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GOP gets out vote across county In primary election nearly twice as many Republicans voted as did Democrats By Angie Anaya Borgedalen If the voting trends exhibited in the primary election continue, Democrats could find themselves in trouble again this fall. All Democrats seeking re-election to Clay County offices and facing a Republican opponent in the November 2010 election were handed their walking papers by voters. Is a similar scenario in the works? While they were unable to break down the division between those requesting Republican and Democrat ballots, Clay County Election Board officials said it was easy to tell at a glance that more Republicans than Democrats voted Aug. 7 in all the races. “It looks like it was about 2-to-1 in some races,” said Patty Evans, Democrat director of elections. For example, at the top of the ticket, incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill received 8,757 votes in Clay County, but 16,761 voters

voted for Republican senatorial candidates in official totals. McCaskill will now face Congressman Todd Akin in the November election. McCaskill is among the senators considered vulnerable and targeted for defeat. Although turnout was light, helping to bring out more conservative voters may have been the “right to pray in public places” constit utional amendment, which found overwhelming favor with local voters, 21,126 to 5,876 and won by large marg ins statewide. That issue is expected to be challenged in court. Evans said a total of 27,629 people voted out of 152,122 registered voters, an 18 percent turnout. She said voter registration for the November election was brisk. The deadline for registering is Wednesday, Oct. 10. “We’re getting a lot of people registered,” Evans said. “In the presidential election four years ago, we had a 72 percent turnout.” Although neither had an opponent PRIMARY/Page A3

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Gladstone residents will now be able to view an upgraded broadcast on the Time Warner Government Access Channel 2. During an open study session held prior to the Gladstone City Council meeting Aug. 13, Public Information Coordinator Richard King gave a presentation about the city’s upgraded broadcast system. He said the city had the same equipment for more than 20 years — until

now. After visiting nearby cities, King and city staff bought the equipment and software needed to upgrade the broadcast system. “We budgeted $15,000 for the upgrade,” King said. “We’re well under that.” King said city staff is creating a more attractive format that will allow for the display of changing news and events, slides with photos and text, videos and emergency alerts. A scrolling bar will normally contain important phone numbers for viewers; how-

C I TY C OU N C I L A C T IO N S The Gladstone City Council approved the following resolutions during its Aug. 13 meeting: ■ RESOLUTION R-12-84: authorizing acceptance of work under contract with A.T. Switzer Painting Company for the Painting Outdoor Swimming Pool Project and authorizing final payment in the amount of $8,107.30. (The total revised contract amount was $81,073.) ■ RESOLUTION R-12-85:

accepting a temporary construction easement in conjunction with the Northeast 63rd Street Storm Improvements Project. ■ RESOLUTION R-12-86: accepting temporary construction easements in conjunction with the Northeast 73rd Terrace Bank Stabilization Project. ■ RESOLUTION R-12-87: ratifying and approving the sale of real property located at 7001 N. Cherry St.

ever, the information can be changed remotely in case of an emergency. “No longer will we have to be at city hall to make changes to the channel,” King wrote in a recent memo to City Manager Kirk Davis. King also spoke about new cameras and a mixer board, which are used for live streaming of city council meetings and open study sessions. He said the city has a large viewership. “(Live streaming) is just about as transparent government as you can get,” King said. The mixer board will be located at King’s desk where he can make adjustments for speakers with softer or louder voices and help maintain sound quality. The new cameras will allow the view on the city’s website to change position. The focus can be switched to whoever is speaking at the city council table, the podium or the staff table. In other business during the regular city council meeting, Davis said classes began Aug. 21 in the North Kansas City School District and reminded everyone to be careful about kids. Correspondent Kathy Crawford can be reached at 454-9660.


A2 Gladstone Dispatch

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012

Community Calendar TODAY, AUG. 23 BIBLE CAFE: Bible Café is held from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at First Christian Church, 2018 Gentry St. in North Kansas City. Enter at the doors by the mailbox. Pastor Carla Hillyer leads discussion on the Gospel of John; bring your Bible if you have one. Participants also are encouraged to bring their own snacks. Free coffee, hot chocolate or lemonade is available, depending on the weather. Child care is available. For more information, call 842-2341. CHOIR: The Northland Sweet Adelines meet at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Antioch Community Church, 4805 NE Antioch Road, Kansas City North. For more information, contact Peg Simmons at 452-4302 or by email at jpsimford@att.net, or visit www.northlandchorus.org. RECOVERY: The Recovery Works Dual Recovery Treatment Group meets at Tri-County Mental Health Services from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursdays. Persons seeking help with mental health issues and substance use problems will find a positive environment. The meetings are at the Lebedun Center, 5844 NE Russell Road in Kansas City. For more information, contact Tri-County Mental Health Services at 4680400 or visit www.tri-countymhs.org. WEIGHT LOSS SUPPORT: TOPS Chapter 1072 meets at 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Kansas City North Community Center at 3930 N. Antioch Road. The group’s mission is to support members as they Take Off Pounds Sensibly. For more information, call Virginia Alban at 453-2370. PARKINSON’S EXERCISE: Parkinson’s seated exercise begins at 1 p.m. each Thursday at St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church, 4301 NE Vivion Road in Kansas City North.

The Parkinson FoundationHeartland program is free. BETA SIGMA PHI: The Kappa Lambda Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 7 p.m. This Career Chapter holds a meeting monthly and plans various social activities an d service projects all year long. Membership in Beta Sigma Phi International is open to women of all ages. Call Shannon at 582-7676 for details. SENIOR WORKSHOP: The Aging and Mental Health Coalition of Kansas City North sponsored by Tri-County Mental Health Services will discuss “Working with Older Adults Who Have Experienced Sexual Assault” at 2:30 p.m. in the second-floor conference room of the Northland Human Services Building, 3100 NE 83rd St., Kansas City North. Call 877-0481 for more information. FORUM: An Edward Jones Business Owners forum will be offered from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. at First Watch, 409 Armour Road in North Kansas City. KOSMOS: Kosmos Singles, a social group for adults 50 and older, will have its weekly mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. at Smoke House B-B-Q, 6304 N. Oak Trafficway in Gladstone, in the private room at the back. A dollar donation is requested. For more information on other activities, visit www.kosmossingles. com.

FRIDAY, AUG. 24 FOOTBALL GAME: For the first time, the Oak Park Northmen will play Friday night football without leaving home. They will meet up with the Grandview Bulldogs for their first game of the season at 7 p.m. at the high school. FRIDAY IN THE PARK: The Al Rupf Trio will bring Old Time Favorites to Friday

in the Park from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at North Kansas City’s Festival Pavilion in Macken Park. All concerts are free and open to the public, and every event features a drawing for prizes donated by local businesses. For more information, visit www.nkc.org or contact city hall at 2746000.

SATURDAY, AUG. 25 RUNNING FAIR: The Running Well Store, the Northland’s own running specialty shop, will have a free running fair from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event celebrates the Proclamation from Mayor Sylvester James declaring the day “The Running Well Store Day.” The store, located at 6106 N.W. Barry Road in Kansas City north, will feature free walking and running clinics, prize giveaways, refreshments, games and discounted items. Top athletes and trainers from the Kansas City Metro area will also be on hand. For more information on the Northland Running Fair, visit The Running Well Store’s website at www.TheRunningWellStore. com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 26 FESTIVAL: A Family Harvest Festival is planned from 1 to 4 p.m. at First Christian Church, 2018 Gentry in North Kansas City. There will be games and food. For more information, call 842-2341.

MONDAY, AUG. 27 CITY GOVERNMENT: The City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Gladstone City Hall.

