Heritage Tour to China presented to Altrusa

Jan. 30, 2015

(Kansas City, Missouri) – At the regular monthly meeting of the Altrusa International of Greater Kansas City in January, Bethany Stanley of Overland Park, KS presented a program on her family's “Heritage Trip to China.” Ms Stanley and her husband had adopted a Chinese infant more than ten years ago. Families that adopt Chinese infants are strongly encouraged to return ...

Summit Technology Academy Student Advance in National Cyber Security Competition

Jan. 29, 2015

AFA Contact: Lyndsey Akers Air Force Association 703.247.5847 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Local High School Students Advance as National Youth Cyber Defense Competition National Finalists Lee’s Summit, Missouri – A local team of students from Summit Technology Academy, in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, will head to the Washington, D.C. area March 11 – March 15, 2015 to compete in the CyberPatriot VII ...

CBC Real Estate Group Principal Inducted Into Midwest Commercial

Jan. 29, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 29, 2015) – CarrBaierCrandall (CBC) Real Estate Group is proud to announce that Rick Baier, Principal of CBC Real Estate Group and US Federal Properties Co. (USFP), has been inducted into the 5th Annual Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. One of 70 qualified real estate professionals who have made notable contributions to the industry, ...

Village Hospice earns Level 3 Distinction with We Honor Veterans Program

Jan. 29, 2015

Village Hospice, a service of John Knox Village in Lee's Summit, MO, is excited to announce it has achieved the Level 3 partnership in the We Honor Veterans a national program through the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. Organizations can reach up to a Level 4 in the We Honor Veterans program, as they complete required staff training programs, ...


Jan. 29, 2015

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Rebecca L. Gorley (314) 643-2463, rebecca@momedicaidcoalition.org ADVOCATES OF MEDICAID EXPANSION CANVASS IN KANSAS CITY AND STATEWIDE Supporters of Medicaid expansion take to the streets of legislator’s neighborhoods to urge action. Kansas City-- On Saturday, January 31, 2015, concerned Missourians and members of the Missouri Medicaid Coalition will participate in 23 neighborhood canvasses across the state, ...

DataMax/Unisource Document Products Winners Circle Achiever

Jan. 29, 2015

January 16, 2015, Lenexa Based DataMax/Unisource announced today that they have been named a 2014 Laserfiche Winners Circle Achiever. “Because Laserfiche is so simple to use and is such a forward thinking enterprise content management platform, we were able to transform many business operation centers for our customers. Accounting, Case Management and Contract Management were key areas of focus for ...

Local chiropractor providing support to City Union Mission.

Jan. 29, 2015

Blue Springs, MO. Dr. Michael R. Pardun invites the public to participate in a community service project to benefit the City Union Mission. During the entire month of February, new patients will receive care-including consultation, exam, and x-rays (if needed) and the Dr’s report of findings (normally up to a $280 value) at a greatly reduced fee of $14 in ...


Jan. 29, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Brian Van Note 913-660-9656 bvannote@morningstarcomm.com (Overland Park, Kan.) Jan. 29, 2015 — Intouch Solutions proudly announces its renewed partnership with Sitecore, the global leader in customer experience management. Intouch Solutions’ partnership terms include certification in both hosting and implementation of Sitecore solutions. This increased affiliation responds to a growing need amongst Intouch clients for a ...

The Starlite Theatre Launches Stellar New Lineup with Major Acts for 2015 Brand New “BootDaddy” Concert Series Rounds Out Grade A Country Lineup!

Jan. 29, 2015

For Immediate Release (Branson, MO) After an amazingly successful 2014 show season, the Starlite Theatre has packed even more top notch entertainment in for 2015! The biggest stars are back with lots of new surprises, including Grammy award winning artist Billy Dean with comedian Jarrett, The Texas Tenors of “America’s Got Talent” fame, YouTube sensation Paul Harris and the Cleverlys, ...

Maranatha Christian Academy Teacher Selected as a 2015 KAIRS Distinguished Teacher

Jan. 28, 2015

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Dr. Ronald Fritz, Maranatha Christian Academy Secondary Principal, fritzr@ma-kc.org, 913-631-0637 Nick Compagnone, KAIRS President, Superintendent of Schools, Catholic Diocese of Salina, nickcom@aol.com, 785-827-4200 Corey Nason Reese, KAIRS Communications Dir, crkairs@yahoo.com, 615-260-4227, www.kairs.org The Kansas Association of Independent and Religious Schools (KAIRS) has named Steve Gordon, director of bands and senior high vocal music, at Maranatha ...

Kansas City Organization Establishes Endowment Supporting National History Day In Missouri Schools

Jan. 28, 2015

Kansas City Chapter, Sons of the Revolution 1776, will provide nearly $50,000 to the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation at luncheon on Saturday, January 31, 2015. The National History Day in Missouri program celebrated annually in Missouri schools will receive a financial boost from an endowment being established by the Kansas City Chapter, Sons of the Revolution 1776 (KCSR). The ...

New Book Helps Children Have Happier and More Successful Lives

Jan. 28, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Book Helps Children Have Happier and More Successful Lives January 27, 2015 – Kansas City, MO – Author Stephany Hughes, Ph.D., shares her parenting experiences in her helpful book Mother as Emotional Coach: 8 Principles for Raising a Well-Adjusted Child. “I have always felt parents should have to earn a license before raising a family. Stephany’s ...

