Without Limits by Sculptor Tom Corbin

July 15, 2016

Corbin’s newest corporate commission,”Without Limits”, pays tribute to the transformation Tom McDonnell, retired CEO of DST, contributed to in the revitalization of downtown Kansas City through DST and beyond. This 25-foot tall sculpture installation by Tom Corbin combines three life-size figures with stainless steel frames around a central steel post. The installation is available for public viewing at the corner ...

Don’t These Tallgrass Creek Residents Ever Sit Still?

July 15, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (July 15, 2016) -- On a recent sunny morning several Tallgrass Creek retirement community neighbors hit the road headed for St. Joseph, Mo., an hour north of Tallgrass Creek. The day's lineup included unique destinations such as the training facility for the Kansas City Chiefs, the city's professional football team, and the Walter Cronkite Museum (the well-known ...

24th Annual TRiKC Longview Jr Triathlon

July 14, 2016

The 24th Annual TRiKC Longview Jr Triathlon presented by Lee’s Summit Parks & Recreation will be held on Sunday, July 24, 2016, at the Longview Community Center, for youth ages 1-17. The race will consist of five individual events and two team events each consisting of swimming, biking and running - and will provide hundreds of area children the opportunity ...


July 14, 2016

This season begins the next chapter in the storied life of one of Kansas City’s true sports legends, Len Dawson. The Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback and broadcaster will reduce his role on the Chiefs Radio Network after 31 seasons as the team’s color analyst. Dawson will continue to offer his commentary and analysis alongside Voice of the Chiefs ...

Missouri’s First Allergy and Gluten Free Food Pantry Opening in Kansas City

July 14, 2016

Carol Bird Owsley Executive Director FOR RELEASE: JULY 15, 2016 Community Assistance Council 816-763-3277 carolo@cackc.org And Emily Brown Chief Executive Officer Food Equality Initiative 913-605-2769 Emily@foodequality.org Food Equality Initiative and Community Assistance Council Open Missouri’s First Allergy and Gluten Free Pantry Food Equality Initiative (FEI) and Community Assistance Council (CAC) are pleased to announce a partnership allowing families with food ...

The Lodge of Four Seasons Announces Fall Perks Program for Meetings and Conventions

July 14, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 Contact: Jennifer Bondurant, jenny@catchphrasepr.com, 573-230-4711, Twitter @jennybondurant LAKE OZARK, MO – The Lodge of Four Seasons announced today a fall perks program for meetings and conventions booked at the waterfront resort, on Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks. The Lodge’s “Pick Your Perks” program rewards businesses and other organizations based on the peak ...

Key Lime Pie Concrete and Peach Concretes: Summertime Favorites

July 14, 2016

Fans wait for them all year. They line up at their favorite locations just to get a taste. When it’s this time of year, the communities with Andy’s Frozen Custard stores are buzzing. What’s the reason for all the frenzy? It’s Key Lime Pie and Peach Concrete season; two “limited-time only” treats that come around for a limited time once ...

NewDawn Fiber Brings Gigabit Internet to Excelsior Springs

July 14, 2016

NewDawn Fiber Bring Gigabit Internet to Excelsior Springs NewDawn Fiber, a new communications company, has begun installing high-speed fiber in Excelsior Springs, MO, where the firm has its Operations Hub. Excelsior Springs is located about 20 miles northeast of Kansas City, MO. The community is known for its mineral waters, which first drew tourists from around the world in the ...

Harrah’s North Kansas City to Open New Sports Bar This Fall

July 14, 2016

North Kansas City, Mo, July 14, 2016 – Harrah’s will create a new sports bar and grill concept in the space occupied by 810 Zone in North Kansas City. July 31, 2016, will be the last day for the 810 Zone at Harrah’s. “This is a good opportunity for Harrah’s to focus and bring all restaurant operations in-house,” said Tom ...

DST funds new UMKC School of Computing and Engineering student center

July 14, 2016

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Computing and Engineering (SCE) has received a significant gift commitment from DST Systems, Inc., for the creation of the DST Student Services Center in Robert H. Flarsheim Science and Technology Hall on the Volker campus. To be completed this fall, this new space will be the public face of the SCE with recruiting, ...

The Search is on for Local Artists to create Holiday Chocolate Bar Design

July 14, 2016

Lead Bank, Bizz & Weezy to host Charitable Chocolates contest to celebrate Kansas City KANSAS CITY, MO (JULY 2016) Bizz & Weezy Confections and Lead Bank are seeking local artists to submit holiday-inspired sketches that could appear on a limited-edition chocolate bar this December. “Being located in Kansas City’s Crossroads, we see the vibrant art scene at work everyday. We ...

