Local man hit in the face with pies for hitting goal

July 8, 2014

Kansas City, MO – July 2014: Local nonprofit, Smiles Change Lives (SCL) ended June on a high note ahead of their mid-year goal. Between January and the end of June, 520 kids in the SCL program started their orthodontic treatment. The SCL staff celebrated with members of the Operations team hitting the Director of Provider Services, Mr. Alexis Barclay in ...

James Mirabile, MD Appointed to SottoPelle Hormone Replacement Therapy Advisory Board

July 8, 2014

Top Team of Medical and Business Experts join SottoPelle® to help Advance Quality Pellet Therapy into Mainstream SottoPelle® today announced the formation of its new Advisory Board, a team comprised of outstanding medical and business professionals who offer extensive expertise in their respective fields. Among those selected is Kansas City area physician, James Mirabile, MD. The SottoPelle® Advisory Board will ...

Huckleberry Finn Invades The Kaufman Center

July 8, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7th, 2014 Media Contact: Athan Perahoritis 816.456.3292 zophini@kc.rr.com, http://www.storlingdance.org/index.html Huckleberry Finn Invades The Kaufman Center Huckleberry and his Gang take the ‘Big River’ by Storm Olathe, Ks. – Culture House for the Performing Arts is proud to present the Tony Award winning musical Big River. Big River “The adventures of Huckleberry Finn” comes to life on ...

Lenexa Resident Alex Tkatch to Compete in International Radiosport Competition

July 8, 2014

Lenexa resident and top amateur radio operator Alex Tkatch (amateur radio callsign KU1CW) has been selected to compete in the World Radiosport Team Championship 2014 (WRTC2014). This quadrennial radiosport competition, the first held in the United States since 1996, will be held across 16 New England communities from July 9 through 14. Known as the “Olympiad of amateur radio,” previous ...

St. Peter’s United Church of Christ to offer Sing It Out Choir Camp

July 8, 2014

St. Peter’s United Church of Christ will offer Sing It Out Choir Camp for K-6 graders for one week, 8:30-11:45 a.m. daily, July 21-25, at St. Peter's United Church of Christ, 700 E. 110th Street, Kansas City, Mo. Fun activities teach kids to read music, and improve vocal techniques and performance. Cost is $25 per student, including snacks and T-shirt. ...

SECRETARY OF STATE JASON KANDER ENDORSES SHERWOOD SMITH

July 8, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 8, 2014 Contact: Brian Noland Email: nolandbrian@gmail.com Jackson County native cites Smith’s support for accountable and ethical government, campaign finance limits Kansas City, MO – Today, Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander announced his endorsement of Fire Fighter Captain Sherwood Smith in the August 5th Jackson County Primary Election, joining Attorney General Chris Koster and U.S. ...

Free Screening of “Inequality for All”

July 7, 2014

Join the Northland Democratic Club for a free screening of Robert Reich’s “Inequality for All” on Tuesday August 19, 2014 at 7 PM in the Community Room of the North Kansas City Public Library, 2251 Howell Street, North Kansas City Mo 64116. Robert Reich is a best-selling author of 13 books, Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, former ...

Overland Park retirees to spit watermelon seeds in July 15 contest

July 7, 2014

WHAT: A Tuesday, July 15, free-style Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest by Overland Park, KS, retirees during Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest. The event, which will begin at 10:45 a.m. immediately following a summer Watermelon Social, will showcase spitting techniques that promise to be the Good, the Bad and the Ugly. PARTICULARS: Scores of residents will spit seeds ...

Intouch Solutions Promotes Multiple Employees

July 7, 2014

Media Contact: Laura Jung 913-660-9626 ljung@morningstarcomm.com INTOUCH SOLUTIONS PROMOTES MULTIPLE KANSAS CITY EMPLOYEES KANSAS CITY (July 7, 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. ...

Intouch Solutions Promotes Matthew Goyer to VP of Client Services

July 7, 2014

Media Contact: Laura Jung 913-660-9626 ljung@morningstarcomm.com INTOUCH SOLUTIONS PROMOTES MATTHEW GOYER TO VICE PRESIDENT OF CLIENT SERVICES KANSAS CITY (July 7, 2014) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of Matthew Goyer to Vice President, Client Services. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes experienced ...

Zona Rosa presents summer jazz concert series

July 7, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO. – Jazz up your summer with Zona Rosa’s popular weekly Jazz on the Square summer concert series offering a summer full of weekly well-known jazz performances. The summer Jazz on the Square concert series spotlights many returning acts as well as some new performers. Every Thursday through August 28 the concerts start at 6:30 p.m. and run ...

