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Best-selling author Bruckheimer Named to National Trust for Historic Preservation Board of Trustees

WASHINGTON — The National Trust for Historic Preservation has announced that Linda Bruckheimer, an American novelist, photographer, entrepreneur and preservationist, has been elected to the National Trust’s Board of Trustees. New trustees were elected during the opening plenary of this year’s PastForward National Preservation Conference in Chicago. Bruckheimer, a two-time bestselling author,...

Linda Bruckheimer photo exhibit opens July 9 at John James Audubon State Park

John James Audubon State Park will host the opening of a photo exhibit by Linda Bruckheimer on July 9. The exhibit, “Kentucky Unseen: Roadside Views of the Bluegrass,” features photographs of Kentucky viewed from winding country roads. It was inspired by a trip that Bruckheimer took with her mother along Route 66 from Kentucky to Hollywood. A Linda Bruckheimer photograph from the exhibit (Photo...

‘The Race is On’ exhibit to be featured at My Old Kentucky Home State Park beginning April 15

Kentucky horse racing traditions are alive and well at My Old Kentucky Home State Park during April and May. The park will feature “The Race is On” exhibit from April 15 to May 31, perfect for Kentuckians and their guests. Jockey silks will be on display from Kentucky’s winningest horse farms, along with a sparkling collection of original coin-silver family julep cups in addition to the recipe...

Kentucky photographer and Hollywood wife shares her pics with state parks foundation

Natural Bridge State Park is one of the 49 helped by the work of the Kentucky State Park Foundation. (Photo from KSPF)   The Kentucky State Parks Foundation wants to give you a gift in October. Renew or begin a membership with the foundation and receive benefits and a special offer.   Making a gift to the foundation in October will mean postcards or note cards featuring photographs by Kentucky...