Archive for Friday, July 23, 2010

Also from July 23

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, July 23, 2010
Polls
Are you satisfied with the job that Kenneth Feinberg, the Obama Administration’s bank executives "pay czar" is doing?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
70%
Yes
 
18%
Not sure
 
10%
Total 842
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
An overview of the changes coming to the Lawrence Transit System's routes on Aug. 2. Guide outlines transit changes
July 22, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Transit officials are looking forward to improving service, attracting more customers and more closely matching supply with demand when it comes to getting riders from here to there and back.
6:00 a.m.
Shanda Wright, 17, paints a bench under a studio light at Van Go, Inc. Wednesday, July 21, 2010. Young Lawrence artists will debut 20 benches as part of the Benchmark 2010 program. Young Lawrence artists to unveil painted benches
July 21, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Grace Miller has been working all summer on a memorial bench that she will finally unveil to her client on Friday.
10:00 a.m.
Finding places that allow you to carry a concealed weapon in Lawrence is not hard, Journal-World reporter Chad Lawhorn found. A new law that went into effect July 1 makes it even easier to obtain a concealed carry permit. Concerns mount over new gun law
July 23, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Drunken driving. Carrying a firearm while under the influence of alcohol. Attempted suicide. Prior to July 1, all those situations were red flags for the Kansas Attorney General’s office when deciding whether to issue a permit for someone to carry a concealed handgun.
2:00 p.m.
Taylor Manning, a Free State High graduate, has returned to Lawrence to play volleyball for the Jayhawks. She played for Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fla., last season. Returning home: Former Firebird Manning transfers to play volleyball for Jayhawks
July 23, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Twenty-five years ago, Julie Manning endured every emotion in the book while watching her boyfriend and future husband play basketball at Kansas University. Today, she spends her days preparing to watch her oldest child, Taylor Manning, suit up for the same school, albeit in a different sport.
6:00 p.m.
In this file photo, Robert Walzel, dean of Kansas University’s School of Music, is pictured in Murphy Hall, KU campus. Meet the dean: Head of KU’s School of Music tackles challenges of reorganization
July 23, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Nearly 35 years since he last stepped foot in Lawrence as a junior high student attending music camp, Robert Walzel returns to run the college program.

All stories

Rec calendar
July 23, 2010 in print edition on B2
Area sports opportunities for July 23, 2010.
People in the news
July 23, 2010 in print edition on B6
People in the news for July 23, 2010.
Just the facts
An embarrassing situation at the U.S. Department of Agriculture this week could have been avoided if someone had pursued the facts before rushing to judgment.
July 23, 2010 in print edition on A7
Radio broadcaster Paul Harvey used to introduce his famous comment segments by saying “And now, the rest of the story.”