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  1. NEJC resident Fred Logan winner of JoCo Library Foundation's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Prairie Village Post

    Fred Logan, the Leawood resident whose law firm Logan Logan & Watson is based in Prairie Village, is among the winners of this year's Pinnacle Awards from the Johnson County Library Foundation. Logan will take home the Excellence in Community Advocacy Award, one of four awards given by the foundation this year.

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  2. Prairie Village, Leawood rank high on website's list of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Prairire Village Post

    The website OnlyInYourState.com this week release a list of the "Safest and Most Peaceful Places to Live in Kansas," and northeast Johnson County fares well. The list was based on reported crime figures from the FBI from the year 2013.

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  3. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Prairire Village Post

    Rep. Rooker quoted in New York Times story . The cover story of the New York Times Sunday Magazine this week explored the dynamics of the Kansas state budget and the changes that have taken place in the last few years under Gov. Sam Brownback.

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  4. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: Does NEJC need a dog park?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Prairie Village Post

    On Thursday, the city of Mission will be hosting an open house to get input on ideas for future uses of park space . And if things go according to plan, in the coming months the Johnson County Park and Recreation District will begin programming activities and space usage for a new public park on the Meadowbrook Country Club property.

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  5. Two NEJC natives among cast of Mary Poppins opening at Starlight tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Two experienced northeast Johnson County actors will be among the cast on stage in tonight's opening performance of Mary Poppins at Starlight Theater. Kip Niven, a 10-time Starlight veteran and Leawood native will play Admiral Broom and the Bank Chairman.

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  6. European Wax Center opens in Prairie VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    European Wax Center has opened its third Kansas City area location at the State Line Shopping Center in Prairie Village. Martha Brown, who operates the wax centers with her daughter Curry, said Prairie Village was a natural fit for the company based on its demographics and the characteristics of the neighborhoods.

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  7. NEJC country clubs can't topple Country Club of Leawood in swim ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Prairire Village Post

    The Country Club of Leawood took a step toward solidifying what looks to be a new Country Club Swim Association of Kansas City dynasty last week. Leawood edged second place Kansas City Country Club and third place Indian Hills Country Club to win its third consecutive CCSAKC title on Friday as championships competition wrapped up at Blue Hills Country Club.

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  8. More walking and biking trails, dog park rank high on the needs list for Mission residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The most recent dog park to open in northeast Johnson County is in Leawood. A dog park ranked high on the list of unmet needs for Mission residents.

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  9. Northeast Johnson County Conservatives turn out to hear KPI's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The Northeast Johnson County Conservatives, an organization launched barely three months ago, packed the room Tuesday night with close to 90 people for a monthly meeting headlined by Dave Trabert of the Kansas Policy Institute . A standing room only crowd at O'Neill's in Leawood heard Trabert outline the KPI views on the Kansas tax cuts, school funding block grants and the court's recent Gannon decisions on school funding.

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  10. A look at fireworks displays - and regulations - in northeast Johnson County this Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The Fourth of July holiday is just a couple of days away. And for many people, the holiday provides an excuse to revel in the delights of watching things blow up.

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  11. New community garden plots opening for both Leawood and non-Leawood residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Sixteen community garden plots will be available in north Leawood for the rest of this growing season. The site may expand to 32 plots next year.

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  12. Leawood Police Chief John Meier to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Prairie Village isn't the only northeast Johnson County community that will have witnessed a major shift on its police force in 2015 . Leawood has announced that John Meier, the city's police chief for the past nine years, will retire in September.

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  13. 'Pianos On Parade' brings six decorated pianos to the streets of NEJC starting todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Christine Webster and Lanee Morales, both Roeland Park residents, decorate the Roeland Park piano over the weekend at Union Station. As you make your way around northeast Johnson County today, keep an eye out for the pianos that will start to pop up on sidewalks across the Kansas City metro.

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  14. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    SM East grad Connor Knabe, now at Kansas State University, has qualified for the USGA sectional. Photo via K-State Communications.

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  15. Land near abandoned north Leawood police station to become community garden - at least for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The new Leawood community garden pilot project will open later this summer in the field adjacent to the old police station. North Leawood residents will soon have a local spot to claim their own garden plot - but the opportunity won't last forever.

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  16. Leawood extends moratorium on Little Free Library ban through May 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The Collins family's north Leawood Little Free Library - and its recently installed counterparts - will be legal for at least another year. The Leawood City Council voted this week to extend the moratorium on enforcement of a city ordinance that made Little Free Libraries illegal.

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  17. Overland Park's plan for new bike lanes highlights dearth of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Prairie Village has relatively few marked bike routes compared to surrounding communities in Kansas City, Mo., Leawood, and Overland Park. The city of Overland Park's vote last month to create 165 miles of new bike lanes over the next several years was welcome news to bikeability advocates throughout the metro area.

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  18. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Prairire Village Post

    Kansas Rep. Barbara Bollier, seen here at a press conference announcing a gun safety bill, is one of 24 women honored by the Governing Institute for public service. Bollier among 24 women nationwide honored by Governing Institute .

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  19. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Prairire Village Post

    Johnson County board paves way for creation of "Arts and Heritage Center" at King Louie . The Johnson County board of county commissioners on Wednesday voted to dedicate $30 million to the renovation of the former King Louie bowling and ice skating facility into a "arts and heritage center" that will house the Johnson County Museum.

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  20. Major fire engulfs Mission Hills mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Consolidated Fire Department No. 2 crews are on the scene of a major fire at a house in the 2300 block of W. 59th Street, where smoke coming from the roof when the first firefighters arrived.

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