<![CDATA[Shawnee & Lenexa News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Shawnee & Lenexa 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 Shawnee & Lenexa 60 Lawsuit filed to halt sewer project near Bell Road in Shawnee http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article4499103.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:05:30 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article4499103.html Lenexa looks westward in developing plans for a new civic center http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article4392627.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:51:22 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article4392627.html Shawnee’s Bell Road residents plan to continue sewer fight http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article4124714.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:02:30 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article4124714.html ‘Lending machine’ to cut drive to library for Shawnee, Lenexa readers http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article4002596.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:37:38 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article4002596.html Auctioneers team up to help area nonprofits http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article3774499.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:34:48 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article3774499.html Making the world a better place is goal of humanitarian honoree http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article3563360.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:41:32 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article3563360.html Orthodontic lab uses latest technology to meet needs http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article3555264.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:12:54 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article3555264.html For decades, Marvin Rainey has shaped Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article3424246.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:20:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article3424246.html Shawnee Mission develops new school security plan http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/northeast-joco/article3423063.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:45:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/northeast-joco/article3423063.html Cooking and camaraderie a rich blend at Lenexa Chili Challenge http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article3396275.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 26 Oct 2014 22:34:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article3396275.html Olathe, Leawood and Shawnee turn to voters to renew sales taxes for maintenance, improvements http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2757098.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:51:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2757098.html Candidates for Kansas education board highlight their experience http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2758566.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:12:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2758566.html District 18 rivals disagree on tax cuts, need for education funding boost http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2757405.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:54:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2757405.html By watching data reports, Shawnee is also helping to take a bite out of crime http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2564967.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 19:02:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2564967.html Lenexa medical services company acquires New York firm http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article2483969.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 03:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article2483969.html St. James Academy is named to Catholic Education Honor Roll http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article2365926.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:07:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article2365926.html Sushi Mido keeps rolling with plenty of options http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-diversions/article2356735.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:43:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-diversions/article2356735.html Lenexa’s Happy-X is two businesses in one http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2216026.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:59:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2216026.html Library takes on a Latin flavor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2067570.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:18:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2067570.html Shawnee approves TIF district, rezoning for mixed-use development http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article2045035.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:06:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article2045035.html Honor flight program salutes veterans’ service http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2045785.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:34:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2045785.html With eyes on the bottom line, some school districts turn to private substitutes when vacancies arise http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2045157.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:18:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2045157.html Police departments offer ways to keep your home safe from crime http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1377829.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:02:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1377829.html Wastewater department billed De Soto schools for a lot of green but gave a lot back http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1301180.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:34:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1301180.html Straub Construction working on new Shawanoe Elementary School http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1271050.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1271050.html Work begins on Shawnee park named in honor its German sister city http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1291964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:08:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1291964.html As the year begins, Johnson County school districts welcome new technology, buildings and principals http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1205546.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:04:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1205546.html Sewer district for planned shopping center divides residents along Shawnee’s Bell Road http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1205513.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:00:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1205513.html Treating sick dolls is just one of the specialties available at the Doll Cradle http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article1201999.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:08:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article1201999.html Development stance divides Lenexa council http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1210825.