Ripple Glass Celebrates Billionth Bottle Recycled!

April 12, 2017

KANSAS CITY, MO – Since its launch in 2009, Kansas Citians have recycled millions of glass bottles and jars with Ripple Glass. This Spring, Ripple Glass will celebrate its billionth recycled bottle. One lucky recycler, the provider of Ripple’s billionth bottle, will win a party for friends and family featuring Boulevard beer and snacks and appetizers from Price Chopper. “This ...

Snow White & Seven Drawfs Fairytale Ballet Presented April 22-23, 2017

April 12, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 12, 2017 Contact: Brian McGuinness, 913-492-0004 MILLER MARLEY YOUTH BALLET PRESENTS SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS AND OTHER ORIGINAL BALLETS ON APRIL 22-23, 2017 OVERLAND PARK, KS – Miller Marley School of Dance and Voice will host its annual spring ballet show presented by the Miller Marley Youth Ballet and Youth Ballet 2 companies ...

Health Facilities Group moves to new KC office

April 12, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2017 Contact: Brent Castillo, Vice President of Communications 316.262.2500 or Health Facilities Group moves to new KC office Health Facilities Group (HFG) is excited to announce that we’ve moved to a new space in Kansas City. Our new address is 1300 E. 104th St, Suite 225 Kansas City, MO 64131 (816) 249-1500 Founded in ...

Kansas City Eye Care Center Now Offering EnChroma Glasses for The Colorblind

April 12, 2017

EnChroma Eyeglasses have been generating quite a buzz online with their ability to help a lot of colorblind people see colors normally. Being colorblind is a hereditary condition that affects the cones in the eye that perceive color. It is more common among men, affecting about 1 in 12, with about 1 in 200 women is affected, but those women ...

Blue Ribbon Business After Hours to benefit CAPA

April 5, 2017

PHOTO OPPORTUNITY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2017 April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA) has a full calendar of events to help raise awareness and funds for its programs for local children and families. The Blue Ribbon Business After Hours on Tuesday, April 11, is the organization's signature event for the month, co-presented by ...

Mother and busy professional sets out to save lives and save memories through new mobile app

April 5, 2017

With distracted driving taking too many lives, Heather Rosburg sets out to change that with an automatic text responder mobile app, Text & Away. Kansas City, MO. April 3 2017. Text & Away is a new mobile app created to promote safe driving, professional responsiveness and screen-free family time. The mobile app automatically responds to incoming texts and phone calls ...

Guns’N Hoses 5K

April 5, 2017

Greater KC Public Safety Credit Union is a full service financial institution serving only First Responders and their families in Missouri and Kansas since 1934. We have a full complement of loans and savings products to serve any need. We offer a network of 30,000 free ATMs including over 100 in the Greater Kansas City Area. There are 4 branches ...

Cleveland University-Kansas City and Baker University Sign Articulation Agreement

April 5, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY Cleveland University-Kansas City and Baker University Sign Articulation Agreement Cleveland University-Kansas City (CUKC) and Baker University (Baker) are formalizing a new partnership with an articulation agreement signing event. The partnership provides qualified students from Baker’s undergraduate exercise science program to attend the CUKC doctor of chiropractic graduate program. Media members are welcome. When: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 Two ...

David Basse & Jim Lower’s 18 Piece Big Band Tuesdays at New Westport Jazz Venue

April 5, 2017

Kansas City, MO (April 5, 2017) -- On April 25 David Basse will begin a year-long weekly engagement on Tuesdays with Jim Lower’s 18 piece Big Band at Jazz Nebula inside Californos Westport. With a full dinner menu and an intimate setting, this new nightspot will provide dinner and a true focus on live jazz, an element that has long ...

Amy Martens, P.E., named Kansas State University Alumni Fellow

April 5, 2017

Amy Martens, P.E., is one of 12 distinguished Kansas State University alumni honored as 2017 Alumni Fellows. Martens is an Alumni Fellow for the K-State Global Campus and will be on campus to present guest lectures April 19-21. Alumni Fellows return to campus to discuss current trends and to meet informally with students and faculty. The Fellows were chosen based ...

Tri-County Effort Featured in National Pilot Program

April 5, 2017

Tri-County Mental Health Services was featured among the partners of Netsmart Technologies in a recent article detailing a successful pilot program to better monitor health care. Netsmart is working closely with organizations in eight states selected for the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC). CCBHC is based on the Excellence in Mental Health Act and includes a two-year, eight-state initiative ...

Awakening the Spirit in West Missouri

April 4, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: Gary Allman, Director of Communications Tel: (417) 522-5151 Email: May 6, Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church to Lead 'Awakening the Spirit in West Missouri' at Kansas City Power & Light Stage On Saturday, May 6, starting midday at the Kansas City Power & Light Stage, The Most Reverend Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal ...

