Family Features Announces Executive Promotions

Oct. 31, 2014

Family Features Appoints Vickie Rocco to Vice President of Sales & Marketing and Susanne Vielhauer to Director of Business Development. MISSION, Kan. (October 31, 2014) — Family Features Editorial Syndicate is pleased to announce its recent promotion of Vickie Rocco to Vice President of Sales & Marketing, and Susanne Vielhauer to Director of Business Development. These changes are designed to ...

Nominations Sought for Top Clay County Projects

Oct. 31, 2014

Nominations are now open to construction and development projects for the Clay County Economic Development Council’s annual Keystone Recognition Awards. The Keystone Awards recognize businesses that have made significant contributions to Clay County's economy. They recognize not only companies new to our area, but existing firms that have increased their commitment to Clay County through job creation, capital improvements, expansions, ...

Kansas City Wind Symphony Celebrates Virtousity

Oct. 31, 2014

Kansas City Wind Symphony continues their 17th Season “Let’s Celebrate” with a concert celebrating “Virtuosity” on November 16 at 7:00 PM in the sanctuary of Village Presbyterian Church in Prairie Village, Kansas. The free concert features award winning pianist Kairy Koshoeva performing a new transcription of Serge Rachmaninoff’s “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini” Op. 43. Dr. Koshoeva is an ...

BUFFALO WILD WINGS AWARDS SPORTS GRANTS TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER KANSAS CITY FOR FLAG FOOTBALL ALL STARS

Oct. 31, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 31, 2014 Contact: Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City Sharon Cleaver, Director, Marketing scleaver@helpkckids.org Direct – (816) 462-0136 Mobile – (816) 674-3721 BUFFALO WILD WINGS AWARDS SPORTS GRANTS TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER KANSAS CITY FOR FLAG FOOTBALL ALL STARS Program is focused on promoting youth sports and sportsmanship [KANSAS CITY, Mo] ...

Free Screening of the Film “Embracing Dyslexia” and Panel on Learning Disabilities

Oct. 31, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Roeland Park, KS. Horizon Academy offers the community a series of FREE informative seminars regarding learning disabilities and other related topics. The Learning Disabilities (LD) Series is held on Thursday evenings throughout the year at Horizon Academy. The next LD Series event is a Film Screening & LD Panel to be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 ...

Auto Detail Company Hopes to “Clean Up” for Children’s Charity with Grand Opening

Oct. 31, 2014

Auto Detail Company Hopes to “Clean Up” for Children’s Charity with Grand Opening Only female-owned auto-detailing company in Kansas City! October 22, 2014 Overland Park, Kansas – Local auto detailing company K & C Solutions is hosting an Open House to celebrate the Grand Opening of their new location and to reveal their company’s new name. The Grand Opening celebration ...

Oct. 31, 2014

Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star Joins National Take the Tour Day November 6 KANSAS CITY, MO (October 28, 2014) – Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star is partnering with the creators of the Virtual Dementia Tour® (VDT), Second Wind Dreams®,to support national Take the Tour Day, November 6, to help build ...

Free Medicare Part D Health Fair at UMKC

Oct. 31, 2014

UMKC’s School of Law and School of Pharmacy to host a health fair aimed at making sure older adults understand their benefits and how to save money on medications. Kansas City, Mo. – The University of Missouri – Kansas City’s (UMKC) School of Law and School of Pharmacy will host a health fair targeting community members who receive Medicare Part ...

Join KCKPL for a Free Concert by the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra

Oct. 31, 2014

Kansas City, KS - As part of the second annual Bop in the Dotte, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library is hosting a free concert by the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra on Thursday, November 20. The concert will take place at 7 pm in the KCKCC Performing Arts Center. Prior to the concert, there will be a reception with punch and ...

Acme Sign Inc. offers Effective Signage Solutions for a Better Brand Awareness

Oct. 31, 2014

North Kansas City, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) October 28, 2014 - What better company to consider for a variety of needs than the one that comes with about 100 years of experience. Acme Sign Company in Kansas City is a leading name when one thinks of quality, craftsmanship and excellent customer service. This full service company offers its customers a ...

KANSAS NATIVE JENNIFER DeLIA TAKES HER FEATURE FILM ON A 10-CITY PROMOTIONAL TOUR

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 ...


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