Just 1 week left in Best of Johnson County finals! Vote today! | Shawnee Mission Post

Hard as it may be to believe, there’s just one week left in the voting period for the inaugural Best of Johnson County  —  which means you’ve only got a few days left to cast your ballots and earn a chance at a $500 giftcard to Prairiefire!st a

Voting is quick and easy — and could earn you some serious cash to spend at one of the county’s premiere shopping centers.

  • Just go to the Best of Johnson County and select any category to start voting.
  • Make your pick from among the five finalists and then enter a valid email address to cast your ballot.
  • Anyone who casts at least 25 votes from the same valid email address will be automatically entered into a chance to win $500 to Prairiefire.
  • All users can cast one vote per category per day. So if you’ve got someone you’re super passionate about, don’t be afraid to support them multiple times.
Best of Johnson County standings as of Sept. 20

Arts, Entertainment and Recreation

Family Entertainment

1 Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead
2 Theatre in the Park
3 Johnson County Museum
4 Midwest Trust Center
5 Chicken N Pickle Overland Park

Free Entertainment

1 Overland Park Farmers Market
2 Old Shawnee Days
3 Sar-Ko Aglow (Lenexa holiday lighting display)
4 Meadowbrook Park
5 Overland Park Fall Festival

Golf Course – Private

1 Falcon Ridge Golf Club
2 Milburn Country Club
3 Mission Hills Country Club
4 Shadow Glen Golf Club
5 Canyon Farms Golf Club

Golf Course – Public

1 St. Andrews Golf Club
2 Tomahawk Hills Golf Course
3 Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Club
4 Ironhorse Golf Club
5 Heritage Course Golf Course

Live Entertainment

1 Theatre in the Park
2 Aztec Shawnee Theater
3 Midwest Trust Center
4 Friday Night Sound Bites in Lenexa
5 Lenexa Outdoor Concert Series

Museum

1 Johnson County Museum
2 Museum at Prairiefire
3 Shawnee Town 1929
4 Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art
5 Shawnee Indian Mission

Park

1 Shawnee Mission Park
2 Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead
3 Meadowbrook Park
4 Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park
5 Black Hoof Park

Place to Entertain Clients

1 TopGolf
2 Wandering Vine at the Castle
3 Lenexa Public Market
4 Strang Hall
5 Chicken N Pickle

Public Event

1 Old Shawnee Days
2 Prairie Village Art Show
3 Shawnee Moonlight Market
4 Johnson County Old Settlers
5 Evening in the Park at Shawnee Mission Park

