Amy Meier's Blog Posts

Check Out The Mayfest Arts Fair This Weekend

The start of the summer season can only mean one thing - the first art fairs are beginning to show up!At the Mayfest Arts Fair, you'll find an afternoon full of fun in this festival

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Restaurant Spotlight Sidelines Casual Dining

This is one of my personal favorites. My husband and I went to the new Sidelines restaurant in Richmond a while ago with our neighbors. With televisions lining the walls and UK fans

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Hillbilly Days 2017 Festival This Weekend

What's the second-largest festival in all of Kentucky?If you guessed the annual Hillbilly Days festival in Pikeville, then you'd be correct!...that's okay, I wouldn't have guessed it myself.

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Lexington Legends Season Begins Again This Thursday

It really was too bad about that UK loss to North Carolina in the Elite 8, wasn't it?Not to re-open an old wound - we're all still healing from it too. Next year, though, right? 2018 is definitely

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Osmanthus Fragrance Show This Friday Lets You Experience China In Lexington

Looking for something a little different to do this Friday evening?Then lucky for you, the UK Confucius Institute invites you to join them at 7 p.m. on Friday April 7 at the Singletary Center

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And The Seller Says 1090 Lakewood Drive

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Lexington ComicCon Reaches Record Breaking Numbers

Are you a fan of comics, toys, magazines, gaming, horror, anime, movies, art or music?Then there's something here for you at the Lexington Comic and Toy Convention. In 2016, the LCTC had

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Restaurant Spotlight The Local Taco

You've never had tacos like this before.Not far from University of Kentucky's campus is this unique little Mexican restaurant. The Local Taco has more than just your typical taco though -

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Attend The Lexington Ballet Production Of Romeo And Juliet This Weekend

What's considered the greatest love story of all time?Hint: Its name can be found in the title of this blog! If you guessed William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, you'd be correct. It's

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Top 5 Reasons To Buy Instead Of Rent

To buy or to rent - that is the question.Making the transition from renting to buying can be difficult for anyone.There are many factors to consider as to which is the better option for you.

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6 Things To Do In Lexington On A Cold Winter Day

There's no denying it - these last few days have been bitterly cold!As a person who lived in the deep South for many years, I still find it hard to get used to the cold Kentucky winters sometimes.

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Top 5 Restaurants In Richmond

The presence of high-quality restaurants is one of the best indicators of a city's prosperity. So it only makes sense that Richmond, Kentucky, the third-largest city in the Bluegrass,

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Possible New Youth Sports Complex For Lexington

Have you heard about the proposed youth sports complex that might become a part of Lexington, Kentucky?This possible sports complex would be on 130 acres and provide facilities for baseball,,

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And The Seller Says 310 South Alta Ave

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Triangle Park Downtown Ice Rink Now Open

A favorite of many locals, Triangle Park's ice rink is now open!This enchanting Downtown Lex attraction has been a Christmas tradition for years. Featuring Lexington's official Christmas tree, hot

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Beat The Crowds For Southern Lights 2016 By Going Early

The Southern Lights is probably one of my favorite Christmas-themed events that Lexington has to offer, but it has one downside - the wait lines!In one sense, it's not such a bad thing -

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Drive Thru Bethlehem Tonight At South Elkhorn Church

Looking for a quick, fun event to get you into the holiday spirit?Perhaps the best way to find the holiday spirit is to focus on the spiritual aspect of Christmas. Nowhere is this spiritual

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Top 6 Christmas Events In Lexington KY

It really is beginning to look a lot like Christmas!The temperatures are beginning to drop, snow is in the forecast, the first Christmas songs are beginning to hit the radio, and that can mean only

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2016 To 2017 UK Wildcats Basketball Schedule

Can you believe it's already almost Winter?In fact, it's only a month away. How can you tell? Football season is drawing to a close, Christmas is just around the corner, and the mornings are

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Tips To Keep From Gaining Weight This Holiday Season

