parks http://kcur.org en Five Stories Behind KC Neighborhoods And Parks http://kcur.org/post/five-stories-behind-kc-neighborhoods-and-parks <p></p><p>Ever wonder how neighborhoods and parks around the city got their names? Host&nbsp;<strong>Monroe Dodd</strong> was back during Friday's show with a panel of guests to tell the stories behind the names of public spaces and communities in Kansas City.</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:20:54 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton, Ross Stinemetz & Sangeeta Shastry 41243 at http://kcur.org Five Stories Behind KC Neighborhoods And Parks Top 5 Places To Celebrate National Trails Day In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/top-5-places-celebrate-national-trails-day-kansas-city <p>The Kansas City area has had its fair share of rain and clouds these last few weeks, but blue skies and sun are on the way just in time for&nbsp;<a href="http://www.marc.org/metrogreen/Get_Involved/trailsday.aspx" target="_blank">National Trails Day</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>In celebration we put together this handy list of some of KC's best hiking trails:</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 19:24:33 +0000 Chris Prewitt 37707 at http://kcur.org Top 5 Places To Celebrate National Trails Day In Kansas City