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Creative Accounting

The Governor has proposed her budget. She is meeting her fiscal obligations on the backs of our college students, the handicapped and our local governments. ...

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Money Grows On Trees – Or Maybe On Houses

Well, we are going to spend the second 350 Billon dollar bail out package on something. It sounds like this time we are planning to ...

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so many birds

What’s with all the flocking? Everywhere I go, I seem to see big flocks of something. The groups of Canada geese don’t surprise me. I ...

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Another Fieldhouse win streak on the line …

Now that the Kansas men's basketball team's Allen Fieldhouse win streak is safely at 34 games, another Jayhawk squad will have a streak of its ...

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“Gran Torino” sparks conversation

**Clint Eastwood's "Gran Torino" plays like some sort of R-rated Hallmark made-for-TV movie where the lead character, a horribly racist Korean War veteran named Walt ...

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KU on Wheels extends route to serve GSP/Corbin residence halls

KU on Wheels is extending one of its bus routes, without spending any more money.The transit system, which serves Kansas University, now provides evening and ...

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Theater festival to draw 1,600 to Lawrence

Some of the top collegiate actors and actresses will be in Lawrence starting Sunday for the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival’s regional competition.About 1,600 ...

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Speaking of Kittens…

a Kitten but can't have one in your apartment? There is hope. If you participate in the online world of Second Life, you can have ...

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Motives drive talk of transportation spending

A day after Kansas University researchers released a report outlining nine threats to transportation, along comes another group with its own take on national challenges ...

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American Idol homecoming

The new and improved American Idol is back for its 8th season, with fresh faces, new rules and the same old crap.But isn't that why ...

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CFL bulbs not what they are touted to be?

Compact fluorescent light bulbs have been touted as more energy efficient than the standard incandescent bulbs most people use. But CFLs are not suitable for ...

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What to do when ex-spouse fails to pay joint mortgage and failure harms other spouse’s credit score

Q. My ex-wife still lives in what was our house. My name is not on the deed as a result of the Court’s action, but ...

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Governor’s budget produces list of potential local losers

Gov. Kathleen Sebelius’ proposed state budget may end one contentious debate at Lawrence City Hall. But it is almost guaranteed to create a whole host ...

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Paul Pierce inspires Kevin Garnett to unleash his rendition of the Superman theme song

Kevin Garnett has come up with his share of one-liners throughout the years. As one of professional sports' most entertaining athletes, KG, a.k.a. "The Big ...

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Dakotah - Remarkably Unremarkable

Life is not usually a series of monumental events; rather, our life is summed by the total of the small, seemingly insignificant and often unnoticed ...

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Winter Clothes Drying: My Little Green Discovery

When it comes to clothes drying, I’ve been a fair-weather environmentalist for some time. Spring, summer, and fall, I hang my clothes to dry in ...

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bittersweet

one hates to be so obvious, but writing about this bittersweet turns out be very bittersweet. When I first snapped this picture at the Ivan ...

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Former commissioner Constance likely to run for city seat

It looks like the Lawrence City Commission field will have another familiar face, and another leader of the campaign to save the city’s public transit ...

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Drop 10 friends, get a free burger

Kids love their social networking -- Facebook, MySpace, they're Twittering (which, by the way, I still don't get) and doing all sorts of stuff online. ...

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Campaign finance reports for city candidates

And the money game is under way. Two candidates for the Lawrence City Commission got a significant jump on fundraising late last year, according to ...

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