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Local News
12:30 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

What's Going on With Muhammad Ali's Boyhood Home in Louisville?

Muhammad Ali's boyhood home on Grand Avenue.
Credit Eleanor Hasken/LPM

Two years ago, Las Vegas real estate investor Jared Weiss purchased the boyhood home of Louisville boxing legend Muhammad Ali for $70,000. Weiss, an avid fan of Ali, bought the home with plans to transform it into a museum.

But in the years since, the Parkland house has been beaten and battered. Today, the paint continues to chip away and the roof looks to be caving in. Neighbors are hoping some change will come soon.

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Local News
1:40 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

Louisville Leaders Outline How Far Anti-Violence Efforts Have Come, Where They're Headed

Participants in Louisville's anti-violence efforts pose for a picture following the one-year progress report.

Louisville officials have outlined progress from its violence prevention work over the past year and have provided a number of long-term goals that include supporting ex-convicts and continuing to build partnerships around the city.

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