TweetThe Gordon Parks Elementary School’s charter renewal application has been denied by the state. That means the school will be closing at the end of this school year. The State Department of Elementary and Secondary Education today confirmed the charter denial. The school was up for a 5-year renewal, which State Board of Education considered [...]
Tweet Google Fiber tells us it has added some new channels to its cable lineup. The Google Fiber TV package now includes HBO, Cinemax and a premium package including STARZ, Showtime, HBO and Cinemax. Prices range from an additional $10 a month for Cinemax to $20 for the HBO channels to $40 for the premium [...]
TweetThe Missouri Department of Transportation advises us that northbound I-35 is tied up today. Details: Northbound Interstate 35 just before the ramp to Broadway is reduced to one lane at the north end of the Southwest Trafficway Bridge for the next 12 to 24 hours for urgent repairs. To avoid significant delay, motorists are urged [...]
TweetConnecting for Good – a nonprofit working to close the digital divide – has set up shop in Midtown. The organization is inviting the public to an open house and ribbon cutting this afternoon from 3 to 7 p.m. at 1624 Westport Road. RSVP It’s no coincidence that address is close to Google Fiber’s headquarters at Westport [...]
TweetThe city is notifying motorists that a gas main repair will close 48th Street from Belleview Avenue to Roanoke Parkway for one month starting Monday, April 1. In addition, crews may occupy individual lanes of Belleview Avenue north of 48th Street. Detours will be posted through construction.