Archive for Saturday, December 4, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas University football coach Turner Gill addresses students at New York school Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010. Gill spoke during the school's monthly Character Counts assembly, which recognizes a selection of students for respect, trustworthiness, caring and other attributes. KU’s Turner Gill helps honor Character Counts award winners at New York School
December 2, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Kansas University football coach Turner Gill helped honor 11 students and one paraeducator with special awards Thursday during New York School’s monthly Character Counts assembly.
6:00 a.m.
An architectural rendering of a proposed seven-story building from the perspective of Ninth and New Hampshire Streets. City of Lawrence’s legal department looking at how abstentions will alter votes needed to grant incentives to Ninth and New Hampshire project
December 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
The longtime saying at Lawrence City Hall is that you have to be able to count to three — meaning that nothing passes through the City Commission without three votes.
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence resident Zach Stoltenberg has one of the more impressive Christmas light displays in town. He has more than 10,000 lights set to music that play from 6 p.m. to midnight at his home in west Lawrence. Lawrence man’s extreme passion for Christmas illuminates the whole neighborhood
12:41 p.m., December 3, 2010 Updated 1:49 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Zach Stoltenberg moved furniture into his new house on a corner lot with his wife, Alicia, on Nov. 7. The very next day, he started putting Christmas lights up on the house.
2:00 p.m.
Looking south from the Wells Overlook tower, this photograph from May 2010 shows construction on a stretch of the new U.S. Highway 59. This area is on Pleasant Grove Hill, south of County Road 458 and east of the current U.S. 59. EPA orders KDOT to correct stormwater runoff violations at U.S. Highway 59 construction site
December 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
The EPA announced Friday it has ordered the Kansas Department of Transportation to correct violations in controlling stormwater runoff on the U.S. Highway 59 construction site in Douglas and Franklin counties.
6:00 p.m.
A crowd forms early outside the I-70 Business Center, where Lawrence residents gathered to try and secure a winter coat. Scotch Dry Cleaners collected and cleaned the coats as part of its Share the Warmth campaign. Scotch Share the Warmth coat giveaway under way in Lawrence
December 3, 2010
Shoppers started lining up at 4 a.m. Friday morning to reserve their spot in line for the 24th annual Scotch Cleaners Share the Warmth Giveaway.

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Military news
December 4, 2010 in print edition on B7
Military news for December 4, 2010.
Scouting news
December 4, 2010 in print edition on B7
Scouting news for December 4, 2010.
Club news for Dec. 4
December 4, 2010 in print edition on B7
Club news for December 4, 2010.
Around and About
December 4, 2010 in print edition on B7
News from around and about in Lawrence.
Scientists reverse signs of aging in mice
December 4, 2010 in print edition on A9
Have scientists finally discovered the genetic fountain of youth?
4-H and FCE News
December 4, 2010 in print edition on B7
4-H and FCE news for December 4, 2010.