guavablues (Mark Sanders)


Comment history

Lawrence's population breaks 100,000, according to city estimates

Why do cities always think they have to continually grow?

February 8, 2018 at 1:54 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Local group heading effort against city's new streetlights

I had one across the street replaced with an LED. It was terrible It was like my yard had a floodlight shining on it. They did put a shield around it and it made a big difference.

December 4, 2017 at 4:11 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Lawmakers schedule forum to hear concerns on controversial Tyson poultry plant

The location will be at Chieftain Park at 6:30 on the 15th.

September 11, 2017 at 8:39 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Report: Not enough high school grads in Kansas getting career training to meet state's needs

Many of these jobs are demanding more and more specific skills that schools can't be responsible for teaching. Businesses need to step up and take on more of the responsibility for training.

July 13, 2017 at 9:49 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Kansas lawmakers grill Brownback administration over possible budget cuts

I would like to see a list of those that voted for this destructive tax policy. It should be posted and shared throughout the state from now until November.

April 22, 2016 at 9:20 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

See proposed facelift for large Massachusetts Street building; Kansas, Lawrence job totals off to slow start

Same stale, boxy design they've done all over town. How about some new blood.

April 14, 2016 at 8:31 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Letter: How much need?

Part of the problem is we're using out jails to house our citizens that have serious mental health issues.

February 5, 2016 at 1:15 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Neighborhood pool acts as a 'community within a community'

I taught school on the east side for 30 years. This neighborhood doesn't have much. This is so important for them. I applaud Missi.

July 7, 2013 at 8:10 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

City manager forecasting increase in city's general fund property tax rate for 2014 budget

Property taxes are to high yet we keep spending on some things that are not needed. With Brownback's budget property tax is going up further. I voted against the library and the school bond because I see what's coming down the road.

June 14, 2013 at 4:48 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Garden Calendar: Water teepees provide early start for tomatoes

I always thought the earliest tomato was a waste of time. They usually plant Early Girl which is the worst tasting tomato there is.

April 26, 2013 at 12:25 p.m. ( | suggest removal )