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What's your favorite thing to eat on Thanksgiving?

Response Percent
Turkey, of course.
 
22%
Chinese food.
 
20%
Stuffing.
 
18%
Mashed potatoes and gravy.
 
13%
Sweet potatoes.
 
9%
Pie and lots of it.
 
8%
Green bean casserole.
 
5%
Cranberry sauce.
 
2%
Total 75

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Bonner elementary lauded for food drive
November 16, 2011
The Bonner Springs Elementary School recently received a National School of Distinction status from the Schools Fight Hunger program. Fewer than 2,000 schools nationwide earned this level of distinction in the 2010-2011 school year.
Bells ring for freedom
November 16, 2011
It was midnight in Amsterdam. A full moon reflected off the canal flowing under our window, where we sat listening to the ringing of the bells.
Remember When
November 16, 2011
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
1940s fire truck donated back to city
November 16, 2011
A piece of Bonner Springs history recently was returned to the Bonner Springs Fire Department.
Holiday brings early Chieftain
November 16, 2011
The Chieftain will come out one day early next week because of the Thanksgiving holiday.
USD 204 considers spending $380,000 on new bleachers
November 16, 2011
The USD 204 Board of Education is considering replacing the bleachers at David Jaynes Stadium with safer models. But not all board members are comfortable with the $380,000 price tag.
Neighbors: Jim Lynch
November 16, 2011
Meet Jim Lynch of Bonner Springs
iTouches increase learning potential in classrooms
November 16, 2011
The students in Heather Casey’s fourth-grade class were having a blast, competing to see who could score the highest.
City plays host to courses for water supply operators
November 16, 2011
In the past, Rick Sailler has traveled to Emporia, Topeka and Wichita for the training necessary to maintain water supply operator certification.
America Recycles Day a reminder to be ‘green’
November 16, 2011
It has been nearly four years since curbside recycling was first offered in Bonner Springs, but not everyone in the city is taking advantage of this “green” service.
Annual KCK holiday event to feature hot-air balloons
November 16, 2011
The Mayor’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony for Kansas City, Kan., is set for Friday in and around Kansas City, Kan., City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kan.
Cities to ring in holiday with tree-lighting events
November 16, 2011
Bonner Springs and Edwardsville will play host to annual Christmas events over the next few weeks.
Letter to the editor: Thanks for honoring veterans
November 16, 2011
Congratulations to the Bonner Springs Elementary School teachers and students who showed all that they could present a wonderful program for Veterans Day.
32 years of good living in Bonner Springs
November 16, 2011
t doesn’t seem possible, but 32 years ago I arrived in Bonner Springs.
BPU Ethics Commission seeks applicants for 3 vacancies
November 16, 2011
The Kansas City Board of Public Utilities is seeking letters of interest and resumes from persons interested in filling several vacancies on the BPU Ethics Commission.
Ag Hall offers memorial bricks for Walk of Fame
November 16, 2011
For those having a hard time coming up with Christmas gift ideas, the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame may have a solution.
Author visits Bonner library
November 16, 2011
Nancy Pickard, New York Times best-selling author, will speak and conduct a book signing at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Bonner Springs City Library, 201 N. Nettleton Ave.
BLHS standout Tush to play softball at Eastern New Mexico
November 16, 2011
Hannah Tush has helped the Basehor-Linwood softball team win a lot of games over the last three seasons, earning individual recognition in the process.
Basehor-Linwood reflects on success after best season in school history
November 16, 2011
Jesse Hiss never thought about this day or what it would be like when the season was over.
Braves are better, now must get bigger
November 16, 2011
Asked if he considers his first season as Bonner Springs’ head football coach a success, Lucas Aslin paused for a moment.
Community Thanksgiving Dinner organizer hopes for ‘no leftovers’
November 16, 2011
First Christian Church will for the 18th year play host to the annual Bonner Springs Community Thanksgiving Dinner.