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Congratulations, Sarah & Andrew!

Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Luby, Jr. of Fairway are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elisabeth Luby, to Andrew Ryan Tate, the son of Mr. Michael and Dr. Nancy Tate of Topeka. The bride-to be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Robert E. Smith of Prairie Village and the late Dr. Smith […]

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Congratulations, Molly & Nathan!

Mr. and Mrs. Steve DeBusk of Overland Park are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Molly Marie DeBusk, to Nathan William Petrie, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ken Petrie of Berryton, Kansas. Molly is a graduate of Blue Valley High School. She earned a bachelor of science degree in family studies and […]

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Crittenton Children’s Center – Toast for the Children

Mariel Hemingway, actress, author and passionate advocate for mental health, is the special guest speaker for Crittenton Children’s Center’s Toast for the Children on October 20th at Union Station Kansas City. Also featured in the August 20, 2016 issue Photo Credit: Saint Luke’s Foundation  

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Cheers to Volunteers! – Chiefs Ambassadors

The Chiefs Ambassadors are a group of former Kansas City Chiefs players from throughout the club’s history. The only group of its kind in the NFL, members support Camp Quality of Greater Kansas City, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City, KidsTLC, The Love Fund, First Downs for Down Syndrome, Ronald McDonald House Charities […]

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Spotlight on Centurions – Danielle LeRoy

Danielle LeRoy is a member of the Centurions, class of 2017, and serves on the curriculum committee and the June Task Force. She graduated from The University of Kansas and works for Centric Projects. Danielle and her husband, Dan, have two sons, Dexter and Drake.  

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CCVI’s inaugural SPECTACLE was held on June 29th at Boys Grow Farm. The open-fire grilling event featured 12 of Our Town’s finest chefs, who prepared delicious South American fare on an asado-style grill, and two dessert chefs. Proceeds supported CCVI and raised funds for scholarships for youth in the Boys Grow program. Barry Grissom, Caren […]

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The BOTAR Ball – Membership Meeting

The BOTAR membership is busy making plans for the BOTAR Ball. Missy Love is serving as the president. The 67th Ball will be held on October 22nd at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown.  Past BOTAR Presidents and 2015 President’s Scholarship recipients: (Seated) Joey Straube, Carol Fryer, Jaelyn Bergman, Cathy Frame, President […]

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