It's income tax time! Johnson County K-State Research and Extension is again partnering with El Centro and NextStepKC to host the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site at the Sunset Drive Office Building, 11811 S. Sunset Drive., Olathe.... more
In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s death, the museum is hosting an interactive multi-media exhibit highlighting Johnson County’s African American neighborhoods, institutions and individuals. The exhibit is... more
Join Johnson County Park & Recreation District 9:30 to noon Wednesday for 50-plus Valentine’s Day Breakfast and Bingo. The Valentine's-themed bingo event will be held at Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Drive in Roeland Park.... more
National Heart Month exists to bring awareness to cardiovascular disease and steps people can take to prevent heart disease. Currently, about 2,300 Americans dies of heart disease each day, an average of one death for every 38 seconds.
Early concepts for the new Johnson County courthouse will be shared with the public next week during two public engagement sessions where residents will have a chance to ask questions and provide feedback on the project. The meetings are open to... more
Our county’s department of Health and Environment won a 2017 Food Recovery Challenge Regional Award by the U.S., Environmental Protection Agency for its local food composting programs, including a partnership program with Shawnee Mission schools... more
Do you like to watch tornados rather than take shelter? Then you may want to attend Johnson County Emergency Management's 2018 National Weather Service/Johnson County Storm Spotter Training on Monday, Jan. 29.