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, Senior Public Information Officer Johnson County Manager’s Office 913-715-0423 or cell 913-626-5482 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 ...

Chuck Evans Golf Expands In The Kansas City Area

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas City, MO, 2/25/2015 — Chuck Evans, Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher and Golf Digest Top Teachers in America, announces their expansion in the Kansas City area. “We are excited to announce that in addition to Tiffany Greens Golf Club we have reached agreements to provide our world class golf instruction/coaching at Drumm Farm and Staley Farms golf clubs. In ...

New Life CityChurch in the Crossroads

Feb. 27, 2015

New Life CityChurch, 1717 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO 64108, is celebrating their new location in the Crossroads District of Downtown Kansas City, MO with three special events. On Sunday, March 22, the church holds their grand opening at 10:45 AM. The theme of the day is “Planning for success in a new season of life”. On Sunday, March 29 ...

Retail Treasure Hunting Shop to Open in Olathe

Feb. 27, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Josh Turpin High Plains Prospectors, LLC Ph. 913-685-3647 Olathe, KS – March 1, 2015 – Locally owned and operated business High Plains Prospectors has announced the opening of a new retail treasure hunting shop at 2111 E. 151st St. in Olathe. High Plains has provided treasure hunting products and services across the globe since early ...

Benedictine Professor Announces Bilingual Book for Dominican Independence Day

Feb. 27, 2015

In conjunction with Dominican Independence Day, February 27, the day in 1844 when the Dominicans won their independence from Haiti, Dr. Julie Sellers, assistant professor of Spanish at Benedictine College and a Federally Certified Court Interpreter, has announced her latest book, Bachata and Dominican Identity / La bachata y la identidad dominicana. Published by McFarland, a leading independent publisher of ...

95-7 The Vibe teams up with Liberty Wendy’s to raise funds for Blake Kitchen

Feb. 27, 2015

95-7 The Vibe has organized a fundraiser with Wendy’s called Burgers for Blake. Today, Wendy’s in Liberty, located at 3 Victory Drive will donate 10% of all food and beverage sales from 3pm-8pm to help pay for Blake Kitchen’s medical bills, a 12 year old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome that was bullied and beaten at Liberty Middle School. 95.7 The ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri (February 27, 2015) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (January 14, 2015) Calrob Enterprise, LLC sold a 45,858 square foot industrial building located at 100 W 18th Avenue, North Kansas City, Missouri to Heartland Tires & Treads of Kansas City, Inc. Doug Hedrick SIOR, CCIM ... Names Top Ten Social Media Agencies In Kansas City

Feb. 27, 2015

Overland Park, KS –, a national network of local community blogs, today announced its rankings of the top social media agencies and consultants in the Kansas City area. Founded by a small group of marketing executives, including web designers and SEO professionals, BloggerLocal's mission is to provide unique, valuable & timely information about local businesses for their readers via ...

Booklist starred revew: ‘Don’t Let It Slip By’

Feb. 27, 2015

For Book Editor (Ivan G. Goldman is a former Kansas City Star reporter) Phone 310 378-3164 Pub Date April 30, 2015 Booklist May 15, 2015 starred review The Debtor Class. By Ivan G. Goldman. Apr. 2015. 232p. Permanent Press, $28 (9781579623890). This amazing book is peopled by the lowest of the low: crooked cops, embezzling assistants, jailhouse bullies, bill collectors. ...

Local Graduate Urges Patients to Utilize Their Pharmacist

Feb. 26, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO--Kristin Angelo, a 2009 graduate of St. Pius X, is a second year student pharmacist at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy. Angelo, a member of the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists, works with her local chapter to provide patient education, medication abuse awareness and health screenings in hopes to make a difference in her ...

LGBTQ Anonymous Survey- We’d Like to know your experiences with the police or about victimization

Feb. 26, 2015

Kansas City Anti-Violence Project and the Law Enforcement and LGBTQ Advocacy Coalition to Launch New Research Project On Monday, November 17th, the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCAVP) and the Law Enforcement and LGBTQ Advocacy Coalition (LELAC) are conducting a study that will explore the experiences of LGBTQ individuals with law enforcement. The goal of this project is to increase awareness ...

Free Family Friendly Spring Break Event

Feb. 26, 2015

Tiffany Springs Dental Group and Orthodontics Brings Smiles to Tiffany Springs Free Family-Friendly Spring Break Event on March 20 between 6pm and 8p New office is Equipped with Advanced Technologies such as Digital X-rays, CEREC® CAD/CAM dentistry Kansas City, MO, February 18 -- To show our appreciation to Kansas City residents and patients, Tiffany Springs Dental Group and Orthodontics today ...

Free Small Business Boot Camp March 13

Feb. 26, 2015

Mid-Continent Public Library and the Clay County Economic Development Council will hold a special Small Business Boot Camp focusing on marketing for new entrepreneurs March 13. The doors will open at 8:30 a.m. for networking at the Woodneath Library Center, 8900 North Flintlock Road, Kansas City. The keynote speaker, Joe Roetheli, is CEO of the Greenies Company. He will share ...

RESULTS Technology Welcomes New VP of Business Development

Feb. 26, 2015

(Kansas City –ALSO ST. LOUIS, February 20, 2015) – Nathan Keller has joined RESULTS Technology, a managed technology services firm with offices in St. Louis and Kansas City, as Vice President of Business Development. Keller is responsible for identifying major areas of growth within the company’s existing and potential client base in the St. Louis metropolitan area. Keller comes to ...

CBIZ Hires Mike Nichols as Divisional Human Resources Director

Feb. 26, 2015

LEAWOOD, KAN. (February 26, 2015) — CBIZ, Inc. today announced the hiring of Mike Nichols as Divisional Human Resources Director for the company’s Financial Services division, CBIZ MHM, LLC. Prior to joining CBIZ, Nichols served as a senior vice president and head of talent management and learning Americas at Swiss Reinsurance Company. He was also previously employed by GE Insurance ...

Speech and debate tournament held at Nall Avenue Baptist Church in Prairie Village, KS

Feb. 26, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2015 NCFCA KS Qualifier Announced! February 26-28—being held at Nall Avenue Baptist Church, Prairie Village, KS [address: 6701 Nall Ave.] Thursday, February 26 (8:00 a.m. – 9:15 p.m) Friday, February 27 (8:00 a.m.- 9:15 p.m.) Saturday, February 28 (8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.) Awards on Saturday at 6:00 p.m This KS Qualifier tournament is in conjunction with the National ...

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