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1210825.html JO transit service starts pilot project to expand Special Edition service http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1088623.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:31:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1088623.html Business news: environmental forum, Cerner, EnGraph Software http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/northeast-joco/article826518.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/northeast-joco/article826518.html Johnson County National Merit Scholars named http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article840957.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:52:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article840957.html Shawnee voters to decide sales tax increase for streets http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article826547.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:29:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article826547.html Johnson County Library study of future needs speeds up http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article797659.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:34:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article797659.html Shawnee expands with several new eateries http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article734321.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:05:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article734321.html Mystery veils Medal of Honor that will be returned to Shawnee family http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article732908.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:54:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article732908.html Kansas House 16: Primary crowded field with 3 GOP and 2 Dem candidates http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article706371.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:38:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article706371.html Two join forces to expand sports opportunities for youth http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article657091.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:58:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article657091.html http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article657090.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:58:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article657090.html Shawnee might let voters decide on 10-year sales tax for roads http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article575983/Shawnee-might-let-voters-decide-on-10-year-sales-tax-for-roads.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:38:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article575983/Shawnee-might-let-voters-decide-on-10-year-sales-tax-for-roads.html Lenexa police register cameras to speed criminal investigations http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article571999/Lenexa-police-register-cameras-to-speed-criminal-investigations.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:40:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article571999/Lenexa-police-register-cameras-to-speed-criminal-investigations.html For those needing developmental support, years on a waiting list often lie ahead http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article571994/For-those-needing-developmental-support-years-on-a-waiting-list-often-lie-ahead.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:38:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article571994/For-those-needing-developmental-support-years-on-a-waiting-list-often-lie-ahead.html At forum on state education commissioner, concerns about Common Core take center stage http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article470277/At-forum-on-state-education-commissioner-concerns-about-Common-Core-take-center-stage.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 17:32:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article470277/At-forum-on-state-education-commissioner-concerns-about-Common-Core-take-center-stage.html Young and homeless: Youngsters face special hardships http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article420532/Young-and-homeless-Youngsters-face-special-hardships.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 21:46:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article420532/Young-and-homeless-Youngsters-face-special-hardships.html Kansas State rower from Lenexa is Big 12 Newcomer of the Year http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-sports/article399006/Kansas-State-rower-from-Lenexa-is-Big-12-Newcomer-of-the-Year.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 15:25:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/joco-sports/article399006/Kansas-State-rower-from-Lenexa-is-Big-12-Newcomer-of-the-Year.html Lenexa church flies 600 flags to honor veterans for Memorial Day http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article396788/Lenexa-church-flies-600-flags-to-honor-veterans-for-Memorial-Day.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 11:43:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article396788/Lenexa-church-flies-600-flags-to-honor-veterans-for-Memorial-Day.html Hints of Democratic Party resurgence in GOP-dominated Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article399678/Hints-of-Democratic-Party-resurgence-in-GOP-dominated-Kansas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 17:09:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/local-columnists/article399678/Hints-of-Democratic-Party-resurgence-in-GOP-dominated-Kansas.html Kansas City’s jazz community works to hook the next generation http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article384604/Kansas-City’s-jazz-community-works-to-hook-the-next-generation.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 21:18:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article384604/Kansas-City’s-jazz-community-works-to-hook-the-next-generation.html Jefferson’s, a favorite in Lawrence, brings its fare to Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/article384010/Jefferson’s-a-favorite-in-Lawrence-brings-its-fare-to-Olathe.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 19:37:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/article384010/Jefferson’s-a-favorite-in-Lawrence-brings-its-fare-to-Olathe.html Cargill to add 60 white-collar jobs in Lenexa http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article381194/Cargill-to-add-60-white-collar-jobs-in-Lenexa.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 15:31:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article381194/Cargill-to-add-60-white-collar-jobs-in-Lenexa.html Lenexa man killed in Kansas wreck on U.S. 24 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article375620/Lenexa-man-killed-in-Kansas-wreck-on-U.S.-24.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 19:33:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article375620/Lenexa-man-killed-in-Kansas-wreck-on-U.S.-24.html Tiny hero captures KC hearts http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article362144/Tiny-hero-captures-KC-hearts.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 May 2014 23:28:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article362144/Tiny-hero-captures-KC-hearts.html Problem with mold at Johnson County Museum is worse than was diagnosed http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article357521/Problem-with-mold-at-Johnson-County-Museum-is-worse-than-was-diagnosed.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 18:09:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article357521/Problem-with-mold-at-Johnson-County-Museum-is-worse-than-was-diagnosed.html Insurance rating ranks Lenexa Fire Department the best in metro area http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article348114/Insurance-rating-ranks-Lenexa-Fire-Department-the-best-in-metro-area.