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February 20, 2014 Volume 4 • Issue 48 75 cents Send community news to gladstonenews@npgco.com

To market, to market — yes, twice Gladstone Farmers Market grows to include Saturday and Wednesday shopping By Amy Neal Gladstone Farmers Market shoppers have been asking for Saturday sales, and when the market opens in May, it will be on a twice-weekly schedule. It’s a win-win situation for vendors and customers. “The vendors decided they have the customer base now,” market manager Becky Jarrett said. Both Wednesday and Saturday markets will be in the parking lot on the north side of the Gladstone Hy-Vee at Northeast 72nd Street and North Prospect Avenue. Last year, a mid-season move put the market on the larger, west side parking lot. This year’s relocation will help ease traffic flow and separate parking for grocery store and farmers market customers. About 13 to 15 vendors sell at the market, and most will attend both market days. Shoppers can purchase fresh produce, eggs, jams and jellies, honey, baked goods, jewelry and crafts. Although the plans

haven’t been finalized, Jarrett said it was likely an existing vendor would start offering meat products as well. All goods are produced within 150 miles of Gladstone. “You can feed your family fresh produce six months of the year from Missouri,” Jarrett said. This is the market’s fifth year. About half the vendors have been with the Gladstone Farmers Market since its inception, including Joe and Marla Langeneckert of Morning Dew Acres. Morning Dew uses organic methods to grow a variety of produce. “If I can stick it in the ground and it will grow, I’ll try it,” Joe Langeneckert said. He said he and other vendors he had talked to were optimistic about Saturday sales. “I think it’s going to increase our sales quite a bit,” he said of the extra day. May through October, the market will be open 7 a.m. to noon Saturdays and 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Jarrett

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When the Gladstone Farmers Market opens for its fifth season in May, it will be available to shoppers twice a week. The first week of May through the last week of October, the market will be offered from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday and 7 a.m. to noon Saturday in the parking lot on the north side of Gladstone Hy-Vee, 7117 N. Prospect Ave. About half of the vendors at the Gladstone Farmers Market have been part of the market since it was created in 2010. Fresh produce, honey, eggs, jams, jellies, jewelry and crafts are among the items for sale each week. said the start time each day was firm to allow vendors the time they need to set up their stalls. Once the market is ready for business, shoppers “can expect to talk to the person who picked those vegetables,” Jarrett said. The vendors also are able to tell shoppers how to store, prepare and cook the produce they sell. For anyone new to farmers market shopping, Jarrett offered these tips: • Bring your own bags.

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• Come with a small list. • Be open to new ideas. “If they come to the farmers market, they’re going to see a lot of things that you will not see in a grocery store produce department,” Joe Langeneckert said. “Grocery stores, they try to move things they’re going to sell quite a bit of. Somebody like me, I’ll plant a small batch of let’s say some kale or heirloom tomatoes, or heirloom pumpkins or watermelons, things of that nature

— things that you can’t really store and ship across the country.” Customers also should know that prices and supply are not static. The cost of fresh produce is tied to weather and its effects on individual crops, as well as supply and demand. “When it’s tomato season, everyone has tomatoes, and that affects price,” Jarrett said. Between the grocery store and the farmers market in the parking lot,

Jarrett said Wednesday and Saturday customers could make one stop for all of their food needs. She said Hy-Vee had been a good partner for the farmers market. “He’s been very accommodating and agreeable with everything we’ve asked,” she said of store director Gary Swearingen. “He’s been nothing but helpful.” The partnership was a boon to market trade. “After we moved, we had a 73 percent increase in sales,” Jarrett said, adding that on an average market day, 400 to 500 shoppers stop by. The market previously was in Gladstone’s city center but moved last summer to make way for The Heights development.

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

News in Brief Women with Revolutionary roots celebrate 50th anniversary The William Boydston Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently celebrated its 50th anniversary with a tea. Among the guests were state officers Corresponding Secretary Cindy Suich and Historian Theresa Risch, and Midwest District Director Linda Sehrt. Also attending the Gladstone chapter’s celebration were members of several other chapters, among them Alexander Doniphan, Clay County Patriots, Independence Pioneers, White Aloe and Prairie. After the ritual, Regent Judy Martin honored former regents and presented them with certificates. Certificates were also given to ladies with more than 20 years of membership. A 50-year membership certificate was presented to Jean

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Past regents of the William Boydston Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution who were honored at the Gladstone chapter’s 50th anniversary celebration include, standing from Contributed photo left, Virginia Otto, Betty Sears, Freddie Nichols, present Regent Members of the William Boydston Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the Judy Martin, and Suzanne Botts, seated. American Revolution gather to celebrated the Gladstone club’s 50th anniversary. McCone, a charter member of William Boydston. The program closed with a brief history of the chapter given by Chapter Historian Janice Tilman. DAR is an organization of women who have traced their lineage back to the name of someone who served in the Continental army in the American Revolutionary War. Anyone who is interested and think they might be eligible is encouraged to call 679-8848.

