First Bra Foundation supports, celebrates breast cancer survivors

Sept. 12, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Clair Keizer 913-963-0467 First Bra Foundation First Bra Foundation Supports & Celebrates Breast Cancer Survivors Overland Park, KS, Tuesday, September 16, 2014 --- For all the great work that so many of the awareness and research resources provide in the battle against breast cancer, the one thing that is lacking is a simple gesture ...

Bike MS: KC kicks off tomorrow with 2,000 cyclists

Sept. 12, 2014

CONTACT: Hannah Hasselquist - Public Relations Specialist National MS Society, Mid America Chapter Cell – (913) 731-4029; WHAT: The cities’s largest charity bike event, Bike MS: Kansas City, is once again bringing close to 2,000 cyclists to the Kansas City area. The ride is celebrating 31 years of raising money and awareness towards MS research. Road signs have been ...

World-Renowned Violinist Shmuel Ashkenasi to Open Park University’s International Center for Music 2014-15 Concert Season

Sept. 12, 2014

Park University’s International Center for Music will open its 2014-15 concert season series with an evening of chamber music by Franz Schubert featuring world-renowned violinist Shmuel Ashkenasi on Saturday, Sept. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. Called a “genuine talent and profoundly gifted” by The Vienna Express, Ashkenasi will perform Schubert’s “Rondo ...

Honored Athlete Invests in Others for Greater Return

Sept. 12, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO – On September 26, 2014, business leader, husband and father John Hungerford will be inducted into the Rockhurst High School Sports Hall of Fame during halftime of the Rockhurst v. Blue Springs high school football game. The Rockhurst High School “Sports Hall of Fame” honors alumni, coaches and friends who have had a major ...

At Your Service appliance repair celebrates running 100,000th service call

Sept. 11, 2014

At Your Service Appliance Repair announced they ran their 100,000th service call on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. To celebrate the milestone, their President and founder, Kirby Hills, personally took the phone call to schedule the appointment and then provided the service. In addition, Mr. Hills awarded their VIP customer, Marcia Rodriguez of Kansas City, Missouri, a basket full of appliance ...

National Emergency Preparedness Month is prompting more precautions in September

Sept. 11, 2014

“Be Disaster Aware: Take Action to Prepare” is Theme for Precautionary Activities SEPTEMBER 11, 2014, St. Louis, Missouri… Schools, colleges and municipalities across the U.S. are hosting special precautionary activities throughout September as part of National Emergency Preparedness Month to remind people to be prepared for potential disasters and emergencies that may affect their health and personal safety. “Be Disaster ...

Maranatha BookFest comes to Kansas City

Sept. 11, 2014

Maranatha BookFest comes to Kansas City WHAT: One of a kind festival highlighting Christian Authors and "clean" books. Best-selling, award winning authors from across the United States gather at the MARANATHA BOOKFEST, a FREE EVENT for readers of clean fiction and nonfiction. Meet the authors who will sign your books. Also, acclaimed Guest Speaker, Author, and Certified Life Coach, RJ ...

Advocacy group praises legislature for override of e-cig veto

Sept. 11, 2014

09/11/2014 St. Louis, Missouri. Bistate Regional Advocates for Vaping Education (BRAVE) applauds the Missouri General Assembly for successfully overriding Governor Nixon’s veto of Senate Bill 841. This important legislation bars children from purchasing e-cigarettes and correctly draws a distinction between vapor products and deadly combustible tobacco. “This new law sends the message that Missouri is not for sale to heavily ...

KC Wind Symphony announces 17th season

Sept. 11, 2014

The Kansas City Wind Symphony announces their 17th season of free concerts entitled “Let’s Celebrate.” The title is inspired by extensive remodeling of the Village Church Sanctuary which will begin in the spring of 2015 providing a larger and more useable space for the church music programs. The four major concerts celebrate Achievement (October 12), Virtuosity ( November 16) featuring ...

Brookside celebrates National Health and Fitness Day Sept. 27 with community event

Sept. 11, 2014

Fit Formula Celebrates National Family Health and Fitness Day, Saturday, September 27th Events include family fun 5K run, walk or bike on the Trolley Trail; Yoga in the Park; and Fit Forum FREE classes Friday, September 26th at Fit Formula Brookside Studio Kansas City, Mo., September 10, 2014 – From the workout, to the mat, to the plate, there are ...

PerformOutKC announces open call auditions

Sept. 11, 2014

AUDITION NOTICE PerformOUTKC, Kansas City’s LGBTQIA Choral Theatre program holds open call auditions for their fall show “Affirmation”. Open Call Auditions for Affirmation Sunday, September 14, 21, 28 – 630-830pm Sunday, October 5, 12 – 630-830pm Location: All Souls UU 4501 Walnut St, KCMO Open Call Auditions by Appointment Only. To schedule an audition appointment, please complete an audition request ...

