‘Jesus on Toast’ appears at the KC Fringe Festival

July 3, 2015

Made-in-KC play premiere talks race, religion, immigration (& other laughing matters.) In this funny, touching story, the proprietor of a failing small-town café fakes a miracle to boost his business, but he’s forced to scramble when Sister Veronita—an investigator from the Vatican—shows up. A new play, a new playwright, and new production company: “Jesus on Toast” is the first play ...

Sugar Free Allstars to kick-off Kansas City area library tour on July 6

July 2, 2015

Family Funk super duo the Sugar Free Allstars will kick-off a 10-performance tour of public libraries in the Kansas City area at 1:30 pm. on Monday, July 6 at the Ruiz Library, 2017 W. Pennway St. Sugar Free Allstars are among the ‘Top 12 Family Music Artists in America’ according to Time magazine. They’ve had multiple #1 songs on SiriusXM ...

Belger Cartage Service, Inc. names new President

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Belger Cartage Service, Inc. names new President Belger Cartage Service, Inc., a crane and heavy haul company headquartered in Kansas City since 1919, has named Evelyn Craft Belger its new President and Chief Executive Officer. She’s the fourth President in the history of the company and the first woman in that role. C. Richard Belger served as ...

Kansas City’s Argus Consulting Opens West Coast Office, Expands Service Portfolio

July 2, 2015

Overland Park, KS, July 2, 2015 – Argus Consulting, Inc., a firm specialized in consulting engineering design and planning of petroleum distribution systems and storage facilities, has expanded its operations to better serve West Coast aviation, railroad and oil and gas clients. Dan Liss, a 30-year veteran of pipeline and fuel storage facility management, has been hired to head the ...

Mission Project Benefits from Rotary ‘Grocery Grab’

July 2, 2015

Rotary sponsored Grocery Grab bags win for everyone involved Mission Project health programs will benefit MISSION, Kan. (July 1, 2015) - It was a win-win-win for everyone involved in the Rotary Club of Shawnee Mission's first-ever Grocery Grab Fundraiser on May 23, benefiting the Mission Project. Participants purchased raffle tickets for a chance to become one of 10 finalists. Nine ...

Newly Crowned Miss Missouri Makes First Appearance at Woody’s Automotive Group

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Sonja Griesbach Woody's Automotive Group Cell: (660) 247-5319 sonja@wowwoodys.com Chillicothe, MO: Woody's Automotive Group in Chillicothe, MO is proud to welcome home their beloved former WowWoody's employee and friend, McKensie Garber right after she was crowned 2015 Miss Missouri!! Miss Missouri will be at Woody's Automotive Group tomorrow sighning autographs as she prepares ...

Newly Crowned Miss Missouri Makes First Appearance at Woody’s Automotive Group

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Sonja Griesbach Woody's Automotive Group Cell: (660) 247-5319 sonja@wowwoodys.com Chillicothe, MO: Woody's Automotive Group in Chillicothe, MO is proud to welcome home their beloved former WowWoody's employee and friend, McKensie Garber right after she was crowned 2015 Miss Missouri!! Miss Missouri will be at Woody's Automotive Group tomorrow sighning autographs as she prepares ...

Bastille Day celebrated with Bubbles Around the World event at Chaz on the Plaza

July 1, 2015

July 1, 2015 – Kansas City, MO – The culinary team at Chaz on the Plaza presents a tasting of sparkling wines from the world's most noted appellations Tuesday, July 14 from 5 – 7 pm. The event includes the tasting, a full glass of participant’s favorite sparkling wine or Champagne, caviar and artisan cheeses. In addition, A La Mode ...

Engage Mobile Solutions to Host Field Mobility Event for Kansas City Executives

July 1, 2015

Contact: Jeremy Davis jbn92@aol.com Engage Mobile Solutions, a mobile technology company based in Kansas City, will host an event for business leaders across the Kansas City area on Thursday, July 9. The company is working with KCnext, an organization that represents Kansas City’s technology industry, and Lathrop and Gage, a national law firm based in Kansas City, to support the ...

Brett Hunter Joins Hawthorn Bank

July 1, 2015

Hawthorn Bank announced that Brett Hunter has joined the bank's Independence office as an Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. Hunter comes to Hawthorn Bank with seven years of banking experience in commercial lending. Founded over 145 years ago, Hawthorn Bank has 24 Missouri locations and $1.2 billion in assets.

