Saying it’s time to stop putting taxpayer money into renovations on an outdated building, the Johnson County Commission moved ahead with a plan to put a tax increase for a new courthouse on the November ballot.
The movie “Spotlight” was recently nominated for an Academy Award. I watched it, like I watch most movies these days, alone at the Leawood Theater in Ranch Mart Shopping Center. “Spotlight” is a movie about The Boston Globe’s Pulitzer Prize-winning stories about the priest abuse scandal in Boston. It’s both riveting and depressing.