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Charlette Blubaugh was a central figure in a scam that involved more than 17,000 KU basketball tickets and more than 2,000 football tickets from 2005 to 2010. She is responsible for paying a total of $2.56 million in restitution to the athletics department and the IRS.

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Former tickets official gets 57 months

Selby to go pro Kansas University freshman Josh Selby announced Thursday he would leave the Kansas men’s basketball team and head for the NBA draft. “Now I’m on to a new chapter,” he said. Page 1B READ ACROSS LAWRENCE

Couple recount friendship with Lee A capacity crowd at the library was captivated by accounts of Truman Capote and Harper Lee, told by Garden City residents Bob and Kay Wells, who met the authors in the 1960s when they came to research the Clutter murders. Page 3A NATION

Contents of lost luggage for sale Ever wonder what happens to unclaimed lost luggage? Travel to the 40,000square-foot Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Ala., to see — and buy — all the items that never made it home from vacation. Page 6A


This bill is nothing more than a tea party checklist targeting programs that help the most vulnerable. It’s shameful, a moral disgrace.” — U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., talking about legislation passed in Congress Thursday that cuts a record $38 billion from federal spending. Some liberals voted against the bill because of cuts in food programs for the poor, grants to local police departments and help for children of inmates. Page 7A


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NICK FRATTA, A KANSAS UNIVERSITY ARCHITECTURE STUDENT, examines the method of suspension for a 900-pound bust titled “Charting the Self,” which is currently hanging in the gallery of the Fine Arts building. The bust, which is the work of graduate student David Platter, of Kansas City, Kan., is suspended by two aircraft cables and was sculpted from cast stone. The exhibit will run through today.


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Expert outlines energy challenges, calls for less simplistic approach By Christine Metz

When John Hofmeister talks about what is wrong with the country’s energy system, he points to the Democratic and Republican conventions of 2008. While one side chanted “no more coal” the other was cheering “drill, baby, drill.” That, Hofmeister said, is indicative of the simplicity with which we have addressed the problems facing our nation’s complicated energy system. “Any wonder with that

Here’s the problem: We are still living off of the 20th century energy system and don’t have a clue as to what to do with the 21st century.” — John Hofmeister, author and former leader of Shell Oil Co. kind of intellectual curiosity and sophisticated analysis that a person who works in this arena might be disappointed?” Hofmeister said. “That is our nation’s leadership.” As part of the Kansas University Energy Conference, Hofmeister — a former CEO of one of the world’s

largest oil companies — talked for more than an hour about what’s wrong with the country’s energy system and provided a solution as to how to fix it. Author of “Why We Hate the Oil Companies: Straight Talk from an Energy Insider,” Hofmeister served as the president of Shell Oil

Co. from 2005 to 2008. He is now the head of the nonprofit organization Citizens for Affordable Energy. He quickly informed the crowd that he was a registered Democrat who was angry at the president and the seven who preceded him. He also wasn’t too pleased with the past 19 Congresses. “Here’s the problem: We are still living off of the 20th century energy system and don’t have a clue as to what to do with the 21st century,” he said. Please see ENERGY, page 2A


Brownback urges balanced perspective

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Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback compared the state’s energy policy to riding an elephant. “We need as clean as environment as possible that costs as low as it can with as abundant amount of energy as possible,” Brownback said. “It’s kind of like riding an elephant. It goes back and forth on you all the time.”

On Thursday morning, Brownback addressed a crowd of Kansas University students, energy researchers and industry experts at The Oread hotel as part of the KU Energy Conference. Brownback stressed the need to balance the three E’s of energy, environment and economy. He urged the state to find ways to harvest and store Please see BROWNBACK, page 2A

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KU CHANCELLOR BERNADETTE GRAY-LITTLE, right, introduces Gov. Sam Brownback, left, before the start of the KU Energy Conference Thursday at The Oread hotel.

WICHITA — Charlette Blubaugh, a former associate athletics director at Kansas Athletics Inc., was sentenced Thursday to 57 months in prison for her role in a ticket-theft scheme and conspiracy that prosecutors say cost the department at least $2 million. Blubaugh, who had pleaded guilty in January to conspiracy to commit wire fraud, also must spend three years on supervised release once she’s released from custody, plus be responsible for paying a total of $2.56 million in Thomas restitution to Blubaugh, the department Charlette and the IRS. Blubaugh’s U.S. District Judge Wesley husband, Brown also received 46 months in prison denied Blubaugh’s for his role in the request to delay scam. They have her prison term, two small quashing her hopes that she children. would care for her two young children — ages 5 and 6 — while husband Thomas Blubaugh serves a 46-month prison term for his role in the tickets scam. “I am truly sorry for the pain that I have caused, and the disappointment I have caused my family,” Charlette Blubaugh said. Brown imposed the sentence as federal agents and others looked on in U.S. District Court in Wichita. “We’re all sorry this occurred,” Brown said. “But this did occur.” Charlette Blubaugh, the former associate athletics director for ticket operations at Kansas Please see TICKETS, page 2A

Lawrence makes list of best small towns in U.S. for dining out By Chad Lawhorn

Grab a fork, Lawrence residents. You’re living in one of the nine best small towns in America for dining out, according to a national food website. The website The Daily Meal recently included Lawrence on its list of nine small towns where you can “find great eating where you might least expect it.” The site touts Lawrence as having everything from Central American food — it highlighted La Parrilla — to a “booming gastropub scene,” specifically calling out Dempsey’s and Free State Brewery. “I think our restaurant scene is

surprisingly adventurous for being in the middle of the country,” said Ann Dominguez, a manager at La Parrilla, 814 Mass. “We have a bit of an international feel here.” Lawrence was one of only two cities in the middle of the country that made the list. Free State founder Chuck Magerl, who also owns and operates Wheatfields Bakery, said Lawrence’s restaurant scene has benefited from a population that is well-traveled. “We have a lot of people who get excited about what they have seen in other places and want to bring it back here,” Magerl said. “And we still have a lot of people in Lawrence who are always willing to give it a try.”

But there also have been some significant changes in recent years in how Lawrence restaurants operate, said Steve Gaudreau, who owns Dempsey’s and the longtime Massachusetts Street staple Quinton’s. He said several Lawrence restaurants really have taken to the idea of buying local meat and produce, and also have seen the value in hiring highly trained chefs. When he opened Dempsey’s Burger Pub, 623 Vt., about a year ago, he brought in a fully trained chef who had worked for Wolfgang Puck in Beverly Hills. “A few years ago, you just didn’t do that in Lawrence,” Gaudreau said. “But now we are going out and getting highly trained chefs, and

they are the ones who are bringing in some new concepts. There are lot more items made from scratch these days, and a style that really lets the flavors speak for themselves.” Other cities that made The Daily Meal’s list of nine: ● Asheville, N.C. ● Danville, Calif. ● Ithaca, N.Y. ● Edgartown, Mass. ● Ojai, Calif. ● Burlington, Vt. ● Evanston, Ill. ● New Haven, Conn. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 8326362. Follow him at



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DEATHS LUCILE PADEN Memorial services for Lucile Paden, 89, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by WarrenMcElwain Mortuary.

She died Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at StormontVail Regional Health Center in Topeka.

H IRAM CHARLES B ROWN Memorial services for Hiram Charles Brown, 88, Baldwin City, will be at 7 p.m. Saturday at LambRoberts Funeral Home, 712 Ninth St., Baldwin City. Military honors will be given by the U.S. Marine Funeral Honors Detail Team and

inurnment will be at a later date at the Christian Memorial Culture Center in Rochester Hills, Mich. Mr. Brown died Tuesday, April 12, 2011, at the Baldwin Healthcare Center and Rehab.

B LANCHE S PONSEL B ELTCH Mass of Christian burial for Blanche Sponsel Beltch, 91, Goodland, will be at 10 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time on Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Goodland, with the Rev. Norbert Dlabal presiding. Burial will be in the Goodland Cemetery.

Mrs. Beltch, the mother of Jim Beltch of Lawrence, died Tuesday, April 12, 2011, at her home. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. MDT Friday at Koons Funeral Home, 211 N. Main, Goodland, with a vigil and rosary following at 6 p.m. MDT.

K-State will have food safety research center By Jill Wendholt Silva The Kansas City Star

MANHATTAN — Even preschoolers at Plaza Del Niqos, a Head Start program at Penn Valley Community College, have learned that eating more fruits and vegetables is good for them. But are the apples the food service director buys from a local farmer grown with approved fertilizers and herbicides? Or properly cooled after picking? Or chopped on a cutting board used for fruits and vegetables only, and not raw chicken? A push to get fresh, locally grown foods into school lunch programs is progress for a nation in desperate need of better nutrition, but federal officials insist that when you’re feeding 31 million children a day through the National School Lunch Program, you really can’t be too careful.

‘Holistic’ food safety To make sure school lunches are as safe as possible, researchers at Kansas State University have been tapped to create the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s only Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research. The goal of the center is to take a “holistic” approach to the handling of produce from farm to cafeteria lunch tray. The center will have a staff of four researchers, though not a physical building. The research is funded by a two-year, $1.6 million grant, according to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, who announced the center on Thursday. K-State received the prestigious nod in part because of its land-grant tradition and its leading role in shaping the nation’s agricultural landscape. But the university also is considered a leader in related areas, including food service, hospitality management and dietetics. The research team “had the vision and could look down the road at the questions that would enable school meal and child care programs to make sure meals are of the highest standard of safety,” said Kevin Concannon, USDA Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services. Although it’s fairly rare, when an outbreak of foodborne illness requires a recall of spinach, peanut butter or hamburger meat, the story hits the headlines and goes viral. “More schools, happily, are buying locally, and we encourage that, but we want to be paying attention to food safety matters,” Concannon said in a phone interview with The Star. “There needs to be a system in place. Food safety doesn’t work on an ad hoc basis.” Kevin Roberts, an associate

FOOD PROGRAMS ● The National School Lunch Program serves more than 31 million children daily in 101,000 public and nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. ● The Child and Adult Care Food Program serves about 3.2 million children and 112,000 adults daily.

professor in the Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics, will be the director of the new center. “Kansas State has a background in food safety and experience across the food chain,” he said. And, in the case of an outbreak of food-borne illness, “our role would be to provide the science-based data.”

‘Getting back to our roots’ The school lunch program was created under President Harry S. Truman after many young men were deemed unfit to serve as soldiers in World War II because of nutrition deficiencies. The program also provided farmers a steady market for selling their commodities. One new directive of the recently released dietary guidelines is to eat more plant foods, so the USDA has new initiatives, such as farm-toschool purchasing and school gardens. The agency also has stepped up weeklong workshops focusing on safe handling of fresh produce by school nutrition directors. Last fall, the preschoolers at Plaza Del Niqos spent afternoon snack time enjoying fresh-picked local peaches and churned vanilla ice cream made with local cream when Concannon made a stop in Kansas City to visit farm-to-school programs. Concannon sat on tiny chairs and watched a girl with a sticky chin move between her peach and her ice cream. “That looks like really good ice cream,” he said. The girl wanted to know if she could have more. Concannon smartly called for the preschool teacher, who coaxed the child to eat more peaches. “It’s almost like getting back to our roots (by) tying the farm to our schools,” said Mary Frances Nettles of the National Food Service Management Institute in Hattiesburg, Miss. The institute provides the training and materials for food service directors across the country, and Nettles — who earned her graduate degrees from K-State — looks forward to working with her alma mater. “This can’t be ivory-towertype research,” Nettles said. “It’s got to reach down to the schools and child-care centers so parents can be assured the food is nutritious and safe. “Yes, we want to buy locally, but any product you buy anywhere, you need to know what happened to it before it got to your back door.”


Athletics, was a central figure in a scam that involved more than 17,000 basketball tickets and more than 2,000 football tickets from 2005 to 2010. She, her husband and others took tickets and then sold them through brokers and others for their own personal gain. “She was the gatekeeper for all stolen tickets,” prosecutors said in their sentencing memo. She also was in charge of the computer system that was supposed to track tickets and presumably prevent thefts. Prosecutors noted that in December 2009, Lew Perkins, then athletics director, had been meeting with federal investigators regarding nearly 100 ticket stubs — all but one with consecutive numbers — that had been pulled out of a trash can in the Kansas City area as part of their ticket investigation. When Perkins called Blubaugh into the interview, prosecutors said, she lied to investigators by advising them that it would be impossible for anyone to have more than 40 tickets to any KU basketball game. She also told the agents that the computer program tracked destinations of tickets to prevent such problems. “She provided this information full well knowing that she had manipulated the system to allow for the largescale illegal issuance of tickets so that the issuance would appear to be in the regular course of business,” prosecutors said in their sentencing memo. Blubaugh left the department in February 2010, citing family reasons. But because of her experience with the computer software, she stayed with the department in a consulting capacity to help handle “the requests of federal authorities” regarding tickets, according to KU’s investigation. She even worked on


spreadsheets provided by the IRS. Soon, the scam would be exposed. KU released its investigation in May, and Charlette Blubaugh quickly resigned from her job working for the athletics director at the University of Central Oklahoma. KU’s investigation concluded that she had been “directly responsible for creating the climate of an ice cream store where the employees feel free to sample the wares without paying for them.” She and others were indicted by a federal grand jury in November 2010. On Thursday, Judge Brown concluded that Charlette Blubaugh’s involvement had been key, even as she had argued that thefts had been ongoing upon her arrival at KU in 2004 and that auditors had failed to raise concerns, leading her to COURTS start stealing tickets herself in 2006. “Regardless of whose idea it was or how it started … her conduct was essential for the conduct to continue for many years,” Brown said. In fact, prosecutors said, Blubaugh and her husband already had earned $35,440 from illegal ticket sales in 2005 — the beginning of an overall take of $841,111 over five years, all from running tickets through a single broker in Oklahoma. Earlier this week, prosecutors noted that investigators recently discovered 14 boxes of tickets and parking passes — including 3,000 tickets for the 2008 Orange Bowl — in a storage unit in Lenexa, likely pushing KU’s financial losses beyond what had previously been calculated. “Defendant and her husband enjoyed a lavish lifestyle, including an expensive home in Cedar Creek with pool and customized patio,” prosecutors said in their memo. “They purchased vacations, vacation timeshares and a motor home. And they have not

This is serious stuff, this is real and it is depressing.”

According to Hofmeister, here are the energy problems facing the country: ● For renewable energy to make a difference, the industry would have to increase solar and wind farms by 10 times the amount they are currently. And a 1,000-acre wind farm would cause an uproar, Hofmeister said. ● Thanks to rising demand in China, India and other developing countries, by 2015 the world will be consuming close to 95 million barrels of oil a day. Last fall, Hofmeister predicted the nation would be facing gas prices of $5 a gallon by the 2012 presidential election. “This is serious stuff, this is real and it is depressing,” Hofmeister said. ● The country’s energy system of nuclear plants, coal plants and gas lines are aging,

— John Hofmeister, author and former leader of Shell Oil Co., talking about rising gasoline prices


to create a market for it,” Brownback said. Kansas has potential to become a giant in producing wind energy, but Brownback said the industry needs to find ways to better harvest wind, store it and get it to market. “I am just struck with how we have this great wind, but how do we get it to market,” Brownback said. He also liked to see wind farms that can be used to make the fertilizer anhydrous ammonia. Brownback urged KU stu-


wind, explore how to capture methane for energy and explore growing crops that can be transformed into biofuels. These renewable solutions, Brownback said, must come from a market-driven process, not one created through tax and regulations. “The best way to move the public and nation forward is

but companies are restricted by regulations in building new facilities and drilling. “We aren’t doing what needs to be done to replace the old and we aren’t drilling for oil in a material way to meet our needs,” he said. ● Meanwhile, partisan politics has led to a government that is “dysfunctional, broken and unfixable,” Hofmeister said. Hofmeister’s solution is to form an independent regulatory commission similar to what the country did in the early 1900s when the Federal Reserve was formed. “Let’s take that logic, that precedent and let’s apply it to the governance of energy,” Hofmeister said.

L AWRENCE J OURNAL -WORLD provided the government with a reasonable explanation of all that happened to the money.” On Thursday, Brown ordered Charlette Blubaugh to be responsible for $2.56 million in restitution. Of that total, nearly $2.3 million must go to Kansas Athletics — of which nearly $1.2 million she shares responsibility for paying along with four other former Kansas Athletics employees convicted of conspiracy: ● Her husband, who was paid $115,000 as a consultant to Kansas Athletics and was sentenced Monday. ● Rodney Jones, a former assistant athletics director for the Williams Fund who has been sentenced to 46 months in prison. ● Kassie Liebsch, a former systems analyst promoted to running the ticket office following Charlette Blubaugh’s resignation in February 2010, who has been sentenced to 37 months in prison. ● Ben Kirtland, an associate athletics director for development, who awaits sentencing in May. The total for Kansas Athletics also includes more than $100,000 in restitution that she shares responsibility for paying along with Brandon Simmons, a former employee who previously admitted taking and selling tickets but pleaded guilty to a lesser charge, failing to notify authorities about the scam; and $56,000 that she shares responsibility for paying along with Jason Jeffries, another former coworker who had pleaded guilty to the lesser charge. Both Jeffries and Simmons are on probation. Charlette Blubaugh’s attorneys initially had sought probation for their client, arguing that she had lacked a previous criminal record, had cooperated with authorities and still had parental duties. “She has a good moral compass that simply failed her in a big way,” her attorneys said in their sentencing memo. — Schools reporter Mark Fagan can be reached at 832-7188.

The board would have four functions: ● Determine what sources of energy should be used in the coming decades and transition away from forms of expensive, dirty energy sources. ● Make decisions on what kinds of technology to embrace. ● Replace the Environmental Protection Agency, which Hofmeister said is hindered by constant political upheaval, as the body that regulates the energy industry’s environmental impact. ● Build needed energy infrastructure. “We need an authority to cut through all this nonsense,” Hofmeister said, and he encouraged the crowd to persuade others to support it. “The vast majority of the people who consider it say ‘why not?’ The current system is not working. Let’s try something new,” he said. — Reporter Christine Metz can be reached at 832-6352.

dents to pursue careers in the energy industry and to look at their own consumption of energy, something he did one year for Lent. Brownback recommended J. Matthew Sleeth’s book “Serve God, Save the Planet: A Christian Call to Action.” “You got to do it in a fashion people will accept,” Brownback said on crafting energy conservation policies. “People want to be green. They want to conserve energy.”



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Gadhafi defiant despite NATO airstrikes Moammar Gadhafi rolled defiantly through the streets of Tripoli, pumping his fists as he poked through the sun roof of an SUV on Thursday — the same day that NATO airstrikes shook the city. The alliance’s foreign ministers, while united in their aim to pressure the Libyan leader to go, argued at a meeting over whether to step up military operations that have so far failed to rout him. Gadhafi gave no sign that he’s willing to relent, despite two months of civil war and mounting international pressure for him to move aside. Instead, his loyalists pounded rebel positions in the besieged western city of Misrata with dozens of rockets for several hours, killing at least 13 people. The main target of the assault was Misrata’s port, the only lifeline for rebels who have been trying to defend positions in the city, Libya’s third-largest, against Gadhafi’s forces.

Couple recount friendships with Capote, Lee By Joe Preiner

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A full room at the Lawrence P ublic Library was treated Thursday evening to a firsthand account of the lives of two great American authors. Garden City residents Bob and Kay Wells entertained a capacity crowd during the second event for the library’s annual Read Across Lawrence initiative.

The husband-and-wife duo was invited to speak in the library’s auditorium because of their known friendships with Truman Capote, author of “In Cold Blood,” and Harper Lee, the P ulitzer Prize-winning author of this year’s Read Across Lawrence book, “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Both authors visited the area in the early 1960s following the 1959 murder of Herbert Clutter and his family on a farm in Holcomb. Capote’s book is based on the violent crimes and subse-

quent trial of perpetrators Richard Hickock and Perry Smith. During their time in Kansas, Lee and Capote became friends with a number of the residents, including the Wellses. Kay said that when they first found out Capote would be visiting the area, they were told he’d be traveling with his secretary. “First of all, we had no idea that Capote’s secretary was Harper Lee,” Kay said. “She’s very warm, she has a great sense of humor.”

World’s oldest man dies at 114 Walter Breuning, the world’s oldest man and second-oldest person, died Thursday. He was 114. Breuning died of natural causes in a Great Falls hospital, said Stacia Kirby, spokeswoman of the Rainbow Senior Living retirement home where he lived. Breuning had been hospitalized since the beginning of the month with an undisclosed illness. Breuning was 26 days younger than Besse Cooper of Georgia, whom the Gerontology Research Group in Los Angeles lists as the world’s oldest person at 114. In an interview with The Associated Press last fall, Breuning attributed his longevity to eating just two meals a day, working as long as he could and always embracing change — especially death. “We’re all going to die. Some people are scared of dying. Never be afraid to die. Because you’re born to die,” he said.

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Obama restarts money chase President Barack Obama said Thursday that the 2012 presidential campaign will be about how to solve the country’s fiscal challenges without doing harm to “the America we believe in.” “We are going to be able to present a very clear option to the American people,” the president told Chicago hometown supporters in his first fundraisers since formally announcing his re-election last week. “We can get our fiscal house in order, but we can do it in a way that is consistent with our values and who we are as a people. Or we can decide to shrink our vision of what America is. And I don’t believe in shrinking America.” Bracing for a fight against re-energized Republicans determined to deny him a second term, the president sought Thursday to reanimate supporters who swept him into the White House in 2008 on promises of change — including liberals disappointed at his compromises with the GOP.

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SOUTHWEST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH TEACHER KRISTIE WILLHITE-LAING LEADS her group in practice on Thursday for the 21st Annual Foundation Follies at Liberty Hall. The event is a variety show fundraiser for Lawrence schools and features the talents of school board members, administrators, teachers, staff and friends starting at 7 p.m. today at Liberty Hall. See video at

Long-term care advocate’s service is tribute to wife By Micki Chestnut


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ABC cancels 2 longtime soaps ABC canceled two of its three soap operas on Thursday, consigning “One Life to Live” and “All My Children” — and Susan Lucci, daytime’s most famous actress — to television history. The move leaves “General Hospital” as ABC’s only daytime drama, one of only four that will remain on ABC, CBS and NBC’s daytime schedule. Soap operas have slowly been fading as a TV force, with many of the women who made up the target audience now in the work force. In place of the two canceled dramas, ABC will air shows about food and lifestyle transformations. 5 | KENTUCKY

Files show KFC founder got death threat As it turns out, Colonel Harland Sanders wasn’t the only one keeping secrets. Newly released documents from the 1970s show the FBI investigated a death threat against the iconic KFC founder and pitchman, creator of the secret recipe for the chain’s fried chicken. The warning came from someone identified as “The General.” A handwritten note addressed to Sanders and his wife told the restaurant entrepreneur from Kentucky that he was in “grave danger of being murdered.” Sanders died in 1980 at the age of 90 after being stricken with leukemia. His secret blend of 11 herbs and spices launched the KFC chain, and the recipe remains one of the world’s most enduring corporate secrets.

When Earl Nehring’s wife, Harriet Nehring, helped found Kansas Advocates for Better Care, little did he know that the agency’s mission to advocate for those in long-term care facilities would become very personal. After serving as KABC’s executive director for 15 years, pioneering for improved long-term care for elders, Harriet developed Alzheimer’s disease. Suddenly, her husband found himself looking to KABC not as the spouse of one of its key leaders, but as a caregiver in need of support. KABC armed him with the knowledge he needed to select the right long-term care facility when it came time, then monitor the level of care his wife received while in the facility. So when the organization asked Nehring, a retired professor of political science at Kansas University, to serve on its board of directors, he gladly accepted as a tribute to Harriet. Since then, Nehring, 90, has contributed so much to the mission of KABC that the organization selected him as its United Way

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RETIRED LAWRENCE RESIDENT EARL NEHRING, a volunteer for Kansas Advocates for Better Care, was named volunteer of the year for the organization for leadership and board service. Roger Hill Volunteer Center Volunteer of the Year for Leadership/Board Service. “The most valuable part of volunteering is you feel like you are doing something useful for your community, and you have the satisfaction of helping the organization improve,” said Nehring, whose wife died in 2007. “Volunteering is a wonder-

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The Wellses hosted dinners and social gatherings with Capote and Lee at their Garden City home. Pictures from the occasions lined a table in the back of the library auditorium. Kay talked about the ease with which Lee made friends in town and about how the two writers helped soften the mood in the city. “I was so scared,” she said of not knowing who the murderers were at the time. “I would turn

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Kansas University students on Thursday elected a senior from Lawrence to serve as their next student body president. “I’ve been a Jayhawk all my life,” said Libby Johnson, the president-elect, who attended Lawrence High School. “I’ve never known anything else.” Gabe Bliss, a sophomore from Olathe, was elected as student body vice president. The duo said they would immediately get to work on their platform issues, including bringing concerts to Allen Field- Johnson house (Louis Armstrong and Bob Marley have played at KU, Johnson pointed out), more environmentally friendly restrooms and Bliss adding a bike rental program for students. Bliss said the two of them didn’t have any top issues — a diverse group of students requires a diverse set of goals, he said — but one of the first orders of business will be to plan out which of their platform issues would take the most time and work on those first. They said they would also work to open more lines of communication with students. “Student Senate does amazing things on campus, but not everyone knows that,” Johnson said. About 20 percent of KU students voted in the election, and Johnson and Bliss, who ran as members of the KUnited coalition, said they were pleased with the higher turnout figures, which nearly doubled last year’s totals. They defeated Casey Briner and Josh Dean from the RenewKU coalition. Johnson and Bliss earned 3,111 votes to Briner’s and Dean’s 2,007 votes. “It’s exhilarating,” Bliss said. “We can’t put that into words.” — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him on Twitter at

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What is the minimum distance required to park away from a fire hydrant, a stop sign and intersection? I believe it’s 30 feet.


According to the Kansas Driving Handbook, parking within 15 feet of a fire hydrant is illegal. No one can park within 30 feet of a traffic control sign, and parking within an intersection or pedestrian crosswalk is also illegal.

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Joe Rawlston, journalism major, Lawrence “Zelda: Ocarina of Time.”

Sean French, paramedic student, Olathe “Final Fantasy VII.”

Kansas Department of Education seeks teachers’ fingerprints TOPEKA (AP) — The Kansas State Department of Education wants to add security measures for its schools, including f ingerprinting about 40,000 educators who were licensed before 2003. Pam Coleman, director of te a c h e r e d u c a t i o n a n d licensure for the department, told members of the Kansas State Board of Education on Wednesday that the 40,000 teachers and administrators received t h e i r s t ate d e pa r t m e n t licenses before 2003, when f i n ge r p r i n t s a n d ba c k g ro u n d c h e c k s b e c a m e required for a new license. “We do have to get everyone fingerprinted who is not,” Coleman said. “I think we can do that in a practical way.” She also said more regular Kansas Bureau of Investigation background checks and

Shower peeper reported in KU residence halls

Band to play at post office on tax night

Kansas University Public Safety officers are investigating three reports of a man peeking into the showers of female KU students this week at Hashinger and McCollum halls, Capt. Schuyler Bailey said. Bailey said the suspect has been described as a white male, 18 to 21 years old, 6-foot-3, with short, light-brown hair. He was wearing a red shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes. A woman reported a man looked into the shower stall while she was inside it Monday evening at Hashinger Hall in the fourth-floor north women’s restroom, and two similar reports were made Wednesday morning at McCollum Hall in west wing restrooms on the eighth and third floors, Bailey said. Both residence halls are on Daisy Hill, which is near 15th and Iowa streets. A similar suspect was described to police in all three instances, police said, and the man was accused of opening the shower curtains and briefly watching the women showering. No physical contact was made, and no one was injured, Bailey said. The man entered McCollum Hall by waiting around the entrance until someone left or entered the dorm to get through the open door, police said. KU sent out a crime alert on the incidents Thursday morning asking for help identifying the suspect. Anyone with information in the case is asked to call KU Crime Stoppers at 864-8888.

The Alferd Packer Memorial String Band will perform on tax night for the 25th year Monday evening at the downtown post office, 645 Vt. Steve Mason, fiddler, said the band plays the “William Tell Overture” at 5:25 p.m. to greet the last-minute filers, who arrive shortly before closing time. He said that when the post office used to close at midnight, the theme was much more appropriate for people who had been working on taxes all night. “It’s not near as impressive at 5:25 in the afternoon, but it’s all you can do,” he said. Mason said the band started the tradition of playing 26 years ago, when Mason himself was a last-minute filer. “I had that feeling you have after an exam, that pressure let-off, that what-now kind of feeling,” he said. He wanted a party, but there was no party to be had. So the next year he threw his own party with the band at the post office. Now, after 25 years, the band is considering not returning next year. Mason said fewer and fewer people physically mail their taxes, but they’ve enjoyed watching the same families come in each year. “There’s people coming to it that we’ve watched them grow up,” he said. The band will play from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday in the post office lobby. Taxes are due on Monday, April 18, not today, this year because Washington, D.C., is celebrating Emancipation Day on April 15, which pushes filing back to the next business day.


INJURY ACCIDENT • A 20-year-old Lawrence woman was treated and released from Lawrence Memorial Hospital Thursday afternoon after a two-vehicle accident at Baldwin Junction, 10 miles south of Lawrence. According to a Kansas Highway Patrol report, a 2007 Ford pickup truck driven about 1:45 p.m. by Lesley D. Yarrington, 45, of Butler, Mo., failed to stop at a stop sign while headed east on U.S. Highway 56. The truck struck the side of a 2007 BMW that was headed south on U.S. Highway 59 at the four-way stop. A passenger in the BMW, Yulin Yang, 20, of Lawrence, was

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enrollment in the bureau’s Rap Back program are needed. Coleman and KSDE attorneys said they want background checks conducted every f ive years when a teacher applies for license renewal. Coleman and KSDE legal staff said the stricter regulations are designed to have offenses that could lead to the revocation of a teaching license reported sooner to KSDE. Representatives for the state’s teacher union, however, said changes to the current regulations aren’t needed if superintendents and county district attorneys would report arrests sooner and more consiste n t ly to t h e e d u c a t i o n department as required by law. “We want immediate reporting,” said Peg Dunlap,

director of instructional advocacy at the Kansas National Education Association. “We believe that such timely and contemporaneous notification is vastly preferable to a fingerprint-background check every f ive years.” Board chairman Dave Dennis, of Wichita, said he supports the proposed requirements. “I served my country for 29 years, and I had to get fingerprinted to do that,” he said. “I don’t see a problem with someone getting fingerprinted. If you haven’t done anything wrong, you have nothing to worry about.” Board members are expected to take up the proposed changes in June when Coleman said she will provide more details on how KSDE proposes to enforce the suggested changes.


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taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital, where she was treated and released, an LMH spokeswoman said. No one else was injured in the crash, and all people involved wore their seat belts. The Journal-World does not print accounts of all police reports filed. The newspaper generally reports: • Burglaries, only with a loss of $1,000 or more, unless there are unusual circumstances. To protect victims, we generally don’t identify them by name. • The names and circumstances of people arrested, only after they are charged. • Assaults and batteries, only if major injuries are reported. • Holdups and robberies.

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Ex-Yellow House owner returns to Kan. for hearing By George Diepenbrock

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ABOVE: CHRISTOPHER MUETZ, 18, Lawrence, swings his hula-hoop Thursday during the Spring College Carnival , hosted by Cartoon Network’s “Adult Swim” programming. Organizers closed down Eighth Street between Massachusetts and New Hampshire. LEFT: Rapper Curren$y performs on stage Thursday during the Spring College Carnival.

Students using ‘sticker shock’ to warn about underage drinking “

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High school students in Lawrence will place stickers that detail penalties for providing alcohol to minors on packs of beer and other alcoholic beverages Saturday at some Lawrence stores. Lawrence Youth Coalition and FYI Club will participate in “Sticker Shock Lawrence,” which is aimed at reducing underage drinking by limiting youth access to alcohol. The stickers warn that furnishing alcohol to a minor could carry up to $1,000 in fines and six months in jail. “It is important to remember that we all have a social responsibility to do the right thing,” Lawrence Police Chief Tarik Khatib said in a news release. “Providing alcohol to minors or allowing them a place to drink under your control is not only illegal; it sends the message that breaking the law is acceptable. Both may lead to tragic consequences.” According to the 2010 Communities That Care Sur-


all the outside lights on in the house, all the inside lights. People were afraid, they really were.” Following the trial and execution of Hickock and Smith, the Wellses kept in touch with Capote and Lee. They were invited to and attended Capote’s legendary Black and White Ball in New York City’s Plaza Hotel in 1966. A picture of Kay even graces the pages of the book “Party of the Century,” which detailed the event. Though Capote died in 1984, the Wellses still keep in touch with Lee. She writes letters to them every now and again. Kay recalled the effect the friendships had on their lives. “We met a lot of interesting people through Truman,” she said. “With Nelle (Lee) it was a little different. She says it like it is. I suppose because of knowing them we met some other people and made friends with them.” Kathleen Morgan, the executive director of the Lawrence Public Library Foundation, served as moderator for the discussion Thursday night. She had only a few words to describe speaking with the Wellses, whose stories of Kansas history had people listening intently. “It’s fascinating,” she said. — Reporter Joe Preiner can be reached at 832-6314.

