September 18, 2014

Memory Care Facility Approved for Olathe Medical Park

Memory Care Facility Approved for Olathe Medical Park
OLATHE, KAN. (July 2, 2014) – A new option for families dealing with memory care
needs will be available in the near future. The Cedar Lake Village Board of Directors
and the …

August primary voters to choose party candidates in several races

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Democrats, Republicans and unafilliated voters will have choices on the Aug. 5 primary ballot. The deadline for candidates to file for federal, state and county offices closed on June 2, and now it’s up to voters to …

Yoder to host job fair and resource expo

Congressman Kevin Yoder will host a Third District Job Fair and Resource Expo on Aug. 14 at the Great Mall of the Great Plains, 20700 W. 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061.
The purpose of the fair will be to help …

August primary voters to choose party candidates in several races

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Democrats, Republicans and unafilliated voters will have choices on the Aug. 5 primary ballot. The deadline for candidates to file for federal, state and county offices closed on June 2, and now it’s up to voters to …

Exchange services seeking host families

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) is seeking host families for foreign exchange students.
Host families provide room, meals when school isn’t in session, some transportation to school events and love and support to students. Essentially, the students live as family …

Censure considered, temporarily withdrawn

Larry Fotovich

Larry Fotovich

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Council member Steve Shute likes council member Larry Fotovich, personally, but believes Fotovich intends to move from the city of Gardner.
Fotovich’s Gardner home is listed for sale, and he has purchased a home in …

Edgerton residents upset about proposed plant

A hand-made sign, likely created by an Edgerton resident, notifies residents of the meeting about the asphalt plant. Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

A hand-made sign, likely created by an Edgerton resident, notifies residents of the meeting about the asphalt plant. Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Kim Smith, Edgerton, didn’t know an asphalt plant might be constructed near Edgerton until …

Board recommends approval of asphalt plant

Darren Shafer and Katy Hoffman, members of the Southwest Johnson County  Consolidated Zoning Board, talk to county planner Paul Greeley during a meeting on May 28. Photo courtesy of Debbie Hickman

Darren Shafer and Katy Hoffman, members of the Southwest Johnson County Consolidated Zoning Board, talk to county planner Paul Greeley during a meeting on May 28. Photo courtesy of Debbie Hickman

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Members of the Southwest Johnson County …

Sheriff threatens to go to court for more funds

Frank Denning

Frank Denning

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Johnson County Sheriff Frank Denning warned the Johnson County Board of Commissioners that he may seek a court order for additional funding for the sheriff’s department.
Denning sent a letter dated May 21 to county …

Blazers lose Regional baseball opener

A 7-6 loss to Olathe South, May 21 brought the season to a close for Coach Corey Schrack and the Gardner Edgerton High School varsity baseball team.
The Blazers pushed south to the brink before bowing by one run in …