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Jan. 3, 2013 Volume 3 • Issue 7 75 cents Send your news to gladstonenews@npgco.com

County swears in new officeholders 2 commissioners, sheriff among changes in Clay County government By Ryne Dittmer The commission hearing room was packed Friday, Dec. 28, as a crowd gathered to witness the swearing-in ceremony for Clay County’s newest elected officials. In all, six officeholders, including Eastern Commissioner Luann Ridgeway, Western Commissioner Gene Owen, Sheriff Paul Vescovo, Auditor Sheila Ernzen, P ublic Administrator Debbie Gwin and Treasurer Ted Graves marked the ceremonial start of their terms by taking their oaths of office. Following the ceremony, family and friends gathered for a reception. “I am really looking forward to starting my term. It is going to be a whole new era of open government,” Ridgeway said. “I hope we as a commission can be in closer contact with the people we serve.” Ridgeway also said she plans to have the commission pursue a working relationship with nearby county commissions to

Ryne Dittmer/Gladstone Dispatch

Sheriff Paul Vescovo, Public Administrator Debbie Gwin, Auditor Sheila Ernzen, Western Commissioner Gene Owen, Eastern Commissioner Luann Ridgeway and Treasurer Ted Graves were sworn into office Dec. 28 during a ceremony at the Clay County Administrative Building. The officeholders were elected in November. improve life in the Kansas City area as a whole. For Graves, the ceremony marked a career

transition. In December, District to assume his the new treasurer retired elected role. “Obviously I’m new to after 28 years of service with the Kearney School it. I’m excited to be get-

ting involved and mak- do the best job I can do.” The treasurer’s race is ing a difference,” he said. “With the treasurer’s office, my main goal is to county/Page A5

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A2 Gladstone Dispatch

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013

2 roadway fatalities in state during Christmas holiday Two people died on Missouri roads during the Christmas holiday counting period, according to a press release from the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The patrol investigated 239 traffic crashes, which included two fatalities and 91 injuries, from 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, to 11:59 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 25. Troopers arrested 130 people over the 2012 holiday weekend for driving while intoxicated. During the previous year’s counting period, five people died in traffic crashes, and the patrol investigated 213 traffic crashes, with 67 injuries. Troopers

arrested 56 people over the 2011 Christmas holiday weekend for driving while intoxicated. Troopers investigated both fatalities, which occurred in the Springfield area. One fatality occurred on Dec. 22. Brandy M. Acheson, 38, of Sarcoxie

died when an oncoming vehicle crossed the center of the roadway and struck the vehicle she was driving head on. Lawrence County Coroner Scott Lakin pronounced Acheson dead at the scene. Acheson was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The crash occurred in Law-

rence County on Missouri Highway 39 south of Mt. Vernon. The driver of the other vehicle sustained serious injuries in the crash. He also was wearing a seat belt. On Dec. 23, William D. Pope, 36, of Springfield died when the vehicle he was driving traveled off

the north side of the roadway, struck a fence and a tree, then came to rest. Medical Examiner David Brown pronounced Pope dead at the scene. Pope was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The crash occurred in Greene County on Farm Road 106 north of Springfield.

News in Brief

Christmas tree recycling available at city site

Talking about substance abuse, wellness Northland Coalition member Steve Wolcott, left, talks to Clay County Western Commissioner-elect Gene Owen a meet-and-greet sponsored by the Northland Coalition. Nearly 70 area leaders gathered Dec. 19 at Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods to discuss area efforts to combat substance abuse. The event drew county, state and federal representatives along with representatives of coalition groups from Clay, Platte and Ray counties. It an opportunity for newly elected officials to introduce themselves to the public and members of the coalition, which is sponsored by Tri-County Mental Health Services.

Gladstone residents can recycle their real Christmas trees at Gladstone Public Works, 4000 NE 76th Street. Proof of residency is required. Drop-off hours are as follows: • Jan. 3 to 4: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; • Jan. 5: 8 a.m. to noon; • Jan. 7 to 11: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sheriff’s Office upgrades approved S e ve r a l upg r ad e s requested by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office were approved by the Cou nt y Commission during its final meeting of the year on Dec. 17. The first of the upgrades will purchase 20 cameras for the Clay County Detention Center’s closed- circuit camera system. The cameras, used to monitor and record inmate and staff movements and activities, will replace aging cameras installed a decade ago. The total cost is $6,400. Another upgrade will spend $12,175 to update jail management software. The final resolution approved $27,047.60 to be used to purchase eight 800-megahertz Motorola APX portable radios. The radios are part of the department’s plans to upgrade its radio systems and equip all staff with 800 Mhz portable radios. The department stated the radios will be used to facilitate and improve public safety communications.

U.S. population tops 315 million in New Year The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the total United States population on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at 315,091,138. This represents an increase of 2,272,462, or 0.73 percent, from New Year’s Day 2012 and an increase of 6,343,630, or 2.05 percent, since the most recent Census Day (April 1, 2010). In January 2013, one birth is expected to occur every eight seconds in the United States and one death every 12 seconds.

