Dove Award-winner Jenni Riddle joins Pastor Seve Gray at new School of Worship

Dec. 2, 2013

World Revival School of Worship offers training, instruction and anointing from leading Christian songwriters, artists and musicians for students interested in worship ministry. For immediate release: December 3, 2013 KANSAS CITY, MO – World Revival School of Ministry’s new School of Worship opens in Kansas City this January 6, 2014. Open to national and international students, the School of Worship ...

Comedian Justin Williams returns to record first album

Dec. 2, 2013

NYC-based funnyman to record first album, ‘Kansas City Masterpiece,’ Dec. 28 (NEW YORK) DEC. 2, 2013– Whether laughing at him or with him, New York-based comedian Justin Williams wants you laughing because of him. On Dec. 28, he’s bringing his funny business back to where it all started, his hometown of Kansas City, Missouri, to record his first album, “Justin ...

Tickets on sale for Manor Ball and Couples Celebration

Dec. 2, 2013

Tickets are on sale now for the second annual Embrace the Manor Ball and Couples Celebration! Hosted by Dick Wilson of the 94.9 KCMO morning show, the black-tie optional Embrace the Manor Ball will be at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 8, 2014, at The View at Briarcliff Courtyard by Marriott. This benefit event features the venue’s breathtaking views of downtown, ...

Student choruses perform Christmas concert tradition Dec. 7

Dec. 2, 2013

Rockhurst’s 30-voice student choruses and instrumental ensemble of strings, winds, percussion and piano under the direction of Timothy L. McDonald, Ph.D., will perform the 23rd annual Ceremony of Lessons and Carols at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, in St. Francis Xavier Church. Rockhurst’s is one of many choirs all over the world that embraces the Christmas tradition that began nearly ...

Providence Place helps patient tecuperate, return home

Dec. 2, 2013

Charlene Sargent is an active, independent woman who lives on her own in Senior Living of Bonner Springs. But when she fell a few weeks ago during a trip to the Kansas City Zoo, she ended up in the Providence Medical Center Emergency Services Department, then was admitted to the hospital for sciatic nerve pain. Though she felt better after ...

City of Gardner Seeks Website Design Proposals

Dec. 2, 2013

The City of Gardner is seeking proposals from a firm, individual designer or website developer to redevelop the City’s current website in order to enhance its overall online presence. In 2010, the City introduced its current website of Included in the 2014 Budget is funding to begin the process of updating this site. The immediate goals of this project ...

Local Kansas City man rises from “America’s Got Talent” to the PBS Stage. J.C. Fisher, of “The Texas Tenors” will star in own PBS special on KCPT, December 2, 2013

Dec. 2, 2013

More than 100 million people from around the world tuned in to see The Texas Tenors become “The #1 Vocal Group in the history of "America’s Got Talent." Winning the hearts of millions, The Texas Tenors burst onto the national scene and never looked back. Since then, the group has performed more than 600 shows around the world. In The ...

Smash Hit Broadway Musical DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Returns to Kansas City

Dec. 2, 2013

NETworks presents DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Kansas City's Music Hall, December 10-15 Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to Kansas City as a Kansas City Broadway Series season special engagement– just in time for the holidays! Produced by NETworks Presentations, this elaborate theatrical production will come to life on stage at ...

KFRW President Becky Johnson to Talk to Republican Women

Dec. 1, 2013

Northeast Johnson County Republican Women Local Club of National Federation of Republican Women NEWS RELEASE Contact: Esther Fuchs (913) 237-0562 Cell FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Overland Park, Kansas KFRW President Becky Johnson to Talk to Republican Women The Northeast Johnson County Republican Women will be holding their monthly meeting on Monday, December 9, 2013 at Red Robin Restaurant located at ...

Gridiron Girls - Special Screening

Dec. 1, 2013

A must see film, GRIDIRON GIRLS follows the day-to-day lives of a full-contact, all female tackle football team, the Orlando Anarchy. Only two screenings are scheduled in the US at this time, and one is here in Kansas City. Thursday, December 12, 5:30pm Screenland - Armour A cocktail reception and special panel discussion on Title IX will precede the screening, ...

