Youth Volunteer Corps Honors 183 Outstanding Youth Volunteers

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, MO – Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) has awarded 183 youth volunteers for their service achievements in the past year. “We are so proud of the hard-working youth volunteering with YVC programs all over the U.S. and Canada,” said David Battey, founder and president of YVC. “These youth are setting incredible examples of service not only for their peers ...

Fort Leonard Wood Soldier to perform at White House

Oct. 27, 2014

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI 65473 VOICE: 573-563-4145 FAX: 573.563-4012 BY: Shatara Seymour EMAIL: FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – In celebration of the men and women who serve the United States, Sgt. Christiana Ball, 787th Military Police Battalion drill sergeant, is scheduled to perform at the White House, Nov. 6 as a part of the “In Performance ...

Park University to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of the Christmas Truce of 1914

Oct. 27, 2014

Students from Park University’s Program of History will present a dramatic theater production to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Christmas Truce of 1914. “Letters from the Front: The Christmas Truce of 1914” will be presented on Sunday, Nov. 9, at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, Mo., starting at 2 p.m. Park history ...

Treanor Architects moves to larger office at 1811 Baltimore Avenue

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, Mo. (October 21, 2014) – “Our new office provides the additional space Treanor needs now, and will support the growth we expect in the future,” explains Andy Pitts, Treanor Architects principal and Kansas City office manager. Treanor’s growth can be attributed to continued growth of its current design studios, Justice and Preservation, and the addition of the firm’s ...

Right Between the Ears Gets All Yuletide-y on Nov. 22

Oct. 27, 2014

October 22, 2014 LAWRENCE, KS – The award-winning comedy show Right Between the Ears serves up its first holiday show since 2006 – with performances at 5:00pm and 8:00pm on Saturday, November 22 at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, KS. Explaining the long absence of the popular Yuletide yukfest, RBTE producer Darrell Brogdon said, “We actually thought we’d been doing holiday ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri (October 27, 2014) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (September 30, 2014) Charford, Inc. sold 153 acres of commercial land located at 17405 Ridgeview Road, Olathe, Kansas to Day 3, LLC. Robert Galamba SIOR, CCIM of Colliers International negotiated the transaction on behalf of the ...

Four Records Broken at the American Royal Junior Premium Livestock Auction

Oct. 27, 2014

October 27, 2014 - Kansas City – American Royal supporters rewarded youth exhibitors with record-breaking prices for championship animals at the association’s annual Junior Premium Livestock Auction (JPLA) on October 26. Records were broken in four categories. The Grand Champion Market Steer was purchased for $200,000 by Neal and Jeanne Patterson with the Cerner Corporation. The Reserve Grand Champion Steer ...

Evening for Women — Health Screening Event

Oct. 27, 2014

Join Shawnee Mission Health for an evening of health screenings, education and support designed especially for women on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 6-7:30 p.m. or 6:30-8 p.m. at Shawnee Mission Primary Care – Leawood. Bring a friend and get the information you need to improve your health from the experts at Shawnee Mission Health. For just $20, you’ll receive blood ...

Midas Project Feed More Helps Put the Brakes on Hunger with Extra Push During Holidays

Oct. 25, 2014

Midas hopes to change the hunger equation this holiday season by providing 55,000 meals to those in need. Midas is donating $11,000 to 11 local food banks as part of its Project Feed More program. A $1 donation to local food banks can provide at least 5 meals for those in need. The $11,000 Midas donation will help ensure 55,000 ...

Community pharmacists do more than fill prescriptions

Oct. 24, 2014

Community Pharmacists – Doing More Than Meets The Eye By Michael Larkin October is American Pharmacists Month, which makes it a great time to showcase all of the services and benefits that local pharmacists offer to their communities. Pharmacists are often misperceived by their abilities to care for patients and are only seen as healthcare professionals who “just fill prescriptions.” ...

Protest rally at Grandview City Hall Oct. 27

Oct. 24, 2014

Grandview, MO 10/24/2014 —The Ministers Action Alliance along with the NAACP will be at the Grandview, MO City Hall for a protest rally at 6:00 pm Monday, October 27, 2014. We are there to protest and bring awareness to the degrading relationship between many of the city’s departments and its minority citizens. The areas that need attention are the following: ...

Ken Scheve wins Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry Extension Business Award

Oct. 24, 2014

Ken Scheve, project manager, Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center (TAAC), Blue Springs, a program of the University of Missouri Extension Business Development Program (BDP), has won the 2014 Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry Extension Business Award for exceptional guidance and instruction in starting or improving businesses in southeast Missouri. “Winning this award is a great honor for Ken, TAAC ...

