Archive for Thursday, June 30, 2011

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On the street

How much do you spend on fireworks for the Fourth of July?

Response Percent
I don’t spend anything on fireworks. What a waste.
As much money as it takes. I can’t get enough of shooting off firworks.
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The show goes on for Bonner Blast
June 30, 2011
Bonner Blast made a triumphant return Thursday night, keeping the night sky filled with colorful fireworks and a multitude of spectators captivated by each one.
KDOT stops work on Centennial Bridge to ease Missouri River-crossing congestion
June 30, 2011
By early evening Friday, July 1, all repair work on the Kansas Highway 92/Centennial Bridge spanning the Missouri River in Leavenworth will be halted and the bridge reopened to all traffic.
Shawnee car dealer gets prison time for helping drug dealers
June 30, 2011
A Shawnee car dealer has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison for helping drug dealers buy vehicles used for drug trafficking without attracting the attention of law enforcement, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
Police plan DUI checkpoint tonight in Shawnee
June 30, 2011
Shawnee police and Johnson County Sheriff’s deputies will conduct a sobriety and driver’s license checkpoint tonight in Shawnee.
2011 Leavenworth County Fair catalog coming out next week in area papers
June 30, 2011
Be looking for the official Leavenworth County Fair guide inside next week’s edition of The Mirror.
Smith set higher standard at BSHS, named Senior Athlete of the Year
June 30, 2011
Erica Smith did a little bit of everything during her time at Bonner Springs High School.
BSHS grad headed to Eutin
June 30, 2011
A sister city of Lawrence — Eutin, Germany — is doing what David Neely calls “reinventing the wheel.” And a number of Kansas University students, including one from Bonner Springs, will get to be a part of that process.
Aquatic Park visits take a dip
June 30, 2011
Attendance has been a bit down so far this summer at the Bonner Springs Aquatic Park, but parks and recreation officials hope it will improve in the second half of the season.
Bonner Beautiful donates statue
June 30, 2011
Bonner Springs City Library patrons might be noticing something new outside the library’s entrance, courtesy of the Bonner Beautiful Commission.
Neighbors: David Adell
June 30, 2011
David Adell is a firefighter and paramedic for the Edwardsville Fire Department
Letter: Chamber shares appreciation
June 30, 2011
To the editor: On behalf of the Bonner Springs- Edwardsville Area Chamber of Commerce, I would like to thank all of our participants in the 3rd Annual “Chaos on the Kaw” Golf Tournament July 17 at Sunflower Hills Golf Course.
Show gives Scouts positive portrayal
June 30, 2011
It was a short, but sweet, few minutes of fame for Camp Naish and Bonner Springs.
Tributes pour in for Bonner educator
June 30, 2011
Muriel Jared helped shape the lives of many students at Bonner Springs High School during her time as a math teacher, even if it was only helping them understand algebra.
Smith: Forgotten founder
June 30, 2011
We always remember George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin, who are the best known of the founding fathers. Yet, there were others who played historical roles in the fight for freedom and formation of our country.
KCKCC to offer Burke scholarships
June 30, 2011
Kansas City Kansas Community College celebrated “Dr. Tom Burke Day” with a special event June 14.
Bonner and Overland Park to unite for performance
June 30, 2011
The Overland Park City Band will join the Bonner Springs City Band in a joint concert at 8:30 p.m., Thursday, July 7.
Horseshoe club keeps rules of pitching shoes alive
June 30, 2011
The saying goes that “almost only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades.”
Leavenworth arts center offering ballet camp
June 30, 2011
A week-long summer ballet camp for children ages 5 to 9 will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. July 11 to July 15 at the Carnegie Arts Center, 601 S. Fifth St., Leavenworth.
BLHS boys win KA-MO Hoops Shootout championship
Bobcats take down some top programs in Kansas, Missouri during busy week
June 30, 2011
The plan was to give the Basehor-Linwood High School boys basketball team a season in a week.
Crowd laments over forgotten ice cream
June 30, 2011
Community band concert and ice cream social every Thursday evening in the summer starting at 8:30.
Remember When
June 30, 2011
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
On the record
June 30, 2011
Bonner Springs Fire Department calls.
Spay-neuter transport coming to Linwood in July
June 30, 2011
The Leavenworth County Humane Society’s low-cost spay and neuter transport will leave July 14 from Linwood and return July 15.
Edwardsville to continue with KCK ambulance service
June 30, 2011
The city of Edwardsville will continue its use of the Kansas City, Kan., Fire Department’s ambulance service.
Kiwanis Club celebrates 40th anniversary
June 30, 2011
The Edwardsville Kiwanis Club celebrated its 40th anniversary Friday at a special dinner meeting at Frontier Steakhouse.
Bobcats’ Poe enjoys chance to ‘just play’ at All Star game
June 30, 2011
Rarely during her basketball career at Basehor-Linwood High School did Bobcat fans see Courtney Poe smiling while handling point guard duties.