Jessica Duren


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BizBeat: Rent One opens in Jefferson City

Rent One, 2525 Missouri Blvd., carries a variety of products available for cash sale, 120 days same as cash, rental or rent-to-own.

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BizBeat: Southbank to offer milk paints

Got milk? Southbank does — in paint form. The local shop will soon be selling milk paint by Miss Mustard Seed.

Jefferson City movie theater plans renovation, expansion

Project will cost "millions of dollars"

Capital 8 Theaters in Jefferson City may soon become Capital 9, with plans for a multi-million dollar expansion in the developmental stage.

BizBeat: Kicking the habit with Vapeology

Shop opens on Missouri Boulevard

E-cigarettes are becoming more popular, and the “Now Open” sign of a new shop in Jefferson City reinforces that trend.

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BizBeat: Local business shows power of pillows

Jefferson City already has been named “America’s Most Beautiful Small Town,” but with the help of Debi Leon, she hopes another title will be bestowed upon the Capital City — America’s most well-rested.

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BizBeat: Fresh offerings expanding downtown

River City Florist is expanding its fresh offerings in downtown Jefferson City. To celebrate the new market of food items, owner Mike Moscato and his staff held an open house.

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Scrap tires finding a new home

Researcher teams up with Midwest Block and Brick

Jefferson City’s Midwest Block and Brick gets to be part of research Dr. Mohamed A. ElGawady is performing on new masonry blocks made with ground tires.

BizBeat: Managing chaos, one closet at a time

Two words and a short slogan sum up the whole of Laura Neuner Forbis’s new business. Managed Chaos, LLC — No closet too small! No estate too big!

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BizBeat: Hoping the ‘American dream’ is still alive

Wellness center for sale

When Gloria Baker opened Therapeutic Touch Wellness Center in 2007, she set out to make a few things happen.

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Coca-Cola makes advances in sales, ordering

Jefferson City plant implements updated distribution process

Father/son duo and fourth/fifth generation owners, Carl and Jake Vogel, are moving their Coca-Cola business into a new era of distribution.

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