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Congratulations, Hilary and Michael!

Engagement
Dr. and Mrs. Robin K. Purdy of Woodstock, Illinois, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hilary Louise Purdy, to Michael Field Orlowski, the son of Debora H. Field Orlowski and Mr. David J. Orlowski of Our Town. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Woodstock High School in Woodstock. She earned a bachelor of science degree in psychology from Northwestern University.

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Brent Wilson

Brent Wilson is a managing director at CBIZ and leads the non-profit practice and audit department. He is a member of the Centurions, Class of 2014. Brent and his wife, Jennifer, have two sons, Quin and Luke. Brent serves on the boards of Westridge Christian Church, the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Accountancy, The Research Foundation, the Missouri Society of CPA’s, and the Show-Me Christian Youth Home.

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CASA SuperHero 5K Run/Walk

Caped Crusaders
June 29th was the date for the CASA SuperHero 5K Run/Walk. More than 1,000 runners and walkers gathered at Park Place in Town Center Plaza for the event. Stacy and Mark Simmons were the honorary chairmen. 
Also featured in the August 9th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Tracie Lansing Photography 

Stacy and Mark Simmons, honorary chairmen; with their children, Collin and Leah

Jason Cole and Paula Tarwater

 
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27th annual Holiday Mart

Spectacular Shopping
The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s 27th annual Holiday Mart  will be held October 16th through the 19th at Bartle Hall. Erin Lambert and Kristen Brought are serving as the co-chairmen.
Also featured in the August 9th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit:  Andrea Nigh Photography

Kristen Brought and Erin Lambert, co-chairmen

 
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Symphony Ball

Symphony Supporters
The Symphony League’s Symphony Ball, “The Sun, The Moon and The Stars,” will be held on September 6th. Kathy and Mario Scaglia were the hosts of a recent gathering at the Sulgrave Regency where members enjoyed lunch and assembled Ball invitations. 
Also featured in the August 9th issue of The Independent 

Karen Hardcastle displayed the beautiful invitation.

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