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Seven small businesses win awards, honored as ‘Thoroughbreds’ by Commerce Lexington

Commerce Lexington Inc. and Forcht Bank will honor the “Thoroughbreds” of the small business community at the Salute to Small Business Awards Luncheon Friday, Sept. 20, at Keeneland Entertainment Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.   CLI began honoring the contributions that small businesses make to the local economy in 1986. In a press release about the 2013 event, small business owners...

United Way of the Bluegrass and Blue Grass Airport host 2nd annual 5K on the Runway

  United Way of the Bluegrass and Blue Grass Airport have partnered to host the second annual United Way 5K on the Runway, presented by BC Wood Properties on Saturday, June 15 at 8:00 AM.   Community sponsors include Bates Security, BB&T, APS Communications and Bluegrass PRIDE.   All are invited to participate in this year’s race on an updated, chip-timed course allowing the...