Community - The Examiner of East Jackson County delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 06:27:25 +0000 In Independence, animal shelter volunteers step up Sat, 17 Aug 2019 03:28:40 CST Mike Genet Next week's senior center meals Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:58:40 CST Blue Springs fourth grader's lemonade stand aids first responders Fri, 16 Aug 2019 02:46:40 CST Bill Althaus 5 Things to Do: Baseball, food, community service on tap Thu, 15 Aug 2019 13:32:40 CST Japanese students on cultural exchange in Independence Thu, 15 Aug 2019 03:09:40 CST Mike Genet Animals Best Friends:Two young dogs need homes Wed, 14 Aug 2019 17:44:40 CST By Gisele Gamble Special to The Examiner Active citizen: Local student selected for nationwide leadership program Wed, 14 Aug 2019 03:27:40 CST Michael Smith Pups available for adoption Tue, 13 Aug 2019 10:26:40 CST Dawn Buckallew has given to Grain Valley at work and in volunteer time Tue, 13 Aug 2019 03:00:40 CST Bill Althaus Days Gone By: New baseball, football stadiums coming Sun, 11 Aug 2019 18:30:40 CST Ginger Rogers home in Independence set to close Sat, 10 Aug 2019 06:48:40 CST Mike Genet Portraits of the Past: Feasting and fellowship on the agenda Fri, 09 Aug 2019 21:42:26 CST Sign up for Vesper Hall trips Sat, 10 Aug 2019 11:51:40 CST By The Examiner staff Fun and faith at a high-energy event Sat, 10 Aug 2019 03:08:40 CST Mike Genet Englewood gets a boost from Independence council Fri, 09 Aug 2019 02:37:40 CST Mike Genet Car cruise for a cause in Grain Valley Fri, 09 Aug 2019 02:37:40 CST Bill Althaus 5 Things to Do: Championship comes to Kansas City Thu, 08 Aug 2019 15:52:24 CST Missouri State Fair opens today Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:26:40 CST Animals Best Friends: Consider fostering a pet in need Wed, 07 Aug 2019 13:31:40 CST By Gisele Gamble Special to The Examiner Independence man has a simple pitch – find joy Wed, 07 Aug 2019 03:20:40 CST Michael Smith