Archive for Sunday, April 4, 2010

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On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, April 4, 2010 Butler celebrates On this day, put all your eggs in one basket Holy Week observed worldwide
Polls
Have you ever taken off from work or school to attend baseball's Opening Day?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
75%
Yes
 
24%
Total 954
Videos

Lead stories

12:30 a.m.
Bob Flannery, left, Joe Flannery and Dorothy Flannery in front of 2325 Mass., circa 1955. Sunday best: Relaxing the dress code for worship
April 3, 2010 in print edition on 1D
Dorothy Harvey remembers when it wasn’t Sunday without a hat, long white gloves and the most beautiful dress in the closet. Every Sunday meant dressing to the nines, even if it meant sitting in a packed, sweltering church long before the days of air conditioning.
6:00 a.m.
Construction plans are in the future for portions of the Kansas Turnpike. Plans are in place to widen sections of the turnpike from North Lawrence to Kansas highway 7 to six lanes. Kansas Turnpike lane widening planned from city to K-7
April 4, 2010 in print edition on 1B
The Kansas Turnpike is on track to be widened to six lanes from Lawrence to Kansas Highway 7, a 20-mile-long project that could get started some time in the next 10 years.
10:00 a.m.
Roy Mathias receives a portion of chili from volunteer Sarah Riley, a Kansas University junior from Overland Park, on Thursday at the Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen, 221 W. 10th St. Some officials and frequenters of LINK are concerned about the kitchen’s future with the possible relocation of the Lawrence Community Shelter, 214 W. 10th St., to the eastern edge of Lawrence near the Douglas County Jail, 3601 W. 25th St. Shelter relocation unlikely to shake up meal services
April 4, 2010 in print edition on 1A
For a long time now, the corner of 10th and Kentucky streets has been unlike any other in Downtown Lawrence.
2:00 p.m.
The proposed city budget will keep taxes stable, eliminate 10 unfilled city jobs and pay for a new pothole patching machine that works even in cold weather. 31st Street repairs divide city, county
April 4, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Two local governments are drawing a line in the pavement, one that could extend a dividing line into other areas of public services.
6:00 p.m.
Morel (Morchella) Wild about mushrooms: Local mushroom hunters anticipate their favorite time of year
April 4, 2010 in print edition on 1D
Finally. The winter weather is gone, and for Stan Schneck and other mycologically minded souls, that can mean only one thing: mushroom time…

All stories

Final Four stats can be deceiving
April 4, 2010 in print edition on C2
Hoop notions, near and far
Right-wingers rewrite U.S. history
April 4, 2010 in print edition on A7
The right is rewriting history.
City commission agenda for April 6
Comment invited on possible transit route changes
April 4, 2010 in print edition on B4
Comment invited on possible transit route changes
Around and about in local business
April 4, 2010 in print edition on E1
News in local business for April 4, 2010.
False prophets?
April 4, 2010 in print edition on B6
Now that the Phelpses are in the news again, I have one question to ask them.
Phelps calls for an exception
April 4, 2010 in print edition on B6
You will be furious when you finish this column. Fair warning.
KU’s special ed department battles budget woes to keep high rankings
Program boasts ‘great faculty,’ strong grant expenditures, successful alumni
April 4, 2010 in print edition on B1
Cindy Lane said she came to Kansas University’s special education department to help others like her.