| Jan 28, 2013
| 8:27 PM
So the nuts are falling from the left and from the right, and this strange winter of discontent on the issue of gun control has led to the cancellation of North America's largest consumer-oriented outdoors show: not gun show, mind you, but outdoors show....
| Feb 5, 2013
The Eastern Sports and Outdoors Show's loss, because of its postponement, is a big gain for the re-start of the Lehigh Valley Sportsman Show (http//.lehighvalleysportsmanshow.com) that will take place March 2-3 at the Agri-Plex at the Allentown...
| May 18, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Once tipping the scales at 412 pounds, commercial driver Glenn Horack now carries two precious things in his Peterbuilt truck to help with weight loss: His wife, Karla, — who keeps him honest — and a slow cooker.
But Horack, who has dropped...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:42 AM
Black Friday, or (as we bargain hunters like to call it) the shopping Olympics, is almost here. If you're heading out, be sure to plan your route, put on comfortable shoes and time your arrivals. For the best deals, you'll need to be at the head of the...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 11:18 AM
Eastgate Mall in Wichita will not yet be able to charge a higher sales tax, after the Wichita City Council fails to approve a Community Improvement District, or CID, for the mall.
The CID incentive allows developers to charge a higher sales tax to pay...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 3:27 PM
When Cabela's opens in Wichita next year, you'll pay a higher sales tax to shop at the store. The Wichita City Council approved 6-1 to create a community improvement district or CID for the retailer Tuesday.
Cabela's plans to build an 80,000 square foot...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 3:29 PM
The area near 21st and Greenwich is one that's growing. Just two years ago, there was only one business open that was in a strip mall that was otherwise empty. Now, the entire strip mall is full and the area has department stores, banks, salons,...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 6:42 PM
It’s official. Cabela’s announced late Tuesday afternoon it will build a store in Wichita.
The 80,000-square-foot store will be located in the Regency Lakes Shopping Center at 21st Street and Greenwich Road. It will be Cabela’s second...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 2:21 PM
Cabela’s plans to open a store in Wichita in spring 2012. The company made the announcement Tuesday afternoon.
The 80,000-square-foot store will be located in the Regency Lakes Shopping Center at 21st Street and Greenwich Road. It will be Cabela&...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Dallas is No. 1, and it's not for a good reason. According to Sperling's Best Places and the New York Times, Dallas is the highest risk city in the nation when it comes to natural disasters.
Just look at the last two weeks of weather, and you can see...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 2:07 PM
Each of us at one time or another has heard the pronouncement that "there is no such thing as a free lunch."
However, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter David Cay Johnson, in "Free Lunch," provides abundant evidence that there are many...