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First-to-market companies open in Overland Park

Jun 26, 2015 in Community

Three unique first-to-market retail and entertainment venues - Topgolf, SCHEELS and The Container Store - are opening in Overland Park this weekend. Read more



Rasmussen College to open Overland Park campus

Sep 13, 2012 in Community

Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited post-secondary institution of higher education, announced plans to open a new campus in Overland Park. Read more



2013 US Youth Soccer National Championships coming to OP

May 9, 2012 in Community

The US Youth Soccer National Championships is coming to the Overland Park Soccer Complex July 24-28, 2013.

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JCCC to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new hospitality/culinary academy

Apr 24, 2012 in Community

Johnson County Community College will conduct a groundbreaking ceremony for its new Hospitality & Culinary Academy on May 22. Read more



Citwide survey reveals impressive results

Mar 19, 2012 in Community

The City of Overland Park's most recent citywide survey revealed that 98% of respondents are very satisfied or satisfied with the city as a place to live. Read more



Johnson County acquires building for future museum site

Nov 18, 2011 in Community

 The Johnson County Board of Commissioners recently approved a real estate purchase of the former site of King Louie West and Ice Chateau, 8788 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, for future use by the Museum Department. Read more



USSSA World Series returns to Overland Park

Jul 12, 2011 in Community

Overland Park is one of three local hosts welcoming 100 amateur teams for the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) 12A and 14B World Series, July 18-22. Read more



Next phase of improvements for U.S. 69 beginning

Jul 12, 2011 in Community

Construction on the next phase to improve U.S. 69 highway is set to begin on Monday, July 18. Read more



Overland Park Regional Medical Center announces $121 million expansion

Apr 29, 2011 in Community

Overland Park Regional Medical Center will be the first hospital in Johnson County to offer all private rooms with the completion of a $121 million expansion and extensive renovation project. Read more



Johnson County Ranked #3 by Forbes.com

Jan 1, 2008 in Community

Forbes.com has ranked Johnson County, Kansas, as #3 on its "America's Best Places to Raise a Family" list. Read more

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