Brookside Mothers’ Association to host Second Annual fundraiser to benefit The Children’s Place

Sept. 1, 2014

Press information: Please contact Sarah Mackay at (913) 209-8446 or On September 13, 2014 the Brookside Mothers’ Association (BMA) will host its second annual fundraiser to benefit The Children’s Place of Kansas City. The 2014 event is the “One Last Summer Brew”, an end-of-summer celebration to be held at the Alexander Majors Barn, a Kansas City landmark. Supporters of ...

Shimmy 4 the Cure

Aug. 31, 2014

On October 4th, 2014 we are hosting the 4th Annual Shimmy 4 the Cure. It is a charity event that raises money for breast cancer research, education, and patient support and care. Over that last three years we have raised over $13,000. This year we have a goal of $6,000 and would like your help getting the word out. The ...

First Friday at Reactor features ‘The Heads of Advertising’ by Dana Lechtenberg

Aug. 29, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2014 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Emily Gairns Curator of Creativity (816) 841-3682 September First Fridays at REACTOR: The Heads of Advertising by Dana Lechtenberg KANSAS CITY, Mo.? REACTOR Design Studio is hosting The Heads of Advertising: Fifteen Product Mascot Portraits by Dana Lechtenberg on Friday, September 5 from 5-9 p.m. at REACTOR’s office, 1817 Grand ...

LCC Powersports to host pre-registration event for Kansas City Bikers For Babies Ride

Aug. 29, 2014

LCC Powersports to host Pre-Registration event for Kansas City Bikers For Babies Ride August 19, 2014 – LCC Powersports will host a Pre-Registration event for the Kansas City March of Dimes Bikers for Babies Ride on Saturday September 6th from 10am - 2pm. LCC Powersports will be giving away limited edition LCC/Bikers for Babies T-shirts to the first 50 to ...

Delden takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Aug. 29, 2014

A group of Delden employees organized a company-wide ALS Ice Bucket Challenge held on August 22, 2014. A donation also took place where Delden matched all funds raised. President of Delden, Denise Dahms received nominations by multiple members of her staff and accepted the challenge that following Thursday. Dahms then challenged all Delden branch managers. Delden Manufacturing Co. Inc. - ...

Women & Money classes at Johnson County Library

Aug. 29, 2014

For Immediate Release – August 29, 2014 Contact: Lynne Crabtree Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc. 785-234-0217 x 330 Women & Money Classes to be Offered at Johnson County Central Resource Library September 15 through October 27, 2014 Women of all ages are invited to enroll in the Women & Money classes to be offered on Monday evenings from 7:00 ...

Art, furniture benefit sale slated at Crossroads First Friday

Aug. 29, 2014

Catholic Charities recently received an extremely generous extensive donation of Fine Art, Furniture and Décor from an anonymous donor. Brown Button Estate Sales is partnering with Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas City to bring you this wonderful sale. Proceeds will go towards helping members of our community who are in need. The sale will be taking place September 4th-7th in ...

PGA pro joins Blue Valley Recreation Commission

Aug. 29, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (8/29/2014) – Shane Gardner was recently appointed by the Blue Valley School District Board of Education as a new commissioner representing the north district with the Blue Valley Recreation Commission. Gardner’s four-year term began with the August 20 Commission meeting. Gardner is co-founder and president of Orion Management Solutions in Leawood that manages seven golf facilities and ...

Poet Xánath Caraza featured speaker at Park University’s Ethnic Voices Poetry Series

Aug. 29, 2014

Author Xánath Caraza will be the featured poet in the opening installment of Park University’s 2014-15 Ethnic Voices Poetry Series on Monday, Sept. 15, starting at 7 p.m. Caraza’s presentation will be held at the Mid-Continent Public Library – Woodneath Library Center, 8900 NE Flintlock Road, Kansas City, Mo. A book signing will be held immediately after the event, which ...

Owen/Cox Dance Group presents ‘A Body of Work’

Aug. 29, 2014

From: Owen/Cox Dance Group 4230 Holmes Street Kansas City, MO 64110 What: A Body of Work Where: La Esquina, 1000 W 25th St. Kansas City, MO 64108 When: Friday, October 3 at 8:00pm Saturday, October 4 at 8:00pm Sunday, October 5 at 8:00pm Contact: Jennifer Owen 816.931.1277 Owen/Cox Dance Group will present the world premiere of A Body of ...

Diane L. Bellquist has joined Joseph, Hollander & Craft

Aug. 29, 2014

TOPEKA -- Attorney Diane L. Bellquist has joined the Topeka office of Joseph, Hollander & Craft LLC, practicing in the areas of professional licensure and civil litigation. As the former Assistant General Counsel for the Kansas Board of Healing Arts and former General Counsel to the Office of the State Bank Commissioner, Bellquist has extensive experience with licensing and regulatory ...

