Faire offers eco-friendly children’s clothing rental

Jan. 20, 2014

Faire, LLC is a Kansas City-based company that manufactures and rents eco-friendly children's clothing for special occasions and family photos. All garments are sewn in the United States and are made of sustainable materials like hemp and organic cotton. Just reserve a 10-day rental period, wear, and return in the prepaid envelope! Faire provides eco-friendly dry cleaning between each rental. ...

New home fitness service released for affluent

Jan. 20, 2014

A new Kansas City business helps the busy affluent overcome the challenge of staying committed to their health and fitness goals by creating a home fitness and food delivery service. ??? Trying to commit to exercise and diet changes is difficult for all individuals. Most individuals start fitness programs with a high level of energy and optimism. However, their commitment ...

New owners launch grand re-opening of Massage Heights in Tiffany Springs

Jan. 20, 2014

For Immediate Release Contact: Bill Massop, Owner 816.225.5083 bmassop@massageheights.com North Kansas City, MO – January 16, 2014 - The Massage Heights Retreat located in the Tiffany Springs Market Center at 9028 NW Skyview Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri, is now under new ownership. Husband and wife team, Bill and Karen Massop, recently licensed the franchise location. They are excited about ...

Maverick’s suite up for auction to benefit Children’s Mercy

Jan. 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Travis Siegfried Todd Mackin Certified Radon Missouri Mavericks 816.210.2290 816.877.8368 travis@certifiedradonkc.com tmackin@missourimavericks.com MAVERICK’S SUITE UP FOR AUCTION Children’s Mercy Hospital Named Beneficiary of Charity Auction and Community Programs Sponsored by Certified Radon KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, January 16, 2014 – Missouri Mavericks Hockey sponsor, Certified Radon, is putting their 23-person suite up for auction in an effort ...

Local film production company screens WWII feature film made in KC

Jan. 20, 2014

Contact Irene Delmonte- 407-314-1777 or email irene@hiddendistrict.net for more information. Out of 1.6 million Jewish children living in Europe at the start of WWII, only 11% survived. During the holocaust, Adira, a young Jewish girl flees from the grasp of the Gestapo and finds herself stranded on an abandoned farm. She has to learn to survive with only her faith ...

Emergent Care Plus offering free flu shots for canned goods

Jan. 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT INFORMATION: Kristy Surratt, RN, BSN, MA Chief Operating Officer Emergent Care Plus 816-554-2600 Ext. 1101 ksurratt@emergentcareplus.com EMERGENT CARE PLUS IS OFFERING FREE FLU SHOTS IN EXCHANGE FOR CANNED GOODS Lee’s Summit, MO & Leawood, KS (January 19, 2014) – This week Emergent Care Plus (ECP) is offering free flu shots (while supplies last) in exchange for ...

SurePoint Medical launches low-cost diabetes supplies website

Jan. 20, 2014

LAWRENCE, KAN- SurePoint Medical, a locally owned durable medical equipment company and partner of NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne, is changing the landscape of the diabetes supply industry by fighting against rising healthcare costs. SurePoint Medical launched suretestsupplies.com, a “direct pay” e-commerce diabetes supply website that allows consumers to purchase inexpensive products by paying direct for their supplies and avoiding high ...

Virtual Drive’s features preferable to expensive in-house backup solutions

Jan. 20, 2014

Olathe, KS ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) January 20, 2014 - Having to set up local file servers, FTP servers, and arranging backup solutions can be a huge problem for many companies. They increase the overhead costs, not to mention the time and energy taken to set up all of these. Virtual Drive offers the most comprehensive range of services including remote ...

New Pickleball Play With the Grandkids event is Feb. 7 at Matt Ross Community Center

Jan. 17, 2014

Share your love of pickleball with your grandkids during a new program being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Pickleball Play with the Grandkids is the name of this intergenerational program, which is recommended for grandkids ages eight and up, and will take place on a non-school day. No formal instruction is ...

School Day Out Art Fun program offered on Feb. 7

Jan. 17, 2014

Winter watercolors is the theme for a School Day Out Art Fun program being presented on Feb. 7 by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This program is for ages five through 12 and is meant to help parents provide fun and engaging ways to occupy their student’s mind and hands on two no school days The session on ...

Learn about upcoming travel destinations when JCPRD presents a 50 Plus Travel Show on Feb. 5

Jan. 17, 2014

Learn about domestic and international destinations for upcoming trips being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District during a Travel Show in early February. During this free three-hour event, participants will learn about the exciting trips, including day trips, regional trips, and extended travel opportunities, which JCPRD has to offer. Meet tour professionals ...

Animal Tales Storytime sessions continue on Feb. 5 & 19 at Ernie Miller Nature Center

Jan. 17, 2014

The winter season of Animals Tales Storytime sessions will continue during February at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe. Young children and their parents are invited to come listen and learn on Feb. 5 and 19. Animal Tales Storytime is for ages two to six. All children must be accompanied by an adult. ...

