Kansas State Treasurer Ron Estes to Talk to Republican Women

Oct. 6, 2014

Kansas State Treasurer Ron Estes to Talk to Republican Women The Northeast Johnson County Republican Women’s Club will be holding their monthly meeting on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Johnny Cascone’s Italian Restaurant located at 6863 West 91st Street, Overland Park, KS. Social and Sign-in begins at 11:00; meeting begins promptly at 11:30. State Treasurer Ron Estes will be our ...

International Day of the Girl Provides Kansas City Teens the Opportunity to Meet With Powerful Female Role Models

Oct. 6, 2014

Mary Beth Gentry Executive Director and Founder 913.744.9139 mbgentry13@gmail.com Kansas City, Kan. – Many young women in Kansas City won’t finish high school, go to college or gain the inner-strength to achieve their fullest potential. Of the population struggling with poverty, according to a study conducted by the Women’s Federation of Greater Kansas City, 25% are female-headed, single parent households ...

Local Veteran & Entrepreneur Launches New Business Through Crowdfund Campiaign

Oct. 6, 2014

{Olathe, KS} Local veteran and entrepreneur, Jeremy Becker, believes his company, FireFly Landscapes can change the world—one yard at a time. On October 6th, FireFly Landscapes will be launching a crowdfunding campaign with VetLaunch to raise $10,000 necessary to launch expand their operations—purchasing additional equipment, funding online marketing, and hiring additional staff. With perks like a year’s worth of mowing, ...

Ottawa, Kansas –The Ottawa Main Street Association’s 2nd annual Outdoor Flea Market

Oct. 6, 2014

Ottawa Main Street Association 209 E Second Street Ottawa, KS 66067 (785) 242-2085 Media Release Ottawa Main Street Association Presents A Main Street 3rd Saturday Event FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, Kansas –The Ottawa Main Street Association’s 2nd annual Outdoor Flea Market on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Ottawa Main Street Association (OMSA) is an integral part of Ottawa helping to maintain, ...

Zero Suicide” Clinical Skills for Youth” Taught by Dr. Bill Geis, Ph.D.

Oct. 6, 2014

Learn how nationally, communities are successfully preventing suicides. Come to the KU Edwards Campus at 8:30 AM on October 7, 2014 to learn more about what we can do locally. Though the entire day program provides clinical training, the first two hours of the program provide insights on how we can work together in Kansas and Missouri to make a ...

Ancient Chinese Discipline Finds a Home in Overland Park, KS

Oct. 6, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (October 6, 2014) -- If you peek into Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s classroom any Friday morning at 8:30, you’ll see around 22 residents performing the ancient Chinese discipline known as tai chi. But you won't hear the usual chatter of many group functions because the precise, meditative movements are performed slowly with lights dimmed, in silence. Tai ...

Customer Experience Networking Event

Oct. 6, 2014

For more information: Roberta O’Keith, Board Member CXPA 913-221-5214 Rokeith70@yahoo.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CX Professionals in Kansas City Set to Celebrate Customer Experience Day on October 7; All Are Invited John Deere Corporate offices – Olathe Marketing Center 10789 S. Ridgeview Road, Olathe, KS (Ridgeview & HWY10) 1-913-310-8100 Olathe, KS. – October 6, 2013 ? Customer Experience Professionals in and ...

JB Productions Presents El DeBarge in Concert at The Star Pavillion Theatre, Ameristar Casino – Kansas City Artist Lineup Features R&B Divas Michel’le, Retro-R&B Sam Bostic and KC’s Own Le Velle

Oct. 5, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JB Productions Presents El DeBarge in Concert at The Star Pavillion Theatre, Ameristar Casino – Kansas City Artist Lineup Features R&B Divas Michel'le, Retro-R&B Sam Bostic and KC's Own Le Velle KANSAS CITY – October 5, 2014 The smooth, signature sound of “Second Chance” singer El DeBarge will be on display for all at The Star Pavilion ...

Jasmine Dancers Made Difference Again

Oct. 5, 2014

On September 7th, 2014, the Eve of the Chinese Moon Festival, Jasmine Chinese Dance Group (Jasmine) hosted its second annual benefit dinner at the Indian Creek Church for Operation Breakthrough(OB). The event turned out to be a great success, with an attendance of about 200 people and a total of $2,600 raised for OB's 2015 Summer Enrichment Program to benefit ...

Kosmos Singles “Fall Ball” is Nov. 8

Oct. 5, 2014

Kosmos Singles, a social group for older adults (50+) invites the public to its “Fall Ball” on Saturday, Nov. 8 from 7 – 11 PM at St. James Catholic Church, 309 S. Stewart Rd, Liberty, MO. Entertainment by The Fabulous Torques begins at 7:30 PM. Light snacks will be served, but there is no cash bar - BYOB. Advance tickets ...

Camp Encourage Movie Benefit: Fine Food and Cocktails, Auctions, and Documentary Film Will Raise Funds to Help Local Children With Autism Attend Summer Camp

Oct. 5, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO -- October 5, 2014 -- For area youth who attended overnight camp this past summer, suitcases have been unpacked, swim trunks are put away for the year, and cabins have been replaced by schoolrooms. But for some local boys and girls, the experiences gained at summer camp last long after the counselors wave their last goodbye. Taking ...

