Belton Fall Festival Sept. 11-12, 2015 Musical Lineup

July 27, 2015

The 12th Annual Belton Fall Festival is Friday, Sept. 11th & Saturday, Sept. 12th on Belton’s Historic Main Street. This year’s Festival features a variety of entertainment including 11 local and regional bands, groups and solo artists. The festival opens at 4:00pm on Friday, Sept. 11th. Opening Ceremonies are set for 5:00pm with a flag presentation followed by comments by ...

Midas Franchisees Drive Out Hunger in Kansas City

July 27, 2015

This summer, Midas franchisees launched the Drive Out Hunger #1Mile1Meal Food Truck in their local communities. Over 40 days, the truck traveled more than 10,000 miles, collecting food and funds for hunger relief in 25 cities throughout the nation. In Kansas City, more than 382,070 people are food insecure and missing an estimated 67.6 million meals annually. At the Midas ...

Belton Fall Festival Sept. 11-12, 2015 Musical Lineup

July 27, 2015

The 12th Annual Belton Fall Festival is Friday, Sept. 11th & Saturday, Sept. 12th on Belton’s Historic Main Street. This year’s Festival features a variety of entertainment including 11 local and regional bands, groups and solo artists. The festival opens at 4:00pm on Friday, Sept. 11th. Opening Ceremonies are set for 5:00pm with a flag presentation followed by comments by ...

KDOL Honors Four Outstanding Employees

July 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 27, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Barbara Hersh: 785-296-0901 barbara.hersh@dol.ks.gov KDOL Honors Four Outstanding Employees TOPEKA, Kan. – The Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) is proud to announce recipients in its Employee Recognition and Award Program. Chastity Dexter, Dennis Burk, Curtis Gregory and Mason Jackson were honored for their outstanding performance. The KDOL Award program is ...

TOP HEALTHCARE DESIGNER, JOHN CASTORINA, JOINS HOEFER WYSOCKI ARCHITECTURE AS PARTNER

July 27, 2015

July 27, 2015 (Kansas City, MO) – Kansas City and Dallas-based firm Hoefer Wysocki Architecture is pleased to announce the addition of a new Partner, internationally known healthcare designer, John Castorina. Castorina comes from RTKL Associates, one of the top healthcare design firms in the nation and brings 30 years of design experience. For the past 15 years, he led ...

Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run 2015

July 27, 2015

Alexis Rewalt invites you to join us on Saturday, September 26th of 2015, at Shelter #8 in Shawnee Mission Park, for the Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run 2015. Proceeds of this event will benefit the Saint Luke’s Muriel I. Kauffman Women’s Heart Center. This is the Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run event to benefit, and draw ...

VeriShip Announces New Product

July 27, 2015

VeriShip Intelligence Platform Launched This Week Kansas City, Mo. – VeriShip, a Kansas City-based parcel audit and intelligence company recently launched a new product, the VeriShip Intelligence Platform™ (VIP). VIP is a cloud-based parcel intelligence platform that makes it easy for companies to understand complex data points and use that information to uncover massive savings opportunities. VIP offers access to ...

Camp Fire turns theory into practice to build a nation of thriving youth

July 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2015 For more information, please contact: Cheryl Kravitz 301-580-8905 Crk725@aol.com [Kansas City, Mo.] Camp Fire National Headquarters (Camp Fire) has announced the results of a three-year concerted effort to bridge research that practiced training its youth development staff and volunteers to guide youth toward a thriving trajectory. The endeavor determined if youth thriving indicators could ...

KCU Looks to the Future with Workday

July 27, 2015

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) today announced it has selected Workday Financial Management and Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) to replace its legacy systems for finance and HR. Delivered in the cloud, Workday will give KCU a flexible technology foundation across its campuses and the insight required to cultivate the success of its students, faculty, and staff ...

Michael Collins Elected Chair of Park University’s Board of Trustees

July 27, 2015

Michael Collins, a 2004 Park University graduate and resident of Kansas City, Mo., has been elected chair of Park’s Board of Trustees for 2015-16. Collins is the president and chief executive officer of the Port Authority of Kansas City, Mo. The Board of Trustees, which is comprised of alumni, business, civic and philanthropic leaders, and other constituents who advocate on ...

Versatile and Comfortable Women’s Clothing for Professionals

July 26, 2015

Prairie Village, KS, March 9, 2015 – A portion of the population can wear workout clothes all day. Don’t we wish we all could? But workout wear doesn’t bridge the gap for professionals. RenWalla is a new women’s apparel company creating interchangeable pieces that fit a busy lifestyle and feature comfort comparable with workout wear. Gina Hohl and Rachel McTarsney, ...