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After a recent appellate court ruling, Guy Neighbors, an owner of the former Yellow House Store in Lawrence, is returning to custody in Kansas as he faces federal charges in three cases, federal prosecutors said. Neighbors, 53, had been in custody of the U.S. Bureau of Prisons in Butner, N.C., after U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia in December 2009 ruled that Neighbors was not mentally competent to assist in his defense. A three-judge panel of the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals sent the case back to the district court over an issue related to an August 2010 order from Murguia that dealt with the administration of “antipsychotic drugs in an effort to restore him to com-

petency to stand trial,” according to court records. Appellate attorneys for Neighbors had argued Murguia’s order “invoked the coercive power of the court” that if Neighbors “did not ‘voluntarily’ take the recommended drugs, he would be held in contempt.” They argued this constituted an order to involuntarily medicate Neighbors, which can only be determined after a more stringent fourpart test laid out by U.S. Supreme Court precedent. Federal prosecutors did not oppose the motion from Neighbors’ attorneys, which the appellate court granted. Murguia has scheduled a Monday hearing for Neighbors in Kansas City, Kan. In the main case against Neighbors, prosecutors accuse him — through charges

of wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering — of selling stolen goods from the former secondhand store, 1904 Mass. His wife, Carrie Neighbors, 49, in January began serving an eight-year prison sentence after a jury in 2010 convicted her of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering, 12 counts of wire fraud and three counts of money laundering. She is appealing that verdict. Guy Neighbors faces two other pending cases in which prosecutors accuse him of growing marijuana and obstructing a theft investigation. The Lawrence couple for several years have maintained their innocence. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at



giving journey, Earl understood the need for support, information and education that families and friends seek in order to provide the best care for a loved one,” said Lenette Hamm, office manager with KABC. As a result, Nehring launched the Harriet Nehring Educational Fund, which has allowed KABC to train more than 200 caregivers since 2007. He established the Harriet Nehring Memorial Fund. And in 2009, Nehring helped start the KABC Caring Award, which recognizes people who show leadership in improving long-term care in Kansas. Recipients include former U.S. Rep. Dennis Moore and former Kansas Gov. Mark Parkinson.

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FAA tries to quell Now arriving in Alabama: Your lost luggage controversy over sleeping controllers By Scott Mayerowitz

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Head of air traffic system resigns By Joan Lowy Associated Press Writer

W A S H I N G T O N — Publicly fuming, the FAA chief collected Thursday the resignation of the head of the U.S. air traff ic system, doubled controller staffing at more than two dozen airports and ordered a sweeping review of the entire system that ensures planes fly safely, as the government sought to reassure the public that air travel is safe despite at least four instances of controllers sleeping on the job. But present and former controllers told The Associated Press that grueling work schedules and the design of the job itself — sitting in a dark room at night waiting for pilots to call — have made taking naps on the job necessary, even if unauthorized by the FAA. One whistle-blower complained to the Transportation Department that cots can be found in one radar center, most often with controllers asleep in them. The National Transportation Safety Board warned FAA after a deadly 2006 air crash that controllers’ schedules were creating unsafe situations in which they were going into work after only a few hours of sleep. But little had changed until this week when Federal Aviation Administrator Randy Babbitt said he was immediately adding a second controller on overnight shifts at 26 airports and a radar facility that had been staffed with a lone controller. Presumably the second controller provides a margin of safety if the first falls asleep. Babbitt’s order came hours after the pilot of a plane transporting a critically ill passenger was unable to raise the single controller working at 2 a.m. Wednesday in the tower of the Reno-Tahoe International Airport in Nevada. The FAA said the controller, who was out of communication for

It starts with individual responsibility. And those individuals, they let a lot of people down when they fell asleep on the job.” — President Barack Obama 16 minutes, was sleeping. Controllers at a regional radar facility in California assisted the plane, which landed safely. Hank Krakowski, the head of the agency’s Air Traffic Organization, resigned Thursday and a replacement search was under way, Babbitt said. “Over the last few weeks we have seen examples of unprofessional conduct on the part of a few individuals that have rightly caused the traveling public to question our ability to ensure their safety,” Babbitt said in a statement Thursday. “This conduct must stop immediately.” President Barack Obama backed up his administrator, telling ABC News in an interview, “We’ve got it under control.” “What we also have to look at is air traffic control systems,” Obama acknowledged. “Do we have enough backup, do we have enough people, are they getting enough rest time?” The president added: “It starts with individual responsibility. And those individuals, they let a lot of people down when they fell asleep on the job.” Babbitt and National Air Traffic Controllers Association President Paul Rinaldi met privately Thursday with lawmakers on Capitol Hill to assure them that FAA is on top of the problem. “We take our responsibilities very seriously and believe staffing levels and fatigue are at the root of the problem,” Rinaldi said in a statement. “We will continue to work with the FAA and through our professional standards workgroup to provide the highest level of professionalism and safety.”

S C O T T S B O R O , A LA . — Welcome to the f inal resting place for lost luggage. Along a country road next to a muffler shop and a cemetery is a 40,000-square-foot store filled with all the items that never made it home from vacation. Shoes, samurai swords, iPods, even lingerie, all available for 20 to 80 percent off. When airlines can’t determine who owns a bag, they sell it for a few bucks to the Unclaimed Baggage Center, a warehouse-sized facility that would put your local PTA garage sale to shame. Past an entranceway of world clocks and columns decorated with foreign currency, one traveler’s misfortune turns into a bargainhunter’s paradise. “You never know what you may find,” says Clayton Grider, a Scottsboro youth minister who often starts his day at the store. “It is a sport.” More than 2 million of the roughly 700 million suitcases checked on U.S. airlines last year didn’t arrive with their owners. The vast majority were returned within 24 hours, typically on the next flight. But 68,000 never made it. After 90 days unsuccessfully trying to reunite passenger and parcel, most airlines sell the bags here. Shoppers seem to have no qualms about buying what was once a child’s favorite stuffed animal or a wedding dress that didn’t get to the church on time. “I feel sorry for the guy who lost it,” says Chuck Trykoski, who bought a digital camera for $21. “I mean, I’ve lost stuff on the airlines, too.” Each day, the store sets out 7,000 new items, including sweaters, jeans, golf clubs, books and noise-canceling headphones. And it’s not just luggage. Plenty of belongings are left in seatback pockets. “It’s kind of an archaeological snapshot of popular culture,” says Bryan Owens, son of the store’s founder and its owner since 1995. Regulars line up each morning to get first crack at the goods. Others, like Trykoski, who was driving home to Illinois after a Florida vacation, stop out of curiosity. Local and regional church groups come by the busload. Most people hear


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Scuffles, protests mar BP shareholder meeting

L O N D O N ( A P ) — Scuffles between protesters and security guards marred BP’s first annual shareholder meeting since the Gulf oil spill Thursday, as investors registered their disapproval with sizable protest votes against company directors. Five Gulf Coast residents who had planned to tell investors about the loss of their livelihoods and health problems after the spill were denied access to the meeting, prompting confrontations with police and security guards outside the building. Diane Wilson, a fourth-generation fisherwoman from Seadrift, Texas, was arrested after evading security to enter the foyer of the building, where she covered herself in a dark syrup to represent oil. “I’ve come all the way here from the Gulf Coast,” Wilson said. “My community is gone, and they won’t let me in.” Police later said a 62-yearold woman was arrested for breaching the peace. Inside the venue, hundreds of BP PLC investors who have watched the company lose a quarter of its market value — about $55 billion — over the past year and lost their dividend payments questioned

board members about excessive executive pay packets and a lack of transparency on safety improvements. Preliminary voting results released by the company showed signif icant disgruntlement among shareholders. Around 25 percent of investors who voted before the meeting, representing 60 percent of shares, voted against the re-election of the head of BP’s safety committee, William Castell. About 7 percent voted against the re-election of chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg, who has been criticized for his soft response to the spill, and just over 11 percent voted against the company’s remuneration report because of bonuses awarded to Iain Conn, BP’s head of refining, and Chief Financial Officer Byron Grote for work not related to the oil spill. Former CEO Tony Hayward also grabbed headlines with a $17.9 million pension, $1.6 million payoff and about $13 million in share options despite a series of public gaffes that led to his ceding the CEO post to Bob Dudley, the first American to head the London-based company.

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about the store through media reports and ads in the state’s vacation guide. It’s “an adventure” for the 830,000 shoppers a year, says Owens, who wears a Tag Heuer watch once found in a suitcase. There have been some surprising discoveries over the years, including moose antlers, a parachute, a medieval suit of armor, even a shrunken head. Just don’t come here expecting to find your lost luggage. Only a third of the items received make it to the racks. The rest are donated to charity or trashed. The store hopes to offer a small sliver of its everchanging inventory online by the end of this year. The airlines don’t like to discuss how their customers’ belongings end up here. American, Delta and United refused interviews. US Airways, JetBlue and AirTran acknowledged they sell items in bulk — sight unseen — to the store but wouldn’t say how much they are paid, citing confidentiality clauses in their contracts.

SHANNON BAILEY AND HER SON GRADY from Birmingham, Ala., pick out clothes for school costumes March 17 at Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Ala.

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Dems stand with Obama on health care vote By Donna Cassata Associated Press Writer

W A S H I N G T O N — Tough reelection campaigns looming, a handful of moderate Senate Democrats voted on Thursday to keep the money flowing to President Barack Obama’s health care law despite increasing public opposition to the year-old overhaul. The deal on the spending bill struck by Obama, House Speaker John Boehner, ROhio, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., required a separate vote on cutting off money for the year-old health care overhaul. The effort failed, 53-47, falling 13 votes short of the 60 votes needed for passage, but it put lawmakers on record — an outcome relished by Republicans looking ahead to 2012. Moderate Democrats such as Sens. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Jon Tester of Montana and Ben Nelson of Nebraska stood with Obama in endorsing the health care law last March and they voted with their party leaders on Thursday. Abandoning the law now would have drawn charges of flip-flopping. “It’s a dilemma of their own making,” said Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, head of the committee that helps elect Republicans. Within minutes of the vote, the National Republican Senatorial Committee sent out news releases to Missouri, Montana and Nebraska as well as several other states, criticizing the Democrats on their vote and sounding an overarching theme. “While McCaskill doubles down on her liberal Washington record, Missourians have yet another reason to replace her with a commonsense Republican next year,” said Chris Bond, a spokesman for the NRSC. McCaskill had said earlier in the day that she would vote against any effort to cut off money for the law. “I voted for the bill and I think there are real cost savings in the bill,” she said. Nelson defended his vote too, saying, “Nebraska’s families and small businesses can’t afford to continue to pay the hospital bills of those who don’t have health insurance.” McCaskill, Tester and Nelson have drawn GOP rivals in states that either trend heavily Republican (Montana and Nebraska) or stand as electoral battlegrounds (Missouri). Freshman Sen. Joe Manchin has no announced foes in West Virginia and remains popular, but his state voters strongly backed Republican presidential nominee John McCain over Obama by 13 percentage points in 2008. In Missouri, the sentiment runs against the law. Voters last year overwhelmingly backed a ballot measure that would nullify the health care law. The margin was 3-to-1. Just this week, Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster filed a court brief challenging the main provision of the health care law — the requirement that most Americans get insurance.

Compensation ordered for nuke plant evacuees TOKYO — Japan’s government today ordered the operator of a tsunami-damaged nuclear plant leaking radiation to pay about $12,000 to each household forced to evacuate from the area. Tens of thousands of residents unable to return to their homes near the nuclear plant are bereft of their livelihoods and possessions, unsure of when, if ever, they will be able to return home. Some have traveled hundreds of miles to Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s headquarters in Tokyo to press their demands for compensation. Hiroaki Wada, a Trade Ministry spokesman, said today that TEPCO will pay compensation as soon as possible, with families forced to evacuate getting about $12,000 and individuals getting about $9,000.

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Congress OKs big budget cuts, but tougher fights await By David Espo Associated Press Writer

W A S H I N G T O N — Congress sent President Barack Obama hard-fought legislation cutting a record $38 billion from federal spending on Thursday, bestowing bipartisan support on the first major compromise between the White House and newly empowered Republicans in Congress. “Welcome to divided government,” said House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, Republican point man in tough negotiations with the president and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., that produced a bill no one claimed to like in its entirety. Leader of a rambunctious new majority, Boehner said the cuts in domestic programs were unprecedented. Yet he also called the measure a less-than-perfect first step in a long campaign against federal red ink, and dozens of rank-and-file conservatives voted against it. The White House also looked ahead to a struggle now beginning over national spending priorities in an era of soaring deficits and a $14 trillion national debt. “We all know there are tough challenges ahead, from growing our economy to reducing our deficit, but we must build on this bipartisan compromise to tackle these issues and meet the expectations of the American people,” said an administration statement. The bipartisan votes belied a fierce struggle that preceded passage and only narrow-

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PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA OUTLINES his fiscal policy during an address Wednesday at George Washington University in Washington. Congress approved $38 billion in spending cuts Thursday, sealing a deal to prevent a government shutdown before plunging into a more far-reaching debate over spending on federal programs and benefits for the years to come. ly avoided a partial government shutdown a week ago. The tally in the House was 260-167. Among the supporters were 60 of the 87 firstterm Republicans, many of them elected with tea party support. The Senate added its approval a short while later, 81-19, and most of the opponents were conservatives who wanted deeper cuts. Even before the final votes, House Republicans pointed eagerly toward a vote Friday on their next move against mounting deficits, a comprehensive budget that claims cuts measured in the trillions, rather than billions, over the next decade. That vote is expected to be as partisan as the spending bill was not. The measure approved

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Thursday will finance the government through the Sept. 30 end of the budget year, chopping $38 billion from current levels and $78 billion from the president’s request of more than a year ago. Billions were saved by eliminating congressional earmarks, and billions more in funds from the Census Bureau, left over from the 2010 national head count, now finished. The Environmental Protection Agency, one of the Republicans’ favorite targets, took a $1.6 billion cut. Spending for community health centers was reduced by $600 million, and the Community Development Block Grant program favored by mayors by $950 million more.

The bipartisan drive to cut federal spending reached into every corner of the government’s sprawl of domestic programs. Money to renovate the Commerce Department building in Washington was cut by $8 million. The Appalachian Regional Commission, a New Deal-era program, was nicked for another $8 million and the National Park Service by $127 million more. While Republicans touted the cuts in the measure, Democratic supporters pointed to even deeper reductions or even outright program terminations that Republicans had been forced to give up in negotiations. That list included a family planning program for lowerincome families, federal support for National P ublic Radio and the funds needed to implement the health care law that Congress approved a year ago and Republicans have voted to repeal.

Not enough or too much? While Republicans were unable to muster a 217-vote majority for the spending cuts on their own, the huge freshman class broke heavily in favor, 60-27. Normally vocal, GOP critics of the legislation did not speak during debate. “This is done. I’m prepared to move on to bigger issues,” said one of them, Rep. Bill Huizinga of Michigan. While reaching across party lines, the legislation produced few if any enthusiastic supporters. Referring to a late lawmaker known for his sense of

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National divide In his Wednesday speech, President Obama set a divisive tone for the 2012 election campaign.


resident Obama launched his 2012 reelection campaign Wednesday afternoon in his speech to students at George Washington University. It had been billed as an address about the federal budget, but, from the outset, it was the kickoff for his re-election bid. Unfortunately, his speech centered on dividing the people in this country based on class and wealth. This is not healthy for this country and is guaranteed to ignite extremely strong debate in Congress as well as throughout the country. As has been noted numerous times, just a few days before the November 2008 presidential election, Obama told a large crowd of supporters that they were only days away from the opportunity to bring about “fundamental” changes in this country. He acknowledged in his Wednesday speech that this is his vision and goal for America. He wants government to control the lives and activities of more and more Americans, a gradual drive into a welfare state, socialism and class-against-class divisions. It will pit old against young and vice versa, poor against wealthy and vice versa, healthy against the ill and vice versa, the employed against the unemployed and vice versa, and on and on. It’s not healthy for this country, and he is using the historic debt he is creating as justification for his long-time and deep desire to change this country. As he said, it is a fundamental change. It should be remembered that his former chief of staff said, “never let a good crisis go to waste.” The president is following up on this advice and using the very genuine fiscal crisis facing this country as the platform for his re-election effort. Other Obama campaign advisers prior to the 2008 election also advised him that “fear” is the most powerful and effective device to use in a campaign. Obama’s upcoming debt ceiling and budget battles and the current fiscal crisis all feed into the Obama re-election strategy. There seems justification to have serious concerns about the Obama dream and vision for changing this country. For sure, it is almost guaranteed to bring about a heated, bitter, divisive campaign that has the potential to divide rather than bring this country together. How many Americans want to fundamentally change this country? This will be the question facing those who go to the polls in 2012 to select this nation’s president.

Egyptian leaders share hopes, concerns CAIRO — They make an unlikely trio of “founding fathers” for the new Egypt: One is a wily oldschool politician, the second is a reticent scientist who won the Nobel Peace Prize, and the third is a hard-nosed business tycoon. But they are emerging as the country’s senior political voices and, interestingly, they share similar views about Egypt’s transition to democracy. The three leaders are Amr Moussa, a former foreign minister and head of the Arab League; Mohammed El Baradei, the former director of the International Atomic Energy Agency; and Naguib Sawiris, the chief executive of Orascom, a giant telecommunications company that is Egypt’s biggest private employer. Egyptian analysts describe the first two as potential future presidents and the third as a possible kingmaker. (Sawiris, a Coptic Christian, wouldn’t have a chance in a presidential bid, but he has just formed a powerful new political party.) These senior figures didn’t make the revolution; that was the work of the young activists who gathered in Tahrir Square and refused to leave until President Hosni Mubarak resigned. But the three played important supporting roles. Each took a personal risk by coming to the square and supporting the demonstrators long before the outcome was clear. Like America’s founders, they face a turbulent transition to democracy — and each one

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turbulent transition to democracy — and each one stresses that the political damage done by decades of repression can’t be undone in six months.”

stresses that the political damage done by decades of repression can’t be undone in six months. The three spoke frankly in interviews last week and, despite their different backgrounds, they expressed common concerns: All worry that the ruling military council is moving too fast toward parliamentary elections and a new constitution; they warn about rising Muslim-Christian religious tensions; they see a deterioration in security on the streets and want to rebuild the police; and they fear that a sharp economic downturn is ahead. Their views converge on policy issues, too, which suggests that a

moderate post-revolutionary consensus is emerging. They all favor a market economy, but one that protects and subsidizes Egypt’s poorest citizens; they support continued ties with America, including cooperation between the U.S. and Egyptian militaries; and they want a secular government that protects individual rights. Simply put, they all want Egypt to join the 21st century as a modern, prosperous democratic state. Moussa, who plans to run as an independent candidate, is the early favorite in the coming presidential election. He carries the baggage of being a former member of Mubarak’s inner circle and having a reputation as a political wheeler-dealer, but those factors may also make him a force for stability and continuity. He’s likely to have quiet support from many in the military and from some in Mubarak’s old political party. Moussa says he will run for only one four-year term, “just to put the country on the right track, protecting all the basics and creating conditions of stability and consensus.” El Baradei is a saintly figure for many Egyptians, widely admired for his stand as IAEA director against what proved to be false American allegations that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction. He was briefly placed under house arrest after he returned to Egypt in January to support the protests. He plans to run for president as the candidate of the new Social Democratic Party, which is

supported by many intellectuals and Tahrir Square activists. His apolitical style is part of his appeal, but some worry that he may be too reserved to govern this turbulent country. Sawiris is a canny businessman who built Orascom into what he says is the eighth largest telecommunications company in the world. In a country where many business tycoons are corrupt, he’s seen as independent and competent. Sawiris is blunt in expressing the concern shared by all three that the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist groups could hijack Egypt’s democracy: “My fear is that we will get an Iraniantype regime here, and it’s a real fear,” he says. Moussa and El Baradei say Egypt needs time to learn how to make democracy work. This is why both urged “no” in the referendum on the military’s plan for quick elections and a patchwork temporary constitution. But the military’s plan, backed by the Muslim Brotherhood, was approved by 77 percent of the voters. El Baradei warns that in the short run, “we have a country that’s falling apart.” But like Moussa and Sawiris, he thinks a democratic Egypt will succeed if given time. “Every time you feel low, you think: What has happened here is so good, to see this part of the world waking up to the 21st century. It’s worth a try.”



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disability, age, illness, transportation, financial issues, or inability to take time away from work to obtain the ID. As for costs, the law entails: ● $3 million to provide free IDs to an estimated 11 percent of already eligible voters without governmentissued photo IDs (to charge fees is an unconstitutional poll tax); ● Another $3.5 million to provide updated IDs to the 200,000 voters who move into or within Kansas annually (U.S. Census); ● Unknown costs to local governments for poll worker training, public education campaigns, and defense against potential lawsuits. Who will bear these costs? Funding was not allocated in the state's 2011-2012 budget. Legislators ought to be concerned about costly mandates that discourage participation by eligible voters. Kay Hale, president League of Women Voters of Lawrence/Douglas County

To the editor: For 70 years, the nonpartisan League of Women Voters of Lawrence/Douglas County has promoted voter education, registration and active participation by voting. Therefore, we are concerned about the recently enacted “voter photo identification” law, because of its addition to declining voter participation. This law makes registration and voting more cumbersome, requiring a government issued current and valid photo identification to be shown at the polls by 2012 and proof of citizenship by 2013 to register to vote. Research by the League of Women Voters (data from the Brennen Center for Justice at the New York School of Law) reveals likely unfortunate consequences of the law: ● Immeasurable burdens for the elderly, disabled, indigent or anyone, such as newcomers to Kansas, who must seek the required ID or those who must locate citizenship docuTo the editor: mentation; David Chartrand’s little story about ● Disenfranchising registered or potential voters without valid ID due to his ailing Labrador dog (“A Dog’s Last

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Dream,” April 11) had me in tears. I don’t think of myself as a particularly emotional person, but this story nailed me. It works whether you’re a dog or cat person and it brought back many fond and painful memories of old, dear and now-absent friends. In this era of ideological death matches and polarization, this story is a reminder of something simple and good that we all can share. I hope you will carry more of his work in the future. Richard L. Warrick, Lawrence

Voters care To the editor: I care about Lawrence. I voted. I also voted early. It took me one minute and 45 seconds to walk into the Douglas County Courthouse and vote. When only 13.4 percent of registered voters in Douglas County go to the polls, something is upside down. Why don’t the citizens of Lawrence, not just the registered, care? Why are we risking American lives in Iraq, Afghanistan and now Libya in pursuit of American values, including

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the right to vote? Bob Schumm cares. Hugh Carter cares. Mike Dever cares. Our beloved former mayor and my future barber (when I turn 65) cares. Obviously the newly elected and current school board members are concerned citizens and care. Having served as the United Way chairman and as chairman of the Board of Zoning Appeals in the 1970s, I realize the hours of preparation that go into doing the job they were elected for. At the present time, it appears our current elected officials are only representing 13.4 percent of the 63,811 registered voters. Why don’t people care about Lawrence? Ozzie and Harriet live here. So does Beaver Cleaver and Dennis the Menace. This is our hometown. So does Doug Compton, Paul Werner and the Fritzels, who are currently or proposing to spend $17 million downtown. They care. Douglas County Clerk Jamie Shew called the election a “pretty good turnout.” Whew! Ask Butler what 18 percent shooting was worth. You lose. Vote! Dennis Barritt, Lawrence


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From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for April 15, 1911: YEARS “DEVASTATION AGO TODAY OVER TORIN 1911 NADO-SWEPT LAWRENCE — Two lives, a score of injured, a demolished factory district, and thousands of dollars property loss is the terrible toll exacted from Lawrence by the tornado, which swept over the city at the supper hour (on April 12, 1911). The storm broke over the city with a torrent of rain at 6:55, and at 8:20 it suddenly ceased, to be succeeded by an ominous quiet. Touching at the Kasold farm southwest of town, it lifted momentarily only to dip again at Doubleday’s. It swerved to the northeast. … The tornado came from the southwest and passed through the city in a northeasterly direction, devastating and scattering buildings in its path, almost totally wrecking the 600 block in Massachusetts street, wrecking many residences in West Lawrence and converting a section of North Lawrence into kindling wood. ... The full fury of the storm was wreaked on the Lawrence business district. Wilder’s shirt factory and laundry is almost a total loss. The Paper Mill was in the vortex of the storm and sustained damage to every department. ... The Bowersock Mills have a few corners crumbled at the top and a few wooden awnings torn loose. The large plate glass windows in the Lawrence National were shattered.” — Compiled by Sarah St. John

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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Wild weather will hit the middle of the nation today with violent thunderstorms, including some tornadoes, over the lower Mississippi Valley. High winds will hammer the southern Plains; snow will fall to the north. The Southwest and Northeast will have a dry day. Today Sat. Today Sat. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Albuquerque 68 42 s 77 48 s Memphis 74 50 t 65 50 pc Anchorage 48 29 s 48 30 s Miami 87 74 pc 87 74 s Atlanta 75 56 t 71 46 t Milwaukee 46 41 r 48 38 r Austin 85 45 s 84 47 s Minneapolis 48 32 c 51 35 c Baltimore 61 47 pc 56 50 r Nashville 71 52 t 61 42 c Birmingham 77 54 t 68 45 pc New Orleans 83 61 t 76 57 s Boise 60 43 r 63 43 sh New York 57 40 pc 53 46 r Boston 47 33 pc 47 43 pc Omaha 48 35 r 61 39 pc Buffalo 50 36 pc 50 39 r Orlando 86 65 pc 87 66 pc Cheyenne 55 31 pc 61 35 pc Philadelphia 58 42 pc 54 48 r Chicago 53 48 r 53 38 r Phoenix 90 65 s 96 67 s Cincinnati 64 52 r 61 38 sh Pittsburgh 65 45 pc 58 42 r Cleveland 57 46 c 57 40 r Portland, ME 47 28 s 44 37 pc Dallas 77 47 s 77 53 s Portland, OR 55 41 r 60 41 sh Denver 58 31 s 68 37 pc Reno 66 43 c 69 42 sh Des Moines 51 35 r 58 38 c Richmond 66 51 pc 70 53 r Detroit 52 44 c 55 38 r Sacramento 73 47 pc 75 48 pc El Paso 82 52 s 86 59 s St. Louis 68 47 t 58 45 sh Fairbanks 43 8 s 40 11 pc Salt Lake City 59 44 pc 64 43 pc Honolulu 84 70 s 84 70 pc San Diego 74 59 s 72 59 s Houston 81 53 pc 80 55 s San Francisco 65 54 pc 64 52 pc Indianapolis 62 50 r 57 39 sh Seattle 53 37 pc 56 37 sh Kansas City 56 38 r 60 44 pc Spokane 51 33 pc 54 33 c Las Vegas 79 60 s 86 65 s Tucson 89 56 s 92 60 s Little Rock 73 46 c 68 47 s Tulsa 60 39 r 69 47 s Los Angeles 84 58 s 84 58 s Wash., DC 61 47 pc 59 52 r National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Laredo, TX 101° Low: Brighton, UT 6°

WEATHER HISTORY Silver Lake, Colo., had 75.80 inches of snow on April 15, 1921. This was the most intense 24-hour snowfall in United States history.


WEATHER TRIVIA™ What is a cooling wind from off the ocean called? A sea breeze



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LAWRENCE ALMANAC Through 8 p.m. Thursday.

Bioscience Authority to fund Wichita group WICHITA — The Kansas Biosciences Authority says it will continue funding a Wichita research center that has been central to a dispute with Gov. Sam Brownback. KBA board Chairman John Carlin says the center in Wichita could eventually get the full $20 million that supporters say it was promised. Carlin has said the exact amount of funding was Carlin never specified. Researchers at the center, called CIBOR, work to turn aircraft materials into medical advances. Brownback had demanded that the authority fund the center. The Wichita Eagle reported Thursday that state lawmakers began investigating the authority after CIBOR scientists complained they were not getting the $20 million research funding they had been promised. The Johnson County Attorney is conducting a criminal probe of the authority after complaints about what some called excessive spending.

AARP Driving Safety Class, second of two classes, 10 a.m.3 p.m., register at 843-3833, ext. 115, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Super Smash Bros. Brawl Tournament for teens, 3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Foundation Follies, 7 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Mass. The F Holes, The Bent Wheatleys, matinee show, 6-9 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Blueprint, 7 p.m., Ingredient, 947 Mass. Theatre Lawrence presents “To Kill a Mockingbird,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. “Man Equals Man” by Bertolt Brecht, 7:30 p.m., William Inge Memorial Theatre, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Alash Ensemble, 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Delta Saints, Quiet Corral, Spirit is the Spirit, 9 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass. Retro Dance Party, 9 p.m., Wilde’s Chateau 24, 2412 Iowa Disco Disco with DJ ParLe and the RevolveR, 9 p.m., Fatso’s, 1016 Mass. 51% Blues Band, 9 p.m., Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Brody Buster Band with The Green Goddammits, 10 p.m., the Jazzhaus, 926 11/2 Mass. Dorsie Fyffe Jr., Dead Voices, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Love Garden Sound System, on the patio, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

Downtown Farmers Market, 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 824 N.H. Red Dog’s Dog Days winter workout, 7:30 a.m., meet in the parking lot behind Kizer-Cummings Jewelry at Ninth and Vermont streets. Earth Day activities all day at the 1109 Gallery, 1109 Mass. Day of Caring, a day of volunteer projects across the city, with kickoff breakfast from 99:30 a.m. at Lawrence High School, 1901 La., for registered volunteers. Scouting For Food food drive in Lawrence and Eudora, 9 a.m. to noon. If missed, food may be brought to Salvation Army at 946 N.H. Friends of the Lawrence Public Library Spring Book Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., giveaway, in the tent at Seventh and Kentucky streets. Free State High School FFA chapter plant sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., east-side greenhouse at the school, 4700 Overland Drive. Wakarusa River Valley Heritage Museum grounds cleanup, 9 a.m.., museum is in Bloomington Park at Clinton Lake. 11th annual Earth Day Parade, 11 a.m., Massachusetts Street from Seventh Street to South Park. 11th annual Earth Day Celebration, South Park, 11:30 a.m.4 p.m. Read Across Lawrence book discussion of “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee, led by a representative from the NAACP, 1 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. 25 Years Of Inspiration! The Lawrence Arts Center Preschool 25th Anniversary Reunion Celebration, 1-5 p.m.,

streets. Theatre Lawrence presents “To Kill a Mockingbird,” 2:30 powered by p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Readings from the Memoir Fourth of July with Writing Class, 2:30 Oils, Elevator Action p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, It's a local music extrava940 N.H. Tom Page Trio, Olassa, Scott ganza tonight at the BottleAllen Knost, matinee show, 6-9 neck, 737 N.H. Oils starts the show at 10 p.m. and is p.m., on the patio, Replay followed by the moody Lounge, 946 Mass. Texas Hold’em Tournament, ambience of Elevator Action before the night is effectivefree entry, weekly prizes, 8 ly capped by a powerful set p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass. Smackdown! trivia, 8 p.m., from Fourth of July. At $5, the price is right to The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Speakeasy Sunday: A variety justify coming and going for show and jam session hosted the band of your choosing by Dumptruck Butterlips, 10 or staying for the duration. The show is all ages. p.m., the Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass. Video Daze: SK8/BMX videos from the past, 10 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass. N.H. DJ G Train, on the patio, 10 “Elizabeth, Betsy and Bess: A p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Conversation with Elizabeth Karaoke Sunday, 11 p.m., The Watkins,” 2 p.m., Swarthout Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Recital Hall, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Bookworms Unite! for 8-12 year olds, registration requestPoetry reading by Bruce ed, 2:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Covey and Lee Ann Roripaugh, Library, 707 Vt. Celebration of Holi, the Indi- 6 p.m., Spencer Museum of an festival of colors, 3-5 p.m., Art, 1301 Miss. Gallery Talk by Globally Robinson field at KU, adjacent Green Featured Artist Nick to Robinson center. Americana Music Academy Schmiedeler, 7 p.m., 1109 Saturday Jam, 3 p.m., AmeriGallery, 1109 Mass. Read Across Lawrence: “To cana Music Academy, 1419 Kill a Mockingbird” film screenMass. BRC Sounds, 7 p.m., Cutter’s ing, 7-9 p.m., Woodruff AuditoSmokehouse, 218 E. 20th St., rium, Kansas Union, 1301 JayEudora. hawk Blvd. Open mic night, 9 p.m., the Theatre Lawrence presents “To Kill a Mockingbird,” 7:30 Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m. to p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. 1 a.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 940 Dance Company presIowa. Karaoke Idol! with ents “Red,” with musical guests, members of Black “Caribbean nights” theme, 10 House Improvisers’ Collective, p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Cen- Mass. Gardens, Villa, 10 p.m., Jackter, 940 N.H. “Man Equals Man” by Bertolt pot Music Hall, 943 Mass. Brecht, 7:30 p.m., William Inge Memorial Theatre, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Bobby Ray Band, 8 p.m., National Library Week BasKnights of Columbus Hall, ket Fundraiser, baskets on dis2206 E. 23rd St. play at lawrencepubliclibrarySteddy P & DJ Mahf, or at the Approach, The Will Nots, 9 Lawrence Public Library, 707 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Vt., through April 17. Mass. AARP volunteer income tax Mountain Sprout, Family assistance for low- to moderGroove Company, 9 p.m., the ate-income senior citizens, 1 to Bottleneck, 727 N.H. 4 p.m. Mondays through ThursSpin Down, 9 p.m., Slow Ride days, and 9 a.m. to noon SaturRoadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. days, Lawrence Senior Center, The Club with DJ ParLé, 10 745 Vt., through April 18. p.m., Fatso’s, 1016 Mass. Lawrence Public Library stoDead Silos, Diamond Doves, rytimes: Toddler storytime, Soft Reeds, 10 p.m., Replay 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. TuesLounge, 946 Mass. days and Fridays; Library storyThrift Store 45s, on the time, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, 7 patio, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, p.m. Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Fri946 Mass. days; Storytime in Spanish, The M-80’s, 10 p.m., the Jaz10:30 a.m. Saturdays; Family zhaus, 926 11/2 Mass. storytime, 3:30 p.m. Sundays; Gold Label Soul with Hector Books & Babies, 10:30 a.m. the Selector, 9:30, Eighth Mondays and 9:30 a.m., 10:10 Street Taproom a.m. and 10:40 a.m. Wednesdays, 707 Vt.

