Archive for Wednesday, May 30, 2012

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Touch-a-Truck’ comes to Ag Hall
May 30, 2012
Explore more than 50 big vehicles during the Touch-a-Truck & Family FunFest 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 9 at The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame.
Remember When for May 31, 2012
May 30, 2012
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Nocturnal adventures abound in summer reading program
May 30, 2012
The Bonner Springs City Library hopes to inspire everyone in the community to read and follow their dreams this summer.
Council considers sales tax renewals
May 30, 2012
The Bonner Springs City Council seems to be in support of renewing two current special sales taxes when they expire.
Some decisions made on casino funds
May 30, 2012
The Bonner Springs City Council this week made several decisions that will affect the 2013 budget, including how to use its portion of casino revenues.
Using a ‘dumb’ phone
May 30, 2012
Recently, I saw a strange-looking symbol in an advertisement and it was explained to me that I could scan it with my smart phone and download a coupon which I could use when paying. All of that seemed simple enough except that I don’t have a smart phone.
Basehor community garden wins $4,800 grant
May 30, 2012
The Basehor PRIDE Community Garden is one of 24 garden projects across the state to receive a $4,800 grant.
Basehor library adds summer-reading program for adults
May 30, 2012
Summer reading isn’t just for kids anymore at the Basehor Community Library.
Mob’ rules: Local group vocal Sporting fans
01:27 p.m., May 30, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
KANSAS CITY, KAN. — It started right away, the singing. Turned on like a light as soon as the first beer was cracked, a Midwesternized version of “Battle Hymn of the Republic” rang out from a black bus that could have been carrying a crop of convicts. Instead, it was a different type of mob: soccer fans. Specifically, the Mass Street Mob, a rowdy group of fans who call Lawrence home and Sporting Kansas City their team.