Gordon H. Hamilton III Named to Barron’s “Top 1,200 Financial Advisors”

March 9, 2017

Kansas City, MO, March 7, 2017 – Morgan Stanley announced today that Gordon H. Hamilton III, a Managing Director, Financial Advisor in the Firm’s Kansas City Wealth Management office, has been named to Barron’s list of America’s Top 1,200 Advisors: 2017 State-by-State. The “Barron’s Top 1,200 Advisors” is a select group of individuals who are screened on a number of ...

Settlement between Missouri Coalition for the Environment and Worlds of Fun Will Benefit Shoal Creek Watershed and the Missouri River

March 9, 2017

Kansas City, MO: The Missouri Coalition for the Environment (“MCE”) and Cedar Fair, LP, and its subsidiary, Worlds of Fun, LLC., an amusement park in Kansas City, reached a court-approved settlement agreement that resolves a lawsuit filed by MCE in November 2015. In the lawsuit, MCE alleged that Worlds of Fun had repeatedly violated the Clean Water Act by discharging ...

Charlotte Street Foundation Announces Recipients of Prestigious Art Omi Fellowship and Byron C. Cohen Award

March 9, 2017

Charlotte Street Foundation is proud to announce the selection of artist, Rodolfo Marron III as the Charlotte Street Fellow of the Art Omi International Artists Residency Program for Summer, 2017 and recently awarded Charlotte Street Visual Artist Award Fellow, Samara Umbral as this year’s recipient of the Byron C. Cohen Award. Through an ongoing partnership with Art Omi, Charlotte Street ...

Ron Edelman joins the Giving the Basics Board of Directors

March 8, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that Ron Edelman has joined the Giving the Basics Board of Directors. Ron's vast experience and his heart for the people make him a natural fit for the Giving the Basics mission. We see great things ahead for Kansas City! Ron and James Thompson formed Edelman & Thompson in 1994. Ron has handled thousands of ...

Kansas City Based Company Named Finalist in IHA Global Innovation Award

March 8, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City Based Company Named Finalist in IHA Global Innovation Award OVERLAND PARK, KS, March 8, 2017 -- StinkBOSS, an Overland Park-based company, is pleased to announce that it has been chosen as one of the finalists for the New Product Showcase/IHA Global Innovation Awards at the International Home & Housewares Show in the Cleaning category, for ...

New Functional Medicine Option In Overland Park

March 8, 2017

Jeff Louis, General Manager Phone: 913-353-6775 Email: Jeff.Louis@focusih.com Website: FocusIH.com We are pleased to announce that Focus Integrative Healthcare™ has opened in Overland Park. Our licensed naturopathic doctor is fully-equipped to handle your health conditions using the best and safest natural methods and procedures possible. We are located at 9327 W. 87th St. Overland Park, KS 66212 inside of Louisburg ...

JCPRD’s Roeland Park Early Childhood Development Center and Natureplay Preschool to conduct annual open houses on April 6

March 8, 2017

Open houses for the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Early Childhood Development Center at the Roeland Park Community Center and the Natureplay preschool at the Mill Creek Activity Center will take place on Thursday, April 6. These open houses will take place from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. During the open houses, parents will have an opportunity to visit with ...

Western parking lot at Shawnee Mission Park Off-Leash Area to be closed for removal and replacement beginning in March

March 8, 2017

The western parking lot at the Shawnee Mission Park Dog Off-Leash Area will be closed to the public beginning in mid-March as the lot is replaced and expanded, Johnson County Park & Recreation District officials announced. The off-leash area itself is not closing at this time, and the closer eastern parking lot will remain open, although officials warn that parking ...

Avila Viscom Students Grab Top Honors at International AVA Awards

March 8, 2017

(March 6, 2017) KANSAS CITY, MO AVA Digital Awards recently announced winners for the 2017 international awards competition. There were 2,500 entries from throughout the United States, Canada, and 16 other countries. Senior Brianna Peralta was honored with a gold award for her fast-draw animated Public Service Announcement addressing the horrors of college students over posting on social media entitled ...

Charlotte Street Foundation Announces Recipients of the 2017 Charlotte Street Visual & Generative Performing Artist Awards

March 8, 2017

Five Kansas City-based artists each to receive unrestricted $10,000 cash awards [Kansas City, MO] Charlotte Street Foundation is pleased to announce the five recipients of the 2017 Charlotte Street Awards. The 2017 Charlotte Street Visual Artist Award Fellows are Karen McCoy, Stephen Proski, and Samara Umbral. The 2017 Charlotte Street Generative Performing Artist Award Fellows are Amado Espinoza and Cat ...

D Keith Jordan 2017 Bid For Chief Executive Officer/Mayor KCK

March 8, 2017

D Keith Jordan 2017 Bid For Chief Executive Officer/Mayor KCK FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, Kansas March 7th 2017 – D Keith Jordan today is announcing their campaign for CEO/Mayor of KCK with the agenda of working for a better quality of life for the citizens of WYCO/KCK. There has been many changes over the years in the county. Some ...

