Local Lutheran School Partners with National Organization for Ministry in Latvia

Jan. 13, 2015

Platte Woods, MISSOURI, January 13, 2015 – During the last week of January, the students of Christ Lutheran Pre-Kindergarten will learn about the country of Latvia and participate in a special opportunity to support the work of Lutheran Hour Ministries–Latvia. The Christ Lutheran Pre-Kindergarten students will study Latvian society since the collapse of the Soviet Union; the rebirth of the ...

Cathryn Pridal, Ph.D., is Avila University’s new VP for Academic Affairs

Jan. 13, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo., January 13, 2015 – Cathryn Pridal, Ph.D., who has 32 years of experience as a faculty member, administrator and executive at some of the most highly-regarded institutes of higher education in the U.S., is Avila University’s new Vice President for Academic Affairs. Her first full day on campus is scheduled to be June 15. She assumes the ...

Red Bull Thre3style - Kansas City Regional Qualifier

Jan. 13, 2015

RED BULL THRE3STYLE MAKES ITS RETURN TO KANSAS CITY FEBRUARY 6th -- 5 DJs will battle at the Uptown Theater for a spot in the US Finals -- WHO: DJ Mahf (2010 STL Champion) vs. DJ B-Stee vs. DJ Archi vs. DJ Chris Brown vs. DJ Shake One. Fox 4’s Shawn Edwards and MC Hollywood Holt will host the festivities. ...

6th Annual Kaw Valley Seed Fair Feb. 14, 2015

Jan. 13, 2015

https://www.facebook.com/events/1586228288261862/ Jan. 13, 2015 — For immediate release Contact: * Laura Green, Kaw Valley Seed Fair, 785-864-4912 (office/day), 785-550-4757 (home/evening); lauragreen@ku.edu. Notes: --Website: www.facebook.com/kawvalleyseeds (see Events tab for info page on the Fair). --Photos from last year’s fair and fair promotional materials available upon request. (See photos on Facebook page.) --I can put you in touch with vendors, volunteers and ...

Avila University earns national community service recognition for sixth consecutive year

Jan. 13, 2015

Washington, D.C. – Avila University was named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This designation, administered by The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and the U.S. Department of Education, is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement. Avila University was awarded for the ...

Momo the Missouri Monster is Back in Kansas City Author’s New Inspirational!Thriller

Jan. 13, 2015

M E D I A R E L E A S E CONTACT: Kevin M. Kraft, Author 8800 E. 110th Street Kansas City, Missouri 64134 (816) 217-9539 Email: kevinmkraft@juno.com For Immediate Release MOMO Genre: thriller, inspirational ISBN 978-1-312-78497-0 (print version) ISBN 978-1-312-71263-8 (electronic version) Publisher: Lulu Mark Taylor used to tell his son there were no such things as monsters…tonight ...

Coming to Branson this Summer 2015. A High End Fashion Show with LIVE Rock and Roll Music

Jan. 12, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sharra Smith Phone: 417-365-2529 Email: RunwayLoud@gmail.com Website: www.runwayloud.com Media Photos: available on request Coming to Branson this Summer 2015. A High End Fashion Show with LIVE Rock and Roll Music RunwayLOUD presents “We Are One Voice.” Branson, Mo. (January 13, 2015) -The 2nd Annual RunwayLOUD Fashion Week is set for the first full week of August, ...

Local Exhibit Showcases the work of Mosaic Artist Laura Rendlen

Jan. 12, 2015

Mosaic landscapes created through the timeless medium of mosaic art are now on display at Missouri Bank, 125 Southwest Boulevard, Kansas City, through January 31. The artwork was created by Laura Rendlen, a nationally known award winning mosaic artist. The landscapes are created by combining and layering glass, natural and found objects, beads, stone, and sometimes even gold. The effect ...

Poetry Contest

Jan. 12, 2015

POETRY CONTEST The Poetry Café, as part of the Gatsby Days Events held in Excelsior Springs,Missouri, conducts a workshop and luncheon as well as a poetry reading. It is open to poets of all ages. As a prelude to that event we will be having a poetry contest. There will be a entry fee of $5 per poem with a ...

Footprints of Poets and Authors Bus Tour

Jan. 12, 2015

BUS TOUR As part of our fund raising efforts for the annual Poetry Café events during Gatsby Days in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, the group is hosting a bus tour. The tour, “Footprints of Poets and Authors”, will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015. It will be a day tour in which you will spend the day traveling back in ...

