Gordon Biersch in Kansas City Announces Valentine’s Day Deal

Feb. 3, 2016

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, Gordon Biersch, the brewery restaurant specializing in handcrafted lagers and ales brewed in-house, announced today that its Kansas City restaurant, located at 100 East 14th St., will be offering two special Prix Fix menu options for the holiday: the White Rose Dinner for Two ($55) and the Red Rose Dinner for Two ($75). ...

Legendary KC Jazz Artists to Celebrate New CD at Pilgrim Chapel February 21

Feb. 3, 2016

On Sunday, February 21, 2016, legendary jazz artists David Basse and Joe Cartwright will celebrate the release of their new CD Live at Pilgrim Chapel with a concert at Kansas City’s historic Pilgrim Chapel, 3801 Gilham Road, Kansas City, MO 64111. Tickets for the show, which will be from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., are $10.00 and can be purchased at ...

Visiting Scholar Guest Discusses 21st Century Slavery, Human Trafficking

Feb. 3, 2016

Contact: Tim Linn Marketing Communications Writer timothy.linn@rockhurst.edu 816-501-4892 Feb. 3, 2016 Kansas City, Missouri—Laura Murphy, Ph.D., will discuss “Modern Slavery, the New Slave Narrative, and Post-9/11 Crusade Politics” for the Visiting Scholar Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m., Monday, March 7, in Arrupe Hall Auditorium. Her talk is co-sponsored by Rockhurst University Voices for Justice, a student social justice group. In ...

Lenexa Dental Office hosts Give Kids A Smile Day to Provide Free Dental Care for Children Ages 3-12 Years

Feb. 3, 2016

¬For more information, contact: Bennette Seaman HM 913-882-6727 Or Rose Welty OF 913-631-2626 bennette@seamanfamilydentistry.info For Immediate Release Lenexa Dental Office hosts: Give Kids A Smile Day to Provide Free Dental Care for Children Ages 3-12 Years (LENEXA, KS) — Seaman Family Dentistry will be sponsoring a Give Kids A Smile® event on Friday, February 5, 2016 at 7757 Quivira Rd, ...

KVC Health Systems Announces New Executive Team

Feb. 3, 2016

KVC Health Systems’ new CEO Jason Hooper will have the help of three new chief officers in leading the national behavioral healthcare and child welfare organization. Erin Stucky is now Chief Operations Officer, Marilyn Jacobson is Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel, and Chad Anderson is Chief Clinical Officer. Anderson also remains President of KVC Kansas. The changes are part ...

Second Homegrown Reads local author fair to be held at Kansas City, Kansas Public Library

Feb. 3, 2016

625 Minnesota Ave. Kansas City, Kansas 66101 www.kckpl.org News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 3, 2016 Contact: Kim Woolery, Public Relations, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Phone: 913-279-2106 Email: kwoolery@kckpl.org Second Homegrown Reads local author fair to be held at Kansas City, Kansas Public Library KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kansas City, Kansas Public Library is hosting the second Homegrown Reads ...

Snowflake Streakers Raise $65,000 for Saint Vincent Clinic

Feb. 3, 2016

With more than 30 teams and 325 walkers, supporters and volunteers in attendance, the Third Annual Snowflake Streak benefiting Saint Vincent Clinic was the most successful walk to date. The one-mile event was held on Jan. 24 at the Riverfront Community Center and attracted walkers from all over the Kansas City metropolitan area. “We are very pleased to announce that ...

Spread the Love for Those with Food Allergies & Celiac Disease

Feb. 3, 2016

Food Equality Initiative, Inc. and SunButter Announce The SunButter® Spread the Love Campaign For Immediate Release Overland Park, KS – Feb. 3, 2016 - Food Equality Initiative (FEI) and SunButter are joining forces to launch the SunButter® Spread the Love Campaign, February 1 - 29, 2016. SunButter and FEI are asking Americans nationwide to donate peanut-free, school-safe SunButter Sunflower Butter ...


Feb. 3, 2016

s in a Row Kansas City, Mo. (February 3, 2016) – The Ambassador Hotel Kansas City, part of the Autograph Collection of hotels, was recently named by TripAdvisor as one of the top 25 hotels in the country for continually providing the best guest experience. The hotel was ranked number 20 on the list and was a TripAdvisor Award of ...

Traces and Trajectories: An exhibition celebrating the Rocket Grants Program

Feb. 3, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO [January 25th, 2016] Charlotte Street’s La Esquina Gallery (1000 W 25th Street) will host Traces and Trajectories, an exhibition examining the six-year history of the Rocket Grants program in Kansas City. Traces and Trajectories will open Friday, February 5th with a reception from 6-9PM, and will be on display through March 5th. This exhibition – curated by ...

Tallgrass Creek Residents Celebrate National Puzzle Day

Feb. 3, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 3, 2016) – Fifty residents of Tallgrass Creek retirement community this week played a variety of number and word games – nonstop for two hours -- to celebrate National Puzzle Day. They played the following games found daily in the Kansas City Star: Sudoku, Kenken, Word Scrimmage, Lexigo, Jumble, Seven Little Words, and Celebrity Cipher. Six ...

