Tag Archives: Wichita

Local Newspaper and “Free” Access to COVID-19 Articles – July 5, 2020

According to my local newspaper, COVID-19 articles are supposed to be totally free. As I don’t have a paid subscription, they limit me to how many free regular views I get per month. The way they talk anything COVID-19 related … Continue reading

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DOC to perform 4th of July flyover at Grand Lake; Hangar, Education & Visitors Center in Wichita open Saturday, July 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — B-29 Doc

B-29 Doc will join the 80th Anniversary Duck Creek Fireworks and Airshow with a flyover performance Saturday, July 4, at Oklahoma’s Grand Lake. Details about the airshow and fireworks event are available here. Doc is scheduled for 7:20 p.m. in … Continue reading

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Please Be Safe If You Are Around Fireworks This Week-end – July 3, 2020

When I was growing up, my parents taught us how to handle fireworks safely. That seems to be a dying skill these days as too many parents don’t teach their children how to safely handle fireworks, or the children don’t … Continue reading

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More Wichita restaurants temporarily closing, limiting operations due to increase in COVID-19 cases – KWCH June 23, 2020

I saw this on a local TV station –  https://www.kwch.com/content/news/More-Wichita-restaurants-temporarily-closing-limiting-operations-due-to-increase-in-COVID-19-cases-571456151.html. This is why social distancing should be used. WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) More Wichita restaurants are closing or limiting operations because of increased COVID-19 cases in Sedgwick County. Announcements from Connie’s Mexican … Continue reading

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Wichita Public Library Open with Restrictions – June 11, 2020

The various branches of the Wichita Public Library https://www.wichitalibrary.org/, including the Main Library, are somewhat open. Here are the restrictions – https://www.wichitalibrary.org/covid-19. Not listed below, but returned items will be placed in quarantine temporarily. I saw it elsewhere. No word on … Continue reading

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County health officer sounds a warning as COVID-19 numbers rise in Wichita area – June 6, 2020

This was a concern I had since the County decided to go with lifting all restrictions back on May 28th – County health officer sounds a warning as COVID-19 numbers rise in Wichita area https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.kansas.com/news/coronavirus/article243318566.html. Re-opening everything and relying on … Continue reading

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Sedgwick County Commission Decision – May 28, 2020

Recently, the governor of Kansas introduced Phase I of re-opening the economy; followed later by Phase 1.5. Phase II went into effect last Friday and the next phase goes into effect no earlier than June 8. Phase Out, the last … Continue reading

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Why Cemeteries Aren’t Profitable in the Long Run – Tombstone Tuesdays May 12, 2020

I have distant family members, who are in the cemetery business. They run cemeteries or work for cemeteries. This is not a lesson I learned from them. It’s a lesson I learned locally where I have no family members working … Continue reading

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Courts carry on, even in a pandemic — Mississippi Business Journal

By LYNN LOFTON As in every facet of current life, the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the way the state’s court system conducts business. Beginning in mid March, the Mississippi Supreme Court has issued emergency administrative orders pertaining to court operations, … Continue reading

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B-29 Doc to join Team McConnell in flyover to salute community and frontline COVID-19 responders — B-29 Doc

B-29 Doc will be part of a four aircraft flyover event to salute hospital workers and medical personnel, as well as first responders and communities fighting the battle against COVID-19, Wednesday, May 6. Team McConnell (McConnell Air Force Base, Wichita) … Continue reading

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