Lawrence residents and actors Charlie Goolsby and Fran Hopkins perform “Everything’s Coming up Roses” at the conclusion of an unveiling ceremony at the Lawrence Community Theatre, 1501 N.H. Theater leaders on Wednesday announced a $6.2 million campaign to relocate the renamed “Theatre Lawrence” to a new 300-seat theater at a site near Sixth Street and Wakarusa Drive.
Lawrence Community Theatre Executive Director Mary Doveton talks with Mayor Mike Amyx at Wednesday’s reception.
A drawing of the proposed Eldridge expansion.
David Litts, director of Science and Policy at the national Suicide Prevention Resource Center, gives a presentation "Preventing the Suicide of Someone You Know, Someone You Love," Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Burned cars and property are seen Wednesday on the west side of Detroit. A fire swept through at least three Detroit neighborhoods, destroying dozens of homes, including many that were vacant, officials said. The flames, probably sparked by downed power lines Tuesday evening, jumped from rooftop to rooftop, fed by winds up to 50 mph.
Vice President Joe Biden hands out hot dogs to the troops during an appearance Wednesday on the “Colbert Report” in this photo provided by Comedy Central.
Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little spoke Wednesday about the search for a new athletics director.
Terry Brown, of Houston Excavating in Liberty, Mo., runs his loader at the old Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity house at 2005 Stewart Ave. on Wednesday. The house is the last to be torn down along Stewart Avenue, near 19th and Iowa streets.
An artist's rendering of the new theater.
A jobs postings board shows openings at Central City Concern employment access center Monday in Portland, Ore. Job openings rose in July after two months of declines, a positive sign that companies could step up hiring soon.
Kansas quarterback Jordan Webb throws as North Dakota State defensive tackle Matthew Gratzek (70) closes in during the fourth quarter, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010 at Kivisto Field.
Free State’s Emily Sadosky returns a shot during a singles match. The Firebirds won a quad Wednesday at the Lawrence High courts.
Lawrence High’s Morgan Manger hits a backhand during a quad at the LHS courts on Wednesday.
Photo still from the film, “Finding Farley,” playing during the Banff Mountain Film Festival.
Photo still from the film, “First Ascent: Alone on the Wall,” playing during the Banff Mountain Film Festival.