12:09 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

"Bourbonism" Having Major Impact on Business, Tourism in Kentucky's Largest City

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Angel's Envy, Michter's, and Evan Williams are just a few of the names highlighting Louisville's growing trade in bourbon.
The worldwide bourbon boom emanating from Kentucky has an increasingly Louisville address. At 120 N. 10th St., on the western edge of downtown, Corky Taylor is turning a former tobacco market and burlap bag factory into the Kentucky Peerless Distillery and visitor center.
9:43 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Report: NBA Franchise Doesn't Made Good Economic Sense for Louisville

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A new report concludes that the addition of an NBA team in Louisville wouldn’t make economic sense for Kentucky’s largest city. The report concludes a professional basketball team would add an estimated $2.4 million dollars to the local economy in the form of tax revenue and job creation. But that wouldn’t make up for the potential costs of luring a team to the city.

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