Missing Semi-Feral Shelter Dog

Aug. 18, 2014

#findrambler Rambler is a semi-feral shelter dog from Dogs By Debin in Kansas City, MO. He was doing an in-home test with a potential adopter down the street from the home where he had been in foster for a week. His adopter was walking him back to the foster home for the day, on Saturday, August 16th, when his leash ...

Local Painting Company Unveils New Website

Aug. 17, 2014

Local interior and exterior painting professionals Neighborhood Painting Inc unveiled a new responsive-designed website today. The goal, said owner Ryan Toelkes, is to provide the same great service that people get from their residential house painting when they are browsing the site. The site is complete with detailed service information, customer reviews, a product-specific photo gallery for residential and commercial ...

Jonathan Rose, Author and Professor of History, Drew University, to Speak at UMKC on New Churchill Biography

Aug. 17, 2014

Jonathan Rose, Professor of History at Drew University, will present a lecture on the University of Missouri-Kansas City campus at Grant Hall on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. This free lecture is open to the public, educators and all students in the Kansas City Metro Area. In this lecture, based on his important new biography, The Literary Churchill: Author, Reader, Actor, ...

Couple living in a Raytown nursing home marry

Aug. 16, 2014

Contact: ElizaBeth Clayton, 816-358-3535 or westridgeamc@tutera.com Martha Dellinger and Stephen Hawes “tied the knot “ in front of family, friends, residents, and employees in the Chapel at Westridge Gardens Rehabilitation and Care Center. Martha Dellinger was born in Aplington, IA in 1945 and Stephen Hawes was born in Huron, SD in 1949. The odds of the two of them meeting ...

Free electronics recycling event underway in Overland Park

Aug. 16, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Patriot Outreach is holding an Electronic Recycling Event hosted by Micro Center retail store located at 93rd and Metcalf Overland Park, KS starting Saturday, August 16 through Sunday, August 24, 2014. We will have a 53 foot semi-trailer in front of Micro Center store. Patron and donors can drop off any old electronic items, working or non-working. ...

Screening of documentary ‘In So Many Words’ slated in Kansas City

Aug. 15, 2014

Free screening for healthcare professionals and the public of In So Many Words, an inspirational documentary about anorexia, exploring the ties between trauma, psychoanalysis and creativity. Film showing begins at 6 p.m., Wednesday, August 20, 2014; following the screening, there will be a discussion with Lucy Daniels and others. The event will be held at the Diastole Scholars’ Center, Hospital ...

Blessing of Animals is Aug. 17 at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ

Aug. 15, 2014

Dogs, cats and other critters will receive blessings at the annual Blessing of the Animals event at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, 700 E. 110th St. (110th and Holmes), Kansas City, Mo. The event is free and the public is invited to bring their pets in cages or with restraints for the Rev. ...

Senior Star at Wexford Place, Walgreens offer free advice on vaccinations, flu shots

Aug. 15, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO (August 14, 2014) – Senior Star at Wexford Place and Walgreens continues its Live Well with Walgreens speakers’ series covering an important topic of how to avoid shingles. The program begins at 11 a.m. August 19 at 6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City. A Walgreens pharmacist will present information about the Zostavax vaccination that helps prevent shingles ...

Union Station announces one-Week wxtension for Discovery of King Tut exhibit

Aug. 15, 2014

Exhibition now scheduled to close Sept. 14th. Attendance and enthusiasm for TUT shows no signs of slowing. (August 15, 2014) KANSAS CITY, MO - - Today officials with Kansas City’s Union Station announced that after several weeks of negotiations with the producers of The Discovery of King Tut, one additional week for the exhibition at Union Station has been secured. ...

Michael McDonough announces he is running for mayor of Raytown

Aug. 15, 2014

(For More Information: 816-304-0702) News Release For Immediate Release August 15, 2014 Michael McDonough Announces Bid for Mayor of Raytown Michael McDonough announced Friday, 08-15-14, his intention to run for Mayor of the City of Raytown. Michael McDonough is dedicated to fostering an environment of cooperation within the City of Raytown. He is committed to working alongside citizens and businesses ...

Little Miss Princess of America is from Kansas

Aug. 14, 2014

KANSAS BRINGS HOME NATIONAL TITLE Jadyn Bollin, the 6 year old daughter of Jeff and Amber Bollin of Leavenworth, KS, brought home the title of Little Miss Princess of America last week. The Princess of America Pageant was held August 3-7 at the Welk Theater and Resort in Branson, MO. Girls from all over the country competed for the national ...

Chrome love wins concert at the Folly on Oct. 3

Aug. 14, 2014

Kansas City's very own Chrome will kick off their national tour at the FollyTheater on Oct 3 starting at 8 PM.The band has entered into their second year as a national partner with Susan G. Komen. The three piece band consists of Christy Kuzmich on violin,keys and vocals, Jenn Buehler on keys and vocals and Jordan King on guitar and ...

