The Crossroads area is getting the Broadway Deli, an authentic Jewish deli that will source meats and recipes from Manny’s Cafeteria and Delicatessen, which has been a Chicago institution since 1942. The Broadway Deli will be at 2101 Broadway.
Students from Shawnee Mission East High School gathered for a vigil with friends and family members to mourn the pending death of their classmate Alex Carney, a sophomore. Alex was gravely injured in a car wreck last week. Chris Carney, Alex's father, said surgeons told him his son's CAT scan was the worst they'd ever seen. Carney spoke of making something positive out of the tragedy: Alex will be an organ donor and someone may get his heart.
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer and Gina Meier-Hummel, secretary of the Department for Children and Families, sat down for an exclusive interview with The Star on Monday and said they are backing a bill that would open to public some information after a child's death.
Stand up KC in conjunction with the Poor People’s Campaign bring their fight for racial and economic justice, including a $15 an hour minimum wage, to the midtown McDonald’s at Cleaver Boulevard and Tracy Avenue.