Prairie Village police, with the help of several other agencies, took an armed man into custody early Saturday morning in the 3000 block of West 69th Street, near the Indian Hills Country Club in Mission Hills.
Thelma's Kitchen, a Donate-What-You-Can community cafe at 31st and Troost, is the first of its kind in Kansas City. Thelma's aims to bring people together and transform Troost Ave from a dividing line into a gathering place.
A fatal four vehicle accident closed I-435 in both directions between 87th Street and Shawnee Mission Parkway in Lenexa. Northbound traffic was being forced to exit at 87th St., causing major back-ups.
A Board of Immigration Appeals' ruling means that Lawrence, Kansas chemist Syed Jamal is no longer faced with imminent removal from the United States. His case will now be heard by an immigration court in Kansas City.
Officer Aaron Smith and Captain Ryan Mills received the Kansas City Police Department's Life-Saving Award for helping to save the life of James Grimmett, who collapsed after a game at Arrowhead Stadium on December 10, 2017.
At the new Rising Hill Elementary School, 7301 N.E. 108th St., gender-neutral student bathrooms have a common sink area and individual locking toilet stalls that can be used by boys or girls. The school is in the North Kansas City district.