MarksNelson named a Best Public Accounting Firm for Leadership Equity

July 7, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July, 7, 2014) – MarksNelson, Kansas City’s largest locally-owned accounting firm, was named among the 2014 Best Accounting Firms for Leadership Equity by the 2014 Accounting MOVE Project. MarksNelson, which is comprised of 36 percent women leadership equity, is one of nine firms nationwide awarded with this honor and the only firm in the region on the ...

Park University Designated a 2014 Best Value School

July 7, 2014

Parkville, Mo.—July 7, 2014 — Park University is one of 20 colleges/universities nationwide to receive a Best Value School distinction by University Research & Review, an organization created by former college/university presidents, provosts, professors and chief executive officers to recognize unique and reasonably priced American universities and colleges. Park is the only college/university based in the Kansas City region to ...

Whole Foods Market in Overland Park features Farmers & Food Artisans Road Tour

July 6, 2014

July 13th 2014 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Contact: Paula Proud 913.663.2951 Ext. 138 paula.proud@wholefoods.com Whole Foods Market Farmers & Food Artisans Road Tour Come visit with local vendors and try their amazing products. Play bocce ball brought to you by the new Pinstripes located at Prairie Fire. Also enjoy live music, face painting, balloon artist (up, up and Away), ...

1592 from Detroit performs July 13 at Czar bar

July 6, 2014

1592, voted Outstanding Reggae/Ska Artist/Group at the 2014 Detroit Music Awards, will be performing Sunday, July 13th at CZAR, 1531 Grand Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64108. Opening for 1592 are DJ Jabberock and The Irieplaceables Ska Orchestra. 9:00 pm, 21 and over, $8.00 Press for 1592: "1592's This One's for You All is a complex album full of deep grooves ...

Haunted Night at the 1859 Jail, Marshal’s Home & Museum in Independence

July 5, 2014

Join American Hauntings on Saturday, October 11, 2014 for a night that you won't soon forget -- a search for the ghosts of the old 1859 Jail and Marshal's Home in Independence, Missouri, made famous during the bloody days of the Civil War in Missouri, when the jail held women and children who were unjustly locked up, guerrilla leader William ...

KC Titans Player slate signing fundraiser at the Plaza

July 5, 2014

The undefeated Kansas City Titans are making a run for a national championship, but they need help to go all the way. The only professional women's full-tackle football team in Kansas and Missouri, the KC Titans, are planning a player signing to raise funds for the team's expenses going in to the playoffs. The signing is planned for 2 p.m. ...

Concrete Solutions offers free estimate for concrete staining, polishing

July 5, 2014

Overland Park, KS ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) July 4, 2014 - Is it difficult to execute the artistry on an acid stained concrete floor? What is the average cost to undertake concrete polishing? Doubts such as these and many more can be laid to rest, thanks to the free estimate offered by Kansas City based Concrete Solutions. "Just send us your ...

Beauty queen from Wichita coming to Kansas City

July 4, 2014

Press Release For Immediate Release March 30, 2014 Integrity Beauty Women of Excellence announces Mrs. Arethia Cowden will represent Integrity Beauty on a National Level, as the Integrity Beauty Woman of Ambition Ambassador for 2014. Mrs. Cowden is a mentor to plus size women across the Nation. Mrs. Cowden’s goals for her upcoming program year are to show people that ...

Integrity Martial Arts Academy offers one-day self-defense workshop

July 3, 2014

Are you well trained and prepared to handle any physical threat that might come your way? If your answer is no, let the experts at Integrity Martial Arts Academy help. On Sunday, July 20 from 4 to 7 p.m., the Academy, located at 11130 Holmes Road in Kansas City, Mo., is offering a Combat and Practical Self-Defense Workshop for $35. ...

Ventriloquist to attend international ConVENTion

July 3, 2014

Diana L. Smith (alias “Diana Rockwell”) will attend the 38th Annual ConVENTion , an event with over 600 ventriloquists. Each year the ventriloquists gather for their annual international convention sponsored by the Vent Haven Museum, the world’s only museum dedicated to ventriloquism. Diana will attend the gathering from July 16-19, 2014. Attendees come from as far away as Japan, Germany, ...

45th reunion Southwest High School grads

July 3, 2014

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR our 45th Reunion!! The date is Saturday, September 13th, 2014 for a casual dinner/dance. Saturday night's event will be at the Milburn Country Club in Overland Park featuring the KC band, Platinum Express. You won't want to miss this great entertainment and the opportunity to dance with the girl/guy of your teenaged dreams! For more ...

VaxLiant marks first anniversary of vaccine innovation as a joint venture

July 3, 2014

ST. JOSEPH, Mo., June 19, 2014 — Even before VaxLiant was formed in 2013, its leaders had been working with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to create a breakthrough foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) vaccine. The result was what Dr. Luis Rodriguez, USDA Agricultural Research Service research leader, called one of the most ...


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