Joanna Hlavacek (Features reporter)

Joanna Hlavacek is the features reporter for and the Lawrence Journal-World.

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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.

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