Oct. 30, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO, (10/28/2014) – Poverty Row Entertainment partners, Jennifer DeLia (director) and Julie Pacino (producer), along with lead actor James Wirt will attend the Kansas City premiere of BILLY BATES Friday, November 7, 2014 at 7:00PM the Tivoli Cinemas in Westport, 4050 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, MO 64111. Additionally, several works of art from world-renowned photographer and ...

Excelsior Springs Named District of Distinction

Oct. 30, 2014

EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, MO (November 1st, 2014) – Excelsior Springs School District is one of nearly 50 school districts across the nation that are leading the way with innovative and effective new ideas. Excelsior Springs has been named a District of Distinction, District Administration magazine’s new tri-annual award program. Excelsior Springs School District is proud to accept the honor as one ...

Poet Gerald Vizenor Featured Speaker at Park University’s Ethnic Voices Poetry Series Event

Oct. 30, 2014

Parkville, Mo.—Oct. 30, 2014 — Author Gerald Vizenor will be the featured poet in the next installment of Park University’s 2014-15 Ethnic Voices Poetry Series on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. Vizenor’s presentation will be held at The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th St., Kansas City, Mo. A cash reception will be held ...

Harvesters’ Operations Chief Honored by Feeding America

Oct. 30, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. –Distributing more than 3 million meals each month through a network of more than 620 nonprofit agencies is a big job with huge logistical challenges. At Harvesters—The Community Food Network, that job is led by Chief Operating Officer Norm Bowers. To recognize his work on behalf of the hungry, Feeding America recently named Bowers Central Region Operations ...

Park University’s International Center for Music Presents the Music of Leonid Desyatnikov, Featuring Pianist Alexey Goribol

Oct. 30, 2014

Parkville, Mo.—Oct. 30, 2014 — Park University’s International Center for Music presents, for the first time in the United States, an evening devoted to the music of one of Russia’s most prominent composers, Leonid Desyatnikov, on Friday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m., in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. A pre-concert talk with the composer will start ...

Convergia Phone Consultants Offer Free Consultations on Avaya 1400 Series Business Phones

Oct. 30, 2014

Pointe-Claire, Quebec ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) October 29, 2014 - Convergia, a Montreal, Canada, US and international voice and data service provider, is offering expert, professional consultations for businesses, about Avaya's 1400 series digital telephones. The consultations are free, showing companies how the Avaya 1400 series digital deskphones work, and discussing how to find the right telephone business system and solutions ...

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Northland Show Their Royal Pride

Oct. 29, 2014

The real estate agents at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City, Northland office, show their Royal PRIDE at their bi-weekly sales meeting on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. They all wore their Royal Blue to show support for Game 6 of the World Series. It looks like it worked, because the Royals shut out the Giants that night in ...

Homeless West African Man Learns to Sew Traditional Suits at Hope Faith Ministries

Oct. 29, 2014

HOMELESS WEST AFRICAN MAN LEARNS TO SEW AND CREATE COLORFUL TRADITIONAL SUITS AT HOPE FAITH MINISTRIES’ SEWING TRAINING CENTER October 28, 2014 Kansas City, MO – Hope Faith Ministries reaches into people’s lives and reveals talents they never knew they had! Mamadou, a native of West Africa, came to the sewing training center with clothes that needed to be mended. ...

University of Missouri Extension Business Development Program awarded $1.9 million employment and training grant

Oct. 29, 2014

Program designed to help food stamp recipients get good jobs, rely less on public assistance The MU Extension Business Development Program (BDP)’s Missouri Employment and Training Program (METP) grant for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), more commonly known as food stamps, has been awarded for 2015. The $1.9 million is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and ...

AICP to Showcase the Year’s Best Commercials in KC November, 6th

Oct. 29, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Inquiries: Janiece Noel | janiece@jnoelpr.com | 913.515.3621 Show Producer: Jenny Lumpkin | aicpmidwest@gmail.com | 913.271.3441 2014 AICP Show Kansas City- November 6th Association of Independent Commercial Producers to Showcase the Year’s Best Commercials (Kansas City, MO) - Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) Midwest will host the first AICP Show in Kansas City on November 6th ...

MarksNelson Expands Consulting Department

Oct. 29, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 29, 2014) – MarksNelson LLC expands Consulting Department with the addition of Christine Hoffman Hoffman has joined MarksNelson as a supervisor in the Consulting Department. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a focus in Finance and Economics from Rockhurst University and has many years of Fortune 100 company management experience. * ...

