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 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 ...

Platte County Health Department WIC Recieves New Contract

Oct. 28, 2014

NEWS RELEASE Media Contact: For Immediate Release: We are pleased to announce that the Platte County Health Department has received a contract to continue to provide WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) services for federal fiscal year 2015 with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Under the terms of the contract, the Platte County Health Department will be able ...


Oct. 28, 2014

For Immediate Release FORMER VERIZON EXECUTIVE TO LEAD COSENTRY KANSAS CITY REGION Proven Leader Michael Henderson to Drive Growth as Regional Sales Vice President OMAHA, Neb., – October 28, 2014 – Cosentry, the leading Midwest provider of Data Center Services, today announced the appointment of industry veteran, Mike Henderson. Henderson joins the Cosentry team as Regional Sales Vice President to ...

Clean Energy Capital and the Orange County Water District Have Made the Report for the Orange County Desalinization Project

Oct. 28, 2014

Clean Energy Capital, a leading financial advisory service provider for the energy and infrastructure sectors, has completed a detailed analysis of the Huntington Beach desalinization project proposed by Poseidon Water LLC. In their report, Clean Energy Capital provides the Orange County Water District with an analysis of the proposal provided by Poseidon Water LLC in order to determine whether or ...

MU Theatre Presents the World Premiere Production of Caridad Svich’s THE ORPHAN SEA

Oct. 28, 2014

ABOUT THE PLAY The Orphan Sea by Caridad Svich, directed by Dr. Kevin Brown The University of Missouri Department of Theatre has commissioned a new play from award-winning playwright Caridad Svich, entitled The Orphan Sea. It is the third in a trilogy of plays by Svich addressing national issues/global concerns. MU Theatre presents the world premier production of the play ...

Sexual Health Gap in Medical Care Prompts Kansas City Sex Therapist, Dr. George Turner, to Advocate for Change

Oct. 27, 2014

For Immediate Release Media Contact: George Turner, PhD, LSCSW/LCSW, CEO Turner Professional Group (TPG) Direct: 816-931-8255 or "Comprehensive sexual health is a gap in patient care. Clients need better access to sexuality information and sexually literate health care professionals. I think social work students are a perfect match to address this deficit in our health care system" shared, Dr. ...

MASSAGE ENVY SPA - Kansas City Donates $12,658.00 Raised During the Fourth ANNUAL HEALING HANDS FOR ARTHRITIS EVENT

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, October 27, 2014: Kansas City’s 9 - Massage Envy Spa clinic locations and the Arthritis Foundation joined forces on Sept. 17th to raise $12,658.00 locally during the fourth annual Healing Hands for Arthritis event. As a brand, Massage Envy Spa’s 1,000 clinic locations raised $1,052,000.00. Ten dollars from every one?hour massage or facial session performed on that day ...

Shawnee Mission Health Is First in the Metro Area to

Oct. 27, 2014

Suffer from Tennis Elbow? Golfer’s Elbow ruining your game? Runner’s Knee or Plantar Fasciitis preventing you from doing daily activities? Shawnee Mission Health is first in the Kansas City metropolitan area to offer a new procedure called Tenex Health TX™ to help patients with tendon-related injuries get back to the game, run again and live a more pain-free life. Developed ...

Park University Offers Additional Fall II Term for Students

Oct. 27, 2014

Park University will offer an additional 8-week Fall II term from Monday, Nov. 10, through Sunday, Jan. 11. This additional term will continue through the University’s winter break, with the exception of the week of Dec. 22-26, allowing students to complete a variety of accelerated online and face-to-face courses. The deadline to register for classes is Thursday, Nov. 6. Twenty-one ...

Youth Volunteer Corps Honors 183 Outstanding Youth Volunteers

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, MO – Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) has awarded 183 youth volunteers for their service achievements in the past year. “We are so proud of the hard-working youth volunteering with YVC programs all over the U.S. and Canada,” said David Battey, founder and president of YVC. “These youth are setting incredible examples of service not only for their peers ...

Fort Leonard Wood Soldier to perform at White House

Oct. 27, 2014

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI 65473 VOICE: 573-563-4145 FAX: 573.563-4012 BY: Shatara Seymour EMAIL: FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – In celebration of the men and women who serve the United States, Sgt. Christiana Ball, 787th Military Police Battalion drill sergeant, is scheduled to perform at the White House, Nov. 6 as a part of the “In Performance ...

