Program to detail history of Bonner’s Kuhn Cannery
December 17, 2014
The Wyandotte County Extension Office next month will offer a program detailing the history of a Bonner Springs business.
New downtown Bonner antiques store hopes to wow customers
December 17, 2014
After 20 years of collecting, Tamera and Patrick Paine may have just about anything a customer would want, even if it isn’t on public display at their new business, Yowza Antiques.
Sew generous: Trio uses Bonner Springs shop as base for charitable sewing projects
December 10, 2014
Elaine Kramer, Phyllis Greenlee and Carol Stuckwisch meet for about three hours every Wednesday morning to create items at Sunflower Embroidery, which allows them the use of its sewing machines and thread for their projects. They don’t have a name for their group’s efforts; they do all that they do in the name of keeping busy and good will toward others.
Bonner’s Candy Cane Christmas turnout reduced with frigid weather
Feed His Lambs celebrates small growth at chili dinner
December 3, 2014
Monday night’s frigid temperatures put a bit of a damper on outdoor activities for Bonner Springs’ annual Candy Cane Christmas event.
Twisters Grill and Bar opening in Shawnee
December 3, 2014
What used to be Johnny’s has been swept away in a storm of remodeling in preparation for the opening of Twisters Grill and Bar. The long-time Johnny’s location at 13410 W. 62nd Terrace in the small strip mall was home to the successful franchise, which moved across the street to the Parkway Plaza this summer, is now home to the Bonner Springs original.
New Downtown Bonner chiropractor offers sauna, foot bath treatments
December 3, 2014
A Bonner Springs High School graduate says her desire to come back home led her to open one of Bonner’s newest downtown businesses.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs ‘Fun Mom’ Melinda Sells
December 2, 2014
Melinda Sells of Moon Marble Co. shares a little bit about herself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Report: Midwest economic index dips again
December 1, 2014
A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has dipped again.
Overland Park took brunt of Sprint’s fall layoffs
November 26, 2014
More than half of the fall layoffs at Sprint Corp. occurred at the Overland Park headquarters.
Kansas has lower private-sector job growth than U.S.
November 24, 2014
Federal statistics show Kansas is seeing slower private-sector job growth than the U.S. as a whole, while unemployment in the state declined in October to 4.4 percent.
Bonner prepares for Candy Cane Christmas event
02:20 p.m., November 17, 2014 Updated 02:28 p.m.
The annual Candy Cane Christmas in downtown Bonner Springs is Dec. 1, and this year, activities at the Bonner Springs Community Center will move upstairs to the gymnasium.
Legends’ annual tree-lighting set
November 12, 2014
Legends Outlets Kansas City is kicking off the holiday season with its 10th annual holiday tree lighting ceremony, including displays of animated lights synchronized to music, 6-8 p.m. Nov. 22.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Waneta Jones
November 11, 2014
Bonner Springs native and famous “Dairy Queen lady” Waneta Jones shares a little bit about herself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Kansas has high rate of vacant foreclosed homes
November 6, 2014
A company says a report that Kansas has one of the highest rates of vacant foreclosures in the country reflects the small number of foreclosures in the state, not problems in the housing market.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs Toastmaster Ronnie Smith
November 4, 2014
Ronnie Smith shares his experience with the Toastmasters Club in this week’s Face to Face.