Primary filing opens Feb. 25 The first day to file as a candidate for the 2014 primary and general elections in Missouri is Tuesday, Feb. 25. Candidates for state offices file at the secretary of state’s office, 600 W. Main St. in Jefferson City. This election cycle, that includes candidates for Missouri auditor, eight U.S. representatives,

17 state senators in even-numbered districts, 163 state representatives and various judges across the state. Filing for other offices takes place at the local level. Multiple Clay County offices are up for election. Secretary of State Jason Kander encouraged all candidates to visit www.sos.mo.gov/elections/2014primary to learn important information and view a new webinar providing an overview of the filing process.

Candidate filing will close March 25.

Prevention conference set for Feb. 28 The Northland Coalition, an entity of Tri-County Mental Health Services that promotes healthy, drug-free lifestyles for Northland youths, will host its 2014 Prevention Conference on from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday,

Feb. 28, at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, 1600 N. Missouri Highway 291 in Liberty. The conference will include a keynote address, workshops and a special presentation on the impact of marijuana legalization laws. The event is free, but registration is required. Participants can register online at Northland PreventionConference. evenbrite.com, by phone at 877-0401 or by email at Karas@Tri-CountyMHS.org.

Community Calendar Thursday, Feb. 20 APRIL BALLOT: The NKC PTA Council will present a candidate forum and an informational meeting about the bond and levy issues on the April 8 ballot during its regular meeting beginning at 7 p.m. at New Mark Middle School, 515 NE 106th St. in Kansas City. Superintendent Todd White will give an informational presentation on the bond and levy. School board candidates have been invited to the forum and will take questions.

Church, 8029 N. Oak Trafficway. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 P.m. Thursday and Friday, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. All unsold items will be donated to Hillcrest Ministries. NORTHHAVEN2: Northaven 2 will have a neighborhood meeting will be at 7 p.m. at Fairview Christian Church, 1800 NE 65th St. A raffle for the March 2 Missouri Mavericks game will benefit the neighborhood’s charitable services. Refreshments will be provided.

TOPS: Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter 1072 meets LIBRARY: Internet 102, weekly from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., a program for adults on Web Thursdays at Kansas City North browsers, search engines and Community Center, 3930 NE other topics, will begin at 2 p.m. Antioch Road. For more informat the Antioch branch of Midtion, call 455-8517. Continent Public Library; registration is required. Preschool TOPS: Take Off Pounds storytime will be at 10 a.m. Sensibly Chapter 787 meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays FUNDRAISER: A three-day at North Kansas City Hospital rummage sale to benefit 20 area Pavilion in the Frontier Room. missions and ministries will For information, call Linda at begin at Gashland Presbyterian 591-9772.

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CAREGIVERS: Shepherd’s Center of the Northland, 4805 NE Antioch Road in Kansas City, offers a free caregiver support group the third Friday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch is provided. Call 4524536 for details.

AAUW: AAUW Kansas City Northland will meet from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at North Kansas City Public Library. Carol Yarno of Beth Shalom Synagogue will speak about the book “Banishing Bullying Behavior” by SuEllen Fried and Blanche Sosland. For more information, contact President Janet Wilson at 5870583 or janetw@kc.rr.com.

Saturday, Feb. 22 REFORMATION: Your Reformation Walk, a one-day excursion through the times and places of Martin Luther, the Reformation and its legacy in America, will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 2003 NE Englewood Road in Kansas City. Registration is $23 at the door and includes lunch. For advance registration, call 452-9113.

Monday, Feb. 24 LIBRARY: Mystery Book Group will meet at 7 p.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library. Beginning Readers will meet at 6:30 p.m. GRANDFAMILIES: The Northland Grandfamilies Program will meet at 6 p.m. at Platte Woods United Methodist Church, 7310 NW Prairie View Road in

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REPUBLICAN WOMEN: First Federated Republicans Women’s Club of Clay County will meet at 7 p.m. at North Cross United Methodist Church, 1321 NE LIBRARY: Finding Books/ Vivion Road. The guest speaker Movies/Music You Want, a prowill be Nola Wood, who will talk about the new health care law. For gram for adults on the library’s online catalog, will begin at more information, call 792-2943. 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of Mid-Continent Public Library. Registration is required.