County museum sets annual dinner Jan. 13

The Clay County Museum and Historical Society will host its annual banquet on Sunday, Jan. 13, at Stroud’s Oak Ridge Manor, 5410 NE Oakridge Drive in Kansas City North. The event starts at 4 p.m. Contributed photo and costs $28 per person, which includes dinner and the program presented by responsible for drafting from 28 Democrats and Robbie Maupin, a profesous social service agencies a new Clay County con- 24 Republicans. Two addi- sional Civil War re-enactor. for grandparents and other stitution. The 14-member tional applicants did not There also will be a busirelatives raising children. commission, the creation specify party affiliation. ness meeting and election The Northland Grandof which was approved by Applicants were required of officers. families Support Group RSVP to museum Prescounty voters in Novem- to declare their party to be meets on the second ident Carolyn Hatcher at ber, will include seven considered. Wednesday of the month. Clay County’s circuit 415-0066 by Thursday, members from each major To attend the January political party as outlined judges will review the Jan.10. The public is invitmeeting or to learn more about the program, call A total of 54 individuals by the Missouri state con- applications and make the ed to attend, especially final appointments for the those interested in local the University of Missouri submitted applications to stitution. The circuit court commission during the history and in supporting Extension Office at 407- be considered for placeapplications month of January. Once the museum. 3490. ment on a commission received

Constitution commission draws 54 applicants

 

School counselors to address grandfamilies A panel of school counselors from the Liberty, North Kansas City and Park Hill school districts will address the Northland Grandfamilies support group in January. The meeting will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9, at the North Cross United Methodist Church, 1321 NE Vivion Road in Kansas City North. The counselors will present information on the various support services available to grandparents and other relatives raising children. Northland Grandfamilies is a cooperative program between Clay County Senior Services and the University of Missouri Extension Council of Clay County. In addition to the monthly support group meetings, the program provides education, advocacy and referrals to vari-

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Gladstone Dispatch A3

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013

School Notes The following Northland Christian School students qualified to advance to the Association of Christian Schools International District Spelling Bee, scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Harrisonville Christian School: â&#x20AC;˘ third grade: McKia Needham, winner, and Janie Wilson, runner-up; â&#x20AC;˘ fourth grade: Kaitlyn Judd, winner, and Alexis Kuhnert, runner-up; â&#x20AC;˘ fifth grade: Chase Hill, winner, and Samantha Dobbs, runner-up; â&#x20AC;˘ sixth grade: Grant Strehlow, winner, and Destiney Xolo, runner-up; â&#x20AC;˘ seventh grade: Elizabeth Kruse, winner, and Cayden Chapman, runner-up; â&#x20AC;˘ eighth grade: Carlie Ross, winner, and Eliana Flores, runner-up. Christopher Lee Yates of Gladstone was among the more than 400 students who participated in the Pittsburg (Kan.) State University fall commencement on Dec. 14. Yates received a Bachelor of Applied Science.

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Pictured are, from left, Northland Christian School students Grant Strehlow, Eliana Flores, Destiney Xolo, Carlie Ross, Elizabeth Kruse and Cayden Chapman.

Honor Roll at Northwest Kipper, Gena M. Metz, Missouri State University Sarah C. Pfeifer, Darcy at the end of the 2012 fall L. Ralston, Tia N. Simptrimester include Alaina son and DeAndre X. Gladstone students M. Balano, Shelby Thomas. named to the Presidentâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s L. Students named to the Farris, Megan M.

Presidentâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Honor Roll have Honor Roll at Northwest attained a 4.0 grade-point Missouri State University at the end of the 2012 fall triaverage for the trimester. mester include Katlin M. Gladstone students Level, Jennifer K. Nolan named to the Academic and Nicole D. Witt.

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To be included on the Academic Honor Roll a student must carry a minimum of 12 credit hours and attain a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

Purple and green celebration

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Students at AKKA Karate USA, 7504 N. Oak Trafficway in Gladstone, graduated to their next belt ranks Dec. 15 at the school. Pictured are, from left, Jefferson Zhong, purple belt; Evan Sieler, purple belt; Sam Middleton, owner; Elijah Aiken, purple belt; Christy Schee, green belt; and Russell Duston, purple belt.

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A4 Gladstone Dispatch

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Community Calendar THURSDAY, JAN. 3 SCHOOL RESUMES: Students in K-12 in the North Kansas City Schools district will return to school after winter break. This is the first day of the second semester. KOSMOS SINGLES: Kosmos Singles, a social group for adults 50 and older will hold a mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. at Alamo, 5010 NE Parvin Road in Kansas City North. A dollar donation is requested. For more information, visit www.kosmossingles.com. 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 468-0400 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. TOPS: Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at First United Church of North Kansas City, 2100 Howell St. For information, call Linda at 591-9772. 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. CANCER SUPPORT: New Hope Cancer Support meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. the first and third Thursday of each month at Liberty Manor Baptist Church, on Birmingham Road in Liberty. The group includes men and women battling cancer or who are in remission. This group offers a safe and confidential environment for men and women battling cancer or in remission to

share hopes, struggles and feelings. For more information, call Tom Atkins at 2175813.

FRIDAY, JAN. 4 NARFE: The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association Platte/Clay Chapter 2256 will hold its monthly meeting at 1 a.m. at Wexford Place, 6500 N. Cosby Ave. Ron Peters, a former Missouri NARFE state officer, will be the guest speaker.  All current or retired federal employees and their spouses are invited to attend. Lunch will be available at Wexford Place after the meeting. For additional information, call Ethlyn McCleave at 454-3491.

