Author Archives: Staff

Lexington Burger Week: 36 Awesome $5 Burgers Coming to Town

On the Market in the Bluegrass: Unique Lexington homes for sale

Upcoming Home & Garden Events

Charter School Legislation Forum – Wednesday, March 9

Live music, theatre, art and other events

Registration Deadlines for the 2016 Shamrock Shuffle 3K Approach

Creative Lexington: Frank X Walker, Affrilachian Poet

Lockbox, the much anticipated 21C restaurant and bar, officially opens its doors

Hayes’ band director a finalist for Grammy Music Educator Award

Creative Lexington: Kelsey Van Tine, principal dancer for Kentucky Ballet Theatre

The Nest’s Reindeer Express program accepting donations for children’s winter wear and gift items

A Festivus for the Rest of Us: Breeders’ Cup Festival Events & Exhibits

Crave Lexington 2015: In photos

2015 Fall Entertainment Preview

Pete’s Properties: Southsider Real Estate Sales, Sept. 2015

LYPA now accepting nominations for emerging young leaders for its “Rising Stars” program

New Restaurant Roundup

Southsider’s Drink of the Month: PAMA Margarita

2015 Crave Lexington announces Full Music Lineup and Schedule

Pete’s Properties: Southsider Real Estate Sales May 2015

Spring and Summer 2015 Home & Garden Events

Scholarship fund established by the Kentucky Kernel to memorialize Jonathan Kreuger

Local Burning Ban set for Fayette County through Wednesday, April 1

Crave Lexington Announces New Venue and Dates for 2015

Fayette County School canceled for the rest of the week; school rezoning listening session rescheduled

Local writing center accepting applications from writers of various ages and skill levels

Pete’s Properties: Recent Residential Property Transactions – Southsider

Big Ass Fans seeks Kentucky’s “best and brightest” high school seniors for $10,000 scholarship, internship program

Pete’s Properties: Recent residential property transactions — Southsider

Local marching band to participate in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

“Food for Fines” program offers a chance to recompense outstanding parking meter violations

Pete’s Properties: Southsider Real Estate Sales November 2014

RECIPE: Jessica Van Houten’s Apple Almond Holiday Dressing

Drink of the Month: The Lincoln Avenue Cocktail

RECIPE: James Baker’s Fajita Steak with Black Beans and Rice

RECIPE: Chef Latrice Webster’s Southern Style Taco

Pete’s Properties: Southsider Real Estate Sales October 2014

Drink of the month: Triple Kiss

Pete’s Properties: Southsider Real Estate Sales September 2014

Pete’s Properties: Southsider Real Estate Sales – August 2014

Top Performing Neighborhoods in Lexington’s Southside

Southsider: 2013 Top Selling Homes

Ecton Park’s Eastern Little League baseball team advances all three age levels to state championship

