The USA Junior National Golf Team announces the selection of Chuck Evans Golf Academy as Missouri’s first USA Junior Golf National Team Training Center.

April 22, 2014

Chuck Evans Golf Academy at Tiffany Greens Golf Club Certified as Missouri’s First USA Junior Golf National Team Training Center (Kansas City, MO) – The USA Junior National Golf Team announces the selection of Chuck Evans Golf Academy as Missouri’s first USA Junior Golf National Team Training Center. Beginning in May 2014, Chuck Evans Golf Academy will provide coaching and ...

Artist, Anthony “AO” Oropeza to showcase a collection at May First Friday Art Show

April 22, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Artist, Anthony “AO” Oropeza to showcase a collection at May First Friday Art Show: Featuring his Mother Terese Painting, Sports, Comics & More at Spyn Studios in KC Crossroads. Kansas City, KS – April 22, 2014: AOART5 LLC & Strong Ave. Studios is pleased to announce the first 2014 Friday Art exhibition of Owner, Lead ...

Superheroes to Converge April 28 at Midtown Athletic Club in Overland Park

April 22, 2014

Fresh from Planet Comicon, Kansas City’s largest comic book and pop culture convention, superheroes SuperGirl, Aquaman, Hawkgirl and Wonder Woman—along with several Star Wars characters—will be among the caped-crusaders serving as special guests at Midtown Athletic Club in Overland Park as it celebrates ‘National Superhero Day’ from 5-7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 28. The superheroes will meet kids, pose for ...

Steineger Family Estate Sale Offers Rare Items from Collector’s Trove

April 22, 2014

Contact: Chris Steineger or Shari Wilson, 913-287-7636 or sharilea51@gmail.com One-of-a-kind antiques from Europe and the Middle East are the focus of an estate sale May 1 through 3 at the home of Sen. Jack Steineger. Steineger, a lifelong Wyandotte County resident and long-time state senator, served in the US Foreign Service and was stationed overseas immediately following WWII. He and ...

RA Sushi to host 10th Annual Nicky’s Week

April 22, 2014

Proceeds from select menu items benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital LEAWOOD, Kan. – It's not one day and it's not just a certain percentage that benefits the charity. RA Sushi's largest annual fundraiser, Nicky's Week, runs a full week long and the local restaurant donates sales from 100 percent of the Nicky's Week menu items to help kids battling ...

Corrected: ICEP Announces First Round of Funding for JumpStart Iron County

April 22, 2014

Applicants invited to apply for nearly $450,000 in economic development funds April 20, 2014 (JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) – The Iron County Economic Partnership (ICEP) announced this week a Call for Proposals (CFP) for the JumpStart Iron County (JIC) FY2014 spring solicitation. JIC contributes to ICEP’s (formerly the Iron County Taum Sauk Fund) commitment to its vision of creating and supporting ...

Artist, Anthony “AO” Oropeza to showcase a collection at May First Friday Art Show: Featuring Cesar Chavez, Sports, Comics & More at Spyn Studios in KC Crossroads.

April 22, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Artist, Anthony “AO” Oropeza to showcase a collection at May First Friday Art Show: Featuring Cesar Chavez, Sports, Comics & More at Spyn Studios in KC Crossroads. Kansas City, KS – April , 2013: AOART5 LLC & Strong Ave. Studios is pleased to announce the his first 2014, Friday Art exhibition of Owner, Lead Designer ...

Off the Floor Woodwork Hosts Open House for Designers - Fri., May 9, 2014

April 21, 2014

Contact: Bibi Babcock - (816) 423-3336 Kansas City, Mo---Off the Floor Woodwork is hosting an Open House for Designers, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., on Friday, May 9, 2014, It's not even St. Patrick's day and two local Irishmen are going green! Father and son, Ian and Kian Byrne, who play music together in Celtic rock band, "The Elders" are ...

East Hill Singers present semiannual concerts

April 21, 2014

The East Hill Singers men’s chorus will perform their spring concerts, “Spring Awakenings” on Sunday, April 27th, at Atonement Lutheran Church (9948 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS 66212) and Sunday, May 4th, at Christ Church Anglican (5500 W. 91st St, Overland Park, KS 66207). This concert will feature a guest conductor, Ward Holmquist, who also serves as the Artist Director ...

Spectrum Paint Acquires PROfessional Paint and Coatings

April 21, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 21st, 2014) - Spectrum Paint Company has purchased the assets of all PROfessional Paint and Coatings (PPC) stores located in the greater Kansas City area, Lawrence, Kansas, as well as Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska. PPC operated 10 outlets which distributed Benjamin Moore and Devoe Paint. Spectrum will continue to sell Benjamin Moore and Devoe in addition ...

