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21. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of Bob Wolff, 59-year-old founder and chairman of "Gear for Sports/Winning Ways," a Lenexa-based "designer and manufacturer of logo sportswear" established about 1974.

22. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of the still-active 80-year-old Elbert C. Cole, describing his career starting in 1972 as minister at the Central United Methodist Church and becoming founder of "the first Shepherd's Center...

23. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of R. Crosby Kemper, Jr., 65-year-old "chairman of United Missouri Bank and president of the American Royal Association," donating and raising funds to build the new American Royal facility...

24. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and biographical description of William Howie, "president of Kansas City P. M., the local Jiffy Lube franchise," opening his first such store in 1985.

25. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of Adele Hall, an award-winning charity organizer (including the 1990 Kansas Citian of the Year Award from the Chamber of Commerce), especially with children, born about 1931 and becoming...

26. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of Reverend J. Earl Cavanaugh, minister at the Grace and Holy Trinity Episcopal Cathedral church and "chaplain at Bishop Spencer Place, a retirement home near Westport," describing his projects...

27. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and description of Barbara Unell as the 41-year-old "publisher of 'Twins' magazine" and promoter of a local school "kindness" campaign.

28. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of Paul Henson, retiring "as chairman of Sprint Corp. [formerly United Telecom]" in 1990, taking over as chairman of Kansas City Southern Industries following the death of William Deramus...

29. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and bio of Reverend Emanuel Cleaver II, mayor of Kansas City, discussing positive and negative opinions of several of his civic involvements, such as the Brush Creek corridor, the unrealized projects...

30. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and biographical description of Reverend Robert Meneilly, founder of "the Village Presbyterian Church" in Prairie Village, Kansas, in 1947, retiring in 1994 at the age of 69. Review of his career,...

31. Local Health Care Expansions Surge Local Health Care Expansions Surge Review of expansions of Research Medical Center and Children's Mercy Hospital. Hospitals;

32. Local Group Steps Out From Shadows Local Group Steps Out From Shadows Article reports on the resurgence of the Historic Kansas City Foundation. The group has received recent publicity for its efforts to save the historic Cosby Hotel building (900 Baltimore Ave.) from demolition,... Historic buildings;

33. Local Gossip Local Gossip One paragraph of obituary for Rebecca Bryan Boone, the wife of explorer Daniel Boone, dying "south of the city."

34. Local Female Writers Local Female Writers Information about local female writers.

35. Local FBI Agent Nabs a Movie Local FBI Agent Nabs a Movie Profile of Kansas City FBI special agent Bob Herndon and his portrayal in an upcoming film called "The Informant!" In the 1990s, Herndon handled a case involving Mark Whitacre, an agribusiness executive... Motion pictures; Informers;

36. Local Drive Takes Aim at Golf's History Local Drive Takes Aim at Golf's History Article describes local and national efforts to achieve National Register of Historic Places status for the home and manufacturing facility of Kenneth Smith, in the 13000 block of W. 71st St. in Shawnee....

37. Local Disease Is a Menace to All Parts of the City Local Disease Is a Menace to All Parts of the City Explanation of Negro Health Week cooperative project begun by Booker T. Washington and promoted by black surgeon Dr. John Perry.

38. Local Developer Creates Urban Loft Condos in the Arts District Local Developer Creates Urban Loft Condos in the Arts District Promotional article about loft conversion at 1819 Baltimore, includes drawings of interior and exterior of renovated "classic art deco building" that once housed Kansas City White Goods Manufacturing Company....

39. Local Dentist Elected First Black To Serve On Board of American Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Local Dentist Elected First Black To Serve On Board of American Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Dr. Brett Ferguson of Kansas City was recently elected to serve on the Board of American Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Ferguson was appointed chairman of OMS at the UMKC School of Dentistry in 2006.... Dental education; Dentistry;

40. Local Demand Drives Boulevard Expansion Local Demand Drives Boulevard Expansion A $3 million expansion is underway at Boulevard Brewing Co. at 25th Street and Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City, Kansas. Beginning in November, Boulevard plans to install “eight new 300-barrel fermentation... Brewing industry;