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Störling Dance Theater – Inspire Freedom Gala

February 8th is the date for Störling Dance Theater’s Inspire Freedom Gala at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Christopher Miller, Underground Railroad Museum Freedom Center; will be the featured speaker. Guests will enjoy a performance of the Theater’s acclaimed production of Underground. Leisa and Ralph Reid and Beth and Pat McCown are the […]

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Congratulations Lauren & Teddy!

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Lee Kenworthy of Falls Church, Virginia, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth Kenworthy, to Edward Shifrin Bloch, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Morton Bloch of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Major General Roger Scheer (USAF Ret.) of Hilton Head Island, South […]

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Synergy Services – Stand Up for Synergy

On October 26th, more than 400 guests gathered at The Improv for Synergy Services’ Stand Up for Synergy. Karen and Sean Miller and Josh Mitchem served as co-chairmen of the event which featured Jim Belushi and the Chicago Board of Comedy.  Also featured in the December 14th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Danelle Photography […]

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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Richard Allen Zahner III!

Megan Elizabeth Sayler and Richard Allen Zahner III were married on June 1st at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Scott William Sayler of Our Town. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Anthony Zarda of Shawnee and Mr. and Mrs. John William Sayler, Jr., of […]

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Johnson County Community College – Some Enchanted Evening

Some Enchanted Evening scholarship gala was held on November 9th at the Overland Park Marriott. The event raised funds to benefit Johnson County Community College students in need of financial assistance. Also featured in the December 14th issue of The Independent  Mr. and Mrs. Tim McKee, chairmen; with Mr. and Mrs. Bret Sheffield Mr. and […]

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Spotlight on Centurions – Lily Maxwel

Lily Maxwell joined Global Prairie, an integrated marketing and communications firm, in December 2010 to support its growing healthcare team. She is a member of the Centurions Class of 2014 and was a co-chairman of the Entrepreneurship Task Force on November 12th at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the new Henry W. Bloch Executive […]

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Congratulations Mr. & Mrs. Hudson!

Angela Constance Latorre and Benjamin Ross Hudson were married on May 25th at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Steven Latorre of Our Town and the late Mr. Latorre. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Hudson of Wilson, North Carolina. The evening prior, the groom’s parents […]

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