Cass County: Let’s Get Healthy

April 17, 2017

Free Community Health Fair on Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. How healthy are you? Organizers of the Community Health Fair want to make sure you're in good shape inside and out. Manna Fellowship Church, located east of Raymore on Highway 291, is partnering with Dialysis Clinic, Inc. (DCI), the nation’s largest non-profit kidney care provider, for ...

Children’s Therapy Services Announces Move to New Location.

April 17, 2017

Overland Park, KS (APRIL 2017) Overland Park-based Children’s Therapy Services (CTS) is excited to announce the opening of their new location at 7000 W 121st Street in Leawood, KS. music, art, and face painting with Sister Act painters. CTS is owned and operated by speech language pathologist Jennie Bjorem M.A., CCC-SLP. Jennie and her team provide speech and language therapy, ...

Aberdeen Village Celebrates It’s Founders Day!

April 17, 2017

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2017 CONTACT: Chrissie Ammann at or 913-599-6100 Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America’s Founder’s Day celebrates 68 years of service to seniors Olathe, KS. -- Employees of Aberdeen Village will observe the founding of Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America this month as the company celebrates 68 years of providing quality senior services guided by Christian ...

Spectrum Fantastic Art Live Returns to Kansas City

April 17, 2017

Kansas City, Missouri-- Spectrum Fantastic Art Live (SFAL) returns to Kansas City Friday, April 21st through Sunday, April 23rd at Kansas City’s Municipal Auditorium, in the Exhibit Hall. SFAL is the convention that celebrates Fantastic Art and the people that create it. Attend workshops, panels, and live demonstrations; shop for prints and original drawings and paintings by nearly 200 renowned ...

Roanoke Park, Spring Home & Garden Tour, 2017

April 17, 2017

Join us for the upcoming Spring Home Garden Tour, June 10th. The tour will feature six, fine, homes in the Historic Roanoke Neighborhood. Tickets on sale now or can be purchased day of event. General Admission Tour Tickets: $25.00 noon-5pm VIP Tickets: Include tour PLUS private garden parties at the Thomas Hart Benton Home and the Frank Lloyd Wright Designed, ...

Annie Warbucks on Stage!

April 16, 2017

CYT-Kansas City continues to bring quality, family-friendly entertainment to the stage by proudly producing Annie Warbucks. to the stage to kick off it’s 2017 Spring production season, featuring the talent of over 80 metro-area kids ages 8 to 18. Ever wonder what happened after Annie stayed with Daddy Warbucks? Annie Warbucks picks up right where Annie ends. Annie Warbucks is ...

Local Horror Icon Brings Werewolves to Kansas City!

April 16, 2017

For IMMEDIATE RELEASE A Werewolf movie to HOWL for!!!! Indie Horror Director and Micro Budget Pioneer Todd Sheets has had a hell of a comeback after his heart attack that resulted in Quadruple Bypass surgery and 31 days in the Hospital. 6 months after his surgery he was in production on HOUSE OF FORBIDDEN SECRETS, a film that went on ...

Professional Mermaid Swimming to Planet Comicon

April 14, 2017

Erika O’Shea, The Heartland Mermaid (785) 760-3137 Kansas City, MO, April 14th – Local mermaid entertainer Erika O’Shea, also known as “The Heartland Mermaid” is bringing her unique act to upcoming comic book convention and pop culture expo, Planet Comicon. This event is KC’s largest and longest running gathering of its kind, spanning 19 years and boasting attendance ...


April 14, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2017 Ian Shea-Cahir March for Science – Kansas City (913) 201-5321 THOUSANDS EXPECTED TO MARCH FOR SCIENCE IN KC Non-partisan march/rally set for Saturday, April 22 Kansas City, MO: In conjunction with more than 100 marches around the globe, the March for Science – Kansas City on April 22, 2017, will bring thousands together ...

Kansas Universities Form Partnership

April 13, 2017

Cleveland University-Kansas City and Baker University Sign Articulation Agreement OVERLAND PARK, KS (April 13, 2017) Cleveland University-Kansas City (CUKC) and Baker University (Baker) formalized a partnership with an articulation agreement signing event on Tuesday, April 11 at both campuses. The partnership provides qualified students from Baker’s undergraduate exercise science program to attend the CUKC doctor of chiropractic graduate program after ...

Jacomo Chorale presents spring concert

April 13, 2017

The Jacomo Chorale will present a spring concert on April 29th, repeating on April 30th, featuring John Rutter's "The Sprig of Thyme" and other folk songs. In addition to the primary work, the Chorale will sing a piece arranged by Chorale member Doug Rottering. The April 29th concert will be held at Plaza Heights Baptist Church, 1500 E. Clark Rd., ...

