Many of us at Kertis Creative have grown up exploring the mountains and towns of Appalachia, and many of our friends and family members—from West Virginia to Kentucky to North Carolina—call it home. It’s a complex, diverse region, with countless stories to hear and tell. This past Spring, we were thrilled to partner with the Appalachia Funders Network (AFN), a group of 80 grantmakers wor...

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Founded in 1955, the Kentucky chapter of the American Civil Liberties Unio...
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I recently had the privilege of returning to Western Kentucky University to be part of a panel of three professionals chosen to critique the graduating class' capstone projects. We were told the students had been working hard on their preparations and were quite nervous. Truth told, I was quite nervous as well. We sat in a large auditorium with a small crowd of students, faculty, and community folk...

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Mayan Café has been opening minds and exploring remarkable flavors for years in their East Market Street space. The simple dish that has become a beloved archetype for this sort of stunning re-imagining of old school ingredients is their Tok-sel Lima Beans. Are you lima-suspicious? Respectfully doubtful? You are forgiven for spending your days and nights politely looking the other way. Most of...

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