Liberty Memorial http://kcur.org en Kansas City's World War I Monuments http://kcur.org/post/kansas-citys-world-war-i-monuments <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Everyone is familiar with the National World War I Monument in Kansas City, but there are others.</span></p><p>On Monday, we'll hear the stories behind some of the most prominent WWI monuments and memorials in Kansas City. James J. Heiman the author of <em>Voices In the Bronze and Stone: Kansas City's World War I Monuments and Memorials</em> joins us.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p><p><strong>James J. Heiman</strong> is the author of <em>Voices In Bronze and Stone: Kansas City's World War I Monuments and Memorials.</em></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Steve Kraske & Jenny Whitty 55143 at http://kcur.org Kansas City's World War I Monuments Top Stories Of The Week http://kcur.org/post/top-stories-week-322 <p style="margin-right: 0.02in; margin-bottom: 0in; line-height: 100%"><font size="3">Liberty Memorial got a new designation for the nation’s World War I centennial. And a new era began for the Kansas City Chiefs. Those and other top stories of the week on the Saturday News Review.</font></p><p style="margin-right: 0.02in; margin-bottom: 0in; line-height: 100%"> Sat, 05 Jan 2013 02:18:21 +0000 Steve Bell 29970 at http://kcur.org Top Stories Of The Week National Designation For Liberty Memorial Makes It To Full House http://kcur.org/post/national-designation-liberty-memorial-makes-it-full-house <p>Kansas City Congressman Emmanuel Cleaver says he feels good about the designation of Liberty Memorial as the nation’s official World War One Memorial. The bill made it out of committee this week without any House opposition, but similar measures have had a checkered history.</p><p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 16:23:31 +0000 Dan Verbeck 28673 at http://kcur.org National Designation For Liberty Memorial Makes It To Full House Great War Memorial Plan Inches Forward http://kcur.org/post/great-war-memorial-plan-inches-forward <p>Kansas City’s Congressman won’t guarantee passage of a bill that would make Liberty Memorial the nation’s official World War One Museum and Memorial.</p><p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 22:55:23 +0000 Dan Verbeck 28642 at http://kcur.org Great War Memorial Plan Inches Forward Top Of The Morning News: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-wednesday-december-28-2011 <p>A daily digest of headlines from KCUR.</p> <p> * Liberty Memorial Gets Facelift<br /> * Kansas City Looks At How To Use Closed Schools<br /> * Missouri Lawmakers To Look At Eliminating Income Tax<br /> * Missouri's Health Exchange Tangled In Political Debate</p> Wed, 28 Dec 2011 13:34:53 +0000 Maria Carter 9783 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: Wednesday, December 28, 2011