Progress on the redevelopment of Swinney School as a mixed use development. Photo courtesy Chip Walsh, Swinney Development Partners.

Updates on Swinney, Westport High School Repurposing

Progress on the redevelopment of Swinney School as a mixed use development. Photo courtesy Chip Walsh, Swinney Development ...
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East Patrol campus named for civil rights leader

The campus of the new east patrol station, but not the station itself, will be named after Leon Mercer Jordan. The city council ...
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KC burglar prolific but he left a trail

Burglar Roy E. Samuels might as well have left footprints in the snow. While on parole for burglary and wearing a GPS ankle ...
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ATA makes changes to Ward Parkway 51 bus route

The ATA has announced changes to a Midtown bus route that will go into effect on Jan. 5. One Midtown transit advocate has ...
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First steps in regional transit are “a big deal”

Declaring “this is a big deal,” the Kansas City bus service committed to an agreement with the Johnson County bus service ...
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After 30 years, Jackson County judge must retire

Sentence heinous criminals, preside over mind numbingly complex civil trials or handle vicious divorces – at least one ...
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Important holiday city hours, trash pickup, etc.

Photo used under a creative Commons license courtesy phip_s. The city has sent some important information about its holiday ...
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More arrests as No Violence Project conducts another sweep

The Kansas City No Violence Alliance (NoVA) continued its “group enforcements” yesterday, resulting in nearly 20 arrests ...

State employment at pre-recession level

Missouri’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent in November, the lowest rate since May 2008. The state department of ...
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A Christmas present to live in

A Kansas City family got Christmas early this year but it did not fit under a tree. In fact, it held one. Jackson County ...