TUESDAY, AUG. 28 PARKINSON’S SUPPORT: A Parkinson’s support group meets at 1 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church, 4301 NE Vivion Road in Kansas City North. For more informa-

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DDRB: The Developmental Disabilities Resource Board of Clay County will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the DDRB building, 920 S. Kent St. in Liberty. For further information, contact the DDRB at 792-5255. BREAK TIME CLUB: Break Time Club, an opportunity for older adults who need some extra assistance to have a fun, well-supervised day out, is planned for 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Shepherd’s Center of the Northland, 4805 NE Antioch Road. Caregivers are welcome to stay or have a day out too. Lunch is provided. There is no cost; however donations are appreciated. Call 4524536 to register. PERISHABLE FOOD: Maple Park Gardens Neighborhood Association and the Life Spring Christian Church will sponsor a mobile Harvesters perishable food drop-off event at 5 p.m. at Life Spring Christian Church, 6101 N. Topping in Kansas City North. Free fresh fruits, vegetables and dairy products will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring your own bags and or boxes. The event will continue on the fourth Friday of each month.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29 FARMERS MARKET: The Gladstone Farmers market is held from 2 to 6 p.m. one block east of North Oak Trafficway on Northeast 70th Street each Wednesday through the summer. TOPS: Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets 9 to 10 a.m. weekly at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 6409 N.W. 72nd St. in Kansas City North. The non-profit weight loss group offers education and weight loss support. Visit for free. Class is led by a home economist and will continue every Wednesday.

THURSDAY, AUG. 30 TALK SERIES: Ernest Hemmingway and The Kansas City Star will be the topic of a series of talks hosted by Belvoir Winery focusing on Kansas City institutions and history. Talks will begin with a wine tasting at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. The cost is $5 for adults at the door. The winery is at 1325 Odd Fellows Road in Liberty. For more information, call 200-1811. KOSMOS: Kosmos Singles, a social group for adults 50 and older, will have its weekly mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. at Side Pockets, 600 NE Englewood Road in Kansas City. Meet on the north side of main floor. A dollar donation is requested. For more information on other activities, visit www.kosmossingles. com.

FRIDAY, AUG. 31 FRIDAY IN THE PARK: Festhaus Musikanten will bring the music of Germany to Friday in the Park at North Kansas City’s Festival Pavilion in Macken Park from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. All concerts are free and open to the public, and every event features a drawing for prizes donated by local businesses. For more information, visit www.nkc.org or contact city hall at 274-6000.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5 FAMILY GROUP: The Kansas City Family Group, sponsored by Tri-County Mental Health Services, will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the day program area of Tri-County Mental Health Services offices of the Northland Human Services Center, 3100 NE 83rd St., Kansas City North. For further information, call 468-0400.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 8 COUNTRY FAIR: The Big Shoal Country Fair is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Atkins-Johnson Farm. The entrance to the farm is off Antioch Road across from White Chapel Funeral Home, 6600 N. Antioch Road in Gladstone. BRUSH DISPOSAL: The city of Gladstone Brush Disposal Facility is open from 8 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of every month. The facility accepts all brush and yard waste from residents but is not open to lawn and tree businesses. Information on rates can be found at http://www.gladstone. mo.us/PublicWorks/regional_brush.pdf. For more information, contact Public Works at 436-5442.

MONDAY, SEPT. 10 CITY GOVERNMENT: The City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Gladstone City Hall.

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Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012

PRIMARY: Democrats expect better turnout for general election Continued from Page 1 in the primary, the two candidates for District 17 state Senate, Democrat Sandra Reeves and Republican Ryan Silvey, also showed a higher turnout for the GOP. Reeves, a former county collector and former state representative, received 7,145 votes to 10,858 votes for Silvey. In the Clay County sheriff’s race, Democrats racked up 9,107 votes among the three candidates running, and lone Republican Paul Vescovo received 14,522 votes. Vescovo, a former sheriff, and incumbent Sheriff Bob Boydston will face off in November. D e mo c rat County Auditor Sheila Ernzen — who has had quite a roller coaster ride in the office, being appointed twice but losing her election bid in 2010 — received 8,235 votes to 13,847 for the GOP candidates. Ernzen will face challenger Michael Till in November. Ernzen was among Democrats ousted from county offices two years in a GOP sweep. After Republican William Norris, who defeated Ernzen, was found to be a convicted felon and resigned, Ernzen was appointed to fill his unexpired term. Democrat county Treasurer Carol McCaslin received 8,484 votes compared to 14,416 for the two Republican candidates. McCaslin now faces Ted Graves in the general election. Eastern Commissioner Republican can-

didate Luann Ridgeway received 7,824 votes compared to 3,176 for Democrat Sherry Duffett. Neither had a primary opponent. Sandy Skaggs, Clay County Democrat campaign coordinator, said despite the primary numbers and what happened two years ago, the party is cautiously optimistic that they will get good candidates elected. “I think what happened two years ago in a mid-term election was a fluke, an anomaly. Voters were very angry,” Skaggs said. “It can get discouraging at times, but we’re keeping our nose to the grindstone and focused on getting our voters out,” Skaggs said. “We’ll see what happens, but we’re hoping everything goes well for us.” Skaggs said in the U.S. Senate race, particularly, she believes McCaskill will prevail despite the GOP’s efforts to unseat her. “She’s such a good campaigner. Claire is not just going to roll over,” Skaggs said. “Voters will have a clear choice between Claire and Akin. There’s a stark contrast between them.” Incumbent Gov. Jay Nixon is not expected to be in trouble. Nixon faces David Spence in November. In the governor’s race in Clay County, 9,489 Democrats voted and 15,400 Republicans voted. Liberty Editor Angie Anaya Borgedalen can be reached at 389-6636 or angie. borgedalen@libertytribune.com.

Obituaries Bradfield, Elizabeth Mae

field, 95, passed away January 27, 2012. A Committal service celebrating her life will be Elizabeth Mae Bradfield held on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 11:00 am. Elizabeth “Mae” Brad- The service will be held

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A4 Gladstone Dispatch

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012

Chef with Mediterranean flair to be main dish in Relish Cooking Show Tickets now on sale for Relish Cooking Show & Holiday Market to be held Nov. 8

Presented by Liberty Tribune Sponsored by Cosentino’s Price Chopper & Benton House By Amy Neal than a decade of being a congiveaways. Steven Petusevsky will be sultant for menu research, the featured chef, highlight- new product development Liberty Community Center ArtscookTheatre and natural food marketing. ing Performing Relish’s holiday Ingredients are being Withers Road, Liberty, MO 64068 He is a graduate of the Culirounded1600 up toS.bring a cookbook. ing show to the Northland A select nary Institute of America few tickeththis fall. in New York, where he was The Relish Cooking Show olders will awarded a fellowship and thatMarket will inspire you the & Holiday will be have served as an instructor. opportuniThursday,with Nov. 8, at the LibHe shares his culinary world renowned chef erty Performing Center ty to be on expertise by teaching at SteveArts Petusevsky in the Liberty Community stage with retail markets and cooking Chef Steve Center. The sponsors are Petusevsky schools across the nation, Petusevsky one of the Gladstone Dis- to sample and through “Vegetarian patch’s sister publications, the freshly cooked dishes Today,” a syndicated newsthe Liberty Tribune, and he makes them. Each paper column, and his book Come early & bring youras shopping lists for great gift Cosentino’s Price Chopper. ticketholder and decorating ideas! will be entered “The Whole Foods Market The marketplace, featur- into a raffle to determine Cookbook.” He also has been OPEN ATwith 4PMwho • SHOW will sitBEGINS on stage. AT 7PMa contributing writer for ingDOORS an array of vendors Petusevsky’s Relish biogra- other cooking- and healthfood $15 preparation and stor-Admission – General seating. age products, jewelry, house- phy describes him as “a pioLimited reserved seating available at centered publications. “I constantly feel that food wares and other items, will neer in the pairing of health $25 & $30 open at 4 p.m. An interac- and taste with his Mediter- is our common denominabyfollow phone or 389-6639 tiveOrder show will at 7 781-4941 ranean-inspired, vibrantly tor, and I love being able to with credit card or purchase p.m. with cooking demonflavored cuisine.” at talk with anyone around the Liberty Tribune offi ce, 104 Main, Liberty, MOcountry about food, ingreHisN. resume includes more strations, recipe sharing and

