<![CDATA[Joco Opinion News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Joco Opinion news stories and articles. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star 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 Opinion 60 Area Codes by Bob Unell http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article489984.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:18:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article489984.html Snarky in the Suburbs —The axis of merchandising evil has found a home at the mall http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2134122.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:07:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2134122.html Bob Sigman: Overland Park leads the way against risks of e-cigarettes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2134112.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:05:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2134112.html Matt Keenan — New college home mixes Animal House, Bates Motel http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133899.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:45:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133899.html Editorial — Shortfall could hurt services in Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:42:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133867.html Letters to the editor: Obama, Danedri Herbert’s take on AP history, how awful is KCI? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133796.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:29:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2133796.html As I See It: It’s time for Kansas, Missouri to end economic border war http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2061742.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:45:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2061742.html Denise Snodell: My empty nest overflows with a thing called fulfillment http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2045107.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:16:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2045107.html Snarky in the Suburbs: The multi-story Verrückt plunge isn’t all that’s insane http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2045063.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:07:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2045063.html Johnson County needs to invest in better parks http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044932.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:55:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044932.html Letters to the editor: Yoder, Danedri Herbert’s column, voting in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044830.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:45:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article2044830.html Therese Park: The evils of war have never faded http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1927616.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:20:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1927616.html Find a ‘Pondering Nook’ and count your blessings http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1378218.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:07:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1378218.html Matt Keenan: My kids planning my funeral? In their hands, the plot sickens http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1377446.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:55:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1377446.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Doesn’t all this parental surveillance put a crimp in our children’s independence? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1378101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:05:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1378101.html Steve Rose: Tough questions require real answers about the county’s fiscal situation http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1377618.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:58:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1377618.html Letters to the editor: Have we lost our sense of humor? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1376110.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:31:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1376110.html Danedri Herbert: My history is better than theirs http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1375997.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:29:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1375997.html Eilert, Lightner have 10 weeks to make their cases http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1305145.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:50:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1305145.html When did going without makeup make you brave? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1305119.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:48:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1305119.html Letters: Private development of King Louie site, free playoff tickets http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1304050.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:56:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1304050.html Denise Snodell: When good intentions go bad, try to forget the memory foam http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1301665.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:23:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1301665.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Parental superpowers — yeah, you’ve got ’em http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1301631.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:18:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1301631.html Matt Keenan: If Bernie is the one in trouble, then why am I in the doghouse? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1256590.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:49:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1256590.html Snarky in the suburbs: The cult of Ikea: Assembly required, but not 48 hours in advance http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1257615.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:26:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1257615.html Letters to the editor: Women for Brownback, voting in Kansas, Herbert on media http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1257436.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:18:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1257436.html Bob Sigman: Public and private sectors need to help our children in need http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1256790.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:01:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1256790.html Steve Rose: Voters deserve a voice on parks and libraries http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1210838.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:44:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1210838.html Denise Snodell: When baby leaves the nest, this mom is floored http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1210814.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:40:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1210814.html Snarky in the Suburbs: To see the local wildlife up close, schedule yourself a school-supply safari http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1210801.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:38:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1210801.html Letters to the editor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1206685.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:06:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1206685.html Roeland Park’s progressive anti-bias vote http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1206608.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:00:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1206608.html As I See It: Our animal companions teach us much about our living http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1204539.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:32:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1204539.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Air travel these days is pretty much like Walmart with wings http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1080494.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 17:10:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1080494.html Matt Keenan: The pedicure experience is solely inspirational http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1069657.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:35:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1069657.html Editorial: Home building permits should come with expectations http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1069615.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:28:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1069615.html Letters to the editor: food for a small planet, digital photos, a shoutout to CareSpot http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1067520.