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD ● ● Friday, April 15, 2011

Tom Keegan

Selby bids KU adieu

By Gary Bedore

NBA riches await Josh Selby will hear his name called when the NBA holds its draft. Why? You’re asking the wrong guy. But he will. Bank on it. Maybe even in the first round. Brace yourself: He might even be a lottery pick. Why? Beats me. What has he done to merit an NBA uniform? Well, nothing, but as we’ve all heard a billion times, the NBA drafts on potential. Fine, but guys drafted on potential have loud, exciting tools. They’re phenomenal jumpers or remarkably quick or insane shooters or they have great size or they’re lock-down defenders. This is where I confess to being lost. And this was how one NBA insider who spoke on the condition of anonymity articulated what I’m missing about Selby’s potential. “His athleticism, his speed,” John Doe said. “He can defend a one or a two. His upside is unlimited. I like his size, and he has an athletic body.” Teammates painted a different picture of Selby the athlete in practice than the guy the rest of us saw playing in games, so often seemingly on the periphery of the action. This next quote from Mr. Doe blew me away. “He’s going to go to one-onone workouts and freak people out with his athleticism,” he said. From my seat in Section 13A, Tyshawn Taylor looked a good deal quicker and Elijah Johnson far more vertically explosive. Then again, I’m not even smart enough to know how ticket consultant Thomas Blubaugh could be getting paid $115,000 a year by the athletic department when director Lew Perkins didn’t know he was on the payroll. Nor am I smart enough to know how women’s basketball coach Bonnie Henrickson two years ago could have been given an extension without getting the team to the NCAA Tournament, a pact so lucrative the school has her under contract for three more years for about $1.9 million. Anyway, back to Selby. Joe Abunassar, owner and lead trainer for Impact Basketball in Las Vegas, did a nice job of trying to clear up the mystery. “Probably the closest comparison I can make is Monta Ellis,” Abunassar told Andy Samuelson, who interviewed him Wednesday for the JournalWorld. “I trained him for the draft. Josh has a combination of skills, explosiveness and strength that you just don’t find very often. The way he controls his body is much like Monta did, where he moves in a very unusual way.” Ellis averages 24.1 points per game for the Golden State Warriors in his sixth NBA season. He signed out of high school and averaged 6.8 points. Abunassar said he considers Selby a combination guard. “Great change of speeds off ball screens,” Abunassar said. “He can handle the ball. His knowledge of the game is excellent. He sees the floor very, very well.” Selby will be given several years to grow into the player he couldn’t become in parts of one season at KU. He never helped Kansas, which outscored Virginia Commonwealth by 10 points when Selby sat and was outscored by 20 points when the freshman from Baltimore played.

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JOSH SELBY LOOKS TO THE ALLEN FIELDHOUSE CROWD after a KU score during the Jayhawks’ Jan. 29 game against Kansas State. Selby on Thursday announced his decision to turn pro after just one season at KU.

Kansas University freshman Josh Selby, who had been training at Impact Basketball in Las Vegas a week-and-a-half while assessing his NBA options, decided after a particularly productive practice Wednesday that he’d be playing for pay next season. “After working out, I told my mom, ‘I’m ready for the NBA.’ She said, ‘All right,’’’ the 6-foot-2 Baltimore native said Thursday, a few hours after posting on Twitter that he’d decided to enter the 2011 NBA Draft. “It was kind of a 50-50 deal,” added Selby, who said his mom,

Maeshon, called KU coach Bill Self on Thursday morning to inform him of the decision. “I wanted to leave, but I also wanted to make sure it was the right decision. I came out here and produced. I was getting back to my old self, looking good. I decided it was the right time to go to the NBA.” Wearing a blue and black pair of KU adidas shorts and a white shirt, Selby spoke Thursday in a one-on-one interview with a Vegas Seven magazine reporter, who was asked to track down Selby for the Journal-World. “I don’t know. It really doesn’t matter where you start, it just matters where you finish,” Selby said, asked where he thinks he’ll be selected in the June draft. “If

it’s first round, second round, I’m going to try my best to do what it takes to be an all-star.” Selby said he had no timetable to hire an agent, but already was looking at one possible representative. Of his year at KU, during which he averaged 7.9 points (off 37.3 percent shooting) and 2.2 assists in 26 games, Selby said: “It matured me. I saw so many things. I went through so many things. I grew up a lot as a person, and it made me more humble, yet hungry. That’s why I’m out here working,” added Selby, who was slowed the second half of the season by a foot injury. Please see SELBY, page 3B


Lions storm past Ward, 11-1

LAWRENCE HIGH’S CJ ROUSH, RIGHT, gets a fist bump after pounding a triple in the third inning.

LHS thrilled with run-rule win over ‘premier’ 4A Cyclones By Clark Goble Journal-World Sports Writer

High school coaches are rarely completely satisfied with a victory, unless it comes in the state championship. But Lawrence High baseball coach Brad Stoll couldn’t contain his excitement after his Lions toppled Kansas City (Kan.) Bishop Ward, 11-1, in a run-rule-shortened, five-inning game Thursday at Kansas University’s Hoglund Ballpark. The Cyclones won the Kansas 4A state championship last season. “We beat a premier team in the Midwest,” Stoll said. “Bishop Ward and (coach) Dennis Hurla are synonymous with fantastic baseball, so for us to come out and play like we did, I’m really excited. That’s something to build on.” It was the first game of the River City Baseball Festival, hosted by Free State. Last season, the Lions lost all three games in the tournament during a disappointing season.

FIREBIRDS WASHED Free State High’s scheduled opener in the River City Baseball Festival on Thursday at Hoglund Ballpark was called off because of thunderstorms. FSHS coach/athletic director Mike Hill said Thursday there was no decision whether the game against Kansas City (Mo.) Rockhurst would be made up. Host Free State (6-1) is scheduled to play Springfield (Mo.) Hillcrest at 3 p.m. today at FSHS. Senior leadoff hitter Ross Johnson didn’t waste any time erasing that memory. He scored the first run in the first inning after taking a walk, stealing second and racing home on a single by sophomore Shane Willoughby. Stoll is starting to expect Johnson to make a big impact in the first inning. “If he doesn’t, hopefully his Please see FESTIVAL, page 3B

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LAWRENCE HIGH BASEBALL PLAYERS WATCH THE ACTION from the fence during an 11-1 rout of Kansas City (Kan.) Bishop Ward. LHS opened the River City Baseball Festival with a run-rule-shortened win Thursday at Hoglund Ballpark.

Royals race rain, spank M’s By Doug Tucker Associated Press Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Knowing a heavy rainstorm was bearing down on Kansas City, Ned Yost made a few adjustments, such as employing late-game strategy in the third inning. The Royals manager had Chris Getz lay down a sacrifice, something he almost never does so early, and two batters later, Alex Gordon lashed a two-run double down the right-field line. Wilson Betemit also drove in two runs and Bruce Chen did the rest, pitching eight strong innings to help the Royals post a 5-1 rain-shortened victory over

Seattle on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium. “We played the third inning like it was the seventh MARINERS inning,” Yost said. “The key AT ROYALS to that inning was Alex Gor- When: 7:10 tonight don’s two-run Where: Kansas double. That City, Mo. was a great at- Pitchers: Bedard bat by Alex. It (0-2) vs. Hochevar got us on the (1-1) board knowing that rain was TV: FSKC (cable coming some- channels 36, 236) where in the night. We had reports it was going to start at 8, at 8:15 and 8:30,

a pretty good downpour. So we tried to get on the board early in case it came in the first four or five innings.” The game was called after a delay of 47 minutes in the bottom of the eighth. “We all knew the weather was coming,” Gordon said. “You never know after five innings. You want to get that lead early. We in the dugout all knew that, and once we got ahead, we just cruised and let Chen do his thing.” Charlie Riedel/AP Photo Chen (2-0) allowed six hits and walked one in his fourth KANSAS CITY’S WILSON BETEMIT, RIGHT, reacts career complete game and sec- in front of Seattle catcher Miguel Olivo after ond in his last four starts dating Betemit homered in the fourth inning. The Royals won, 5-1, in 71⁄2 innings Thursday in Please see ROYALS, page 3B Kansas City, Mo.

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• Coverage of the River City Baseball Festival • Royals face Mariners



Former Jayhawk Douglass arrested W A U K E G A N , I LL . (AP ) — Police say former Chicago Bears and Kansas University quarterback Bobby Douglass faces trespass and criminal-damage charges following an incident with an exgirlfriend at her suburban residence.

Lake Forest Deputy Chief Glenn Burmeister says Douglass was arrested Wednesday night. He says Douglass and his girlfriend had recently broken up, and Douglass allegedly went to talk to her, tried to force open the door of her residence and damaged the frame.

Douglass was charged with one count each of criminal trespass to land and criminal damage to property. The 63-year-old Douglass appeared Thursday in Lake County court. A clerk says bond was set at $10,000.



76ers’ Collins: LeBron more Magic than Michael By Ashley Fox The Philadelphia Inquirer

If you had to pick, if you could be only one, which superstar would you choose? The greatest scorer of all time, that tongue-wagging assassin who only got better as the moment got bigger? Or the greatest passer of all time, that smooth distributor who picked opponents apart with such precision it seemed as if he were seeing the game in slow motion? It is an impossible choice: Michael Jordan or Magic Johnson. There is no wrong answer. But the answer is telling, because while Jordan and Johnson are two of the greatest ever, their games and their motivations were very different. Score first, or pass first. There was artistry in each. When Doug Collins, as astute a basketball observer as there is in the game, looks at LeBron James, there is no question which former great he sees. “I’ve always felt LeBron James is more Magic Johnson than he is more Michael Jordan,” Collins said this week. It was a huge compliment, not a slight. Though James can be a 30-points-a-night scorer and can take over a game, Collins thinks he is best suited for the role he often plays in Miami: facilitator. With the ball in his hands, particularly on the break, James is virtually unstoppable. He can pass to Dwyane Wade or Chris Bosh. He can drive. He can dish. Or he can finish. That is what keeps Collins up at night as he prepares his 76ers team for its firstround playoff series against the secondseeded Heat. Game 1 is Saturday in Miami. “I think he is more of a triple-double guy than he is a 30-points-per-night guy,” Collins said. “I think he’s much more comfortable doing that. I think that’s what he loves to do. I think in Cleveland he had to score that many points for them to be the team they are, but I’ve always said, to me, one of the best parts of his game is his passing. If you get him on the break, you can’t stop him. Obviously, that’s going to be a real key for us.” Moving from Cleveland to Miami was not the easiest transition for James. He went from being the main scoring option to being one of three. It took time for James, Wade, and Bosh to learn to play together, to figure out who would take the shot when the shot clock was ticking down, or who would have the ball when the game was on the line. Collins distinctly remembers seeing it finally click for James. It was Dec. 2, and the Heat were playing in Cleveland for the first time. It was James’ homecoming, and the fans who once had cheered him jeered him. James responded by making 15 of 25 shots from the field and scoring 38 points. Going into that game, the Heat were 11-8 and far from the juggernaut most people expected. But that win helped catapult the Heat, who won 18 of their next 19 games, while the Cavaliers, 7-10 heading into the night, lost 34 of their next 35. “That was the first time I really saw that bounce and that LeBron that I’ve seen through the years broadcasting,” Collins said. “He had an incredible night. The franchises went in total opposite ways that night.” In 79 games this season, James averaged 26.7 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 7.0 assists. It was his lowest scoring average since his rookie season in 2003-04, while the rebound and assist totals mirrored his career averages of 7.1 rebounds and 7.0 assists. To Collins’ point that James can be a triple-double player, James had four tripledoubles this season, as well as 26 doubledoubles — 18 with points and rebounds, eight with points and assists. Collins said it is imperative that the Sixers keep their turnovers to a minimum, particularly those off live balls. “If they get out dunking and running, I mean it’s going to be a highlight show,” Collins said. “(James) and Wade will lead the brigade and the parade if we allow them to do that.” And then it won’t matter whether he is more Johnson than Jordan. He truly will be King James.

Messages left Thursday for Douglass’ attorney and at Douglass’ Lake Forest home weren’t immediately returned. Douglass was with the Bears from 1969 to 1975. He played at Kansas University from 1966-1968.

MLB Yankees’ Feliciano has shoulder tear NEW YORK — Yankees reliever Pedro Feliciano has a torn capsule in his left shoulder and will get a second opinion before deciding if he should have season-ending surgery. New York’s left-handed specialist has been on the disabled list since the start of the season due to what was described as a rotator cuff strain, but an MRI exam performed Wednesday showed the tear.

Twins’ Mauer going on DL ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. — Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer will be going on the 15-day disabled list because of leg weakness.

Lincecum donates to fan’s fund SAN FRANCISCO — Giants ace Tim Lincecum is giving $25,000 to assist the longtime San Francisco fan who was attacked outside Dodger Stadium last month.

Source: Expanded replay possible NEW YORK — Major League Baseball is leaning toward expanding replay for the 2012 season to include trapped balls and fair-or-foul rulings down the lines, a person familiar with the talks tells the Associated Press. Commissioner Bud Selig and a group of umpires discussed the extra video review at spring training and were in agreement, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the matter is still being discussed.

NFL Mediation resumes in dispute MINNEAPOLIS — The NFL and its locked-out players started talking again, and they talked all day. The only sign of progress or productivity, though, was the nine hours or so both sides spent in the federal courthouse Thursday. Sworn to secrecy about specifics of the courtordered mediation, neither the league nor the players provided much insight about where they’re at in their dispute over the division of this $9 billion business. They’ll meet again today. Commissioner Roger Goodell, Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson, Kansas City Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft were among those on hand for the closed-door session with U.S. Magistrate Judge Arthur Boylan. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith was joined by attorneys, linebackers Ben Leber and Mike Vrabel, as well as Hall of Fame defensive end Carl Eller. “We had a full day. It was constructive to get together,” said Jeff Pash, the NFL’s lead negotiator. “The chief magistrate judge is working very hard, and I give him a lot of credit for really trying to move the parties toward a solution.”

COLLEGE BASKETBALL SDSU’s Leonard to enter draft SAN DIEGO — San Diego State says sophomore forward Kawhi Leonard plans to hire an agent and enter the NBA Draft.

TODAY • Baseball at River City Baseball Festival vs. Hillcrest, 3 p.m. at FSHS • Softball at Shawnee Mission Northwest, 4:15 p.m. • Track at K.T. Woodman Invitational • Tennis vs. Washburn Rural, 3:30 p.m. SATURDAY • Baseball at River City Baseball Festival vs. Rogers, Ark., 11:30 a.m. at Hoglund Ballpark

Leonard helped lead the Aztecs to their best season ever, when SDSU finished 34-3 and reached the NCAA Round of 16 for the first time.

TODAY • Baseball at River City Baseball Festival vs. SM Northwest (Hoglund Ballpark), 3, p.m. • Track at Manhattan relays, 3 p.m. • Soccer at Washburn Rural, 6:15 p.m. SATURDAY • Baseball at River City Baseball Festival vs. Blue Springs, 4:30 p.m. at Hoglund Ballpark • Tennis at Shawnee Heights tourney, 9 a.m.

Iowa St. center Railey arrested


AMES, IOWA — Iowa State center Jordan Railey has been suspended indefinitely by coach Fred Hoiberg following his arrest for fighting in public. Ames police commander Jim Robinson says officers saw Railey throw a punch at another man just after midnight on Welch Ave., a popular restaurant and bar district for students. Robinson says Railey was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct early Thursday after walking away from officers. Railey was also suspended by Hoiberg in January for violating team rules after a singlecar accident early on New Year’s Day.

Sadler to get $900,000 a year LINCOLN, NEB. — Nebraska coach Doc Sadler’s new five-year contract raises his annual salary from $800,000 to $900,000 and almost doubles the amount of money he would get if he is fired. Sadler will be paid bonuses of $100,000 for winning a Big Ten regular-season or tournament championship, $150,000 if the Huskers make the NCAA Tournament and $75,000 if they appear in the NIT.

TODAY • Mariners, 7:15 p.m. in Kansas City, Mo. SATURDAY • Mariners, 12:10 p.m. in Kansas City, Mo.

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NBA Source: Lakers, Jackson fined

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NEW YORK — A person familiar with the decision says the Los Angeles Lakers and Phil Jackson each have been fined $75,000 for comments the coach made about collective bargaining.

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Spurs’ Ginobili doubtful SAN ANTONIO — Spurs guard Manu Ginobili is doubtful for Game 1 against Memphis after spraining his right elbow in the regular-season finale. The All-Star had an MRI exam Thursday that confirmed the sprain. Ginobili hyperextended the elbow in the first quarter of Wednesday’s loss at Phoenix.

COLLEGE BASEBALL Georgia player making progress ATLANTA — Injured Georgia baseball player Johnathan Taylor has the use of his arms and is regaining strength after breaking his neck in an outfield collision, though doctors are unsure whether he’ll be able to regain the use of his legs. Dr. Donald Peck Leslie, medical director of the Shepherd Center, said Thursday that Taylor is “breathing completely on his own and making progress every day.”

GOLF Na sets record for worst par-4 hole SAN ANTONIO — Kevin Na will remember the ninth hole at the Texas Open for a long time. Na set a new low Thursday for the worst par-4 hole in the PGA Tour record books, shooting a 16 with a nightmarish sequence of shots. Na’s problems included an unplayable lie from the tee, a two-stroke penalty after the ball ricocheted off a tree and struck him and five consecutive strokes from the woods. Na ended the first round thinking he shot a 15 on the hole. But another stroke was added after Na reviewed the video replay before signing his scorecard. He finished the round with an 8-over 80. The worst single-hole score at a PGA Tour event belongs to John Daly, who had an 18 on the par-5 sixth hole at Bay Hill in 1998.

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Royals put Tejeda on DL, recall Wood KANSAS CITY, MO. — The Kansas City Royals placed right-hander Robinson Tejeda on the 15-day disabled list Thursday and recalled right-hander Blake Wood from Triple-A Omaha. Tejeda has inflammation in his right shoulder. The move is retroactive to April 13. The 25-year-old Wood made three relief appearances in Omaha this month and gave up two hits in five shutout innings.

TODAY • Tennis at Oklahoma State, 2 p.m. • Baseball at Missouri, 6 p.m. • Track at Sooner Invitational SATURDAY • Softball vs. Baylor, 2 p.m. • Baseball at Missouri, 4 p.m. • Men’s golf at Hawkeye Invitational

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NHL Favorite .............................Goals ....................Underdog Stanley Cup Playoffs Best of Seven Series Conference Quarterfinals Pittsburgh leads series 1-0 PITTSBURGH...................Even-1⁄2 ................Tampa Bay Washington leads series 1-0 WASHINGTON......................1⁄2-1...................NY Rangers Vancouver leads series 1-0 VANCOUVER........................1⁄2-1..........................Chicago Nashville leads series 1-0 ANAHEIM .........................Even-1⁄2....................Nashville Saturday, April 16th Detroit leads series 1-0 DETROIT ...............................1⁄2-1..........................Phoenix Home Team in CAPS (c) 2011 Tribune Media Services, Inc.

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KANSAS GUARD JOSH SELBY SALUTES the Allen Fieldhouse crowd as he leaves the court following the Jayhawks’ 70-68 victory over USC on Dec. 18, 2010. The game marked Selby’s KU debut.


He’s 100 percent now, evidenced by his finishing two vicious dunks in the second of two-a-day drills Thursday. Selby, whose first basket at KU resulted in a made three against USC, also hit several threes, his last shot in the Thursday afternoon workout a trey. “I think I’ve improved on everything. My speed. My bounce is back, my shot is looking good. My handles are good,” said Selby, quick to identify the one highlight of his KU career. “Playing in that first game, that was my best experience,” Selby said of a 21-point outing against USC in Allen Fieldhouse. “I thought the rest of the season would (be as productive), but things don’t always work out that way. Maybe that injury and everything (ninegame NCAA suspension) needed to happen to humble me a bit, to make me more mature. Now I’m on to a new chapter.” Selby said in recent days he’d noticed negative comments from some KU fans on Internet message boards regarding his decision to work out in Vegas and consider turning pro after a so-so freshman season. “There’s a lot of fans that have said some negative things. I didn’t know that many KU fans would say that,” Selby said. “I don’t know what it is, but all it is doing is creating a monster. It’s going to make me work even harder. That’s what I like to do is prove people wrong.” Earlier on Twitter, he said he wanted “to thank all the KU fans who supported me through everything and all the fans who (are) doubting me. I will miss the fieldhouse.” KU coach Bill Self said he approved of the decision and wished Selby the best. “Of course it would be nice to have a player as talented as Josh back,” Self told the JournalWorld. “On the flip side, it gives somebody else the opportunity to substitute his minutes and perform at a high level. “I think he can go f irst round. I think he has firstround talent. It depends how he does in the individual workouts (with teams). He continued: “I don’t think this decision Josh made should surprise anybody. We thought it would be the result all along when he went to work out in Las Vegas. I think Josh thought it would be the result, and his family thought it would be the result, but it would not be right to make that final until he got some feedback (in Vegas). We, as a staff, totally support Josh’s decision, and we also hope our fans support it as well.” Self said Selby battled adversity at KU. “I never coached a kid that went through as much stuff his freshman year as Josh has — everything from a broken hand to a nine-game suspension to missing 20 practices and a stress reaction in his foot that limited his movement for the remainder of the season,” Self said. “He fought through it and certainly played through injury and did everything within his power to give our team the best chance to succeed.

“Right now, from reports we are getting, Josh is playing at a very high level. I wish Josh would not have had to deal with all those things, like most players don’t have to deal with them, but I do think through this he’s become better prepared for real life. Up until his foot injury, Josh was a guy who averaged 12 points a game and was just getting very comfortable for us. For him to deal with the injury was tough on him, but he feels good now and should be 100 percent and back to the explosive guy that he is as he works out for NBA teams.” Selby said he would not be returning to Lawrence the remainder of the semester. Self said KU would not lose any points in conjunction with the NCAA’s academic progress report. “Josh made above a 3.0 (GPA) f irst semester and worked with his professors to complete his work second semester,” Self said. “I feel good about Josh leaving knowing he took care of his business the way that he should have taken care of it. “Kids do leave before the year is out. If it happens, there have to be arrangements to finish coursework or do accelerated work.”

parents don’t give him anything to eat at night,” Stoll joked. “You know, lock him in his room.” The Lions took advantage of wild pitching from the Cyclones’ Evan Burns, scoring three more runs in the first inning to open a 4-0 lead. Junior pitcher Garrett Cleavinger didn’t give up a hit until the third inning, when the Cyclones scored on an RBI single by Austin Kochsmeier. Lawrence (5-4) responded in the bottom of the third, tallying three runs after a couple of errors by Bishop Ward. In the fourth inning, junior Matt Sutliffe blasted a ball 20 feet over the right-field fence 330 feet away from home plate, giving the Lions a 9-1 lead. Stoll said the best thing about the home run was that it came into a strong wind.

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LAWRENCE HIGH’S MATT SUTLIFFE SLIDES INTO HOME in the third inning. LHS beat Kansas City (Kan.) Bishop Ward, 111, Thursday at Hoglund Ballpark. “He’s a very strong and rawboned kid, but that was impressive,” Stoll said. Sutliffe has been hot this week, picking up six RBIs in the Lions’ last two games. Stoll said he hopes the Lions in the top third of the


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Future without Selby: KU FREE STATE'S MADELINE DIEKER, RIGHT, fights for position has perimeter players returnon the ball. The Firebirds beat Shawnee Mission South, 3-0, ing in Tyshawn Taylor, Elijah Thursday at FSHS. Johnson, Royce Woolridge, Travis Releford and Conner Teahan, to go with newcomer Naadir Tharpe. “We hope to still sign at least another guy in the backcourt and one in the frontcourt. There are no negatives to this,” Self said.

Free State soccer rolls past SM South, 3-0

Peer impressed: Ohio State guard Jon Diebler, who is working out at Impact Athletics, on Selby: “Everyone knew he was that talented, so there was always that possibility. He’s a great player, especially coming out of high school. He’s very vocal. He pushes guys. He’s a great guy, a cool guy.” ●

Joe Abunassar, owner and lead trainer at Impact Basketball on Selby: “I see an extremely talented player, very, very good player. This is my 15th year of doing this stuff, and I’ve seen very few guards with the qualities that Josh has. I didn’t follow him all year, but I think missing all those practices took him out of rhythm. Let’s face it, Kansas had an outstanding team that was playing some really good basketball. Coach (Self) went with his rotations, and that’s the way it worked out. Kansas had a ton of talent and got into a rhythm while he was out.” — Vegas Seven magazine reporter Andy Samuelson contributed to this report. Link to website is

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OVERLAND PARK — Lawrence High’s softball team swept a doubleheader with Shawnee Mission South on Thursday. The Lions won the opener, 7-2. Lauren Massey earned the victory and went 2-for-3 with a double and four RBIs. Kristen Bell, who went 3-for-3, added two RBIs. LHS shut out SM South, 20, in the second game, which was called after six innings because of lightning. Bell went 2-for-2 with a

home run and an RBI. Lauren Byrn went 2-for-3 with a double. Massey pitched the shutout. The Lions (6-6) will play host to Shawnee Mission East at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday. Lawrence High SM South

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shut down the Cyclones in the top of the f ifth inning to secure the run-rule-shortened victory. Cleavinger, an ultra-competitive player, conceded that he pitched well. He gave up two hits and struck out four. “There’s always stuff you can work on and always ways to get better,” Cleavinger said. “But I’m happy with it.” Johnson said the Lions played one of their best games of the season. “I think we’re on a roll right now,” Johnson said. Stoll plans to send junior Cameron Solko to the mound for the Lions' game against Shawnee Mission Northwest at 3 p.m. today at Hoglund Ballpark. Last season, the Cougars finished third in Kansas 6A.

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No change in policy: Self, who has had Selby and Xavier Henry leave KU after just one season, will be willing to continue to sign possible “oneand-done” players. “The thing is, you don’t ever know,” Self said. “We have had one-and-done guys stay three years. We’ve had four-year guys leave after two. I think rules will change regarding that as well (players being forced to stay two years in next NBA bargaining agreement). The bottom line is, you never know.”

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to his final game last year. He improved to 4-0 against the Mariners and has won his last six decisions overall to even his career record at 50-50. The left-hander had tossed 13 consecutive scoreless innings before Adam Kennedy’s sacrifice fly drove in an unearned run in the eighth. Gordon’s double was off Doug Fister (0-3), and he scored on Billy Butler’s single for a 3-0 lead. Betemit homered in the fourth and had a sacrifice fly in the sixth in front of a crowd of 8,811 — lower than Kansas City’s smallest attendance at any game in 2010. “They said it was going to (rain) about 8 to 8:30 and it did,” Seattle manager Eric Wedge said. “We were still able to get deep in the ballgame. We had our opportunities, we just couldn’t take advantage of them.” In Fister’s three starts this 2 season covering 18 ⁄3 innings, the Mariners have scored two runs. They have four or fewer runs in 10 of their last 11 games. “If you throw 100 pitches, there’s always going to be three or four that can cause turmoil in a game,” Fister said. “They capitalized on some of my mistakes. I left a couple of balls too much over the plate that were high.” Fister yielded eight hits in seven innings, finishing with five strikeouts and a walk. Seattle’s Ichiro Suzuki singled in the third and fifth, going 2-for-4 to match George Brett’s Kauffman Stadium

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record of nine consecutive multihit games. He’s hit safely in 15 straight games in Kauffman. Alcides Escobar and Melky Cabrera singled ahead of Gordon’s double in the third. Cabrera had two hits and has at least one hit in eight of the last nine games. Betemit connected with one out in the fourth, driving a 1-1 pitch over the wall in left for his first homer. His fly ball to left in the sixth scored Kila Ka’aihue, who reached on a one-out single and went to third on Jeff Francoeur’s base hit. Chone Figgins doubled in the eighth and went to third when Milton Bradley reached on first baseman Ka’aihue’s error. Kennedy then hit a fly ball to center for Seattle’s only run. Notes: Mariners CF Frankin Gutierrez will begin a rehab assignment today at Single-A High Desert. He’s been out since March 30 with a stomach ailment. ... Brett had nine straight multihit games in Kauffman Stadium from May 1-28, 1979, when it was still called Royals Stadium.

BRIEFLY Kansas golf signs top-ranked recruit

Ballyhooed hurdler to race at Relays

Kansas University’s men’s golf team signed the topranked junior college prospect in the country on Thursday. Paul Harris, a sophomore at Central Alabama Community College in Oneonta, Ala., is the No. 1 junior-college prospect according to Harris shot a course-record 60 in June, 2008, at Limestone Springs in Birmingham, Ala. He placed 16th at the 2010 Alabama State Amateur tournament and 15th in the Future Masters tournament in 2009. “This is an exciting day for KU golf, to sign the No. 1 juniorcollege player in the country,” Kansas coach Kit Grove said. “Paul is an extremely talented player, and we expect him to have an immediate impact at KU. Not only is he a great player, but he’s also an excellent person who will be a great addition to our university.”

The world’s No. 2-ranked hurdler, Johnny Dutch, has committed to compete in the Kansas Relays. The Invitational 400-meter hurdles will feature the world’s No. 1- and 2-ranked hurdlers, as Dutch will go up against five-time Kansas Relays winner and the world’s top-ranked hurdler Bershawn “Batman” Jackson. Dutch wrapped up a stellar collegiate career with a 2010 NCAA title in 110 hurdles, before turning pro in July and forgoing his senior season. Dutch earned four All-American honors in 2010 and eight in his three years at South Carolina. The Relays runs April 20-23.

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Phillies, Lee blank Nats Rays rally past Twins in 10 The Associated Press

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Phillies 4, Nationals 0 WASHINGTON — Back at his best after an unusually brief outing, Cliff Lee struck out 12 in a three-hit shutout Thursday night, allowing the Phillies to overcome their own problems at the plate. Lee (2-1) walked one and faced 30 batters, three over the minimum. Quite a turnaround from his previous game at Atlanta last Friday, when he allowed six runs and 10 hits in 31⁄3 innings — his shortest start since Sept. 4, 2009. Philadelphia ab 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3

Washington ab r h bi Dsmnd ss 4 0 0 0 Ankiel cf 4 0 0 0 Werth rf 4 0 0 0 AdLRc 1b 3 0 0 0 WRams c 2 0 1 0 Morse lf 3 0 0 0 Espinos 2b 3 0 1 0 HrstnJr 3b 3 0 0 0 Zmrmn p 2 0 0 0 Storen p 0 0 0 0 Slaten p 0 0 0 0 Brdrck p 0 0 0 0 Flores ph 1 0 1 0 Totals 34 4 6 3 Totals 29 0 3 0 Philadelphia 000 002 020 — 4 000 — 0 Washington 000 000 E—Hairston Jr. (2), Espinosa (2). DP— Philadelphia 1. LOB—Philadelphia 3, Washington 3. 2B—Victorino (4), Espinosa (3). HR—Ruiz (2). CS—W.Ramos (1). IP H R ER BB SO Philadelphia Cl.Lee W,2-1 9 3 0 0 1 12 Washington Zimmermann L,1-2 7 5 4 1 0 4 Storen 2-3 1 0 0 0 1 Slaten 1-3 0 0 0 0 1 Broderick 1 0 0 0 0 0 Zimmermann pitched to 3 batters in the 8th. T—2:06. A—24,875 (41,506).