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dients and authentic family recipes,” he said in his online biography. “We are clearly having a love affair with what we eat, and being able to celebrate this feeling is wonderful — no matter where you go in the world.” Ticket sales for the Relish Cooking Show & Holiday Market begin Thursday, Aug. 23. General admission seating is $15 per person. A limited number of reserved seats in the first three rows are available for an additional fee. To buy tickets, call 7814941 or stop by the newspapers’ office, 104 N. Main St. in Liberty. Cooking show tickets also will be on sale at The Kearney Courier’s booth at the Jesse James Festival in Kearney on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15 and 16,

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GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH An Open and Affirming Congregation

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SUMMER SCHEDULE Holy Eucharist - Rite II ............... 9:30 am 520 S. 291 Hwy. (816) 781-6262 The Rev. Susan McCann, Rector The Ven. John McCann, Priest Associate

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THE HARMONY VINEYARD

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF LIBERTY

600 NE 46th Street Kansas City, MO 64116

Sunday Service ..............8:30am-10:00am ............................... 10:30am-12:15pm Wednesday Service ....Meal begins at 6:15pm .........................Classes start at 7:00pm

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6 1441 NE Englewood Rd. Sunday Service ....................... 10:30 am Sunday School ..........................9:15 am Rev. Seth Wheeler Childcare Available www.northminsterkc.org 453-2545


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News in Brief

Exchange students from Italy, Germany study at Oak Park Ayusa, a nonprofit promoting global learning and leadership through foreign exchange, study abroad and leadership programs for high school students, welcomes Beatrice Prandi and Laura Flagmeyer, two high school students from Italy and Germany, to the Gladstone-area community. Prandi and Flagmeyer will be living with the Bowman family and attending Oak Park High School for the 2012-2013 school years. The students are from the counties of Italy and Germany and have always wanted to travel to the United States. They like dance, volleyball, travel, and meeting new and interesting people. They will be living with the Bowmans, who are hosting an exchange student with Ayusa for the third time. Ayusa foreign exchange students are between the ages of 15 and 18 years old, come from more than 60 countries around the world, and are matched with local host families all across the U.S. Ayusa is still seeking host families for international high school students in the Northland and surrounding area for the 2012-2013

school years. Interested individuals should contact David E. Bowman or Dawn M. Bowman at 437-9259, or email danddbowman@att.net for more information.

10-week grief recovery support group offered There are more than 40 types of loss — from the death of a loved one to major financial changes — that produce the range of emotions known as grief. The Grief Recovery Method, offered by Crossroads Hospice, helps people address the pain of any loss and achieve healing. This comprehensive program starts Monday, Sept. 10. The session will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Crossroads Hospice, located at 2900 NE 60th St., Suite 150, in Gladstone. Sessions will be every Monday afternoon for 10 weeks. Developed by the Grief Recovery Institute, this dynamic and accessible experience helps participants create a plan to learn how losses affect them and move toward healing through new actions, according to a press release. It provides a safe environment for participants to find that they are able to

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discover and complete what was pocket for the expenses related to left emotionally unfinished after a the exhumation. loss. A trained and certified modHe said if all goes well in court, erator leads each session. they hope to start in late October. There is no charge for materials. To register for The Grief RecovIt’s so refreshing to have ery Method, contact Dorthe Lowanother person stand up for rie at 389-5454. what they believe in: Free Speech! I agree with what Andrew Palmer said in his essay about Free Speech and Chick-fil-A in the Aug. 16 This fall, historic Mt. Gilead edition of the Gladstone DisSchool is introducing a new pro- patch. I wasn’t able to supgram designed for students in first port Chick-fil-A in person but through eighth grades called Mt. I did so in spirit on Aug 1. I Gilead Mondays. am a traditional person but According to a press release, I’m not against gays. I have Judge A. Rex Gabbert will con- many local home-school parents several friends that are but I sider a petition to exhume the and teachers have expressed inter- still felt like it was wrong for body at Clell Miller’s gravesite est in the Mt. Gilead field trip pro- the liberals to cry foul when at Muddy Fork Cemetery in Clay gram, but it can be a challenge to someone has a right to speak gather the 15 minimum students out for what they believe in. I County. The hearing will be at 1:30 p.m. required. “Mt. Gilead Mondays think it’s also wrong for anyThursday, Sept. 13, in Division II provides a way for us to address one in government to try to this specific need in our local create problems for a business of Clay County Circuit Court. Clay County Prosecuting Attor- home-school community.” or person (like the mayors of Each Mt. Gilead Monday will certain cities trying to boyney Daniel White filed a motion Aug. 10 to dig up the body. The have its own theme, and each pro- cott Chick-fil-A). I am quite proud of the request came to the prosecutor’s gram will include historic interoffice from James Bailey, a long- pretation of that theme, including showing that was made across the country to suptime forensics investigator and a craft project and games. college professor, after he learned For more information or to port Chick-fil-A. People of a medical student who killed Mill- sign up, call the Jesse James Farm America, we need to stand up for what’s right and take back er might have kept the body and Museum at 736-8500. Historic Mt. Gilead church and our liberties. returned different body to Misschool are located on Plattsburg souri in 1876. Bailey said he and Doug Scott, Road just west of Kearney in Clay Jeana Tetzlaff Gladstone an archeologist, would pay out of County.

Date set for hearing on James Gang member’s exhumation

Mt. Gilead Mondays cater to home-school crowd

Service Notes

School Notes Leaders of the Kansas City Chapter of the Mizzou Alumni Association presented 25 local, incoming freshmen with scholarships to the University of Missouri. The scholarships, totaling $36,000, were presented on July 18, 2012, at the Chapter’s annual picnic at Loose Park. Recipients include Caleb Eissler and Michael Halford of Oak Park High

School and Andrew Gladstone graduated from Schumacher of St. Pius X Drake University at the conHigh School. clusion of the 2012 spring semester with a Bachelor of Collin Yearry of Glad- Science in Health Science: stone was one of more than Health Services Manage150 graduates to receive a ment. diploma at the Harding Students from the Oak University commencement exercises July 28. Yearry Park High School Band received a Bachelor of Arts recently became stars of their own Disney show as in psychology. part of the Disney PerformAmanda Marotta of ing Arts Program. They

traveled to Magic Kingdom Army National Guard and Epcot at Walt Disney Pvt. Andrew Danielsen World Resort and per- has graduated from basic combat training at Fort formed June 9. Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Liz Tarr of GladDuring the nine weeks of stone, a 2009 graduate of training, the soldier studWinnetonka High School, ied the Army mission, hisreceived a bachelor’s degree tory, tradition and core valin geographic information ues, and physical fitness. sciences from Northwest He also received instrucMissouri State University tion and practice in basic on Aug. 2. She is the daugh- combat skills, military ter of Lu and Greg Tarr. weapons, chemical warfare

and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises. Danielsen is the son of Heather Caren-Small of Belton. He is a 2010 graduate of Oak Park High School.

