Trick-or-Cache program planned at Antioch Park on Oct. 25

Oct. 1, 2014

Experience Trick-or-Cache this Halloween through a program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District in late October. Trick-or-Cache is the name of the Halloween-themed program, which is for all ages. Participant will learn to use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver to track a cache in a fun relaxed environment. GPS units will be provided on this ...

This year’s Mildale Farm Fall Fest set for Oct. 25

Oct. 1, 2014

Bring the family and spend the day exploring the Mildale Farm property and enjoying a number of activities during the annual free Mildale Farm Fall Fest being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District for Oct. 25. The event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will give interested parties access to the 158-acre site including ...

Senior Fest is Oct. 23 at the Ritz Charles

Oct. 1, 2014

Join un for a fun-filled Senior Fest and learn more about what our community has to offer you when the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s 50 Plus Department presents this event for a fourth year in late October. The event is called Senior Fest and will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23, at ...

Fall Trout Stockings planned at three JCPRD lakes on Oct. 22

Oct. 1, 2014

Come watch as 4,000 pounds of squirming rainbow trout are stocked in three Johnson County Park & Recreation District lakes in late October. The fall stockings will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at each respective lake's boat ramp. Stocking of about 1,000 pounds of trout at Kill Creek will begin at 1:30 p.m.; stocking of about 1,000 pounds of ...

Learn about upcoming travel destinations when JCPRD presents a 50 Plus Travel Show on Oct. 21

Oct. 1, 2014

Learn about domestic and international destinations for upcoming trips being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District during a Travel Show in mid-October. During this free three-hour event, participants will learn about the exciting trips, including day trips, regional trips, and extended travel opportunities, which JCPRD has to offer. Meet tour professionals who ...

First Fridays Show

Oct. 1, 2014

New works by local artists including Duffy Finck. Chill out with live music on our new enlarged deck! Hours: 5-10pm

National Real Estate Safety Expert is Based in KCMO Offers Tips; Real Estate Agent Safety Month Closes on Tragic Note

Oct. 1, 2014

Contact: Tracey Hawkins 816.372.0939 www.safetyandsecuritysource.com "The success of agent safety training starts and ends with real estate agents". The recent murder of Arkansas real estate agent, Beverly Carter, has served to highlight the dangers of the job and emphasize the safety measures agents need to take to work safely. Also in the news is the murderer of a Yakima real ...

Governor Sam Brownback to visit Leavenworth, KS on Monday

Sept. 30, 2014

-PRESS RELEASE- The Leavenworth County Republican Party announces A Campaign Rally for Governor Sam Brownback With Special Guest Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins For release: Immediately for Leavenworth County Media contact: Sandra Bohne, sandrabohne40@gmail.com, 913-306-9955 On Monday night, October 6th, 2014, at 5:30P.M., at the Heritage Center, 109 Delaware Street, Leavenworth, Kansas, the Leavenworth County Republican Party is pleased to host a ...

Wilson’s ‘Trail to Santa Fe’ becomes official song of Santa Fe Trail Association

Sept. 30, 2014

Contact people: • President Goessel Chapter Santa Fe Trail Association - Steve Schmidt, phone: 620-245-0715, email: wfordok@yahoo.com • Santa Fe Trail Association Manager – Joanne VanCoevern, phone 785-825-8349, email: manager@santafetrail.org • Annie Wilson, 620-273-8301 – email: five_oaks_ranch@yahoo.com “I love the tradition of telling our American story through music,” Kansas Flint Hills Balladeer Annie Wilson says of her new song, “Trail ...

Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star Hosts International TV Journalist Barry Petersen Who Shares Heartwarming Story on the Loss of His Wife to Alzheimer’s at Age 63

Sept. 30, 2014

CBS News correspondent brings clarity and riveting focus to increasing problem KANSAS CITY, MO (September 30, 2014) –Wexford Place Assisted Living & Memory Support by Senior Star cordially invites its Kansas City neighbors and friends for a lunch and special presentation by CBS News correspondent Barry Petersen on Thursday, October 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 6460 North ...

Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. Expands into Texas as CornerStar Mortgage, Inc.

Sept. 30, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City, MO (September 30, 2014) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., a privately-held St. Louis based mortgage banking firm, is proud to announce they will be expanding in the Texas market under the retail brand name of CornerStar Mortgage, Inc. CornerStar will also be originating for the online-based direct-to-consumer mortgage lending division, SmartMortgage.com. Cornerstone’s growth has skyrocketed over ...

BETTER BLOCKKANSAS CITY: Temporary Streetscape Installation to Demonstrate Benefits of Safe, Accessible Bicycle Infrastructure at Broadway St. in Westport.

Sept. 30, 2014

Better Block - Kansas City, a local grass-roots group promoting safe and livable streets, plans to construct a temporary streetscape installation on Broadway St. in Westport. On Saturday , October 18th from 10am to 8pm, the re-imagined urban environment will be opened to the public in order to demonstrate the social and economic benefits of safe and accessible bicycle infrastructure. ...

Downtown Kansas City Dance Studio First in City to offer LGBT Dance Classes!

