Living

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
Popular Shawnee restaurant’s name change reflects ‘culinary evolution’
October 11, 2016
Barley’s Brewhaus is now Barley’s Kitchen + Tap.
Come see what’s grillin’ in Shawnee
September 21, 2016
The 22nd annual Shawnee Great Grillers State Championship is being held at Shawnee Town on September 23 & 24.
Bayer helps to host food drive
September 20, 2016
Bayer and the American Royal are working with Harvesters—The Community Food Network to host a community food drive from now until Sept. 24.
Hindus in Shawnee pray for world peace
September 12, 2016
The Hindu Temple and Cultural Center of Kansas City held a World Peace Prayer to commemorate 9/11 on Sunday.
Sunflowers are celebrated at the upcoming De Soto art festival
September 12, 2016
The De Soto Arts Council is continuing its strong tradition of offering a family-friendly weekend of fine arts and fine crafts, live music, food and beautiful sunflowers at the Sunflower Artfest.
Data breach may affect members of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
August 8, 2016
Members of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City are being asked to safeguard their financial and health information following a data breach.
Flowers for a Fanning: Fallen World War II hero receives floral tribute in France
July 27, 2016
On July 31, 1944, William Fanning, a first-class private in the U.S. Army, was killed in action.
Johnson County residents invited to free cancer screening
July 25, 2016
It is a scary disease, but cancer can be defeated if detected early.
Well-versed Shawnee teens place second at national Bible quizzing tournament
July 10, 2016
Though written thousands of years ago, the Christian Bible is still relevant today. That’s what Shawnee teens Jesse Gunkel and Anna Clements believe.
Automotive Advisors: The value of becoming a AAA member
July 10, 2016
Have you considered the benefits of an AAA membership? There are a number of great reasons to join, including travel discounts, trip planning assistance, cellphone discounts and identity theft monitoring. AAA currently offers three levels of membership: Classic, AAA Plus and AAA Premier, allowing automobile owners to choose the membership that best suits their needs.