Mega Kid’s Consignment Sale Draws Shoppers for Tax-Free Weekend

July 30, 2015

Kid’s Closet Connection’s semi-annual children’s consignment sale is coming to Blue Springs on Thursday, August 6 through Sunday, August 9. The sale opens to the public at 10 a.m. on Aug. 6 and will close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 9, with many items discounted to half price that day. Kids Closet Connection-Blue Springs Consignment Sale connects people who want ...

Four New Associates Join DTZ’s Kansas City Industrial and Office Brokerage Teams

July 30, 2015

KANSAS CITY, July 30, 2015 – DTZ, a global leader in commercial real estate services, today announced that Joe Accurso, SIOR, Rob Holland, CCIM, Miles McCune and Travis Helgeson have joined the firm’s Kansas City office. “I am pleased to announce that we continue to grow our team strategically,” said Michael T. Mayer, Managing Principal of DTZ’s Kansas City office. ...

Local Design/build Firm to be on National Television

July 30, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO—Design/build firm Second Life Studios is going to be on national TV. Second Life Studios recently completed building a tiny house for local couple Austin and Kaytlyn Averill. The less than 300-square foot house, built on a custom flatbed trailer, took three months to build and features a cedar rain screen and a fully custom interior. The house ...

The Gin & Tonic Project - 17 Recipes from La Bodega

July 30, 2015

Are you a Pompelo, Pimienta or Pepino? La Bodega’s G&T Project Puts a Twist on the Classic Gin and Tonic There are certain things you can expect when you travel to Spain, one of those is to find their national drink, the gin-tonic, everywhere. Having started in northern Spain, the gin and tonic has spread becoming the national drink and ...

Nudists Again Salute Military in and out of Uniform

July 30, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NUDISTS AGAIN SALUTE MILITARY IN AND OUT OF UNIFORM Any guest at Prairie Haven nudist park and campground at check in showing a military ID or proof of military service may visit any weekend throughout the 2015 season and visitor fees will be free. What initially began as a Memorial Day promotion will now be transformed into ...

Muscogee Creek Indian Freedman Band meeting in Kansas City, Missouri

July 30, 2015

The Muscogee Creek Indian Freedmen Band [MCIFB] of Oklahoma will host its next meeting in Kansas City, MO, on September 26, 2015, from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM. Members and interested parties are encouraged to attend. The meeting will commence with a brief history of the Muscogee Creek Freedmen, a genealogy work-shop, and an update will be provided regarding the status of ...

Free Health and Safety Fair in Overland Park

July 30, 2015

Join us on August 14th and 15th at the O’Neill Honda auto dealership for free FBI quality digital fingerprint and photographs from one of the top child safety programs in the country! The Keeping Kids Safe Project will take a child’s fingerprints and send them home with parents. Parents can use the record to turn directly over to authorities anywhere ...

Pediatric Brain Foundation Welcomes Corporate Partnership Executive!

July 30, 2015

Rochette Dahler, President of the Pediatric Brain Foundation, and CEO of the prestigious nationally recognized Little Sunshine’s Playhouse, announces a new addition to the Executive Leadership Team. Effective immediately, Brad Dahler will serve as a Corporate Partnership Executive. Brad’s role will be to cultivate the partnerships between the Pediatric Brain Foundation and its various corporate sponsors and business donors. “After ...


July 30, 2015

KANSAS CITY (July 30, 2015) — Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of eleven 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 650-person firm. The eleven employees include: Paige Carrier, senior account manager, has been with Intouch ...

Artist Brandi Miller, of Dorky Dino, to be Creator Guest at Kansas City Comic Con

July 29, 2015

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Brandi Miller 660.238.0739 July 30, 2015 Artist Brandi Miller, of Dorky Dino, to be Creator Guest at Kansas City Comic Con WARRENSBURG, MO – Brandi Miller, an artist from Warrensburg, MO, has been invited to be a creator guest at a new convention starting this year in Kansas City, MO. ...

Lexington Missouri’s 18th Annual Apples, Arts & Antiques Festival

July 29, 2015

Lexington Missouri's 18th Annual Apples, Arts & Antiques Festival. A short drive through beautiful fall foliage and apple orchards just east of Kansas City will bring you to a town filled with a rich cultural heritage. Lexington boasts more than 130 antebellum buildings, great shopping, restaurants and plenty of history. Attend a GREAT ANTIQUE SHOW, enjoy a wonderful art show, ...

