Continental Adds Olathe-Based Tompkins Industries to North American Distribution Channel

June 21, 2016

Continental Adds Wholesaler Tompkins Industries To Expanding North American Distribution Network • Kansas-based company is one of Continental’s largest hydraulic products customers • Changeover will be completed by the end of August • Major supplier to agriculture OE market FAIRLAWN, Ohio, June 21, 2016 – Tompkins Industries, one of North America’s largest sources of hydraulic adapters and fluid power products, ...

Intouch Solutions Announces Hire of VP of Strategic Planning and Innovation, Chris Humphreys

June 21, 2016

KANSAS CITY (June 21, 2016) – Intouch Solutions is proud to announce the hire of Chris Humphreys as its vice president of strategic planning and innovation. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch has seen rapid expansion over the past five years. The addition of Humphreys further expands the 650-person firm. As VP of strategic planning and innovation, ...

HipHire Gives KC an Economic Advantage

June 21, 2016

HipHire is a local start-up that launched in June 2015, and today brings advantages to KC’s economy while attracting top talent. Kansas City’s HipHire Improves Economy • Helps Kansas City companies attract top talent to their businesses • Sparks economic development in Kansas City by helping companies recruit quality people that are traditionally difficult to find and retain • Draws ...

National Federation of Republican Women Rally Bus to Lee’s Summit

June 21, 2016


Avila University Singers to Perform in St. Peter’s Basilica

June 21, 2016

(June 21, 2016) KANSAS CITY, MO – The Avila University Singers embarked today on the first leg of a concert tour through Italy. Led by Music Director, Dr. Amity Bryson, the choir is set to perform at St. Peter’s Basilica, the epicenter of the Catholic faith on June 23. Additional concerts are scheduled for the Basilica di Santa Maria sopra ...

Coffelt Land Title, Inc. Opens Leawood Location, Welcomes New Closer

June 21, 2016

Jennifer Lindholm Marketing Director Coffelt Land Title, Inc. 816-738-4680 NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE USE June 21, 2016 Coffelt Land Title, Inc. Opens Leawood Location, Welcomes New Closer Coffelt land Title, Inc., is a local title settlement service provider in the Kansas City area, opens 7th location and welcomes closer, Wendy Mayfield. Coffelt Land Title has expanded in the ...

Bear Communications Awarded Construction Contract From Major Telecommunications Provider

June 20, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21, 2016 Company will assist in the delivery of Fiber Optic Service LAWRENCE, KANSAS, June 21, 2016– Bear Communications, LLC (BEAR) today announced they have secured a new volume contract with a major telecommunication company to provide fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) construction services in the Cleveland/Akron, Ohio market area. Under the terms of the three-year contract, BEAR will ...

KC Window Film Recognized as Growing Leader in Industry

June 20, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: KC WINDOW FILM RECEIVES RECOGNITION FROM 3M AS A GROWING LEADER OF THE WINDOW FILM INDUSTRY Kansas City, Missouri – June 2016 3M, a global innovation company that manufactures energy-efficient window film, has recently recognized KC Window Film with two outstanding awards. 3M awarded KC Window Film as a growing leader in the Window Film industry in ...

Overland Park Resident Kathryn A. Chaffee Graduates With Honors from Webb Institute

June 20, 2016

Contact: Kerri Allegretta, Director of Communications (516) 403-5392 or Taylor Adamczyk, Assistant Director of Communications (516) 403-5916 or Press Release For Immediate Release Monday June 20, 2016 Overland Park Resident Kathryn A. Chaffee Graduates With Honors from Webb Institute (See Attached) Photo caption: Overland Park resident, Kathryn A. Chaffee, Class of 2016, at Webb Institute in Glen Cove, ...

Park University Promotes Christensen to Chief of Staff

June 20, 2016

Laure Christensen has been promoted to the position of chief of staff at Park University. Christensen began her new duties on June 1. Christensen, who has served in the Office of the President at Park since 2008, previously served as special assistant to the president. She will remain a part of the University’s executive leadership team and will work closely ...

Huge vintage market with special guest The Pioneer Woman coming to Kansas City, MO

June 20, 2016

Jana Roach (208) 640-4823 KANSAS CITY, MO: The Vintage Whites Market, a top 5 traveling vintage/antique show in the US, is bringing their unique event to Kansas City, Missouri on August 26th and 27th. Special guest Ree Drummond, The Pioneer Woman from Food Network will be helping kick off the inaugural Kansas City show with a bang! She will ...