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:12:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article1067520.html Therese Park: Korea’s long, faithful history http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article840886.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:45:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article840886.html Letters to the editor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article828480.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:49:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article828480.html Ellen Murphy: A visit to Israel provides a new view on mortality http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article827094.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:07:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article827094.html Editorial: Voters will make crucial choices in Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article825993.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:05:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article825993.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Yul Brynner would be proud of me in the fight against crazy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article819139.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:32:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article819139.html Susan Vollenweider: Happy Independent Kids Day! http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article797463.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:15:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article797463.html Lori Allen: The rabbit hole of immigration http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article780947.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:33:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article780947.html Denise Snodell: The plane truth http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article752373.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:53:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article752373.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Run for cover from this bombing blitz http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article753158.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:23:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article753158.html Susan Vollenweider: A dotted-line trip through codpieces, teamwork and Mom’s stuff http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article737985.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 07:43:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article737985.html As I See It: How Village Shalom pulled through shooting tragedy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article732988.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:02:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article732988.html Opinion: Roeland Park needs to ban discrimination http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article735472.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:34:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article735472.html Letters to the editor: Hobby Lobby, wastewater bills http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article733565.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:53:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article733565.html Underfunding higher education, lawmakers undercut job creation http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article725188.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:30:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article725188.html Therese Park: In Guatemala, another view of American generosity http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article723359.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:58:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article723359.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Join the Uncool Club and you’ll be cool again http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article718655.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 10:03:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article718655.html Matt Keenan: The Dorian Gray of cats — There’s zero evidence of aging, and someday she may be driving my Saab http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article712811.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:48:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article712811.html Stacey Hatton: Milk anything? Udderly impossible! http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article704162.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:31:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article704162.html As I See It: Lisa Johnston on money in politics http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article691821.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:47:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article691821.html Letters to the editor: Wastewater bill too high? Hobby Lobby, JCC bid process http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article685723.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:29:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article685723.html Snarky in the suburbs: Crying it out at Disney World http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article677311.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 22:47:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article677311.html Denise Snodell: When the plane is about to land, and then doesn’t, high anxiety is sure to follow http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article675766.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:47:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article675766.html Matt Keenan: Call me Ishmael, this is one whale of a story http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article667935.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:22:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article667935.html Commission on K-12 schools looks doomed from the start http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article657193.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:08:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article657193.html Editorial: Johnson County among easiest, most intelligent places to live http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article656508.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:31:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article656508.html Letters to the editor: Little Free Libraries in Leawood, corruption, naming sports teams, taxes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article656464.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:27:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article656464.html Danedri Herbert: On this Independence Day, America is looking a little tired. http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article656437.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:23:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article656437.html Sherry Kuehl: Disney World in the summer positively drips with humanity and humidity http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article648338.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:14:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article648338.html Therese Park: Wounded Iraq veteran’s life remains intact http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article643261.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:43:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article643261.html Jim Bradford: We interrupt this game for a visit with Mommy http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article615740.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:51:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article615740.html Editorial: Jobs are up but pay is down in Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article608425.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:02:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article608425.html Lori Allen: Annual physical exam leads to lessons on the leading causes of teen deaths http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article608202.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:31:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article608202.html http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article608201.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:31:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article608201.html Susan Vollenweider: Even happy moms wallow in crankiness sometimes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article599354.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 21:24:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article599354.html Letters to the editor: Construction in Mission, VA, the tea party, Congress and Obama http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article603562.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:31:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article603562.html Denise Snodell: True love is timeless: A wedding story http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article602941.