- Jan. 24, 7:30pm- Midwest Poets Series; U.S. Poet Laureate Donald Hall reads from his work; Convocation Center, Rockhurst, 54th Street and Troost Avenue; Admission at the door is $4 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.
What a privilege it is to serve as President of the Southtown Council for the remainder of the 2017 calendar year and into 2018! For 35 years, Southtown has been a stable, driving force in the promotion of our area. Join us as we celebrate the past and lay the groundwork for our future! Tim
The Southtown Environment and Public Works committee selected Georgie Porgie’s Café, 7044 Troost Ave. for the December Sparkle Award. Approximately three months ago, owners Sasha and Elizabeth Baldwin opened up this new Café after making renovations both inside and out.
CEO of Top Innovations, Benny Lee is doing his part in Kansas City. This past year, Mr. Lee along with Min Kao, the CEO of GPS manufacturer Garmin, came up with a new promotional tool for the United Way.
Congratulations to the Hogan Preparatory Academy’s Football Team. For the first time in Hogan Prep history, the football team advanced all the way to the State Championship game after a season of 12 wins and 1 lose. Unfortunately, Hogan lost the State Championship game to Blair Oaks of Jeff.
“Open Season,” the animated feature film taking theaters by storm, is now open at the Zoo’s Sprint IMAX® Theatre. “Open Season” features a 900-pound domesticated grizzly bear and a scrawny, one-horned mule deer that end up stranded together in the woods during hunting season.