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  1. Mission Woods offering curbside glass recycling to all residents;...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... full-time job and is an MBA student at UMKC, gets help from his wife and brother in the collections. He said Prairie Village and Mission would be next logical expansion sites. People who are interested in the service can sign up on the Glass Bandit ...

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  2. KS police crack down on seatbelt violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NBC Action News

    ... hip and the communication so we can educate the public what our message is," Detective Adam Taylor, with the Prairie Village Police Department said.

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  3. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: Should Kansas legislature do away...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prairire Village Post

    Proponents of the bill argue that since people are allowed to open carry in the state without a permit, the same rights should be afforded to people who want to carry a concealed weapon. The legislature's move last year to mandate the legality of open carry in all Kansas cities prompted pushback from the Prairie Village city council, though the body ultimately complied with the new state law .

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  4. SM East students, coaches lend a hand at Bubble Soccer Tournament (yes, bubble) for homeless supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Prairire Village Post

    If you are looking for some light-hearted entertainment Saturday and want to support a god cause at the same time, SM East's SHARE program, the school's student service organization, has just the event for you. SHARE is co-hosting the Hillcrest Heroes Bubble Soccer Tournament that will start at 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning at the Kansas City Christian School on 79th Street in Prairie Village.

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

    Thursday | Prairire Village Post

    ... sponsored by the Belin-Blank Center, featured more than 4,000 submissions from kids across the midwest. Prairie Village education technology company acquired by PeopleAdmin . Netchemia, a growing Prairie Village-based company that offers a suite of ...

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  6. AT&T will offer GigaPower high speed internet in Prairie Village, FairwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Prairire Village Post

    Good news for northeast Johnson Countians who have been waiting for ultra high speed internet service to come to the area: AT&T announced today that it will offer its GigaPower service in Prairie Village and Fairway. The service, which provides Gigabit speeds just like Google Fiber, had been previously announced for parts of Kansas City, Mo., parts of Leawood, Lenexa, Olathe and Overland Park.

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  7. Bill moving city, school board elections close to vote on Senate floor; widely opposed in NEJCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Prairie Village Post

    ... had discussed the bill may times. "I have not heard one northeast Johnson County mayor in favor of this." Prairie Village Mayor Laura Wassmer and Roeland Park Mayor Joel Marquardt also spoke against the bill at the last city council meeting. A long ...

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  8. New traffic enforcement effort targets teens, areas near schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KMBC-TV

    ... agencies through the state of Kansas that are doing the same effort," said Detective Adam Taylor, of the Prairie Village Police Department. "We're educating for seat belts and also for parents with child restraints." The effort is led by the traffic ...

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  9. Police traffic crackdown focuses on schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KMBC-TV

    ... ANSAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AS WELL AS THE SEATBELTS ARE FOR EVERYONE OR SAFE PROGRAM. WE ARE LIVE IN PRAIRIE VILLAGE.

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  10. Work expected soon to prepare Homestead sites for new home constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Prairie Village Post

    With the approval of a final plat for 11 new home sites, the Prairie Village city council last week set the stage for the start of construction work on the east edge of the former Homestead County Club property. Homebuilder Evan-Talan Homes purchased the acreage from Homestead last summer as part of a reorganization plan club leadership initiated to address its debt and keep operating.

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  11. County will lead planning process to determine features, uses for new park on Meadowbrook landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Prairire Village Post

    ... in the former Meadowbrook clubhouse. Geller said unstructured play areas also could be part of the park. Prairie Village Mayor Laura Wassmer said there was no plan to maintain any of the land as a golf course at this time. City Administrator Quinn ...

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  12. Village Shops, Corinth owners netted $47 million from sale of shopping centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Prairie Village Post

    Funds from the CID approved by the Prairie Village City Council in 2010 were used for the construction of the new building that houses Starbucks at the Village Shops. The Cosentino family-led ownership group that closed the sale of the Village Shops and Corinth Square to First Washington Realty in January brought in $47 million more from that transaction than they paid for the centers in 2009, according to figures released by Prairie Village City Councilor Jori Nelson at the Prairie Village city council meeting this week.

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  13. Meet the Adorable Second-Graders Who Scored an Interview with President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    But for a group of second-graders in Kansas, that dream has already become a reality. A class of students from Belinder Elementary School in Prairie Village, Kansas, submitted questions to President Obama on behalf of their school newspaper, and the president answered.

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  14. New park on Meadowbrook property would be financed through unique TIF ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Prairire Village Post

    ... The TIF will be limited to 20 years or when the bonds are paid off, whichever comes first, according to Prairie Village City Administrator Quinn Bennion. The proceeds from the bond sale will be used to purchase the park property from VanTrust Real ...

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  15. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: Where would you like to see more bike trails in NEJC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Prairire Village Post

    On Tuesday, Prairie Village city councilor Eric Mikkelson noted that Overland Park had given preliminary approval to a $27.7 million project to install 165 miles of bike lanes in the city, and that Prairie Village's lack of bike infrastructure would become all the more pronounced should Overland Park's plan move forward. Would you like to see more biking and walking paths in northeast Johnson County? Where do you think they would be most used? Pulse of northeast Johnson County is PVPost.com's daily conversation starter.

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  16. Johnson County, VanTrust reveal unique plan for MeadowbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Business Journal

    ... townhomes, luxury apartments, single-family homes, senior living and a 35-room boutique inn, which would be Prairie Village's first hotel. The number of residential units and the cost of the private development are not yet available. Muller said ...

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  17. Adorable Second-Graders Score an Interview With President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | ABC News

    ... in Kansas, that dream has already become a reality. A class of students from Belinder Elementary School in Prairie Village, Kansas, submitted questions to President Obama on behalf of their school newspaper, and the president answered. "Dream big ...

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  18. It's official: VanTrust, Johnson County and Prairie Village...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Prairire Village Post

    Representatives of VanTrust Real Estate, Johnson County and Prairie Village on Thursday afternoon addressed a full room overlooking the Meadowbrook golf course to announce a collaborative effort to turn 88 acres of the shuttered country club into a county park. The remaining part of the 136 acre property would be used for housing development and public rights-of-way.

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  19. Young Prairie Village high schooler featured in SM South's 'Mary Poppins'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Prairie Village Post

    ... as Mary Poppins in SM South's production of Mary Poppins. Photo by Patricia Berning Photography. A young Prairie Village resident has the honor of filling the shoes of Bert, the beloved jack-of-all-trades famously played by Dick Van Dyke, in SM ...

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

    Thursday Feb 19 | Prairire Village Post

    Announcement on future of Meadowbrook land set for this afternoon . VanTrust Real Estate, Johnson County Parks and Recreation and the city of Prairie Village alerted the media Wednesday evening that they plan to make an announcement on the future of the Meadowbrook Country Club property today at 4:30 p.m. in the Meadowbrook clubhouse.

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