Diamond Station’s owner pens an eloquent closing note

Diamond Station’s owner pens an eloquent closing note
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2022 has been a year of reckoning for Louisville bars. Many continue to successfully weather the seemingly endless perfect storm of an atrophied labor pool, skyrocketing costs, ceaseless societal distemper, and for some of them, plain bad luck. But others have called a halt.

On October 13 the owners of Diamond Station (2280 Bardstown Road in the Highlands; a neighborhood sports bar) published their goodbye to regular customers, as penned by John Packwood. I’ve read many of ...Read more