Archive for Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Also from July 27

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, July 27, 2010
Polls
How often do you eat at a restaurant?

Poll results

Response Percent
Once or twice a week
 
35%
Once or twice a month
 
23%
Three to four times a month
 
18%
Three or more times a week
 
15%
Daily
 
4%
Never
 
3%
Total 1082
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Brooklyn Sickman, 3, plays a puzzle game with her brother Nicholas Hernandez, 7. Brooklyn was severely injured last fall when an unhinged barn gate fell on her. Her doctors say she is making a remarkable recovery. Getting back to playtime
July 26, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Last September, Brooklyn Sickman, 3, was playing on an unhinged 300-pound barn gate when the gate fell on her head. The impact caused breaks in Brooklyn’s cheekbones, sinus cavity, the right orbit around her eye and the back of her head. For two months, she remained at the hospital. While there, she battled for her life. The accident caused her to lose sight in both eyes, and she had several seizures and was in a coma.
6:00 a.m.
The proposed city budget will keep taxes stable, eliminate 10 unfilled city jobs and pay for a new pothole patching machine that works even in cold weather. Lawrence city leaders shelve plans for water, sewer rate increases
July 26, 2010 in print edition on 1A
It looks like Lawrence residents won’t be paying higher water and sewer rates in 2011 after all.
10:00 a.m.
Conference chatter
Day 2 of Big 12 media days: Video recap
Posted July 27, 2010
5:35 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell Here's a video that wraps up the second day of Big 12 media days. 3:06 p.m. update: By Jesse ...
10:00 a.m.
Conference chatter
Day 2 of Big 12 media days: Video recap
Posted July 27, 2010
5:35 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell Here's a video that wraps up the second day of Big 12 media days. 3:06 p.m. update: By Jesse ...
2:00 p.m.
Fire crews worked to keep a fire at Wood N Stuff Cabinets from spreading to nearby buildings in Lecompton Monday, July 26, 2010. Firefighters still working to extinguish fire that razed Lecompton cabinet company
11:46 a.m., July 27, 2010 Updated 3:02 p.m. in print edition on 4A
Lecompton’s fire chief said he expects crews to remain on the scene into Wednesday morning after a cabinet company caught fire Monday evening.

All stories

Helpful care
Lawrence Humane Society officials know that helping animals sometimes means helping owners.
July 27, 2010 in print edition on A7
It’s nice that, even though they see the worst abuse humans can dish out to animals, the staff at the Lawrence Humane Society still chooses to see the best in people.
Home values still at risk in cities
July 27, 2010 in print edition on A2
Thought the housing crisis was over? Not quite.
People in the news
July 27, 2010 in print edition on B6
People in the news for July 27, 2010.