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KC district seeks to turn around struggling school

KC district seeks to turn around struggling school
Frustrated parents in a cash-strapped Kansas City School District are hoping officials can turn around a once excelling secondary school that has faced a rash of fights and fires since its enrollment swelled after the district closed about 40 percent of its schools to balance its budget.
Read more on Jefferson City News Tribune

NFL star Chad Ochocinco opens four-day trial with Kansas City’s MLS team
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Switching from football to soccer won’t be easy for Chad Ochocinco, if it happens at all.
Read more on The Canadian Press via Yahoo! Canada News

Ochocinco takes a shot at soccer
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Wide receiver Chad Ochocinco has caught a break. His budding soccer career, which even he admits is a long shot, has been extended to include a practice game with a Major League Soccer team.
Read more on Sentinel & Enterprise

Posted by admin - March 28, 2011 at 8:24 am

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Kansas City Mayor Seeks Re-election After Tough First Term

Kansas City Mayor Seeks Re-election After Tough First Term
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Mark Funkhouser’s first term as Kansas City’s mayor included attempts to recall him, a lawsuit alleging discriminatory hiring practices, accusations of nepotism and constant griping over his leadership style, and yet he’s sure voters will return him to office.
Read more on The Missourian

Let the Games Begin – Royals Take on Rangers
The day has finally come where it all begins. This afternoon the Kansas City Royals will take on the Texas Rangers in Surprise, Arizona in the first 2011 Spring Training game. The lineup for today’s game is as follows- Mike Aviles  3B Melky Cabrera  CF Billy Butler  1B Kila Ka`aihue  DH Jeff Francoeur  RF Alex Gordon  LF Brayan Pena  C Chris Getz  2B Alcides Escobar  SS Per the  KC Star – The …
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Butler Helps Royals To 4-2 Win Over AL Champ Rangers
Billy Butler was born about six months after the Kansas City Royals won the World Series in their last playoff appearance. He got a $ 30 million, four-year contract this winter with hopes of helping end that 25-year postseason drought.
Read more on CBS Dallas – Fort Worth

Posted by admin - February 28, 2011 at 8:11 am

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KC Activist Seeks To Solve Aunt’s Slaying

Kauffman Performing Arts Center – Kansas City
Kansas City

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Night shots of The Kauffman Performing Arts Center which is being built just south of Bartle Hall on 16th and Broadway in Kansas City, Missouri

KC Activist Seeks To Solve Aunt’s Slaying
A Kansas City comic book creator and self-described crime-fighting activist is trying to bring attention to his great aunt’s unsolved murder in Louisiana.
Read more on KMBC-TV Kansas City

Holiday heavyweights call the same city home
Two major holiday money-making companies call the same town “home,” which adds up to sweet success in Kansas City, MO.
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Community Banks under Federal Reserve scrutiny
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City is giving Community Banks of Colorado 90 days to increase its equity or sell out to another bank.
Read more on The Aspen Times

Posted by admin - February 15, 2011 at 8:06 am

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