Scooter’s Coffee Hosting Second Annual Day of Giving for Blue Springs High Schools; National Coffee Franchisee Partners with Local Football Teams for Service Trip

April 4, 2017

Blue Springs, MO, April 3, 2017 – Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, announced that the Blue Springs location (1116 SW 7 Hwy) will host a special Day of Giving for Blue Springs High School and Blue Springs South High for the second year in a row. On Saturday, April 8, ...

Jess Salomon Headlines the Uptown Arts Bar, April 27th

April 4, 2017

Jess Salomon Goes (Mid)West ----- FOR IMMIEDIATE RELEASE ----- Jess Salomon is a Canadian comedian who moved to America just before the last election by marrying a Muslim-Canadian-Female-Comedian who wasn’t even really gay before. She considers this to be her greatest achievement. Now that she has a Green Card, Jess is bringing her very personal brand of political humor to ...

KJWW Engineering changes name to IMEG Corp.

April 4, 2017

KANSAS CITY – KJWW Engineering Consultants in St. Louis and Kansas City is now IMEG Corp. The name change follows a 2015 merger of KJWW and California-based TTG Engineers, at which time IMEG Corp. was formed. Both firms and their subsidiaries are now doing business as IMEG at their more than 30 locations worldwide. IMEG is one of the largest ...

National Association of Social Workers, Missouri Chapter, Awards SAVE Inc. as Agency of the Year

April 4, 2017

SAVE, Inc., the number one Shelter Plus Care voucher-providing agency in the state of Missouri, has been recognized as the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Missouri Chapter Agency of the Year for 2017. They will be awarded on Friday, March 31 at the National Association of Social Workers Missouri Chapter 2017 Show-Me Annual Symposium at Lake of the Ozarks, ...

Sumner Academy c/o 96 Alumni Fund Awards KCK Students $2500 in Scholarships

April 4, 2017

Please contact Camille P. Hamilton at (913) 575-4402 and/or, if you have any questions. On Monday, April 10, 2017, the Sumner Academy Class of 1996 Alumni Fund will award four Kansas City Kansas Public School District (USD 500) students with scholarships at their inaugural award ceremony. The event will be held at the West Wyandotte Public Library, 1737 N. ...

Acclaimed Pianist Martino Tirimo is Featured Performer in Park University International Guest Artist Series Concert on April 21

April 4, 2017

Park University’s International Center for Music will host world-renowned pianist Martino Tirimo as part of the ICM’s International Guest Artist Series on Friday, April 21. Tirimo’s concert will be held at the 1900 Building, 1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway in Mission Woods, Kan., starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for this concert are $20 and can be purchased at The concert ...

Easter Egg Hunt & Shop Hop

April 4, 2017

Join us Saturday, April 15 at 10am for a FREE Easter Egg scavenger hunt through participating stores on the historic Independence Square. FREE Easter Baskets for the first 200 kids (12 & under) can be picked up at Yogurtini (207 W. Maple Ave., Independence) on the day of the event. Adults can get in on the fun as well. Completed ...

Bingham, the Missouri Artist: Art, Music & Film

April 4, 2017

Spend a day in historic Independence learning, experiencing, and enjoying the life of Missouri artist George Caleb Bingham Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 2PM to 7:30PM. The day includes: a special screening and Q&A of the new documentary, THE AMERICAN ARTIST: THE LIFE & TIMES OF GEORGE CALEB BINGHAM by Emmy-winning Kansas City filmmakers Wide Awake Films; a personal tour ...

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City Breaks Ground on $1 Million Train Station Adventure

April 3, 2017

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City announces the addition of a brand new, $1 million exhibit called Train Station Adventure, set to open late Spring 2017. Replacing the current LEGO® City soft play area, Train Station Adventure allows kids to climb, slide, jump and roll around train obstacles and even take control in the conductor’s chair. Families can even use their ...

Heritage Lawns & Irrigation Celebrates 22 Years of Offering Lawn Care Services in Kansas City

April 3, 2017

Heritage Lawns & Irrigation started back in 1995, with the still current owner and operator, Wes Ory, from his parents home in Olathe, KS. Over the last couple decades, Heritage Lawns & Irrigation has become a renowned resource for local lawn care and lawn maintenance services in the entire Kansas City metro. They also provide eco-friendly lawn care programs, so ...

Saving the planet by saving energy Climate Control working with KCPL, at the top when it comes to saving energy

April 3, 2017

LIBERTY, MO, 3/31/2017— Climate Control heating and cooling was recently recognized by Kansas City Power and Light for helping their customers save energy. Upgrading the efficiency of the air conditioners and heat pumps in our area reduces demand on the power plants, reducing the amount of greenhouse gasses in the environment. KCPL partners with select heating and cooling contractors in ...

Park University’s Annual Hauptmann Lecture to Feature PBS Host Alexander Heffner

April 3, 2017

A conversation that will navigate three areas of interest across civic life will be the focus of Park University’s 25th annual Dr. Jerzy Hauptmann Distinguished Guest Lecture Series event on Monday, May 1. The silver anniversary of the Hauptmann Lecture will be held on the University’s Parkville Campus for the first time since 2009 in the Park Distance Learning Conference ...

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