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Preservation Louisville Talks Historic Buildings

Preservation Louisville announced their annual list of the 10 Most Endangered Historic Structures last week and added a new list to celebrate Louisville's Top...

Old Carnegie Branch Library Sitting Covered In Weeds

The old Jefferson Branch of the Louisville Free Public Library is one of the original nine Carnegie libraries in Louisville. Built in 1912 and...

Demo Watch: Burned Broadway Rectory Razed

Another historic building at Broadway between 13th and 14th Streets has been torn down. Located on the border between the Russell and California neighborhoods,...

What If The West End Were The Green End?

Big plans in Chicago for solar energy got us thinking about Louisville. TreeHugger reported today that Chicago's South Side is installing the largest urban solar...

BS Neighborhood Derby: Round I Ends In Drama, Titans Square Off...

Round I of the BS Neighborhood Derby 2009 has officially been decided, and the final two battles went out with a bang. In all,...

BS Neighborhood Derby: Final Round 1 Match-Ups Begin

Congratulations go to Germantown, Schnitzelburg, Paristown and Crescent Hill, Clifton, Clifton Heights for winning epic BS Neighborhood Derby Round One battles (Official results below). These...

Wall Of Building Under Demolition Collapses Onto 18th Street

A large brick warehouse building on the corner of West Main Street and 18th Street under demolition had a little help from the forces...

Is There A Building Behind That Facade?

Last week we told you about several historic 19th century row-buildings that suffered a roof collapse and are now slated for demolition. Then, we...

Demo Watch: West Market Street Buildings Partially Collapse, To Be Demolished

Two historic commercial buildings at the corner of West Market Street and 20th Street are slated for emergency demolition after a portion of the...