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Renovation underway for historic vacant church

By Joe Lambe Scaffolding shines in the sun around a faded Gothic church tower that long marked urban decline. In spring, ...
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UMKC program helps students earn associate degree

In a push to increase the number of students with an associate degree, UMKC is joining other schools in a new statewide reverse ...
Pilgrim Chapel window by Bruce Matthews.

Westport speaker spotlights local stained glass windows

Pilgrim Chapel window by Bruce Matthews. Get a close-up view and the stories behind Kansas City’s stained glass windows ...
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Real estate tip: Freshen up the little things

sponsored post by Lauren Hruby and Scott DeVouton If you have not visited the new Ikea store in Merriam, I bet you know someone ...
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Proposal to save Kemper ends

Used under a Creative Commons agreement courtesy CC BY-SA 2.5. The Foutch Brothers company has withdrawn from a proposal ...
Courtesy CDC by Cynthia Goldsmith

Fear more contagious than Ebola, says city health director

Courtesy CDC by Cynthia Goldsmith A widespread Ebola outbreak in the United States is impossible but fear makes people forget ...
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Needed: Urban families to sign up for free books

The Urban Neighborhood Initiative needs families to enroll to get free books each month for children under five years old. The ...
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Nominations open for neighborhood advisory council

Midtown neighborhoods have an opportunity to help fill positions on the Neighborhood Advisory Council. The 15-member council ...

Former computer boss at big KC firm faces prison

Customized motorcycles, a boat, a large motor home – working for Clarkson Construction paid well, but not that well. A ...
WIlliam Rockhill Nelson's home, Oak Hall, 1890. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art now stands on the site.

Nelson’s country mansion became site of Nelson-Atkins Museum

WIlliam Rockhill Nelson’s home, Oak Hall, 1890. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art now stands on the site. William Rockhill ...