Updated at 1:52 PM

Bruce Bartlett, a former aide to Ronald Reagan, is not the only reasonable conservative whose views of Barack Obama’s presidency have not been tainted by the hysterical rhetoric of the Republican Party’s extreme right wing.

Posted at 11:00 AM

PICTURES EMAILED"The Gates Of Hell", a free community Haunted House, with a Haunted Garage, Lost Souls Cemetery and Zombie Trail, is located at 10000 E. 15th St. S. in Independence. The Haunted House is...

Posted at 11:00 AM

The 92nd annual Lone Jack Oyster Supper will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Lone Jack Civic Club, Hensley Hall, 509 Bynum Road (1/2 mile south of U.S. 50 at the Lone Jack exit).In addition to the fried oysters, brisket dinners, hot...

Posted at 11:40 AM

"Right now in our world, I think the alarms are sounding while some think all is well. At this point, I don't believe that we can wait for anymore alarms to ring before we act. They are blaring."

Posted at 11:15 AM

  It used to be that we adults just had to worry about keeping up with our children in the smarts department. (Remember the...

Posted at 11:05 AM

Ghouls just wanna have fun! CBS's hit daytime gab show The Talk will celebrate Halloween Friday, Oct.

Posted at 10:04 AM

To share your favorite photos, email to sheila.davis@examiner.net , post to us at 410 S. Liberty St., Independence, MO 64050 or bring by our office just south of the Square.

Posted at 11:20 AM

I have a beautiful friend from high school who pours her heart — and her recipes — out on her blog. You’ll see many wonderful articles at Read My Chicken Scratch, but there are two posts that I can’t recommend highly enough.

Updated at 9:19 AM

Week in religionCatholic bishops ended a two-week summit in Rome last week without coming to an agreement on the church’s teachings regarding gays and lesbians.

Posted at 9:08 AM

WHO Country music superstar Alan JacksonWHAT He’ll be in concert at the Independence Events Center on Friday, April 17, 2015. It’s part of his 25th anniversary “Keepin’ it Country” tour.TICKETS...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar