KC News

Jim Cunningham
October 18, 2017 - 6:28 am
Advocates of skilled tradespeople are asking high school students which they would prefer; making $68,000 a year working in a construction trade or earning $32,000 a year while paying off student loans? For decades students have been steered toward college, leaving some with low-earning degrees and...
Read More
Downtown Lee's Summit
Jim Cunningham
October 16, 2017 - 5:20 pm
A recently-published survey lists three cities in our region among the best cities in the U.S. in which to live. According to 24/7WallStreet.com Lawrence is ranked 33rd, Olathe is 23rd and Lee's Summit is 19th in the 50 Best Cities list. The survey is published in USA Today. "We've been on lists...
Read More
October 14, 2017 - 9:09 am
On Monday Block Real Estate Services, LLC breaks ground on the first multitenant building constructed on the Country Club Plaza since 2005. The new building will be located on the north side of the Plaza where 46th Terrace meets Pennsylvania Ave. 46 Penn Centre will feature 14 stories on 1.17 acres...
Read More
Bill Grady
October 13, 2017 - 7:28 am
There is plenty of folklore about Friday the 13th and the bad luck it brings, but most people have no plans to change their routines. There is no single source for the theory that bad stuff happens on the unlucky day, said Dr. Misty Shieberly, an English professor at the University of Kansas who...
Read More

Pages