highlands http://wfpl.org en Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Highlands Area http://wfpl.org/post/boil-water-advisory-lifted-highlands-area <p>The boil water advisory for parts of the Highlands following a water main break has been lifted.</p><p>The Louisville Water Co. adds:</p><blockquote><p>Please note, if your refrigerator has an automatic ice machine, allow the receptacle to fill twice and discard the ice. If you have a chilled water line on your refrigerator door, allow it to run for approximately one minute before using the water.</p></blockquote><p>The water company said quality tests confirmed that the water from taps is safe to drink.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 18:22:13 +0000 Joseph Lord 9217 at http://wfpl.org Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Highlands Area Watch: Main Break Turns Baxter Avenue Into a River http://wfpl.org/post/watch-main-break-turns-baxter-avenue-river <p><strong>Update 2:22 p.m. Friday: <a href="/post/boil-water-advisory-lifted-highlands-area">Boil Water Advisory Lifted &nbsp;</a></strong></p><p><strong>Update 9:45 a.m. Friday:</strong> The Louisville Water Co. expects the<a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=baxter+avenue+and+eastern+parkway+louisville+ky&amp;hl=en&amp;sll=38.228981,-85.71531&amp;sspn=0.006877,0.00677&amp;t=h&amp;hnear=Eastern+Pkwy+%26+Baxter+Ave,+Louisville,+Kentucky&amp;z=16"> Eastern Parkway/Baxter Avenue </a>intersection to be closed through the weekend. Here's more:</p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:42:39 +0000 Joseph Lord 9210 at http://wfpl.org Watch: Main Break Turns Baxter Avenue Into a River The Highlander Newspaper Is Closing http://wfpl.org/post/highlander-newspaper-closing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Another Louisville print publication is closing.</span></p><p><a href="http://thehighlanderonline.com/">The Highlander</a>, a free monthly paper available in neighborhoods in and around its namesake, will cease publication this week.</p><p>In a letter, editor and publisher Mary Jean Kirtley writes "we can no longer continue due to a lack of ad revenue and other resources. The January issue (now out) is our last."</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 20:02:40 +0000 Gabe Bullard 8388 at http://wfpl.org The Highlander Newspaper Is Closing Photos | What the 2013 Louisville Zombie Attack Looked Like http://wfpl.org/post/photos-what-2013-louisville-zombie-attack-looked <p>The Highlands area was invaded Thursday night by zombies—an Aug. 29th tradition dating back to 2005. Here's what the 2013 Louisville Zombie Attack looked like. Photos by Gabe Bullard.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 10:47:21 +0000 Staff 6659 at http://wfpl.org Photos | What the 2013 Louisville Zombie Attack Looked Like Five Movies to Get You in the Mood for Louisville Zombie Attack http://wfpl.org/post/five-movies-get-you-mood-louisville-zombie-attack <p>The Louisville Zombie Attack is lurching around the corner.&nbsp;</p><p>Suppose you are interested in dressing up as the undead and walking Thursday night in the Zombie Attack—or you are interested in watching, or you at least enjoy scary movies.</p><p>For you, here's a list of five movies to inspire you. The list and comments come from Lyndi Lou, the Louisville tattoo artist and co-founder of the Louisville Zombie Attack.</p><p></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Night of the Living Dead”/”Dawn of the Dead”/”Day of the Dead”</span></strong></p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 20:37:59 +0000 Joseph Lord 6639 at http://wfpl.org Five Movies to Get You in the Mood for Louisville Zombie Attack Longtime Family-Run Burger's Market Closing http://wfpl.org/post/longtime-family-run-burgers-market-closing <p>Decades of Burger family tradition ends in a few months.</p><p>“For 40 years, one of us has opened the store, one of us has closed it,” Tony Burger says.&nbsp;</p><p>He's talking about Burger's Market,the small, family-run grocery that stands across from the Louisville Collegiate School. It's something of a landmark for commuters on Grinstead Drive.</p><p>Burger's Market closes in March.</p> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 18:01:24 +0000 Gabe Bullard 3227 at http://wfpl.org Longtime Family-Run Burger's Market Closing