The KC Remodel & Garden Show features a host of ideas for landscaping, hardscaping and other upgrades around the home this weekend at the American Royal Center. Frank Fritz, one of the stars of the television show American Pickers, is appearing at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday.
Several area riders have qualified for the UCI BMX World Championships, to be held this week in Rock Hill, S.C. One rider, 9-year-old Lola Jonjevic of Kansas City, an Expert Girl Rider, even has a move, "The Jonjevic," named after her.
By Tuesday afternoon, many neighborhoods around Overland Park still don't have power. Residents are living on generators, waiting for KCP&L to restore the power knocked out after a storm hit Saturday night.
Sen. John McCain returned to the Senate floor less than week after undergoing surgery to treat his brain cancer on July 25. McCain cast a critical vote in favor of health care legislation and also urged his colleagues to seek bipartisan solutions.