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Businesses of Character Reflect on Citizenship
July 17, 2017, The Noticed Network
There is so much goodness to Notice in our community! We are definitely a Community of Character!!

Bus driver who shares special bond with student gets award for kindess
February 17, 2016, Fox4 News
We’ve heard of special bonds between teachers and students, but one 11-year-old has a unique bond. His admiration goes beyond the classroom and on to the school bus.

Character Breakfast honors residents for acts of kindness
January 27, 2016, Lee's Summit Journal
Lee’s Summit CARES recognized community members for making Lee’s Summit a better place at the annual Mayor’s Character Breakfast Thursday.

Community effort in Lee's Summit for Drug Take-Back Day
September 25, 2015, Lee's Summit Journal
Monica Meeks, program coordinator for Lee’s Summit CARES, said the organization’s front line stance on drug and alcohol use by youth in Lee’s Summit has allowed it to gain insight on a number of issues addressing teens.

Medical marijuana bill passes house committee
April 16, 2014, Lee's Summit Journal
A proposal to legalize cannabis extracts for medical purposes was passed April 8 with a unanimous vote by Missouri House General Laws Committee. Under the proposed law, House Bill 2238, the State Department of Agriculture would be authorized to produce, manufacture and distribute cannabis extract that is low in THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and high in CBD (cannabidiol).