Rebecca Martin

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Zonta honors Peggy Kirkpatrick

Angela Hirsch, Yvonne Matthews named Women of Achievement

The Zonta Club of Jefferson City celebrated the sweet successes of several women in the community during its annual Yellow Rose Luncheon on Tuesday — chief of whom was Peggy Kirkpatrick, who became the organization’s 13th Mrs. William H. Weldon Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.

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BizBeat: Ana Marie’s Bridal now open

Jefferson City is back in the bridal business, as its only bridal shop, Ana Marie’s Bridal, officially opened May 2.

BizBeat: New e-cigarette store to open this month

Look Whooo’s Vapin’, a new e-cigarette store on the southeastern side of Jefferson City, is set to open by the end of May.

BizBeat: NuWay celebrates 60th anniversary

NuWay Concrete Forms is celebrating its 60th year in business during 2015, and will host an open house event in Jefferson City Monday to commemorate the anniversary.

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‘Sneaky Salt’ tour uses humor, surprise to promote healthier eating

Spicing up the message

Some of the worst health risk factors can really sneak up on you — and so can the things that cause them. That was the idea behind the American Heart Association’s “Sneaky Salt” tour of Jefferson City Wednesday.

Sharing history through America’s pastime

MRRL event tonight discusses Kansas City Monarchs’ time in Jefferson City

The Jefferson City Mohawks, Jefferson City Redbirds and Jefferson City Dodgers have more in common than their status as historical hometown baseball teams — each team also played against the Kansas City Monarchs at some point between 1922-54.

Columbia airport closed to air traffic

The Columbia Regional Airport closed to air traffic as of 3 p.m. today after an outbound aircraft on the taxi for takeoff left the taxiway and became stuck.

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BizBeat: Downtown businesses recovering from fire damage

Three Jefferson City businesses continue to recover after fire and smoke damaged their buildings and inventory last month.

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BizBeat: EMS Professionals relocates, adds retail space

EMS Professionals Inc., a Jefferson City area business providing uniforms and equipment for emergency medical and law enforcement professionals, has both relocated and added a retail storefront.

BizBeat: Capital Mall finds spot for Claire’s

Claire’s boutique will make its way to a permanent spot in Capital Mall later this year after moving to make room for the new Ross department store under construction.

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