Christopher Nichols to present clarinet master classes, recitals in Kansas, Missouri

Oct. 4, 2014

October 4, 2014 Christopher Nichols, Assistant Professor of Clarinet at the University of Delaware, will tour Kansas and Missouri with a master classes and recitals at universities and performing arts centers. Ellen Bottorff, Lecturer of Collaborative Piano and Chamber Music at the University of Kansas, will collaborate with Dr. Nichols for the recitals. Both frequently and seldom heard repertoire comprises ...

Millionaire entrepreneur, 34, presents money-making ideas at Topeka meeting

Oct. 4, 2014

34 year old Millionaire Entrepreneur will show others how they can achieve success the same way he did. Coming to Topeka, Kansas, Monday, October 20th. Osage City, Kansas, October 6, 2014: Brian McCoy grew up in a small town in Nebraska and dropped out of college before he had finished one semester. Brian was selling cars when he discovered the ...

One of the area’s finest art festivals is in Lee’s Summit every fall

Oct. 4, 2014

Are you aware that every fall there is a popular fine art festival in Lee’s Summit? The Summit Art Festival again will take place this fall from Oct. 10-12, in downtown Lee’s Summit. And did you know that this festival is organized and run completely by volunteers from Summit Art in collaboration with Downtown Main Street Lees Summit? Summit Art, ...

Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show slated in Kansas City

Oct. 3, 2014

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show will be holding a show in Kansas City, MO. The award winning show will now be sharing the experience with people attending from Seattle. It is sure to give people the advantage of acting along with professional theater actors and performers that are sure to make their night as exciting as they never experienced ...

Rick Carney Law launches new responsive website

Oct. 3, 2014

Kansas City, KS - 10-3-2014 (Evans Media Group) Attorney Rick Carney today announced the launch of a new website designed to provide greater access to his firm. The new site at rickcarneylaw.com allows visitors a better look at the services offered at Rick Carney Law and several ways in which to contact Mr. Carney personally. Rick Carney Law can be ...

Mark Stombaugh named to head Liberty Eeconomic Development Corp.

Oct. 3, 2014

Mark J. Stombaugh has been named the new executive director of the Liberty Economic Development Corporation. LEDC Executive Committee Chairman Tom Page said the organization was looking forward to working with Stombaugh. “Liberty is making dramatic progress in several areas,” he said, noting recent developments such as the $48-million expansion by auto parts supplier LMV. “With Mark’s broad background and ...

Brookside church schedules pet blessing service

Oct. 3, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Sarah North 816-352-2220 (call or text) sarah@standrewkc.org ***MEDIA ALERT***MEDIA ALERT***MEDIA ALERT*** ST. ANDREW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN BROOKSIDE CELEBRATES THE FEAST OF ST. FRANCIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5TH AT ITS ANNUAL PET BLESSING, A SPECIAL SERVICE HONORING OUR FOUR-LEGGED FRIENDS. All people (and animals) are welcome to attend this outdoor service. WHAT Families are invited to bring ...

Brew‘N’ Bar-B-Que team wins championship, True Bud team takes reserve at Mission’s Battle of the Brisket barbecue contest

Oct. 3, 2014

Mission, KAN (October 3, 2014): Forty-six teams competed in the 7th Annual Battle of the Brisket Kansas State Championship Barbecue Contest Friday evening, Sept. 19, & Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, around the Sylvester Powell, Jr. Community Center, 6200 Martway, in Mission, KS, according to Suzie Gibbs, Chairperson of the Mission CVB. The 2014 Battle of the Brisket Grand Champion Team ...

Job fair for disabled veterans

Oct. 3, 2014

-- The Dwight D. Eisenhower VA Medical Center, part of VA Eastern Kansas Health Care, will be hosting a Job Fair Wednesday, October 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Building 71. Attendees should bring a copy of their resume and transcripts. Potential applicants should also be ready to provide proof of eligibility such as: 1. DD-214 2. Letter ...

First Responders Prepare for Weather Disasters

Oct. 3, 2014

APWA Snow and Equipment Training Expo FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2014 CONTACT: Sara Croke, Weather or Not (913) 722-3955 (O) Rob Kluender, Olathe Public Works (913)971-6012 (O) First Responders Prepare for Weather Disasters Training is the critical component to improving efficiency when budgets tighten. October 6-9, 2014 Gardner, KS---The American Public Works Association and the Mo-Kan Street Superintendents will ...

Associated Wholesale Grocer, Inc Announces Promotions

Oct. 3, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KS (October 3, 2014) Associated Wholesale Grocers recently announced that effective October 5, 2014, Steve Arnold, Senior Vice President of Grocery Products will be promoted to Executive Vice President of Marketing reporting to Jerry Garland, President and CEO. Steve joined AWG in 1995 as a Price Chopper Sales Manager. In 1997 he was promoted to Director of Grocery ...

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” presented by Liberty Middle School

Oct. 3, 2014

Liberty Middle School presents… Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Oct. 17 and 18, 2014 7:00 p.m. Liberty Performing Arts Theater, 1600 S. Withers Rd., Liberty, MO Join Alice in her fantastic adventures in the peculiar world of Wonderland. You’ll meet up with many of Lewis Carroll's beloved and infamous characters, including the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, the Cheshire Cat and ...

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