Even though we live in a heartland full of farmers and strong communities, teachers and nurses and after-school program leaders see families every day struggling to put food on the table. Harvesters BackSnack program helps.
The person of the year? The most overhyped story? The most underappreciated? Here are your answers.
The best way to remember the best rock and roll band of all time is to listen to something else.
In the never-ending Battle of Obamacare, the conventional wisdom has decreed that there shall be winners and there shall be losers. An Overland Park family will add coverage and save hundreds of dollars. A Wichita woman whose old policy didnt meet Obamacare standards will pay twice what shes been paying.
Who is a RINO Republican in Name Only and who isnt? Some local Republicans, worried that voters will blame their party for the ongoing government dysfunction, are quietly asking that question, and some may go so far as to support Democrat Paul Davis for Kansas governor instead of the conservative Republican incumbent, Sam Brownback, in an attempt to pull the GOP back to the center.
Will the departure of Cathy Nugent hurt the city’s chances of landing the megameeting of Republicans?
Out of a number of passing civic lights, Evert Asjes III was special.
While Kansas and Missouri assemble incentives to lure a Boeing Co. aircraft plant to the Midwest, Kansas Citys corporate and political communities are preparing for a more important debate: the 2014 legislative donnybrook over incentives, tax breaks, and subsidies for scores of other businesses and business owners in the region.
President Barack Obama has to figure out a way to connect with Republicans.
The long, strange trip that ended Nov. 27, when the president signed into law the first bill to tighten regulations on pharmacy compounding in more than a decade, was endlessly enlightening.
The argument has dominated our politics half a century. It won’t be settled anytime soon.
Could the Johnson County museum work more closely with the Kansas City Museum? The Truman Library with the Black Archives? A well-staffed office could coordinate resources among all the citys historic facilities.
Political office is proving to be a tough slog these days for almost everybody.