Russian threats creating missile defense jobs in Louisville

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August 17, 2016 0

A Louisville-made Raytheon SeaRAM missile defense system. | Photo by Boris Ladwig.

Russia’s annexation of Crimea and its ongoing conflict with Ukraine are helping to create high-paying jobs in Louisville. Raytheon plans to add about 100 jobs, including engineers, to its South Louisville facility, which designs and builds weapons systems used by the U.S. Navy and its allies. The company and military officials on Tuesday unveiled a SeaRAM anti-ship […]

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A behind-the scenes look at GE Appliances’ luxury line

August 17, 2016 0

Monogram GM Michael Mahan shows off the luxury line's French door wall oven. | Photo by Boris Ladwig.

Among the massive, drab and noisy manufacturing plants at Appliance Park on Buechel Bank Road, a small structure provides for some moments of zen: Light brown wood covers the walls. Water sprinkles nearby. Paintings battle for attention with a Dale Chihuly-like sculpture. The setup evokes excellence, class and sophistication. And that’s the point: The Monogram […]

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Walking into Office Environment Company is like walking into a bright future-office

August 17, 2016 0

Kelly and Tricia Burke (left) enjoy the dynamic, highly adjustable Haworth Fern chair with Bruce Palmer-Bell (right), Business Development Manager with Haworth.

Meticulously designed Haworth chairs in on-trend colors stand out among the smooth whites, grays, and neutrals of multifunctional workstations throughout the massive showroom. There is a sense of warmth and calm under thoughtfully arranged lighting that compliments the ambient sunlight. Office Environment Company is family-owned and has been serving the Louisville area for more than […]

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Jewish Hospital explains guiding principles, recent feats and new initiatives

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Jewish Hospital was founded in Louisville in 1903 under the guiding principle of tikkun olam, an ancient Hebrew phrase that means “healing of the world.” “According to the Bible, it refers to Jews as being charged to partner with God in mending this world that is not yet whole,” says Rabbi Dr. Nadia Siritsky, vice […]

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Mint Julep Tours & Transportation adding Muhammad Ali tour

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Courtesy of Mint Julep Tours

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer Monday unveiled a new website that includes an interactive map of 21 locations around the city that hold some significance in the life of Louisville’s greatest son Muhammad Ali. For those looking for something more structured than a self-guided tour, however, Louisville company Mint Julep Tour & Transportation plans to introduce […]

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