Auto Services

Auto Dealership

1 CarMax
2 Hendrick Toyota Merriam
3 Bob Allen Ford
4 Honda of Olathe
5 Shawnee Mission Kia

Auto Repair Shop

1 Casey’s Auto Repair
2 Burnett Auto Repair
3 Donovan’s Service
4 Fry’s Car Care
5 Anderson Automotive

Place for an Oil Change

1 Casey’s Auto Repair
2 Donovan’s Service
3 Valvoline
4 Jiffy Lube
5 Big O Tires

Beauty and Wellness

Beauty Salon

1 Bambou Salons & Spas
2 Stem Salon
3 bijin salon & spa
4 Sopra Salon & Med Spa
5 Heaven On Earth Salon

Gym or Fitness Center

1 Orangetheory Fitness Shawnee
2 Kansas Built Fitness
3 2020 FIT
4 BridgeFit
5 Genesis Health Club

Massage Therapist

1 Debby Snow
2 Healing Touch Massage
3 Hand & Stone Massage Spa
4 Circle of Life Massage Therapy
5 Comfort Cover Massage

Med Spa or Esthetician

1 Sunlighten Day Spa
2 bijin salon and spa
3 Aestheticare
4 Midwest Anti Aging
5 PediProz Pedicure Spa

Food and Drink

Asian Restaurant

1 Thai Place
2 Bo Lings
3 Dragon Inn
4 Bamboo Penny’s
5 Pine & Bamboo

Bakery

1 McLain’s
2 Dolce Bakery
3 Ibis Bakery
4 Corner Bakery
5 Three Bears Bakery

Barbecue Restaurant

1 Joe’s Kansas City
2 Jack Stack
3 Q39 South
4 Bates City BBQ
5 Blind Box BBQ

Breakfast Spot

1 First Watch
2 The Big Biscuit
3 McLain’s
4 eggtc…
5 Corner Bakery

Brunch Spot

1 First Watch
2 Snooze, an AM Eatery
3 French Market
4 Ronnie’s Restaurant
5 Rye Leawood

Burgers

1 The Snack Shack
2 BRGR Kitchen + Bar
3 Burg & Barrel
4 Grandstand Burgers
5 Harley’s Hideaway

Coffee Shop

1 Black Dog Coffeehouse
2 McLain’s
3 Urban Prairie Coffee
4 Hattie’s Fine Coffee
5 Corner Bakery

Donut Shop

1 Lamar’s Donuts
2 Mr D’s Donut Shop
3 Fluffy Fresh
4 Duck Donuts
5 Daylight Donuts

Fine Dining Restaurant

1 Silo Modern Farmhouse
2 Cafe Provence
3 Story.
4 Garozzo’s Overland Park
5 J. Gilbert’s

Happy Hour

1 The Peanut
2 Red Door Woodfired Grill
3 Nick & Jake’s
4 Houlihan’s
5 Jake’s Place Bar and Grill

Ice Cream

1 Andy’s Frozen Custard
2 Sylas & Maddy’s
3 The Golden Scoop
4 Fairway Creamery
5 Summer Salt Ice Cream

Italian Food

1 Old Shawnee Pizza
2 Garozzo’s Overland Park
3 Ricco’s Italian Restaurant
4 Johnny Cascone’s
5 Viona’s Italian Bistro

Mexican Restaurant

1 Mi Ranchito
2 K-Macho’s Mexican Grill and Cantina
3 Taco Naco KC
4 Dos Reales
5 Jose Pepper’s Mexican Restaurant

Microbrewery

1 Martin City Brewing Company
2 Rockcreek Brewing Co.
3 Servaes Brewing Co.
4 Pathlight Brewing
5 Sandhills Brewing

New Restaurant

1 Scratch
2 Bamboo Penny’s
3 Glory Days Pizza
4 Meat Mitch Barbecue
5 Verbena

Pizza

1 Minsky’s
2 Old Shawnee Pizza
3 Buffalo State Pizza
4 Martin City Brewing
5 Third Coast

Sushi/Japanese Restaurant

1 Sushi UNI
2 Oishi Sushi
3 Jun’s
4 Blue Sushi Sake
5 Ra Sushi

Vegetarian Food

1 Holy Land Cafe
2 MudPie Bakery
3 Elsa’s Ethiopian
4 Enjoy
5 Indian Palace

Wine List

1 Louie’s Wine Dive
2 Story.
3 Stone Pillar Vineyard & Winery
4 J. Gilbert’s
5 Wandering Vine at the Castle

Wings

1 The Peanut
2 Johnny’s Tavern
3 Old Shawnee Pizza
4 Tanner’s
5 WingStop

Home Services and Supplies

Flooring/Carpet Store

1 Weber Flooring/Joe’s Carpet
2 Floor & Decor
3 Big Bob’s Flooring Outlet
4 Carpet Corner
5 Rigdon Floor Coverings

Furniture Store

1 Furniture Mall of Kansas
2 Crowley Furniture & Mattress
3 Glenwood Antique Mall
4 Golden & Pine
5 Bob’s Discount Furniture

Gardening Center

1 Family Tree Nursery
2 Suburban Lawn & Garden
3 Westlake Ace Hardware
4 The Grass Pad
5 Earl May Garden Center

Handyman

1 Westlake Ace Hardware Handyman Service
2 Mr. Handyman of Northeast Johnson County
3 Quality Handyman and Home Repair
4 Rigdon Inc.
5 Davis Woodworks & Handyman Services