Tallgrass Creek Residents/Staff Rescue Four Kittens in Overland Park, KS

April 21, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (April 21, 2014) -- A litter of four kittens -- two males and two females -- has been rescued by residents and staff at Talllgrass Creek retirement community in Overland Park. The kittens are said by a local veterinarian to be four weeks old. They are now being cared for as they seek their forever homes. The ...

Tallgrass Creek Starts Construction of New 87-Apartment Home Building

April 21, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (April 21, 2014) – Tallgrass Creek retirement community today announced the addition of Meadowlark Terrace, its new residence building now under construction with 87 apartment homes in 10 new floor plans that vary in size and style from luxury two-bedrooms to more modest one-bedrooms. Seventy-five percent of the new apartment homes are already reserved. Information can be ...

Abuse and Murder on the Frontier

April 21, 2014

Bill Bundschu will present his book, Abuse and Murder on the Frontier: the Trials and Travels of Rebecca Hawkins: 1800-1860, at the Westport Public Library on May 10, at 2 pm. A reception with refreshments will be hosted afterwards at the 1855 Harris-Kearney House Museum, located across the street at 40th Street & Baltimore. Rebecca Hawkins was put on trial ...

Dan Martinez, candidate for U.S. Senate in Kansas, speaks on Dr. Milton Wolf’s patient care theory

April 20, 2014

Dan Martinez For U.S. Senate speaks on Dr. Wolf's Patient Care Theory Dan Martinez CEO of ICC Underwriters, an organization that defends doctors for medical malpractice, speaks out on Dr. Milton Wolf’s PatientCare theory. Dan says “after reading Dr. Wolf Patient Care…. Patient – Centered, Market – driven healthcare, Dr. Wolf has lost touch with reality and is living in ...

New principals appointed at Helix Architecture + Design

April 19, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO- Helix Architecture + Design proudly announces the appointment of two new Principals, Kristine Sutherlin and Brad Kingsley. As firm leaders, they will be directing new initiatives within the company. Kristine Sutherlin, AIA, LEED AP has been leading project management initiatives within Helix. Her contributions include the successful repositioning of the Richard D. Bolling Federal ...

NSPJ Architects announces staff promotions

April 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bill Prelogar, Co-President – (913) 831-1415 Contact: Rick Jones, Co-President – (913) 831-1415 NSPJ Architects is proud to announce recent key promotions within the firm. Tim Homburg, was recently named Executive Vice President of NSPJ Architects. Tim has been with the firm since 1992 and has almost 22 years of industry experience working with Commercial, Retail, ...

Humboldt’s Works of Art Gallery issues call to artists

April 18, 2014

"Painting the Town" one day plein air event Saturday June 14th, 2014 Open to artists 16 & older.Prizes will be awarded during reception at 6 pm. The public is invited to attend! Also, on the same day we will be hosting, "Chalk the Walk", At the Humboldt square from 9 am-1 pm. Free to anyone wanting to participate, with chalk ...

National Doula Month, 300-plus babies celebrated in Olathe

April 18, 2014

Media Opportunity: Local Doula Celebrates National Doula Month (May) and 300+ Babies Contact Info: Vanessa Flood 913.485.0298 (cell phone) www.birthingbeyond.com (website) birthingbeyond@yahoo.com (email) Date: May 4th Time: 1pm to 5pm Location: KC 360 Gym 431 N. Lindenwood Dr. Olathe, KS 66062 May is National Doula Month. What is a Doula? The word "doula" comes from the ancient Greek meaning "a ...

Mommy Dearest: Arts Asylum Drag fundraiser to benefit reStart Inc.

April 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Saturday, May 10, 7-11:30p Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $10 cover Mommy Dearest: Arts Asylum DRAG fundraiser to benefit reStart Inc. Drag your mom out on Mother's Day Eve to support the arts! This fun and unique event will feature ...

KC Cabaret plans Fringe Festival fundraiser

April 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Friday, May 9, 9:30-11:30p Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $10 cover KC Cabaret: Fringe Edition Fundraiser Awarded a highly coveted top-ten spot in the 2013 Kansas City Fringe Festival, the brilliant KC Cabaret troupe hits the stage at Uptown Arts ...

Clownesque fundraiser for City In Motion dance theater

April 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo. Friday, May 16 8p.m. Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 $10 cover CLOWNESQUE: Fundraiser for City In Motion Dance Theater Byrd Productions and Sassafras Productions Presents: Clownesque, Spring Time in Clown Land! Come One! Come All! SEE: Clowns attempting Burlesque! WATCH: ...

Park students elect 2014-15 student government officers, senators

April 18, 2014

Parkville, Mo.—April 18, 2014 — Park University students elected their representatives — executive board and senators — for the 2014-15 Park Student Government Association. Jeremy Barnes, a sophomore biology major, from Buckner, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School, Independence, Mo.), was elected president. Other executive staff elected: Vice President — Kellen Appollis, freshman psychology major, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Olathe ...


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