Archive for Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Also from May 5

On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, May 5, 2010 Free State baseball vs. Olathe South
Have you ever had senioritis?

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Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The Lawrence Board of Education discussed their study of budgets ideas for the school district Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010. Superintendent Dr. Rick Doll, left,  spoke during the study session meeting. Lawrence school administrators face five unpaid furlough days next year
May 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence school district administrators will be on unpaid furlough for five days next school year as part of $100,000 in salary reductions.
6:00 a.m.
Lawrence police respond after a man suffered a medical condition and ran his car into a building shortly after noon on Tuesday, May 4, 2010. K.C. driver injured after running car into Lawrence apartment building
12:39 p.m., May 4, 2010 Updated 4:43 p.m. in print edition on 3A
Car is removed from an apartment building aftercrashing into it.
10:00 a.m.
Shoppers walk along the sidewalks of downtown Lawrence in this file photo. The population in Lawrence made a surprisingly large increase in 2009. City looking for direction to grow retail
May 5, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Somebody needs to take hold of Lawrence’s retail reins, a new city-appointed task force agreed Tuesday.
2:00 p.m.
Luke Simpson-Merz, a New York School student, gets his light saber award as part of a monthly Character Recognition program during a school assembly Tuesday. Luke Skywalker and Obi Wan Kenobi, a.k.a., Keenan Wycoff and Ernie Dyer, were masters of ceremony to present each knight with his or her award. The assembly was presented during a visit by Kennedy School students, who were checking out the new school they will be attending next fall because of boundary changes. Kennedy students explore future school
May 5, 2010 in print edition on 5A
Kennedy School fifth-graders Mikey Wycoff, Kevin Nichols and Caleb Miller on Tuesday got a first look at their new school.
6:00 p.m.
Fennel What do I do with fennel?
May 5, 2010 in print edition on 1C
If Dr. Seuss had created a vegetable instead of Truffula Trees in his kiddie lit masterpiece “The Lorax,” it surely would look a bit like summer’s coolest vegetable since the cucumber: fennel…

All stories

Lawrence artists capture judges’ eyes
Rep. Lynn Jenkins to display works by students in 2nd District
May 5, 2010 in print edition on A3
It started out as a photography project for Lawrence High senior Gabriela Otero.
People in the news
May 5, 2010 in print edition on B8
People in the news for May 5, 2010.