Cabaret Concert: Cartoon Classics

Feb. 19, 2014

When did you first hear classical music? For many, it was on Saturday morning watching cartoons. Come hear the Kansas City Symphony perform those familiar tunes at the annual Cabaret Concert, March 16, at Embassy Suites KCI. Make your reservations for the concert and dinner by visiting www.kcsymphonyguild.org or calling 816-868-8892.

Anthem Publishing, Inc. adds Sidney Almquist as Special Events Coordinator

Feb. 19, 2014

Anthem Publishing, Inc., a division of Anthem Media Group, is pleased to announce the addition of Sidney Almquist as Special Events Coordinator. In her role, Almquist will lead planning, coordination and execution of special events for Anthem Publishing’s brands ThisISKC.com, KC Magazine, KC Business, and Good Health KC. Anthem’s events promote innovation, leadership and charities in the Kansas City area ...

The Music Man’ and ‘Mother Divine’ Featured in Third Season of Western Playhouse

Feb. 19, 2014

St. Joseph, Mo. - Western Playhouse, the summer theatre company at Missouri Western State University, will present musicals old and new in its third season. Meredith Willson’s perennial favorite, “The Music Man,” will be produced June 20-28, and “Mother Divine,” an official selection of the New York Musical Theatre Festival’s 2013 Next Link Project, will be produced July 11-19. Both ...

Saint Luke’s Chooses Solarity to Achieve a Fully Electronic Health Record

Feb. 19, 2014

[SAINT LOUIS, Mo, February 19, 2014] Saint Luke’s Health System, which includes 10 hospitals across the Kansas City, Mo. region, has finalized an agreement with EDCO® Health Information Solutions to implement EDCO’s patented Solarity® technology, and remote indexing services to assist the facility in achieving its goal of reaching Stage 7 of the HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model. The technology ...

Steve Gordon 3rd District at Large

Feb. 19, 2014

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mr. Steve Gordon 816-824-0594 02-19-2014 I am Rev. Stephan “Steve” Gordon, Candidate for City Council 3rd District at Large. I am running for Kansas City, City Council, because I have the solution to the city’s problems on the Plaza. The Plaza is a ticking time bomb and it is time that we pull the plug ...

Phyllis Zagano Considers Women’s Role in Catholic Church Ministry

Feb. 19, 2014

Internationally acclaimed scholar and lecturer Phyllis Zagano, Ph.D., will deliver the Rev. William L. Rossner, S.J., Lecture in Theology for Rockhurst’s Visiting Scholar Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 13, in Mabee Theater. Zagano’s lecture, “Women and Ministry in the Roman Catholic Church,” will address and contextualize contested questions relating to women’s ministerial roles. A senior research associate-in-residence at ...

Film Series, Foreign Language Department Present French, Spanish Films

Feb. 19, 2014

As part of its programming for the spring 2014 semester, the Rockhurst Film Series and the Department of Classical and Modern Languages will present films in Spanish, French and Wolof at 7 p.m., March 5, 12 and 26 in Mabee Theater. “St. Teresa of Avila” (1984, Spain) will be shown on Wednesday, March 5. In this film, Teresa of Avila ...

Leawood Sustainability Advisory Board Hosts 6th Annual Meeting for Homes Associations

Feb. 19, 2014

CONTACT: Martha Weber Conradt 913.956.1239 mwconradt@gmail.com Leawood, Kansas, Feb. 20, 2014 – The City of Leawood Sustainability Advisory Board (SAB) is hosting its 6th annual HOA meeting on Thurs., Feb. 27, at The Lodge at Ironwoods Park. The mission of the SAB is to lead, motivate, and collaborate with Leawood citizens to increase recycling, encourage conservation, and promote 'green' mobility ...

Steve Rhoades named principal at KJWW Engineering Consultants

Feb. 19, 2014

Steve Rhoades of St. Louis has been named a principal at KJWW Engineering Consultants. KJWW has offices in Kansas City, Kan., St. Louis, and 12 other locations in the U.S. and abroad. Rhoades, a professional engineer and LEED-accredited Professional, is manager and client executive at KJWW’s St. Louis office. He has been with KJWW for over 18 years and has ...