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and you know what that means - tons of food.In fact, there are several fattening, food-centric holidays coming up within the next month -,

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Rupp Arena Celebrates 40 Years With Major Technology Upgrades

Rupp Arena, Lexington's favorite venue for monster truck rallies, concerts, and of course, college basketball games, is currently in the process of a $15 million technology upgrade to

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Top 5 Things To Do With Out Of Town Visitors In Lexington KY

We've all been there - you have out-of-town company, and you can't figure out what to do with them.It doesn't matter what city you're in, even a busy one like Lexington - it can sometimes be

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New Cinema Complex Near Rupp Arena In Lexington

Have you heard of the plans for the new cinema complex near Rupp Arena?After overcoming months of delays, the project, which was announced in March 2014, is now set to begin construction in summer

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Lexington Pizza Week Debuts Next Week

Who doesn't love pizza?It's filling, flavorful, and fun to eat! Pizza seems to be a universal crowd-pleaser in the United States - a fact that's easily recognized here in Lexington. There are so

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2016 Lexington Thriller And Halloween Parade This Weekend

The Thriller and Halloween Parade is, hands-down, one of the coolest events that Lexington puts on all year. Period. The annual Thriller Halloween Parade has been voted a

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Top Halloween Events In Lexington

Are you excited for Halloween?The holiday of ghosts, zombies, pumpkins, and of course, candy, is drawing near! Yet with busy schedules and stressful lives, it can be easy to forget to

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Upgrades To Lexington Pools Include Lazy River And New Slides

Following proposals in February of this year to upgrade Lexington's public swimming pools with two new aquatic centers, an indoor pool, and improvements to older pools, the Lexington

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Lexington Fright Nights 2016 Dates And Events

Are you searching for an event that will really get you into a Halloween mood?Look no further than Fright Nights, Lexington's premier haunted attraction. For years, Fright Nights has been terrifying

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Top 7 Things To Do Around Lexington For Fall Break

Fall Break is a very important time of the year for kids.Typically occurring in the month of October, Fall Break is the first extended break after several months of classes, and it's a crucial

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Big Blue Madness Tickets Available This Friday

It's that time of year again: University of Kentucky basketball season!With the change of seasons from summer to fall comes colder temperatures, colorful leaves, pumpkin spice lattes, and the

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Top 5 Fall Festivals Near Lexington

Did you know that Fall is consistently ranked as Americans' favorite season in polls?It's no wonder why. With pleasantly crisp temperatures, clear skies, and of course, the beautiful changing,

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2016 UK Wildcats Football Predictions

It's no secret: the Wildcats are in for an exciting football season this year.Nothing fuels the spirit of Lexington quite like a UK Athletics game. The fans of Lexington live, breathe, and

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And The Seller Says 238 North Third Street

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Georgetown Festival Of The Horse 2016 Dates And Events

The Festival of the Horse is one of the biggest events in Georgetown, Kentucky. Meant to honor the role of the horse in the history of Georgetown, this three day-long party will be returning

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And The Seller Says 115 Merganser Court

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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And The Seller Says 2012 Deerfield Lane

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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Woodland Art Fair Returns This Weekend To Lexington

No event (save for maybe UK basketball games) draws the massive crowds of people to Downtown Lexington like Woodland Art Fair does.With 200 artists showcasing their one-of-a

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Top 5 Upcoming Art Events In Lexington KY

Art is the important part of any prospering community.Whether you're an artist yourself or simply a fan, there's a lot to be learned by observing the product of an artist's handwork and devotion.

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New Playground For Douglass Park In Lexington

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Douglass Park of the Georgetown Street neighborhood, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray has announced plans for the installation of a brand new playground. 