MONDAY, JAN. 7 BETA SIGMA PHI: The Northland Area Council of Beta Sigma Phi will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at Northminster Presbyterian Church, 1441 NE Englewood Road. Guest speaker Sue Fine of Kendallwood Hospice will present “Ways to Save Dollars on a funeral”. Guests are welcome. For more information, contact Jo Harper at 808-2340.

TUESDAY, JAN. 8 STORYTIME: Preschool and toddler storytimes will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306. DEBT: “Digging Out of Debt” will be the program at 7 p.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. Learn about credit cards and how to avoid the pitfalls. For more information, call 454-1306.

WEDNESDAy, JAN. 9 STORYTIME: Toddler storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306. DAR: The William Boydston Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 7 p.m. at North Cross United Methodist Church, 1321 NE Vivion Road in Kansas City North. The program will be “The Helping Hand of Della Lamb” with speaker Nancy Kincaid, director of volunteers for Della Lamb. Bonnie Dickson and Susan Dowden will be the host-

esses. Members are asked to bring cans of food; no pumpkin, please. For information, call Judy Martin at 679-8848.

THURSDAY, JAN. 10 CHAMBER AWARDS: The annual Gladstone Area Chamber of Commerce awards celebration will begin with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by the award presentations at 7:45 p.m. at Hilton Kansas City Airport, 8801 NW 112th St. in Kansas City North. The cost is $35 per attendee, and reservations are due Monday, Jan. 7. For more information, contact the chamber of at 436-4523 or www.gladstonechamber.com. PACHYDERMS: The Clay County Pachyderm Club will meet at 6 p.m. at Staley Farms Golf Clubhouse, 10310 N. Olive Ave. in Kansas City North. All those interested in Republican politics are invited. The cost is $10 for members and $12 for non-members, which covers hors d’oeuvres and a drink ticket. Parking is free. For more information, contact claycountypachyderms@gmail. com or 407-9585. STORYTIME: Preschool storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306. BETA SIGMA PHI: Beta Sigma Phi, Laureate Gamma Upsilon chapter, will meet at 7 p.m. Call 741-8781 for more information. KOSMOS SINGLES: Kosmos Singles, a social group for adults 50 and older will hold a mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. at Rosati’s, 9321 N. Oak Trafficway in Kansas City North. A dollar donation is requested. For more information, visit www.kosmossingles.com.

FRIDAY, JAN. 11 NAWS: The Northland Animal Welfare Society will have its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the NAWS Low Cost Spay Neuter Clinic, 3400 NW Vivion Road in Riverside. For more information, call www.pcnaws.org.

SUNDAY, JAN. 13 AAUW: Terence O’Malley will be the featured speaker, presenting “Nelly Don – A Stitch in Time,” at the AAUW Kansas City Northland branch’s monthly meeting at 2:30 p.m. at the North Kansas City Hospital Pavilion, Burlington Room. Don was one of the first and most successful self-made women millionaires in American business. AAUW is open to men and women with college degrees interested in women’s issue. For more information, contact President Janet Wilson at 5870582 or janetw@kc.rr.com.

THURSDAY, JAN. 17 STORYTIME: Preschool storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306. KOSMOS SINGLES: Kosmos Singles, a social group for adults 50 and older will hold a mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. at Cascone’s, 3737 N. Oak Trafficway in North Kansas City. A dollar donation is requested. For more information, visit www.kosmossingles.com.

TUESDAY, JAN. 22 STORYTIME: Preschool and toddler storytimes will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 23 STORYTIME: Toddler storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 4541306.

FRIDAY, JAN. 18 MONDAY, JAN. 14 ANIME: Anime Movie Night will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. Participants in this teen program will watch Japanese animation. Goodies will be provided. For more information, call 4541306.

TUESDAY, JAN. 15 STORYTIME: Preschool and toddler storytimes will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306. LIVE ANIMALS: “Turtles, Snake, Oh My!” will be the program for children at 7 p.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. Is a snake slimy? What does a turtle feel like? What’s a salamander? Join a Clay County ranger as he discusses each of these animals, explaining where they live, what they eat and more. Participants will have the opportunity to hold or touch each animal. For more information, call 4541306.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16 STORYTIME: Toddler storytime will begin at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library, 6060 N. Chestnut Ave. For more information, call 454-1306.

HALF DAY OF SCHOOL: Students in K-12 in the North Kansas City Schools district will have a half day to allow for professional development.

MONDAY, JAN. 21 NO SCHOOL: Students in K-12 in the North Kansas City Schools district will not have class because of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Gladstone Dispatch A5

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013

COUNTY: Treasurer’s race recount waiting on court order Continued from Page A1 still in contention, as the Clay County Board of Elections pursues a recount requested by Carol McCaslin. McCaslin lost her November re-election bid to Graves by less than 1 percent, giving her the right to call for a recount of the votes cast. Election board officials said Dec. 28 they were still waiting on a court order from the Clay County Circuit Court to start the recount. The sworn-in officials will each assume their new roles during RYNE DITTMER/Gladstone Dispatch the month of January. Public Administrator Debbie Gwin takes her oath for office from Judge Rex Gabbert accompanied by her husband, David, and parents, Bill and Nancy Goeckel.

Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center receives $100,000 grant for patient portal Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center has been awarded $100,000 from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to aid in the development of a patient portal system. The goal is to improve patient health care outcomes and to achieve higher standards of quality care. “The portal will allow patients to better access their health information via the SURHC website — things such as their A1C

reading if they’re diabetic, blood pressure readings if they have heart problems — and it will help improve communication with their physician,” said Hilda Fuentes, chief executive officer of SURHC. Accessible in a number of different languages, the portal will provide disease specific tools and health information, provide symptom education, and link patients to timely and accurate publicly

available online health information. The new system will monitor a patient’s health status, so that providers can access real time information that will enable them to deliver proactive, planned care. The portal will allow providers to communicate with patients in an easy and seamless manner. Patient’s messages will flow into the patient’s health record so there is a complete record available

Business Notes A new psychiatric rehabilitation manager and new employment specialist have joined the staff of Tri-County Mental Health Services. Talina Canon is the new certified psychiatric rehabilitation manager who will train staff and monitor operations for new and existing programs. She will oversee all respite services and two apartment programs wh i le do c u me nt i ng review of caseworkers, transition programs and discharges. A Kansas City resident, Canon graduated from Northwest Missouri State Universit y, Mary ville, with a bachelor’s degree in psycholog y before earning a master’s degree in social work from the University of Kansas at Overland Park. She served three years as a behavior specialist with Spofford Home in Kansas City and was a youth care worker with the Adolescent Center for Treatment in Olathe, Kan., for two years. She also worked as a substance abuse specialist with Heartland Regional Alcohol and Drug Assessment Center in Roeland Park, Kan., and as a clinical supervisor with the Family Guidance Center in Maryville. Ashley Bethel of Kansas City is Tri-County’s new employment specialist. A graduate of Missouri Western State University with a bachelor’s degree in social work, Bethel will provide community-based services to people diagnosed with a serious and

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Harris, L.C. Jr.

Adam Michael List Adam Michael List, 26, Kearney, MO passed away December 25, 2012. The family will receive Wallis, Wilma Jean friends from 12-2pm Saturday, January 5 at Hidden Valley Funeral Home, Kearney, MO. Memorial serImogene B. Forster Imogene B. Forster, 88, of Kan- vice 2pm Saturday at the funersas City, died December 21, 2012. al home. Memorial contributions She was a long time employee of to Triality, Inc. (Attn: Development Sears and leaves behind many Department, 1508 NW Vivion lifelong friends. She is survived Road, Kansas City, MO 64118) or by her 2 children, 5 grandchildren, Maple Valley State School (2575 2 great grandchildren and 1 great NE Barry Road, Kansas City, MO great grandson. Visitation will 64155). Arrangements Hidden Valbe Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 from ley Funeral Home 816-903-8888. 2-4pm at White Chapel Funeral Home, 6600 N. Antioch Rd., GladWilma Jean Wallis stone, MO 64119, 816-452-8419 Wilma Jean Wallis, 90, died December 23, 2012. She and husband, Carl, were owner and L.C. Harris Jr. L.C. Harris Jr., of Liberty, MO, operators of Carl’s Plumbing and died December 19, 2012. Sur- Heating from 1960 to 1976. Survivivors include siblings, Wilburt vors include: children, Gene Wallis Harris and Anne Lomax; children, and Karlyn Wren; grandchildren, Phyllis Frazier, L.C., III, Regina, great grandchildren, great-great Marcel, Brian, Travis, and Michael grandchildren, step-grandchildren Harris, and Sondra (Lonnie) Tuck- and step-great grandchildren. er. There are 22 grandchildren Fond memories and condolencand 44 great-grandchildren. Fond es may be left for the family memories and condolences for at churcharcherpasley.com. (Arr: the family may be left at www. D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Church-Archurcharcherpasley.com (D.W. cher-Pasley Funeral Home, 119 Newcomer’s Sons Church-Ar- E. Franklin St., Liberty, Missouri cher-Pasley Funeral Home, 119 E. 64068 816-781-2000)

List, Adam Michael

n ISAIAH MONTEL TURNER, 22, KANSAS CITY, TAMIKO LYNNETTE BOURLAND, 21, KANSAS CITY;

n THOMAS HERBERT NORRIS, 74, WHITE STONE, VA, GRETCHEN RIDDLE MCCORMACK, 74, MARIETTA, GA;

n ADAM HARRIS RANDLES, 24, KANSAS CITY, BETHANY ANN BRAY, 23, KANSAS CITY;

n DAVID WAYNE BUSICK, 30, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, STACEY RENEE WILHITE, 34, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS;

n ROBERT JOSEPH PADEN, 47, GLADSTONE, DEBRA LOUISE SMITH, 56, GLADSTONE;

n AUSTIN MICHAEL FEAGANS, 20, KANSAS CITY, ALYSSA MARIE HOUSER, 20 KANSAS CITY;

n JONATHAN MICHAEL ROGERS, 25, KANSAS CITY, HANNAH MARIE REBIGER, 18, KANSAS CITY;

n JEFFERY JAMES FOOTE, 31, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, NIKOLE RENEE DUJAKOVICH, 24, LAWSON;

n DANIEL LEE HEISHMAN, 23, CRYSTAL LAKES, KELLI RYALS MORRIS, 27, KANSAS CITY;

n DAVID CARL HOITENGA, 56, INDEPENDENCE, MICHELLE JOANNE MURRAY, 41, KANSAS CITY;

