Living

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
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.