New Look, Same Values: Spencer Fane Launches New Brand Identity

July 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 1, 2015 Contact: Burton Taylor, btaylor@proventusconsulting.com, 816.812.7135 Client Feedback Drives Spencer Fane Rebrand KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Spencer Fane is pleased to announce the launch of its new brand identity and website, which are a reflection of a series of conversations with, and feedback from, the firm's key clients about the Spencer Fane culture and commitment ...

Johnson County Sailing Society to conduct “Come Sail With Us” event on July 25

July 1, 2015

All sailors and sailing enthusiasts are invited to join the Johnson County Sailing Society for a special event on Saturday, July 25, at Shawnee Mission Park Lake, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa. This free event is called “Come Sail With Us” and will take place beginning at noon at the Shawnee Mission Park Marina on the north side of ...

Mid-Summer’s Night Cache is July 24 in Shawnee Mission Park

July 1, 2015

Looking for a way to keep the kids busy this summer? Try a modern-day scavenger hunt during a late July special event being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Mid-Summer’s Night Cache is the name of the event, which is for all ages and will take place beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 24, at Shelter ...

New Sunflower Craft Social event for all ages planned on July 22 in Overland Park

July 1, 2015

Bring your children and grandchildren to celebrate the state flower of Kansas, the sunflower, during a new special event being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The event is called Sunflower Craft Social and is for all ages. At this event, both children and adults will complete their own sunflower craft keepsakes while enjoying light refreshments on ...

Buffalo Soldier themed day trip for 50 Plus visits Fort Leavenworth on July 21

July 1, 2015

Tour the oldest active military post west of the Appalachian Mountains and explore the legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers during a late July day trip being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Fort Leavenworth and the Buffalo Soldiers is the name of this trip. Buffalo Soldiers is the nickname was given to ...

TVH Supports the Effort to Help Launch a Boys & Girls Club in Olathe, Kansas

July 1, 2015

TVH in the Americas (TVH) has pledged a $15,000 donation to the launch of a school year Boys & Girls Club serving Olathe’s youth. With an additional matching provision, this commitment from TVH could be increased by another $5,000 when TVH employees make individual donations which TVH will match on a dollar-for-dollar basis. TVH will match donations made by employees ...

Red Head Rally and Parade July 11th benefits Farmer’s House

July 1, 2015

Join The Celtic Ranch, The Farmers House, and The Weston Chamber of Commerce for a Racy, Riotous day of Red-head Rebellion on July 11, 11-8PM in historic downtown Weston, MO. Whether you are a Radical Redhead or would just like to associate with the Fiery Frolickers, attend our day of Redheaded Mayhem. Proceeds to benefit The Farmers House, a not ...

USDA approves three new VaxLiant adjuvants for poultry vaccines

June 30, 2015

ST. JOSEPH, Mo., June 30, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved the safety of the first ENABL ready-to-use adjuvants for vaccines used in chickens. The approval includes a 21-day withdrawal period when ENABL is used in vaccines administered subcutaneously (SQ) to improve immunity against disease. “Each day is critical when developing and using vaccines to protect ...

Juliana Totta joins Hawthorn Bank

June 30, 2015

Hawthorn Bank announced that Juliana Totta has joined the bank's Independence office as a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. Totta comes to Hawthorn Bank with more than 25 years of banking experience in Eastern Jackson County. Founded over 145 years ago, Hawthorn Bank has 24 Missouri locations and $1.2 billion in assets.

Kansas City College and Bible School Changes Name to Kansas Christian Colllege

June 30, 2015

Effective immediately, KCCBS will become Kansas Christian College and begin offering online degree programs. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (June 26, 2015) – After more than 75 years of operation, Kansas City College and Bible School (KCCBS) announced today that it will officially become Kansas Christian College (KCC), effective immediately. The decision was voted into action in April by the school’s board ...

Kansas Humanities Council receives “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant

June 30, 2015

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Murl Riedel, Director of Grants Kansas Humanities Council 785/357-0359; murl@kansashumanities.org www.kansanshumanities.org Kansas Humanities Council receives “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant Topeka, Kan. — The Kansas Humanities Council has been selected to receive a competitive Latino Americans: 500 Years of History grant from the National Endowment for ...


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