On the Record AUG. 9 ■ NE SHADY LANE DR AND N FLORA AV/ASSAULT ■ 7207 N M1 HWY/ STEALING ■ BLOCK OF NW 63RD ST/ ASSAULT ■ 7000 BLOCK OF N OLIVE ST/DISORDERLY CONDUCT ■ 6800 BLOCK OF N OLIVE ST/AUTO THEFT STOLEN ■ 2500 BLOCK OF NE 61ST ST/BURGLARY ATTEMPTED

AUG. 10 ■ 7000 BLOCK OF N PARK AV/RAPE ■ 3900 BLOCK OF NE 58TH TER/STEALING ■ 6200 BLOCK OF N GARFIELD AV/STEALING

■ 7010 N HOLMES ST/ MISSING PERSON ■ 7207 N M1 HWY/ STEALING ■ 7500 BLOCK OF N LYDIA AV/IDENTITY THEFT ■ 1700 BLOCK OF NE 69TH ST/ASSAULT ■ 3200 BLOCK OF NE 70TH PL/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

AUG. 11 ■ 5900 BLOCK OF N EUCLID AV/DISORDERLY CONDUCT ■ 7207 N M1 HWY/ STEALING ■ 6300 BLOCK OF N BROADWAY/DISORDERLY CONDUCT ■ 6400 BLOCK OF N PROSPECT AV/STEALING ■ 6000 BLOCK OF N

WYANDOTTE ST/ STEALING ■ 3900 BLOCK OF NE 57TH TER/DISORDERLY CONDUCT

AUG. 12 ■ 6200 BLOCK OF N BROADWAY/DISORDERLY CONDUCT ■ 200 BLOCK OF NW 65TH ST/INDECENT EXPOSURE ■ 6900 BLOCK OF N PARK AV/HOMICIDE ■ BLOCK OF NE 58TH ST/ NARCOTICS POSSESSION ■ 3900 BLOCK OF NE 61ST TER/STEALING ■ 7207 N M1 HWY/ STEALING ■ BLOCK OF NE 58TH ST/ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD ■ NW 72ND ST AND

N WYANDOTTE ST/ ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD

AUG. 13 ■ 1900 BLOCK OF NE 72ND ST/NARCOTICS PARAPHERNALIA ■ BLOCK OF NW 63RD ST/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY ■ 3400 BLOCK OF NE 72ND TER/STEALING ■ 6100 BLOCK OF N MONROE AV/ DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY ■ BLOCK OF NE 61ST TER/ TRESPASSING ■ 3900 BLOCK OF NE 63RD ST/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY ■ 7207 N M1 HWY/ STEALING

■ 7010 N HOLMES ST/ STEALING ■ 7010 N HOLMES ST/ STEALING ■ 6800 BLOCK OF N NORTON AVE/STEALING ■ 6900 BLOCKOF N HOLMES ST/STEALING ■ BLOCK OF NE 59TH TER/ ROBBERY

AUG. 14 ■ NE SHADY LANE DR AND N FLORA AV/ROBBERY ■ 7200 BLOCK OF N EUCLID AV/ROBBERY ■ 6000 BLOCK OF N GARFIELD AV/STEALING ■ BLOCK OF NW 63RD ST/ DEATH INVESTIGATION DOA ■ 7207 N M1 HWY/ FORGERY ■ 6900 BLOCK OF N BALES

AV/ROBBERY ■ 7107 N OAK TFWY/FRAUD FRAUDULENT USE OF A CREDIT DEVICE

AUG. 15 ■ 3500 BLOCK OF NE 72ND ST/NARCOTICS POSSESSION ■ 7010 N HOLMES ST/ FRAUD ID THEFT ■ NE 57TH ST AND N OAK TFWY/STEALING ■ 1500 BLOCK OF NE 70TH TER/BURGLARY ■ 6100 BLOCK OF N ANTIOCH RD/STEALING ■ 6100 BLOCK OF N ANTIOCH RD/STEALING ■ 8 NW 53RD TER/ASSAULT THIRD DV ■ 1200 BLOCK OF NE 67TH PL/DISORDERLY CONDUCT


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All contents of the following units #84 James Schroeder, #112 James Schroeder, # 5 Heather Thompspm, #170 Jerold Russell. Auction to be held at Pioneer Park Mini Storage 8800 NE 108 St • Kansas City, MO 64157 (816)407-7867 th

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CHARITY CRAFT/ VENDOR FAIR At Smithville American Legion to benefit Operation Homefront • Shopping • Raffles • Food & Fun Saturday Aug. 25 - 9a-4p

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Legal Notices

Notice is hereby given that the Planning and Zoning Commission of Liberty will hold a public hearing Tuesday, September 11, 2012 and the City Council of Liberty will hold a public hearing Monday, September 24, 2012 at 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers of Liberty City Hall, 101 E Kansas Street, to consider the following: A Special Use Permit request by Becknell Services to install a power substation, with a variance from City Code to allow a seven (7) foot fence with a one (1) foot tall row of barbed wire, approximately 75 feet to the east of an industrial building at 3251 Heartland Drive, also known as Project Victory. Questions may be directed to David Jones, Planner at 816-4394536. Published: August 23, 2012

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Bid Notices

CITY OF LIBERTY, MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS NOTICE TO BIDDERS Sealed bids will be received at the office of the City Engineer, 3rd floor of City Hall in Liberty, Missouri until 2:00 p.m. local time, Thursday, September 13, 2012 for Roadway Improvements-Heartland Meadows Industrial Park, City Project #12-006 At said time and place, and promptly thereafter, all bids that have been duly received will be publicly opened and read aloud. The work consists of the following: Approximately 900 linear feet of grading, asphalt paving, drainage, and other incidental construction for a driveway and associated right-turn turn lane improvements along the eastbound lanes of US-69. Contract Documents including drawings and specifications can be viewed/downloaded at www.ci.liberty.mo.us or are on file for public inspection at the office of the City Engineer of Liberty, Missouri and TranSystems, 2400 Pershing, Suite 400, Kansas City, Missouri. The official Bid Package (hardcopy) must be obtained from TranSystems, 2400 Pershing, Suite 400, Kansas City, Missouri for a fee of $50 excluding postage & handling. A satisfactory bid bond executed by the bidder and an acceptable surety, in an amount equal to five percent, (5%) of the total bid for work shall be submitted with each proposal. The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay satisfactory performance and payment bond or bonds. The City of Liberty, Missouri reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any formalities in the bidding. Bids may be held by the City of Liberty, Missouri for a period not to exceed ninety (90) days from the date of the opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of bidders, prior to awarding the contract. City Engineer Liberty, Missouri Brian Hess Publish: Aug. 23 & 30 and Sept. 6, 2012 CITY OF LIBERTY, MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS NOTICE TO BIDDERS Sealed bids will be received at the office of the City Engineer, 3rd floor of City Hall in Liberty, Missouri until 10:00 a.m. local time,

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Thursday, September 13, 2012 for Utility Public Improvements-Heartland Meadows Industrial Park, City Project #12-006 At said time and place, and promptly thereafter, all bids that have been duly received will be publicly opened and read aloud. The work consists of the following: Construction of approximately 2,255 linear feet of 10-inch PVC sanitary sewer, including highway bore, and related structures; construction of approximately 50 linear feet of 12-inch C900 watermain, and approximately 120 linear feet to 4foot x 4-foot reinforced box culvert and related piping and structures. Contract Documents including drawings and specifications can be viewed/downloaded at www.ci.liberty.mo.us or are on file for public inspection at the office of the City Engineer of Liberty, Missouri and AGC Engineers, Inc., 405 S Leonard, Suite D, Liberty, Missouri. The official Bid Package (hardcopy) must be obtained from AGC Engineers, Inc., 405 S Leonard, Suite D, Liberty, Missouri for a fee of $75 excluding postage & handling. A satisfactory bid bond executed by the bidder and an acceptable surety, in an amount equal to five percent, (5%) of the total bid for work shall be submitted with each proposal. The successful bidder will be required to furnish and pay satisfactory performance and payment bond or bonds. The City of Liberty, Missouri reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any formalities in the bidding. Bids may be held by the City of Liberty, Missouri for a period not to exceed ninety (90) days from the date of the opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of bidders, prior to awarding the contract. City Engineer Liberty, Missouri Brian Hess Publish: Aug. 23 & 30 and Sept. 6, 2012

