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Man arrested on multiple commercial burglaries

June 15, 2016  - A Georgetown man is charged in connection with multiple burglaries in Lexington. Investigators with the Lexington Police Department today charged Victor G.

Consumers: Beware of false firefighter donation request scam

Recently, the Lexington Fraternal Order of Firefighters and the Lexington Fire Department have been the subjects of a false donation request scam.

Police seek information in overnight shooting

June 9, 2016 - The Lexington Police Department is asking the public for any information related to a shooting that occurred early Thursday morning.

City Gallery announces latest exhibit “Beveled Edges: Printmaking in Kentucky”

The Downtown Arts Center’s City Gallery is featuring artists from across the Commonwealth in its latest exhibit, “Beveled Edges: Printmaking in Kentucky.” The exhibit will showcase several contemporary printmaking pieces from seven regional artists, and will run from June 10 –

Sustainable environment grants will enhance neighborhoods

Twenty-two local organizations were awarded Sustainable Environmental Grants totaling $70,684. The grants are designed to promote creative, collaborative projects that improve and protect the environmental health of Lexington’s neighborhoods.

Spring collection events successful

The spring events hosted by Lexington’s Division of Waste Management were a huge success. More than 2,400 vehicles came out for the Household Hazardous Waste Collection, the Paper Shred and the Mulch Giveaway. All events were free to the community.

Citizens urged to take advantage of CPR training offered by the Lexington Fire Dept.

Two Lexington firefighters who were attending an American Heart Association training conference recently ended up putting their CPR skills to use to save a heart attack victim who was also attending the conference.

Police make quick arrest in stabbing case

Investigators with the Lexington Police Department have arrested Adrian L. Hicks, 34, in connection with a stabbing that occurred Saturday evening.  He is charged with Assault 1st.

Arrest made in multiple burglaries

June 3, 2016 - A Lexington man is under arrest in connection with multiple commercial and residential burglaries over the past month. Investigators with the Lexington Police Department charged Seth C.

Douglass to begin construction on a new playground

Douglass Park opened one of its birthday presents today … a design for a new playground. The park is 100 and a year-long celebration is underway, organized by a volunteer group, the Douglass Park Centennial Commission.