Archive for Wednesday, February 29, 2012

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Polls

Have you filed your taxes yet?

Response Percent
Yes — I file as soon as I have all of my necessary documents and forms.
 
42%
No, but I hope to do it before April.
 
37%
Yes, I managed to get it done a little early this year.
 
11%
No — and I’ll probably be in line at the Post Office at the last minute April 17.
 
5%
No — I’m still waiting for some of my tax documents.
 
2%
Total 70

All stories

Neighbor: Linda Losier
February 29, 2012
Linda Losier shares a little bit about herself in this week’s Neighbors column.
Remember When for March 1, 2012
February 29, 2012
Events that were reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Finding the answers to the ‘Lenten question’
February 29, 2012
“What does our faith,” she asked, “have to do with his power?” It was Ash Wednesday services at the little church on the corner where like Christians the world over, we began the journey to Easter.
Former FBI spokesman to visit library, discuss book Sunday
February 29, 2012
A famed FBI spokesman will discuss his self-published book this weekend at the Bonner Springs City Library.
Marble Crazy takes over Bonner this weekend
February 29, 2012
It’s time again for the world of marbles to take over Bonner Springs.
Pancakes bring fellowship
February 29, 2012
This Saturday, March 3, will be a very busy time for me and my fellow members of the Edwardsville Kiwanis Club.
Police present 2011 statistics
February 29, 2012
Crime once again decreased in Bonner Springs in 2011.
Tornado prompts reminders of severe weather safety
February 29, 2012
After the disastrous Tornado that hit Harveyville, Kan., Tuesday, the city of Bonner Springs is reminding its residents of precautions to take during severe weather.
KCK chamber presents 3 legislative coffee events
February 29, 2012
The Kansas City Kansas Area Chamber of Commerce will have three separate sessions to allow constituents an opportunity to hear from and speak with Wyandotte County delegation members during the current legislative session in Topeka.
Blarney Stone search begins
February 29, 2012
As St. Patrick’s Day nears, it’s time once again to search for a bit of Ireland in Bonner Springs.
Council approves rezoning for apartment complex
February 29, 2012
Though about 15 residents attended to stage a silent protest, the Bonner Springs City Council unanimously approved a rezoning to make way for an apartment complex at its Monday meeting.
Telling a story: teachers ditch books for new method
February 29, 2012
Susan Swabb is teaching her Spanish 1 students some basic Spanish phrases — but without the aid of a book. Instead, the students are using puppets and “reading” from a cartoon storyboard.
Bonner Springs YMCA deadlines approach
February 29, 2012
Information on how to register is below
Bobcat lifters pursuing consecutive state titles
04:31 p.m., February 29, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Basehor-Linwood boys and girls powerlifting teams will be looking for consecutive state championships on Saturday at the 4A state powerlifting meet in Abilene.
BLHS pianist earns ‘I’ rating at state contest
February 29, 2012
A Basehor-Linwood High School freshman earned an “outstanding” rating at a state piano festival earlier this month.
Retired school workers to meet in Leavenworth on Thursday
February 29, 2012
Leavenworth Area Retired School Personnel will meet Thursday afternoon in Leavenworth.