FREE National College Fair coming to Kansas City

July 6, 2015

Free National College Fair Coming to Kansas City A free National College Fair is coming to Kansas City on Sunday, Sept 27 from 1:00-4:00pm; and Monday, Sept 28 from 8:30-11:30am. The event will be held at the Kansas City Convention Center (301 W 13th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105). Downtown street parking on Sundays is generally free. Over 140 colleges ...

New Leadership at HappyBottoms, KC’s Diaper Bank

July 6, 2015

FOR RELEASE: New Leadership at HappyBottoms, KC's Diaper Bank CONTACT: Tess Koppelman, HappyBottoms Communications Board Chair email tess@happybottoms.org HappyBottoms, KC's only diaper bank, is excited to announce hiring it's newest staff member: Executive Director John Teasdale. Current outgoing Executive Director Liz Sutherlin says it's been an important goal to build a sustainable organization that will help needy babies in KC ...

Overland Park Student Launching a Career in Space

July 6, 2015

To Assignment Desks and Business/Aerospace/Education Reporters: Overland Park’s Shelby Bottoms Launching a Career in Space Who: Boeing Space Launch System (SLS) Intern Shelby Bottoms of Overland Park, KS What: Overland Park student helping to build America’s next great rocket Where: NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility, New Orleans, LA. When: Tuesday, January 7, 2015 NEW ORLEANS, La., July 7, 2015 – Boeing ...

Tami Greenberg Named CEO of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City

July 6, 2015

Tami Greenberg Named CEO of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City Kansas City, Mo., July 6, 2015 Tami Greenberg has been named the Chief Executive Officer of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC). She will lead the team that operates and funds three Houses on Hospital Hill as well as a Ronald McDonald Family Room inside Children’s ...

IGNITING BUSINESS IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO RECEIVING A $100,000 GRANT

July 6, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2015 Media Contact: Ben Seidel, President and Founder IGNITING BUSINESS IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO RECEIVING A $100,000 GRANT After applying for a grant through Chase Mission Main Street Grants, Igniting Business quickly exceeded the number of votes needed to advance and has made it to the final reviewing step. Columbia/Lee’s Summit, MO. Igniting Business ...

Brown & James, P.C. Kansas City office moving to new location

July 6, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI (July 6, 2015) – The Brown & James Law Firm in Kansas City, MO is moving to a new location: 2345 Grand Blvd., Ste. 2100 Kansas City MO 64108 Phone: (816) 472-0800 Fax: (816) 421-1183 The office at its new location will be open and operating on Monday, August 3, 2015. All lawyers at the Brown and ...

Restoration Project Mission

July 5, 2015

RECOVERY PRISON MINISTRY (RPM) Restoration Project Mission Contact: Cindy Townsend Tel. (660) 596-8721 Email: rpmctownsend@gmail.com Restoration Project Mission Greater Kansas City Area Meeting There is a huge need to provide support for select individuals either reentering society from incarceration or as alternative sentencing technique. The State and private group homes are largely ineffective. Part of the answer has been right ...

Author D.A. Roberts releases debut sci-fi novel

July 4, 2015

Phone: 417-496-4035 E-mail: DARoberts@DarkWaterFiction.com Website: www.DarkWaterFiction.com July 4th, 2015 - Springfield, MO Contact details, review copies, photos, and an author bio are available upon request. AUTHOR D.A. ROBERTS RELEASES DEBUT SCI-FI NOVEL Based on the hit video game “The Infinite Black” from Spellbook Studios. D.A. Roberts, author of the world renowned zombie series The Ragnarok Rising Saga, is releasing his ...

‘Jesus on Toast’ appears at the KC Fringe Festival

July 3, 2015

Made-in-KC play premiere talks race, religion, immigration (& other laughing matters.) In this funny, touching story, the proprietor of a failing small-town café fakes a miracle to boost his business, but he’s forced to scramble when Sister Veronita—an investigator from the Vatican—shows up. A new play, a new playwright, and new production company: “Jesus on Toast” is the first play ...

Sugar Free Allstars to kick-off Kansas City area library tour on July 6

July 2, 2015

Family Funk super duo the Sugar Free Allstars will kick-off a 10-performance tour of public libraries in the Kansas City area at 1:30 pm. on Monday, July 6 at the Ruiz Library, 2017 W. Pennway St. Sugar Free Allstars are among the ‘Top 12 Family Music Artists in America’ according to Time magazine. They’ve had multiple #1 songs on SiriusXM ...