Park University to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of the Christmas Truce of 1914

Oct. 27, 2014

Students from Park University’s Program of History will present a dramatic theater production to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Christmas Truce of 1914. “Letters from the Front: The Christmas Truce of 1914” will be presented on Sunday, Nov. 9, at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Mo., starting at 2 p.m. Park history ...

Treanor Architects moves to larger office at 1811 Baltimore Avenue

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, Mo. (October 21, 2014) – “Our new office provides the additional space Treanor needs now, and will support the growth we expect in the future,” explains Andy Pitts, Treanor Architects principal and Kansas City office manager. Treanor’s growth can be attributed to continued growth of its current design studios, Justice and Preservation, and the addition of the firm’s ...

Right Between the Ears Gets All Yuletide-y on Nov. 22

Oct. 27, 2014

October 22, 2014 LAWRENCE, KS – The award-winning comedy show Right Between the Ears serves up its first holiday show since 2006 – with performances at 5:00pm and 8:00pm on Saturday, November 22 at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, KS. Explaining the long absence of the popular Yuletide yukfest, RBTE producer Darrell Brogdon said, “We actually thought we’d been doing holiday ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri (October 27, 2014) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (September 30, 2014) Charford, Inc. sold 153 acres of commercial land located at 17405 Ridgeview Road, Olathe, Kansas to Day 3, LLC. Robert Galamba SIOR, CCIM of Colliers International negotiated the transaction on behalf of the ...

Four Records Broken at the American Royal Junior Premium Livestock Auction

Oct. 27, 2014

October 27, 2014 - Kansas City – American Royal supporters rewarded youth exhibitors with record-breaking prices for championship animals at the association’s annual Junior Premium Livestock Auction (JPLA) on October 26. Records were broken in four categories. The Grand Champion Market Steer was purchased for $200,000 by Neal and Jeanne Patterson with the Cerner Corporation. The Reserve Grand Champion Steer ...

Evening for Women — Health Screening Event

Oct. 27, 2014

Join Shawnee Mission Health for an evening of health screenings, education and support designed especially for women on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 6-7:30 p.m. or 6:30-8 p.m. at Shawnee Mission Primary Care – Leawood. Bring a friend and get the information you need to improve your health from the experts at Shawnee Mission Health. For just $20, you’ll receive blood ...

Midas Project Feed More Helps Put the Brakes on Hunger with Extra Push During Holidays

Oct. 25, 2014

Midas hopes to change the hunger equation this holiday season by providing 55,000 meals to those in need. Midas is donating $11,000 to 11 local food banks as part of its Project Feed More program. A $1 donation to local food banks can provide at least 5 meals for those in need. The $11,000 Midas donation will help ensure 55,000 ...

Community pharmacists do more than fill prescriptions

Oct. 24, 2014

Community Pharmacists – Doing More Than Meets The Eye By Michael Larkin October is American Pharmacists Month, which makes it a great time to showcase all of the services and benefits that local pharmacists offer to their communities. Pharmacists are often misperceived by their abilities to care for patients and are only seen as healthcare professionals who “just fill prescriptions.” ...

Protest rally at Grandview City Hall Oct. 27

Oct. 24, 2014

Grandview, MO 10/24/2014 —The Ministers Action Alliance along with the NAACP will be at the Grandview, MO City Hall for a protest rally at 6:00 pm Monday, October 27, 2014. We are there to protest and bring awareness to the degrading relationship between many of the city’s departments and its minority citizens. The areas that need attention are the following: ...

Ken Scheve wins Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry Extension Business Award

Oct. 24, 2014

Ken Scheve, project manager, Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center (TAAC), Blue Springs, a program of the University of Missouri Extension Business Development Program (BDP), has won the 2014 Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry Extension Business Award for exceptional guidance and instruction in starting or improving businesses in southeast Missouri. “Winning this award is a great honor for Ken, TAAC ...

Prairie dog relocation poject slated in Hutchinson

Oct. 24, 2014

By Cheryl Mitchell October 24, 2014 Relocation before Development – Prairie Dog Relocation Project Hutchinson, KS - As the prospective buyers walked the property located East of Olive Garden at the NWC of East 17th Avenue & Highway 61, in Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, they realized they had colonies of Prairie Dogs, most likely transplanted from the surrounding area development. ...

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