Hardware Store

1 Westlake Ace Hardware
2 Home Depot
3 Lowe’s
4 Mack True Value Hardware
5 Euston Hardware

Heating/AC Company

1 Anthony Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric
2 Jack Harrison Heating & Air Conditioning
3 Mission Plumbing Heating & Cooling
4 A.B. May
5 Top Notch

Landscaping Company

1 Ryan Lawn & Tree
2 Heartland Turf & Landscape
3 Hermes
4 Johnson County Topsoil & Landscape Materials
5 Green Again Lawn

Pest Control Company

1 Joshua’s Pest Control
2 Ryan Lawn & Tree
3 Blue Beetle
4 Weaver’s & Sons A-OK Exterminators
5 Augustine Exterminators

Plumber

1 Anthony Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric
2 Mission Plumbing Heating & Cooling
3 Paul Vielhauer Plumbing, Inc.
4 A.B. May
5 Essential Plumbing

Roofing Company

1 Shamrock Roofing
2 Easton Roofing
3 Century Roofing
4 H&H Roofing
5 435 Roofing

Medical, Dental and Health

Chiropractic Clinic

1 Grabouski Chiropractic
2 Whitmore Chiropractic
3 Your Wellness Connection
4 Healing Arts Center
5 Balderston Chiropractic

Dentist

1 LeBlanc & Associates
2 Beckman Dentistry
3 Bowles Dental Center
4 Jenkins Dentistry
5 Show Your Grin

Family Doctor

1 College Park Family
2 Saint Luke’s Primary Care
3 Leawood Family Care
4 Nicole Niemann, MD
5 James Phillips, DO

Hospital

1 AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
2 The University of Kansas Hospital – Indian Creek
3 Saint Luke’s South
4 Overland Park Regional
5 Menorah Medical Center

Optometrist/Glasses Shop

1 Mission Eyecare
2 Kansas City Eye Clinic
3 Hunter Family Vision
4 Fairway Eye Center
5 Burlingame & Mock

Orthodontist

1 Fry Orthodontics
2 Dr. Kelly Toombs
3 Jeff Thompson
4 Hannah Orthodontics
5 Dr. Jay Oltjen

Physical Therapy Practice

1 KCOI – Performance Rehab
2 Saint Luke’s South
3 F.I.T. Muscle & Joint
4 Elite Sports Medicine
5 Athletico

Psychologist/Therapist

1 Angelique Foye-Fletcher, Resolve
2 Julian Brown
3 Brent Menninger
4 Pilar Jacobson
5 Sergio M Zaderenko

Pets

Dog Park

1 Shawnee Mission Park Off Leash Dog Area
2 Leawoof Dog Park
3 Heritage Park Off Leash
4 Stoll Off-Leash Dog Area
5 Kill Creek Streamway Park

Pet Day Care/Boarder

1 Melissa’s Menagerie
2 Woof’s Play and Stay
3 Fetcher’s Play & Stay
4 Happy Pawz
5 Broadmoor Kennels

Pet Groomer

1 Fetcher’s Play & Stay
2 Happy Pawz
3 Land of Paws
4 Stanley Veterinary Clinic
5 Overland Park Venterianary Center

Veterinarian

1 Mission Animal Clinic
2 Fairway Animal Hospital
3 Overland Park Veterinarian
4 Country Hill Animal Clinic
5 Fox Hill Vet

Professional Services

Bank

1 Commerce Bank
2 FNBO
3 Capitol Federal
4 UMB
5 Security Bank

Continuing Education School

1 JCCC
2 KU Edwards Campus
3 K-State Extension Olathe
4 Benedictine College
5 Park University

Credit Union

1 Community America Credit Union
2 Azura Credit Union
3 Mainstreet Credit Union
4 Mazuma Credit Union
5 MidAmerican Credit Union

