corvette museum http://weku.fm en Corvette Museum Making Plans to Capitalize on Sinkhole Problem http://weku.fm/post/corvette-museum-making-plans-capitalize-sinkhole-problem <p>The cliche about turning lemons into lemonade is being realized at the National Corvette Museum, where two of the eight Corvettes swallowed by a sinkhole still can’t be seen. Outside the Skydome, which is home to the sinkhole, there are stacks of carpet tiles that once covered parts of the floor.<br /><br />“They are going to sell them,” Mike Murphy said Thursday while showing the Daily News around the hole, which is up to 50 feet deep. "We've had people tell us that they would pay for some of the rocks or a piece of concrete that we might recover."</p><p></p><p> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 05:31:18 +0000 Robin L. Minor & Bowling Green Daily News 55945 at http://weku.fm Corvette Museum Making Plans to Capitalize on Sinkhole Problem Damaged Corvettes to Get Fix-up by GM http://weku.fm/post/damaged-corvettes-get-fix-gm <p><font face="Arial Black,sans-serif" style="font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.5;">Eight cars that fell into a sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green last week will be getting a little tender loving care.&nbsp; The prized sports cars were damaged when a 40 foot wide by 25 foot deep sinkhole swallowed them early last Wednesday.</font></p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:25:43 +0000 Stu Johnson WEKU News 55711 at http://weku.fm Damaged Corvettes to Get Fix-up by GM WATCH: Cameras Capture Corvettes Being Sucked Into Sinkhole http://weku.fm/post/watch-cameras-capture-corvettes-being-sucked-sinkhole-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Security cameras were rolling Wednesday when a sinkhole opened up underneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky.&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/02/12/275939581/sinkhole-swallows-8-cars-at-national-corvette-museum" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);" target="_blank">As we reported earlier</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">, eight of the iconic sports cars were sucked down into a hole about 40 feet deep.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 20:43:05 +0000 Mark Memmott 55585 at http://weku.fm WATCH: Cameras Capture Corvettes Being Sucked Into Sinkhole