Archive for Monday, October 24, 2011

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Olathe Northwest edges SM North in regional soccer
October 24, 2011
Olathe Northwest had a clear size and speed advantage during its Class 6A boys soccer regional playoff opener against Shawnee Mission North, but the No. 12-seed Indians had the great equalizer for much of the night: an outstanding goalkeeper.
Maranatha girls, boys earn 2A state berths
October 24, 2011
Take them out of their area and it still doesn’t matter. The 2011 Maranatha Academy cross country program is all about winning — anywhere.
City to vacate some right-of-way at SM Parkway and Pflumm
09:21 p.m., October 24, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on A3
The Shawnee City Council on Monday approved ceding two slivers of land at the northwest corner of Shawnee Mission Parkway and Pflumm Road to the area’s developer.
Locally owned auto body shop opens in downtown Shawnee
Area has seen multiple businesses open, close or move in recent months
03:35 p.m., October 24, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on A14
A new, locally owned auto body repair business is operating in Shawnee’s downtown area, which has seen multiple businesses come and go in recent months.
Tickets for Theatre in the Park-backed holiday shows now available
03:04 p.m., October 24, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Tickets are on sale for “An Old Fashioned Holiday,” Theatre in the Park and Johnson County Parks and Recreation’s holiday supper club event.
School districts curb energy usage to realize cost savings
02:35 p.m., October 24, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Shawnee Mission and De Soto each adopted energy policies that have saved thousands
Prescription drug takeback is this week in Shawnee
12:00 p.m., October 24, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on A1
Shawnee police and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Association are giving the public an opportunity to dispose of expired unused or unwanted prescription drugs, no questions asked.
Seminar to help those grieving for loved ones
06:00 a.m., October 24, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on A2
Amos Family Funeral Home is offering a free seminar to provide people who have lost loved ones with information about the grieving process and ideas for getting through the holidays.