Local student wins award in statewide essay contest

April 28, 2015

Stanley Janesko, a 11th grader at Ruskin High School in the Hickman Mills School District, wrote one of nine winning essays in the 26th annual Law Day Essay Contest, which drew approximately 300 entries. Janesko was the second-place winner in grades 9 through 12. Sponsored by the Missouri Bar Young Lawyers' Section and the Missouri National Education Association, the contest ...

Local student wins award in statewide essay contest

April 28, 2015

Sehreen Khan, a 12th grader at Ruskin High School in the Hickman Mills School District, wrote one of nine winning essays in the 26th annual Law Day Essay Contest, which drew approximately 300 entries. Khan was the first-place winner in grades 9 through 12. Sponsored by the Missouri Bar Young Lawyers' Section and the Missouri National Education Association, the contest ...

BIGSHOT Inbound partners with New England pest control service provider

April 28, 2015

Contact Information: BIGSHOT Inbound Jeff Henry, President jeffh@thinkbigshot.com 816-471-1877 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO. -- BIGSHOT Inbound is pleased to announce that the marketing agency has partnered with JP Pest Services to develop a new website and inbound marketing program for the New England-based pest control service. Founded in 1925 by J. Justin “Jack” Pestana, JP Pest Services has ...

AAVSB Celebrates 55th Anniversary

April 28, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Daphne Tabbytite, Acting Co-Executive Director & Assistant Director 1-816-931-1504 AAVSB Celebrates 55th Anniversary Kansas City, MO (April 28, 2015) – The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) is proud to celebrate 55 years of service to the veterinary regulatory community in. The Association was originally incorporated in 1960 as the Association of American Boards of ...

Barton County Hires SCS Aquaterra to Help Extend Landfill Life

April 28, 2015

SCS Aquaterra will continue providing professional environmental consulting and engineering services for Barton County Sanitary Landfill in Kansas. OVERLAND PARK, KS – SCS Aquaterra is providing professional environmental consulting services to Barton County (County) at the Barton County Sanitary Landfill (Landfill). The SCS team will now support the County by providing the science-backed data necessary to meet Kansas Department of ...

Free eye exams offered for service dogs

April 28, 2015

Contact: Sheila Styron Phone: 816-627-6552 Email: sstyron@thewholeperson.org KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 28, 2015) — The Whole Person (TWP) will partner with Eye Care for Animals (ECFA) in hosting a free eye exam clinic for service dogs from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at 3710 Main St. ECFA will be generously donating their time, staff, and services to ...

Park University Veterans Organization Hosting Armed Forces Day 5K Race

April 28, 2015

Park University’s chapter of the Student Veterans of America will hold its Armed Forces Day 5K race on Saturday, May 16, starting at 8:30 p.m. in English Landing Park in Parkville. Registration for the event, limited to 75 participants, is $25 per person, with funds to support Park’s SVA chapter. The mission of Park’s SVA chapter is to ensure that ...

Property Management Offers Premier Real Estate Management Services

April 28, 2015

Blue Springs, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) April 28, 2015 - Leading Blue Springs based apartment property management firm Premier Real Estate Management has guaranteed maximum possible ROI for property investors across Kansas & Missouri. "We understand that you have high hopes with your investment property and we are aimed to ensure maximum possible ROI for our clients. Our seasoned management ...

Autumn Art Workshop

April 27, 2015

For Release May 8, 2015 Autumn Art Workshop-September 19-13, 2015 The 48th Annual Autumn Art Workshop to be held in the Nebraska National Forest at Halsey, Nebraska, September 19-13, 2015. Come nurture your creativity and hone your artistic skills with nationally known instructors in a peaceful forest setting in the heart of the Sandhills. New this year, the five day ...

Touch-a-Truck Drives Into Overland Park Convention Center on August 16 to Support Harvesters Community Food Network

April 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Overland Park, KS – (April 7, 2015) More than 40 giant trucks and large-size vehicles drive to the Overland Park Convention Center for a free Touch-A-Truck on Sunday, August 16. Admission to the event is a minimum donation of two non-perishable food items for Harvesters – the Community Food Network. This special event was originally designed to ...

OUTPACE POVERTY RETURNS TO NATIONAL WORLD WAR I MUSEUM AT LIBERTY MEMORIAL

April 27, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO – Registration is underway for Outpace Poverty, Kansas City’s only 5K event that raises awareness and funds to fight poverty in our community. Hundreds of people from all walks of life will gather on the north lawn at The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 West 26th Street, on June 20, 2015. The goal ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

April 27, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri (April 27, 2015) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (April 19, 2015) Morrill & Janes Bank and Trust Company sold 14 acres of commercial land located at 15310 S Mahaffie Street, Olathe, Kansas to Grayson Enterprises. John Stafford SIOR, CCIM of Colliers International negotiated the ...

Lenexa Scouts Day of Service To Be Held May 9th

April 27, 2015

Heart of America Council Boy Scouts will be performing a Day of Service in the Trails West District on May 9th from 9:00 AM till Noon at Little Mill Creek Park on 79th Street between Lackman and Pflumm in Lenexa. They will be re-mulching playgrounds, trees and shrubs, planting new trees, removing and replacing dead plants, and picking up trash ...