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STORYTIME: Toddler storytime will be at 10 a.m. at the Antioch branch of MidContinent Public Library.

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TOPS: Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets 9 to 10 a.m. weekly at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 6409 NW 72nd St. in Kansas City North. The nonprofit group offers weight-loss education and support. Visit for free. Class is led by a home economist and will continue every Wednesday. No registration is required. For information, call 741-8708.

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

53rd Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast Christian Community Chorus to benefit Assistance League seeks singers for debut season The 53rd Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast, to be held from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, will benefit Assistance League of Kansas City. The local chapter of National Assistance League fulfills unmet needs in the Greater Kansas City area through multiple programs operated solely by volunteers. Shirley Bush Helzberg will speak at the breakfast event in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center, 301 W. 13th St. in Kansas City. Proceeds from the Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast, with an expected attendance of approximately 1,000, will benefit Assistance League programs. Assistance League of Kansas City is supported primarily through income generated by The ReSale Shop, “an upscale thrift store offering quality, gently-used clothing, housewares, furniture, accessories, books, toys” and other items, according to a press release. The shop is at 6601 N. Oak Trafficway in Gladstone. Secondary support comes from donors. Among Assistance League programs is Operation

School Bell, which provides new clothing for children in need, as recommended by local school counselors and social workers. Children arrive at an appointed time to shop for new outfits in a department store-type setting. From September through December of 2013, Assistance League of Kansas City served more than 2,000 elementary school children, in addition to meeting with middle school-aged students at local department stores to provide similar shopping experiences for their new clothing. Another program is Senior Outreach Service. Volunteers from this committee link with six care facilities, providing activities, programs, small gifts and visits. Many members of Assistance League of Kansas City participate in Senior Pals, which links a volunteer with a nursing home resident, sending greeting cards for holidays, birthdays or other special occasions. With no paid staff, the membership of Assistance League of Kansas City for the 2013-2014 fiscal year is 341, including the high school-aged Assisteens.

The Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast Committee, founded by H. Roe Bartle and Clair Schroeder in 1961, was the first in the nation to include members of all faiths, communities, races, creeds, national origins and ethnic groups on its steering committee and corporate organization. The first breakfast was held on Feb. 22, 1962. Mayors from throughout the metro area will be invited. For additional information or to register for the breakfast, visit www.kccmpb.com or call 863-0992.

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rehearsals, as well as performances on Thursday, April A Northland organi- 27 and Saturday, April 29. He was inspired to create zation is forming for those who want share a the chorus by a change Christian message through in how music is used by Christian congregations. choral music. “The trend is toward Director Larry Harris is looking for members to contemporary music and join Christian Community praise bands, and away Chorus in its debut season. from the traditional choir Rehearsals are scheduled and organ — that tradito begin Tuesday, March tional sound,” he said. 4, and continue week- “Choral music continues ly at 7 p.m. at Gashland to be a viable way of conPresbyterian Church, veying a message.” The message in the 8029 N. Oak Trafficway in mission statement of the Kansas City. Harris said singers would chorus is the “love and need to commit to eight redemptive power of Jesus.”

The membership goal is 30 to 40 singers each session, but Harris would be happy with 25 for the first season. Anyone high school age or older with an interest in choral music is encouraged to join. “My goal with this is not to keep this in the church and sing to the choir, so to speak,” Harris said. Membership costs $20 for individuals and $30 for couples. The fees cover the cost of music and a professional accompanist at the performances. For more information, call Harris at 529-5725.

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CHAPTER 6: The Aftermath through the roofless, rickety remains of the Home Depot. More storms rolled in. Lightning flashed in the sky above the roofless store. Dark clouds showered a city that already seemed beyond repair.

shelters. They squatted amongst what was left of their homes and belongings, protecting them from looters, dishonest people who might try to steal anything of value left in the rubble.

Joplin saw no relief. Cold rain poured over the wreckage, followed by a humid, searing heat as rescue work continued.

