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HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Western Supply Receives Small Business Award

Western Supply was established in 1949 by Jack Martin’s dad, Willis Martin, and two other parties.

Analysis: Sedgwick County posts 284th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,172 properties in Sedgwick County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 284th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Topeka area posts 146th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,178 properties in the Topeka area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 146th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Kansas posts 9th lowest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,794 properties in Kansas started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 42nd highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ContainerCraft Receives Small Business Award

Brian Archer, as a freshman in college, began working for Burgess Manufacturing in 1969 and after graduating college went into teaching for four years.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ely's Kawasaki Receives Small Business Award

The business originally began with Darrell’s grandpa, Gene, who started the business in a gas station in Inman.

Analysis: zip code 66101 in Kansas City has 62nd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 66101 zip code area was 439 in the third quarter of 2018, a 25-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chairman Eilert Delivers 2019 State of the County Address

Johnson County, Kansas (March 26, 2019) At a new location in the Olathe Conference Center on March 26, Chairman Ed Eilert’s message during the State of the County address focused on all of the important work being done to Build Strong Communities.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mike White with Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes Honored

Michael T. White, shareholder with Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, was recently named the 2019 Baron of the Boardroom by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rouse Frets Helping to Move KCI Airport Project Forward

The Kansas City City Council, upon the recommendation of the KCI Airport Committee members, voted in favor of an ordinance approving agreements with the developer Edgemoor Infrastructure and Real Estate, which will facilitate the construction of a new airport.

Analysis: 3 Kansas medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Three Kansas medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

Analysis:Kansas has 27th highest average credit card debt

Kansas finished 27th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Blue Valley Rec's Jim Hook Receives State Distinguished Service Award

Long-time Blue Valley Recreation Commission facilities manager, Jim Hook, recently earned the Kansas Recreation and Park Association's Distinguished Service Award. Hook has dedicated 32 years of service ensuring Blue Valley Recreation's facilities are safe, attractive and efficient.

Analysis: Kansas' Sedgwick County has 47th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Kansas' Sedgwick County was more than 4,400 in the third quarter of 2018, a 45-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: MHC Employee Receives Lytx Driver of the Year Award

LEAWOOD, Kan., Feb. 27, 2019 — Murphy-Hoffman Company’s (MHC) Jerry Ingram received Lytx, Inc.’s Driver of the Year award for his outstanding record behind the wheel of his Ford F150 truck and Transit van.

WITCHITA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: YPW - Lunch with Leaders

Join YPW for an opportunity to network with business leaders, civic leaders, and notable individuals who are members of The Rotary Club of Wichita.

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