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

    15 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... Sneed and her mother were in several shots in the show's second segment. You can see the episode here. YMCA, Shawnee Mission helping provide summer nutrition for children . The YMCA of Greater Kansas City and the Shawnee Mission School District are ...

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

    15 hrs ago | 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    One of the two men killed in a double homicide in north Overland Park Tuesday was a former SM North student who had withdrawn from the Shawnee Mission district in April.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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  3. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: What food trucks would you want to see at 47th and Mission?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 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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  4. Food trucks could be coming to 47th and Mission while developer works ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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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  5. 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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  6. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Prairire Village Post

    Hersh and Ray Casey were honored by the City of Mission Saturday as Mayor Steve Schowengerdt read a proclamation. Mission honors Casey Brothers.

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Prairie Village Post

    Gateway developer set to head to court in February to face lawsuit from contractor . Tom Valenti's The Cameron Group in February will head to Johnson County District Court to face a lawsuit brought by Henderson Engineers, which claims the Mission Gateway developer failed to pay for $405,690 worth of work on the project.

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Despite differing views on some political issues, Shawnee Mission...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Prairie Village Post

    Citing the uncertain environment in which Kansas public school districts currently operate, the Shawnee Mission Board of Education on Monday voted to continue the district's membership with the Kansas Association of School Boards The unanimous vote came a month after the board had a lengthy discussion about whether the interests of Shawnee Mission and KASB were aligned . Board members wondered at the district's May meeting whether the nearly $20,000 annual cost of the KASB membership was money well spent given Shawnee Mission's countering position to the KASB's on issues like support for the block grant bill.

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  17. Upon retirement, local NEA president Nancy Fritz says Shawnee Mission is on positive pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Prairie Village Post

    Nancy Fritz bid farewell to Shawnee Mission administrators and Board of Education members Monday as she wraps up five years as president and lead negotiator for the local chapter of the Kansas National Education Association, saying that the lines of communication between teachers and the district have greatly improved over the previous couple of years. Calling her retirement bittersweet because she hated to leave as the district was making great progress, Fritz credited Superintendent Jim Hinson with bringing an understanding of the "relationship between the needs of the teachers and the needs of the students" to negotiations over teacher contracts.

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

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Prairie Village Post

    The renovation of the Shawnee Mission Health campus in Merriam continues with the start of a project on the first floor of the main hospital building. Shawnee Mission Health begins renovation of main hospital tower .

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  19. Prairie Village schedules first public meeting for 71st to 75th Street renovation on MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Prairie Village Post

    The Mission Road project should help improve pedestrian safety for students walking to SM East and St. Ann Catholic School. Prairie Village residents interested in sharing their views on the renovation of Mission Road from 71st Street to 75th Street next year will have their chance at a public meeting next week.

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  20. Blazers place secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Great Bend Tribune

    The Barton Blazers took second place in the Shawnee Mission/Overland Park Premiere basketball tournament.

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