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Rockies 6-9, Mets 5-4 NEW YORK — Troy Tulowitzki belted his major-leagueleading seventh homer during the second game of a doubleheader to help Colorado wrap up a four-game series sweep. Tulowitzki also homered in the opener before the Rockies’ bullpen held on in a wild ninth inning. First Game Colorado

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New York Dickey L,1-2 6 1-3 8 Parnell 2-3 1 Byrdak 1 1 Igarashi 1 0 WP—G.Reynolds. PB—Thole. T—3:23. A—0 (41,800). Second Game Colorado ab Fowler cf 5 Herrer 2b 5 CGnzlz lf 5 Tlwtzk ss 4 Wggntn 3b 4 Helton 1b 5 Splrghs rf 5 Iannett c 3 DeLRs p 3 MtRynl p 1 RBtncr p 0 FPauln p 0

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New York ab r h bi JosRys ss 5 0 1 2 Pagan cf 4 0 0 0 DWrght 3b 2 0 1 0 Beltran rf 4 0 0 0 I.Davis 1b 3 1 0 0 Hairstn lf 3 1 1 0 Harris ph-lf 1 0 0 0 Emaus 2b 4 1 1 0 Nickes c 2 1 1 2 Thole ph 1 0 0 0 Capuan p 1 0 0 0 TBchlz p 0 0 0 0 Hu ph 1 0 0 0 Igarash p 0 0 0 0 Isrnghs p 0 0 0 0 FRdrgz p 0 0 0 0 DnMrp ph 1 0 0 0 32 4 5 4 Totals 40 9 13 9 Totals Colorado 002 006 001 — 9 New York 020 200 000 — 4 E—Helton (1). LOB—Colorado 7, New York 6. 2B—Iannetta (3), D.Wright (5), Hairston (1), Nickeas (1). HR—Herrera (1), Tulowitzki (7). SB—C.Gonzalez (2), D.Wright (2). S—Capuano. IP H R ER BB SO Colorado De La Rosa W,2-0 6 2-3 5 4 4 4 7 Mat.Reynolds 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 R.Betancourt 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 F.Paulino 1 0 0 0 0 2 New York Capuano L,1-1 5 2-3 8 7 7 2 5 T.Buchholz 1-3 1 1 1 0 0 Igarashi 1 1 0 0 0 1 Isringhausen 1 0 0 0 0 2 F.Rodriguez 1 3 1 1 0 2 HBP—by Capuano (Wigginton). WP—De La Rosa, Igarashi. PB—Nickeas. T—3:16. A—25,758 (41,800). r 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0

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Marlins 6, Braves 5 ATLANTA — John Buck drove in the go-ahead run with a seventh-inning single to help Florida win its second straight road series. Florida

Atlanta ab r h bi ab r h bi Coghln cf 4 1 2 0 Prado lf 5 1 1 0 Infante 2b 5 0 1 0 McLoth cf 4 1 1 0 HRmrz ss 3 1 3 1 C.Jones 3b 4 1 1 1 Stanton rf 5 1 1 1 McCnn c 4 1 2 3 Hensly p 0 0 0 0 Uggla 2b 4 1 1 1 LNunez p 0 0 0 0 Heywrd rf 2 0 0 0 Morrsn lf 5 0 1 2 Kimrel p 0 0 0 0 GSnchz 1b 5 2 2 1 AlGnzlz ss 4 0 1 0 Dobbs 3b 3 0 0 0 Fremn 1b 3 0 1 0 Helms ph 1 0 1 0 Beachy p 2 0 0 0 MDunn p 0 0 0 0 Moylan p 0 0 0 0 Cousins rf 1 0 1 0 Conrad ph 1 0 0 0 J.Buck c 4 1 1 1 OFlhrt p 0 0 0 0 Nolasco p 1 0 0 0 Linernk p 0 0 0 0 Choate p 0 0 0 0 Venters p 0 0 0 0 Sanchs p 0 0 0 0 MaYng rf 1 0 0 0 DMrph ph-3b1 0 0 0 Totals 38 6 13 6 Totals 34 5 8 5 Florida 311 000 100 — 6 Atlanta 400 100 000 — 5 E—H.Ramirez (4), C.Jones (1). DP—Florida 2. LOB—Florida 11, Atlanta 5. 2B—Stanton (4), Morrison (5), Freeman (3). HR—G.Sanchez (1), McCann (2), Uggla (3). SB—Heyward (1). CS— Cousins (1). S—Nolasco 2. IP H R ER BB SO Florida Nolasco 5 6 5 5 1 4 Choate 0 1 0 0 0 0 Sanches W,2-0 1 0 0 0 2 1 M.Dunn H,2 1 1-3 0 0 0 0 2 Hensley H,4 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 L.Nunez S,4-4 1 1 0 0 0 0 Atlanta Beachy 5 1-3 7 5 5 4 8 Moylan 2-3 1 0 0 0 2 O’Flaherty L,0-1 1-3 3 1 1 0 0 Linebrink 2-3 0 0 0 0 1 Venters 1 1 0 0 0 2 Kimbrel 1 1 0 0 0 2 Choate pitched to 1 batter in the 6th. WP—Beachy, Venters 2. PB—McCann. T—3:09. A—16,495 (49,586).

Brewers 4, Pirates 1 PITTSBURGH — Randy Wolf had 10 strikeouts and allowed only three hits in 62⁄3 shutout innings to lead Milwaukee to its fourth straight win and seventh in eight games.


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Astros 1, Padres 0 HOUSTON — Bud Norris and the Houston bullpen combined on a three-hitter, and Michael Bourn singled home the only run for Houston. San Diego Houston ab r h bi ab r h bi Venale rf 4 0 0 0 Bourn cf 4 0 1 1 Headly 3b 2 0 1 0 AngSnc ss 4 0 0 0 OHudsn 2b 2 0 1 0 Pence rf 3 0 0 0 Ludwck lf 4 0 0 0 Ca.Lee lf 3 0 1 0 Grgrsn p 0 0 0 0 Bourgs pr-lf 0 0 0 0 Hundly c 4 0 0 0 Wallac 1b 3 0 1 0 Hawpe 1b 2 0 0 0 Hall 2b 4 0 0 0 Cantu ph-1b 2 0 0 0 MDwns 3b 3 0 2 0 Maybin cf 4 0 1 0 Quinter c 3 1 2 0 Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 Norris p 1 0 0 0 Mosely p 2 0 0 0 Abad p 0 0 0 0 EPtrsn ph-lf 0 0 0 0 Lyon p 0 0 0 0 Totals 29 0 3 0 Totals 28 1 7 1 San Diego 000 000 000 — 0 Houston 000 001 00x — 1 E—Quintero (1). DP—San Diego 2, Houston 1. LOB—San Diego 7, Houston 8. 2B—Wallace (2). SB—O.Hudson (6), E.Patterson (1), Bourn (5), Bourgeois (4). S—Norris. IP H R ER BB SO San Diego Moseley L,0-3 6 2-3 7 1 1 2 1 Luebke 1-3 0 0 0 0 1 Gregerson 1 0 0 0 2 0 Houston Norris W,1-1 6 2 0 0 3 7 Abad H,1 1-3 1 0 0 0 1 Melancon H,1 1 2-3 0 0 0 1 2 Lyon S,2-3 1 0 0 0 0 0 T—2:57. A—20,045 (40,963).

Cardinals 9, Dodgers 5 L O S A N G E L E S — Albert Pujols homered for the second time this season. St. Louis Los Angeles ab r h bi ab r h bi Theriot ss 5 0 2 1 Carroll ss 5 2 3 1 Rasms cf 5 2 2 0 Broxtn p 0 0 0 0 Pujols 1b 5 2 1 1 Blake 3b 5 0 1 0 Hollidy lf 5 2 3 3 Ethier rf 4 0 1 0 Brkmn rf 4 2 2 0 Kemp cf 5 2 3 2 Salas p 0 0 0 0 Uribe 2b-ss 4 0 1 1 Freese ph 1 0 1 0 Loney 1b 5 1 2 0 Frnkln p 0 0 0 0 Hffmnn lf 3 0 0 0 Schmkr 2b 5 0 1 0 Gwynn ph-lf0 0 0 0 YMolin c 4 0 2 2 A.Ellis c 4 0 0 0 Descals 3b 3 1 1 1 Kuroda p 1 0 0 0 JGarci p 2 0 0 0 MacDgl p 0 0 0 0 Craig ph 1 0 1 0 Paul ph 1 0 0 0 Jay ph-rf 1 0 0 0 Miles ph-2b 1 0 0 0 Totals 41 9 16 8 Totals 38 5 11 4 St. Louis 021 120 300 — 9 Los Angeles 101 100 011 — 5 E—Blake (2), Cormier (1). DP—Los Angeles 2. LOB—St. Louis 6, Los Angeles 10. 2B—Holliday 2 (2), Y.Molina (3), Blake (1), Uribe (3). 3B— Rasmus (2). HR—Pujols (2), Kemp (2). SB— Carroll (2), Kemp (8). SF—Descalso. IP H R ER BB SO St. Louis J.Garcia W,2-0 5 8 3 2 2 2 Boggs H,1 2 0 0 0 1 3 Salas 1 2 1 1 1 0 Franklin 1 1 1 1 0 0 Los Angeles Kuroda L,2-1 5 10 6 5 0 3 MacDougal 1 1 0 0 0 0 Cormier 2 4 3 1 0 0 Broxton 1 1 0 0 0 1 WP—Kuroda 3. PB—Y.Molina. T—3:04. A—34,288 (56,000).

SCOREBOARD American League East Division

New York Baltimore Toronto Tampa Bay Boston Central Division Cleveland Kansas City Chicago Detroit Minnesota West Division

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W L Pct GB Texas 9 3 .750 — Los Angeles 7 5 .583 2 1 Oakland 6 7 .462 3 ⁄2 1 Seattle 4 9 .308 5 ⁄2 Thursday’s Games Tampa Bay 4, Minnesota 3, 10 innings N.Y. Yankees 6, Baltimore 5, 10 innings Kansas City 5, Seattle 1, 8 innings Detroit 3, Oakland 0 Today’s Games Baltimore (Britton 2-0) at Cleveland (Masterson 2-0), 6:05 p.m. Texas (Harrison 2-0) at N.Y. Yankees (Nova 10), 6:05 p.m. Minnesota (Blackburn 1-1) at Tampa Bay (W.Davis 0-2), 6:10 p.m. Toronto (Cecil 0-1) at Boston (C.Buchholz 0-2), 6:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Weaver 3-0) at Chicago White Sox (Humber 1-0), 7:10 p.m. Seattle (Bedard 0-2) at Kansas City (Hochevar 1-1), 7:10 p.m. Detroit (Porcello 0-2) at Oakland (McCarthy 10), 9:05 p.m.

Philadelphia Florida Washington Atlanta New York Central Division Cincinnati Milwaukee Chicago St. Louis Pittsburgh Houston West Division

High School

JUNIOR VARSITY Thursday at Shawnee Mission South LAWRENCE 7, SM SOUTH 4 W — Sami Buffalomeat. LHS highlights: Kassidy Houston 2-for-3, BB.

LAWRENCE 17, SM SOUTH 0 W — Alex Carlson. LHS Highlights: Alexis Mountain 2-for-3, BB; Lillie Huckaby 2-for-2, 2 BBs. LHS record: 6-6. Next for LHS: Tuesday vs. SM East at Holcom. VARSITY Thursday at Bonner Springs Game 1: De Soto 12, Bonner Springs 3 Game 2: Postponed De Soto record: 9-0. Next: Today at Holton.

NBA Daily Playoff Glance

National League East Division

Today’s Games Florida (Vazquez 1-1) at Philadelphia (Oswalt 2-0), 6:05 p.m. Milwaukee (Narveson 1-0) at Washington (Gorzelanny 0-1), 6:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Morton 1-0) at Cincinnati (Arroyo 2-0), 6:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (D.Carrasco 0-0) at Atlanta (D.Lowe 1-2), 6:30 p.m. San Diego (Harang 2-0) at Houston (Happ 1-1), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Garza 0-1) at Colorado (Chacin 2-0), 7:40 p.m. San Francisco (Cain 1-0) at Arizona (D.Hudson 0-2), 8:40 p.m. St. Louis (Lohse 1-1) at L.A. Dodgers (Garland 0-0), 9:10 p.m.

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Pct .750 .583 .417 .385 .308

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L 4 5 6 7 7 9

Pct .667 .583 .500 .462 .417 .308

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GB — 4 1 4 ⁄2 41⁄2 5

Colorado San Francisco Los Angeles Arizona San Diego Thursday’s Games Colorado 6-9, N.Y. Mets 5-4 Milwaukee 4, Pittsburgh 1 Philadelphia 4, Washington 0 Florida 6, Atlanta 5 Houston 1, San Diego 0 St. Louis 9, L.A. Dodgers 5

FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Saturday Indiana at Chicago, noon Philadelphia at Miami, 2:30 p.m. Atlanta at Orlando, 6 p.m. Portland at Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Sunday Memphis at San Antonio, noon New Orleans at L.A. Lakers, 2:30 p.m. New York at Boston, 6 p.m. Denver at Oklahoma City, 8:30 p.m.

NHL Daily Playoff Glance

FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Wednesday Detroit 4, Phoenix 2, Detroit leads series 1-0 Pittsburgh 3, Tampa Bay 0, Pittsburgh leads series 1-0 Washington 2, N.Y. Rangers 1, OT, Washington leads series 1-0 Vancouver 2, Chicago 0, Vancouver leads series 1-0 Nashville 4, Anaheim 1, Nashville leads series 1-0

Thursday Montreal 2, Boston 0, Montreal leads series 1-0 Buffalo 1, Philadelphia 0, Buffalo leads series 1-0 San Jose 3, Los Angeles 2, OT, San Jose leads series 1-0 Today Tampa Bay at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Washington, 6:30 p.m. Chicago at Vancouver, 9 p.m. Nashville at Anaheim, 9:30 p.m.


Thursday’s Game Portland 4, Chicago 2

BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS—Optioned RHP Frank Herrmann to Columbus (IL). DETROIT TIGERS—Recalled RHP Al Alburquerque from Toledo (IL). Optioned RHP Robbie Weinhardt to Toledo. KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Placed RHP Robinson Tejeda on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Blake Wood from Omaha (PCL). MINNESOTA TWINS—Placed C Joe Mauer on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 13. Select the contract of C Steve Holm from Rochester (IL). National League COLORADO ROCKIES—Optioned RHP Greg Reynolds to Colorado Springs (PCL). Selected the contract of RHP Alan Johnson from Colorado Springs. Transferred RHP Aaron Cook from the 15- to the 60-day DL. BASKETBALL Women’s National Basketball Association MINNESOTA LYNX—Signed F Maya Moore. HOCKEY National Hockey League CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS—Recalled F Rob Klinkhammer, F Jeremy Morin, F Brandon Pirri, D Brian Connelly, D Shawn Lalonde, D Ryan Stanton and G Alec Richards from Rockford (AHL). COLLEGE GEORGETOWN—Named Adrian Walters women’s assistant basketball coach. KANSAS—Announced freshman G Josh Selby has declared for the NBA draft. UTSA—Named Missy Strasburg women’s assistant soccer coach.

Texas Open

Thursday At TPC San Antonio San Antonio Purse: $6.2 million Yardage: 7,435; Par: 72 (36-36) First Round J.J. Henry Stewart Cink Charley Hoffman Jhonattan Vegas Vaughn Taylor Kevin Chappell Adam Scott

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Rays 4, Twins 3, 10 innings ST . P ETERSBURG , F LA . — Johnny Damon hit a two-run homer with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning, giving Tampa Bay a victory over the Twins on Thursday night. Carl Pavano pitched eight shutout innings for the Twins, but was denied the victory when closer Joe Nathan gave up a two-run double to Matt Joyce in the ninth. Minnesota regained the lead in the 10th on Danny Valencia’s RBI single off Kyle Farnsworth (0-1). Minnesota Tampa Bay ab r h bi ab r h bi Span cf 5 0 1 0 Fuld lf 5 1 2 0 Cuddyr 2b-rf 5 0 1 0 Damon dh 5 1 1 2 Mornea 1b 5 1 2 0 BUpton cf 3 0 0 0 Thome dh 5 1 2 0 FLopez 3b 4 1 1 0 DYong lf 3 0 0 1 Zobrist 2b 3 1 0 0 Kubel rf 4 0 1 0 Joyce rf 4 0 3 2 Tolbert ss 1 1 1 0 DJhnsn 1b 3 0 1 0 Valenci 3b 4 0 3 1 Jaso c 4 0 0 0 Butera c 5 0 1 1 Brignc ss 4 0 0 0 ACasill ss 3 0 0 0 LHughs ph-2b1 0 0 0 Totals 41 3 12 3 Totals 35 4 8 4 Minnesota 000 002 000 1 — 3 Tampa Bay 000 000 002 2 — 4 One out when winning run scored. E—Brignac (2). LOB—Minnesota 11, Tampa Bay 6. 2B—Span (2), Cuddyer (1), Morneau (5), Kubel (4), F.Lopez (2), Joyce (3). HR—Damon (3). SB—Fuld (7). SF—D.Young. IP H R ER BB SO Minnesota Pavano 8 4 0 0 2 7 Nathan BS,1-4 1 2 2 2 1 0 Capps L,1-1 BS,1-1 1-3 2 2 2 0 0 Tampa Bay Shields 7 9 2 2 2 4 McGee 1-3 1 0 0 0 0 J.Cruz 2-3 0 0 0 0 1 C.Ramos 1 1-3 0 0 0 0 1 Farnsworth W,1-0 2-3 2 1 0 0 0 WP—Shields. PB—Jaso. T—3:02. A—10,042 (34,078).

Yankees 6, Orioles 5, 10 innings NEW YORK — Nick Swisher hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and New York rallied from a five-run deficit to beat

Baltimore and sweep the rain- relievers combined on a three-hitter, and Ryan Raburn shortened series. hit a two-out RBI double in Baltimore New York the seventh to break a scoreab r h bi ab r h bi BRorts 2b 5 0 1 0 Gardnr lf 5 1 0 0 less tie. Markks rf 5 2 3 3 Jeter ss 5 1 1 0 Ramon Santiago had two D.Lee 1b 5 0 1 0 Teixeir 1b 4 1 1 1 Guerrr dh 5 0 2 1 AlRdrg 3b 3 1 3 1 hits and drove in a run on a Scott lf 3 1 1 0 Cano 2b 5 0 2 1 Pie pr-lf 0 0 0 0 Swisher rf 3 1 0 1 sacrifice fly in the eighth

AdJons cf 4 0 1 0 Posada dh 4 1 1 1 MrRynl 3b 3 0 0 1 Grndrs cf 4 0 2 0 Wieters c 4 0 0 0 Martin c 4 0 1 1 CIzturs ss 4 2 2 0 Totals 38 5 11 5 Totals 37 6 11 6 Baltimore 002 120 000 0 — 5 New York 000 012 101 1 — 6 Two outs when winning run scored. E—Martin (2). DP—Baltimore 1, New York 1. LOB—Baltimore 5, New York 7. 2B—Markakis (2), Scott (2), Teixeira (1), Al.Rodriguez 2 (4), Cano (6), Granderson 2 (3). HR—Markakis (2), Posada (5). SF—Mar.Reynolds, Al.Rodriguez, Swisher. IP H R ER BB SO Baltimore Arrieta 6 5 3 3 1 2 Berken H,2 1 1 1 1 1 2 Ji.Johnson H,2 1 2 0 0 0 1 Gregg BS,1-2 1 2 1 1 0 2 M.Gonzalez L,0-1 2-3 1 1 1 1 0 New York P.Hughes 4 1-3 7 5 5 0 2 Colon 3 3 0 0 1 3 Chamberlain 1 2-3 0 0 0 0 2 M.Rivera W,1-0 1 1 0 0 0 0 T—3:14. A—40,517 (50,291).

Tigers 3, Athletics 0 OAKLAND CALIF . — Detroit left-hander Phil Coke and two


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Sat., Apr. 16, 2011, 10AM 1887 N. 200 Road Baldwin City, KS Dennis Ptomey, owner Branden Otto, Auctioneer 785-883-4263 AMERICAN ART POTTERY AUCTION Sat., Apr. 16th, 2011, 10AM 529 West Lone Jack - Lee’s Summit Rd. Lone Jack, Missouri Dirk Soulis Auctions 816-697-3830 ESTATE AUCTION Sat., Apr. 16, 2011- 10 AM 1222 N. 1000 Road Lawrence, KS 66047 Don Carbaugh Estate D & L Auctions 785-749-1513, 785-766-5630 ESTATE AUCTION Sun., Apr. 17, 2011, 10:30AM 1301 E. 2000 Road Eudora, KS Ben Phillips & Associates 913-927-8570 913-727-6622 STORAGE UNIT AUCTION Sat., April 23 - 10AM 3620 Thomas Court Lawrence, KS Professional Moving & Storage Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851 AUCTION Sat., April 23rd, 9:30AM 2206 E 23rd Street Lawrence, KS 66047

Paxton Auction Service

785-331-3131 785-979-6758

MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE Detailer Part-time detailer needed 24 - 35 hrs. per week including Saturdays. We will work with your class schedule. Must be at least 18 yrs. old to apply. You need a clean driving record and must be able to pass a drug screen. Call Connie 785-843-7700 Experienced Collision Repair Techs Needed I-CAR and ASE preferred. Great earnings potential! Competitive pay Additional benefits Call John 785-843-7700 Drug-Free Workplace Equal Opportunity Employer Established European Auto Repair facility looking for full time Import Auto Tech. or Apprentice. Starting salary based upon experience. Apply in person to Red Ink Racing Ltd., 728 N 2nd St, Lawrence, KS M-F 10-5.



Service Technicians

needed for working on Toyotas & Volkswagons Must be ASE Certified

Maintenance Technicians Courtesy Car Driver

Professional Comfort Care Now seeking CNAs & HHAs. Certified and valid Driver’s license. Call 785-832-8260

30 hrs./wk., Mon. - Fri. Downtown Loft Apts. Lease-up new construction. Must have clean driving record and pass drug screening. Email resumes: or Fax to: 785-830-9011

Auction Calendar

Crown Toyota/Volkswagen

Business Opportunity

* Water & trash paid.

1BRs starting at $400/mo. 2BRs, 1 bath, $495/mo. CALL TODAY 785-843-1116 (Mon. - Fri.)


AdministrativeProfessional Certified Real Estate Appraisers. Established multi-state firm Seeks Residential and Commercial Appraisers Employee opportunities available w/benefits Email resume’ and sample report to: Clerical City of Eudora is accepting applications for a full time clerical position. Hourly range $12.50 $13.50 based on experience. Job requirements: Microsoft office proficient, detailed oriented, good customer service skills, and 3 years experience working with the public. Valid Kansas Drivers License is required. Applications accepted until April 25, 2011. Apply at the Eudora City Office 4 E. 7th Street, Eudora, KS, 66025.

Executive Director

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STOP RENTING NOW! Lease option to buy. Rent to own. No Money Down. No Credit Check. Homes available in your area. CALL NOW 1-877-395-1317

Call Carl Windle or Tom Turner at 785-843-7700 or apply in person at: 3400 S. Iowa St., Lawrence Drug-Free Workplace Equal Opportunity Employer

Computer-IT Jr. Order Processing Assistant

Strong knowledge in current computer technology,very detail oriented and organized, good communication & people skills,professional demeanor. Resume to,

Jr. Technical Assistant, familiar with Windows 7 64-bit and software applications. Build, test, troubleshoot hardware, good writing skills. Email resume to

Construction Asbestos Abatement Workers Needed.

Kansas Head Start Association 40 hours of training will Outstanding leadership be provided. opportunity with a 14 yr. Contact Laborers’ Local old not-for-profit organi1290 for an application. zation based in Lawrence. 785-321-1290 For more information and to apply, visit: Construction, Lawn/ Land/EDBrochureTrifold.pdf scape Laborer. Requirements: valid driver license, Executive Director of reliable transportation. ExDouglas County Senior perience preferred. Must Services, Inc. provides be able to complete a satoverall strategic and op- isfactory drug screen, and erational leadership for background check - crimiagency serving Seniors nal & motor vehicle. No phone calls. Apply in perin Douglas County. Complete job description son at Mallard Homes, Inc. 411 N. Iowa. Applications http://www.dgcosenior taken Mon.-Fri., 9AM- 12PM To apply, provide cover letter, resume and three GUTTER INSTALLER references to PO Box Local Company has full 1597, Lawrence, Kansas time permanent position. 66044. Application deadExperienced preferred. line: 5/09/11. (785) 841-3491

Customer Service

Career Training

Wind Turbine Technician

Great Earnings Potential! Competitive pay Additional benefits

Graphic & Web Designer

(Program Assistant) KU Lied Center Full time, Salary range $39,000 - $42,000. Bachelors degree or equivalent education and/or experience. First review date Tues., April 26, 2011 To apply go to position 00206137 EO/AA employer

AgricultureFarming APPLIED ECOLOGICAL SERVICES and KAW RIVER RESTORATION NURSERIES have TWO full-time, limited -term positions avail. in the Baldwin, KS, location. Openings: NURSERY ASSISTANT and RESTORATION FIELD CREW MEMBER Candidates must be able to interview in person, meet physical requirements of the job, pass pre-employment screening, &, once hired, obtain job-related certifications. See our website for more info and application instructions: AES/KRRN is an equal opportunity employer

Between High School and College? Over 18? Drop that entry level position. Earn what you’re worth!!! Travel w/ Young Successful Business Group. Paid Training. Transportation, Lodging Provided. 1-877-646-5050. THE JOB FOR YOU! $500 Sign-on-bonus. Travel the US with our young minded enthusiastic business group. Cash and bonuses daily. Call Andrew 888-301-0019 today

DriversTransportation “You got the drive, We have the Direction” OTR Drivers APU Equipped Pre-Pass EZ-pass Pets/passenger policy. Newer equipment. 100% NO touch. 1-800-528-7825

DriversTransportation Driver- Recession Proof Refrigerated Freight. Plenty of miles. Need refresher? Free tuition at FFE. $1000 Sign-on. Pet & Rider policy. CO & O/O’s. 855-356-7126 Drivers- Flatbed & Reefer Average $1.12 to $1.24/mile (+fuel surcharge) Paid CDL Training Available & Benefits! Call Prime Inc. Today! 800-277-0212 or

General 10 HARD WORKERS NEEDED NOW! Immediate Full Time Openings! 40 Hours a Week Guaranteed! Weekly Pay! 785-841-0755


18-25 OPENINGS AVAILABLE NOW Positions required, No exp. Training provided, Paid vacation AVAILABLE IN ALL Depts. • Customer Service • Apprentice/Trainee • Set Up/Display • Management $395-$695 wkly start pay 785-856-1243 Between High School and College? Over 18? Drop that entry level position. Earn what you’re worth!!! Travel w/Successful Young Business Group. Paid Training. Transportation, Lodging Provided. 1-877-646-5050. International Fellowship seeking volunteer host families for Foreign Exchange Students arriving August 2011. Or EARN extra cash as an Area Rep! 800-647-8839

Personal Care Attendant for young women in Lawrence. 20-25 hrs plus 2 overnights per wk. Call 785-266-5307 or fax resume 785-271-8299

Property Manager 30 hrs./wk., Mon. - Fri. Downtown Loft Apts. Lease-up new construction. Must have clean driving record and pass drug screening. Email resumes: or Fax to: 785-830-9011 Senior Regulatory Analyst ITC Great Plains Topeka, KS Preferred candidates will have: Bachelors degree, 5 yrs as a Regulatory Analyst or similar role and utility regulatory experience. For more information and to apply please visit our website at:

Hotel-Restaurant Short Order Cook for privately owned small restaurant FT breakfast and lunch must be experienced & reliable.

Landscaping & Lawn Mowers Needed

Commercial Crew - Pay based on experience. Apply: 601 N Iowa, Lawrence


Part-Time Part-Time Seasonal Leasing Associate

for a busy apartment complex. Must be organized, punctual, energetic, & willing to work evenings and weekends. Reliable transportation is required. Apply in Person at: 1501 George Williams Way Lawrence, KS 66047

Sales-Marketing ATTN SALES REPS: Inc.500 Co CPAY ( is now hiring Sales Partners in area. Commissions paid daily, plus bonuses and residual income. Sell Visa and MasterCard services to businesses. Proven and accomplished company with career opportunities. Call 1-800-213-3350

JOB FAIRS *Tuesday, April 19th 1pm - 7pm Hampton Inn - Shawnee 16555 Midland Drive Shawnee KS 66217 *Wednesday, April 20th 1pm - 7pm Lawrence Holiday Inn 200 McDonald Drive Lawrence KS 66044 *Route Sales Positions!

Sales Representative Grow Your Relationships-Grow the Business-Topeka and Lawrence, KS. Currently we are seeking a professional Sales Representative with a background in office solutions and IT. Benefits package, salary plus commission. Submit resume & salary requirements to

- RN position

Apply online at careers Call 785-749-4200 for additional information. 4851 Harvard Lawrence, KS 66049 EOE

2BR — 1214 Tennessee. In 4plex. 1 bath, DW, CA. $450 / mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR, upper in 4-plex, 1745 Tennessee. $485/mo. Has DW. Quiet & clean. No pets. Avail. now. 785-218-3616

3BR - 1010 Alma, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, 2 car garage, 1 pet ok. $825/mo. 785-841-5797

Apartments Furnished

3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st floor, 1 bath. Avail. Aug. No pets. $680/mo. 785-841-5797

3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, Lawrence Suitel - Special W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet Rate: $200 per week. Tax, ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 utilities, & cable included. 3BR, 1 bath. 831 Tennessee. No pets. 785-856-4645 Newly remodeled. CA, DW, Microwave, W/D, & deck. Virginia Inn $1,260/mo. 785-842-7644 Rooms by week. All utils. & cable paid. 785-843-6611

Apartments Unfurnished 1, 2 & 3BR Apartments on KU Campus - Avail. August Briarstone Apartments 1008 Emery Rd., Lawrence

3BR, study, appls. in lovely home. 1028 Ohio, near KU/ downtown. $1,350/mo. Low utils., parking. 785-979-6830


2BR & 3BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, laundry. Close to KU. $595 - $800/mo. Avail. August. Call 785-842-7644

1, 2 & 3BRs, 1241 Tennessee, near KU, W/D, No pets. Yr. lease. Some utilities paid. Avail. Aug. 1. 913-208-1840

3BR — 2325 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, W/D hookup, DW, FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $850/mo. Call 785-841-5797

1, 2, & 3 Bedrooms

1 & 2 BRs from $390/mo. Call MPM for more details at 785-841-4935

Ad Astra Apartments


Clubhouse lounge, gym, garages avail., W/D, walk in closets, and 1 pet okay. 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence

Applecroft Apts.

1BR, downtown S. Park location, 1021 Rhode Island, W/D, DW, low utils., off-st. parking, quiet. For June & Aug. $525/mo. 785-331-6064

19th & Iowa, Lawrence

1/2 Off August Rent

Studios, 1 & 2 Bedrooms Gas, Water & Trash Paid


Bob Billings & Crestline

Every Friday 4pm-6pm

785-842-4200 Studio, 1, 2 & 3BRs available for May/June 3BR townhomes available June Leasing for August 2011

Fall Special: ½ Off Aug.

See Current Availability, Photos & Floor plans on Our Website

Free food, drinks & prizes! Move-In Today $595 -2BRs! 1, 2, 3BRs, gym, pool, washer/dryer in apt.

Highpointe Apartments

785-841-8468 - 2001 W 6th St.

3 GREAT Locations Village Square Stonecrest Hanover

Cedarwood Apts 2411 Cedarwood Ave. Beautiful & Spacious

* Near campus, bus stop * Laundries on site * Near stores, restaurants

* Water & trash paid.

1BRs starting at $400/mo. 2BRs, 1 bath, $495/mo. CALL TODAY 785-843-1116 (Mon. - Fri.)

Chase Court Apts. 1 & 2 Bedrooms

Campus Location, W/D, Pool, Gym, Small Pet OK 1/2 Off August Rent & Security Deposit Special! 785-843-8220


Louisiana Place Apts

1136 Louisiana St. Spacious 2BR Available 900 sq. ft., $610/month

Look & Lease Today! 785-841-1155

Great Locations! Great Prices! 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms

Leasing for Summer & Fall

785-838-3377, 785-841-3339


Newer 1 & 2 BRs West Side location Starting at $475 (785) 841-4935

MUST SEE! BRAND NEW! The ONLY Energy Star Rated, All Electric Apts. in Lawrence! Excellent Location 6th & Frontier Spacious 1 & 2 BRs Featuring:

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Studios & 1BRs - Half Block to KU. Some utilities paid. Laundry, off-street parking. Call 785-842-7644

Apartments Unfurnished

• Private balcony, patio, or sunroom • Walk in closets • All Appls./Washer/Dryer • Ceramic tile floors • Granite countertops • Single car garages • Elevators to all floors • 24 hour emergency maintenance Clubhouse, fitness center, and pool coming soon. Contact Tuckaway Mgmt. 785-841-3339

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1, 2, & 3BR Luxury Apts. 1/2 Off August Rent & Deposit Specials!



Walk-in closets, W/D, DW, fitness center, pool, more 700 Comet Ln. 785-832-8805


Check out our NEW kitchens!

• Pet Friendly • Lg. closets - lg. kitchens • Huge private balconies • Swimming pool • W/D or hookups in some • Studios - 1BR - 2BR - 3BR

Mention this Ad for $50 OFF 1st month rental

785-842-3040 Shawnee Mission Ford, Inc is looking for an experienced, knowledgeable, persuasive, energetic, outgoing, career-minded, hungry self starter with the ability to work well with others, competitive pay plan, competitive benefits package, immediate positions available. Call between 10:00 am 2:00 pm Monday thru Saturday. Ask for John Heeter or Nick Rocha. (913) 631-0000

MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST / Manager fulltime, Chase County Community Hos- Schools-Instruction pital, Imperial, Nebraska. MT and ASCP certification required. Supervisory ex- AIRLINES ARE HIRING perience preferred. Train for high paying Aviation Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified - Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation PIONEER RIDGE Institute of Maintenance. 888-248-7449 ASSISTED LIVING

Resident Care Coordinator

Apartments Unfurnished

Part time Limo Driver 3BR - 1000 Alma, 2 Story, 2 wanted. Fill out application bath, DW, microwave, W/D hookup, CA, 2 car, 1 pet ok. at: 601 N Iowa, Lawrence, KS $815/mo. Call 785-841-5797



Hetrick Air Services

at the Lawrence Municipal Airport is seeking a full-time lineman and/or A&P mechanic. Duties include but not limited to fueling and parking aircraft, fuel truck maintenance & aircraft maintenance assistance. Hours are 7:30-4:00 M-F. Apply at Hetrick Air Services, Lawrence Municipal Airport.

