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Shawnee Police joins Thanksgiving week traffic enforcement
November 17, 2017
The Shawnee Police Department will join numerous other police agencies across the state in the Kansas Thanksgiving SAFE Arrival traffic enforcement campaign.
St. Joseph Catholic Church to host blood drive Nov. 20
November 16, 2017
Learn more about the St. Joseph Catholic Church blood drive.
Shawnee wellness center asks residents to help homeless with bags
November 15, 2017
Your Wellness Connection, 7410 Switzer Road, wants you to change the world with one simple act of kindness.
Local ministry receives donations at gala
November 15, 2017
At Metro Lutheran Ministry’s annual Power of Each One gala, the organization was presented with around $350,000 in donations.
Quivira Road corridor study public workshop set for Thursday
November 15, 2017
The City of Lenexa is developing the Quivira Road Corridor Study.
Missouri to release adoptee birth certificates in 2018
November 11, 2017
Due to a change in Missouri law, on Jan. 1, adult adoptees will be able to access their original birth certificates through the Missouri Department of Vital Records.
Shawnee resident recently elected national sorority officer
November 2, 2017
Shawnee resident Anita Yarbrough was recently elected to the office of National Corresponding Secretary of Phi Tau Omega Sorority.
Shawnee native named CEO and president
November 2, 2017
Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment, recently announced Shawnee native Richard Zimmerman as its president and chief operating officer
Shawnee Mission Park winter hours in effect
November 2, 2017
Winter hours of 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. are now in effect for Shawnee Mission Park.
Economic incentives meetings to be offered
October 24, 2017
If you have ever wondered how economic development incentives work and the impact they have on Shawnee, then you will want to attend this free, basic economic development presentation.

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