Director’s Creativity Showcase to Feature Artwork of Individuals with Disabilities

Nov. 20, 2014

MEDIA ALERT Media Contact: Micki Keim Vice President, Marketing & Communications Office: 314-394-7019 Cell: 314-791-9948 micki.keim@esmw.org For Immediate Release Easter Seals Midwest to Host Director’s Creativity Showcase to Feature Artwork of Individuals with Disabilities Join Us for a Reception, Photography and Interview Opportunities What: The 36th Annual Director’s Creativity Showcase featuring the talents of individuals with mental illness, developmental disabilities ...

Soldiers learn to master fitness

Nov. 20, 2014

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI 65473 VOICE: 573-563-4145 FAX: 573.563-4012 BY: Melissa Buckley EMAIL: shatara.r.seymour.civ@mail.mil FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – The difference between a pushup and an eight-count pushup is a higher Army Physical Fitness Test score. That knowledge and other secrets were unveiled as the U.S. Army Physical Fitness School conducted a four-week class on Fort Leonard ...

More than 1,800 pies, 4 tons of turkey to be gobbled up by some 10,000 people for Thanksgiving

Nov. 20, 2014

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI 65473 VOICE: 573-563-4145 FAX: 573.563-4012 BY: Melissa Buckley EMAIL: shatara.r.seymour.civ@mail.mil FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – Fort Leonard Wood is scheduled to celebrate Thanksgiving with a traditional Thanksgiving meal served in 10 dining facilities. William Moffitt, Installation Food Program manager, said he expects to serve about 10,000 people during the celebratory ...

AEI Consultants Expands Into Midwest With New Kansas City Office

Nov. 20, 2014

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., November 19, 2014—AEI Consultants, an industry leader in environmental and engineering services, has opened a new Kansas City office to serve the needs of commercial real estate lenders and investors, commercial/industrial building owners, and real estate professionals. Strategically located in the Financial Plaza II Building, this is the firm’s 20th office across the United States. The addition ...

Tony Jones CBE to join the Kansas City Art Institute as interim president

Nov. 20, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Nov. 20, 2014) — Tony Jones CBE, chancellor and president emeritus of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will join the Kansas City Art Institute Dec. 3 as the college’s full-time interim president. Jones will take the reins from C. Stephen Metzler, chair of the KCAI board of trustees, who has served as interim president ...

JobOne Party with a Purpose

Nov. 20, 2014

November 20, 2014 Aaron Martin, CEO, JobOne Office: 816.763.7822, ext. 703 | Cell: 816.898.1212 | amartin@job1one.org INDEPENDENCE, BLUE SPRINGS & GRANDVIEW, MISSOURI – Company holiday parties may seem like a nuisance for many during the busy holiday season. But for the employees and staff of JobOne, their “Shining Stars” celebration is a cherished event with anticipation growing months in advance. ...

Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star Hosts Program for Alzheimer’s Sufferers and their Caregivers on December 2

Nov. 20, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO (November 20, 2014) – Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star holding a special program designed for all caregivers and those suffering from dementia from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, December 2 at 6460 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City. This program is dual fold – persons with dementia will have the opportunity ...

DURHAM SCHOOL SERVICES HONORED BY BLUE VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Nov. 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Molly Hart, 630.821.5711 Thursday, November 20, 2014 molly.hart@nationalexpresscorp.com DURHAM SCHOOL SERVICES HONORED BY BLUE VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT Warrenville, Ill. – Durham School Services, a leader in school transportation, was honored this month by the Blue Valley School District in Overland Park, Kansas as a ‘2014 Friend of Education’ for its excellent service to the district ...

Park University Seniors to Exhibit Artwork in Campanella Gallery

Nov. 20, 2014

The artwork of three Park University seniors will be on display at the Campanella Gallery on the University’s Parkville Campus from Monday, Dec. 1, to Tuesday, Jan. 6. A reception will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 2, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., in the Gallery. Students exhibiting their work are: Andrew McEachron, a secondary education/K-12 art major from Kansas City, ...

Breakfast With Santa for ages 3-5 offered at Ernie Miller Nature Center on Dec. 13

Nov. 20, 2014

Children three to five can bring a parent and enjoy a morning meal followed by a visit with Santa during a program called Breakfast With Santa being presented by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Breakfast will take place beginning at 9 a.m. at the Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 N. Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe. After a breakfast of ...

Kids can do their shopping at Holiday Marketplace at RPCC on Dec. 13

Nov. 20, 2014

A festive holiday morning is planned at the Roeland Park Community Center on Dec. 13 when kids can do their Christmas shopping during a special event being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Now in its second year, Holiday Marketplace is the name of this event, which will take place from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, ...

Sock hop murder mystery event is Dec. 12 at Mill Creek Activity Center

Nov. 20, 2014

A 1950’s sock hop is the setting for a murder mystery event being planned by JCPRD’s 50 Plus department. The event, called Murder Mystery Sock Hop, promises a fun evening with dinner and interactive entertainment. Tuesday, Dec. 9, is the registration deadline for this event, which will take place on Friday, Dec. 12. “Participants will enjoy playing a character from ...

