If you know a full-time musician whose name is not Kanye West, it’s more likely than not that individual is making a huge — often monetary —sacrifice in order to pursue personal happiness and keep the community satisfied. “Music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and […]
When Abby Petrulis visits Massachusetts Street, she’s on the lookout for something unique and exciting, like a quirky shop, vintage store or one-of-a-kind restaurant. “It’s always alive. There’s always something going on,” she said. “There’s simply no place like it.” Petrulis, a freshman from Olathe, is one of many who feel this way. It’s a […]
iPhone or Android: that is the choice students now face when upgrading smart phones. With the recent release of the iPhone 5, many students are quick to get their hands on the latest handheld device from Apple. Josh Maddux, a senior from Overland Park, just upgraded to the iPhone 5 from the iPhone 4 he […]
The School of Business launched a new program to keep Kansas businesses running after its owners retire. The Redefining Retirement program matches companies in need of new management with Kansas universities’ graduates looking to run their own business. It started when RedTire director Wally Meyer met with economic development advisers in Goodland. As they explained […]
RedTire program will help retiring business owners hand over the reigns to recent graduates.
Thousands rushed to downtown Lawrence to celebrate a trip to the National Championship.
Twenty-six downtown art galleries and businesses participate in this monthly event that showcases local and national artists.
Bars and stores extended business hours Sunday for basketball fans.
These two seniors planned for a year before launching their new clothing company called Livin Elite.
A number of businesses are seeing an increase in profits and continue to thrive
Lines outside of bars and packed restaurants showed the increase in downtown business.
New owner Brandon Graham hopes of erasing the pizzeria’s past of bad publicity of the previous owner failing to pay employees.
Students buy and sell original crafts on this retail website.
With all the successful Mexican food on Massachusetts St., Tapas opens in hopes to stand out
Kathleen Merrigan was in Lawrence Thursday to discuss local farming.