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Person killed by drunk motorist on Griffiths Avenue at 25th Street

On Sunday, December 6 around 4:00a.m., Charles Ballard, 26, hit and killed Cory Starrett, 24, while driving drunk on Griffiths Avenue at 25th Street...

Canine Urbanism: As the Artist Row Project rehabs Portland’s housing stock,...

Louisville's Portland neighborhood is going to the dogs—and that's a good thing, according to Gill Holland, one part of the Artist Row Portland (ARP), a...

This boarded-up apartment building in Portland is covered in colorful glass—and...

Way down at the end of Main Street where it dead ends into a rail yard, there's an apartment building like no other in...

This flower garden blooming on a once-vacant lot could usher in...

A year ago, the Metro Louisville launched "Lots of Possibility," a competition asking engaged citizens with an eye for redevelopment to re-imagine vacant lots around the...

Demo Watch: Here are 50 more buildings that are about to...

It's been 84 days since our last Demo Watch roundup, where we recounted a troubling number of shotgun houses meeting the wrecking ball. Today's Demo...

No vacant property is an island: Geographies of vacancy in Louisville...

The last several years of local politics in Louisville have seen a dramatic increase in the attention paid to the West End. From the...

Louisville’s first Pecha Kucha Night of 2015 tackles all things food...

Next Tuesday, April 14, whet your appetite for all things food at Pecha Kucha Night (PKN) Louisville, the first of the year. The rapid-fire presentation...

#LouCityReads: Data scientists use Twitter to study Louisville’s Ninth Street Divide

In this information age, we live in a data-saturated society. But data scientists Taylor Shelton, Ate Poorthuis, and Matthew Zook will be the first...

How an elevated rail line along the Ohio River could help...

Stimulating economic vitality and advancing the Louisville region’s quality of life must be the ultimate goal of the transportation strategy behind Move Louisville, Mayor Greg Fischer's...