BioNovus Innovations and the University of Kansas Medical Center’s Institute for Advancing Medical Innovation Announce Partnership

May 3, 2016

Public-Private partnership advances promising treatments to the marketplace Kansas City, Missouri – BioNovus Innovations LLC and the University of Kansas Medical Center’s Institute for Advancing Medical Innovation (IAMI) today announced a new partnership to develop and commercialize new drugs, diagnostics and medical devices. An agreement between the two organizations provides BioNovus Innovations with rights to license, develop and commercialize medical ...

ICE 2016 Speaker List Includes COO of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

May 3, 2016

Press Release for Immediate Release Karen Christiansen to Speak at Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICE) in Kansas City Cooperstown, NY, May 3, 2016 Karen Christiansen, Chief Operating Officer of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art will be part of a panel discussion at the Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICE) on Wednesday, July 13, to be held at the Kauffman Foundation Conference ...

Former President and CEO of the National World War I Museum and Memorial Brings Museum Conference to Kansas City

May 3, 2016

Press Release For Immediate Release Brian Alexander to Present at the Sixth Annual Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICE) Cooperstown, NY, May 3, 2016 Brian Alexander is scheduled to present at the Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICE) held July 11 through July 13 at the Kaufmann Foundation Conference Center located in Kansas City, MO. Before becoming a professor at the Cooperstown ...

President & CEO of Union Station of Kansas City Selected as ICE 2016 Speaker

May 3, 2016

Press Release For Immediate Release George Guastello to Speak at Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICE) in Kansas City Cooperstown, NY, May 3, 2016 George Guastello, 2015 Kansas City Nonprofit Professional of the Year and President & CEO of Union Station of Kansas City, is scheduled to speak at the upcoming Institute for Cultural Entrepreneurship on Sunday, July 10, to be ...

New campus announced for KU Med-Salina

May 3, 2016

(May 3, 2016) – The Salina Regional Health Foundation has entered a contract to purchase the former Planter’s State Bank/Bank of America building at 138 N. Santa Fe Ave. to be the future home for the University of Kansas School of Medicine–Salina Campus. A $6.5 million capital campaign called the Blueprint for Rural Health also will soon be underway to ...

Crossroads Academy Presents: “Crossroads at the Kemper” a student art exhibit at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

May 3, 2016

On Friday, May 6, 2016 over 350 pieces of Crossroads Academy student art work will be displayed at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. This community event will celebrate the ingenuity and creativity of Kansas City’s urban youth. All proceeds will benefit Crossroads Academy. “Crossroads at The Kemper” Friday, May 6th, 2016 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. The Kemper Museum of ...

KC Actress wins prestigious award

May 2, 2016

For Immediate Release Contact: Anita Cordell Actress and KC Realtor 913-706-7418 Anita Cordell Has Been Awarded the Best Leading Actress in a Short Film Shawnee, May 2, ——- Anita Cordell has been presented the prestigious award for ‘Best Leading Actress in a Short Film’ by The International Christian Film Festival (ICFF), in Orlando, Florida for her dynamic performance ...

Comedian J. Anthony Brown May 12 at Arvest Bank Theatre

May 2, 2016

On May 12th, in the Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland, The AdHoc Group Against Crime will hold its 7th Annual Community Guardian Awards Dinner, and celebrate the birthday of its founder, Alvin Brooks, with a "roast and toast," followed by a comedy show with J. Anthony Brown. Brown is known for his craziness on the Tom Joyner Morning Show, ...


May 2, 2016

St. Joseph, Mo. _ Wesley Weightlifter Marissa Klingseis will make her first attempt to qualify for the Olympic Games next weekend, lifting in the US Olympic Team Trials, at the Salt Palace Convention Center - Salt Lake City UT - May 5-8. Klingseis, lifting in the women’s +75 kilo class, will be vying for one of three spots on the ...

Lead Bank Participates in First Fridays, Streetcar Grand Opening Celebrations

May 2, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO (MAY 2016) Lead Bank, a locally owned financial institution dedicated to the needs of small businesses, will be hosting several events for May First Fridays and the Streetcar Grand Opening, May 6-7. Lead Bank is located in the Crossroads Arts District at 1801 Main Street, 64108. “We’re excited to be involved in the downtown community and able ...

Student Veterans to Receive Honor Cords at Park University Commencement Ceremonies Nationwide

May 2, 2016

Starting with Spring 2016 commencement ceremonies, Park University will recognize graduating student veterans at all of Park’s 40 campus centers across the country by bestowing them with red, white and blue honor cords to wear during the event. The initiative was developed by the Park Student Veterans Association and the Department of Military and Veteran Student Services, home of the ...

Premier Lake of the Ozarks Resort Set to Complete $15 Million Renovation

May 2, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jenny Bondurant, CatchPhrase Communications, 573-230-4711 or Premier Lake of the Ozarks Resort Set to Complete $15 Million Renovation Enhancements include new lighting, furnishings, remodels guests’ rooms and more LAKE OZARK, MO – Missouri's Lake of the Ozarks premier resort destination, the Lodge of Four Seasons is closing in on completion of a $15 million renovation ...

