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  1. Take a look at what’s going on in your community.
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    NuStep added to LDCHA

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority recently added a NuStep recumbent cross trainer machine to Babcock Place, thanks to a LiveWell Community Wellness Grant. Read on...
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    Join the National Bike Challenge

    You can represent Douglas County in the National Bike Challenge! Read on...
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    MPO approves Loop alignment study

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Metropolitan Planning Organization Policy Board approved a planning project Feb. 23 that will be a step forward in development of the Lawrence Loop. Read on...
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    MPO launches survey on transportation plan

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Metropolitan Planning Organization needs your help updating the long-range transportation plan. Read on...
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    Video highlights future Lawrence Loop

    Are you a Looper? LiveWell Lawrence and partners continue to advocate for finishing a 22-mile loop trail around Lawrence everyone could enjoy. Read on...
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    Common Ground accepting applications

    Common Ground, the City of Lawrence’s community gardening and urban gardening program, is accepting applications for the 2017 growing season. Read on...
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    Extension office to offer cooking classes

    K-State Research and Extension-Douglas County will offer hands-on cooking classes on how to prepare quick and easy healthy meals. Read on...
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    Healthy Sprouts comes to Baldwin City

    Sunrise Project recently added a new child care center to the Healthy Sprouts farm-to-preschool program. Read on...
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    Bike to School Day set for May 10

    Join in the fun Wednesday, May 10, for Bike to School Day! Read on...
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    Coalition sets 2016-17 Policy Platform

    LiveWell Lawrence recently announced its 2016-17 Policy Platform priorities. The platform includes a specific goal for each work group to work toward in the coming year. Read on...
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    LiveWell chooses Culture of Health Action Award winners

    LiveWell Lawrence awarded five Culture of Health Action Awards Nov. 18 at its anniversary celebration. The awardees were selected by work groups. Read on...
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    Tobacco21 efforts in Douglas County

    The LiveWell Lawrence Tobacco-Free Living Work Group is asking businesses, organizations and individuals to endorse the Tobacco21 initiative in Douglas County. Read on...
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    Tobacco-free campus initiative launches at Baker University

    A tobacco-free coalition has launched on Baker University’s campus. Read on...
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    WorkWell Lawrence Symposium set for May 3

    The annual WorkWell Lawrence Symposium will be from 7:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, May 3. The program will begin at 8 a.m. Read on...