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Vacation Vignette – Huggins

After spending two days soaking up the sun on the beach in Hawaii, Jeff Huggins boarded the USS John C. Stennis with his father, Jim Huggins and his uncle, Len Kriesky, to join his brother, Justin Huggins, a lieutenant in the US Navy. Jeff stayed in his brother’s state room, and ate his meals in […]

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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Darling!

Christina Marie Hager and Neil Matthew Darling were married September 3rd at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Our Town. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hager of Leawood, and the granddaughter of Mrs. Martin Ricono, Sr., of Leawood and the late Mr. Ricono, and the late Mr. and Mrs. […]

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Congratulations Blair & Thornton!

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wilson Lawrence of Mission Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Blair Channing Lawrence, to Thornton Truss Tyson, the son of Mr. Daniel Paul Tyson of Our Town and Mrs. James Michael Hudnall of Oklahoma City. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mary Ann Wiles Hamilton […]

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Vacation Vignette – Wetherill

Dylan Wetherill celebrated his 40th birthday recently with his wife, Erika, and some friends on a ski trip to Aspen. They hit the slopes everyday, and captured a great shot on top of the mountain. What a view! Dylan is the co-owner of Thoughtful Care in Prairie Village. He and his wife have two children, […]

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Tails of Our Town – Penzey Owens

Koral Owens, the daughter of Kate and Chris Owens, is pretty in pink with her pampered puppy named Penzey. She loves school, soccer, volleyball, reading, math, and especially her sisters, Campbell and Kennedy. Also featured in the March 17th issue of The Independent  

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Congratulations, Amy & Michael!

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Kemp Schoenfeld of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Kate Schoenfeld, to Michael Patrick Bell, the son of Dr. and Mrs. Gordon R. Bell of Chagrin Falls, Ohio. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Howard Helzberg of Birmingham, Alabama, and the late Mr. Helzberg […]

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Happy Birthday Teddy & Tate Sullivan!

Happy Birthday to Teddy Sullivan and Tate Sullivan, who recently celebrated their 1st and 2nd birthdays with a fun bash. The beautiful blond boys are the sons of Libby and Brady Sullivan of Our Town, and grandsons of Nan and Mark Meyerdirk of Mission Hills, and Bridget Collin-Sullivan and Dr. Terry Sullivan, both of Denver, […]

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Congratulations, Katherine & Constantine!

Mr. and Mrs. Richardson Kammeyer Powell of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Keller Powell, to Constantine John “Gus” Jianas, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Gus Jianas of Prairie Village.  The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edward Shaw Keller and the late […]

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