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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... »

Come audition for KC SuperStar, Jewish Community Center Sponsored Event

Come audition for KC SuperStar, Jewish Community Center Sponsored Event

April Auditions for 2013 KC SuperStar Singing Competition; Top Kansas City High School Singer to Win $7500 Scholarship KC Chiefs CEO & Chairman Clark Hunt to be honored as Community SuperStar If you are a high school student in the metro area, YOU could be chosen as Kansas City’s next singing super star! Come... »

Johnson County Schools Nationally Ranked

Johnson County Schools Nationally Ranked

US News & World Report just published their top high school rankings and Johnson County schools made the list.   »

Opening Day – Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

Opening Day – Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead 13800 Switzer Road Overland Park, KS 66221 913-897-2360 Go to Website 04/01/2013 Opening Day Hours: 9am to 5pm Remembering that the family farm is slowly disappearing from the prairies of Kansas and America, there is a place where children and adults are able to experience how life used to be... »

5 Easy Tips to Cut Your Energy Expenses

5 Easy Tips to Cut Your Energy Expenses

Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall… They all have something in common – they are costing you precious energy money. Here are some easy tips from Ace Hardware’s Blog Home Expert, Lou: Lower Your Lighting Costs - Start with this easy task: Replace current light bulbs with energy-saving compact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs. They screw in... »

{What’s New}: Google Fiber Coming to Olathe

{What’s New}: Google Fiber Coming to Olathe

Ever since Google announced plans to bring ultra-high-speed internet services to the metro area, Olathe residents have eagerly anticipated its availability in Olathe.  The wait is over. On Tuesday night, the City Council unanimously voted to approve an agreement with Google to deploy Google Fiber, an ultra-high-speed, fiber-to-the-home network. “We are excited to work... »