Wicklunds CARSTAR Hosts Business After Hours, Unveils New Look

May 2, 2016

Liberty, MO. – Wicklunds CARSTAR is unveiling their remodeled store at the “Go Whole Hog for CARSTAR” Business After Hours for the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, May 4th from 5pm to 7:30pm at 941 Sutton Place, Liberty, MO. 64068. The business networking event is the Northland's largest gathering of business representatives that includes DJ, live entertainment by ...

Jackson County 4-H Photography Club to Exhibit at First Friday Event

May 2, 2016

Kansas City, Mo.— 12 youth 4-H members ages 9-14 from across Jackson County will be exhibiting their photography at Environmental Works (1731 Locust St.) as part of the First Friday art events on May 6. The youth have been meeting for the past six weeks in their 4-H Photography Special Interest (SPIN) Club at sites across Jackson County, including the ...

Because You Already Have Enough To Do… The Missing Link…A Full Service Provider

May 1, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO, April 2016 -- The Missing Link, a Kansas City based company, was launched by husband and wife team, Jeff and Lisa Sevick. After nearly 20 years of working hard for other companies and experiencing the highs and lows that come with it, they decided to take charge of their future. They have taken their combined education, experience ...

Local Artist Wins 1st Place

May 1, 2016

Kansas City MO. resident, Marlin Rotach’s watercolor painting “Saddle Study #4” won 1st Place in Watercolor at the 50th Annual National Greeley Art Exhibition last Friday night at The Union Colony Civic Center in Greeley Colorado. His painting was juried by Don Weller, of Oakley Utah,

Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company’s celebrates 25th Anniversary with Spring Performances

April 30, 2016

In honor of their 25th anniversary, the spring performances of Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company will feature the company premiere of Twisted Metal, a new work created specifically for the company by Gregory Dawson from Lines Dance Company in San Francisco. The program will include a work by choreographer Kevin Iega Jeff, director of Deeply Rooted Productions in Chicago, as well ...

Powell Gardens Announces First Major Gift to “Strengthen Today to Ensure the Future: The Campaign for Powell Gardens”

April 30, 2016

Contact: Powell Gardens' Director of Development Rhonda McClung, 816-697-2600 x238, Powell Gardens, Kansas City's botanical garden, celebrates the support of the David T. Beals III Charitable Trust, Bank of America, Trustee, by changing the name of the Rock & Waterfall Garden to the David T. Beals III Woodland and Stream Garden. A $500,000 gift from the Beals Charitable Trust ...

Lucas 2016 State House campaign release economic plan

April 30, 2016

Republican candidate for the 38th district state house seat Nathan Lucas has announced an economic plan designed to close the budget shortfall in the state. The plan consists of three points. The first, the legalization of marijuana with a 10-20% marijuana tax , using Colorado's marijuana industry as a guide and adjusting for population, this should bring in upwards of ...

Explore Kansas City’s Tremendous Trees During Tree Walks with Alan Branhagen

April 30, 2016

Learn about some of Kansas City's most magnificent trees during a series of four Kansas City Tree Walks led by Powell Gardens' Horticulture Director Alan Branhagen. The 2-mile walks take place from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sundays at these Kansas City sites: -Roanoke Park, May 22: This walk is timed so participants can enjoy the lush foliage of late ...

Charles Williams JAzz Quartet to Perform May 15

April 30, 2016

Kansas City Jazz Vespers features the Charles Williams Jazz Quartet on Sunday evening, May 15, 6:00 - 8:00 pm at the historic First Baptist Church of Kansas City, MO at 100 W. Red Bridge Road at Wornall Road in south KC. 100 minutes of popular, professional jazz in a concert setting. Free, and open to the public. Charles Williams is ...

Powell Gardens Announces 2016 Missouri Barn Dinners

April 30, 2016

Contact: Karen Case, 816.697.2600 x236 or Gather with friends at Powell Gardens, Kansas City's botanical garden, for a casual dinner showcasing produce grown in the Heartland Harvest Garden—the nation's largest edible landscape. The 2016 Missouri Barn Dinner series includes seven multi-course dinners prepared by Greater Kansas City area chefs. Prepaid reservations of $100/person or $80/member of Powell Gardens are ...

May Brings Dinosaurs and More to Powell Gardens, Kansas City’s Botanical Garden!

April 30, 2016

Contact: Karen Case, 816.697.2600 x236 or From the Spring Plant Sale to a dinosaur exhibit, Powell Gardens has something for just about everyone in May, including a special day for mom! Admission, unless otherwise noted, is $10/adults, $9/seniors 60+, $4/children 5-12, and free/members and children 4 and younger. Spring Plant Sale -Members-only Plant Sale Preview & Reception: 4-7 p.m. ...

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