Former Kansas University guard Ben McLemore, right, has drawn comparisons to Miami Heat guard Ray Allen, left, but NBA veterans say those comparisons, for now, are unfair to both McLemore and Allen.
North- and southbound traffic snakes through single lanes on Iowa Street at the intersection with 15th Street/Bob Billings Parkway. Pavement reconstruction is taking place on Iowa Street, and the intersection at 15th Street is closed to both east- and westbound traffic for road work on Bob Billings Parkway. Several road construction projects are going on simultaneously this summer around the city, causing some headaches and creative navigation strategies.
Cyclist Brad Huff crosses the finish line first during the championship heat of the Tour of Lawrence street sprints, Friday, June 28, 2013, in downtown Lawrence.
Busby sets a loaf of hot loaf of bread down on a table near his outdoor oven. Busby,
22, sells his bread at a couple of outlets in Baldwin City, and is planning to
expand to the Cottin's Hardware Farmers' Market in Lawrence.
Colin Busby scores the top of a baguette before placing it inside the wood-fired
oven he built at his parents' home near Vinland.
Mike Yoder/Journal-World Photo.Building maintenance crews for Lawrence and Douglas County have posted new "no gun" signs on public buildings, indicating that the local governments have exempted themselves from the state's new concealed-carry gun law.
Several members of the University Women's Club Jabberwalkers participated in the Elvis Visit to End Polio Now 5K walk. Pictured, from left, are Janet Roth, Annie Stevens, an Abe Lincoln impersonator, Joan Rieber and Mary-Elizabeth Debicki. Rita Spradlin is not pictured. Sally Brandt took and submitted the photo.