Archive for Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Also from March 18

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU departs for Minneapolis The day in photos, March 18, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
How many online social networks do you participate in?

Poll results

Response Percent
None
 
34%
One
 
30%
Two
 
22%
Three
 
7%
Four or more
 
4%
Total 528
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Teresa MacDonald, director of education at the Kansas University Natural History Museum, shows off Anatomy Alex, a lifesize version of the "Operation" board game. Body of fun: KU exhibit offers inside glimpse at human structure
March 17, 2009 in print edition on 1C
A 7-foot-tall nose is just one of the exhibits at “Body Science: Blood, Boogers and Bones” this week at the Kansas University Natural History Museum.
6:00 a.m.
The trio escorting the Irish flag at the head of the 2009 St. Patrick’s Day Parade crosses the intersection of Seventh and Massachusetts streets Tuesday in downtown Lawrence. Thousands turn out for annual St. Pat’s Parade
12:00 a.m., March 18, 2009 Updated 10:10 a.m. in print edition on 1A
Irish eyes were smiling in Lawrence on Tuesday, as thousands of people lined Massachusetts Street for the 22nd annual St. Patrick’s Day parade.
10:00 a.m.
This aerial photo looks east along the Kansas Turnpike at a new interchange being built at Leavenworth County Road 1, the road that crosses the turnpike using a new bridge about eight miles east of Lawrence. New turnpike interchange, plans for its use both under construction
March 18, 2009 in print edition on 3A
A new six-mile stretch of Leavenworth County Road 1 remains on track for opening by the end of the year. But the path of its future traffic, use and development remains to be mapped.
2:00 p.m.
Michael Riley Candidate emphasizes parents’ importance in school system
March 17, 2009 in print edition on 3A
Michael Riley grew up in and around Lawrence and is a product of Lawrence High. He entered the Air Force and came into contact with an organization for which he now works. “I met the Salvation Army when I was in the service,” Riley said. He is now SA’s children’s ministry director in Lawrence.
6:00 p.m.
Sweet and Sassy meatballs are a featured recipe in “The Sneaky Chef to the Rescue,” by Missy Chase Lapine. A base of Orange Puree, made with carrots and sweet potatoes, packs a vitamin punch to the dish. Sneaky + nutritious: Cookbooks slip veggies into children’s meals
March 18, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Missy Chase Lapine’s newest cookbook includes a chapter on holiday recipes, but in her kitchen, every day is April Fools’ Day.

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