NE resident’s play set for Fringe Festival

Posted July 22, 2014 at 11:00 pm

By Micah Wilkins
Northeast News
July 23, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Catherine Browder has lived and worked as a writer in the Northeast for more than 30 years. But only until recently have her works of fiction and short form taken place in this historic neighborhood.

“For a long time I wouldn’t write about it, but I’m liking it more and more,” Browder said. “As I get older, I realize this is a pretty cool place to set things.”

Browder, 69, just sold a long story based in the Northeast to the literary magazine “Ploughshares,” and published another in “Kansas City Noir” which references Northeast street names and places.

Browder’s plays have appeared at several Kansas City theaters and this Saturday, July 26, residents will have the opportunity

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    PID first for KC and Missouri

    Posted July 22, 2014 at 11:00 pm

    By Joe Jarosz
    Northeast News
    July 23, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri – The Port Authority of Kansas City, Mo., is ready for an improvement.

    At last week’s Kansas City City Council meeting, city officials unanimously approved an ordinance that would allow

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    Ride Along proves uneventful but teaches much

    Posted July 15, 2014 at 11:00 pm

    By Joe Jarosz
    Northeast News
    July 16, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri – On the morning of June 27, 2014, I began to get nervous.

    This sensation wasn’t stemming from not getting a story done, but that the idea of a story

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    Cover. Former Northeast resident Roy McCaully released a book about growing up in the NEKC. Joe Jarosz

    A family gift turns into a NE history lesson

    Posted July 8, 2014 at 11:00 pm

    By Joe Jarosz
    Northeast News
    July 9, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri – About 15 years ago, Roy McCaully’s daughter moved to France.

    Unknown to her if she would move back, she would pester her father about writing what it was like

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    A lunch fit for a hero

    Posted July 8, 2014 at 11:00 pm

    By MICAH WILKINS
    Northeast News
    July 9, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Sometimes, a simple thank you can make all the difference.

    On June 28, New Beginning Apostolic Church, at 200 N. Bales, held a Heroes Day Event to recognize the

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    NEHS alum helps Nueva Vida Church go green

    Posted May 28, 2013 at 10:30 pm

    By LESLIE COLLINS
    Northeast News
    May 29, 2013

     

     

    Thanks to a Northeast High School alum, Nueva Vida (New Life) Church in Historic Northeast is harnessing the power of the sun to reduce electricity costs.

    Solar panels now line the church’s flat roof, soaking up the

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    Around the world

    Posted May 28, 2013 at 10:30 pm

    Northeast News
    May 29, 2013

    Holy Cross Catholic School students show off their dancing skills and colorful costumes during the May 10 World Cultures Program at the school. Students created their costumes in art class and each costume represented a different country, ranging from   Mexico to Sudan to France to India

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    Bike time at James Elem.

    Posted May 21, 2013 at 11:45 pm

    By LESLIE COLLINS 
    Northeast News
    May 22, 2013

    “I didn’t think it was going to be as fun as it was. I had a lot of fun in this program,” James Elementary fifth grader Alesha Cheffen said.

    Cheffen, along with five other James fifth graders, just completed the Earn-A-Bike program sponsored  and created by

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