Scott Fillmore Joins the Giving the Basics Board of Directors

Sept. 15, 2016

Giving the Basics 3150 Mercier Suite D-2 #286 Kansas City, MO 64111 913-964-3300 GivingTheBasics.org PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release For more information contact: Teresa Hamilton Executive Director Giving the Basics 913-208-3611 Teresa@givingthebasics.org SCOTT FILLMORE JOINS THE GIVING THE BASICS BOARD Kansas City, MO— Giving the Basics announces the appointment of its newest board member. Scott Fillmore will be joining the ...

TrueGender to host Launch Party Friday, September 23

Sept. 15, 2016

TrueGender is a nonprofit organization that exists to provide funding and resources to help any transgender person with transitioning and support, regardless of age or progress of transition. Kansas City – To kick-off our first fundraising campaign and start raising awareness of our existence, TrueGender will be hosting a Launch Party on Friday, September 23rd from 8-10pm at the Uptown ...

Ritterbush Joins Park University as Director of Library Services and Learning Commons

Sept. 15, 2016

Park University announces the appointment of Jon Ritterbush as the director of library services and learning commons. Ritterbush began his duties at Park on Sept. 1. In his position, Ritterbush is responsible for the development and management of the University’s learning commons, which includes the McAfee Memorial Library and the Academic Support Center, housed within the newly renovated Norrington Center. ...

Kicker Country Stampede Announces Thomas Rhett, Alan Jackson, Chris Stapleton, and Old Dominion In First Round of Lineup Announcements

Sept. 15, 2016

2017 Festival To Be Held June 22-23-24, 2017 Three-Day Admission Passes Available for Only $120. Payments Can Be Split Over Seven Months! Manhattan, Kansas (Sept. 15, 2016) – Kicker Country Stampede is celebrating 22 years of bringing the magic of Nashville’s music scene to Manhattan, Kansas by releasing some exciting names in its first round of 2017 lineup announcements. Superstar ...

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Announces “National Parent and Child Play Day”, September 16

Sept. 15, 2016

Media Contact: Jade Sparks Communications Manager Office – (816) 556-3233 Email – jade.sparks@merlinentertainments.biz FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LEGOLAND® Discovery Center has declared a “National Parent and Child Play Day” celebrating the benefits of families taking time-out and engaging in creative play. Coinciding with National Working Parents Day on Friday, September 16, the nine indoor LEGO® playgrounds based on LEGO® play urging ...

SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium and The SEA LIFE Trust Celebrate First National Marine Monument in Atlantic Ocean – and thank locals for support!

Sept. 15, 2016

Media Contact: Jade Sparks Communications Manager Office – (816) 556-3233 Email – jade.sparks@merlinentertainments.biz FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Of almost 25,000 votes cast in a six week poll of visitors to the SEA LIFE aquarium network in the US, carried out by the SEA LIFE Trust and The Ocean Project, a massive 97% voted in favor of expanding the US network of ...

Minibar to Host a Variety of Folk Music with National & Local Acts on September 23rd

Sept. 15, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sam Pugh Ivory Tooth Music 615-669-8763 ivorytoothpr@gmail.com Minibar to Host a Variety of Folk Music with National & Local Acts on September 23rd (Kansas City, MO - September 15th, 2016) Minibar to Host a Variety of Folk Music with Daniel Amedee of New Orleans & KC’s Teri Quinn, Jake Stanton September 23rd New Orleans songwriter Daniel ...

Free Event for Parents of Struggling Children

Sept. 14, 2016

Free Event for Parents of Struggling Children September 21, 2016 Maple Woods Community College 2601 NE Barry Road, Arbor Room Kansas City, MO 64156 6:30 pm Special one-night-only event with Dr. Robert Melillo, author of the bestselling book "Disconnected Kids," leading expert in children’s neurobehavioral disorders and co-founder of The Brain Balance Program®, a comprehensive, drug-free program now available in ...

Kansas City Foot and Ankle, established in 1993 is proud to announce, The Heel Pain Center of Kansas City as a new specialized extension of Kansas City Foot and Ankle.

Sept. 14, 2016

Kansas City, MO (September 14th 2016) Kansas City Foot and Ankle CEO and Founder Dr. Mark Green, DPM, is proud to announce the addition of The Heel Pain Center of Kansas City to the Kansas City Foot and Ankle practice. Kansas City Foot and Ankle has been part of the Kansas City Medical community for over 20 years. Our success ...

Master Illusionist and Storyteller “Harris the 3rd” to Headline Oakwood Baptist Fall Fest – Free, All-Ages Event to Take Place Saturday, October 29

Sept. 14, 2016

Internationally recognized illusionist and Christian storyteller, Harris III will headline Oakwood Baptist Church’s family-friendly Fall Fest event. Harris has become a highly-respected speaker by creating moments that lead to the discovery of #RealMagic, helping audiences identify the lies and deception that they have been tricked into believing. His knack for communicating “the evidence of things unseen,” and the importance of ...

Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management, LLC Announces New Ownership and Expansion

Sept. 14, 2016

For More Information: Mindy Corporon Mindy@BoyerCoporon.com (913) 685-2300 Richard Boyer and Mindy Corporon, founding partners, add three principals to the firm’s ownership group to achieve growth, expansion and long-term succession goals. Overland Park, Kan. — Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management, LLC (BCWM), a Registered Investment Advisor with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, announces this week that Laura Carley, CFA, ...

