Max Seusy, a first grader at Langston Hughes Elementary, sorts through a box of glue sticks in search of a missing glue-stick cap Wednesday afternoon at the Back2School backpack giveaway at the old Borders building, 700 New Hampshire St. Max volunteered with his mother, Carmen Seusy, at the event, which will distribute free school supplies to more than 1,000 low-income Douglas County families through Friday.
Rose lemonade at Aladdin Cafe, 1021 Massachusetts St.
Purple yam ice cream at Zen Zero, 811 Massachusetts St.
The tongue torta at Burrito King, 900 Illinois St.
The "Hares Away!" at Five Bar and Tables, 947 Massachusetts St.
The Cajun Corn Dog at Terrebonne Cafe, 805 Vermont St.
The Sea Kreature at Ramen Bowls, 125 E. 10th St.
The Mexican chocolate beet torte at Merchants Pub and Plate, 746 Massachusetts St.
The Lieutenant Dan at Java Break, 17 E. Seventh St.
Josh Shelton, a principal with architecture firm el dorado inc., presents an updated plan for the East Ninth Project during Wednesday's East Ninth Citizen Advisory Committee meeting. The plan would narrow East Ninth Street and incorporate sharrows, native grasses and ADA-accessible sidewalks.
The Drunken Chicken pizza at Fat Freddy's, 1445 W. 23rd St.
Tiger Cry Beef at Baan Thai, 741 Massachusetts St.
Fried quail at Encore Cafe, 1007 Massachusetts St.
A visitor passes through "Rest Assured, You Are Under Video Surveillance," a temporary art installation by Lawrence artists D. Bryon Darby, Aaron Long, Cotter Mitchell and Aaron Paden, at the Lawrence Public Library on Tuesday. The installation will end its week-long run at the library Saturday.
The Phog, pictured with the Jayhawk and Crimson shots at the Bird Dog Bar at The Oread hotel, 1200 Oread Ave.
Maryland crab cake sliders at R Bar & Patio, 610 Florida St.
The NY Times Crossword at Ladybird Diner, 721 Massachusetts St.
The Heart Attack at Yokohama, 811 New Hampshire St. and 1730 W. 23rd St.
The Ranchalicious pizza at Pyramid Pizza, 1029 Massachusetts St.
The Samuel Clemens martini at Genovese, 941 Massachusetts St.