Local Lady gets Time in Spotlight through Book

June 18, 2014

Kansas City, MO -- A Life Not My Own: Conversations with Vicky Rogers is officially released. Author Danielle Bergey creates an artistic and practical guide through the life of local Kansas City resident Vicky Rogers, who is Executive Assistant at Heartland International Ministries (H.I.M.). The book is available for purchase at heartforhim.org and hopefreelancing.com. Please contact Danielle Bergey at dhbergey@gmail.com. ...

Dancers represent Eastern Kansas at International Dance Festival

June 18, 2014

The following dancers had the amazing opportunity of being invited to represent Eastern Kansas at an International Dance Festival in Los Angeles, California: Alexa Chavira, Gabby Larsen, Melanie Hipsher, Kelly Hipsher, Chloe Hardeman, Sydney Owings, Megan Jones, Grace Gillen, and Myah Sanborn. Dancers took master classes and performed with dancers from all over the world. Olathe Dance Center's company dancers ...

Report Holds Good News for Clay County, Northland

June 18, 2014

A report issued June 13 on Greater Kansas City’s economic environment held mixed messages for Clay County and the Northland. Entitled “Prosperity at a Crossroads,” the report noted Greater Kansas City’s economy is generally stable but slowing in major, widespread ways. Although there are bright spots, the region has fallen behind similar areas and needs a concentrated focus to improve. ...

World-Renowned Musician from KC Writes Book

June 18, 2014

Kansas City resident Ray Hildebrand, of the 1960's duo Paul and Paula, announces the release of his new book, The Hey Paula Story. The book tells a personal story through Ray's fame, fortune, and breakaway of the lifestyle. The Hey Paula Story is available for purchase on Amazon and HopeFreelancing.com. Please e-mail director@hopefreelancing.com or call at 937-554-6459 for more information. ...

Progressive group backs Sherwood Smith for his commitment to equality, plan for targeted economic development

June 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2014 Contact: Brian Noland Cell: (816) 506-1948 Email: nolandbrian@gmail.com Kansas City, MO – Today, on the heels of two startling reports concerning Jackson County’s inequality and slowing economic growth, the Committee for County Progress endorsed Sherwood Smith in the August 5th Jackson County Primary Election. “Jackson County can no longer afford to ignore its stark ...

Local Startup Sparks Supplement Revolution With Introduction of “wojo”

June 18, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS: Wojo Nutrition, LLC, has introduced a new way for the world to take vitamins by making a unique form available to consumers. Wojo, a line of single-dose liquid supplements, can be added to any beverage — hot or cold — and is packaged for on-the-go lifestyles. With wojo, today’s health-conscious consumers eliminate the side effects of vitamin ...

Two Marine veterans cycling cross country for charity

June 17, 2014

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2014 (Images available on request) For more information contact Jay Knight Phone: 309-781-7552 jay@Pax2Pax.org Honoring a Brother: Two Vets Cycle for Children’s Charity WORCESTER, Massachusetts — Two Marine veterans, Jay Knight (East Moline, IL) and Denny Salisbury (Kelseyville, CA), are cycling across the country between two gaming festivals and visiting Children’s hospitals along ...

Shick USA Expands Sales Department

June 17, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri - June 11th, 2014 – Shick USA has announced the additions of Mike Murdock, Don Nedved, and Julie Shipp to the sales team. Mike Murdock, as Shick’s Liquid Sales Manager, will utilize his 20+ years of experiences to focus on new and existing Shick Markets and new liquid process systems. Don Nedved, as Shick’s Controls Sales Manager, ...

An “Ounce of Prevention” Makes for Healthy Expansion Opportunities in KC Market

June 17, 2014

For Immediate Release Contact: Tom Dusterhoft, Owner 913.660.5676 | tdusterhoft@massageheights.com Kansas City, MO – June 17, 2014 – Drive through any metropolitan shopping area and you’re likely to see a cluster of chain drug stores battling across corners to treat ailments for the masses. While treatment is important, an international franchise company gaining market share in KC aims to shift ...

Ride for Full Potential Reaches Mid-Point of USA

June 17, 2014

The Ride for Full Potential will reach the midpoint of the country by the end of this week or the first part of next week depending on weather conditions. The midpoint is in Newton KS which is 27 miles to the north of Wichita KS. Ron Dickinson and his son Matt are bicycling across the united states to raise awareness ...

MEDIA ALERT: Michael J. Glotzbach of Overland Park, Kan., graduates from Wake Forest Law

June 17, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2014 Contact: Lisa Snedeker Office: 336.758.5719 Cell: 336.453.8233 snedekll@wfu.edu Michael J. Glotzbach of Overland Park, Kan., graduates from Wake Forest Law WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Michael J. Glotzbach of Overland Park, Kan., has earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Wake Forest University School of Law. The law school’s 40th annual Hooding Program speaker, the Honorable John ...

Saint Luke’s Health System and Centerre Healthcare sign Letter of Intent to form partnership on new inpatient rehabilitation hospital

June 17, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 17, 2014) – Saint Luke’s Health System, in partnership with Centerre Healthcare Corporation headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., today announced their intent to build a freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Pending site selection and certificate of need approval, the new hospital is expected to open in 2016. The 60,000-plus square foot, 60-bed ...