EAG Advertising & Marketing expands in Crossroads, names new clients

Sept. 11, 2014

Agency focused on small business continues exceptional growth. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (September 10, 2014) – EAG Advertising & Marketing (EAG), Kansas City’s only agency devoted to small business, has signed a 5-year lease to occupy 5500 square feet in the Safeway Lofts, just blocks from its former location at 22nd and Washington. The move comes on the heels of the ...

Local author writes children’s series

Sept. 11, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2014 Contact: Charlie Morris 887 Kendall Road Peculiar, MO 64078 LOCAL AUTHOR WRITES CHILDRENS SERIES Harrisonville, MO- Author Charlie Morris announces the release of the first in a series of children’s books about the adventures of a chicken named Speedy. The hardbound book, “Speedy’s Giant Egg” includes full color illustrations. Morris explains why he ...

Sirius XM host, comedian Kenny Zimlinghaus to perform in Kansas City

Sept. 11, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager Email 816-808-1252, GM phone 816-960-4611, Venue phone Kansas City, Mo. Comedian Kenny Zimlinghaus Saturday, Sept. 20 10-11:30 p.m. $15 advanced, $18 door Uptown Arts Bar 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 Sirius XM Host, Comedian Kenny Zimlinghaus to perform in Kansas City Comedian and co-host of Cosmo’s Wake Up! with Taylor ...

Telling the Truth in a Time of Deceit - Coleen Rowley, 9/11 Whistleblower

Sept. 10, 2014

UU Forum – Coleen Rowley, 9/11 Whistleblower - 10am Sun Sept 14 The UU Forum at All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church 4501 Walnut Street, Kansas City, MO 64111 (One block east of 45th and Main, across from Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art) 816-531-2131 There will be a free public forum: TOPIC: Telling the Truth in a Time of Universal ...

Sock hop murder mystery event is Oct. 3 at Mill Creek Activity Center

Sept. 10, 2014

A 1950’s sock hop is the setting for a murder mystery event being planned by JCPRD’s 50 Plus department. The event, called Murder Mystery Sock Hop, promises a fun evening with dinner and interactive entertainment. Oct. 1 is the registration deadline for this event, which will take place on Friday, Oct. 3. “Participants will enjoy playing a character from the ...

Love in the Afternoon program for 50 Plus to feature great music and cuisine on Oct. 3

Sept. 10, 2014

A lunch program featuring fine cuisine and exceptional music is being offered in early October by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's 50 Plus Department. The event is called Love in the Afternoon. All programs begin at noon. The first program will take place on Friday, Oct. 3, at the Lenexa Baptist Church, 15320 W. 87th St. Parkway, Lenexa. ...

Parent & Child Twilight Hike offered on Oct. 3 at Ernie Miller Park

Sept. 10, 2014

An intergenerational program being offered in early October in Ernie Miller Park allows children ages two to six with a parent or guardian to explore park trails as the sun sets. The program is called Twilight Hike and is offered at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 3, at the park, which is located at 909 North Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe. ...

Animal Tales Storytime sessions continue on Oct. 1 & 15 at Ernie Miller Nature Center

Sept. 10, 2014

The fall/winter season of Animals Tales Storytime sessions will continue during October at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe. Young children and their parents are invited to come listen and learn on Oct. 1 & 15. Animal Tales Storytime is for ages two to six. All children must be accompanied by an adult. ...

JCPRD 50 Plus Bingo continues on Oct. 1, 6, & 24

Sept. 10, 2014

Three themed bingo sessions at three locations are being planned during October by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. "Cooking Party" is the theme for a bingo session which will take place on Oct. 1 at the Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell, Overland Park. "Columbus Day" is the theme for a session planned ...

liNKCity To OFFER Residents FREE Gigabit Service in 2015

Sept. 10, 2014

liNKCity and Datashack to offer FREE Gigabit Service to Residential Customers in 2015 North Kansas City, MO – Beginning in 2015 North Kansas City residents will get to set the world on fire, and experience true gigabit speeds for the first time all for free. Existing residential customers will be upgraded from their existing plans free of charge, while new ...

Lexington’s Old Homes Tour this weekend!

Sept. 10, 2014

Lexington Old Homes Tour Set for Sept. 13-14th Five antebellum homes including three homes never before on tour will highlight the Legendary Lexington Old Homes Tour on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13 and 14. On this year’s tour are the recently refurbished 1852 Simpson House at 1413 Lafayette Street and the 1869 Langman House, designed by the well-known, local builder/architect ...

Park University Hosting Workshop on Compassion in Disease Dialogue and Death Notification

Sept. 10, 2014

Parkville, Mo.—Sept. 10, 2014 — Park University’s Center to Advance the Study of Loss will host a workshop on Friday, Oct. 10, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Park Distance Learning Conference Center on the University’s Parkville Campus. The workshop, “Compassion in Disease Dialogue and Death Notification,” is designed for professionals to gain knowledge in considerate truth-telling throughout ...

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