Prairie dog relocation poject slated in Hutchinson

Oct. 24, 2014

By Cheryl Mitchell October 24, 2014 Relocation before Development – Prairie Dog Relocation Project Hutchinson, KS - As the prospective buyers walked the property located East of Olive Garden at the NWC of East 17th Avenue & Highway 61, in Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, they realized they had colonies of Prairie Dogs, most likely transplanted from the surrounding area development. ...

Red Hatters due special luncheon at Senior Star at Wexford Place on Nov. 6

Oct. 24, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, MO (October 24, 2014) – Senior Star at Wexford Place is inviting all Northlanders to a special Red Hat Social and Luncheon on Thursday, November 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 6500 North Avenue, Kansas City. Included in the day’s festivities is a delicious lunch, live entertainment by the Shake, Rattle and Roll ...

Traffic Law Center app released

Oct. 23, 2014

Contact: Robin Sullivan P: (314) 842-5381 E: KANSAS CITY, MO- 10/23/2014- Traffic Law Center, Sullivan and Associates® has developed and released a mobile application designed to simplify the traffic ticket submission process for clients. Available today on iPhone® and Android ™ devices, the Traffic Law Center App allows clients to submit their traffic tickets to the firm through the ...

7 proven ways to get your children to quit fighting

Oct. 23, 2014

Contact: Gabrielle Reilly Email: Phone: 913 244 3485 Do your kids fight? Did you know that sibling bullying may have a more negative impact on our long-term emotional health than schoolyard bullying does? This is a conclusion of a recent Oxford University study which makes perfect sense! Would you want your children to suffer long-term mental health issues? You ...

Hint announces vew VP of marketing and strategic growth

Oct. 23, 2014

October 25, 2014 New Addition Dan Barker Enjoys Royal Welcome With Mastercard’s “Priceless Surprises” Campaign KANSAS CITY: As part of their continued commitment to strategic, multi-media solutions for their clients, local marketing and digital content company Hint has hired Dan Barker as Vice-President of Marketing and Strategic Growth. Barker formerly led business development for local agencies Clickfarm, C3, and the ...

Soldiers now able to intern with businesses

Oct. 23, 2014

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI 65473 VOICE: 573-563-4145 FAX: 573.563-4012 BY: Dawn Arden EMAIL: FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – A new Soldier for Life initiative will benefit Soldiers separating from the military and employers wishing to hire veterans. Under the Army wide initiative, transitioning Soldiers have the opportunity to apply for internships and apprenticeships while still on ...

Post voluteers to participate in Make a Difference Day

Oct. 23, 2014

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE FORT LEONARD WOOD, MISSOURI 65473 VOICE: 573-563-4145 FAX: 573.563-4012 BY: Stephen Standifird EMAIL: FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – The 24th annual Make a Difference Day is scheduled to take place at 8 a.m., Saturday on Fort Leonard Wood. Fort Leonard Wood volunteers will take part in more than 40 projects, which will include area beautification and ...

Family Harvest Festival slated Oct. 31

Oct. 23, 2014

International House of Prayer in Kansas City, MO, is hosting its 3rd annual Family Harvest Festival on Friday, Oct 31, from 5-9pm, at the Children’s Equipping Center Camp and Training Center, 11700 Grandview Rd, KCMO 64137. This safe, family-friendly environment offers lots of candy, free pony rides, a petting zoo, bounce houses, spin art, and carnival games, plus free popcorn, ...

Arrow covers transportation at World Series

Oct. 23, 2014

Arrow Stage Lines supplied over 31 motorcoaches to provide game day transportation for this year’s World Series, games one and two, in Kansas City. “It’s always an honor to work with each of our clients,” said Arrow V.P. of Sales, Chuck Gunnels. “But it is even more of a privilege to be a part of history.” Arrow Stage Lines handled ...

H&R Block continues seasonal hiring process

Oct. 23, 2014

H&R Block Continues Seasonal Hiring Process Tuesday career fair scheduled in Kansas City For Immediate Release Oct. 23, 2014 KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s unemployment rate is more than 6 percent and national unemployment numbers likewise remain above 6 percent. 1 H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) is doing its part to lower the numbers even more, including starting its seasonal hiring ...

Rediscover marks 45th anniversary with Nov. 14 celebration

Oct. 23, 2014

LEE’S SUMMIT, MO – (October 22, 2014) – On Friday, November 14th at 6pm, ReDiscover will mark 45 years of help, hope and healing with a 45th Celebration at the InterContinental Hotel on the Country Club Plaza. This special evening will feature actress and singer Jennifer Holliday and will emceed by local TV personality Holly Starr. The 45th Celebration kicks ...

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