<![CDATA[816 North News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/ en-us Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:04:52 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:04:52 CDT 816 North 60 Memorial Day weekend concert relies on an army of volunteers http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article21413880.html#storylink=rss The Celebration at the Station event draws 50,000 each year, attracted by the Kansas City Symphony’s performance and the cavalcade of fireworks at the Liberty Memorial. About 150 volunteers do the ground work to keep things running smoothly.

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Hosts needed for exchange students

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Northland school notebook http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article21412014.html#storylink=rss Northland School Notebook

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Tue, 19 May 2015 17:02:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article21412014.html
From corsets to codpieces: history’s comebacks http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article21411933.html#storylink=rss NPR recently aired a piece about corsets making a comeback. A very modern woman talked about the joy and inner power she gained by donning what has commonly been thought of, in kind terms, as a torture device.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 16:59:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article21411933.html
Priest honored for work with Cuban families http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article21411633.html#storylink=rss When Northland parish leader Father Pat Tobin got the call from Mother Teresa in 1968 to come to India for a retreat with 800 sisters, he thought the sister had misdialed.

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Farley, Mo., is a small town with strong memories http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article20780367.html#storylink=rss You might miss the tiny town along the Platte River, a few miles shy of the Missouri River. Aside from a red brick church with the tall steeple, it would be easy to overlook.

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Susan Vollenweider: Why I never ... http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article20849457.html#storylink=rss He looked about 2, maybe 3. His exact age was uncertain, but his behavior was clear: He was throwing a serious knock-down, drag-out tantrum in church.

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Rotary holds polio conference

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A sailing trip to St. Thomas with his son’s Boy Scout troop was the motivator for Brent Cable’s 58 pount weight loss, which made him the winner in Liberty’s annual Commit to Get Fit (CTGF). The Boy Scouts of America has weight restrictions for high adventure trips and at 289.5 pounds, Cable was over the limit.

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Wonderscope museum honors early-childhood educators http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article20296563.html#storylink=rss Lori Arndt, George Garrett and Michelle Foster receive the second annual Early Educator of the Year Award.

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Tue, 05 May 2015 17:22:02 CDT

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Tue, 05 May 2015 17:11:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article20294337.html
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Gladstone Rotary Club

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Wed, 13 May 2015 15:07:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article20849124.html
Orange Popsicle Week and website help young stroke victims stick together http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article20299761.html#storylink=rss Finding people to relate to became easier for young stroke victims with the creation of a website and a week of events to raise awareness of their struggles. National Orange Popsicle Week was inspired by Amy Wooddell of Overland Park requesting the frozen treat as she recovered from a stroke at age 24. The site and the weeklong event soon followed.

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Susan Vollenweider: It’s the season of the field trip, but this time for grownups http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/816-diversions/article20294145.html#storylink=rss It’s Go Time! We are mid-last month of school and the calendar is crammed with events. Parents are skilled at getting things done, but weddings, showers and graduation parties only add more ink to pages overflowing with kid activities.

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Tue, 05 May 2015 17:08:42 CDT By Susan Vollenweider

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David Knopf: The wonder of wandering: One of perks on the roads of retirement http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article20294556.html#storylink=rss contains illegal HTML markup:

A cousin of mine recently retired and announced it on Facebook. She received so many congratulations you’d have thought she’d won the lottery.

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Tue, 05 May 2015 17:14:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article20294556.html
Hillcrest Transitional Housing lifts up the homeless with a path to self-sufficiency http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article19824681.html#storylink=rss Hillcrest, founded in 1976 as Hillcrest Ministries by Ben and Patsy Beltzer of Liberty, is a local faith-based nonprofit organization that provides transitional housing and a rigorous educational program to homeless families and individuals. The goal is to move people from poverty to self-sufficiency in 90 days.

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Ted’s Cafe Escondido is coming to the Northland http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-business/article19191147.html#storylink=rss Oklahoma’s Ted’s Cafe Escondido has opened an Overland Park location and will open a Lee’s Summit restaurant this summer and another in Northland restaurant this fall. A longtime Burger King franchisee expands in the Northland. New Lucky Dynasty location in East Plaza and McDonald’s planned.

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Step out for Liberty’s historic tours http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article19190766.html#storylink=rss Liberty’s historic walking tours will make their return this summer.

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Gladstone to dedicate ‘Nestle’

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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:38:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article19190562.html
Music and art blend in ‘Once and Future Cities’ planetarium show http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article19190118.html#storylink=rss There are quite a few firsts involved in the “Once and Future Cities” planetarium show coming soon to Union Station. It’s the first time mathematics’ fractals have been animated and combined with music in a 3-D experience. It’s First Friday.

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David Knopf: A festival by any other name still spells as sweet http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article19188942.html#storylink=rss All jobs come with risks, some more obvious than others.

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Conversations on race

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