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1. 150 Facts About Kansas City 150 Facts About Kansas City 2000 List of 150 facts prepared for the sesquicentennial of Kansas City in 2000.

2. A Bride for a Lawyer A Bride for a Lawyer March/12/1953 Announcement of the marriage of "Mrs. Virginia Callaway" of Lenexa, Kansas to Kansas City lawyer Wallace Sutherland, moving together to their new home at "Quality Hill Towers, 707 West [10th Street]."

3. A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 A Century in Print: The Newspaper Business in Johnson County, 1860-1960 Winter 2001 Detailed article about the history of news publishing in Johnson County, Kansas. "In no other state's history has the press played such an active and pervasive role in community life. This is evident in...

4. A Hollywood Homecoming A Hollywood Homecoming June 12, 2005 Article about the movie ''Lenexa 1 Mile'' directed by Shawnee Mission West graduate Jason Wiles. Discusses filming at Kelly's Westport Inn and Wiles' acting career.

5. Applebee's Picks Lenexa Applebee's Picks Lenexa September 8, 2005 The largest casual dining chain in the United States, Applebee's International Inc., will move it's headquarters from Overland Park to a site about 10 miles west in Lenexa.

6. Applebee's Shift to KC Under Way Applebee's Shift to KC Under Way November 8, 2011 Headquarters for the international restaurant chain is moving from Lenexa, Kansas, to 8140 State Line Road in Kansas City, Missouri.

7. Biography of John Douglas Patrick (1863-1937), Artist and Teacher Biography of John Douglas Patrick (1863-1937), Artist and Teacher 1999

8. Building a Greater Kansas City: Be a Part of the 2002-2003 Edition of Destination KC Building a Greater Kansas City: Be a Part of the 2002-2003 Edition of Destination KC November 2001 Photos, maps, and descriptions of the business promotion project known as Destination KC, marketing attractive parts of the metro area for potentially relocating, expanding, or new outside businesses....

9. Can 102-Year-Old Lenexa House Be Saved? Can 102-Year-Old Lenexa House Be Saved? May 11, 2011 Article and photo of a 2.5 story, limestone farmhouse built in 1908 and 1909 by the grandparents of Judy Miller, the current owner trying to discover a buyer who will not demolish it. The original farm...

10. Changed Environment Changed Environment June 24-30, 2011 The Environmental Protection Agency headquarters are currently based in Kansas City, Kansas, but plans for a move are underway. The EPA is considering a move into the former headquarters of Applebee's...

11. Cinematographer Dies In Plane Crash Cinematographer Dies In Plane Crash July 2, 2006 Roland Schlotzhauer of Lenexa, Kansas, died after the helicopter he was shooting from crashed in an Iowa cornfield on June 30, 2006. He was filming a parade for "The Final Season", a movie about the storied...

12. Combo Creates New Uncertainties Combo Creates New Uncertainties July 17, 2007 One of Kansas City area's highest-profile companies, Applebee's International Inc., is being sold to IHOP Inc. Article includes "Applebee's Through the Years" and a comparison chart of statistics between...

13. Deaths: Clark L. Switzer Deaths: Clark L. Switzer November/25/1969 Obituary for Clark Leeder Switzer, or Clark Switzer, "84, a former mayor" of Lenexa, Kansas from 1939 to 1945 before dying on November 23, 1969.

14. Former Lenexa Mayor Dies Former Lenexa Mayor Dies June 26, 2007 Former Lenexa, Kansas, mayor Rich Becker died June 24, 2007, of heart failure at age 76. He was mayor from 1983 to 1995 and a state lawmaker from 1995 to 2000. "Among other things, he was credited with...

15. Grand Suburban Homes on the Historic Santa Fe: From Trail to Trolley Grand Suburban Homes on the Historic Santa Fe: From Trail to Trolley October/9/1905 File containing a photo and biographical article about William Strang, Jr. (1857-1921), a "capitalist" and builder of the interurban trolley lines (first gasoline and then electric) from Westport to Overland...

16. Hannibal Bridge Profile Hannibal Bridge Profile 2003

17. History of Johnson County, Kansas History of Johnson County, Kansas //1915 Brief description of the history of Lenexa, Kansas, a town seven miles northeast of Olathe. The town was platted and lots sold in 1869, when it became a stop on the Frisco, and eventually Strang Line,...

18. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of John Strayer, vice-president and general magaer of the Olathe Investment and Rapid Transit Company and of the Kansas City and Philadelphia Land and Improvement Company. Born in Virginia...

19. J. C. Penney Optimistic after Gains in October J. C. Penney Optimistic after Gains in October November/3/1977 Photo and article about the new J. C. Penney "catalog distribution center" being built in Lenexa, Kansas as "a primary element in the planned expansion of its catalog business" and over-all financial growth...

20. JFK Emergency Room in Storage Under Lenexa JFK Emergency Room in Storage Under Lenexa January 29, 2008 The equipment used in the attempt to save President John F. Kennedy's life is now stored underground in Lenexa, Kansas. "The artifacts, known to archivists as the Parkland Memorial Hospital Trauma Room...