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JoyceKC’s 8 Quick Bites for Sept. 18

A new food truck for Carmen’s Cafe in Brookside. Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar sets Oct. 2 opening near the Country Club Plaza. A Caribbean/Ethiopian restaurant set to open in Midtown, A German restaurant opens in Lee’s Summit, a new Italian restaurant for Blue Springs and a new liquor store opens in Shawnee. The Teahouse & Coffeepot closes in the Westport/Plaza area. Kansas City, Kan.-based Papa Bob’s Bar-B-Que makes national blog post for its ultimate barbecue challenge.

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Woodneath Library provides picturesque setting for monthly food truck event

I drove along the white horse fence and turned into the driveway flanked by two stone pillars. The driveway stretched in front of me and at the end stood a 160 year-old estate home. The Greek Revival house, with its white Doric columns and red brick facade surrounded by 30 acres of green grass and rolling pasture, is more likely the scene of a civil war reenactment than a food truck roundup.

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New seeded grass and weed control

From Dennis Patton: The garden centers have been abuzz this fall with the sale of grass seed. It is almost like the holiday shopping season, only so many days and so much to do. Homeowners that have overseeded this fall are often confronted with more challenges than just seeding and achieving a good stand of grass. Lawn weeds also invade these thin lawns. For more, read on.

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