Altrusa Reminiscences About Its Activities In the Sixties

April 13, 2017

Kansas City - Altrusa International of Greater Kansas City, Inc. held its monthly business/program meeting at the Holiday Inn Plaza. In addition to the usual club activities of committee reports, election, and preparation for upcoming District Conference and Centennial International Convention, the club had a program on its activities from the 1960's. Continuing the “Decade in Review” program at its ...

Atrusa Recalls Club Activities From the Fifties

April 13, 2017

Kansas City - Altrusa International of Greater Kansas City, Inc. held its monthly business/program meeting at the Holiday Inn Plaza. In addition to the usual club activities of committee reports, nominations, and preparation for upcoming District Conference and Centennial International Convention, the club had a program on its activities from the 1950's. Last month club members were reminded of the ...

50 Plus Plans May 10 Adventure Walk to visit Missouri’s Katy Trail

April 13, 2017

Enjoy a classic adventure walk on one of the most beautiful sections of Missouri's Katy trail during an adventure walk begin offered in early May be the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The program is called Katy Trail Adventure Walk and will take place on Wednesday, May 10. Participants will walk on a section ...

First of three Yoga Adventure programs offered for adults at TimberRidge Adventure Center

April 13, 2017

Come spend a few hours outdoors with kindred souls and refresh your inner being during a new program being offered for adults at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's TimberRidge Adventure Center. This program is called Yoga Adventures at TimberRidge and is for ages 16 and older. Participants will spend time outdoors exploring yoga on the lawn combined with ...

Enchanted Fairytale Forest event planned at Ernie Miller Park on May 6

April 13, 2017

Celebrate the magic of nature and discover the hidden world of the wee folk and friends - both real and make believe - during a special event at the Ernie Miller Nature Center in early May. Enchanted Fairytale Forest is the name of this event, which is now in its seventh year. This program is for all ages, but children ...

Visit the decommissioned Missouri State Penitentiary during 50 Plus day trip on May 5

April 13, 2017

Enter the Missouri State Penitentiary, as many inmates did between 1836 and 2004, during an early May day trip being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. History of the Big House is the name of this trip, which will take travelers to the what has been called “bloodiest 47 acres in America” ...

Historic Midtown Churches to Hold Social Justice Walk Down Troost on Good Friday

April 12, 2017

Contact Information: Rev. Donna J. Simon, Pastor, St. Mark Hope and Peace Lutheran Church 816-419-5575, Ben Babaran, Parish Administrator, St. James Catholic Church 816-229-2868, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO – St. Mark Hope and Peace Lutheran Church and St. James Catholic Church present Stations of the Cross on Troost Avenue. St. James Catholic Church and St. Mark ...

Jeff B. Kinney Joins Northland Securities’ Institutional Sales Team

April 12, 2017

Northland Securities Welcomes Former NFL Player Jeffrey B. Kinney to Institutional Sales Force Media contact for more information: Marketing at Northland Securities, 612.851.5900. MINNEAPOLIS, MN, April 12, 2017 / -- Northland Securities, Inc., a full-service financial services firm based in Minneapolis, announces that Jeff Kinney has joined the firm as Director of Institutional Sales in their Denver office. Jeff began ...

Inaugural Leadership Summit Offered in Kansas City

April 12, 2017

Northwest offering leadership summit April 27 in Kansas City MARYVILLE, Mo. – Professionals from throughout the region are invited to practice and employ leadership, communication and problem-solving skills during an interactive summit offered this month by Northwest Missouri State University. Northwest will host the Premiere Leadership Summit from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at The View at ...

Shawnee Mission Medical Center Awarded an “A” Spring 2017 Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group

April 12, 2017

DATE: April 12, 2017 Contact: Morgan Shandler 913-789-5570 Merriam, Kan.– Designed to rate how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections, the latest Hospital Safety Grade honored Shawnee Mission Medical Center (SMMC) with an “A” – its top grade in patient safety. This is the eighth consecutive “A” for SMMC. The Hospital Safety Grade is compiled under ...


April 12, 2017

BLUE SPRINGS, MO. (April 12, 2017) – MOD Pizza (MOD), a Seattle-based fast-casual restaurant specializing in individual artisan-style pizzas and salads made on demand, today announced the opening of its newest location at 1112 NE. Coronado Drive in Blue Springs, Missouri. Owned by Womack Restaurants, a multi-concept restaurant franchise operator, the new location marks the second Womack owned restaurant in ...

AdHoc’s 8th Annual Community Guardian Awards

April 12, 2017

40th Anniversary of the AdHoc Group Against Crime, and 8th Annual Community Guardian Awards Kansas City, MO--On Wednesday, May 3, 2017, the AdHoc Group Against Crime will celebrate the 40th anniversary of its founding by former Mayor Pro-Tem and advocate for the underserved, Alvin Brooks, at the Eighth Annual Community Guardian Awards. Guests will gather at the Muehlebach Tower of ...

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