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Summit today addresses students moving from school district to school district

Mayor Sly James says the city needs to get a better handle on the impact of students who move around from school to school. ...
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Mayors with uncertain city minimum wage increases support statewide effort

Adding to evolving complexities over higher city minimum wage laws, the mayors of Kansas City and St. Louis on Friday supported ...
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Why not? Vacant and blighted houses as art

Abandoned houses litter the Prospect corridor but seven will soon look better, artistic even. That’s because door-sized ...
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Do you remember this block of Gillham and 33rd Street?

Raleigh Arms Apartments, 1940. When the Raleigh Arms apartments at 3346-50 Gillham first opened in 1909, the owners described ...
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Recap: Last week in Midtown Kansas City (August 23 – August 30) 

Courtesy Small House Catalogue Last week we brought you Midtown Kansas City stories about tiny houses, alleged abuse at the ...

Retiree wanted to help poor, man charged with helping himself to her money

A federal grand jury this week indicted a Kansas City man on charges he fleeced a retiree who first gave him money to help ...
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KC Tiny House Collective dreams big

Courtesy Small House Catalogue When he starts talking about the tiny house movement in Kansas City, Josh Farmer turns to ...
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First streetcar to arrive sooner

The first Kansas City streetcar is to arrive on October 29, with cars two, three and four coming at unspecified later dates. Ralph ...
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Reward offered for information about two individuals

The Greater KC Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline is offering a reward for help locating two people with a number of outstanding ...
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Police need help finding missing mother and child

Police are looking for 27-year-old Nicole Nelson and 2-year-old Dajahnay Nelson, who were last seen at 58th and Prospect ...