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Crittenton Children’s Center – A Toast for the Children

Crittenton Children’s Center held its 11th annual A Toast for the Children, “Building Foundations for Brighter Tomorrows” on October 9th at Starlight Theatre. Ellen Hockaday was honored for her extraordinary service and dedication to Crittenton. Proceeds from the event support mental health services and programs for area youth.  Also featured in the November 29th issue […]

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BOTAR – Let’s Party Like Gatsby

October 24th was the date for the BOTAR Let’s Party Like Gatsby bash at the Simpson House. BOTARs and their escorts enjoyed a wonderful evening of 1920’s fun. BOTARs Jordan LeMay, Paige Nelson and Morgan Weinrich served as the hosts. Also featured in the November 29th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: David Riffel Penelope […]

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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Sansale!

Melissa Goodwin Fate and Casey Jon Sansale exchanged wedding vows on July 5th at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Melissa is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Goodwin Fate of Mission Hills, and Casey is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Edward Sansale of St. Paul, Minnesota.  The bride’s grandparents are Mrs. […]

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First Call – Celebration Evening

September 16th was the date for First Call Alcohol/Drug Prevention & Recovery’s fourth annual Celebration Evening, A Night of Recovery and Hope with Chris Herren at the College Basketball Experience. Lena Price and Tom Cohen served as event chairmen. The event began with a Sponsors’ Party and Reception featuring hors d’oeuvres and silent and live […]

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Congratulations, Mr. and Mrs. Atha!

Cayla Kathleen Gebhardt and Tyler Perry Atha were married on July 26th at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa in La Jolla, California. The bride is the daughter of Laurie L. Nicoll of Aliso Viejo, California, and the late Mr. Ronald Gebhardt. Cayla is the granddaughter of Sharon V. Nicoll of Riverside, California, and James […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus – Dinner of Note

The 29th season of the Friends of the Heartland Men’s Chorus kicked off at Dinner of Note on October 4th. Guests enjoyed a “Moulin Rouge Masquerade” theme, strolling performers, mimes, Can Can dancers, jugglers, and entertainment by the Mighty Nish Band. The first concert of the Heartland Men’s Chorus season, Kansas City Christmas, will be […]

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Liberty Fruit Company – Golf Tournament

Allen Cavier and Rob Riggle recently presented a check to Jewish Family Services as a result of Liberty Fruit Company’s 15th Annual Golf Tournament. Also featured in the November 15th issue of The Independent  Allen Caviar, Liberty Fruit Company; Don Goldman, Jewish Family Services; Rachel Krantz, Jewish Family Services; and Rob Riggle  

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