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  • Neighborhood markers targets for errant motorists

    April 21st, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher The Scarritt Renaissance Neighborhood certainly has had their share of bad luck when it comes to the […]


    Standing for Law and Order

    April 14th, 2021
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    Once again The Kansas City Star, the Urban League, and the Kansas City Homeless Union – whatever that is – […]


    Winwood Beach: the Atlantic City of the West!

    April 14th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher A mere three stops after boarding the interurban car of the KCCC&SJ’s (Kansas City, Clay County & […]


    A lifeline for community news

    April 7th, 2021
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    What was born in a “spit-balling” session during our weekly staff meeting discussing how to drastically increase revenue lost when […]


    Kinney Shoes: The same shoe for less money

    April 7th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News To dovetail with our “Remember This” feature of the week that remembers L’eggs Panty Hose, we […]


    The Walmart-ing of Community News is why locally owned community newspapers are struggling.

    March 24th, 2021
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    The scene is repeated frequently across America. A new Walmart store opens in the community and a giveaway is held […]


    Dedicated sisters founded Children’s Mercy

    March 17th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher Katherine Berry was born in Cave Spring, Ky., in 1860, eight years after her sister, Alice Berry […]


    From Bawdy House to House of God: the Life and Times of Annie Chambers

    March 10th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher Born near Lexington, Ky., on June 6, 1843, young Leannah Loveall would go on to live a […]


  • “Her husband may have built landmarks, but Sarah Coates helped build lives.”

    March 3rd, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher Sarah Walter Chandler was born on March 10, 1829, in Kennett Square, Penn., to Quaker parents John […]


    Lincoln Electric Park, a delight to the city’s Negro population

    February 24th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News As part of our Black History Month, we revisit a set of images we ran in […]


    MAKING OUR MUSEUM

    February 24th, 2021
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    Sponsored ContentNortheast News Over the next seven months, The Northeast News and the Kansas City Museum are collaborating on a […]


    Paseo YMCA plays major role in Black History

    February 17th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher This week, as part of our ongoing Black History Month series, we spotlight the Paseo YMCA located […]


    Faces Of Northeast: Leonardo Biscari

    February 10th, 2021
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    We caught up with Leonardo Biscari for a quick minute when he was between parking lots on Monday. Biscari is […]


    Family Flower business a staple of Northeast Community

    February 10th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher Rose Marie Serrone opened her flower and gift shop in a single story, Art Deco-style building in […]


    Quindaro town-site, an important portal on the Underground Railroad

    February 3rd, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher During Black History Month, our Historic Postcard column will spotlight locations and people important to Black History […]


    State of the art zoo for 1909

    January 27th, 2021
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher This circa 1914 hand colored postcard published by the Southwest News company of Kansas City, Missouri shows […]


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