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"Stimulating" the economy

What happens when a state forecloses on a business for not paying taxes?  The state usually seizes the property and auctions off the inventory if the business doesn’t pay up.  362 more words


B-cycling in KC: A ride through Kansas City parks

Our B-cycling in KC series continues as guest blogger Ellen Schwartze (@ellensayshola) explores the BikeShareKC Parks Tour!

Downtown KC: another American concrete jungle, right? 599 more words

Things To Do


It’s been a banner season for the Kansas City Royals! The team returns from the road on September 11 for the final 2014 season home games. 66 more words

Things To Do

Kansas City for Michael Brown

From the September-October 2014 issue of News & Letters:

Reports of demonstrations in New York, Chicago, Kansas City, Oakland, Los Angeles.

Read the report of the Kansas City demonstration for Michael Brown:

Kansas City for Michael Brown


Bette as Artist

My mom Bette Hutchison Silver (name before her first marriage was Snidow) often told me that she grew up in an art gallery – the William Rockhill Nelson Gallery in Kansas City, Missouri. 377 more words

Bette Hutchison Silver

The Kansas City Shuffle - Bennie Moten & his Kansas City Orchestra

The historical note:

Kansas City streetcars from the early 1900’s to their end 6-23-1957. Kansas City had one of the finest streetcar systems in the U.S.

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