Looting happened. But goodness happened too. Cases of bottled water were left at stoplights for anyone in need. Residents of neighboring towns arrived bearing food and supplies. Hugs were given freely. Someone painted a single, surviving tree in a smattering of bright colors, hanging birdhouses on every available branch, so that the winged residents of the treeless town could find a perch and a home. Volunteers were everywhere. The President arrived to assess the wreckage.

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Lily and Tara picked through the shards of Joplin. They searched for survivors, attempted to offer closure to those missing loved ones, tried to help Joplin to move forward and began to put their home back together piece by little piece. health. She knew that the heat was hard on her furry companion. She worried about the glass in her paws and how her so recently ill body would hold up during the long days of rescue work. Luckily, veterinarians in the area flocked to Joplin, setting up tents to serve as makeshift animal clinics. The vets checked on Lily everyday, making sure she was feeling well and handling the heat. They cleaned the glass from her paws and tended to her needs.

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Obituaries Virginia “Ann” Hoefer

Virginia “Ann” Hoefer, 62, Smithville, formerly of St. Joe, passed away Feb. 10, 2014. Visitation 5-7pm Monday, Feb. 17, Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville, where the Rosary will be prayed at 7pm. Committal service 10am Tuesday at Horigan Chapel, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Fr. Ron Will, C.PP.S. officiating. Survivors include her husband, John and sons, Bryan (Tammy) & James (Angela); 7 grandchildren. Meyers Northland Chapel 401 Main.,Parkville, MO 64152 (816) 741.0251 meyersfuneralchapel.com

Estha Marie Rhodes Moore

Estha Marie Rhodes Moore, 72, Liberty, Missouri, died February 14, 2014. Interment was in the Leavenworth National Cemetery. Survived by husband, Chuck,; daughters, Jenise and Rene’ and their families: Sons-inlaw, Glenn McKee and Casey Tyler; grandchildren: Grant McKee, and Kjirstin, Zachary, Jenna, Jared & Olivia Tyler; and her Greatgrandchildren. Condolences for the family may be left at ChurchArcherPasley.com (Arr: Church-Archer-Pasley Funeral Home, 119 E. Franklin St., Liberty, MO 64068, 816-781-2000)

Curtis “Bear” Thompson

Curtis “Bear” Thompson, 58, Liberty, Missouri died February 15, 2014. Survivors include his wife: Sharol; daughters: Twila, Jennifer, & Casie; mother, Edna Thompson; and 5 grandchildren. A memorial gathering is planned 5:00-7:00pm, Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Church-ArcherPasley Funeral Home. The family suggests contributions to the University of Kansas Cancer Center. Condolences may be left at ChurchArcherPasley.com (Arr: Church-ArcherPasley Funeral Home, 119 E. Franklin St., Liberty, MO 64068, 816-781-2000)

If the minimum wage had kept up with inflation over the past 40 years, workers today would earn no less than $10.75 an hour. Instead, as of 2014 the federal minimum wage is just $7.25 — meaning America’s lowest-paid earners have seen their pay decrease by more than 30 percent over that time. Most Missourians don’t feel that’s right. In 2006, Missouri voters went to the ballot box and voted in favor of proposition B, a new law requiring the state’s minimum wage to slowly increase over time to keep pace with increased cost of living. By doing so, we would prevent another 30-plus percent decrease over the decades to come. The minimum wage would simply remain consistent over time. If it seems like a commonsense idea, that’s because it is. And the people of Missouri agreed, passing proposition B 76 percent to 24 percent — a margin of victory of 52 points. Think about that for a moment: when was the last time we could agree on one side of an issue by a 52-point margin? Ask people if they agree that the Earth revolves around the sun and you won’t get those kinds of numbers. (No, seriously, a February 2014 report by the National Science Foundation found that only 74 percent of Americans agree that it does, while the other 26 percent disagree

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

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Rev. David Culver New Traditions Worship........ 8:30 am Sunday School ................... 9:30 am Traditional Worship ............10:50 am www.LCCDOC.org

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These have all been significantly changed or overturned by the legislature in the last five years alone. And don’t forget campaign contribution limits. Voters overwhelmingly passed contribution limits back in the 1990s, and in 2008 the legislature simply eliminated them altogether. Some will argue that direct democracy isn’t the best way to make laws, and that’s a fair debate. But the Missouri Constitution says we have the right to hold direct democratic ballot referendums. If we’re going to have these votes, shouldn’t they count for something? If the legislature is going to completely disregard votes of the people, then what’s the point of even having them? In other states that have ballot referendums, many have some kind of safeguard in place to prevent the legislature from simply overturning the will of the people. In states like Arizona and California, the legislature has to go to a second vote of the people if they want to overturn the first. It’s time we do the same in Missouri. As the minimum wage cost-of-living debate unfolds this year, protecting the progress that was made on that issue back in 2006 will be important in itself. But it will also be about protecting the right of the people to have their vote really mean something.

