Young Kansas City track stars run in a “virtual relay race” from Kansas City to Des Moines Friday and Saturday to raise funds to attend National Jr Olympics in Track & Field event.

July 17, 2014

Kansas City: MO (July17, 2014): Stride Ryte Track Club young members are participating in a “virtual relay race” from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA, on Friday, July 18 and Saturday, July 19, 2014, on social media, to raise awareness and funds, according, to Lorenzo Manning, Assistant Coach of the club. Nineteen young track club members who have qualified ...

Fraunfelder joins MU School of Medicine as chair of ophthalmology department

July 17, 2014

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Frederick Fraunfelder, M.D., M.B.A., has joined the University of Missouri School of Medicine as chair of the Department of Ophthalmology. Fraunfelder comes to MU from the Casey Eye Institute and Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon, where he served as a professor of ophthalmology and as the chief of the cornea, external disease and refractive ...

Helene Bee awarded U.S. Department of State YES Abroad Scholarship to study in Indonesia

July 16, 2014

Contacts: The AFS-USA YES Abroad Team, yesabroad@afsusa.org, 1.800.876.2376 x2216 Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, eca-press@state.gov Helene Bee Awarded U.S. Department of State YES Abroad Scholarship to Study in Indonesia for a Year 7-15-14 Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Department of State has awarded Helene Bee, a high school student in Edwardsville, KS, one of 65 scholarships to study abroad ...

ECLECTICS GALLERY OFFERS SAFEHOME SHOPPING WEEK

July 16, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact Lynette Fisk, Eclectics Gallery 816-361-6643 ECLECTICS GALLERY OFFERS SAFEHOME SHOPPING WEEK During the week of August 18-23, 2014,10% of all sales at Eclectics Gallery will be donated to the work of SAFEHOME, based in Overland Park. Eclectics Gallery, an artists’ co-op located at 7015 Oak Street for 23 years, will hold a week-long ...

Austin Roots Rockers Beth Lee & The Breakups Play Kansas City

July 16, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Beth Lee, bethlee81@gmail.com, (512)203-2999,? www.bethlee.net Beth Lee & The Breakups Play Tulsa, Kansas City, Fort Worth, and Sturgis Biker Rally! (Austin, TX)- Roots Rock/Americana outfit Beth Lee & The Breakups is going on tour July 31st through August 10th to promote their 2013 release "One More Time Again", focusing on South Dakota during the ever popular ...

CinemaKC Features ITVS FUTURESTATES “Charlie 13”

July 16, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO. – CinemaKC, the television program devoted to showcasing local films and filmmaking talent, will feature the short film “Charie 13” from the web series Futurestates on Thursday, July 17, at midnight-thirty. (That means that it’s actually airing on Friday morning, July 18 at 12:30 a.m.). The Kansas City PBS affiliate, KCPT, will air the fifth episode of ...

JCPRD 50 Plus Bingo continues on Aug. 11, 20, and 29

July 16, 2014

Three themed bingo sessions at three locations are being planned during August by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. "Presidential Joke Day" is the theme for a bingo session which will take place on Aug. 11 at the Sunset Building, 11811 S. Sunset Dr., Olathe; "Snow Cone" is the theme for a bingo session ...

Yoga and Yoga Fusion classes offered for adults at MCAC during August

July 16, 2014

Two different adult yoga programs have classes beginning in early August at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Mill Creek Activity Center, 6518 Vista Drive, Shawnee. One class called Yoga Fusion, while the other is titled simply Yoga. Both classes are for ages 14 and older, and both are considered low-intensity. For either program, the cost for six 50-minute ...

LECRAE COMING TO INDEPENDENCE AS PART OF THE ANOMALY TOUR LAUNCHING FALL 2014

July 16, 2014

Grammy Award-Winning Artist Lecrae with special guests Andy Mineo and DJ Promote stops at Independence Events Center on Saturday, October 25. Tickets for Lecrae’s fall 2014 The Anomaly Tour go on sale Friday, July 25. The nation-wide tour kicks off in Houston on October 3. “Lecrae has always been an innovator and trailblazer in our industry,” explains Dan Rauter of ...

Rusty Rierson to perform at Kansas ranch for National Day of the Cowboy luncheon

July 16, 2014

Nashville recording artist and native Kansan Rusty Rierson will perform at a Kansas celebration of the National Day of the Cowboy, with a luncheon to be held at the Lazy T Ranch near Manhattan, Kansas at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 27, 2014. “We are mighty pleased to have Rusty perform for us,” said Ron Wilson, Poet Lariat and Lazy ...

KCAC HIRES NEW REGIONAL DIRECTOR OF PILATUS AIRCRAFT SALES

July 16, 2014

July 16, 2014, Olathe, KS…………KCAC Aviation is pleased to announce that John Young has joined the organization as Regional Director of Sales for Pilatus Aircraft. John brings over 28 years of aviation experience including 17 years of aircraft sales experience to KCAC. Other relevant aviation experience includes aviation engineering, technical support and avionics. A 1988 graduate of Central Missouri State ...

