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    Snyder’s Grand Re-Opening celebration draws big crowd

    Northeast News May 28, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Six and a half months of hard work paid off on […]

    KC Museum hosts KU students for humanities boot camp

    Northeast News May 27, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – A group of panelists from the Northeast offered career advice to […]

    Local officials visit reStart shelter, serve lunch

    Northeast News May 26, 2016 KANSAS CITY, Missouri – A group of legislators and local officials convened at the reStart […]

  • Roses are red … and pink, and white …

    May 3rd, 2016
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    Northeast News Between October 21-24 of 1864, the area we now know as Loose Park was the scene of one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War west of


    ‘One of the greatest playgrounds in America’

    April 26th, 2016
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    Northeast News The description inside this vintage 1930s Curt Teich linen postcard folder of the Lake of the Ozarks reads, “Lake of the Ozarks is formed by a huge dam


    Those were some postcards! (And that’s no exaggeration)

    April 19th, 2016
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    Northeast News William H. “Dad” Martin of Ottawa, Kan., is considered to be the father of the exaggerated postcard.


    We all went fishin’ with Harold

    April 12th, 2016
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    Northeast News “Gone fishin, instead of just a wishin.” Those once-obscure lyrics became Harold Easley’s theme song as he ventured weekly to various outdoor spots throughout the world to spotlight


    Sharp Building stood downtown

    April 5th, 2016
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    Northeast News This week’s postcard, published by the South West News Company of Kansas City, Mo., features a Real Photo postcard view of the Sharp Building on Petticoat Lane.


  • Union Station image adorned with swastikas didn’t symbolize Nazis

    March 29th, 2016
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    Northeast News This week we feature a souvenir postcard published by long-time postcard publisher Max Bernstein in 1921.


    Come on, ride this train

    March 22nd, 2016
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    Northeast News This week’s postcard collage shows the Kansas City Southern Lines Southern Belle – Sweetheart of American Trains.


    Sweet sound of St. Pat’s

    March 15th, 2016
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    Northeast News Postcards such as the one above have long been used to convey greetings to friends and relatives afar. The man who became St.


    Whizzo the clown, that’s who

    March 9th, 2016
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    Northeast News “Who’s always smiling, never sad? It’s Whizzo!/ Who makes the boys and girls so glad, Whizzo./ He’s a merry fellow with a big red shiny nose,/ dressed in


    West Terrace one of Kessler’s first works

    March 1st, 2016
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    Northeast News West Terrace Park was one of Kansas City’s first parks originally proposed by Landscape Architect George Kessler in his plan to develop a “city within a park” in