— a mere 48-point margin.) With that kind of support, you might think it would be a done deal. But you’d be wrong. In 2011, the Missouri House of Representatives debated House Bill 61 — a bill to overturn the 2006 vote of the people. It eliminated the cost-of-living adjustment and acted as if the vote — even with its huge margin of victory — had just never happened. Amazingly the vote in the House was 92-60 in favor of the bill. Fortunately, though, there were not quite enough “yes” votes to override a veto, and so ultimately the bill died. As a result, Missouri’s minimum wage is a quarter higher than it would be otherwise, at $7.50 an hour. Fast-forward three years to 2014 and there are those who want to try it again. While the country at-large debates increasing the federal minimum wage to make it something closer to its historical $10.75 equivalent, forces in Jefferson City would like to see it go in the other direction. Eliminate the inflation-adjustment mechanism, they say, and decrease the wage to $7.25. Although that effort failed last time, there is plenty of precedent to suggest it could happen. Consider the Missouri legislature’s notorious recent history when it comes to respecting votes of the people: Missourians voted to more strictly regulate puppy mills, to finance education with casino money, and to increase new renewable energy production in the state.

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Presbyterian FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

138 N. Main, Liberty, MO Pastor Nikki Cooley 18 Sunday School .......................9-9:45 am Traditional Worship ..................10:00 am Nursery Provided Provided During Worship

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NORTHMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

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CROPLAND FOR RENT The Missouri Department of Conservation will accept cash rent bid proposals to farm approximately 100 acres of cropland on the Cooley Lake Conservation Area approximately 6 miles west of Orrick, Missouri. Proposals will be accepted until 9:00 a.m. on March 11, 2014. For additional information and proposal forms contact: Missouri Department of Conversation, 16800 Settle Station Rd., Platte City, MO 64079, Phone 816-5855718 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the Liberty Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. and the Liberty City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 101 East Kansas Street, Liberty, Missouri, to consider the following: A request by BankLiberty to amend to the Future Land Use map for Blackberry 1st plat, lot 3 and Blackberry 3rd plat, tract C from Mixed Use to Low-Density Residential. Questions may be directed to Planning and Zoning, 816-439-4543. Published in the Liberty Tribune: Feb. 20, 2014 PUBLIC NOTICE The Liberty, Missouri Tax Increment Financing (“TIF”) Commission will consider a proposed amendment to the Amended Liberty Triangle Tax Increment Financing Plan. Pursuant

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to law, the public is hereby notified that: A.A public hearing regarding a proposed amendment to the Amendment of the Liberty Triangle Tax Increment Financing Plan (the “Plan”) to: 1) amend the budget for the Blue Jay Crossing portion (Project Area I) of the Plan, will be held before the City of Liberty TIF Commission on March 19, 2014, at 7:30 a.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 101 East Kansas, Liberty, Missouri 64068. B. The Redevelopment Area is generally bounded by Interstate 35, Missouri Highway 152, and the Liberty Public School District property in the City of Liberty. C. All interested persons shall be given an opportunity to be heard at the public hearing described in A. above. D.The proposed amendment to the Blue Jay Crossing portion of the Liberty Triangle Tax Increment Financing Plan, if approved, would reflect reductions in the

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NOTICE OF CONSIDERATION OF PROJECT Pursuant to Section 177.088 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri LIBERTY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 53, CLAY COUNTY, MISSOURI Notice is hereby given to those persons residing within the Liberty Public School District No. 53, Clay County, Missouri that a meeting of the Board of Education of the District shall be held on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. at the District Administration Center, 650 Conistor, in Liberty, Missouri at which time the Board will consider a lease-purchase project in order to provide for the acquisition, construction, improvement, extension, repair, remodeling, renovation and financing of sites, buildings, facilities, furnishings and equipment for school purposes and other improvements at various District school facilities, pursuant to Section 177.088 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri. By order of the Board of Education of Liberty Public School District No. 53, Clay County, Missouri this 3rd day of February, 2014.

