Mission Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Derby's Lindsey in 120 finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | VarsityKansas.com

    ... pins, including a 19-second fall in the quarterfinals, on his way to the title match where he will face Shawnee Mission West's Jose Montoya (33-1). "I'm just going to keep doing what I've done all year," Ornelas said. "I grind and grind and grind ...

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  2. Closure of Mission Road in Fairway starts MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Crews replacing an aging water main will force the closure of sections of Mission Road between Reinhardt Drive and 63rd Street. The work will likely compound detour issues motorists face in the area, with 63rd Street closed from Mission Road to State Line Road for 10 months as Mission Hills works to replace the bridge at Indian Lane .

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  3. Mission primary candidates differ on Gateway plan; one of the three is no longer runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Among the three cities in northeast Johnson County that will hold elections this spring, only Mission has a primary on the ballot. Voters in Mission's third ward, which covers the west and northwest sides of the city, can vote on Tuesday to narrow the field to two candidates for the general election in April.

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

    Feb 26, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... and a short-term strategic plan. Briarwood, Indian Hills students honored in Braille challenge . Several Shawnee Mission students were honored at the Kansas Regional Braille Challenge this month at the Kansas State School for the Blind. Audrey ...

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  5. Mission weighs options, including sales tax, to confront future street project needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Mission replaced the loss of nearly $800,000 per year from its Transportation Utility Fee with a property tax increase that raises approximately $833,000 per year for streets. But that switch won't cover all of the city's street program needs running into the future.

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  6. Students ignoring lengthy detour route along Mission Road prompts safety concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Students ignoring "sidewalk closed" signs along Mission Road this week prompted safety concerns from parents, educators and the police departments. Crews had the stretch of approximately 50 feet along the Homestead Country Club entrance on Mission Road blocked off as they worked to replace the deteriorated sidewalk.

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  7. Mission moves toward sign code changes, enforcement; temporary signs draw most complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    The City of Mission is taking the first steps to revamping its sign ordinance and in the process addressing complaints that have been persistent, especially regarding temporary signs. The city recently completed a sign inventory that catalogued a total of 817 signs.

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

    Feb 25, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... team took second place in the Large Varsity Jazz category, missing the top spot by less than a tenth of a point . Mission Citizens' Police Academy accepting applicatons . The 10-week training course offer by the Mission Police Department for its ...

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  9. Merriam City Council declines to act on raising minimum age for tobacco purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... minimum age to purchase tobacco in the city to 21, a move encouraged by the Healthy KC partnership and the Shawnee Mission School District. The school district ask cities in its area to make the change to help prevent teen smoking. Mission declined ...

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  10. Tensions between cities, school district emerge at Shawnee Mission considers formal TIF policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    A rift between some northeast Johnson County municipalities and the Shawnee Mission School District presented itself on Monday as administrators and city officials presented conflicting views of the benefits and drawbacks of tax increment financing projects in the area. The board of education on Monday held a first reading of a new board policy on TIF deals that emerged in the wake of Prairie Village's passage of the tax incentives package that made the Meadowbrook park project possible.

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  11. 7 Theaters on 42nd Street Fail to Make Cut for Landmark ConsiderationRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | DNAinfo.com

    ... research revealed it was an "ordinary" tenement building that didn't meet landmark requirements, the employee added. Mission of the Immaculate Virgin West, a former Catholic charity building at 448 W. 56th St. that currently houses part of the High ...

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  12. Rural's Fisher falls short in bid for 6A 100 breaststroke titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    ... first-team All-State status and helping the Junior Blues to a 10th-place finish in the team standings. Shawnee Mission East won the team title with 384.5 points, while Rural scored 85. Rural's Nik Connolly finished 12th in the 200 freestyle ...

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  13. Rural's Fisher stuns 6A state field with top mark in 100 breaststrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    ... seventh in 1:01.70 with Blue Valley North's Mitch Fisher (1:01.18) and Jackson Rhodes (1:01.25) and Shawnee Mission East's Tom Peters (1:01.54) pushing him down. "It's one of those things where you want to go super-fast, but even if you do, you ...

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  14. The Barn Players to Present Legally Blonde: the Musical, 2/26-3/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... premieres the 61st consecutive season at The Barn Players and opens at the Barn Players, 6219 Martway in suburban Mission, Kansas Friday evening, February 26th playing through Sunday matinee, March 13th - Friday and Saturday evening performances at ...

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  15. Is Complexity Science Ready for Prime Time?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... that it occurred as a result of a design flaw in a trading algorithm used by a small firm located in Shawnee Mission, Kan. The trades orchestrated by the algorithm inadvertently created a positive feedback loop that was amplified by high-frequency ...

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  16. SM North adds three names to Hall of Fame: Susan Metsker, Danny Seay, Janice Ninemire Van GorpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... uished Service. She is being recognized for her instrumental service as the North area representative on the Shawnee Mission Board of Education and many other contributions to the school community.

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  17. Open Options Shawnee Mission Triathlon Team spotlight on Team MasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Examiner.com

    The Shawnee Mission Triathlon has been around for 32 years now in the Kansas City multisport race calendar. That's 32 years of swimming, biking and running at Shawnee Mission Park.

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  18. Fresh, Delivered Pet Food Comes to Shawnee MissionRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | PR Log

    Pet Wants Lenexa's mobile delivery service will deliver to Lenexa, Overland Park, Shawnee Mission, Merriam, Mission Hills, Olathe, Prairie Village, Leawood and the surrounding areas. SHAWNEE MISSION, Kan.

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

    Feb 16, 2016 | Prairire Village Post

    ... will be considered on a first-come, first-serve basis. [ 2016 Exterior Grant Program - City of Prairie Village ] Mission police join enforcement around schools . From Feb. 29 through March 13, the Mission Police Department will join other agencies ...

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  20. Mission 2015 annual report shows good year for construction; 40...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    The annual report from the City of Mission shows that 2015 was an ambitious and active year on a number of fronts, among them the level of new construction in the city. The value of new construction increased by $7.25 million to reach $24.25 million in building permits, giving the city its highest valuation year since 2010.

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