Vince Tyra helping Louisville athletics recover from scandal

CLOSE University of Louisville athletic director sits down with our reporter to discuss budgets and management style. Jeff Faughender, Louisville Courier Journal By temperament and training, Vince Tyra is prepared for trouble. He has experience, after all, as a relief pitcher. “When I came out of the bullpen, I didn’t really care how (runners) got on base,” the University of Louisville’s athletic director said. “I just had to get the guy out in front of me. I was just focused…

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L&N Federal Credit Union donates to Louisville athletics

CLOSE There may not be a team in college baseball that’s playing better than Louisville right now Dominique Yates, Louisville Courier Journal Louisville athletics received a significant financial gift this week when L&N Federal Credit Union donated $2 million to upcoming projects.  The money will be invested in the Cardinals’ “Next Step Fund,” which is earmarked for improvements with capital projects and other facets that impact athletes. Cardinal Arena will be renamed L&N Federal Credit Union Arena and will…

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Apr 18, 2019 – Barometer Capital Management Inc. Buys Waste Connection…

Toronto, A6, based Investment company Barometer Capital Management Inc. buys Waste Connections Inc, Suncor Energy Inc, TransCanada Corp, Canadian National Railway Co, BCE Inc, Bank of Montreal, CGI Inc, Pembina Pipeline Corp, Royal Bank of Canada, American Tower Corp, Starbucks Corp, Franco-Nevada Corp, Honeywell International Inc, Kinder Morgan Inc, Mastercard Inc, Canadian Natural Resources, Visa Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, Hudbay Minerals Inc, New York Times Co, Valero Energy Corp, Costco Wholesale Corp, Thomson Reuters Corp, Fortis Inc, TransDigm Group…

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Track: Van Buren’s Standifird blossoms in football, track, overcomes h…

Garrett Standifird swears he used to be painfully shy. To see him now, though, working the floor over at Planet Fitness, you’d never know the Van Buren senior — throwing around one-liners like a seasoned pro — was ever bashful. “I usually just fill in for people and work three days a week,” Standifird said. “But lately, I’ve been working more — five days two weeks ago and four days last week.” What is unique to the Van Buren senior track…

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Burlington mayor’s address gives optimistic business-focused look | Lo…

BURLINGTON — The game is changing in Burlington, and the morphing outline of the city was optimistically broken down by Mayor Jeannie Hefty during her State of the City address Tuesday. “This year will be different,” Hefty said at the beginning of her remarks. “I have been approached by non-residents of Burlington mentioning that Burlington is becoming a destination point once again.” In 2017-18, much of the mayor’s focus was on establishing brand-new local businesses. Although they are still…

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Boys and Girls Club ready to open new Fort Wayne facility

The Boys and Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne will build a new facility at Fairfield Avenue and Pontiac Street. Copyright by WANE – All rights reserved The Boys and Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne will build a new facility at Fairfield Avenue and Pontiac Street. FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Boys and Girls Club of Fort Wayne is set to usher in a new era as leaders prepare to open a new facility.  City, community, business, and organization leaders…

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Charleston native gets some mileage out of Uber’s IPO filing | Busines…

A Charleston native whose family helped start the now-defunct Piggly Wiggly Carolina supermarket chain can claim a footnote in perhaps the most hotly anticipated IPO of the year. Former federal prosecutor Scott Schools is named in Uber Technologies Inc.’s registration statement as a key member of the revamped senior management team under CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. “These executives have significantly strengthened our workplace practices and culture,” according to the initial public offering document filed last week with the Securities and…

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Make the most out of Tax Day with these great freebies and deals – Sto…

Monday, April 15, 2019 is “Tax Day,” the deadline for filing individual tax returns to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  Monday, April 15, 2019 is “Tax Day,” the deadline for filing individual tax returns to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  LOS ANGELES – There are countless things most people would rather be doing than filling out their taxes. Whether you’re screaming into your pillow because you owe Uncle Sam money, or he owes you, we can all agree on one thing: Everybody loves free stuff.  So stick it to the man and make…

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Want an insider’s way to play IPOs? This fund has had outsize success …

With thousands of actively managed mutual funds to choose from, it’s as difficult to be distinguished from the crowd as it is to beat the broad stock-market indexes. But the Federated Kaufmann Small Cap Fund has done both. In an interview, John Ettinger, one of the fund’s managers, described the Kaufmann team’s specialty — analyzing and participating in initial public offerings (IPOs), and often holding those positions for long periods. About half of the fund’s 179 stock positions as…

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Don’t miss out on the promos, freebies

We hope you’ve filed your taxes by now. The tax deadline is Monday, which can be a little stressful for some people who owe money or who have avoided the task. Either way, some restaurants and other companies feel your pain. That’s why they’re offering Tax Day specials, or, in some cases, freebies, to ease your woes. Read on for a full list of promotions, and remember: Many of these deals vary by location or they’re listed as “while supplies…

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