Overland Park & Leawood

Overland Park & Leawood

Overland Park Regional opens new pediatric center

The center, which involves an $8 million investment, offers inpatient and intensive care services along with surgical, emergency and specialty care services. In addition, the facility’s staff is trained and certified to help children, adolescents and families cope with illness, treatment and hospitalization.

Overland Park & Leawood

Leawood City Council fills last vacant seat

Dr. Steven Kaster will replace Louis Rasmussen as a Ward 2 council member. The council had been seeking a replacement since June when Rasmussen stepped down after 26 years on the council. The council approved Kaster’s nomination at its Aug. 15 meeting. He joins Lisa Harrison as Leawood’s other new council member. Harrison was selected to the council in June.

Overland Park & Leawood

Leawood Hen House Market reopens after remodeling, expansion

The store, 11721 Roe Ave., features an expanded prepared food area with such new items as pho, banh mi, waffles, dry-aged steaks, more kosher items and seafood, and the first Hallmark flowers display. It is the top Hen House in sales volume. Pink Antlers Studio opening next week in Leawood and C. Frog’s BBQ Steak Whiskey opens next week in Prairie Village.

Overland Park & Leawood

Veterinary clinic puts its focus on fear-free care

Blake Dickerson and his business partner, Trent Eddy, opened their own business, Ironhorse Veterinary Care in Leawood, focused on minimizing fears of visiting the vet for both animal and owner alike. The vets opened their clinic in October 2015 offering what they refer to as a compassionate alternative to veterinary care.

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Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton went to head-to-head in the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York on Monday. They discussed jobs, racial divisions and national security with many personal jabs thrown in between. The debate, moderated by NBC anchor Lester Holt, is the first in a series of three scheduled ahead of Election Day.
Cristina Rayas McClatchy
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton clash in first presidential debate 4:36

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Debate watch party at UMKC 1:34

Debate watch party at UMKC

Kansas City Police Department to test body cameras for 90 days 1:58

Kansas City Police Department to test body cameras for 90 days

Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on Sunday's victory over the Jets 2:51

Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on Sunday's victory over the Jets