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All my kids need for Christmas are paths into other worlds

Gifts were easier when the kids were around 6 and 8 and they spent all their leisure time on one extreme of the technology timeline or the other. But now, as it looks like their personalities are settling into those of the men they’ll be one day, it’s not so simple thinking up gifts they’ll love.

 

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Basement fire damages Merriam house

A basement fire early Wednesday damaged the ceiling to the bathroom of a single-story Merriam house. The fire was reported about 4 a.m. at the house in the 6000 block of Hemlock Street. No one was injured. (Video courtesy of the Overland Park Fire Department)
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Basement fire damages Merriam house 0:36

Basement fire damages Merriam house

NIC's 'Blue Room' is where the company plans for the future with new technology 2:31

NIC's 'Blue Room' is where the company plans for the future with new technology

National Women's Indoor Tennis Championships draws athletes 65 years old and over to Overland Park 1:40

National Women's Indoor Tennis Championships draws athletes 65 years old and over to Overland Park

Parents behind Kelsey Smith Act react to bill’s rejection in Congress 2:57

Parents behind Kelsey Smith Act react to bill’s rejection in Congress