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

    22 hrs ago | 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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  2. Lee's Summit chamber app reaches members on the goRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | 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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  3. 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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  4. Retail Roundup: Zona Rosa's new tenants; Bonchon Chicken makes first foray into MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | 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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  5. Will accused killer inherit victim's fortune?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | 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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  6. Newsmaker: KC Transportation Group's George: Cab game 'is so far from over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | 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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  7. Following mistrial, Lee's Summit lawyer has new court dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | 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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  8. Following mistrial, Lee's Summit lawyer has new court dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Business Journal

    Susan Van Note of Lee's Summit will go to trial on August 17, The Kansas City Star reports.

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

    Monday Jun 15 | 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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  10. Do industry bills represent a conflict of interest in Missouri legislature?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | 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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  11. Trial of Lee's Summit lawyer accused of murder hits snagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | 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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  12. Check out south KC's new SurgiCenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 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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  13. Trial of Lee's Summit lawyer accused of murder set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Summit Custom Homes scales national rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    Summit Custom Homes LLC, the largest homebuilding firm in the Kansas City area, has moved up on Builder magazine's list of "The Next 100" for the third year in a row.

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  17. Midwest Scrap Management plans $13 million expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Business Journal

    On Tuesday, Midwest Scrap Management Inc. announced it selected contractors to build a non-ferrous - meaning all scrap metals that aren't iron or steel - recovery system at its shredding facility at 8116 Wilson Road in Kansas City. A release from the company said the facility is expected to be completed by August.

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  18. Briggs & Stratton will keep Billy Goat from seeking greener pasturesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Business Journal

    Five months, ago Lee's Summit thought it lost Billy Goat Industries Inc. to another city, a grim prospect after seeing the company grow in its city for 45 years, but the hands of fate stepped in, granting another chance and an opportunity for growth.

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  19. Briggs & Stratton acquires Lee's Summit manufacturerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    Lee's Summit-based Billy Goat Industries Inc. was acquired by Briggs & Stratton Corp. for about $26 million in cash.

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  20. Take a look at the newest Fiorella's Jack Stack in Lee's SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    Take a look at the newest Fiorella's Jack Stack in Lee's Summit

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