All posts by Patrick O'Dowd

Isaac Murphy Garden - 2

Groundbreaking for Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden Celebrates Unsung Hero of Kentucky Racing

It’s been a long road for the Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden but on Monday, July 14, 2014 ground was broken on the community park which will celebrate the memory of one of Kentucky’s most underrepresented stars, jockey Isaac Burns […]

Continue Reading...
lexington radio sign ace weekly magazine july 2014

(Lo) Power to the People: Lexington has a new radio station on the way (and a patron saint)

p4_josh nadzam

Josh Nadzam determined to replicate Manchester Bidwell in Lexington

By Patrick O'Dowd "It costs a lot of money to keep people poor. We spend $7 billion in Pennsylvania on welfare out of a $28 billion budget. What I

193VOL1_onfloor

North Limestone’s Institute 193 To Release Book Highlighting Gallery’s Southern Artists

On June 1, Lexington's Institute 193 will release a new book highlighting the work of some 18 artists that the North Limestone gallery has played host to since

lex_craft_beer2014

Craft Beer Week Spotlights Lexington’s New Love For Great Beer

By Patrick O'Dowd Summer is just around the corner and that means it’s time for beer. Of course—these days—it’s always time for beer in Lexington. The past few years have

04012014-1

Ride Sharing Service Lyft Launches In Lexington—Pink Mustaches And All

The ride sharing service known for its cars festooned with fuzzy, pink mustaches launched in 24 new urban markets including Lexington and Louisville April 24. Lyft, a service that

Screen Shot 2014-04-22 at 12.29.46 PM

Middle Fork Kitchen Bar: Lexington Food-Trucker Meets Kickstarter Goal For Distillery District Restaurant

The Lexington food-scene is about to get even better. This week, Mark Jensen and his crew from the well loved Fork in the Road Mobile Galley hit their $20,000

vis-awards-best-web-series

Lexington’s Girl Girl Scene up for Best Web Series at afterEllen

Lexington's Girl Girl Scene web series has  been nominated for Best Web Series on AfterEllen's Visibility Awards. Cast member Lauren Albert says, "Everyone is able to vote every hour

AceLexingtonDailyPhoto8242012_Chris_Offut

Ace’s Lexington Daily Photo 8.24.2012 “They Say It’s Your Birthday,” Chris Offutt

Ace's Lexington Daily Photo 8.24.2012 Photo by Patrick O'Dowd. Happy Birthday to Kentucky native, author Chris Offutt (Catch his screenwriting work on the upcoming season of HBO's  Treme.) Click here to read

the late Bill Doss in one of his final performances, at Pitchfork 2012

Bill Doss, The Olivia Tremor Control & The Apples in Stereo, Dies at 43

Raj's Pitchfork Interview with Bill Doss and The Olivia Tremor Control appears on page 14 of the 8.09.2012 issue of Ace. On July 30, 2012 Bill Doss, The Olivia Tremor



All contents © Ace Weekly, Lexington, KY. All rights reserved. No part of this service may be reproduced in any form without the express written permission of Ace Weekly, except that an individual may download and/or forward articles via email to a reasonable number of recipients for personal, non-commercial purposes.

Powered & Maintained by SunAnt Interactive