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 May 2014 13:29:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article348114/Insurance-rating-ranks-Lenexa-Fire-Department-the-best-in-metro-area.html First-grader decorates and sells fairy houses to help kids at women’s shelter http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article347724/First-grader-decorates-and-sells-fairy-houses-to-help-kids-at-women’s-shelter.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:46:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article347724/First-grader-decorates-and-sells-fairy-houses-to-help-kids-at-women’s-shelter.html After 34 years, lost football championship ring is reunited with owner http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article347263/After-34-years-lost-football-championship-ring-is-reunited-with-owner.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Apr 2014 16:22:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article347263/After-34-years-lost-football-championship-ring-is-reunited-with-owner.html Lenexa council OKs two taxing districts to help fund hotel and conference center http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article345479/Lenexa-council-OKs-two-taxing-districts-to-help-fund-hotel-and-conference-center.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:50:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article345479/Lenexa-council-OKs-two-taxing-districts-to-help-fund-hotel-and-conference-center.html Shawnee council considers $385,000 deal to bring big retailer to Westbrooke Village http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article344689/Shawnee-council-considers-385000-deal-to-bring-big-retailer-to-Westbrooke-Village.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:48:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article344689/Shawnee-council-considers-385000-deal-to-bring-big-retailer-to-Westbrooke-Village.html Trash collection issue prompts review of how Lenexa policies affect those with disabilities http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article344620/Trash-collection-issue-prompts-review-of-how-Lenexa-policies-affect-those-with-disabilities.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:08:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article344620/Trash-collection-issue-prompts-review-of-how-Lenexa-policies-affect-those-with-disabilities.html Mental health center taking its first steps to treat its ailing finances and services http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article341008/Mental-health-center-taking-its-first-steps-to-treat-its-ailing-finances-and-services.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 17:04:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article341008/Mental-health-center-taking-its-first-steps-to-treat-its-ailing-finances-and-services.html Middle school boundaries won’t change next term in De Soto district http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340984/Middle-school-boundaries-won’t-change-next-term-in-De-Soto-district.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:18:38 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340984/Middle-school-boundaries-won’t-change-next-term-in-De-Soto-district.html Despite projections of flat enrollment, Shawnee Mission may have to consider line changes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340145/Despite-projections-of-flat-enrollment-Shawnee-Mission-may-have-to-consider-line-changes.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:11:16 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340145/Despite-projections-of-flat-enrollment-Shawnee-Mission-may-have-to-consider-line-changes.html Local police, Kansas Highway Patrol step up efforts to promote use of seat belts http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340147/Local-police-Kansas-Highway-Patrol-step-up-efforts-to-promote-use-of-seat-belts.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:14:08 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340147/Local-police-Kansas-Highway-Patrol-step-up-efforts-to-promote-use-of-seat-belts.html Shawnee lures restaurant supply company with job-creation loan http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340146/Shawnee-lures-restaurant-supply-company-with-job-creation-loan.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:12:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article340146/Shawnee-lures-restaurant-supply-company-with-job-creation-loan.html Shawnee seeks more time to put sales tax for streets on mail-in ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article338869/Shawnee-seeks-more-time-to-put-sales-tax-for-streets-on-mail-in-ballot.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:39:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article338869/Shawnee-seeks-more-time-to-put-sales-tax-for-streets-on-mail-in-ballot.html For nursing home clients, list offers another set of eyes http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article338819/For-nursing-home-clients-list-offers-another-set-of-eyes.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:09:46 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article338819/For-nursing-home-clients-list-offers-another-set-of-eyes.html Learning about film — and life — at Sundance http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article337586/Learning-about-film-—-and-life-—-at-Sundance.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 00:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article337586/Learning-about-film-—-and-life-—-at-Sundance.html Citizen watchdogs go the extra mile to keep an eye on Johnson County governments http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article337588/Citizen-watchdogs-go-the-extra-mile-to-keep-an-eye-on-Johnson-County-governments.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 17:38:23 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article337588/Citizen-watchdogs-go-the-extra-mile-to-keep-an-eye-on-Johnson-County-governments.html As Humanitarian of the Year, Erin Novak-Lustig opens a world of dance to Johnson County http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article337018/As-Humanitarian-of-the-Year-Erin-Novak-Lustig-opens-a-world-of-dance-to-Johnson-County.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 18:31:32 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article337018/As-Humanitarian-of-the-Year-Erin-Novak-Lustig-opens-a-world-of-dance-to-Johnson-County.html Shawnee ponders sales tax for street work 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article336417/Johnson-County-landfill-regulations-run-up-against-state-disapproval.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:15:59 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article336417/Johnson-County-landfill-regulations-run-up-against-state-disapproval.html Shawnee council honors boys for quick-thinking action in fire http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article336416/Shawnee-council-honors-boys-for-quick-thinking-action-in-fire.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:15:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article336416/Shawnee-council-honors-boys-for-quick-thinking-action-in-fire.html Sweeter by the dozen: Visit Johnson County’s independent doughnut shops http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article335580/Sweeter-by-the-dozen-Visit-Johnson-County’s-independent-doughnut-shops.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:49:24 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article335580/Sweeter-by-the-dozen-Visit-Johnson-County’s-independent-doughnut-shops.html Thieves targeting Indian, Asian families http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article335040/Thieves-targeting-Indian-Asian-families.