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  1. Rob Scheps and Jason Jackson, at the Majestic and at Lucky BrewgrilleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Pitch

    Rob Scheps and Jason Jackson with the Mark Lowrey Trio 610 p.m. Thursday, April 2, at the Majestic, 931 Broadway, 816-221-1888 With the Ron Carlson Group 69 p.m. Friday, April 3, at Lucky Brewgrille, 5401 Johnson Dr., Mission, 913-403-8571, no cover at either show Every Monday night at New York City's Village Vanguard jazz club, Jason Jackson holds a trombone chair in the esteemed Vanguard Jazz Orchestra. Other nights, you might find him in a Broadway orchestra.

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  2. Prairie Village police nab car burglars after resident's callRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... away at 75th Street and Ash and arrested two adult males and one juvenile male. Two men, Wayne Colton Cisneros of Mission and Rodolfo Ray Jay Catilllo of Lenexa, were booked in Johnson County jail at 6:40 a.m. Tuesday. The juvenile was taken to ...

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  3. MainStream Coalition, Kansans for Life at odds over local candidates...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Prairire Village Post

    ... seats. Kansans for Life has endorsed their opponents: JoAnna Rush, Linda Mau and Tim Janssen. For the Shawnee Mission School Board, Kansans for Life only endorsed Mark Ellis while MainStream endorsed both Sara Goodburn and Brad Stratton. "They are ...

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  4. Shawnee Mission planning to reduce class sizes, eliminate all-day...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    Dr. Jim Hinson and Gov. Sam Brownback talked about state funding for all-day kindergarten at Roesland Elementary in January 2014. On Monday, Hinson announced Shawnee Mission's plans to fund all-day kindergarten by itself.

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  5. Shawnee Mission approves loan of 'Utah Highlands' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... the opportunity - they'll just have to travel to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Mo. The Shawnee Mission School Board of Education on Monday unanimously approved an agreement to deliver the work to the museum on long-term loan for ...

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  6. Mayor issues statement on officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... team is an unbiased party comprised of law enforcement personnel from the cities of Olathe, Overland Park, Lenexa, Mission, Shawnee, Merriam, Leawood, the Johnson County Sheriff's Office and the Johnson County District of Attorney's Office. You will ...

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  7. New construction popping up all over NEJC this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Prairie Village Post

    ... residential apartments and some office space. It also includes a remodel of the Woodside club facilities next door. Mission has at least three projects under way - and no, we are not counting the East Gateway development among them. Nearing ...

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  8. 130,000 steps: Public school activists' grueling march from Merriam to TopekaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Prairie Village Post

    ... Testing programs that seemed designed to game the system, not put students' interests first. As a product of Shawnee Mission schools, Ousley had expected the same excellence for her kids that she'd enjoyed as a student. What was going on? ...

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  9. Rest Natural Mattresses & Furniture opens on Mission's Johnson DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Prairire Village Post

    ... City market was easy because about 60 percent of her customer base in Lawrence was coming from Kansas City. Downtown Mission immediately appealed to her because of its central location and the recent infrastructure investment to the area. "A lot of ...

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  10. Roeland Park council candidates on the issues: How to make Roeland Park attractive to homebuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Prairire Village Post

    ... two grade schools, Horizon Academy, one high school, several churches and an excellent police force. Shawnee Indian Mission is in our neighborhood. We have rich history living on our soil. Below are some additional steps our city can take to make ...

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  11. Roeland Park council candidates on the issues: How to weather...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Prairie Village Post

    Walmart was set to decamp from Roeland Park and set up shop in the Mission Gateway development - but that project's future is very much up in the air. If Walmart does move out of Roeland Park, the city will lose substantial sales tax revenue.

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

    Thursday Mar 26 | Prairire Village Post

    Roesland teacher surprised with SMEF grant. Kari Bowles, a teacher at Roesland Elementary, was surprised Wednesday with a $3,500 grant from the Shawnee Mission Education Foundation for an early intervention K-3 reading clinic.

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  13. Martin D. Herbert, 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Cape Cod Times

    ... private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Stroke Foundation, 5916 Dearbon Street, Mission, KS 66202 ( http://americanstroke.org/ ). For online guestbook, obituary and directions, please visit www.ccgfuneralhome.com ...

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  14. Five story lines as KU football begins first spring under David BeatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... a Chanute native who spent last season at Coffeyville Community College. Sophomore Jordan Darling, a former Shawnee Mission East quarterback, is now listed at tight end. 2. Jayhawks face roster crunch. Kansas lists 93 players on the spring roster, ...

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  15. Appraised property values up markedly across northeast Johnson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Prairie Village Post

    ... property in the city rose 9.65 percent in valuation. Total property valuation in the city now tops $2.5 billion. Mission saw a similar jump, with total valuation up 4.57 percent to $919,607,340. Roeland Park's initial valuation saw an increase of ...

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  16. Merriam Mayor Ken Sissom breaks council tie vote to change trash can screening requirement in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Prairie Village Post

    ... proposal, Canterbury noted that several northeast Johnson County cities require screening from the street, but that Mission and Shawnee do not. The audience at Merriam City Council meeting Monday applauds speaker Kurt Jones. The audience was largely ...

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

    Monday Mar 23 | Prairie Village Post

    The south lane of 75th Street will be blocked starting this week as crews begin a major renovation project from State Line Road to Mission Road. Major 75th Street construction work begins this week .

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  18. Northeast Kansas happeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Capital-Journal

    The St. Patrick's Day Parade and Barbecue will be Saturday, March 28, in Lillis. Parade at 2 p.m., barbecue at 11:30 a.m. KAW TALKS - "Kanza Culture: Regalia and Kaw Culture" will be presented by Ken Bellmard, director of government relations of the Kaw Nation, at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at the Kaw Mission State Historic Site, 500 N. Mission St. in Council Grove.

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  19. Topeka Passion Play back for 21st yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Capital-Journal

    ... observance will be the Rev. David Helm and the choir from Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church. a- The Topeka City Mission Union Music Scholarship Committee musical and laymen's services will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, March 21, and 3:30 p.m. ...

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  20. Schlotzsky's out in Mission, Qdoba coming to Johnson Drive spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Prairie Village Post

    A note in window of the Johnson Drive location says the owner of the Schlotzsky's in Mission and in Liberty sold both properties to Qdoba. The Mission Schlotzsky's had been in business for nine years.

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