Tallgrass Creek Honors, Supports People Who Have Alzheimer’s

Oct. 6, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS (October 5,2015) – Tallgrass Creek retirement community residents today participated in an ‘Alzheimer’s Honor Walk & Roll’ on their 65-acre campus to remember people who have the disease and to pledge support for them. Seventy-five residents gathered on the community’s front lawn and then walked along marked paths. As each resident walked through an archway they used ...

Growth Milestones Coincide With Opening of New Location for LeaseTeam

Oct. 6, 2015

OMAHA, Neb., (October 6, 2015) – LeaseTeam, Inc., the premier solution provider in the equipment finance marketplace, is pleased to announce that it has opened a new office location in the Kansas City, Kan., area. The location will serve as the home office for Executive Vice President Jeff Van Slyke and a team of employees from various business units across ...

Cattle and Horse Supplement Manufacturer SweetPro Feeds Promotes Ryan Edelman to Vice Presiden

Oct. 6, 2015

Horton, KS – Bob Thornberg, President and Founder of SweetPro Feeds has announced that Ryan Edelman, current General Manager of SweetPro's Horton, Kansas facility has been named Vice President of Harvest Fuel, Inc., dba SweetPro Feeds. Mr. Thornberg made the announcement Monday September 28th. "I am pleased to announce that Ryan Edelman has been named Vice President of Harvest Fuel, ...

Brian S. Franciskato Honored in Best of the Bar 2015

Oct. 6, 2015

Kansas City, MO. October 5, 2015. The Kansas City Business Journal has named Brian S. Franciskato in its 2015 edition of Best of the Bar. Brian has received this honor since 2012. Every year, through a peer nomination process, The Kansas City Business Journal honors the top local lawyers in private practice. Attorneys in Kansas City vote for their peers ...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for VA Platte City Clinic

Oct. 6, 2015

NEWS RELEASE PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE VA EASTERN KANSAS HEALTH CARE SYSTEM LEAVENWORTH, KANSAS 66048 Telephone: (913) 758-6946 FAX: (913) 758-4107 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL: SHAWN HOFFMAN (913) 946-1640 Leavenworth, Kansas, October 1, 2015 – The Dwight D. Eisenhower VA Medical Center, part of the VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System, invites the public to a ribbon cutting ...

KAMO Adventures hosts third-annual Stockton Lake fishing trip.

Oct. 6, 2015

10/05/2015 - Kansas City, MO Continuing the 5th year of engaging and encouraging wounded and disabled veterans, KAMO Adventures was excited for the 3rd annual fishing trip at Stockton Lake. On Thursday, September 24th, three Vietnam Veterans and 2 Iraq Veterans met at the farm in Jerico Springs for a weekend of fishing and camaraderie. On September 25th - 26th, ...

Intouch Solutions Takes Home Four Awards at Two Industry Ceremonies

Oct. 6, 2015

Overland Park, Kan. (October 6, 2015) — Intouch Solutions, a marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, was recognized with four major industry awards at ceremonies held in New York City over the past few weeks. Industry publication Medical Marketing & Media (MM&M) named Andrew Grojean Young Marketer of the Year. Andrew is a social media manager at Intouch Solutions, a ...

Barstow Schools in China reach direct admission partnership with William Jewell

Oct. 6, 2015

Contact: Cara Dahlor, 816-415-5223; dahlorc@william.jewell.edu The Barstow School and William Jewell College are proud to announce a new partnership for the 2015-2016 academic year. International students of The Barstow School of Kansas City and Shanghai and Ningbo, China, will have guaranteed admission to William Jewell. Barstow and Jewell share a commitment to academic excellence, liberal arts education and engaged global ...

Junior League New Year & New Leadership

Oct. 6, 2015

Announcing the 2015-2016 presidency of Rachel Sexton KANSAS CITY, MO--The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri has completed another successful year of transforming the community and is heading into the new league year with inspiring ambition. Julie Randolph served as president during the 2014-2015 year and officially passed the gavel to Rachel Sexton June 1st. This month, Rachel will begin ...

New scholarship promotes partnership between William Jewell and CAPS

Oct. 6, 2015

Contact: Cara Dahlor, 816-415-5223; dahlorc@william.jewell.edu William Jewell College is announcing a deeper partnership with the Center for Advanced Professional Studies (CAPS) Network by offering a scholarship to CAPS Network students. The College will provide a $1,000 scholarship each year to CAPS Network program graduates to attend William Jewell, renewable for up to four years. Jewell is the first postsecondary school ...

William Jewell to introduce new civil engineering major

Oct. 6, 2015

Contact: Cara Dahlor, 816-415-5223; dahlorc@william.jewell.edu William Jewell College has secured the funding to introduce a new civil engineering program with an environmental emphasis, with classes to begin in fall 2016. The College already offers a dual-degree program in engineering with several other institutions, but the new Bachelor of Science in civil engineering will be William Jewell’s first full engineering major. ...

Kansas students gain access to Istation’s award-winning reading program

Oct. 6, 2015

DALLAS, Oct. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Istation, a leader in educational technology, is the chosen bidder on the statewide Kansas Reading Success Program and has been awarded a contract through the Kansas Department of Education. All pre-K through 8th grade students at public and open-enrollment charter schools in Kansas are now eligible for unlimited access to Istation Reading and Istation ...

