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    Neighborhood residents on remodeled McDonald’s, “I’m lovin’ it”

    On Wednesday, Dec. 18, McDonald’s, 5347 Independence Ave., re-opened to the public after months of renovations. The fast food restaurant at the corner of corner of Independence and Hardesty received a complete update with contemporary exterior, new lighting and cafe-style seating for the dining areas.

    Protesters

    Interstate 70’s Paseo off ramp was briefly closed Saturday night after a group of about 75 protestors tried to walk onto the highway...

    Holiday wishes from the king of rock

    Northeast News This week we take a break from historic cards and offer up a jewel for the Elvis Presley fans among us. This postcard shows a uniformed Elvis Presley and

  • KC’s first fire fighters honored

    October 21st, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News October 22, 2014 In March 1867, the Missouri Legislature granted permission to allow Kansas City, […]


    Majestic hours once lived on Armour Blvd

    October 14th, 2014
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    This postcard published by the Elite Postcard Company of Kansas City doubles as an advertising postcard for the Jenkins Music […]


    Parade's a downtown tradition

    October 7th, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News October 8, 2014 This week’s historic postcard is a Real Photo postcard that shows a […]


    It’s American Royal time again!

    September 30th, 2014
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    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News October 1, 2014 About two years after the opening of the “new” Hannibal Bridge over […]


    Oldsmobile Rhythmic ride!

    September 23rd, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News September 24, 2014 This marketing postcard was produced by the Oldsmobile Motor Company for Kansas […]


  • Brush Creek synonymous with Plaza living

    September 16th, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News September 17, 2014 This Kodachrome postcard published in the late 1950s shows the numerous apartment […]


    Grand Old Opera house

    September 9th, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News September 10, 2014 The Grand Opera House located at Seventh and Walnut is this week’s […]


    Living Flag

    September 3rd, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News September 3, 2014 This extremely rare, hand-colored postcard depicts the Living Flag presentation done under […]


    The American factory circa 1909

    August 26th, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News August 27, 2014 This week we honor the American worker with a glimpse inside the […]


    Sweeney Army Motor Mechanics School

    August 19th, 2014
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News August 20, 2014 With school days on the horizon and the summer break drawing to […]