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The Young Advisory Board of The Children’s Place – Brews & BBQ

March 24th was the date for the fourth annual Brews & BBQ, hosted by the Young Advisory Board of The Children’s Place. Guests enjoyed delicious bites from Jack Stack Barbecue and Boulevard Beer. Mary Jean Schrader, Laurence Leavy, “The Marlins Man,” Ellie Heddens, and Katherine Lee Danielle Michaels, Kevin Ezerski, Kelsey Martin, Maria Johnson, and […]

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March of Dimes – March for Babies Corporate Kick-Off

March of Dimes recently held a Corporate Kick Off for March for Babies at the Black & Veatch World Headquarters. Sponsors, partners and corporate teams enjoyed breakfast and a special presentation. Emcees Carolyn Long and Gary Amble took a selfie to promote the 2016 March for Babies social media campaign. #MODKC #IFIGHTFOR Corporate teams and […]

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Heart to Heart International – Compassion Gala

Heart to Heart International’s Compassion Gala will be held on May 7th at the Overland Park Sheraton. Shirley and Glen Posladek are serving as honorary chairmen. Guests will enjoy a cocktail hour with balloon pop (grab bag) opportunity, dinner, live auction, entertainment, and more.  Glen and Shirley Posladek, honorary chairmen Also featured in the April […]

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Horizon Academy – Bayou Bash

The 12th annual Bayou Bash was held on February 6th at Starlight Theatre. Arley and Brian Ward and Robyn Schoonover and Don Munce were co-chairmen. Proceeds support need-based scholarships and programming for the students at Horizon Academy. Laurie and Mark Milton Kathy and Dan Tiemeier, Jane and Gene O’Neill and David van Asselt and Maura […]

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Congratulations, Caffrey & Jack!

  Beverly Davis Brooks of Mission Hills and Mr. Robert Alan Brooks III of Mission Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Caffrey Keltner Brooks, to Jack Austin Dudenhoeffer, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Joseph Dudenhoeffer of Our Town. Caffrey is the granddaughter of Mrs. Frank Hampton Davis, Jr. of […]

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Congratulations, Aly & Ryan!

Mr. and Mrs. Louis Edward Swyden of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alyson Patricia Swyden, to Ryan Michael Burnett, the son of Maxine Morillo Novotny of Wichita, Kansas, and Mr. Ray Burnett of Wichita, Kansas. Aly is the granddaughter of Jo Alice Swyden of Our Town and the late Mr. […]

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Congratulations, Whitney & Beech!

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Leo Gallagher of Springfield, Missouri, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Leigh Gallagher, to Robert Beech Reagan, the son of Connie Ann Reagan of Lake Tapawingo, Missouri, and Mr. Robert Forest Reagan of Oak Grove, Missouri. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Marie Brinkman of Pittsburg, Kansas, […]

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