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Take grandkids to Cosmosphere, Eisenhower Museum and more for free this summer

July 14, 2021 | By Tammara Fogle

Kansans can take their grandchildren to many attractions for free this summer thanks to a program called Sunflower Summer. Participating attractions include the Cosmosphere, Botanica, Exploration Place, Eisenhower Presidential Museum, Boot Hill Museum and dozens of other museums, state parks, historical sites, theaters and more. The program, sponsored by the Kansas Department of Education, provides […]

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Wichita boy’s Blessing Boxes blow up

June 1, 2021 | By Debbi Elmore

An anti-hunger campaign started by a 6-year-old Wichita boy has turned into an intergenerational effort reaching into six other states. Called Paxton’s Blessing Boxes after Paxton Burns, who’s now 11, the red boxes are stocked with donated food and personal hygiene products that are free for anyone to take.  The endeavor has grown to 93 […]

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