Events

  • April 27, 2017

    Anyone Can...

    Have you ever wanted to complete an Iron Man-style endurance event but just don’t have the time or ability? Well a perfect event has now been created for the athletically challenged among us. This year’s bigger and better version of the Martin City .1K World Championships takes place on Sunday,...

  • April 27, 2017

    Triangle Run...

    We’ve all heard of running in circles. But have you heard of running under a triangle? On April 29, at 9 a.m,, runners and walkers participating in the Triangle 5K will travel along a course under the famous Grandview Triangle.

  • April 24, 2017

    Curbside Leaf...

    Curbside leaf and brush collection from 63rd St. south to the city limits will be the week of April 24-28 on residents’ regularly scheduled trash days.

  • April 13, 2017

    Red Bridge...

    Out of the box ideas are welcome at the community stakeholder meeting Thursday night at the Red Bridge Mid-Continent Public Library. "That's how we grow," says Jim Staley, community relations and planning director for Mid-Continent Libraries.

  • March 24, 2017

    Premier Mazda...

    Premier Mazda has certainly done their share of community outreach in Martin City. In the past six months, they have collected jeans and coats for youngsters at Martin City Elementary School. And now they are about to help four-legged youngsters.

  • March 11, 2017

    30 Years...

    Fake Irish accents, a sea of Kelly green shirts, shamrocks and certainly some jig dancing for good measure. What started as a joke amongst friends and patrons has transformed into one of Kansas City’s most celebrated St. Patrick’s parades.

  • February 17, 2017

    Tales from...

    On February 18 at 2 p.m., a presentation by John Anderson at the Blue Ridge Mid-Continent Public Library, 9253 Blue Ridge Blvd, will cover a little-known piece of American Old West history: the black cowboy.

  • February 8, 2017

    Avila’s Peace...

    The Buchanan Initiative for Peace and Nonviolence and its partners will be hosting a conference at Avila University, 11901 Wornall Rd., on February 8 and 9 to discuss the history of Troost Avenue, including topics such as segregation and equality, while also focusing on the future of the area through...

  • February 3, 2017

    Souper Bowl of Caring Comes to South Kansas...

    KC’s Souper Bowl dreams focus on providing food for those in need

  • November 11, 2016

    Gomer’s Wine...

    Each Saturday Querrey (rhymes with “worry”) hosts a wine tasting from noon to 3 p.m. Five wines are usually sampled, along with a “Mystery” wine. Cheese is provided for nibbling and baguette slices are served to help cleanse the palette.

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