Posts by Leah Wankum:

Jack Stack

Jack Stack Barbecue in Overland Park makes Yelp’s ‘Top 100 Places to Eat in 2021’

Evergy, Kansas Gas hope to avoid price jumps after February cold snap — how your next bill could be impacted

Watercrest South

Lenexa advances controversial Watercrest South project again after developers move apartments

Shawnee residents will be able to play pickleball on remade tennis courts at two city parks

Shawnee Mission Faces: Melissa Geffert, veterinary clinic manager and classic rock singer

Lenexa lab creates saliva-based COVID-19 test you can use at home

Lenexa Chili Challenge

Lenexa’s Chili Challenge is coming back and other takeaways from this year’s State of the City address

Black activists in Johnson County see progress since last summer’s racial justice protests — what’s next?

Shawnee 75th Street

Shawnee uses eminent domain to expand sidewalk and build trail along 75th Street

McCallop family

McCallop family shares stories of Black experience in Johnson County

Long-delayed plan to renovate Monticello Road in Shawnee to begin later this month

Shawnee State of the City

Shawnee City Council spars over Mayor Michelle Distler’s planning commission appointments

Lenexa forges ahead with plan to make residential areas more walkable, but concerns linger

Shawnee Mission Faces: Roby Bielak, snow plower in Merriam and lawn care business owner

Johnson County housing study

Housing study finds Johnson County real estate market remains unaffordable for many