Fund Established to Help Badly Burned Owner of Sav’s Grill; Goal Reached

Southsider Real Estate- June 2014

The Best (new) Summer Events in Lexington

2014 Summer Events Calendar

Crave Lexington

Well Crafted Festival

Moontower Music Festival

WUKY’s Phoenix Fridays

Harry Dean Stanton Fest

PlayThink Movement & Flow Festival

Best of Bluegrass

Down to Earth plant sale this Saturday and more upcoming garden events

Southsider Real Estate Sales – May 2014

Upcoming Nature & Garden Events

Registration now open for Bike Lexington 2014

Dreamland Skateparks Asking Community for Help

Lexington Catholic High School Breaks Guinness World Record

Southsider February and March 2014 Real Estate Sales

Great Kitchens of the Bluegrass

The Spring ‘Tonic’ Salad

Plans Set in Motion for a New Skatepark in Berry Hill Park

Smiley Pete’s Southsider Recent Real Estate Sales

New Stores Being Added to Fayette Mall As Construction Gets Underway

We Can Work It Out

LBAR announces $1.7 billion in 2013 residential sales

UK HealthCare plans to lease, renovate former Turfland Mall Dillard’s store

Neighborhood Sustainability Grants available

Lexington Catholic names Mark Perry new head football coach

AZUR hosting new sustainable food practices dinner series

Blue Stallion Brewing to begin regional distribution

Fire department installing free detectors for older and disabled citizens

Mellow Mushroom hosting benefit to help family of Alex Johnson

Polar vortex depletes blood supply

Tuesday waste and recycling collection cancelled

Global Lens film series returns to Lexington

Input sought on fan experience at Rupp Arena

New Year’s Eve Party Guide

GoodGiving unveils “golden ticket” to entice under-35 crowd

LBAR sales totaled over $120 million in November

GoodGiving Guide Challenge reaches $1 million goal, shows no sign of slowing down

Carnegie Center seeks applicants for Young Women Writers Project

GoodGiving Guide Challenge close to reaching $1 million goal

GoodGiving Guide passes $800,000 in donations

City holding public hearings on Time Warner Cable franchise

Living Arts and Science Center announces groundbreaking plans for expansion and renovation

Renovation at Beaumont Y will improve cardio and Kids Corner areas

2013 Smiley Pete Holiday Calendar

GoodGiving Guide Challenge reaches 75 percent of its goal

Veterans Park students helping pen pals in Philippines

Bankers’ Challenge puts $30,000 up for grabs with GoodGiving Challenge

GoodGiving Challenge pulls in over $400k in less than two weeks

Bourbon barrel art project rolling out one last time

Lexington ranked as a top city to open a food truck

Initiative underway for new Berry Hill skatepark

Gluten Free Lexington hosting fall fundraiser

GoodGiving Guide campaign raises over $250,000 in less than one week

Actors Guild opens 30th season with “King Lear”

Greece Is the Word

Leaf collection scheduled to start Nov. 18

GoodGiving Guide Challenge seeks to raise $1 Million

Trick or Treat postponed to Friday, Nov. 1

BRU Burger Bar opening in Beaumont

Local restaurants serving up special menus for Dine Lexington event

LBAR reports $143.9 million in real estate sales for September 2013

Jockey Calvin Borel unseated during Keeneland race

Lexington Farmers’ Market and Faith Feeds hosting Food Day donation drive

Azur partners opening new Cuban, Caribbean restaurant

Make plans for downtown traffic this Saturday

Dunbar violinist selected for national honors orchestra

Free mulch available next two Saturdays

Find Your Strike Zone

Sport-horse enthusiasts take the leap into Lexington

New Art in the Park program scheduled for Harrods Hill Park

India-focused festival this weekend at Moondance

Second phase of Brighton East Rail Trail opens

Beaumont neighborhood hosting community yard sale

They Came. They Saw. They CRAVE-d.

Keeneland’s Bucky the Bugler to Retire

Gallery Hop listings for Sept. 20

Public meeting set to discuss plans for Rupp Arena, Town Branch Commons

Versailles castle listed as most expensive property in the state

Good Giving Guide Challenge seeking business sponsors for 2013 campaign

Actors Guild announces shows for 30th season

Restaurant review: House Food & Wine

Southsider Magazine 2013 Fall Arts Preview

Crave: Lexington, Meet Your Makers

Alltech’s Lexington Brewing Company rolling out seasonal beers

Lexington named Kentucky’s eCity by Google

Beaumont teacher named French teacher of the year

Feedback sought on 2013 Comprehensive Plan update

Peter Millar opening Crown Shop at Keeneland Gift Shop

Public invited to take survey of transportation needs

LBAR announces $1 billion in regional real estate sales in July

Training program available for annual PTA 5K, Kids Marathon

Lexington Green celebrating grand reopening

Artists to hold rally protesting potential I-75 Connector

Seven Dunbar students earn perfect ACT score

Sayre grad, Beaumont neighbor wins best high school graduation speech

Art Fair Expected to Bring Tens of Thousands to Woodland Park

Last call for Crave home chef competition

Alltech launches production of canned beers

Health department releases mosquito-spraying schedule for August

WRFL announces full 2013 Boomslang Lineup

Biggest Movers: Southsider

Valley View Ferry resumes weekend service

Restaurant Week showcases Lexington as culinary destination

Tates Creek student named International Young Achiever of the Year

Keeneland Concours d’Elegance celebrates 50 Years of Mustang

Two Kentucky Theatre fundraisers scheduled for end of July

Free mulch is available next two Saturdays

Home chef competition and other events are appetizers to Crave Lexington food festival