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Notice of Sale

NOTICE OF LEIN SALE Claycomo Village Stor-it will sell the following units: 122A Park, 204 - Ferry, 243 - Eckert, 250 - Files, 33 - Stokes, 53B - Shimp, 61 - Vandierendonk, 72D - Mendoza. Sale to be held Sat. September 1, 2012 at 10a.m., cash only. 339 NE 69 Hwy, Claycomo, Mo. Published: August 16 & 23, 2012

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Elections

NOTICE OF ELECTION Notice is hereby given of filing at the City of Pleasant Valley for the April 2, 2013 election. Filing for open seats will begin on December 11, 2012 at the Pleasant Valley City Hall located at 6500 Royal and will continue thru January 15, 2013. Candidates may file during normal business hours, excluding holidays from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM Monday thru Friday. Open seats are: Mayor 2 Year Term Collector 2 Year Term Ward 1 Alderperson 2 Year Term Ward 2 Alderperson 2 Year Term Ward 3 Alderperson 2 Year Term Ward 4 Alderperson 2 Year Term Juretta Goode City Clerk Published: August 23, 2012

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Hearings/ Meetings

A public hearing will be held at 7:30pm August 27, 2012 at the Claycomo Community Building at 28 South Drake at which time citizens may be heard on the property tax proposed to be set by the Village of Claycomo, a political subdivision. The tax rate shall be set to produce the revenue which the budget for the fiscal year beginning April 1, 2013 is known to require from the property tax. Cindy Small Village Clerk Published: August 23, 2012

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Hearings/ Meetings

The Board of Trustees of the Village of Oakview, MO will hold the 2012 tax rate levy public hearing at 6404 N Locust, August 30, 2012, 6:30 pm. 2012 proposed tax rate: $0.8088 on each $100 assessed value for real estate and personal property. Real estate assessed values: 2011-$4,961,040.00, 2012$5,269,274.00. Personal property assessed values: 2011-$694,618.00, 2012- $861,754.00. Proposed rates: .39 for General Revenue, .1188 for Fire, .30 for Fire Temp. Published: August 23, 2012

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1 BR Apt., Pleasant Valley, $395/mo. Ted McCoy. 781-1413.

Liberty

$550 2 bdrm 1 bath Extra Clean

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Buisness For Sale

FOR SALE BY OWNER

Houses For Rent

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Financial

781-4460

Attractive 1 or 2 BR apartment available now, off street parking in Liberty. 816- 289-6948.

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3BR Ranch, very nice area in Gladstone, 734-260-2644. 7210 N Highland- 3 BR, 2.5 BA, family room, new carpet & paint, $995 + dep. Avail. imm. 816-2234474 or 816-589-1168.

Liberty 2 bdrm, 1 bath, hardwood floors, fireplace, 1 car garage, fenced back yard, small pet w/deposit. Close to downtown. $975 816-781-4460 N.Kansas City - 2 Bdrm, 1 Full Bath, 1 Car Garage, Basement, Lg. Yard. Non-Smokers, No Pets, Renters Screening Req’d. $700/mth, plus deposit & last month.Call 816-803-8747

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Claycomo- Quaint neighborhood, close to shopping, schools & hwys. Single lots $315. Water and sewer paid, yards mowed.

816-452-0866

Business Opportunity

Old Church Plaza in Kearney has rental spaces for hair salon, clothing/shoe retail and/or offices available immediately. Center includes UPS Store, Anytime Fitness, Two Restaurants, Nail Salon, Kearney Courier, etc. Spaces from approx. 950 to 3,600 sq ft currently available Call Chalise at 660-292-0213 for more information. www.oldchurchplaza.com

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Mobile Home Sites

Northgate Mobile Estates

4-Plex Gladstone 2br, appl, c/a, w/d hk-ups, clean credit req. Owner. $495. 816-587-5544 1730 sq.ft. $115,000.00 Located in Historic Downtown Kearney, MO. Good traffic area, several other businesses in same area- walk way between building- Access to strip center- central AC/heat. Ready to move in. Call for appt. 816-903-3603 or 816-309-1159 113 E. Washington Kearney MO, 64060

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Business Opportunity

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Business Opportunity

Hey, teenagers! Want to earn extra money?

• Studios • 1 Bedroom • 2 Bedrooms See office for details.

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Duplexes For Sale

3 Bdrms, 1 1/2 bath, 1 car garage, appliances, Schumacher School. Clean & ready to go. $875 816-781-4460

Cherokee Village Apartments Liberty, MO

(816) 781-6537

is looking to contract youth ages 12-15 to sell newspaper subscriptions door to door in the Liberty area. Interested individuals can call (816) 719-1224 or by email at stephaniecates@npgco.com.

OAK TREE APTS (2004 Swift Ave, NKC)

Studios with Kitchen Single Adults Only

(816) 452-0099

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Homes For Sale

FOR SALE BY OWNER

Professionally managed by Charles F. Curry Real Estate Co.

Renovated 1BR Apt Senior Community Rent Based on Income Landmark Towers Apartments 1203 W College St Liberty, MO 64068 816-781-5410

310 Gladstone Raised Ranch 3 BR, 2.5 BA, 2 car garage fireplace, deck, security system, appliances, new roof, hot water tank (2yrs old), newer carpet, fenced yard, eat-in kitchen, formal dining room, new kitchen floor, new range top microwave. $139,900. Call for appointment 816-436-0753

Real Estate Auction

Nominal Opening Bid $1,000 12795 County Road 7130 Rolla, MO 3BR, 1BA, 1,420 sf +/Sells: 11:30AM, Thu., Aug. 30 on site. williamsauction.com 800-801-8003 Williams & Williams MO Broker: Bradford P. White Re Lic 2011007233 Williams & Williams Re Lic 2011033215 Auctioneer: Clyde Kenneth Booth Auc Lic 11283- Platte Co.

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7 ACRES - $38,500. Between I-35 & Polo. Creeks and some woods. Water & electricity. Low down payment, owner financing. 816-5803980 or 816-589-0092.

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Manufactured Homes

2 BR, 1BA. Newly remodeled, NKC School District, conveniently located. No pets. $550/mo. call 452-0866.

Sell it in the Classifieds! Call 816.389.6618 304

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Duplexes

3 Bdrms, 1 1/2 bath, 1 car garage, appliances, Schumacher School. 838 Walker Court. Clean & ready to go. $850 816-781-4460 3BR, 2.5 bath, attached garage., newly decorated. $900/mo. No pets. Liberty. 816-781-3589.

4-plex, 2BR, C/A, appl., water pd., newly remodled,

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Help Wanted

N E E D E D I M M E D I AT E LY Local bed and breakfast has immediate part-time position for housekeeping and other duties. Seeking dependable, clean-cut, physically fit non-smoker. Offering flexbile hours-- must be available to work Sundays. Must be a “people person” with a cheerful, can-do attitude.

A c c e p t i n g a p p l i c a t i o n s i n p e rs o n o n We d n e s d ay, Au g u s t 2 9 , f ro m n o o n t o 3 p m No phone calls, please. Inn on Crescent Lake, 1261 St. Louis Ave., Excelsior Springs, MO www.crescentlake.com

$500/mo., $150 dep. 436-7871

Want to change change your your career career ? Want to earn $30,000 or more more a year? year?

3 BR, 1.5 BA Duplex in Liberty, all appliances included except fridge, 1 car garage. W/D hookups.

$799 per mo + deposit. Call June 816-436-0101 Professionally Managed by Charles F. Curry Real Estate Company

Gladstone: 2 story, 1-2 BR, house sized, spacious garage, close shopping, senior discount, no pets. $575. Call 453-7870.

