Rockhurst Student Choruses Present Spring Concert March 8

March 5, 2015

Contact: Tim Linn Marketing Communications Writer 816-501-4892 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO—The Rockhurst University Choruses, under the direction of Katie Beyers, MM, will present its spring concert at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 8, in Mabee Chapel inside Massman Hall. The program includes a set of American folk pieces that embrace the rich oral traditions of the American South ...

Faith Technologies safety director named Safety Professional of the Year

March 5, 2015

FAITH TECHNOLOGIES SAFETY DIRECTOR NAMED SAFETY PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR Chuck Rutledge recognized by Builders’ Association; Faith Technologies named safest company in Subcontractor Division Lenexa, Kans. (March 5, 2015) – Chuck Rutledge, safety director at Faith Technologies, a leading full-service electrical, engineering and technology systems contractor, has been named the Safety Professional of the Year in the 2014 Builders’ Association ...

Kansas City Skin & Cancer Center Announces New Location

March 5, 2015

Shawnee Mission, Kan. (March 5, 2015) – Kansas City Skin & Cancer Center is pleased to announce a new location to better serve its patients. The practice is opening a new office on the campus of Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Physicians Mark Cohen, Kimberly Schoofs, and Wenfei Xie (pronounced Wen-fee Shay) currently practice in the Northland. The additional location will ...

Show Me New Data for Show-Me State Maps

March 5, 2015

Newly released US Topo maps for Missouri now feature selected trails and other substantial updates. The data for the trails is provided to the USGS through a nation-wide “crowdsourcing” project managed by the International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA). Several of the 1,196 new US Topo quadrangles for the state now display public trails along with additional improved data layers such ...

AAVSB Reports Death of Dr. Tom Kendall

March 5, 2015

AAVSB 380 W. 22nd Street Suite 101 Kansas City, MO 64108 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Daphne Tabbytite, Acting Co-Executive Director & Assistant Director 1-816-931-1504 AAVSB Reports Death of Dr. Tom Kendall Kansas City, MO (March 3, 2015) –The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) today reported with deep sadness that long-time volunteer Dr. Tom Kendall has passed away. ...

Spring Fling Carnival to Support MLM Christmas Store

March 5, 2015

Metropolitan Lutheran Ministry will hold its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, March 21, from 8 a.m. to noon at Bethany Lutheran Church, 9101 Lamar, Overland Park. A carnival-like event, Spring Fling is the major fund-raiser for MLM’s annual Christmas Store. All proceeds from the event will go toward helping approximately 1,000 families and individuals with gifts, necessities and food in ...

Linda and Jack Brookshire Celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary in Overland Park, KS

March 5, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS (March 4, 2014) – Tallgrass Creek retirement community residents Linda and Jack Brookshire celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary February 19 with a special dinner prepared in their honor by the Dining Services staff. The dinner consisted of Mixed Spring Salad greens with blue cheese dressing, clam chowder, beef tenderloin with grilled shrimp, fresh garlic mashed potatoes, steamed ...

Evidence Leads Worship in Grandview

March 5, 2015

Evidence, the student worship team of Calvary Bible College, leads worship on May 3, 2015 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, MO. This talented group of students will lead worship through a variety of familiar hymns, praise songs, Scripture readings, and testimonies. The public is welcome. A free-will offering will be received. Childcare is available. ...

Sensory Friendly Concert on April 18 at Central United Methodist Church

March 5, 2015

A Sensory Friendly Concert will be held on April 18 at 2 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church, 5144 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO. A reception follows the concert. The event is sponsored by the Kansas City Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota Women's Music Fraternity and Kansas City Metro Music Therapists.The concert is for individuals with Autism spectrum disorders. ...

Easter Sunday Family Celebration in Grandview

March 5, 2015

An Easter Sunday Family Celebration will be held on April 5 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, MO. The Easter musical, "He Lives," arranged by Craig Adams will be presented by the Adult Choir, soloists, and actors. Favorite hymns and contemporary praise songs are woven between dramatic scenes that tell the story of Jesus' ministry, ...

