Archive for Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Also from September 22

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, September 22, 2010 Lawrence High soccer vs. Free State
Podcasts
Polls
Do you think remote control traffic lights will improve traffic in Lawrence?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
46%
No
 
39%
I don’t know
 
13%
Total 511
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Para educator Stephanie Manley talks to a group of second graders at New York School on August 11, 2010. Elementary school task force looking ahead
September 21, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Tom Waechter and his five volunteer colleagues are busy visiting schools, gathering floorplans, gauging quality of lighting and compiling dozens more measures of the Lawrence school district’s elementary schools — all with two goals in mind.
6:00 a.m.
Pat Hubbell, pharmacist and owner of Sigler Pharmacy, fills out a prescription order Sept. 21, 2010, near a large jar of discarded medicine. The collection amounted to about six months of unused medications dropped off at Sigler Pharmacy, 4951 W. 18th St. Take-Back Day allows residents to safely rid homes of expired, unused and unwanted medication
September 21, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Law enforcement agencies across the nation this weekend want people to open their medicine cabinets to check for expired, unused and unwanted medication.
10:00 a.m.
Valerie Jennings has come up with a crunchy delight called Hippie Chow that was recently picked up by Dean & Deluca and is being sold nationwide. Seventy-five percent of her ingredients are locally purchased. The true story of Hippie Chow
September 21, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Overnight success is the stuff entrepreneurs dream of, but that wasn’t on Valerie Jennings’ mind when she stepped into her kitchen to make a batch of granola for her snack-loving boyfriend, Joe Parrish.
2:00 p.m.
A young boy wearing his Buzz Lightyear backpack races to class at New York School. School finance lawsuit expected to be filed next month
12:17 p.m., September 21, 2010 Updated 9:34 a.m. in print edition on 1A
Legislators on Tuesday started preparing for a lawsuit that will be filed against them by schools that allege the state has failed to fulfill its constitutional obligation to adequately fund education.
6:00 p.m.
Amber Aylor, a Perry-Lecompton high school junior and marching band member, left, rehearses formations with the band on Tuesday. The Marching Jayhawks and the University of Kansas School of Music will host Perry-Lecompton and over 30 other high school marching bands for the 63rd annual Band Day on Saturday, Sept. 25. KU Band Day parade set for Saturday afternoon in Downtown Lawrence
September 21, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Musicians from more than 30 high schools are set to converge on Lawrence this weekend for Kansas University’s 63rd annual Band Day.

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