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Photo gallery: 2019’s first Live on Mass concert

Saturday marked the first concert of this year's Live on Mass concert series, in which the 1000 block of Massachusetts Street closes for a free show. The event is organized by Mike Logan, owner of the Granada. For more information about Live on Mass, including a full schedule of concerts, visit ...

Photo gallery: Lawrence Go Fourth 2019

The Lawrence Go Fourth celebration returned Thursday, July 4, 2019 to Burcham Park, where crowds enjoyed food, live music and activities. The Lawrence Jaycees fireworks show capped off the night. Related coverage • July 4, 2019: Revelers at Lawrence Go Fourth describe what Independence ...

Friends & Neighbors: Teacher appreciation

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Friends & Neighbors: Seminary graduation

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Friends & Neighbors: Playwriting award

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Friends & Neighbors: Free State High School Book Awards

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Photos: 2019 St. John’s Mexican Fiesta

St. John's Mexican Fiesta returned for its 39th year on Friday with mariachi music, dancing and plenty of Mexican food. The fiesta continues from 6 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday in the St. John Catholic School parking lot, 1234 Kentucky St.

Photos: ‘Munsters’ actor Butch Patrick visits Lawrence

Dozens of fans of the TV sitcom "The Munsters" came to downtown toy store 1313 Mockingbird Lane on Tuesday to meet actor Butch Patrick, who played the boy werewolf Eddie Munster on the show. The toy store takes its name from the Munster family's home address in the show.

Photos: Reception honors retiring Douglas County Judge Paula Martin

Family, friends and colleagues of retiring Douglas County District Court Judge Paula Martin attended a reception in her honor Friday at the old county courthouse. Martin, whose announced retirement date is Saturday, has been on the bench 25 years and presided over some of Lawrence’s most ...

Photos: 2019 Best of Lawrence celebration

About 850 people attended the annual Best of Lawrence winners reveal party Thursday at Abe & Jake's Landing. Full results can be found at bestoflawrence.com and in a special magazine that will be distributed in subscriber copies of the Sunday, June 16, edition of the Journal-World. More ...

Photo gallery: Aerial tour of tornado devastation near Lawrence, Eudora and Linwood

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly on Thursday took an aerial tour of the destruction left by an EF-4 tornado that ripped across parts of Douglas and Leavenworth counties Tuesday evening. The Associated Press accompanied the governor on the flight and took photos of the tornado's path, which stretched ...

Photo gallery: Tornado ravages multiple homes south of Lawrence

Updated story - Wednesday, May 29 — Latest tornado news and notes: ‘It’s not safe for the general public’ in damaged areas of Douglas County UPDATED: 10:20 a.m. May 29 An area informally known as the Shank Hill neighborhood was hit particularly hard by Tuesday's tornado. At least ...

Photos: Lawrence Busker Festival

The threat of bad weather didn't put a damper on the Lawrence Busker Festival's opening night Friday. The annual downtown spectacle continues through Sunday.

Photos: Flooding at Clinton and Perry lakes hits near-record levels

Clinton and Perry lakes have both hit near-record elevations as a result of recent rains, and the flooding has closed boat ramps, beaches and lakeside attractions. As of Thursday afternoon, Clinton Lake's surface elevation has risen to just under 891 feet, the highest level since late May and ...

Friends & Neighbors: Class Act Award Winner

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Friends & Neighbors: Pioneer Award Winner

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