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HILLCREST HOPE THRIFT STORE CELEBRATES 5TH ANNIVERSARY

Five years ago, renovations were wrapping up at the old Safeway Grocery Store building on Mill Street in Liberty. The Hillcrest Thrift Store was set to open and hosted its ribbon cutting and grand opening with community members, the Liberty Chamber of Commerce, staff, and volunteers all present to celebrate …

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Kearney Elementary Color Run Scheduled for August 20

The Kearney Elementary PTO Color Run is scheduled for Aug 20,2016 at Jesse James Park in Kearney, MO. We hope you will join us for this fun event that will be unique to Kearney. To register for the event, you can go to https://kearneycolorrun.itsyourrace.com/register/. Anyone that is interested in helping sponsor …

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Northland Church to Hold Free Teacher Supply Giveaway

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tightening budgets have made it harder than ever for Kansas and Missouri educators to keep their classrooms stocked with the tools they need to do their jobs. A church in Kansas City North is doing its best to help by giving them supplies for free, no …

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Vocational Services, Inc to Celebrate 50th Anniversary June 23

Vocational Services, Inc. (VSI) will celebrate its 50th anniversary on Thursday, June 23 at the Courtyard by Marriott at Briarcliff, 4000 North Mulberry Drive, Kansas City. VSI has provided vocational and rehabilitative programs for people with developmental disabilities throughout Clay and Platte counties since 1966. Today, VSI assists more than …

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New Day Dawns at Northland Service Center

With the cutting of a ribbon, Metro Lutheran Ministry’s services for Clay and Platte counties took a major step forward May 20. A new Northland Service Center has opened adjacent to St. James Lutheran Church, 1100 N.E. Vivion Road, Kansas City, North. Volunteers and staff now have a spacious and …

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Hospital Hill Run in Need of Volunteers

Hospital Hill Run was founded in 1974 and is the oldest running race in Kansas City and one of the oldest half marathons in the country. It is quickly approaching on Saturday, June 4th and is in need of volunteers at an aid station and course monitors to steer and cheer …

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Harvest Ball Society Selects 22 Beneficiaries for 2016

In 2016, the Harvest Ball Society is pleased to announce its partnership with 22 charities committed to improving the lives of those in need in the Northland. “The need in the Northland grows each year,” said President Jan Kauk. “By linking arms with our charity partners, our reach extends even …

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May 20 Ribbon Cutting Set for Northland Service Center

A ribbon cutting and open house will be held Friday, May 20 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the new Northland Service Center for Metro Lutheran Ministry, 1100 N.E. Vivion Road, Kansas City. Utilized by many Northland churches representing numerous denominations, the center has been located in a small home …

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Northland Teen Fighting Leukemia For 2 Months

We were contacted by a TheNorthlandNews.com telling us about a family in the Northland that needs help. Alayna Shelley, 13-old-teenager from the Kansas City Northland, was recently diagnosed with Pre B Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). Shelley has been undergoing chemotherapy treatments for almost 2 months now. As a byproduct of …

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Liberty Kindergartner Struck by Vehicle, Find Out How You Can Help

We were notified by a TheNorthlandNews.com reader about a GoFundMe page that is set-up to help the family of Lillie Savage who was unfortunately struck by an automobile on Friday, April 22nd. From the GoFundMe Page: Lillie Savage (6) was involved in a accident the evening of Friday April 22nd. She …

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