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March 14 is Pi’s day, but every day is ‘pie’ day! Celebrate with any of these Bluegrass faves

By Cameron M. Ludwick and Blair Thomas Hess Special to KyForward   Every year, March 14 is celebrated for its coincidental similarity to π, which, as any good student knows, equals 3.14 and is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter.   For the only time this century, this unique holiday coincidentally aligns with not two, but four numbers that follow the decimal point....

Illinois racer shares experiences about first Lex visit, Run the Bluegrass half-marathon

By Laura Sievert Special to KyForward   More than 4000 people ran through the beautiful Bluegrass last weekend in the third annual Run the Bluegrass half marathon. For many of these runners, this was their first real look at what Central Kentucky has to offer. One such runner was Laura Sievert from Quincy, IL. She’s been blogging about her adventures since 2011 on what she calls “the...