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Garages For Rent

Approx. 900 sqft., over-sized bay, office w/bath, plenty of parking, $800/mo. Avail. 10/1 816-679-8636

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Houses For Rent

3 BR, 2 BA, 2 Car Garage w/open. New Remod, w/d hook-ups, $1300/mo + deposit. 816-215-3519

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Apartments Unfurnished

Nor thwest thwest Missouri State Univer sity Kansas City Center in Liber ty MO hosts a Phar macy Technician Technician Program and a Medical Billing and Coding Program. Additional programs available available online.

Classes Start Sept. 17! Enroll by Sept. 10!

For more information call (816)736-6600 or visit www.nwmissouri.edu/kc/cci

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is seeking: Seasonal Highway Maintenance Workers: Positions are available in Clay County at both the Liberty Maintenance Facility located 410 North Church Road, Liberty, Missouri and the Kearney Maintenance Facility located 301 West 92 Highway, Kearney, Missouri. Full-time temporary positions, normally six months depending on your performance and MoDOT needs. $12.44/hr. and high-quality training. Requires a HS Diploma or GED, and passing written scores on the Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A or Class B exam with tanker endorsement and no airbrake restriction. Must have valid learner's permit prior to start date. MoDOT will assist with the driving portion of the exam. Hard-card CDL A or B is even better. Physically demanding positions; work simulation, medical testing and drug screen required (at MoDOT expense).

Apply on-line at www.modot.org/jobs

Liberty Area Apartments Small Town Charm, Big City Conveniences! ✧✧ 1 & 2 Bedrooms ✧✧ $399-$535 Close to Historic Liberty Square

Call (816) 452-0866 Professionally managed by Charles F. Curry Real Estate Company

Questions? Please contact MoDot Kansas City Area Human Resources at (816)607-2142 or (816)607-2140 Your Missouri Department of Transportation is an EEO/AA employer and we embrace a diverse workforce. The Kansas City District is a National 2010 American Public Works Association (APWA) Diversity Exemplary Practices Award Winner. All qualified applicants are welcomed. Our mission is to provide a world-class transportation experience that delights our customers and promotes a prosperous Missouri.


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Help Wanted

RN/LPN

Northland Women's Health Care a busy OB/GYN practive is looking for a new member of our front office/medical records staff. This position is full-time M-F. We are looking for a motivated, detail oriented, friendly team player. Prior medical office experience is a plus. Email resume to mmpaff@aol.com or fax to 816-741-9665

Full-time, Part-time Apply in person at

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Vocational Services, INC.

Garage Sales

is accepting applications for the following full-time position

Healthcare

DELIVERY DELIVERY DRIVER /WAREHOUSEMAN /WAREHOUSEMAN

Class E License or higher and 12 month's experience is required. Must have good driving record, and able to meet the requirements of our insurance carrier and the Department of Transportation.

To apply please fax a resume to 816-792-9501 or e-mail to hr@vsiserve.org, our you may also come to our office at 935 Kent St., Liberty, MO to fill out an application. E.E.O./AA

651

Estate Sales

Liberty- Estate Sale- Old Mustang parts and Ford tools & misc. Sat. 8a-5p. 1830 White Tail Lane.

654

Garage Sales

ClaycomoAre you a people person? Can you effectively communicate complex information with customers and serve as a consultant to their businesses? Do you provide top-notch customer service? The Liberty Tribune is looking for a sophisticated, energetic person to sell comprehensive marketing and advertising solutions to Northland businesses. This position will work with a base of existing customers, but will also rely on extensive new-business prospecting in search of long-term relationships with customers. This challenging position offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off and a base salary plus commission. EOE Send cover letter, resume and salary history to: Matt Daugherty Liberty Tribune Publisher mdaugherty@npgco.com

515

Help Wanted

All Northland Area JANITORIAL OFFICE CLEANING

2-5 evenings/wk

Individuals, Partners, Retirees ● PT, 4-hour shift ● No weekends Worlds of Fun • Gladstone • Liberty Barry Rd / I-29

(816) 472-8181 K.K. Custom Cordillera Ranch Apartments Kansas City, MO 64158 Housekeeper Position Duties include: experience in the apartment industry, cleaning vacant units and various other areas as needed. We offer a competitive salary, medical, dental, life, FSA and 401K. Email your resume and salary requirement to: cordillera@sentinelcorp.com. EOE Customer Service/Sales Position- Mid America Instruments is in search of a candidate with good communication skills, computer skills & clerical experience. Wages depending on prior experience. Send all resumes to: paulmidamerica@gmail.com Phone: 816-464-5131 Fax: 816243-0340. Exercise facility seeks female self starter looking for an opportunity. Must be active, energetic, and physically fit. Management experience helpful. Send resume to: Exercise, PO Box 140, Kearney, MO 64060. Golden Living Center Smithville is seeking a PT Dietary Service Manager. Hours will vary. Must have some experience Dietary Service including management, ordering and budgeting. Please apply at 106 Hospital Drive in Smithville, Mo.

JOB FAIR

Thurs. Aug. 23 • 4-7pm

Seasonal Jobs Retirees, Stay at Home Moms, Adults needing second income or Christmas Money. Hiring part-time year round caretaker position Apply in person at: Red Barn 17607 NE 52nd St. Liberty, MO 64068

Part-time, evenings & weekends: Detailed person or couple to assist with commercial cleaning. Also, Floor Care technician. Retirees welcome. Respond to: Cleaning, PO Box 414, Kearney, MO 64060. Picture Perfect Lawn Care Service ** Now Hiring ** Fall Laborers $9 per hour to start. Call: 532-4720

PIZZA RANCH IS NOW HIRING

Operator- CDL License required, Class B or better. DOT Medical Card. Good Pay with 401K. Mechanical background helpful. Current MVR Required. EOE 816-221-8851 Parmele Law Firm is seeking a full-time Legal Assistant for our Liberty office. The ideal candidate will have office or customer service experience, be dependable, and possess excellent computer skills. E-mail cover letter and resume to hr@danielparmelelaw.com. EOE

KC North- 9019 N. Oxford Ave., 64157. Copperleaf Subdivision. Hooker computer & tv armoires, sleigh bed, children’s clothes, household decor, & misc. Fri. 7:30a-3p. KC North- Big Sale- BridgePoint8224 N. Michigan Ct., tools, lawn, furniture, electronics, golf, toys, upscale men/women’s clothing. Thurs., Fri., & Sat. KC North-

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KC North- Huge moving sale, jukebox, bbq grill, garage & tool items, tv cabinet, many, many more. Must see. 507 NE 113th St. Thurs. & Fri. 7:30a-? KC- North- Retired mechanic tools for sale, large Snap-On top & bottom tool box, also Mac Tools, aluminum 3 dog box for pickup & other misc. garage sale items. Thurs & Fri. 1p-6p, Sat. 7a-2. 601 NE 83rd St. KCMO. 816-436-1402.

Liberty- 1210 Owen Dr., Fri. & Sat., oak curved glass & corner curio & cab., 2 new love seats, wing-back arm chair, 2 glider rockers, lamps, oak dining table w/leaf & 4 chairs, computer desk, office chair, pictures, mirrors, sewing chair, antique gate leg table, misc. electical & plumbing supplies, tools, dishes, jr clothing, misc. household

Director of Nursing

Registered Nurse with Long Term Care Experience needed. must be a self-starter that can supervise and manage employees. Please contact Debbie at dmenzenberg@romahc.com

MDS Coordinator

Registered Nurce or Licensed Practical Nurse with experience in Long Term Care doing Care Plans and MDS 3.0. Please contact Debbie at dmenzenberg@romahc.com

FOR YOUR GOOD CLEAN USED CAR, TRUCK OR VAN. CALL RICK: 816-781-1026 or 816-223-4655

Liberty- 3- family, everything goes. 813 S. Main. 8/24 & 8/25. 7a-? Antique piano, a must see. Lots of lawn & garden items including table & chairs, knick-knack paradise, vintage items, curio & file cabinets, lamps, dishes, & much more. All items are in good condition.

