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Kentucky Health News: Celebrity suicides raise concerns; Kentucky rate higher than most states

“The suicides of fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain just days apart . . . have mental health professionals worried about the potential for what’s known as a ‘contagion’ effect, but at the same time they say media coverage may lead people to seek help,” Marek Mazurek and Laney Ruckstuhl report for The Boston Globe. Click to enlarge “Anytime there’s...

Lex What Wear: NYC Fashion Week fall
2014 has it all, from glamorous to basic

By Alex McLean KyForward columnist   While New York Fashion Week for fall 2014 ready-to-wear is still in progress, I’ve already started selecting my top collections. This season I’m a little all over the place. I like the glamorous gowns, but I also love the simple silhouettes with basic colors and concepts.   Below I’ve captured a few looks from my favorite collections thus far. Kate...

Lex What Wear: Fun, energized, inventive Kate Spade takes fashion week to new level

  Editor’s note: Our Alex, of Lex What Wear, has been taking New York Fashion Week by storm, reporting from her new New York City home. This is her final column covering NYFW, but check every Friday for her regular column on KyForward.   By Alex McLean KyForward columnist   Two Words: Kate Spade. She presented one of the most fun, energized and inventive fashion week collections...