n DRU ALAN WILLIAMS, 29, KANSAS CITY, BROOKE LANG CARLILE DE GARMO, 34, KANSAS CITY;

n JON CHARLES GILBRETH, 46, KANSAS CITY, REBECCA LEA WEDDLE, 49, KANSAS CITY;

n MARK DOUGLAS HUITT, 44, GLADSTONE, MELINDA SUE CLAUDE, 41, OAKVIEW;

n ISRAEL CAIN EGGERS, 37, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, CASANDRA LOUISE NELSON, 26, KANSAS CITY;

n KYLE EUGENE PITTMAN, 25, HOLT, MONICA MARIE OWINGS, 22, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS;

n SCOTT ALLAN MCKELVY, 33, KANSAS CITY, PREETI SOOD, 34, KANSAS CITY;

n DONNY LLOYD GATEWOOD II, 22, LIBERTY, THERESA JAME’ POE, 19, LIBERTY.

LIBERTY FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD

LIBERTY CHRISTIAN CHURCH

GOOD SHEPHERD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

11 101 N. Forest Ave. Liberty, MO 64068 pastorjeff@liberty-assembly.org

Ph. (816) 781-6633 Jeff Davidson, Pastor

Schedule: Sunday School ................... 9:30 am AM Worship .....................10:30 am Sunday Evening ................. 6:00 pm

New Song

newsongkc.org

An Open & Affirming Church Worship & Children’s Activities: Sunday mornings at 8:30 & 10:30 8600 NE Sam Ray Road Kansas City, MO (816) 407-7756

NORTHLAND CATHEDRAL

20

101 NW 99th St. (99th & N. Oak) Kansas City, MO 64155

Christian Science

15

TENTH CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST, KANSAS CITY

455-2555

8

Sunday Services ......................10:30 am Sunday School ........................10:30 am Wed Evening Testimonial Meeting .. 7:00 pm Reading Room open to the public Call for hours and location ..........455-0443

Baptist

Episcopal

METRO BAPTIST CHURCH

2

web site: metrobaptistchurch.com Traditional Music and Choir Expository Biblical Preaching

Sunday services .............10:30am & 6:00pm Wednesday evening ......................7:00pm

3

Church Directory

9555 N. Oak Trafficway Kansas City, MO 64155

(816) 734-2216 ext. 204

At the corner of N. Oak and 96th Street

Sunday Worship ............ 9:00, 10:15 & 11:30 am Children’s Sunday School.....9:00, 10:15 & 11:30 am Pre-K - 5th Grade Sunday School .........10:15 am

www.gswired.org 35

Childcare Provided. Casual Dress The coffee’s hot, the music rocks and the message is real.

Non-Denominational THE HARMONY VINEYARD

GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH An Open and Affirming Congregation

www.graceepiscopalliberty.org SUNDAY SCHEDULE

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

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15

600 NE 46th Street Kansas City, MO 64116

20

3400 NE 82nd St. • KCMO 64119

J. Lowell Harrup, Senior Pastor Sunday School ............... 9:15 & 10:45 am Morning Worship ............ 9:15 & 10:45 am Sunday Evening ....................... 6:00 pm Wed. Learning Center ................ 6:30 pm

3400 NE 80th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119 (816) 746-8388

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n JAY ROBERT BRADLEY, 31, LIBERTY, DORIANN RENAE LAWSON, 28, LIBERTY;

n KRISTOFER RYAN OLDHAM, 36, KANSAS CITY, ERICA MICHELLE PFEIFER, 33, KANSAS CITY;

Methodist

Rev. David Culver New Traditions Worship........ 8:30 am Sunday School ................... 9:30 am Traditional Worship ............10:50 am Alfa Y Omega Iglesia Cristiana Discipulos de Cristo Servicio los Domingos a las 6:00 pm

n RICHARD LINN HARGISS, 42, KANSAS CITY, TONJA SUE WELKER, 37, KANSAS CITY;

n HORST HERMANN SCHWAB, 81, SMITHVILLE, BRENDA KAY BELL, 42, SMITHVILLE;

Christian (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST) 427 East Kansas • 781-3621

n RYAN CLARK HICKS, 23, PLEASANT VALLEY, KIMBERLY MAE MONROE, 24, PLEASANT VALLEY;

n GREGORY RICHARD COLE, 30, GLADSTONE, KELSEY JAN BINKLEY, 29, GLADSTONE;

Assembly Of God 10

n HENRY THOMAS ELDREDGE, 48, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, ELLONA MARIA SHIPMAN, 54, EXCELSIOR SPRINGS;

Marria ge licenses recor d e d in Clay Count y Dec. 10 to 14, 2012:

Franklin, Liberty, Missouri 64068 816-781-2000)

33 H wy.

Forster, Imogene B.

