Archive for Sunday, February 28, 2010

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Growing up together

Eighteen years old and pregnant, Katie Schimmel's life was about ...

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Preparing to be young parents

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12:00 a.m.

The Arensberg’s Building, 825 Mass., is in the process of being remodeled into three condos on the top floor and retail space below. Orthodontist’s ‘labor of love’ refashions a city landmark
February 27, 2010 in print edition on 1B
It’s been a bakery, a Montgomery Ward and most recently a shoe store. Now a Lawrence resident has grand plans for the historic Arensberg’s building on Massachusetts Street.
6:00 a.m.
the Oklahoma State student section heckles Kansas guard Tyrel Reed after committing a foul during the second half, Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010 at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater. Loss could help KU down line
February 28, 2010 in print edition on 1C
It wouldn’t be accurate to say the nation’s No. 1-ranked college basketball team went through the motions Saturday in a first-half debacle in Gallagher-Iba Arena. More like it went through the slow-motions.
2:00 p.m.
Supt. Randy Weseman walks along a Centennial School hallway in this photo from March 2003 on a tour of the building. Under the facility master plan, Centennial would be closed and its students moved to another school. Because of Centennial's proximity to Lawrence High School, Weseman envisioned the elementary school being used for special LHS activities. Middle of the road: Lawrence elementary size neither biggest nor smallest
February 28, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Among 13 of the state’s larger school districts, Lawrence is seventh in the number of elementary students it has per school, according to enrollment numbers for this school year.
6:00 p.m.
Michael Morley and his Lawrence-based company SIPSmart Building Systems are teaming up with LawrenceÕs Tenants to Homeowners to build a new dome-home structure on the northwest corner of 13th and New Jersey streets. An illustration of the house is on a billboard at the lot in East Lawrence. East Lawrence awaits dome-home project
February 28, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Michael Morley loves domes. No, not the kind that fair weather sports teams play games in. He loves the kind that you live in.

All stories

Snowmageddon! Snowicane! Weather hype reigns in winter
Meteorologists’ terminology called irresponsible
February 28, 2010 in print edition on A9
The snowmenclature smackdown among meteorologists started with “snowmageddon” and “snowpocalypse.”
People in the news
February 28, 2010 in print edition on D5
At least five funny actors will help hand out Oscars this year.
Buying time
It’s OK for local school board members to look at some short-term solutions to the current budget crisis.
February 28, 2010 in print edition on B6
Some of the budget-cutting suggestions from the Save Our Neighborhood Schools group deserve more serious consideration than they appear to be getting from the Lawrence school board.