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Juvenile suspect charged in BB gun incident

On November 7th, just before 11:00 am, officers with the Lexington Police Department were made aware of an earlier assault occurring in the area of Walden Drive and Laredo Drive.

Lexington Parking Authority will conduct "Food for Fines" Holiday Program

The Lexington Parking Authority will once offer the nationally recognized "Food for Fines" canned food drive from Monday, Nov. 19 through Friday, Dec. 14. All canned food donations will be donated to God's Pantry Food Bank.

Streets & Roads a step ahead with autism awareness training

How autism awareness training is helping Streets & Roads be more inclusive and better prepared for interacting with Lexington residents.

Senior Center to host free workshop on new tax laws, charitable giving

Lexington Senior Center is hosting a new workshop, “New Tax Laws, Charitable Giving and You: Simple Ways to Maximize Your Impact” on Tuesday, Nov. 6 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. at the Lexington Senior Center. 

Lexington Fraternal Order of Firefighters kick-off toy drive

Lexington’s Fraternal Order of Firefighters (FOF) is asking citizens to help make the holidays brighter for hundreds of Lexington kids by donating to the 88th Annual Toy Drive.

City invites residents to attend ‘Home Reimagined’ event Nov. 3

The City’s Aging and Disability Services Division is hosting a new, free event on housing needs and home modifications for Fayette County residents of any age. “Home Reimagined” will take place Saturday, Nov. 3 from 9 a.m. – noon at the Lexington Senior Center and pre-registration is not required.  

Trick-or-Treat moved to Tuesday

Safety is our first priority so, because of weather concerns, we are moving the time for Halloween trick-or-treating to 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, in Lexington, according to Susan Straub, Mayor’s Office spokeswoman.

Sanitary sewer cleanings, inspections October 29 – November 3

Citizens on the streets listed below may see vehicles, work crews, and small equipment. Work crews will be wearing reflective vests and appropriate identification. ALEXANDRIA DR ALLENRIDGE PT BYRD THURMAN DR CAMBRIDGE DR CREEKSIDE CT

Vote now to name the Lexington Police barn cats!

The pair of tabby cats was recently adopted by the Mounted Unit.

First Canine Companions for Independence® Facility Dog in Kentucky Joins CASA of Lexington

Matilda, a yellow Labrador, will assist handler Liz Noffsinger during her work with Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) children.