Total Lending Concepts has moved into its new Jefferson City location in River Park (3rd floor), 627 W. McCarty St. TLC is a mortgage lender with branches all across the U.S. Pictured cutting the ribbon: Damon Volkart (Senior Loan Officer) and Jamie Kliethermes (Senior Loan Officer), Ross Ku… Read More

JCMG Aesthetics recently celebrated their grand opening on their business at 1241 Stadium Blvd. This physician-led partnership provides surgical and dermatological cosmetic needs. Cosmetic services and treatments such as facials, laser treatments and aesthetic surgery are available. Pictured… Read More

Missouri Hospice and Palliative Care Association had a Grand Opening at 627 W. McCarty Ste. 202. The association educates and advocates for hospice statewide. The new space has a training room for rent with seating up to 50 people. Pictured cutting the ribbon: Jane Moore, CEO  Read More

Capitol City Cheer and Capitol Warriors had a grand reopening at 1911 Ford St after the tornado. Capitol Kids offers multiple programs for kids such as fitness, cheer, American Ninja Warrior, Dance, and Gymnastics. Pictured cutting the ribbon: Ron Swanson (Owner), Cathy McLaren (Gym Director… Read More

USA Mortgage – Jefferson City had a Grand Opening at its location at 1002 Diamond Ridge. USA Mortgage brings a full line of mortgage products that can fit virtually FHA, VA, Renovation, Conventional, and Down Payment Assistance Programs. They even offer 100% financing on USDA, VA, and FHA Pr… Read More

Missouri Soybean Association opened a unique new Innovation Center at 734 S. Country Club Drive. Pictured Cutting the Ribbon at a chamber of commerce ribbon cutting are Robert Alpers, Chairman of the Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council, Ronnie Russell, President of the Missouri Soybean As… Read More

BarVino celebrated its one-year anniversary with a chamber of commerce ribbon cutting in February. BarVino has 400 different types of wine, 150 whiskeys and 40 beers at its 204 E. High Street location in downtown Jefferson City. Pictured are owners, Cole Berhorst, Matt & Ashley Green, an… Read More

Construction continues on the Courtyard by Marriot at the former site of the St. Mary’s hospital near the intersection of Missouri Blvd. and U.S. 50. The 80,000 square foot hotel will reuse masonry from the hospital’s iconic façade and incorporated into a new exterior. The 120-guestroom, 4-s… Read More

Health and nutrition retailer GNC closed its store in Jefferson City's Capital Mall last month. CEO Ken Martindale said the company will close up to 900 stores across the country, most of them in malls, due to declining foot traffic.  Read More

Construction continues on the corner of Edgewood and Stadium in Jefferson City on an additional branch for Mid America Bank. The branch will offer a full-service bank with personal bankers and lenders. Read More

Owner Shannon Imler plans to open The Ice Cream Factory in late February at 701 Madison in Jefferson City. Renovations are underway now. This will be the Imler's second location. They currently have a location in Eldon. Read More

Mid Rivers Insurance celebrated its new location at 1515 E. High St. with a chamber of commerce ribbon cutting celebration. Agent Joey O'Connor's agency offers home, auto, life and business insurance. Pictured cutting the ribbon: Joey O'Connor (agent) and his wife Britni O'Connor. Also pictu… Read More

Quest Diagnostics had a ribbon cutting at their new Jefferson City location at 999 Diamond Ridge Suite 101. Quest is the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that patients and doctors need to make better health decisions. Pictured cutting the ribbon: Jerem… Read More

Jefferson City Schools Superintendent Larry Linthacum, Board of Education members, district staff, Capital City High School (CCHS) students, and CCHS staff are joined by Mayor Carrie Tergin, the Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, and Nabholz Construction for a ribbon cutting cer… Read More

Jetawan and Chris Smith became sole owners of Care Planning Solutions and celebrated with a Grand Opening. Care Planning Solutions provides professional and compassionate in-home health care for loved ones in the comfort of their homes while the age gracefully in place.  Pictured are Jetawn … Read More

Wash Authority has moved to a new location at 631 W. McCarty St. The company provides professional exterior cleaning services.  Other services include interior and exterior window cleaning, commercial low-pressure building washing, fleet washing, graffiti removal and roof cleaning. Facebook:… Read More

