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Joy Wok restaurant opens near Liberty

Overland Park’s Joy Wok opens a Northland restaurant. Andy’s Frozen Custard will open locations in Lee’s Summit, south Kansas City and Westport. Main Event Entertainment, a bowling-anchored entertainment center, plans to open later this year in Independence.

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Ted’s Cafe Escondido is coming to Lee’s Summit

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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This may be the world's heaviest peach

Peach grown in Johnson County, Kansas may set a Guiness World Record for heaviest peach in the world.
Chris Ochsner The Kansas City Star
This may be the world's heaviest peach 1:28

This may be the world's heaviest peach

Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain and Ned Yost on the Royals' winning attitude 3:27

Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain and Ned Yost on the Royals' winning attitude

Kansas State coach Bill Snyder looks ahead to season-opener vs. Stanford 3:36

Kansas State coach Bill Snyder looks ahead to season-opener vs. Stanford

Patience, jiu jitsu pay off for Tamba Hali 1:27

Patience, jiu jitsu pay off for Tamba Hali