A storm shelter for you and 500 of your friends

July 28, 2014

For Immediate Release Kansas City Star / Business July 28 2014 Mark Turnbow, CCIM Commercial Real Estate 617-901-9618 mt@realtor.com A Storm Shelter for you and 500 of your Friends A re-purposed United States military bunker in North Kansas City is for sale. With 10,000 square feet, there is plenty of room for everyone. Bring your Ham radio as there is ...

Man to throw first pitch at Royals game - with his feet

July 27, 2014

Tomsfeet Productions San Diego, CA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Man to throw out ceremonial first pitch – with his feet Contact: Tom Willis, (619) 723-4015 or tom@tomsfeet.com Kansas City, July 28, 2014 – Tom Willis will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to a Kansas City Royals home game – with his feet – as part of his “Pitch for ...

Retirement planner Terry Claudell earns Social Security adviser certification

July 27, 2014

Contact: Terry Claudell 2014 Email: sfpkc@live.com Phone: 913-940-6070 Claudell Achieves NSSA Advisor Certification President/Owner of Strategic Financial Planning, Inc, Qualified to Help Retirees Select Best Time to Access Social Security Benefits Terry Claudell of Overland Park, KS, has achieved National Social Security Advisor certification from the National Social Security Association LLC in Cincinnati. The certification allows Claudell to counsel clients ...

UMKC School of Medicine taking applications for 2015 paramedic program

July 26, 2014

Contact: Paul Ganss, MS, NRP, NCEE EMS Education Program Director 816-235-5355 (O) 816-590-8560 (C) ganssp@umkc.edu KANSAS CITY, MO (July 25, 2014) -- The application period for the 2015 Paramedic class is now open at the UMKC School of Medicine EMS Education program. This will be the fourth Paramedic class at the School of Medicine since the program started in 2012. ...

Romantic comedy to film in Kansas City this fall

July 25, 2014

Vetter Brothers Filmworks has chosen to film their next movie in the beautiful Kansas City, MO. After looking at locations from New Orleans to New York, they decided to film their jazz-centered movie titled “So Broken Up” in Kansas City. Vetter Brothers Filmworks is a production company based out of Kansas working alongside Wesley Elder from North Carolina. Vetter Brothers ...

Joseph Company Innovation Summit + Hackathon scheduled Aug. 14-16

July 25, 2014

What: The Joseph Company Innovation Summit + Hackathon When: August 14-16, 2014 Where: International House of Prayer Multi-Purpose Room 3535 E. Red Bridge Road Kansas City, MO 64137 For More Info & to Register: www.ihopkc.org/innovationsummit Come learn how to develop innovative and creative applications for the workplace. Hear from a panel of believers who have implemented successful ideas in their ...

Local group works to decriminalize marijuana

July 25, 2014

Local Group's Quest for Decriminalization As marijuana laws across the country are being reformed, one local organization believes that the time has come for Kansas City to reduce the penalty for misdemeanor marijuana possession. With its FLAME initiative (Finding Legal Alternatives to Marijuana Enforcement), Kansas City marijuana advocacy group The Happy Crowd is hoping to make 35 grams or less ...

Andrew Wommack’s Gospel Truth Rally coming to Overland Park

July 25, 2014

Andrew Wommack Ministries Phone: 719-272-3373 Email: KevinBree@awmi.net Internationally known Minister Andrew Wommack will be in Overland Park on August 2 at 7 p.m. for a Gospel Truth Rally. The free mini-conference will be held at the Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS 66211. Following an uplifting time of praise and worship, led by Daniel Amstutz and ...

Fifth annual Giggle with Gilda benefit slated Aug. 23

July 25, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Megan Neher (913) 599-5539 megan@mnpr.biz COLIN MOCHRIE, BRAD SHERWOOD TO HEADLINE FIFTH ANNUAL GIGGLE WITH GILDA Presented by Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City, comedy show to benefit Gilda's Club Kansas City Aug. 23 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tickets are on sale now for Gilda’s Club Kansas City’s annual comedy fundraiser, Giggle with Gilda. Presented by ...

Sandy Hook parent to speak at Tri-County Mental Health Services banquetfor Annual Banquet

July 25, 2014

A personal dialogue about forgiveness in the face of unspeakable tragedy will highlight the Tri-County Mental Health Services Annual Banquet Monday, Aug. 25. Keynote speaker Scarlett Lewis lost her son, Jesse, in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. In the face of this loss, Scarlett began a journey of hope and forgiveness. The inspiration for her efforts began with ...

KPERS’ Board of Trustees elects Terry Matlack as new chairman

July 25, 2014

The Kansas Public Employees Retirement System board of trustees voted Terry Matlack, of Shawnee, as chairperson for the coming fiscal year. Matlack is a managing director of Leawood-based Tortoise Capital Advisors LLC, a firm he was one of the cofounders of in 2002. He also serves on the board of the publicly traded Tortoise Closed-End Funds. Previously, he was a ...

