Archive for Wednesday, June 6, 2012

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KMTA to host two concerts at Baker University
June 6, 2012
The Kansas Music Teachers Association will host concerts Friday and Saturday at Baker University as part of the association’s annual conference, which is a conference for independent and collegiate music teachers.
City Council approves transportation donation
June 6, 2012
Baldwin City Council voted Monday to donate $500 to Douglas County Senior Services designated specifically for senior transportation after a presentation by Bill Neuenswander, who is leading the effort to begin the system.
Baldwin school district to hear bus service proposal
June 6, 2012
The Baldwin school board will hear a proposal next month from a private company interested in providing bus service for the district.
LAC Board appreciates help
June 6, 2012
The Lumberyard Arts Center Board of Directors wishes to thank the members of the Baldwin City Fire Department for their efforts during the recent fire.
Citywide garage sale successful
June 6, 2012
On behalf of the Friends of the Baldwin City Library, I am writing to extend our thanks to the Baldwin community for its enthusiastic support of our citywide garage sale.
Musings from the Hill
June 6, 2012
Drought resistant, brightly blooming prairie wildflowers decorate the back roads of Kansas. Too numerous to individually mention, they bloom untended in a glorious array of color, unmindful of their contribution to the beauty of Kansas prairie.
Senior bus service to start
June 6, 2012
Douglas County Senior Services has made a wheelchair-assessable bus available to the Baldwin City Senior Bus Service.
Benefit breakfast scheduled
June 6, 2012
There will be a benefit breakfast for the Baldwin City Senior Bus Service from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, June 16, by the water fountain in downtown Baldwin City, Eighth and High streets.
Monthly senior mix to feature old-fashioned picnic
June 6, 2012
The monthly Baldwin City Community senior mix will be an old-fashioned picnic at noon, Wednesday, June 13 , at the home of Kenneth and Rosann Elder, 720 First St., Baldwin City.
USD 348 taking applications for school board vacancy
June 6, 2012
Baldwin USD 348 is accepting applications from candidates interested in filling the vacant seat of at-large Board of Education member Tony Wedel, who resigned earlier this month.
Citywide cleanup Saturday
June 6, 2012
The Baldwin City citywide cleanup will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 9, at the city power plant, 1100 Orange St.
Baldwin coaching great dies
Venable remembered as tough, caring, compassionate
June 6, 2012
Baldwin High School lost one of its coaching greats with the death last Thursday of Merle Venable. He was 77.
Food: Acrobatic apricots a versatile fruit
June 6, 2012 in print edition on A11
Each year in late spring and early summer, apricot season arrives, and imported varieties of the sweet-tart smaller cousins of the peach can be found at many area grocery stores. But it’s not every year that apricot season arrives in Kansas.