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  1. Torn Label Brewing signs Kansas distribution agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Kansas City-based Torn Label Brewing Co., which opened in January at at 1708 Campbell St., just signed a distribution agreement with Standard Beverage Co.

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  2. My ride in a YRC big rigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Business Journal

    YRC driver Steve Fields, a 17-year veteran at the company, poses in the cab of the new Volvo tractor. On Monday, when the Kansas City Business Journal got to check out one of YRC Worldwide Inc.'s new Volvo tractors , this intrepid reporter rode shotgun with YRC driver Steve Fields .

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  3. Healthiest Employers: John Knox VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Business Journal

    Description: The 420-acre campus in Lee's Summit has 1,000 independent-living homes, a sizable assisted-living community and a 400-bed skilled0nursing facility. The Village also provides home health, private duty care and hospice services throughout the Kansas City area.

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  4. HCA, foundation settle charity-care dispute for $15MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Business Journal

    HCA Midwest Health agreed to pay $15 million to the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to settle a legal battle about contractual obligations regarding spending on charitable care in the Kansas City area. When for-profit HCA's parent company bought the assets of not-for-profit system Health Midwest in 2003, part of the agreement was that the buyer would provide at least $653 million in charitable donations and uncompensated care to the Kansas City community for a 10-year period ending in 2013.

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  5. KC craft beer scene buzzes with activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Business Journal

    It's going to be a busy few months for the Kansas City craft beer scene, which is great news for local beer lovers. It's going to be a busy few months for the Kansas City craft beer scene, which is great news for local beer lovers.

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  6. Ultrax Aerospace sets stage for huge growth, hires presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Business Journal

    In this 2010 file photo, Chris Lincoln and Brian Lincoln, co-founders of Ultrax Aerospace, stand behind a "validation" product that is used to diagnose helicopter avionics. Ultrax Aerospace is a manufacturer that most local business people have never heard of, but that didn't keep the company from luring their new president away from a company most have heard of: Ferrellgas Partners LP .

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  7. Gale Communities unit teams with BH&G Kansas City HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Business Journal

    Lee's Summit developer David Gale has signed an agreement with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes, which will market all of Gale's new home properties and take over his five-person marketing group, The Gale Team.

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  8. Gale Communities unit teams with BH&G Kansas City HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Business Journal

    The Gale Team has joined Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes and will market all of developer David Gales' new homes. The team includes Kurt Lutz , Linda Lutz, Susie Zammar, Leslie Marshall and Tucker Marshall.

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  9. Woman pleads guilty in designer drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    A Lee's Summit woman pleaded guilty to being part of an Olathe company that sold millions of dollars in synthetic drugs. Cindy McRoberts , 49, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Kansas City, Kan., to one count of conspiracy to distributed controlled substances and analagues of controlled substances.

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  10. Are tax notifications fair, or just loopholes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    A debate about whether Missouri businesses should be punished for changes in tax laws they didn't know about is back on in Jefferson City, The Kansas City Star reports.

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  11. Measure would cost some school districts thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Lee's Summit and Blue Springs school districts could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars, and North Kansas City more than $1 million, in state aid next school year as part of a measure passed last year, The Kansas City Star reports.

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  12. Judge pulls plug on effort to redirect tax money to Lee's SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    A court ruling will allow Cass County to hold on to nearly $1 million in tax revenue at the heart of a dispute with Lee 's Summit, The Lee 's Summit Journal reports. A Cole County Circuit Court judge ruled that the state doesn't have authority to withhold other tax revenue due Cass County to recover utility tax money owed to Lee 's Summit.

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  13. Sanders: Cities should get on board commuter-rail planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Business Journal

    Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders discusses the potential purchase of about 24 miles of rail right-of-way from Union Pacific. Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders is calling on cities to help pay for his plan to launch a commuter-rail line, saying in an inaugural address that "the moment is at hand," the Independence Examiner reports .

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  14. New frontier: Corridor booming in Lee's SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Business Journal

    Frontier Justice, a new establishment for firearms enthusiasts, will open soon in northern Lee's Summit's booming new development frontier. Offering everything from firearms sales and training to "Western Chic" clothing and art, Frontier Justice is one of several new businesses opening within the Independence Ave./ Ralph Powell Road corridor between Colbern and Woods Chapel roads.

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  15. Republicans see Kansas tax cuts as 'cautionary tale'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Business Journal

    Republicans in Missouri and other states who once wanted to emulate Kansas' large tax cuts now see them as a warning of what happens when you try to do too much too quickly, Politico reports.

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  16. Home care company plane crashes after KC tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    A private plane carrying company officials back from a trip to Kansas City clipped a cell phone tower and crashed on the campus of a Springfield university, The Springfield News-Leader reports . The plane, owned by Integrity Home Care of Springfield, crashed in a vacant lot owned by Evangel University on Friday.

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  17. Eco-devo roundup: KCI, Billy Goat, Olathe MedicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    The KCI Intermodal BusinessCentre is a 687-acre business park located on city-owned land adjacent to the Kansas City International Airport. Plans advanced for three big economic development projects in the metro area: a new building at the KCI Intermodal BusinessCentre; plans by Billy Goat Industries Inc. to relocate; and a big expansion at Olathe Medical Center .

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  18. Lee's Summit official resigns with theft case pendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Business Journal

    An assistant city manager has resigned as the courts sort out a theft charge against him, The Kansas City Star reports . Daren Fristoe is charged with stealing more than $120,000 from his former employer at the Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair.

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  19. Wichita company buys second KC tech firm in two monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Business Journal

    High Touch Technologies is based in Wichita. The technology services firm has now purchased three companies in the Kansas City area.

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  20. Top of the List: Private schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Business Journal

    No. 5 Summit Christian Academy 2014 fall enrollment: 732 Location: Lee's Summit For more information, check out the 2014 Top Area Private Schools List available to KCBJ subscribers. The gallery shows the top five on The List.

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