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1. 'Totally Different' Shopping 'Totally Different' Shopping May 13, 2006 Article about another shopping mall in Johnson County. Developers say that Park Place, at 117th and Nall in Leawood, will be a "mixed-use" shopping center with residential, entertainment, and shopping....

2. A Holiday Tradition is Ending A Holiday Tradition is Ending December 7, 2013 Article announces that Schmitt Tree Farm Santa's Forest in Holt, Missouri, will permanently close on December 8, 2013, after 52 years of operation. Schmitt family members are interviewed and discuss their...

3. A Legend in the Dining Industry A Legend in the Dining Industry April 24, 2007 The Gilbert/Robinson restaurant company hasn't existed since the mid-1990s, but a reunion of employees is to be held April 28, 2007, in Overland Park. The restaurants associated with Gilbert/Robinson in...

4. A Sweet Transition at Chocolate Store A Sweet Transition at Chocolate Store June 1, 2007 Owners of Panache Chocolatier, Eileen Cohen and Sharon Hoffman who want to spend more time with family, sold their business to Mark and Barbara Bailey of Lenexa. Cohen and Hoffman first opened a Kron Chocolatier...

5. At Andre's, Sweet Success At Andre's, Sweet Success October 21, 2005 Article included in the "Cityscape" column by Joyce Smith. "Fifty years ago this month, Andre and Elsbeth Bollier opened a Swiss pastry and candy shop at 50th and Main streets". They are celebrating the...

6. Bannister Mall Slides into History Bannister Mall Slides into History June 1, 2007 Bannister Mall, once a premier Kansas City shopping destination in the 1980s and 1990s, finally shut down May 31, 2007. The site's future is unknown.

7. Bannister Mall Starts to Fall Bannister Mall Starts to Fall January 22, 2009 Demolition has begun at the Bannister Mall building to make way for $949 million dollar mix-use center called "The Trails." The redevelopment project at Bannister Road and Interstate 435 will include a...

8. Bannister Mall To Close May 31 Bannister Mall To Close May 31 April 21, 2007 After 27 years in operation, Bannister Mall is set to close its doors on May 31, 2007. The article reports on development ideas for the Bannister site, including razing the mall structure and building...

9. Bean Baron Bean Baron October 2007 Article describes the history of The Roasterie, a Kansas City coffee company owned and operated by Danny O'Neill. The Roasterie's first location was at 1519 Cherry and eventually moved to 1204 W. 27th...

10. Big Aquarium Will Make Splash in KC Big Aquarium Will Make Splash in KC February 10, 2011 Article reports on a $15 million aquarium that will open in Spring 2012 at Crown Center. The attraction, called Sea Life Kansas City at Crown Center, will include more that 30 displays and occupy the entire...

11. Biggest Benefits Will Be Intangible Biggest Benefits Will Be Intangible July 9, 2012 Article discussing the potential economic impact of the 2012 MLB All-Star Game on Kansas City. Between 150,000 and 200,000 people are expected to attend events held around the city, bringing in an estimated...

12. Building Will Help Boulevard Grow Building Will Help Boulevard Grow May 3, 2013 Brief article announces that Boulevard Brewery has purchased a building located at 2450 Summit Street in Kansas City. It is stated that the building was constructed in the mid-1970s and was recently occupied...

13. Business that began in Basement is Being Sold for $650 Million Business that began in Basement is Being Sold for $650 Million July 13, 2010 Article about how Bonnie Kelly and Teresa Walsh built a home-based business, Silpada Designs which sells silver jewelry through home parties, into an enterprise with $230 million a year in revenues. Avon...

14. Chicken Lovers, Icon Is Set to Fry in Fairway Chicken Lovers, Icon Is Set to Fry in Fairway April 4, 2008 Article about the opening of Stroud's South in Fairway, Kansas, on Monday, April 7, 2008. Includes a photo of Stroud's owner Mike Donegan.

15. Church Buys Katz Building Church Buys Katz Building September 29, 2011 The former Katz drug store building at 3948 Main St. was auctioned off and purchased by Redeemer Fellowship Church, which opened in 2008 at 3921 Baltimore. "The purchase price was not disclosed." The art...

16. Companies Work Together on Creative Flavor Combo Companies Work Together on Creative Flavor Combo March 30, 2011 Original Juan Specialty Foods and the Roasterie have collaborated on the Super Tuscan Coffee Barbeque Sauce. The Kansas City companies developed the product over an eight-month span and began selling it...

17. Cosentino's Set to be Downtown's Grocer Cosentino's Set to be Downtown's Grocer September 8, 2005 Cosentino's Food Stores confirmed that it would open a gourmet grocery across from the new H&R Block headquarters being built at 13th and Main streets. The 30,000 square foot grocery store will be in the...

18. Dairy Queen Franchiser Takes KC Store to Court Dairy Queen Franchiser Takes KC Store to Court September 2, 2011 The owners of the iconic “old landmark” Dairy Queen in Independence at 2635 Independence Ave. are being sued for violation of minimum standards. Esther McMurray began working there in 1966 as day manager,...

19. Danny Edwards Ready To Make His Move Danny Edwards Ready To Make His Move June 12, 2007 Danny Edwards Famous Kansas City Barbecue (1227 Grand Boulevard), a popular downtown eatery for 23 years, is relocating to 2900 Southwest Boulevard. The new owner of the Grand street property, Jon Copaken,...

20. Down-Home Wineries Down-Home Wineries August 21, 2011 Article profiles six Kansas City-area wineries: Jowler Creek Vineyard and Winery, Amigoni Urban Winery, Stone Pillar Vineyard and Winery, BlueJacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery, Holy-Field Vineyard and...