City in Kentucky
Lexington is a city in Kentucky. It’s known for horse farms and thoroughbred racetracks like Keeneland. The Kentucky Horse Park features the International Museum of the Horse, the Hall of Champions and many equine breeds. Ashland, the estate of 1800s politician Henry Clay, includes a mansion and formal garden. Clay is buried at the Lexington Cemetery, which has an arboretum, lakes and a Romanesque gatehouse.
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Lexington is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the county seat of Fayette County. By population, it is the 57th-largest city in the United States, ...
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Counties: Fayette
Established: 1782
ZIP codes: 40502–40517, 40522–40524, 40526, 40533, 40536, 40544, 40546, 40550, 40555, 40574–40583, 40588, 40591, 40...
Incorporated: 1831
Lexington is a vibrant city with Southern charm and hospitality. We honor our heritage of horses, bourbon and history. Traditional? Maybe. But boring? Never!
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You could say @livingart has going green down to a science! 💚 They were certified as a bronze #GreenCheckLex business in 2017 & upped their standing to gold in 2021. Their green efforts include an on-site rain garden & using reusable dishware. ➡…
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Crime Stoppers is offering up to $1,000 in cash for any information you provide that leads to an arrest! The best part about it is, you will remain 100% anonymous! You can reach us online at, calling 859-253-2020 or by downloading our P3 app!
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Stay safe for fall & winter holidays by protecting your family with flu shots &the COVID-19 vaccine! We have all the COVID-19 vaccines available by same-day appointment every Mon, Wed & Fri. Call 859-288-2483 to schedule and get your flu shot while here! #LexDoThis #LexingtonKy
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The Fayette County Board of Education November action meeting begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by the December planning work session at 6:30 p.m. You can watch the live stream on our YouTube channel:…
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Get ready for a pleasant, albeit cool early week. Warming Wed-Friday, then cooling again. Rain is far, far away. One last good effort at leaf raking, garden cleaning.
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Great news! The Garrard County Food Pantry has a new location after their old building was destroyed by a fire a few weeks ago. It’s about twice the size of the old space & this semi full of about 80,000 pounds of food donations will fill the new pantry.
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Lexington was founded in 1775, seventeen years before Kentucky became a state. William McConnell and a group of frontier explorers were camped at a natural ...
Lexington, Horse Capital of the World, is a vibrant city nestled in the heart of Kentucky's famed scenic Bluegrass Region. Just minutes from the center of ...
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