Mid-Summer’s Night Cache is July 29 in Shawnee Mission Park

July 7, 2016

Looking for a way to keep the kids busy this summer? Try a modern-day scavenger hunt during a late July special event being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Mid-Summer’s Night Cache is the name of the event, which is for all ages and will take place beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 29, beginning under ...

Next Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for July 26 at Roeland Park Community Center

July 7, 2016

The next Neighbor’s Place Potluck dinner at the Roeland Park Community Center is planned for late July. ? During these events, which are presented by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District, the community gets together and enjoys a night to socialize and dine together. There is no cost for these gatherings, but participants are ...

September through December issue of JCPRD Activities Catalog available after July 25

July 7, 2016

The next issue of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s Activities Catalog will be online at www.jcprd.com on July 22 and in print form the week of July 25. Registration for classes in the catalog begins at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, July 25. The free publication covers JCPRD programs and events offered between September and December. This issue will ...

Durrie Vision Announces Timothy P. Lindquist, MD as Partner

July 7, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (July 7, 2016) - Durrie Vision, a Kansas City leader in ophthalmology and refractive surgery announced Timothy P. Lindquist, MD as a new partner. Dr. Lindquist joined the practice in 2014 as a refractive surgeon, specializing in laser vision correction and refractive lens procedures. “Dr. Lindquist has been a tremendous asset to our practice and we are ...

AT&T Business Fiber Jumps in the Fast Lane with Gigabit Speeds

July 7, 2016

Springfield, MO, June 29, 2016 — AT&T1 is adding faster Internet speeds for more businesses over AT&T Business Fiber. Business customers in Missouri can now enjoy download and upload speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps).2 AT&T Business Fiber is a blazing-fast Internet service available in AT&T Fiber Ready buildings. With Internet speeds up to 1Gbps a business can: ...

Powell Gardens Names New Executive Director

July 7, 2016

Media Contact: Karen Case, kcase@powellgardens.org, 816.697.2600 x236 Kingsville, Missouri (July 7, 2016)--After conducting a nationwide search, the Board of Directors of Powell Gardens has selected Tabitha Schmidt as Executive Director. She will succeed Eric Tschanz who is assuming the role of Vice Chairman until his retirement in September 2017. Ms. Schmidt will join Powell Gardens on August 8, 2016. Jeanie ...

Overland Park synagogue to celebrate new building with ancient tradition

July 7, 2016

Overland Park, Kan., (July 7, 2016) An Overland Park synagogue will honor an ancient practice and tradition to complete the move to their new building on Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Or HaOlam Messianic Congregation will celebrate their new building by carrying their Torah scroll on a four-mile walk from their former location. “The Torah scroll is the heart of G-d’s ...


July 7, 2016

(July 7, 2016) Concerned Care, Inc. and Immacolata Manor have announced a merger effective July 1, 2016. As Life Unlimited, Inc., its more than 250 employees will provide residential, day habilitation and employment services to more than 200 individuals and therapeutic recreation services to over 500 people. Executive offices will remain in both Liberty and North Kansas City. Barbara M. ...

Local Employers Assisting their Homebuying Employees

July 7, 2016

Terry Jackson Terry@DomicileOne-InLocation.com -- 913-488-5623 Domicile One Realty to host KC’s First Employer Assisted Housing Forum Grandview, Mo. – July 7, 2016 – Domicile One Realty will host a forum on how KC Metro employers can offer local employees real estate assistance as a part of their company benefit package. The event will be held on July 14th at the ...

Fundraiser for Local Theatre Teacher

July 7, 2016

Former and current students of Jeannie Hutter gather Saturday, July 9th from 7-9pm at Fort Osage High School to raise money and awareness for Wegeners Granulomatosis. Jeannie was diagnosed with Wegener's a few years back and treatments are expensive. The students will perform theatrical numbers from Broadway shows to celebrate their theatre teacher and raise funds. You are coordially invited ...

New Executive Leadership Team Announced for Health Partnership Clinic

July 7, 2016

Health Partnership Clinic (HPC), which offers comprehensive, quality medical, dental and behavioral health services serving Johnson, Franklin and Miami counties, recently announced a new executive leadership team, led by veteran clinic executive Amy Falk as CEO and President. Mollie Day, DDS, Chief Dental Officer, is joined by new executive team members Anne VanGarsse, M.D., Chief Medical Officer; Brenda McLaughlin, Vice ...

Platelet Rich Plasma from Eclipse is Finally Available at RSVP Med Spa

July 7, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) July 7, 2016 - RSVP Med Spa is Kansas City's premier med spa that offers variety of options to enhance one's beauty. They've also added Eclipse (PRP) into their list. It is a platelet rich plasma collection system that allows physicians to help add volume to the skin, reduce areas of hollowness on the ...

Troost Comes to Life in Fringe Festival Play

July 6, 2016

KANSAS CITY Mo. -- True stories collected from individuals who often live on the fringe of society come to life in “Bingo on the Boulevard,” a play receiving four performances in the Kansas City Fringe Festival. Inspired by interviews with an undocumented immigrant, female impersonator, schizophrenic patient, and many others, the play will be presented at the Unicorn Theatre’s Jerome ...