Maximum Fitness & Wellness is looking for Front Desk Management. Candidate Should possess some supervisory exp. Please Laura 614-370-1004

Demonstrators Wanted Immediately! Work is ongoing and Part Time. Visit or call 1-888-228-4028

General dental practice looking for full time, experienced chair side assistant to join our team. Must be organized, dependable, & computer literate. Great benefits including 401K, insurance, health club membership, 3 day weekends plus a great staff to work with. Call Dr. Keith Jones 785-841-0233

Trade Skills

ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical *Business *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job Placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 888-220-3977



1BR - $660, 2BR - $725, 3BR$900. Water, Trash, Sewer, & Basic Cable Included. 6 Month leases available. fox_runapartments@

Parkway Terrace 2340 Murphy Drive

GREAT Location! GREAT Rates for Fall!

Lease Today!

Large 1 & 2 Bedroom Apts.




Remington Square 785-856-7788

1BR/loft style - $495/mo.

Pool - Fitness Center - On-Site Laundry - Water & Trash Pd.



Also, Check out our Luxury 1-5BR Apts. & Town Homes! Garages - Pool - Fitness Center Ironwood Court Apts. Park West Gardens Apts. Park West Town Homes


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2BR — 2406 Alabama, bldg. 10, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, $730. No pets. 785-841-5797

2BR — 2406 Alabama, in 4plex. 2 story, 1½ bath, CA, Professional Comfort Care DW, W/D hookup. $550 per Now seeking CNAs & HHAs. mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 Certified and valid Driver’s CLASS A DRIVERS 2BR for Aug. leases. Next to Roberts&Dybdahl, a Gard- license. Call 785-832-8260 KU, Jayhawk Apts. 1130 W. ner, KS, wholesale lumber Retail 11th St. No pets. $575 company is looking for Hotel-Restaurant $600/mo. Call 785-556-0713 experienced Class A ComShort Order Cook for primercial Drivers. Home Milton’s Coffee vately owned small resmost nights, competitive Now hiring Large 2BR open now, close taurant FT breakfast and pay, paid vacation & sick, Breakfast Cooks to downtown Lawrence. lunch must be experiholiday, and 401K. Apply within, ask for Alan $630/mo. Water & gas pd. enced & reliable. For all inquiries, at 920 Mass. Lawrence 905 Avalon 785-841-1155 call Erik at 913-780-4930

Mediacom is seeking a full and part-time Customer Service Representative for the Baldwin City, KS office. Responsibilities will include selling cable and internet services, troubleshooting routine problems, and answering billing questions etc. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, the ability to communicate effectively, and computer literate in various computer programs to include 10-key operations. A drug test and background check will be required of successful applicant. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Apply at MEDIACOM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Now Leasing for June 1st & Aug. 1st


* Luxurious Apt. Villas * 1BR, 1 bath, 870 sq. ft. * Fully Equipped * Granite countertops * 1 car covered parking

430 Eisenhower Drive Showing by Appt. Call 785-842-1524 www.mallardproperties

Regents Court 19th & Mass

Furnished 3 & 4BR Apts August 2011 W/D included


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Itch to Move? Stop By& See What We Have to Offer. LAUREL GLEN APTS 2 & 3BR units

w/electric only, no gas some with W/D included

Call 785-838-9559

Income restrictions apply Sm. Dog Welcome EOH

VILLA 26 APTS. Fall Leasing for

1 & 2 Bedrooms plus 2 & 3BR townhomes

& 3BR Avail. Now.

Move-in Specials!

Quiet, great location on KU bus route, no pets, W/D in all units. 785-842-5227

Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $1,100 - $1,150/mo. Brighton Circle 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,650 sq. ft., $995/mo.

Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

1BR duplex near E. K-10 access. Stove, refrig., off-st. parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ mo. No pets. 785-841-4677

Apartments & Townhomes

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

2, 3 & 4BRs, up to 1,500 sq.ft. from $540 - $920/month

2BR remodeled duplex. 2119 Pikes Peek, Lawrence. AC, 2 bath, DW, W/D hookup. No pets. $765/mo. 785-842-7644 3BR at 1624 Tennessee St., Lawrence. Has W/D, DW, & wood floors, $930/month. Call 785-393-6443


Available Now


Mon.- Fri., 11AM - 5PM

Houses 3 Bedroom 2 Bath 3 Car with opener fenced yard 2526 Lazy Brook Rent $1,100 per month 785-842-3911

2BR, 1 bath, 2100 Haskell. Some with study. $550 $650/mo. Available June & August. Call 785-842-7644

3BR, 2 bath, laundry rm., 2 car, privacy fenced back yard, Deerfield school. $1,600/mo. 785-423-4228

2BR - Great for KC Commuters! Like new w/appealing open plan, shady private patio, W/D hookups, $585. Inside cat? 785-841-4201

4BR, new, NW, executive 2 story home. 2,400 sq. ft., 4 bath, 2 car, finished bsmt. $1,900/mo. 785-423-5828 5BR, 2 bath, close to KU, CA, DW, W/D, fenced back yard, pets ok. $1,200/mo. Avail. Aug. 785-766-7589

FALL Leasing Now & 1 Unit is Avail. Now! 2BR, 2 bath, all elect., W/D, lots of cabinet space, & cathedral ceiling with skylight . Water & trash paid.

Move In Special: $750/mo. Pets ok.



625 Folks Rd., 785-832-8200 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car garage.

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Now Leasing for June 1st & Aug. 1st 3 & 4 Bedroom single family homes at Lake Pointe Villas


Now Leasing for June 1st & Aug. 1st 3 & 4 Bedroom single family homes on W. 22nd Ct., Lawrence

2,200 - 2,600 sq. ft. Some are brand new houses. 2.5 baths, 2 & 3 car garages. Close to Clinton Lake, K-10, & turnpike. Pets ok with pet deposit. Development has pool.




3BR, 1989, 14 x 80, 1 bath. $8,900. $225/mo. Gaslight Village. 785-727-9764



on Clinton Pkwy.

3BR, 2 bath, $820-$840 2BR, 1 bath, $750/mo.

Area Open Houses Open Apr. 16, 11AM-2PM 400 Terri Ct., Lawrence


Building Materials

Manufactured Homes


108 Woodmoor Court Leavenworth, KS


Frame: Queen Size Wood Bed Frame Originally Purchased From Danish Inspirations approx. 2002 $100. 785-841-3419 Hide-a-bed: Nice, no tears, $45. Call after 4PM: 785856-0175 or 785-832-1049.

Mattress Sets: Factory rejects, new in plastic. Save up to 70%. All sizes. EASY TO OWN A NEW 785-766-6431 Doublewide or singlewide. Our home, your Oak TV Cabinet. 60”H X land, and $0 deposit. It’s 24”D X 38”W; pull out Easy. Ask how?? swivel for up to 27” TV, upper shelf for DVD/VCR, pull 800-375-3115 out drawer for DVDs/VCRs. $75. call 785-840-0282 LANDOWNERS HOTLINE $500 and a Deed is What S ofa. Brown with 2 pillows. You Need to Purchase Good condition. $85. Call New Modular Home. 785-393-7772 FREE Furniture Pkg for limited time! 316-425-7940

Mobile Homes OWNER WILL FINANCE 2BR, 2 bath, FPL, wetbar, CH/CA, garden tub, Move in ready 816-830-2152 OWNER WILL FINANCE 3BR, 2 bath, CH/CA. Clean Move in ready - Lawrence Call 816-830-2152


11 & 14 Acre bldg. sites, Lake Perry. Utils., old barn, wooded, deer &wildlife. No down payment. Repo, assume owner financing from $343/mo. 785-554-9663

10 Acres SE of Baldwin. Lots of trees, tall grass, small stream, & lots of wildlife. Electric & water included. $85,000. Call 785-979-7812

10-40 Acres, K-4 Hwy near 3BRs avail. now for females Nortonville. Repo. Assume in 4BR townhome. No pets/ owner financing. No down smoking. $350/BR per mo. payment. From $257 per Share utils. 785-727-0025 month. Call 785-554-9663

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BANK ORDERED SALE! Table Rock Lake. Missouri Health & Beauty Lake Lot w/Deeded Slip 3BR nice duplex, 1 bath, 1 $27,900 Call Bedside Commode: Clean car, lg. yard (not fenced), 1-800-525-3140 now! and excellent condition, new appls. $650/mo. Avail. $30. 785-393-2599 April 15th. 785-594-4864

Baldwin City

BRAND NEW TOWNHOMES AT IRONWOOD * 3BR & 4BR, 2 LR * 2-Car Garage * Kitchen Appls., W/D * Daylight/Walkout Bsmt. * Granite Countertops Showing By Appt.

Call 785-842-1524 www.mallardproperties

Pampas Grass: 2-3 Gallon size, $8 each (10 available). 785-841-8946

Eudora Studios - 3 BRs Only $300 Deposit & FREE Rent

W/D in Units, Pet Friendly!

Greenway Apartments 1516 Greenway, Eudora 785-542-2237

Fish tank, stand & fish: 52 inch fish tank & stand with several fish (including Mickey Mouse Platys, Cardinal Tetras, Zebra Daniels), rocks. Everything for $150. call 785-331-6111

Music-Stereo Chickering Grand Piano, mahogany, like new, Will sacrifice price asking $6000. Also, Oak china cabinet, like new, asking $350. 913-620-8451

BIG BEAUTIFUL ARIZONA LAND $99/mo. $0 down, $0 interest, Golf Course, Nat’l Parks. 1 hour from Tucson Int’l Airport Guaranteed Financing, No Credit Checks. Pre-recorded msg. 1-800-631-8164 Code 4001

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Dual Garage Sale 2821 & 2825 Atchison Ave. Sat. 8am-3pm. 2 blocks west of Lawrence Ave. between 28th and 29th. Furniture (Sofa, Tables, Shelves, Bar Stools, Dresser w/ mirror), Computer stuff, Auto ramps & jack stands, Lawn & Garden, Reel mower, much misc.

Garage Sale

221 W 22nd St. Friday 4 PM to 7 PM and Saturday 7:30 AM to Noon.

FURNITURE: Bar Height Dining Table with two chairs off-white, Dining Room Set with 6 chairs w/two leaves, glass top wooden coffee table with storage, Misc. chairs. Large Rugs One hemp: Burgundy tones, One Blue, other small rugs BEDDING: Queen Sized Comforter sets 1 blue/brown and 1 green tones, pillows HOUSEHOLD ITEMS: Picture frames, plastic storage tubs, lamps, metal shoe rack, curtains (red, black beige and more), trash cans stainless steel CLOTHING: Patagonia men’s shirts large, some womens clothing small size, Vera Wang brown boots size 8, size 7 black boots both worn once ANTIQUES: (1962) Barbie house and car, microscope BICYCLE: Trek 2100 small carbon frame road bike cobalt blue/black MISC ITEMS: Computer, Camera Equipment Cannon F1 cameras, lenses, accessories, Nature Mill in house composter, numerous plastic archive photo and slide holders for three ring notebooks, etc

GARAGE SALE 541 Arrowhead Drive Saturday 7:00 AM -12:00 PM

Couch, loveseat, rocker recliner, TV, vacuum, Treadmill for sale. Pro-form Kitchen items, Teacher Crosswalk 480 treadmill/ stuff, Nintendo DS, Men exerciser. Like new. $300 & Women clothing & or best offer. 785-979-1537 shoes Girl clothing & shoes 4T- 8 Boy clothing & shoes 0-24 months TV-Video Toys Lots of misc. DIRECTV DEALS! FREE Movie Channels for 3 mos starting at $29.99 for 24 mos -210+ Channels+FREE DIRECTV CINEMA plus, Free Installation! Limited time only. New Cust only. 1-866-528-5002 promo code 34933

ANNUAL ANTIQUES & JUNK GARAGE SALE 500 Louisiana Saturday April 16th 8 am to Noon

Group of women selling stuff such as antique furniture, dishes and pottery including Fiestaware, textiles including quilts and many other useful items. Our motto: Buy high, sell low.

ANNUAL GARAGE/ SAMPLE SALE 2301 Atchison Ave. Fri. 15th 7:30-3:00 Sat. 16th 7:30-? Toys, Gift items, 20” stunt bike, books, games, gift wrap, house hold items, some funiture, and clothing.

Bake Sale Redeemer Lutheran Church 2700 Lawrence Ave Saturday April 16 8AM-Noon Homemade pies, cakes, cookies, Pastor Bob’s bread and seasonal crafts. Benefit Garage Sale

April 16th 6am to 2pm Immanual Church Church

2104 Bob Billings Parkway

Sporting goods, housegoods, holiday Gas Grill. Weber gas grill, hold older but works fine. $75. items, home decor, and children items Call 785-312-7277. Ladder: 24’ Louisville Aluminum Extension Ladder, $75. 785-841-3419




3BR, very nice area near KU. 2 Bath, W/D, 2 car w/ remote, lawn care. $975/mo. No smoking. 785-393-3862


Lawn & Garden Tools: For sale -Pitch forks, shovels, sledge hammer, $15 each. Pick, post hole digger, $20 each. Tree saw, corn knife, $10 each. 816-377-8928

OPEN Sun., 4/17, 2-4pm Toilets - 2 Toilets with tanks and seats for sale. 823 Arkansas, Lawrence White, excellent condition. By owner, 2BR home walk$45 each. Call 913-724-2147 ing distance to KU & Mass or 913-748-7299 St. New kitchen & bath, garage, fenced in back yard. $124,000. Stop by or Clothing call for appt. 785-313-4752 Lawrence Prom or Bridesmaid Dresses (2). Navy blue silk, Lawrence sizes 6 and 10. Sophisticated style, floor-length. 3BR Larkspur Court town Never worn, tags still on. home, by owner. $149,500. Cost $100 each. Selling for Near K-10/Wakarusa. FP, 2 $20 each. 785-749-2709. Bath, wood floors/carpet, 2 car, main floor master BR/ Women’s Clothes: 15 APRIL 16th. laundry, wood fence, patio, Women’s Sag Harbor Al4208 Trail Road home maint. 785-224-5701 fred Dinner dress jackets. Size 22-24, all colors, $20. 7 AM to NOON 3BR rancher, full bsmt., Call 785-842-2765 after 5. many updates, all appls. Interesting variety of old $139,000. 1601 W. 27th St. and new, highlights inCheck info folders in Front Floor Coverings clude a NEW Whirlpool Yard. To view: 785-312-7988 Accuback stainless steel 3BR, 1 bath, 1632 W. 20th Beige Carpet: With rust & double oven, mid 1970’s brown speckles slightly Terr. Refinished hard wood pinball machine in great floors, New: kitchen coun- used. 3 pieces slightly over working order, oak hutch ters, cabinets, floor; bath 10ft.x10ft. $60 for all. Call topper for desk, antique rm. fixtures, roof, paint in/ 785-550-4890 baby high chair, several out. $119,500. 785-832-9906 single antique saucers/cups, couple Furniture 3BR, By owner, 1 3/4 bath, 2 small TVs, full set of story, 1,280 sq.ft. plus bsmt., Nortaki/Fanfare stonegarage, porch, wood floors Bed Frame: Full size black 1312 Connecticut, Law- metal with ornate corner ware, many, many other $50/offer. items. rence, close to downtown. posts, 785-393-2599 $132,000. Call 785-887-9965.

3 Acre wooded bldg. site near Wakarusa River, W. of Clinton Resevoir. Repo, Assume Owner financing w/ no down payment from $257/mo. Call 785-554-9663

Call for Details

Baby & Children's Items

Beautiful 4BR, 3.5 bath Colonial on NW cul-de-sac, Bicycles-Mopeds $289,000. 3,000+ sq.ft., 2 LR/ DR areas, bsmt. Well kept, Boys Bike: Magna Rip Claw upgrades thruout. Fenced, w/ 20” Wheels, perfect for landscaped yard. Stop by a 6-10 year old. $30. or call Mark 785-766-3214 785-841-3419

• Move in specials on Vacant Lots • New or Used Homes Gage Management • Convenient Location • Affordable Living 785-842-7644 • Park-like atmosphere • On-site storm shelter 3BR, 2.5 bath, FP, all appls.+ • Sparkling swimming pool W/D, 2 car garage. Pet ok. • Beautiful clubhouse $950. 1514B Legends Trail • Responsible on-site management Dr., Lawrence. 785-218-1784 $300 Free /Half Off Deposit

3BR, 2 bath, major appls., FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Kenmore Washer: In excel- Pianos: (3) 1 Wurlitzer, 1 lent condition. asking $100. Lowery, 1 Gulbransen conw/benches each Call 785-840-5892 (the sole, $425. Price includes delivphone # is correct now) ery & tuning. 785-832-9906 Electric Dryer Whirlpool 220 volt Excellent condiSports-Fitness tion, 75. 785-865-8059

Gas Grill. Brinkman 4 burner stainless steel gas grill, 2 years old, with extra propane tank, $65.00. Call 785-841-3162

1,900 sq. ft., 3.5 - 4 bath, 1 car garage. Close to Clin- 4BR, 2 bath, Prairie Park ton Lake, K-10 & turnpike. cul-de-sac, 2,700 sq. ft., Pets ok with pet deposit. ranch, walkout bsmt, close Development has pool. to school & K-10. $203,900. 785-766-9054. Open House: Sun., Apr. 17, 2-4pm. 1721 785-841-4785 Charise Ct., Lawrence, KS

2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. 4BR farmhouse $1,200/mo.. Spacious 2 & 3BR Homes 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 for Aug. $840 or $945/mo. W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet 3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, ok, FP, walk-in closets. 785-842-3280 garage. 2815 Four Wheel Drive. $795/mo. Available Now. Call 785-766-8888


NEW HOURS Past & Present Treasures - Antiques Collectibles & Other Unique Items. Mon Thurs & Fri 10-6 Sat 10-5 Sun 11-3 New Items Daily 729 Main St in Eudora

for lease: 800 Comet Lane approximately 8,000 sq.ft. building perfect for serv- Appliances ice or contracting business. Has large overhead HOOVER FLOOR-A-MATIC doors and plenty of work floor scrubber: Scrubs and storage room. floors, vacuums up water, Bob Sarna 785-841-7333 cleans carpets. Old but works fine. $10. 785-856-8085.

Call 785-841-8400

3BR, 1 bath, 2641 Marverick Lane. Very nice. Has 1 car garage. Available Now. $825/mo. Call 785-842-7644

2859 Four Wheel Drive

Office w/AC, well lite shop area, separate bathrooms, 10ft. OHD, asphalt parking, large pkg. or storage in rear, 3,200 sq. ft., flexible terms, owner. 785-887-1026


Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

Spacious 1, 2, & 3 BRs

1, 2, & 3BR townhomes Apartments, Houses & avail. in Cooperative. Units Duplexes. 785-842-7644 starting at $375 - $515/mo. Water, trash, sewer paid. FIRST MONTH FREE! 1st Class, Pet Friendly Back patio, CA, hard wood Houses & Apts. floors, full bsmt., stove, refrig., W/D hookup, gar785-842-1069 bage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee 2BR to 3BR houses. Nice, Required. 785-842-2545 most close to KU, free W/D (Equal Housing Opportunity) use, wood floors. Start at $695/mo. Call 785-841-3633 1, 2, 3BRs NW - SW - SE $375 to $900/mo. No pets. 3BR near KU & LHS. 1 bath, 1 More info at 785-423-5828 car, CA, 2121 Mitchell. Available Now. $730/mo. 2 & 3BR Townhomes, start- No pets. Call 785-832-9906 ing at $760/mo. Avail. Aug. Fireplace, Walk in closets, 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage, & private patios. 1 Pet OK. fenced yard, lots of trees, 3805 Shadybrook, quiet SW 785-842-3280 (Lawrence, KS) area. $850/mo. 785-842-8428

2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, W/D hookups, 2 car with opener. Easy access to I-70. Includes paid cable. Pets under 20 lbs. allowed Call 785-842-2575


LAND LIQUIDATION 20 Acres $0 Down, $99/mo. ONLY $12,900 Near Growing El Paso, Texas (2nd safest U.S. City) Owner Financing, NO CREDIT CHECKS! Money Back Guarantee FREE Color Brochure 800-755-8953

Picnic Table: Metal/green plastic picnic table. Beat W/D hookups, Pets OK Bainbridge Circle Farms-Acreage up but sturdy. Good for GREAT SPECIALS 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car play item. $10. Call garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. Cedar Hill Apts. 3 0 A c r e s , near Big Springs 785-312-7277. $775 - $875/mo. 913-417-7200, 785-841-4935 on 40 Hwy, 9 mi. W. of LawPets okay rence. Pasture, ponds. Porcupine Grass: with paid pet deposit $1,900/acre . 785-845-6238 Green/yellow variegated Office Space leaf. Plumes. Makes a nice winter accent. Four large 785-841-4785 1311 Wakarusa - office Commercial Real containers. $4 each. space available. 200 sq. ft. 785-842-8776. Estate - 6,000 sq. ft. For details call 785-842-7644 Surprise Lilies (naked laAbe & Jakes dies). Pink. 30 pots. Luxury office suites avail. For Sale or Lease, $.50-$3.00. 785-841-5577 in SW Lawrence, starting Owner Financing at $500. Conference rm. & Call 785-766-8211 reception area furn. InterMachinery-Tools LUXURIOUS TOWNHOMES net & phone. 785-633-5465 Vacation Property Tool: Eight inch stainless * 2 BR, 1,300 sq. ft. Office Space Available * 3 BR, 1,700 sq. ft. steel movable-arm proat 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. * Kitchen Appls., W/D SELL/RENT YOUR tractor; Union Instrument * 2-Car Garage 785-841-4785 TIMESHARE FOR CASH!!! Corp. (N.J.); very good, * Small Pets Accepted Our Guaranteed Services readable condition; origiwill Sell/ Rent Your Unused nal blue-velvet lined Showings By Appointment Retail & Timeshare for CASH! Over hard-case which is in good www.mallardproperties Commercial Space $95 Million Dollars offered shape; marked USCE. $20 in 2010! cash. 785-842-7419. Call 785-842-1524 2859 Four Wheel Drive (800) 640-6886 • Studio/office, Wi-Fi avail., Miscellaneous PARKWAY 4000 private bathroom, 697 sq.ft. CALL FOR SPECIALS! • Climate controlled garage • 2 & 3BRs, with 2 baths FINAL DAYS! Hop on — 503 sq. ft., shared bath • 2 car garage w/opener down to Mid-America • W/D hookups 785-842-5227 for more info Piano to enjoy special • New kitchen appliances savings during our Spr• New ceramic tile Commercial Properties for ing Cleaning Sale. ALL PI• Maintenance free Lease or Sale: high traffic ANOS ON SALE thru April 785-832-0555/785-766-2722 locations, from $525/mo. 16th! 1-800-950-3774 Theno R.E. 785-843-1811 Antiques


2BR in 4-plex, $525/month. Has AC& W/D hookup, on quiet street. Available now. Call 785-218-1413

3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, Newer ranch in Shadow Ridge area. All appl., Lg. kitchen, nice lot. Avail June 1. No pets, 995/mo. 785-766-9823


Proceeds go to Immanual Luthern Childcare Center

Garage Sale Sat April 16, 8am-12pm, 4200 Trail Road. Sail sheets, model airplane, artist flat file, cabinet files, twin mattresses, bunk bed sets, daybed, girls bed with canopy, and assorted chairs. Miscellaneous furniture, household items, sporting goods and books.

GARAGE SALE Saturday April 16 1211 Hacienda Lane Lawrence Matco Tool Cart with drawers Porcelain Dolls, Vintage sofa Xpanding wood table w/4 chairs, bedding - sheets sets - all sizes, blankets, comforters, shower curtains, 2 Vanity tables, picture frames, clothing and shoes, silk flower arrangements, kitchenware pots & pans, knives set w/block, Home decor, Toys




GARAGE SALE Saturday Apr. 16 9AM - 2PM

Moving Sale 1409 Riverside Dr. Sat. & Sun. 8AM-1PM. Both days

1426 Marilee Drive

(Take Bob Billings to Legends, then right on Marilee Drive) Country decorative items, lots of black and white cow decor, bread machines, dishes, pots and pans, holiday decor, and toys. We are still gathering items so come and leave with a bargain

Ladies’ Shopping Event/ Pancreatic Cancer Fundraiser


Every thing must go. We have a sofa, loveseat and rocking chair set. coffee table, end table and sofa table set. Dressers queen matress set, coca-cola stuff, dishes, desk, refrigerator,microwave cart, baby crib with matttress, infant carseat, fold up lawn chairs.


Sat., April 16

starts at 6:30 AM - ?

Saturday April 16, 9am-4pm Douglas County Fairgrounds Building 2 Find the perfect gift for Easter, Mother’s Day, or any occasion. Shop with Avon, Silpada, Gold Canyon Candles, 31 Gifts, Tastefully Simple, Mary Kay, Premier Designs, Diva Girl Purse Parties, Tupperware, Uppercase Living, Embroidery By Design, Stampin’ Up, Pampered Chef, and Scentsy. A prize from each vendor will be raffled off. Tickets are 2 for $1.00 and all raffle proceeds will be donated to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation.

Lawrence Free Methodist Church LFMC AUCTION Proceeds go to offsetting Summer Camps & Trips and Youth projects 3001 Lawrence Ave. Sunday April 17 Doors Open at 6:30pm. Some of things available for bidding: Private lunch with Wayne Simien, vacation package, private catered pool party, day of water skiing with lunch off the grill, guest host a KU baseball game on air, car care-washes, oil changes & service. Home-interior decorations, professional paint, Hair care - products & service, childcare, date nights, yard work, coffee, baked goods, clothing. Restaurants: Mexican, Italian, Seafood, Pizza, American. Autographed KU memorabilia, Royals tickets, house cleaning, KU gear, Hammond organ, jewelry-both gold and handcrafted. Birthday packages, private musical performances (private party or special event). Musical performances from our teens throughout. Childcare provided for infants & toddlers.

Moving Sale

1548 Legend Trail Dr. Lawrence Saturday, April 16 7am to 12pm Wide range of gently used, high quality items: furniture, household (Pier 1, Pottery Barn, etc.), kitchen, electronics, office, sports equipment, tools, lawn care, men’s clothing, women’s clothing, teen girl’s clothing, etc. All items priced to sell.

1100 Block of Sawhill Drive Lawrence

Go west on Harvard, from Wakarusa, then south on Sawhill Drive. Lots of kid’s stuff, including Graco stroller and Graco Pack and Play, crib mattress, Little Tykes Playhouse, Red Rider tricycle and rocking horse, toys and lots of clothes. Also household items including an extensive set of Pfaltzgraff Folk Art pattern dishes, solid walnut executive desk, other furniture, and kitchen equipment. Christmas items including dishes, decorations and gift wrap. You won’t want to miss it! rain or shine.

NEIGHBORHOOD SALE! Sat., April 16 8am-? the 2700 block of Lankford & Fenwick.

Conserve gas; Come enjoy a stroll through our neighborhood and find a treasure or two, or ten, along the way! Here’s the teaser list: 2 couches, small appliances, the cutest little bistro table, pretty blue and yellow Pfalzgraff dish set, Step2 PushBuggy, Sand&Water Table, Bikes, Baby & Toddler Wear (boys and girls), Maternity & womens Clothing size M to L, wooden doll furniture (perfect size for pretend-play), hinge top School Desk , Storage, Coleman cooler on wheels, Hand Tools, Jewelry, Figurines, Glassware, and Coke Items, Vintage Pieces, and that’s just the teaser list! More people keep adding in, so don’t miss this large selection in one convenient location.

NEIGHBORHOOD SALE: 2900 Block Kensington Sat. 8-2 Stainless steel mini fridge, treadmill, office desks & supplies, clothes, Bridesmaids dresses, antique furniture, glassware, candlestick collection, collectibles, clarinet, roll top desk, toys, Home Interior, figurines, shelves, pictures, TV stand, much more.

Score a Bargain, Support Women’s Education! Multi-Family Sale Saturday, April 16 7AM – Noon Douglas County Fairgrounds Building 1 Lawrence P.E.O. Chapter JJ is holding a sale to support our scholarship fund, which awards college scholarships to girls from Kansas. We don’t have a garage big enough to hold it all, so we invite you to the fairgrounds this Saturday... We’ve got everything including the kitchen sink! Antiques, furniture, rugs, baby & children’s items, knitting, sewing & craft supplies, TV’s, computers, stainless steel kitchen sink, hanging light fixtures, board games, luggage, Christmas tree, wreaths & garlands, solid oak bedroom storage unit, TV cabinets, folding screens, home décor, pet supplies and much, much more. P.E.O.: Women Helping Women Reach for the Stars!

Spring 2 Family Garage Sale - Every-

thing must go...well, we Hope:) 5221 Carson Dr - North on Wakarusa past 6th St, around big curve and left on Eisenhower, then right on Carson Dr. Saturday, April 16th.....8am-Noon See ya then!!! Dodge Truck Bed Mat, Ashley microfiber rocker recliner-Like NEW, Exercise Gazelle, Baltic Amber jewelry, Craftsman 19.2v 5 Pc Set, Utility Shelf, Craft Table, Electronics, Formals, Housewares and Decor, pictures, Tools, Men’s and Women’s Clothing(Medium), and Men’s 3XL, Toddler Clothing and toys, Little Tikes Slide, Car Seats, animal carriers, stroller, Antique wood chair, Men’s Bike. Saturday, April 16th.....8am-Noon See ya then!!!

Tag/Living Estate Sale Saturday - April 16 8AM - 4PM 3012 Sage Brush Dr. Lawrence

Benchmark Theater grouping - dark red theater reclining chairs (4), 65” Mitsubishi rear projection TV, entertainment center, sound surround & DVD; pedestal claw foot round dining table with (1) leaf & 5 matching antique chairs; lift chair, forest green $275; Admiral - side-by-side refrigerator for $100; pie safe; blue fountain; coal cart; pool table & accessories for $100; Ragady Ann & Andy collection; (2) large area rugs; U.S. flag collection; tools; outdoor grill; Assortment of: books, magazines, yard art, chairs, tables, lamps, benches, blankets, glassware, mirrors, framed art, metal chairs, glider, etc.

FREE ADS for merchandise

Large Fun Sale.

under $100

Come See what We Got!!!

Saturday April 16 2226 Breckenridge Dr. 8AM-1PM. No early Birds, please. Wave runner with trailer, boating accessories, Queen size sleeper sofa with 2 chairs, dining table, 2 full size size mattress sets, 19” TV, VCR, microwave, entertainment center, clothes, books, kitchen items, toys

Advertise your Garage Sale to all of Northeast Kansas! Reach over 140,000 readers in Print and over 170,000 readers Online for just $39.95! Your ad will run Wednesday through Saturday in the Lawrence Journal-World and in one issue of the Community papers!

Garage Sale Saturday April 16 7am-12 noon, 3820 Sierra Ct. Great sale, great buys and a great way to kick off 2011 garage sale season! Furniture: 90” sofa light green with matching chair, solid wood desk (from the 1950’s), dining room table with 4 chairs & leaf, chest of drawers, and lovely Thomasville cherry wood desk. All furniture is in great to excellent condition. Table lamps, 2 large accent floor rugs (1 rug 100% wool), kitchen items, dishes, collector items (i.e. 18” Pattite Playpal doll, Ashton Drake Rebecca doll, and decorative plates), jewelry box, picture frames, Hoover vacuum sweeper, 2 magazine racks, crystal flower basket, linens, crochet doilies, and many other items. Questions regarding the furniture call 785-331-7398. Hope to see you on Saturday.

Multi Family Garage Sale

Saturday, April 16 8AM-3PM 4401 Heritage Drive Lawrence 66047 Furniture including Twin Captain’s bed, dresser, wicker sofa, outdoor patio table and chairs, small freezer, BoFlex exercise equipment, small electronics, books, toys, games, clothes and more! Priced to sell FAST.

Call Toll-Free: 866-823-8220 Email:

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Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Heating/Plumbing

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Automotive Services

K’s Tire

Sales and Service Tires for anything Batteries Brakes Oil Changes Fair and Friendly Customer Service is our trademark 2720 Oregon St. 785-843-3222 Find great offers at kstire

Need a battery, tires, brakes, or alignment? Homes, Farms, Commercial Real Estate, Fine Furnishings, Guns, Business Inventories

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Employment Services

CONCRETE INC. Your local concrete repair specialists Sidewalks, Patios, Driveways

Quality work at a fair price!

