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  1. Do the Kandango: Event kicks off Thursday in Hays, offers scenic view of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Hays Daily News

    ... Pint Block Party on Thursday, June 9, 2016 outside of Gella's Diner & Lb. Brewing Co. in Hays. The band Jennifer Westwood and the Handsome Devils perform at the 2nd annual Half Pint Block Party on Thursday, June 9, 2016 outside of Gella's Diner & ...

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  2. Mayor, council members begin new shortened terms in WestwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Westwood was the first of the three cities in northeast Johnson County to swear in its newly elected officials Thursday night. Mayor John Ye took the oath of office which will extend his term for a shortened 45 months until January of 2020.

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  3. Westwood voter turnout tops 40 percent; all other city elections draw much lower participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    The Westwood elections drew 44.3 percent of the city's 1,226 registered voters to the polls for the municipal election. Only 11 percent turned out in Prairie Village and just over 10 percent turned out in Mission.

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  4. Fairway police arrest suspected car burglar after string of incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Northeast Johnson County law enforcement officials believe they may have found the culprit behind at least some of a rash of car burglaries in the area. Westwood Police Chief Greg O'Halloran told the city council Thursday that an arrest made this week may solve some of the burglary cases experienced in the area in recent days.

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

    Apr 15, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... ninth, respectively. Change for Woodside development draws split vote . A zoning text change that was made by the Westwood City Council to allow a fifth floor on the parking garage and residential development of the Woodside Village drew one ...

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

    Feb 26, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Westwood master plan meeting Monday . The first public meeting to help develop the Westwood master plan will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Westwood View Elementary School.

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  7. New treatment option for the acute phase of the rare disease TTPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Purpura", F. Peyvandi, M. Scully, J. A. Kremer Hovinga, S. Cataland, P. KnA bl, H. Wu, A. Artoni, J-P. Westwood, M. Mansouri Taleghani, B. Jilma, F. Callewaert, H. Ulrichts, C. Duby, D. Tersago. New England Journal of Medicine ; DOI: ...

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

    Feb 10, 2016 | Prairire Village Post

    ... community colleges the option of not granting due process rights for their teachers. Cross, who has a law firm in Westwood, said the bill has not been discussed by the JCCC trustees. "It is also unclear why any community college would support this ...

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  9. Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken now open in NorthWood centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    The first of two new restaurants planned for the redeveloped NorthWood Shopping Center in the 47th Street Corridor where Westwood, Roeland Park and Kansas City, Kan., meet is now open. Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken officially opened its doors for a soft-opening at 11 a.m. Monday morning - and if the crowded interior on day one was any indication, it's likely to be a popular destination.

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  10. Police: Man with knife shot by officers in Wyandotte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... Lt. Kelli Bailiff said that police were called to a Dollar Tree store around 1:30 p.m. Thursday and a Westwood police officer confronted a man down the street from the store. Bailiff said that police ordered the man to drop his knife, but he ...

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  11. Corinth's Sole Patch Men's Shop plans new location in NorthWood centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Men in the northern part of northeast Johnson County will soon have a new, convenient location to get a quality haircut. Sole Patch Men's Shop, which opened its original location in Prairie Village's Corinth Square in 2007, has signed on to open a second location in the freshly renovated NorthWood Shopping Center in Kansas City, Kan., part of the 47th Street Corridor renovation in which Westwood and Roeland Park officials have been heavily involved.

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  12. Robbery suspect carrying knife shot, seriously wounded by Wyandotte County deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    Wyandotte County authorities say a suspect in a robbery with a large knife was shot by a sheriff's deputy, resulting in injuries described as life-threatening. Lt. Kelli Bailiff said that police were called to a Dollar Tree store around 1:30 p.m. Thursday and a Westwood police officer confronted a man down the street from the store.

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  13. Attempted robbery ends with officer-involved shooting in KCKRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | KMBC-TV

    ... ALL STARTED AROUND 1:31 OFFICERS WERE ALERTED TO THE ROBBERY ON COUNTY LINE ROAD. A WYANDOTTE COUNTY OFFICER AND A WESTWOOD POLICE OFFICER SPOTTED HIM A COUPLE BLOCKS AWAY. ACCORDING TO THE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT, THEY TRIED TO SUBDUE THE SUSPECT WITH ...

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  14. Police tase, shoot man fleeing from scene of Dollar Tree robbery at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... of a robbery of the Dollar Tree General Store at 520 County Line Rd., just a block from the border of Roeland Park, Westwood and Kansas City, Kan., was taken to the hospital in critical condition after a Wyandotte County Sheriff's Deputy shot him ...

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  15. New Westwood walking trail from Rainbow to State Line among possibilities in Woodside developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Prairire Village Post

    A 50-foot wide easement for a major gas line could turn into a heavily landscaped walking trail in Westwood if the Woodside Village developer can get the permission of both the gas utility and neighboring properties to the east. The 50-foot strips runs along the south edge of the development that received final site approval from the Westwood Planning Commission this week.

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  16. Woodside Village development gets site plan approval for southern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    The plan for the southern section of the Woodside Village development at 47th Place and Rainbow Blvd. got its approval from the Westwood Planning Commission this week. A change to the public financing support will be the next hurdle for the development.

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  17. Woman fights off attacker in Mission Hy-Vee parking lot; suspect...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Prairire Village Post

    ... cutors are still looking at attempted abduction charges. Police were called to the scene at 7:24 p.m. Officers from Westwood, Olathe, Fairway, Roeland Park and Merriam assisted Mission police in the search.

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

    Feb 1, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    ... to head the Election Assistance Commission in Washington, D.C. Metsker was the long-time leader of YouthFront, the Westwood-based faith organization founded by his father. His wife Susan served on the Shawnee Mission Board of Education before ...

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  19. Late filings set up contests in Mission, Prairie Village, Westwood spring municipal electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    Last minute filings today for city council seats set up races in Westwood, Prairie Village and Mission. Westwood also will have a contest for mayor.

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  20. Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken, 1889 Pizza Napoletana coming...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Prairie Village Post

    The revitalization of the 47th Street corridor that runs between Westwood and Kansas City, Kan., will get a significant boost in the coming weeks as two anticipated restaurants move into the NorthWood Shopping Center . Memphis-based Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken is set to open its first Kansas City-area location in the strip mall sometime in February .

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