Business notebook (May 12, 2016)

Grand re-opening

The Hilton Garden Inn Wichita has completed a renovation of its 103-room hotel and will host a grand re-opening and ribbon cutting from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday. The hotel is at 2041 N. Bradley Fair Parkway.


South Central Kansas Economic Development District has moved to 9730 E. 50th St. North in Bel Aire. The phone number is 316-262-7035.


Newton Medical Center has been named one of iVantage Health Analytics’ Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the U.S.

Children’s Mercy has received Magnet recognition for the fourth time since 2003 by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Magnet Recognition Program.

The Kansas Turnpike Authority was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Best Facebook Page category in the 14th Annual American Business Awards. The KTA also was named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award in the Communications Department of the Year category.


The sixth annual Shockerton event presented by Atlas Electric and Credit Union of America raised a record $100,236 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at Via Christi Health.

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