Rheanne Etken named Lawrence Country Club general manager

May 19, 2014

Lawrence, Kansas- May 15, 2014 – In an industry dominated by men, Lawrence Country Club recently announced Rheanne Etken as the new General Manager. While a female GM of a Country Club is not entirely unheard of, even more notable is that the position of Head Golf Professional is also a woman, Kristen Samp. There is only one other club ...

Independence Endoscopy Center marks 20 years in business

May 19, 2014

INDEPENDENCE ENDOSCOPY CENTER CELEBRATES 20 YEARS IN BUSINESS Consultants in Gastroenterology hosts open house at Independence location. Independence, MO – Local small business, Consultants in Gastroenterology and their partner, The Independence ASC, are celebrating 20 years of providing top-notch GI care to Kanas Citians. To celebrate being open for 20 years they are hosting an open house on Wednesday, May ...

Kansas City health care workers collect scrubs for Salvation Army

May 19, 2014

Life Uniform’s Annual Trade-In Event Gives Back to Communities It Serves Kansas City, Missouri, May 19, 2014 – Healthcare workers throughout Greater Kansas City will be cleaning out their closets this month to give back to those in need. Today through May 31, healthcare uniform retailer, Life Uniform is holding a scrub trade-in event giving Greater Kansas City area customers ...

Kevin Lund named vice president and chief information officer at Armed Forces Insurance

May 19, 2014

Kevin Lund was recently promoted from Director, IT Operations to Vice President and Chief Information Officer. “We are thrilled to have Kevin as our Chief Information Officer, his experience with Armed Forces Insurance will be invaluable as we bring our numerous systems initiatives into production. His collaborative style will allow us to generate additional efficiencies in a multitude of areas ...

Artist with autism to have exhibit at Longview Cultural Arts Center

May 19, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT BRANDON 816 474 4200/ hello@imaginethatkc.org EVENT: Game Over - Solo Exhibition TIME: Thursday June 5th, 4-7pm VENUE: Longview Cultural Arts Center 500 SW Longview Park Dr. Lee’s Summit, MO 64081 Those who see Josh may only see an individual with autism, but now they will get the chance to see the amazingly creative individual he really ...

Winesong At Riverfest set for June 7 in De Soto

May 19, 2014

De Soto, KS – The 3rd Annual Winesong at Riverfest, presented by the De Soto Rotary Club, will occur Saturday, June 7th, 2014 from 3PM to 7PM, rain or shine, at the beautiful Riverfest Park on the banks of the Kansas River, located at 33440 West 79th Street, in De Soto, KS. The event features Kansas wines and the growing ...

Mother-daughter team share love of cooking after brain injury

May 19, 2014

Courageous, strong, determined as well as incredibly warm and genuine are words that describe this year’s honoree, Katie Zemel. A native of Overland Park, KS, Katie suffered a traumatic brain injury in 1998 when struck by lightning during a soccer game in her freshman year of high school at Shawnee Mission South. Katie’s mother, Cathy Levin, was sitting in the ...

Adults 62 and older invited Blues & BBQ on June 14 at Tallgrass Creek

May 19, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (May 19, 2014) – Adults ages 62 and older are invited to a Saturday, June 14 (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.) Blues & BBQ at Tallgrass Creek, 13800 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS. Enjoy a delectable buffet featuring Jack Stack barbeque favorites. Listen to live blues music performed by Kansas City’s own Millage Gilbert. Seating is limited. ...

Clara Brierly Wine, Art and Music Festival slated June 6 in Peculiar

May 19, 2014

www.downtownpeculiar.com Contact: Brenda Conway FOR RELEASE Before June 5th Tel. 816-806-3698 Email: brenda@downtownpeculiar.com The Downtown Peculiar Arts & Culture District (DPACD) invites you to the 6th Annual Clara Brierly WAM (Wine, ART, Music) Festival which will be held Friday June 6, 2014 - Sunday June 8, 2014 in Downtown Peculiar, MO. Hours of operation will be Friday June 6, from ...

Intouch Solutions promotes Joey Barnes to vice president of business development

May 19, 2014

Media Contact: Laura Jung 913-660-9626 ljung@morningstarcomm.com INTOUCH SOLUTIONS PROMOTES JOEY BARNES TO VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT KANSAS CITY ( May 19, 2014) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of Joey Barnes to Vice President, Business Development. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes ...

Gary L. Belske receives alumni Citation of Merit from MU’s Trulaske College of Business

May 19, 2014

[Columbia, Missouri] On May 2, 2014, alumni and friends of the Trulaske College of Business were recognized for their service and commitment to the college and Mizzou. Dean Joan Gabel and Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin presented the awards at the annual Honors Luncheon. Annually, up to ten Trulaske College of Business Citations of Merit are awarded. The recipients are selected ...

