Chats for October 2008
Friday, October 31, 2008, 11:00 a.m.
Carol Gilmore, Lawrence Memorial Hospital's assistant director of Food and Nutrition Services, will answer questions about how to reduce the amount of salt in your diet. She also will answer other dietary questions you might have.
Friday, October 31, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
John Coen is challenging Tony Brown for the 10th District Kansas House seat, currently held by Tom Holland. Holland is running for State Senate.
Thursday, October 30, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
Lawrence Mayor Mike Dever will chat about the three sales tax questions on the November ballot. Together, they would raise the sales tax .55 percent and would pay for operation of the T and infrastructure and equipment improvements for the city.
Thursday, October 30, 2008, 12:00 p.m.
U.S Rep. Nancy Boyda, a Democrat representing the 2nd Kansas Congressional District is running for her second term.
Thursday, October 30, 2008, 11:00 a.m.
Ghouls and goblins of all ages are sure to be out in full force Friday night, for Halloween. But, Lawrence police will also to be out helping all the ghosts and vampires stay safe. At 11 a.m. Thursday, Sgt. Bill Cory will answer your questions regarding Halloween safety and discuss the naughty behavior officers will be looking for as the older crowd celebrates the haunted holiday.
Tuesday, October 28, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
Lawrence Mayor Mike Dever will chat about the three sales tax questions on the November ballot. Together, they would race the sales tax .55 percent and would pay for operates of the T and infrastructure and equipment improvements for the city.
Tuesday, October 28, 2008, 10:30 a.m.
Democrat Tom Holland, candidate for the State Senate's Third District, will chat online at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 28.
Friday, October 24, 2008, 1:30 p.m.
Bob Meissner, Republican candidate for the state school board district that includes much of Lawrence and Douglas County, will discuss his plans if elected to the school board. He defeated Republican Alan Detrich of Lawrence in the August primary.
Friday, October 24, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
Patrick Wilbur, who is running as a Libertarian for the Kansas Senate's Third District seat, will chat with readers about the November election.
Thursday, October 23, 2008, 1:30 p.m.
Douglas County Commission candidate Ken Grotewiel, a 3rd district Democrat, will take questions from readers.
Thursday, October 23, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
Douglas County Commission candidate Nancy Thellman, a 2nd district Democrat, will take questions from readers.
Thursday, October 23, 2008, 11:00 a.m.
U.S. Rep. Dennis Moore, a Democrat, chats about his run for re-election in Kansas' 3rd U.S. House District. He faces a challenge from Republican Nick Jordan.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
Stephanie Kelton, a Democrat running to represent the 38th District in the Kansas House, will chat about the upcoming general election.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 1:30 p.m.
Wes Crenshaw, Double Take columnist for the Journal-World and a board-certified family psychologist who is director of Family Therapy Institute Midwest, will answer your questions about teen issues. Submit your questions about teen trends, your own family situation or anything else that Crenshaw can help with.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
Kansas House District 45 Democratic candidate John Wilson will chat online at 1 p.m., Oct. 22.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
Tony Brown is running for election to the 10th Kansas House district. The seat, currently held by Tom Holland, includes southern Lawrence, southeast Doulgas County and much of northern Franklin County.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 12:00 p.m.
State Sen. Roger Pine, Republican incumbent running for re-election, will chat online at noon, Oct. 21.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 11:00 a.m.
Republican Tom Sloan chats about his race for the 45th Kansas House district. Sloan, an incumbent, faces Democrat John Wilson.
Monday, October 20, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
Jim Slattery chats about his race for the U.S. Senate seat. Slattery, a former U.S. Representative and a Democrat is trying to unseat Republican Pat Roberts. Please note this chat is now scheduled for 2 p.m.
Friday, October 17, 2008, 3:00 p.m.
Carolyn Campbell, a Topeka Democrat running for State Senate, will chat with LJWorld.com users.
Friday, October 17, 2008, 1:30 p.m.
U.S. House candidate Nick Jordan chats about his race for the Kansas' Third District. He is a Republican.
Thursday, October 16, 2008, 12:00 p.m.
Marci Francisco is running for re-election to her seat in the 2nd Kansas Senate District. She is challenged by Scott Morgan.
Wednesday, October 15, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
Douglas County Commission candidate David Brown, a 2nd district Republican, will take questions from readers.
Tuesday, October 14, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
Scott Morgan chats about Kansas 2nd State Senate district race
Tuesday, October 14, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
State Sen. Roger Pine, a Republican, will chat about his re-election effort in the Third District. NOTE: The chat scheduled for today has been canceled and will be rescheduled. Any questions submitted will be carried over.
Tuesday, October 14, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
District 3 Republican Douglas County Commission candidate Jim Flory will take questions from readers.
Monday, October 13, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
Starting Monday, Oct. 13, Monday editions of the Journal-World will look a lot different. They will include a new lifestyle section called "Go!," an easy-to-navigate publication that will include school/youth news, advice columns, family-friendly entertainment calendars, ideas for looking and feeling your best and plenty of stories featuring the way community members go about their daily lives. Want to know more? Submit your questions to Dennis Anderson, managing editor, and Terry Rombeck, features and special sections editor, who can tell you more about "Go!" And visit <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/go/preview/">this Web site to explore Go!</a>.
Monday, October 13, 2008, 11:00 a.m.
Wayne McDaniel, financial advisor with McDaniel & McDaniel Financial Services, will chat online at 11 a.m. Monday about financial matters and the volatile stock market.
Friday, October 10, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
Ann Mah is running for re-election in Kansas House District 53. She is a Democrat.
Thursday, October 9, 2008, 11:00 a.m.
Shari Weber, Republican candidate for the Kansas Senate District 19, will chat online at 11 a.m. Thursday.
Friday, October 3, 2008, 1:00 p.m.
GOP candidate Nick Jordan will chat about why he's running for election and why he thinks he's a better fit for the Kansas 3rd Congressional District, which includes east Lawrence.