Louisville, KYwdrb.com

Roots 101 African American Museum opens at new location in downtown Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An African American history museum has a new home in downtown Louisville. Roots 101 African American Museum opened Saturday at its new location on North First Street near Whiskey Row. Making the move from its old Main Street location, the museum has nearly 11,000 square feet to house art and historical artifacts from Louisville and around the world.
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Louisville, KYpopcultblog.com

Sunday Evening Video: WonderFest 2021

This is a quick, unplanned, glimpse at part of the model contest entries, recorded June 5, 2021 at WonderFest USA in Louisville, Kentucky. For a few moments, while I was taking photos of the model contest entries at WonderFest last weekend, I handed the Zi8 camera to Melanie, who shot brief clips before she had to depart to get in line to get some stuff signed by Greg Nicotero.
Louisville, KYdallasposttrib.com

Documentary celebrates Muhammad Ali 5 years after his death

– The hearse carrying the body of Muhammad Ali passes in front of his boyhood home, top center, during his funeral procession in Louisville, Ky., in this Friday, June 10, 2016, file photo. Five years after his death, residents, as well as Ali’s daughter, Rasheda Ali, look back at the legacy of the boxer and the ways the people of Louisville have come together since his passing. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File) FILE.
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Drawing the world, one photo at a time

After a hiatus due to the pandemic, a group of local artists has resumed its monthly creative meet-ups and invites people of all skill levels to join in an international art movement connecting communities from across the world. The Urban Sketchers Jeffersonville started in mid-2019 and after the halt due...
Louisville, KYsdvoice.info

FILM REVIEW: City of Ali

Can we ever get enough of Muhammad Ali? No! And so, another documentary about him is automatically good news on some level. Particularly during these troubled times when stirring up memories of “The Greatest” can connect us back to the best in humanity. First-time director Graham Shelby and producer Jonathan...
Shepherdsville, KYPioneer News

History museum opens doors to public looking for the past

SHEPHERDSVILLE – The Bullitt County History Museum is once again looking toward the future. The museum remained closed during the bulk of the coronavirus pandemic in the past year. However, the doors were reopened as of June 1, and the museum hosted a soft opening event featuring a display of...
Clermont, KYwdrb.com

New art installation created in Bernheim Forest

CLERMONT, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is adding a new art installation to its forest Saturday. The "Spirit Nest," created by California artist and educator Jayson Fann, is described as a "part human-sized bird nest, part treehouse." The interactive piece is part of the forest's newly...