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free Decorative & Regular concrete drives, walks, & patios. 42 yrs. exp. Jayhawk Concrete 785-979-5261

Driveways, Parking Lots, Paving Repair, Sidewalks, Garage Floors, Foundation Repair 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7


Automotive Services Serving JO, WY & LV 913-488-9976

A New Transmission Is Not Always The Fix. It Could Be A Simple Repair. Now, Real Transmission Checkouts Are FREE! Call Today 785-843-7533

Automotive Sales

Matt Hecker - the man to see at Briggs Auto! FREE AUTO APPRAISAL Retail & Commercial Subaru Nissan Ram Jeep Chrysler Dodge New Nissan NV Commercial Van Over 600 Quality Pre-owned Vehicles 100% Customer Service is our focus! (785) 856-8889 Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 bryant-collision-repair Buying Junk & Repairable Vehicles. Cash Paid. Free Tow. U-Call, We-Haul! Call 785-633-7556

C & G Auto Sales

Rentals Available! Quality Pre-owned Cars & Trucks Buy Sell Trade Financing Available 308 E. 23rd St. Lawrence


Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

Family Owned & Operated for 37 Years Domestic & Foreign Expert Service 630 Connecticut St


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Tires, Alignment, Brakes, A/C, Suspension Repair Financing Available 785-841-6050 1828 Mass. St performancetire



Carpets & Rugs

at Jack Ellena Honda Experience Honda Reliability & Fuel Efficiency with professional customer Service Our Pre-Owned inventory is mostly local trades that have passed Stringent Mechanical Inspections. Cell (785) 979-2827 Dealership (785) 843-0550 Ask me about the College Grad program.....

For All Your Battery Needs Across The Bridge In North Lawrence 903 N 2nd St | 785-842-2922 battery

Green Grass Lawn Care

• Baths • Kitchens • Rec Rooms • Tile • Windows •Doors •Trim •Wood Rot Since 1974 GARY 785-856-2440 Licensed & Insured

Renovations Kitchen/Bath Remodels House Additions & Decks Quality Work Affordable Prices

Eagles Lodge

Banquet Room Available for Corporate Parties, Wedding Receptions, Fundraisers Bingo Every Friday Night 1803 W 6th St. (785) 843-9690 http://lawrencemarketpla


100’s of carpet colors. Many IN STOCK for quick service and 0% financing

125,000 Sq. Ft.

of Beautiful Flooring in your Lawrence Warehouse TODAY! Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 841-3838


Decks & Fences Looking for Something Creative? Call Billy Construction Decks, Fences, Etc. Insured. (785) 838-9791


Flooring Installation

- Full Service Caterer Specializing in smoked meats & barbeque - Corporate Events, Private Parties, WeddingsOn-Site Cooking Available

Cleaning Bird Janitorial & Hawk Wash Window Cleaning. • House Cleaning • Chandeliers • Post Construction • Gutters • Power Washing • Prof Window Cleaning • Sustainable Options Find Coupons & more info: birdjanitorial Free Est. 785-749-0244 House Cleaner

12 years experience. Reasonable rates. References available Call 785-393-1647

House Cleaner Adding new customers. Years of experience, references available, Insured. 785-748-9815 (local)

Christensen Floor Care LLC. Wood, Tile, Carpet, Concrete, 30 yrs. exp. 785-842-8315 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/christensenfloorcare

Martin Floor Covering

Linoleum, Carpet, Ceramic, Hardwood, Laminate, Porcelain Tile. Estimates Available 1 mile North of I-70. http://lawrencemarketplace. com/martin_floor_covering

Retired Carpenter, Deck Repairs, Home repairs: Int. & Ext., Doors, Handrails, Windows, Stairs, Siding, Wood Rot, Power wash, stone, concrete. 785-766-5285 Clockwork! Honest & Dependable Mow~Trim~Sweep~Hedges Steve 785-393-9152 Lawrence Only

Insurance Auto-Home- BusinessLife- Health Dennis J. Donnelly Insurance Inc. 913-268-5000 11211 Johnson Dr.


Time For Change


Seamless aluminum guttering. Many colors to choose from. Install, repair, screen, clean-out. Locally owned. Insured. Free estimates.


Home Staging Home Interior Design Business & Residential Cleaning (785) 979-1135

• Mowing • Spring/Fall Clean-up • Irrigation • Chemical Applications FREE ESTIMATES 785-865-2724

Riffel Painting Co. 913-585-1846

Specializing in new homes & Residential interior and exterior repaints Power Washing Deck staining Sheet Rock Repair

Quality work and products since 1985

Stacked Deck

CONCRETE INC Your local foundation repair specialist! Waterproofing, Basement, & Crack Repair

• Decks • Gazebos • Framing • Siding • Fences • Additions • Remodel • Weatherproofing & Staining Insured, 20 yrs. experience. 785-550-5592

Allcore Roofing & Restoration Hail & Wind Storm Specialists

We Work With Your Insurance Inspections are FREE

785-766-7700 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/allcore

Supplying all your Painting needs. Serving Lawrence and surrounding areas for over 25 years.

Locally owned & operated.

Free estimates/Insured.

Complete Roofing

Pet Services

Tearoffs, Reroofs, Redecks * Storm Damage * Leaks * Roof Inspections

We’re There for You!



“Call for a Free Home Demo”

Dirt-Manure-Mulch Dennis Bosley Topsoil son of Art Kesterson

Serving KC over 40 years 913-962-0798 Fast Service


1-888-326-2799 Toll Free


mow, mulch, rake, tree/shrub trimming Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379 Summer Mowing or 1 Time 15+ Years Experience & Dependable! Also do yard work & some hauling. Call Harold 785-979-5117

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Employment Services



Foundation Repair

Home Improvements

• UPHOLSTERY • REFINISH • REPAIR • REGLUE • WINDOW FASHIONS Quality Since 1947 Murphy Furniture Service 785-841-6484 409 E. 7th http://lawrencemarketplace. com/murphyfurniture

Insured 20 yrs. experience


Low Maintenance Landscape, Inc.

1210 Lakeview Court, Innovative Planting Design Construction & Installation www.lawrencemarketplace. com/lml

Plan Now For Next Year • Custom Pools, Spas & Water Features • Design & Installation • Pool Maintenance (785) 843-9119

Git-R-Done Repairs Home, Barns, Sheds, Roofing, Painting, Siding Call Jeff 785-393-5201

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Home Repair Services Interior/Exterior Carpentry, Plumbing, Windows, Doors Wood Rot Repair, & more. 35 yrs. exp. Free est. 913-636-1881/913-583-1624

AAA Mowing Commercial /Residential Insured Senior Citizen Dis. 785-727-3941

• Garage Doors • Openers • Service If You Have Small • Installation Home/Carpentry Repairs or Projects. Call Everett at Call 785-842-5203 785-218-8633 or visit us at /freestategaragedoors JASON TANKING CONSTRUCTION New Construction Framing, Remodels, Additions, Decks General Services Fully Ins. & Lic. 785.760.4066 http://lawrencemarket

Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379


Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of: Decks, Drywall, Siding, Gutters, Privacy Fencing, Doors, & Trim.

Office* Clerical* Accounting Light Industrial* Technical Finance* Legal

Apply at Or Call (785) 842-1515 BETTER WORK BETTER LIFE adecco

Flower Beds, Mulching, Mowing, Weedeating, Pruning & Retaining walls. Noe Singleterry 913-585-1450


Mudjacking, waterproofing. D& S Home Improvements We specialize in Basement 30 yrs. Experience Repair & pressure Grout- Reasonable Senior. Discount ing, Level & Straighten Licensed Insured Quality Walls, & Bracing on Walls. 913-208-6478/913-207-2580 B.B.B. FREE ESTIMATES Since 1962 WAGNER’S 785-749-1696

Garage Doors

Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN

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Recycle Your Furniture

Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems


Dependable & Reliable Pet sitting, feeding, overnights, walks, more References! Insured! 785-550-9289

Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome

785-764-9582 mclaughlinroofing


Signal Ridge Mowing Quality Lawn Mowing $25 per lawn. 785-248-9572

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Concrete, Block & Limestone Wall Repair, Waterproofing Drainage Solutions Sump Pumps, Driveways. 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7


Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service

1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence Find us on Facebook Pine Landscape Center 785-843-6949


“Your Comfort Is Our Business.” Installation & Service Residential & Commercial (785) 841-2665

Roger, Kevin or Sarajane

Bus. 913-269-0284

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Since 1982

Specializing in: Residential & Commercial Tearoffs Asphalt & Fiberglass Shingling Cedar Shake Shingles

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“When You’re Ready, We’re Reddi” •Sales •Service •Installations •Free Estimate on replacements all makes & models Commercial Residential Financing Available

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Piano-Voice-Keyboard Lessons in your home. 16 yrs. exper. Day/eve hrs. avail. Call Gwen at 785-393-4845

Painting A. B. Painting & Repair Int/ext. Drywall, Tile, Siding, Wood rot, & Decks 30 plus yrs. Refs. Free Est. Al 785-331-6994

Inside - Out Painting Service

Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement

785-766-2785 Free Estimates Fully Insured inside-out-paint

Affordable Mowing

Lawn Care • Yards • Pastures • Fertilizing Program • Light Tree Trimming Call Terry 913-721-2316

Baldwin Trees & Lawns Since 1996 785-691-8835

Int/Ext/Specialty Painting Siding, Wood Rot & Decks

Kate, 785-423-4464 Interior/Exterior Painting

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Curb Appeal Lawn Care Experienced 1 man crew Caleb Shaffer 785-608-7553 Curbappeallawrence@yahoo.


Sewing and Vacuum Center

2449 B Iowa St. 785-842-1595

M-F 9-6, Th 9-8, Sat 9-4 CLASSES FORMING NOW Servicing Most Model Sewing Machines, Sergers & Vacs www.lawrencemarketplace. com/bobsbernina


Music Lessons

Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002

Siding Services . MAGILL PLUMBING • Water Line Services • Septic Tanks / Laterals 913-721-3917 Free Estimates Licensed Insured.

Siding Installation New Construction, Repair, Replace, Painting Windows, Doors, Remodeling

FREE Estimates Licensed & Insured (785) 312-0581

Taking Care of Lawrence’s Plumbing Needs for over 35 Years (785) 841-2112 /kastl

Recycling Services 12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee - Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals We take glass! 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/recyclecenter

Tree/Stump Removal Arborscapes Tree Service Tree trimming & removal Ks Arborists Assoc. Certified Licensed & Insured. 785-760-3684


Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

No Job Too Small Free Est. Lic. Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehiLic. & Ins. 913-268-3120 cles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. Chris Tree Service 785-841-4855 20yrs. exp. Trees trimmed, cut down, hauled off. lonnies Free Est. Ins. & Lic. 913-631-7722, 913-301-3659

Repairs and Services


Earthtones Landscape & Lawn Mowing, Spring clean up, Monthly bed maintenance, Renovation, Retaining walls 10% off 1st Mo. 785-856-5566


Leaks, Flashing, Masonry. Residential, Commercial References, Insured.

Sewing Service & Repair

Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / electrical & more. 785-841-6254 15yr. locally owned and operated company. Professionally trained staff. We move everything from fossils to office and household goods. Call for a free estimate. 785-749-5073 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/starvingartist

Re-Roofs: All Types Roofing Repairs Siding & Windows FREE Estimates (785) 749-0462

KW Service 785-691-5949


Quality work at a fair price!

Garrison Roofing garrison_roofing

Lawn Mow $ 75. per month Aeration $ 35., Fertilize $ 35. Mulch, Bush Trim & more.

Heating & Cooling

Free Estimates on replacement equipment! Ask us about Energy Star equipment & how to save on your utility bills.


Complete Roofing Services Professional Staff Quality Workmanship http://lawrencemarketplac

Roofs, Guttering, Windows, Siding, & Interior Restoration


Santa Fe Professional Mowers


No Job Too Big or Small

Computer too slow? Viruses/Malware? Need lessons? Questions? or 785-979-0838




Foundation Repair

Pristine Cleaning Affordable, honest, reliable, cleaning services - home or office. Experienced. Quality work. Refs. 785-393-7007


Call for Quality Lawn care 785-893-4128

MLS - Mowing w/Out Contracts Res/Com. Spring Cleanup Mulch-Stone/Tree Removal 785-766-2821 Free estimates


Catering Oakley Creek Catering

Love’s Lawncare Free Estimates and Quality Service Senior Discounts call Danny 785-220-3925

(785) 550-1565


Limited time offer...

15 yrs exp, Mowing, Yard Clean-up, Tree Trimming, Snow Removal All jobs considered. 15% Sr. Discount. 785-312-0813, 785-893-1509


Interior Decorating Bankruptcy, Tax Negotiation, Foreclosure Defense - Call for Free consultation. Cloon Legal Services 888-845-3511 “We are a federally designated debt relief agency.”

Hite Collision Repair

“If you want it done right, take it to Hite.” Auto Body Repair Windshield & Auto Glass Repair 3401 W 6th St (785) 843-8991 http://lawrencemarket


Guttering Services



Dave Blair

Events/ Entertainment


Over 25 yrs. exp. Licensed & Insured

Family Owned & Operated

For a Great Deal on a Great Car Come See

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

MB Mowing

1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence

Carpet Cleaning

For Promotions & More Info: http://lawrencemarketplace .com/kansas_carpet_care

Lawrence’s Newest Sign Shop

• Full Color Printing • Banners & Decals • Vehicle Graphics • Yard Signs • Magnets • Stationary & Much More!! 785-856-7444 1717 W. 6th

Banquet Hall available for wedding receptions, birthday parties, corporate meetings & seminars. For more info. visit http://lawrencemarket

Full Service Gas Station 100% Ethanol-Free Gasoline Auto Repair Shop - Automatic Car Washes Starting At Just $3 2815 W 6th St | 785-843-1878 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/westside66

Your locally owned and operated carpet and upholstery cleaning company since 1993! • 24 Hour Emergency Water Damage Services Available By Appointment Only

Temporary or Contract Staffing Evaluation Hire, Direct Hire Professional Search Onsite Services (785) 749-7550 1000 S Iowa, Lawrence KS express

Home Improvements

Steve’s Place

Westside 66 & Car Wash

Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.


Fredy’s Tree Service

cutdown• trimmed• topped Licensed & Insured. 14 yrs experience. 913-441-8641 913-244-7718

Shamrock Tree Service

Professional Painters Home, Interior, Exterior Painting, Lead Paint Removal Serving Northeast Kansas 785-691-6050 primecoat

Water, Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration • Odor Removal • Carpet Cleaning • Air Duct Cleaning •

One Company Is All You Need and One Phone Call Is All You Need To Make (785) 842-0351

We Specialize in Fine Pruning If you value your tree for its natural shape and would like to retain its health and beauty in the long term, call on us!


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Stop by after work on

Friday, April 15th from 5:30-8:00 or Saturday, April 16 from 8:00am-12:00pm.


Pointer/Coonhound mix dog -2 yrs old, all shots, housebroke, spayed needing a home. Lovable, teachable. 1731 Elm Street in great w/kids. Some supplies included. Following Eudora, KS. supplies for sale: Lg. dog CADILLAC 2006 DTS LuxLook forward to house-$40, Lg. Crate-$60, ury II, 49K miles, Leather seeing you! Outdoor pen w/tarp-$100. heated/cooled seats, ReCall Donna Johnson for mote start, On Star, All Several great items for more info. 913-314-1671 power equip, and much sale including a TV, oak more. Only $16,744.00 entertainment center, STK#614861. dvd player/VCR, glider Dale Willey 785-843-5200 rocker, porcelain dolls, Rival roaster oven, kitchen/camping knife set, Rival ice cream maker, sno cone maker, waffle cone maker, children’s toys, baby bouncer seat, baby Campers walker, seasonal decorations, clothing, area rug, Coleman Camper: for sale. 4’10” Wizard neon Cape Cod pop-up model, gumball machine, hard sides, AC, heater, gas Shindawa home pro stove, sleeps 5. push spreader, Scott $2300/OFFER. Call push spreader, 48” John 913-796-6888. Deere pull behind aerator, dethatcher and RV's much more!

HUGE GARAGE SALE Sat. 8-? 1211 Main, Eudora Scrubs, Prom dresses Boys baby clothes Furniture and much more!


1993 Catalina Coachman RV

On Ford Chassis 48k Nice Coach Sleeps 6, Dual AC, 7500 Watt Generator. Don’t Miss This For $13,988 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

1999 Cadillac Eldorado, 2 Door, One-Owner, Local New Car Trade, NICE $14,981. Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday April 14, 15, 16 8AM-6PM. All three days! Items Includes: white marble/wood dinette w/6 matching chairs, 5pc pecan ent. ctr, expands to 11 ft. 55” Sony TV, oak dining room table, w/3leaves, 48” expands to 84”, w/4 chairs & 2 armchairs, & matching hutch, 2 bar stools, desk chair, bench seat w/ storage - all oak finish, several wood accessory tables, and 3 marble tables, chest table w/radio, 3 desks, 2 office chairs, 2 pairs of lamps, table w/lamp, 2 tall bookcases, sofa sleeper, loveseat, recliner, queen bed set w/brass headboard, fine art, pictures, wall hangings, and decor/knick knacks, Kenmore sewing machine, antique Brunswick sewing machine - still works, Peacock feathers, linens, 2 bedspread sets, household items, lawn ornaments, jewelry, old 78 stereo & albums, and much much more!!!


1-888-239-5723 All American Auto Mart 1200 E Sante Fe Olathe, KS Dale Willey Automotive 2840 Iowa Street (785) 843-5200

Cadillac 2007 STS AWD Luxury Pkg, Cadillac Certified, sunroof, leather heated memory seats, alloy wheels, Bose sound, On Star, Navigation, CD changer, Adaptive cruise AND MORE! ONLY $27,995. STK#476201. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2005 Buick Lacrosse, Sedan, Bench Seat, Onstar, Wood Trim, Xtra Clean, $11,481 Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

Chevrolet 2009 Malibu LT FWD 4cyl., Steeringwheel control, ABS, traction control, cruise control, made right here in Kansas City!!! SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL ECONOMY!! STK#18394 ONLY $16250. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

2006 Cadillac STS, V6, Heated Leather, Local Trade In, BOSE, Chrome Wheels, $14,981 Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030


Highland Ridge Neighborhood Garage Sales Thurs -Sat. April 14, 15, 16 8AM - 4PM 2009 Cadillac CTS AWD, Premium Paint, Onstar, Dual Climate Control, Heated Leather, $26,981

Chevrolet 2007 Cobalt LS FWD 5SP 4cyl. 34MPG, WOW, Talk about Saving money. Very sporty looking, this car will catch your eye and for only $9995. YOU CAN AFFORD IT TOO! STK#170561 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Our club would like to thank the Tonganoxie, Basehor, Bonner and surrounding communities for all the encouraging support our club has received.

Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

Chevrolet 2010 Impala LT FWD, Alloy wheesl, remote start, GM Certified, 34K miles, Power equipment, SAVE THOUSANDS over new! ONLY $14,749. STK#18220. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2003 Nissan 350Z, Coupe, Leather, Power Seats, BOSE Sound, $15,981 Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

2007 Chevy Impala LT, 3yr/100,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty, 4 Door, Automatic, Good Miles, $11,995 Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

DONATE YOUR VEHICLE Receive $1000 GROCERY COUPON. UNITED BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION. Free Mammograms, Breast Cancer Info FREE Towing, Tax Deductible, Non-Runners Accepted. 1- 877-632-GIFT


CHEVY 2007 HHR LT FWD 4CYL 5SP, Great gas mileage @ 30 MPG, One owner, PWR Equip, Cruise Control, AM/FM/XM/CD Radio, Leatherl Only $12,450.00 STK#566532 Dale Willey 785-843-5200


2007 Hyundai Sonata GLS, SUPER RARE , manual trans., 62k miles, a steal at $9900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

GMC 2008 ENVOY SLT 4WD 4.2 6CYL, 46K Miles, Sunroof, Heated Leather Seats, Running Boards, Tow pkg, Alloy Wheels, Steering Wheel Controls, On Star, GM Certified. Scion 2006 XA Auto Pearl $20,841.00. STK#11159 Blue Package III, Local car Dale Willey 785-843-5200 - great mpg. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Johnny I’s Auto Sales 814 Iowa 785-841-3344

Honda 2009 Accord EXL FWD 4cyl., 44K miles, alloy wheels, sunroof, leather heated seats, CD changer, premium sound, side air bags, 30 MPG, A GREAT COMMUTER CAR with plenty of dependability. STK#14388 ONLY $17,842. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

SPECIAL PURCHASE OF 2010 Pontiac Vibe’s, 2 TO CHOOSE FROM, Hurry for the best selection preiced from $14,995! Great Financing Options are available! Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Kia Rio 5, 4cyl, manual, great mpg, only 27k, sporty, factory warranty $9,500 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2010 Kia Soul Exclaim, Alien Green, 18”wheels, moonroof, $17900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Hyundai 2009 Vera Cruz AWD Limited one Owner, Power liftgate, Tow pkg, alloy wheels, ABS, sunSubaru 2006 Legacy Out- roof, leather, memeory XM back Wagon, 1 owner, 57K seats, Navigation, Radio and many other AWD. extras! STK#442172 Johnny I’s Cars ONLY $29776. 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Subaru 2005 Outback LL Bean Edition. Brand new tires, beautiful condition, leather with heated seats and panorama moonroof. Famous Boxer V6. All wheel drive. Sale price also! See website. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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Premium selected automobiles Specializing in Imports


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Mercedes Benz 2010 GLK 350 AWD, leather,alloy wheels, WOW! It’s everything that you expect in a Mercedes! STK#55728A2. SAVE THOUSANDS AT $32,914. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2003 Camry XLE. 4cyl leather, moon, 150kmiles excellent $8900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2002 Honda Accord LX, 6cyl, auto, only 98k $8900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Kia 2010 Soul FWD, Automatic, Alloy wheels, CD/XM/FM Stereo, Power equipment, 26K Miles, LIKE NEW, ONLY $15,722. STK#13783 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2009 Prius, Local car, 50MPG, side air bags, Sage Metallic. Johnny I’s Cars Saturn 2008 Outlook XR 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 AWD, One owenr, leather, heated seats, 8 Passenger seating, On Star, alloy wheels, 48K MILES, ONLY $26,450. STK#12844. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2008 Pontiac G5, Coupe, Spoiler, Automatic, Locally Owned, One-Owner, Remaining Warranty, $13,495

2008 Saturn Vue Nice! XR package with heated leather seats. Premium Carbon Flash (Black) paint color. Sharp looking vehicle! $16000 - 46K Miles Call 785-840-6209

Honda 2000 Accord LX 4cyl. 4dr. 115k, 2 owner, silver, tinted $7500. View pics at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2006 Kia Spectra 5, liftback, black, auto, 1owner, 67k, $8500 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Volvo 2004 S60 2.5T AWD, black, sunroof, leather 112k $9900 View pics at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Subaru 2006 Forester. AWD, side airbags, 67K, auto transmission, Twilight Pearl Grey. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Subaru 2007 Tribeca Limited seacrest, sunroof, leather, 1 owenr. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Toyota 2004 Rav4, FWD, auto, 4cyl., 1 owner, Dirt road metallic. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344

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2003 Honda Civic, 2 door, Automatic, Spoiler, Power Windows / Locks, CD, $6,995. Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

1989 Mercedes-Benz 300 with AMG Appearance package. Red w/Tan interior, Real Wood Trim, Low Profile Tires on Chrome Rims, Sunroof loaded. $4,888. Call 888-239-5723 Today.

1998 Pontiac Trans AM, WS6, Automatic, Like New, Only 7,000 miles, $18,981. Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

2003 Honda Pilot EX-L, 4WD, 3rd row, leather, 111k miles, 1 owner, every maintenance record through Honda $13,900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Volvo S60 2.5T AWD, black, sunroof, leather, 112k $9900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049


Honda 2004 Civic EX How about up to 29MPG hiway? Very nice, automatic, moonroof, newer tires, alloy wheels, PW, PL, CD, cruise. Nice clean car in champagne tan. Rueschhoff Automobiles MINI 2007 COOPER FWD 2009 Pontiac G8, V6 68K Miles, Ultra sunroof, dan, Program Car, Re2441 W. 6th St. Heated seats, Alloy maining Factory War785-856-6100 24/7 wheels, PWR Equip and ranty, Onstar, XM, $21,981 Honda 2010 Insight EX Hy- more. Come live a little! Only $14,487.00 Doug Richert Cadillac brid Auto factory warranty STK#319811. 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Johnny I’s Cars D a l e W i l l e y 7 8 5 8 43-5200 Topeka, KS 66612 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 (785) 783-0030

Chrysler 2009 Sebring FWD, 4cyl., 30MPG, cruise control, power equipment. GREAT for Commuting. 44K MILES, STK#17180, ONLY $12,995 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2005 Cadillac Deville, Carriage Top, Chrome Wheels, Nice Car, $10,995


Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

2006 Cadillac CTS, Sedan, Automatic, Heated Chevrolet 2008 Impala FWD Leather, Tinted Windows, LT Leather heated seats, ABS, Rear spoiler, alloy Chrome Grill, $13,995 wheels, On Star, GM Certified, XM Radio, and affordDoug Richert Cadillac able only $16,995. 1900 SW Topeka Blvd STK#18910. Topeka, KS 66612 D a l e W i l l e y 7 8 5 8 4 3 -5200 (785) 783-0030

The JR Leaders 4-H group host community service projects throughout the year. The club is raising money to help support these projects and also to help the members of the club to support their needs.


Honda 2002 Accord LX 6cyl auto 4dr only 98k miles $8900. View pics at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2006 Pontiac Grand Prix, GT, Leather, Sunroof, $9,995

Chevrolet 2008 Equinox LS, AWD, very clean with lots of equipment, On Star, alloy wheels, dual air bags, cruise control. V6, STK#506411 ONLY $13995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Hyundai 2010 Gensis 18K Miles, bluetooth, alloy wheels, spoiler, infinity Premium sound, leather, sunroof, heated seats, WOW! You really need to see this sporty car! STK#10479 ONLY $24,735. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

SPECIAL PURCHASE ‘09 & ‘10 G6’S 6 only 3 left. STARTING @ $13,514.00. RATES AS LOW AS 1.9% ON GM CERTIFIED CARS! 29 MPG! HURRY FOR BEST SELECTION!!! Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2005 Mercury Grand Marquis LS, Leather, Locally Owned Trade In, Super Clean, $9,981

Pontiac 2001 Grand Prix GT, in sheer silver. Clean AutoCheck history, BOSE audio, moonroof, heated driver seat, and heads up display. Nice clean car and a great price- $5,200. See website for pics. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2010 Chevy Impala LT, 2441 W. 6th St. Remaining Factory War785-856-6100 24/7 ranty, Topeka’s Best Price, ONLY $13,995

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GARAGE SALE - 105 S. Village Terr, Tonganoxie - Sat 4/16, 7am - ? - Children’s clothes (boys 4-7, girls 7-10), Misses clothes (M-XL), Mens clothes (XL/XXL), household items, Moped, kids toys & games, kids shoes, booster seat, lots of misc!!



Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030


Some of the 4-Hers will be paying for missions trips, 4-H fair projects cost, camps, medical needs and more.

Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

2008 Cadillac CTS, All Wheel Drive, Sunroof, Ride in Luxury, Remaining Warranty, $23,981


2003 Mercury Grand Marquis, 4 Door, Automatic, A/C, Leather, Spacious and Clean, $5,995

2008 Chevy Impala, LT, Alloys, Tinted Windows, Automatic, 4 Door Sedan, $9,981

2 1/2 mi. N. of Williamstown

will be having a Multi-family garage sale on April 17th from 9am-4pm in the Brown Building at the Fairgrounds in Tonganoxie.

GM CERTIFIED is not like any other Dealer backed warranty. Don’t let the other dealers tell you any different. Dale Willey automotive is the only Dealer in Lawrence that GM Ceritifes their cars. COME SEE THE DIFFERENCE! CALL FOR DETAILS. 785-843-5200 ASK FOR ALLEN

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3204 US 59 Hwy Perry, KS

The Leavenworth County JR Leaders 4-H Group

Black on Black 5 Speed, V8, Mechanics Special only $4,888. Needs Engine Work. But Runs & Drives now. Call 888-239-5723 Today.


2003 BMW 330CIC Convertible Auto, Leather, Heated Seats 89k. Awesome Car For Only $13,488 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

2005 Cadillac STS, Sport Luxury Sedan, V6, Ready to Go, $13,995

April 15 & 16 8AM - 4PM

Lots of Good Stuff!!!!

2005 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

GET YOUR CAR COVERED From the tires to the roof from bumper to Bumper. 0% Financing available on all service contracts. No credit checks.

CHEVY 2008 IMPALA FWD LT Leather heated seats, ABS, rear spoiler, alloy wheels, On Star, GM certified, XM radio and affordable only $16,995.00 STK#18910 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Garage Sale

Directions: 1 block west of K7 and Johnson Drive, Shawnee

Chevrolet 2009 Impala SS, V8, leather, heated seats, sunroof, remote start, alloy wheels, spoiler, On Star, STK#184361 ONLY $17412. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Chevy Cobalt LT, 2 Door Coupe, Spoiler, Performance Exhaust, 3yr/100,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty, $8,995


Antiques: 1930 Model A, Rapid Pullman Wringer Washer, trunks, kerosene stove & heater, foot grindstone, scales, corn sheller, sewing machine. Fishing poles, tackle boxes, saddle, blankets, tack, tank heater, truck pac 12-volt power supply, porch swing, books, chipper, glassware, household & lots of misc. items

Ford 2011 Fiesta S. 4-door sedan, 9000 mi, blue, 5-speed manual, $12,000, call 913-727-2674.

Cadillac 1991 Sedan Deville. in good shape. maroon ragtop in good Fifth Wheel RV: 2002 Jayco color, Eagle. Take your home shape, $3,000. 913-724-1770 with you - winter or summer. 29.5 feet with 2 Slide outs $16,000 Will sell as package with 2001 Chevy 1997 Cadillac Silverado 8.1 liter gasoline Seville STS engine, extended cab, long bed, 4 wheel drive. Many 4 Door Teal Metalic extras, including hitch. w/Tan Leather. Lots of Call 785 594-2781 Owner is Car For Only $2,988 motivated and summer Call 888-239-5723 Today. awaits.

Estate/ Moving Sale 22250 W 191st St. Spring Hill, KS (Directions: I35- to 169 (Paola) exit, go to 191st St. and turn west, the house is ONE mile on right.


3 Family garage sale with big QUALITY items.

WHAT IS GM CERTIFIED? 100,000 MILE/5YEAR LIMITED POWER TRAIN WARRANTY, 117 Point Inspection, 12 MONTH/12,000 Mile bumper to Bumper warranty, 24 Hour GM Roadside Assistance and courtesy transportation during term or power train warranty. DALE WILLEY PROUDLY CERTIFIES GM VEHICLES.


Chevrolet 2011 HHR LT FWD 4cyl, ONLY 8669 miles. WHY PAY FOR NEW When you can get this GM CErtified and save money!!! STK#17583 ONLY $17,995 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution GSR 15k, All Wheel Drive, loaded. This Car is like Brand New! Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Nissan 1996 Maxima 3.5/ gold w/leather interior, fully loaded w/sunroof, good condition, has new tire, needs new shocks, 173,000 miles, runs great! $3,500. Call 785-865-2895 leave message

Toyota 2007 Rav 4 Sport 4x4, leather, sunroof, 1 owner, Pacific Blue. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344

Chevrolet 2009 Traverse LT AWD Only 35K Miles, GM Certified, On Star, alloy wheels, 8 Passenger Seating, 22 MPG and lots of room! STK#359631 ONLY $24,755. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Protect Your Vehicle with an Extended Service Contract from Dale Willey Automotive. Call Allen or Tony at 785-843-5200

Sport Utility-4x4

2008 Cadillac Escalade AWD, Rear DVD, 20” Chrome Wheels, Sunroof, Remaining Warranty, $35,981 Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

19 isn’t old enough to be mature father Annie’s Mailbox

ers have lost their jobs. I brought this situation to the attention of the managers last year, and her behavior has only worsened. I feel it is immoral for her to be paid a full salary for not working, while others are being cut back. How far up the corporate chain should I take this without risking my own job? — Frustrated Worker

woman has some kind of “protected” status. While it isn’t fair, you cannot force management to get rid of her. The best you can do is focus on your own job and try to ignore her.

Dear Frustrated: If your mature enough to be a company has an HR departresponsible partner and ment, you can register a comfather. He wants to have fun plaint there. It’s possible this with his friends. He resents having to work for a living and support a family. You cannot force him to grow up. Frankly, you’d be better off financially if you asked him to leave and sued for child support.

— Please e-mail your questions to, or write to Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.

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Dear Annie: I work for a small company, and like many others, we’ve had cutbacks, layoffs and reduced benefits. One co-worker uses her time to manage her personal life. She does very little work. She is constantly texting, writing e-mails to friends and updating her blog, and she blatantly lies about the length of time she takes for a lunch Dear Love Struck: You break. sound like a sensible woman, The company is paying but Emmett is 19 and not her to do nothing, while oth-

No more overtimes for NBC’s ’Friday Night Lights’ Attention America: This is your very last chance to not watch “Friday Night Lights” (7 p.m., NBC). To trot out the tired phrase, “Friday Night Lights” is the best show you’ve probably never watched. And that’s no reason you might not watch it some day. For the first five decades of the TV era, really good shows used to appear on the scene, receive heaps of praise from critics and then vanish into the ether. Critics can just do so much. To trot out another adage: You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink. Now, great shows, critically praised shows and even very bad shows, can be saved and savored on purchased DVDs or rented in piecemeal from Netflix and other renting and streaming services. In short, television has come to resemble my old haunt, book publishing. It’s not like you have to buy the book in hardcover right after the reviews come out. You can buy the paperback months later. Or wait a few years to take it out of the library. For all of its great pseudo-documentary style, earnest performances and realistic portrayal of America and Texas’ class divide as seen from the corridors of two football-besotted high schools, I can sometimes understand why “Friday Night Lights” is more admired than loved. For starters, it breaks many rules of contemporary television. It’s not audiencespecific. It’s about teens. And their parents. And their teachers and coaches. It has white lead characters and black stars. Unlike every “Real World” or unreal series, it unfolds in an unglamorous setting. Like too many places in America and almost nowhere on television save “The Simpsons”’ Springfield, Dillon, Texas, is a small town that most people want to leave. “Lights” takes its time developing characters. And nothing is “solved” at the end of 50 minutes. But if you are among the happy few who can’t wait for a new season of “Friday Night Lights,” tonight is a time to rejoice. And to mourn just a little because at the end of this year’s football season, the “Lights” will go out. ● Collectors take their vintage items to a Las Vegas expert to make them better than new on the new series “American Restoration” (9 p.m., History).