Bike4Solution Riding Through Kansas City

June 17, 2014

Hoffman Estates, Ill. (June 17, 2014) – 2,500 miles is more than the average bike ride. But four graduates of Trinity International University are taking one mile at a time to raise money for human trafficking victims in India. “We want to be a voice for the voiceless. Girls are being tricked, deceived, and kidnapped and something needs to be ...

Tiger Tail Saloon Grand Opening

June 17, 2014

Tiger Tail Saloon 813 Walnut Kansas City Missouri 64106 816-471-0196 Tiger Tail Saloon Presents Thursday, June 19th Grand Opening. Happy Hour all day. Open House Party. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Downtown Kansas City's newest bar and restaurant Tiger Tail Saloon will present its Grand Opening at 813 Walnut on Thursday June 19th. Tiger Tail Saloon is proud to announce its Open ...

GlynnDevins Blog Awarded Best Resource in National Senior Living Competition

June 17, 2014

SeniorHomes.com has recognized the GlynnDevins blog, Insights, as “Best Senior Living Industry Resource” in its annual Senior Living Awards. GlynnDevins, a marketing and advertising agency based in Overland Park that specializes in the field of senior living, beat out 150 other finalists for the coveted honor, including national names like Senior Housing Forum and Senior Housing News. “GlynnDevins takes pride ...

Parsons Dance launches summer workshop associated with Kansas City Ballet

June 16, 2014

. PARSONS DANCE LAUNCHES NEW 1 WEEK SUMMER WORKSHOP IN ASSOCIATION WITH KANSAS CITY BALLET AUGUST 4-8, 2014 Parsons Dance in association with Kansas City Ballet is thrilled to announce the creation of a five day summer intensive workshop at the Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity. Artistic Director, acclaimed choreographer and Kansas City native David Parsons, will be ...

U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver tours medical school’s urban garden

June 16, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 16, 2014) – Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) introduced Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II to all that it produces today … from future osteopathic physicians studying for board exams to snap peas growing in its community garden. Cleaver and Marc B. Hahn, D.O., KCUMB president and chief executive officer, met today to discuss the ...

Grisham Farm & Construction offers excavation, hauling services

June 16, 2014

Kansas, MO, June 16, 2014 - Grisham Farm and Construction is a family-owned business that does proficiently in basement excavation, dump truck hauling, land leveling, gravel hauling in Kansas City MO, sand hauling in Kearney MO, and many more zone construction works in Liberty, Excelsior Springs, Kearney and Kansas City, MO Northland. Additionally, aside from its first-rate specializations, since 2005, ...

New vape shop opens in Waldo

June 16, 2014

“The World of Vaping is exploding in the KC market and Waldo Vapes is ready to help smokers of all ages quit one of the most addictive substances on earth. Jon Brower, the owner, has been vaping for a year and a half and was inspired to open a shop because, “Vaping is the only thing that helped me quit ...

Keane Insurance Group adds Harvey Co as new broker

June 16, 2014

Kansas City, MO (June 16, 2014) -- The Keane Insurance Group is pleased to announce that it has recently hired Harvey Co as a broker focusing on new business sales of medical professional liability insurance and physician disability insurance products. As part of the Keane Group’s growth strategy, Co brings the number of Keane brokers up to ten. He will ...

Mayor Sly James presents Variety with international award

June 16, 2014

VARIETY THE CHILDREN’S CHARITY OF GREATER KANSAS CITY WINS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS Kansas City Mayor Sly James to Present International Awards to Local Tent Kansas City, Missouri Mayor, Sly James, will present the Variety – the Children’s Charity International Gold Heart Award for excellence in overall growth, innovation and helping children with serious illness, disadvantaged or special needs to board president, ...

Health Insurance Cooperative Agency releases model to help with health care crisis

June 16, 2014

Contact Information: Health Insurance Cooperative Agency David Hickman, President DavidH@thehoabs.com 913-369-5552 Health Insurance Cooperative Agency Releases Model to Help with Health Care Crisis FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Overland Park, KS – Kansas hospitals are seeing an increase in high-deductible health plans, resulting in an increase in accounts receivable, charity care, and bad debt. Hospitals are being deluged with requirements that are ...

Lafayetee County Juneteenth Celebration features activities, exhibits and presentations

June 15, 2014

2014 Lafayette County Juneteenth Celebration “PULLING TOGETHER—PUMPING UP” FOR 2015 - 150TH ANNIVERSAY OF JUNETEENTH Lafayette County Juneteenth Celebration will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014at the Fairground Park in Higginsville, MO from 10 am to 5 pm. This is a free family-oriented event that has been held annually since 2005. The Lafayette County Juneteenth Foundation announces its schedule ...

77 Jefferson returns to Californos in Westport - July 18

June 14, 2014

Contact: Aaron Barksdale-Burns staff@californos.com 816.531.1097 Friday July 18 at 9:00 pm, Californos is hosting an outdoor show with 77 Jefferson, an alternative reggae/rock/soul band out of Kansas City, Missouri. 77 produces their own albums and has been touring heavily over the last 7 years. 77 have played many festivals and venues all over North America and has had the privilege ...

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