Park University’s International Center for Music presents British cellist Colin Carr

Jan. 17, 2014

Parkville, Mo. — Jan. 17, 2014 — Park University’s International Center for Music presents a concert featuring British cellist Colin Carr on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. Carr appears throughout the world as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist and teacher. He has played with major orchestras worldwide, including ...

Classic Catering of Overland Park named The Knot Best of Weddings pick

Jan. 17, 2014

For Immediate Release: Contact: Mary Partridge | 913-492-2632 | Mary@ClassicCateringCorp.com OVERLAND PARK, KS (January 17, 2014) – Classic Catering is pleased to announce they have been selected as a 2014 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, a special section featured on www.theknot.com, local.weddingchannel.com, and in The Knot Kansas City magazine. This is the 2nd year in a row Classic ...

Plein Air artists display their work Feb. 7 in Greenlease Gallery

Jan. 17, 2014

Guest Curator Michael Schonhoff will present his exhibition “Sunday Painter: Kansas City Plein Air Coterie” on Friday, Feb. 7, in the Greenlease Gallery. The Kansas City Plein Air Coterie began in March 2012 when founding members Robert Bingaman, Lee Piechocki, Nicole Mauser and Kelly John Clark met on Sundays to paint en plein air (in the open air), eat breakfast, ...

Johnson County has Midwest’s first LEED Platinum certified crime lab

Jan. 17, 2014

Media Contacts: Master Deputy Tom Erickson Johnson County Sheriff’s Office (913) 715-5802 or cell (913) 208-4930 tom.erickson@jocogov.org Jody Hanson, Senior Public Information Officer Johnson County Manager’s Office (913) 715-0423 or cell (913) 626-5482 jody.hanson@jocogov.org Johnson County is proud to announce it now has one of the very few LEED® Platinum certified criminalistics labs in the country. The United States Green ...

Scholar prescribes mral philosophy to bring about changes in workplace

Jan. 17, 2014

The Visiting Scholar Lecture Series is honored to present this year’s Rev. William L. Rossner, S.J., Lecture in Philosophy, delivered by Gregory Beabout, Ph.D., associate professor of philosophy at Saint Louis University. Beabout will make an argument for a better business model for managers in his talk, “The Character of the Manager: From Office Executive to Wise Steward,” on Tuesday, ...

Starlight Theatre now taking registrations for spring break camps

Jan. 17, 2014

Spring Break is the perfect time for kids in Kansas City to discover new skills, hidden talents and the thrill of performance while making new friends! Starlight Theatre is offering two, one-week Spring Break Camps for ages 6-14: March 10-14 and March 17-21 at Starlight Theatre, 4600 Starlight Road. Campers, working in age-appropriate groups, will spend a week working alongside ...

Starlight Stars of Tomorrow to hold auditions Feb. 20, 22

Jan. 17, 2014

The Starlight STARS of Tomorrow will hold auditions February 20 and 22 for young performers entering grades 7-12 in the fall. Auditions will be held at Starlight Theatre, 4600 Starlight Road. All performers must RSVP for one audition date prior to the audition. The Starlight STARS of Tomorrow enjoy intensive study in acting, dance and voice, participate in master classes ...

1200 runners expected for Battle of the Bean 5K

Jan. 17, 2014

The 3rd annual Battle of the Bean 5K will be held Saturday morning, January 18, at 9am at Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard in Leawood, KS. The race begins and ends at Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard at 95th and Mission Road, and loops through the neighborhood to the north of Ranch Mart Shopping Center. Foo’s will be providing Roasterie coffee and ...

2014 Summer Ballet Intensive at Ballet North is all new

Jan. 16, 2014

Ballet North will offer an all-new Summer Ballet Intensive from Monday June 23 to Friday July 3, 2014 from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm (no Saturday or Sunday) that will be packed with high-intensity classes. Each day will feature ballet technique, pointe, jazz/modern, flaminco, conditioning, plus choreography study and an ending presentation. Participants should be between the ages of 12 ...

Ballet North to present full-length ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Jan. 16, 2014

Ballet North will present an all-original, full length ballet of the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast on Friday June 13 and Saturday June 14, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Liberty North Performing Arts Theater 1000 NE 104th Street, Liberty MO 64068. Telling the enthralling tale of Belle and the Young Prince / Beast this ballet is both ...

New Shield Casework president, brand director add energy, vision

Jan. 16, 2014

Additions to company leadership team set new operating structure Overland Park, Kan. – Shield Casework today announced new leadership for the company, followed by a change in operating structure. Stephen Hopkins, AIA and MBA, and Mandy Stark, joined Jan. 1, becoming the company’s first president and brand director respectively. Both new hires come from Dimensional Innovations (DI), whose research and ...

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