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  1. Fire chief reports Mission Bowl building saved from being total loss in April 3 fireRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    Crews have been at work on the Mission Bowl recovery since the day of the fire and are pumping air through the building to dry it out. The Mission Bowl fire that occurred two weeks ago this morning did not result in a total loss of the building.

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  2. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... wins SMEF grant . Roesland Elementary teacher Kari Bowles was among the seven recipients of this year's Shawnee Mission Education Foundation Excellence in Education grants. Bowles earned the grant for her project looking at the effects of an early ...

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  3. Barn Players Present Avenue Q, Now thru 5/3Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Kristen Altoro. The production will play April 17th through May 3rd at the Barn Players Theater, 6219 Martway in Mission, Kansas. Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 and Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $18.00 and are available on the ...

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  4. The Barn Players open 'Avenue Q'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    "Kate Monster" and Betsy Bledsoe / "Princeton" and Preston O'ffill. "Avenue Q" opens Friday, April 17 at The Barn Players Playhouse Zany, but insightful puppets with foul mouths come to The Barn Players Playhouse in Mission, Kansas beginning Friday, April 17 for a fun-filled bevy of performances through May 3 as " Avenue Q " opens.

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  5. Mission farmers market will launch in June; enough vendors secured for Johnson Drive venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Prairie Village Post

    It's a go. Mission will start its first farmers market this June. The Mission Farm & Flower Market will open on June 6 and continue to operate on Saturdays through September.

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  6. Girl hit by tanker truck this morning at Metcalf and 61st; police believe her to be SM North studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Prairire Village Post

    ... roadway. A 15-year-old female was struck by a tanker truck this morning on Metcalf Avenue just south of 61st Street. Mission police said the girl was alert and speaking when first responders arrived on the scene. Mission Police detective Dan Madden ...

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  7. Shawnee Mission refused to remove Lichtenegger from SM East despite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Prairie Village Post

    ... incidents that allegedly occurred in the summer of 2014. The district confirmed Lichtenegger was no longer a Shawnee Mission student as of April 3, 2015, but would not comment on when district administrators learned of the latest charges against ...

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  8. Shawnee Mission district paying new attention to tax diversion on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Prairie Village Post

    The Shawnee Mission School Board this morning decided it will not intervene on two tax increment financing projects that are in the process of developing along Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park. Deputy Superintendent Kenny Southwick briefed the board on meetings with developers or attorneys for the projects, at 91st and 95th Streets , each of which is expected to include a residential component.

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  9. With latest charges against Lichtenegger, PV man wonders why another...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Prairie Village Post

    ... been another young girl falling victim to Lichtenegger. On Sept. 1, 2011, hundreds of SM East students marched down Mission Road and gathered at the Village Shops for the annual Lancer Day parade and pep rally. Anastasia, a 15-year-old sophomore who ...

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  10. VinSolutions Launches Equity Mining Tool for DealersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Market Wire

    ... manufacturer and is ADP, Reynolds & Reynolds and Dealertrack DMS certified. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Mission, Kansas, VinSolutions is wholly owned by Cox Automotive. Additionally, Cox Automotive also owns Manheim Auctions, Autotrader, ...

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  11. Canterbury to warm up after wintry blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Press On-Line

    ... Thursday is looking pretty good - it should be find with that southwesterly dying out." The Christchurch City Mission said its 37-bed shelter was full during the cold snap and there was a waiting list for people needing blankets. "It's people who ...

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  12. On 6-5 vote, Prairie Village council votes to make 71st to 75th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Prairie Village Post

    Traffic zips by the adjacent sidewalk on Mission Road where a retaining wall would make it hard for pedestrians to avoid a vehicle out of control. An organized effort by a group of Prairie Village parents appeared to bear fruit Monday as the Prairie Village City Council narrowly approved a recommendation to make pedestrian safety improvements to Mission Road a priority in the city's 2016 budget - a move that provoked concerns about timing and staff resources from new Mayor Laura Wassmer.

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  13. Sold out crowd shows up in Roeland Park for R Park benefit event: BBQ & BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Prairie Village Post

    ... to the park with park benches being first up on the list. Besides barbecue catered by RJ's Bob-Be-Que Shack in Mission and bluegrass from the Miner's Bluff Band, dozens of businesses jumped in with items of the R Park Marketplace which sold ...

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  14. Beth A FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... Neb. to Patricia Irene (Lundy) and Philip Kenton Johnson. She grew up in Prairie Village and graduated from Shawnee Mission East High School in 1969. She attended Pittsburg state University and received her Associate of Arts Degree from Colby ...

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  15. Councilors say they're open to idea of reducing Mission to 3 lanes near St. Ann, SM EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Prairie Village Post

    Students from St. Ann Catholic School and SM East walk directly next to car traffic along Mission Road from 71st Street to 75th Street. In 2011, the city of Mission completed a reconfiguration of Nall Avenue from Martway to 67th Street, reducing the street from four lanes to three and expanding a sidewalk to improve walkability.

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  16. Golfers with the most Masters winsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | KCTV5

    ... and how the world has changed since the attack. Get a first look inside the moving tribute. An icon of downtown Mission, KS, was in flames Friday. The popular Mission Bowl is currently closed after the fire that took crews more than an hour and a ...

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  17. Greater Kansas City's Longest Running Cajun Crawfish Festival Serves It Up for reStartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... Crawfish Festival, put on by the Secret Order of Crawdaddies, takes place Saturday, May 2. Remember, it has moved to Mission, Kansas at St. Pius X Church, 5500 Woodson. This location provides space to accommodate the larger crowds and brings the ...

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  18. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Prairie Village Post

    ... governing body. [ Man who fought for anti-discrimination ordinance elected to Roeland Park City Council - KSHB ] The Mission Project to hold Kentucky Derby fundraiser . The Mission Project, which offers social and support services for adults with ...

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  19. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: Do you support new Mission Chateau plan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Prairire Village Post

    The new Mission Chateau site plan calls for the main building to be set back further from Mission Road, with residential development as a buffer. Three and a half years after the Shawnee Mission School District sold the Mission Valley property to developers, neighborhood residents and the Tutera Group appear to have come to an agreement on an acceptable project plan for the site.

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  20. Storm Snaps: KCTV5 viewers share weather photosRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KCTV5

    ... and how the world has changed since the attack. Get a first look inside the moving tribute. An icon of downtown Mission, KS, was in flames Friday. The popular Mission Bowl is currently closed after the fire that took crews more than an hour and a ...

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