<![CDATA[Joco 913 News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/ en-us Tue, 03 Jun 2014 09:41:10 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 03 Jun 2014 09:41:10 CDT Joco 913 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com At 80, Shirley Marley is still dancing — and turning out stars http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article74023827.html#storylink=rss She started dancing while in grade school and has never stopped

Her dance school in Overland Park has taught thousands of kids since the 1960s

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Overland Park landlords to face inspections, fees starting in July 2017 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article75329132.html#storylink=rss OP City Council gave final approval to inspection fees Monday night

Fee is $60 per building per year

Council also agreed to raise for City Manager William Ebel and deadline extension for The Vue development in downtown OP

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Olathe middle school play honors injured classmate http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article74796702.html#storylink=rss Play benefits Children’s Mercy Hospital and honors classmate who was hospitalized there for seven weeks

Prairie Trail students to perform “The 9 Worst Breakups of All Time” on May 12

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Fourth Fridays expanding in Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article74793727.html#storylink=rss New this year is the addition of themed days

Organizers are increasing partnerships with businesses and organizations

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Olathe Toyota earns Patriot Award http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article74633557.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:30:28 CDT

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Some family roots are better left buried http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article74632587.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:26:31 CDT

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Five on short list for spot on JCCC board http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74631332.html#storylink=rss Choice will take the seat being vacated by Bob Drummond

Term will start on July 21 and expire in January 2018

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:18:16 CDT

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Synergy Services picks Arbor Creek Elementary as KC’s kindest school http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article73938887.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:30:01 CDT

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Johnson County voters to be asked to raise sales tax by a quarter cent for courthouse http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article73303182.html#storylink=rss Johnson County Commission moves forward with $201 million courthouse rebuild and autopsy lab

Voters in November will be asked to raise sales tax by quarter cent

The tax hike would bring the sales tax to more than 10 percent in many areas

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Johnson and Wyandotte winners of the Greater Kansas City Science and Engineering Fair. http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74446892.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:27:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74446892.html Olathe traffic trouble spots are under study http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article74446437.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:25:14 CDT

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Mack House wins demolition delay http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article74446197.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:22:58 CDT

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Demolition for two dead malls sets stage for future development http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74228077.html#storylink=rss Kansas City, Kan.’s Indian Springs Marketplace, circa 1971, is being demolished to make way for new development

Demolition of Olathe’s Great Mall of the Great Plains is set to begin by June but original tenant Burlington plans to continue to operate on the site

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Will Johnson County be ready for the 2016 presidential election? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74045762.html#storylink=rss ‘We have great concerns,’ official says, about the high turnout expected for the fall 2016 election

County’s voting machines are among oldest in country and are out of production

Election Commission Ronnie Metsker wants the county to fast-track the purchase of new equipment

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When daddy issues are a good thing: Thank you, Bob Claypool http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article74031447.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:37:33 CDT

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Rolling the dice on a discount airline http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article74018317.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:04:54 CDT

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Limousine service is a dream come true for Syrian immigrant http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article75311737.html#storylink=rss Most of Tess Limo’s business comes from corporate clients, including local offices of J.P. Morgan and Teva Pharmaceuticals

Tess Limo is named after his daughter, Tess

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Spotlight shines on Johnson County-area athletes at Kansas Relays http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-sports/article74467042.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:27:07 CDT

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At 80, Shirley Marley is still dancing — and turning out stars http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74187072.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:29:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article74187072.html The Confederacy’s love of slavery and other American tyrannies http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article73938482.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 10:26:46 CDT

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Can you do this Common Core math? I was overmatched at third grade http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article74016317.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:00:47 CDT

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Shawnee Mission schools bracing for cuts of ‘multiple millions of dollars’ to cover Kansas budget shortfall http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/northeast-joco/article73968402.html#storylink=rss State lawmakers discussing cuts of 3 to5 percent for K-12 education, meaning millions from SMSD’s budget

Expenses are rising while state looks to cut to cover revenue shortfalls

SMSD looks to add an information and communications technology signature program

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Drive-thru, MakerSpace among ideas for Monticello branch library in Shawnee http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article73943792.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:03:27 CDT

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Prairie Village clears path toward Meadowbrook Park reality http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/northeast-joco/article73883787.html#storylink=rss City Council unanimously approves $19 million in TIF bonds to buy park land

Van Trust Real Estate will sell city 82 acres of former Meadowbrook Golf and Country Club for park

Rest of the 45 acres will go be used for new homes, boutique inn

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Best Regards Bakery & Cafe perfects chocolate chip cookies, grilled cheese http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article73753332.html#storylink=rss The Overland Park scratch bakery uses premium ingredients and old-school recipes

It’s known for customizable grilled cheese sandwiches made with house-baked bread

Don’t miss the chocolate eclair and the gooey butter cake

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Olathe detects possible high lead level in one neighborhood’s water http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article72847777.html#storylink=rss Potentially elevated lead level in water has been detected in the Ridgeview South neighborhood

As many as 105 customers are affected

The test result could be a false positive, but the city is taking precautions

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Olathe’s new Unwind — a place to renew over food, drink and retail therapy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article72666562.html#storylink=rss Olathe’s Unwind Bistro & Boutique opened in late November and has now expanded its hours

It offers lunch and small plates, and a gift boutique. It also hosts “art adventure” classes and special events

Retailer Made in KC and Power Life Yoga plan to open in Corinth Square this week

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Leawood gallery to host 'Beatles,' 'Scooby-Doo' animator, who only sells his art in person http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article72703472.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 16:22:10 CDT

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Editorial: Olathe’s schools want more http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article72733097.html#storylink=rss District asking voters to endorse $156 million bond package

It would not require a tax increase

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