Archive for Thursday, April 1, 2004

Baldwin in brief

April 1, 2004

Vinland Cemetery

planning workday

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There will be a workday at Vinland Cemetery on Saturday at 9 a.m. or April 17 if rain. Bring tools, food and drink. For information, call Gailen Murray at 594-3222.

CFBC taking orders

for fundraiser

Orders for Krispy Kreme glazed donuts will be taken as a fundraiser for the July 4 celebration. The donuts will be delivered directly to you on Saturday, April 10 (Easter weekend). There must be 50 orders taken to do the donut fundraiser. Call Dana Robertson, 594-2699 or Nancy Walker, 594-3905 to place your order. Delivery can be made to home or business.

BBB warns against

tax frauds

The Better Business Bureau of NE Kansas warns citizens to be certain of their tax professionals legitimacy. If you are promised an immediate payment on your return, it is a loan. Call the BBB at (785) 232-0454 for a business report on a tax professional before you turn your personal records over to a company that may misuse the information.

ECKAN announces

new location

ECKAN will be moving to 1 Riverfront Plaza, Suite 100, Lawrence, KS 66044.

The phone number is the same, (785) 841-3357. The new center will open Monday. The hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Legion post No. 228

receives award

At the American Legion Second District Convention, held at Dwight-Cowles Post No. 370 in Overland Park March 27-28, Lloyd Beaton Post No. 228, Baldwin City, received the "Ezra Campbell Community Service Award." The award was given to the American Legion Post within the district that has done the most to serve the needs of its community in the period from April 2003 through March 2004. The award was presented by Chuck Shoemaker, District Community Service Chairman and accepted by T.J. Danley, Past Commander of Post No. 228, on behalf of the Post members whose contributions made the award possible.

Poets featured at

Lawrence Center

The Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire, will feature local poets for the second annual Lawrence Poetry Series at 7 p.m. every Friday during April. Included in the poets are Baldwin residents John and Shannon Musgrave on April 16.

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