Alumna Nancy Thayer to Give Book Talk

Sept. 3, 2015

New York Times Best-Selling Author and University of Missouri-Kansas City Alumna Nancy Thayer returns to her alma mater Sept. 29 to give a special talk about her new book “The Guest Cottage.” Thayer’s appearance is set for 6:30 p.m. Sept. 29 in Room 218 of the Henry W. Bloch School of Management, 5110 Cherry St., Kansas City, Mo. She will ...

Children’s Program To Get Boost with Fourth Annual 5K

Sept. 3, 2015

Tri-County Mental Health Services will hold its fourth annual Heart and Sole 5K Run/Walk Sept. 19 at Happy Rock Park, 7600 NE Antioch Rd., Gladstone. Registration and check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. and the run/walk at 8:30 a.m. followed shortly after by walkers. The event is held on the beautiful trail through parts of the original Maple Woods forest. A ...

Hooters of North Kansas City Receives Contemporary Makeover

Sept. 3, 2015

Hooters, world famous for its wings and iconic Hooters Girl hospitality, has remodeled its Hooters of North Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri. The refresh project includes interior and exterior design enhancements to the 3,974 square foot space with a focus on contemporary comfort that matches the fun-loving persona of the brand. From more comfortable seating with revamped high back ...

Night of fun and fundraising to feature nationally recognized comedian Michael Jr.

Sept. 3, 2015

RIVER OF REFUGE PRESENTS FOURTH ANNUAL GALA TO HELP KC’S HOMELESS INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – River of Refuge is excited to announce its fourth annual gala, Raise the Roof 2015, featuring a comedy act by nationally-known stand-up comedian Michael Jr., who has had appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and many others. The dinner, silent auction ...


Sept. 3, 2015

Kansas City, MO (September 3, 2015) – Urban Library KC is offering free books and screening passes to the new Johnny Depp movie, BLACK MASS beginning Friday, September 4, 2015. BLACK MASS, written by award winning former reporters for the Boston Globe Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill, is about the greatest scandal in the history of the FBI, as James ...

EnergyONE Equips Homes and Businesses with the Power of the Sun

Sept. 3, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) September 3, 2015 - As a business that works for the benefit of the environment, EnergyONE equips clients with all the knowledge and resources in regards to Solar Energy. Extending technology that offers an efficient, sustainable way to harnessing the power of the sun, the enterprise impresses clients. The enterprise works hand-in-hand with power ...

Tickets on Sale for Renovation Sensation Homes Tour

Sept. 3, 2015

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS—Renovation Sensation 2015 returns to Johnson County on Wednesday, September 16. This year’s homes tour features five distinguished and diverse homes in Old Leawood, Prairie Village and Mission Hills that showcase the latest trends in remodeling, redesign and reconstruction. The tour begins at 10:00 a.m. and continues through 7:00 p.m. at the following homes: • 6611 Wenonga Terrace, ...

Kansas City, Kansas Ranks 1st Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™”

Sept. 2, 2015

NEWS Contact: Stephanie Howell 303.842.3715 Kansas City, Kansas Ranks 1st Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™” New Data Reveals the Cities with the Hardest Braking Drivers September 1, 2015 – Allstate Insurance Company today released its eleventh annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®” and for the first time ever Kansas City, Kansas ranked the ...

Kansas City, MO Ranks 17th Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™”

Sept. 2, 2015

NEWS Contact: Stephanie Howell 303.842.3715 Kansas City, MO Ranks 17th Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™” New Data Reveals the Cities with the Hardest Braking Drivers September 1, 2015 – Allstate Insurance Company today released its eleventh annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®” and Kansas City, Missouri was ranked as the 17th safest among ...

Athlete, reality TV star, many others come together for Missouri youth at upcoming Gathering of Kings conference

Sept. 2, 2015

Athlete, reality TV star, and many others come together for Missouri youth at upcoming “Gathering of Kings” conference Mid-Missouri will play host to the annual Gathering of Kings conference on Sept. 21 at Stoney Creek Inn in Columbia, MO. The intergenerational minority male conference is presented by Lincoln University’s Cooperative Extension program and is gaining attention for its unique presentation ...

MedTrak Services Acquires Connect Health Solutions

Sept. 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 02, 2015 MedTrak Services Acquires Connect Health Solutions Overland Park, Kansas – MedTrak Services, a division of EnvisionRx, announced that it has acquired another pharmacy benefit management business, Connect Health Solutions which is located in Denville, New Jersey. Terms were not disclosed. MedTrak provides a full suite of pharmacy benefit management services tailored to meet the ...

Contested Territories Exhibition Opens

Sept. 2, 2015

Press Release Friday September 25, 2015 Contact: Matthew Lord, Percolator Chair 785-760-1363 The Percolator Art Space is proud to present, “Contested Territories” by Norman Akers. This exhibition will be on display at the Percolator Art Space from September 25-October 24,2015. Norman will give a gallery talk at 6:30 pm at the exhibit opening on September 25th. This exhibition consists ...


Sept. 2, 2015

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KAN., AUG. 31, 2015 – AT&T1 is expanding the availability of U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM to more residential and small business customers in northeastern Johnson County, including Fairway, Mission Hills and Prairie Village.2 The new Internet service gives customers some of the fastest online speeds available anywhere. Customers can download 25 songs in less than a second, a ...

