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These Girl Scouts truly are golden

Although it’s not as well known as the Eagle Scout honor for boys, the Girl Scouts Gold Award has stiff requirements for leadership and service. And some Johnson County girls are standouts even among these standouts.

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Public’s input sought on expanding Tomahawk Creek Wastewater Plant

A redone Tomahawk plant in Leawood will take years to build and could cost $280 million. If the county goes ahead with it, ratepayers can expect to see their payments double by 2028. However wastewater officials have concluded that rates could double by 2024 if the county continues to send water to Kansas City for treatment.

Shawnee expands with several new eateries

Several new national and local restaurants are opening on a little stretch of Shawnee Mission Parkway, including Johnny’s Tavern, PepperJax Grill, Starbucks and Thai Homeplace.

Shawnee expands with several new eateries

Several new national and local restaurants are opening on a little stretch of Shawnee Mission Parkway, including Johnny’s Tavern, PepperJax Grill, Starbucks and Thai Homeplace.
 

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