Rockhurst High School student recognized for international achievement

March 3, 2015

Contact: For Immediate Release Anna Lambertson International Relations Council 785-506-3573 alambertson@irckc.org Rockhurst High School student recognized for international achievement Zachary Klamann to receive 2nd place in Eliot S. Berkley scholarship competition The International Relations Council - a 60-year old organization with headquarters in Kansas City, MO - has announced the winners of the 2014/2015 Eliot S. Berkley award. Zachary Klamann, ...

Missouri AfterSchool Network releases legislative district reports

March 3, 2015

On March 5th, the Missouri AfterSchool Network will hold an event at the Truman Building in Jefferson City to release “The State of Afterschool,” legislative district-specific reports on afterschool supply and demand in Missouri. The event will take place at 12:30 pm as part of the organization’s full-day summit, and will include remarks from MASN Executive Director Terri Foulkes and ...

Shelly Doucet Joins Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge Class of 2015

March 2, 2015

[March 2, 2015; Columbia, Mo] – Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Shelly Doucet as a Challenger in the class of 2015. Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is the state’s premier leadership organization designed to bring together women leaders from global corporations, small business, academia, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The mission of Greater Missouri Leadership ...

Robin Potts Joins Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge Class of 2015

March 2, 2015

[March 2, 2015; Columbia, Mo] – Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Robin Potts as a Challenger in the class of 2015. Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is the state’s premier leadership organization designed to bring together women leaders from global corporations, small business, academia, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The mission of Greater Missouri Leadership ...

Jeanette Koster Joins Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge Class of 2015

March 2, 2015

[March 2, 2015; Columbia, Mo] – Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Jeanette Koster as a Challenger in the class of 2015. Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is the state’s premier leadership organization designed to bring together women leaders from global corporations, small business, academia, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The mission of Greater Missouri Leadership ...

Diane Burnette Joins Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge Class of 2015

March 2, 2015

[March 2, 2015; Columbia, Mo] – Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Diane Burnette as a Challenger in the class of 2015. Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is the state’s premier leadership organization designed to bring together women leaders from global corporations, small business, academia, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The mission of Greater Missouri Leadership ...

Carolyn Chrisman Joins Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge Class of 2015

March 2, 2015

[March 2, 2015; Columbia, Mo] – Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Carolyn Chrisman as a Challenger in the class of 2015. Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is the state’s premier leadership organization designed to bring together women leaders from global corporations, small business, academia, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The mission of Greater Missouri Leadership ...

Amber Bourek Joins Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge Class of 2015

March 2, 2015

[March 2, 2015; Columbia, Mo] – Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Amber Bourek as a Challenger in the class of 2015. Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation is the state’s premier leadership organization designed to bring together women leaders from global corporations, small business, academia, government agencies and non-profit organizations. The mission of Greater Missouri Leadership ...

League of Women Voters to Host Candidate Forums

March 2, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, Mid-Continent Public Library and the League of Women Voters of Kansas City, Jackson, Clay and Platte Counties, will co-sponsor a Candidates’ Forum for Kansas City City Council Districts 1 and 2 at the Woodneath Library, 8900 N. Flintlock Rd., in Kansas City. Starting at 7:00 pm, candidates will respond to written questions from the audience. The forum ...

Attend Rock Chalk Revue at the University of Kansas This Weekend

March 2, 2015

Tickets for the 66th Annual Rock Chalk Revue Now On Sale Lawrence – Tickets for the 66th annual Rock Chalk Revue, a series of original musicals put on by University of Kansas living organizations, can now be purchased at lied.ku.edu. The show will take place March 6th, 7th, and 8th at the Lied Center with tickets starting at $20. The ...

NFL Alumni Kansas City Plan to Expand its Impact

March 2, 2015

The NFL Alumni has had an enormous positive impact on the lives of children in the greater Kansas City area for over 30 years, through its ‘Caring for Kids’ program. Partnering with youth-centered charities has enabled them to produce events, such as our annual ‘Celebrity Golf Tournament and Gala’ and our annual Toy Drive, that raise both awareness and money ...

March selection for KCKPL’s online book club

March 2, 2015

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 3/2/2015 Contact: Kim Woolery, Public Relations, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Phone: 913-279-2106 Email: kwoolery@kckpl.org March selection for KCKPL’s online book club KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Join Kansas City, Kansas Public Library’s Youngbloods Online Book Club to discuss this month’s creepy and enchanting selection, Fiendish by Brenna Yovanoff. Members will also get a chance to ...

KC Baroque presents music for Dulcian, Sackbut, Strings and More, Thursday, March 19th. 7:30 p.m.

