Lawrence kicked off the holiday season on Friday with the annual tradition of turning on the downtown holiday lights and rescuing Santa from the roof of Weaver's with a ladder truck. The event had a new organizer this year — Lawrence Central Rotary Club — after many years of being hosted by ...
Douglas County housing agencies team up with conflict resolution nonprofit to provide free mediation services for tenants and landlords
With 108 Airbnbs and other short-term rentals now licensed, Lawrence code enforcement thinks process to ID unlicensed rentals is working
With more than 100 short-term rentals now licensed in Lawrence, city code enforcement believes its tactics are working for identifying people ...
Trouble in paradise: No. 3 Kansas out of sync entirely in 64-50 Battle 4 Atlantis title game loss to No. 22 Tennessee
Pettiford put-back saves No. 3 Kansas in 69-68 OT win over Wisconsin
Kansas sophomore Bobby Pettiford’s wild put-back of a deep 3-point miss with 0.2 seconds to play in overtime, helped No. 3 Kansas survive a ...
Lawrence school board to discuss high school course offerings for next school year
90 Lawrence High School seniors receive scholarship offers as part of new partnership
Ninety Lawrence High School seniors received a total of 1,770 scholarship offers totaling $82.75 million as part of an award ceremony at LHS on ...
Kansas City man pleads no contest to aggravated assault on Lawrence police officer
Commissioner Amber Sellers selected for position on National League of Cities’ Black Caucus
NY Times investigation shows how sports gambling industry exploited Kansas legislators with luxury items; only a small fraction of bets has gone to tax revenue
Journal-World opens online gift card store focusing on offerings from local businesses
Whataburger deal on 23rd Street still moving forward but not yet final; signs of a new seafood restaurant emerge
Lawrence Lights drive-thru holiday display now open
‘That’s how we’d win the game’: After a routine surgery revealed stage 4 cancer, Dee Bisel persevered
If you’ve ever been to a granny basketball game in Lawrence, you’ve likely run into Dee Bisel. At age 74, she’s a staple in the sport, in which only women ...