Easter Egg Hunt and Prize Drawing in Grandview on April 4

March 5, 2015

An Easter Egg Hunt and Prize Drawing will be held on Saturday, April 4 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, MO. Toddlers through sixth graders are invited to participate. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 816-763-2200.

Maundy Thursday Communion Service in Grandview

March 5, 2015

A Maundy Thursday Communion Service will be held on April 2, 2015 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1416 Main St., Grandview, MO. The public is welcome. Call 816-763-2200 for more information. Maundy Thursday commemorates the Last Supper when Jesus shared the Passover meal with his disciples on the night before he was crucified. This service of remembrance will ...

Easter Bunny Hide and Seek event is March 28 at Shawnee Mission Park

March 4, 2015

Bring your family and solve a series of clues to find where the Easter Bunny is hiding in Shawnee Mission Park during a special event in Shawnee Mission Park being presented by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Hop to it, because this program has a March 20 registration deadline! Now in its second year, this event is called ...

50 Plus Plans Adventure Walk to visit Kansas’ Cross Timbers Park on March 25

March 4, 2015

Kansas's Cross Timbers State Park located south of Topeka near Yates Center is the destination for an adventure walk being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park and Recreation District on Wednesday, March 25. Cross Timbers State Park is located in the gently rolling hills of the Verdigris River Valley in southeast Kansas. Comprising 1,075 acres, ...

May through August issue of JCPRD Activities catalog available after March 23

March 4, 2015

The next issue of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Activities catalog will be online at on March 20 and in print form the week of March 23. Registration for classes in the catalog begins at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, March 23. The free publication covers JCPRD programs and events offered between May and August. The publication lists ...

Laura Snow joins KCAI as vice president for administration/CFO

March 4, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 4, 2015) — Laura L. Snow, CPA, CGMA, joined KCAI Feb. 16 as vice president for administration/CFO. Previously she served as executive vice president for administration and CFO at Saint Paul School of Theology in Overland Park, Kan., where she directed all finance, treasury and accounting functions, in addition to management of campus safety and security, ...

KCAI installing solar panels to reduce energy costs and carbon footprint

March 4, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 4, 2015) — The Kansas City Art Institute is in the process of installing 100 solar panels on the roof of the East Building in an effort to reduce energy costs and become better stewards of the environment. With support from interim president Tony Jones and the KCAI board of trustees, the East Building installation is ...

Announcing Building Partnerships through Community Connections, a national arts in education conference in Kansas City

March 4, 2015

Announcing Building Partnerships through Community Connections, a national arts in education conference in Kansas City Jane Chu, NEA Chairman is the Conference Keynote Speaker New York, NY – February 11, 2015 – Attended by arts organization staff from around the country, Building Partnerships through Community Connections, a three day national arts-in-education conference, will take place April 23-25, 2015 in Kansas ...

Char MacCallum Real Estate Group earns MilRes Certification in KS & MO

March 4, 2015

Olathe, KS March 3, 2014 The Char MacCallum Real Estate Group Inc of Olathe, Kansas has recently returned from a specialized educational opportunity offered to the real estate industry. The Military Residential Specialist (MilRES®) certification class is offered to Realtors® interested in better serving veterans, active duty personnel and reservists. The Char MacCallum Real Estate Group Inc. is the first ...

Taking Deep Breaths is a Good Thing at Tallgrass Creek

March 4, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS (March 4, 2015) -- Each week, about 20 Tallgrass Creek retirement community residents gather in the Audubon Clubhouse classroom, dim the lights, and practice the ancient discipline known as yoga. Yoga – which is a series of specific bodily postures, breath control, and meditation -- is widely practiced by all ages for health and relaxation. Tallgrass Creek's ...

Connie Smith Concert

March 4, 2015

Connie Smith Concert Truman Lake Opry Saturday, April 11th, 7:00 p.m. Call 660-723-2181 or

Ronnie McDowell Concert

March 4, 2015

Ronnie McDowell In Concert at Truman Lake Opry Saturday, May 9th, 2015 7:00 p.m. Call 660-723-2181 For Tickets Or

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