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SOCIAL CIRCLES

Happy Birthday, Caro!

Caro Elizabeth Fehsenfeld will turn one year old on June 25th. This little beauty is the daughter of Emily and Wesley Fehsenfeld of Fairway. Caro is a very happy baby who loves to climb and give kisses. She also loves animals, especially her two dogs, Saylor and Hayes. Caro’s first birthday party will be a […]

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Tails of Our Town – Marigold Fox

Judy Fox recently adopted Marigold from Great Plains SPCA. The match was truly love at first sight. Marigold loves giving big kisses, sunning in the backyard and taking long walks through the neighborhood. This golden girl is excited to spend her summer days relaxing at the family’s lake house.   Also featured in the June […]

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Congratulations, Lauren & Lon!

 Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Richard Lee of Baltimore, Maryland, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Joan Lee, to Alonzo Everett Lane IV, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Alonzo Everett Lane III of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hung Check Leung and the […]

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Happy Birthday, Henry!

On March 29th, Henry James Golden shared his first birthday party, which had a Toy Story theme, with his big sister, three-year-old Daphne. Henry is the son of Lauren Gyllenborg Golden and Justin Golden of Leawood and the grandson of Pam and John Gyllenborg of Our Town, Sherry Golden of Norman, Oklahoma, and Janet and […]

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Crib Note – Sloane Harper Sansale

Sloane Harper Sansale is the new girl in town! The blue-eyed, blonde-haired beauty was born on March 28th to Melissa and Casey Sansale of Fairway. Sloane arrived on her due date and weighed seven pounds and seven ounces. Her proud grandparents are Susan and Michael Fate of Our Town and Lynn and Paul Sansale of […]

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Congratulations, Katja & Ari!

Debbie Sosland-Edelman and Mr. Alan Seth Edelman of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Kate Edelman, to Ari Joshua Fine, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Fine of Saratoga, California. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Neil N. Sosland of Our Town, Dr. and Mrs. William […]

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Congratulations, Nicole & Jay!

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Pathman of Los Angeles, California, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Jeri Pathman, to Jay William Kombrink, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Alan Kombrink of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. David Lowe, Jane Pathman of Los Angeles […]

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Crib Note – George August Lane

A bouncing baby boy named George August Lane was born on September 8th to Lisa and Michael Lane of Rocky River, Ohio. The darling boy has blue eyes and light brown hair and weighed eight pounds, 14 ounces. He joins his older brothers, William, age five, and T.J., age three. George’s grandparents are Ann and […]

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Happy Birthday, June Marie!

June Marie Winzenried turned one on April 13th. She is the darling daughter of Hillary and Adam Winzenried. June celebrated her special birthday with family and friends on April 25th at Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead. She is a happy little girl who loves to chase her Shitzu dog, Tinkerbell. June enjoys music and waves to […]

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Congratulations, Emily & Benjamin!

Mr. and Mrs. Steve Williams of Coppell, Texas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Elizabeth Williams, to Benjamin Gustav Wickman, the son of Mr. and Mrs. G. Fred Wickman of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Williams and the late Mr. and Mrs. […]

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Crib Note – Ginny Marie Craig

A pink bundle of joy named Ginny Marie Craig arrived on March 9th to Nicole and B.J. Craig of Our Town. The little beauty weighed nine pounds, three ounces and has slate blue eyes and dark brown hair. Her proud grandparents are Marianne and Timothy J. Burns of Loch Lloyd and Mary Ann and Bernard […]

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Congratulations, Megan & Andrew!

Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Lynn Turner of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Lea Turner, to Andrew William Pence, the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Keith Pence of Leawood. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Alfred Joseph Lane, Sr., of Mission Hills and the late Mr. Lane […]

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Crib Note – Brock Oliver Able

A darling baby boy named Brock Oliver Able was born on February 17th to Kelsey and Christopher Able of Prairie Village. Brock has brown hair and blue eyes and weighed seven pounds, two ounces. His proud grandparents are Nancy and Matt Buchmann of Leawood and Barb and Matt Able of Leawood. Brock’s adorable nursery is […]

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Crib Note – Mary Grace Martin

Rebecca and Scott Martin of Prairie Village welcomed a beautiful baby girl, Mary Grace Martin, on February 27th. She has blue eyes and light brown hair. Mary Grace weighed six pounds, 13 ounces and was 18 and one half inches long. The proud grandparents are Mary and John Harrison of Leawood and Dorian Busby of […]

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Congratulations, Laura & Daniel!

Deborah Smith and Dr. Mark Myron of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Elizabeth Myron, to Daniel Marx McCarthy, the son of Mr. and Mrs. George McCarthy of Highland Park, New Jersey. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Edward Smith of Kansas City and the late Mr. Smith […]

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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Patrick!

Kathryn Eleanor Stinson and Matthew Ray Patrick were married on October 18th at St. Mary’s the Annunciation Catholic Church in Charleston, South Carolina. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Groves of Our Town and Dr. and Mrs. Wade Stinson of Gainesville, Florida. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. […]

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Congratulations, Justine & Michael!

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Joseph Nolte of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Justine Elizabeth Nolte, to Michael Geoffrey Groff, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Jerome Groff of Lee’s Summit, Missouri. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Zeller and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Nolte, Jr. […]

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Congratulations, Madison & Taylor!

Mr. and Mrs. William Paul Wiedeman of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Madison Carolyn Wiedeman, to Taylor Case Dorman, the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Case Dorman of Leawood. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Curnutt of Topeka and Mr. and Mrs. John Wiedeman of […]

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Congratulations, Kelly & Jonathan!

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Joseph Reardon II of Leawood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Lynn Reardon, to Jonathan Bond Nee, Jr., the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Bond Nee of Leawood. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Joseph Sullivan of Our Town and the late […]

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Vacation Vignette – Kansas City Staycation

 Molly Rees Pratt, Elizabeth Barnickel and Julia Poe had a fantastic Spring Break. The three Shawnee Mission East seniors enjoyed a “staycation” and traveled all around Our Town. The friends especially enjoyed the Country Club Plaza, Westport and the Liberty Memorial. Cheers to this darling trio and their adventures in what we think of as […]

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Congratulations, Colleen & Thomas!

Mr. and Mrs. James Daniel Hamilton of Wheaton, Illinois, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Colleen Mary Hamilton, to Thomas Montgomery Watson, the son of Sally Spradling Stuart of Overland Park and Mr. Christopher Jay Watson of Fairway. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carroll Malaby of Lanark, […]

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