Where to Trick-or-Treat in Lawrence, KS

Where to Trick-or-Treat in Lawrence, KS


Call us old fashioned, but traditional trick-or-treating is far more entertaining than “trunk-or-treats" or visiting a mall. Right? Well, if you’re like us and enjoy sticking to tradition, you’re probably preparing to take your kids out to trick-or-treat in Lawrence. But where should you go, if not in your own little neck of the woods?

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2022 Subaru Outback vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5

2022 Subaru Outback vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5


Twenty years before Mazda even conceived of the CX-5, Subaru was pushing the envelope with its Outback. Since 1994, Outback has been the #1 selling wagon in America, offering boatloads of utility and a retro aesthetic that’s since become a hipster trend.

Then, in 2012, the CX-5 emerged as a compact SUV/CUV to combat with the Outbacks of the world. Has it succeeded after only a decade on the market? Meh. While Mazda’s new CX-5 talks a big game, it’s lacking a certain je ne sais quoi that makes models like the Outback special.

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The First Subaru Electric SUV Gains a Name: Solterra

Subaru Electric SUV
Subaru Solterra, Subaru’s first electric SUV. Wait. Solterra... Solterra... Why does that sound so familiar? Let’s refresh your memory.

Do you remember taking Latin in high school? Perhaps not, since schools stopped teaching Latin sometime around the Jimmy Carter administration. But if you’re like me – old and okay with it – upon reading the word “Solterra,” you probably got hit with a flashback of your Latin teacher, Mrs. Jacobi, publicly scolding you for believing “carpe diem” was a type of fish. (What? Was that just me? This explains so much...)

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The Best Fourth of July Events Near Lawrence (2021)

Fourth of July Events Near Lawrence


It’s time for festive parades and dazzling displays of pyrotechnic patriotism as folks around Lawrence, KS, and surrounding communities get ready to celebrate the Fourth of July 2021 in sparkling style.

If you’re looking for the top Independence Day celebrations near Lawrence, KS, you’ve come to the right place. After last year’s COVID-19 halt to many traditional July 4th fireworks shows and Independence Day gatherings, the area is roaring back in 2021 with an array of exciting and fun-filled July 4th events for the entire family.

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2021 Subaru Forester vs. 2021 Ford Bronco Sport

2021 Subaru Forester vs. 2021 Ford Bronco SportA decade or two ago, you wouldn’t be caught dead off-roading with a compact crossover—it just wasn’t a thing. Today? Boy, how the world’s changed. Small SUVs have evolved to give us the option to explore the rugged terrain around Lake Shawnee, to trek up the muddy slopes near Clinton State Park, to transform into submarines and survey the ocean floor.

Okay, maybe we haven’t come that far, but it’s safe to say that compact SUVs are better than ever.

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7 Best Kansas Campgrounds Near Lawrence

Kansas Campgrounds Near LawrenceIf you own a Subaru, you already know that it’s the perfect outdoor adventure vehicle. Subarus excel at taking the road less traveled thanks to their legendary all-wheel-drive, advanced off-road suspension, and impressive cargo-carrying capabilities—all of which are standard fare on all Subaru SUVs and wagons.

If you’re looking for the best campgrounds for tents, dog-friendly camping, or campsites near lakes, we have the answers. So, let’s go camping!

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9 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Car & Garage

Washing SubaruWhen you finally emerge into the warmth of spring, after a long, cold winter here in Lawrence, you want everything around you to shine—including your car and garage. Unfortunately, you might have a hard time deciding where to start. (And with winter's accumulated dirt and grime to get rid of, you've got your work cut out for you!)

When you're ready to dive in with your spring cleaning tasks, make sure you utilize these key car care tips, and you’re sure to make your vehicle and garage shiny as sin.

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Subaru: #1 in Residual Value (Again)

ALG Awards

We know Subaru vehicles retain their value better than others. Subaru owners know it, too. And now the world’s also in on the auto industry’s biggest little secret, as J.D. Power’s ALG has handed Subaru the Residual Value Award for the fifth time in six years.

In all, four Subaru models – that’s 50% of Subaru’s lineup – won individual Residual Value Awards for their respective segments, which is one main reason for the brand’s overall win.

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