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

    Friday Jul 3 | Prairie Village Post

    ... around 9:30 p.m. at Bishop Miege High School. The show is a joint effort put on by the cities of Roeland Park, Westwood and Fairway. Public parking will be available in the St. Agnes lot. The weather forecast calls for clear skies and no ...

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  2. Beefs & Bouquets, July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... living rooms. You are disturbing the peace as well as being just plain thoughtless and rude. BEEF To the people at Westwood Lake who think the geese wandering around are tame and want to be petted. Leave them alone before someone gets hurt. BOUQUET ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Prairie Village Post

    ... overview of public fireworks displays set for the weekend - as well as a reminder about Roeland Park, Fairway and Westwood have again combined forces to put on the only public display in northeast Johnson County proper. This year's show is set to go ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Prairie Village Post

    ... a new county park. [ Financing for Prairie Village park and residential development detailed - Kansas City Star ] Westwood offering limb pick up to residents today . Westwood has hired Town & Country Disposal to offer a special pick up for tree ...

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  5. 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

    The Westwood Planning Commission this week approved zoning text amendments that would create two new zoning district categories. The recommendation is expected to be taken up by the city council at its July meeting.

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  6. 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

    The Westwood Planning Commission this week approved zoning text amendments that would create two new zoning district categories. The recommendation is expected to be taken up by the city council at its July meeting.

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  7. Second new restaurant planned for Woodside Village development now under construction in WestwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Prairie Village Post

    ... Italian restaurant would be to the far right on the first floor. In a revised site plan filing approved by the Westwood Planning Commission this week, developer Blair Tanner showed changes to the phase of the project with has been under construction ...

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  8. Huzzah! Huzzah! The Prairie Village Post is 5 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Prairie Village Post

    ... that we were able to establish a real toehold in the community, expanding our coverage to Mission, Roeland Park, Westwood and beyond. And over the course of the subsequent three years, we've been blown away by the explosive growth both in terms of ...

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  9. Hawks, Helmets and Handlebars event to focus on bicycle safety, healthy habitsRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | University of Kansas

    The University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Medical Center will provide free bicycle helmets to the first 150 children who attend the seventh annual Hawks, Helmets and Handlebars event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at the KU Cancer Center's Westwood Campus, 2330 Shawnee Mission Parkway. For the second year, the KU Alumni Association will partner with Healthy Hawks, a program of the KU Medical Center's department of pediatrics that helps children and families overcome issues related to weight.

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  10. Harvard-Westlake School Welcomes Kristie Reynolds-GipeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Hills Country Club. She has worked as a pro for the Beverly Hills Hotel, Mountain Gate, Palisades Tennis Center and Westwood Tennis Center. She has directed and coordinated major tennis tournaments and has coached every level of athlete, including a ...

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  11. Westwood looks at moving forward after input from planning expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The ideas for future Westwood development that were unveiled last week by a multi-disciplinary group of experts in real estate and planning have already generated new conversations, according to Westwood Mayor John Ye. Some of those conversations have started among stakeholders who were interviewed by the group.

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  12. Westwood has chance to control its own destiny with new plans, panel tells cityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    One of the ULI concepts shows new housing on the Entercom property in Westwood and a new school on Rainbow. "Control your own destiny" was one of the catch phrases heard during a presentation on future development in Westwood last week.

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  13. New housing, school, park, city hall among plans presented in Westwood studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    One of the ULI concepts shows new housing on the Entercom property in Westwood and a new school on Rainbow. A new school, a new park, a new city hall, acres of new housing and a new commercial development at 47th and Rainbow Blvd. - those are among the options in Westwood's future.

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  14. Ye touts litany of positive development at Westwood Business LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Mayor John YA on Tuesday pointed to a long and broad list of accomplishments as signs of forward momentum in the city of Westwood at its annual Business Luncheon. Before a crowd of business and community leaders from across northeast Johnson County gathered in the Mission Hills Country Club Dining Room, YA ticked off a litany of positive indicators of reinvestment and progress.

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  15. Shawnee Mission district paying new attention to tax diversion on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    ... if it wanted to block the Overland Park move. Hinson told the board that potential TIF projects, including those in Westwood, Prairie Village at Meadowbrook and on Metcalf could add 2,000 residential units. Even if new apartments don't fill with ...

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  16. Westwood Planning Commission continues to refine ideas for allowable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    ... talked about requiring a range of housing styles on larger developments and minimum square footage per residence. Westwood continues to work towards a zoning solution for nearly eight-acre Entercom property in the heart of the city. While it is ...

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  17. Easter egg hunts will have NEJC children hopping SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    ... at 11:30 a.m. Mission's event also features face painting, egg races, inflatables and other activities on site. Westwood will hold its Community Easter Egg Hunt at 3 p.m. Saturday in Joe D. Dennis Park on Rainbow Blvd. The hunt will begin at 3 p.m. ...

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  18. New construction popping up all over NEJC this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    ... to show you what will be opening in the coming months. The most ambitious project is likely Woodside Village in Westwood. Across from Westwood City Hall on Rainbow Blvd., construction has now gone vertical on the first phase. When completed, the ...

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  19. 'It could have been a tragedy': Passenger speaks of miracle ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... k wind that comes. There has been a pattern of accidents there." OVER the past week homes in The Murray, Hairmyres, Westwood, Whitehills, Stewartfield and the Village have been robbed of cash, jewellery and electronics leading to calls for vigilance.

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  20. New private magnet high school for visual and performing arts to open ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    ... for support. Jennifer Robinson and Melba Wright will be artists-in-residence for vocal music. Robinson, of Westwood, has a master's degree in choral conducting and vocal performance. Most of the faculty has not been named yet. Aspleaf said the ...

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