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McCownGordon, local firms work on new Catholic high school
Some of the biggest names in Kansas City's architecture and construction community are coming together to build a new Catholic high school in Lee's Summit.
2014 August 21
A cat and dog food manufacturer has opened its first factory, a $90 million facility in Joplin.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
KC sends Chastain question to the ballot -- again
On Thursday, the council introduced and passed, according to the City Clerk's office, an ordinance repealing the ordinance i t passed on Aug. 14 .
Police, firefighters treat boy with cancer to special day
A little boy battling an inoperable brain tumor got to enjoy a special day in Lee's Summit, thanks to the city's police and fire departments.
Marvin M. "Red" Racy
Marvin M. "Red" Racy, 83, of Warrensburg, Missouri, died Monday, July 28, at Lee's Summit Medical Center in Lee's Summit, Missouri.
Football player's collapse raises concerns about heat safety
Lee's Summit schools will take a new look at policies about keeping athletes safe after a junior Lee's Summit West football player collapsed during practice on Tuesday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Heat advisory to begin Thursday afternoon
NO THUNDERSTORMS TO DEAL WITH RIGHT NOW. BUT WE HAVE A LOT OF HEAT TO DEAL WITH IN THE COMING DAYS.
Football player's collapse brings added focus to heat safety
A Lee's Summit West football player is expected to make a full recovery after collapsing during Tuesday's practice in the heat.
Temps will quickly warm up Wednesday
BUT DRY CONDITIONS. 95 TODAY. ALONG 35, 96 DEGREES IN GARNER, KANSAS. ON THE MISSOURI SIDE, JUST AS WARM AND JUST AS MUGGY.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Showers possible this weekend
TASTES LIKE CHICKEN. NOT MAKING UP ANY EXCUSES FOR WEATHER. WE ARE TALKING ABOUT A CHANCE OF RAIN THAT IS GOING TO MOVE THROUGH.
New Healthcare Reit to Acquire KC Mob
As reported in GlobeSt.com, American Healthcare Investors and Griffin Capital Corp. , recently decided to create another channel to acquire healthcare facilities: Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III .
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Griffin-American Healthcare Reit III Enters Agreement to Acquire...
American Healthcare Investors and Griffin Capital Corporation, the co-sponsors of Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III, Inc., announced today that the REIT has entered into an agreement to acquire Lee's Summit Medical Office Building, an approximately 39,000-square-foot, multi-tenant medical office building in the affluent Kansas City suburb of ... (more)
Kansas City InfoZine
Lee's Summit Piano Seller Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Customers
Jack Piersee of Lee's Summit, the owner of the now-defunct Piersee Piano and Organ, pleaded guilty to 11 felony counts and faces more than 60 years in prison if he fails to make full restitution to his consumer victims within the next five years.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Lee's Summit piano shop owner admits to defrauding customers
A Lee's Summit man, the owner of the now-defunct Piersee Piano and Organ, pleaded guilty Tuesday to defrauding customers.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Lee's Summit Tribune
City of Lee's Summit Selects Denise Kelly As Human Resources Director
With more than 15 years of professional human resources experience, the City of Lee's Summit is pleased to announce the appointment of Denise Kelly as the director of the Human Resources Department for the organization.
Lee's Summit Tribune
50th Wedding Anniversary Matthes
Bill and Jane Matthes celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary August 2, 2014. They were married in the First Baptist Church of Lee's Summit in 1964.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Former band teacher, 29, charged with molesting a 14-year-old girl...
Pictured: American two-star general shot dead by 'insider' at Afghan military training facility in attack that left 15 troops wounded James Nolan Owens was charged with molesting the student at Missouri's William Chrisman High School in August 2012 He'd allegedly kissed and touched the girl for at least five months and sent her sexually-explicit ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Miami Herald
Turk to again take on Cleaver in 5th District
A Lee's Summit Republican who has lost his previous four efforts to unseat Democratic U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver of Kansas City will get a fifth chance.
Rebounding Back Yard Burgers targets KC for growth
Less than two years after filing for bankruptcy, the Nashville-based better-burger chain is posting steady sales gains and looking to grow in Kansas City and other key markets.