Belger Cartage Service, Inc. names new President

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Belger Cartage Service, Inc. names new President Belger Cartage Service, Inc., a crane and heavy haul company headquartered in Kansas City since 1919, has named Evelyn Craft Belger its new President and Chief Executive Officer. She’s the fourth President in the history of the company and the first woman in that role. C. Richard Belger served as ...

Kansas City’s Argus Consulting Opens West Coast Office, Expands Service Portfolio

July 2, 2015

Overland Park, KS, July 2, 2015 – Argus Consulting, Inc., a firm specialized in consulting engineering design and planning of petroleum distribution systems and storage facilities, has expanded its operations to better serve West Coast aviation, railroad and oil and gas clients. Dan Liss, a 30-year veteran of pipeline and fuel storage facility management, has been hired to head the ...

Mission Project Benefits from Rotary ‘Grocery Grab’

July 2, 2015

Rotary sponsored Grocery Grab bags win for everyone involved Mission Project health programs will benefit MISSION, Kan. (July 1, 2015) - It was a win-win-win for everyone involved in the Rotary Club of Shawnee Mission's first-ever Grocery Grab Fundraiser on May 23, benefiting the Mission Project. Participants purchased raffle tickets for a chance to become one of 10 finalists. Nine ...

Newly Crowned Miss Missouri Makes First Appearance at Woody’s Automotive Group

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Sonja Griesbach Woody's Automotive Group Cell: (660) 247-5319 sonja@wowwoodys.com Chillicothe, MO: Woody's Automotive Group in Chillicothe, MO is proud to welcome home their beloved former WowWoody's employee and friend, McKensie Garber right after she was crowned 2015 Miss Missouri!! Miss Missouri will be at Woody's Automotive Group tomorrow sighning autographs as she prepares ...

Newly Crowned Miss Missouri Makes First Appearance at Woody’s Automotive Group

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Sonja Griesbach Woody's Automotive Group Cell: (660) 247-5319 sonja@wowwoodys.com Chillicothe, MO: Woody's Automotive Group in Chillicothe, MO is proud to welcome home their beloved former WowWoody's employee and friend, McKensie Garber right after she was crowned 2015 Miss Missouri!! Miss Missouri will be at Woody's Automotive Group tomorrow sighning autographs as she prepares ...

Bastille Day celebrated with Bubbles Around the World event at Chaz on the Plaza

July 1, 2015

July 1, 2015 – Kansas City, MO – The culinary team at Chaz on the Plaza presents a tasting of sparkling wines from the world's most noted appellations Tuesday, July 14 from 5 – 7 pm. The event includes the tasting, a full glass of participant’s favorite sparkling wine or Champagne, caviar and artisan cheeses. In addition, A La Mode ...

Engage Mobile Solutions to Host Field Mobility Event for Kansas City Executives

July 1, 2015

Contact: Jeremy Davis jbn92@aol.com Engage Mobile Solutions, a mobile technology company based in Kansas City, will host an event for business leaders across the Kansas City area on Thursday, July 9. The company is working with KCnext, an organization that represents Kansas City’s technology industry, and Lathrop and Gage, a national law firm based in Kansas City, to support the ...

Brett Hunter Joins Hawthorn Bank

July 1, 2015

Hawthorn Bank announced that Brett Hunter has joined the bank's Independence office as an Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. Hunter comes to Hawthorn Bank with seven years of banking experience in commercial lending. Founded over 145 years ago, Hawthorn Bank has 24 Missouri locations and $1.2 billion in assets.

New Look, Same Values: Spencer Fane Launches New Brand Identity

July 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 1, 2015 Contact: Burton Taylor, btaylor@proventusconsulting.com, 816.812.7135 Client Feedback Drives Spencer Fane Rebrand KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Spencer Fane is pleased to announce the launch of its new brand identity and website, which are a reflection of a series of conversations with, and feedback from, the firm's key clients about the Spencer Fane culture and commitment ...

Johnson County Sailing Society to conduct “Come Sail With Us” event on July 25

July 1, 2015

All sailors and sailing enthusiasts are invited to join the Johnson County Sailing Society for a special event on Saturday, July 25, at Shawnee Mission Park Lake, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa. This free event is called “Come Sail With Us” and will take place beginning at noon at the Shawnee Mission Park Marina on the north side of ...

Mid-Summer’s Night Cache is July 24 in Shawnee Mission Park

July 1, 2015

Looking for a way to keep the kids busy this summer? Try a modern-day scavenger hunt during a late July special event being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Mid-Summer’s Night Cache is the name of the event, which is for all ages and will take place beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 24, at Shelter ...


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