Business news

Sandstone striving to overcome economy
June 16, 2011
Last year was a “bloodbath” for music venues across the country.
Eudora winery takes home gold at international competition
May 17, 2011
Eudora’s BlueJacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery won a gold medal for its 2009 vintage of Off-Dry Vignoles at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition on May 7.
Embattled Kansas Bioscience Authority leader resigns
11:11 a.m., April 15, 2011 Updated 11:55 a.m.
Tom Thornton, the leader of the Kansas Bioscience Authority, which is under investigation and been criticized by Gov. Sam Brownback, has resigned.
Sweet dreams are made like this
April 7, 2011
If Cami SanRomani is any indication, sweet dreams are made of this: Hard work, sacrifice and lots and lots of buttercream.
Ultra high-speed network coming to KCK
March 30, 2011
With the lightning speed of an ultra-high speed Internet connection, Gov. Sam Brownback welcomed Google Fiber to Kansas City, Kan., on Wednesday.
Google Fiber coming to KCK
11:26 a.m., March 30, 2011 Updated 11:45 a.m.
Wyandotte County is the winner of a high-stakes, high-profile national competition to land Google’s ultra high-speed fiber network.
LMH to open Eudora medical building in April
March 17, 2011
Lawrence Memorial Hospital will open its Eudora medical building next month, officials announced.
Overheated equipment sparks blaze at Eudora Dairy Queen
March 3, 2011
Overheated equipment inside the Dairy Queen in Eudora caused a fire early Thursday morning, and the business sustained interior damage, Eudora Police Chief Grady Walker said.
Eudora questioning effects of proposed sand pit operation
February 14, 2011
On Feb. 23, the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission and the Eudora Planning Commission will play host to a joint hearing on a conditional use permit for a sand pit operation that would sit along North 1500 Road.
Heavy lifting: Moving day in this business all about physics, geometry
January 26, 2011
The business of house moving takes patience, precision and practice.
District ponders selling old school site
January 13, 2011
In Eudora, officials are hoping to use an old asset to help bring some much-needed financial relief.
Shop offers clothing for those in need
December 13, 2010
His Hands Clothing Closet offers free clothing, shoes and coats for families in need, with most sizes available from newborn to 2XL in men’s and women’s attire.
Opening of Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s medical building in Eudora may be delayed
November 18, 2010
There may be a delay in the opening of Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s medical building in Eudora.
Coffee shop’s offerings expand with new owner
November 11, 2010
Jeffrey Cook has worn a lot of hats in his career, from working as a corporate trainer for Applebee’s to working as a sous chef for the Kansas City Renaissance Festival to owning his own catering business.