Return to the Classics Discuss John Stuart Mill Essays

March 11, 2014

John Stuart Mill’s essays “The Spirit of the Age” (1831), “On Liberty” (1859) and “The Subjection of Women” (1869) will be discussed at the Monday, March 31, Return to the Classics. The discussion will begin at 7 p.m. in Massman Hall, room 241. British moral and political theorist, philosopher and economist John Stuart Mill was born in 1806 and was ...

AT&T INVESTS NEARLY $825 MILLION OVER FOUR-YEAR PERIOD TO ENHANCE LOCAL NETWORKS IN KANSAS CITY AREA

March 11, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO., MARCH 6, 2014 — AT&T* has invested nearly $825 million in its best-in-class wireless and wired networks in the Kansas City area between 2010 through 2013, driving a wide range of upgrades to enhance speed, reliability, coverage and performance for residents and business customers. Advancing its Project Velocity IP (VIP), an investment plan to expand and enhance ...

The Whiskey Run 5k

March 11, 2014

For Immediate Release: Contact: Brad Ziegler KC Running Company 411 E. 135th Street Kansas City, MO 64145 Phone: (816) 569-4508 Email: Brad@kcrunningcompany.com The Whiskey Run 5k and Kids Fun Run is part of the 27th annual Irishpalooza celebration in Martin City and will be held on Sunday morning, March 16th at 8am at 135th and Oak St in Kansas City, ...

Scott Sjoberg Named Local Sales Manager at Time Warne Cable Media

March 11, 2014

Overland Park, KS March 11, 2014: Scott Sjoberg has been named Local Sales Manager at Time Warner Cable Media in Kansas City. Formerly the Local Sales Manager at WDAF-TV Fox 4, Sjoberg is taking his 20+ years of broadcast sales experience to cable. “We’re beyond thrilled to have Scott join our growing team,” said John McKenna, Time Warner Cable Media ...

Local Veteran Receives the French Legion of Honor Medal for Service in World War II

March 11, 2014

RAYMORE, Mo., March 12, 2014 – The French Republic is awarding 90-year-old Roger F. James the Knight of the French Legion of Honor, the highest medal awarded by the country, 70 years after the veteran fought in the battle of Rittershoffen during World War II. Roger and his wife, Joan, have been residents of Foxwood Springs, a Brookdale senior living ...

Local Plumbing Company on Facebook’s Small Business Council

March 11, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tosha Everhart, 816-765-4843 or teverhart88@gmail.com Kansas City, MO- March 11th, 2014 – Morgan Miller Plumbing was selected to join 11 other business owners from across the country to serve on Facebook’s Inaugural Small/Medium Business Council. Jeff Morgan, Owner and President, and Tosha Everhart, Marketing/Social Media Manager, just returned from the inaugural council event held at Facebook’s ...

Pat Murphy Promoted to President of Property and Casualty Division for The Miller Group

March 11, 2014

(Overland Park, Kansas) March 7, 2014 - The Miller Group, one of Kansas City’s largest locally owned, full-service insurance and employee benefit firms, announces several new hires and promotions as the company prepares to sustain recent double-digit growth. • Pat Murphy, promoted to President, Property and Casualty Division • Dan Murray, new hire, Director of Operations, Property and Casualty Division ...

Bank Midwest Supports Local Food Banks with Annual Peanut Butter Drive

March 11, 2014

For more information, contact Whitney Bartelli, whitney.bartelli@nbhbank.com or 816-298-2203. Bank Midwest is pleased to partner with local food banks to host its second annual Community Peanut Butter Drive. It is estimated that one in six households are considered “food insecure.” Peanut butter is an excellent source of protein and loved by both children and adults, but it can be expensive ...

Love Haiti

March 11, 2014

(Kansas City, Missouri) – At the regular monthly meeting of the Altrusa International of Greater Kansas City in March, Susie Hevalow of Kearney, MO presented a program on Love Haiti. Ms Hevalow, a retired teacher, has been involved in two mission trips to Haiti through her church. Her presentation included a power point sharing facts and figures about Haiti culture. ...

Saraswati CD Release & Goddess-esque Express-ion

March 10, 2014

Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1402309750025001/ NO COVER Sara "MissConception" Glass celebrates the release of her third album SARASWATI with a full album performance on March 15th at the Uptown Arts Bar with DJ Bring Tha Ruckus. Are you ready to ride this creative wave of electricity through space and time? The Concept: ...

Sophie Sassafras Presents: The Hen House at Uptown Arts Bar

March 10, 2014

Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo.- Saturday, March 22, 10p-Midnight at the Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111. $10 cover. Travel back in time with this Sassafras Production of "The Hen House" an old time radio show. Unlike anything she's produced before, she will be performing with Beth Byrd & ...

