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Proposed SW Trafficway QuikTrip Draws Neighborhood Opposition

By Dan Blom A new QuikTrip store and gas station being proposed for Southwest Trafficway between 33rd and 34th Streets has ...
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Stage set for summer and Shakespeare

Psychotic jealousy, tragedy, comedy and “Exit: pursued by bear” – Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” is coming ...
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Vacant properties must be registered by May 31

The city says registering vacant property helps promote more livable neighborhoods, and is reminding owners they must file ...
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City to host Civil Rights/Fair Housing Summit April 25

The city is making plans for its annual civil rights summit on April 25, featuring keynote speaker  Jeff Johnson, award-winning ...

Village Shalom victim was mother, Midtown occupational therapist

One of the three people killed yesterday at two Jewish Community facilities in Johnson County has been identified as a therapist ...
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Plein Air festival planners hope you’ll rediscover Penn Valley Park

Organizers of the first Plein Air Fest want to offer Midtowners a reason to rediscover Penn Valley Park. On May 7 through ...
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Help plan the future of Washington Square Park

  Photo courtesy Kansas City Department of Parks and Recreation. The parks department is looking for input into how ...
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Recap: Last week in Midtown Kansas City (April 7-April 13)

Last week in Midtown Kansas City, we brought you stories about the social blight discussion, election results and the official ...
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Update on shooting incidents on area roads

The police department says today it has linked 12 shooting incidents on area roads and the reward for information leading ...
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Armour blight study discussion tabled

The Board of the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority today tabled a proposed dismissal of a controversial social blight ...