September 27, 2013
Joe Gittemeier has seen several members of his immediate family die of Alzheimer’s disease.
September 24, 2013
Fall might signal the end of the growing season for many garden plants, but Marilee Drennan of Trieb Corner Garden and Greenhouse notes that there’s one plant that still requires some attention.
September 24, 2013
Southern Belle, in simple terms, is the best echinacea I have ever grown. It is in its 15th week of blooming and still forming buds. The other varieties in our garden stopped weeks ago. Southern Belle has only been out a couple of years and originated from breeding in the Netherlands. It is being introduced from Plants Nourveau in Charleston, S.C., as part of their Cone-fections series.
September 16, 2013
The 2010 law, often known as Obamacare, has a goal of near-universal coverage in the U.S., but for that to happen many young, healthy Americans will have to buy insurance.
August 8, 2013
Just before Caroline Miller mounts the horse, she falls silent and serious.
August 6, 2013
Chris McMillian hasn’t baked a pie in years.
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When I was a child, I thought like a child, I ate like a child: PB&Js, BLTs and grilled cheese sandwiches made from slices of Velveeta melted to gooey perfection between two slices of skillet-toasted white bread.
July 24, 2013
With summer in full swing and a few weeks left before the kids head back to school, it’s time to hit the park. The most visited park in Kansas and the largest one in Johnson County, Shawnee Mission Park is a great option.
July 23, 2013
Institute has birthday party for former senator
July 18, 2013
The monthly Livewires 4-H Club meeting was called to order July 8 at the Jarbalo United Methodist Church.
Annual rent was paid for meeting at the church.
July 17, 2013
Opponents of putting long-term services for those with developmental disabilities under KanCare made a last-ditch plea to state officials on Tuesday.
July 8, 2013
Visits to wineries boost sales
By Alison Ladman, The Associated Press
June 26, 2013
A big unadorned bowl is a simple, delicious pleasure all on its own. Still, sometimes we can’t help but tinker with perfection. So for our July Fourth celebration, we decided to take the season’s finest treat and make it even finer. We created a DIY ice cream sandwich buffet perfect for any backyard barbecue event.
By Sara Moulton, The Associated Press
June 19, 2013
Traditional fish tacos consist of battered fish topped with shredded cabbage, a drizzle of citrus mayo, all wrapped in a corn tortilla. But there’s plenty of room for variation. My version is light on calories, but heavy on flavor.