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/s/Sandra Cockrum Secretary of Board of Education Liberty Public School District No. 53, Clay County, Missouri Published in the Liberty Tribune: Feb. 13, 20, 2014

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PUBLISHER’S NOTICE: All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise “any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, financial status or national origin, or intention to make any preference, limitation or discrimination.: This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis.

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2 BR, 1 BA, 4 plex in Riverside $550/mo., $250/dep. Water & trash paid 816-436-7871

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

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1306 NE 84th Pl., KCMO. 3 BR, 2 BA, 1,800 sq.ft. home, wood floors, fenced yard, NKCS District, $1050/mo. Call 816-804-2142. 3 BR, 2 BA, large kitchen, garage w/extra parking, new paint & flooring, no smokers, no pets. By NKC Hospital. $825. 816-453-5336.

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

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PUBLIC NOTICE ACCORDING TO THE LEASE BY AND BETWEEN, Q-18 Charles Betterton, AND TKG-StorageMart and its related parties, assigns and affiliates IN ORDER TO PERFECT THE LIEN ON THE GOODS CONTAINED IN THEIR STORAGE UNITS THE MANAGER HAS CUT THE LOCK ON THEIR UNIT AND Upon cursory inspection THE unit(s) were found to contain: Helmets, couch, recliner, microwave, BBQ grills lamps, cooler, chairs, garden tools, games, fishing poles, antlers. Items will be sold or otherwise disposed of on February 26, 2014 @ 9:30 am at the location listed below to satisfy owner’s lien in accordance with state statutes. Storage Mart #122 at 11510 N Main Kansas City, MO 64155 (816)734-3989 Published in the Liberty Tribune and Gladstone Dispatch: Feb. 20, 2014 NOTICE OF LEIN SALE Claycomo Village Stor-it will sell the following units: #249, #268, #273, #102A, #25G. Sale to be held March 1, 2014 at 10 a.m., cash only. 339 NE 69 Hwy, Claycomo, Mo. Published in the Liberty Tribune and Gladstone Dispatch: Feb. 20, 2014

total costs of the project and in the costs to be reimbursed to the Developer from TIF and Community Improvement District (“CID”) funds. In addition, it would provide for a shift in the reimbursement allocations among certain line items in the budget and between the TIF and CID columns of the budget. E. More specific information regarding the amendment to the Liberty Triangle Tax Increment Financing Plan is available for inspection by all interested parties at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 101 East Kansas, Liberty, Missouri 64068. The documents may be inspected between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, exclusive of holidays. Published in The Liberty Tribune: Feb. 20 and Mar. 13, 2014

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS The North Kansas City School District will be accepting sealed bids for under slab plumbing upgrades at Gashland Elementary School. These projects consist of upgrades to the internal sanitary sewer lines. Scopes of work will include general construction, plumbing, masonry, flooring, resinous flooring, painting, electrical. Bids will be accepted at the North Kansas City School District Administrative Offices, 2000 NE 46th St., KCMO 64116, 2:00 p.m. local time March 11th, 2014. Refer to Bid Documents for exact bid times. Bids received after said time will be returned unopened. A mandatory pre-bid meeting is scheduled to be held at Gashland Elementary Schools cafeteria, 500 NE 83rd St., KCMO 64118 on February 27th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Electronic plans and specs will be available from KC Blueprint on February 20, 2014 by contacting Ruby Lane at KC Blueprint, at (816) 5270900 or www.KCBlueprint.com The NKCSD Board of Education reserves the right to reject any or all bids and reserves the right to be the sole judge of what it considers the lowest responsible bid. The NKCSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Published in the Liberty Tribune and Gladstone Dispatch Feb. 13, 20, 2014

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Liberty Building Material Dist. needs PT warehouse, CDL licensed, individual. Apply in person 930 Kent St. Liberty, MO. Maintenance Technician FT position with benefits at northland property. Must have exp. in plumbing, carpentry, electrical & H/AC. HVAC cert. req. Valid D/L & transportation req. Apply in person at 205 Belmont, Liberty.

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DRIVERS: CDL-B: Great Pay, Hometime! No-Forced Dispatch! New Singles from St. Joseph to surrounding states. TruckMovers.com or 888-567-4861. DRIVERS- Holland’s hiring local & Regional drivers in Kansas City, KS! Requirements: 1yr or 50K miles, van-type within 5 yrs, Tanker/Hazmat, CDLA, 21 YOA. Must apply at: www.hollandregional.com/careers EOE

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MAINTENANCE PERSON Professional Mgmt. Co. in need of maintenance person full time. Four apartment complexes totaling 88 units. Experience in electric, plumbing & HVAC certified. Need own tools & reliable transportation. Excelsior Springs. Fax resume to: 417-886-1552 Attn: Connie

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DRIVERS: Local/Regional! Kansas City Reefer! CDL-A, 1 yr. Exp. Req. Estenson Logistics. Apply: www.goelc.com 1-866-3369642.

