Archive for Monday, August 16, 2010

Also from August 16

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Three moves: Legs The day in photos, August 16, 2010 KU move-in day, August 2010
Polls
Should the city of Lawrence pursue a plan to add more electric vehicles to its fleet?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
47%
Yes
 
46%
Not sure
 
5%
Total 755
Are you more likely to buy food if it is produced locally?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
72%
No
 
27%
Total 806
Videos

Lead stories

All stories

Special privilege
Community and Kansas University leaders should join in supporting efforts to bring the Special Olympics National Games to Lawrence.
August 16, 2010 in print edition on A7
Efforts to attract the 2014 Special Olympics National Games to Lawrence should be enthusiastically supported by city and Kansas University officials.
Great project
Cans for the Community a simple concept that has had a big impact.
August 16, 2010 in print edition on A7
Who would have thought that a volunteer effort to collect and recycle aluminum cans could result in $55,000 in donations for nonprofit agencies in Douglas County?
‘The Expendables’ seizes No. 1 spot
August 16, 2010 in print edition on A9
Sylvester Stallone has proven that he’s not quite expendable yet at the box office.
Bullington finally gets win
Longtime minor-leaguer pitches K.C. past Yanks
August 16, 2010 in print edition on B3
Eight years after he was baseball’s overall No. 1 draft pick — eight long years — Bryan Bullington finally has a major-league win.