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K-State undergraduate from Shawnee named to cancer research team
December 2, 2016
Martha Nguyen, of Shawnee, was one of 47 Kansas State University students chosen for the school’s prestigious undergraduate research mentoring and award program.
City of Shawnee ready to celebrate ‘Christmas Around Town’ Saturday
December 2, 2016
Help ring in the holiday season by joining your friends and neighbors Saturday at Christmas Around Town. The free event kicks off at 4:30 p.m. in the Shawnee City Hall parking lot, 11110 Johnson Drive.
Santa Claus making way to Country Club Bank in western Shawnee
December 2, 2016
Country Club Bank will ring in the holiday season by welcoming back Santa to its Shawnee Financial Center from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday.
Holiday run in Bonner Springs kicks off this weekend
November 29, 2016
The Second Annual Santa Express 5K and One Mile Reindeer Route is being held on Saturday morning.
TV chef spices up Shawnee business
Tyler Florence partners with Vita Craft to create new cookware line
November 27, 2016
Tyler Florence partners with Vita Craft to create new cookware line.
Donations being accepted for Mayor’s Christmas Tree Fund
November 22, 2016
The city of Shawnee is asking residents to consider pledging support to the Mayor’s Christmas Tree Fund.
Growing Pains’ star discusses marriage, upcoming show
November 15, 2016
Kirk Cameron’s one-man show about marriage takes place Saturday evening in Olathe.
Church to have Thanksgiving service
November 9, 2016
Shawnee United Methodist Church, 10700 Johnson Drive, is holding a Thanksgiving community worship service at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Shawnee Hy-Vee to honor vets, active-duty military
November 9, 2016
In an act of patriotism, the Shawnee Hy-Vee will be hosting its annual Veterans Day Breakfast for all veterans and active-duty military from 6-11 a.m. Friday.
SMMC earns five-star quality rating
November 6, 2016
For the second year in a row, Shawnee Mission Medical Center earned a five-star quality rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ new Hospital Compare website.
JCPRD receives healthy workplace Gold Certification
November 6, 2016
The Johnson County Parks and Recreation District recently received Gold Level Healthy KC Certification from the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s Healthy KC Workplace Wellness Program.
Kansas Immunization Program receives national award from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
October 30, 2016
The Kansas Immunization Program was recently honored as one of three recipients of the Healthy People 2010 Immunization Coverage Award for Most Improved Coverage Among Children.
Enjoy Wonderscope spooky fun Saturday
October 27, 2016
A fun trick-or-treating adventure awaits everyone at Wonderscope.
Historical hauntings on tap at Shawnee Town
October 27, 2016
Shawnee Town’s Historical Hauntings event will be a real scream for Halloween fans.
Home runs for a little superhero
Baseball derby at SM North raises money for youth with rare disease
October 26, 2016
Baseball derby at SM North raises money for youth with rare disease

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