Secondary menu

Skip to primary content



ART BEAT: Inventor Girls Become Inventor Women

I remember when Lauri invented the talking crosswalk, though I forget what she called it. This was still several years before accessible pedestrian signals were omnipresent. Lauri was in fifth grade when I was in fourth, and that year at the school Invention Fair she came out with an idea for a crosswalk sign that … Continued






Lawrence Business Hall of Fame gains four new inductees | Lawrence Journal-World

May 3, 2018 by Rochelle Valverde Junior Achievement-Lawrence Business Hall of Fame honorees and representatives are pictured on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at the USD 497 district offices. From left are Martin Moore, representing his father, Bob Moore, founder of Advanco Inc., who is being inducted posthumously, John McGrew, president and CEO of McGrew Real Estate, … Continued


Local sculptors to showcase work in collaborative exhibit at Lawrence Arts Center | UDK

April 27, 2018 by Jaya Chakka From April 20 to May 19, the Lawrence Arts Center will feature the works of local artists Jenny Doores and Andrew Cho in an exhibit titled “Devil Take the Hindmost.” Featuring a plethora of sculptures ranging from starkly grayscale to vividly colorful, the collection addresses socio-political issues from multiple perspectives. … Continued