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Shawnee firefighters assist in Merriam house blaze
March 20, 2017
Shawnee firefighters, along with Overland Park firefighters, responded to a house fire in the 10100 block of west 65th street in Merriam yesterday afternoon.
JCCC to host ceremony for 400 soon-to-be citizens
March 8, 2017
About 400 individuals from dozens of countries will become U.S. citizens on March 15, in a naturalization ceremony at Johnson County Community College.
Shawnee Police Department to offer “Coffee with a Cop”
March 8, 2017
The Shawnee Police Department is offering you a chance to sit and talk about your community with those who protect you.
Road work scheduled for SM Parkway
March 8, 2017
If your daily commute includes Shawnee Mission Parkway as it heads east out of Shawnee and into Merriam, you may want to find a different route for awhile.
Free New Horizons Band Concert set for March 14 at Lakeview Village
March 8, 2017
A free concert by the New Horizons Band is set for 7 p.m. on March 14 at Lakeview Village, 9100 Park St., Lenexa.
Chipotle Mexican Grille benefits the KC Pet Project today
March 8, 2017
Craving a burrito? Today, you can eat one for a good cause.
Auditions for Theatre in the Park held this weekend
February 28, 2017
The park’s new season features a total of six musicals: Spamalot, Crazy for You, Disney’s Camp Rock, Back to the 80s, and Disney’s Beauty in the Beast.
JCCC hosts visiting artist’s presentation
February 15, 2017
Artists Thomas Kiefer and Sean Lyman, will be sitting down with Johnson County Community College art department faculty members during the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art’s “visiting artist’s presentation.”
Jewish Community Center hosts Indoor Triathlon Feb. 26
February 15, 2017
The groundhog has predicted six more weeks of winter, but inside the Jewish Community Center (The J), conditions will be perfect for its Indoor Triathlon.
Deepak Chopra to speak at JCCC on discovering your cosmic self
January 24, 2017
Best-selling author Deepak Chopra will speak about his latest book, “You Are the Universe,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, in the Carlsen Center’s Yardley Hall at Johnson County Community College.

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