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.
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.