Sarah Marie Aldridge
Supporters of reformist presidential candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi carry his poster, during a rally Monday in Tehran, Iran. Hundreds of thousands of supporters of the candidate streamed into the streets of the capital, denouncing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s claim to victory in a disputed election. Seven people died in clashes, Iran’s state radio said today.
The Surefire Jugglers perform Aug. 22, 2008, during the Lawrence Busker Festival in downtown Lawrence. The Busker Festival will return this year, and other downtown events this summer are up for approval at tonight’s City Commission meeting.
Four generations of family come together to celebrate Margaret Traylor-Elvig’s 100th birthday at Stone Creek Restaurant recently. Sarah Stern, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
Hundreds of thousands of supporters of leading opposition presidential candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi protest the result of the recent Iranian election Monday in Tehran. See story, page 2A.
Having lost his job, Rick Rose struggles to keep current with his bills and mortgage payments. Rose has been unemployed for more than a year, and recently had a disappointing setback in getting a new job.