Pickleball Tournament is Dec. 12 at Jewish Community Center

Nov. 20, 2014

Friday, Dec. 5, is the registration deadline for a Pickleball Tournament being presented in early December by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This event will take place beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 12, at the Jewish Community Center, 5801 W. 115th St., Overland Park. This second annual tournament will present awards ...

Dec. 6 KC WildLands Native Christmas Tree Event planned at Mildale Farm site

Nov. 20, 2014

Kansas City WildLands, in partnership with Johnson County Park & Recreation District, is again offering the public an opportunity to remove invasive red cedars and take them home to decorate for the holidays! This year's event will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, at Mildale Farm – a JCPRD site - 35250 W 199th ...

Registrations Now Being Taken for youth Winter Volleyball League

Nov. 20, 2014

Dec. 5 is the early bird registration deadline for a Winter Volleyball League for youth being offered at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s New Century Fieldhouse, 551 New Century Parkway, near Gardner. This doubleheader 12-match program is for boys and girls grades three through eight. Both individual and team registrations will be accepted. Play will begin Jan. 11 ...

Love in the Afternoon programs for 50 Plus to feature great music and cuisine on Dec. 2 & 11

Nov. 20, 2014

A lunch program featuring fine cuisine and exceptional music is being offered twice in early December by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's 50 Plus Department. The event is called Love in the Afternoon. All programs begin at noon. The first program will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at Colonial Presbyterian Church, 9500 Wornall, Kansas City, Mo. and ...

IS YOUR HOME HEATING SYSTEM SAFE AND READY FOR WINTER? Vatterott College Instructor Offers Winterizing Advice and Safety Tips

Nov. 20, 2014

(Kansas City, MO) – The Old Farmer's Almanac is predicting another winter of arctic blasts and above-normal snowfall across the country. With winter and plunging temperatures fast approaching, now is the time to ensure that your furnace and other heating units are safe and ready. Heating can account for almost half of the average family's winter energy bill, according to ...

Tony Jones CBE to join the Kansas City Art Institute as interim president

Nov. 20, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Nov. 20, 2014) — Tony Jones CBE, chancellor and president emeritus of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will join the Kansas City Art Institute Dec. 3 as the college’s full-time interim president. Jones will take the reins from C. Stephen Metzler, chair of the KCAI board of trustees, who has served as interim president ...

KWU Emergency Management Degree in Top 20 Best Affordable Programs in the Nation

Nov. 20, 2014

TO: News Editors Dear Editors, My apologies if you have already received this great KWU news. I want to be sure everyone is informed. We are excited to announce that Kansas Wesleyan University’s Emergency Management bachelor’s degree program has been named one of the Top 20 best affordable programs in the nation by Emergency Management Degree Program Guide. Their list ...

Urban League of Greater Kansas City Hosts Annual Difference Maker Awards Day Luncheon and Fireside Chat

Nov. 20, 2014

Contact: Gwen Grant For: Urban League of Kansas City Phone: 816.471.0550 Email: ggrant@ulkc.org Fireside chat features 2014 Difference Makers: Darryl Forte, Kansas City Chief of Police and Benjamin Crump of ParksCrump LLC. Kansas City, Mo. (Nov. 20, 2014) – The Urban League of Greater Kansas City proudly announces its Annual Difference Maker Awards Day Luncheon and Fireside Chat. The luncheon ...

Pandurang Chillal, MD to Join Kansas City Internal Medicine - Kansas City’s Largest Independent Internal Medicine Practice

Nov. 20, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri: Kansas City Internal Medicine (KCIM) is proud to announce that Pandurang Chillal, MD will join the practice beginning in January of 2015. Dr. Chillal comes to KCIM from a 30 years of experience in Internal Medicine in the states of Illinois and Kansas. Most recently, Dr. Chillal has been in practice in Coffeyville, Kansas. Dr. Chillal graduated ...

Local Athletes Picked For TEAM USA

Nov. 20, 2014

Olathe North & Olathe Northwest Graduates, Both KU Alumni, Will Represent TEAM USA In International Ju-Jitsu Competition At The 2014 World Championships - Paris, France - November 28th - 30th IMMEDIATE MEDIA PRESS RELEASE By Bob Boggs kenukan@aol.com - 913-782-5425 November 17, 2014 Travis Boggs, a Graduate of the KU School of Business (2006), and Owner / Chief Instructor of ...

MISSING CHILD, 16 Nathaniel Dance- Independence Missouri

Nov. 19, 2014

NATHANIEL DANCE – AGE 16 Nathaniel Dance, age 16, was last seen on October 19, 2014 in Independence, MO. He is 5’11” tall, weighs 175 lbs, has blue eyes, and sandy blonde hair. If you have any information contact Officer Royster of the Independence Police Department at (816) 325-7346 or Private Investigator Malinda Holloway at (316) 204-8967. Law Enforcement Case ...


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