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Jewel Ball – Steppin’ Out With The Debs

Seven Jewel Ball debutantes along with their parents hosted “Steppin’ Out With The Debs” at Mosaic Lounge in the Power and Light District on June 14th. Everyone enjoyed a delicious dinner and lots of dancing!

Also featured in the July 24th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: David Riffel

jb ns 8Dave and Cathy Clark, Winn Clark, Sarah Luby, and Vicki and Mike Luby

jb ns 9Nancy and Mark Sachse flank Kate Sachse.

jb ns 4Michael and Ellen Merriman, Edward Merriman, Betsy Brandt, and Liz and
Perry Brandt

jb ns 5Katie and Laura Greenbaum

jb ns 11David Smart, Will Bolen, Chad Allen, Edward Merriman, Curran Darling, Jake Myron and Jack Dudenhoeffer

jb ns 10Keith and Andie Weisz flank Allison Kipke.

jb ns 7Ron and Cassie LeMay flank Jordan LeMay.

jb ns 6John and Liz Hjalmarson flank Kathryn Hjalmarson.



First Tee Greater Kansas City – Day For Kids Golf Tournament

For 25 years, Tom Watson’s Day For Kids Golf Tournament has raised funds to ensure that young people have the opportunity to learn to play – and love – golf.…

Awesome Ambitions – Purse-onality 2023

The Gallery Event Space was the site for Awesome Ambitions’ Purse-onality 2023. The festive event featured two fashion shows, a brunch, and entertainment from Eboni Fondren. Awesome Ambitions girls modeled…

BOTAR – 2023 Mothers’ Dessert

Missy Schaffer’s lovely home was the site for the BOTAR Mothers’ Dessert on June 22nd. Excitement was in the air for The BOTAR Ball, which will be held on October…

Summer Celebrations 2023

The residents of Our Town love the summer months, and The Independent delights in sharing your special moments.                            …