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Urban garden experiment is blossoming in Houston

...container pots had been donated, city officials had hopped on board and a garden had sprouted outside the 25-story Bob Lanier Public Works Building.Now, two months later, herbs, vegetables and flowers are flourishing on a bustling city street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2010-07-29/urban-garden-experim
Gardening | Life
Stern picks 12 for rules committee

...officiating; Jerry West, recently retired executive vice president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers; Bob Lanier, special assistant to the commissioner; Rod Thorn, president of the New Jersey Nets; and Wayne Embry, consultant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/16/nba_307626.shtml
NBA
Friends, family recall Wilt's humor, curiosity

...coached Chamberlain and the Philadelphia 76ers to the NBA title in 1967; NBA greats Elgin Baylor, Connie Hawkins, Bob Lanier, Nate Thurmond, Bill Walton and Jerry West. Russell, also a Hall of Fame center, recalled his intense showdowns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/17/oth_273658.shtml
Other sports
Pistons dominate Spurs, 96-79

...They didn't, and now it's a whole different series. Notes: Wallace's five blocks in the first quarter tied Bob Lanier's club record for blocks in a quarter.... Doctors used CPR to revive a man who had an apparent heart attack during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/15/nba_456070.shtml
NBA
Adams finally arrives

...first with Jacksonville, then with Phoenix, before staying. In 1995, he wanted a new stadium, and when Houston mayor Bob Lanier balked, Adams phoned Bredesen. "I said, `Mr. Mayor. I'm Bud Adams. I own the Houston Oilers and I'll move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/29/pro_281563.shtml
NFL
HMO experiment ending in failure

...agreed to let HMOs sign up recipients. But by then, it was too late to recover lost ground, Mr. Layton said. But Dr. Bob Lanier, an Atlanta physician and past president of the Georgia Medical Association, said the Medicaid system inherently is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/02/met_271187.shtml
Metro
NHL expanding to Atlanta, Nashville, St. Paul and Columbus

...to commit themselves to play in the Summit." The NBA's Rockets want to move out of that arena, and Houston Mayor Bob Lanier is hopeful a new facility can be built, but there appears little chance that will happen before 2003. Expansion applicant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/18/oth_210066.shtml
Other sports
Dreams of the NBA good life in South Africa

...a chance to play in the United States. "I expect to get taller," he said. He now stands 7-2. Former NBA star Bob Lanier hopes the African players will stand tall in other ways. The Hall of Famer told the players they must help those in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/10/nba_386288.shtml
NBA
Pistons beat Hawks in overtime

...Detroit player since Dennis Rodman in 1992-93 to pass 1,000 in a single-season. ... Rodman, Bill Laimbeer and Bob Lanier each had three consecutive seasons of 1,000 or more rebounds. ... Detroit improved to 2-4 in overtime this season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/15/nba_312924.shtml
NBA
Hall celebrates basketball greats

...shooting gallery that feeds basketballs on a conveyor. It shows gushy fan mail sent to players by little kids. It has Bob Lanier's gondola-like size 22 sneakers, bronzed like baby shoes. The hall celebrates the game's men and women, school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/12/liv_283778.shtml
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