Texttile art exhibit by Sonie Ruffin opens Aug. 1 in Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedra

July 24, 2014

Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral is hosting local artist Sonié Joi Ruffin, internationally-known textile artist, for an art exhibit this August. The art exhibit, Let the Church Say Amen, opens August 1 and continues through September 5. The exhibit will be open Thursdays-Saturdays, 1-6 p.m. and Sundays 1-5 p.m. We invite you to participate in some special events. • The ...

Northland job fair for nannies and tutors slated Aug. 4

July 24, 2014

Kansas City, MO –August 4, 2014 – College Nannies & Tutors of Parkville is hosting a job fair for local nannies and tutors in Zona Rosa on August 1 starting at 9:00 a.m. and lasting until 2:00 p.m. Northland college students are welcome to attend, with interviews held on location. With a reputation for building stronger families in the Northland ...

New book titled ‘Discovering Historic Clay County’ published

July 24, 2014

The Clay County Archives and Historical Library is excited to announce availability of a new publication, Discovering Historic Clay County, Missouri. This 240 page book features information on more than 1,100 historic sites and points of interest throughout Clay County. Maps reflecting the location of businesses, homes, schools, churches, communities, roads, bridges, railroads, mills, springs, streams, rivers landings, and more ...

TRU Basketball ‘You Can’t Guard Me’ camp featuring local collegiate stars, WNBA draft pick

July 24, 2014

Overland Park, KS: TRU Basketball, a basketball development program specializing in competitive youth basketball and travel teams, announced their 3rd annual ‘You Can’t Guard Me’ Positional Skills Camp at the Fieldhouse of Kansas City in Overland Park, KS. The camp features NAIA scoring leader Jewel “Springs” Carter as well as special guests Keith Pickens, 4-year swingman from Missouri University and ...

Kansas City Symphony to present U.S. Marine Band in September concert

July 24, 2014

WHO: “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band from Washington, D.C., presented by the Kansas City Symphony. The Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. Founded in 1798, the band has performed for every U.S. President since John Adams. Known as “The President’s Own” since the days of Thomas Jefferson, the Marine Band’s primary mission is to ...

Local dance studio takes top award at national competition

July 24, 2014

Overland Park, Kansas – July 16-20, 2014 Staff and students from TEAH Ballroom traveled 2000 miles to participate in the Virginia State Dancesport Championships. The prestigious event in Reston, Virginia celebrated its 50th Anniversary this year. The TEAH Team was comprised of students-Steve Carter and Janett Vale, who placed in the Top Students; Kathy Fors, Marinella Hesterberg, Christine Raya, Janet ...

New K-State Super Store becomes world’s largest Wildcat retailer

July 24, 2014

The K-State Super Store, the official merchandiser for all things Wildcats, will hold the title as the world’s largest K-State fan gear location when its doors open this August. The expansive new location stretches across more than 9,000 square feet and provides practically every piece of K-State fan gear imaginable. From T-shirts to dog beds, the K-State Super Store is ...

New Games Day 50 plus event is Aug. 20 at Roeland Park Community Center

July 24, 2014

A relaxed afternoon of bridge or mah jongg is in store for participants of a late August Game Day event being planned by the 50 Plus department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This event will take place at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park. A delicious ...

New Back to School Bash is Aug. 16 at Roeland Park Aquatic Center

July 24, 2014

Come have one more fun day at the pool before it's time to resume the school routine during a new special event being planned at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center. . The event is called Back to School Bash and will take place beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16. Lots of games, fun music, and lots of laughs ...

Second and final Overnight Fishing Opportunity at Kill Creek Park is Aug. 16

July 24, 2014

The second of two overnight fishing opportunities planned at Kill Creek Park during 2014 will take place on Aug. 16, while the last of four overnight fishing opportunities at Shawnee Mission Park will take place on Aug. 23. After 11 p.m. on these dates, the specific park will be open strictly for fishing only and park police officers will be ...

Regional Pickleball Tournament set for Aug. 15-17 at New Century Fieldhouse

July 24, 2014

Don't miss the first Regional Pickleball Tournament in this area. This event will take place Aug. 15 through 17 at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's New Century Fieldhouse, near Gardner, and is being presented by JCPRD's 50 )Plus Department. This new weekend event includes Friday fun with dinner, practice play, and good company. Tournament play will take place ...

Kansas Children’s Service League accredited for quality service by Prevent Child Abuse America

July 24, 2014

News from the Kansas Children’s Service League Contact: Deena Williams, Marketing and Public Relations Supervisor Office: 877-530-5275 ext. 1314; Mobile: 316-204-1741; Email: dwilliams@kcsl.org Kansas Children’s Service League Accredited for Quality Service by Prevent Child Abuse America Leading National Child Abuse Prevention Organization Accredits Healthy Families America site in Greater Kansas City to Serve Families Kansas City, Kan. – Prevent Child ...

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