Parent-to-Parent Elementary School Fair Nov. 5

Oct. 21, 2015

Still deciding where your child will go to school in 2016? Learn about Kansas City's public, charter and private schools through one-on-one conversations with parent representatives from 20 schools. Sponsored by Show Me KC Schools and KC Chamber. Nov. 5, 6-8 p.m., KC Board Room, Union Station. For more information, visit:


Oct. 21, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Trisha McClanahan, Lifestyle Specialist 913.791.0020 • IF THESE WALLS COULD TALK! TRAVANSE LIVINGTM AT OLATHE REQUESTS STORIES ABOUT FORMER HOLIDAY INN OLATHE, KS: Senior proms. Wedding receptions. Happy hours. Live music in the lounge. Birthday parties in the pool. If the walls of the old Holiday Inn in Olathe could talk, the stories they’d tell! ...

Tricension Joins NetSuite Solution Provider Program

Oct. 20, 2015

Kansas City, MO - Tricension, a leading business consulting and technology solutions organization, is pleased to announce it has joined the NetSuite Solution Provider Program, bringing NetSuite’s cloud-based business management suite to a number of industries spanning manufacturing, distribution, healthcare, transportation, and professional services. The partnership with NetSuite allows Tricension to add NetSuite to Tricension’s existing on-premise product portfolio that ...

Kansas City NARI Members Build Stairs, Shed at Sunflower House

Oct. 20, 2015

Contact: Beth Bahner 913-669-3319 MERRIAM, KAN. (Oct. 20, 2015) – More than 12 members of Kansas City NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) recently volunteered their labor and donated materials to make much-needed improvements at Sunflower House. NARI members built stairs off an existing deck that will allow children access to a jungle gym and play ground that ...

Harvard Midwest Club Application Guide

Oct. 20, 2015

Over the past two months, the Harvard College Midwest Club has been working with 200 secondary school counselors to write a free, comprehensive online college application guide that we hope will set high school students up for success no matter where they apply while providing a resource for their counselors. Listening to our initial counselors’ experiences, our guide responds to ...

200 Years and Growing: Stark Bro’s History Highlights Museum’s Fall Dinner

Oct. 20, 2015

Louisiana, MO (October 20, 2015) — Judge James Hart Stark knows a lot of history about Stark Bro’s Nurseries & Orchards Co. After all, he started the world-renowned fruit tree nursery nearly 200 years ago, which makes him more than 220 years old. But never fear, Stark is alive and well, ready to share his story of how he came ...

Learn How to Secure Your Financial Future

Oct. 20, 2015

Contact: Anita Parran 816.360.2202 Credit and Debt...Budgeting and Saving...Preparing for Retirement...these are just a few of the topics that will covered during a FREE "Financial Resilience" program presented by AARP Missouri and co-sponsored by Waddell & Reed and the Urban League of Greater Kansas City. Join us on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. to learn how to ...

Local Entrapranuer, Product Designer, Tommy Saunders, to debut fitness product TONIGHT on national TV show, SWEAT INC, with Jillian Michaels on Spike TV.

Oct. 19, 2015


The Travelers Protective Association Awards 38 Grants

Oct. 19, 2015

The Travelers Protective Association (TPA), a fraternal benefit society, recently awarded 38 scholarships through its Scholarship Trust for the Hearing Impaired totaling $16,950 during the year’s third quarter. The grants, which are awarded nationwide to recipients throughout the year, ranged from $200 to $750 per person based on necessity. This quarter nine grants were presented to Missouri residents. Established in ...

Heart of America Stand Down for Homeless Veterans Needs Your Help!

Oct. 19, 2015

Do you know a homeless Veteran? Someone who has served our country with honor but has struggled after returning home? Please urge them to come to the Heart of America Stand Down on November 6. Homeless and at risk Veterans in Kansas City receive clothing, shoes and boots, toiletries, haircuts, ongoing community services (including housing, educational, employment, and medical assistance) ...

MarksNelson names Angie McElhaney to executive committee

Oct. 19, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 19, 2015) –MarksNelson, accounting and consulting firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Angie McElhaney, CPA, CCIFP, to the firm’s executive committee. McElhaney is a Member and Chair of the Assurance and Business Advisory practice. Her term on the executive committee runs through the end of 2016. McElhaney joins Managing Member Mark Radetic, CPA, CGMA, ...

Unbound Transforms Hotel Room into Global Experience

Oct. 19, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Spend the night in room 314 at the 816 Hotel in Westport and instantly travel to parts of Asia, Africa and Latin America in Unbound’s themed room. Unbound, the largest nonprofit in Kansas, invites you to tour its themed room at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 20 at 6:30 p.m. When: Tuesday, Oct. 20 Where: 816 Hotel ...

