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Why Kentucky Schools Should Prepare For Allergic Reactions

Why Kentucky Schools Should Prepare For Allergic Reactions

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

I speak for most parents when I say, when it comes to protecting our children, we are willing to do just about anything to ensure their safety. But do our schools do the same?

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Parklands At  Floyd’s Fork Hits A Major Milestone

Parklands At Floyd’s Fork Hits A Major Milestone

| October 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

21st Century Parks, Inc. achieved a new milestone: one million people have visited The Parklands of Floyds Fork since opening its first amenity in June of 2011.

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Halloween Is No Time For Food Allergy Scares

Halloween Is No Time For Food Allergy Scares

| October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the six million children with food allergies, haunted houses and spooky costumes aren’t the only scary parts of Halloween.

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23 Year-Old Louisville Entrepreneur Striving to Assist College-Bound Veterans

23 Year-Old Louisville Entrepreneur Striving to Assist College-Bound Veterans

| October 10, 2013 | 2 Comments

Six months ago, if someone were to ask me what the average graduation rate of veterans was, I would have most likely thrown out some random number and not have thought twice about it.

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It’s Time to Step Up

It’s Time to Step Up

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

What are the pressing problems that face all Americans?

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Record First-Year Class At UK Has Strong Showing From Jefferson County

Record First-Year Class At UK Has Strong Showing From Jefferson County

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

A record first-year class of more than 4,700 students at the University of Kentucky this fall includes nearly 680 from Louisville and Jefferson County, including some of the top scholarship winners at UK.

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The Large Cost of Justice

The Large Cost of Justice

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Not everyone has first-hand experience with juvenile crime, including us until about a year ago. Before we were given the opportunity to lend our expertise for a local start-up nonprofit, Restorative Justice Louisville, our experience was limited to stories we might have seen on the news.

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Making The Right Call

Making The Right Call

| September 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

They were once so problematic in school settings, teachers in Jefferson County would take them away from students.

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Pink Tie Ball Loses Volunteer In Tragic Accident

Pink Tie Ball Loses Volunteer In Tragic Accident

| September 5, 2013 | 2 Comments

For the past seven months, 30 year old Erin Miller gave endless hours to make sure this year’s Aug. 24 Pink Tie Ball was a tremendous success.

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Take A Seat At The Table

Take A Seat At The Table

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

While reading Sheryl Sandberg’s book Lean In, I was struck by a chapter titled, “Sit at the Table,” about the importance of women taking a seat among decision-makers.

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