Archive for Monday, March 24, 2008

Also from March 24

On the street
Should the city of Lawrence seek to own and develop the Farmland Industry site or should it leave it to a private company to develop?

Poll results

Response Percent
The city should allow a private developer to pursue development of the property
The city should seek to purchase and develop the property
I don’t know
Total 306

All stories

US toll in Iraq reaches 4,000
4 soldiers killed in roadside attack Sunday in Baghdad
March 24, 2008 in print edition on A1
A roadside bomb killed four U.S. soldiers in Baghdad on Sunday, the military said, pushing the overall American death toll in the five-year war to at least 4,000.
Horton’ has familiar ring - No. 1
March 24, 2008 in print edition on B8
Audiences are still listening to Horton and his Who pals.
NBA Roundup
March 24, 2008 in print edition on B6
Scores from around the league.
Commentary: Longhorns live by three-pointer
March 24, 2008 in print edition on B2
For a while on Easter Sunday, Texas couldn’t miss from beyond the three-point line.
Double-digit dreamers move on
Top seeds survive; other big-name programs not so fortunate
March 24, 2008 in print edition on B1
All the top seeds made it through. So did a couple of the country’s top freshmen. Stanford’s coach will be back on the sidelines. Duke will watch the rest of the tournament from the couch.
On track
State officials are on the right track by approving a study of expanded Amtrak service in Kansas.
March 24, 2008 in print edition on A7
Proponents of expanding Amtrak passenger service from Kansas to Fort Worth, Texas, should be elated at the quick attention their effort has garnered from state officials.
Better with age?
Foodie’ parents give children early taste of alcohol, but not all feel it’s a wise idea
March 24, 2008 in print edition on C1
Five-year-old Malia Llerena smells the aroma of a glass of wine made by her parents as her mother, Genevieve Llerena, looks on at their home in Healdsburg, Calif. And of course, she can identify a corkscrew. After all, she’s already 5 years old.
Ogilvy hangs on to slim lead
Tiger 5 back with 7 to play at rain-delayed tourney
March 24, 2008 in print edition on B2
Tiger Woods’ unbeaten streak lives another day. Barring a big comeback, it’ll live for only one more day.