Call An Expert

David’s Hauling & Cleanup Serving the Northland Trash, Brush, Appliances, Construction, Basement, House, Rental, Cleanouts, Garage cleaning. Insured. Free estimates.

Fast dependable service since1987

816-868-0427

GENERAL HAULING House cleanouts, heavy appliances, yard cleanup. Haul and dispose. Fully insured, In business 24 yrs. 816-454-0289 www.steveshauling.com

Home/Business Cleaning

1540

#1JANE A’s Professional Housecleaning, LLC Complete Service, Reasonable Rates, Serving Liberty &The Northland. Supplies Furnished. Insured • Licensed• Bonded 816-868-5024

1600

Painting

Interior/Exterior, Paperhanging Residential/Comm. Quality Work, Reasonable Rates. 24 Years Experience

816-734-5580

1437

Roofing/ Guttering

1635

1400

Liberty- 707 Northpoint Ave. Sat. 8/25 only. 8a-4p. Lots of baby clothes, strollers, car seats, other misc. Nice clothing for JRs, men & women.

BETTER ROOFING & CONTRACTING Full Tear-offs, Re-roofs, Gutters. Free Estimates. MC/Visa. Lic. & Ins.

Childcare

Preschool made easy.

816-452-2527

Liberty- Sat. Only! 891 Reese, off Glen Hendren Dr., desk, misc. LibertyTOYS- VINTAGE- CHRISTMAS Fri. 8/24 • 3p-8p 1169 Hunting Dr., north of Community Center

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Sunday, August, 25 • 11:00 A.M. Earnest Shepherd Center 610 E. Shepherd Rd., Liberty, MO

From K.C., take i-35N to 69Hwy (Exit 20). Turn S. on 33 Hwy to Shepherd Rd. E. to auction.

Over 70 Morgan Dollars; Many High Grade Uncirculated Morgans; GSA Unc. CCs; Sev. Silver Dollar; Trade Dollars; Roll 20 BU 1884-O Morgan Dollars; Roll 20 BU 1922 Peace Dollars; Roll BU 1958-D Franklins; Roll BU 1969-D Kennedy Halves; Book BU Franklin Half Dollars; Book Indian Head Cents; 1908-S Indian Head Cent; 1909-S Indian Head Cent; Book Wheat Cents; Sev. Proof Silver Am Eagles; West Point Proof Am Eagles; 2007 Jamestown Gold $5; Rare 1921 Missouri Unc. Comm. Half; Silver Proof Sets; Proof & Mint Sets.

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www.libertytribune.com



REAL ESTATE AUCTION T hursda y, Spet., 13 • 11:00 A.M.

2008 NE 39th St., KC. MO 64116 Nice 2 Bdrm 1.5 Bath Home, Full Basement, 2 Car Detatched, Garage With Workshop Area, On Large Fenced Lot.

See Website Website for photos!

STEVE RITTER AUCTION EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, MO. (816) 630-1252 • Steve & Steven Ritter w w w. r i t t e r a u c t i o n . c o m

MID COUNTRY EQUIPMENT CONSIGNMENT AUCTION

Online & Live Bidding

Don’t Miss This Nice Offering Preview: 9AM Biscuits and Gravy until 11 AM

Saturday, August 25, 2012 - 9:00 a.m. Lathrop Antique Show Grounds

2488 S.E. Hwy 33, Lathrop, MO (30 miles North of Kansas City, MO)

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STEVE RITTER AUCTION EX. SPGS, MO. • (816) 630-1252 Steve & Steven Ritter w w w. r i t t e r a u c t i o n . c o m

CALL 816.389.6618 TO PLACE YOUR AD TODAY

cleaning, odd jobs, hauling.



Over 325 lots of coins and currency, type coins, many higher grade coins, some key & semi keys, some gold, Morgan & Peace dollars, commemoratives, tokens and a small lot of foreign coins and currency. For terms, complete auction listing & photos call or check website. Online bidding will be available through Proxibid.com.

See Website for photos!

$55.00

Lawncare, gar. & bas.

• 11AM

Sunday, August 26 • 11:00 A.M. Earnest Shepherd Center 610 E. Shepherd Rd., Liberty, MO I-35N to 69 Hwy (Exit 20). South on 33 Hwy (Lightburne Rd) to Shepherd Rd. Heavy 18K & Pearl Necklace; 14K Ladies Nat Ruby Ring; 14K Dia. Dinner Ring; 14K Ladies Pocket Watch; Sterling Flatware Pcs; Lots Costume Jewelry; Oak Lions Head Buffet; Oak Crvd Gls China Cabs; Oak Curio Cab; Oak Dresser; Oak Chest; Oak Washstand; Prim Pine Cupboard; Birds Eye Maple Vanity; Mah Breakfront w/ Convex Gls; Mah. Din Tbl & Chrs; Mah. Sideboard; Antique Lamps; China Set; CI Door Stops; Old Cameras; Lots Collectibles; Over 300 pcs Fabulous Fenton Art Glass; Fenton Favrine; Dave Fetty's Feathers Vase; Vintage Robert Barber Hanging Hearts Pcs; Fenton Bubble Optic; Spanish Lace; Daisy & Fern; Dot Optic Water Set; Rosalene; Burmese; Blue Burmese; Lotus Mist Burmese; Hobnail; Cranberry; Topaz; Blue; Plum Epergne; Plum Basket; Fairy Lamps; JIP Vases; Water Pitchers; Ginger Jars; Amphora Vase; Vases; Bowls; Rose Overlay Dresser Set; 70's Fenton Satin Glass; Lime; Rose; Blue; Silver Crest; Violets; Fenton Carni! val Glass; Many Key Signature Pieces; Great Collection!

• 10 lines NO REALTORS, • 4 weeks PLEASE! • Free photo • Free border

FAMILY MAN NEEDS WORK

North Country Community Center Lawson, MO

ANTIQUES & FENTON FENTON FANTASTIC ANTASTIC AUCTION

Homes for Sale

Handyman Services

1527

Cemeteries

COIN AUCTION AUCTION

FOR SALE BY OWNER

There are no redos. Should I or shouldn’t I? Attached with fun. 16 yrs. exp. 2 openings ages 2-5. 816-436-9514

2 lots in White Chapel- Garden of Christus near Antioch Rd. $4800. 816-453-7859.

SUNDAY, August 26

BUSY NORTHLAND PODIATR Y PODIATRY OFFICE NEEDS

1003 Meadowlark Lane Excelsior Springs, MO 64024 EOE

Wanted Automotive

Haul/Trash Removal

1530

S & F PAINTING

COIN AUCTION

Healthcare

Excelsior Springs Nursing & Rehab

1300

CASH !!!!



550

CNA’s

Transportation

816.454.9660 816.781.4941

Healthcare

Evening & Night Shifts Apply in person at

WANTED: electric typewriter. 816-781-4656.

1390

4-1/2 mi. N. of Excelsior Springs, MO. on 69

Fax Resume to: 816-453-5874

Wanted To Buy/Trade

Diabetic test strips wanted- up to $10 for extra, unused boxes. 816510-2301.

Auctions

Owner Operators: Business has expanded. Great Rates and Fuel surcharge. Local MO, KS and CO home daily! Lease purchase and sign on bonus. Jim: 888-3351615 x1.

Part-time Medical Assistant Front Office Must be willing to cross train, a selfstarter, starter, and a team player. player. Will Will train, Experience helpful.

Boardroom table- solid wood, 12’ x 54”, 10 chairs. $1800.00. Call 816839-2039.

