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Lawrence Landmarks

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/bandstand.JPG Devin Lowell stands next to the bandstand in South Park. http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/highschool.JPG Anna Sobering stands across the street from Central Junior High, the former Liberty Memorial High School, at 15th and Massachusetts Streets. http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/watkinsmuseum.JPG Devin Lowell crosses the street in front of the Watkins Bank Building, home ... Continue reading

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In Plain Sight 8/30/2009

Previous:IPS 8/23/2009 Next: IPS 9/13/2009 Picture identified, see end of post for picture and solution. http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/cDSC_5008a.JPG You know that I try to find new and different subjects each week? Right? I think I succeeded this week. I'm running behind, so I'll spare you any further babble and ... Continue reading

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Lawrence Landmarks

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/cemetary.JPG The Pioneer Cemetery on West Campus is the final resting place to many important past KU faculty and chancellors. It is the oldest cemetery in Lawrence. http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/buffalo.JPG The buffalo statue is located beside Clinton Parkway amid prairie grass. Graffiti artists use the buffalo as a canvas. ... Continue reading

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Lawrence Landmark Adventure

Central Junior High (formerly Liberty Memorial High School) http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/IMG_2892.JPG Americana Music Academy http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/IMG_2897.JPG South Park bandstand http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/IMG_2898.JPG South Park wading pool (Ashley is singing for joy to have refreshment from the hot, humid day) http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/IMG_2900.JPG Douglas County Courthouse http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/30/IMG_2902.JPG Watkins Bank Building, also home to the community ... Continue reading

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Epitaphs

As defined by Wikipedia, an epitaph is a short text inscribed on a tombstone or plaque honoring a deceased person. http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/edinburgh_graveyard.jpg After a quick Google search, I found a few of my favorites: The best is yet to come - Francis Albert Sinatra There goes the neighborhood ... Continue reading

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Lawrence Landmarks

Christina DeVoss & Mackenzie Steffen photo assignment http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02292_.JPG Bowersock Dam http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02290.JPG Haskell Children's Cemetery http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02289__.JPG The Plow at 27th and Inverness http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02288.JPG former fire station and former stop on Underground Railroad http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02286__.JPG former Liberty Memorial High School, now Central Junior High School http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02285.JPG South Park bandstand http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/29/DSC02284_.JPG ... Continue reading

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I’m gonna miss my hibiscus

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/28/DSC07895_.JPG Summer's about over. I wanted to save the image for the next eternal seven months. Continue reading

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Jayhawk Flashback: Oklahoma, 10/4/97

*[Ed. Note: This is a blog post from four years ago, but I figured it was relevant this week because this shows video of the last Kansas University football victory over Oklahoma on Oct. 4, 1997. What follows is the exact wording from my blog post on ... Continue reading

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Project Runway: What came first, the chicken or the egg?

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/28/Shirin_and_Malvin.png OK, so we all know as viewers how long we've waited to see this season of "Project Runway." It was filmed a loonnnnnnnng time ago. And the time lag was front and center in Episode No. 2. Host Heidi Klum introduced the challenge to the designers ... Continue reading

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Zombie’s “Halloween II” is amateurish dreck

“Halloween II” was not shown to press, but last night contributor Phil Fava attended a midnight screening just so he could file this report. Here’s Phil: What was I expecting, here? I don’t know. I didn’t necessarily anticipate good taste or stunning craftsmanship, but I definitely didn’t ... Continue reading

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Alternative OTS

I think I knew a kid named Junior Williams when we were growing up. And I still don't care how many points he can get. So I offer up the alternative OTS for this lovely Friday morning. With this beautiful fall like weather, what will you do ... Continue reading

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The Motherland

First off, we finally uploaded some photos on shutterfly!!!! Go to our website teamflatlanders.com and just click the link and you can see all the shenanigans we've got on film so far. This draft was actually started in Russia, so I'll finish this one, and then you'll ... Continue reading

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Enough already with the Haskell BOR: George Tiger…..

Fire George Tiger from The HINU BOR google this checotah indian community audit then scroll down to Watash and associates. George Tiger bye.about 2 hours ago from web cottn John Joseph Continue reading

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A recipe for fog

Fog is common in low-lying areas, especially river valleys. The Kansas River Valley is certainly no stranger to fog, either. One type of fog we often see is called "radiation fog". I have an ideal recipe in my hand for this type of fog. These three ingredients ... Continue reading

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Half of us!

Just over half of us in Douglas County are obese. Marilyn Hull, executive director of LiveWell Lawrence pointed out that problem at a LiveWell meeting last night. To anyone who keeps up with news of any type, it's no mystery that obesity can lead to all types ... Continue reading

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Site Enhancements

Let us know how you like the new look! We've launched some design enhancements today that make the site easier to navigate. Now it's even quicker to find what you're looking for! Coupons, events, services, hours, menus and specials; if it's local it's on Marketplace. Don't forget ... Continue reading

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A Memory of the Kennedy Journey

The one time I was in the room with Edward Kennedy was almost 26 years ago, for an afternoon announcement of the Senate's passage of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday bill. Senator Kennedy, and others, including Coretta Scott King, stood to the right of the podium, ... Continue reading

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New York Celebrates Brazil on Labor Day

The 25th Anniversary of Brazilian Day in New York by Ernest Barteldes Sunday, September 6 W 46th Street and 6th Ave. 12-6 PM http://www.brazilianday.com http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2009/Aug/27/101_3077.jpg Ever since I moved to New York almost nine years ago (though it doesn't seem that long – time really flies), I ... Continue reading

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Health Care: What Would Jesus Do?

As the debate over American health care reform continues to intensify, let us not forget that ever-popular, transcendent question: What would Jesus do? Would He do any and everything in His power to provide a basic humanitarian service to the underprivileged, the poor, the sick, regardless of ... Continue reading

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KU football practice report: Aug. 26

Open practice No. 2 was Wednesday, and it's probably the last time we'll be able to see the Jayhawks on the field before their Sept. 5 season-opener against Northern Colorado. Let's get right to the depth charts from what I saw. Here was the depth chart from ... Continue reading

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