Law Clerks Join

June 20, 2016

The law firm of Martin, Pringle, Oliver, Wallace & Bauer, L.L.P is pleased to announce that William Nulton and Claudia Tran have joined the firm’s Kansas City and Overland Park office as summer law clerks. William Nulton recently completed his second year at the University of Missouri- Kansas City School of Law. William completed his Bachelor of Arts in Political ...

Stonecrest At Burlington Creek: Famous for their Golden Services

June 20, 2016

The Stonecrest senior living community in Kansas city is a leasing firm that is focusing on senior living markets in the center part of the United States. They always put their customer services on No.1 priority. They never give them cheap service because they operate their business relationships with golden rules. They provide different services to their customers like weekly ...

Celebrate National Pollinator Week with Puppet Show, Plant Giveaway and More at Powell Gardens!

June 19, 2016

Media Contact: Karen Case,, 816.697.2600 x236 In celebration of National Pollinator Week, which takes place June 20-26, 2016, enjoy these activities at Powell Gardens, Kansas City's botanical garden: Messner Family Farm Pop-Up Shop 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, June 22 Erik and Rachael Messner, owners of Messner Family Farm in Kansas City, Mo., are coming to Powell Gardens to share ...

KC Swim Academy Swim Team Sends Three Swimmers to U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Omaha

June 19, 2016

[Kansas City, KS] – Three members of the KC Swim Academy swim team will compete in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming in Omaha, Nebraska on June 26 through July 3 to earn a spot on the U.S. Olympic Swim Team. This is the highest amount that KC Swim Academy has ever qualified for the Olympic Trials. The three ...

Relief for Your Kansas Divorce Using Kansas City Divorce Attorney

June 19, 2016

Divorce is one of the hardest things you may ever go through in your life. You do not have to feel like you have got no one on your side. You need to seek out an attorney who is understanding, compassionate and caring. Attorney Shannon Sorensen ( is one of Kansas’s finest divorce attorneys; she understands how hard divorce can ...

Popular faith based film star from Kansas City getting noticed for secular movie roles

June 18, 2016

Horror/Comedy "Kudzu Zombies" taps Hollywood trained actor Michael Joiner to co-star. Michael Joiner has starred in about a dozen Christian films. He became somewhat of a "name" actor in that genre after landing the lead role in Sony Pictures "The Grace Card." That movie became what's known as a "sleeper" hit when it was introduced to theaters in 2011. Most ...

Kansas Prairie Storm competes in Iowa Granny Basketball Tournament

June 18, 2016

For more information, contact: Michele Clark (785) 409-2791 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2016 Kansas Prairie Storm competes in Iowa Granny Basketball Tournament Player receives Most Valuable Granny Award West Des Moines, Iowa – Eight Kansas women, ages 55 to 82, from Lawrence and Topeka came together to compete last weekend in the 2016 Iowa Senior Games’ State Granny ...

Trail ride for Local Kids with Cancer

June 17, 2016

June 25th come out to Big River Ranch, Lexington,Mo for the 4th Annual Trailride for Childhood Cancer. All the funds raised go to helping families right here in Kansas City!! We have three families we are helping at the moment. More waiting for help! Bailey Bennett lost her battle at age 8 but we fight on to help other kids! ...


June 17, 2016

A Fundraiser to Help Youth Sports Programs KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 17, 2016) - The Kansas City Royals are teaming up with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City to bring Herschel Walker to town in support of the Clubs’ youth sports programs. Heisman Trophy winning, professional football player, sprinter, Olympic bobsledder and mixed martial artist, Herschel Walker is ...

Morningside College student from Kansas City presents at conference

June 17, 2016

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (Morningside College) – Morningside College student Garrett Thomas, son of Terry and Mary Thomas of Kansas City, Mo., recently presented at the 2016 Annual Conference of the Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators in Oklahoma City, Okla. Thomas is a 2013 graduate of Staley High School. He gave a presentation at the conference titled “Gender Stereotypes in Advertising.” ...

Walk This Way: Summer Bible Experience

June 17, 2016

Be a part of the fun, mess, food, games and music as we learn more about Jesus this summer! Join us Sunday, July 24-Thursday, July 28 from 5:45-8:00 pm. There is no cost for this camp. Call 816-842-1175 for more information or to register children who completed PreK-5th grade in May.

Tutera Senior Living & Health Care To Break Ground on $40 Million Mission Chateau Senior Living Community in North Johnson County, Kansas

June 17, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 16, 2016) – Tutera Senior Living & Health Care will break ground on the new $40 millionMission Chateau Senior Living Community in Prairie Village, a suburb of North Johnson County, Kan. (85th Street and Mission Road). A groundbreaking event for the luxury development with local dignitaries is scheduled at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22. With ...

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