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1. Beloved Penn Valley Park Has New Protector Beloved Penn Valley Park Has New Protector May 26, 2010 The Penn Valley Conservancy is a new organization and a "potentially powerful ally for the stretched city parks department" in advocating for the park. The group's purpose is to protect the historic park...

2. CBS Show to Be in KC CBS Show to Be in KC July 19, 2007 CBS' "The Early Show" will broadcast live August 10 from the north courtyard of the Liberty Memorial. "Kansas City is the last of six cities on a 'Summer inthe City' road tour."

3. Effort to Designate Liberty Memorial Effort to Designate Liberty Memorial September 27, 2008 Short piece noting that Missouri U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill wants to make the Liberty Memorial the official National World War I Memorial. McCaskill and Missouri Senator Kit Bond filed a bill to so...

4. KC Conference to Discuss Centennial of World War I KC Conference to Discuss Centennial of World War I March 22, 2013 Article describes the "A Century in the Shadow of the Great War International Centennial Planning Conference," a three day gathering hosted by the National World War I Museum. Representatives from the...

5. Liberty Memorial 'Flame' to Return Liberty Memorial 'Flame' to Return February 1, 2013 Article announces that the steam and light flame atop the Liberty Memorial will be relighted following several months of service and upgrades. A history of the flame effect is provided along with a list...

6. Liberty Memorial - A Royal Visit Liberty Memorial - A Royal Visit May 15, 2007 Prince Radu Hohenzollern-Veringen will visit the World War I museum at the Liberty Memorial on May 16, 2007. "His wife, Princess Margarita, is the granddaughter of Queen Marie of Romania, who attended...

7. Museum to Lose Recordings Museum to Lose Recordings August 2, 2007 Liberty Memorial, the National World War I Musuem located in Kansas City, Missouri, will pull historical recordings from their collection that are the subject of a copyright dispute. Currently, Liberty...

8. One Man's Travels Give KC Museum Tales to Tell One Man's Travels Give KC Museum Tales to Tell July 28, 2007 Article profiling retired Army Major Richard Keogh, who for the last three decades has been hunting for and donating World War I memorabilia to the Liberty Memorial Museum. Keogh is a veteran of the Vietnam...

9. Recruiting Star Power Recruiting Star Power December 29, 2010 As the World War I centennial in 2014 approaches, Brian Alexander, president of the WWI Museum at Liberty Memorial, is considering an aggressive approach “to enhance the monument’s national profile.”...

10. WWI Memorial Bill Has KC Up in Arms WWI Memorial Bill Has KC Up in Arms September 24, 2008 Congressman Ted Poe of Texas has requested the creation of a World War I memorial on the National Mall in Washington D.C. even though Congress designated Kansas City's Liberty Memorial as the National...

11. WWI Museum's New Relic is a Real Veteran WWI Museum's New Relic is a Real Veteran November 3, 2007 The Liberty Memorial Association has struck a deal with a private collector in Missoula, Montana, to purchase a French-made FT-17 tank for $225,000. The 7.15 ton vehicle saw battle on the Western Front...