not expecting any news, but the news they have to bring is cause for celebration.

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Larry Bisig: Identifying Opportunity

Larry Bisig: Identifying Opportunity

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dating back to grade school, Larry Bisig has known the value of identity.

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Veteran Visits Cherished Distillery

Veteran Visits Cherished Distillery

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Easter Sunday four years ago, Sergeant Ron Strang was struck by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.

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Kevin Gose Fights Diabetes in First Run Across Kentucky

Kevin Gose Fights Diabetes in First Run Across Kentucky

| June 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

Kevin Gose, a high school English teacher and Cross Country coach for Bullitt Central High School, left his departing seniors with some words of wisdom a few weeks ago.

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Markert Inspired by Louisville

Markert Inspired by Louisville

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

While all eyes may have been on the Belmont Stakes this past weekend in the hopes that California Chrome would become the first horse in decades to win the elusive Triple Crown, Louisville-based author James Markert was fascinated by another long-forgotten aspect of horse racing: the time when it was the preserve of African-American horse jockeys, the first superstars of 19th-century sport in the United States, and who due to racism were forced out of the sport.

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Local Makes It Big at The Laughing Derby

Local Makes It Big at The Laughing Derby

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The last time comedian and Louisville native Jacob Williams performed at The Laughing Derby, it was called the Comedy Caravan.

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Gill Holland: The Prince of Portland

Gill Holland: The Prince of Portland

| May 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Take a drive around Louisville’s Portland neighborhood – basically anywhere north of Main Street, and you may see the things you always assumed were there.

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24 Hours on His FEAT

24 Hours on His FEAT

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, May 31, supporters of autism treatment and research will line up at 9 a.m. at the Parklands at Floyds Fork to race in FEAT (Families for Effective Autism Treatment) of Louisville’s Outrunning Autism 5k Run/Walk.

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Davis Brings Experience and Energy To Ninth District Race

Davis Brings Experience and Energy To Ninth District Race

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

When three-term Metro councilwoman Tina Ward-Pugh announced her retirement last December, it set off a civic response the likes of which is rarely seen.

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