At Home, off the Court

Local Characters

Fourth of July Festival events schedule

Transportation cabinet releases new zones for potential I-75 Connector

Beaumont Middle earns another World Fit Walk national title

New climbing wall installed at Shillito Park

Walkers sought for Lexington Walk for Wishes

City fire and police officials plan to enforce new fireworks ordinance

Valley View Ferry cutting weekend service

Public meeting on Brannon Road improvements scheduled

Concours Maserati Mingle revved up for this weekend

Volunteers Needed for Multi-State River Cleanup

Lexington photographer’s work exhibited at Smithsonian museum

Insight Communications to transition to Time Warner Cable

Participants sought for Lexington Great American Pie Contest

LBAR announces $143 million in Bluegrass real estate sales for April 2013

2013 Southsider Magazine Summer Entertainment Guide

Jessie Clark boys run down state track-and-field championship

Stormwater grants available for businesses, schools, churches and other institutions

Lineup announced for first-ever Best of Bluegrass festival

Stonewall Center second location for Bluegrass Farmers Market

Media outlets partner with American Red Cross for KENTUCKY CARES: Oklahoma Tornado Relief

Groundbreaking planned for LASC expansion

Food Truck Work Group agrees on pilot program

Inaugural craft beer week on tap

Southside yard sales scheduled in May

Big Band & Jazz returning to Moondance amphitheater

Sustainability Grants awarded to local groups

Meeting scheduled to promote cycling

Temporary public art initiative planned for CentrePointe

Smithsonian Channel filming episode about Kentucky, from above

Dunbar’s marching band picked for Macy’s parade

Bike Lexington events beginning in May

Actors Guild, KBC hosting first-ever Zombie Blood Drive

LBAR Announces $306 Million in Sales for Q1

Double Crossover Diamond nabs third major design award

Dunbar team heading to D.C. for National Science Bowl

Fayette students qualify for national FBLA competition

Friends for Skateparks hosting 1-mile fun ride to promote action sports facilities

Mayor proposes budget for 2013 – 14

Lexington Area MPO seeking public input on Transportation Improvement Program

Corridors Neighborhood Match Grants program accepting applications

City to treat significant ash trees for Emerald Ash Borer

KU, LFUCG partner to replace trees on Man O’ War

Lexington Farmers’ Market opening 38th season with expanded mid-week options

Hisle Park chosen for 15th anniversary of Reforest the Bluegrass

Room for a Redo

Register your business for Bike Lexington Commuter Challenge

Kentucky Bourbon Trail listed as top 10 spring destination

Student environmental group keeping thousands of water bottles from landfill

Thursday Night Live gets an early start in April

Downtown trash cleanup scheduled for April

Traffic report: March 22 – 31

Dunbar, Tates Creek shine in 2013 Governor’s Cup

Jessie Clark teacher named JA teacher of the year

Archery tournament draws hundreds of students

First leg of Bluegrass Trifecta Race Series this weekend

Under new cleanup efforts, police can now issue civil litter citations

Robinwood hosting third annual neighborhood meeting

PVA website now offers commercial property reports

Traffic report shows top collision-prone areas

Next Rose of Kentucky to be selected at Rose Ball

Still Truckin’

