Tallgrass Creek’s Yearend Occupancy is 10 Percent Above National Industry Average

Dec. 24, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (December 23, 2014) – Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s occupancy at yearend 2014 is 10 percent above the national industry average. In addition, 130 households are now on the Priority List for future move-ins. Tallgrass Creek currently has 330 residents who moved to the community from Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, Florida, New York and North Carolina. Tallgrass Creek ...

The Night Night of Ballyhoo at City Theatre of Independence

Dec. 24, 2014

(INDEPENDENCE, MO. Dec. 19, 2014) - City Theatre of Independence presents The Last Night of Ballyhoo opening January 8, 2015. The Last Night of Ballyhoo is directed by Nancy Eppert and written by Alfred Uhry and Produced by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. The Last Night of Ballyhoo is set in the upper class German-Jewish community living in ...

EAG Advertising & Marketing Announces Two New Clients

Dec. 22, 2014

E3 Meat Company and Platinum Realty Join EAG Client Roster. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (December 22, 2014) – EAG Advertising & Marketing (EAG), Kansas City’s only advertising agency devoted to small business, announces the addition of two new clients to its agency roster, E3 Meat Company and Platinum Realty, continuing the agency’s significant growth in 2014. E3 Meat Company is a ...


Dec. 22, 2014

Deans Trophies celebrates their 50th anniversary of family business. Co-owners (daughter/ grandson) Debbie Crawford Scott and James Dean (Jamey) Suddarth, wish to express their gratitude to loyal customers of Dean’s Trophies. Debbie, Jamey and Nick Scott form the Board of Directors, guiding the Dean’s Team into the future as they continue to serve the Kansas City area. Debbie fondly recalls ...

Popular Rock-and-Roll Burlesque Series Goes Monthly in 2015

Dec. 22, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Popular Rock-and-Roll Burlesque Series Goes Monthly in 2015 Kansas City, MO, December 27th, 2014 Annie Cherry’s hit rock-and-roll- themed burlesque shows at The Buffalo Room move to a monthly format this January. Burlesque on the Rocks features a rotating cast of professional burlesque artists performing classic and comedic striptease acts set to recordings by some of the ...

Kansas City most comprehensive martial arts facility open its doors

Dec. 20, 2014

Taiji Fusion will open Saturday, January 3rd at 9:00 at 8377 Nieman Rd in the Brookhollow Business Park. Whether you're interested in fitness, health, philosophy, self defense, sport, or weapons, we have classes for you. Call, stop by, or visit us on the internet to learn more and sign up for your first class, private lesson, or personal training session. ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Dec. 19, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri (December 19, 2014) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (November 18, 2014) Lenexa Real Estate Portfolio Partners, LLC sold Lenexa Industrial Park, a 736,593 square foot industrial portfolio located in Lenexa, Kansas to AREP Fund II Acquisitions Sub, LLC. John Stafford SIOR, CCIM and Ed ...

Bi-monthly Therapy Education Sessions Open to Community

Dec. 19, 2014

December 19, 2014 (Overland Park, Kan.) — Physical therapy or rehabilitation can often reduce the effects of certain diseases and conditions. And yet, individuals living with those conditions may not know that they have options. That is why the Therapy Department at Village Shalom is initiating bi-monthly Therapy Education sessions open to the community. Each hour-long session will pinpoint a ...

Uninsured Americans Can Avoid Additional Tax Penalties

Dec. 19, 2014

NEWS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, MO – (December 19, 2014) LewerBenefits, part of the locally established Lewer Companies, is providing a free open enrollment assistance program for individuals seeking to purchase health care insurance. This program has been designed for the public to help them thru the complexity of evaluating and selecting plans thru heathcare.gov. In this ...

Kansas City among first with AT&T’S new high-speed business internet service

Dec. 19, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO., Dec. 18, 2014 —AT&T* is now offering Kansas City area businesses a new U-verse® High-Speed Internet service. AT&T Business Fiber provides upload and download speeds up to 300 megabits per second** with future plans to reach up to 1 gigabit per second. This no-contract service supports business critical applications such as video conferencing, working in the cloud ...

RYAN Lawn & Tree acquires small Stihl dealer in Kansas City

Dec. 19, 2014

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Tara DePaepe Marketing Director (913) 381-1505 ext.137 taradepaepe@ryanlawn.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, Mo. — RYAN Lawn & Tree is pleased to announce its acquisition of Maisch Small Engine. The lawn and tree care service company has utilized the Kansas City-based Stihl dealer for years to help maintain its landscape equipment. “We want to welcome our ...

Meiners Market Winner of National Design Contest

Dec. 19, 2014

Contact John Meiners 816-941-0609 JohnMeiners@MeinersCompanies.com Meiners Market of Desoto, KS recently won Convenience Store News National Store Design Contest! With the help of Display Studios, Meiners updated the look of their original store. Customers expectations have evolved since the store was built in 1996. Shoppers today want to stop at a store that feels safe and comfortable, and they want ...

