Northland MLK Celebration planned at William Jewell

Jan. 12, 2016

The 32nd annual Northland Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 18, in Gano Chapel on the William Jewell College campus. The featured speaker for the event is the Rev. Dr. Emanuel Cleaver III, senior pastor of St. James United Methodist Church, Kansas City, Mo. The program includes musical presentations by the ...

Benedictine College Celebrates a Century of Science

Jan. 12, 2016

Benedictine College today announced a year-long celebration of a “Century of Science” at its Atchison, Kan., campus. In 1916, the college offered its first science degrees. Today, the college is looking to the next century of science with a planned new Science and Engineering building. (Read more at From the beginning, the Catholic college aimed for the highest possible ...

KCFAA to Name Dance Studio in Honor of Charitable Kansas Citian

Jan. 12, 2016

Ribbon cutting is open to the public KANSAS CITY, MO. January 7, 2016 - Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey (KCFAA) will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, January 14 to dedicate KCFAA's David T. Beals, III Studio at 18th & Vine. The David T. Beals, III Charitable Trust, for which Bank of America, N.A. serves as trustee, was ...

Austin Hardware Announces Vicki Konkle as new Inside Sales Manager

Jan. 12, 2016

Austin Hardware and Supply, Inc., Lee’s Summit, MO, has named Vicki Konkle as Inside Sales Manager. Konkle will be based at the company’s headquarters in Lee’s Summit, MO and will be responsible for management of all customer service departments at the company’s 10 nationwide locations. Konkle joins Austin with over 13 years of Sales Support Management experience. Throughout her career ...


Jan. 12, 2016

IRISH TENOR PAUL BYROM SINGS THE GREAT IRISH SONGBOOK FEB 23rd AT ST ANDREW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN KANSAS CITY, MO Kansas City, MO – Jan 6, 2016 - Dubbed "Ireland's Premier Young Tenor" by the Irish American News, Paul Byrom will perform in concert at St Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 6401 Wornall Terrace in Kansas City, MO, on Tuesday, February 23, ...

Meet the Premier Providers of Cost-Effective and Durable Crowd Control

Jan. 12, 2016

Liberty, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) January 12, 2016 - As a company that was founded with more than 25 years of experience in building Fortune 500 companies; Discount Crowd Control offers the finest crowd control barriers. Being a division of Multi Distributing, LLC, the enterprise has gained recognition for products that help facilitate traffic management. The company provides concrete safety ...

Kansa City Tax Planner Earns Certified Tax Coach(TM) Designation

Jan. 11, 2016

Kansas City, MO – October 28,2015 Rebecca Brown announced today that she is one of just 400 tax professionals who has completed the American Institute for Certified Tax Coaches’ training academy leading to the Certified Tax Coach(TM) designation. “Taxpayers who really want to beat the IRS can’t wait for their accountant to work magic with a stack of receipts on ...

Baker Sterchi Promotes Kansas City Associate to Member Status

Jan. 11, 2016

Kansas City, MO (Jan. 11, 2016) – Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice LLC announce that Jonathan E. Benevides have been elected to Member status effective January 1, 2016. Benevides, located in the firm’s Kansas City office, received his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas School of Law where he was an Articles Editor of the University of Kansas Law ...


Jan. 11, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 11, 2016) – Kansas City accounting firm MarksNelson LLC is pleased to announce that Member Christine Johnston, CPA, CMA, CGMA, will serve a one-year term on the 2016 Audit Committee for the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network. CREW Network is an industry-leading business networking organization dedicated to advancing achievements of women in commercial real estate. ...

Court Help Center Serves Over 4,000 in 2015

Jan. 11, 2016

Court Help Center Serves over 4000 in 2015 Johnson County District Court provides help to those in need. Olathe, Kansas, January 11, 2016: Despite the stereotypes, one in fifteen Johnson County, Kansas residents live below the federal poverty line according to the United Community Services of Johnson County. Many of these people enter a courthouse every day needing to address ...

New Partner Named at McAuley & Crandall, PA.

Jan. 11, 2016

McAuley & Crandall, PA is pleased to announce the continued growth of our firm with the promotion of Jackie Reynolds, CPA to partner. Jackie has been with our firm since 2002 and provides accounting, tax and consulting services to individuals and small businesses. Mrs. Reynolds holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from University of Missouri – Kansas City. ...

New NWMO Business Is Helping American Products Make a Comeback

Jan. 11, 2016

Logan Crabtree State Crate 660-953-0804 New NWMO Business Is Helping American Products Make a Comeback State Crate Launches a Subscription Box for American Goods Cainsville, Missouri: State Crate recently announced their subscription box that ships members a handpicked selection of American made products from a featured state every month. In a crowded industry of other subscription boxes, State Crate ...

Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic of Kansas City is Proud to Announce the Addition of Two Board Ceritifed Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Physicians

Jan. 11, 2016

Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic of Kansas City, LLC, a long standing leader in the care of regional recreational, collegiate, and professional athletes, has recently added two additional Board Certified Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Trained Surgeons, Chris Peer, MD and John "Jack" Carlisle, MD. Dr. Peer has been in practice for 10 years, having recently moved to Kansas City from ...

Outlaw Country Legends Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard: Duo will perform at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena on Monday, April 11th

Jan. 11, 2016

Press Release Statement Monday, January 11, 2016 Outlaw Country Legends Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard Rockin’ America’s Charts With New Collaborative Album, Django and Jimmie! Duo will perform at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena on Monday, April 11th (January 11, 2016) Django and Jimmie (Legacy Recordings), the new album collaboration from legendary American artists Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard, is emerging ...

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE Robotics brings 40+ teams to Union Station Jan. 16

Jan. 11, 2016

Elementary and middle school students solve real-life environmental problems with research, ingenuity, LEGO bricks and robots Kansas City (January 11, 2016)—More than 400 students in fourth through eighth grades will come together Saturday, Jan. 16, to compete in the FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Regional Championship at Union Station, 30 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, Mo. The opening ceremony and team ...

Agricultural Business Council to Honor Three Agribusiness Leaders

Jan. 11, 2016

January 11, 2016, KANSAS CITY, MO: On March 10 at the Chamber of Commerce Board Room in historic Union Station, the Agricultural Business Council of Kansas City will honor three of the region’s leading business figures who have been civic champions for agriculture in separate but very key issue areas in our region. “These individuals have had a positive and ...

Novadiol Inc. applies to FDA for new drug for Chronic Kidney Disease patients

Jan. 10, 2016

Novadiol, Inc., a Kansas City based biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class treatments for secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) and hypovitaminosis D, announced the submission of an Investigational New Drug (IND) application with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on December 24, 2015. Novadiol’s IND, known as NVCKD-001, will treat secondary hyperparathyroidism in stage 3 and stage 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients. Novadiol ...

Erickson Advantage H5652 Receives Top National Rankings

Jan. 10, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS – Erickson Living, developer and manager of Tallgrass Creek retirement community, announced that its health plan, Erickson Advantage®, has received a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 2016 Medicare Advantage (MA) health plan rating of 5-stars for Part C and 5-stars for Part D. A 5-star quality rating is considered exceptional and reflective of the highest-quality ...

Missouri NAACP announces new leadership

Jan. 9, 2016

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The NAACP National Headquarters has officially announced a change of direction at the highest-ranking position within the Missouri State Conference of Branches. The NAACP has elected attorney Rod Chapel as the 14th President of the Missouri State NAACP. Chapel replaces longtime NAACP Conference President Mary Ratliff, who served in the position for nearly 30 years. Chapel, ...

Theatre in the Park 2016 offers five great musicals this summer

Jan. 8, 2016

2016 Theatre in the Park Season Offers Show-stopping entertainment Chimney sweeps and a beloved nanny. A Chaperone and chorus dancers. Brothers and a colorful coat. All these characters will be part of the wonderful mix of musicals to grace the stage as part of the 2016 summer season of musicals at the Theatre in the Park! The Theatre in the ...

Educational panel to follow Jan. 13 showing of movie “Concussion”

Jan. 8, 2016

Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater KC to Host Private Showing of Will Smith Movie Concussion Overland Park, KS – The Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas (BIAKS) is sponsoring a private showing of the newly released movie “Concussion,” starring Will Smith as Bennett Omalu, M.D., the pathologist credited with discovering the link between repeated concussions and ...

Spinning Tree Theatre presents professional premier of “13”

Jan. 8, 2016

Spinning Tree Theatre presents KC professional premiere of musical “13” on February 11-28 The musical “13” is a delightful story that everyone can relate to having lived through those awkward teen years. Spinning Tree Theatre presents the Kansas City professional premiere of “13” with music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown and book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn. Spinning ...

Afternoon Tea Party for 50 Plus is Feb. 5 at Mill Creek Activity Center

Jan. 8, 2016

Delight in dainty sandwiches, wonderful tea, and scrumptious crumpets during an Afternoon Tea Party being planned in early February by the 50 Plus department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Gloves, hats, and fun formal wear are recommended for this event, which is now in its second year. Participants are invited to bring their own special tea cup ...

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