Runners stand for a moment of silence to show support for the USA city of Boston, after a 3 mile run through the streets of Paris, Monday, April 22, 2013, in the wake of the bombings at the Boston Marathon. The run was specially organized to show solidarity with the victims in Boston. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Music acts set for Boston benefit show

Aerosmith, James Taylor and Jimmy Buffett are returning to Massachusetts to join artists with ties to the state for a benefit concert for vi…

library

Free Kids Summer Leadership Program

A Free Summer Leadership Program for 4th – 6th graders will be hosted at the Shawnee County Library Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday each week …

New exhibit puts "hope" on display

New exhibit puts “hope” on display

Several churches collaborate on new exhibit that showcases "Signs of Hope" in Topeka through visual and performing arts. The exhibit opens F…

road construction

Street repair project to begin Tuesday

Starting this next Tuesday, May 28, southbound traffic on Kansas Ave. will begin a series of detours to allow sewer/curb work to be complete…

Governor's Flint Hills Freedom Ride

Governor’s Flint Hills Freedom Ride

Enjoy a 90 mile ride through the scenic Flint Hills with Governor Sam Brownback on Saturday, June 1st. Money raised benefits the Kansas Woun…

harvesters

Day of Caring

Nearly 200 volunteers took time out of their day to help others.

Celebrate German heritage

Celebrate German heritage

The Sacred Heart – St. Joseph parish is hosting a great Topeka tradition- Germanfest June 1-2 to support the Holy Family Catholic School. Ge…

employment

200 new jobs heading to Topeka

Plans to add new jobs in multiple phases will eventually take Alorica’s current employment from 170 employees to 450.