Sallee, Stuteville Promoted to Senior Staff Positions at Park University

Sept. 14, 2016

Park University has announced the promotion of Emily Sallee, Ph.D., to the position of associate vice president for faculty affairs, and Rebekkah Stuteville, Ph.D., to the position of vice provost and associate vice president for academic affairs. Both started in their new positions on Aug. 1. Emily Sallee, Ph.D. As associate vice president for faculty affairs, Sallee will drive initiatives ...

Changing the Face of Beauty KC Headshot clinic and fundraiser

Sept. 13, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Contact Sept 2016 Katie Driscoll – 312.315.6252 CTFOB produces one of a kind, headshot clinics in hopes to revolutionize the talent industry! CTFOB has events planned all around the country to encourage representation of models with disability in local talent firms. Kansas City, MO – The disability community consists of over 1.2 BILLION consumers globally (roughly ...

Short’s Travel Management Names New Director of Client Services

Sept. 13, 2016

Short’s Travel Management, Inc., a leading travel management company, has announced Teri Goins has been named its new Director of Client Services. Goins will oversee the client services and implementation departments at Short’s. “I am very excited to have Teri join Short’s,” said Dave Hughes, President of Short’s Travel Management. “I know her experience and strategic leadership will build upon ...

AWG AFM unification near completion

Sept. 13, 2016

UNIFICATION OF COOPERATIVES NEARING COMPLETION Kansas City, KS 9/13/16 - Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG) and Affiliated Foods Midwest Cooperative, Inc. (AFM) recently announced that they had reached agreement to combine the two cooperatives’ distribution businesses. The combination of the two cooperatives into the largest grocery cooperative is slated to take effect next month after receiving near unanimous approval from ...

Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey to ‘Deliver Dance to the People’ with Ailey In Your Neighborhood

Sept. 13, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO. – Dancers from Ailey II will lead FREE mini "pop-up performances" in the downtown district and Westside neighborhoods of Kansas City and communities of Fairway, Mission, Mission Hills, Mission Woods, Prairie Village, Roland Park, Westwood, and Westwood Hills in North Eastern Johnson County, Kansas. Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey is committed to bringing world class dance ...

Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey Presents Ailey II at the Historic Folly Theater in Three Public Performances

Sept. 13, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO. -– Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey (KCFAA) will present Ailey II in three public performances at the historic Folly Theater from September 29-October 1. Under the artistic direction of Troy Powell, the Company will feature both world and Kansas City premieres, as well as the timeless classic, Alvin Ailey’s “Revelations.” “Ailey II should not be missed. ...

Incorporating Ed-Tech in Your World

Sept. 13, 2016

Association for Talent Development (ATD) Kansas City Chapter Contacts: Angela Viehland, 816.559.0473 aviehland@shb.com Pete Nielsen, pete.nielsen981@gmail.com Kansas City, MO (September 30, 2016) The Kansas City Chapter of The Association for Talent Development will host their annual fall conference on September 30th, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center, 4801 ...

New Pastor Begins at Hosanna! Lutheran in Liberty

Sept. 13, 2016

Liberty, MO -- Pastor Mike Kern was installed as the new pastor of Hosanna! Lutheran Church on Sunday, September 11, 2016. Pastor Mike, a graduate of Valparaiso University and Trinity Lutheran Seminary comes to Liberty after serving two rural congregations in Nebraska for eight years. Pastor Mike is married to Alison Kern, a native of the Kansas City area, and ...

KC Disability Non-profit Opens River Market Retail Location On New Streetcar Stop

Sept. 13, 2016

NEWS RELEASE: MidAmerica Alliance For Access announced today it is expanding it's services and relocating their Missouri office to the River Market, in Kansas City, Missouri at 311 Delaware Street. Starting Tuesday, October 11th, their new location will continue to provide existing services while establishing a second retail location for used and deeply discounted new medical equipment and power wheelchair/scooter ...

FTJ/FSL Names New Vice President to Lead IT

Sept. 13, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (September 12, 2016) – Forrest T. Jones & Company, Inc. (FTJ) and Fidelity Security Life Insurance Company (FSL) have appointed Roy Moore to a newly created vice president position to lead the organizations’ information technology (IT) efforts. Moore will provide strategic leadership as a member of the executive team and manage a department of nearly 50 IT ...

Book Fair to Support Park University’s River Read Children’s Literature Festival

Sept. 13, 2016

Park University’s College of Education and Health Professions and the Dorothy Harper Watson Literacy Center will host the annual River Read Children’s Literature Festival on Tuesday, Oct. 11 on the University's Parkville Campus. The Festival provides approximately 600 third and fourth grade students from the North Kansas City (Mo.) School District the opportunity to meet local authors, explore literature and ...

KC artist Nitemirror prepares for October international tour

Sept. 13, 2016

Kansas City artist Nitemirror is getting ready for his October tour, in support of his recent release "Friday 13th". The album is a swirling underwater journey to the edge of human sanity. The release fluctuates between electro-minimalism, harsh acoustic violence, and watery slimepop. Nitemirror's focus centers on outcast attitudes, cyber throwaway, aesthetics and the abolishment of today's inhumane prison system. ...


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