Rev. H. Sharon Howell to Speak at Salina Ecumenical Breakfast April 30

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas Wesleyan University will host the 2015 community-wide ecumenical prayer breakfast from 7 a.m. on Thursday, April 30. The public is welcome to join KWU President and CEO Matt Thompson, Ph.D. and Salina-area church leaders for this special gathering in the Hauptli Student Center, in the Student Activities Center. The featured guest speaker is Reverend H. Sharon Howell, president of ...

Shelter Insurance Holds Community Contest

Feb. 27, 2015

Columbia, MO – March 1, 2015 – Starting today, Shelter Insurance® will begin accepting entries for their "Thankful for Our Communities" Facebook essay contest. Five winners of the contest will each receive a $5,000 grant for the charity of their choice. To win, contestants must visit Shelter's Facebook page to enter their essays about what makes their communities special. Essays ...

Severe Weather Awareness Week brings opportunities to prepare

Feb. 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sharon Watson, Director of Public Information & Communication Johnson County Manager’s Office 913-715-0730 or cell 913-636-1732 jody.hanson@jocogov.org Jody Hanson, Senior Public Information Officer Johnson County Manager’s Office 913-715-0423 or cell 913-626-5482 jody.hanson@jocogov.org Severe Weather Awareness Week brings opportunities to prepare JOHNSON COUNTY, KANSAS (February 27, 2015) – The Board of County Commissioners has proclaimed March 2-6 as ...

Chuck Evans Golf Expands In The Kansas City Area

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas City, MO, 2/25/2015 — Chuck Evans, Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher and Golf Digest Top Teachers in America, announces their expansion in the Kansas City area. “We are excited to announce that in addition to Tiffany Greens Golf Club we have reached agreements to provide our world class golf instruction/coaching at Drumm Farm and Staley Farms golf clubs. In ...

New Life CityChurch in the Crossroads

Feb. 27, 2015

New Life CityChurch, 1717 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO 64108, is celebrating their new location in the Crossroads District of Downtown Kansas City, MO with three special events. On Sunday, March 22, the church holds their grand opening at 10:45 AM. The theme of the day is “Planning for success in a new season of life”. On Sunday, March 29 ...

Retail Treasure Hunting Shop to Open in Olathe

Feb. 27, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Josh Turpin High Plains Prospectors, LLC Ph. 913-685-3647 josh@turpinllc.com Olathe, KS – March 1, 2015 – Locally owned and operated business High Plains Prospectors has announced the opening of a new retail treasure hunting shop at 2111 E. 151st St. in Olathe. High Plains has provided treasure hunting products and services across the globe since early ...

Benedictine Professor Announces Bilingual Book for Dominican Independence Day

Feb. 27, 2015

In conjunction with Dominican Independence Day, February 27, the day in 1844 when the Dominicans won their independence from Haiti, Dr. Julie Sellers, assistant professor of Spanish at Benedictine College and a Federally Certified Court Interpreter, has announced her latest book, Bachata and Dominican Identity / La bachata y la identidad dominicana. Published by McFarland, a leading independent publisher of ...

95-7 The Vibe teams up with Liberty Wendy’s to raise funds for Blake Kitchen

Feb. 27, 2015

95-7 The Vibe has organized a fundraiser with Wendy’s called Burgers for Blake. Today, Wendy’s in Liberty, located at 3 Victory Drive will donate 10% of all food and beverage sales from 3pm-8pm to help pay for Blake Kitchen’s medical bills, a 12 year old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome that was bullied and beaten at Liberty Middle School. 95.7 The ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri (February 27, 2015) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (January 14, 2015) Calrob Enterprise, LLC sold a 45,858 square foot industrial building located at 100 W 18th Avenue, North Kansas City, Missouri to Heartland Tires & Treads of Kansas City, Inc. Doug Hedrick SIOR, CCIM ...

BloggerLocal.com Names Top Ten Social Media Agencies In Kansas City

Feb. 27, 2015

Overland Park, KS – Bloggerlocal.com, a national network of local community blogs, today announced its rankings of the top social media agencies and consultants in the Kansas City area. Founded by a small group of marketing executives, including web designers and SEO professionals, BloggerLocal's mission is to provide unique, valuable & timely information about local businesses for their readers via ...

Booklist starred revew: ‘Don’t Let It Slip By’

Feb. 27, 2015

For Book Editor (Ivan G. Goldman is a former Kansas City Star reporter) Phone 310 378-3164 Pub Date April 30, 2015 Booklist May 15, 2015 starred review The Debtor Class. By Ivan G. Goldman. Apr. 2015. 232p. Permanent Press, $28 (9781579623890). This amazing book is peopled by the lowest of the low: crooked cops, embezzling assistants, jailhouse bullies, bill collectors. ...

Local Graduate Urges Patients to Utilize Their Pharmacist

Feb. 26, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO--Kristin Angelo, a 2009 graduate of St. Pius X, is a second year student pharmacist at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy. Angelo, a member of the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists, works with her local chapter to provide patient education, medication abuse awareness and health screenings in hopes to make a difference in her ...

