News Flash

Posted on: June 22, 2020

Arbor Day Activities

Arbor Day 2

Arbor Day in usually in April, but this year the Baldwin City Tree Board rescheduled the day to June 20th. About 110 trees were given out at the Annual Tree Give-away.

At 11:30am, the Tree Board planted three little-leaf lindens in the city right-of-way in...

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Sesquicentennial
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Talking Sesquicentennial on Timeline Radio

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Listen to Timeline Radio’s recorded episode from June 22, 2020, with Clenece Hills hosting Mayor Casey Simoneau and Councilman Brian Cramer. Topics discussed include:

  • Lucy Sullivan Sweet
  • Sesquicentennial celebration
  • Sullivan Square
  • Mural Benches in ...
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Sesquicentennial
Posted on: May 22, 2020

The Early Days - an interview

graphic that says: Baldwin City - the early years

An interview with Roger Boyd of the Santa Fe Historical Society.

Topics include: 

  • How the Santa Fe Trail brought people to the area of Baldwin City
  • A brief introduction to the founding of Baker University
  • The railroad comes to town - but which town?
  • T...
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Sesquicentennial
Posted on: May 22, 2020

The Story Begins

The story begins

Imagine that the walls around us dissolve. All the bricks and lumber fall away. The buildings outside melt and disappear. There are no streets, no cars, no campus. 

A breeze ruffles your hair. Above you is sky, blue with fat white clouds. All arou...

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Sesquicentennial