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    Community volunteers, CORO KC combine to clean up Northeast

    Northeast News July 23, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – A group of community volunteers teamed up with interns from Park […]

    The wild waters of pre-levee Kansas City

    Northeast News Published by the North American Postcard Company of Kansas City, Mo., this week’s card is a Real Photo Postcard showing the West Bottoms area looking northwest toward the

    CORO KC interns set community service project for July 23

    Northeast News KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A dozen interns sponsored by Park University will wrap up an eight-week public affairs program on Saturday, July 23, by holding a group community

  • Milestones and accolades

    July 19th, 2016
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    The newsdog is taking a week off from the heightened political and racial strife that is putting a black eye, no pun intended, on our once great nation.


    Liar’s Poker

    July 12th, 2016
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    Last week, Councilman Jermaine Reed pulled his ordinance from floor debate at Thursday’s City Council meeting after serious questions surfaced about the funding apparatus that would funnel $27-million public dollars into


    Still no plan

    July 6th, 2016
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    That’s right. Still no comprehensive plan for the redevelopment of the 18th and Vine Entertainment District and nothing, as far as planning is concerned, seems to be on the horizon either.


    Standing with the West Side

    June 28th, 2016
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    As for this Newsdog, I’ll stand with the West Side neighborhood knowing all too well the ways of pushy developers and a P&Z committee that quite frankly could give a Tinker’s


    Kansas City Food Desert Myth

    June 21st, 2016
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    Northeast News When is a desert not a desert? When it’s in Kansas City’s urban core and dubbed a food desert in order to garner over $13 million in subsidies to


  • Plan? What plan?

    June 14th, 2016
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    Kudos to Councilwoman Jolie Justus for finally finding the courage to stand up and ask what the rest of the city is asking in regard to 18th and Vine.


    We’ll keep ours, Mr. Mayor

    June 7th, 2016
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    Kansas City Mayor Sly James recognized National Gun Violence Awareness Day on June 2nd by issuing a multi-paragraph manifesto directed at every legal gun owner in the city, warning us that


    CCO and the Moral Economy Conundrum

    June 1st, 2016
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    Well the CCO gang is at it again, rambling about some kind of moral economy and a so-called “hearing” by some quasi-guvment agency allegedly charged with making sure the business marketplace


    Toy Train Streetcar Expansion Folly

    May 25th, 2016
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    Well the secret is out, and the dog told you so after the last streetcar expansion vote.


    Position Roulette

    May 17th, 2016
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    Recently, Police Chief Darryl Forte announced that due to budget cuts, his department would have to trim officers and positions.