700 Don’t miss this great sale! You will find antiques galore, furniture, holiday decorations, books and much more. 5824 N Spruce Ave. in Brookhill Estates Fri. & Sat. 9a-5p

Office Supplies/ Equipment

774

795

Drivers: Home weekends See Website for photos! Assigned newer Trucks /w APU’s STEVE RITTER AUCTION Excellent Benefits /Bonuses. CDLEXCELSIOR SPRINGS, MO. A. 1 yr. Exp. Refreshers welcome. (816) 630-1252 • Steve & Steven Ritter Call Connie or Marnie 866-374w w w. r i t t e r a u c t i o n . c o m 8487. 

562

New & used Pianos on sale at Meyer Music Call: Bette (816)228-5656 or Mike (913)491-6636

Merchandise

ALL POSITIONS

1st Kansas City Location ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS 08/17 THRU 09/23 MON-SUN 10AM TO 4PM At Comfort Suites Hotel Liberty, MO

Bring completed application from www.carolynscountrycousins.com

Now hiring PART-TIME HOUSEKEEPER Golden Living Center, 106 Hospital Dr., Smithville, MO. Please apply in person Mon. - Fri. between 9:00am-3:00pm. Ask for Jesse. NO CALLS ACCEPTED.

Gladstone- Kids clothes for sale. Rhea Lanas Children’s Consignment Sale. Wed.-Sun. Prospect Plaza, 6465 Prospect Ave. Contact Erin 816-522-5511.



500

Help Wanted

Gladstone- 1603 NE 61st Ter. 8/23 & 8/24. 8a. Misc. sale, camping stuff, household goods.



Employment

515

VILLAGE OF CLAYCOMO VILLAGE WIDE GARAGE SALE SATURDAY, Sept. 1, 2012 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Look for garage sale signs! Rain or Shine

Musical Instruments

772

Garage Sales

650

$11.75 - $12.15 ph

Salaries are based on Education or experience. Benefits offered Include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Sick and Vacation pay.

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Help Wanted



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B9 L I B E RAugust T Y T R I B23, U N E 2012 Thursday,

Tractors: 1956 Farmall 300 3pt Hitch 540 Pto New Pistons, Rings, Sleeves and Valves 12 V System, New Paint; John Deere 955 tractor; Farm Equipment: Ford 501 Sickle Bar Mostly Restored and Rebuilt; Ford 501 Sickle Bar Mower; New 3pt Hitch Hay Baler Unroller; 1989 Conveyair 4005 Grain Vac Airlock System; Hesston 1007 9' Disc Mower 540 PTO; New Holland 855 Round Hay Baler Bale Command; Large Commercial Turf and Landscape Equipment-Golf CarsUtility Vehicles: Dixie Chopper Xtreme ZTR Mid Mount Mower 66"; Dixie Chopper X-Caliber ZTR Mid Mount Mower 66"; 2002 Dixie Chopper X-Caliber ZTR Mid Mount Mower 66"; ‘99 Dixie Chopper X-Caliber ZTR Mid Mount Mower 72"; Jacobson Tri-King 1684D 3 Wheel Drive Trim Mower; John Deere F910 Front Mount 60" Mower 20 HP Onan Hydro; Bush Hog 3pt 60" Finish Mower; Troy-Bilt Pony Riding Mower 7-Spd 42" with Bagger; International 1066 Tractor Turbo Diesel; Dixon Kodiak 50" Mid Mount ZTR Mower; Landpride AccuZ 24 hp 60" Mid Mount ZTR Mower; Gravely Rapid XZ 27hp ZTR Front Mount 60" Mower; 6-Toro Reels 4408; ‘01 Toro GR 3100 Gas Greens Mower; ‘99 Toro GR 3050 Gas Greens Mower; ‘00 Toro GR 3100 Gas Greens Mower; ‘99 Toro GR 3100 Gas Greens Mower; ‘00 Toro GR 3100 Gas Greens Mower; Toro GR 3100 Gas Greens Mower; Toro RM 216 Tee Box Mower; Toro GM 325D Diesel 4x4 72" Out Front Rotary Mower Power Steering Cab Heat; Toro RM 6500 Diesel Fairway Mower; Toro RM 5200-D Diesel Fairway Mower w/ Canopy; ‘06 Toro GM 328D Diesel 72" Recycler Out Front Rotary Mower Power Steer; ‘04 Toro GM 3500-D Diesel 3 Wheel Drive 3 Rotary Mower w/Rops; ‘04 Toro GM 4000-D Diesel Rotary Wide Area Mower WAM 4 WD w/ Rops; 2002 Toro GM 3500-D Diesel 3 Wheel Drive 3 Rotary Mower w/ Rops; Jacobsen AR3 Diesel 3 Wheel Drive 3 Rotary Mower; ‘01 Jacobsen LF3400 Diesel 4 WD Fairway Mower w/Canopy; ‘00 Toro GM 580-D Diesel Rotary Wide Area Mower WAM 4 WD; ‘01 John Deere 1600 Diesel Rotary Wide Area Mower WAM 4 WD; Toro GM 580-D Diesel Rotary Wide Area Mower WAM 4 WD; ‘01 Toro GM 4000-D Diesel Rotary Wide Area Mower WAM 4 WD; LESCO FIBERGLASS 300 GAL TANK HONDA MOTOR; Plus more by auction day. Golf Cars & Utility Vehicles; Construction Equipment, Skid Loaders; Large Selection of Skid Loader Attachments; See website for list. Allis Chalmers HD7 Bulldozer; Heavy Trucks and Trailers: ‘97 Kaufman Gooseneck 3 Car Wedge Trailer Tri Axle, Ext. Flip Over Ramps; ‘96 GMC 7500 Topkick; ‘91 GMC 7500 Top Kick; ‘01 Peterbilt 379 Day Cab Tandem Semi Road Tractor; Trucks-Trailers-Cars: ‘01 Chrysler Concorde LXI 4DR; ‘03 Ford Taurus SE 4DR; ‘94 Ford Explorer XLT 4DR SUV; ‘97 GMC Jimmy SLE 4DR SUV; 2000 Chrysler Voyager 7-Passenger Mini Van; ‘03 GMC Sonoma Ext. Cab; ‘96 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLT Ext. Cab Short Bed; ‘00 Mercury Sable; ‘95 Pontiac Trans Am 2 DR; ‘99 Pontiac Grand Prix GT; ‘92 Ford F250 XLT Ext. Cab 177K 4x4; ‘97 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Sport Short Bed; ‘96 Ford F250 XLT Crew Cab; ‘97 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLE Short Bed; ‘99 Mercury Mountaineer Gold Edition; ‘04 Chevrolet Classic; ‘01 Ford Ranger XLT Ext. Cab; ‘94 Ford F150 XL Short Bed; ‘99 Dodge 3500 Laramie SLT Ext. Cab; ‘93 Dodge Ram 150 4x4; ATV’s: Kawasaki 250 Bayou; New Hot Water Pressure Washers; Large selection of farm & construction miscellaneous. 50 Evergreen and Colorado Blue Spruce trees.

Selling many more items than listed here.

For more info, many photos & current list of items visit:

www.faheysales.com



CELEBRATING AMERICA’S LOVE OF FOOD Published the first week of every month.



T HUR S D AY , A U GDispatch UST 23, 2012 Gladstone A8

FAHEY AUCTIONEERS 888.234.3510 Auction Manager: Chris Riley, Kearney, MO 816.365.7565 ONLINE BIDDING at www.faheysales.com. Cash, Check, (V, MC w/4% convenience fee) — MO sales tax applies

Turning your assets to cash in a global market.

Jim Fahey, Auctioneer MO Licensed Auctioneer MN Lic. #: 43-11-09 Reg. WI Auctioneer Lic. #: 2401-052


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A10 Gladstone Dispatch

ENTERTAINMENT

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012

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TWO LOCATIONS IN THE NORTHLAND SAMUEL U. RODGERS HEALTH CENTER

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McCaskill, Akin differ on farm bill

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill speaks out on the farm bill.

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