Archive for Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Also from August 8

On the street
Polls

Do young people today have it easier or tougher than older generations did?

Response Percent
Easier. We had a stronger work ethic back in my day.
 
40%
Tougher. Things were a lot simpler and more innocent when I was young.
 
35%
Childhood and young adulthood remain the same. Some have it good, some not so good.
 
25%
Total 20

All stories

Shawnee youths complete Cosmosphere programs
05:07 p.m., August 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Three Shawnee youths recently completed programs at the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center in Hutchinson.
National expert to share athletic recruiting insight during presentation at Mill Valley
August 8, 2012
National keynote speaker Jack Renkens will share what he has learned during his many years as a high school and college coach, athletic director and parent during an Aug. 15 presentation at Mill Valley High School.
Food: Grilling greens — a new way with kale for summer
August 8, 2012 in print edition on A11
When I created this recipe, I was aiming for something akin to a saute. What I got was so much better.
What did we do without air conditioning?
August 8, 2012
Obsessing about the heat is probably not the best way to deal with it.
Open government has become contentious city issue
August 8, 2012
Some Shawnee residents, including at least one member of the City Council, say the municipal government has transparency issues.