Oxford Middle School celebrates student completing chemotherapy. Jacob Sprinkle, a seventh grader at Oxford Middle School, was treated to lunch this week by his teachers and fellow students to celebrate the completion of three years of chemotherapy after being diagnosed with cancer. To celebrate, teachers chipped in to buy treats, balloons and a special Jimmy Johns lunch for Sprinkle and his friends. The party lasted about a half hour and parents and staff stopped by to congratulate him.
Blue Valley School District seeking bids for addition to performing arts space at Blue Valley Northwest. The Blue Valley school board has approved a bid solicitation for a project at Blue Valley Northwest that includes remodeling the performing arts space and expanding it by 2,400 square feet. The project will create three new separate spaces for choir, band and orchestra, and add a tornado shelter as part of the expansion.
Aloft hotel and Park Place is sold. The Kansas City Business Journal is reporting the Aloft hotel at the Park Place mixed use development in Leawood has been sold.