Care Haven Homes, LLC Opens Sixth Alzheimer’s Care Home

March 8, 2017

(Amended Release) Johnson County’s largest residential memory care provider has opened its sixth home. The ranch-style house is in a quiet Overland Park neighborhood, near I-435 and Roe. Newly remodeled, it provides a safe, comforting environment for people living with dementia. “Each resident has a private bedroom. Up to eight share a warm, family-style setting, one that might remind you ...

Care Haven Opens Sixth Alzheimer’s Care Home

March 8, 2017

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS, January 19, 2017: Care Haven Homes, LLC (“Care Haven”), Johnson County’s largest residential memory care provider, has opened its sixth home. The ranch-style house is in a quiet Overland Park neighborhood, near I-435 and Roe. Newly remodeled, it provides a safe, comforting environment for people living with dementia. “Each resident has a private bedroom. Up to eight ...

captain craig is setting sail

March 8, 2017

Captain Craig, a nautical lifestyle brand is set for its official soft opening next week. The brand created by four local high school students, who live in Bonner Springs, KS. The release is set for March 13th. Two designs will be released in long and short sleeves, and cost $15- $25 depending on design and sleeve length. The official release ...

Bethany College honors alumni

March 8, 2017

LINDSBORG, KAN., March 7, 2017 – Bethany College will honor seven of its alumni at the Spring Alumni Awards Luncheon during Palm Sunday weekend. The awards recognize outstanding achievement and service to society by Bethany graduates. This year’s awards include: Alumni Lifetime Achievement Award – Carl Quarnstrom ’50 and Betty (Hedlund) Quarnstrom ’50 of Topeka; Distinguished Graduate Award (posthumously) – ...

Hi! You are invited to join us!

March 8, 2017

Civitan International, a worldwide community service organization is looking for you for our Lancaster/Melton Peace Keepers Civitan Club in Kansas City. Join us for our next Informational meeting! When: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Time: 6:00 PM Where: The Mason Jar - KC, 941 N 74th Dr, Kansas City, KS 66112 We would like to extend a special invitation to come ...

Wentworth Men’s Wrestling Coach Resigns, Schreimann Named Interim

March 7, 2017

CONTACT: Shelby Woodward | swoodward@wma.edu | 660.259.6054 _______________________________________________ Athletic Director Tom Gang announced on Monday that Wentworth head men's wrestling coach Shane Reickard has resigned from his position within the college athletics department, but will maintain his role as the head coach within the high school wrestling program. "I'm at a point in my life where it is really important ...

Copeland Group opens new office in Lenxa Kansas

March 7, 2017

The Copeland Insurance Group is a national marketing organization with 18 offices nationwide. We are a full service independent insurance agency with over 10,000 agents and 100 carrier partners. We are proud to announce our newest office in Lenexa Kansas right next to the Social Security Office. The office is located in the Kansas Commerce Center – Building 5B 15367 ...

10th Annual Human Form Show

March 7, 2017

Why do we think and like art of the Human Form? Because art is a means of communicating human experiences, human bodies are naturally depicted. The figurative form can be used as the ideal medium to convey a spectrum of ideas with which the viewer can resonate. The human figure has always been a common subject of visual art, "it ...

Anthony Hernandez joins Stange Law Firm, PC in Lee’s Summit MO Office

March 7, 2017

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes new Junior Associate Attorney to Lee’s Summit, MO Office Anthony Hernandez is the newest attorney to be welcomed onto the Stange Law Firm team. Anthony will be serving clients with divorce and family law matters from our Lee’s Summit office in Jackson County. Anthony is licensed to practice law in the state of Missouri. Anthony ...

Mitchell Technical Institute Releases Fall 2016 President’s List

March 7, 2017

A total of 372 students at Mitchell Technical Institute, Mitchell, SD, have been placed on the Fall Semester 2016 President's List, according to MTI President Mark Wilson. Students must earn a term GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and complete at least 12 hours of academic work during the semester. Included on the Fall 2016 President’s List ...

Park University’s Johnson Lecture Series Event to Discuss Earthquakes in the Central U.S.

March 7, 2017

A timely discussion related to the escalating number of earthquakes in the central U.S. will be the focus of Park University’s Johnson Family Lecture Series in Science on Tuesday, March 28. The event will begin at 7 p.m. in the Jenkin and Barbara David Theater within Alumni Hall on the University’s Parkville Campus. The lecture is free and open to ...

Irish author and international reporter talks about novel linking Ireland and Kansas City

March 6, 2017

Taking ‘The Kansas City Star’ as a model newspaper for elements of his drama, Irish author and international journalist Sean Hillen will host a multi-media presentation at the Diastole Scholars’ Center about the research and writing of his recently-published novel PRETTY UGLY linking Kansas City with Ireland and beyond. PRETTY UGLY is a high-concept, fact-based novel bridging media, medicine and ...


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