Archive for Thursday, October 1, 2009

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On the street
Photo galleries
Fashion Monsters 3 2009 Main Street Live: Eudora Friends and Neighbors, October 2009 The day in photos, October 1, 2009
Should the minimum age for getting a tattoo in Kansas be raised from 18 to 21?

Poll results

Response Percent
Not sure
Total 1041

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Prairie Moon Waldorf School students Sebiyam Werdin-Kennicott, bottom left, Justice Renoux, top left, and Finn Veerkamp, top right, help garden manager Gillian Luellen, bottom right, at the school’s Okanis Garden. The garden teaches students about growing food and provides produce for the Community Mercantile. Sprouting interest: School’s garden teaches about food economy
September 30, 2009 in print edition on 1C
School is about teaching the basics. And what’s more basic than learning about one of the few necessities of life: food?
6:00 a.m.
Gene Meyer, president and CEO of Lawrence Memorial Hospital, foreground left, and Sandy Praeger, Kansas insurance commissioner, visit before Praeger addressed an audience on health care reform during an event sponsored by the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce and LMH in September 2009 at the hospital. Praeger discusses health care reform at breakfast meeting
1:46 p.m., September 30, 2009 Updated 5:23 p.m. in print edition on 3A
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger remains hopeful that some of the nation’s health problems will be fixed at the federal level.
10:00 a.m.
Felix Zacharias, president of the Kansas University Collegiate Veterans Association, says his organization is working to obtain the monthly stipend from the new GI Bill for its college veterans. “At some point, a guy’s got to eat,” he said. College veterans await checks still pending from new GI Bill
October 1, 2009 in print edition on 1A
As veterans expecting checks from the new Post 9/11 GI Bill continued to find empty mailboxes this month, it put Kansas University students like Daniel Craig in a bad spot.
2:00 p.m.
Lawrence High senior Jonathan Gabler, left, and other members of the school’s Drum Line were part of the homecoming pep rally Wednesday at the school, 1901 La. LHS and Free State High School will play homecoming football games Friday at newly constructed athletic fields on their campuses. Lawrence’s high schools celebrating homecoming — at home
September 30, 2009 in print edition on 3A
Home will be the key word for Lawrence’s two high schools Friday as they each celebrating homecoming.
6:00 p.m.
(L to R) Emily Boullear, Tiffanie Reed, Lauren Pearce, and Victoria Partridge will be zombie models at "Fashion Monsters 3: Adorn of the Dead." Beauty and Brains: Zombie models shuffle down the runway at Fashion Monster
October 1, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Some fashion models have drawn comparisons to walking cadavers, and they’ve been accused of promoting eating disorders. 

The models at the upcoming Fashion Monster show will actually take those charges as compliments…

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Our Town Sports
October 1, 2009 in print edition on B6
A weekly roundup of local sporting events and happenings.
People in the news
October 1, 2009 in print edition on B8
People in the news for October 1, 2009.
Credit users face higher interest payments
October 1, 2009 in print edition on B9
Ann has $10,000 in credit card debt.
Pump patrol
October 1, 2009 in print edition on A3
Pump Patrol for October 1, 2009.
Stuffin’ the Buffs
KU’s 3-1 win extra special for Colorado native Garlington
October 1, 2009 in print edition on B1
Denver native Karina Garlington never seriously considered playing volleyball at the University of Colorado.