Mill Valley News

New premium sides at Wendy’s disappoint

Sarah Fulton, managing editor

May 12, 2012

Early this year I was delighted with changes Wendy’s had made to their cheeseburgers. They promised that the new "Dave" burgers were thicker, juicer and overall more delicious and they delivered. So when I saw the addition o...

Journalism staffs place in JEMKC awards

Katie Linsey, reporter

May 4, 2012

Journalism staffs attended the 2012 Journalism Educators of Metropolitan Kansas City awards ceremony at Johnson County Community College on Wednesday, April 25. The awards are as follows: The JagWire website, second place The Jag...

Best Regards Bakery good but not phenomenal

Sarah Fulton, managing editor

May 4, 2012

Overwhelmed by larger million dollar restaurants, Best Regards Bakery,6759 W 119th Street, is located in a quite unassuming strip mall. Large floor-to-ceiling windows, decorated with decals declaring things like cookies, make...

Sylas and Maddy’s offers decent ice cream but lacks magic

Sarah Fulton, managing editor

April 26, 2012

Hiding in the corner of a strip mall and concealed by a Super Target, Sylas and Maddy’s Ice Cream, 11925 South Strang Line Road, is a Lawrence transport that found a second home in Olathe. My first impression was that the s...

Doughnut Factory good for a sugar high

Sarah Fulton, managing editor

April 20, 2012

An elderly man greeted me as I walked through the doors of Doughnut Factory, 9408 Johnson Dr in Shawnee Mission. He appeared to be the sole employee of the tiny doughnut shop and the only one that was needed. The store was sm...

Anthony’s Diner quiet place to eat

Sarah Fulton, managing editor

April 13, 2012

After swinging a sharp left into the tiny parking lot of Anthony’s Diner, 10 West 9th Street in Eudora, I was underwhelmed by the restaurant’s appearance. I expected it to be small, but it was really small. The front of the r...

East China beats China King in Shawnee food battle

Sarah Fulton, managing editor

March 23, 2012

Two small family-owned Chinese restaurants have been serving the Shawnee area for years. China King, 22068 W 66th Street Shawnee, receives the majority of the orders because of its location in the busiest part of western Shawnee. ...