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Kansas and the seed was planted. The first vines were sown in 2007 and the winery opened for sales in May of 2010. The family works closely with their own vines and local growers to ensure a high quality, handpicked Kansas wine. “We are committed to preserving our family farm, embracing our community and enhancing our local culture for generations to come,” the family said. Olathe has prospered over its 150-year history and is one of the most dominant business and cultural centers in the Midwest. Also one of the fastest-growing communities in Kansas, it has one of the best-educated workforces in the nation. Olathe has become an exciting location for businesses and families. In fact, it’s populated with young, well-educated, high income and highly motivated families. Buddy Rogers, a popular actor from the 1920s once called Olathe home. Today, Olathe – the county seat of Johnson County – continues to draw residents to the community. They appreciate old traditions like the Old Settler’s Day annual festival and modern amenities like the new Olathe

Community Center, which offers residents access to aquatics, fitness, event space and more. Olathe Medical Center is planning a multiyear expansion that will be the largest in the hospital’s history. The expansion will make Olathe Medical Center the seventh-largest acute care hospital in Kansas City by revenue, admitting more than 11,000 people in 2013. It’s an exciting time in Wyandotte County, Kansas. While the area around Interstates 70 and 435 is renowned for turning thousands of undeveloped acres into a prime anchor for sports, restaurants, retail and hotels, it’s a destination experience that could take days to fully enjoy. All from one location, the excitement heats up with high-energy entertainment at the Kansas Speedway, Sporting Kansas City Major League Soccer, the Kansas City T-Bones, an American Association of Independent Professional Baseball teams, and shopping at The Legends, Cabela’s and Nebraska Furniture Mart. There’s also water park fun at the indoor Great Wolf Lodge and at the newest outdoor water park, Schlitterbahn. Continued

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KC Options | 2015-2016  

In this issue of KC Options learn about Kansas City’s dynamic tech scene and the companies developing revolutionary products and services fr...

KC Options | 2015-2016  

In this issue of KC Options learn about Kansas City’s dynamic tech scene and the companies developing revolutionary products and services fr...