New Dining Services Director hired at Primrose Retirement Community of Kansas City

Nov. 19, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO – Primrose Retirement Community of Kansas City has announced that Rodney Clark has been selected to be the new Dining Services Director. In this capacity, Clark will oversee all meal preparation and dietary staff management for the community. Clark, a Southwest Missouri State graduate, brings with him over 25 years of experience in the food service industry. ...

Kansas City musician leads cast of Jesus Christ Superstar

Nov. 19, 2014

LINDSBORG, KAN., November 19, 2014 – Bethany College is proud to announce accomplished musician Brandon Draper will be the special guest star in the Palm Sunday weekend performance of “Jesus Christ Superstar,” as part of the 2015 Messiah Festival of the Arts. Draper, a 2001 Bethany College graduate, will be reprising his role of “Jesus” in the production, which he ...

New KCK Learning Center Offers Options

Nov. 19, 2014

An enthusiastic crowd braved chilly weather to officially open Metro Lutheran Ministry’s new Learning to Earning program at 750 Armstrong Ave. in downtown Kansas City, Kan., Nov. 17. Led by KCK Mayor Mark Holland and MLM Board of Directors President Christy Schliesman, staff members, supporters and friends launched the new location and expanded services. Focusing on financial literacy and job ...

Sphere’s Aperum Utilized in Key Research Study

Nov. 19, 2014

Effectiveness of Patient Engagement Software in Predicting Fall Risks Aperum® Utilized in Key Research Study Kansas City, KS (11.19.2014) - Sphere3® announces its contribution of Aperum® patient engagement analytics software providing a necessary tool for conducting research recently published in the Clinical Nursing Studies. This effort is part of continuing research focused on determining the effectiveness of patient engagement systems ...

Effective Hormone Replacement Therapies Available at Mirabile MD Beauty

Nov. 19, 2014

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) November 19, 2014 - Few establishments are able to act as a one-stop shop for total wellness as Mirabile MD Beauty. Founded by James Mirabile; the unique center functions on the understanding that every patient's issue is most often interrelated. This establishment finely combines the nuances of cosmetics, weight loss, bio-identical hormone therapy and ...

Christmas Music All Around

Nov. 19, 2014

"Christmas Music All Around," will be presented on Dec. 21, 2014 at 6 p.m. by First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, Mo. The program will include Christmas music selections presented by handbells, choir, soloists, praise team and children. A reception follows. Free admission. The public is welcome. Call 816-763-2200 for more information. Childcare is available.

The Living Light Christmas Musical

Nov. 19, 2014

"The Living Light" Christmas Musical by Ruth Elaine Schram will be presented on Dec. 14, 2014 at 11 a.m. by First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, Mo. The musical includes choir selections, vocal solos, and a dramatic presentation of the Christmas story. Free admission. The public is welcome. Call 816-763-2200 for more information. Childcare is available.

Candlelight Christmas Eve Service

Nov. 19, 2014

A Candlelight Christmas Eve Service will be held on Dec. 24, 2014 at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, Mo. The service will include Christmas carols, the Christmas story, and candlelighting. Music will be provided by a choir and soloists. The public is welcome. Call 816-763-2200 for more information.

GOT Art Gallery presents West to Midwest: A featured artist exhibit

Nov. 18, 2014

LEE’S SUMMIT, MO: Featuring the work of three the Kansas City area artists, Got Art Gallery on Third presents West to Midwest. Including artwork by Dennis E. Conner, Don Dane and Darla Zook, the exhibit focuses on imagery of the Midwestern upbringing of the three artists. Meeting and exhibiting each year at Silver Dollar City’s annual National Harvest and Cowboy ...

Helzberg Diamonds Makes Jewelry Shopping More Convenient with New In-Store Pickup Option

Nov. 18, 2014

New Digital Enhancement Helps Meet Customer Expectations KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Nov. 18, 2014 — Meeting the needs of the 80 percent of customers who browse diamond rings online but purchase in-store, Helzberg Diamonds announced today an expansion of its online shopping tools with a new In-Store Pickup feature. Helzberg customers are now able to shop, customize, select and purchase ...

DOC+INK drop off site for Thinkin’Green, Southeast Enterprises Holiday Lights Recycling Drive

Nov. 18, 2014

This is Doc+Ink's second year to participate as a drop off site for Southeast Enterprises' Holiday LIghts Recycling Drive. Southeast Enterprises hopes to collect and recycle over 60,000 pounds of holiday lights between 11/14/14 and 1/20/15 In addition to keeping holiday lights out of the landfill, they have the benefit of providing challenging work for over 170 employees with developmental ...


