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Library board considers facade of new library designMurray Ledger & Times11/14/2019

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Truly an ArtThe LaRue County Herald News11/14/2019

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Event encourages parents of children with hearing impairments to come togetherTimes-Tribune11/13/2019

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Henderson library seeks donations to equip new additionThe Gleaner11/12/2019

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Library hosts annual veterans programThe Sentinel Echo11/12/2019

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The World’s Most Beautiful Libraries: Peabody LibraryThe Daily Beast11/12/2019

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Hancock County Library receives grantMessenger-Inquirer11/11/2019

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Official: New York Times' fallout affecting local tourismHouston Chronicle - Texas11/11/2019

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What’s Happening at the library: A classic Charlie Chaplin silent filmWinchester Sun11/11/2019

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Boone Early Childhood Fund Awards $82,000 in Grants to Local AgenciesThe River City News11/10/2019

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Jonathan Cullick, English professor at NKU joins Campbell County Public Library Board of TrusteesNKY Tribune11/10/2019

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Acosta to attend Kentucky Book Fair Nov. 16The State Journal11/8/2019

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Carpenter Foundation awarded for philanthropy contributionsNews-Democrat & Leader11/8/2019

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Learning doesn’t end when the bell rings. Support quality after-school programs.Lexington Herald-Leader11/8/2019

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National conference provides Boyle librarians with lots of knowledgeAdvocate-Messenger11/8/2019

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What's HappeningThe Daily Independent 11/8/2019

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Breaking down the Big Picture of Education: Focus on early literacy to set a child on the right courseNorthern Kentucky Tribune11/7/2019

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Library book sale FridayThe Paducah Sun11/7/2019

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Library has multiple programs centered on helping veteransCentral Kentucky News-Journal11/7/2019

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New National Library Week materials and more from ALA GraphicsALA11/7/2019

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What to expect at this year’s NerdLouvia, Louisville’s tabletop gaming conventionLeo Weekly11/7/2019

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Why Libraries Have a Public Spirit That Most Museums LackHyperallergic11/7/2019

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Florida librarians: Here's why Citrus County was wrong to reject The New York TimesTallahassee Democrat - Florida11/6/2019

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Kids Voting NKY runs out of ballots at nearly every precinct as almost 5,000 children participateNorthern Kentucky Tribune11/6/2019

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ALA responds to county commission decision to deny digital access to New York Times in Citrus County public librariesALA11/5/2019

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Double lung transplant recipient talks about organ donationTimes-Tribune11/5/2019

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Greene to present lecture on Harlan’s 200 yearsHarlan Enterprise11/5/2019

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New Library Is a $41.5 Million Masterpiece. But About Those Stairs.The New York Times11/5/2019

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Woody and Chloe will visit libraryThe Outlook11/5/2019

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Expungement fair aims to give hope for a clean slateWPSD Local 611/4/2019

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Martin Foundation continues investment in early childhood educationMessenger Inquirer11/4/2019

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South Central Regional Library becomes a giant classroom filled with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and MathWDRB11/4/2019

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Woman gets arrest warrant for turning in library books 2 years lateWFLX - Michigan11/4/2019

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Book returns surge 240% after Chicago eliminates finesLexington Herald-Leader11/3/2019

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Library kiosk makes organ-donation registration easyArkansas Online11/3/2019

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Collections in BriefsAmerican Libraries Magazine11/1/2019

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From the Library with LoveAmerican Libraries11/1/2019

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Nontraditional Approaches to Reaching Local LeadersAmerican Libraries11/1/2019

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READING LIST: Quilts inspired by booksRichmond Register         11/1/2019

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Technology and how it has changed usRichmond Register11/1/2019

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Testing the SensesAmerican Libraries11/1/2019

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Title: Media Literacy in an Age of Fake NewsAmerican Libraries11/1/2019

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Goodnight Library staff meets author at conferenceFranklin Favorite10/31/2019

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Historic Ripley Holiday Market plannedThe Ledger Independent10/31/2019

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Late author Philip Roth left $2M to an N.J. library, report saysNJ – New Jersey10/31/2019

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Libraries to boycott publisher’s e-book policyLexington Herald-Leader10/31/2019

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Lincoln Co. Public Library set to kickoff Nov. eventsThe Interior Journal10/31/2019

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Phase two of demolition for new library space is complete, wall addition up nextThe News Democrat10/31/2019

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Library hosting Craft Fair Nov. 1-2The Messenger10/30/2019

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Star Wars live coming to the Daviess County LibraryMessenger-Inquirer10/30/2019

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Winners announced for library poster contestThe Times Tribune10/30/2019

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Determined to remove barriers and bolster circulation, many suburban libraries are forgiving late fines and extending due datesChicago Tribune – Illinois 10/29/2019

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Reaching the UninsuredAmerican Libraries10/29/2019

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Some library services are coming back to Fern Creek. Here's what to knowLouisville Courier Journal10/29/2019

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BCPL November calendar for adults includes honor a vet, visit from St. E Mammography Van, much moreNKY Tribune10/28/2019

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Bringing the Library to the PeopleAmerican Libraries10/28/2019

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Friends of Public Library integrates 1919 riot into annual Ghost TourTime Tribune10/28/2019

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Jojo Moyes' 'The Giver of Stars' Brings All of the Historical Drama You Could WantMarie Claire10/28/2019

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KentuckyWired data begins flowing in Louisville-to-Lexington-to-Cincinnati segmentThe Lane Report10/28/2019

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What’s Happening at the Library: A Halloween poemWinchester Sun10/28/2019

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Scary good time at Corbin LibraryThe Mountain Advocate10/26/2019

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The Empire Strikes BarrThe News Enterprise10/26/2019

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'The heart of any town'The Times Leader10/26/2019

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MCC Adult Education to visit Central City Public LibrarySurfKy10/25/2019
Scottsville children donned their best costumes for Halloween paradeWNKY10/25/2019

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2020 Kentucky Census Quilt to be showcased at libraries throughout the CommonwealthThe Lane Report10/24/2019

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Kentucky's Wendell Berry is awarded inaugural Carl West Literary AwardThe State Journal10/24/2019

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New ALA Report Cites Abusive Pricing, Denial and Delay of Sales to Libraries by Major PublishersAmerican Libraries 10/24/2019

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Princeton library set to mark 90th anniversaryPaducah Sun10/24/2019

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Animals at the LaRue County LibraryLaRue County Herald News10/23/2019

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Busy couple months shaping up at libraryMadisonville Messenger 10/23/2019

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Friends of Libraries Week continues at Henry County Public LibraryHenry County Local10/23/2019

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Friends of McCracken County Public Library host book saleKSVF12 Paducah 10/23/2019

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Kentucky Shakespeare and Louisville Free Public Library Partner To Bring Education Program Throughout Metro AreaBroadwayWorld10/23/2019

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Library hosts Google workshopsFloyd County Chronicle10/23/2019

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Page to Stage Palooza featuring Aesop’s FablesThe Morehead News10/23/2019
RUMBLE Will Rock Maysville in NovemberMaysville Ledger Independent10/23/2019

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