Bardstown Council to Vote This Week on Smoking Ban

by Stephanie Crosby The Bardstown City Council votes this week on a second reading of a smoking ban that would apply to all public buildings and businesses there. Bardtown Mayor Dick Heaton cast the deciding vote two weeks ago at the ordinance’s first reading. The council was split three-to-three. Assistant City Administrator Larry Green says… Continue reading Bardstown Council to Vote This Week on Smoking Ban

Plein Air Artists Paint at More Events in the Region

As summer turns to autumn, light and color change and scores of artists are turning out for events throughout the region to document it. Many are part of a resurgence of what is known as plein air painting. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. The French Impressionists started plein air painting, which comes from the French term… Continue reading Plein Air Artists Paint at More Events in the Region

Historic Preservationists Gather This Week in Bardstown

Kentucky Historic Preservation officers will flock to Bardstown later this week for an industry conference. Held every two years, the conference is also open to those who aren’t in the industry and just want to learn about the process of gaining historic preservation status. Kentucky Heritage Council Acting Executive Director Mark Dennon says the Bluegrass… Continue reading Historic Preservationists Gather This Week in Bardstown