LOUISVILLE, KY – UPS announced Thursday it has reached a tentative agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (Teamsters) on two, new five-year contracts in the small package and freight business units.
FRANKFORT, KY – Governor Steve Beshear announced Thursday that Kentucky will again take part in a national prescription drug take-back program to safely dispose of unused, unneeded or expired medications.
LOUISVILLE, KY — The U.S. Postal Service is once again offering limited edition commemorative envelopes and special postmarks created by Ingrid Design to celebrate the running of the 139th Kentucky Oaks and Derby.
Submitted by Ali Hammond on Thursday, April 25th, 4:00 pm
From Chris Wooten
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - At Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer's request, the Center for Interfaith Relations is hosting a special Festival of Faiths to help prepare the community for His Holiness the Dalai Lama's visit to Louisville. Now in its 18th year, the Festival of Faiths is an event that celebrates the religious diversity of our community, promotes unity and strengthens the role of faith in society. Sacred Silence: Pathway to Compassion is the theme for the May 2013 Festival of Faiths, which will take place May 14-19 at Actors Theatre of Louisville and the Galt House Hotel.
Submitted by Ali Hammond on Thursday, April 25th, 3:44 pm
From The Fresh Market
LOUISVILLE, KY - The Fresh Market is proud to become a national partner of Share Our Strength’s No KidHungry campaign beginning this spring. Through the sale of a special reusable shopping bag designed by children during the company’s inaugural “Design Our Bag Challenge,” along with a spring in-store promotion at its 131 stores nationwide, The Fresh Market will raise funds and awareness for No Kid Hungry starting this May.
Submitted by Ali Hammond on Thursday, April 25th, 3:21 pm
LOUISVILLE, KY – The Kentucky Derby Festival’s U.S. Bank Great BalloonFest, with five hot-air balloon events, lifts off this Thursday, April 25, and runs through Saturday, April 27. New this year, the balloon crews will compete in the first-ever U.S. Bank Great Balloon Crew Challenge at 5 p.m. on Thursday at Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville.