Tutera Senior Living & Health Care Hires HR Pro Leslie Young to Lead New Initiatives to Become Employer of Choice

May 25, 2015

Young brings 20+ years of HR expertise in senior living to Tutera with plans underway to implement new HR model, mentoring and incentive programs, and employee satisfaction survey With a dedicated focus to become an employer of choice, Tutera Senior Living & Health Care has hired Leslie Young as director of human resources operations. Young will lead Tutera’s expansion of ...

Small Business Sun Cedar Turns Lives Around

May 24, 2015

Sun Cedar is turning traditional business thinking on its head. This small company from Lawrence, Kansas, is a response to “unemployable” individuals and other folks in transition, who deserve a chance to rebuild their lives. The company hires only those who can’t find employment elsewhere due to the stigma of homelessness or a criminal record. “We’re not giving upon these ...

Sara Wolverton, Personal Trainer at Jennifer Shelton Balance achieves ACSM certification

May 24, 2015

Jennifer Shelton Balance is pleased to announce Sara Wolverton has achieved her American College of Sports Medicine certification. Jennifer Shelton Balance works throughout the Kansas City Metro with clients in all phases of moving towards healthier lifestyles. The Jennifer Shelton Balance organization believes that in finding balance in every aspect of life you are able to achieve a healthier, happier ...

A Toast to Summer with Thomas Arvid at Prairiebrooke Gallery

May 24, 2015

Overland Park, KS - Join Thomas Arvid for an exclusive gallery event at Prairiebrooke Gallery and meet America's Preeminent Painter of Wine while enjoying an evening of fine art and fine wine tastings. This artful event benefits First Downs for Down Syndrome, a non-profit organization that teams with the Kansas City Chiefs Offensive Line to raise money and awareness for ...

Kansas City Muslim Community - Candidates Endorsement for Municipal Election 2015

May 23, 2015

On May 23rd 2015, a month before the election, the Greater Kansas City Muslim Community - AMPAC' KC announced the endorsement for Kansas City Municipal General Election on June 23, 2015. The American Muslim Political Action Committee - AMPAC is pleased to publish it's endorsements today. Here is the link for Youtube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=48&v=0DberLz7gZU Endorsement details: Kansas City Muslim Community ...

Author’s book benefits American Legion.

May 22, 2015

Author’s book benefits American Legion. Contact: Jim Odom (417) 268-8808 Email: jimodombooks@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Springfield, MO – 05/22/2015 Jim Odom of Springfield, Missouri has published a new book titled I’m A BRAT, a story about a ten-year-old child in a military family, David Boyer, who has just moved for what seems like the millionth time. After a year with ...

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Assn Wreath laying ceremony

May 22, 2015

KCI Expo Center to host 2015 Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association National Meeting June 24-27th The 2015 Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) National meeting will bring 2,500+ visitors to the KCI Expo Center and associated Kansas City hotels June 24-27th. Attendees will participate in organized rides throughout the Kansas City area; partake in a wreath laying ceremony at the WWI Liberty ...

The Whirling Dervishes of Rumi,

May 22, 2015

WHO: Dialogue Institute Kansas City WHAT: Whirling Dervishes of RUMI WHEN & WHERE: Music Hall, Kansas City MO September 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM Lied Center, Lawrence KS September 20, 2015 at 6:30 PM EVENT: The Whirling Dervish Performance of Rumi is a celebration of existence, performed by members of a branch of the Sufi order, which was founded in ...

Maxus Realty Trust, Inc. Dividend

May 22, 2015

North Kansas City, MO – May 22, 2015 – Maxus Realty Trust, Inc. (“MRTI”), a real estate investment trust with corporate headquarters located in North Kansas City, MO, announced today that the Board of Trustees approved and declared a regular monthly cash dividend of $0.25 per share of common stock. The dividend represents an annualized dividend of $3.00 per common ...

Lee Summit Teenager Writes “Hope Again” Song to Raise Funds for School in Uganda

May 22, 2015

Kansas City MO. – Samuel Noel was 16 when he wrote “Hope Again” to bring hope again to the children in Africa. He was inspired while learning of their battle against Malaria. With the chorus in Swahili, Noel wrote the lyrics based on Psalm 91 and the arrangement with an African percussion flair. “When I heard about that there wasn't ...

Experts Encourage Kansas City Metro Area Families to Bring Back the Sunday Dinner

May 22, 2015

Experts Encourage Kansas City Metro Area Families to Bring Back the Sunday Dinner New Effort Benefits Area Seniors and Meals on Wheels Steve Boos from the Kansas City metro area is on a mission to see more families share sit-down Sunday dinners with their senior loved ones. The reason? New research shows that 50 percent of surveyed families living near ...

TITLE MMA Announces Long-term Sponsorship Deal

May 21, 2015

Kansas City-based combat sports brand invests in local fighting promotion Kansas City, Mo. – TITLE MMA, headquartered in Lenexa, Kan., is teaming up with Shamrock FC, a Kansas City/St. Louis-based mixed martial arts promotions company, for six upcoming professional fight events taking place at Ameristar Casino, located at 3200 N. Ameristar Dr. in Kansas City. The first event is on ...

SCARBROUGH ACQUIRE LAREDO BECNEL INC. AND DESPACHOS HUGO S.C. TO EXPAND NAFTA OPERATIONS

May 21, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri - May 21, 2015– Scarbrough International, Ltd. a Kansas City, MO. based International Logistics and US Customs Brokerage firm has accepted terms to acquire both Laredo Becnel Inc. a Laredo, TX based US Customs Broker and Despachos HuGo S.C. a Nuevo Laredo, Mexico based Customs Brokerage and Logistics Firm. This strategic acquisition will expand Scarbrough’s capability throughout ...

KEY ASTHMA BUDGET ITEM SIGNED INTO LAW IN MISSOURI

May 21, 2015

(ST. LOUIS, MO) — Medicaid will begin reimbursing Missouri healthcare providers that perform home assessments and asthma education to high-risk children with severe asthma, beginning July 1, 2015. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon approved a $500,000 line item in the state’s budget to provide for these reimbursements. Missouri is one of a small number of states to pass legislation directly in ...

Spectrum Fantastic Art Live Returning to Kansas City this Memorial Day Weekend

May 21, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: SHENA WOLF/Spectrum Fantastic Art Live! shena.wolf@spectrumfantasticartlive.com www.spectrumfantasticartlive.com SPECTRUM FANTASTIC ART LIVE RETURNING TO KANSAS CITY Kansas City, Missouri, – Spectrum Fantastic Art Live will return to Bartle Hall, Ballrooms 2103 A, B and C, in downtown Kansas City May 22-24. It will feature some of the world’s most popular and influential creators of fantastic-themed art exhibiting ...

INTOUCH SOLUTIONS PROMOTES MULTIPLE KANSAS CITY EMPLOYEES

May 21, 2015

KANSAS CITY (May 21, 2015) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of six employees in its Overland Park, Kan., office. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes within the 600-person firm. The six employees include: Rachael Breidenthal, senior art director, has worked as an ...

Award-winning iPad application aimed at helping kids learn to read

May 21, 2015

Award-winning iPad application aimed at helping kids learn to read May 15, 2015 - Northampton, Mass. – This month, Pioneer Valley Books was honored with an award from the 58th Annual New England Book Show, held in Boston, Massachusetts. The judges noted the app’s clean design, and age-appropriate typeface and imagery. Pioneer Valley Books, a long-time publisher of fiction and ...

Judith Mackey: Summer Art Exhibition

May 21, 2015

A collection of new works from the Artist of the Flint Hills at her studio gallery in Cottonwood Falls. Thunderheads, prairie fires, snowscapes, ranchers, spring flowers, woodlands, and massive sunsets. Come and enjoy Judith's artwork during the weekend of the Symphony in the Flint Hills on June 13th. Flint Hills Gallery - Studio of Judith Mackey 321 Broadway Street Cottonwood ...

Making a Difference program for pre- and young teens set for June 16

May 21, 2015

If you need a way to start a discussion of sexuality with your preteen or young teenager, a program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District in association with the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment can help. This free program is called Making a Difference - Teen Pregnancy & STD Prevention Class and is for ...

50 Plus plans new social outing to Prairiefire on June 16

May 21, 2015

Participants can discover one of the area's newest shopping, dining, and entertainment districts during a new mid-June social outing being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Prairiefire Lunch and Chocolates or Gelato is the name of this program. Participants will have lunch at the Paradise Diner, and then get about 30 minutes ...

Family Kayak lessons offered on June 13 at Shawnee Mission Park

May 21, 2015

Learn the basics of flatwater kayaking through an introductory workshop being offered twice in mid June in Shawnee Mission Park by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Family Kayak Lessons are for ages 10 and up and are designed for beginners. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The program will feature a combination of lecture and ...

Mario Galan, Executive Chef from Avenues Bistro to Participate in Taste of KC

May 21, 2015

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 20, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Yolanda Bordallo Marketing Manager yo@makedigitalgroup.com (816) 929-0711 Mario Galan, Executive Chef from Avenues Bistro to Participate in Taste of KC KANSAS CITY, Mo.? Executive Chef, Mario Galan, from Avenues Bistro in Brookside will be battling for the Gold Fork on Thursday, May 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Live Block ...

K-State Family of the Year applications sought

May 21, 2015

Contact Person: Kaylee Engle, 620-794-8070, ksengle@ksu.edu Release written by K-State Alumni Communications The Chimes Junior Honorary is seeking applications for the “Family of the Year” program, which recognizes families who have demonstrated their dedication to the K-State community and carry on the Wildcat legacy. Selected by a committee, the winning family will be recognized as the K-State Family of the ...

Eastern Independence Rotary Make Impact For Kids

May 21, 2015

The Eastern Independence Rotary Club purchased $6,000 worth of pool equipment for the Rotary Youth Camp in Lee's Summit, MO. On Saturday, May 16, 2015, club members were on hand to unpack and set up the pool equipment to get the area ready for the thousands of campers this summer. "Our club is so happy to be able to support ...


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