Archive for Thursday, May 28, 2009

Also from May 28

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, May 28, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Should downtown Lawrence merchants keep their shops open longer?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
78%
No
 
16%
Not sure
 
5%
Total 1295
Videos

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Schwegler School students on a First Student bus wait for a ride home after school Wednesday. School district budget cuts are eliminating bus rides for children living less than 2.5 miles from school. School district cuts bus routes that served more than 1,000 students
11:02 a.m., May 27, 2009 Updated 6:00 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The Lawrence school board cut all transportation to elementary and junior high students who live 2.5 miles or closer to their school. Are your kids in this group?
10:00 a.m.
Shelter visitors Susan Green, right, and Roxanne Hayden pass the time with books on April 22 at the Lawrence Community Drop-In Shelter. Opposition arises to planned location for temporary shelter
May 27, 2009 in print edition on 1A
A proposal to locate a temporary homeless shelter near 13th and Massachusetts streets is beginning to face opposition.
2:00 p.m.
Sen. Pat Roberts listens to a question from Richard Fry, Olathe, about immigration reform. Roberts held a town hall meeting at the Riverfront Community Center in Leavenworth on Wednesday to talk about the possibility of Guantanamo Bay detainees being sent to Fort Leavenworth. Guantanamo threat still exists, Roberts says
May 28, 2009 in print edition on 1A
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., has been voicing his strong opinion against bringing the detainees from Guantanamo Bay to Fort Leavenworth, and during his trip to Leavenworth, he continued making his voice heard. Roberts conducted a town hall meeting Wednesday evening on the subject with some of the people who would be directly affected by the move.
6:00 p.m.
¡Lucha mania! ‘Cinema con queso’ brings vintage Mexican wrestle mania back to the big screen
May 28, 2009 in print edition on 1C
What do you get if you cross Superman and Hulk Hogan with a dash of flamboyantly weird filmmaker Ed Wood? El Santo.

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