Northeast Johnson County morning roundup



Cafe Provence on list of best restaurants. OpenTable has released its list entitled The 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in America. And right there on the list is Cafe Provence in the Village Shops. The list reflects more than five million reviews from verified users of the reservation system. California had 17 restaurants on the list and New York had nine. Kansas had one. The list and be found here.

SM East girls win in Topeka. The SM East girls golf team won the Topeka West Invitational with a score of 314. Topeka Washburn-Rural was second with a 330. Jessica Parker shot a 72 for SM East to lead the field. SM East captured six of the top 10 spots.

Roeland Park officers going in uniform. Roeland Park police officers working off-duty at events in the city will be required to wear their uniforms and official equipment including their weapon following approval  by the City Council Monday. The new policy is being implemented at the request of Police Chief John Morris, who said most off-duty work done by his officers is for events at Bishop Miege High School and St. Agnes Catholic Church. Previously, officers working off-duty only wore a shirt or other clothing item that indicated they were on security. “I think it sets a positive example to see a police officer there instead of a security guard,” Morris said.

Asbury holding forum on courts. Asbury Methodist Church at 75th and Nall will be holding a discussion on the importance of maintaining fair and impartial courts. The forum talked place at 7 p.m. Sept. 29 in Hager Hall. This discussion will feature The Honorable Karen Arnold-Burger, Kansas Court of Appeals Judge; The Honorable Daniel Duncan, Wyandotte County District Court Judge; and Katie McClaflin, attorney and Johnson County Bar Association President. Childcare will be available for this free event. This is a nonpartisan voter education program based in part upon  a program created by the National Association of Women Judges.

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