McHenry Reaches for the Stars, Settles for Football and NASCAR | Madisonville
When your second-grader's class stages "Macbeth" at parents' night, you're torn between admiring the effort of the kids and worrying that the teacher is unhinged.
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MO: Jackson County Takes Big Step Toward Commuter Rail with Option to Buy Union Pacific Tracks
Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders' campaign to build a commuter rail system got a big boost Monday when he announced an option agreement to buy a crucial rail corridor.
The Wichita Eagle
Missouri election season opens as candidate file
The first day of Missouri's month-long candidate filing period is typically the busiest, partly because of tradition and partly because opening-day filers get to participate in in a random drawing that determines who is listed first on the ballot for each office.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Jackson County takes big step in proposed commuter rail system
Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton on Monday helped the University of Missouri-Kansas City launch a women’s hall of fame.
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Democrats Head Into Retreat Battle-Worn but Emboldened
It might seem as if House Democrats gathering in Eastern Maryland on Wednesday night for their annual "issues conference" are literally retreating.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
ACA enrollment: Mayors hold the key
The Obama administration is relying on friendly mayors to coordinate enrollment efforts, circumvent tricky state politics and put a local stamp on the vast federal law.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
The Afro American Newspaper
Congressional Black Caucus Hosts National Day of Prayer to End Poverty
As interfaith and government leaders from across the United States gathered in Washington, D.C., for the 61st National Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 6, members of the Congressional Black Caucus hosted the first National Day of Prayer to End Poverty and Income Inequality.