Tonight’s other highlights ● The team poses as a law firm to infiltrate the lair of Russian arms dealers on “CHAOS” (7 p.m., CBS). ● Floundering in Sherman Oaks on “Kitchen Nightmares” (7 p.m., Fox). ● A teen band forms in the 2011 young adult fantasy “Lemonade Mouth” (7 p.m., Disney). ● A posh penthouse becomes the setting for a jewel heist on “CSI:NY” (8 p.m., CBS) ● Olivia’s change of mind on “Fringe” (8 p.m., Fox). ● The new series “Killer Outbreaks” (8 p.m., Animal Planet) recalls the West Nile Virus scare. ● An escort’s end baffles some on “Blue Bloods” (9 p.m., CBS). ● The first blizzard strikes on “American Loggers” (9 p.m., Discovery).

JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Friday, April 15: This year, you forge a new path, and happily so. You feel much freer than you have in the past. This can be a banner year for you if you are open to the many opportunities. If you are single, use care, as you are likely to choose someone who might not be emotionally available. If you are attached, the two of you enjoy time away together, which will enhance your bond. Libra can be challenging. They have the same issues as you but a different approach. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You'll Have: 5Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★★ Your efforts come back in multiples. Don't take someone's thoughtless words personally. Tonight: Clear your desk first. Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★★★★ You have a tendency to go overboard right now. You don't need to prove anything; you simply need to be authentic. You will enjoy it more! Tonight: Let it happen. Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★★ Pressure builds to handle an issue in a certain way. Rather than

have an argument, you could close down. You wonder what would be the most effective approach. Tonight: Nap, then decide. Cancer (June 21-July 22) ★★★★ Keep reaching out for others. You also might have some lastminute details before you enter the weekend. Tonight: Celebrate being free. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★ Be aware of the costs of letting go and relaxing too soon today. Finish up the workweek in a manner that pleases you, even if it means putting in a long day. Tonight: Join friends — better late than never. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ★★★★★ Attention from a key loved one makes your day. You might be giddy. Be aware of your limitations with finances. Tonight: If you can think of it, you can do it. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ★★★ Take your time, even if someone is pressuring you. Explore vagueness about an important matter close to your heart. Tonight: Vanish ... stay mum about why! Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★★★ Zero in on what is important. Don't sell yourself short. Be direct with a friend or loved one who often

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Dear Annie: I am 21 and have a baby with my boyfriend, “Emmett,” who is 19. I love him dearly, but I don’t know what to do with him. He is unemployed and goes out all the time. I am stuck with two young children at home while Emmett does nothing but sleep and party. I continue to support him, but he hardly helps with the kids or around the house. There are several minimum wage positions available to him, but he’s stubborn and wants something better. He says he wants to support the family on his own. As much as I would love that, it’s just not possible at this time. Also, Emmett is mean, saying I complain too much about what he needs to do, that it will happen in time. I’ve suggested counseling because we fight so much, but he refuses. Meanwhile, he is draining my finances with his constant speeding tickets and, most recently, a broken car window that I cannot afford to fix. How do I convince him to settle for a minimum wage job and work on our relationship before it’s too late? — Love Struck for a Mule

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CitiMortgage, Inc. Plaintiff, vs. Pamela D Powers, Richard D Powers aka Richard Darren Powers, Jane Doe, John Doe, and CitiFinancial, Inc., et al., Defendants

hereby directed to amend the official zoning district map of the City in accordance with the foregoing. The official zoning district map of the City is hereby amended in accordance with this ordinance, and is hereby reincorporated by reference.

You are hereby notified that the above-named James Bradley Thompson filed his Petition in the above court on the 23rd day of February, 2011, praying for judgment and decree changing his name from James Bradley Thompson to Brandi Renee Thompson, and that said Petition will be heard or assigned by the Court in Division 1, 111 E. 11th Street, Lawrence, Kansas, on the 17th day of May, 2011, at 11 a.m.

Case No. 11CV190 Court No. 5

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1999 Ford F350 Supercab Dually

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SPECIAL PURCHASE OF 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt LT’S, ONLY 2 LEFT, HURRY for the best selection priced at $13,995 and with 37MPG they won’t last long!!! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Subaru 2009 Forester X Premium, sunroof, auto., AWD, 1 owner. Johnny I’s Cars 2003 Ford F150 XLT, Tri814 Iowa 785-841-3344 ton V8, Super Crew, Power Seats w/ Heat, Tonneau Cover, $10,481. Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030

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Dodge 2007 Grand Caravan SXT Special Edition, sunroof, leather, heated seats, alloy wheels, DVD w/Premium sound and much, much more! STK#556861 ONLY $11,995. HURRY AT THIS PRICE IT WON’T LAST LONG!! Dale Willey 785-843-5200

The following storage units are in default and will be sold for cash to the highest bidder. B04 Katie Howard; D08 Robin King; D21 JoAnn Given; E11 Larry Knupp; E12 Soul In Na; E19 JoAnn Given; E29 Morris Guesby; E32 Joshua Monterio; F11 Robert Bedeau; F37 Robin Halbert; F46 Kurt Guinden; H05 Brittany Dorf; W11 William Funk; W35 Michael Rae All Questions: Bobby Jones Professional Moving & Storage Inc. 785-842-1115 _______ (Published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World April 15, 2011)

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Nissan 2004 Murano SL, in popular Pearl White with tan heated leather. ONE owner, NO accident clean car. BOSE, moonroof, and much more. All wheel Drive, and well cared for 118K miles. See website for CHEVROLET 2006 photos. SILVERADO LT1 Rueschhoff Automobiles Crew Cab 2 WD, 50K les, Alloy Wheels, Tow 2441 W. 6th St. pkg, Power equip, GM 785-856-6100 24/7 Certified, Only $16,297.00 STK#10362 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 2003 Ford Explorer, 4x4, Eddie Bauer, 3rd Row, Leather, Sunroof, Clean Local Trade, $9,981.

MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC By: Chad R. Doornink, #23536 Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 Jeremy M. Hart, #20886 Aaron M. Schuckman, #22251 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 Leawood, KS 66211 (913) 339-9132 (913) 339-9045 (fax)

Chrysler 2007 Pacifica Touring, FWD, 4.0 V8, ABS, Alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, 3RD Row seating , lots of room in the vehicle and wallet at only $15,450, STK#153441. ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF Dale Willey 785-843-5200 MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS ATTORNEYS FOR 2008 GMC Sierra 2500, Chrysler 2005 Town & CitiMortgage, Inc. IS ATTurbo Diesel Engine, Country mini van. low mi- TEMPTING TO COLLECT A Crew Cab, 4x4, Remaining les, extra clean, Full Power DEBT AND ANY INFORMAFactory Warranty, $39,995 Everything! Power doors TION OBTAINED WILL BE and tailgate. Dual driver & USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Doug Richert Cadillac passenger AC & heat, sil________ 1900 SW Topeka Blvd ver ext. gray int., Topeka, KS 66612 stow-n-go seating. $8,000 (First published in the Law(785) 783-0030 rence Daily Journal-World or best offer. 785-424-3444 April 10, 2011)

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for a judgment against defendants and any other interested parties and, unless otherwise served by personal or mail service of summons, the time in which you have to plead to the Petition for Foreclosure in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas will expire on May 20, 2011. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the request of plaintiff.

STORAGE UNIT AUCTION Saturday, April 23, 2011 10:00 A.M. 3620 Thomas Ct., Lawrence, KS

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Doug Richert Cadillac 1900 SW Topeka Blvd Topeka, KS 66612 (785) 783-0030


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SECTION VI. This ordinance shall be in full force and efTitle to Real Estate Involved fect from and after its adoption and publication Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 as provided by law. NOTICE OF SUIT PASSED AND APPROVED STATE OF KANSAS to the this 11th day of April, 2011, above named Defendants by the Governing Body of and The Unknown Heirs, ex- the City of Eudora, Kansas, ecutors, devisees, trustees, as provided by law creditors, and assigns of APPROVED: any deceased defendants; /s/ Scott Hopson the unknown spouses of Scott Hopson, Mayor any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and as- ATTEST: signs of any defendants /s/ Donna Oleson that are existing, dissolved Donna Oleson, City Clerk _______ or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, (First published in the Lawtrustees, creditors, succes- rence Daily Journal-World sors and assigns of any de- April 15, 2011) fendants that are or were partners or in partnership; Douglas County, Kansas and the unknown guardiRequest for Proposals ans, conservators and trusNo. 11-F-0002 tees of any defendants that are minors or are under any Douglas County, Kansas is legal disability and all other soliciting proposals from person who are or may be interested and qualified concerned: firms to provide a complete mailing service for Douglas YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED County, City of Lawrence, that a Petition for Mortgage University of Kansas, LawForeclosure has been filed rence Memorial Hospital, in the District Court of Bert Nash Community MenDouglas County, Kansas by tal Health Center, LawCitiMortgage, Inc., praying renceDouglas County for foreclosure of certain Health Department, and real property legally de- Douglas County Visiting scribed as follows: Nurses.

1999 Toyota Tacoma PreRunner TRD Offroad 2WD SR5, pw, pl, cd, a/c new tires and brakes 102k, 2 owner $8900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

ORDINANCE NO. 955 AN ORDINANCE REZONING PROPERTY LOCATED AT 601 EAST 10th STREET, EUDORA, FROM RA 1997 GMC Savana High KANSAS DISTRICT) Top Conversion Van (AGRICULTURE Leather, T.V., CD Player, TO C (COMMERCIAL DISTRICT). Alloy Wheels Only $5,888 Call 888-239-5723 Today. WHEREAS, an application Honda 2006 Odyssey DVD, has heretofore been made leather, sunroof, 1 owner, to rezone property described herein from RA Ocean Mist Blue, 52K. (Agriculture District) to C Johnny I’s Cars (Commercial District), and 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 notice of said application was duly given as required by law by publication and mailing; and

If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition. Please take notice and govern yourself accordingly. Amy L. Durkin #16744 Attorney for Petitioner 702 Main Street P.O. Box 132 Eudora, Kansas 66025

(785) 542-1234 (785) 542-1235 Facsimile ________

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World April 8, 2011) Notice of Storage Lien Auction at Dale Willey’s A-1 Mini-Storage, 2840 Iowa St., Lawrence, KS 66046 for the following abandoned spaces beginning at 9:30 am, Saturday, April 16, 2011. Rethaniz Jake #117 Bill Waldron #122 George Penn, III #212 Todd Veber #246 Victor Brown #416 Tom Avery #502 Nancy Boulton #554 Nancy Boulton #644 Gloria Windholz #647

A copy of the Request for Proposals can be obtained through Douglas County Purchasing at (785) 832-5286 or jwaggoner@ All goods MUST be removed within 48 hours. A pre-proposal conference _______ will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. (First published in the Lawat the Douglas County rence Daily Journal-World Courthouse, 1100 Massa- April 8, 2011) chusetts (2nd floor Commission Meeting Room), Millsap & Singer, LLC Lawrence, KS. Attendance 11460 Tomahawk Creek is not mandatory to re- Parkway, Suite 300 Leawood, KS 66211 spond to our solicitation. (913) 339-9132 Sealed proposals must be (913) 339-9045 (fax) received in the Office of the Douglas County Clerk’s Of- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Douglas County, KANSAS fice, Douglas County CourtCIVIL DEPARTMENT house, 1100 Massachusetts, Lawrence, KS 66044 before CitiMortgage, Inc. 3:00 p.m. CST, Tuesday, Plaintiff, May 17, 2011. vs. Deborah L Nitsch, Jane Doe, The Board of County John Doe, and FIA Card SerCommissioners vices, N.A., et al., Defendants BY: Jackie Waggoner Purchasing Director _______ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World April 1, 2011)

Case No. 11CV189 Court No. 4 Title to Real Estate Involved Pursuant to K.S.A. §60

NOTICE OF SUIT IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS STATE OF KANSAS to the above named Defendants In the Matter of the and The Unknown Heirs, exEstate of ecutors, devisees, trustees, ESTHER M. HASE, creditors, and assigns of Deceased. any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of Case No. 2011-PR-60 any defendants; the unDivision 1 known officers, successors, trustees, creditors and asPursuant to K.S.A. signs of any defendants Chapter 59 that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; Title to Real Estate Involved the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, NOTICE OF HEARING ON trustees, creditors, succesPETITION FOR sors and assigns of any deDETERMINATION OF fendants that are or were DESCENT partners or in partnership; and the unknown guardiTHE STATE OF KANSAS TO ans, conservators and trusALL PERSONS CONCERNED: tees of any defendants that are minors or are under any You are hereby notified legal disability and all other that a Petition has been person who are or may be filed in this Court by CON- concerned: NIE SUE HAAS, as the only surviving daughter and one YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED of the heirs of the Estate of that a Petition for Mortgage ESTHER M. HASE, Deceased, Foreclosure has been filed praying for the determina- in the District Court of tion of the descent; and you Douglas County, Kansas by are hereby required to file CitiMortgage, Inc, praying your written defenses for foreclosure of certain thereto on or before April real property legally de28, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. of scribed as follows: said day, in said court, in the City of Lawrence, Doug- LOT 23, IN WESTERN HILLS las County, Kansas, at SUBURBAN RANCHEROS, A which time and place said SUBDIVISION IN THE CITY cause will be heard. Should OF LAWRENCE, DOUGLAS you fail therein, judgment COUNTY, KANSAS. Tax ID and decree will be entered No. U15373X in due course upon said Petition. for a judgment against defendants and any other inCONNIE SUE HAAS, terested parties and, unless Petitioner otherwise served by personal or mail service of STEVENS & BRAND, L.L.P. summons, the time in 900 Massachusetts, Ste. 500 which you have to plead to PO Box 189 the Petition for Foreclosure Lawrence KS 66044-0189 in the District Court of (785) 843-0811 Douglas County, Kansas Attorneys for Petitioners will expire on May 20, 2011. _______ If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be en(First published in the Law- tered in due course upon rence Daily Journal-World the request of plaintiff. April 8, 2011) MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC By: Chad R. Doornink, #23536 Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 Jeremy M. Hart, #20886 Attorney for Petitioner IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Aaron M. Schuckman, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS #22251 DIVISION 1 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 In the Matter of the Leawood, KS 66211 Petition of James Bradley Thompson, (913) 339-9132 (913) 339-9045 (fax) TO CHANGE HIS NAME. Amy L. Durkin #16744 702 Main Street P.O. Box 132 Eudora, Kansas 66025 (785) 542-1234

WHEREAS, a public hearing was held pursuant to law before the planning commission of the City of Eudora, Kansas, and the recommendation of said planning commission was acted upon by the governing body of the City of Eudora, Kansas, by rezoning the specified property to C TOYOTA 2008 SIENNA (Commercial District), as Case No. 11-CV-122 XLE, ONE OWNER, SUN- required by law. ROOF, ALLOY WHEELS, Pursuant to Chapter 60 DVD, JBL SOUND SYSTEM, NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORof K.S.A. QUAD SEATING, DAINED BY THE GOVERNING LEATHER, VERY NICE! 36K BODY OF THE CITY OF EUNOTICE OF SUIT MILES, STK#19087 ONLY DORA, DOUGLAS COUNTY, $27,995. KANSAS: THE STATE OF KANSAS TO Dale Willey 785-843-5200 SECTION I. The zoning reg- ALL WHO ARE OR MAY BE ulations and zoning district CONCERNED: map are hereby amended Autos Wanted and changed with respect to the following described land, to-wit: BECOME A FAN OF DALE WILLEY AUTO Beginning at a point 140 ON FACEBOOK AND YOU feet South of the Northwest COULD WIN!! corner of the East 60 acres of the North Half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 9, Township 13 South, Range 21 East of the 6th PM; thence South on the West line of said 60 acres 300 feet; thence East parallel with the North line of Doug Richert Cadillac said Section, 150 feet; 1900 SW Topeka Blvd thence North parallel with Topeka, KS 66612 the West line of said 60 ac(785) 783-0030 res 322.5 feet; thence Southwesterly 151.85 feet to the point of beginning, all in Douglas County, Kansas.


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SECTION II. All the land as described in Section I above should be and the same is hereby zoned and reclassified as C (Commercial District), acPublic Notices cording to the existing zon(First published in the Law- ing ordinances of the City rence Daily Journal-World of Eudora, Kansas. April 8, 2011) SECTION IV. The rezoning granted in Section II above Millsap & Singer, LLC is hereby made contingent 11460 Tomahawk Creek upon the performance and Parkway, Suite 300 observance of the following Leawood, KS 66211 regulations, stipulations, (913) 339-9132 conditions, and restric(913) 339-9045 (fax) tions, to-wit: IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF None Douglas County, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT SECTION V. The City is

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632 e. 582 Road, Lone Star Lake

Lone Star Lake! Enjoy the redbuds! Waterfront 2 bedroom, 1 bath with fireplace, hardwood floors, brick patio and boat dock!


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3927 overland Drive, Lawrence New listing! Four-bedroom, 2-bath 1 1/2-story townhome. Vaulted ceiling. Laminate floor coverings. Fenced backyard. $104,900



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309 Funston ave., Lawrence New carpet, paint! Three-bedroom, 1-bath ranch on quiet street. Large yard. Just in time to garden! $92,000

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2515 Dover Court, Lawrence Enjoy the finishes of a high-end home in an affordable price range! Almost 1,800 sq. ft. Huge master suite w/ jetted tub. Loft area, plus 3 bedrooms total. $159,900

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3532 morning Dove Circle, Lawrence Price reduction on this cute-as-a-button 3-bedroom, 3-bath townhome. Almost 1,700 sq. ft. Large living areas. Kitchen and dining. Huge fenced yard. Move-in condition. $141,900

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927 emery Road, D102, Lawrence New listing! Three-bedroom, 2-bath condo. Why pay rent? Close to KU! Ground floor location. $84,900

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E.2200 Rd.


1999 SQ. FT. 2,808 2 CAR BSMT.



E.2400 Rd.

419 E. 2400 Rd., Edgerton

N 400 Rd

9 ACRES OF COUNTRY LIVING - This 4 bedroom ranch has a finished basement and a 460 sq. ft. deck to watch the sun go down. Country living at its best! Located between Edgerton and Baldwin just 2.4 miles North on County Line Rd. from Hwy. 56. MLS#124359



4119 Doolittle Drive

$210,000-$240,000 1045 E. 23rd St., Lawrence, KS 66046 | 785-843-8566 | 800-684-6227

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4520 Lili Drive 3 BATH



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4133 Seele Way


2011 SQ. FT. 1,608




e-PRO 840-4027

JUST COMPLETED! Spacious one level living. 3 BR, 2 BA, over 1,600 sq. ft. large kitchen island, walk-in pantry, dual vanities in master bath and more. Close to shopping, medical, dining and schools. Seller will pay special taxes at closing. MLS 123049


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1037 Vermont, Lawrence, KS 66044 | 785-841-2400 |


1606 Burning Tree Dr. BED




2005 SQ. FT. 4,700 3 CAR BSMT.

JOHN ESAU 979-9832

Y GORGEOUS gold star executive home with luxurious master suite, gourmet kitchen and soaring ceilings. Plus spacious daylight basement with family room and home theater. Call for a personal tour.

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1553 La Quinta Ct. BED BUILT

2328 Surrey Drive

4914 Stoneback Drive


WELL MAINTAINED 3 bedroom, 2.5 NICELY UPDATED and well maintained bathroom townhouse. All appliances 3 bedroom, 2 bath townhouse. Includes 615-1149 are included, price just reduced! a large master bedroom. MLS#124714 MLS#124702



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1977 SQ. FT. 3,680


MARY ANN DECK 760-1205

Y SPACIOUS FAMILY HOME with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths on HUGE lot (over 1/2 acre)! • Backyard paradise with water garden, basketball court and flower beds! • Fabulous kitchen remodel with SS appliances and countertops! • Awesome master suite with walk-in shower! • Great wrap around deck for entertaining!

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23rd St


Peach St

Mallard Cir



Church St

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E 12th


2202 Mallard Circle, Eudora



833 E. 12th St., Eudora

FABULOUS HOME in Eudora’s Meadowlark subdivision. Open, spacious floor plan. Custom cabinets, new appliances, granite countertops. Slate and hardwood flooring. Walkout basement. Almost 3/4-acre lot. MLS 124545

WONDERFUL 4 BEDROOM HOME with 2 living areas. FP in living room. Newer appliances in kitchen. Large master with walk-in closet and bath. Walkout basement. Patio and deck. New interior and exterior paint. Water softener. Located near elementary school and K-10. MLS 124858





Hedges Real Estate, Inc.

812 Indiana Street INCREDIBLE Restoration/Renovation of Quantrill-era home. Elegant, polished, visionary elements with historic roots. Convenient Old West Lawrence location.

Reduced $447,900


1864 Villo Woods Ct.

NEW TO MARKET! Crisp, clean, priced at 843-4567 purchase price but sellers added fence, appliances, paint & care. Great value ~ close to new Dillon’s & K-10 access.


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E. 688 Rd.

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1500 Rd.


N. 1457 Rd.

1941 Emerald Drive

3 BED, 3 BATH, private in master, wood floors, new carpet & paint, gas stove, sheltered patio; 4-door entrances for privacy, solid, well-maintained. Great KU location on low traffic street!

$159,900 $154,900


684 N. 1495 Road


CLINTON LAKE ESTATES! Remarkable home with gorgeous kitchen and dining area. 766-7653 Beautiful treed acreage is very private. You WWW.GSOHL.COM would never guess you are in a subdivision!


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2410 E. 27th Terr.


1025 College Blvd.

ALL KINDS OF SPACE, 4 nice bedrooms plus a craft room/office, living room, family room has a micro fridge, microwave and wet bar! Nothing missing on this home. Open Saturday @1:00.

ONE OF A KIND, high vaulted ceilings in the great room with full size brick fireplace, washer/dryer on first floor, nice walkout basement with family room, shop, storage and a very large pool table/meeting/music room. 2 new Pella sliding doors and a screened porch. Call me any time to see this great space.




Hedges Real Estate, Inc.

1037 Vermont, Lawrence, KS 66044 | 785-841-2400 |

Job Number: 368062, OPEN SATURDAY 1:00-3:00 P.M. Customer: HEDGES REAL ESTATE, VT Start Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2011, End Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2011, Sales Rep: Kathleen Johnson, Creative: kk

2622 Belle Haven Drive

EXTREME MAKEOVER! Remodeled kitchen, baths, new AC & furnace, newer roof, refinished hardwood floors, new ceramic tile in kitchen & baths. Freshly painted inside and out. New carpet and finished living space in walkout basement. Shows like a new home inside. Stop by Saturday or call Mark to view!


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419 Homestead Drive

2721 Maverick Lane


1611 W. 2nd Terrace


THREE-BEDROOM RANCHER located on 2 lots. Updated kitchen and baths, ABR, CRS, GRI beautiful hardwoods, and newer roof and 979-4663 mechanicals. Stop by Sunday or call Mark to view.



Hedges Real Estate, Inc.

ROOM TO GROW! This 3,850 sq. ft. executive home features 6 bedrooms, five baathrooms, double lot with mature trees and established landscaping including two water features. Large great room, masonry fireplace, island kitchen and much more. Stop by Saturday or Sunday to discover this Tudor-style delight! MLS#124603


READY AND RARIN’ RANCH! This home features three bedrooms and two baths on a full walkout basement. large lot with mature trees, new Timberline roof, updated wiring, replacement windows and doors, custom trim package, oversized garage. Immaculate, move-in condition. Come see Saturday or Sunday! MLS#124835


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3604 Trail Road

704 Locust Street

BEAUTIFUL HOME on 40 wooded acres. 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, Wraparound porch, fantastic views in every direction. One-level with large unfinished basement. Home warranty included.

REDUCED $$$! 4 bedroom custom home has had loving care. Recent roof, A/C, furnace, wood floors in the kitchen. 10x19’ deck, 10 closets, 6” walls, Pella windows.

DELIGHTFUL doll house! All new deck, interior in 2007 walls, floors, cabinets, and fixtures. Move in and enjoy! Great yard and deck for summer BBQs.

4Bed/3Bath,1.5 Story Master Suite w/ Large Private Bath Great Room w/ Fireplace Large Deck and Patio

Debra Wieden - 785-979-6683

206 SILVERLEAF - $139,900 2 Bed/2Bath 55+ Community w/ Maintance Provided Great Room w/ Fireplace • Sun porch Safe Room in Master Closet • Wheel Accessible

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Harvard Rd



2809 Lockridge Pl. A “STAY-CATION” This 4 bedroom home offers all you need: 3 bath areas, 3 living areas, including a sunroom. Large eat-in kitchen with lots of storage. Family room in basement, wood and tile floors! 12,430 sq. ft. lot with swimming pool and still room to play. Oversized deck, a must see.

3608 W. 10th WON’T LAST! West Lawrence home in pristine condition. Vaulted ceiling and brick hearth fireplace in living roo. Large eat-in kitchen and covered patio. All bedrooms are sizable with walk-in closets. Cement board siding, a major plus. Call to see.

$219,000 Deanna Dibble 393-9359

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$156,900 Deanna Dibble 393-9359

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Jo Barnes 550-7777

Deer Ru

Elm St

• • • •

3412 Morning Dove

SHARP move-in-ready 3-bedroom townhome features a mainlevel master, fully-equipped kitchen, fireplace, deck, and 2-car garage. This is a must-see!

Kasold Dr

• • • •

805 Fox Chase Court

BEAUTIFUL 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom home on a quiet cul-desac. 3 living areas, office, screened porch, deck and patio areas with a park-like backyard.

Delaware St

$112,500 Locust St


511 HERITAGE - $207,000

1860 Villo Woods Ct. CHARMING! Owner just installed new wood floors in living room and formal dining room. All new carpet in halls, stairs, and bedrooms, Very appealing plan has vaulted ceiling and fireplace in the living room. 3 baths, spacious fully-equipped eatin kitchen. 2 car oversized garage, privacy fenced backyard, a must see!

e Dr.

N 2nd St

Jo Barnes 550-7777

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00-2:30 PM


W 6th St



N 7th St

214th St

Susan Quisenberry 840-6505

$260,000 Trail Rd

Kasold Dr


Linwood Rd Golden Rd

Monterey Way


each office independently owned and operated

Joseph Dr

Premier Acres Realty 1127 Iowa St.

2304 Brett Drive

Villo Woods Ct.



715 Illinois St.

Haskell Ave


Old West Lawrence Beauty. 4 Bedroom, Extra Sharp 2 story. 4 bed, 2 Bath, All Pristine Condition Fritzel 2 Story on Golf 1 1/2 Bath, 1 1/2 Lots. Super Clean. Appliances Stay. New Paint and Flooring. Lot. Open Plan, Huge Master Bedroom.

Lawrence Ave

OPEN SAT. 2:30-4





RE/MAX Professionals • (785) 843-9393

Holly Garber 979-7325

What’s Your Real Estate Dream?



Crossgate Dr

Bob Billings Pkwy.



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N 1000 Rd

N 700 Rd



Keller Williams Realty Diamond Partners Inc. | 913-322-7500 13671 S. Mur-Len Road, Olathe, KS 66062


3813 Tiffany Drive

CLASSIC 2-STORY HOME w/ circle drive and side-entry garage. Interior has timeless oak and smooth ceilings. Half-acre lot feels like the country w/ a city park in front and scout preserve in back. Current owners custom built this home. Upgrades include redwood deck; eat-in area; bricks from Hays, Kan., Main Street; “Dad” Perry 12” foundation; high-efficiency Park HVAC; Hurd windows; 100+-yearold woodstove; roof and main sewer Tiffany in 2009; exterior paint in 2010. Dr Quail Run Elementary, Southwest JHS, Free State High.


Bob Billings Pkwy

746 E. 1550 Road

INCREDIBLE COLORADO FEEL in Vinland Valley at the south end of Haskell Avenue on 20 acres. Two creeks w/ timber for camping and hiking in your backyard. 80’ x 30’ heated shop LAWRENCE w/ bath. Quality home has cement siding outside and soaring ceilings inside. Check N 800 Rd out my website for pictures of this awesome property. E 1550 Rd


PRICE REDUCED! Great investment property or for your KU student. Close to the KU bus route. 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 car garage. Adjoining side also for sale. Both units available for $259,800. Stop by to see for yourself.


Larry Northrop


E 1500 Rd

RECENTLY UPDATED 3 bedroom, 3 bath, 2 car garage rancher on full, finished basement. Located on approximately 5 secluded acres. Just a few yards off blacktop road. Call for a private showing.

2506 University Drive

Haskell Ave

1635 N. 855 Rd., Baldwin City

Parkside Rd


Monterey Way

N 300 Rd




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E 1300 Rd

E 1250 Rd

E 1500 Rd










Hedges Real

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00



Larry Northrop

785-842-3535 SECLUDED COUNTRY RETREAT! Just a few minutes from town. 4 bedrooms, 4 bath with completely separate living quarters. Builder’s own drafter design. Lots of cabinets, great open kitchen and dining, fireplace in living room, oversized 5 car garage and 50x100 heated and insulated shop with concrete floor. Includes pool, pond, creek, landscaping. Lawrence address and phones, a great value!

COME IN AND SAY ‘WOW’! What a great home in much desired Prairie Meadows, close to Holcom Park and shopping, original green home with earth berm construction. Open and spacious, recent updates include newer roof and new fresh paint. This home as always been well-maintained with a large backyard, oversized garage, and first floor master suite.



912 Firetree Ave. - Baldwin City

NEW LISTING - FIRST TIME OPEN - Majestic curb appeal for this 2 story, wraparound porch home in Firetree Estates. Quality craftsmanship created interesting vaulted ceiling angles throughout the upper level including the billiard room over the garage. Kitchen/dining room all open with natural light streaming in. Huge basement allows for expansion potential.

Firetree Ave

N 6th St

3004 W. 28th St.

Flame Way

1634 Patterson Lane

Ames St


Larry Northrop

Hedges Real

Associate Broker

785-842-3535 870 E. 1050 Road

16570 46th St., McLouth

BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY SETTING 3 bedroom, 3 bath home with 2 detached garages. Attention to detail is obvious. Stone, woodwork, brick, stained glass and more! Full basement, country kitchen with large island, 3 stone fireplaces, open floor plan, long treed drive gives you privacy from the road. Relax on the deck and enjoy the scenic valley view. Invite friends or family to stay in the separate guest house. All on 10 partially wooded acres, additional 10 acres with pond and 30x40 barn also available.

GREAT OPPORTUNITY income-producing, 2 homes (1 custom-built). Rustic cedar-sided 1 1/2 story with basement, 4 bedrooms, 4 bath, 2 car garage, fireplace, large windows. 1 rental farmhouse with 4 bedrooms, 83 acres, 2 barns, 2 implement sheds, 2 pole barns, 2 ponds, large orchard, multiple fruits, great setup for horses, livestock, buffalo, boarding, large animal vet.

$575,000 for pictures of my listings

n Ope

Hedges Real

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310 Funston

North Lawrence. 1.5 Story. 2BR plus garage and basement. $99,900

704 Chouteau

225 Eisenhower Drive

Quail Run neighborhood. 4BR, finished basement. $225,000

Beautiful 2-story in Park West subdivision at the north edge of Wakarusa Drive. $225,000


5295 Seminole Court, McLouth

18616 46th St., McLouth

AFFORDABLE LAKE LIVING! Close to the water’s edge. Don’t judge a book by its cover! Walk in and say ‘Wow!’ Home has been completely remodeled on the inside with bamboo flooring, knotty pine cabinets, high efficiency HVAC, new hot water heater, new roof, two new decks, new paint inside and out, two new bathrooms and more! You will love it!

COUNTRY LIVING AT ITS FINEST! Custom built home with a guest house. Main home has 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, 2,104 square feet all on one level. Great open floor plan for entertaining or family get togethers. Custom woodwork, stone fireplace, covered deck, room to expand in the full unfinished basement. Guest home has 960 square feet 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, living room dining room, kitchen. Great setting on 33 acres plus pond. Morton Building is 57x72 with corrals and horse-ready, Too many options to list. Come take a look! 8 miles from Lawrence.



Attention Real Estate Investors!

Free meeting for current and future landlords. Different topic every month. April’s Topic: Evictions and Collections

5184 Cherokee Lane, McLouth LOVELY ONE STORY LAKE HOME. 2BR/2BA with 4 car garage, full walkout basement, patio, deck & screened porch. Beautiful views of the lake!

