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4 hrs ago | The Pitch
Matt Carrillo Quartet 810 p.m. Saturday, September 20, at Take Five Coffee + Bar, 5336 West 151st Street, Leawood, 913-948-5550, $5 cover. When the disciples of Kansas City organist Everette DeVan reunite, the music clicks in a way you too rarely hear.
5 hrs ago | NBC Action News
Flood Warning issued September 15 at 9:52PM CDT expiring September 17 at 3:00AM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton, Saline Flood Warning issued September 15 at 9:52PM CDT expiring September 18 at 9:17AM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton Flood Warning issued September 15 at 9:52PM CDT expiring September 17 at 11:41PM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton, Linn, Livingston Flood Warning issued September 15 at 9:52PM CDT expiring September 17 at 8:30AM CDT in effect for: Chariton, Howard, Saline KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A fight between a teenage boy and girl at a Kansas City, Kan., high school raised concerns about violence against women.
6 hrs ago | KMBC-TV
Video of a fight at Washington High School in Kansas City, Kansas, has some questioning how safe the school is. Police confirmed that the fight happened between two students about 3 p.m. Monday.
9 hrs ago | The Pitch
Boulevard has been in a collaborative spirit this year and that continues with the release of Collaboration No. 4, a spiced saison developed by the Kansas City brewery and its sister, Brewery Ommegang.
13 hrs ago | Wapakoneta Daily News
The Board of County Commissioners have selected interim airport manager Matthew Bailey as the new manager for the Neil Armstrong Airport. Bailey replaces Sean Stroh, who managed the airport from 2007 until his resignation Aug. 22, to take a position in the Cincinnati area.
A Kansas City Democrat who filed a brief with the Kansas Supreme Court in opposition to Chad Taylor's withdrawal from the U.S. Senate race is the father of a Brownback campaign staffer. The Kansas Supreme Court will review Tuesday whether Taylor, the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate, should be allowed to come off the November ballot.
On Monday, the Port Authority of Kansas City and Kaw Valley Cos. of Kansas City, Kan., announced that the port - which has been closed since 2007 - will be reopened and that freight will start landing there by the spring.
International bestselling author Stephen King - basically the father of modern American horror and fantasy, for anyone who hasn't heard of the novelist - is touring this fall and winter in support of a new book, Revival . He stops at Unity Temple on the Plaza on Thursday, November 13, to discuss the book and his career with Rainy Day Books founder and president Vivien Jennings.
Tuesday night's Flaming Lips show should be interesting, and not because frontman Wayne Coyne may wear some ridiculous feather-boa-and-pimp-coat ensemble and try to pretend that LSD hasn't made him certifiably insane while he rolls through the crowd in a human-sized hamster ball. This is the first Kansas City show for the band since drummer Kliph Scurlock was fired in March, an event he followed up on a few months later with some pretty dramatic accusations about Coyne.
Evangelist Cecil Todd, of Revival Fires Ministries in Branson, Mo., will be the featured speaker at a Full Gospel Business Men's program at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Ramada Hotel and Convention Center, 420 S.E. 6th.
Locally grown produce is featured in the center of the produce department at this new Price Chopper store in Kansas City, Kan. Trendsetters on the East and West coasts often say it takes a decade for the heartland of the country to tune in to a fad - good or bad - but the locally grown food movement hasn't followed that rule.
The chief operating officer of the Kansas City, Kan.-based grocery cooperative plans to step down at the end of this year, according to a news release. However, effective Sept.
Elvin Graves Jr., vocalist and percussionist with Slow Ya Roll, shown performing July 4 at the Spirit of Kansas Blues Festival at Lake Shawnee, will close the show Saturday at the South 40 Roots, Rock, Reggae Festival when the band performs from 12:10 to 1:30 a.m. at 125 N.W. 50th. Southern rock band Black Oak Arkansas will perform a free listener appreciation concert at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Hog Holler Saloon, 9252 Apple Valley Lane, Ozawkie.
Pastor Rick Behrens and Lisa Take perform a song during Sunday morning service at Grandview Park Presbyterian Church in Kansas City, Kan., on Jan. 13, 2013. Religion News Service photo by Sally Morrow The National Congregations Study 's latest look at the country's churches, synagogues and mosques - the third wave of studies that began in 1998 - finds more congregations: The study, released Thursday , draws on interviews with leaders at 1,331 nationally representative congregations and updates data from 1998 and 2006 studies.
As part of the Beans&Greens program, low-income families can take their SNAP debit cards to participating farmers markets, where they receive tokens to purchase SNAP-eligible food. We live in the breadbasket of America and are surrounded by farms, so it should be easy to get affordable, healthy and locally grown food into everyone's hands, right? For low-income families trying to make government-provided food assistance dollars stretch, it's a struggle to afford fresh produce and meats from the outer perimeter of the grocery store let alone a farmers market.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 07:25 pm
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