Subscribe Today

Save almost 50% off the newsstand price!

In addition to receiving 26 issues of The Independent Kansas City’s Journal of Society, your subscription will include our annual publication, the Charitable Events Calendar and a subscription to our e-newsletter, The Insider.

Questions about your current subscription? Contact Laura Gabriel at 816-471-2800.

  • ArtsKC Regional Arts Council

    Annual Awards Luncheon

    Read More
  • Heart of America Shakespeare Festival

    Romantic Revels Masked Ball

    Read More
  • WIN for KC

    Women’s Sports Awards Celebration

    Read More
  • YMCA of Greater Kansas City

    Challenge Your Fashion

    Read More
  • Friends of Children’s Mercy

    Cheers to the New Year and You!

    Read More
  • Kansas City Young Matrons

    Magic Ball

    Read More
  • The Independent’s

    Top Ten Party

    Read More
  • The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

    Party Arty 2019

    Read More
  • The Independent's

    Top Ten Events of 2018

    Read More
  • Kansas City Young Matrons

    Magic Ball Patron's Party

    Read More
  • Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties

    Community Ball and Cotillion

    Read More

Recent Features

ArtsKC Regional Arts Council – Annual Awards Luncheon February 28th was a big day for ArtsKC Regional Arts Council: a celebration of its 20th anniversary with the Annual Awards Luncheon. Nate Orr and Richard Wetzel served as co-chairmen… Read More
Congratulations, Allie & Reid! Mr. Bernard James Shondell of Kansas City, Missouri, is pleased to announce the engagement of his daughter, Allison Marie Shondell, to Robert Reid Robson, the son of Mr. and Mrs.… Read More
2019 Class of Rising Stars Jennifer Savner Levinson Jennifer Savner Levinson is a suicide attempt survivor who works diligently everyday to maintain a healthy quality of life. There is not a day that is not a struggle for… Read More
‘BASTA!’ Heartland Men’s Chorus’ world premiere marks 50th anniversary of gay-rights milestone   There’s only so much oppression that you can withstand before you finally burst out and shout: Enough! That’s pretty much what happened at the Stonewall Inn on June 28th, 1969,… Read More
Toast To Olde Tymes – Celebrating 120 Years
Molybdenum. That’s probably not what you first think of when The Independent magazine is mentioned. Here’s the story. Nearly 20 years ago, our scribe interviewed the chief executive officer of a local company involved in mining and minerals. After the…
Read More
The Dish With Ann – Café Sebastienne
Rick Mullins, executive chef at Café Sebastienne at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, got into cooking by default “I was working in bars throughout my ‘20s, living close to the edge. I really didn’t start professionally until I was 31.…
Read More
Spotlight On Centurions – Lauren Palmer
Lauren Palmer is a member of Centurions Fall Class of 2019. She serves on the legacy committee and has been co-chairman of a Task Force on law and justice. Lauren is employed as the director of local government services for…
Read More
WIN for KC – Women’s Sports Awards Celebration
The Women’s Sports Awards Celebration kicked off WIN for KC’s 25th anniversary celebration. The February 8th event was held at the Kansas City Convention Center. Carrie Fry Robinson, Sania Cay, Jackie Frost, Bernadette Wagner, Tatsiana Khvitsko, and 15 former WIN…
Read More
YMCA of Greater Kansas City – Challenge Your Fashion
The 12th annual Challenge Your Fashion gala was held on January 26th. Guests enjoyed a fashion show with sports celebrities and YMCA Challenger athletes, cocktails, dinner, a silent auction, a live auction hosted by The Nigro Brothers, and live music…
Read More

We need pictures of our subscribers and their pets! Send your high resolution photos, pet and owner’s name to jenny@kcindependent.com by March 29th. Photos will be featured in the April 27th issue.Submission Details