Race for the Pennant Bingo for 50 Plus is Sept. 18 in Antioch Park

Aug. 26, 2015

Come root, root, root for the Royals in the pennant race during a bingo special event being planned in mid-September by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The program is called Race for the Pennant Bingo and will take place on Sept. 18 in Antioch Park, 6501 Antioch, Merriam. Participants will enjoy hot dogs, ...

Mad Science® Home School Science Fun program begins Sept. 16

Aug. 26, 2015

Enrich your home school curriculum with exciting Mad Science® classes being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Home School Science Fun is the name of this program, which is for ages seven to 12. This program involves three two-hour sessions. Each day of class will cover two sensational topics. September topics are: Chemistry in a Flash, PH ...

Roeland Park Aquatic Center dome to be reinstalled Sept. 15 & 16

Aug. 26, 2015

The Roeland Park Aquatic Center will be closed to the public for about two days for the annual reinstallation of the air-supported dome which makes the facility's main pool usable during the winter months. The Aquatics Center, located at 4843 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park, will be closed Tuesday, Sept. 15 through Wednesday, Sept. 16. These plans are dependent on good ...

Historic Homes & Gardens on Tour

Aug. 26, 2015

63rd Annual Lexington MO Historic Homes and Garden Tour September 12 & 13 Open Saturday 10-4 , Sunday 12-4 The Worthington Home & Garden 1611 South Street The Stiers Carriage House & Garden - 17th Street The Lloyd House & Garden - 1601 Franklin The Berry/Bohling House - 115 South 17th The Russell House 118 South 17th The Wentworth Campus ...

Rep. Nick King Elected to Board of Directors for ACT Missouri

Aug. 26, 2015

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. Nick King will help direct the efforts of a statewide not-for-profit that focuses its efforts on preventing drug and alcohol abuse in Missouri. King was elected to serve on the Board of Directors for ACT Missouri on Thursday, Aug. 20. “ACT Missouri is one of the leading groups in our state working to build ...

Amy-Jill Levine to speak in KC in October

Aug. 26, 2015

Drawing on her extensive scholarly work aimed at understanding Jesus in his Jewish context, Vanderbilt New Testament Professor Amy-Jill Levine (http://divinity.vanderbilt.edu/people/bio/amy-jill-levine) will speak at several Kansas City locations over five days in October as part of a new effort by a local organization to improve religious literacy in the community. At the invitation of the Interfaith Religious Literacy Center, a ...


Aug. 26, 2015

Perhaps the most unconventional golf tournament ever played will be held Sept. 14 @ Falcon Lakes Golf Club. The Food Industry Serving Heroes Golf Classic will tee off @ 1pm. The event, with all proceeds going to assist and support military veterans and their families, has a totally unconventional rules of play. On some holes participants will tee off wearing ...

Everything You Need to Know About Making a Low-Budget Film with SAG-AFTRA Actors

Aug. 26, 2015

KANSAS CITY WOMEN IN FILM & TV HOST SEPTEMBER NETWORKING EVENT Everything You Need to Know About Making a Low-Budget Film with SAG-AFTRA Actors WHAT: Indie filmmakers, get the scoop on how you can pay SAG-AFTRA actors and stay within your budget w/minimal paperwork for your film, web series or multi-media project. SAG-AFTRA’s Kathy Byrne, Director of TV/Theatrical, and Maureen ...

Digital Ally Receives Body Camera, In-Car Video and VuLink Order from Ferguson, Missouri Police Department

Aug. 26, 2015

Digital Ally Receives Body Camera, In-Car Video and VuLink Order from Ferguson, Missouri Police Department More than 200 Agencies in State of Missouri have chosen Company’s Digital Video Solution LENEXA, KS -- (August 26, 2015) - Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) ("Digital" or the "Company"), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced video surveillance products for law enforcement, homeland security and ...

Lawrence Company Mycroft A.I.

Aug. 26, 2015

After surveying the landscape of voice activated personal assistants, household robots and voice controlled speakers, a team of engineers, designers and business professionals in Lawrence, KS have decided is time for an open source artificial intelligence solution. At Mycroft we believe that artificial intelligence (AI) is too important a technology to remain the property of big companies. It is time ...

Student-run, Gender-neutral ThreadBare Thrift Opens in the MU Student Center

Aug. 25, 2015

COLUMBIA, Mo. — (August 25, 2015) ThreadBare, a student-run thrift clothing store, opened on Wednesday, August 26th, in the west end of the University of Missouri Student Center. The store offers affordable clothing — no item is priced over $15 — in a gender-neutral setting. “Humans are an infinite number of things; only two of them are their crotch and ...

Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company adds illuminates Cyprus Avenue music at The Folly

Aug. 25, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City, Missouri – August 17, 2015 Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company will open their 24th season at the Folly Theater with On Cyprus Avenue in collaboration with Bill Shapiro, creator and host of KCUR’S Cyprus Avenue radio show. This exciting evening of music and dance will be a benefit for the historic Folly Theater in downtown Kansas ...

Homegrown KC Startup Opens 2nd Location

Aug. 25, 2015

On July 2, 2015; Barefoot Beach Bums was selected for the 2015 Best of Parkville Award in the Stores category by the Parkville Award Program. They were also bestowed the honor in being the feature article in the August 2015 issue of the Riss Lake community home magazine located in the Northland. Sunday, August 23, 2015 Barefoot Beach Bums celebrated ...

Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Progressive Preview – August 28th

Aug. 25, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Downtown Lawrence Inc., Sally Zogry (785) 842-3883 director@downtownlawrence.com Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Progressive Preview – August 28th Downtown Lawrence Inc., prepares for Lawrence’s’ second annual Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week with a sneak peek progressive preview event this Friday, August 28th. The preview event is part of the Final Fridays Art Walk event that takes place on ...

Park University Hosting Career and Internship Fair on Sept. 23

Aug. 25, 2015

Park University’s Career Development Center will host its Fall Career and Internship Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Breckon Sports Center on the University’s Parkville Campus. The event is open to the public, especially recent college graduates and individuals looking for entry-level positions. The fair will include more than 50 large and small companies, ...

Rally at Congressman Cleaver’s Independence Office, 8/26/15

Aug. 25, 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 CONTACT: Dan Deckert : 816-301-0776 : dandeckert@yahoo.com WEDNESDAY AT 12:00 PM Local Constituents in INDEPENDENCE to Urge REP. EMANUEL CLEAVER, II to Support Iran Deal INDEPENDENCE, MISSOURI — On Wednesday, August 26, local constituents will hold a public rally. The residents will urge REP. EMANUEL CLEAVER, II to support the agreement that the ...

Beautiful Organ Music Fills Local Church Sanctuary Again

Aug. 25, 2015

Overland Park, KS, August 20, 2015– Brand New Custom Allen Organ recently installed at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church in Overland Park, Kansas. This new organ installation contains the latest digital-pipe organ technology in the church organ industry. This particular new instrument features Thee-manuals, 58 Allen Deluxe Moving Drawknobs, Seven Organ Suites, the Allen Vista Navigator that contains more Allen unique ...

Commerce Bank Early Adopter with Local Startup Helping Drive Bottom-line Benefit From Hiring People with Disabilities

Aug. 24, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – August 24th, 2015 – InReturn Strategies, a Leawood startup developing a web-based service aimed at mainstreaming the untapped value of the disabled community into the private sector, announced Monday that Commerce Bank had agreed to become a founding client of the service. “We are extremely pleased that Commerce has chosen to join us in our new ...

Kansas City Internal Medicine recognized by UnitedHealthcare for improving service to Medicare Advantage members

Aug. 24, 2015

Kansas City Internal Medicine is proud to announce that it has recently earned the 2014 UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award. The PATH program was developed by UnitedHealthcare to help improve outcomes for its Medicare Advantage members by encouraging greater use of preventive health care services. The PATH Excellence in Service Award is based on clinical results that measure ...

Former Pastor Mike Aus to Address KC Secular Group

Aug. 24, 2015

Contact: Helen Stringer Executive Director Helen.Stringer@kcoasis.org 816.872.7182 For Immediate Release Former Pastor Mike Aus to Address KC Secular Group Founder of Oasis Network to speak on ‘Beliefs and Nonbelievers’ KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Aug. 24, 2015) — Kansas City Oasis has announced that Mike Aus, co-founder of The Oasis Network and executive director of Houston Oasis, will be the featured speaker ...

Rockhurst Film Series, Foreign Language Department Present Spanish, French, German Films

Aug. 24, 2015

The Rockhurst Film Series and the University’s foreign languages department will present three films on Thursdays in August and September. Faculty will introduce the films and conduct post-film discussions. Screenings will begin at 7 p.m. in Arrupe Hall Auditorium. Admission is free. Aug. 27 — Intouchables (The Untouchables) [2011, France]: After becoming a quadriplegic following a paragliding accident, an aristocrat ...

Local Brands Come Together For Babies at Mid C.O.A.S.T. Event on September 3

Aug. 24, 2015

Kansas City, Mo — Hosted by The Truman Collective, Mid C.O.A.S.T. (C.reative O.ptions A.lternatives and S.tylish T.rends) Event combines the glamour and production of a high-end runway show with the urban charm of a Kansas City pop-up shop. Attendees will see Kansas City’s first runway show dedicated to KC-designed t-shirts, with the opportunity to purchase styles and other items from ...

Pink Carpet Tea Oct 18, 2015 We’re investing in the future of cancer research

Aug. 24, 2015

For Immediate Release Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness month in October 2015 with us Pink Carpet Tea is hosting its First Annual Pink Carpet Tea Champagne Brunch Fundraiser. Our vision is for The Pink Carpet Tea to be an annual event. Pink Carpet Tea is hosting a fundraising evening of fun, purpose and awareness. In the US, a woman is diagnosed ...

Maxus Realty Trust, Inc. Acquires Controlling Interest in 272 Unit Apartment Complex in Hope Mills, North Carolina

Aug. 24, 2015

North Kansas City, MO – August 21, 2015 – Maxus Realty Trust, Inc. (“MRTI”), a real estate investment trust with corporate headquarters located in North Kansas City, MO, has completed the acquisition of a controlling interest in Cape Fear Multifamily, LLC (“Cape Fear”). Cape Fear is a single purpose entity that owns the Astoria Apartment Homes (“Astoria”). Astoria is an ...

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