Cadentown Missionary Baptist Church is celebrating its 150th Church Anniversary with a Community Block Party to promote unity and togetherness for the city of Lexington. The Community Block Party is August 11 from noon to 4 pm on Cadentown Rd. Food and Drinks are provided on a first come, first served basis, and there will be music, games, and activities for kids.


The Frederick Douglass High School Football Jamboree is August 11 at 8 pm when the Broncos take on Madison Southern.


A new Holiday Inn opened in Hamburg off I-75 on Justice Drive.


The Press Juice Bar in the Hamburg YMCA closed. Their original location on Kentucky Avenue has remained open.

The Tile Shop celebrated its Grand ReOpening with a delicious open house. 


Construction on Time to Shine Car Wash in front of Hamburg Lowe’s

Time to Shine Car Wash construction is progressing in front of the Hamburg Lowe’s.


Wing Hut on East New Circle Road has closed after only 6 months of being open. The fast-food restaurant sold wings, fried chicken, and chicken sandwiches. The North Broadway location is also closed.



Hamburg neighbors enjoyed a “LemonAid” stand at My Favorite Things in July, raising funds for the Salvation Army. Thanks to Sophie and Lincoln for their delicious samples. 


Housewarmings’ Chef Shannen treated neighbors to a delicious tasting at Stuarto’s. 


This article also appears on page 6 of the August 2018 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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