The owners of a Georgian mansion in Mission Hills are ready to downsize from their 15,000 square feet house. It includes five bedrooms, eight full and three half baths, an in-ground pool and two-story cabana. Asking price: $9.5 million.
After 15 years of leading Johnson County Community College's award-winning culinary team to competitions around the world, chef Felix Sturmer is retiring. Known for teaching the finer points of making terrines, pates and other fancy fare, he shares his favorite places to buy a great loaf of crusty bread.
Children's Mercy Hospital is leading an international study that compares appendicitis outcomes for children treated with antibiotics versus those treated with the traditional appendectomy, a surgery to remove the infected appendix.
Donutology in Westport launched a doughnut into space with the help of a helium weather balloon. It soared to 97,000 feet and traveled 253 miles before landing in Illinois. A GoPro camera fixed to a plexiglass wing captured the flight.
Filmed by Joss Whedon in support of Planned Parenthood, "Unlocked" highlights the different ways Planned Parenthood health centers play a role in the lives of millions of women nationwide. The video follows three different women through critical moments in their lives -- showing what the world would look like if attempts to shut down Planned Parenthood succeed.
Marion Langdon, 72, of Long Beach started her college career in 1963 but stopped studying in 1971. She returned to the University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus in 2007 and 10 years later got a degree. She said they made her get a degree because she had too many credits.
In Raleigh, N.C., a little girl couldn't stop staring at who she thought was a real-life princess. Kwani Taylor was posing for a picture before going to prom when the little girl spotted her. Since being posted April 30, the video of the interaction between the two has reportedly gotten millions of views as of May 12.
Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington, Kan., south of Wichita, has had to depend on an infusion of local tax dollars to stay afloat. President and CEO Les Dean says government leaders are focused on the metro settings and often overlook the little guy.
Barb Wells of Lawrence was recently diagnosed with her second bout of breast cancer. She is receiving an experimental treatment at the Koontz Center for Advanced Breast Cancer at Saint Luke's Hospital in Kansas City. The 42-year-old has high hopes that the drug will work and is pleased she can receive the treatment closer to home so she can spend time with her family on Mother's Day.
Hallmark senior artist Ken Sheldon paints beautiful watercolor peonies and bouquets of flowers that later become the celebratory art on many of the Mother's Day cards produced by Kansas City-based Hallmark. Sheldon, whose mother put a paint brush in his hand at an early age, helps people celebrate the lasting moments in life with his artwork.