Samantha’s Corner – April, 2019

April 4, 2019

As spring is upon us, we have many exciting things on the horizon. And we’ve been mourning the loss of one of our area’s most active and vocal transgender activists, Stephanie Mott. First, we have […]

Transgender Day Of Visibility

March 20, 2019

The Mid-America Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (MAGLCC) is hosting an event for the fifth consecutive year to mark the International Transgender Day of Visibility (TDoV). All are welcome to attend Thursday, March 28, […]

MAGLCC Spotlight – LocateKC

April 4, 2018

Kevin Bryant was one of the three founding members of the Mid America Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, along with Dan Nilsen and Catherine Kelly. In the beginning, Bryant says, they thought they would […]

MAGLCC Spotlight – Josue Montes

October 23, 2017

Josue Montes, who goes by Josh, says his interior-decorating work is his “bread and butter.” About a year ago, he started a blog at 1dapperlatino.com. “The reason I launched the blog was to speak about […]

MAGLCC Spotlight – Blaine Proctor

October 13, 2017

We recently sat down with Blaine Proctor in his Midtown office, a restored private residence turned into the headquarters of SAVE Inc., an essential Kansas City charity. Proctor, the chief executive officer of SAVE, says: […]

CampBiz – October, 2017

October 1, 2017

News Briefs Heartland Men’s Chorus Presenting Two Events Oct. 28 ‘The Queen & Mad Hatter’s Ball,’ Including ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ After-Party    The Heartland Men’s Chorus Dinner of Note ball and silent auction has […]

MAGLCC Spotlight – Sean Barnard

April 7, 2017

Sean Barnard is the affable owner of Bambou, a salon offering hair and beauty services in downtown Overland Park. He’s relatively new to owning a salon after a lengthy career in the casino world. “I’d […]

MAGLCC Spotlight – KC Repertory Theatre

March 14, 2017

The rich history of the Kansas City Repertory Theatre, affectionately known as the KC Rep, began more than 50 years ago. Eric Rosen, an award-winning writer, director and producer, was appointed to be the artistic […]

MAGLCC Spotlight – Theresa M. Van Ackeren

February 1, 2017

Theresa Van Ackeren moved to Lee’s Summit, Mo., from Omaha in 1989. She did not bring her bicycle along, she remembers with some regret. Before that, she said, “I rode my bike a lot as […]

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