Category: <span>Community</span>

New Symbol of Community Spirit Takes Root in Martin City
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New Symbol of Community Spirit Takes Root in Martin City

Martin City is an especially popular place during the holidays, attracting visitors who can’t resist the warm, hometown feeling of our classic restaurants, retail shops, and seasonal style lining streets and sidewalks. Lights are always part of our neighborhood’s appeal and this year a new idea sprouted among members of the Martin City Community Improvement District board of directors.

Santa’s Bakeshop Decorates Martin City’s Holiday Appeal
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Santa’s Bakeshop Decorates Martin City’s Holiday Appeal

Santa’s Bakeshop Decorates Martin City’s Holiday Appeal Festive Idea Sweetens The Neighborhood’s Reputation as a Seasonal Destination. Great food and unique gifts always make Martin City popular during the holiday season, and this year, there’s an exciting new reason to pay us a visit. Santa’s Bakeshop is a pop-up fantasyland you don’t want to miss,...

Historic Martin City Church Endures on Sacred Ground
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Historic Martin City Church Endures on Sacred Ground

“Our congregation has been here nearly ten years and the church itself goes much, much farther back,” says Pastor Darwin Neal of Anointed House of Glory. “It’s always been very special. And after everything that’s happened over the years, you can’t help but think it was just meant to be here.”

Midwest Recovery Supports Community
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Midwest Recovery Supports Community

Midwest Recovery Centers is bigger than you might think. The company’s main offices are tucked away in two buildings on Holmes Road in Martin City and it owns five houses nearby in Kansas City and Overland Park where patients can stay during recovery. More than 50 patients now depend on the four-year-old business and the number keeps growing.

Martin City Pride is Key to Protecting Progress
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Martin City Pride is Key to Protecting Progress

Officers Give Our Community Credit for Discouraging Crime. If you haven’t met Officers Mary McCall and Aaron Whitehead, you’re missing out on two of our community’s biggest fans. They’ve been keeping watch over Martin City for the past couple of years and cheering our renewal on.  “Martin City is shining,” says McCall, gazing down 135th...

What is a Community Improvement District?
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What is a Community Improvement District?

Community Improvement Districts Defined A Community Improvement District (CID) is a specific area of non-residential properties, whose owners choose to pay an additional tax or fee to help fund services and improvements within the district’s boundaries. Authorized activities can include (but are not limited to) advertising and promotional activities, security patrols, trash and recycling services,...

Martin City School Learns To Grow With Community
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Martin City School Learns To Grow With Community

Kindness and commitment shape life lessons for kids and adults. As summer winds down, back-to-school excitement is building at Martin City K-8! The administrative staff has been busy preparing as teachers return to set up their classrooms for the 2019/20 school year. School officially starts on August 15th and everyone is looking forward to reconnecting...

Martin City Animal Hospital Fetches Community’s Love
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Martin City Animal Hospital Fetches Community’s Love

Devotion to people, dogs and cats earns loyalty and success. We consider pets an important part of the family in Martin City. That’s why Dr. Libby Robertson and her team at Martin City Animal Hospital feel right at home in our community! Visit the cozy clinic near the train tracks on Cherry Street and you’ll...

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