Archive for Thursday, August 4, 2005

Also from August 4

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Douglas County Fair 08-03-05
Podcasts
Polls
How much vacation do you take a year?

Poll results

Response Percent
All that I’m allowed to take.
 
45%
I take most of it, but can’t take it all.
 
11%
I take about half of what I’m allowed.
 
9%
I can’t afford to take any vacation.
 
9%
I rarely take a day off.
 
8%
I take less than half of what I’m allowed.
 
6%
I haven’t had a vacation in years.
 
4%
My boss frowns on me taking vacation.
 
3%
Total 790
Videos

All stories

Town’s civic leaders think there’s too much art
Galleries abound in Carmel-by-the-Sea, Calif., but just try to buy some socks
August 4, 2005
The artists discovered this village in the early 1900s and put up wooden cottages where they could paint the shoreline and the coastal pines.
On the record
August 4, 2005
Sebelius objects to new sheriff
Smith County chooses Murphy, who was previously forced to resign
August 4, 2005
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius doesn’t like the new sheriff in town, but there’s nothing she can do about it.
Commodities
August 4, 2005
Daily ticker
August 4, 2005
30-year bond to return
August 4, 2005
The 30-year U.S. Treasury bond is coming back.
Twins get a walk-off win
Ford’s ninth-inning triple stops surging Athletics
August 4, 2005
Minneapolis - Minnesota finally mustered some m
Brewers turn tables on Mets
Hall’s homer, Overbay’s two-run single give Brewers big victory over New York
August 4, 2005
One night after blowing a lead, the Milwaukee Brewers handled the late innings perfectly.
Our town sports
August 4, 2005
Love letter
Embattled Yoko Ono pays tribute to late husband with musical ‘Lennon’
August 4, 2005
It was not long after she met John Lennon that Yoko Ono realized she had become one of the most hated women on the planet.
School standards
State officials need to find some middle ground between school standards that guarantee higher achievement and those that simply protect the state from litigation.
August 4, 2005
Setting achievement goals for Kansas public schools is a tricky proposition.
Morningstar out in crunch time
FSHS product watches as his North squad falls
August 4, 2005
Brady Morningstar promised it didn’t bother him.
Lawrence datebook
August 4, 2005
Horoscopes
August 4, 2005
For Thursday, Aug. 4