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Comcast Business Expands Nation’s Largest Gig-speed Network to the West

Comcast Business Expands Nation’s Largest Gig-speed Network to the West DOCSIS 3.1-based gigabit internet service now available to Comcast Business customers in California, Colorado, Houston, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Oregon, Utah and Washington Comcast Business today announced the expansion of its DOCSIS 3.1-based internet service to business customers in the Western United States, including California, Colorado,… Read more »

Geotechnical Acquisitions Bolster Terracon’s Mid-Atlantic Resources

Geotechnical Acquisitions Bolster Terracon’s Mid-Atlantic Resources Five Offices Now Serving Washington, D.C., Metro Area Terracon is pleased to announce its acquisition of Washington, D.C., area firms GeoConcepts Engineering, Inc. (GeoConcepts) and GeoCapitol Engineering, LLC (GeoCapitol). By bringing these two organizations into Terracon, the company reinforces its Mid-Atlantic focus, now with five offices in the metropolitan… Read more »

Johnson County Residential Property Valuation

Johnson County Residential Property Valuation If you’re looking for a home in Johnson County, there’s about a two-month supply of homes for residents.  The market trend for homes under $350,000 have the least amount of supply for potential home buyers. Due to strong demand, residential property values continue to rise.  In 2017, 95 percent of… Read more »

MNU Receives Additional $300K from Sunderland Foundation for New Student Center

The Sunderland Foundation has just awarded MidAmerica Nazarene University a second gift of $300,000 toward the construction of the proposed Cunningham Student Center, part of the Bright Futures capital campaign. The state-of-the-art, 50,000-square-foot multi-use building, will replace the 50-year-old Campus Center building. The center will feature spaces for meeting, a larger, enhanced dining area, outdoor… Read more »

Terracon names McElvogue National Director for Building Enclosure Practice

Terracon Announces Matt McElvogue as National Director for Building Enclosure Practice  Terracon, a leading provider of environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services, has named Matt McElvogue, P.E., as national director for its building enclosure practice. McElvogue joined Building Enclosure Services (BES) in 2010, and was part of its acquisition by Terracon in January 2016. His… Read more »

Olathe Health, KCBJ Clinic collaborate on a Comprehensive Orthopedic Program

Olathe Health and KCBJ Clinic collaborate on a Comprehensive Orthopedic Program   OLATHE (September 27, 2017) – Leaders from Olathe Health and Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic Division of Signature Medical Group of KC, PA (KCBJ) announced today a new working relationship between two of the largest and most experienced orthopedic groups in the… Read more »

PLS 3rd Learning, MNU announce Heartland Academy for Educators

PLS 3rd Learning, MNU announce the Heartland Academy for Educators Introducing Heartland Academy for Educators, a new partnership between MNU and PLS 3rd Learning offering educators online learning and micro-credentials (digital badges) for professional development and graduate credit. “We are delighted to partner with PLS 3rd Learning to expand our continuing education program,” said Dr. David… Read more »

Devocelle announces retirement after 47 years with Olathe Health

Frank H. Devocelle Announces Retirement after 47 Years with Olathe Health OLATHE –  Frank H. Devocelle, President/CEO, of Olathe Health System, Inc. announced today he will retire effective December 31, 2018.  A search for his replacement will begin immediately led by a selection committee of the Olathe Health Board of Directors. “Frank will leave an… Read more »

Comcast debuts integrated YouTube app on Xfinity X1

COMCAST DEBUTS INTEGRATED YOUTUBE APP ON XFINITY X1   Comcast and Google today announced the nationwide launch of YouTube on Xfinity X1, giving viewers quick, easy access to YouTube’s vast online video collection alongside the live, on demand, DVR and other web programming that is already included with their Xfinity TV subscription. YouTube content will… Read more »

Orizon Aerostructures purchases Opus building, will anchor 56 Commerce Center

Orizon Aerostructures purchases Opus building, will anchor 56 Commerce Center Orizon Aerostructures, a Kansas City-based aerospace and defense manufacturing, processing and assembly company, is headed to Olathe. The company has purchased the 205,000-square-foot facility on 15 acres in the 56 Commerce Center Industrial Park at Old 56 Highway and Lone Elm Road. The facility was… Read more »