Archive for Tuesday, August 29, 2006

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Arugula, tomato and prosciutto sandwich
August 29, 2006 in print edition on D3
Veteran QB George joins Raiders
Collins also returns to league - with Titans; Jaguars lose running back Jones
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C6
Jeff George never doubted he had what it took to be an NFL quarterback, even when he was coaching the run-and-shoot offense last year for his son’s fourth-grade team.
On the record
August 29, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence Datebook
August 29, 2006 in print edition on B2
State court will decide legality of smoking ban
Kansas Supreme Court agrees to hear arguments by opponent of Lawrence’s 2-year-old law
August 29, 2006 in print edition on A1
The controversy over the city’s smoking ban will be played out on the state’s highest legal stage.
A year of transformation
Surviving storm, helping with recovery have been life-changing, residents say
August 29, 2006 in print edition on A1
A year ago today, the biggest natural disaster in U.S. history struck the Gulf Coast.
Emmys telecast pays price for bad timing
August 29, 2006 in print edition on A2
The latest edition of the Emmy Awards proved that timing really is everything.
Commodities
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C8
Process city
The neighborhood negotiation of development projects may not be unique to Lawrence, but it takes a patient developer to work through the local process.
August 29, 2006 in print edition on B8
It’s hard to imagine that the process currently under way related to a couple of proposed developments in Lawrence is typical of most communities. For better or worse - and there probably is some of both - this is the way business gets done in Lawrence.
Big 12 Conference football notebook
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C3
Agassi survives opening match
Romania’s Pavel pushes fan favorite, but falls in four sets
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C2
If Andre Agassi keeps this up, it’s going to be absolutely exhausting. For him, for his opponent, for his fans, for everyone at the U.S. Open.
USA, USA’: Georgia team crowned
Walker’s two-run home run, Carter’s pitching pace Columbus to 2-1 victory over Japan in final
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C2
Chants of “USA! USA!” spread through the crowd when the gritty young competitors from Columbus, Ga., recorded the last out in the Little League World Series. How fitting.
Indians’ Sizemore sizzling
Leadoff hitter jolts Blue Jays in 6-4 victory
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C4
Grady Sizemore’s star isn’t merely rising, but hurtling across the sky at warp speed.
Early harvest yields disappoint farmers
Dry summer afflicts fall crops, grazing pastures
August 29, 2006 in print edition on B5
Fredonia farmer Bob Timmons was grateful for whatever bushels he could get off his dryland corn acres this season.
Health clubs mull market
Topeka-based company considers options in Lawrence
August 29, 2006 in print edition on C8
Rick Sells hears talk of another health club opening in Lawrence, and he shakes his head.
Horoscopes
August 29, 2006 in print edition on B7
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