Boone Tabernacle Wing Dedication Celebration

Sept. 2, 2015

Historic Boone Tabernacle Church of God in Christ Celebrates New Wing with Dedication Celebration in conjunction with their Annual Labor Day Festival Sunday, September 6th at 9:00 am, For the last few years, Boone Tabernacle C.O.G.I.C. has been planning a development project in the heart of our City where we not only built a new church, but also strive to ...

Open Call Announced for Kansas City Actors – “Two Keys” Film Table Read

Sept. 2, 2015

Slated as part of an upcoming Two Keys VIP Benefit Event, local actors are invited to submit for a public table reading of the award-winning screenplay. Kansas City, Mo., September 2, 2015 – The “Two Keys” film project announces an open call for actors for a table read highlighted as part of an upcoming VIP Benefit Event for the film. ...

Former lead singer of KANSAS featured at free local music festival

Sept. 2, 2015

Nehemiah Fest IX - Sept 18-20, 2015 Smith' Fork Park, Smithville Lake, Smithville, MO Former lead singer for KANSAS, John Elefante is the Friday night feature for Nehemiah Fest IX! Nehemiah Fest is touted as the largest FREE admission, family friendly, independent Christian music and camping festival in the Midwest! Nearly 50 artists on 4 stages! Camping Nehemiah Fling ...

KC Sports Artist to Exhibit KC Royals Art at The K - Sept. 5 at ArtsKC Pre-Game Event

Sept. 2, 2015

Kansas City, KS – September 2, 2015, Anthony “AO” Oropeza and AOART5 are pleased to announce that Kansas City Sports Artist - Anthony “AO” Oropeza will exhibit a number of his current sports paintings pieces – featuring the Kansas City Royals at the 2015 Night at the K PreGame event at the home of the Kansas City Royals – Kaufman ...

KC Diaper Bank Raising Awareness: Diaper Need Awareness Week

Sept. 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: John Teasdale, HappyBottoms Executive Director 816-591-8475 KC’s Diaper Bank Raising Awareness about Diaper Need: “National Diaper Need Awareness Week” September 28 – October 4th 2015 KANSAS CITY, MO – What is Diaper Need? It’s a parent forced to choose between buying gas for the car to get to work or buying diapers. It’s a mom ...

Local Teachers Receive Outstanding Kansas Art Educator Awards

Sept. 1, 2015

Several local art educators will receive honors from the Kansas Art Education Association as Outstanding Art Educators. Teachers were nominated in several categories and selected by the KAEA. They will be presented with their awards at the upcoming fall conference. The winners of the awards are as follows: Megan Wendleton, California Trail Middle School, Olathe Public Schools-Oustanding Middle School Art ...

Model Mugging: Self Defense Workshop

Sept. 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Ritu Nanos, Proprietor Email (816) 756-1340, Venue phone Kansas City, Mo. Saturday, October 3 Time: 2 - 6 p.m. AKKA-KarateUSA-Westport 4030 Broadway KCMO 64111 Model Mugging: Self Defense Workshop My name is Ritu Nanos. I am a woman. I am a 4th degree Black Belt in Kenpo Karate. And, I am the owner ...

Emery Sapp & Sons Awarded ESOP Company of the Year

Sept. 1, 2015

ESOP Association Heart of America Chapter Recognizes Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc. as ESOP Company of the year Kansas City, Missouri, September 1, 2015– Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc. was recognized on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 as the Heart of America ESOP Company of the Year, by the Heart of America Chapter, part of the National ESOP Association. The Heart ...

ICON Artworks Immortalizes Evolution of the Jayhawk in Bronze

Sept. 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Matt Palmer, ICON Artworks, LLC Phone: 913-484-6288 / Fax: 913-602-8981 Email: URL: ICON Artworks Immortalizes Evolution of the Jayhawk in Bronze & Pewter Leawood, KS, September 1, 2015 - As the University of Kansas celebrates its 150th Anniversary, ICON Artworks, a local art studio featuring the works of acclaimed sculptor Robin Richerson, has paid ...

Chik-fil-A® Foundation Honors Camp for Urban Youth Camp that Welcomed 160 Campers from KC This Summer

Sept. 1, 2015

NEWS FROM FOR MORE INFORMATION: ELIZABETH HUGHES COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR O: (417) 266-3189 M: (417) 527-0399 ELIZABETH@KAAKAMPS.ORG FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Subject: Chik-fil-A® Foundation to Nationally Honor Camp for Urban Youth for Emerging Leadership Development Branson, Mo.—The Chik-fil-A® Foundation will honor Kids Across America, a summer, Christian, athletic camp for urban youth, for Emerging Leadership Development at its inaugural fall 2015 True ...

American Legion hosting a wreath laying ceremony.

Sept. 1, 2015

Four names have been added to the Clay County Veterans Memorial by the Bennett & Dennis Herrick Memorial American Legion Post 626 of Gladstone MO. They will be laying a wreath in their honor at the Memorial on Sep. 11th at 7 PM. Some of the Veterans family will be present. Come out and show your support for these families ...

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