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The Blue Man Group Has One More Reason To Be Blue After Costume Theft
“If anybody sees any blue men running around, call 911,” police said.
Latest Disputes over Lessons on Islam Show Need to Better Inform Parents
Linda K. Wertheimer
Most states for more than a decade have required teaching about world religions since the 1990s and early 2000s.
Kansas Pastor Claims She's Received Death Threats For Officiating Same-Sex Weddings
“When you’re here and the phone rings, and there’s heavy breathing and two seconds later the doorbell rings and then somebody’s
Design for Every Day: Lessons on a Factory Floor
President and creative director, Decker Design
As I walk through the factory with our host, Shamain, our conversation is marked by the sound of machinery with metal hitting against metal--only the presence of guide dogs and dark glasses on some of the workers belie the company mission.
CULTURE & ARTS
Crystal Bridges Exhibition to Include Kansas and Missouri Artists
Art Writer/Critic, Senior Editor @Informality(blog.com)
As an enormous undertaking to present a cross-section of artists from around the country, this institution will offer its interpretation of contemporary American art.
In Wichita, Koch Influence Is Revered And Reviled - NYTimes.com
WICHITA, Kan. — In national politics, playing in Charles Koch’s arena can mean saturation advertising against vulnerable
US2020 STEM Mentoring Effort Gathers Momentum
Co-Founder, Citizen Schools, Executive Chairman, US2020
The call was answered. Last month 52 cities self-organized to compete in a nation-wide competition designed to address one of our nation's great challenges. I am honored today to announce the finalists of the US2020 STEM Mentoring City Competition.
South Wind Women's Center, Abortion Provider In Wichita, Opens Despite Efforts To Stop It
Although the Wichita Planning Commission voted against rezoning and Burkhart calls it "a moot point," the Wichita City Council
Thundersnow VIDEO: Wichita, Kansas, Experiences Lightning During Winter Storm 'Q'
The Associated Press defines the meteorological occurrence as "heavy snowfall accompanied by occasional thunder." As a massive
'Stoner Mice' Eat Marijuana Evidence At Kansas Police Storage Facility
Still, officials adhered to protocol, photographing the scene, resealing the stash and reweighing it, Nolte told KSN. The
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David Hill, Kansas Man, Gets Fined $300 After Decorating Truck With 856 Christmas Lights For Charity (PHOTOS)
Hill spent 16 hours decking out his ride, which is powered by an 8,000 watt generator, wtnh.com reports. He’s been driving
10 Only In Kansas Accommodations (PHOTOS)
Travel Writer, Videographer, Documentary Filmmaker
If you are just driving through, you're doing it wrong.
Tornado Strikes Prom At Kansas High School, Students Spend Night In Shelter (WATCH)
"They will be talking about the tornadoes for the rest of their lives," West Clark Community Schools Superintendent Monty
Kingdom Harvest Church, Power 93.1 Give Away Free Gas To Kansas Residents
The Kingdom Harvest Church, along with radio station Power 93.9, donated a total of $5,000 worth of gas to the long line
Thanksgiving In Kansas: A MapQuest Guide
by Scott Phillips
memorist Loving Mailer, Picasso's Ghost
In true noir fashion, Phillips does not try to make the reader like him. He in fact does the opposite, yet I found myself
CULTURE & ARTS
Short Film 'No Joy' Features Abandoned Amusement Park
"No Joy" is an eerie short film by Mike Petty about Joyland Amusement Park in Wichita, Kansas. The park was in continuous
Librarian Positions Cut In Schools Across The Country
Bringing them back is based on a tier system which, CMS spokeswoman Kasia Thompson told HuffPost, determines the first of
Ryan Newell, Disabled Afghan War Veteran, Accused Of Stalking Westboro Baptist Church Members
WICHITA, Kan. In a case that has captured national attention, a double-amputee war veteran already accused of misdemeanors
How to Know the Real State of the Union: By Reading the State-of-the-Village Speeches
David Murray is editor of Vital Speeches of the Day magazine, ...
America's mayors, in their annual state of the village speeches at local libraries, chambers of commerce and community centers, are compelled to keep it real.
Last Minute Of Man's Sexual Prime Expires During Routine Visit To Dry Cleaner
WICHITA, KS—At 8:42 p.m. Thursday, Wichita resident Cody Dixon, 29, reportedly spent the final seconds of his peak period
Wichita: Murder, in the Name of Life
Wordsmith in Chief, Prime Prose LLC
Just two more murdered doctors, you're thinking, and it will have to stop...
Abortion Doctor's Murder Sparks Waves Of Calm, Rational Discussion
WICHITA, KS—The cold-blooded murder of late-term abortion doctor George Tiller, 67, who was gunned down last week by a pro
Tom Cruise And Cameron Diaz To Costar
Tom Cruise is zeroing in on the 20th Century Fox action comedy "Wichita" as his next star vehicle. He'll pair with Cameron
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