Category Archives: Report

Bluebird Books Test Kitchen

The Bluebird Books Test Kitchen Saturday evening featured sample food from some cookbooks released for the holiday season. About a dozen different items were offered from owner Melanie Green and other booksellers who previewed cookbooks. In addition, Green talked about remodeling happening … Continue reading

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Adam Steltzner at Dillon Lecture Series

NASA Engineer Adam Steltzner spoke at the Dillon Lecture Series on Tuesday, November 4. He worked on the Mars Curiosity Rover project, helping to design and build the sky crane landing system. He discussed not doing well in high school, almost … Continue reading

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Music at Mr. Cao Japanese Steakhouse

Ralph Brown (sax) and Ben Eisiminger (keyboard) performed jazz at Mr. Cao Japanese Steakhouse on Friday, November 8. Although there’s no official word yet, rumors are that they’re planning to have music every couple of weeks. Mr. Cao Japanese Steakhouse … Continue reading

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David Duree Demonstration at Apron Strings Kitchen Store in Hutchinson

David Duree did a free demonstration at Apron Strings Kitchen Store on Saturday. He demonstrated using dumpling wrappers to create a series of appetizers. Apron Strings is at 1 S Main in Hutchinson. Duree is the owner of LePlatRouge catering … Continue reading

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Captain Richard Phillips Lecture Well-Attended

Captain Richard Phillips, whose ordeal with Somali pirates was told in the movie, Captain Phillips, spoke at the Dillon Lecture Series this morning. There was a great turn out and he shared his story and some photos taken during the … Continue reading

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The Withrows at Metropolitan Coffee

Riley and Cathy Withrow performed at Metropolitan Coffee Friday evening. They played a mix of music including the Beatles, Eagles and more. Metropolitan Coffee at 17th and Lorraine has live music most Friday and Saturday evenings. They post a schedule … Continue reading

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Soup and Chili Festival

The 2013 Soup and Chili Festival brought out a record number of folks, with almost 1,000 people! They sampled goodies from 32 booths, which was another record. Saturday could not have been a more perfect day. Mother Nature must like … Continue reading

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Third Thursday in Downtown Hutchinson

Third Thursday tonight was Halloween themed, with trick or treating (Hutch-o-ween!) in some downtown stores, great music and art. Mark your calendar for every third Thursday year around. Downtown Hutchinson is always especially festive and fun on those nights. Erin … Continue reading

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Comic Book Artist Ande Parks

Comic Book Artist Ande Parks was at the Comic Book and Graphic Novel Festival at Hutchinson Public Library on Saturday, Sept. 21. He was a comic book artist for about two decades. During that time he worked for every major … Continue reading

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Parade Celebrating 100 Years of Kansas State Fair

A parade celebrating 100 years of the Kansas State Fair moved down Main Street this afternoon, featuring everything from Governor Sam Brownback to camels! Millie the Weather Dog from KWCH, Channel 12, was the co-Grand Marshall. Her human, Ross Janzen, … Continue reading

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