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Third annual CANstruction charity edible art exhibition set for Nov. 19 at Lexington Center

CANstruction, a charity art exhibition featuring structures made entirely out of full cans of food, will celebrate it’s third year in Lexington Nov. 19. The unique edible competition, sponsored by The American Institute of Architects East Kentucky Chapter (AIA EKC), will be held 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Lexington Center downtown and features five teams from Lexington’s top architectural...

EKU earns LEED Gold status from U.S. Green Building Council for phase 2 or Science Building

Eastern Kentucky University has been honored again for its commitment to environmental stewardship. University officials learned recently that Phase 2 of its Science Building, the largest such facility on any college campus in the Commonwealth, was granted LEED Gold status by the U.S. Green Building Council. (LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.) A ceremony will be held at...