Archive for Thursday, April 22, 2010

Also from April 22

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, April 22, 2010
Polls
Are you interested in seeing President Barack Obama's birth certificate?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
62%
Yes
 
37%
Total 1864
Who do you think will have the best NFL career?

Poll results

Response Percent
Darrell Stuckey
 
35%
Kerry Meier
 
31%
Dezmon Briscoe
 
27%
Todd Reesing
 
2%
Jake Sharp
 
2%
Total 980
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Ashton Martin, farm manager for the 12-acre permaculture test site at the Karlin family farm, checks on trees that will be planted as part of a multi-tiered "food forest." Lindsey Yankey, left, helps to plant some of the trees. Eating up the landscape: Permaculture proves a yard can wield more than grass
April 21, 2010
“To me, a lawn is kind of sad,” says Laura Zell. “I feel that as homeowners … we are stewards of this land. And it’s our responsibility to take care of it and to use it the way that it’s supposed to be used. Not necessarily just for aesthetic purposes…”
6:00 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. Additional hurdles stand in way of new Lawrence Community Shelter
April 21, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Bring on the next hurdle. Leaders of the Lawrence Community Shelter were expressing thanks Wednesday for a City Commission vote late Tuesday night that gave preliminary approval for a permit to move the homeless shelter to a warehouse near the Douglas County Jail.
10:00 a.m.
KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little prepares to deliver her Inaugural Address during her Installation Ceremony on Sunday at the Lied Center. Chancellor’s inauguration costs university $44,000
April 21, 2010 in print edition on 3A
The bills are mostly all in for the recent inauguration of new Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little, and they total more than $44,000.
2:00 p.m.
The view of the north side of the Statehouse. Senate panel adjourns when tax increase comes up
4:23 p.m., April 21, 2010 Updated 7:41 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The committee breakdown is indicative of the tough political wrangling ahead for legislators as they deal with an estimated $500 million shortfall after the state budget has already been cut by nearly $1 billion.
6:00 p.m.
Chris Rock, left, and Neil LaBute discuss a scene during the making of "Death at a Funeral." Death and comedy: Director and KU grad Neil LaBute discusses his new film, ‘Death at a Funeral’
April 22, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Neil LaBute, a former Jayhawk, joined us to discuss “Death at a Funeral,” mainstream success and why Tracy Morgan had curry all over his face and hands…

All stories

Challenge grant pushes ECM close to fundraising goal
Foundation’s grant puts Ecumenical Christian Ministries closer to goal
April 22, 2010 in print edition on A3
Ecumenical Christian Ministries’ Ministry of the Hearth Capital Campaign just got a big boost.
Americans shifting to U.S. cars, poll finds
April 22, 2010 in print edition on C3
Buy American? That’s suddenly a good idea again to more car buyers.
People in the news
April 22, 2010 in print edition on B7
People in the news for April 22, 2010.