Neighborhood closings
Early in 2019, a note posted on the door of Hamburg’s Shakespeare & Co restaurant stated that the location was undergoing renovations. Shakespeare and Co. recently announced that the Hamburg location will remain permanently closed, and that the downtown location would remain open, with some new concepts. Interior demolition has begun at the Hamburg location.

Construction in Meijer parking lot
According to public records, planning applications have been filed for a project described as Firestone Complete Auto Care in the parking lot of the Hamburg Meijer.

Cost Plus World Market has opened in Hamburg.

New medical center coming to Hamburg
There is a new medical center in Hamburg that will be open by 2023.

BurgerFi, a fast casual burger chain, is opening in the former Back Yard Burgers location.

Hager Cabinets celebrates 25 years of business in Lexington on Saturday, December 7. Join them at their Grand Re-Opening and Holiday Celebration from 9 am to 1 pm. 1300 E. New Circle Rd. Ste. 190

Marriott Griffin Gate Resort and Spa has sold with an expected deal to complete in December. Renovations are planned, and the location is expected to remain a Marriott.

Business: group of people on a stage accepting an award

Kentucky Association of Manufacturers
Last month, Alltech was awarded the 2019 Manufacturer of the Year award. This award recognizes companies that excel in innovation, entrepreneurial leadership, corporate citizenship, and advocacy.

Studio 88 will offer workshops in songwriting, acting, theatre, music, and more at their NEW location at 3280 Blazer Pkwy Suite 102. An Open house is scheduled for Saturday, January 11 at 2 pm at the new location.



Dec 4      Networking After Hours, 5:30 pm, Blo Blow Dry Bar

Dec 6      Health Career Expo, 9 am, Sullivan University

Dec 7      Grand Re-Opening & Holiday Celebration, 9 am, Hager Cabinets & Appliances

Dec 10     Central Kentucky Job Club, 9 am, Fayette County Cooperative Extension Family & Consumer Sciences

Events may require tickets or registration. Times, dates, and locations subject to change.




This article also appears on page 4 and 5 of the December 2019 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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