Living

Letters From Santa offered through Dec. 16 by JCPRD
December 7, 2017
Personalized letters from Santa are available through a program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s 50 Plus Department.
Celebrate the holidays in Bonner Springs
November 30, 2017
The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame in Bonner Springs will hold its annual Santa Express Celebration this weekend and next weekend.
Ring in the holidays with ‘Christkindlmarkt’
November 30, 2017
You’re invited to celebrate the Christmas season at ‘Christkindlmarkt,’ the city of Shawnee’s holiday extravaganza.
Shawnee area Eagle Scouts honored
November 23, 2017
Eight boys from the Shawnee area earned the top Boy Scout honor recently.
Shawnee Mission Health announces MD Anderson affiliation
November 20, 2017
It’s one of the most respected cancer institutes in the world. And now, it’s level of care is being brought to the Shawnee area.
Down to earth: Battling garden thugs
August 30, 2017
Garden enthusiast Janet Rossbach discusses how to deal with garden intruders.
City to offer free yoga on Wednesday
July 10, 2017
The free yoga class will take place at Erfurt Park.
Symposium takes on issues regarding dementia care
May 29, 2017
Johnson County Community College and the University of Kansas Alzheimer’s Disease Center will host a symposium on caring for someone with dementia on June 16.
Shawnee mom organizes upcoming NF walk
May 10, 2017
Hannah Duby is the Kansas City NF walk director this year.
Sikh community celebrates Vaisakhi
Hundreds of worshippers walk streets of Shawnee for colorful religious celebration
April 19, 2017
Families draped in brightly colored attire participated in the Sikh community’s annual Vaisakhi parade on Saturday afternoon.
KU organ recital to be held at Hope Lutheran Church next Friday
April 12, 2017
Students from the Division of Organ and Church Music at the University of Kansas will present an organ recital at Hope Lutheran Church.
Head’s up, Shawnee: Kansas City Restaurant Week kicks off this weekend
January 11, 2017
Kansas City Restaurant week takes place from Friday to Jan. 22.
Lake Quivira chef finds success at the Culinary Olympics
December 28, 2016
Lake Quivira Country Club Chef Michael Lamping recently made waves at the 2016 IKA Culinary Olympics held in Erfurt, Germany.
Shawnee police help Secret Santa spread holiday cheer through city
December 21, 2016
Thanks to a generous Shawnee resident, the police department has been giving away hundred dollar bills to those who need it most this holiday season.
Holiday chocolate shop to bring Santa to Plaza for weekend festival
December 14, 2016
The Russell Stover Chocolates Holiday Shop in the Country Club Plaza will feature a Santa Saturday festival from noon to 5 p.m. this weekend.

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