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:11:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article602941.html Snarky in the Suburbs: At Costco, people-watching is elevated to high art http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article602924.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:07:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article602924.html Therese Park: Looking forward to cultural exchange in Guatemala http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article577712/Therese-Park-Looking-forward-to-cultural-exchange-in-Guatemala.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:09:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article577712/Therese-Park-Looking-forward-to-cultural-exchange-in-Guatemala.html Matt Keenan: For a parent, college orientation can be very disorienting http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article570689/Matt-Keenan-For-a-parent-college-orientation-can-be-very-disorienting.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:49:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article570689/Matt-Keenan-For-a-parent-college-orientation-can-be-very-disorienting.html Snarky in the Suburbs: Before embarking on college life, here’s a list of helpful life hints http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article570596/Snarky-in-the-Suburbs-Before-embarking-on-college-life-here’s-a-list-of-helpful-life-hints.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:41:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article570596/Snarky-in-the-Suburbs-Before-embarking-on-college-life-here’s-a-list-of-helpful-life-hints.html Bob Sigman: Brownback’s support erodes, but a Democrat for governor is still a long shot http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article570562/Bob-Sigman-Brownback’s-support-erodes-but-a-Democrat-for-governor-is-still-a-long-shot.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:39:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article570562/Bob-Sigman-Brownback’s-support-erodes-but-a-Democrat-for-governor-is-still-a-long-shot.html Editorial: Reducing poverty needs to be a higher priority http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article569433/Editorial-Reducing-poverty-needs-to-be-a-higher-priority.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:12:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article569433/Editorial-Reducing-poverty-needs-to-be-a-higher-priority.html Letters to the editor: teacher rights, diversity, politics http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article569199/Letters-to-the-editor-teacher-rights-diversity-politics.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:01:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article569199/Letters-to-the-editor-teacher-rights-diversity-politics.html Stacey Hatton: I spy ladies who laser tag http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article531673/Stacey-Hatton-I-spy-ladies-who-laser-tag.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 08:28:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article531673/Stacey-Hatton-I-spy-ladies-who-laser-tag.html Editorial: Leawood goes overboard on latest incentive 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article517164/As-I-See-It-—-Lesser-prairie-chickens-deserve-more-than-hollow-promises.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:50:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article517164/As-I-See-It-—-Lesser-prairie-chickens-deserve-more-than-hollow-promises.html After 18 years, the pediatrician’ waiting room finally takes down Germ Cop http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article517086/After-18-years-the-pediatrician’-waiting-room-finally-takes-down-Germ-Cop.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:39:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article517086/After-18-years-the-pediatrician’-waiting-room-finally-takes-down-Germ-Cop.html http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article517085/.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:39:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article517085/.html Letters to the editor — Hy-Vee, coal-fired plants, gun regs http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article515294/Letters-to-the-editor-—-Hy-Vee-coal-fired-plants-gun-regs.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:24:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article515294/Letters-to-the-editor-—-Hy-Vee-coal-fired-plants-gun-regs.html Susan Vollenweider: Old-timey summers have always been here http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article504063/Susan-Vollenweider-Old-timey-summers-have-always-been-here.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 08 Jun 2014 15:03:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-opinion/article504063/Susan-Vollenweider-Old-timey-summers-have-always-been-here.html Statistics show county’s value to Kansas’ future http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article470334/Statistics-show-county’s-value-to-Kansas’-future.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 17:35:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article470334/Statistics-show-county’s-value-to-Kansas’-future.html Sherry Kuehl: Does everything have to go viral? What has happened to private parenting? http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article463317/Sherry-Kuehl-Does-everything-have-to-go-viral-What-has-happened-to-private-parenting.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 11:25:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article463317/Sherry-Kuehl-Does-everything-have-to-go-viral-What-has-happened-to-private-parenting.html Therese Park: Monsignor Charles McGlinn is a father to his parish http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article446528/Therese-Park-Monsignor-Charles-McGlinn-is-a-father-to-his-parish.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 Jun 2014 17:51:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article446528/Therese-Park-Monsignor-Charles-McGlinn-is-a-father-to-his-parish.html Good nutrition is vital to being healthy and active at any age http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419363/Good-nutrition-is-vital-to-being-healthy-and-active-at-any-age.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 17:13:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419363/Good-nutrition-is-vital-to-being-healthy-and-active-at-any-age.html Population gains make county more important http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419432/Population-gains-make-county-more-important.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 17:22:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419432/Population-gains-make-county-more-important.html Lori Allen — Act now to document your lifetime of memories http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419121/Lori-Allen-—-Act-now-to-document-your-lifetime-of-memories.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 16:45:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419121/Lori-Allen-—-Act-now-to-document-your-lifetime-of-memories.html Letters to the editor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419328/Letters-to-the-editor.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 17:11:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419328/Letters-to-the-editor.html http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419120/.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 16:45:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article419120/.html Denise Snodell — A mother ponders the emptying nest http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article397573/Denise-Snodell-—-A-mother-ponders-the-emptying-nest.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 13:16:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article397573/Denise-Snodell-—-A-mother-ponders-the-emptying-nest.html Snarky in the Suburbs — Forget the teenage lifeguard, what public pools need is the the Mom Guard http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article397077/Snarky-in-the-Suburbs-—-Forget-the-teenage-lifeguard-what-public-pools-need-is-the-the-Mom-Guard.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 12:56:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article397077/Snarky-in-the-Suburbs-—-Forget-the-teenage-lifeguard-what-public-pools-need-is-the-the-Mom-Guard.html Therese Park: UMKC Conservatory professor honors brother with benefit concert http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article395814/Therese-Park-UMKC-Conservatory-professor-honors-brother-with-benefit-concert.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 08:48:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article395814/Therese-Park-UMKC-Conservatory-professor-honors-brother-with-benefit-concert.html Susan Vollenweider: Time and traditions pass by like a parade http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article396757/Susan-Vollenweider-Time-and-traditions-pass-by-like-a-parade.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 11:39:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-opinion/article396757/Susan-Vollenweider-Time-and-traditions-pass-by-like-a-parade.html