Messenger Coffee Co. + Ibis Bakery opened at 1624 Grand Blvd. in the Crossroads a few weeks ago. In addition to loaves of bread, customers can purchase bread-based options topped with farm-fresh ingredients, including toast and tartines.
A press conference was held for the some of the new members of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. This year’s class includes Tim Duncan, Cleo Hill, Scott May, Rick Mount, Bo Ryan, Paul Silas, John Stockton and Jason “Jay” Williams.
Kansas City, Kan., fire crews worked to put out bales of recycled paper stored outside at Waste Management, 2404 S. 88th St. near Interstate 435 and Kansas 32. The fire call came in shortly after 8 a.m., and high winds were making putting out the fire difficult.
Chicago-native Steve Kerner has brought a taste of his hometown to south Overland Park. Chi-Town Original Beef Dog Burger offers such items as Chicago dogs with pickle spears and sport peppers, beef and sausage sandwiches, Merkts cheddar burgers and chocolate cake shakes.