Pretentious Glass Company Shatters Sales Records

It was three years ago this month that Matthew Cummings brought his Pretentious Glass Company to the Old City at 133 South Central Street. He moved the business here from Louisville, Kentucky, and the glass studio – both a production studio as well as an exhibition space for the glass – has been a success […]

Jingle Bell Run Highlights a Christmas-Filled Weekend

I hope each of you had a great weekend. Christmas activities continue to dominate the downtown landscape and, incredibly, it’s all over next week and we’ll be on to New Year and beyond. We took a little pause from Christmas for a quiet evening Friday at the Bistro at the Bijou with its excellent food, […]

Pretentious Glass Company: New Brewery and Glass Blowing Studio For the Old City

We’ve seen some interesting combination businesses arriving downtown recently: East Coast Fashion/West Coast Fashion, Beer and Coffee. We’ve long had Coffee and Chocolate, which is a pretty good combination. This one takes the combination idea to an unexpected level: A Brewery and Glass Blowing Business making fine art and beer glasses while you watch. Of […]