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  1. LA firm plunks down $37.5M for The Mansion Apartments in IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Business Journal

    The seller was an affiliate of the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association - College Retirement Equities Fund, or TIAA-CREF . Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, a Pittsburgh-based capital markets transaction services firm, marketed the asset on behalf of the seller.

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  2. Wardy marries fashion with technology in entertainment industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Business Journal

    A division of Contra Software LLC is proving you don't have to live on the East or West Coast to capitalize on the fashion industry. Lee's Summit-based Wardy LLC launched its production studio software suite and app for film and TV costume designers in February.

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  3. Lee's Summit mixed-use project gets name, soccer tenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Business Journal

    The developer of a 100-acre mixed-use project in Lee's Summit has announced a name and a youth sports anchor tenant for the development. Phillip "Flip" Short announced Monday that the project planned for the northwest corner of Interstate 470 and View High Drive will be called Paragon Star.

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  4. OP Regional Medical Center adds cancer centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Business Journal

    As an executive, it's a positive day when there's a grand opening in a facility that you oversee. But as a cancer survivor, having that opening be for a cancer center adds a little extra meaning.

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  5. MC Power opens one solar project, prepares for anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Business Journal

    The Lee's Summit-based engineering and construction company finished a 3.2-megawatt facility in Macon in June and announced that it will break ground on a 3.2-megawatt facility in Trenton. Loren Williamson , senior vice president of project development at MC Power, said the Macon facility has been operational and producing power for about a month.

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  6. Top of the List: Oldest locally based businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Business Journal

    This week, the Kansas City Business Journal ranks the oldest locally based companies by year founded in the Kansas City area. The gallery shows the top 5 on The List.

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  7. Lee's Summit chamber app reaches members on the goRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Business Journal

    Members of the Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce are connecting with the chamber through events and even a mobile app. Developed by Kansas City-based Moblico, the chamber launched its app about three years ago.

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  8. Shick USA hires CFO with 20 years of local experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    Kansas City-based Shick USA announced that it hired Blake Day , a 20-year financial executive, as its new CFO. Shick USA provides ingredient automation services to food manufacturers across the globe, including chain restaurants and many of the most recognized brands found at grocery stores.

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  9. Retail Roundup: Zona Rosa's new tenants; Bonchon Chicken makes first foray into MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bonchon Chicken is making its first foray into the Midwest in Lee's Summit. A menu staple is cooked-to-order Korean-style fried chicken that's twice-fried.

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  10. Will accused killer inherit victim's fortune?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Business Journal

    A jury will decide if a Lee's Summit lawyer is guilty of murder of her father and his girlfriend even as a probate case determines if she's able to inherit his millions, The Kansas City Star reports.

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  11. Newsmaker: KC Transportation Group's George: Cab game 'is so far from over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bill George took a failing business and, along with his father, Bill Sr., built it into a citywide force in for-hire transportation. The CEO of the Kansas City Transportation Group runs a number of top taxi services in the metro area, 10/10 Taxi and Yellow Cab Co., to name a few, and leads a sizable national operation for KCTG owner Transdev.

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  12. Following mistrial, Lee's Summit lawyer has new court dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    The new court date follows a mistrial that a judge declared last week in Laclede County, Mo. The judge cited jurors who began discussing the case with each other during a lunch break as the reason for the mistrial.

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  13. Do Missouri lawmakers have conflicts or expertise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    Missouri lawmakers, including a pair from the Kansas City area, routinely press for legislation involving the industries in which they work, according to an Associated Press study. State Rep. Gary Cross , R-Lee's Summit, has sponsored a number of bills that would help landlords, including a measure to make it easier to evict tenants' guests.

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  14. Do industry bills represent a conflict of interest in Missouri legislature?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    Several Missouri legislators pushed for bills in the past session that would benefit the industries in which they work.

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  15. Trial of Lee's Summit lawyer accused of murder hits snagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Business Journal

    The trial of Susan Van Note of Lee's Summit has hit a snag, KSHB reports. Van Note, a former lawyer with Van Note Law Offices PC, was charged with first-degree murder for allegedly shooting her father and his girlfriend.

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  16. Check out south KC's new SurgiCenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    HCA Midwest Health administrators and physicians are ready for the new outpatient surgery center opening later this month in south Kansas City. The new SurgiCenter of Kansas City opens June 23, moving from its current location just west of Research Medical Center to a new, larger spot off of Interstate 435 and Holmes Road.

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  17. Trial of Lee's Summit lawyer accused of murder set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    Susan Van Note of Lee's Summit, was charged in 2012 with the 2010 shooting of her father, William Van Note , and his girlfriend, Sharon Dickson , at their vacation home in Lake of the Ozarks. In addition to the first-degree murder charges, Van Note allegedly forged paperwork to get power of attorney over her father's health care.

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  18. Sprouts Farmers Market buds up in another area location: Lee's SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Business Journal

    Sprouts Farmers Market is targeting Lee's Summit for its next metro location. The grocery store chain, which specializes in organic and natural foods, filed a building permit application Wednesday with the city.

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  19. Saint Luke's East adds new bedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Lee's Summit campus of the Saint Luke's Health System opened up the fifth floor of the hospital one year ago, and opened up 30 new beds, or one half of the floor, after the opening. The southern half of the unit is set to open at the beginning of 2016, Baker said, bringing the bed count for the hospital up to 201.

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  20. Saint Luke's East adds new bedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    Saint Luke's East Hospital is adding 30 more beds in 2016, according to CEO Ron Baker.

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