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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.
Shawnee Mission Post Office to be open Sunday for expanded offerings
December 14, 2016
So, to help with the hustle of the holidays, the Shawnee Mission Post Office, plus four others in the Kansas City metro area, will be open for full retail services from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
From father to author: Shawnee educator publishes two children’s books
December 14, 2016
Shawnee father of four publishes two children’s books.
Family insurance conversations encouraged during the holidays
December 13, 2016
When family gathers, it can be a good time to have conversations about how to protect and insure families and their property.
Monticelllo UMC ready for Breakfast with Santa
December 7, 2016
Bring the Christmas magic to life and have breakfast with Santa at Monticello United Methodist Church.
Holiday spirit lights up Shawnee
December 7, 2016
The mayor’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony took place on Saturday.
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.

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