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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Burns!

Lauren and Brennan Burns were finally able to celebrate their marriage with family and friends on May 22nd at Indian Hills Country Club. Having had an intimate ceremony in August of 2020, the happy couple was feted with a beautiful reception to commemorate the union. The stunning wedding party included Amy Cosgrove, maid of honor; and Colin Burns, best man.

The Bridal Party: (Front row) Dylan Becker, Jackson Brett, and Johnny Sheahan (second row) Becky Brady, Laura Ecklund, Cara Olson, Meg Robertson, and Katie Bolin (third row) Sarah Brill, Angie Wehling, Amy Cosgrove, maid of honor; the bride and groom, Colin Burns, best man; Teddy Fields, and Blake Carsey (back row) Reilly Chandler and Trent Martin

Also featured in the July 10, 2021 issue of The Independent
Photo credit: epagaFOTO



Congratulations, Dr. Amy & Joseph!

Dr. Amy Patel and Joseph Rathermel were married in June. Making the event doubly special, there were two celebrations. The bride is the daughter of Neela and Chris Patel of…

Crib Note – Peter Royle

Caroline and Zack Royle of Our Town welcomed a darling baby boy, Peter Gorman Royle, on June 28th. He weighed seven pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20 and one-half inches…

Congratulations, Abby & James!

Abby Michele Shapiro and James Farley Gibson were united in matrimony at Union Station Kansas City on July 10th. The bride is the daughter of Jill and David Shapiro of…

Crib Note – Whitney James Robson

A darling baby boy named Whitney James Robson was born on May 15th to Allison Shondell Robson and Robert Reid Robson of Prairie Village, Kansas. The blue-eyed, brown-haired baby boy…