Benedictine College to Feature Ferguson Panel for MLK Day

Jan. 12, 2015

ATCHISON, Kan. – Monday, January 19, marks the national observance of Martin Luther King Day and Benedictine College will observe the day with a special group of panelists close to the events that unfolded in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer. The group includes residents from the Ferguson area as well as regional and national leaders from the National Association for the ...

Lamar Hunt, Jr. to Speak at A Taste of KCK Event

Jan. 12, 2015

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: January 12, 2015 Lamar Hunt, Jr. to Speak at A Taste of KCK Event Resurrection Catholic School at the Cathedral announced today that Lamar Hunt, Jr. will be the featured speaker at the school’s A Taste of KCK event on Saturday, January 17, 2015. Now in its third year, A Taste of KCK welcomes local ...

GreenAcres Market Annual Health Fair

Jan. 12, 2015

1/5/15- Coming up: Saturday, January 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., everyone is invited to join us for our annual GreenAcres Health Fair where you can meet local practitioners and support groups, visit with vitamin and supplement experts, and participate in health screenings and tests. Dr. Ron Logan, Iridology Sarah Giboney, Foundation Fitness Briarcliff Aaron Wright, Minute Movement Karen ...

MVPA Launches e-Membership Option

Jan. 12, 2015

Independence, Missouri USA (January 8, 2015) The Military Vehicle Preservation Association has added a new e-membership option to its conventional membership choices. The e-membership provides online access to the MVPA’s two publications, Army Motors and Supply Line, rather than the print versions received by those holding a traditional membership. e-Members receive all of the other privileges and rights enjoyed by ...

Film Festival: Short films by, for women March 8

Jan. 11, 2015

PRESS RELEASE (March 8, 2015 Kansas City event) Contact: Colleen Truelsen, colleentruelsen@gmail.com, (913) 201-6865 ----------------------------- Who: Soroptimist International of Kansas City, a nonprofit organization founded in 1926 that supports and empowers women and girls through funding programs and education. Meteorologist and TV personality Katie Horner will emcee. What: Lunafest – a traveling film festival that spotlights the best eight of ...

Courtney Keeshan to teach new yoga classes at Taiji Fusion

Jan. 10, 2015

Certified yoga instructor Courtney Keeshan will begin teaching an hour long class every Monday and Wednesday at 5:30 pm at Taiji Fusion, 8377 Nieman Road in the Brookhollow Business Park. Monday’s beginner restorative class will focus on balance, deep stretching, and meditation to help generate a sense of calm and well-being. Wednesday’s beginner flow class will focus on strengthening and ...

Governor’s Kansas Reading Initiative is Working at Horizon Academy

Jan. 10, 2015

ROELAND PARK, Kan. – The Governor’s Kansas Reading Initiative (KRI) ) is a two-year pilot program designed to improve reading outcomes in the state of Kansas using educational technology, specifically Core5. Representative Marc Rhoades, 72nd District, was instrumental in the effort across state agencies and the legislature. KRI is managed by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCF) and ...

Bishop-McCann Appoints New President

Jan. 9, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO.--Bishop-McCann (BMC) announced that Rob Adams, previously a nine-year executive with Microsoft, was named the company’s new President, effective November 1. (Adams has served on the agency’s Board of Directors for BMC for the past two years.) In his previous role as General Manager for Microsoft Dynamics Canada, Rob led the company from ranking last in the world ...

Tippin’s Gourmet Foods names Director of QA & Food Safety

Jan. 9, 2015

For Immediate Release Jan. 12, 2015 Tippin’s Gourmet Foods names Director of QA & Food Safety KANSAS CITY, KAN. -- Tippin's Gourmet Foods has named Snjezana (Snez) Goodale as its new Director of QA & Food Safety. "Snez brings a wealth of experience and a fresh perspective to Tippin's," said Mark A. Boyer, President of Tippin's Foods. “Her passion for ...

January Storytimes at Independence Barnes & Noble!

Jan. 9, 2015

January Children’s Storytime Events - Where Children Explore Their Imaginations and Discover a Love of Reading! The month kicks off with the Please, Mr. Panda Storytime on Saturday, January 10, at 11 a.m. Barnes & Noble’s first Picture Book of the Month Storytime, this witty picture book from author/illustrator Steve Antony focuses on the importance of manners On Saturday, January ...

Veterans Receive Care From the City’s Finest

Jan. 9, 2015

Kansas City VA Medical Center has some of the City's top doctors. The January 2015 edition of 435 Kansas City’s Magazine announced the City’s Best Doctors for 2015: This list includes many providers from our facility including Prateek Sherma, a full time Gastroenterology physician. Others listed from the KC VA (part time or contract physicians) are: Medical Oncology and Hematology: ...

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