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James Burnie Beck

by Stuart, History Blogger

During the 19th century, the Scottish-born James B. Beck was a Lexington lawyer and a respected national politician.

Born in Dumfrieshire, Scotland, on February 13, 1822, Beck received his early ...

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Link, the Percheron

by Margaret, Horse Blogger

HORSES, HORSES This handsome horse is Link, who is new to theBreeds Barn at the Kentucky Horse Park this year.

Link, who stands about 18 hands tall, is a Percheron, whichis one of the breeds of the ...

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Accident or Murder?

by Stuart, History Blogger

In 1854, a New York Times article described the death of Lexington resident James O. Frazer. Although Frazer's demise appeared to be accidental, both Frazer's wife and his overseer were later ...

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Rental Companies

    Atlas Machine and Supply, Inc.

  • 7000 Global Drive
  • Louisville, KY 40258
  • (502) 584-7262 
  • Fax: (502) 589-0310
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  • Contact: Dennis Hanna
  • Silenced diesel generators (30-2000 kw), Air conditioners (3-60 tons), Electric heaters(20-150 kw), turnkey systems, Equipment technicians, 24 hour availability.

    Bryant's Rent-All

  • 701 Red Mile Rd.
  • Lexington, KY 40504
  • (859) 252-0408 
  • Fax: (859) 252-4768
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  • Contact: Gail Bryant
  • Supplies for all occasions. Tents available.

    Events With Design

  • 1789 Old Frankfort Road
  • Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
  • (859) 260-1456 
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  • Contact: Carrie Ferguson
  • Rental of tables, chairs, linens, dance floors, convention pipe and drape and more. Convention/tradeshow booth rental and setup.

    GOFF/Southeast Tents

  • 152 Commerce Drive
  • Nicholasville, KY 40356
  • (859) 887-5272, (800) 827-8368
  • Fax: (859) 887-4232
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  • Contact: Ian Goff
  • Tents for 10-2000 people. Tables, chairs, stages and dance floors also available.

    Grogan's Healthcare Supply

  • 1016 South Broadway
  • Lexington, KY 40504
  • (859) 254-6661, (800) 365-1020
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  • Contact: Elizabeth Sayre
  • Rental of medical supplies including motorized wheelchairs and scooters.

    LEXPO Exposition Services

  • 430 West Vine Street
  • Lexington, KY 40507
  • (859) 233-4567 
  • Fax: (859) 254-8151
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  • Contact: Melissa Conley
  • A division of Lexington Center Corporation. One source support services for trade shows, conferences, conventions, corporate meetings and special events. Full service trade show decorator, including equipment rental.

    Lighter Than Air, Inc.

  • 881 Newtown Pike
  • Lexington, KY 40511
  • (859) 272-7777, (800) 949-8773
  • Fax: (859) 233-4777
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  • Contact: Frances Pinczewski
  • Catered events, fun food concessions, inflatable rides, tents, tables and chairs. Specialty promotions featuring a carnival theme. Balloon decorating and helium services. Now available: limousine and SUVs for charter.

    Oasis Productions

  • 718 Main Street
  • Paris, KY 40361
  • (859) 987-8368, (800) 347-8368
  • Fax: (859) 987-3442
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  • Contact: Chris Haley
  • Offering complete planning and catering services at five reception facilities, both indoor and outdoor. Oasis can accommodate up to 300 people for meetings, receptions or special events.

    Purdon's Rental Center

  • 2390 Woodhill Drive
  • Lexington, KY 40509
  • (859) 266-1197 
  • Fax: (859) 268-2808
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  • Contact: Sam Purdon
  • Serving the area since 1974. Everything you need for your wedding or event under one roof: tents, tables, chairs, linens, dance floors, flatware, china and more.

    Special Events

  • PO Box 24102
  • Lexington, KY 40524
  • (859) 235-4675 
  • Fax: (859) 231-5340
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  • Contact: Kimberly Gaunce
  • Event planning. Rental of tents, tables, chairs, stage, dance floors.

    Xerox

  • 9100 Keystone Crossing Suite 500
  • Indianapolis, IN 46240
  • (317) 714-9622 
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  • Contact: Ron Kucer
  • Daily, weekly, or monthly rental of copiers, fax machines or multi-function devices. Pre and post event printing.