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 ...

Lighting up the Entire Kansas City Area is this Veteran Electrical Company

April 24, 2015

Lenexa, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) April 24, 2015 - In Kansas City, there is a name that has become synonymous with reliable and trustworthy electric repair; Tann Electric is a professional electric repair and service provider which has been operating since 1991 offering residential, commercial, and industrial establishments with experienced electricians. The company started out by providing Kansas City with ...

Mirabile M.D. Wellness Center Introduces Ultherapy Treatment for Decolletage

April 23, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) April 23, 2015 - Leading Kansas City wellness center Mirabile M.D. Wellness Clinic has reportedly introduced ultherapy treatment for Decolletage with its existing ultherapy program. The clinic has assured FDA approved skin-tightening program. A name of high repute across Kansas City medcosmetic treatment center, Mirabile M.D. Beauty, Health & Wellness is founded by highly ...

An Afternoon of Jazz

April 23, 2015

The Annual Blue Springs Jazz Concert is this Thursday afternoon featuring Paul Kinder MS, Brittany Hill MS, the BSHS Jazz Lab Band and the Wildcat Jazz Ensemble. Admission is $5. Additional Information on WJE Wildcat Jazz has annually performed on the Branson Belle Showboat. In addition, WJE has the distinct honor of being the first high school group allowed to ...

Geoff Wilcken wins the Kansas Choral Composition Prize

April 23, 2015

PRESS RELEASE, April 15, 2015 - Geoff Wilcken wins the Kansas Choral Composition Prize CONTACT: Roger Eastwood, President EMAIL: president@wichitachorale.com TELEPHONE: (316) 712-2678 WEBSITE: www.wichitachorale.com Geoff Wilcken of Lawrence, Kansas is the inaugural winner of the Kansas Choral Composition Prize. The announcement was made on March 27, 2015 preceding the Wichita Chamber Chorale’s spring concert at First United Methodist Church, ...

Fundraisers rappel down Overland Park Marriott, May 9th

April 23, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sara Kline Tel: 913.647.2454 Email: skline@youthfront.com Date: 4/07/15 YOUTHFRONT TO HOLD ADVENTURE RAPPELLING FUNDRAISER IN OVERLAND PARK-Join Youthfront’s Dare To Drop Fundraiser on May 9th at the Overland Park Marriott Hotel On May 9th, Youthfront, a 72 year-old nonprofit youth organization based in Kansas City, will host Dare to Drop, its craziest fundraiser yet. Youthfront has ...

Gardner starts land development code rewrite process by holding civic engagement meeting

April 23, 2015

On Monday, April 27, at 6:30 p.m., the City of Gardner will hold a civic engagement meeting at City Hall Council Chambers to discuss the rewrite of its land development code. A land development code serves as a blueprint for residential and business developers, providing rules and regulations for development in a particular city. The city of Gardner is updating ...

Dancing in the Stacks: A Celebration of Children’s Books and Literature

April 23, 2015

Owen/Cox Dance Group’s Take the Stage Program presents its Outreach Event of-the-Year: Dancing in the Stacks--A Celebration of Children’s Books and Literature on Friday, May 15 at 6:30 PM in the Truman Forum Auditorium at the Plaza Branch of the Kansas City Public Library. The event is free-of-charge and open to the public. See Excellence in Action when Our Students ...

Earth Day Celebration Pairs Kansas City Students with Environmental Mentors

April 23, 2015

(Kansas City, KS) Students participating in the GM GREEN program through the Blue River Watershed Association got their feet wet as they worked to actively address water quality issues on Earth Day, April 22, in Kansas City, KS. The General Motors Global Rivers Environmental Education Network (GM GREEN) encourages a community-wide approach to help youth better understand their impact on ...


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