Ready Popped brings you gourmet kettle cooked popcorn in many flavors. Great for gift giving or for that fun family get together. They also prepare glazed nuts and pork rinds. The business does fundraisers and events.  In addition to their online store, owners Luke and Kara Ready have opened… Read More

Scooter’s Coffee, a drive-thru chain serving expresso and other coffee drinks, plus a variety of smoothies and pastries, opened a new location at 2245 Missouri Blvd. in Jefferson City. Read More

Dillard’s in Jefferson City had a ribbon cutting event to commemorate its transition to one of the company’s 30 clearance centers. The Jefferson City location in the Capital Mall on Country Club Drive will stock clearance merchandise from neighboring full-service Dillard’s stores. Pictured a… Read More

JCMO Pet Plaza opened last fall at 1005 Big Horn Drive. It is made up of three businesses for animal care: Premium Pets, Kitty’s Critter Care, and Got Your Six Dog Training. Premium Pets ( also has a location on E. McCarty. It offers natural pet food, gourmet treats, supple… Read More

The Tiger’s Den at 719 Jefferson St. opened in December. Vandderlee Hughes and Lamesha Newman opened the 2,000 square foot venue for events, which has a dance floor, seating area, bar and kitchen. Previously the couple operated Savanna’s Soul Food Restaurant and Event Space at 418 W. Elm but… Read More

Owner Scott Drinkard plans to rebrand The Off Ramp at the intersection of W. McCarty and the U.S. 54/63 offramp. It has been renamed The Office Bar. Drinkard also owns Spectator’s Sports Bar & Grill and The Pizza Company. He took over The Office Bar in October. Read More

Eyemart Express opened a location in Jefferson City at 2111 Missouri Blvd, Ste. C. The company makes quality eyeware that is affordable, quick and stylish. It also provides eye exams. Read More

The parent company of Dressbarn in Jefferson City, Ascena Retail Group, announced earlier this year it would close all 650 of its stores and began the process earlier this month. Store manager Michelle Warner said the Jefferson City store will remain open through Christmas and is still recei… Read More

Furniture and appliance store Missouri Furniture has reopened their store at 908 US-54, Jefferson City. The store was damaged during the catastrophic tornado that hit Jefferson City in May. Missouri Furniture offers a wide selection of living, bedroom, dining, home office and outdoor furnitu… Read More

Coffee shop chain, Scooter's Coffee, is slated to open a new store at 2235 Missouri Blvd., Jefferson City. The company offers a wide range of coffee drinks, smoothies and teas along with bakery and breakfast items. They are expected to be open by the end of 2019.  Read More

Bowman Commercial Realty celebrated the grand opening of their new location at 2410-A Hyde Park Rd., Jefferson City. The company offers residential and commercial property management as well as business brokerage. Read More

Pet store and supply company Premium Pets opened their second store at 1005 Big Horn Dr., Jefferson City. The new location also partners with Got Your Six Dog Training and doggy day care center, Kitty’s Critter Care. Premium Pets offers a wide variety of food and treats for cats and dogs alo… Read More

Epoch Escapes celebrated their grand opening inside Capital Mall at 3600 Country Club Dr. Suite 318, Jefferson City. The company offers three different escape rooms ranging in levels of difficulty from beginner to expert. The rooms require patrons to solve a trail of puzzles to achieve a goa… Read More

Alcohol and tobacco shop Alcobacco is now located at 120 E Dunklin St., Jefferson City. The store made the move in order to get more foot traffic. The company offers alcohol, tobacco products, vaporizers, hand pipes, water pipes and various drinkware. Read More

Stockman Stoneworks celebrated the grand opening of a new showroom at 3918 Stockman Lane, Jefferson City. The company is a manufacturing plant that produces things like retaining wall blocks, stone, bricks, patio pavers and much more.  Read More

Restaurant Towne Grill at 315 Jefferson St., Jefferson City, is now owned by Matt and Rachel Bullock. The new owners plan to keep the decorum of the restaurant along with the signature coffee and food. However, the restaurant will also see new things such as a wider variety of lunch specials… Read More

Unique Creations Candle Bar celebrated their grand opening at  114 E. High St., Jefferson City. The company offers pour-your-own candle services where customers can pick their favorite scents and become a candle mixologist. Pre-poured candles are also available for purchase.  Read More

