Music studios offering rock band-based music lessons are experiencing a rapid expansion across the Kansas City area. The idea has been around for a number of years, but the last year has seen the opening of at least three new schools that offer rock-style music instruction for kids.
Heritage Christian Academy honored; city of Shawnee named a semifinalist forthe 2014 U.S. Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.
The metros first Skechers Factory Outlet Store is scheduled to open June 13 in Overland Park. In other news, Freddys Frozen Custard & Steakburgers plans to open another restaurant in Olathe, and Kiss co-founders Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley have set an April 29 opening for Rock & Brews in Overland Park and a May 29 fundraiser.
Neil O. Anderson and Associates specializes in geotechnical, environmental and materials-testing engineering.
A program at Johnson County Community College and Olathe East High School gives students a behind-the-scenes look at how a retirement community operates.