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Crave Lexington Food Festival Coming This Weekend

One of Lexington's most anticipated summer festivals is returning this year, and it's sure to be just as big of a hit as always.Crave Lexington is a celebration of local flavors and foods, bringing

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Central Kentucky First Day Of School Dates And Information

The season of back-to-school is upon us.Though the weather may still say "summer," August in Kentucky is the time that summer break ends for many kids. However, with school supplies to be,

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Awesome Lexington Open House Sunday July 24th 2016

OPEN HOUSE: 3937 Weber Way, Lexington, KYQuick InfoWhere: 3937 Weber Way, Lexington, KY 40514When: 2 to 4 PMThis 1,223 square foot single family home located in the pleasant

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Top 5 Best Places In Lexington To Play Pokemon Go

By now, you've probably heard about the latest craze, Pokémon Go.The mobile app that's sweeping the world, Pokémon Go allows players to catch Pokémon, a type of friendly monster popularized

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Check Out Lexington Restaurant Week 2016 Menu

Following up from the success of Lexington Burger Week, Lexington Restaurant Week will be taking place this year July 21-July 30This popular community event draws people from all across Central

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Fountain Films On Friday Begins Tomorrow In Lexington

One of the best Lexington family activities is returning this summer - Fountain Films on Friday!Starting tomorrow, Friday, July 15, Triangle Park in downtown Lex will be transformed into a

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SummerFest 2016 Returns To Woodland Park

SummerFest, Lexington's annual outdoor theater experience, will be returning this year to its original home of Woodland Park. Put on by the Kentucky Conservatory Theatre, this,

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Lexington Burger Week Returns

Lexington Burger Week will be taking place once more on July 11-17, 2016. This is a popular local event where restaurants throughout the city offer exclusive, unique burgers for only $5

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4 Summer Theatre Productions In Lexington

Summer is one of the best times for local theatre productions.Maybe it's that performers have more time in the summer, maybe it's that people are more likely to go out and see a show when the

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Top 5 Family Events In Lexington KY

Looking for a way to beat summer boredom in Lexington, KY?Any parent knows the struggle of finding something to keep the kids occupied over summer break. Without school to pass the time, kids can be

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Fourth Of July Events Around Kentucky

Fourth of July is the pinnacle of the summer. Occurring right in the beginning of summer, it is the quintessential seasonal party featuring traditional fun like grilling out, spending time

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Scott County Fair 2016 Dates And Events

One of the biggest events in Georgetown, Kentucky is returning this year for its 70th birthday, and it's sure to be just as fun as always!Beginning on Tuesday, June 28 and

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Upcoming Concerts In Lexington

It's one thing to listen to music from the car radio or on your iPod, but seeing a band or artist live is an experience of its own. For any music lover, concerts are essential -

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And The Seller Says 298 Neville Rose Road

Buying a home can be a difficult process. Here with the New Home Collective at Keller Williams Realty, a group of the sharpest and most enthusiastic real estate professionals ever assembled, we want

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5 Awesome Things To Do Near Lake Cumberland

Kentucky is known for its natural beauty, and Lake Cumberland is no exception. The country's largest lake by volume east of the Mississippi, it proudly boasts three state parks, a national

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Rumors For A New Georgetown High School

Anyone familiar with the situation in Georgetown, Kentucky can tell you: the area is desperately in need of a new high school. Scott County, which encompasses Georgetown, is one of the fastest

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Upcoming Events In Lex By TopsInLex

It's heating up and Summer is here.Tops in Lex's event calendar is the best place to see what all the cool kids are up to.http://www.topsinlex.com/calendar.php;

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Depleated Skilled Labor Pool In Georgetown May Have New Life

Skilled labor. This almost seems like a thing of the past when you speak to local business owners. Choices are depleating quickly. Finding dependable, experienced, skilled labor is hard these days!

