Archive for Saturday, April 9, 2011

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12:00 a.m.
In this photo taken in Fall 2010, Kitty Glass of Whispering Cedars Farms lines up her mums in the early morning light at the Lawrence Farmers' Market. On Saturday, the market will open for its 35th year. Producers will be selling goods in the 800 block of New Hampshire from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Downtown Lawrence Farmers’ Market opens Saturday
April 7, 2011 in print edition on 2A
At 7 a.m. Saturday, the Downtown Lawrence Farmers’ Market, in the 800 block of New Hampshire, will officially begin its 35th year. A record number of vendors asked to sell at the market this year, so expect to see some new faces.
6:00 a.m.
City Commissioners Mike Amyx, Lance Johnson and Aron Cromwell are sworn in by City Clerk Frank Reeb on Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at City Hall. City Commissioner Aron Cromwell discusses how business background will help his expected tenure as mayor
April 8, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence City Commissioner Aron Cromwell thinks he’s a little bit like what Lawrence needs to be in the future — part businessman, part idealist.
10:00 a.m.
Governor-elect Sam Brownback is interviewed in his transitional office at the Statehouse in Topeka. Brownback will take office as the new governor of Kansas Jan. 10, 2011. Statehouse Live: Kansas Bioscience Authority authorizes audit in light of Gov. Sam Brownback’s request
3:17 p.m., April 8, 2011 Updated 5:33 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A high-powered struggle between Gov. Sam Brownback and the Kansas Bioscience Authority exploded into public view on Friday.
2:00 p.m.
Margaret Eloise Lewis was surprised by her family during a lunch at Teller's Friday when they gave her a framed copy of her diploma. She graduated from Kansas University in 1939 with a degree in economics. KU alumna receives degree more than 70 years after having never applied for graduation
April 8, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Margaret Shirk knew she was in for a nice lunch at Teller’s on Friday with family, but she didn’t know the reason.
6:00 p.m.
Students and parent volunteers from New York Elementary walk together Friday afternoon along 11th Street as part of a communitywide Walking School Bus pilot program. New York School students board the ‘walking school bus’
April 8, 2011 in print edition on 3A
“You can walk with a group, and you can walk with your friends,” said Kellie Old Elk, shuffling along, arm-in-arm, with Aryanna Meraz on a brick sidewalk south of the school. “You don’t have to walk by yourself.”

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April 9, 2011 in print edition on A9
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