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The Lawrence City Commission on Tuesday will officially receive Menard Inc.’s request for public incentives to construct a production plant and warehouse in the city and be asked to advance the request for further review.
Lawrence designated as 'Entrepreneurship Community,' will establish revolving loan fund for local businesses
Lawrence was selected by NetWork Kansas, a state organization promoting entrepreneurship, to receive $125,000 in tax credits to be converted into loans for local businesses.
At 9 a.m. sharp on Wednesday, McCollum Hall’s story will end in dramatic fashion. About 750 pounds of explosives — divided among some 2,000 small holes throughout the building — will detonate. In 18 seconds, the 10-story, three-wing, 220,000-square-foot residence hall will become a pile of rubble. By Sara Shepherd
California-based Stason Pharmaceuticals has established a new lab at Kansas University, in the Bioscience and Technology Business Center, KU announced.
The Advanced Dental Studio of Joseph R. Gatti, DDS, PA, 5100 Bob Billings Pkwy., Suite 110, has announced Dr. Chris Leiszler as the newest addition to the business. Lieszler has practiced in Baldwin City since 2007 and he will continue to practice there.
Uber is not just giving people rides, it’s changing the face of transportation — and the world, company executive and Kansas University alum Brian McClendon told a crowd Friday in Overland Park. McClendon was the special guest speaker at “KU Elevate: Innovation in Action,” a TED-style event KU hosted at its Edwards Campus.
Kansas University’s Entrepreneurs@KU program won the Award of Excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from the national University Economic Development Association, KU announced Friday.
Communicating, interacting with donors in new ways is key theme
Kansas University Endowment’s Far Above fundraising campaign concludes in June 2016. Endowment is working on a plan for what will come next for the organization and expects to finalize its new five-year strategic plan, “Above and Beyond — Continuing the Momentum,” this spring. By Sara Shepherd
The challenge: Formulate a cohesive and catchy pitch for a business, inspire enough passion in a group of complete strangers to unite them around the idea, concoct a logical business plan, and get experts to buy in — all within a single weekend.
Greg Page, the executive chairman of Cargill Inc., will speak at Kansas State University in Manhattan on Oct. 12 about the economic impact of climate change on the world's food production. His talk also will be streamed live online.
We are looking at hot temperatures across the region today with a high of 92 degrees and a heat index pushing 100 degrees. Look for clouds and area thunderstorms as we head into the afternoon and evening. The wind will ...
Black Friday shoppers descended on area stores from Thursday midnight to early Friday morning, looking for those special deals.
Bev Billings speaks on behalf of the late Bob Billings, Lawrence Business Hall of Fame class of 2011
Bev Billings, widow of the late Bob Billings, co-founder of Alvamar Inc., discusses how Bob Billings likely would have reacted to bring named one of four 2011 laureates for the Lawrence Business Hall of Fame. Bev Billings answered questions after an announcement event Thursday, May 5, 2011, at Lawrence Country Club.
Jim Owens, a former Lawrence mayor and former co-owner of Owens Flower Shop, discusses what it feels like to be named one of four 2011 laureates for the Lawrence Business Hall of Fame. He answered questions after an announcement event Thursday, May 5, 2011, at Lawrence Country Club.
Gene Meyer, president and CEO of Lawrence Memorial Hospital, discusses being named one of four 2011 laureates for the Lawrence Business Hall of Fame. He answered questions after an announcement event Thursday, May 5, 2011, at Lawrence Country Club.
Shirley Martin-Smith, a former Lawrence mayor who owns the local Adecco franchise and Martin-Smith Personnel Services in Lawrence, discusses being named one of four 2011 laureates for the Lawrence Business Hall of Fame. She answered questions after an announcement event Thursday, May 5, 2011, at Lawrence Country Club.
Americans have spent more than $17 billion online this holiday season. While that may be good news for the nation's economy, it can have a negative effect here in Lawrence.
Distributors of Four Loko and other energy drinks that combine alcohol and caffeine can no longer supply such products to Kansas stores. But some Lawrence retailers are unsure as to whether they can sell the drinks they have left in stock.
A Manhattan t-shirt shop has been turning a good profit thanks to a promising start to K-State's season. Fans go the extra mile to try to be creative when they know they'll be playing against KU.
Development outside the Basehor area has city residents hoping for growth. A Dollar General store is currently being built in the area and should be finished by the middle of the summer.
Local consumers were out in force Friday morning for Black Friday deals. Residents began lining up outside various stores about 4 a.m. to find shopping deals.