The winds of Hurricane Irma were so intense that Wichita doctor Dan Reimer could see trees being flattened and limbs being stripped as he watched from an elevated floor of the only hospital on St. Thomas of the Virgin Islands.
Troy Houtman, director of Wichita Parks and Recreation department, talks about the Open Streets ICT event that took place on a 4.1-mile strip of Douglas on Sunday. The road was closed from Clifton Square on the east end to Delano.
With renovations under way, Laurel Alkire, executive director of senior services of Wichita, talks about the need to upgrade their facility and services as baby boomers head into retirement. (Video by Fernando Salazar/ The Wichita Eagle)
The Bishop Gerber Science Center, a 52,400-square-foot facility housing chemistry, biology, and physics, was dedicated Thursday evening with a blessing from the Most Rev. Eugene Gerber, bishop emeritus of Wichita. (Video by Fernando Salazar/ The Wichita Eagle)
Author Zack McDermott and his mother, Cindy Cisneros McGilvrey, a Wichita teacher, share advice for how to help a child with mental illness. McDermott's book, "Gorilla and the Bird: A Memoir of Madness and a Mother's Love," will be published Sept. 26.