River Region Credit Union celebrated the grand opening of the River Region Community Room at 501 Broadway, Jefferson City. The location will feature a video-teller with enhanced ATM capabilities as well as a community center open to the public for meetings and events.  Read More

Howell's Carpet Outlet has relocated to 2014 Missouri Blvd., Jefferson City. The store made the move a few doors down from their previously location to accommodate for a larger showroom. The company offers free estimates as well as a variety of carpet and flooring options and installation. Read More

Travel consulting company Classic Travel and Tours celebrated the grand opening of their new store at 2410-A Hyde Park Rd, Jefferson City. The company offers information about trips as well as professional services to help patrons plan and book both statewide and international trips. Read More

J Street Vintage at 615 Jefferson St., Jefferson City is now owned by Lizzie Harlan. The company will continue to offer spaces for vendor booths and will now also sell chalk paint and offer painting classes. Read More

Restaurant Blu Taco celebrated its grand opening at 135 City Plaza, Holts Summit. The company offers southwestern style food such as burritos, tacos and burrito bowls all of which are customizable by the customer. Read More

Wine shop and restaurant CORK has reopened at 124 E. High St., Jefferson City. The company offers a seasonal and changing menu of locally sourced food along with wine by the bottle or glass. Read More

Car dealership Riley Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac reopened a temporary location at 3205 Missouri Blvd., Jefferson City. The dealership celebrated its relocation and reopening four months after the May 22 tornado tore through Jefferson City. The company offers new and used car sales along wit… Read More

Comic book-themed cafe Gotham Grill celebrated its grand opening inside the Governor Office Building at 200 Madison St., Jefferson City. The company takes the place of Rick's Cafe which closed in April. The company offers a selection of coffee drinks along with breakfast items, sandwiches an… Read More

Central Missouri Dermatology celebrated its grand opening of a new location at 1705 Christy Dr. Suite 208, Jefferson City. The company specializes in comprehensive dermatological care and provides diagnosis and treatment of all skin, hair and nail diseases. Read More

Cosmetic surgery center Genesis Medspa celebrated its grand opening of a new location at 2511 W. Edgewood Dr., Jefferson City. The company offers body and facial esthetics as well as spa and wellness services. Read More

Mid America Bank is slated to open a new branch of the banking service at the corner of Edgewood and Stadium Boulevard, Jefferson City. The bank is expected to open in 2020 and will offer a full-service bank with personal bankers and lenders. Read More

Upcoming Events

Windstone Entertainment Center

Hambo Latham is a singer who plays a variety of music from the 50's to the 80's. Cash bar and Windstone kitchen open. Every Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Miller Performance Arts Center

Jefferson City schools Superintendent Larry Linthacum will be at the Miller Performing Arts Center atrium for "Coffee with Larry" on the first Friday of each month from 7-8 a.m. Dr. Linthacum will have a presentation and will take questions from the audience. Everyone is invited.

The Mission

Porter Union, led by husband and wife, Cole Michael Porter and Kendra Porter, is the result of the two old souls spending the better part of the last decade traveling the country together to play their music everywhere from the dive bars and honky tonks to festivals and theaters. When you hear the story of Cole and Kendra meeting in a hometown bar, falling in love while writing and playing together, it sounds like fairy tale built by corporate music row. Luckily, that’s where the compari…

Windstone Entertainment Center

Featuring country artist Gene Watson. With special guest band Osage Travelers, playing country and classic rock.

N.H. Scheppers Distributing

Join us for a unique presentation by Dr. Greg Renner and Carolyn McDowell on the historic duck decoy factories that once operated in Jefferson City. Duck decoys made here by Hayes and Gundelfinger have become valuable collectibles throughout the country.

Windstone Entertainment Center

Hambo Latham is a singer who plays a variety of music from the 50's to the 80's. Cash bar and Windstone kitchen open. Every Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds

Jefferson City Jaycees and JC Parks are co-sponsoring the 33rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Memorial Park. This special event will be open to children up to 9 years old. Children will be divided into age groups and the park will be divided into four sections. Children will begin their hunt at 11:00am. Parents will not be allowed in the hunting area except for the 3 and under area. All proceeds go to benefit other community projects in Jefferson City.

Windstone Entertainment Center

Hambo Latham is a singer who plays a variety of music from the 50's to the 80's. Cash bar and Windstone kitchen open. Every Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m.