Aging boomers fuel flurry of new senior living options

Central Kentucky is seeing growth in housing options for seniors. Why? Because the population is aging, and the traditional two-story house with basement is trying on aging joints and flagging energy. But how many can afford it?

Why get obsessed over who uses a bathroom?

From 1997 to 2002, the television show Ally McBeal portrayed a law firm where the titular character worked. One of the more innovative aspects of this law firm was that a unisex bathroom was the setting for more than a few dramatic moments.

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Fire causes heavy damage to house on Briar Hill

Lexington Battalion Chief Jim Nantz talks about an afternoon fire that heavily damaged a house at 3216 Briar Hill Road. A "mayday" was declared when a firefighter fell down the stairs. The firefighter was shaken up but remained at the fire.
Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com
Fire causes heavy damage to house on Briar Hill 01:42

Fire causes heavy damage to house on Briar Hill

Victor Espinoza likes Whitmore 00:51

Victor Espinoza likes Whitmore

Gun Runner, Creator comfortable at Churchill 02:12

Gun Runner, Creator comfortable at Churchill

Meet Satire, barn pony for Derby favorite Nyquist 01:04

Meet Satire, barn pony for Derby favorite Nyquist