Local Women Look to Make Their Mark in Uniforms and on Kansas City

July 26, 2015

Prairie Village, KS, March 9, 2015 - Scrubs have been the staple of medical offices for decades. Scrubs are traditionally a simply sewn cotton that is significantly larger than the person wearing it. Kansas City natives, Gina Hohl and Rachel McTarsney, are interested in changing the medical uniform. “There will always be a great need for scrubs, in operating rooms ...

Kansas City Women Re-define Value in Medical Uniforms

July 26, 2015

Prairie Village, KS, March 9, 2015 - “A friend told me recently: “RenWalla is the little black dress of medical uniforms” and she is right it is in-valuable to throw on a RenWalla uniform and immediately look more sophisticated,” says Rachel McTarsney, co-owner of RenWalla, a new uniforms company based in Prairie Village, KS. Many people are used to buying ...

Midwest Huntfest 2015!

July 24, 2015

www.midwesthuntfest.com The Midwest Hunt Fest returns for its 4th year! It is the premier outdoors sportsman’s consumer expo in America’s heartland. Join outfitters, anglers, guides, and industry experts August 14th – 16th at Century II Expo Hall in Wichita Kansas. Whatever you enjoy outdoors, your season starts here! Everything great about the outdoors is at the Midwest Hunt Fest: Hunts ...

Don’s Body Shop Earns Certification From Top Automakers

July 24, 2015

Local Business Recognized As Certified Collision Care Provider by Major Automakers Olathe, KS – July 24, 2015 Between 2013 and 2016, over 240 automotive brands are being redesigned or reintroduced using advanced materials and technology making this new generation of vehicles both lighter and safer. Most newsworthy has been the radically redesigned 2015 Ford F150, built with innovative, high-strength, military ...

Jehovah’s Witnesses Welcome All to 2015 “Imitate Jesus!” Convention

July 24, 2015

For Immediate Release July 24, 2015 INDEPENDENCE, MO—Jehovah’s Witnesses will soon hold their annual conventions at the Independence Event Center. They extend an open invitation for all to attend. The theme of this year’s program is “Imitate Jesus!” Gregory L. Chancellor, a convention spokesman, states: “Jesus, the founder of Christianity, is widely considered as one of the most influential and ...

Mental Health Classes for Families

July 23, 2015

NAMI of Greater Kansas City, the local organization of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer its Family-to-Family Education Program beginning September, 2015. NAMI Family-to-Family is a free 12-session education program for family caregivers of adults living with mental illness. Mental illness includes major depression, major anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), borderline personality disorder and schizophrenia. ...

Woman In The Pulpit By Margaree Mitchell Explores Challenges Faced By Female Pastors

July 23, 2015

Kansas City – Woman In The Pulpit, a novel by Margaree Mitchell, explores the world of female pastors. Grace Alexander, fresh out of seminary, arrives in Piney Woods, Tennessee bent on changing things in the staid community. But Thomas Haliburton and the male Ministerial Alliance believe that women should not be pastors. They do everything in their power to make ...

James Patterson Day at Barnes & Noble

July 23, 2015

Barnes & Noble Independence 19120 E. 39th St. Independence, MO 64057 816-795-9878 James Patterson Day – Sunday, July 26 James Patterson puts the pop! in popular fiction, and we’re celebrating America’s bestselling author and his expansive body of work and enduring talent with a special James Patterson Day on Sunday, July 26. James Patterson Day features an incredible in-store only ...

Vinyl Day at Barnes & Noble

July 23, 2015

Barnes & Noble Independence 19120 E. 39th St. Independence, MO 64057 816-795-9878 Vinyl Day – Saturday, July 25 Vinyl is back and better than ever, and from classic albums to new releases, the popularity of vinyl continues to grow. To celebrate, Barnes & Noble is hosting a special Vinyl Day on Saturday, July 25, at stores nationwide in which fans ...

Fangirl Friday at Barnes & Noble

July 23, 2015

Barnes & Noble Booksellers 2732 19120 E. 39th St. Independence, MO 64057 816-795-9878 Fangirl Friday – Friday, July 24, at 7 p.m. Barnes & Noble Independence is calling all fangirls for a special Fangirl Friday meet-up on Friday, July 24, at 7pm, to celebrate fandom. From “Potterheads” to “Whovians” to YA Booklovers, there’s a fandom for everyone, and Barnes & ...

MEDiAHEAD Receives National Certification as Women Owned Business

July 23, 2015

Kansas City, MO. – July 22, 2015 – MEDiAHEAD!, a business specializing in, ?printing and building asset management tools for clients, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC’s national standard of certification is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is ...

Attention: Patriotic Event

July 23, 2015

KC Star, If you cover events supporting our military Combat Wounded please consider this event. Chapter 821 Military Order of the Purple Heart, Paul C. Starchman, Commander Chapter 821, Joplin, MO and Department of Missouri Military Order of the Purple Heart, in conjunction with Max Ford of Harrisonville, MO, announces the Grand Opening of The Purple Heart Trail Corridor I-49/71 ...


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