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Midtown part of pilot national microtransit service to get people to work and jobs

Midtown, Hospital Hill, and the University of Kansas Medical Center will be among the first areas in the country to test ...
Director Nancy Worthington says moving to Drexel Hall will allow the Kansas City Irish Center to expand its activities.

Irish Center moving to Midtown permanently, hosting Winterfest on Saturday

Director Nancy Wormington says moving to Drexel Hall makes perfect sense for the Irish Center, because much of Kansas City’s ...
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KCATA announces new board member

David Bower, an advocate of regional transportation planning, has been appointed to the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority’s ...
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Sad return to “normal” last year for KC homicide numbers, police chief says, but could have been even worse

A big increase in Kansas City homicides last year was bad but would likely have been much worse without the Kansas City No ...
Courtesy National Museum of Toys and Miniatures.

Little Black Sambo to Beyoncé: Midtown museum’s black paper dolls exhibit

Courtesy National Museum of Toys and Miniatures. The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures says its new exhibit of black ...
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New city treasurer appointed

Kansas City has a new city treasurer. Doug Buehler took over the position of Feb. 8, replacing Tammy Queen who had served ...
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UMKC starting new neighborhood council

UMKC is inviting residents of the neighborhoods around it to join a new advisory council. The University says it is replacing ...
Drexel Hall, site of much Midtown history, sits at the corner of Linwood and Baltimore. View here is from Baltimore with Linwood on the top left.

Drexel Hall, built by shrewd businesswoman, has seen a century of history

Drexel Hall, site of much Midtown history, sits at the corner of Linwood and Baltimore. View here is from Baltimore with ...
Two Catholic schools will merge and relocate to this closed charter school building at 201 E. Armour.

Recap: Last week in Midtown Kansas City (Jan. 31 – Feb. 7)

Two Catholic schools will merge and relocate to this closed charter school building at 201 E. Armour. Last week, the Midtown ...
Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announces last cold case funded by federal grants.

Prison inmate, 61, charged for rape committed when he was 32

Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announces last cold case funded by federal grants. Jackson County prosecutors ...