Shawnee & Lenexa

Cityscape

Emphasis on desserts is ‘worth the sugar’

The Dessertery opened in April at 5428 Roberts St. with items ranging from chocolate waffles for breakfast, coconut cake with a bed of lime curd, French beignets, flourless white chocolate cake and more. Also Overland Park is getting a new Westlake Ace Hardware.

Shawnee & Lenexa

Plans for Monticello library in Shawnee reveal modern space

Architects last week unveiled conceptual plans for the $18.1 million library branch slated for 22435 W. 66th St. in western Shawnee. The two-story, 33,548-square-foot building would feature floor-to-ceiling glass along three of its four sides, a thoroughly modern look designed to let in lots of natural light and attract attention from those driving by on Shawnee Mission Parkway.

Videos

Indiana state troopers lip sync ‘Summer Nights’ at state fair

Four Indiana State Police troopers have become a viral sensation for their hysterical lip sync rendition of “Summer Nights” from “Grease.”
Jonathon Amburgey
Indiana state troopers lip sync ‘Summer Nights’ at state fair 0:43

Indiana state troopers lip sync ‘Summer Nights’ at state fair

Raw: Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali returns to practice 0:53

Raw: Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali returns to practice

Raytown High Schools will give a car away to two students 2:39

Raytown High Schools will give a car away to two students

Alex Smith is the Chiefs starting quarterback but ... 1:05

Alex Smith is the Chiefs starting quarterback but ...