Archive for Friday, April 9, 2010

Also from April 9

Blog entries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, April 9, 2010 Free State baseball vs. Shawnee Mission Northwest
Has the weakened economy caused you to postpone or not seek medical treatment?

Poll results

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Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The Topeka Depot of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, where Fred Harvey took over the second-floor lunchroom in early 1876. Harvey Houses on the prairie: How a Kansas man pioneered the hospitality industry
April 8, 2010 in print edition on 6A
Little-known fact: Lawrence was at the epicenter of a revolution in global capitalism…
6:00 a.m.
Kansas University sophomore Kimberley Self, of Topeka, left, visits with Christina Hixson, the sole executor of the Ernst F. Lied Foundation Trust, after a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday at the Lied Center. Self was a recipient of a Christina M. Hixson Opportunity Award, a $5,000 annual scholarship for KU students with financial need. A $2.5 million gift from the Lied Foundation Trust will fund expansion of the Lied Center’s lobby, construction of an education pavilion and creation of additional office space and displays. KU celebrates facility expansion
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 1A
A soon-to-be expanding Lied Center provided the backdrop Thursday for Kansas University leaders to celebrate contributions to the effort.
10:00 a.m.
Alex Chavez, 8, gets wound up in a game of Twister Thursday at KU's Burge Union. Volunteers from the KU community are hoping to perform 100,000 hours of community service as a KU provost office initiative and as part of chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little's inauguration. Volunteers scramble to log 100,000 hours
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Six-year-old Sunny Lange spent a fun-filled hour Thursday with volunteers on Kansas University’s campus.
2:00 p.m.
Nancy O’Connor, nutrition educator and outreach coordinator at The Community Mercantile, center, discusses plans for a garden at West Junior High School with gardener Diane Wilson, Lecompton, left, and Lawrence farmer Dan Phelps on Tuesday on the east side of the school. New community garden sprouting at West Junior High School
April 8, 2010 in print edition on 3A
What began as a seed — or an idea — to have a school garden at West Junior High School has grown into a multifaceted project.
6:00 p.m.
Tech N9ne. Tech talk: We find out what’s sizzlin’ with Tech N9ne, Kansas City’s most infamous rapper
April 9, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Tech N9ne, while periodically accused of devil worship, will never be accused of lollygagging…

All stories

Woods back, better than ever
April 9, 2010 in print edition on B1
Tiger Woods played like the last five months never happened.
Promising project
If parking plans pass city muster, a new mixed-use development at Ninth and New Hampshire streets could be a positive addition to downtown Lawrence.
April 9, 2010 in print edition on A7
There are a number of positive aspects to a seven-story, mixed-use building being proposed for the southwest corner of Ninth and New Hampshire streets.
Rec calendar
April 9, 2010 in print edition on B5
Rec calendar for April 9, 2010.