Archive for Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Also from September 20

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The day in photos, Sept. 20, 2011
How many people know your personal password other than you?

Poll results

Response Percent
I’m the only person who knows my password
One person
Two people
Five people or more
Three people
Four people
Total 499

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Karen DeVictor, Lawrence, reads birthday wishes for the city left by visitors Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011, at Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. History museum throws Lawrence a birthday bash
September 19, 2011 in print edition on 3A
The Watkins Community Museum of History hosted a birthday party for the city of Lawrence on Sunday.
6:00 a.m.
Rendering of Lawrence Public Library entry on the south side. This view shows the southeast corner looking to the northwest. Library expansion project raises the question of whether the city of Lawrence would violate its debt policy
September 19, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Will the $18 million renovation of the Lawrence Public Library push the city out of compliance with its own debt policy?
10:00 a.m.
Viktor Yushchenko, right, former president of Ukraine, is the recipient of the Dole Leadership Prize and was the featured fall speaker Monday at the Dole Institute of Politics. With him is Bill Lacy, director of the Dole Institute. Viktor Yushchenko, former Ukrainian president, accepts 2011 Dole Leadership Prize
September 20, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Viktor Yushchenko’s answer was partly diplomatic and partly sarcastic Monday night. Bill Lacy, director of the Dole Institute of Politics, asked the former Ukrainian president about the argument that the United States and other nations from the outside were responsible for 2004 Ukrainian protests that became known as the Orange Revolution, which ultimately got the pro-Western Yushchenko elected.
2:00 p.m.
Jodi Handel points out a plane in the sky to her grandson Cage Handel, 4, at a memorial site for victims of an airplane crash in Reno, Nev., Monday, Sept. 19, 2011. The Reno Air Races were canceled after pilot Jimmy Leeward's plane crashed on Friday. Several people were killed, including Leeward, and dozens were inured. Lawrence pilot witnesses fatal crash at Reno air race
September 19, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Lawrence aviator, local attorney and real estate developer Steve Craig was standing less than 500 yards away from the air show plane crash that killed 10 people and injured dozens more last weekend in Reno, Nev.
6:00 p.m.
The Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services, 1901 Delaware Street. Secretary Siedlecki proud of agreements with Lawrence, other cities on SRS offices; lawmakers say he’s taking undue credit
September 19, 2011 in print edition on 3A
Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services Secretary Robert Siedlecki Jr. said Monday that decisions by communities, such as Lawrence, to pay to keep open the local SRS office represent “the essence of local control.”

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Chiefs suffer another loss: Jamaal Charles
September 20, 2011 in print edition on B2
The season is over for Jamaal Charles.