Mark Your Calendars for the Lawrence Community Bike Ride

We posted the save the date – and here are all the details.. Be sure if you’re stopping in at any of the sponsors of this year’s rides to thank them for supporting a safe way for people to get into bicycling and an active lifestyle here in Lawrence,...

Lawrence Humane Society’s Megan Scheibe Visits Lawrence Central

Megan Scheibe of the Lawrence Humane Society said she always has loved animals and proves her point by currently being the adoptive “mother” of four pets. Speaking at Lawrence Central Rotary on June 8, she said the Humane Society nurtures the human-animal bond by...

Dana Lattin on Rebuilding the Ryan Gray Playground for All

Ryan Gray was born in Lawrence in 1973 with an inoperable brain tumor, which limited him physically but not intellectually.  Noticed by KU basketball coach, Larry Brown, Ryan became an official ball boy for the KU team and its unofficial  number one fan and good luck...

Record-breaking Bicycle Rider Ashton Lambie Tells His Tale

The old record time for the more-than-400-mile trip across Kansas on a bicycle was 29 hours and 52 minutes, set by Tim Parks of McPherson in July 1993. Ashton Lambie’s wanted to complete the same journey in 24 hours or less.  “Technology has come a long...