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Bike to Work Week

Bike to Work Week

    When: May 13, 2013 – May 17, 2013 6:30 am – 8:00 am Overland Park is participating in Bike month by participating in the Bike to Work week, May 13-17. Mayor Carl Gerlach will be signing a proclamation dedicating Bike to Work week on May 6. Information Booth – Farmers’ Market Saturday,... »

The wheels on the bus go round and round

The wheels on the bus go round and round

Bus service will be increasing in Overland Park. Work has begun to expedite bus service along the Metcalf and Shawnee Mission Parkway transit corridor. There will be 18 transit stations and two-park-and-ride facilities. The new bus stops at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty St., are currently under construction. Construction of these projects should be complete... »

Sporting KC Ultimate On-Field Experience

Sporting KC Ultimate On-Field Experience

Do you know a soccer fan age 12 or under? Enter for a chance for your soccer fan to be an official Sporting KC CapFed® Ambassador and officiate the pre-game coin toss ceremony at the June 1st Sporting KC game! The CapFed® Ambassador will win four Sporting KC tickets and enjoy the ultimate fan... »

Harversters: Stamp Out Hunger!

Harversters: Stamp Out Hunger!

Stamp Out Hunger! On Saturday, May 11, 2013, you can donate food to help combat hunger in Kansas City and Topeka! Area grocery stores, Campbell Soup Company, and the National Association of Letter Carriers are all working together to collect food from households in Kansas City on May 11. Price Chopper has donated plastic... »

Kansas Association of REALTORS® releases March 2013 home sales for Kansas

Kansas Association of REALTORS® releases March 2013 home sales for Kansas

Kansas home sales rose by 4.1 percent in March 2013 compared to the same period last year, according to new figures released by the Kansas Association of REALTORS®. Sales totaled 2,687 units in March, up from 2,582 units in 2012. In comparison, sales on a national level rose by 10.3 percent for the month.... »

12th Annual FREE Comic Book Day

12th Annual FREE Comic Book Day

A FREE DAY OF FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Worldwide Free Comic Book Day Comes to Kansas City with Comics for All Ages! Pop Culture Comix in Overland Park is one of thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the comic book art form on Saturday, May 4th. On Free Comic Book... »

Overland Park native recognized for outstanding service in nationwide Celebrating People in Action initiative

Overland Park native recognized for outstanding service in nationwide Celebrating People in Action initiative

HandsOn Kansas State announces the four winners of the ninth annual Celebrating People in Action community service awards. Outstanding Student Volunteer is Emily Campbell, graduate student in Sociology at Kansas State University (Overland Park). Outstanding Student Organization is Wildcat Buddies. Outstanding Youth Volunteer is Mira Bhandari, a fifth grader at Bergmann Elementary school (Manhattan).... »