Earn up tp $3,850-$7,000. Study Avail. for adults age 18-50. If you are a light smoker, taking no medications, Avail. for one day stays, you may qualify. Interested? Study 4950. Call Quintiles! 913-8945533.

DRIVERS: Home Daily! And great Revenue! Sounds too good to be true! Triple Crown is Hiring for Owner Operators. Class A CDL and late model tractor needed or we have a Lease Purchase Program. 888-992-5609.

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Direct Sales Representative WANTED Earn a Guaranteed Hourly Wage PLUS Mileage reimbursement PLUS Generous Performance Based Commission

The ideal candidate must have reliable transportation and be able to work flexible hours; mainly Wednesday – Friday late afternoons and weekend days. The ideal candidate will possess the following skills: Organized, Prompt and Outgoing Teachable and easy to talk to Able to work at least 8 hours per week Sales experience a plus, but not required

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JOIN OUR TEAM! Pleasant Valley Manor Care Center, a long term nursing and rehab facility near Liberty is seeking candidates for the following position:

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KC North- Fri., Sat., Sun, Feb. 2123, 8a-5pm, 6154 Circle View Drive. Furniture, vintage & retro items, & much more. No antiques.

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English Bull Dogs/ Old English Bull Dogs, first shots & worming, chocolate & white and other colors. 816204-1484.

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English Bulldog, registered. born Aug 5, 2013, has all shots, spoiled.Originally paid $3,000, asking $2,000. Parents are high quality breed show dogs. Only sell to someone that has owned a Bulldog or has one already. No breeding. Only have to sell for medical reasons. 816-532-4647.

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4 pc. bedroom set, dresser, chest, mirror & night stand, Bombay chest. 816-420-0749.

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Sportcraft Ping Pong Table. Folds up. In good condition. Asking $150. Call or text 816-812-8514, in Liberty.

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We have openings for FULL-TIME &/or PART-TIME tellers. Includes some Saturdays. Experience not required, but seek reliable, mature candidate with good math aptitude, computer familiarity, and customer service skills. Full-time position enjoys health benefit plan, ESOP and 401(k). Send qualifications to: ATTN - Personnel Dept. Clay County Savings Bank PO BOX 277 Liberty, MO 64069-0277

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CUSTOMER SERVICE REPS NEEDED! We need energetic individuals for inbound and outbound calling. MUST have very good phone skills, clear speaking voice, and professionalism with our clients. We have 2-3 openings available. You will be scheduling calls as they come in, and calling out to fill the schedule. Full times, 8 ours a day, vary from 7 am- 7pm. Must be available for weekends/on call. Wonderful opportunity for mature, motivated, and detail oriented professionals!

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RETIREMENT FARM AUCTION 10801 N. Robin Hood Lane, KCMO (Southwest of Smithville, MO.)

Thursday, Feb. 27 • 10:30 AM Entire auction held inside of large farm building. Partial List: 1989 Case-IH 885 D tractor w/C-A-H, 2700 hours., equipped w/Case-IH 2255 loader; 1840 Case Dunl-loader w/1731 hrs.; NH #155 PTO spreader; 1991 Ford Super Duty XLT Lariat, diesel dually, 4-spd., 460 engine, 11 1/2 flatbed w/5th wheel ball, 140K, Top Hand cattle squeeze chute Arkfield portable scale. See website www.pickettauction.com for full list and many pictures.

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A8 Gladstone Dispatch

Thursday, February 20, 2014

On the Record â– â–  The following information is provided by the Gladstone Department of Public safety.

