Archive for Saturday, July 31, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Basil Bucatini at Marisco’s, 4821 W. Sixth St. Pesto mania: It doesn’t take much of the strong summer sauce to make a meal
July 28, 2010 in print edition on 1C
The ingredients are few, the combinations limitless and the finished product is one of summer’s fanciest simple delights: pesto.
10:00 a.m.
The U-Haul Center, 540 Kasold Drive, was buzzing with activity Friday as workers tried to accommodate customers for their moving needs. Customer service representative Mike Moreno sweeps out the inside cab on a 17-foot trailer to get it ready for the next customer. Residents do moving shuffle
July 31, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Business is booming for several local businesses as KU students move in and out of Lawrence. The beginning of August is a demanding time for local moving and storage companies and the city’s hotels.
2:00 p.m.
Former KU basketball standout Russell Robinson decided to donate a bin full of his basketball memories to charity on Friday. His last stop was the Community Drop-in Center at 10th and Vermont, to which he donated jerseys and a collage of his career at KU. Russell Robinson makes rounds of Lawrence charities to donate old gear to benefit others
July 30, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Former Kansas University basketball player Russell Robinson posted a status update on Facebook asking for help. Fourteen minutes later, Lawrence resident Teri Guntert — one of Robinson’s 4,959 Facebook friends, and one whom he had never met — offered some advice.
6:00 p.m.
A worshipper adds to the collection of candles during the monthly Taize service held at Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Singing for peace through Taizé
July 31, 2010 in print edition on 1D
The worshippers sit silently in short rows on a steamy summer night as two men begin to strum softly on guitars near a minister-less altar. The parishioners join the stringed instruments in unison, somewhere between singing and chanting.

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Dems hope for first lady’s stardust in campaign
July 31, 2010 in print edition on A6
She’s not a political animal, Michelle Obama is quick to say.
Club news
July 31, 2010 in print edition on B5
Club news for July 31, 2010
Military news
July 31, 2010 in print edition on B5
Military news for July 31, 2010.
Around and about
July 31, 2010 in print edition on B5
Around and about for the week of July 31, 2010