Marriage Licenses

8

23

2

Liberty 11

10 18

3

291

www.harmonyvineyard.com Call About Home Groups

19

69 Hwy.

210

6

587-8898 John Brown, Pastor

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9:00 am – Education 10:15 am – Worship

520 S. 291 Hwy. (816) 781-6262 The Rev. Susan McCann, Rector The Ven. John McCann, Priest Associate

Presbyterian 18

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF LIBERTY

138 Main Interim Rev. Joe Carle Sunday School .......................9-9:45 am Traditional Worship ..................10:00 am Nursery Provided • 781-6528

NORTHMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

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

If you would like to have your church included in the Church Directory, please contact Rachel at 816.389.6618


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Homes For Sale

304

1624 Wynbrick Dr., Liberty

2 BEDROOM APT â&#x20AC;˘ Stove â&#x20AC;˘ Fridge â&#x20AC;˘ A/C â&#x20AC;˘ Deck â&#x20AC;˘ Second Floor â&#x20AC;˘ No Pets

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING The annual meeting of the policyholders of the Farmers Mutual Insurance Company of Clay County, Missouri, for the election of directors and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting will be held at 11 North Water, Liberty, Missouri, on teh 14th day of January, 2013, at 10:00 A.M. Garnett M. Peters Secretary Published: January 3, 2013 NOTICE OF MERGER APPLICATION Notice is hereby given that application has been made to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (â&#x20AC;&#x153;OCCâ&#x20AC;?), for approval of the merger of Patriots Bank, Liberty, Missouri, into BankLiberty, Liberty, Missouri. It is contemplated that all offices of the above-named depository institutions will continue to operate following the merger. This notice is published pursuant to 12 U.S.C. Section 1828(c) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act and 12 C.F.R. Section 163.22(a). This notice will appear at approximately one-week intervals over a 30-day period beginning on December 20, 2012 and ending on January 17, 2013. Anyone may submit written comments in connection with this application within 30 calendar days of the initial publication date of this notice. The comment must be sent simultaneously to the Director for District Licensing, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Western District Office, 1225 17th Street, Suite 300, Denver, Colorado 80202, and the attention of Brent M. Giles, President and Chief Executive Officer of BankLiberty, 16 West Franklin, Liberty, Missouri 64068. Written comments in opposition to the application should address the regulatory basis for denial of such application, and be supported by the information specified in 12 C.F.R. Section 116.120(a). You may request a meeting on such application by including a written request for a meeting with your comment to OCC. Your request should describe the nature of the issues or facts to be discussed and the reasons why written submissions are insufficient to adequately address the facts or issues. OCC will grant a meeting request only when it finds that written submissions are insufficient to address the facts or issues raised, or otherwise determines that a meeting will benefit its decision making process. You may view the non-confidential portions of the application and the non-confidential portions of all comments filed with OCC by contacting the OCC Western District Office listed above. This information is available for public viewing at the OCC Western District Office during regular business hours. If you have any questions concerning these procedures, contact the OCC Western District

Hearings/ Meetings

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City Council of the City of Liberty, Missouri will hold a public hearing regarding the Liberty Triangle Tax Increment Financing Plan and the Whitehall Station Tax Increment Financing Plan pursuant to Section 99.865 RSMo which provides: 3. Five years after the establishment of a redevelopment plan and every five years thereafter the governing body shall hold a public hearing regarding those redevelopment plans and projects created pursuant to sections 99.800 to 99.865. The purpose of the hearing shall be to determine if the redevelopment project is making satisfactory progress under the proposed time schedule contained within the approved plans for completion of such projects. Notice of such public hearing shall be given in a newspaper of general circulation in the area served by the commission once each week for four weeks immediately prior to the hearing. The public hearing will be held during the City Council meeting on January 14, 2013, beginning at 7:00 pm in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 101 East Kansas, Liberty, Missouri 64068. All interested persons shall be given an opportunity to be heard at the public hearing. Published: December 20, 2012; December 27, 2012; January 3, 2013 and January 10, 2013

Real Estate

816-453-5583

$188,000. Patio home, 2100 sq.ft, Timberline roof, next to pool. Large carpeted living/dining room, fireplace. Master BR, BA, skylight, walk-in closet, laundry room. Cozy den w/bay window. Large Kitchen, many cabinets, skylights, sliding door to patio. Lower level family room, BR, atrium windows & bath. Storage area, work bench, many shelves, sump pump. Call 5509846 or 781-2444 for viewing.

206

Business For Sale

Liberty Beauty Salon For Sale Completely furnished, great location, if interested call 816-781-1721 or 816-781-7439.

262

Steel/Metal Buildings

4-Plex Gladstone 2br, appl, c/a, w/d hk-ups, clean credit req. Owner. $495. 816-587-5544 Apt for Rent Smithville: 2 BR, 2 BA, dishwasher, stove, refrig., washer/ dryer hkups, no pets. $525/month plus deposit & lease. Call 532-5329

DEPOSITS LOWERED ! N o Application Fee Fee

Rentals

2BR Duplex $550 /mo.+ $560 dep. 1 yr. lease. 781-5600

300 304

4-plex, 2 br, C/A appls, Water pd, newly remodeled $550.00

Start 2013 by getting your real estate license. Classes start January 14 in Gladstone. Free catalog. 816-455-2087. www.realestateprepschool.com

Mo.$150.00 dep. 436-7871

603 LIBERTY- 2bdrms, 1.5ba, 1car gar, $675mo 781-5600

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Apartments Unfurnished

See office for details. Cherokee Village Apartments Liberty, MO

LIBERTY- 1bdrm- 1 yr lease, gas & water paid, no pets, $490 mo. 781-5600

(816) 781-6537

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11203 N McGeeSPECIAL- 1st Month Free! Luxury 2BR, all appliances, WD incl., bath w/jacuzzi, C/A, FP, deck & garage. $700/mo w/$600 dep. 816-436-4415 or 816-591-3612.