KCK Mayor Mark Holland, health experts to attend Healthy Halloween

Oct. 19, 2015

Each year Whitmore Park is filled with hundreds of Rosedalians as they celebrate RDA’s fall festival, Healthy Halloween. But this year they will be joined by Kansas City, KS mayor Mark Holland, sports medicine physician and fitness instructor Dr. Jordan Metzl, and nutrition expert Cynthia Lair. Holland will kick off the festival at 2 p.m. on Oct. 24 at Whitmore ...

Bethany College announces estate gift

Oct. 19, 2015

LINDSBORG, KAN., October 14, 2015 – Bethany College celebrated an estate gift given to the college of more than $2.2 million at a campus-wide event Thursday morning. Lee Lundquist, a retired United States Army Colonel, left the college $2,260,460 in his estate to endow the Dean of Athletics position. The announcement of the gift was made on Founder’s Day at ...

Eastland Giving Circle to Award $30,000 Grant

Oct. 19, 2015

Eastland Giving Circle Presents $30,000 Grant for Eastern Jackson County On November 4, one Eastern Jackson County nonprofit will receive a $30,000 grant to improve health and nutrition for children in the area. Since it was started in 2010, the Eastland Giving Circle has awarded more than $100,000 to improve the local community through charitable giving. This year’s celebration will ...

Job Placement a Success at Northland Mental Health Center

Oct. 19, 2015

A consistent commitment to helping find and keep jobs for Northlanders with a mental illness has brought honors to Tri-County Mental Health Services. Tri-County’s Employment Services program recently earned Missouri’s highest score in an annual review by state officials. Although the review is part of a routine examination, Tri-County’s consistently positive results are anything but standard: with a maximum score ...

Terry Appointed Senior Director of Operations, Administration and Compliance at Park University

Oct. 19, 2015

Stephen W. Terry has been appointed senior director of operations, administration and compliance within the Office of Finance and Administration at Park University. Terry, who previously served the University as assistant dean of military and veteran programs, started in his new role on Oct. 1. In Terry’s new position, he will work closely with the University’s student accounts team, as ...

Man Cave Craft Meats expands to grocers near you

Oct. 19, 2015

Man Cave Craft Meats has furthered its expansion in the Kansas City and St. Louis markets! We are a small company based in Golden Valley, MN, founded by a couple of University of Minnesota students. Man Cave Craft Meats takes the craft beer concept and applies it to carefully curated, small batch high quality meats. We got our start as ...

KC Store Fixtures Receives 2015 Kansas City Award

Oct. 19, 2015

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KC Store Fixtures Receives 2015 Kansas City Award Kansas City Award Program Honors the Achievement KANSAS CITY September 30, 2015 -- KC Store Fixtures has been selected for the 2015 Kansas City Award in the Commercial Equipment category by the Kansas City Award Program. Each year, the Kansas City Award Program identifies companies that we ...

Breaking: Uber and Turn the Page bring books to KC students

Oct. 19, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/19/15 Contact: Jaime Moore, (970) 319-1128 Uber Co-Authors Program to Deliver Books to Kansas City Kids: Residents can donate books to Turn the Page KC with the tap of a button next Thursday, Oct. 22 (Kansas City) -- Uber and Turn the Page KC today announced a new campaign to collect books for children throughout Kansas City. ...

175 Tallgrass Creek Residents Taste/Judge 13 Crock Pots of Chili

Oct. 19, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS (October 19, 2015) -- A simmering pot of homemade chili will warm up any occasion, which was evident Friday, October 16, when teams of Tallgrass Creek staff members competed in a spirited, chili cook-off. As deciding voters, residents flocked to the community's Sunflower Room to taste the competition's 13 crock pots of chili, each representing a different ...

Kitty City Hambingo at Hamburger Mary’s

Oct. 19, 2015

Contact: Kitty City Kansas 913-971-0101 Kansas City, MO, - On 10/22/15 Kitty City invites you for a night Hambingo at Hamburger Mary’s located at 3700 Broadway Blvd. Kansas City, MO 64111. The fabulous bingo festivities begin at 7:30p.m. Prizes will be awarded to Hambingo winners and attendees will have an opportunity to participate in our raffle as well. ...

Employment: the Changing Landscape

Oct. 19, 2015

The Arc of Missouri, People First and Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council will be hosting the 'Employment-the Changing Landscape' Summit on Wednesday , October 28th, at the Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center in Columbia, Missouri from 9.30 am. to 4 pm. This Summit will be an informative conversation between a specially selected panel of speakers, stakeholders and the general public ...

Mirabile MD MedCosmetic Impresses with Advanced Aesthetic Treatments in Kansas City

Oct. 19, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) October 19, 2015 - As a clinic that has been operating in the Kansas City area since 1999, Mirabile MD MedCosmetic offers the latest in non-surgical aesthetic treatments. Well known for offering bio-identical hormone replacement therapy in Kansas City; Dr. Mirabile has been treating women's health for years. Patients visit the center for expert ...

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