Star Magazine

Love Story

From Romania came love

In 2002, TV anchor Elizabeth Alex planned to return to Romania but instead had to fly to New Orleans to cover Hurricane Katrina. When Alex Drescanu,  her local translator, realized she wasn’t coming, he felt bereft. He called her and said, “I miss you.”

Love Story

All it took was just one look

That night Thaylia Smith wrote on her calendar, “Drummer sat at table.” She continued to attend the late-night sessions at Jardine’s Restaurant and Jazz Club, and she and Patrick Conway got to know each other.

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Home in Overland Park is 'a total loss' after Saturday fire

Shortly after 6 a.m. Saturday, crews from Overland Park, Johnson County Fire District No. 2 and Leawood Fire responded to a house fire call in the 165th block of Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park. First crews on the scene reported smoke and fire showing from a two-story, single family residence.
Overland Park Fire Department
Home in Overland Park is 'a total loss' after Saturday fire 0:34

Home in Overland Park is 'a total loss' after Saturday fire

Creatures that live at extremes populate new exhibit at Prairiefire 1:50

Creatures that live at extremes populate new exhibit at Prairiefire

Meyer Circle Sea Horse Fountain in need of repairs 2:36

Meyer Circle Sea Horse Fountain in need of repairs

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May 9 arrests at Kansas City library event