Memorial Day weekend tends to mean barbeques, boating, camping and other outdoor activities. And in our area, outdoor activity this time of year also means the presence of pesky mosuitoes. Because the mosquitoes that carry Zika virus can be found... more
The Board of County Commissioners has approved a question for the November general election ballot asking voters to authorize a 1/4 cent public safety sales tax to fund construction of a new county courthouse and a coroner facility.
The coming Memorial Day holiday signals the end of the school year, opening of community pools and summer hours at Johnson County Park & Recreation District facilities. Here are the summer hours for two beaches and two marinas operated by... more
Want to learn more about older adult driver safety and transportation options in our community? On Wednesday, June 8 Johnson County Human Services, in partnership with JFS of Greater Kansas City (Jewish Family Services), Americans for Older... more
Bring the whole gang to beautiful Antioch Park to enjoy a day of family fun! Activities include a petting zoo, delicious food and unique craft vendors, music, giant inflatables and more. Calling all crafters of hand-made goods! If you are... more
Though the end of May, the cost for entering the ninth annual Miles for Meals 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, June 18, is only $20 to support Johnson County’s annual Feed the Need campaign that benefits local food pantries.
What better way to enjoy this month’s Second Saturday by spending some time at your local Johnson County Library? The May 14 hands-on activities focus on Let’s Go Royals inspired by the illustrations “The Night the World... more