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Scooter’s Coffee looking at new Overland Park location at 103rd and Metcalf

A new Scooter’s Coffee shop could soon be making its way to Overland Park. Olathe-based Culaccino Coffee Company, which owns and operates more than 40 Scooter’s locations, submitted an application

A new Scooter’s Coffee shop could soon be making its way to Overland Park. Olathe-based Culaccino Coffee Company, which owns and operates more than 40 Scooter’s locations, submitted an application


Smallcakes, Overland Park-based bakery chain, acquired by group with plans for ‘worldwide cupcake domination’

Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery, the Overland Park-based national dessert chain, has been acquired by restaurant conglomerate The Derbyshire Group, the company announced earlier this month. The bakery was first started

Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery, the Overland Park-based national dessert chain, has been acquired by restaurant conglomerate The Derbyshire Group, the company announced earlier this month. The bakery was first started



Team Aidan — More than 550 people gather to support memory of 14-year-old boy lost to suicide in May

Need help? September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and organizations like Speak Up are trying to make conversations about mental health and suicide more normal, now and throughout the year.

Need help? September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and organizations like Speak Up are trying to make conversations about mental health and suicide more normal, now and throughout the year.


Room for another Town Center steakhouse? Leawood debates plan to add new restaurant next to Hereford House

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Disagreements over the preliminary and final plans for a new unnamed “top drawer” steakhouse at Town Center Plaza divided the room at Leawood City Council Monday night. The 12,681-square-foot restaurant

Disagreements over the preliminary and final plans for a new unnamed “top drawer” steakhouse at Town Center Plaza divided the room at Leawood City Council Monday night. The 12,681-square-foot restaurant


Children’s Mercy will require all workers get COVID-19 vaccine, including at JoCo campuses

Children’s Mercy Hospital has joined several other Kansas City-area health systems in requiring all its employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The hospital announced last week that, beginning Dec. 15,

Children’s Mercy Hospital has joined several other Kansas City-area health systems in requiring all its employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The hospital announced last week that, beginning Dec. 15,



‘Keep the Spark Alive’ — How one family is pushing to get teen suicides in Johnson County down to zero

Need help? September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and organizations like Keep the Spark Alive are trying to make conversations about mental health and suicide more normal, now and throughout

Need help? September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and organizations like Keep the Spark Alive are trying to make conversations about mental health and suicide more normal, now and throughout


Raj Express, new Overland Park restaurant, offers build-your-own Indian food ‘Chipotle style’

A new Indian restaurant has opened in Overland Park that offers a quick, on-the-go menu featuring build-your-own bowls as one of its main options. Raj Express Indian Kitchen, 11721 College

A new Indian restaurant has opened in Overland Park that offers a quick, on-the-go menu featuring build-your-own bowls as one of its main options. Raj Express Indian Kitchen, 11721 College



Overland Park commission weighs concerns over height of proposed LUX Senior Living complex off Quivira

Concern over a proposed senior living apartment complex brought concerned neighbors from the surrounding area to the Overland Park Planning Commission meeting this week. Developers of LUX Senior Living apartment,

Concern over a proposed senior living apartment complex brought concerned neighbors from the surrounding area to the Overland Park Planning Commission meeting this week. Developers of LUX Senior Living apartment,