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New Food In Georgetown

Georgetown's food scene is finally catching up to all of the new residents needs! Ground broke recently for the new site of Cattleman's Roadhouse, there is a Raising Cane's coming up soon, and the

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Golf Fishing And Acreage

This Home in Boone's Trace has everything you could image for your next dream home!!!Call me today for your private showing...859-951-8866Creative videos, stunning photography and the biggest

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Scott County Kentucky is not only the fastest growing county in the state for new construction and development, but also for schools. With 15 schools and counting, and a population of a little

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Interscholastic Equestrian Association National Finals

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 8:00amtoSunday, April 24, 2016 - 5:00pmAlltech Arena Interscholastic Equestrian AssociationThe 2016 Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) National Finals will be

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Happy Masters Week And New Golf Properties

For all you golf fans out there, I'm sure you share my excitement as Masters Weekend is finally here!!!If you are as passionate about golf as I am, then maybe you often dream of living on one our

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Free Home Buying Consultation

Whether you've bought 10 homes or don't know where to begin to buy your first home, having a plan of action and someone to guide you through the entire process is very valuable.The best part....IT

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Bed And Breakfast Opportunity

Whether you'd like to live in a beautifully restored home or have a turn-key Bed and Breakfast, this place in Danville is for you!!!Come see me at the Open House this Sunday from 2 PM to 4 PM.

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St Patricks Day Festival 2016

Get your calendars out!  The Lexington St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival is Saturday, March 12, in downtown Lexington. The all-day celebration begins at 8 a.m. with the Shamrock

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Get Your Clubs Ready Spring Is Right Around The Corner

Dust off the sticks and get ready to hit the links.If you've ever dreamed of living on a golf course here is all your opportunities to in.

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Cabin Near Red River Gorge And Natural Bridge

Want to have your own vacation spot near the Red River Gorge and Natural Bridge?????Or own a great investment Rental Cabin, that will earn you money and provide a free vacation destination????Check

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Lexington 411 Valentines Day Style

Plans for Valentine's Day? * Alfalfa’s will be open for dinner Saturday night and Sunday for a Valentine’s brunch, but will be closed on Sunday evening.* Unfortunately, 

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Sitting At Home On A Snow Day By The Fire

If you aren't sitting at home on this snow day snuggled around the fireplace, because you don't have one, click the pic below!!!Click the pic to see Lexington's newest listings with!!!

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If Coach Cal Does It Then So Should You

A good real estate agent makes selling a house look easy, but consider these five factors before you go full-on FSBO.We totally get it: At the end of the already arduous selling process, it can be

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Understanding Real Estate Vocabulary

Understanding Real Estate Vocabulary The home buying process can be confusing for first-time buyers, so understanding the lingo before looking at homes in Lexington and the surrounding

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Rates On The Rise

Don't wait till Spring or Summer to buy your next home if you are in the market!!!The Federal Reserve is meeting on December 15th and 16th and is recommending for Interest Rates to rise, and

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Is Your Home Winter Ready

It's now December and Winter is here.  Here in Kentucky we never know if we'll have a winter where we can still get out and play golf or if we get another Snowmaggeden like last winter.  

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I would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. We only have 26 days until Christmas. Thanksgiving has passed and it is now time to put your Christmas lights up and decorate your tree. Some

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We should all be thankful everyday of our lives but November is the time of year that reminds you of that. Things that I am thankful for in my life is1) My Family 2) My Life3) My Career in

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Open House Sunday November 29 From 2 To 4

Masterson Station!!!40511 - Open House! Sun 02:00:00 PM - 04:00:00 PM Welcome home! Beautiful ranch home! Large living room with vaulted ceilings open to the dining room, with a beautiful

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It May Be Too Cold To Golf But There Are Plenty Of Opportunities To Live On A Course

Lexington is home to some of the best golf courses in all of Kentucky.  But, unless you're a die hard player, most golfers won't be playing many more rounds this season with winter moving

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Are you ready for the Fall and all the festivities that come along with it. I sure am!! Here's some fun things to do in the fall with your friends and family. #1.) Run and play in the leaves.

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Hi. my name is Mercedez Ramos and I am a new agent for New Home Collective at Keller Williams. I am very excited to join the team and I am here to help our clients with their future home buying

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