Business

Device Shop brings entrepreneurial spirit to Shawnee
July 1, 2015
Concealed within the Device Shop in Shawnee, some incredible things are being made.
State’s cigarette tax to affect local Shawnee businesses
June 29, 2015
The implementation of an additional 50 cent tax on cigarettes on July 1 has Lucky Lakhani nervous for the future of his young business in Shawnee.
AT&T high-speed internet expanding to Shawnee
June 28, 2015
AT&T announced last week that it is expanding its high-speed U-verse internet service to residential and business customers in parts of Shawnee and Independence.
Dirty Dawgs self-service dog wash opens in western Shawnee
June 24, 2015
Dirty Dawgs self-service dog wash opened in the Monticello Village earlier this month.
Planet Fitness plans to move into Hobby Lobby space
June 23, 2015
Planet Fitness, a 24-hour gym, plans to open a location in part of the space currently occupied by Hobby Lobby off Shawnee Mission Parkway in the Millcreek Shopping Center.
Art festival, patriotic celebration to take over Downtown Bonner June 27
June 16, 2015
June 27 will be a day full of entertainment in Downtown Bonner Springs.
Area students receive chamber scholarship
June 15, 2015
The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce announced the students honored with the annual Betty Charlton Scholarship for 2015 at the chamber’s June luncheon last week.
Bonds purchased for future site of Johnson County Museum
June 14, 2015
The Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center took another step forward last week as the county purchased more than $21 million in revenue bonds.
Shawnee Leadership Program Class of 2015 celebrates graduation
June 14, 2015
The 2015 class of Shawnee Tomorrow celebrated its graduation with a luncheon celebration at Shawnee Town Hall last week.
Funky Munky Music gets national honor
June 12, 2015
Funky Munky Music in Shawnee has been named one of the world’s Top 100 musical instrument and product retailers for the third year in a row.
Kansas City reaches deal to create ‘Smart City’ network
June 7, 2015
Kansas City and two companies have reached an agreement to create a $15.7 million set of high-tech services along the 2.2-mile downtown streetcar line that’s expected to be operating next year.
Shawnee Chamber named finalist in Chamber of the Year competition
June 5, 2015
The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce has been named as one of three finalists in their category of the 2015 Chamber of the Year competition by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.
Judge dismisses case against county sewer district near Bell Road
June 1, 2015
A Johnson County District judge dismissed a case filed by two Bell Road residents against the county’s formation of a contract sewer district near Shawnee Mission Parkway and Maurer Road earlier this month.
Bonner hair salon finds new home after fire
May 27, 2015
After a fire damaged her Bonner Springs hair salon in December, Jessica Sanchez thought maybe it was the end of her business.
Commerce Bank in Shawnee robbed
May 27, 2015
Shawnee police and the Kansas City division of the FBI are investigation a bank robbery at a Commerce Bank in Shawnee.

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