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  1. Mission ordinance to permit bees and chickens headed for possible approval in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Prairie Village Post

    Bees and chickens could soon become legal for Mission residents to keep in their backyards if an ordinance presented to the city council last week is passed this summer. The sample ordinance followed council discussions this year that were prompted by resident inquiries about bees and chickens.

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  2. Big response to brown paper bag appealRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Press On-Line

    Michael Gorman, City Missioner from the Christchurch City Mission, with a pallet of City Mission donation bags full of food. The Christchurch City Mission has received what it thinks is the quickest ever reaction to its Brown Paper Bag Appeal.

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  3. Kansas appeals court declares city's 'driveway tax' illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Capital-Journal

    ... law limiting the taxing power of cities. A three-judge appeals panel ruled Thursday. It rejected arguments from Mission that its levy is a transportation fee that doesn't run afoul of limits on the power of cities to impose excise taxes. It's based ...

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  4. Sprouts still looking to come to northeast Johnson County? Company not saying for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Prairie Village Post

    The rumor mill has been churning in pockets of northeast Johnson County the past couple of weeks with word that Sprouts Farmers Market may have been making inquiries about spaces available to open a new store in the area. Sprouts was one of the first tenants announced by the Cameron Group for the Mission Gateway project back in 2012.

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

    Friday Jul 3 | Prairie Village Post

    ... will be available in the St. Agnes lot. The weather forecast calls for clear skies and no precipitation tonight. Mission farmers market takes holiday break . The Mission farmers market, which started this summer along Johnson Drive, will take the ...

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  6. Heartland Apartment Association Inc v. City of MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | FindLaw

    ... revenue to provide basic governmental services, we must decide if a transportation user fee, enacted by the City of Mission, is a tax, and if so, decide if it is an excise tax not permitted by the Kansas Legislature. We offer our perspective on the ...

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  7. Victim in double homicide was former SM North studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Prairie Village Post

    One of the two men killed in a double homicide in north Overland Park Tuesday was a former SM North student who had withdrawn from the Shawnee Mission district in April. Velik L. Henderson, 18, was found dead at the scene of the crime when police arrived in response to reports of a disturbance.

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  8. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: What food trucks would you want to see at 47th and Mission?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Prairie Village Post

    What food trucks do you hope will come to the site? Are there certain cuisines you think taste especially good out of trucks? Pulse of northeast Johnson County is PVPost.com's daily conversation starter. Have a topic you'd like to suggest? Email us!

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  9. Food trucks could be coming to 47th and Mission while developer works ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Prairie Village Post

    The buildings at the southwest corner of 47th and Mission in Roeland Park have been demolished. They were subject of code violations.

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  10. Shawnee Mission prepares to roll out changes to tech initiative as some parent concerns persistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Prairie Village Post

    ... students for the first time even as part of its digital learning initiative was no small undertaking for the Shawnee Mission School District. And as the district prepares to complete its 1:1 device distribution for the coming school year by ...

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  11. RCDA donates $20,000 towards new van for City MissionRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Scoop

    The Toyota Hiace 10 seater passenger vehicle will be used by the Mission to transport clients as part of its Social Detoxification and Homeless services. "The Mission's previous van was badly in need of replacement and we are incredibly grateful to the RCDA for providing us with such a generous donation towards the purchase of a replacement vehicle," says Auckland City Missioner, Dame Diane Robertson.

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  12. The Barn Players Present EQUUS, 7/31-8/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "EQUUS" is the next production at the Barn Players, 6219 Martway in Mission, Kansas July 31st through August 16th - Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 and Sunday matinees at 2:00. The unique play was written by British playwright Peter Shaffer and has received numerous awards since first appearing on Broadway in 1973; including a Tony Award for the Best Play on Broadway and the NY Drama Critic's Award.

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  13. New Westwood zoning districts headed to city council for approval; petitions ask for delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Prairie Village Post

    ... be stacked vertically. These developments would only be allow adjacent to a main thoroughfare describes at Shawnee Mission Parkway, State Line Road, Rainbow Blvd., West 47th Street, and Mission Road. The city has also initiated a request for ...

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  14. New Westwood zoning districts headed to city council for approval; petitions ask for delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Prairie Village Post

    ... be stacked vertically. These developments would only be allow adjacent to a main thoroughfare describes at Shawnee Mission Parkway, State Line Road, Rainbow Blvd., West 47th Street, and Mission Road. The city has also initiated a request for ...

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  15. New Natural Grocers store on Mission's Johnson Drive planning grand opening next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Prairie Village Post

    The Natural Grocers store which is part of the Cornerstone Commons project along Johnson Drive in Mission, has scheduled a grand opening for next Tuesday . The grocery is the major tenant in a development that will include four new restaurants .

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

    Friday Jun 26 | Prairie Village Post

    Benton House in Prairie Village was once the site of Somerset Elementary, one of several northeast Johnson County public schools to have closed. American School & University magazine documents uses of Shawnee Mission closed schools .

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  17. Expansion plan for The JO could add traffic through Mission Transit CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Prairie Village Post

    A proposal to expand bus service in Johnson County could mean more traffic through the Mission Transit Center next year. The additional bus service on The JO, if approved by the county, could come in the form of an expanded route from Wyandotte County that runs to the University of Kansas Hospital.

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  18. Five Area Cities Are Solar Ready CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... Blue Springs, Gladstone, Grandview, Independence, Kansas City, Lansing, Leavenworth, Lenexa, Lee's Summit, Liberty, Mission, North Kansas City, Oak Grove, Olathe, Platte City, Prairie Village, Raymore, Raytown, Roeland Park, Shawnee and Sugar Creek, ...

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  19. Mission Gateway project no closer to developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | NBC Action News

    Flood Warning issued June 23 at 9:45AM CDT expiring June 27 at 7:00AM CDT in effect for: Jackson, Lafayette, Ray Flood Warning issued June 23 at 9:45AM CDT expiring June 28 at 7:00AM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Lafayette, Saline Flood Warning issued June 23 at 9:45AM CDT expiring June 24 at 9:44AM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton, Saline Flood Warning issued June 23 at 9:45AM CDT expiring June 25 at 5:48AM CDT in effect for: Chariton, Howard, Saline Flood Warning issued June 22 at 8:09PM CDT expiring June 24 at 7:40AM CDT in effect for: Carroll Flood Warning issued June 22 at 8:09PM CDT expiring June 24 at 1:00AM CDT in effect for: Clay, Jackson, Ray Flood Warning issued June 21 at 9:38PM CDT expiring June 24 at 12:12AM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton, Linn, Livingston The Mission Gateway project at Johnson Drive and Shawnee Mission Parkway is still empty.

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  20. Trial set for February in contractor lawsuit against Mission Gateway developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Pitch

    A Johnson County District Court judge has scheduled a two-day trial in February for Henderson Engineers' lawsuit against the developer of the forever-stalled Mission Gateway project. Henderson Engineers last year brought suit against the Cameron Group, which for 10 years has been unable to develop anything out of the lucrative real estate it owns between Johnson Drive and Shawnee Mission Parkway.

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