From a south Overland Park showroom and a Kansas City factory near 12th and Vine, Mike Corrigan produces, repairs and sells horns to musicians of all abilities: from Kansas City schoolchildren to celebrities whose names you know. It’s not easy to hand-fashion such musical instruments; that may explain why so few companies even try.
The nation’s second-largest health insurer, which is a member of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, said the cyberattack had exposed names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth and other sensitive details on about 80 million Americans. No credit card information or confidential health information has been identified as being exposed in the security breach, Kansas insurance regulators said.
Updated March 31: This man is wanted for burglary, stealing and selling marijuana. If you have information about any of these fugitives, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (816-474-8477), go to KCCrimeStoppers.com, or text TIP452 plus message and send to 274637. All calls are anonymous.
The Rev. Nelson “Fuzzy” Thompson was remembered Saturday as a powerful force in the Kansas City area who gracefully engaged people of all races, genders, faiths and classes in the cause of justice and equality. Mourners filled the sanctuary at St. James United Methodist Church to bid farewell to Thompson, who died a week ago after an extended illness at age 70.
AxelaCare Health Solutions acquired Ambient Healthcare, a Fort Lauderdale, Fla. company that offers home intravenous therapies and nursing care in the southeastern United States. Financial terms of the purchase were not disclosed.
A group called Culture through Ballroom Dance teaches the artistry of motion and also some lessons about social interaction, thanks to its partnerships with the Center, Liberty and North Kansas City school districts. And the kids love the chance to learn these dance moves.