Century’s worth of quilts displayed at Tallgrass Creek

May 19, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (May 19, 2014) – A century’s worth of 21 quilts were displayed as part of a Mother’s Day-themed, month-long exhibit at Tallgrass Creek in Overland Park. Many of the quilts were made by residents, their grandparents and great grandparents. They spanned from the 1880's to the present. The quilts averaged 70” by 90” and were made of ...

8th Year Anniversary For the Felt Show

May 19, 2014

There is a place beyond that which is known to puppet or man. It is a dimension of felt and inappropriately placed hands. Where everything feels a little off, like the idea behind turduckin. This is: The Felt Zone. Now in its eighth year, the Lawrence-based puppet show is gaining notoriety for its oddball production. Organizers have opted to perform ...

Overland Park Remodeling Contractor Announces Scope of Services And New Website

May 18, 2014

Vision Builders, a provider of fine home solutions for homeowners in the Kansas City and Overland Park areas, has recently had a new website designed to educate and inform clients regarding the services the Overland Park Remodeling Contractors provide. With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, owner Don Papsdorf says that his passion is "Helping homeowners achieve ...

Greek Festival 2014 is coming very soon June 6th, 7th, & 8th

May 18, 2014

Come for the food stay for the fun!!!! Hot off the Press"' Greek Festival 2014 is coming very soon June 6th, 7th, & 8th Media Contacts: Athan Perahoritis 816-456-3292 zophini@kc.rr.com Overland Park, KS - It's time to experience the sights, sounds and smells of the Mediterranean! Greek Festival2014 is just around the comer. Mark your calendar for, June 6th, 5 ...

KCUMB Awards Highest Honorary Degree to One of KC’s Prominent Businessmen

May 17, 2014

Kansas City, Mo. (May 17, 2014) – Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), the largest medical school in Missouri and one of the oldest osteopathic medical schools in the country, conferred the honorary degree, doctor of humane letters, to Kansas City business and civic leader, Terry Dunn, president and chief executive officer of J.E. Dunn Construction Group, on ...

MU Family Medicine Program receives national award

May 16, 2014

The University of Missouri School of Medicine’s success in educating family medicine physicians has been recognized by the American Academy of Family Physicians for the second year in a row. The academy recently awarded the MU School of Medicine a Top 10 Award for its family and community medicine program. Each year, the academy honors medical schools that have graduated ...

Vulpes Bastille Studios announces group show for First Friday

May 16, 2014

Vulpes Bastille is pleased to announce their June exhibition, “ Pineapple Rentals,” which brings together all the participating artists who work in the Vulpes Bastille studios. The show will feature 7 different artists, all working in different styles and mediums, but with the common thread of ingenuity, interest in materials, and boldness. The title, “Pineapple Rentals,” comes from a conversation ...

Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show’ to play at Kauffman Center

May 16, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO…Theater League of Kansas City presents Hackett Miller's hit musical, "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show” at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts May 27 through June 1. Tickets start at $36 and can be purchased online at www.theaterleague.com/kansascity. "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show" recreates what it would have been like to see legendary icons, Frank Sinatra, Dean ...

Prairiebrooke Art Gallery honors local artist Jim Hamil

May 16, 2014

Prairiebrooke Art Gallery in Downtown Overland Park hosted a reception and gallery show on April 25 from 5-8 p.m. in honor of the local artist Jim Hamil, who was in attendance at the event. Hamil is beloved in the community for his watercolor paintings of the Midwest and Kansas City imagery. Prairiebrooke was proud to introduce an exclusively curated collection ...

T-Mobile Springfield rally for workers

May 16, 2014

For immediate release: May 16, 2014 Contact: Blake Poindexter Communications Workers of America (469) 744-2664 blake.poindexter@gmail.com Rally to End Workers’ Rights Abuses at T-Mobile Joining together with our allies from Germany, community and labor groups, TU-CWA is taking action to end T-Mobile’s bad behavior: May 23, 2014 - 12pm T-Mobile Call Center 2645 N. Airport Plaza, Ave. Springfield, MO Guest ...

Walk to Cure Arthritis a big success

May 16, 2014

Area residents raised a total of $50,000 so far to fight and cure arthritis by participating in the Kansas City Walk to Cure Arthritis on May 3. Participants and teams rallied together to show their support and be the voice of people living with the nation’s leading cause of disability. Funds raised through Walk to Cure Arthritis events across the ...

Mexican Consulate awards “Premios Ohtli” on Cinco de Mayo Celebration

May 15, 2014

Attorney/Activist to Receive Ohtli Award from Mexican Consulate May 2014 Kansas City, Missouri Earlier this month, Attorney Jessica Piedra was recognized by the Government of Mexico with the Premio Ohtli, the highest honor bestowed upon an individual for service to Mexicans living abroad. Established by the Foreign Relations Secretariat of Mexico to recognize persons who promote the wellbeing of the ...

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