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    Local clinic owner charged with health care fraud

    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News April 21, 2017 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – David L. Biersmith, owner of Industrial Medical Centers […]

    Arson trial delayed again

    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News April 21, 2017 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – The trial set to begin this past Monday […]

    City Council approves Buck O’Neil Bridge resolution

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News April 20, 2017 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Let there be no confusion: the City of […]

  • Turn-of the century firefighters were hot at competition

    March 29th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News March 29, 2017 In the late 1800s and early 1900s, the Kansas City Fire Department […]


    Roses are red … and pink … and white …

    March 22nd, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News March 22, 2017 Between Oct. 21 and 24 of 1864, the area we now know […]


    Sweet sound of St. Pat’s

    March 15th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News March 15, 2017 Greeting postcards such as this have long been used to convey greetings […]


    Famed theater designers made mark on Kansas City

    March 8th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News March 8, 2017 Old Theater architectural enthusiasts throughout Kansas City today can spot a Boller […]


    Alderman Jim’s machine moved Missouri

    March 1st, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News March 1, 2017 This postcard depicts the statue of “Alderman Jim” Pendergast in its original […]


  • Kansas City’s first memorial

    February 22nd, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News February 22, 2017 Dedicated on June 2, 1909, the August R. Meyer Memorial, at 10th […]


    Lagoon & boathouse beautified Swope Park

    February 15th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News February 15, 2017 One of the most prolific picture postcard publishers in Kansas City at […]


    St. Valentine champions for couples

    February 8th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News February 8, 2017 Around the year 200, the Roman Emporer Claudius was busy conquering various […]


    From postcards, to war planes, to vacuums — C.U. Williams was entrepreneur

    February 1st, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News February 1, 2017 The Big Blue River starts in southern Johnson County, Kan., where Wolf […]


    Baltimore Hotel stunned around turn of the century

    January 25th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News January 25, 2017 Often called enigmatic and eccentric and known by his friends as a […]