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City band concerts mark beginning of summer
June 5, 2013
Never mind what the calendar says – summer officially begins at 8:30 p.m., Thursday, June 6, when the Bonner Springs City Band presents its first concert of the season.
YMCA takes part in free, worldwide swim lesson
June 5, 2013
Several locations of The YMCA of Greater Kansas City, including the Bonner Springs location at 2251 S. 138th St., will participate in the “World’s Largest Swimming Lesson” at 10 a.m. June 18.
Remember When for June 6, 2013
June 5, 2013
Events reported this week in The Chieftain from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Juneteenth celebration set
June 5, 2013
The Bonner Springs Branch NAACP will have its Juneteenth Celebration 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at the central shelter house in Lions Park, 300 W. Morse.
Downtown businesses raise funds for relay
June 5, 2013
Downtown Bonner Springs merchants will host a “Paint the Town Purple” fundraiser to support Relay for Life of Kaw Valley 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 6.
2013 spring sports season in review: Baseball, swimming records fall at Bonner Springs
June 5, 2013
As far as spring sports seasons go, there have been few, if any, like that of 2013. This is to say nothing of how Bonner Springs student-athletes fared; that the season even took place was itself a minor miracle.
2013 spring sports season in review: Sorrow spawns unity, resilience for BLHS soccer, softball
June 5, 2013
There were wins and losses, memories made and lumps taken. The season has already given way to summer. Fall is on the minds of some and winter pursuits like basketball and wrestling on the minds of still others. But before the memory of spring 2013 recedes for good, let’s take one last look back.
Five questions: Pet patrol
June 5, 2013
Crystal Swann Blackdeer of the Leavenworth County Humane Society offers tips if you lose — or find — a pet.
Food: ‘Turkey Helper’ is secret to flavorful poultry burgers
June 5, 2013
Heartbreakingly, as you decrease the fat content in a burger, its flavor tends to go bye-bye, too. This is a real problem if you want to dig into a delicious burger and still want the blood to continue sailing through your arteries. The solution? Turkey.