Dr. Craig Schwartz Wins Kansas City Patient Choice Award

Dec. 19, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dr. Craig Schwartz Wins Kansas City Patient Choice Award Dr. Craig Schwartz, a vein specialist and cosmetic physician based in Leawood, KS, has been awarded the prestigious Patient’s Choice Award 2014 from leading patient review site vitals.com. Kansas City, Kansas – December 20, 2014 Each year, hundreds of thousands of new doctor reviews and ratings are featured ...

Acme Sign, Creating the Perfect Indoor and Outdoor Signs for Nearly a Century

Dec. 19, 2014

North Kansas City, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) December 19, 2014 - Acme Sign, the market leader and the largest sign company in Kansas City completes 100 years of glorious customer service, craftsmanship and quality. The century old sign company provides 360 degree solutions to signage from design, researching, manufacturing and even financing. The signage manufacturer has been a trusted sign ...

Columbia Citizens Seek Override of Recently Passed Tobacco and E-Cigarette Ordinances

Dec. 19, 2014

Columbia, Missouri December 18, 2014 21:45CST Bistate Regional Advocates for Vaping Education (BRAVE) is coordinating efforts with a local grassroots group to recall by petition restrictive tobacco and e-cigarette ordinances. Three ordinances were passed last Monday, December 15th at the Columbia City Council meeting that raised the tobacco sale age to 21 and banned the use of e-cigarettes indoors Spencer ...

Kansas City’s Newest Indoor Archery Range is NOW OPEN!

Dec. 18, 2014

The Great Olympian Indoor Archery Range & Learning Center by C.B.A. & You, Inc. has now opened its doors for the public to come and bring their archery equipment and rent a lane to shoot compounds, recurves, longbows, or crossbows Indoors or come rent equipment to learn how to shoot a bow and arrows! This is Kansas City's Newest Indoor ...

KWU Selected as Spiritual Formation Program Host Site

Dec. 18, 2014

For immediate release: Dec. 16, 2014 Media Contacts: John Elmore | john.elmore@kwu.edu | 785-827-5541, ext. 1127 | Cell: 616-340-2301 Geoffrey Parker, Program Director | The Upper Room | GParker@GBOD.org | 877-899-2780, ext. 7227 KWU Selected as Spiritual Formation Program Host Site Kansas Wesleyan Among the First to Provide Program to Students Salina, Kan. – The Upper Room, a global ministry ...

Kansas City Small Business Internet Marketing Veteran Announces Duct Tape Marketing Certification

Dec. 18, 2014

Today, search engine optimization industry veteran consultant and WordPress web developer Phil Singleton announces small business marketing certification and launch of new website. On September 13th 2014, Singleton completed the Duct Tape Marketing™ certification training at the Duct Tape Marketing headquarters in Kansas City, MO. Immediately following the training program, Singleton’s team started developing a special purpose website for marketing ...

Concerned Mothers Raise Money for Urban Youth Christmas Party

Dec. 18, 2014

Contact Christina Shutts - 816-305-3334 christina@highaspirationskc.org for more information KANSAS CITY, MO, [12-18-2014] --- The Concerned Mothers and Sisters of High Aspirations, a local youth mentoring program for African American young men ages 8-18, will host a Christmas party with the funds they raised throughout the year. The party will be Saturday, December 20th at the Milestone Community Center in ...

East Coast glass artist returns to Kansas City.

Dec. 18, 2014

William A. Keightley formerly of Stained Glass & Mosaic in Virginia Beach, VA. & That Stained Glass Place in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina is proud to introduce WAK Mosaics & Stained Glass in Lenexa Kansas. Specializing in fine art mosaics and stained glass, made to order with customer satisfaction being top priority. Keightley grew up in Kansas City , ...

Recognition For Luis Cristobal (Cris) Medina-Honorary Doctorate

Dec. 17, 2014

http://info.umkc.edu/news/recognition-for-luis-cristobal-cris-medina/ College of Arts & Sciences awards honorary degree The awarding of an honorary doctorate degree by a university is a distinction not taken lightly. This December, the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s College of Arts and Sciences will bestow this prestigious honor on Luis Cristobal (Cris) Medina. Medina’s devotion to higher education preparation and creating opportunity for youth led to ...


Dec. 17, 2014

?Media Contact: ?Laura Jung ?913-660-9626 ?ljung@morningstarcomm.com KANSAS CITY (Dec. 17, 2014) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of five employees in its Overland Park, Kan., office. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes within the 500-person firm. The five employees include: Wes Marfield, senior ...

50 Plus Art Show to take place on Jan. 14 at Matt Ross Community Center

Dec. 17, 2014

Local artists age 50 and over can show off their artwork while enjoying refreshments and discovering other local artists during a 50 Plus Art Show being presented on Wednesday, Jan. 14, by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Now in its second year, this free event will take place beginning at 2 p.m. at ...

New season of 50 Plus Bingo begins on Jan. 7

Dec. 17, 2014

A new season of themed bingo games is being kicked off in January by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. In all, ten bingo sessions will alternate between five locations through late April. With two exceptions, bingo sessions will begin at 1:30 p.m. and will feature a dozen games of bingo, as well as ...

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