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  1. How to dispose of your Christmas tree in northeast Johnson County citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Prairie Village Post

    ... collect trees curbside for the first two weeks in January. Trees taller than six feet must be cut in half. Fairway, Westwood, Westwood Hills do not have a central drop-off location but residents can leave live trees curbside on their regular trash ...

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  2. New restaurant planned for 47th and Mission Road in Roeland Park; current buildings will be torn downRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Prairie Village Post

    ... four corners of the intersection have seen redevelopment activity. The Walmart Market on the southeast corner in Westwood is relatively new as is Taco Republic in Kansas City, Kan. The northeast corner has Joe's KC Barbecue (Oklahoma Joe's) and the ...

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  3. NEJC city halls closing for two days to mark Thanksgiving holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    If you have business that requires you to stop by city hall, better hustle out this afternoon - no matter where you live in northeast Johnson County. All of the city hall offices across the region - Westwood, Roeland Park, Mission, Fairway, Merriam, Prairie Village, Mission Hills and Leawood - will be closed both Thursday and Friday.

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

    Nov 25, 2014 | Prairire Village Post

    ... for the troops and at the Indian Mission part of the proceeds go to the renovation of the west building. Westwood sets holiday tree lighting for Dec. 2 . Westwood residents will have the chance to gather together in a festive holiday atmosphere ...

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  5. Mission police take one person into custody after Sunday morning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Prairire Village Post

    ... sound that was consistent with a firearm come from the residence. Officers from Fairway, Merriam, Roeland Park and Westwood assisted at the scene. As a precautionary measure, several houses were temporarily evacuated. Two of the three people in the ...

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  6. Mom of girl who was attacked by dogs speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    It's been nearly six months since a pair of pit bulls nearly ended the life of Zainabou Drame right in front of a house along Westwood's Aquadale Lane. [Related: 6-year-old attacked by pit bulls returns home] She still bears the scars of that terrible attack, but Zainabou is back in school, plays with her siblings and still has the curiosity of a typical six year old.

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  7. Shopping center in 47th and Mission corridor targeted for sale and overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    ... is in Kansas City, Kan., it is within the overlay district that is jointly administered by KCK, Roeland Park and Westwood, the three cities that come together at the 47th and Mission Road intersection and have worked together on guidelines for ...

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

    Nov 17, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    ... on police procedure. Members of the academy class will be recognized at the city council meeting Wednesday night. Westwood police hold public forum . The Westwood Police Department this fall held a public forum for residents of Westwood, Westwood ...

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  9. Clayton, Bollier, Ousley swept precincts in statehouse races; Rooker's re-election closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    ... totals. Robinson actually won the city-wide totals in Roeland Park (55 percent), her home base of Westwood (58 percent), and Westwood Hills (58 percent). But Rooker had overwhelming margins in Mission Hills (82 percent) where she won 1,045 to 233 ...

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  10. CT scans of treasure chest reveal hidden brooches, gold ingots and ivory beadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... he got after he was taunted online when his meme request backfired Millionaire fashion designer Vivienne Westwood's advice to poor people: If you can't afford organic food just eat less Jodi Arias defense lawyers' bid to keep her off death row: ...

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  11. Election night was a long one for atheist votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Religion News Service

    ... he said. "We're playing to win the long game. And we're winning it." A "Vote Here" sign on display in front of Westwood City Hall on Nov. 4, 2014, in Westwood, Kan. Religion News Service photo by Sally Morrow Election night was not a total loss for ...

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

    Nov 4, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    Westwood getting new street signs. Westwood residents will notice new street signs going up around the city that show the city logo.

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  13. Perfect Village Rainbow Bunny ProblemsRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Tony's Kansas City

    It always kills me a little bit inside to link the PV Post but this online article offers a nice perspective on Johnson County problems with gigabit Google Fiber goodness: Google installation in Westwood hits a snag as some cable needs to be moved onto public right-of-way - Prairie Village Post - Neighborhood news and events for Prairie Village, Fairway, Mission Hills

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  14. Roeland Park to join Westwood in exploring Neighborhood Revitalization ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    The southwest corner of 47th and Mission in Roeland Park has seen redevelopment nearby in recent years and some tenants have had their leases ended. Roeland Park agreed this week to move ahead in a joint venture with Westwood to prepare a Neighborhood Revitalization program proposal that could allow homeowners who undertake major remodeling projects to receive a reimbursement on the additional taxes that result from a higher assessed value.

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

    Oct 3, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    ... 5:30-7 p.m. On Sunday, there will be a pumpkin decorating contest at 2 p.m. More information is available here . Westwood Company featured in tech report . Red Nova Labs at 4830 Rainbow in Westwood began life as a startup incubator and has now grown ...

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  16. Woodside Village project in Westwood takes off as Youthfront building comes downRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    Demolition contractors began tearing down the Youthfront building on Rainbow Boulevard this morning, marking the most visible start of construction of the Woodside Village project in Westwood. Construction work actually started a few weeks ago on the new Woodside Village development at Rainbow and 47th Place in Westwood, but visibly the big step forward came this morning when the walls of the Youthfront building that fronts Rainbow Blvd. started to come down.

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  17. Three NEJC fiberhoods qualified to start Google residential hookups; Merriam close to goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Prairie Village Post

    ... Indian Mission fiberhoods had a signup deadline of September 12. The three areas essentially cover Roeland Park, Westwood, Westwood Hills and Mission Woods. Each of the fiberhoods is now listed as "constructing" on the Google site. A Google ...

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  18. NEJC law enforcement agencies block off Roeland Park Wal-Mart after bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Prairire Village Post

    ... nformation on the incident or the investigation at this time. Officers from Roeland Park, Prairie Village, Fairway, Westwood and the Johnson County Sheriff's Department were all on the scene as of 1 p.m.

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  19. With a little help from guides, Indian Hills 7th grader is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Prairire Village Post

    ... able to support her." More opportunity for Meg was one of the reasons the Shermers moved from Ozark, Missouri, to Westwood this summer. When Indian Hills opened sign ups for cross country, there wasn't much doubt that Meg wanted to be on the team. ...

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  20. What's on in the Staffordshire Moorlands week commencing Wednesday September 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Your Leek Paper

    ... To book a place for the tour call 01335 350503. Leek Floral Art Society AGM 7.30pm at St Edwards Junior Academy, Westwood Road, Leek. Speaker Anita Gibson will share her experience as an award winner at Chelsea Flower Show. Visitors A 5. Details: ...

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