westport-high-school

Date set for Westport High School discussion

The school district and the company hoping to redevelop Westport High School will offer an update on August 14. The repurposing ...
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Task force suggests new ways to help the homeless

  To better deal with homelessness, a task force recommends a data system to link agencies and direct clients to services. The ...
bcycle

Could bicycles be a low-income commuting option for Midtown?

Bike sharing stations are popping up across the country, and they’ll soon be coming to Midtown. But  how can we ensure ...
invest-northeast

City, community partner to boost Northeast

The city has started a new push to revitalize the Northeast area. Earlier this week, city leaders joined residents, businesses ...
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President Obama feels the love in Midtown

At the Uptown Theater today, President Barack Obama spoke of a revived economy and said it would be stronger still if Congress ...
zip-code-life-expectancy

In some KC neighborhoods, money buys longer lives

The privileges of the wealthy include longer lives. People in the richest areas of the city live up to 13 years longer than ...
first-in-line

Who’s first in line to see the President?

Darlene Ford of Hyde Park and Trish Harmon of Brookside hope to be the first in line to get into the president’s speech ...
obama-line-at-uptown

Traffic and transit alerts for Presidential visit to Midtown

The ATA says we need to be prepared for road closures and rerouting because of the President’s visit to Midtown tomorrow. President ...
recycling-bin

Mayor promotes mandatory recycling

The city will study making recycling mandatory and should act on it before the current city council leaves office next year, ...
illegal-dumping

Illegal dumpers use dirty tactics, the law responds

Hidden cameras are catching far more illegal dumpers, but offenders steal or vandalize the $150 cameras. City officials ...