Central Exchange Opens Registration for 12th Annual Leadership Lyceum

Feb. 19, 2014

Kansas City, MO - Central Exchange will host the 12th annual Leadership Lyceum on April 23, 2014 at the Overland Park Convention Center. This year’s Lyceum will focus on leadership and technology. Presented by Hallmark and Sprint, the theme is Power Up – Harness the power of technology and relationships. Six outstanding presenters will focus on effective leadership in today’s ...

Spring Break Splash Bash for all ages planned on March 14 at RPAC

Feb. 19, 2014

A Spring Break Splash Bash for all ages is being planned for March 14 at the dome-covered Roeland Park Aquatics Center, 4843 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park, by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Participants are invited to take part in organized games in the swim area and a hotdog lunch will be served at the Roeland Park Community Center, ...

50 Plus plans an Irish Celebration with Celtique at Matt Ross Community Center on March 12

Feb. 19, 2014

Celebrating the Emerald Isle and National Irish American Heritage Month is the goal of a special event being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Now in its second year, this Irish Celebration with Celtique is planned for March 12, and will involve a performance of Irish music by the local band Celtique. ...

50 Plus themed Bingo programs continue on March 11, 17, and 27

Feb. 19, 2014

An American folk hero, the symbol of a spring holiday, and a newly popular baked good are all themes for bingo programs being presented during March by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Each bingo session will begin at 1:30 p.m. and will feature a dozen games, as well as food, prizes, and fun. ...

Leading Kansas Urology Hospital Extends latest Provenge Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer

Feb. 19, 2014

Overland Park, KS ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) February 19, 2014 - Leading Kansas urology care hospital KCUC has announced to extend state of the art Provenge treatment for advanced Prostate Cancer issues. It is the first accredited immunotherapy treatment for those in the final stages of the disease. "We are glad to announce that KCUC is now one of the exclusive ...

Wendy’s of Missouri ranchisee expands reach in KC area

Feb. 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Eve Metheny Director of Brand Marketing emetheny@hamraenterprises.com Wendy’s of Missouri Franchisee expands reach Franchisee acquired six restaurants in Kansas City area Springfield, MO – February 18, 2014 – Wendy’s of Missouri acquired six Wendy’s restaurants in Kansas City from P & H Holdings, L.L.C. on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. • 10548 Parallel (Speedway), Kansas City, ...

Wendy’s of Missouri Franchisee expands reach

Feb. 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Eve Metheny Director of Brand Marketing emetheny@hamraenterprises.com Wendy’s of Missouri Franchisee expands reach Franchisee acquired six restaurants in Kansas City area Springfield, MO – February 18, 2014 – Wendy’s of Missouri acquired six Wendy’s restaurants in Kansas City from P & H Holdings, L.L.C. on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. • 10548 Parallel (Speedway), Kansas City, ...

HSMC Orizon acquires Blue Wave IT to bolster health care, client services

Feb. 18, 2014

Gary Hawkins, CPA, CGMA Chairman/IT Service Partner ghawkins@hsmcorizon.com P-816.525.9699 Michael Bohning Principal Information Technology mbohning@hsmcorizon.com P – 816.525.9699 HSMC Orizon LLC Adds to Health Care Technology Practice with Acquisition of Blue Wave IT Strengthening HSMC Orizon’s health care technology services was the main driver for the acquisition of Blue Wave IT, a local information technology practice headed by Matthew Hornung, ...

Rep. Courtney Allen Curtis Announces Tuition Equity Act

Feb. 18, 2014

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. Courtney Allen Curtis has sponsored legislation that would allow for children of undocumented parents to claim state residential status when applying for colleges in Missouri. "Our federal government requires us to educate ALL children, whether they are citizens or undocumented. But it seems after they go through our public schools, we're asked to forget ...

Missouri Poet Laureate William Trowbridge Visits Midwest Poets Series

Feb. 18, 2014

William Trowbridge, who will soon complete his two-year term as Missouri’s poet laureate, will present his poems at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 11, in Mabee Theater as the final event of this season’s renowned Midwest Poets Series. This will be the Kansas City inaugural reading of Trowbridge’s “Put This On, Please: New & Selected Poems” (Red Hen Press, 2014). Trowbridge ...

SMS Theatre Presents Peter Pan

Feb. 18, 2014

Come fly away to Neverland! Join Shawnee Mission South Theatre February 19th through 22nd at 7:30 pm, with a matinee at 2 pm on Saturday for the performance of Peter Pan. Peter and his new pals will fly to Peter’s home (yes they really fly with the help of professional company Flying by Foy and a little fairy dust!) for ...


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