4031 W. 26th Terrace


505 River Bend Court


3 BR, huge fenced yard

1546 A Legend Trail Drive


3 BR, 3 BA, walkout basement

4917 Stoneback Dr.


3 BR, 3 BA, finished walkout

1536 A Legend Trail Drive


4 BR, 4 BA, 2 story, finished basement

2832 Lankford Drive

$173,500 3 BR, Prairie Park, new roof/siding/windows

2741-43 Grand Circle

$248,000/$124,000 each

2602 Red Cedar Dr.


5BR, 4BA, 3 car garage

746 E. 1550 Rd.


5 BR, 4 BA, 20 acres

2 BR, 2 BA, townhouse, 2 car garage

3 BR, 3 BA, 2 story

At Alvamar Country Club (1809 Crossgate Dr.) Thursday, April 21st • 7 - 8:30pm Get the list of local hot foreclosure properties. RSVP: or call 785-331-7954.


The Froese Team • RE/MAX Associates Serving Lawrence and surrounding areas

2615 Red Cedar Drive

Granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, cherry wood floors. $249,900

1101 Stone Meadows Drive Quail Run neighborhood. 5 bedrooms with basement. $269,000

2204 Rodeo Drive 5 BR, 4,000 sq. ft. + swimming pool. $389,000


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2809 Lawrence Ave. $164,000

2233 Rodeo Drive


Randy Barnes 785-766-9383

PEACEFUL AND BEAUTIFUL 2-bedroom, 2-bath end unit that backs to trees and creek in a park-like setting at Woodcreek. Full basement, washer and dryer included, available for immediate owner occupancy. Hottest deal in Woodcreek!

Hedges Real

514 Kasold Drive $173,000

BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED 4-bedroom home in great central location. Enjoy the beautiful trees as you relax in your new home. Three baths, formal living room, family room w/ fireplace, 2-car garage, basement, hardwood floors, new carpet, new paint. Nearly 2,000 sq. ft. gives you plenty of room to grow!

785-766-7575 800-843-2713

Clinton Pkwy


Hedges Real Estate Inc.


OPEN SATURDAY 0 1:3 00: 2 1 EN OP

255 N. Michigan St., 13-84 $67,900

Inverness Dr.


Carmel Dr.

Wakarusa Dr.

EXCEPTIONAL HOME! Spacious 5 bedroom overlooking Wakarusa Valley. Features open living room & kitchen with wood floors & granite, dining room and office or guest room. Walkout basement with large family room, wet bar, bedroom, office and bath. Rodeo Neighborhood pool. Stop by Sunday or call Randy for your tour. Dr.

REMARKABLE 1 1/2 STORY in superb Prairie Meadows location beautifully updated throughout. Three bedrooms, 3 baths, fireplace, loft, 2-car garage/storage shed, main-level master suite, granite countertops, new carpet and ceramic tile, new interior and exterior paint. This is a must-see!


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328 Stockade St. 3820 Stetson Dr. 2107 Greenbriar Dr. 3422 Sweet Grass Ct.






W. 31st St.

Hedges Real


Randy Barnes 785-766-9383


Massachusetts St

Kentucky St


3002 Havrone Way

AWESOME CONDO! Efficient use of space. Features wood floors, stainless appliances, designer colors, nice living room open to kitchen & private patio, 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, large utility room, newer furnace, a/c & appliances. HOA for landscaping, exterior Havrone maintenance, snow removal, Way lawn care $ insurance. Kasold Dr.

1925 Kentucky

GREAT STARTER HOME! Well-maintained with easy access to KU and downtown. Two bedrooms, 2 baths, large 3-season room, finished W 19th St room in basement with gas fireplace and 2nd bath. Newer roof, nice wood floors and all appliances included. Call Randy for a tour.Randy for a tour. 10 W 23rd St

THREE BEDROOM, 2 BATH. Located in the Deerfield neighborhood, fenced yard, fireplace. Stop by Saturday or call Mark to view. Check out www.LawrenceHomeBuyers. com. NEW PRICE $148,500

SHARP, CLEAN RANCHER with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Covered patio, deck, fenced yard, backs to Fall Creek Farms. Call Mark to view.

NEW LISTING! FABULOUS VIEWS from this well-located walkout townhome near Alvamar Golf Course. Main level master and 2nd kitchen in basement. Call Mark to view.

PRICED UNDER COUNTRY VALUATION. Three bedroom, 3 bath. Include all appliances. Corner lot. Call Mark to view. Check out www.





Wakarusa Dr

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Hedges Real

Quail Creek Dr

Would you like to offer your home For Lease without the hassle of managing it yourself?

Want to offer your home “For Sale or Lease”? We can do that.

Location Properties L.C. works with Realty Executives Hedges Real Estate to offer some homes For Sale or Lease. We currently manage over 25 rentals in the Lawrence area. Give us a call today!

Kasold Dr

n illi

George Williams Way

Tanya Kulaga

2028 Quail Creek Drive

FIVE BEDROOMS, 2 of which are nonconforming. Panoramic views of sunset from living room. Private backyard offers soothing waterfall and bubbling pond, as well as hot tub and screened back porch. Unique layout, spacious Bob Billings Pkwy rooms, this is a must-see home! MLS 124443 Dr ter St Andrews Dr

1702 Bobwhite Drive

FIVE BEDROOMS, 5 BATHS, 3-car garage, finished basement and 3 living areas. Amazingly beautiful house has spacious backyard and backs to The Bob B Reserve at Alvamar. Lovely s Pkwy location and abounding space.





Mark Hess


Hedges Real

Debbie McCarthy • 785-764-6370 •

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00

Lisa Ramler

Looking at houses on the Internet is a good start but nothing really compares to walking through the front door….Call, email or text me and we can start tomorrow.




Bob Billings Pkwy Kasold Dr.

1625 Kasold

NEW LISTING! So much room & a fabulous park-like yard. Home features 5 bedroom, 3 baths, plus an office. Big eat-in kitchen with island. Beautiful stone fireplace in finished walkout basement. Bathrooms updated, patio, deck, lots of trees & flower beds. Must see - Stop by Saturday.

Clinton Pkwy

785-979-9950 Hedges Real

Hedges Real Estate, Inc.



14| Lawrence | April 16-17, 2011

THIS WEEK’S MORTGAGE RATES Visit Mortgage Marketplace at

LENDER Capital City Bank 740 New Hampshire 330-1200 4/12/11

Commerce Bank 865-4721 4/11/11

Douglas County Bank 865-1000 4/6/11

First Assured Mortgage 785-856-LOAN (5626) 4/12/11

KU Credit Union 749-6804 3400 W. 6th 4/12/11

Lawrence Bank 838-9704 3/30/11

Landmark National Bank 841-6677 4/4/11

Meritrust Credit Union 856-7878 4/11/11

Mid America Bank

(Formerly Hilco Mortgage Co.)





Call For Rates Call For Rates

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University National Bank 841-1988 4/12/11

FHA Fixed

Call For Rates

VA Fixed 45 day lock Refinance 80% or less

Call For Rates

3/1 ARM 5/1 ARM 7/1 ARM 7/1 Jumbo

3.500+ 0 3.750 + 0 4.000 + 0 4.250 + 0

10 Yr. 20 Yr. 15 Yr. Rental 30 Yr. Rental

3.750 + 0 4.750 + 0 4.750 + 0 5.375 + 0

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5.000 + 0 5.250 + 0 6.000 + 0

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4.875 + 0 Call For Quote

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4.875 + 0 4.750 + 1 Please Call

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3/1 ARM 5/1 ARM 7/1 ARM FHA/VA USDA 100%

4.250 + 1 3.750 + 1 3.875 + 1 4.750 + 0 4.750 + 0


5.000 + 0

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3.625 + 0 4.125 + 0 as low as 3.750 + 0

Conv. Jumbo

4.875 + 0 (credit score 740) 6.000 + 0 (credit score 720)

4.250 + 0 (credit score 740)

10-Yr. Fixed 20-Yr. Fixed

3.750 + 0 4.625 + 0 (credit score 740) 3.375 + 0 (credit score 740)

Conv. Jumbo VA/FHA

4.875 + 0 Please Call 4.750 + 0

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4.000 + 0 4.000 + 0 4.000 + 0 4.750 + 0

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10-Yr. Fixed

4.000 + 0

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4.875 + 0

4.250 + 0

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Rate are hot and market looks great! Rates quoted for a 30 day lock, purchase, and $100,000 loan or higher. Call for longer lock options. All rates are calculated with credit scores - call for your quote. VA/FHA Lending available. Call Deb Drummet at 785-330-1221 or Diana Deutsch at 785-3301220 for details. Free, same day approvals.

Call BRAD SCRAPER at 865-4721 for free pre-approval and for more information on mortgages for residential and investment properties.


No application fee! Call today for a free, no pressure, no obligation custom quote. Kansas Licensed Mortgage Company M.C. 0001442.

Contact Geoff Strole at 749-6804 or Local Servicing. Free Pre-Qualifications within Minutes of Applying. Apply 24/7 at Proud to be an Approved Lender for the Tenants to Homeowners Program ... Creating Permanently Affordable Housing in Lawrence!

Free same day pre-approvals. Rates quoted on loan amounts of $125,000or more, purchase, 45 day lock with a credit score of 740 and above. Rates subject to change without notice. Now is the time to turn that adjustable rate into a fixed rate. Call or email us today for all your lending needs! Kelley Smetak at 785-856-9424 and Courtney Nowak at 785-856-9405

Call Brian McFall to get your prequalification started. Landmark has FHA, Conventional and VA loans. VA loans allow for NO DOWN PAYMENT. What could you buy with the hundreds of dollars you save in closing costs with Landmark? How about a new big screen TV or appliances? Closing costs vary from lender to lender, call Landmark and compare our costs and rates with any other lender. Call us today at 841-6677. The above rates are based on a loan of $120,000 or higher and a median credit score of 740 or above. Other rate and point options are available.

Call Deborah Kurtz @ 856-7878 and see how easy it is to get pre-approved.

841-8055 4/12/11

Sunflower Bank 4831 Quail Crest Place 4/12/11


We’ve merged our companies! Hilco Mortgage will now be part of Mid America Bank. Same location, same staff, and the same great service and rates you expect. Mid America Bank offers a FREE, No Obligation Pre-Approval Letter, and Good Faith Estimate with APR. FIRST TIME HOMEBUYER SPECIALISTS ***All loan options require approved credit. Rates for refinance vary. ***Please Call 841-8055

Stop by Sunflower Bank at 14th and Wakarusa and ask for AMANDA DIERCKS. We can help you move up or move into the home of your dreams. Sunflower Bank is an exclusive lender for Efficiency Kansas. If you’re going green, we can help. Call Amanda at 785-312-7274 or email at


CALL KATHLEEN JOHNSON AT 832-7223 for information on getting your listing in

This is not an advertisement for credit as defined by paragraph 226. 24 of regulation Z. Call lender for APR. ARM-Adjustable rate mortgage; CAPS maximum per adjustment & Lifetime rate adjustment LTV-loan to value; Jumbo-any loan amount over $417,000.


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&City Services

Lawrence: City Services City of Lawrence


Fire and Medical Department


Police Department


Department of Utilities


Lawrence Transit System


Municipal Court


Animal Control


Parks and Recreation


Westar Energy


Black Hills Energy (Gas)


Auctioneers Bill Fair Real Estate Auctions


Audio/Video Installation Kief’s Audio & Video


Guttering Jayhawk Guttering (A Division of Nieder Contracting, Inc.)


Home Appraisals Larry A. Hatfield, Appraisals Tom Monninger, SRA

843-0325 865-3550

Home Insurance Kurt Goeser, State Farm Insurance Ron King, American Family Insurance Tom Pollard, Farmers Insurance

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New Oread Group LLC to McGivern, John F., II, trustee — vacant land. Miner, Kenneth L. to Karmi, Julian A. — 2215 Ohio. MP Builders LC to Bowden, Mark, d/b/a Bowden Complete Homes — 454 Perry St. Cockrum, David E. and MorganCockrum, Sandra K. to Bowden Complete Homes LLC — 318 Locust St. Graves Land Co. LLC to Bowden Complete Homes LLC — 737 Lake St. Johnson, William E. and Barbara A. to Welch, Sean G. and Katherine E. — 2156 E. 350 Road. Lambert, Daniel M. and Carolyn F. to Brubaker, Darrel J. and Mary D. — 5904 Longleaf Drive. Price, Virginia A., trustee, to Heere, Virginia L. — 1409 Lawrence Ave., A. Thomas, Sarah B. to Calkins, Steven H. and Sheila K. — 1273 E. 1900 Road. Mets, Linda S. and Gerald T. to Whipple, David A. and Tracy D. — 3812 Trail Road. Heavin, Jani D., executor, to Moore, Carol — 3101 W. 29th St. Ad Astra Condos LLC to Reid Development LLC — 1733 W. 24th St. Mahnke, Troy A. and Miki G. to Schilling, Pamela — 2502 Carlton Drive. RLCC Inc. to Mahnke, Troy A. and Miki G. — 432 Doolittle Way. Schilling, Pamela S. to Graves, Terrance D., II, and Heather F. — 854 E. 1259 Road. Gonzales, Rebecca G., trustee, and Sheldon, Timothy A. to Trowbridge, Lary L. and Delfelder, Marjorie L. — 1068 April Rain Road. Morrison, David C. and Pamela W., trustees, to Kearn, Keenan G. and Risa L., and Petty, Carl R. and Lynette F. — vacant land. Federal National Mortgage Association to Peng, Wenchin

and Lihwoei — 804 Crestline Drive. Kara, Sanasi and Birnur to Gonzales, Rebecca G., trustee, and Sheldon, Timothy A. — 929 Stonecreek Drive. McGrew Real Estate Inc. to RLCC Inc. — 6216 Palisades Drive. Ryan, Thomas P. and Teresa A. to Bialek, John J. and Sally J. — 1028 April Rain Road. Commerce EAT LLC to VBS Enterprises — 3320 Clinton Parkway Court. Adhima, Mohamed B. and Jennifer B. to McGrew, John M., trustee, — 903 Moundridge Drive. Hassig, Douglas R. and Stacey A. to Wedman, Michael L. and Anne C. — 1131 Brynwood Court. Alford, Trice to Minard, Lucille E. and Hibschle, Faith A. — 720 N. Eagle Pass Drive. Morrison, David C. and Pamela W. to Petty, Carl R. and Lynette F. — 1251 E. 1900 Road. Brecheisen, Teddy A., Jr., and Vera L., trustees, to Kite Holdings LLC — 715 High St., Baldwin City. Lawks Group LC to Monaghan, John J. and Janine M. — 546 Schwarz Road. Kaw Valley Bank, trustee, to Johnson, William C. and Mayberry, Claudia — 942 Hilltop Drive. Hall, Robert A. and Leticia to Baldwin, Jacob C. and Laura C. — 4833 W. 26th St. Hogan, Christopher W. and Kristi L. to Heidner, Scott — 205 Campbell Drive. Campbell, John S., Jr., Margarita, Michael E., Kevin G. and Monica K.; Coiro-Campbell, Cecile M.; and Basler, Berry and Caroline B.C. to Axelsson, Mats T. and Megan —1931 Tenn. Dawson, Christopher and Dawn L. to Parent, Wendy S. and Johnson, Richard — 846 N. 1909 Road.


16| Lawrence | April 16-17, 2011

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3008 W 27th

2 Lawrence Locations

1501 Kasold Dr • Lawrence • KS • 66047 4100 W 6th St • Lawrence • KS • 66049


1402 Church St, Ste. E • Eudora • KS •66025 785.542.1112 • Fax 785.542.1164


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• 2 • McGrew Real Estate • 785.843.2055 •

This information is deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.

1515 Prestwick Ct

853 N 1663 Rd

2170 E 225 Rd

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00

SHOWN BY APPOINTMENT OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 - 4:00 Fine CraFtsmanship estate!

• Gourmet Kitchen w/ Hearth Rm • High Efficiency HVAC, Air Filters • New Windows,Copper Flashing • On Three Lots - Over an Acre • English Gardens w/ Lg. Koi Pond


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 4534 Sqft MLS#: 124656

5 Acres


15 Acres

1919 Quail Run

inCredible Value! • • • •

Kimberly Williams

Lovely Family Custom Home, Beautiful 5 Ac. Setting Soaring Ceilings Bamboo Floors Easy Living in this Happy, Happy Home!

5 Bedroom, 5 Bath, Basement: Yes 4717 Sqft Price: $550,000 MLS# 122398 VT# 2306364

Nancy O’Brien


seCluded tranquil setting!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 home is ready For new owner!

• Golf Course Oasis,Garden Entry • Irreplaceable Value! 3900 Sqft • Nature & Quality Unbeatable! • 3 BR Townhome - Fritzel Built • HOA Takes Care of the Rest


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 3896 Sqft MLS#: 118915


Connie Friesen


• • • • •

Gorgeous Log Home,Very Open Floor Plan Set in Large Grove of Trees Outdoor Living on Wraparound Porch Near Scenic Kansas River Geothermal Heating and Cooling

3 Bedroom, 3 Bath, Basement: Yes 3522 Sqft Price: $425,000 MLS# 124889 VT# 2443347

Suzy Novotny


2232 Vermont

1415 N 960 Rd

1705 St Andrews Dr

1008 Summerfield Way

1125 Stonecreek

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 reCent improVements Just Finished!

3 Acres OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 First time open! won’t last!

OPEN SATURDAY 12:00 - 2:00 new to the market!

OPEN SATURDAY 11:00 - 1:00 Fox Chase Charmer!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 wonderFul gold star home!

• 4 BR, 2-Story Home in Walking Distance to Downtown/KU • Fresh New Paint, New Kitchen Countertops & New Appliances • Don’t Miss Opportunity to Own


4 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 4240 Sqft MLS#: 122402 VT#: 1473187

Lucy Harris


• Gorgeous Cntry Home, 5 BR+ Close to Town! 3 Acres • Large Bedrooms, 2 Laundries! • Main Lvl Master, Finished Bsmt • BigYard for Kids, Pets, or Pool


5 Bed, 4 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 3480 Sqft MLS#: 124960

Janet Scott


2005-2011 E 795 Rd

• Beautiful Walk-Out Ranch • Remodeled Kitchen & Master BA • New Roof/High Efficiency HVAC • Secluded Outdoor Living Space • Backs to Golf Course, Must-See


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2906 Sqft MLS#: 124873

Bev Roelofs


• Large Kitchen w/ Double Pantry • Full Basement w/ Lg. Rec Room, Office/BR, Bath, 2nd Laundry • Lg. Deck, Fence, Sprinkler System • Lots of Built-Ins & Storage


4 Bed, 4 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 3538 Sqft MLS#: 123703 VT#: 2329786

Twila Baker


• Immaculate 2-Story • 2 Large Main Level Living Areas • Generous Rm Sizes & Storage • Rm to Expand in Daylight Bsmt • Low Cost Utilities


4 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2601 Sqft MLS#: 124744

Toni McCalla


319 N Eaton

5214 Carson Pl

4137 Wimbledon Cir

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 quality & Value abound!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 main leVel liVing!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 beautiFul home!


• Spacious Master Suite • Gourmet Kitchen w/ Granite • Exotic Wood Floors • Open Floor Plan • Daylight Basement with Bar


20 Acres




4 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2641 Sqft MLS#: 123243 VT#: 2287708

Twila Baker



4 Bed, 4 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 3538 Sqft MLS#: 124581 VT#: 2420625

Kim Clements


Homes marked with the McGrew Gold Star

Wooded Seclusion & Privacy Main House & Guest Cottage 20 Acres, Pond, 65’ x 30’ Building Close to Lawrence & Topeka Just Call Deborah! 766-6759

3 Bedroom, 3 Bath, Basement: Yes 2508 Sqft Price: $299,900 MLS# 124924

John Esau

• Nice Quiet Street • Open Floor Plan w/ Living Spaces • Hardwood Floors, Screen Porch • Fun Play Area in Basement • Mature Trees, Close to Schools

1521 Fountain Dr

Just listed! • • • • •

4 Bed, 4 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 3250 Sqft MLS#: 123229

• Ranch Plan w/ Full Finished Bsmt • Eat-In Kitchen + Formal Dining • Wet Bar, Family Rm, Bedroom & Bath in Full Finished Basement • Quality Home at a Great Price

have met the following criteria: inspected, OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 new listing!

Deborah McMullen


• Gorgeous Home in the Villas • Exceptional Quality & Design • Granite Countertops & Lanai • Many Upgrades • Low Maintenance, Easy Living


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1894 Sqft MLS#: 124919

repairs completed, cosmetically enhanced, priced competitively, and offer a 1

Dawn Hill


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2607 Stratford Dr

681 N 1495 Rd

413 Nancy Ct

OPEN SATURDAY 12:00 - 2:00 beautiFul wooded 3 aCre setting!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 one owner home!

428 Doolittle Way

3 Acres OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 - 2:00 gorgeous Custom home!

• Spacious Home, 3 Living Areas • Walk-Out Basement • Stone Wrought Iron Fencing • Master Suite w/ Loft & Library • Close to Schools


4 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 3839 Sqft MLS#: 124739

Pam Bushouse


• One Level Living, Finished Bsmt • 2 Living, Formal Dining, 3+ Bdrm • Woodstove, Fenced Yard • Hwy 40 West of Lawrence to Stull Rd, then 700 East, S. 1 Mile


Sheila Santee

3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2960 Sqft MLS#: 124435


• New Price • 5 Large Bedrooms • Finished Daylight Basement • Large Master Bedroom • Meticulously Maintained


5 Bed, 4 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2723 Sqft MLS#: 124044 VT#: 2275854

Brooke Hothan


Sarah Dreiling

Erin Mehojah

766-4666 393-4013 old world ranCh! OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 • Vaulted Open Living SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 • Living,Breakfast,Kitchen • 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Basement: No • Stained Beams, Granite • 1755 Sqft Price: $239,900 • Stainless Appliances • Staged - Must-See! • MLS#: 123934

3917 Blazing Star Ct

1601 Rhode Island

1011 Drum Dr

5226 Carson Pl

2901 Westdale Rd

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 First time open!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 distinguished barker home!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 easy liVing in green tree!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 beautiFul open Floor plan!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 well Cared For!

• Open Ad Aster Plan by Highland • Granite/Ceramic Tile in Kitchen • Large Open Great Room • Beautiful Stone Fireplace • Great Home on Cul-de-Sac Lot


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1770 Sqft MLS#: 123757 VT#: 2375011

John Payne


• Pre-Inspected, Repairs Made • One Year Home Warranty • Ideal Entertaining Spaces • Appliances Stay • Low Traffic, Walk to School!


Nate Paradis

4 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2201 Sqft MLS#: 123922 VT#: 2356629


• Ad Astra Plan by Highland Const. • Large Open Great Room • Granite Tops, Ceramic Tile Kit. • Master Suite w/ Vaulted Ceilings • Beautiful Stone FP in Great Rm


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1770 Sqft MLS#: 120646 VT#: 2077943

Billie Wedel


• Vaulted LR w/ Stone Fireplace • Eat-In Kitchen, Formal Dining • Floor to Ceiling Windows in Sunroom - Fenced Backyard • Move-In Ready


4 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1930 Sqft MLS#: 124751 VT#: 2431521

Judy Brynds


• New A/C in 2011! • Popular Orchards Location • Sunset Elm & West Junior High • Close to KU Campus • Naturalized & Luscious Terrain


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: No, 2100 Sqft MLS#: 124584 VT#: 2418239

Becky Mondi


319 Woodlawn Dr

4129 Seele Way

1717 Illinois

4108 Spring Hill Dr

4113 Goldfield

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 Just listed!

OPEN SAT & SUN 1:00 - 3:00 Cottage ranCh!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:30 - 3:30 uniVersity plaCe bungalow!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 great Value, great loCation!

OPEN SUNDAY 12:30 - 3:30 new listing - First time open!

• Fabulous Main Living + 2 BR Up • Upscale Amenities Throughout • Home Office, Lovely Built-Ins • Mexican Tiles, Hrdwds on Main • HOA Lawncare, Snow, & Pool


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: No, 2051 Sqft MLS#: 124948

Becky Mondi


• Vaulted Ceiling Breakfast, Living Room, Master Bed & Bath • Ceramic Tile Main Traffic Areas • Granite Tops, Skylights • Finished Nicely/Tastefully


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1476 Sqft MLS#: 123933

Erin Mehojah


• Beautiful Wood Flrs & Doors • Renovated Kitchen & Bath • Amazing Storage Throughout • Updated w/ New 2-Car Garage • Stop By or Just Call Deborah



4 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1545 Sqft McMullen MLS#: 124530 VT#: 2414763 766-6759

• Tiled Bksplash, Updated Kitchen • Fenced Backyard, Deck with Screened-In Porch, Fin. Bsmt • Living Room Features Fireplace • Formal Dining for Entertaining


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2048 Sqft MLS#: 124363 VT#: 2262903

5905 Longleaf Cir

2704 Lockridge Dr

Judy Brynds


• Spacious Quail Run Home • Updated Kitchen/Flooring, Paint • Large Eat-In Kitchen • 2 Main Level Living Areas • Partially Finished Basement


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2035 Sqft MLS#: 124871 VT#: 2440987

Erin Morgan


1429 Legends Cir OPEN SATURDAY 1:30 - 3:30

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 new listing!

• Sharp Clemente Townhome! • Dark Wood Floors Throughout • Large Open Kitchen • Storm Shelter, Storage • HOA Covers Snow/Lawn/Paint


2 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1605 Sqft MLS#: 124876

Large Living & Dining Rooms Beautiful Hardwood Flrs in Living/Dining Rms Vaulted Family Room with Fireplace Roomy Eat-In Kitchen 5th Non-Conforming Basement Bedroom

4 Bedroom, 4 Bath, Basement: Yes 2380 Sqft Price: $199,900 MLS# 123531 VT# 2315784


2409 Stowe Dr

priCe reduCed! • • • • •

Laura Smysor

great opportunity!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 bring the Family!

Diane Kennedy


• Very Well Maintained Home • Finished Basement w/ Wet Bar • Large Fenced Backyard • Two Decks, One with Hot Tub • Sprinkler System


4 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 2320 Sqft MLS#: 124777

Mary Jones


• • • • •

Finished Walk-Out Bsmt, 4 BR/4 BA Home! Large Spacious Casual Dining Area Beautiful Kitchen - Many Upgrades 2 Decks Overlooking Amazing View All Appliances Included

4 Bedroom, 4 Bath, Basement: Yes 2103 Sqft Price: $182,000 MLS# 124914 VT# 2319352

Suzy Novotny


• 4 • McGrew Real Estate • 785.843.2055 •

This information is deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.

1807 Alabama

5229 Carson Dr

2722 Bluestem

3008 W 27th

1409 Northfield Ct

OPEN SATURDAY 12:00 - 2:00 great loCation south oF ku!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 priCe reduCed!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 sharp new listing! 1st time open!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:30 - 3:30 sharp prairie meadows home!

OPEN SATURDAY 2:00 - 4:00 enJoy your summer!

• Charming Vintage Home • Original Woodwork • Updated Kitchen • Detached Garage, Fenced Yard • Stop By or Call for Appointment


3 Bed, 1 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1152 Sqft MLS#: 124979

Toni McCalla


• Pre-Inspected,Home Warranty • Move-In Ready Condition • All Kitchen Appliances Included • Fully Fenced Backyard • Great NW Lawrence Location


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1504 Sqft MLS#: 124916 VT#: 2113490

Heather Salb


• Remodeled Baths w/ Upgrades • Awesome Fenced Yard, Lg. Patio • Many Kitchen Upgrades • 1 Block from Sunflower & SWJH • Rich, Warm Decor Inside & Out


4 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1748 Sqft MLS#: 124947

Amy LeMert


• Main Level Master • Updated Bathrooms & Kitchen • Pre-Inspected • Move-In Ready • Spacious Master Suite


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1872 Sqft MLS#: 124890 VT#: 2442776

John Esau


• Huge Landscaped Lot w/ Garden • Large Eat-In Kitchen • Formal Dining Room • Gas Fireplace • Master with Sitting Area


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1716 Sqft MLS#: 122583 VT#: 2217699

Barbara Hodgson


2009 E 30th

4724 W 24th

2412 Stowe Dr

1805 Delaware

832 Oak

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00

OPEN SUNDAY 2:00 - 4:00 great westside loCation!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30 northwest beauty!

OPEN SATURDAY 11:00 - 1:00 CraFtsman style home!

OPEN SATURDAY 12:00 - 2:00 First time open!

• New Flooring & Paint • Eat-In Kitchen,Formal Dining Rm • All Appliances Stay • Fenced Backyard • Easy Access to K-10


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1730 Sqft MLS#: 124310 VT#: 2407901

• Near Bike Trails • Spacious & Open Floor Plan • Hrdwd Floors, Upgraded Lights • Finished Walk-Out Basement • 4 Large Bedrooms Kim Clements




4 Bed, 4 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1816 Sqft Swearingen MLS#: 124838 VT#: 2445515 550-3424

• Open Floor Plan, Vaulted Ceilings • New Carpet,CeramicTile,Wood Floors,New Exterior Paint • Fireplace - Move-In Ready • Large Patio & Wood Fenced Yard


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1385 Sqft MLS#: 124612 VT#: 2422391

Caren Rowland


• Stylish Comfortable Floor Plan • Wonderful Eat-In Kitchen • Vaulted Ceilings, Gas Fireplace • Beautiful Wood Floors • Awesome Backyard Setting


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1414 Sqft MLS#: 124604 VT#: 2422473

Dawn Hill


• Enjoy River Levy & Bike Trails • 1-Story 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath • 2-Car Garage • Move-In Ready • 1/2 Block from Boat Access


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1378 Sqft MLS#: 124971

Eddie Davalos


2029 Learnard Ave

1121 Natalie

1519 Savage

348 E 12th

201 Arrowhead

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 rural setting in the City!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 great Value!

Eudora OPEN SATURDAY 11:00 - 1:00 Just listed!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:30 - 3:30 great downtown loCation!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:00 - 3:00 Just listed!

• Beautiful Original Hardwoods • Woodburning Fireplace • Nice Updated Eat-In Kitchen • Wooded, Almost 1/2 Acre Lot! • Awesome Barker Neighborhood


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1258 Sqft MLS#: 124224 VT#: 2302316

Stella Miner


• Move-In Ready, New Carpet • New Energy Efficient Windows • Open Floor Plan • Master Separate from Other BR • Fenced Yard, Quiet Street


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1386 Sqft MLS#: 124696

Amy Harris


918 Olivers Ct

• Move-In Ready! • 4th Non-Conforming Bedroom • Full Finished Basement • 2 Living Areas • Fenced Backyard


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1980 Sqft MLS#: 124903 VT#: 2443171

Tasha Wertin


• Claw Foot Tub in Bathroom • Fenced Backyard • Storage Shed • Freshly Painted Interior • Don’t Miss This One!


2 Bed, 1 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1144 Sqft MLS#: 124698 VT#: 2426950

Maxine Gregory


• Great Location, Corner Lot • Two Living Areas • Unfinished Walk-Out Basement • Large FencedYard • Close to Schools and Stores


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1372 Sqft MLS#: 124981

Amy Harris


307 Wisconsin

2400 McKinley Ct

2739 Grand Cir

OPEN SATURDAY 1:30 - 3:30 FantastiC Value!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 quiet Cul-de-saC loCation!

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 stylish townhouse!

OPEN SUNDAY 1:30 - 3:30

• Move-In Ready Condition • 2 Living Areas • Fireplace & Vaulted Ceiling • Fenced Yard • Mature Trees


3 Bed, 1 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1132 Sqft MLS#: 124587 VT#: 2418016

tons oF speCial Features! • • • • •

One Level Living, Great Layout Stainless Steel Appliances Custom Tile on Fireplace Amazing Kitchen with Pantry Walk to Downtown & Bike Trails

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Basement: No 1302 Sqft Price: $156,000 MLS# 124749 VT# 2431613

Suzy Novotny


Twila Baker


• Beautiful Wood Floors • Updated Kitchen & Bathrooms • Great Deck on the Front • Back Patio, Private Backyard • Close to KU and Shopping


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1162 Sqft MLS#: 123663 VT#: 2327185

Steve Albright


• Brilliant Spacious Floor Plan • New Carpet, Vinyl,Paint,Formica • Nice Kitchen Appliances Included • Pantry, Loft, Gas Log Fireplace • Wonderful Neighborhood


3 Bed, 3 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1388 Sqft MLS#: 124549 VT#: 2422221

Dawn Hill


2727 Harrison Pl

422 Elm

255 N Michigan #18-108

OPEN SATURDAY 1:00 - 3:00 sharp westside townhome!

OPEN SUNDAY 2:00 - 4:00 First time buyer alert!

OPEN SUNDAY 12:00 - 2:00 great spaCe For priCe!

• 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath • 2-Car Garage • 1st Floor Master • Lots of Fresh Paint, Carpet, & Vinyl


3 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: No, 1422 Sqft MLS#: 124438 VT#: 2191401

Linn Wiley


• North Lawrence Living • Recently Remodeled • 2 Outbuildings • Ready for You! • See It Sunday


2 Bed, 1 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 698 Sqft MLS#: 123581 VT#: 2317045

Nicholas Lerner


• Open, Vaulted Floor Plan • 2 Bdrms, 1 1/2 BA, Deck, Bsmt • Fridge & Washer/Dryer Included • HOA Maintains Lawn & Exterior • Own Your Own Home!


2 Bed, 2 Bath, Bsmt: Yes, 1032 Sqft MLS#: 123443

Sheila Santee


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