Shawnee http://kcur.org en April 3: Elections In Kansas & Missouri http://kcur.org/post/april-3-elections-kansas-missouri <p>On Tuesday, voters go to the polls in Kansas and Missouri. Polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Kansas, and from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Missouri. </p> <p>On the Kansas side, there's the Shawnee mayor's race and city council seats up for grabs in Leawood, Mission, Prairie Village, Shawnee and Westwood.</p> <p>In Missouri, it's a mayoral race in Blue Springs, city council races in Independence and Lee's Summit and the school board in Kansas City. Bond and sales tax issues, city council and mayoral races are also on tap in Cass County, Grain Valley and Raymore.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 19:31:01 +0000 Laura Spencer 15282 at http://kcur.org April 3: Elections In Kansas & Missouri Hindu Community Celebrates Diwali in Shawnee http://kcur.org/post/hindu-community-celebrates-diwali-shawnee <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7a01c3dcba-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7a01c3dcba-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7a01c3dcba-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-933729.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – We're in the middle of the five-day Hindu celebration of Diwali. On Saturday, some 2000 people gathered at the Hindu Temple and Cultural Center to celebrate with the region's biggest-ever Diwali party.</p> Mon, 08 Nov 2010 17:26:12 +0000 Alex Smith 7270 at http://kcur.org Hindu Community Celebrates Diwali in Shawnee Final Alarm for Shawnee Firefighter http://kcur.org/post/final-alarm-shawnee-firefighter <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d7a01c3bf1a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d7a01c3bf1a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d7a01c3bf1a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-904556.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Leawood, Kan. – Firefighters from around the Midwest joined colleagues, friends and family of Shawnee firefighter John Glaser today at his memorial service. Glaser was killed fighting a house fire this past weekend.</p> Thu, 27 May 2010 22:17:41 +0000 Dan Verbeck 6662 at http://kcur.org Final Alarm for Shawnee Firefighter