Alicia Henrikson

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Local daylong concert to drum up relief

What began as one Lawrence woman's idea to hold a small benefit concert to help raise money for hurricane relief has turned into a full-blown, daylong concert with a carnival atmosphere.

Biker-style bar and grill enticing customers to hog heaven

Sticky floors, grimy walls and dim lighting.

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Roller Warriors

The down-and-dirty sport of roller derby is being embraced by a new generation of women

It's the ultimate girl fight. Women push and shove. They body-check each other. They get in brawls. They purposely fall to take out an opposing team's player. But this isn't football or rugby. It's a full-contact sport that involves roller skates, flashy outfits and -- usually -- fishnets.

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