State Treasurer Estes Announces Kansas the First State in Nation to Receive Title & Payment for US Savings Bonds

Jan. 14, 2014

For more information: Ashley Murdie Director of Communications 785.296.3538 ashley@treasurer.ks.gov TOPEKA, Kan. — State Treasurer Ron Estes announced today the receipt of $861,908 from the U.S. Treasury as the result of a lawsuit filed by the state requesting payment for matured U.S. savings bonds found in unclaimed safe deposit boxes. The payment is historic as Kansas is the first state ...

ProPharma Group Acquires U.K. based Professional Information Ltd

Jan. 14, 2014

Overland Park, Kansas, Jan 14, 2014 – ProPharma Group, a compliance services company serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, today announced the acquisition of Professional Information Ltd an international leader in Medical Information services. The acquisition establishes a comprehensive, global Medical Information (MI) service by combining Professional Information (PI) with Advanced Response Management (ARM), a subsidiary of ProPharma ...

Array of Soloist to Perform with Kansas City Wind Symphony

Jan. 14, 2014

The Kansas City Wind Symphony continues its 16th Season "A Passport to Musical Adventures" on Sunday evening, February 9th, at 7:00 at Village Presbyterian Church, 6641 Mission Road, Prairie Village, Kansas. The free concert features music from the European Continent with an array of soloists. Duo-clarinetists Robert Dover and Randall Cunningham will perform Mendelssohn’s ”Concert Piece No. 2” arranged for ...

FOOTBALLARRIVES AT FLINT HILLS DISCOVERY CENTER

Jan. 14, 2014

MANHATTAN, Kan. (Jan. 13, 2014) – Visitors can extend football season into the winter and spring of 2014 by experiencing Football, a popular traveling exhibit developed by the Museum of Discovery opening Saturday, Jan. 18 at the Flint Hills Discovery Center. Football is a 3,000 sq. ft. exhibition that introduces visitors to the science, mathematics and technology behind the game ...

Moonlight and Music - Valentine’s Day with the Fine Arts Chorale at Californos

Jan. 14, 2014

Fine Arts Chorale presents Moonlight and Music at Californos Westport, February 14, 2014 In its 41st and final season, Fine Arts Chorale will present its Valentine’s Day concert Moonlight and Music at Californos in Westport, 4124 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, Missouri, on February 14, 2014. Dinner at 6:30 pm, music begins at 7:30 pm. This Valentine’s Day concert is a ...

Infrastructure solutions firm HNTB Corporation celebrates centennial

Jan. 14, 2014

For more information, contact: John O’Connell, HNTB public relations joconnell@hntb.com; (816) 527-2383 Firm founded in Kansas City in 1914; history includes long-term relationships with the Missouri and Kansas departments of transportation, City of Kansas City, Mo. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Jan. 14, 2014) – HNTB Corporation is officially recognizing 100 years of providing infrastructure solutions with events across the country today, ...

Boulevard Financial Joins M Financial Group’s Nationwide Network of Member Firms

Jan. 14, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS, JANUARY 14, 2014—R. Mark McCullough, JD announced today that Boulevard Financial has become a Member Firm of M Financial Group, one of the nation’s premier financial services design and distribution companies. Located in Overland Park, Kansas, Boulevard Financial is a financial services firm that specializes in the design, implementation and administration of Executive Benefit and Wealth Preservation ...

First Time Home Buyers Down Payment Assistance Program Offered By The State of Kansas

Jan. 14, 2014

Thinking of Buying your First Home? On January 27th the State of Kansas is rolling out a 4% Cash Assistance program for First Time Homebuyers. If you live in the counties of Johnson, Douglas, Leavenworth, Wyandotte or any other county in the state you could be eligible for this program. Today, most loans require a minimum of a 5% down ...

Innsbrook Announces 2014 Dream Wedding Giveaway

Jan. 14, 2014

Innsbrook announced this week that, in partnership with St. Louis’ Best Bridal, it is giving away a fall dream wedding. Located just 45 minutes west of St. Louis, Innsbrook is set amid rolling hills and sparkling lakes and has been a romantic wedding destination for more than 40 years. Couples are encouraged to submit their love story and photos at ...

MARKSNELSON ACCOUNTING FIRM EXPANDS WITH NEW TALENT IN ACCOUNTING SERVICES

Jan. 14, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 14, 2014) – MarksNelson, Kansas City’s largest locally-owned accounting firm, is pleased to announce the additions of Crystal Anderson, Emily Baird and Shelly Doerhoff as staff accountants within the firm’s accounting services department. The new additions occur during a period of growth at the firm. “We’re excited to add these three young professionals to our accounting ...

Monster Buck Classic comes To Topeka

Jan. 13, 2014

Brian D. Smith the founder and CEO of the Monster Buck Classic We Are Kansas event, announced today that Theresa Vail (Miss Kansas 2013), Michael Hunsucker (Heartland Bowhunter), Matt Duff (Major League Bowhunter) and his wife Jessie Duff (Friends of NRA) as the headliners for the 2014 event on January 24-26, which will take place in Topeka, Kansas. Other outdoor ...