Riordan Clinic to open in Shawnee, KS

July 13, 2016

Riordan Clinic, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3), nutrition-based health facility has opened their 3rd location in Shawnee, Kansas. The Wichita-based clinic, which focuses on nutrition-based health since 1975, opened July 11. Dr. Ourania Stephanopoulos-Chichura is currently accepting new patients as well as treating the many patients that previously traveled to Wichita for patient care and High Dose IV Vitamin C. The Riordan ...

Park University’s International Center for Music Announces 2016-17 Concert Season Schedule

July 13, 2016

The International Center for Music at Park University has announced the 2016-17 schedule for its upcoming 13th concert season — one that will include a variety of performances with internationally renowned guest artists and the ICM’s own award-winning faculty and students. The ICM’s 2016-17 concert season will kick off on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center ...

Geotechnology Hires Doug Kettle as Drilling Services Supervisor

July 13, 2016

Geotechnology, Inc., a leading provider of geotechnical and environmental engineering, geophysics, water resource management, materials testing and drilling services, has hired Doug Kettle as Drilling Services Supervisor for its Kansas City branch operations. His responsibilities will include directing and managing Kansas City’s drilling group, preparing proposals, project management and developing client relationships. With a father who was involved in the ...

Aspen Contracting Inc Expands in Kansas City

July 13, 2016

Lee’s Summit Mo, July 13, 2016 – Aspen Contracting Inc. will officially take possession of its newest building in Lee’s Summit Mo. This expansion will accommodate the continual growth of the roofing, siding and gutter company and make room for an expanding sales team. “It is with much anticipated excitement that Aspen Contracting is going to expand its national headquarters ...

Wallace Engineering Names New Principals

July 13, 2016

For more information contact: Jana J. Monforte 918.584.5858 (ext. 7355) jmonforte@wallacesc.com Wallace Engineering is pleased to announce the promotion of Darcey Schumacher and Doug Fredeen as principals of their firm. Darcey Schumacher, PE, LEED AP BD+C started her career in Wallace Engineering’s Kansas City office over thirteen years ago. She received her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Missouri ...

For Immediate Release: Downtown Lawrence Inc. Presents 57th Annual Sidewalk Sale July 21st

July 13, 2016

For Immediate Release Subject: 57th Annual Downtown Lawrence Sidewalk Sale Date: Thursday, July 21, 2016 Location: Downtown Lawrence, primarily Massachusetts St. from 6th to 11th Cost: FREE Contact: Sally Zogry director@downtownlawrence.com 785-842-3883 www.downtownlawrence.com 57th Annual Sidewalk Sale back with hot deals and great fun Downtown Lawrence, Inc. presents the 57th Annual Sidewalk Sale on Thursday, July 21st, from sunup to ...

National Geographic Honors Local Photographer

July 13, 2016

Contact Information: John Rollins, john@johnrollinsphotography.com Local photographer, John Rollins, has been honored as a finalist in the prestigious National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year competition. His unique and dramatic photo "Bears on a Berg," captured during an arctic expedition in April, received an Honorable Mention in the "Nature" category of the annual competition. The photo was also featured in ...

Fiddler On The Roof

July 12, 2016

Artists for the Orphan Presents: Fiddler on the Roof, a fundraiser for the Orphan Justice Center. Dates: August 12th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm and August 13th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm Goppert Theater, Avila University, 11901 Wornall Rd. KCMO 64145 Ticket price: $15.00 in advance ($20.00 at the door) Order online in advance at ojc.us/events

AnswerPro Limited receives 2016 Business Appreciation Month Award of Merit from Kansas Department of Commerce

July 12, 2016

Mission, KAN (July 12, 2016): AnswerPro Limited, Mission, Kansas, has recently received a “2016 Award of Merit” from the Kansas Department of Commerce, according to Doug Gregg, General Manager. The awards are presented as a part of the Kansas 2016 Business Appreciation Month June celebration. AnswerPro Limited was selected for the honor based on their proven business growth and development, ...

Reformer Pilates Taking Off in the Northland

July 12, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO. Rise and Shine KC is a Pilates and Wellness studio located in the Northland at 1406 NW Vivion Rd. Wendy Basch, owner of Rise and Shine, started her practice in the basement of her own home and has expanded to hold classes at their location off of Vivion Rd. Rise and Shine KC is the only Pilates ...

Explore T/m with Little Adventures This Summer

July 12, 2016

Guided tours and hands-on workshops Wednesdays and Saturdays July 12, 2016 (KANSAS CITY, MO) – Get out of the heat and discover something new at The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures! Little Adventures is every Wednesday and Saturday through August 13. From 1-3:30pm, explore the museum collection through gallery talks and guided tours, then visit the hands-on workshop to ...

Former U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Leader Clif Warren joins Olsson Associates

July 12, 2016

Clif Warren, PE, has joined Olsson Associates’ Water Resources practice. Warren most recently served as chief of the engineering and construction division for the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Tulsa District. At Olsson, Warren will serve as an industry expert for water resources projects, including dam and levee safety programs for federal, state and local government clients. Warren ...

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