Arts Council of Johnson County Names 2015 Scholarship Recipients

March 30, 2015

Please find the attached news release regarding the 2015 Shooting Stars scholarship recipients. I am submitting the news release, but the contact person is Sarah D. VanLanduyt, Arts Council of Johnson County 913-894-2720; www.artsjoco.org, if you have any questions. This release applies to Arts and Entertainment, Education and the 913 sections of the Kansas City Star. If you have any ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

March 30, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri (March 30, 2015) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (March 2, 2015) Cornerstone Bank sold 42 acres of commercial of land located at the NWC of Frontier Lane and S. Fountain Drive, Olathe, Kansas to Van Duss Investments, LLC. Robert Galamba SIOR, CCIM and Pat ...

2015 Midwest Junior Championship

March 30, 2015

Kansas City Chess Club is announcing the 2015 Midwest Junior Championship to be held Saturday, April 4 at Oakhill Day School in Gladstone, MO. All kids grades K-12 are invited to play. Sections include K-3/K-6/K-12. A Midwest Individual Champion will be awarded for each grade. A Midwest Team Champion will be awarded for each section. Trophies awarded for 1st-3rd place ...

Park University Students Showcase Work in Research and Creative Arts Symposium

March 30, 2015

Park University Students Showcase Work in Research and Creative Arts Symposium Parkville, Mo.—March 30, 2015 — Park University’s 10th annual Student Research and Creative Arts Symposium will showcase the scholarly work of students from all disciplines and campus locations, Monday, April 6, through Thursday, April 9, on the University’s Parkville Campus. Undergraduate and graduate students submit course work or independent ...

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library to implement RFID technology

March 30, 2015

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 30, 2015 Contact: Kim Woolery, Public Relations, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Phone: 913-279-2106 Email: kwoolery@kckpl.org Kansas City, Kansas Public Library to implement RFID technology KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kansas City, Kansas Public library will soon implement RFID technology at all library branches and the mobile library. This new technology will improve many aspects ...

First Call 2015 Annual Community Gratitude Luncheon on April 13

March 29, 2015

Kansas City, MO -- First Call's Annual Community Gratitude Luncheon is scheduled for Monday, April 13, 2015, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. The event celebrates those who work tirelessly to reduce the stigma often associated with substance use disorders. "Because we are frequently confronted with individuals and families at their lowest moment in ...

MULTI TONY AWARD-WINNING Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

March 28, 2015

_________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jeremiah Enna, Founder & CEO 913-393-3141 jeremiah@culturehouse.com www.culturehouse.com MULTI TONY AWARD-WINNING Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Olathe, Ks. - Culture House - Performing Arts Academy is proud to present Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, for one weekend only. Shows will be at Indian Creek Community Church in Olathe, Ks April 16th thru 18th, 2015. Show times ...

Both Hands Service Project April 11 in Raytown

March 28, 2015

On 4/11/2015, the Alexanders are planning a different kind of adoption fundraiser. The Alexanders and a team of volunteers are working on the home of Heather Meyer, who lives in Raytown. Heather’s husband died about a year and a half ago. Today she needs help with home maintenance and improvements. There will be outdoor and indoor projects. Volunteers will not ...

Grammy Award Winning Conductor to Provide Music for Easter Sunrise Service

March 28, 2015

Charles Bruffy and KC Chorale Members to Perform on Sunday April 5, 2015 OVERLAND PARK, KS March 27, 2015 – In a beautiful setting on Easter morning, Charles Bruffy and members of the KC Chorale along with Brass Quartet will perform during a community sunrise service at 6:30am at Johnson County Funeral Chapel & Memorial Gardens. The Reverend Norwood V. ...

Kansas City area author’s new book gives overweight children heading to camp valuable lessons about health/ lifestyle behaviors

March 27, 2015

Overland Park, KAN (March 24, 2015): Dr. Roni Roth Beshears, Kansas City area nutrition professional, president of Nutrition Associates, LLC, and author, has published her second illustrated children’s book in a series of fictionalized true stories on weight management and lifestyle choices for overweight children. The book is entitled “Chubby Roni Goes to Camp.” According to Dr. Roth Beshears, the ...

New Books Springing Out In 2015

March 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2015 | Maryville, Missouri. Three new books available from Susan Cronk TRYST TWIST – WANDERING BELLE – THE RECKONING Tryst Twist ISBN 978-1508811886 80 Pages Paperback and Kindle E-book Tryst Twist is a novella-length murder mystery set in the fictional town of Gainesville, Missouri. A young wife, Mrs. Hoyle, is found dead in her bed ...