Park University Golf Scramble Set for Oct. 10 at The National Golf Club of Kansas City

July 6, 2016

The 2016 Park University Golf Scramble, a four-person tournament that benefits the University’s athletic programs, is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 10, at The National Golf Club of Kansas City. Golfers get on the course with a shotgun start at 10 a.m., with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. An awards program will be held immediately follow the completion of the tournament ...

The ‘Uber of Swim Lessons’ expands throughout to Missouri

July 6, 2016

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: 1-888-950-7946 Info@AquaMobileSwim.com www.aquamobileswim.com AquaMobile, known as the ‘Uber of Swim Lessons’ is excited to announce their expansion to Missouri. Founded by Diana Goodwin, AquaMobile is an on-demand at-home swim school which is the largest of its kind in North America. “A staggering 65% of Americans don’t know how to swim. I’ve made it my mission to ...

Legacy Park Amphitheater to Welcome Quiet Riot Saturday

July 6, 2016

80s rock band Quiet Riot will headline a concert at Legacy Park Amphitheater in Lee’s Summit, MO this Saturday, July 9. Gates open at 5:00pm. Poison tribute band Poison Overdose will open the concert at 7:00pm. Tickets are $15 in advance online at RockTheAmp.net, and $20 at the gate the day of the concert. Legacy Park Amphitheater is located just ...

World Refugee Day Celebration

July 6, 2016

A World Refugee Day Celebration will take place this Saturday, July 9th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Kansas City University of Medical Biosciences (1750 Independence Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64106). Mayor Sly James will be present and making remarks. This fun, free, family-friendly event will include food, music, traditional dances, a firetruck, and a police simulation vehicle. There ...

Film Society KC Celebrates 25th Anniversary & 3rd Annual BBQ

July 6, 2016

Who: Film Society KC What: Film Society KC Celebrates 25th Anniversary Where: Brookside Gardens Event Space, 624 E. 63rd Street, KCMO When: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Benefits: The Robert Altman Emerging Filmmakers Fund Tickets: $20 for Film Society members, $30 for Non Members www.filmsocietykc.com FILM SOCIETY KC CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY HONORING THE KANSAS CITY ...

Le Fou Frog Celebrates Bastille Day Celebration July 14, 15, 16 & 17th

July 6, 2016

Who: Le Fou Frog What: 20th Annual Bastille Day Celebration – July 14, 15, 16, & 17th Where: Le Fou Frog, 400 East 5th Street, KCMO 64106 Info: (816) 474-6060 or www.lefoufrog.com LE FOU FROG HOSTS 20TH ANNUAL BASTILLE DAY FETE! Boozestille Daze are Here! A Homage de Fromage-A Cheesy Celebration! Thursday, July 14, Friday, July 15~ Saturday, July 16 ...

Shakespeare and All That Jazz

July 6, 2016

Contact: Fr. John Spicer, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, frjohn@standrewkc.org or 816-523-1602, ext. 125. The Happy Hour Concert Series at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church continues on Thursday, July 14, with “Shakespeare and All That Jazz,” an evening of Shakespearean texts set to classic jazz and contemporary music. Drinks and snacks start at 5:30, and the concert by St. Andrew's Chancel Singers ...

Shakespeare’s Sonnets — and Yours

July 6, 2016

Contact: Fr. John Spicer at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, frjohn@standrewkc.org or 816-523-1602, ext. 125. Kansas City writer Vern Barnet will offer a three-week series on “Shakespeare’s Sonnets, You, and Me” on Wednesday evenings, July 13, 20 and 27, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Meyer Blvd. and Wornall Rd. in Kansas City (www.standrewkc.org). Barnet – an ...

President Harry Truman to “Give ‘em Hell!”July 20 at Tallgrass Creek

July 6, 2016

WHAT: A Wednesday, July 20 (2 -3:30 p.m.) Whistlestop Campaign Stop by President Harry Truman (aka Neil Johnson) and his wife Bess (aka Nancy Cramer ) at Tallgrass Creek retirement community in Overland Park, KS. President Truman will “Give ‘em Hell!” as he debates Donald Trump (aka Joe Fournier ) and Hillary Clinton (aka Heather Lawler). This festive event is ...

Evolving Magazine Conscious Living Festival

July 6, 2016

Set on the Plaza, there will be outdoor music and entertainment, workshops every hour, and holistic health and wellness vendors indoors. Evolving Magazine, a Kansas City publication since March 2009, is offering a Conscious Living Festival on July 24 from 1-7 p.m. at Unity Temple on the Plaza. “The Conscious Living Festival is an opportunity for Kansas City residents to ...

AAVSB Expands Delegate Funding Program for Annual Meeting & Conference

July 6, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Date: July 6, 2016 Contact: Lainie Franklin, Member Services & Marketing Coordinator 1-877-698-8482 The AAVSB® Expands Delegate Funding Program for Annual Meeting & Conference Kansas City, MO (July 6, 2016) – The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB)’s Board of Directors recently approved an expansion to its Delegate Funding Program for the Annual Meeting & Conference. ...

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