Aggieville is planning a big bash next month to celebrate its 125th birthday. Kansas’ oldest business district will mark the occasion by closing down Moro for a street fair and dance Sept. 20. The festivities will include a 63-foot Ferris wheel in the Varney’s Bookstore
TODAY Flint Hills Bridal Expo, noon-4 p.m. Featuring wedding professionals from the area showcasing their services. Four Points by Sheridan. The Columbian Theatre celebrates the 10th anniversary of “Hoo Haw,” 2 p.m. Hoo Haw is a comedy performance sure to make you laugh.
Combine equal parts dancing, drinks and food with friends and a scenic view, then stir in fundraising for a worthy cause. That was the Cattle Baron’s Ball on Saturday night. Now in its fifth year, the event attracted more than 400 cowboys and cowgirls to
A wave of ice bucket challenge videos is flooding the nation, and not even Manhattan is safe. Everyone from former President George W. Bush to Justin Timberlake is pouring buckets of cold water over their heads to raise awareness and money for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis,
KANSAS CITY, MO. – Standing on the glass bridge that carries you back a full century, you cannot miss the sea of reddish-gold poppies beneath you. There are 9,000 of the artificial flowers, each one representing a thousand members of the military who died in World War
If the roads seem a little more crowded this week, it’s because almost 25,000 students are starting classes Monday. It’s move-in weekend at K-State, and it makes me nostalgic for my recently finished college years. I graduated from the University of Nebraska in May 2013
Chelsea Keating remembers how it felt when she was a freshman, trying to fit in and understand the complexity of what was going on — doing it all on the Big 12 stage. The fifth-year senior from Frankfort says she tries to keep those things in mind
The personal financial planning program at Kansas State University is offering a first-of-its-kind credit course that prepares students to take the general securities licensing exam. The exam, called Series 7, is required by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority of registered representatives within broker-dealer financial services firms.
LAWRENCE — The transition from the safe environment of high school to the realities of the working world can be rough for anyone, but add a developmental disability and the road to the real world can be that much bumpier. To help navigate that path, one
Honey bees are a recurring motif in popular literature nowadays, perhaps reflecting how entomologists, agronomists, and biologists across the nation are concerned with the inexplicable collapse of high numbers of bee colonies. With greatly reduced numbers of pollinators come equal production losses to farm crops,
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