‘The Bull’ of the Grandview Fire Department offers thanks

Alan Dugan, a 26-year veteran of the Grandview Fire Department, survived a close call while fighting an Oct. 5 fire. He remains thankful for a colleague who positioned a fire truck’s ladder below a second-story window and yelled for Dugan to follow his voice through the smoke and heat.

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Denver shares difficult lessons for Kansas City’s universal pre-K plans

An 18-member team of KC civic and education leaders recently spent a long day in Denver, learning about its program

The Denver Preschool Program has twice won sales tax elections to help make pre-K available to all 4-year-olds

Kansas City’s plan to seek a levy increase in 2016 will face significant obstacles

People gather for the demolition of the 10-story, 50-year-old McCollum Hall at KU.