Martine Padilla Joins Allen Press as VP of Sales

Feb. 3, 2016

For further information, contact: Maria Preston-Cargill, Director of Publishing, Allen Press, Inc. mcargill@allenpress.com | tel: 785.865.9265 LAWRENCE, Kan. – February 3, 2016 – Allen Press, Inc. is proud to announce that Martine Padilla has been appointed Vice President of Sales and will join the organization in mid-February. Padilla brings over 30 years of print industry experience to the position in ...

SMG names Chabon new Kansas Expocentre GM

Feb. 3, 2016

Industry veteran Jeff Chabon came on board February 1 as the new general manager of the Kansas Expocentre. Chabon was hired by SMG - the world leader in venue management, marketing and development - to take the place of H.R. Cook who moved to Dubuque, IA as regional general manager for the company. "We're pleased to bring Jeff into the ...

Primrose Retirement Community of Kansas City Hires New Sales Director

Feb. 3, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO – Primrose Retirement Community of Kansas City has hired Alyssa Winnett to be their new Sales Director. Winnett began her duties on January 4th, and in this capacity, she will oversee all the marketing and sales efforts as well as public relations events and community outreach for Primrose of Kansas City. Winnett graduated from Kansas State University ...

Million-Dollar Gift Will Help Restore Missouri’s Prairies

Feb. 2, 2016

Funding from the David T. Beals III Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee created a matching gift program for grassland conservation and research at The Nature Conservancy’s Dunn Ranch Prairie St. Louis, MO | February 2, 2016 The Nature Conservancy has launched the Beals Matching Gift Program using a $1 million gift from the David T. Beals III Charitable ...

M. Jenise Comer of Missouri Assumes Presidency of ASWB 2016 Board of Directors

Feb. 2, 2016

M. Jenise Comer of Missouri began serving as president of the 2016 Board of Directors of the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) at the conclusion of the association’s 2015 annual meeting in November. She served as president-elect in 2015, will serve two years as president, and will end her term in November 2018 after serving one year as past ...


Feb. 2, 2016

Contact: Jody Ehrhardt FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cell 1 (816) 405-6076 Email: Jehrhardt@ecrtrials.com Date: 2/02/2013 WATER COLLECTION FOR FLINT MICHIGAN Ehrhardt Clinical Research, LLC (ECR) will be taking donations of bottled water and money for the Flint Michigan Water Crisis. ECR would like the help of Kansas City and its surrounding area to help us send as much water and help ...

Mosaic Life Care Invites Community to Celebrate Mardi Gras Cajun Style

Feb. 2, 2016

February 2, 2016 (Kansas City): Ready for a fun-filled night of music and dancing for all ages? Mosaic Life Care invites the community to come and party New Orleans style, with a Mardi Gras bash designed to bring out the Cajun in everyone. Mardi Gras comes to the Life Center at Mosaic Life Care at Shoal Creek on Friday, February ...

Mosaic Life Care Offers Financial Wellness Classes on Living a More Prosperous Life

Feb. 2, 2016

February 2, 2016 (Kansas City): According to the American Psychological Association, concerns about debt and high financial levels of stress are associated with an increased risk for migraines, ulcers, sleep disturbances and heart attacks. These conditions are just some of the ways your money can affect your mind and body. Mosaic Life Care will offer a four-week class entitled “Financial ...

Liberty Middle School presents Cinderella

Feb. 2, 2016

Press Release for immediate publication Liberty Middle School presents Cinderella A timeless tale of wonderful dreams, magical moments, and fairytale endings. Liberty, MO - The beauty and magic of this classic fairytale is brought to life with wonderful singing and amazing sets and lights. Cinderella is transformed by the fairy godmother from a servant girl’s rags into a beautiful ball ...

Student Activities Board will host Andy Grammer with Ben Rector as Spring Concert

Feb. 2, 2016

Event Contact: Joey Smith FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ANDY GRAMMER WITH BEN RECTOR TO PERFORM AT TRUMAN Student Activities Board will host Andy Grammer with Ben Rector as Spring Concert The Truman State University Student Activities Board will host the 2016 Spring Concert featuring musical artists Andy Grammer, Ben Rector and opener Clockwork on February 20th at 8:30 PM in Pershing ...

KCB Bank hires Darin E. Miles as new vice president

Feb. 2, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sandi Rogers, Vice President of Marketing KCB Bank, 816-628-6050 Contact: Lindsay Mattern, Account Executive, Breakthrough Marketing, Design and Technology, 816-471-4455 Kearney, Mo. (February 2, 2016) – KCB Bank is proud to announce that Darin E. Miles has joined our community bank as vice president. Mr. Miles has worked in banking for more than 15 years. He ...

MarksNelson LLC Grows Tax Department

Feb. 2, 2016

MarksNelson LLC accounting and consulting firm announces the hiring of two new accountants joining the tax department. Kristina Aleksonyte, CPA joins the firm as a Senior Staff Accountant. She previously worked for a large regional firm. Aleksonyte brings many years of experience working with all types of returns across a wide range of industries. At MarksNelson, she will work closely ...

Press Release #1 - MidAmeriCon II Opens the Hugo Nomination Period

Feb. 2, 2016

PRESS RELEASE #1 - MIDAMERICON II ANNOUNCES HUGO NOMINATION PERIOD OPEN MidAmeriCon II, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention Kansas City, MO August 17-21, 2016 press@midamericon2.org http://www.midamericon2.org/press FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 2, 2016 Kansas City, Missouri, USA - MidAmeriCon II, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), is delighted to announce that the 2016 Hugo Award and 1941 Retro ...

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