Nov. 18, 2014

Media Contact: Brian Van Note 913-660-9656 Overland Park, Kan. (Nov. 18, 2014) — Intouch Solutions®, a marketing agency servicing the pharmaceutical industry, sponsored the third annual Compute Midwest conference on Nov. 13, as well as hosted Hackathon, a 24 hour app-building event, on Nov.15 and16. Held at the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts in Kansas City, Mo., Compute Midwest ...

Emporia State University Students Stand by Sexual Misconduct Definitions

Nov. 18, 2014

[Emporia, Kansas]- The Emporia State University Student Senate has voted to include sexual misconduct definitions within its student planners. The definitions, which were provided by the United States Federal Government program, the Violence Against Women Act, will be used as a tool to raise awareness for sexual assault on college campuses. The initiative was brought to the attention of the ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Nov. 18, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri (November 18, 2014) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (October 21, 2014) George A. Lowe Revocable Trust sold 160 acres of commercial land located at the SW Corner of 183rd Street and Cedar Niles Road, Gardner, Kansas to Defamco II, LLC. John Stafford SIOR, CCIM ...

Hispanic Development Fund Opens 2015 Scholarship Application

Nov. 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Lydia Alvarez, 816-560-3219 Hispanic Development Fund Opens 2015 Scholarship Application For 30 years local fund created by Hispanic community awards nearly 3,300 scholarships, totaling $3.5 million Kansas City, Mo. (November 18, 2014): In 1984, members of the Hispanic community raised enough money to award 100 scholarships to $100 area Hispanic students. Three ...

A Night of Beauty to benefit Shadow Buddies Foundation

Nov. 18, 2014

Shop Beautiful and Arbonne Cosmetics & Fragrances present A Night of Beauty on Thursday, November 20 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Shop Beautiful Boutique at Hawthorne Plaza. The event includes refreshments, shopping with 20% off in-stock jewelry purchases (excluding Pandora), 20% off all Arbonne products and a raffle for a uniquely designed Mariana Jewelry Snowflake Necklace ($450 value). All ...

Dark Horse Distillery’s Special Release Barrel Strength Reunion Rye Whiskey will begin hitting shelves Thanksgiving week

Nov. 17, 2014

Tis the season for the Dark Horse Distillery Special Release! Dark Horse Distillery is excited to announce the second annual “Special Release” of their BARREL STRENGTH REUNION RYE WHISKEY. Born from the Dark Horse Distillery Reunion Rye Whiskey recipe of a 100% rye mash, this whiskey has been carefully extracted from barrels selected by DHD’s Artisan Distillers at a proof ...

New Exhibit at Peter Hurd Gallery

Nov. 17, 2014

MICHAEL HURD—AN AMERICAN MASTER Exhibition Opens on November 26 continuing through January 17. A rare and much anticipated exhibition, DRAWINGS AND WATERCOLORS, presents works on paper by Michael Hurd, a veritable prince of American painters. Michael Hurd’s works celebrate the light and grace of natural space or simple moments. His subjects might present a garden niche, an expansive or intimate ...

Johnson County Park & Recreation District Reads to Preschoolers

Nov. 17, 2014

WHO: Children and families WHAT: The Kansas Reads to Preschoolers book of the year “Is Everyone Ready for Fun!! by Jan Thomas is the focal point of a full morning of hands on activities for preschoolers. Children will begin the morning with a reading of the book followed up by the chicken dance, then off to rotate between a variety ...

Danya Banning and Diana Cokingtin Bring National Blow Dry Bar Concept to Overland Park, KS

Nov. 17, 2014

Blowouts, makeup, hair extensions, and other salon luxuries now available in KS Overland Park, KS – November 18, 2014 – Announced today, Overland Park becomes home to the first franchise location of Primp & Blow, a blow dry bar. Danya Banning and Diana Cokingtin have partnered with Primp and Blow founder, Melodi Harmon, to introduce a membership concept offering Overland ...

Weather Metrics Welcomes New COO and New Director of Sales

Nov. 17, 2014

Overland Park, KS – Weather Metrics, a global leader in innovative, multi-platform products for local television stations, today announced the addition of two new employees. Lisa Freidel has started as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer and Julie Ross has begun as Director of Sales. Mrs. Freidel replaces Donna Ehart who served as COO since 2010. As the COO, Mrs. ...

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