Unbound recognized in Kansas City for excellence in communications

July 29, 2015

KANSAS CITY, KAN. — Unbound, the largest nonprofit organization in Kansas, received two Bronze Quill Awards for excellence in communications at a celebration July 16 in Kansas City. The awards were sponsored by the Kansas City Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators. Unbound garnered honors in the communication skills division for "Living Unbound," a biannual magazine featuring stories ...

Next Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for Aug. 25 at Roeland Park Community Center

July 29, 2015

The next Neighbor’s Place Potluck dinner at the Roeland Park Community Center will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 25. These events are presented by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District and offer an opportunity for the community to get together and enjoy a night to socialize and dine together. There is no cost for ...

2015 Fall Hayrides offered for organized groups at two parks

July 29, 2015

Enjoy the crisp autumn air by taking a hayride through Oak Ridge Parklands at Shawnee Mission Park or in Heritage Park. Organized hayrides for groups are available through the Johnson County Park & Recreation District and conclude with a warm campfire where apple cider and marshmallows await! JCPRD hayrides are tractor-drawn, last approximately one hour, and are followed by a ...

New Horizons offers beginner lessons and band rehearsals, both beginning Aug. 25

July 29, 2015

Calling all music lovers! Dig out your old instrument and join a group of fun-loving musicians age 50 and beyond in the New Horizons Band. The group will begin band rehearsals and beginner lessons, both starting Aug. 25 at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park. The New Horizons Band is a program of the 50 Plus ...

Aug. 14 deadline set for late September regional trip to Missouri’s Boot Heel

July 29, 2015

Visit a number of historical, cultural, and wine-related sites in the southeast corner of Missouri during a three-day regional trip being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This trip is scheduled for late September, but has an Aug. 14 deadline for registration and payment of a deposit. This trip is called Missouri's ...

OP-Based BYM Agency Contributes to Mazuma CU Winning 6 National Awards

July 29, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Kat Anstine Chief Operating Officer BYM Agency 913.937.9407 BYM Agency Contributes to Winning 6 CUES GMA Awards Overland Park, Kan. (July 29, 2015) – BYM Agency is pleased to announce that their work for client Mazuma Credit Union has resulted in bringing home six (6) Credit Union Executives Society GMA Awards in the national competition: ...

Free Lecture on the History, Science and Morality of Resuscitating the Recently Dead

July 29, 2015

When someone lies unconscious in the street, it's common to assume that cardio-pulmonary resuscitation is the best course of action. David Casarett, MD, may make you think twice about that at the 21st Annual Rosemary Flanigan Lecture, a free event presented by the Center for Practical Bioethics at St. Joseph Medical Center, Alex George Auditorium/Bldg. 3, on August 12 at ...

Southeast High School former students set to Honor Former Band Director

July 28, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Southeast Class of 1975 Honors their former Band Director, Charles Dorch Kansas City, Missouri On Friday, September 18, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in the atrium of the JAZZ MUSEUM and the NEGRO LEAGUE BASEBALL MUSEUM, Charles Dorch, former Band Director, Educator, and Mentor, will be celebrated in a tribute that will feature musical performances and testimonies about ...

Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. Announces The Death of James Dean, President and CEO

July 28, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City, MO (July 28, 2015) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., is saddened to announce that the company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, James E. Dean, passed away on July 24, 2015, from natural causes. Co-Founder, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Angi Stevenson has appointed Brad Bradford, as Senior Vice President. Together they will lead Cornerstone ...

Kansas City Symphony to Perform National Anthem at Kansas City Chiefs Home Opener

July 28, 2015

For the first time ever, the full Kansas City Symphony will perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” for the Kansas City Chiefs’ Red Thursday, Sept. 17, in conjunction with the 2015 home opener versus the Denver Broncos on CBS’ Thursday Night Football. Music Director Michael Stern will not only conduct the Symphony but also lead the Arrowhead Stadium crowd in singing the ...

Press Release - The Robertson Law Group

July 28, 2015

Kansas City appellate lawyer, Zach Bickel, was selected by the Board of Governors of The Missouri Bar to serve a six year term on the Missouri Judicial Performance Evaluation Committee for the state's appellate courts. This committee considers and evaluates judges from the Supreme Court of Missouri and all three districts of the Court of Appeals who are seeking retention ...

Backpack School Supply Give Away

July 28, 2015

Press Release: Bethel AME Church, KCMO Rev. Robert Shaw, On Saturday, August 8, 2015, 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Bethel AME Church, 2329 Flora Ave., KCMO will sponsor a Backpack School Supply Give Away. (1 Backpack per student, student must be present to receive, while supplies last). If you have any questions, please contact church office, 816-234-4464 or email

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