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ACLU-KY voter registration campaign underway to register Kentuckians with past felony convictions

The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky (ACLU-KY) has launched the most expansive voter registration and engagement campaign in its history. A total of 175,000 Kentuckians with past felony convictions had their voting rights restored by executive order in December 2019. While these Kentuckians’ voting rights were automatically restored, they still must register to vote if they want to participate...

Explore the world from the comfort of your home — AAA introduces virtual travel events

While our new normal may mean trips postponed and plans deferred as travelers stay at home to protect personal and public health, AAA is offering a new way to explore the world from the comfort of your home with the click of a mouse, or the tap of a phone or tablet. AAA Travel’s Virtual Event series is a free online program, open to the public and a great escape from the realities of the COVID-19...

Registration for UK’s CSA Project opens Jan. 24; CSA vouchers offered to eligible UK employees

By Carol Lea Spence University of Kentucky Registration for the 2020 season of the University of Kentucky’s Community Supported Agriculture Project opens Jan. 24. All UK faculty, staff and students are eligible to enroll in the program, which provides members with fresh produce from May 21 through Oct. 15 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified organic farming unit of the UK Horticulture...

Fayette County Public Schools' first window for 2015 – 2016 registration opens Feb. 3

  By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward   The first registration window for the 2015-2016 academic year in Fayette County Public Schools runs Feb. 3-26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays, plus 5 to 7 p.m. on Feb. 4. (If schools are closed because of bad weather, then registration is canceled as well.) As of Aug. 1, 2015, Kentucky law will require children between 6 and 18 years old to attend...