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THE 39 STEPS Comes to Olathe Civic Theatre Association, 4/25-5/11
What happens when four actors play over 150 characters? Hilarity! Come see John Buchan 's THE 39 STEPS at Olathe Civic Theatre Association opening April 25 and running weekends through May 11. Reservations are available at www.olathetheatre.org .
20 hrs ago
The Wichita Eagle
In Olathe and elsewhere, more taxing authority won't offset cuts
Kansas City Star columnist Steve Rose praised the school-finance bill because "Johnson County schools finally got more local control," predicting the Shawnee Mission, Olathe and Blue Valley districts will take advantage of how the legislation enables them to raise local property taxes.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Hot Rod Magazine
Editor's note - Fresh Blood Spills Over
Our February issue generated quite a bit of reader response on a variety of topics, more than would fit on our Letters page.
The Kansas City Star
Freddya s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers plans another Olathe restaurant
Clergy of different faiths, joined by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, delivered messages of hope and unity Thursday before more than 1,300 people gathered at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park.
Firefighters pull woman from burning Olathe home
Firefighters found the woman on the floor of a back room and pulled her to safety.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Zoomin Market looks to redefine grocery shopping
The model, based on online ordering and drive-through pickup of goods, opened its doors on April 9 in Olathe, Kan.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Kansas City 2020: Part II
On March 27, the longtime chief counsel for the Johnson County Board of Commissioners, Don Jarrett, met with county commissioners in the basement of the county administration building in downtown Olathe.
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
White supremacist charged with capital murder in Kansas shootings
Frazier Glenn Cross, 73, is seen in an undated booking photo released by the Johnson County Sheriff's Office in Olathe, Kansas.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Supremacist ID'd as suspect in Kansas attacks
The man accused of killing three people in attacks at Jewish-related sites in a Kansas City suburb on Sunday is a well-known white supremacist who has run for public office on a white power platform and who once the subject of a nationwide manhunt.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
City taps interim public works leader
A veteran city manager and municipal services director will step into the interim public works director role for the City of Ottawa.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Gil Rumsey's art sees the painter through illness
Gil Rumsey laughed this week as he held one of three crazy pencil sketches in his hand, knowing that when he was on the edge of death, the ideas emerged from his own chaotic dreams.
NBC Action News
Olathe pastors launches 'Fourth Fridays'
Flood Warning issued April 4 at 8:57AM CDT expiring April 5 at 9:20PM CDT in effect for: Cass, Henry, Johnson Flood Warning issued April 4 at 8:57AM CDT expiring April 5 at 10:18PM CDT in effect for: Johnson, Pettis Flood Warning issued April 4 at 8:57AM CDT expiring April 5 at 3:12PM CDT in effect for: Bates, Cass, Henry Flood Warning issued April ... (more)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Olathe La Quinta Inn changes hands
Champion Hotels LLC of Oklahoma City has purchased the La Quinta Inn & Suites at 20570 W. 151st St. in Olathe.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Kenya: Peace Corps Creating Visual Record of Kenyan Sign Language
Peace Corps volunteers Rachel Rose of Olathe, Kansas, and Peter Hess of Boise, Idaho, are working with local community members and fellow volunteers to improve the quality and consistency of deaf education throughout Kenya by developing the country's first Kenyan Sign Language digital video glossary.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Johnson County's Ed Peterson wants to unseat Ed Eilert
On the morning of March 26, Ed Peterson - accompanied by his wife, Laura Scott, and Kathy Cook, director of Kansas Families for Education - appeared at the Johnson County Election Office in Olathe and filed papers to run for chairman of the Board of County Commissioners.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Developer will start work on $51M Olathe hotel and conference center
The Heart of America Group will break ground Thursday for its $51 million Embassy Suites & Conference Center project in Olathe.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Olathe district apologizes after only black students invited on trip
Officials with the Olathe School District issued an apology Friday after only black students were invited on a school outing.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Great Bend Tribune
Patricia Ann Evers 1932 - 2014
Patricia Ann Evers, 81, died March 27 at Great Bend Regional Hospital, Great Bend.