Second annual ‘Groove to Amend’ concert brings support, awareness to KC Move to Amend

Aug. 28, 2014

Kansas City, MO–KC Move to Amend will hold its 2nd annual benefit concert, “Groove to Amend,” Saturday, Sept. 13, from 2-8 p.m. at The recordBar, 1020 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO. A $10 donation brings concert-goers five musical acts, featuring 2014 Pitch Music Album of the Year Award winners The Pedaljets, the Hardship Letters, the Invisibles (including former members of ...

Exhibition of historical buddha’s relics comes to Kansas City

Aug. 28, 2014

Public Exhibition of the Historical Buddha's Relics Comes to Kansas City Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour, a free public exhibition of ancient and sacred relics of the historical Buddha Shakyamuni and many other great Buddhist masters from Tibet, India & China will be on display in Kansas City on: Friday, September 5, (7pm - 9pm); Saturday, September 6, (11am - 7pm); ...

Helix Architecture + Design announces new associates

Aug. 28, 2014

08.28.2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, Mo- Helix Architecture + Design proudly announces the appointment of two new Associates, Jacob Palan and Andrea Glinn. As firm leaders, they have been directing initiatives within the company. Staff architectural designer Jacob Palan has been named an associate at Helix Architecture + Design. He leads Helix’s building information modeling (BIM) efforts. Jacob developed ...

Emergency preparedness/personal protection sales, service offered

Aug. 28, 2014

SISU Strategic Survival Solutions is an emergency preparedness / personal protection / outdoor survival sales and training facility located near the River Market district. SISU is a new retail establishment located at 100 E 7th St KCMO 64106 (816)595-7478 or store hours Mon-Fri 9-5 and Sat 11-4. SISU offers products like TASER, Sabre pepper spray, K-Bar, Maxpedition, 5.11, Glock, ...

Associated Wholesale Grocers Inc announces retirements, promotions

Aug. 28, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KS (August 27, 2014)- AWG recently announced the upcoming retirement of Mike Rand, COO for the Kansas City, Kansas based company. Mike has served the company in a variety of roles during his 34 year tenure, and recently announced he will be retiring at the end of the year. Mike recently commented, “Seeing the Company grow from two ...

Mattie Rhodes Gallery presents ‘Kenyan Dreams’

Aug. 28, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO – This exhibit will feature a wide variety of alternative photography and mixed media works from well-known artist and educator Dan Dakotas. Dakotas has been teaching for 40 years and holds an M.A. degree in art education from the University of Kansas in Lawrence. He was as an art educator for Shawnee Mission West High School from ...

KIPP Endeavor Academy, KCPD Tactical Response Team complete ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Aug. 28, 2014

CONTACT: Haley Bowman KIPP Endeavor Academy (816) 241-3994 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2014 The 6th graders at KIPP Endeavor Academy have invited School Leader, Jake Schmitz and the Kansas City Police Department TAC Team 2 to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Thursday, August 28th at 3:30 p.m. at KIPP Endeavor Academy. The 6th grade KIPPsters have ...

Confucius Institute Chinese Language Day 2014 events set for Sept. 26-27

Aug. 28, 2014

OVERLAND PARK – Traditional Chinese music, folk dances, and Chinese calligraphy will be featured in September 26 and September 27 events to celebrate the 10th anniversary of worldwide Confucius Institutes. The Confucius Institute of the University of Kansas (CIKU) will celebrate with a music performance on September 26 featuring guest performers from Beijing Normal University and a calligraphy event on ...

EAR1 Project lands in Kansas City

Aug. 28, 2014

Inspired by NASA’s Curiosity rover mission to Mars, the EAR1 Project (Earth Aural Rover) deploys sculptural objects built from musical instruments to resemble machines of science. Through the interplay of these hybrid apparatuses, the EAR1 Project performs missions of exploration, traversing the terrain of city and countryside alike, making recordings, taking photos, shooting video, and performing compositions in a collaboration ...

Chiefs’ Kyle Love tackles diabetes

Aug. 28, 2014

-PRESS RELEASE- ### Media Contact: Richard Kopelman \\\ KLASS-SPORTS 404-351-5900, CR3 DIABETES ASSOCIATION, INC. WELCOMES KANSAS CITY CHIEFS KYLE LOVE TO TEAM CR3 KC Chiefs DT, Kyle Love to join Team CR3 and will help diabetics around the world What: KC Chiefs DT, Kyle Love has agreed join forces with Seattle Seahawks Quarterback, Russell Wilson and Defensive Tackle, Jordan ...

River of Refuge to provide entertainment in support of area homeless families

Aug. 28, 2014

Local families living in pay-by-the-week motels to benefit from annual gala set for Saturday, Sept. 13 KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Kansas Citians are invited to Raise the Roof to help put safe roofs over the heads of hundreds of homeless families at this year's third annual River of Refuge Gala at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Hilton Garden ...

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