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Kansas: Pretend pregnancy suspect held without bond in adoption scam
May 21, 2014
A woman accused of pretending to be pregnant to scam prospective adoptive parents in Kansas and elsewhere will remain held without bond while awaiting trial.
KU Med Center gets $25 million gift
May 21, 2014
Officials with the University of Kansas Medical Center say a $25 million donation from the Hall Family Foundation will allow the center to construct a medical education building.
Five interesting lawn decorations in Bonner Springs
May 21, 2014
It is officially spring, the time to get out and spruce up your lawn. And in the Bonner Springs area, a good-looking lawn is more than grass and plants ­­— it’s a good place for interesting art.
Kansas capital passes anti-discrimination ordinances
May 21, 2014
The Topeka City Council approved two ordinances aimed at reducing discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
Baldwin school superintendent recommends district football fields be improved
May 21, 2014
The Baldwin school board agreed Tuesday the two football fields the junior high and high school sub-varsity teams use west of the Baldwin High School are in bad shape and need to be upgraded, but did not agree to allow those teams to play games on the district’s soccer field.
Baldwin school board told other districts share concerns about modern math textbooks
May 21, 2014
Apparently, Baldwin High School math teachers are not alone in their concerns about the less-than-challenging content of contemporary math textbooks.
Face to Face: Baldwin City Councilwoman Kathy Gerstner
May 21, 2014
Face to Face is a weekly feature highlighting those who live or work in Baldwin City. Each week the Signal will pick one person to highlight in the community. This week we’ll meet Kathy Gerstner.
Abdallah Shrine Rodeo today: ‘Here for a reason’
Rodeo clown finds calling in rodeo, football
May 21, 2014
Shawn Thompson knows he’s been put on this planet for a reason.