Actors Guild production of “Seminar” opens this weekend

Applications sought for 2013 Sustainability Grants

Vote Lexington in support of CitizenLex

Dunbar wins Region 11 Governor’s Cup

LAMA and LexArts partner to bring live music to Gallery Hop

Dunbar takes title at national cheerleading championships

Double Crossover Diamond receives more accolades

LASC’s H’Artful of Fun this weekend

Lacrosse association forming league for girls

National organization partners with Smiley Pete for online fundraising

Town Branch Commons would transform downtown Lexington

Registration open for Western Little League

Dunbar wins district Governor’s Cup competition

Vote Set for Monday on Design for Town Branch Commons

First class of authors inducted into Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame

Beaumont Middle School wins district Governor’s Cup

Spirit Fingers: Smiley Pete skippers receive prestigious community award

Q&A with Jennifer Mossotti: New Councilmember for the 9th District

Q&A with Harry Clarke: New 10th District Councilmember

Mayor Gray makes new appointments to staff

AGL’s “RED” opening next week

LBAR announces $1.4 billion in Bluegrass real estate sales in 2012

International equine charity selects Lexington for US headquarters

West Sixth Brewing to begin canning second brew

Public hearing on FCPS District Facilities Plan rescheduled

Keeneland January sales already exceed last year’s total

Local high school performers named KMEA all-state musicians

Urban Mountain Challenge ascent begins Jan. 26

New Citizen’s Fire Academy starts in February

More FCPS teachers earn national certification

New district councilmembers take office Jan. 6

GoodGiving Guide Meets, far Exceeds $30K Knight Challenge Grant

TCHS dance team donates tips to Komen

“Treecycle” after the holidays

Take advantage of upcoming GoodGiving Guide challenges

Lexington Area MPO seeking public input on Participation Plan

Beaumont prevails in quick-recall blue division tournament

Jessie Clark sending two teams to state robotics contest

Lexington named a top city for young people

Lexington Catholic High School launching new learning enhancement center

YMCA Reindeer Ramble 5K Run/Walk Raises Money to Send Kids to Summer Camp

Broadway Buddies program introduces local youth to theatrical experience

Seton recognized as Blue Ribbon school

Lafayette School Band preparing for Rose Parade in Pasadena

Dunbar senior a regional finalist in Siemens research competition

Red Barn Radio brings Appalachian Christmas show to UK Hospital

Smiley Pete launches, a new website dedicated to local arts, culture and entertainment

Recycle Thanksgiving cooking oil at the Gobble Grease Toss

Leaf collection program beginning Nov. 26

Tates Creek girls win soccer championship, Dunbar runner-up in boys’ tournament

Lexington Catholic High School hosting hunger awareness event

Lexington named finalist in Mayors Challenge, eligible for $5 million grand prize

Lafayette High School marching band takes state

GoodGiving Guide Challenge 2012 up and running

Rosa Parks Elementary earns national award for student performance

City officials celebrate completion of first phase of Clays Mill Road widening project

Sahara included on Urbanspoon’s list of most popular cheap eats

Tates Creek students partner with FoodChain on aquaponics project

Lexington’s second skatepark opening in Kirklevington Park

Good Foods celebrates 40th anniversary through October

Komen Race for the Cure this weekend

Haunted trail donating portion of ticket sales to area high school

Hot Mama boutique opening in Lexington Green

EcoART grant winners announced

Elk Creek’s Tayshaun Prince wine bottle release to benefit child nutrition program

Double Crossover Diamond finalist in national transportation contest

Lexington’s first mountain bike trail opens at Veterans Park

Dunbar students named National Merit semifinalists

Moon Festival a celebration of Chinese-American culture

Free parking coming to an end for city government offices

City seeking public input on sanitary sewer improvement plans

2012 Fall Arts Preview

Run for the Fallen honors service members

Homelessness commission seeking public input

PFLAG receives funding for support programs

Film league seeking submissions for music video screening

Southsider: Biggest Movers

Division of Planning seeking input for 2012 Comprehensive Plan

Lexington residents needed for historic cancer research effort

Local arborist raising money to cycle 550 miles for tree research

Double Crossover Diamond wins national transportation award

Lexington Fairness program offers tools to help prevent bullying in Fayette Co. schools

Division of Waste Management giving away mulch