Jan. 22 â– â–  7207 N M1 HWY/STEALING â– â–  1100 BLOCK OF NE 69TH ST/ DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY â– â–  NW 62ND ST AND N BROADWAY/NARCOTICS POSSESSION

Jan. 24

â– â–  6800 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ NARCOTICS POSSESSION

Jan. 23 â– â–  5700 BLOCK OF N WOODLAND AV/STEALING â– â–  7600 BLOCK OF N BROOKLYN AV/ASSAULT â– â–  7000 BLOCK OF N OLIVE ST/ FRAUD

Jan. 28

â– â–  1100 BLOCK OF NE 67TH PL/ AUTO THEFT STOLEN

â– â–  5900 BLOCK OF N PARK AV/DISORDELY CONDUCT

â– â–  100 BLOCK NW 63RD ST/ AUTO THEFT STOLEN

â– â–  6800 BLOCK OF N BALTIMORE AV/ DISORDELY CONDUCT

â– â–  7200 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ FRAUD â– â–  6400 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ ASSAULT

â– â–  7100 BLOCK OF N PROSPECT AV/STEALING â–  â–  6800 BLOCK OF N BALTIMORE AV/ASSAULT

â– â–  2500 BLOCK OF NE 72ND ST/ ASSAULT â– â–  7000 BLOCK OF N OLIVE ST/ ASSAULT â– â–  6800 BLOCK OFN BALTIMORE AV/DISORDELY CONDUCT â– â–  7207 N M1 HWY/FRAUD â– â–  7500 BLOCK OF N HARRISON PL/NARCOTICS POSSESSION â– â–  6400 BLOCK OF N PROSPECT AV/STEALING â– â–  4900 BLOCK OF N OLD PIKE RD/STEALING

Jan. 26

AV/DISORDELY CONDUCT

Jan. 30

Feb. 2

â– â–  6100 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

â– â–  100 BLOCK OF NW 63RD ST/BURGLARY

Jan. 25

FORGERY COUNTERFEITING

â– â–  6800 BLOCK OF N BROADWAY/BURGLARY â– â–  6300 BLOCK OF N ANTIOCH RD/STEALING â– â–  1300 BLOCK OF NE 70TH TER/ DISORDELY CONDUCT

â– â–  6400 BLOCK OF N PROSPECT AV/ORDINANCE VIOLATION â– â–  6400 BLOCK OF N WOODLAND AV/BURGLARY â– â–  6700 BLOCK OF N BALES AV/ RECOVERED PROPERTY â– â–  3200 BLOCK OF NE 59TH ST/ STEALING â– â–  200 BLOCK OF NW 53RD TER/DISORDELY CONDUCT

â– â–  5700 BLOCK OF N BROOKLYN AV/DISORDELY CONDUCT â– â–  6700 BLOCK OF N ASKEW CIR/DISORDELY CONDUCT â– â–  3500 BLOCK OF NE 72ND ST/ DISORDELY CONDUCT â– â–  3900 BLOCK OF NE SHADY LANE DR/ASSAULT

Jan. 31

Jan. 29

â– â–  6200 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ORDINANCE VIOLATION

â– â–  7100 BLOCK OF N PROSPECT AV/STEALING â– â–  6100 BLOCK OF N MAIN ST/ BURGLARY â– â–  7100 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ FORGERY â– â–  BLOCK OF NE 61ST ST/ DISORDELY CONDUCT

Feb. 3 â– â–  2300 BLOCK OF NE 68TH ST/ STEALING â– â–  7207 N M1 HWY/FORGERY â– â–  BLOCK OF NW ENGLEWOOD RD/ASSAULT â– â–  7400 BLOCK OF N ANTIOCH RD/AUTO THEFT STOLEN

Feb. 1

â– â–  7600 BLOCK OF N LYDIA AV/ DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

â– â–  5600 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/STEALING

â– â–  7000 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/

â– â–  6600 BLOCK OF N INDIANA

â– â–  7400 BLOCK OF N ANTIOCH RD/BURGLARY â– â–  5900 BLOCK OF N PARK AV/ DISORDELY CONDUCT

â– â–  7117 N PROSPECT AV/ STEALING

A game you’ll love!

â– â–  6300 BLOCK OF N OAK TFWY/ NARCOTICS POSSESSION â– â–  2200 BLOCK OF NE 56TH TER/ ASSAULT

Jan. 27 â– â–  6500 BLOCK OF N INDIANA AV/ DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY

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â– â–  BLOCK OF NW 53RD TER/ DISORDELY CONDUCT â–  â–  5800 BLOCK OF N BROADWAY/RAPE STATUTORY

New letters will be posted weekly through Februaryy 26 and 27 in

â– â–  NE 72ND ST AND N BELLEFONTAINE AV/ NARCOTICS POSSESSION

GLADSTONE

â– â–  NE 67TH TER AND N PROSPECT AV/ORDINANCE

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