Covenant Place of Lenexa receives flag flown over United States Capitol

March 27, 2015

For Immediate Release March 27, 2015 Contact: Diana Bradley, (913)307-2000, diana.bradley@covenantplacelenexa.org Covenant Place of Lenexa receives flag flown over United States Capitol Lenexa, KS, March 27, 2015 – Covenant Place of Lenexa Retirement, A Covenant Retirement Community has received a flag that was flown over the United States Capitol building in Washington D.C. There was a flag raising ceremony on ...

Big Bass Bash April 18 & 19, 2015

March 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Win $60,000 in Cash for One Bass at the Lake of the Ozarks Spring Big Bass Bash High Ridge, MO ? March 26, 2015 Don't miss this year's premiere amateur bass fishing tournament, the Lake of the Ozarks Spring Big Bass Bash, which will be held on April 18-19, 2015. Over 160 places will be paid out ...

How to Choose The Best Assisted Living in Kansas City

March 27, 2015

Finding an assisted living home isn’t something you should rush. The first place you find could be ok, but is it really the best place for you? To find the best senior living facility for you, you need to take some time to do the research. Think carefully about what you want. Does it need to allow pets? Offer you ...

National Goof Off Day as Experienced by Altrusans

March 26, 2015

For Immediate Release (Overland Park, Kansas) – Have you ever heard of National Goof Off Day? Well, there is a day set aside every year – March 22nd to kick back and just goof off. Altrusa celebrated National Goof Off Day with a chance to step back from the rigors and pressures of every day life and do something a ...

PPPRESS RELEASE FOR RESTORATIVE ACADEMY APPOINTMENT

March 26, 2015

Local Restorative Dentist, Dr. James Otten was appointed as the Arrangements Chairperson for the Academy of Restorative Dentistry at their Chicago meeting. The Restorative Academy as it is known, was founded in 1928 and limits its active members to a total of 165 internationally. Membership,attendance, and appointment to office is by invitation only and only as a result of proven ...

Argus Consulting Announces Promotion of Kristin Eder To Vice President of Operations

March 26, 2015

Overland Park, KS, March 26, 2015 – Argus Consulting, Inc., an industry leader in engineering and consulting services for transportation fueling systems and facilities, has announced the promotion of Kristin Eder, P.E., REM to Vice President of Operations. In this newly-created position, Eder will be responsible for the successful execution and scheduling of projects and deliverables, monitoring staff utilization, managing ...

ClintonMO.com Relaunches with New Design, More Content

March 26, 2015

CLINTON, MO – The Greater Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled a new design for its Web site, ClintonMO.com. The site also serves as the online portal for the City of Clinton, Clinton Main Street, Clinton Tourism and Economic Development. The redesign aims to provide updated content in an organized fashion, while also integrating social media platforms. There is ...

New women’s Rediscovery Retreat planned at Matt Ross Community Center on April 17

March 26, 2015

Connect with other women over 50 and celebrate this stage of your life during a new special event being presented in mid-April by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This event is called the ReDiscovery Retreat For Women and will take place on Friday, April 17. This retreat is intended to help participants become ...

New Indoor Turf Camping event planned on April 18 at New Century Fieldhouse

March 26, 2015

It may be too cold to camp outside in April, but come camp inside during a new special event planned in mid-April by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This new special event for all ages is called Indoor Turf Camping and will let participants have camping experience on McDonald's Field, the state-of-the-art multipurpose Sprinturf field at the New ...

New Kids’ Night Out - Carnival Fun for ages 3-6 and 7-12 is April 17 at RPCC

March 26, 2015

Children ages three to six and seven to 12 are invited to a Kids’ Night Out Carnival Fun event on the evening of Friday, April 17. This new event is being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Kids are invited to leave the grownups behind and enjoy a night planned just for you. Step right up and ...

Free Book Party for 50 plus planned at Antioch Library on April 16

March 26, 2015

A free book party is being planned for April 16 at the Antioch Library, 8700 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Merriam. This program is being presented by the Johnson County Library and the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's 50 Plus Department. Participants are invited to read what they'd like and then come and discuss their new favorite book. Each person will ...

Competitive rugby returns to Kansas City after ten year hiatus

March 26, 2015

Taking place at Johnson County's Heritage Park on March 28 and 29, the Heart of America Classic will be the largest competitive rugby tournament (15 v. 15) to be hosted in the Kansas City metro since 2005. The tournament attracts 34 male and female high school and college teams from all over the country including Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Minnesota, Oklahoma, ...


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