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    Preview: new documentary focuses on history of Latino vote

    Northeast News September 30, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – With the upcoming presidential election just over a month away, the […]

    Northeast man shot near James Elementary

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News September 30, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – A Northeast man was shot in broad daylight […]

    VML volunteers put shine on new CID buildings

    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News September 29, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – If you noticed a crowd of people going […]

  • Innovative trucks drove Kansas City’s economy

    September 7th, 2016
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    Northeast News Following Labor Day, we publish this rare Real Photo postcard and dedicate it to those who drive the wheels of our economy.


    Kelly Flour Mills workers would have celebrated Labor Day

    August 30th, 2016
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    Northeast News The Labor Day holiday is coming Monday, so here, with this Real Photo Postcard published in 1910, we pay homage to the greatest workforce on the face of


    Vanderslice made it big in the KC ice and coal business

    August 23rd, 2016
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    Northeast News This week, in celebration of the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote, we showcase an advertising postcard published for


    Highest point in Kansas City housed corruption cleanser

    August 16th, 2016
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    Northeast News This advertising postcard from The Westmoreland Company shows a residence at 74th and Mercier streets.


    Benton Circle: the early days

    August 9th, 2016
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    Northeast News This week, we feature a card John Straley published between 1925-1930 titled “The Benton Circle,” shown in its original configuration at the intersection of St.


  • Neighborhood school built on history

    August 2nd, 2016
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    Northeast News Located on the corner of Prospect Boulevard and Amie Court, Garfield Elementary School was one of the first ward schools in Kansas City.


    Troost Lake connects to streetcar, Mormon histories

    July 26th, 2016
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    Northeast News Opening to the public in 1888, Troost Park and adjoining Troost Lake were the ideas of the Kansas City Cable Railway Company (later known as the Kansas City


    The wild waters of pre-levee Kansas City

    July 19th, 2016
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    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


    Christmas in July

    July 12th, 2016
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    Northeast News This week, a rare treat — a Real Photo postcard showing a newly completed Penn Valley Drive in Penn Valley Park, Kansas City, Mo.


    Bible College once served Historic Northeast

    July 6th, 2016
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    Northeast News Established in 1890 as a school for “girls,” the Scarritt Bible and Training Institute was located at Harris (now Norledge Avenue) and Askew avenues in Historic Northeast Kansas