Archive for Friday, April 30, 2010

Also from April 30

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Police investigate McCollum Hall for gun The day in photos, April 30, 2010
Polls
Have you seen signs of the economy making a recovery?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
52%
Yes
 
38%
Not sure
 
9%
Total 1665
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The mysterious bricked-in door and window in the basement of historic Miller's Hall, now home to Goldmakers Fine Jewelry and Nomad's at 723 and 725 Mass. St. Buried History
April 29, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Like a window or door sealed with brick, some views into the past are impenetrable. So it seems to be with, well, a window and door filled in with brick in the basement of Goldmakers Fine Jewelry…
10:00 a.m.
The view of the north side of the Statehouse. Budget plan likely to include sales tax increase
April 30, 2010 in print edition on 1A
A tax package that probably includes an increase in the state sales tax will be unveiled today as legislators try to close a $500 million budget gap. The Senate Ways and Means Committee fine-tuned its spending plan Thursday.
10:45 a.m.
The view of the north side of the Statehouse. Statehouse Live: Senate committee recommends tax increase
10:22 a.m., April 30, 2010 Updated 7:19 p.m. in print edition on 1A
As the budget crisis worsened, a Senate committee Friday approved a $434 million tax increase, which includes a temporary 1-cent increase in the state sales tax rate and a 55-cent per pack increase in the cigarette tax.
2:00 p.m.
Clapping in rhythm to the music, front from left, Rebeka Drew, Raemona Wilson and Aubin Murphy keep time with the rest of Pinckney School’s fifth- and sixth-graders as they perform a selection of students’ poems put to music composed by Daniel Musselman, a doctoral student at Kansas University. Murphy’s poem was among those featured. Musical collaboration: Pinckney pupils write lyrics; KU student composes tunes
April 30, 2010 in print edition on 3A
As three Pinckney School students sang along with classmates in Thursday afternoon’s dress rehearsal, the lyrics were familiar to them.
3:18 p.m.
Lawrence Police are working with KU Public Safety officers to search for a man with a gun reported at the KU campus. KU officials clear McCollum Hall, say suspect in gun incident is believed to have left campus
2:12 p.m., April 30, 2010 Updated 6:39 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Kansas University officials shortly before 5:30 p.m. declared McCollum Hall to be clear and said they believed a suspect believed to have a gun had left the campus.

All stories

Dixon set to play Ray Charles in musical
April 30, 2010 in print edition on B8
Broadway has chosen its Ray Charles.
NCAA approves 68-team tournament
Three additional opening-round games to be played
April 30, 2010 in print edition on B2
The road to the Final Four will have a new look next season.
Rec calendar
April 30, 2010 in print edition on B6
Rec calendar for April 30, 2010.
Fighting an oceanic plague, a forkful at a time
April 30, 2010 in print edition on C8
Lionfish. It’s what’s for dinner.