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Whole Foods Market Co-Founder & Co-CEO John Mackey will present his New Book Conscious Capitalism

By Alexis | Co-Editor

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Whole Foods Market Co-Founder &Co-CEO John Mackey presents his New Book Concious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  John Mackey is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market.  He is a leading figure in the fast-growing Conscious Capitalism movement, and serves on the Board of Trustees of... »

Trailwood Elementary students made a Special Day out of 12/12/12

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Shawnee Mission schools found a variety of ways to mark the once-in-a-lifetime day on the calendar this Wednesday. Students in Diana Seamon’s second-grade class at Trailwood arrived ready to (as one student’s shirt stated) party like it was 12/12/12. Their afternoon was full of educational activities all centered on the number 12. At one... »

Upcoming Author Visits At Johnson County Library

By Alexis | Co-Editor

The Johnson County Library will host several author programs in November and December that will provide attendees an opportunity to learn about the writing process and to interact with authors who will discuss their published works. Young Adult Author Panel: Drama & Dystopia With Gennifer Albin, Lenore Appelhan and Bethany Hagen Tuesday, Nov. 27... »

Downtown Overland Park Mayor’s Christmas Tree, holiday collection

By Alexis | Co-Editor

  Downtown Overland Park Partnership, Inc. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Holiday entertainment, a visit from Santa, and Mayor Gerlach lights the tree. The recipient of this year’s Mayor’s Tree Fund is the Johnson County Christmas Bureau. To make a cash donation, call 642-2222. Please consider donating an item from their “top 10 wish list” in exchange... »

Deanna Rose Pumpkin Hollow is today if you are looking for Saturday family fun

By Alexis | Co-Editor

      Come and get lost in our pumpkin patch of pre-picked pumpkins. From big and small to round and tall, you’ll find a pumpkin you like and so much more at the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead’s annual Pumpkin Hollow. At Pumpkin Hollow, a horse-drawn wagon ride will take you to and from... »

Police & Fire Open House – Wed. Sept 12, 5:00-8:00pm

By Alexis | Co-Editor

The Police and Fire Open House is on Wednesday, September, 12th from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Our theme this year is “A lot can happen in a minute”. There will be station tours, equipment displays, K9 Demonstrations, Rescue Demos, and of course free food and drink!! Parking is at National Bank of Kansas City, 95th and... »