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Lyric Opera Circle – Holiday Luncheon

December 2nd was the date for the Lyric Opera Circle’s Holiday Luncheon at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza. Janet Bjerke and Jane Webster served as co-chairmen. Sara Bower Youngblood and Barbara Spilker Fran Gerritz, Sherilyn Seitz, Juliette Singer, and Michelle Fasel  Amy Embry, Rachael Sabates and Susan Bubb Additional photos featured in the […]

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Harvest Ball Society – 2015 Harvest Ball

November 21st was the date for the Harvest Ball Society’s 2015 Harvest Ball at Bartle Hall. Ten VICTORY Honorees were celebrated for their community service, leadership and scholarship. Artist Paul Eade created a painting for the live auction that was a tribute to the Kansas City Royals. President Christine Evans Additional photos also featured in […]

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Johnson County Community College Foundation – Some Enchanted Evening

Ashley and Ramin Cherafat were the chairmen of Johnson County Community College Foundation’s Some Enchanted Evening. The November 14th event was held at the Overland Park Marriott. The Johnson Countian of the Year award was presented to Dr. Mary Davidson Cohen. Trustee Greg Musil with Wanda and Steve Wilkinson Alicia and Lynn Mitchelson, Christi and […]

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2016 Jewel Ball – Page Branton Reed

Page Branton Reed (Mrs. Bruce Alan Reed) will serve as the chairman of the 2016 Jewel Ball, to be held on June 18th at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Page is the daughter of Mrs. William Coleman Branton and the late Mr. Branton. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Leon […]

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The Women’s Foundation – Annual Luncheon

Linda Hanson and Steve Edwards served as co-chairmen of The Women’s Foundation’s Annual Luncheon on December 4th at the Sheraton Crown Center Exhibit Hall. Guests enjoyed lunch and a lively presentation by Featured Speaker Arianna Huffington, Huffington Post Media Group. Anab Abdulahi, advisory committee member; Brenda Lowe, Mamie Hughes, advisory committee member; and Michelle Watley […]

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Congratulations, Liz & Cole!

Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence Albani of Parkville, Missouri, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Kay Albani, to Patrick Cole McGregor, the son of Dr. and Mrs. Patrick McGregor of Liberty, Missouri. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Saint Pius X High School in Our Town. Liz earned a bachelor of science […]

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Crib Note – Channing Swift Tyson

A smiling bundle of joy named Channing Swift Tyson was born on August 12th to Blair and Truss Tyson of Prairie Village. The blue-eyed, brown-haired beauty weighed seven pounds, 14 ounces and was 21 and one quarter inches long. Channing’s proud grandparents are Deborah and Kenneth Lawrence of Mission Hills, Karen Hudnall of Overland Park […]

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