Archive for Tuesday, October 19, 2010

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Births
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On the street
Photo galleries
Pierogies — Ravioli's Polish cousin The day in photos, October 19, 2010 The Refrigerator Door, Oct. 19, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
Did you take piano lessons as a child?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
59%
No
 
40%
Total 702
Videos

Lead stories

12:09 a.m.
Tasha Flaherty helps Andrew Turner, 4, Eudora pick the perfect pumpkin while his sister Aubrey, 2, examines a tiny pumpkin she found earlier at Schaake’s Pumpkin Patch. Lawrence pumpkin patch owners carve out family attractions
October 18, 2010
It’s a giant metal trough filled with thousands of corn kernels. It seems silly, childish, but kids and adults love it alike. They get in, sit down and relax, sinking into the kernels.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas Republicans, from left, Todd Tiahrt, Lynn Jenkins, Pat Roberts, Jerry Moran and Sam Brownback. Report: Kansas Republicans opposed American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, but sought stimulus funding
12:02 p.m., October 18, 2010 Updated 8:13 a.m. in print edition on 1A
U.S. Sens. Sam Brownback and Pat Roberts and U.S. Reps. Jerry Moran, Todd Tiahrt and Lynn Jenkins all voted against the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, but all wrote letters seeking government spending under the act.
10:00 a.m.
David Broder, a semiweekly columnist for The Washington Post writing on national politics, speaks Monday at the Dole Institute of Politics as part of the 2010 Muncy Journalism and Politics Lecture. Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist David Broder likes GOP on Nov. 2
October 19, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist David Broder did not pull any punches when asked Monday night about how the Nov. 2 mid-term elections will turn out.
10:00 a.m.
Online chat
Chat with Tom Sloan, Republican candidate for Kansas House District 45
October 19, 2010
Join us for a live chat with Tom Sloan, Republican candidate for Kansas House District 45, Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m.
10:20 a.m.
Online chat
Chat with Tom Sloan, Republican candidate for Kansas House District 45
October 19, 2010
Join us for a live chat with Tom Sloan, Republican candidate for Kansas House District 45, Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
The "Dome Home" in east Lawrence was designed to be energy efficient, and uses florescent light bulbs throughout for added savings. Kansas loses steam on energy efficiency
October 19, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Kansas can do better. That’s the message state officials are sending after Kansas ranked 46th in its energy-efficiency policies and programs. In the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s state scorecard, Kansas fell seven places in 2010.
3:31 p.m.
Online chat
Chat live with Arch Naramore, Douglas County Commission candidate
October 19, 2010
Arch Naramore, Douglas County Commission candidate for the 1st District, will chat from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
3:57 p.m.
Online chat
Chat live with Arch Naramore, Douglas County Commission candidate
October 19, 2010
Arch Naramore, Douglas County Commission candidate for the 1st District, will chat from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
4:30 p.m.
Online chat
Chat live with Kevin Yoder, Republican candidate for the 3rd Congressional District
October 19, 2010
Join us Tuesday, Oct. 19 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. for a live chat with 3rd District Congressional GOP candidate Kevin Yoder. You can submit your questions in advance below.
6:00 p.m.
Marie Angelone is a senior at Free State High School and is the ArtStar winner this month. Quietly expressive: Free State senior asserts her confidence and talent through painting
October 19, 2010
Free State High School senior Hanna Marie Angelone is not the kind of student you will find cheerleading on the sidelines, nor is she the star athlete headed to the state championship.

All stories

Pump patrol
October 19, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.64 at several stations.
Lee’s gem blanks Yanks
Rangers rout New York, 8-0, take 2-1 lead
October 19, 2010 in print edition on B4
Cliff Lee went through the New York Yankees like a buzzsaw again, striking out 13 and pitching the
River cities
The situation in Salina should give Lawrence residents new appreciation for the Kansas River.
October 19, 2010 in print edition on A7
On Nov. 2, voters in Salina will decide whether they want to spend $27 million to get their river back. It’s an interesting issue for residents of other “river cities,” like Lawrence, to consider.