4th Annual Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair

July 16, 2014

The 4th Annual Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair will be held Sunday August 3rd from 10 am to 5 pm at the historic Alexander Majors Barn. We will have food trucks, a photo booth, live music and 60+ vendors! We will also be donating 10% of food truck sales, as well as 10% of all vendor fees to Rosedale Ridge, ...

MOCSA’s Upcoming Young at Art Fundraiser

July 16, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Amanda Crain, (816) 285-1345 acrain@mocsa.org MOCSA HOSTS 10TH ANNUAL YOUNG AT ART COCKTAIL PARTY AND AUCTION On Saturday, August 23rd at 6:30 p.m., the Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA) invites the public to attend its 10th Annual Young At Art Cocktail Party and Auction at the Uptown Theater, with proceeds benefitting the ...

Small Town Entices Business, Families

July 16, 2014

Free lots just one incentive to join Marion’s Future Marion, KS,: The residents of Marion, Kansas realized that there are two options when it comes to their future; become proactive or close up shop. The town of about 2,000 located on the western edge of the Flint Hills has seen its population declining for several years, but with some new ...

Rainbow Run for Equality Comes to KC

July 16, 2014

For Immediate Release Contact: Kristopher Saim Kris@UrbanKCLiving.com (816) 500-6725 Kansas City’s Inaugural Rainbow Run for Equality Join Us! Kansas City, MO – The Inaugural Rainbow Run for Equality will be held on Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 8AM at the Scenic Cliff Drive, Kessler Park in Kansas City. The event, through sportsmanship, community presence, and goodwill, will raise awareness to ...

USDA approves six VaxLiant adjuvants for cattle and swine vaccines

July 15, 2014

ST. JOSEPH, Mo., July 15, 2014 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved the safety of six ready-to-use adjuvants from VaxLiantTM that can be added to vaccines to help improve the resulting immune response in cattle and swine. The approval includes a 21-day withdrawal period for these ENABL(TM) adjuvants when included in vaccines administered either subcutaneously (SQ) or ...

Smiles Change Lives Orthodontists Support Team Smile’s Oral Health Initiative

July 15, 2014

Kansas City, MO – July 2014: Kansas City headquartered non-profit Smiles Change Lives (SCL) is excited to work with TeamSmile at their community health event this Friday, July 18th at Kauffman Stadium. TeamSmile is a nationwide advocacy group that partners with sports organizations like the Kansas City Royals and oral health professionals to help make life-changing dental care available to ...

AT&T 4G LTE EXPANDS ALONG U.S. 50 IN MISSOURI

July 15, 2014

As Part of AT&T’s Project VIP Investment, More Customers to Benefit From Nation’s Most Reliable 4G LTE Network on the Latest Devices KANSAS CITY, MO., JULY 14, 2014 — AT&T* has expanded the nation’s most reliable 4G LTE network** along U.S. 50 between Kansas City and Sedalia, bringing more customers the latest generation of wireless network technology. AT&T launched 4G ...

SUBWAY® Restaurants Partner with Kansas City Public Libraries to Promote Summer Reading

July 15, 2014

Kansas City, Mo. (July 1, 2014) — Kansas City Public Libraries are partnering with SUBWAY® restaurants and the SUBWAY® Summer Reading Program to encourage participants to maintain reading skills throughout the school year. Children and teens interested in the program can pick up a SUBWAY® restaurants reading card at their local library. “As parents approach the summer break, many are ...

Kelly Satalowich Named Local Sales Manager at Time Warner Cable Media

July 15, 2014

Overland Park, KS – July 14, 2014: Kelly Satalowich has been named Local Sales Manager at Time Warner Cable Media in Kansas City. Satalowich has resigned her position as the Local Sales Manager at WTTG-TV Fox 5 in Washington, D.C. Formerly a longstanding Director of Sales at WDAF-TV in Kansas City, Satalowich is a multi-year recipient of the Media Mix ...

New General Manager to Lead Turner Construction

July 14, 2014

NEW GENERAL MANAGER TO LEAD TURNER OFFICE Iammarino Brings 30 Years of Experience with Turner Kansas City, MO. July 14, 2014 – Turner Construction Company is pleased to introduce Mark Iammarino as the new General Manager of Turner’s Kansas City office. Iammarino serves as Vice President and General Manager of the office, which serves the four-state region of Missouri, Kansas, ...

General Public Lists Vehicles from their Driveway in Weekly On-Line Auction Event

July 14, 2014

KCCarAuctions.com for Immediate Release: Brandon Richard 913-307-6191 support@KCCarAuctions.com KCCarAuctions.com premieres live online citywide car auction event on July 29. Overland Park, KS – KC Car Auctions is excited to announce the first and only online auction platform that allows the public to auction a vehicle from their driveway in a real-time setting. With a modern approach, KCCarAuctions.com provides a unique ...


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