Archive for Saturday, October 23, 2010

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12:00 a.m.

Celia Smith, a Lawrence artist, will have her studio as a stop on this year’s Lawrence Art Walk. Her studio is at 907 W. 27th Terrace. Artists open their doors for 2010 Lawrence ArtWalk
October 21, 2010
More than 50 area artists will open up their doors to residents this weekend as part of the 16th annual Lawrence ArtWalk. Instead of viewing work in galleries and shows, the public will have the chance to visit the homes and studios of local artists, where the creative process actually takes place.
6:00 a.m.
The MagnaGro production plant at 600 E. 22nd St. was declared “unfit for human occupancy" on Wednesday, July 21, 2010. City officials condemned the building and said operations won't be allowed to resume at the facility. EPA issues civil complaint and compliance order against MagnaGro
October 22, 2010 in print edition on 1A
MagnaGro continues to draw the ire of governmental agencies. On Friday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued a civil complaint and compliance order against the agriculture fertilizer company for failing to tell the federal agency what hazardous wastes are on site.
10:00 a.m.
The Jayhawk Band rocks Massachusetts Street during a pep rally Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, for Kansas University's homecoming game this Saturday against Texas A&M. Kansas Athletics, the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce and several other groups were involved in the rally on the 1000 block of Massachusetts Street. It’s a new song for Kansas Jayhawk fans; winner of alumni association contest includes all remaining conference schools
October 22, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Out with the Cornhuskers, and in with the Longhorns. More than 50 years since it was last revised, Kansas University’s fight song has been tweaked, adding new Big 12 Conference opponents and taking out references to departing conference brethren Colorado and Nebraska.
2:00 p.m.
St. Lukes AME Church, 900 New York, has gone through a restoration process that included newly finished pine floors. Historic Lawrence church being restored to former glory
October 22, 2010 in print edition on 1A
$10,000. That’s how much money it took to build the church at Ninth and New York streets in 1910. It was a red brick Gothic-style building, a new home for one of the oldest black congregations in the state. Pressed tin tiles graced the vaulted ceilings of St.

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KU vs. A&M: head to head
October 23, 2010
Judge orders Lohan to remain in rehab
October 23, 2010 in print edition on B7
New year, new Lindsay Lohan?