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness 5k/family fun run

April 27, 2015

THOUSANDS OF SUPPORTERS WILL JOIN THE FIGHT AGAINST PANCREATIC CANCER AT PURPLESTRIDE KANSAS CITY KANSAS CITY, MO – (April 27, 2015) – Today, in the United States, only seven percent of people diagnosed with pancreatic cancer will survive more than five years. More than 2,800 people will join in the movement to change the future for this disease and double ...

Fresh & Tasty Sandwiches at the Merriam Farmers Market

April 27, 2015

Fresh & Tasty catering Tracey Sitas contact@freshandtastycatering.com (913)642-3589 Fresh & Tasty catering will be selling sandwiches at the Merriam Farmers Market(5740 Merriam Drive) starting Saturday May 2-October 10 (7:00am-1:00pm)and Wednesday starting June 3 -August 26 (4:00pm-7:00pm) Come enjoy a sandwich, Cold Cuban, Tasty Smoked Turkey, Muffuletta, Chicken Salad and the Saturday special, Burnt Ends. Don't forget the early morning pulled ...

Biking to a Healthier Kansas City: Local Nonprofits Celebrate Bike Month

April 27, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Kan., April 27, 2015 - Too often it’s not what we do that hurts our health, but what we don’t do. From sitting at desks for 8 hours a day to relying on our cars to take us across the Metro, our inactivity is hurting us. But a few Kansas City nonprofits are hoping to change that. Organizations ...

Premier yoga studio opening first of eight KC studios in Shawnee

April 25, 2015

SHAWNEE – YogaFit Studios, a first-of-its-kind yoga concept, will be opening a new location at 22223 W. 66th Street, enabling residents to enjoy all the benefits yoga has to offer. What sets YogaFit Studios apart from the competition is unlimited accessibility to the industry’s best classes and variety of both live and virtual-led instruction. Members will also have access to ...

Greek Festival of St. Dionysios

April 25, 2015

Come for the food stay for the fun!!!! Hot off the Press"' Greek Festival 2015 is coming very soon June 12th, 13th, & th Media Contacts: Athan Perahoritis 816-456-3292 zophini@kc.rr.com Overland Park, KS - It's time to experience the sights, sounds and smells of the Mediterranean! Greek Festival2015 is just around the comer. Mark your calendar for, June 12th, 5 ...

Preferred Care at Home of Greater Kansas City

April 25, 2015

Since 1984, the founders of Preferred Care at Home have provided quality in-home senior care. We understand that long-term care is costly and we have built a reputation of offering quality services at affordable prices. Our wide range of home care services is available from 1 to 24 hours per day. Our cost effective live-in care is our specialty, providing ...

Jan Kraybill and Doug Talley Join Liberty Community Chorus in Concert

April 24, 2015

Guest musicians Dr. Jan Kraybill, organist, and Doug Talley, saxophonist, will perform with the 80-voice Liberty Community Chorus in concert May 31st at 3 p.m. at the Community of Christ Temple,1001 W. Walnut St., Independence. Admission is free. Directed by Bryan Taylor, "Music for a Sacred Space" showcases James Whitbourn's "Son of God Mass"--the first performance of the choral work ...

Press Release from KCTG related to the recent changes in transportation ordinance

April 24, 2015

KANSAS CITY TRANSPORTATION GROUP 1300 Lydia Ave. Kansas City, MO 64106 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEIDATE RELEASE 4/24/2015 New City Ordinance Allows 10/10 to Operate in Kansas City, MO Popular suburban 10/10 Taxi service is coming to KCMO. Kansas City, April 23, 2015: 10/10 Taxi, the blue cars you see everywhere in the suburbs, is pleased to announce we will be ...

Missouri Sons of Confederate Veterans Oppose Moving Confederate Monument

April 24, 2015

Press Release April 23, 2015 Missouri Division – Sons of Confederate Veterans Missouri Sons of Confederate Veterans Oppose Move of Confederate Monument The Missouri Division – Sons of Confederate Veterans strongly opposes the movement &/or change of inscription of the Confederate Memorial Monument at Forest Park. This monument has stood for years as a symbol of honor and tribute to ...

Local Painting Company Wins TOP JOB Award

April 24, 2015

Contact: Maggie Aland maland@columbiabooks.com 202-739-9765 April, 24 2015 Bethesda, Md. – Ecclesiastical Studios and Sons was recently named by American Painting Contractor (APC) Magazine as the winner of the 2015 TOP JOB- Kansas City award. TOP JOB honors a single painting company in a city for its superior work and commitment to excellence in the painting industry. As such, TOP ...

INTRUST Bank welcomes new commercial relationship manager

April 24, 2015

CONTACT: Sasha Kuchinski Corporate Communications Representative (316)-383-1146 Sasha.kuchinski@intrustbank.com 4/24/15 – INTRUST Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Mary Gerdes, Commercial Relationship Manager, to its Kansas City team. Mary Gerdes brings extensive banking experience to INTRUST Bank. In her 40-year career she has held positions including business banking manager and senior vice president. She has also served as president ...


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