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Snarky in the Suburbs: After leaving Résumé Morass, I’m about to enter Cover Letter Hell

I’m about to embark on one of life’s most unpleasant tasks and I’m not talking about having to guzzle that pre-colonoscopy gallon of goo. No, what I’m gearing up for is much worse. I’m preparing to begin an intrepid journey through hostile territory, where all my weaknesses will be probed, my insecurities highlighted, and it will feel like my self esteem has gone one-on-one with a battering ram.

Olathe & Southwest Joco

Growing a better strawberry is a goal of Olathe research center

“We’re hoping to accomplish growing a successful strawberry crop in Kansas and implementing it in other farms so that there can be more local strawberries,” said Kelly Gude, a K-State graduate student in horticulture and urban food systems. The work will be on display Saturday along with information about new plant varieties and growing techniques during the extension office’s annual field day. The open house, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., will feature classes and demonstrations.

Overland Park yard becomes the front line for code enforcement dispute

Critical of what he calls intrusive city government, an Overland Park man uses property near 95th Street and Switzer Road to make a public point. Furniture, microwave ovens, a stereo system, a propane grill, three refrigerators, and a Kitchen Aid were among the dozens of items blanketing the grass in front of the split-level home.

Growing a better strawberry is a goal of Olathe research center

“We’re hoping to accomplish growing a successful strawberry crop in Kansas and implementing it in other farms so that there can be more local strawberries,” said Kelly Gude, a K-State graduate student in horticulture and urban food systems. The work will be on display Saturday along with information about new plant varieties and growing techniques during the extension office’s annual field day. The open house, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., will feature classes and demonstrations.

Overland Park yard becomes the front line for code enforcement dispute

Critical of what he calls intrusive city government, an Overland Park man uses property near 95th Street and Switzer Road to make a public point. Furniture, microwave ovens, a stereo system, a propane grill, three refrigerators, and a Kitchen Aid were among the dozens of items blanketing the grass in front of the split-level home.

Growing a better strawberry is a goal of Olathe research center

“We’re hoping to accomplish growing a successful strawberry crop in Kansas and implementing it in other farms so that there can be more local strawberries,” said Kelly Gude, a K-State graduate student in horticulture and urban food systems. The work will be on display Saturday along with information about new plant varieties and growing techniques during the extension office’s annual field day. The open house, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., will feature classes and demonstrations.

 

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