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Villa St. Francis groundbreaking

For 70 years, Villa St. Francis has been providing top quality senior care to people in the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas. On Feb. 7, they, led by Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann, break ground to still improve their facilities and the care that they provide. Initial funds provided by the Archiocese Capital Campaign have… Read more »

Olathe students nominated for Shooting Star Program

The Arts Council of Johnson County (ACJC) announces 27 finalists have been nominated from the Olathe Public Schools for the 2023 Shooting Stars Awards. The Shooting Stars Program promotes the positive impact arts education has on our students by honoring student achievement in the literary, performing and visual arts, providing students with resources to help… Read more »

Olathe Health Joins The University of Kansas Health System

Collaboration will expand access to high-quality care close to home and across the region The University of Kansas Health System announced today Olathe Health has become part of The University of Kansas Health System. Together, the health system will continue to provide the highest quality care close to home, while expanding patients’ access to more… Read more »

Benchmark Litigation recognizes Foulston Siefkin

Foulston Siefkin law firm and individual attorneys have been announced in Benchmark Litigation’s latest rankings. The legal publication focuses exclusively on litigation in the U.S. and conducts research through extensive interviews with litigators, dispute-resolution specialists, and clients in addition to examination of recent casework and professional peer and practitioner feedback. Since 2008, Benchmark Litigation has… Read more »

Benchmark Litigation recognizes Foulston Siefkin

Foulston Siefkin law firm and individual attorneys have been announced in Benchmark Litigation’s latest rankings. The legal publication focuses exclusively on litigation in the U.S. and conducts research through extensive interviews with litigators, dispute-resolution specialists, and clients in addition to examination of recent casework and professional peer and practitioner feedback. Since 2008, Benchmark Litigation has… Read more »

Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling Company to Build New Production Campus in Olathe

Representatives from Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling Company attended Olathe’s City Council meeting last evening to review benefit district infrastructure needs specific to their intended development of a 150-acre property in the community. Heartland is pursuing a plan to build a nearly 600,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Production Campus in Olathe, Kan. Slated to open late 2024, it will significantly… Read more »

Foulston Siefkin LLP Attorneys Named to 2023 Best Lawyers Lists

A total of 66 Foulston Siefkin attorneys have been recognized in the 2023 Editions of The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, including 7 honored as “Lawyer of the Year” in a specific practice area and city. First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is a well-known reference work which uses peer feedback to develop… Read more »

Smithyman & Zakoura attorneys join Foulston Siefkin’s Overland Park office

Foulston Siefkin LLP is expanding its energy and public utilities practice with the addition of three attorneys from Smithyman & Zakoura, Chartered, effective Aug. 1, 2022. Founded in 1986, for more than 35 years Smithyman & Zakoura has represented the business, medical, government, and faith communities throughout Kansas and metropolitan Kansas City. Attorneys Lee M…. Read more »

Olathe Public Schools Receives $1.5 Million in Grant Funds for Safety, Mental Wellness and Early Childhood

In the last month, Olathe Public Schools received $1.5 million total from different organizations for safety resources, mental health positions and early childhood development. The Safety and Security Department was awarded a Safe and Secure Schools grant from the Kansas Department of Education (KSDE) for $421,700 for two separate projects – the implementation of Centegix… Read more »