LIBERTY HILLS APTS 2BR, 1 BA, water & trash paid, $525/mo., $200 dep. No Pets. 816-217-9029 â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;â&#x2014;&#x2020;

House- 3 BR, 1.5 BA, rec-room, 1 car., fenced, $850/mo. + dep Duplex- Pleasant Valley 2 BR, 1 BA, 1 car gar. $625 /mo. + dep. Owner/ Agent Mike Littlejohn 816-407-5058



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Garage Sales

OAK TREE APTS (2004 Swift Ave, NKC)

Studios with Kitchen 1BR apt- nice, spacious, appls,

Single Adults Only

C/A, water pd, no pets.

(816) 452-0099 Professionally managed by Charles F. Curry Real Estate Co.

$405 /mo + $0 dep, 436-7871

LIBERTY- 2bdrms- 1 yr lease, no pets, $490 mo. 781-5600

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

310

Duplexes

House for rent, Kearney area: 2 lg. bdrms, avail. Feb. 1, prefer no pets & non-smokers, water & trash pd, appliances furnished, $750 per mo. 1st & last +$300 damage dep, references required. 628-6936.

Mobile Home Sites

325

650 651

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

Merchandise

262

Steel/Metal Buildings

700

Professionally managed by Charles F. Curry R/E Co.

3BR, 2BA, 5819 Barnes. CA, Appl., FP, 1 Gar W/D hkup, $800, $250 dep. 436-7871

Employment

3BR, 2.5 BA, $775 /mo.+ $785dep. 1 yr. lease. 781-5600

304

Apartments Unfurnished

760

500 515

Help Wanted

Apt. Maintenance, Liberty Community, entry level. 816-781-1919 for appointment.

304

Estate Sales

Estate Sale. Jan. 4 & 5, 9am to 5pm, 2 NW Englewood Rd., Gladstone. Estate of Herman Scharhag, local artist. By Vintage Buy-Gonz, 816-560-9001. Watch for signs.

816-452-0866

Sell it in the Classifieds! Call 816.389.6618

Misc. Instruction

POLICE ACADEMY

Houses For Rent

319

Help Wanted

Golden Living Center Smithville currently has a position open for a Beautician. Schedule is flexible. If interested please stop by 106 Hospital Drive in Smithville, MO or call 816-532-0888 for more information.

â&#x20AC;˘ Studios

200

Household Goods

Glass dining table with 6 chairs by Kreiss, 4 ft. x 10 ft. All six chairs have arms, and have a distressed wood design in spots. Call or stop by, and ask for Jim: Smithville Herald, 1001 S. Commercial, Smithville, MO 64089. 816-532-4444, Mon-Fri 8am-5pm.

Apartments Unfurnished

P a r k v i l l e 2 Bedroom â&#x20AC;˘ 1 Bath W/D â&#x20AC;˘ Water & Trash Paid 1 Month FREE - $550

816-746-5566

Liberty Area Apartments Small Town Charm, Big City Conveniences! â&#x153;§â&#x153;§ 1 & 2 Bedrooms â&#x153;§â&#x153;§ $399-$535 Close to Historic Liberty Square

Call (816) 452-0866

FOR SALE BY OWNER

Homes for Sale â&#x20AC;˘ 10 lines â&#x20AC;˘ 4 weeks â&#x20AC;˘ Free photo â&#x20AC;˘ Free border

NO REALTORS, PLEASE

515

Duplexes

Claycomo

189

Offices Open for Election Are: Alderman - Ward I - 2 Year Term Alderman - Ward II - 2 Year Term Any candidate desiring to file may do so at: 3007 Highway 10 Wednesdays & Thursdays 1:30-5:30 pm Thru January 15, 2013 Published: January 3, 2013

310

$410/mo. + Deposit,

Legal Notices

City of Avondale Notice of Election April 2, 2013

Apartments Unfurnished

55

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Car, Truck or Motorcycle â&#x20AC;˘ 5 lines â&#x20AC;˘ 4 weeks â&#x20AC;˘ Free photo

Litter Special â&#x20AC;˘ 4 lines â&#x20AC;˘ 4 weeks

25

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T H U R S D A Y, J A N U A R Y 3 , 2 0 1 3 Musical Instruments

772

Pianos Pianos Pianos New Yamaha & Pearl River Pianos, large selections of used trade-in on sale. For information call Bette at 816- 228-5656, or Mitzi 816-746-0500

774

797

Wood

Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;SULLIVAN DESK 59-1/4â&#x20AC;? W x 29-1/4â&#x20AC;? D x 28-1/2â&#x20AC;? H. Very Good condition. All drawers work well. $75.00. Call or stop by and ask for Jim: Smithville Herald, 1001 S. Commercial, Smithville, MO 64089. 816-532-4444, Mon-Fri 8am-5pm.

Wanted To Buy/Trade

795

Call An Expert

1400

Dry OAK Mixed, $99 +/- /1/2 cd. $179+/- /cd. Prompt guaranteed. 816-734-4183.

1420

Transportation

1300

Office Supplies/ Equipment

Wanted Automotive

1390

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CLASSIFED

1527

C A S H !!!!

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

Appliance Repair

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

Washer & Dryer Repair 816-436-3914

HAUL AWAY SCRAP: Cars $, old appliances, metal, junk etc. Call Auggie anytime 816-984-9128.