March 2, 2015

The Kansas City Baroque Consortium will present a concert on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 40th and Main. The program will feature 17th Century Italian music by Fontana, Marini, Bertoli, Castello, and more featuring Chuck Wines on Dulcian (early baroque bassoon), Christopher Canapa on Sackbut (baroque trombone), Monty Carter and Reynaldo Patino on ...

Citizen-led think tank drone study addresses terrorism threat, safety concerns

March 2, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A study on drone use in the National Airspace System conducted by the American Leadership and Policy Foundation, the nation’s first citizen-directed think tank, was published in the Harvard National Security Journal Feb. 25, 2015. The study, which was conducted by David Stuckenberg, ALPF chairman, and Stephen Maddox, ALFP director of leadership development and senior fellow, ...

Steven Wilson: Return of the Missouri Hempire

March 2, 2015

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (March 3th, 2015)—The Missouri Hemp Network is proud to announce Capitol Hemp Day on March 17th at the Capitol building in Jefferson City. There will be product displays and samples on the 3rd floor rotunda from 9:00am to 5:00pm. There is also a viewing of the award winning film “Bringing it Home” on the 1st floor rotunda ...

Grandparents can have fun with the grandkids during Spring Break Watercolor Workshop

March 2, 2015

Have fun over spring break and paint a watercolor work of art with your grandchild, during an intergenerational program being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Spring Break Watercolor Workshop is the name of the program, which is for ages 50 plus and a grandchild ages seven to 11. No art experience ...

Spring Fling Fun offers nature-related activities during spring break, March 16-20

March 2, 2015

Bored during Spring Break Week? Bring your family and friends to the annual Spring Fling Fun event at the Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 North Kansas-7 Highway, Olathe, where a fun and educational program will be presented twice each day. Each day during spring break week (March 16-20), nature center staff and volunteers will present nature-oriented programs suitable for the ...

Park University, Coro Kansas City Announce 2015 Class for Summer Internship in Public Affairs

March 2, 2015

Parkville, Mo.—March 2, 2015 — Park University and Coro Kansas City have announced the 2015 class of the Coro Kansas City Internship in Public Affairs program, a partnership with the University’s Hauptmann School of Public Affairs. Coro Kansas City is designed to develop future community leaders through exposure to community issues, leadership development, civic leaders and organizations. It is a ...

Bottle Breakers Launch new website, stream new EP

March 2, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri - March 2, 2015 - Kansas City's Bottle Breakers have announced the launch of their new website, and to celebrate, they're making their new E.P., “Weigh Anchor,” available for streaming including 3 unreleased tracks. This will be the band's first physical release, and concludes a year-long effort to self-produce the entire release themselves. "Sometimes when life hands ...

Wounded Warrior Alumni Speaks at Fundrasier

March 1, 2015

On Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. KMA at Thunder Done Fitness we will have a Wounded Warrior Alumni speaking to the cycling class to kick off Wheeling for Healing (W4H), Wounded Warrior Bike Ride across the Katy Trail on Oct 3, 2015 sponsored by Missouri Daughters of the American Revolution (MSSDAR) Thunder Dome Fitness 2401 SW US Highway ...

Rev. H. Sharon Howell to Speak at Salina Ecumenical Breakfast April 30

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas Wesleyan University will host the 2015 community-wide ecumenical prayer breakfast from 7 a.m. on Thursday, April 30. The public is welcome to join KWU President and CEO Matt Thompson, Ph.D. and Salina-area church leaders for this special gathering in the Hauptli Student Center, in the Student Activities Center. The featured guest speaker is Reverend H. Sharon Howell, president of ...

Shelter Insurance Holds Community Contest

Feb. 27, 2015

Columbia, MO – March 1, 2015 – Starting today, Shelter Insurance® will begin accepting entries for their "Thankful for Our Communities" Facebook essay contest. Five winners of the contest will each receive a $5,000 grant for the charity of their choice. To win, contestants must visit Shelter's Facebook page to enter their essays about what makes their communities special. Essays ...

Severe Weather Awareness Week brings opportunities to prepare

Feb. 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sharon Watson, Director of Public Information & Communication Johnson County Manager’s Office 913-715-0730 or cell 913-636-1732 jody.hanson@jocogov.org Jody Hanson, Senior Public Information Officer Johnson County Manager’s Office 913-715-0423 or cell 913-626-5482 jody.hanson@jocogov.org Severe Weather Awareness Week brings opportunities to prepare JOHNSON COUNTY, KANSAS (February 27, 2015) – The Board of County Commissioners has proclaimed March 2-6 as ...


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