Tonganoxie Living

Tonganoxie Community Historical Society soup and chili feed is Feb. 13
February 3, 2014
The annual Tonganoxie Community Historical Society chili and soup feed will be 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the Tonganoxie United Methodist Church, 328 E. Fourth St.
Kansas City Connection: Plenty of culture to keep you out of the cold
February 2, 2014
Anyone in doubt about whether Kansas City offers world-class arts, music and theater entertainment should take a look at this week’s cultural calendar, which features premier soloists, cutting-edge theater and unique art openings. These events also have the added benefit of taking place in well-insulated theaters, where it should be possible to forget about the cold weather for an hour or two.
Tonganoxie Congregational Church’s annual soup dinner is Friday
February 1, 2014
The Plymouth Guild of the First Congregational Church of Tonganoxie will have its chili and chicken noodle soup dinner throughout the day Feb. 7 at the church, 303 E. Fourth St.
Tonganoxie Christian Church to have inaugural Fish Bowl, Super Bowl watch party
January 30, 2014
Tonganoxie Christian Church will have its first Fish Bowl on Sunday afternoon before a Super Bowl party later in the day.
Boling 4-H Club minutes for January
January 28, 2014
Austin Foley called the monthly meeting to order Jan. 13.
Tonganoxie church takes Souper Bowl lead entering final days
January 27, 2014
The Tonganoxie and McLouth United Methodist churches continue their friendly competition to help combat hunger locally.
McLouth, Tonganoxie churches squaring off for annual Souper Bowl
January 20, 2014
Though Sunday’s games determined that Seattle and Denver would be meeting in the Super Bowl, two local “teams” have known of their Souper Bowl opponent for some time.
Kansas City Connection: Pack your appetite for Restaurant Week
January 19, 2014
This week is the fifth annual Kansas City Restaurant Week. From now through Jan. 26, over 125 different restaurants and cafes have prepared special lunch and dinner menus to give people a chance to taste why so many have hailed Kansas City as one of the nation’s top emerging culinary destinations.
Tonganoxie Elementary to host American Red Cross first-aid training
January 13, 2014
American Red Cross first aid training is later this month at Tonganoxie Elementary School.
KanCare, insurance struggles raise questions for Basehor family
January 12, 2014
Blake and Lance Tranckino keep their parents, Karla Holton and Vic Tranckino, quite busy. Blake and Lance are identical twins.
Kansas City Connection: From the library to a classic delicatessen
January 12, 2014
In addition to its extensive collection of books and reading materials, the central branch of the Kansas City, Mo., library system serves as an exhibit space, event center, movie theater and a home for frequent author talks and visits.
Kansas: Advocates raise awareness of postpartum mood disorders
January 11, 2014
Cami Kennedy believed her newborn baby was deformed and schizophrenic. Delusional and hallucinatory, she thought it was a normal way for a first-time mother to feel.
Local food, wine, gifts to be sold at Jan. 25 event
January 8, 2014
Local vendors will be selling food, wine and gifts from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Florence Riford Senior Center.
Kansas City Connection: The hidden gems of Westside
January 5, 2014
Happy New Year, dear readers. For this first column of 2014, I’d like to continue our exploration of some of Kansas City’s most interesting neighborhoods, businesses and events.