Activity tagged “lawrence”
I've scraped the Lawrence Police Department's crime stats and uploaded the results to Timetric. Some interesting stuff here: property and drug/alcohol crime is roughly flat since 1999, but violent crime shows a marked increase. Also, credit card and ATM fraud appears to have shot up over 100% since late 2007.
Apparently Lawrence has an official wiki. Awesome.
KU doing their GIS Day again this year. I went last year and it was a blast; I'm totally there again this year.
Retrospective of the Jayhawk's 2008 season with all sorts of slick design by Richard. Awesome.
Looks like the Pig's gonna get the keep its sidewalk liquor license. It's awesome when government does the right thing.
The owner of our company gets some serious props.
Draft magazine says what I've been saying for years: Free State's beers are among the best in the country. Only 45 barrels, though, so drink up while you can!
Looks like this is the closest available Clinton Lake weather.
Doesn't update until the ranger arrives around 8am, but this is the only real source of information about wind conditions at Clinton Lake.
A nice story about file-sharing culture here in Lawrence, with a cameo by Yours Truely.
Catch a sneak peak at the new design of ljworld.com. Launching site-wide this week, Murphy willing.
James' article hits SitePoint. Well done, James!
My nominee for the funniest comment ever posted to lcom.
“The 2nd Annual Brewgrass Festival combines two Lawrence traditions: great microbrews and great live music. You’re invited to quaff responsibly and quench that “microbrew” craving, while indulging on great eats and live beats.”
Get paid to work with Django.
Come work for us!
“… at a time when newspapers big and small are facing financial and journalistic crossroads, media analysts say The Journal-World, with a circulation of just 20,000, offers guidelines for moving forward.”
Look, we're on NPR!
A look back at the years I’ve spent a the Journal-World, and an announcement about the future.
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