July 2013

Archives for July 2013.

Brush with fame

Leaven newcomer’s painting talents are on display. by Jessica Langdon jessica.langdon@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — By day, advertising coordinator Julie Holthaus pours herself into her ink-and-paper profession at The Leaven. But off the job, her…

Praying for religious freedom

Archbishop leads celebration of fortnight for freedom. by Jessica Langdon jessica.langdon@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Fireworks celebrating America’s freedom weren’t the only events that drew crowds this summer. Catholics filled Kansas churches to pray for…

Celebrating women

Keeler Women’s Center celebrates a decade of serving the women of Kansas City, Kansas by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Just about everything you need to know about the 10th anniversary celebration of…

Gone with the wind

As winds roared, trees toppled, grain bins crashed, hail pounded and walls ripped apart overhead, seven members of the Becker family added their own voices to the storm.