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January 21, 2015

      KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City's first LEGO League World Class Challenge was held Saturday at Union Station. Fifty metro area teams used the building blocks to solve problems, like how to get rid of old electronic devices. The fourth- to... More

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January 8, 2015

Mother nature took it’s toll today on the historic lamp post clock located in front of Union Station. The clock, originally erected in the 1880’s at 10th & Main and relocated in 1918 to 11th& Grand, was eventually installed in front of the... More

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January 7, 2015

BY JESUS LOPEZ-GOMEZ SPECIAL TO THE STAR 01/06/2015 3:27 PM | UPDATED:   01/06/2015 4:32 PM Read more here: http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article5509248.html#storylink=cpy Marisa Madeira (left), 17, and Cooper Yerby, 18, both Olathe... More

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December 23, 2014

By Victoria Craig //  Published December 23, 2014 // FOXBusiness When Cooper Yerby was six years old, he wanted to be a pilot. But, like most young children, as he grew up, his opinion changed. A few years later, he wanted to be a meteorologist,... More

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December 11, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Science City at Kansas City's Union Station is rebounding from years of stagnant attendance, thanks to new exhibits and attractions and an increase in donations. The latest good news came Wednesday, with the opening of two... More

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December 10, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For more than 10 months, a cross functional team of engineers, architects and construction professionals at Burns & McDonnell has been designing, building and constructing two one-of-a-kind... More

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December 10, 2014

BY MATT CAMPBELL THE KANSAS CITY STAR 12/09/2014 6:01 PM   12/10/2014 12:05 AM   At the new “Every Last Drop” exhibit at Science City in Union Station, an interactive water station allows children to explore the properties of water and the... More

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December 8, 2014

Contacts: Kristi Widmar 551-208-5922klwidmar@burnsmcd.com Michael Trittmtritt@unionstation.org 816-460-2278             INSPIRED BY KANSAS CITY AREA KIDS – BUILT BY ENGINEERS: THE NATION’S MOST ROBUST STEM COMPETITION DELIVERS ONE-OF-A-KIND... More

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December 8, 2014

By Joel Counce jcounce@themeridianstar.com | Posted: Thursday, December 4, 2014 5:00 am   Photo by Paula Merritt Santa Train Holly Rodgers, left, Kam Rodgers, Wanda Herrington, Kade Rodgers and Brandon Rodgers take a look at one of the cars... More

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November 24, 2014

BY JUDY L. THOMAS |  THE KANSAS CITY STAR 11/22/2014 8:40 PM   UPDATED: 11/23/2014 12:13 AM Read more here: http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article4071926.html#storylink=cpy   PHOTO BY: ROY INMAN   As she stood among the throngs packed into... More

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Celebrate 100 Years of Connecting Kansas City

Get event information and details about Union Station's 100 year anniversary in our special Flipbook.

Download a collection of press-quality contemporary and historical photos (50.4mb zip file).