Clubs celebrate Panda Express grant at Youth of the Year banquet

Jan. 13, 2014

Kansas City, Mo - Panda Express, America’s favorite Chinese restaurant, is celebrating its 30th Anniversary by donating a total of $100,000 to The Boys & Girls Club of America and 20 select local clubs across the country. The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City will receive a $3,000 grant to help give local youth the “Gift of a ...

International Superstars of Magic & Comedy coming to Liberty

Jan. 13, 2014

After five years of capacity crowds at the Missouri Theater in Saint Joseph, The International Superstars of Magic & Comedy will make a special appearance at the Liberty Performing Arts Theatre (LPAT) on Friday, January 31 at 7:30pm. Area residents will have an opportunity to enjoy the magic and fun provided by some of the greatest magicians and comedians in ...

16th annual Martin Luther King Jr. holiday breakfast slated Jan. 20

Jan. 13, 2014

For immediate release Contact: Charles Lambert, 913.832.4041 Alpha Phi Alpha's 16th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Breakfast, 7 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 -- Free and Open to the Public Rev. Elliott Eley, senior pastor of the Welborn Baptist Church in Kansas City, Kan., will be the featured speaker at Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity’s 16th Annual Martin Luther ...

Ten-minute play submissions accepted at City Theatre of Independence

Jan. 13, 2014

City Theatre of Independence is pleased to announce we are now accepting submissions for our 2014 Playwrights Festival. The Theme selected for this year “Party of Three.” Each play must have 3 characters. Plays should have simple set, costume and property requirements. Expensive requirements will prohibit consideration. Plays should be 10 to 15 minutes in length, plays over 20 minutes ...

Woodneath Library Center hosts first Early Literacy Fair

Jan. 13, 2014

On Saturday, February 8, the Woodneath Library Center [8900 NE Flintlock Road] will host an Early Literacy Fair for parents and caregivers to promote pre-reading skills for children from birth to 6 years. By exploring Mid-Continent Public Library’s many early literacy resources, parents and children will learn fun and easy ways to encourage literacy skills before learning to read. “Parents ...

Harvesters wins Morgan Stanley award for BackSnack

Jan. 13, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —January 13, 2014 — Harvesters—The Community Food Network today announced it has received a $50,000 grant from Morgan Stanley to fund its BackSnack program, a child hunger initiative that helps ensure elementary students have nutritious food on the weekends and during school holidays. The local award is the latest phase of Fill the Plate, Morgan Stanley’s long-standing ...

Park University International Center for Music to Present Van Cliburn Tribute Concert at Kansas City’s Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

Jan. 13, 2014

Parkville, Mo.—Jan. 13, 2014 — In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Park University’s International Center for Music, gold medalist of the 2001 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and founder of the ICM Stanislav Ioudenitch, his protégé and rising star — and 2009 winner of the London International Piano Competition — Behzod Abduraimov, along with the Park Piano Trio, will ...

Family-To-Family mental health program starts Jan. 28

Jan. 11, 2014

Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 28, there will be free education and support for families of individuals with mental illness at Tri-County Mental Health Services. The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a free, 12-week course for families and friends of individuals who are dealing with conditions such as ADHD, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. The course is taught by trained family members who ...

Wilcox Fresh names new CEO

Jan. 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wilcox Fresh Names New Chief Executive Officer Rexburg, Idaho- Effective January 6, 2014, Jim Richter has been promoted to CEO at Wilcox Fresh. Jim has worked seven years with Wilcox Fresh most recently as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Prior to this position, Jim had been Sr. Vice President of Category Management. While at Wilcox, ...

Dr. David Lang joins Providence Medical Group

Jan. 10, 2014

David Lang, D.O., F.A.C.O.O.G., a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist, has joined Providence Medical Group, Kansas City, Kan. Dr. Lang has extensive experience in women’s health care, including obstetrics and prenatal care, gynecology, infertility, minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery and bioidentical hormone replacement. His office is conveniently located on the Providence Medical Center campus at 8919 Parallel Parkway, Suite 455. He is accepting new ...

Chris Marshall Named president of Callahan Creek

Jan. 10, 2014

Cindy Maude, CEO, Callahan Creek, announces the promotion of Chris Marshall to President of the Lawrence-based marketing agency. Marshall has been with the agency for nine years and most recently served as Vice President, Account Management. He will continue to lead the account management group, with the additional responsibilities of integrating all departments and services the agency provides to its ...

Kansas City 2014 Chinese New Year Celebration set for Jan. 19

Jan. 10, 2014

OVERLAND PARK – The 2014 Kansas City Chinese New Year Gala takes the main stage of Yardley Hall, Johnson County Community College, at 7:00pm on Sunday, January 19th. The KC Chinese New Year Gala includes a spectacular and diverse collection of performance arts fusing the Eastern and Western, Ancient and Contemporary talents of over 200 performers. Tickets available online at ...

AAVSB announces 2013-2014 board of directors

Jan. 10, 2014

The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) Announces 2013-2014 Board of Directors Kansas City, MO (January 10, 2014) – The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) is pleased to announce the members of its 2013-2014 Board of Directors. Elections were held at the AAVSB Annual Meeting and Conference in Kansas City on September 21, 2013. Beckey Malphus, DVM, ...


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