Handyman Services

FAMILY MAN NEEDS WORK

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

Haul/Trash Removal

1530

Lawncare, gar. & bas. cleaning, odd jobs, hauling.

816-320-3990

1580

1600

Misc. Services

Chimney Cleaning & Repair Over 30 years experience. Inspection report included for home owners purposes. Call 816-528-3855

Painting

S & F PAINTING Interior/Exterior, Paperhanging Residential/Comm. Quality Work, Reasonable Rates. 24 Years Experience

816-734-5580

Home/Business Cleaning

1540

#1JANE Aâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Professional Housecleaning, LLC Complete Service, Reasonable Rates, Serving Liberty &The Northland. Supplies Furnished. Insured â&#x20AC;˘ Licensedâ&#x20AC;˘ Bonded 816-868-5024

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Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013

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Reading Across Missouri 2013

Join young people inside their newspaper Written by Chris Stuckenschneider Produced by the Missouri Press Foundation Read “Manny Kicks Long Ear Lore” only in your newspaper!

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A10 Gladstone Dispatch

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013

On the Lanes Horoscopes ARIES Mar 21/Apr 20

Aries, there are some things that need to be accomplished this week despite the your reservations. Find a way to make the best of the situation.

Men High Game Lonnie Detty 279 Chad Harshman 279 278 Klint Knapp 278 Dave Lytle Brad Martin 278

Men High Series Mike Foiles Klint Knapp Nick Farsace Marty Hurst Dee Davison

Women High Game Kelly Gibbs 279 Willa Russell 279 269 Julie McCook Tracy Hanna 265 Shauna Elliott 256 256 Cindy Daniels Darlene Burkhart 255

Women High Series Julie McCook Willa Russell Shauna Elliott Cathy Torgerson Lanai Amick Amy Chalfant Tracy Hanna

TAURUS Apr 21/May 21

Senior Men High Game John Deatherage 278 258 Taurus, enjoy an active Rick McCabe 257 week ahead that includes Larry Pagel 256 a very busy social sched- Ray Cracraft Ed Shubert 256 ule. Instead of trying to swim against the tide, let Senior Women High Game it take you along. Carol Cunningham 220 213 Barbara Butts Donna Wages 204 GEMINI Sharon Otto 202 May 22/Jun 21 200 Take care of things Carolyn Phipps on your own this week, Gemini. Others around you will be just as busy, PISCES so put your head down Feb 19/Mar 20 and get started on the Words can be intermany tasks at hand. preted in many different ways, Pisces. Choose what you say wisely so you don’t give anyone the CANCER wrong impression. Jun 22/Jul 22 Sarcasm is not the right approach this week, Can- Famous birthdays cer. Focus on being ami- • Dec. 30 — Eliza Dushable to all of the peoku, Actress (32) ple you interact with the • Dec. 31 — Joe McIntyre, next few days and reap the rewards.

On the Record Dec. 20

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n 6100 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/STEALING

n 7000 BLOCK OF N CHERRY ST/ DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY n 5900 BLOCK OF N CLEVELAND AV/ NARCOTICS POSSESSION

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Dec. 21

Senior Men High Series John Deatherage 695 Dorsey Flaugher 685 Don Yardley 672 Jerry Otto 660 Bill Moran 649 Senior Women High Series Barbara Butts 587

n 5600 BLOCK OF N BROADWAY/ROBBERY n 6400 BLOCK OF N PROSPECT AV/STEALING n 3600 BLOCK OF NE 72ND TER/BURGLARY n 6600 BLOCK OF N BELLEFONTAINE AV/ DISORDERLY CONDUCT

Dec. 22

Singer (40) • Jan. 1 — Elin Nordegren, Model (33) • Jan. 2 — Taye Diggs, Actor (42) • Jan. 3 — Eli Manning, Athlete (32) • Jan. 4 — Matt Frewer, Actor (55) • Jan. 5 — Bradley Cooper, Actor (38)

n 7000 BLOCK OF N PARK AV/DISORDERLY CONDUCT n 6100 BLOCK OF N CLEVELAND AV/LIQOUR LAWS VIOLATION n NE 58TH TER AND NE KENDALLWOOD PKWY/NARCOTICS POSSESSION

Dec. 23 n 2800 BLOCK OF NE 63RD TER/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY n 5500 BLOCK OF N BROADWAY AVE/ASSAULT n NE 70TH ST AND N PROSPECT AV/ NARCOTICS POSSESSION

Dec. 24 n 40TH BLOCK NE 61ST ST/DISORDERLY CONDUCT n 200 BLOCK OF NE 58TH ST/DISORDERLY CONDUCT n 7300 BLOCK OF N BELLEFONTAINE AV/ STEALING n 100 BLOCK OF NW 63RD ST/DISORDERLY CONDUCT

Dec. 25 n 200 BLOCK OF NE 58TH ST/ASSAULT

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Dec. 26 n 5700 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/BURGLARY n 4900 BLOCK OF N OLD PIKE RD/STEALING n 300 BLOCK OF NE 58TH ST/BURGLARY n NE 72ND ST AND N WOODLAND AV/ NARCOTICS n NE 61ST ST/AUTO THEFT STOLEN n 4900 BLOCK OF N OLD PIKE RD/ASSAULT

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AQUARIUS Jan 21/Feb 18

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SCORPIO Oct 24/Nov 22

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