LGBTQ Anonymous Survey- We’d Like to know your experiences with the police or about victimization

Feb. 26, 2015

Kansas City Anti-Violence Project and the Law Enforcement and LGBTQ Advocacy Coalition to Launch New Research Project On Monday, November 17th, the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCAVP) and the Law Enforcement and LGBTQ Advocacy Coalition (LELAC) are conducting a study that will explore the experiences of LGBTQ individuals with law enforcement. The goal of this project is to increase awareness ...

Free Family Friendly Spring Break Event

Feb. 26, 2015

Tiffany Springs Dental Group and Orthodontics Brings Smiles to Tiffany Springs Free Family-Friendly Spring Break Event on March 20 between 6pm and 8p New office is Equipped with Advanced Technologies such as Digital X-rays, CEREC® CAD/CAM dentistry Kansas City, MO, February 18 -- To show our appreciation to Kansas City residents and patients, Tiffany Springs Dental Group and Orthodontics today ...

Free Small Business Boot Camp March 13

Feb. 26, 2015

Mid-Continent Public Library and the Clay County Economic Development Council will hold a special Small Business Boot Camp focusing on marketing for new entrepreneurs March 13. The doors will open at 8:30 a.m. for networking at the Woodneath Library Center, 8900 North Flintlock Road, Kansas City. The keynote speaker, Joe Roetheli, is CEO of the Greenies Company. He will share ...

RESULTS Technology Welcomes New VP of Business Development

Feb. 26, 2015

(Kansas City –ALSO ST. LOUIS, February 20, 2015) – Nathan Keller has joined RESULTS Technology, a managed technology services firm with offices in St. Louis and Kansas City, as Vice President of Business Development. Keller is responsible for identifying major areas of growth within the company’s existing and potential client base in the St. Louis metropolitan area. Keller comes to ...

CBIZ Hires Mike Nichols as Divisional Human Resources Director

Feb. 26, 2015

LEAWOOD, KAN. (February 26, 2015) — CBIZ, Inc. today announced the hiring of Mike Nichols as Divisional Human Resources Director for the company’s Financial Services division, CBIZ MHM, LLC. Prior to joining CBIZ, Nichols served as a senior vice president and head of talent management and learning Americas at Swiss Reinsurance Company. He was also previously employed by GE Insurance ...

Speech and debate tournament held at Nall Avenue Baptist Church in Prairie Village, KS

Feb. 26, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2015 NCFCA KS Qualifier Announced! February 26-28—being held at Nall Avenue Baptist Church, Prairie Village, KS [address: 6701 Nall Ave.] Thursday, February 26 (8:00 a.m. – 9:15 p.m) Friday, February 27 (8:00 a.m.- 9:15 p.m.) Saturday, February 28 (8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.) Awards on Saturday at 6:00 p.m This KS Qualifier tournament is in conjunction with the National ...

Lead Bank to Sponsor Thinking Bigger Business Media 25 Under 25® Awards

Feb. 26, 2015

Lead Bank is pleased to be the official Red Carpet Sponsor of the 14th Annual Thinking Bigger Media Inc. 25 Under 25® Awards. Thinking Bigger Business Media Inc. launched their annual 25 Under 25® Awards to recognize outstanding Kansas City businesses with fewer than 25 employees in 2002. Until then, no formal recognition program existed in the Kansas City area. ...

Mike Brown named Agent of the Year by Greater Kansas City New York Life Office

Feb. 26, 2015

February 24, 2015 – Mike Brown, a financial service Professional with New York Life Insurance Company’s Greater Kansas City General Office has been named Agent of the Year for exceptional sales performance. Mr. Brown has been a New York Life agent since 1995, and works from his NYL office in Hamilton, Missouri. He is a financial advisor who offers his ...

Erickson Living Residents Give More Than 1.2 Million Volunteer Hours

Feb. 26, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 26, 2015) – More than 1.2 million volunteer hours were given to charitable organizations in 10 different states last year by men and women who live at Erickson Living-managed retirement communities. This marked the fifth successive year in which residents volunteered more than 1 million hours. Maryland-based Erickson Living manages Tallgrass Creek in Overland Park, KS. ...

Tann Electric Announces Restaurant Gift Cards For Loyal Customers

Feb. 26, 2015

Lenexa, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) February 26, 2015 - Tann Electric has reportedly extended restaurant gift cards for loyal customers. The gift card would be available on referral service. A name of high repute across Kansas City electrical service and repair, Tann Electric was founded in 1991. The company caters to residential, commercial, industrial clients and restaurants across KC Metropolitan ...

First Baptist Raytown welcomes first African American pastor in 172-year history

Feb. 25, 2015

With a 172-year history, most of First Baptist Raytown’s firsts happened long ago, but this month, they are celebrating a very important first in their church’s history – their first African American pastor. Kansas City native Ron Haley joined the FBR staff in early February as the new Discipleship and Groups Pastor, filling a position that has been vacant for ...

Q104’s Mike Kennedy to be inducted into the Country Radio Hall of Fame Class of 2015

Feb. 25, 2015

Country Radio Seminar 2015 Opening Ceremony attendees learned moments ago that KBEQ/Kansas City PD/morning host Mike Kennedy, will be inducted into the Country Radio Hall of Fame during the annual Induction Dinner and Awards Ceremony June 24 in Nashville. Surprise guests Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood announced the honorees at the Nashville Convention Center as CRS commenced this afternoon (2/25). ...


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