Sept. 30, 2014

Freebox Movement Arts, a dance studio in Kansas City’s Crossroads Arts District, will be holding same-sex ballroom dance classes, beginning November 3, 2014. Even though there are popular same-sex ballroom competitions across the U.S., Freebox Movement Arts is the only studio in Kansas City with a program that actively encourages people in the LGBT community to enjoy the benefits of ...

17th Annual Greater Kansas City Japan Festival

Sept. 30, 2014

9/30/14 Contact: Mackenzie Payne 816-510-0484, Mackenzieapayne@gmail.com, or Janet Redding 913-488-4345, Jreddi01@gmail.com Plan ahead to attend 2014 Japan Festival Oct. 11 at JCCC and receive reduced admission OVERLAND PARK, Kan. –Activities abound at the Greater Kansas City Japan Festival on Saturday, Oct. 11, at Johnson County Community College, and this year, planners can be savers. Buy your ticket online from the ...

First Annual City Slickers Charity Hoe Down

Sept. 30, 2014

Kansas City, MO (Tuesday, September 30, 2014) – Nathaniel and Sarah Hagedorn (CEO of NorthPoint Development) along with Danny and Carla O’Neill (owners of The Roasterie) are proud to team up for the First Annual City Slickers Charity Hoe Down Saturday, October 11 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at Drumm Farm, 3210 S. Lee’s Summit Road, Independence, MO 64055. The ...

Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project Hosts Open House, Celebrates New Office Space

Sept. 30, 2014

Kansas City, Mo. — Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project (HVWP), a national non-profit that provides therapeutic writing services to hospitalized and outpatient veterans served by the Department of Veterans Affairs, will open its doors this fall to Kansas City’s civic and business community. In June 2014, HVWP was kicked out of its office in Mission, Kan., by the new building owners. ...

The Lace Loft, Bridal Boutique Grand Opening!

Sept. 30, 2014

The Lace Loft, will be having it's Grand Opening this weekend, October 3, 4, 5. Brides and Grooms will not want to miss the chance to be part of this new approach to wedding dresses and decor! The Lace Loft is a new concept, bridal boutique and wedding store in the heart of Kansas City West Bottoms, and serving the ...

A New Bridal Store Experience in Kansas City!

Sept. 30, 2014

The Grand Opening of The Lace Loft, Bridal Boutique and Wedding Décor October 3, 4, 5, 2014 In the Kansas City West Bottoms! The Lace Loft, is a new concept, bridal boutique and wedding store in the heart of Kansas City, and serving the surrounding metro area. The 3000 square foot loft in the heart of the West Bottoms Antique ...

First Annual City Slickers Charity Hoe Down

Sept. 30, 2014

Proceeds to Benefit Variety the Children’s Charity and Drumm Farm Center for Children Kansas City, MO (Tuesday, September 30, 2014) – Nathaniel and Sarah Hagedorn (CEO of NorthPoint Development) along with Danny and Carla O’Neill (owners of The Roasterie) are proud to team up for the First Annual City Slickers Charity Hoe Down Saturday, October 11 from 4:00 – 8:00 ...

New Psychiatric Hospital in Kansas City

Sept. 30, 2014

Press Release Signature Psychiatric Hospital is a 24-bed psychiatric hospital located just north of downtown at 2900 Clay Edwards Dr., on the campus of North Kansas City Hospital. We provide treatment and stabilization for adult patients (ages 18 and older) in crisis. At Signature, our patients are evaluated and treated by a team of psychiatrists, nurses, social workers and therapists, ...

KC Wind Symphony Opening Concert 17th Season

Sept. 30, 2014

Kansas City Wind Symphony opens their 17th Season “Let’s Celebrate” on October 12 at 7:00 PM in the sanctuary of Village Presbyterian Church, 6641 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS. The free concert celebrates achievement in sports, flight, space and faith. The sports section begins with musical memories of the Olympic Games including John Williams’ “Olympic Fanfare and Theme,” and a ...

Platte-Clay Electric to Help Rebuilding Clay County in Kearney

Sept. 30, 2014

Kearney, Mo., Sept. 30, 2014—Some 30 employees including family members will repair and upgrade a Kearney home on Saturday, Oct. 4. The co-op employees will be working on decking, steps, installing grab bars in the showers, a dryer vent, two storm doors and repair three plumbing problems. The family, Platte-Clay Electric Co-op members, include a 43-year-old disabled man, his wife ...

Local Church Dedicates Peace Park - Turning Devastating Losses into Tranquil Gift to Community

Sept. 30, 2014

South Kansas City, Missouri, September 29, 2014: On Sunday, October 5, The John Knox Presbyterian Kirk (church) will dedicate their newly completed Peace Park. The park, located on the grounds of the church at 114th and Wornall Road in South Kansas City, includes a paved, landscaped walking path, arched pergola with inspirational inscription, amphitheater pad and features a locally designed ...

Rock the Halls Christmas Show

Sept. 30, 2014

First Baptist Church, North Kansas City Presents Rock the Halls Christmas Show December 13, 2014 @ 6:30 PM Featuring John Elefante (former lead singer of Kansas) John Schlitt (lead singer of Petra & formerly of Head East) Dust & Daisies, Monserrat & Minor Rewind To purchase tickets visit, http://www.itickets.com/events/323856/N_Kansas_City_MO/Rock_The_Halls_Christmas_Show.html


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