Kansas City’s SRA Insurance, an Assured Partners Company, adds Wichita firm

Jan. 28, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Dean Curtis AssuredPartners 407-708-0031 dcurtis@assuredptr.com AssuredPartners Acquires Wichita-based P&C Insurance Broker Chapple Insurance Group serves diversified clientele around the world LAKE MARY, Fla., January 27, 2015 — AssuredPartners Inc., one of the fastest growing independent insurance agencies in the nation, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Chapple Insurance Group, based in Wichita, Kansas. Chapple Insurance ...

Hazmat Training Comes to Kansas City

Jan. 28, 2015

January 28, 2015? When workers handle hazardous waste or ship hazardous materials, training is not just a good idea, it’s the law. According to the EPA, workers who handle hazardous waste must be trained annually, and the federal DOT requires that workers involved in the shipment of hazardous materials be trained at least every three years. Many workers never get ...

Bukaty Companies Financial Services Acquires Denver Firms

Jan. 28, 2015

Bukaty Companies Financial Services announces the expansion of its Denver office with the acquisitions of Investment Management Consultants Limited and 401K Squared. The addition of the Littleton, Colorado, companies brings a total of 60 retirement plans under management and 210 high-net-worth clients to Bukaty Companies’ Denver offices. Bukaty will have eight employees in the region, and growth will continue with ...

Newly Appointed Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Concertmaster and Park University Student Radzynski to Perform Free Concert

Jan. 28, 2015

Parkville, Mo.—Jan. 28, 2015 — David Radzynski, a Park University International Center for Music graduate student and recently appointed concertmaster of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, will perform a concert on Friday, Feb. 13, at 7:30 p.m., in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. The performance is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Radzynski, ...

Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star Wins Second Place Award from the National Association of Home Builders

Jan. 27, 2015

Prestigious industry recognition for Senior Star brings awareness to their quality and innovation KANSAS CITY, MO (January 27, 2015) – Senior Star is pleased to announce that their housing community in the Northland, Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star, has won second place in the 2015 Best of 50+ Housing Awards competition. Senior Star’s interior design ...

MOPS at Linden Baptist Church

Jan. 27, 2015

What is MOPS? Moms give so much of themselves...their time, their love, their energy. A MOPS group is a place for moms to receive. Receive the gifts of other moms' stories, letting them know that they are not alone. A space to relax and breathe, to laugh, and enjoy a hot cup of coffee. MOPS stands for Mothers of Preschoolers, ...

Mark Rezac Wins Honor Club Top Prize in Curtis 1000 Competition

Jan. 27, 2015

Duluth, Georgia, USA – Mark Rezac, a resident of Kansas City (KS), has won first place in Curtis 1000’s Platinum Medallion Club monthly competition. A business solutions consultant for the company since 1984, Mark achieved 141 percent of plan based on overall customer satisfaction, selling to industry/market needs, and providing innovative ideas custom-tailored for each client. Mark can be reached ...

Community Listening Session (Fort Riley)

Jan. 27, 2015

FORT RILEY, Kansas – The future of Fort Riley is the topic of discussion at a U.S. Army Community Listening Session (Town Hall) Monday, Feb. 9, at 3:30 p.m. at the Geary County Convention Center in Junction City. The purpose of the session is to facilitate dialogue and exchange information—and capture the community’s perspective—on the fiscal impact of reducing Army ...

Smith & Loveless Inc. Acquires Schloss Engineered Equipment Inc.

Jan. 26, 2015

LENEXA, Kan. January 26, 2015 – Smith & Loveless Inc., the global leader in advanced grit removal and handling technology, announces the asset acquisition of longtime headworks equipment designer Schloss Engineered Equipment Inc., Aurora, Colo. The parties agreed not to disclose the terms of the acquisition. The acquisition supports Smith & Loveless’ strategy of augmenting its market leadership in wastewater ...

Lever1 Invests in Career Advancement of KC Professionals

Jan. 26, 2015

Lever1 has partnered with Baker University to help clients and employees take a convenient step toward career advancement in 2015 and beyond. In addition to a 10 percent tuition discount, Lever1-affiliated students will receive access to flexible degree options—a continuing education opportunity that will improve their professional confidence and value. Convenient Career Advancement “We believe working adults deserve an opportunity ...

Lenexa’s Michael Brickman Named Deputy Comptroller for Special Supervision

Jan. 26, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NR 2015-8 Contact: Bryan Hubbard January 26, 2015 (202) 649-6870 WASHINGTON — Michael Brickman today was named to be Deputy Comptroller for Special Supervision at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). As Deputy Comptroller of Special Supervision, Mr. Brickman will oversee the supervision of the OCC's most critical problem midsize and community banks as ...

US News and World Report Ranks Graceland University’s Online Masters Programs In the Top Ten in the Country and the Best in Missouri

Jan. 26, 2015

Contact: Drew Schaefer FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel: 816-833-0524 ext. 4715 Email:dschaefe@graceland.edu Independence, MO– January 10, 2015 – Graceland University’s Master’s programs in education and nursing were ranked in the top 10 Best Online Programs in the country by the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings edition of the Best Online Education Programs. Graceland’s Online Masters Programs’ rankings are: • ...

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