Author: Chloe Leshner

Vendors turn trash into treasure

2 Friends & Junk offers one of a kind items to shoppers. The festival today had 170 booths featuring vintage, re-purposed, handmade and industrial goods. Vendors created furniture, clothing, jewelr...

GreenTown Joplin transitioning out

Greensburg Greentown helped to rebuild energy efficient homes in its Southeast Kansas town after a devastating tornado in 2007. Years later, the non-profit did the same here in Joplin, helping resi...

Squirrel statue stolen from Briarbrook

Golfers were focused on their games, but something is noticeably missing from the 17th hole. Briarbrook Country Club members have been going nuts over a stolen squirrel statue."It's just a nice som...

Creating livable streets in 4 states

Local leaders hit the pavement learning how to implement livable street plans which ensure that everyone has access to safe transportation options. "The reason I'm here is because I work for a firm...

Run Funds Programs in Miami

Saturday morning marks the Miami Rotary Club's largest fundraiser, Willie's Run. The 5k and fun run that will finance multiple programs for children including scholarships and programs keeping them...