Archive for Thursday, April 8, 2010

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When did you file your 2009 taxes?

Response Percent
Last month.
As soon as I received my W-2 forms.
This week.
I haven’t yet filed my taxes.
Total 33

All stories

Conference gives teen drivers something to think about
April 8, 2010
Every year, more than 5,000 teens and young adults, ages 16 to 20, are killed in car accidents, and five highway safety departments in the Midwest have decided to do something about that.
Commuter forecast for April 8, 2010
April 8, 2010
The weather should be cold but decent for the morning drive today. There shouldn’t be any major traffic delays to slow you down so drive safely.
Two BLHS softball players earn scholarships
April 8, 2010
Tara Chumley and Caylee Smith will not battle with the distraction of choosing what college to attend during their senior softball season at Basehor-Linwood High School.
Bonner Springs softball squad opens season with 13-4 victory
April 8, 2010
Bonner Springs got off to a flying start Thursday night with a 13-4 victory at Turner in the softball season-opener.
Letters: Support appreciated
April 8, 2010
Just read this week’s (4/1/2010) edition of the Basehor Sentinel and was very pleased with the article Kaitlyn Syring wrote on behalf of the Basehor VFW regarding homeward-bound soldiers and soldiers still serving in harm’s way.
Moore’s wife to run for congressional seat
April 8, 2010
Stephene Moore, the wife of retiring U.S. Rep. Dennis Moore, D-Kan., will run to succeed her husband as the 3rd District representative.
Resolute difficulties
April 8, 2010
No matter how much you try, there are some resolutions that seem to be impossible to keep.
Good governance training slated for museum staff
April 8, 2010
Wyandotte County Historical Museum has been chosen as one of 17 Kansas museums to participate in the Hands-on Experiential Learning Project (HELP).
Neighbors: Jennifer Schlicht
April 8, 2010
Neighbors with Jennifer Schlicht
Kiwanis marks Easter
April 8, 2010
The Edwardsville Kiwanis Club had its annual Easter spiritual aims program during the group’s meeting last week at Sister’s Restaurant.
BSPD takes to the Web
April 8, 2010
The Bonner Springs Police Department has partnered with to provide information on incidents that occur in Bonner Springs.
Burger King opens doors
April 8, 2010
A familiar, mouth-watering, flame-broiled scent wafts through the air, signaling the opening of Burger King in Bonner Springs.
New downtown boutique opens for business
April 8, 2010
Sweet Repeats Consignment Boutique had its grand opening event Saturday complete with balloons, a popcorn machine, a ribbon-cutting and plenty of customers.
Balanced Braves thrive at Baldwin
April 8, 2010
The Bonner Springs boys track team lost its biggest point winners to graduation last spring, but the new-look Braves still piled up plenty of points in their first meet of the season Thursday at the Baldwin Invitational.
On the agenda: Bonner Springs City Council
April 8, 2010
The Bonner Springs City Council will meet April 12.
BSHS students place in Kaw Valley League Math tourney
April 8, 2010
A team from Bonner Springs High School recently competed against eight other area schools in the Kaw Valley League Math Tournament.
Five Questions: Beating the clock
Last-minute advice on tax preparations
April 8, 2010
Jane Casey offers tips for last-minute tax filers.
Free screenings offered during KCKCC health fair
April 8, 2010
Up to 10 free health screenings will be available at Health Fair 10’ at Kansas City Kansas Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 15, in the upper level Jewell Building on the KCKCC campus at 7250 State Avenue.
Ladies night out fundraiser to include dinner, shopping
April 8, 2010
Ladies can enjoy pampering for a good cause 6-10 p.m. April 30 at Bonner Springs Family YMCA.
Students address dangerous driving
April 8, 2010
Six Bonner Springs High School students are getting the opportunity to put distracted driving to the ultimate test.
Students tackle problem-solving skills during competition
April 8, 2010
The paper structure built by the Paper to the People team of Clark Middle School for Saturday’s state Destination ImagiNation competition in Tonganoxie didn’t perform as hoped.
Storm blows roof off Easter plans, takes out power
April 8, 2010
With water seeping into their sanctuary after the roof was blown off in a recent storm, members of the First Pentecostal Church in Bonner Springs made due when it came to Easter Sunday.
Bonner Springs detective fights child abuse with knowledge
April 8, 2010
One of the most terrifying experiences a parent can face is losing their child to a kidnapper.
District cuts avoid teacher layoffs
April 8, 2010
Instead of the teacher cuts initially reported, Superintendent Robert Van Maren announced at Monday night’s Board of Education meeting the board had fashioned a two-year budget that would involve numerous cuts, but none, at this point, involving the heads of classrooms.
Principal to retire after 14 years
April 8, 2010
Jerry Abbott has enjoyed his time as the head of Bonner Springs High School but after 14 years, he is making the decision to retire from his position as principal.
Herre, Stock give BSHS swimming potential state qualifiers
April 8, 2010
The Bonner Springs girls are in the swimming pool, and that is a good thing for co-coaches Lynn LaNoue and Jaye Shaer.
Bonner Springs golfers keep it simple, show progress at Gardner-Edgerton
April 8, 2010
The Bonner Springs golf team is taking a “keep it simple” approach to this season under first-year coach Ryan Hull, and the strategy seems to be working so far.
Remember When
April 8, 2010
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago