Archive for Saturday, December 15, 2012

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12:00 a.m.
Lawrence High students lift up Jake Mosiman (3) after they stormed to court following Lawrence High's game against Free State, Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 at LHS. Mosiman can’t miss as Lawrence High boys top Free State in city basketball showdown
December 14, 2012
Only three Lawrence High boys basketball players scored on Friday, but the Lions edged out rival Free State, 55-49, with the help of LHS senior Jake Mosiman’s eight three-pointers and 30 points. By Benton Smith
6:00 a.m.
                         
Lawrence author and poet laureate of Kansas, Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg, center, has written a book about former Polish resistance fighter Jarek Piekalkiewicz, left, and Holocaust survivor Lou Frydman.  Mirriam-Goldberg, Piekalkiewicz and Lou Frydman’s wife, Jane Frydman, will have a reading and a launch party for the book “Needle In the Bone” at 7 p.m. today at the Lawrence Jewish Community Center, 917 Highland Drive. Lou Frydman died  in January. Kansan’s book chronicles drama of resistance fighter, Holocaust survivor finding each other
December 14, 2012
Late last month, Potomac Books Inc. released “Needle in the Bone: How a Holocaust survivor and Polish Resistance Fighter Beat the Odds and Found Each Other.” A book launch will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Lawrence Jewish Community Congregation. By Angelique McNaughton
12:00 p.m.
Abe & Jake's Landing, 8 East Sixth Street, is for sale for $1.3 million. New group hopes to spark convention business at Abe & Jake’s building
December 14, 2012
Lawrence city commissioners are being asked to approve a deal that will transfer control of the Abe & Jake’s Landing building along the Kansas River to a group that wants to begin marketing the unique turn-of-the-century industrial building more for small-scale conventions and meetings. By Chad Lawhorn
11:17 p.m.
Kansas guard Andrew White signals "three" as he heads back on defense against Belmont during the second half on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 at Allen Fieldhouse. Andrew White III catches fire, helps KU torch Belmont
December 15, 2012
Andrew White III, KU’s freshman shooting guard/small forward, exploded for a career-high 15 points off 6-of-8 shooting — 3-of-5 from three — while playing just 10 minutes in the Jayhawks’ 89-60 battering of Belmont. By Gary Bedore

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