Rellec Apparel Graphics Emerges As the #1 Portal for Race Shirt Printing in Kansas City

Oct. 6, 2015

Lenexa, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) October 6, 2015 - Rellec Apparel Graphics has reportedly emerged as the #1 portal for race shirt printing in Kansas City. The company has earned kudos for its outstanding apparel graphics design and screen printing. Founded in 2010 by Jerod Eller, Rellec has been one of fastest rising companies in the area. The firm caters ...

EnergyONE Emerges as the Best Solar Energy Provider in Kansas & Midwest

Oct. 6, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) October 5, 2015 - EnergyOne has reportedly arrived as the best solar energy provider in Kansas & Midwest. The company caters to both residential and commercial solar projects. "We are glad to announce that presently we are the premier solar energy provider in Midwest. On one hand we promote sustainability & on other hand, ...

Tann Electric Announces 24/7 Same-Day Electrical Services

Oct. 6, 2015

Lenexa, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) October 5, 2015 - Leading Kansas based electrical company Tann Electric has announced to offer 24/7 same day services for electrical emergencies. The company caters to restaurants, commercial and residential clients. An award winning name across Kansas electrical scene, Tann Electric has been operating for more than 2 decades now since 1991. Added to Kansas ...

Kickoff event launches UMKC Free Enterprise Center

Oct. 5, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A major investment in Kansas City’s future has been launched at a kickoff celebration for the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The Free Enterprise Center, a prototyping and product development hub, will be available to entrepreneurs, local industry, and high school and college students as they pursue entrepreneurial ventures. ...

Pan Day” at Fun Farm Pumpkin Patch

Oct. 5, 2015

“PAN DAY” AT FUN FARM PUMPKIN PATCH WHAT: Fun Farm Pumpkin Patch is celebrating the release of the family film, PAN, with a special “Pan Day” at the Farm. The first 500 children to come to the farm will receive a special movie-themed prize plus other fun free movie-themed giveaways and photo opportunities. WHO: Families of all ages are welcomed ...

Gala Event Benefits the Inspiring “Two Keys” Film Project, Oct. 10

Oct. 5, 2015

The public is invited to attend a VIP Benefit Event for the Two Keys Film Project at Lakewood Oaks Golf Club, Oct. 10. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres, a silent auction and Hollywood red carpet fun highlight this evening's professional reading of the award-winning “Two Keys” screenplay. Kansas City, Mo., Oct. 5, 2015 - A benefit event for the “Two Keys” film ...

Launch of new KC-Based Business Fête Box which ships Parties in a Box to clients in the US.

Oct. 5, 2015

Pronounced F?t (Fête, which means "party" in French) Fête Box designs, creates, packages, and ships their Party in a Box to locations in the United States. Officially launched at the beginning of September, has stayed busy releasing new party themes monthly. Most recently, Fête Box released two Limited Edition Halloween boxes geared towards making Halloween fun and memorable-----not to mention ...

GastingerWalker& announces the completion of the new Judy and Glenn Rogers Fine Arts Building at Cottey College

Oct. 5, 2015

Kansas City, MO – GastingerWalker& announces the completion of the new Judy and Glenn Rogers Fine Arts Building at Cottey College. Cottey College, located in Nevada, Missouri is an independent, Liberal Arts and Sciences College for women. The new Fine Arts Building represents Cottey College’s commitment to fine art, dance and music as integral components of a liberal arts education. ...

KC Oasis hosts secular author David G. McAfee

Oct. 5, 2015

Contact: Helen Stringer Executive Director Helen.Stringer@kcoasis.org 816.872.7182 October 5, 2015 For Immediate Release KC Oasis hosts secular author David G. McAfee Nationally known writer to discuss “Why We Should Teach Religion to Children” KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Oasis, KC’s first alternative to faith-based communities, is pleased to announce it is hosting secular journalist and author David G. McAfee ...

Gala Event Benefits the Inspiring “Two Keys” Film Project, Oct 10

Oct. 5, 2015

Gala Event Benefits the Inspiring “Two Keys” Film Project, Oct 10 The public is invited to attend a VIP Benefit Event for the Two Keys Film Project at Lakewood Oaks Golf Club, Oct. 10. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres, a silent auction and Hollywood red carpet fun highlight this evening's professional reading of the award-winning “Two Keys” screenplay. Kansas City, Mo., Oct. ...

October is sudden cardiac arrest awareness month; Do you know what to do in a cardiac emergency?

Oct. 5, 2015

Beth Brownell | bbrownell@mycsskc.com| 816-476-7704 A Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is when the heart’s electrical system malfunctions causing it to beat erratically, rapidly, and stop. This causes the heart to stop pumping blood effectively and compromise blood flow to the brain. This results in a quick loss of consciousness. Now, time is critical. Every minute that passes without defibrillation lowers ...

10/12 Night of Wishes Hosted by Chase & Hillary Daniel

Oct. 5, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2015 For more information, contact: Darcy Callahan Senior Director of Development & Marketing, Make-A-Wish® Missouri 314-409-4438 dcallahan@mo.wish.org Make-A-Wish® Teams Up with Chase & Hillary Daniel For a Night of Wishes Presented by Helzberg Diamonds & The Kansas City Southern Charitable Fund Kansas City, MO On Monday, October 12, 2015 at 6:00p.m., Make-A-Wish® Missouri and #10 ...

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