Robyn Russell, Chiropractor, Joins KCIM

Oct. 29, 2014

Robyn Russell, DC to Join Kansas City Internal Medicine - Kansas City’s Largest Independent Internal Medicine Practice Kansas City, Missouri: Kansas City Internal Medicine (KCIM) is proud to announce that Robyn Russell, DC will join the practice beginning in October 2014. Dr. Russell comes to KCIM from graduating and completing her internship at Cleveland Chiropractic College. Dr. Russell completed her ...

John Knox Village holds National Memory Screening Day Event

Oct. 29, 2014

John Knox Village is encouraging everyone to be proactive when it comes to memory health. They are taking part in National Memory Screening Day and invite the community to take advantage of free, confidential memory screening and information. National Memory Screening Day is sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. The event will be held Thursday, Nov. 13. The screenings ...

An Evening With Frank”

Oct. 29, 2014

Title: An Evening with Frank! Date: 11/8/2014 (Saturday) Address: Ottawa Municipal Auditorium, 301 S. Hickory St., Ottawa, KS 66067 - 0462 Location: Ottawa, KS Hours: See details below. Cost/Cover: See website for details. Web Page: http://www.ottawamunicipalauditorium.com/onsale.html Contact Info: (785) 242-8810 Details: An Evening with Frank! November 8, 2014 at 7:00 PM Ken Frank is a local Ottawa physician, who also ...

Ottawa University (Kan.) to Host First Men’s and Women’s Wrestling Dual

Oct. 29, 2014

OTTAWA, Kan. – Excitement is in the air as the men’s and women’s wrestling teams host their first home dual in program history. The Braves and Lady Braves will host Lyon College (Ark.) at Wilson Field House on Saturday, Nov. 1 with a start time of 2:00 p.m. “I am very excited and have been waiting for this day for ...

Local candidates who have taken the Pledge to Amend

Oct. 29, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri - October 29, 2014 - Formed in September 2009, Move to Amend is a coalition of hundreds of organizations and hundreds of thousands of individuals committed to social and economic justice, ending corporate rule, and building a vibrant democracy that is genuinely accountable to the people, not corporate interests. We are calling for an amendment to the ...

Bird Rescue opens at the Great Mall of the Great Plains

Oct. 29, 2014

BEAK N WINGS, INC EDUCATIONAL PET BIRD CLUB & RESCUE/ADOPTION OCTOBER 31, 2014: Beak N Wings, Inc. is bringing parrot rescue to the forefront of animal adoption by opening an adoption event space at the Great Mall of the Great Plains, located, 20700 W 151st St, Olathe, KS. Open to the public Friday, October 31 from: 5:00pm until 9:00pm. The ...

Northeast Kansas tribe registers over 110 in voter drive

Oct. 29, 2014

(MAYETTA) This election year in Kansas Native Americans on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Reservation have decided that they are going to try and make a change. Through a “Get Out the Native Vote” campaign a group of local volunteers recently got organized and went door-to-door to get more people to vote. And, it worked. In less than a month, the ...

Lead Bank Offers New Financing Options and Advisory Services for Women Business Owners

Oct. 28, 2014

Lead Bank, a locally-owned community bank dedicated to the needs of small businesses in the Kansas City, is pleased to support National Women in Business Month (October) with their Women In Business Initiative. Lead Bank has a dedicated product offering designed to support local, women-owned businesses. They offer exceptionally low fixed rates and up to five years for long-term loans ...

Research Center–Kansas City Welcomes New Assistant Director

Oct. 28, 2014

COLUMBIA, MO, October 28, 2014 – Assistant Director Lucinda Adams joins the State Historical Society of Missouri’s (SHSMO) Research Center–Kansas City today in the center’s first change of leaders since 1980. A former staff member, Adams returns to SHSMO after seven and a half years as senior archivist of the Missouri Valley Special Collections with the Kansas City Public Library. ...


Oct. 28, 2014

Media Contact: Laura Jung 913-660-9626 ljung@morningstarcomm.com KANSAS CITY (Oct. 28, 2014) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of seven 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 seven employees include: Jennifer Arnold-Coleman, marketing ...

Medal of Honor Recipient to be Recognized by Park University

Oct. 28, 2014

Park University will honor 1963 graduate Col. Lewis L. Millett, a recipient of the Medal of Honor for actions during the Korean War, during a dedication ceremony on Friday, Nov. 7, beginning at 1 p.m. at Thompson Commons on the University’s Parkville Campus. The ceremony, organized by Park history majors and the University’s Zeta Omicron Chapter of the Phi Alpha ...

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