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Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
$2.5 Million Grant Benefits Northeast
January 26, 2011
The construction of a new Northeast community center is closer to reality with the help of a $2.5 million Economic Development Initiative (EDI) grant. The proposed site at 9th and Van Brunt would also...
'Little Italy:' Kansas City's North End
November 15, 2006
The author in his column reminiscences about that part of the Northeast area known as "Little Italy" named because of the Italian immigrants who settled there. Includes pictures and text of the Badami...
A Kansas City Architect: The Boston Connection
Biographical article about architect Benjamin Brooks, moving from Boston to Kansas City in 1885, working here until 1919 on apartments and houses, including the Beals Building and residence and the Massachusetts...
Absentee Owners Hurt KC
April 18, 2015
Article documents problems associated with blighted rental properties located on Prospect Avenue in the Northeast area of Kansas City that are owned by Helen Collins, a resident of Colorado Springs, Colorado,...
An Interview With Geneva Mingrone
Geneva Mingrone was chosen for the project as a representative of the Italian community in the northeast area of Kansas City, Missouri. According to her obituary found with the collection, she was born...
An Interview With Rosalie Strada
Rosalie Strada was chosen for the project as a representative of the Italian community in the Northeast area of Kansas City, Missouri. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1922 at 1104 East Fourth...
Announcing the Vietnamese-American Community Association
January 26, 2005
The Vietnamese community have been present in the Northeast area since 1975. They formed the Vietnamese American Community, Inc. last November and have an office at 6612 Independence Avenue. There are...
Architectural Feature: From 1908 to 2005
June 15, 2005
Series of articles that discusses the history of homes in the Northeast including preservation as well as particular home features. This first installment discusses developing appreciation for the older...
Biography of Della C. Lamb (c.1877-1951), Children's Advocate
Biography of John B. Bisceglia (1891-1988), Clergyman
Biography of John Lazia (1896-1934), Crime Figure
Bisceglia Early Community Leader
File contains a biographical article about Dr. J. B. Bisceglia, a founder of "The Messenger," an Italian-American magazine in 1925 in Kansas City and involved in "life-long work as a preacher, communicator...
Blast from the Past: Kansas City, Missouri's Northeast Neighborhood Is Still a Splendid Step Back in Time
Photos and article about the "[b]eautiful, historic homes" of the Northeast residential district including the following houses: (1) the 1891 John Pierceson home (renovated by owner Ann Carter) on Benton...
Blue Valley's Champion: Mary Lois Gamble Pierce, 1932-2001
Photo and obituary for Mary Lois Gamble Pierce, or Mary Pierce (1932-2001), "one of the early activists" in the Northeast residential district, especially the Blue Valley industrial district. Description...
Postcard of Shelter at Budd Park
Budd Park, Sunday Picnic
Postcard of a Sunday School Picnic at Budd Park
Bunny the Newshound Presents: The Northeast News in 2004
January 7, 2004
Part of the Northeast Chamber of Commerce Business Leaders column. Article features the Northeast News newspaper, giving some history of the newspaper and the steps gone through to publish it each week....
Butch McQuillen Remembrance
July 26, 2006
The "Good Things in Northeast" section contains two photographs taken at a gathering at F.O.G. Cycles honoring Northeast resident Butch McQuillen who died earlier from a motorcycle accident in New Mexico....
Castle over Cliff Drive
Brief article describing Tiffany Castle includes a line drawing of house seen from Cliff Drive. Occupant at the time of writing was Anna MacGillis Williams.
Catholic Reporter recognizes Assumption
January 20, 1988
Announcement of the National Catholic Reporter's recognition of Assumption Catholic Church's ministry program. Article discusses the work of Father Tom Wiederholt, Pastor, in bringing the Parish back from...
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