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 13:32:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article335040/Thieves-targeting-Indian-Asian-families.html Lenexa truss art project lingers in limbo http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article334695/Lenexa-truss-art-project-lingers-in-limbo.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 16:54:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article334695/Lenexa-truss-art-project-lingers-in-limbo.html For 150 kids, happiness is a new bike http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article334687/For-150-kids-happiness-is-a-new-bike.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 16:24:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article334687/For-150-kids-happiness-is-a-new-bike.html Questions on spending surround Johnson County Mental Health Center http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article334237/Questions-on-spending-surround-Johnson-County-Mental-Health-Center.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 18:05:57 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article334237/Questions-on-spending-surround-Johnson-County-Mental-Health-Center.html Outside mental health association recommends dissolving, replacing county’s volunteer board http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article333695/Outside-mental-health-association-recommends-dissolving-replacing-county’s-volunteer-board.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:05:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article333695/Outside-mental-health-association-recommends-dissolving-replacing-county’s-volunteer-board.html 83-year-old gets a tattoo reminder of her beloved, departed granddaughter http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article333115/83-year-old-gets-a-tattoo-reminder-of-her-beloved-departed-granddaughter.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:18:41 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article333115/83-year-old-gets-a-tattoo-reminder-of-her-beloved-departed-granddaughter.html Grand Street Cafe opens in Lenexa 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Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 15:12:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article332069/Uneven-enrollment-has-De-Soto-School-District-facing-a-balancing-act.html Stephanie Meyer appointed to empty Shawnee seat http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article331113/Stephanie-Meyer-appointed-to-empty-Shawnee-seat.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:05:10 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article331113/Stephanie-Meyer-appointed-to-empty-Shawnee-seat.html Hundreds turn out for EPA hearing on power plant carbon-emission standards http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article331104/Hundreds-turn-out-for-EPA-hearing-on-power-plant-carbon-emission-standards.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 16:55:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article331104/Hundreds-turn-out-for-EPA-hearing-on-power-plant-carbon-emission-standards.html Shawnee Mission Medical Center gets top marks for patient safety http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article330701/Shawnee-Mission-Medical-Center-gets-top-marks-for-patient-safety.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 00:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article330701/Shawnee-Mission-Medical-Center-gets-top-marks-for-patient-safety.html Two applicants trade jabs as Shawnee looks to fill vacant council seat http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article330099/Two-applicants-trade-jabs-as-Shawnee-looks-to-fill-vacant-council-seat.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 16:30:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article330099/Two-applicants-trade-jabs-as-Shawnee-looks-to-fill-vacant-council-seat.html Three county educators included in book on heroes in the classroom http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article329593/Three-county-educators-included-in-book-on-heroes-in-the-classroom.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:45:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article329593/Three-county-educators-included-in-book-on-heroes-in-the-classroom.html Downtown bus driver appears to have been distracted when Shawnee woman ran over, dragged http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article329334/Downtown-bus-driver-appears-to-have-been-distracted-when-Shawnee-woman-ran-over-dragged.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 14:17:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article329334/Downtown-bus-driver-appears-to-have-been-distracted-when-Shawnee-woman-ran-over-dragged.html K-10 fully open after fatal crash in Lenexa http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328647/K-10-fully-open-after-fatal-crash-in-Lenexa.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 17:52:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328647/K-10-fully-open-after-fatal-crash-in-Lenexa.html Calm and collected, student makes 911 to get help for dad http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328639/Calm-and-collected-student-makes-911-to-get-help-for-dad.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:22:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328639/Calm-and-collected-student-makes-911-to-get-help-for-dad.html A different view of animal health: Holistic veterinarians are growing in number, acceptance http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328036/A-different-view-of-animal-health-Holistic-veterinarians-are-growing-in-number-acceptance.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 00:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328036/A-different-view-of-animal-health-Holistic-veterinarians-are-growing-in-number-acceptance.html De Soto, Overland Park teachers lauded for excellence http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328027/De-Soto-Overland-Park-teachers-lauded-for-excellence.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 00:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article328027/De-Soto-Overland-Park-teachers-lauded-for-excellence.html Questions resurface as Shawnee prepares to fill vacancy 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Tue, 03 Sep 2013 16:26:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326610/Amid-uncertainty-Johnson-County-Museum-finds-some-good-news.html A look back at Sunflower Ordnance http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326147/A-look-back-at-Sunflower-Ordnance.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 16:38:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326147/A-look-back-at-Sunflower-Ordnance.html Government watch: Tax break could help Shawnee tract develop but hurt De Soto school district’s finances http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326145/Government-watch-Tax-break-could-help-Shawnee-tract-develop-but-hurt-De-Soto-school-district’s-finances.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 16:34:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326145/Government-watch-Tax-break-could-help-Shawnee-tract-develop-but-hurt-De-Soto-school-district’s-finances.html Johnson County 2013 grads outperform Kansas, national averages on ACT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326134/Johnson-County-2013-grads-outperform-Kansas-national-averages-on-ACT.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 16:18:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article326134/Johnson-County-2013-grads-outperform-Kansas-national-averages-on-ACT.html