Financial Investment Firm

1 Prevail Strategies
2 Edward Jones
3 Creative Planning
4 Fidelity Investments
5 Thrivent

Funeral Home/Crematory Services

1 Amos Family Funeral Home
2 Funeral Advocates
3 McGilley & Hoges
4 Porter’s
5 Johnson County Funeral and Memorial Gardens

Insurance Provider

1 Haas & Wilkerson Inc
2 Flury-Hinderks Insurance
3 Oliver Insurance Agency
4 Blue Valley Insurance Agency
5 Integrity Insurance Services

Law Firm

1 Kansas Estate and Elder Law
2 Walden & Pfannenstiel
3 Hunter Law Group
4 Debra Hallauer
5 Sage Law

Real Estate and Homebuilding

Apartment Complex

1 Waterside Residences
2 The Kessler
3 Sixty16 Shawnee
4 Residences at Park Place
5 Corbin Greens

Commercial Real Estate Firm

1 Reece Commercial Realty
2 VanTrust Real Estate
3 Elevate Property Advisors
4 Clemons Commercial Real Estate
5 Select Sites

Home Builder

1 Roeser Homes
2 Rodrock Homes
3 Don Julian Builders
4 KOENIG Building + Restoration
5 Bickimer Homes

Home Remodeling Company

1 Origin Build Co.
2 Schloegel Design Remodel
3 Bordner Home Improvement
4 Mr. Handyman
5 Kansas City Bathroom

Mortgage Lender

1 Capitol Federal
2 Community America Credit Union
3 Fountain Mortgage
4 FNBO
5 North American Savings

Real Estate Agency

1 ReeceNichols
2 Keller Williams KC Homes & Hounds
3 Bash & Co. Sotheby’s International Realty
4 Parkway Real Estate
5 The Rost Group

Real Estate Agent

1 Scott Strevell
2 Andrew Bash
3 Kylee Fishwick
4 Miles Rost
5 Andrea Hunter

Retail

Bike Shop

1 Erik’s Bike & Board
2 Trek Bicycle Shawnee
3 Bike America
4 Velo+
5 Elite Cycling

Gift Shop

1 Made in KC Marketplace
2 Past and Presents Card Shop
3 Ten Thousand Villages
4 ShananiGanns Boutique
5 The General Store & Co.

Grocery Store

1 HyVee
2 ALDI
3 Price Chopper
4 Trader Joe’s
5 Hen House Market

Jewelry Store

1 Joslin’s Jewelry
2 Tivol
3 Shane Co.
4 House of Diamonds
5 Roth Jewelry

Liquor Store

1 UnKCorked
2 Lukas Wine & Spirits
3 Gomer’s of Kansas
4 Rimann Liquors
5 KC Wine & Spirits

Senior Living

Active Living Retirement Community

1 Tallgrass Creek
2 Lakeview Village
3 Santa Marta Senior Living
4 Benton House of Olathe
5 Claridge Court

Assisted Living Retirement Community

1 Tallgrass Creek
2 Brookdale Senior Living
3 Santa Marta Senior Living
4 Our Home Senior Care
5 Benton House of Olathe

Memory Care Community

1 Tallgrass Creek
2 Santa Marta Senior Living
3 Mission Chateau
4 Benton House of Olathe
5 Stratford Commons Memory Care

Wedding and Events

Catering Company

1 Jack Stack Catering
2 Scratch
3 HyVee Catering
4 Grand Street Cafe Catering
5 Carmen’s Cocina II

Wedding and Event Venue

1 The Bowery at Bull Creek
2 Thompson Barn Event Space
3 Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
3 Shawnee Mission Park
5 Fountainbleau Clubhouse

Next Post

NASA's Artemis Delays Fuel Controversy over Rocket Design

Tue Sep 20 , 2022
In and around Cape Canaveral, Fla., it’s all issues Artemis. Vibrant hand-painted placards proclaiming “Go Artemis!” adorn storefronts. Massive temporary street signals have launch-working day visitors advisories. Astronauts, NASA officials and aerospace industry executives squeeze into bars, which are rife with chatter about NASA’s flagship human place exploration software. “We […]