Archive for Wednesday, December 7, 2011

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Kelley’s Grille owners give $370 check to United Way
December 7, 2011
The owners of Kelley’s Grille and Bar in Basehor last month presented a $368 check to the United Way of Leavenworth County after participating in the United Way campaign’s “Dining Out” program this fall.
Middle-school ‘Patriot’ reaches state level of VFW essay competition
December 7, 2011
Pieces of paper, filled with passages that had been scratched out and rewritten, were spread across the Foster family’s dinner table as Alyssa Foster worked on her VFW Patriot’s Pen essay earlier this fall, her mother Linda remembers.
Recall email raises concerns from Basehor residents, council members
05:11 p.m., December 7, 2011 Updated 02:18 p.m.
An unsolicited email message promoting the effort to recall two Basehor City Council members has caused some residents to question how the sender obtained their email addresses.
Probe finds no impropriety in complaint against Bonner police
December 7, 2011
While the city of Bonner Springs has found no wrongdoing after a complaint was made against its Police Department, it will create a policy to try to prevent future concerns of impropriety.
Bathing through the ages
December 7, 2011
­If any room in the house has changed, it is the bathroom. When we were planning to remodel our kitchen, I glanced through some plan books and the once- forgotten and unmentioned room in the house has had a major makeover.
Firm football commitment was key to ‘Cats’ Murphy developing into a finalist for the Fontana Award
December 7, 2011
Colin Murphy’s path to Tuesday’s Simone Awards ceremony at Lee’s Summit West High School began a year ago.
Hy-Vee Shootout includes BLHS boys
December 7, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team will compete in the 17th annual Hy-Vee Shootout this year.
Two BLMS wrestlers nab first-place finishes
December 7, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School wrestling team continues to show steady progress, and the results backed that up on Dec. 4.
Remember When
December 7, 2011
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
County’s help sought for CR-1 park
December 7, 2011
The Tonganoxie City Council agreed Monday to request the Leavenworth County Commission help pay for an estimated $700,000 in improvements to the road leading to its undeveloped industrial park.
5 Questions: Picking safe toys
Pay heed to labels, guidelines, experts advise
December 7, 2011
Cherie Sage, state director of Safe Kids Kansas, reminds shoppers that safety needs to be on the top of everyone’s list when picking out a child’s toy this holiday season.