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Recap: last week in Midtown Kansas City (Nov. 16 – Nov. 23)

  Last week we brought you Midtown Kansas City stories about bike and pedestrian improvement plans, summer jobs for ...
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City hard-to-recycle event back on for tomorrow

A city recycling event postponed last week due to the threat of snow is back on the schedule for Saturday, Nov. 22 City residents ...
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Suburbs losing panache? Young and educated moving to urban cores

The “Young and the Restless” – 25 to 34-year-olds with a bachelor’s degree or more education – are moving to ...
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Police comment on preparedness for Ferguson decision

The Kansas City police department says its getting a lot of questions about preparedness for a grand jury decision on the ...
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Race alerts for this weekend

Two scheduled race events are expected to impact traffic in downtown Kansas City, and in Kansas City’s northland on Saturday, ...
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Bloch gift boosts KU Hospital expansion

A donor gave University of Kansas Hospital a $10 million challenge match to go toward a $279 million expansion project. KU ...
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City proposes more bike, pedestrian friendly Grand Boulevard

A portion of the Kansas City bike map. The city is introducing a plan to make Grand Boulevard more friendly to bicyclists ...

Many private high schools in KC score well

Rankings for best private high schools in Missouri are out, and Kansas City has seven that rank in the top 30. The highest ...
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Bald Eagles arriving

Photo courtesy Missouri Department of Conservation. Winter in Missouri means opportunities to view bald eagles, birds that ...
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Old Hyde Park’s “Chinese puzzle” was home to aged, athletic fields

In what is today the Old Hyde Park neighborhood, a group of French nuns once cared for Kansas City’s oldest residents, ...