Announcement of free volunteer service

Aug. 14, 2014

August 14, 2014: Contact John Hawken at owner@lostmystuff.net or 913-749-3599 for more information. A new free resource is available to help people recover valuable or sentimental items they have lost outdoors. Using volunteers throughout the U.S.A. and many other countries, the LostMyStuff Group (http://www.lostmystuff.net/) gathers reports of rings, bracelets, watches, necklaces or other metal objects people have lost outdoors and ...

Study: Small Kansas colleges have $980 million impact

Aug. 14, 2014

TOPEKA – According to a new study, Kansas’s eighteen private colleges generate $980.1 million in new income each year for the Kansas economy. The economic impact of the colleges is sufficient to create 21,968 new jobs in Kansas every year and generate $2.8 billion in social benefits to the state through increased business output and improvements in health and public ...

Wichita will Light the Night to end cancer

Aug. 14, 2014

Plans are underway for Wichita’s annual Light the Night Walk, and its’ going to be bigger and better than ever! Each year, patients, families, coworkers, and friends rally together at this community celebration that brings help and hope to those battling cancers in the Wichita area. This year’s event will take place at Exploration Place on Thursday, October 23, 2014 ...

KCB Bank announces promotion of Faith Harms to assistant vice president of retail banking

Aug. 14, 2014

Kearney, Mo. (Aug. 14, 2014) – KCB Bank is pleased to announce that Faith Harms has been promoted to Assistant Vice President – Retail Banking. Harms has served KCB Bank customers for 12 years, most recently as Senior Financial Services Representative. “We are thrilled to congratulate Faith on her new role with KCB,” said Larry Ellington, KCB Bank President and ...

Leading ALS researcher joins Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

Aug. 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Jung Account Coordinator (913) 660-9626 (913) 963-8634 (cell) ljung@morningstarcomm.com Lisa Cambridge Director of Public Relations (816) 654-7038 (913) 602-8652 (cell) lcambridge@kcumb.edu Leading ALS Researcher Joins the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (Kansas City, Mo. – Aug.14, 2014) – The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) announces the appointment of Jingsong Zhou, ...

Crossroads Academy students plan downtown lemonade stands - Aug 27th

Aug. 14, 2014

Crossroads Academy students and staff are celebrating the beginning of the school year with Back-to-School Week in Downtown Kansas City. This fun event will feature six student-run Lemonade Stands from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Downtown locations highlighted below. Lemonade will cost $1 per cup. Downtown Community Improvement District Ambassadors will provide security and support at each lemonade ...

Veteran’s Administration awards contract to Patton Leadership

Aug. 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Scott Keefer Patton Leadership Consulting (205) 919-6279 contact@pattonleadership.com Kansas City, Aug. 14 – Patton Leadership Consulting was recently awarded a $26K contract with the Veteran’s Administration in Topeka, Kansas to provide a training seminar for Knowledge-Centered Support (KCS) Coaching Skills to employees at their Health Resource Center (HRC). Patton Leadership is partnering with Dr. Beth Haggett, ...

Free Out-Of-Library Storytime programs begin Sept. 8 at Mill Creek Activity Center

Aug. 14, 2014

The Johnson County Library has teamed with the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Mill Creek Activity Center to present a special free storytime experience each Monday for seven weeks beginning in early September. Out-of-Library Storytime is the name of this program, which is for all ages and will feature storytellers offering books, stories, songs, and puppets. This program is ...

New Grandparents and Grandpals Social event is Sept. 7 at Roeland Park Community Center

Aug. 14, 2014

Show your grandparents or grandpals just how sweet they are this Grandparents' Day during a new special event featuring an ice cream social and more being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park. The event, which is for all ages, is called the Grandparents and Grandpals Social ...

Presentation of T.A.K.E. Self-Defense Program on the Field at Kauffman Stadium is Sept. 6

Aug. 14, 2014

A presentation of The Ali Kemp Educational (T.A.K.E.) Foundation Self-Defense Seminar on the playing field at Kauffman Stadium will take place on Sept. 6. The Kansas City Royals, 99.7 The Point, and the Johnson County Park & Recreation District have teamed to present this free program. This award-winning program, which is being presented at Kauffman Stadium for the seventh year, ...

Kansas City based company for 68 years, nationally recognized as Top 100 3PL

Aug. 14, 2014

August 14, 2014 North Kansas City, MO Wagner Logistics, a Kansas City based company, since 1946 is gaining national attention. “World-class logistics performance is crucial for companies of all sizes – from Fortune 500 to SMBs. Given the scope and scale of that challenge, Inbound Logistics editors recognize that Wagner Logistics provides the kinds of solutions that companies large and ...

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