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56 min ago | The Kansas City Star
The former bowling alley and ice rink closed five years ago. Johnson County taxpayers now own it, but some are fuming about that, noting that the $3.6 million the county spent to purchase and stabilize the facility over the last 30 months could have been used to address other public needs.
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5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
As we were sitting in Barcelona, Spain, we were shocked to see the BBC News announcing the murders of three people in our home town of Overland Park, Kansas, on our Jewish Community Campus.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
EY on Tuesday announced its finalists for the Entrepreneur Of the Year 2014 award, including seven from the St. Louis area.
13 hrs ago | Palladium-Item
A man whom authorities identified as a white supremacist -- widely known in southwestern Missouri for his anti-Semitic and racist views -- opened fire outside Jewish centers in Overland Park, Kan.
President Barack Obama, family and former 2008 campaign staffers celebrate the second night of Passover with a seder, in the White House Old Family Dining Room, April 15, 2014; this is Obama's 6th seder, a tradition that started in the 2008 campaign President Barack Obama, family and former 2008 campaign staffers celebrate the second night of ... (more)
Red metal shipments declined sharply in April, though the year-to-date numbers remain well ahead of 2010, according to the latest data from the Copper and Brass Servicenter Association, Overland Park, Kan.
Carol Wei emigrated from China to America in 2007. There were many things that surprised and shocked her, from the way people dress to store hours.
OVERLAND PARK, Kansas When I moved to suburban Kansas City from downtown Chicago in November 2007, I did so in large part because of the strong Jewish community.
Former Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole said Monday that the U.S. should send weapons, including tanks, to Ukraine to help it resist Russia's moves on its territory and to send Russian President Vladimir Putin a strong message.
At least nine people were killed and at least 35 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The Easter story is one of persecution, death and darkness on one Friday long ago, and of resurrection and triumph the following Sunday.
Last weekend, Fraizer Glenn Miller, a man who we later learned had long ties to the Ku Klux Klan ,opened fire at a Jewish Community Center and adult care facility in Overland Park, Kansas, killing three people.
It may not be long before many of us are being watched over by distant health care professionals as we go about our lives.
Copper and brass shipments continued to rally in March. Total shipments were up about 13.6 percent from February 2010 and 14.3 percent over March 2009, according to the Copper and Brass Servicenter Association, Overland Park, Kansas.
On Wednesday, June 4 , Startup Rewind will feature a presentation by John Yerkes and Matt Rider from the Kansas City area entrepreneurial startup, Zoomin Market Networking will start at 7:00 a.m. at the Deer Creek Golf Club in Overland Park , KS and the presentation will begin at 7:15 a.m. The Startup Rewind is a new outlet for Kansas City area ... (more)