8bitLA and ChipWIN present Chiptunes in Kansas City

March 10, 2014

Contact Information: Jeanette Powers, General Manager uptownartsbar@gmail.com: Email 816-960-4611, Venue phone www.uptownartsbar.com Kansas City, Mo.- Saturday, March 22, 7p-10p at the Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway KCMO 64111 Featuring 8-Bit-Jin out of LA! Chiptunes is one of the hottest trends in electronic music right now. It harkens back to the old days of 8 bit and the classic musical styling’s ...

HUD backs residents targeted by city, cites strong management

March 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Burns Monday, March 10, 2014 or Atty. Robert Henderson via Tom Janenda tjanenda@elevate-cc.com 207-590-8815 U.S. Department of HUD Backs Residents Being Targeted By City, Cites Strong Management: Eagle Point Calls for Partnership, Working Together To Continue Improving the Armour Community (KANSAS CITY, MO) – Residents of three affordable housing properties on Kansas City’s Armour Boulevard ...

EAG Advertising & Marketing promotes Cinda Fisher to account director

March 10, 2014

Agency growth drives new opportunities for agency leadership. March 10, 2014 (Kansas City, MO) -- EAG Advertising and Marketing (EAG) today named Cinda Fisher to the position of Account Director. Fisher previously held the title of Account Manager since joining EAG in 2008. Based in Kansas City’s Crossroads District, EAG Advertising & Marketing is the region’s only advertising agency fully ...

New GPS tracking Band gives parents peace of mind

March 10, 2014

Creative dads combine technology and cool factor to develop kidsport GPS LEAWOOD, KAN. (March 10, 2014) A parents' greatest fear is losing their children. Over 800,000 children are reported missing each year. That's over 2,000 a day.* Countless more incidents are never reported. Losing track of your kid even for a millisecond can prompt instant fear and anxiety. kidsport GPS ...

Adknowledge Acquisition a Giant leap for video advertising

March 10, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. and LOS ANGELES —March 10, 2014— Adknowledge, Inc., the largest privately owned online advertising marketplace, announced today that it has acquired Giant Media, an industry-leading video ad platform. The purchase recognizes the explosive growth of video as an advertising vehicle that will enable advertisers and agencies to scale the viewership of their content. “We're excited to be ...

BUCKLEY’S WINE MARKET HOSTS BENEFIT WINE TASTING

March 10, 2014

Contact: Cate Buckley 913 814 9463 (WINE) buckleysmarket.com Overland Park, KS – Buckley’s Wine Market, a local family-owned business, will host a free wine tasting in their store on April 10 from 5-7 PM benefitting the charity Beds for Every Body. Hosted in conjunction with J. McLaughlin, the event will also feature a trunk show of women’s clothing. Chasing Grace, ...

Western Playhouse Holds Auditions March 15, 16

March 10, 2014

Western Playhouse, the summer theatre company at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Mo., will hold Equity and non-Equity principal auditions in Kansas City March 15 and in St. Joseph March 16. Actors can audition for two musicals – “The Music Man” and “Mother Divine.” At the same time, Missouri Western will conduct auditions for actors to portray legendary ...

Burlesque Legend TEMPEST STORM returns to the Folly Theater!

March 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Scott Smith 816-805-2816 contact@kcburlesque.com KANSAS CITY, MO (MARCH 7, 2014) - Kansas City will once again be entertained by beautiful Burlesque performers from all around the world at the historic Folly Theater! Burlesque Legend Tempest Storm, who once graced the historic Folly Stage during the heyday of Burlesque, will return to make a rare appearance to ...

Charles Love (Bloodstone) Memorial Service Friday, March 14

March 9, 2014

Charles Love passed away March 6 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a 1964 graduate of Central High School and founding member of the R&B group Bloodstone. Originally named The Sinceres, the group began while they were in high school as a cappella doo wop group around 1962. Other original surviving members of the group are Charles McCormick and Harry ...

Spring cleaning for your boat

March 8, 2014

During early spring, many of us spend time cleaning the house, clearing the yard, and getting things prepared for the summer months. So it is with our boats. Whether you have kept your boat on a lift, stored in a garage, or parked outdoors, there is work that needs to be done. The Coast Guard Auxiliary recommends that you check ...

World wine tasting slated in Excelsior Springs

March 8, 2014

A wine and cheese/light fare pairing with wines from around the world on April 5. Willow Spring Mercantile, 249 E Broadway, Excelsior Springs, Mo. Meet Curtis Cable from A. Bommarito Wines. Enjoy 6 wines paired with complimenting light fare. Event takes place in a wine cellar. $20 per person and RSVP is needed to reserve a seat. 816-630-7467 or visit. ...


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