Archive for Thursday, June 4, 2009

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Behind the Lens - Juxtaposition The day in photos, June 4, 2009
What impact will President Barack Obama's speech to Muslims in Egypt on Thursday have on American-Islamic relations?

Poll results

Response Percent
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Total 674

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Janice Heie, owner of D Tox Naturally, 841 N.H., believes in the health benefits of a diet high in raw foods. Raw recruits: Benefits abound from natural dietary lifestyle
June 3, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Take a peak in Anne Moore’s shopping cart, and you might swear she’d taken it down the aisles of a pick-your-own farm rather than her regular haunt, the Community Mercantile.
6:00 a.m.
Doug Holiday, owner of Bigg’s BBQ, 2429 Iowa, is pictured at his restaurant Wednesday. Recently Holiday was invited to appear on “Judge Judy” to settle a suit with a young man who used a fake ID at his restaurant. The air date of the show is yet to be determined. Restaurant owner takes fake ID case to ‘Judge Judy’
June 4, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence restaurant owner Doug Holiday thinks somebody ought to kick-start the process of changing local laws to more strictly punish minors who use fake IDs to purchase alcohol.
10:00 a.m.
Sculptor Jim Brothers, left, rests on the floor of the Lawrence Arts Center gallery while his friend Louis Copt, a painter, prepares labels for his paintings in the gallery. Both Lawrence artists were preparing for an exhibit opening Friday and their show "From the 60s to Sixty Something - A Journey of Art and Friendship." Brothers got word Wednesday that the National D-Day Memorial, where Brothers has several sculptures, has financial problems that could force its closure. Local artist dismayed by national D-Day memorial’s financial woes
June 3, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence-area sculptor Jim Brothers has a significant amount of time and energy invested in the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Va. Brothers has worked on more than a dozen sculptures at the memorial honoring the 1944 invasion of Normandy, France, by Allied Forces in World War II.
2:00 p.m.
Rick Laughlin, a member of Free State Fly Fishers, walks carefully among the rocks on the face of the dam at Clinton Lake picking up trash Wednesday. Laughlin and other members of the fly fishing group and Yager’s Flies spent part of the evening cleaning up debris along the eastern side of the lake. Club spruces up Clinton Lake
June 4, 2009 in print edition on 3A
Fish at Clinton Lake lived to swim another day after a few fishermen traded their hooks for sharp sticks and trash bags Wednesday evening.
6:00 p.m.
Lisa Donnelly is returning to Lawrence to celebrate the release of her debut CD, "We Had a Thing." L.A. woman: Lawrence native Lisa Donnelly perfects her music ‘Thing’ in Hollywood
June 4, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Here’s what Lawrence native Lisa Donnelly has discovered about the Los Angeles music scene:

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Serena ousted in France
Kuznetsova stops Williams in quarterfinals
June 4, 2009 in print edition on B2
Serena Williams, of all people, got a case of the jitters. That was her explanation, anyway.
Shaky state
State-funded schools and agencies probably haven’t seen the last of the budget ax for this year.
June 4, 2009 in print edition on A7
How would you like to have a month to come up with $30 million to settle your bills?
Reagan statue unveiled
June 4, 2009 in print edition on C12
This time, Ronald Reagan really was larger than life.