Westwood Hills resident receives top award from American Agricultural Law Association

Dec. 1, 2013

The American Agricultural Law Association, meeting in November, 2013, in Madison, Wisconsin for its' annual conference, awarded John C Becker the Excellence in Agricultural Law Award. This award is presented in four categories: academia, non-governmental organizations, government representatives, and private practice. The awards' committee selects recipients based on the following criteria: "The nominee has made outstanding contributions to agriculture through ...

Pearl Harbor survivors to mark 72nd anniversary Dec. 7

Nov. 30, 2013

Pearl Harbor survivors in Johnson County, Kan., will commemorate the 72nd anniversary of the attack with a reception from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Sylvester Powell Jr. Community Center, 6200 Martway in Mission, Kan. The event is free and the public is invited. Survivors will recount memories of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor that led ...

On-duty public safety personnel enjoyed Thanksgiving

Nov. 30, 2013

(Independence, Missouri) – This Thanksgiving on-duty public safety personnel were able to enjoy a sit-down Thanksgiving dinner, even though they were out on the streets. The K.C. Police/CODE 1 Credit Union opened its doors to all police, fire, and EMS who worked the holiday. Officials from several different agencies came out for dinner. ### The K.C. Police Credit Union is ...

Peruvian textiles at Mattie Rhodes Gallery

Nov. 28, 2013

Catherine Joslyn, 814 221 5388 (note NOT 816), For immediate release Peruvian Textiles at Mattie Rhodes Gallery Handmade textiles from highland Peru will be exhibited at the Mattie Rhodes Gallery in Kansas City, Missouri, December 6, 2013, through February 21, 2014. Weaving Lives: Engaging History, offers a wide variety of high quality textiles, in addition a trunk show and ...

Shopping adventure for children in Leavenworth

Nov. 28, 2013

On Dec. 7, 9-5 and Dec. 8 10-4, children 3 to 13 years old are invited to do their own holiday shopping for family and friends in a safe and secure environment at C.W. Parker Carousel Museum, 320 S. Esplanade, Leavenworth, Ks. 66048. Parents pay $3, $5 or $7 for each person on the child's gift list. Our Elf's guide ...

An Elf’s Day Off pool party for all ages planned on Dec. 23 at RPAC

Nov. 27, 2013

A Elf's Day Off Pool Party for all ages is being planned for Dec. 23 at the dome-covered Roeland Park Aquatic Center, 4843 Rosewood Drive, Roeland Park, by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Participants will build graham cracker houses beginning at 10 a.m., eat lunch at 11 a.m., and then hit the warm waters of the dome-covered pool. ...

Winter Solstice Celebration is Dec. 21 at Ernie Miller Nature Center

Nov. 27, 2013

Take a break from the busy holiday festivities and preparations to celebrate an ancient rite at a fun special event for all ages called the Winter Solstice Celebration planned for Dec. 21 at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Ernie Miller Nature Center. In astronomical terms, the Winter Solstice occurs when the Earth’s axial tilt is farthest away from ...

School Day Out Art Fun program offered on Dec. 20, 27 and 30

Nov. 27, 2013

Helping parents provide fun and engaging ways to occupy their student's mind and hands on three no school days around the winter holidays is the aim of a program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The program is called School Day Out Art Fun and is for ages five through 12. A single-day session is planned ...

Mad Science® Crazy School’s Out Science Fun offered on Dec 20, 23, 30 and Jan 9

Nov. 27, 2013

Youth ages six to 12 can spend up to four non-school days in December and early January learning about a variety of science-related topics during a new Mad Science® program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Mad Science® Crazy School's Out Science Fun is the name of the program which is offered at the Prairie Village ...

Letters From Santa offered through Dec. 18 by Overland Park 50 Plus program

Nov. 27, 2013

Personalized letters from Santa are available through a program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s 50 Plus Department. To arrange a letter from Santa for that special person (all ages), call the Overland Park 50 Plus office at (913) 642-6410 by Dec. 18. A short form will be completed to help remind Santa of the recipient’s ...

Urban Ranger Corps to participate in Mayor’s Christmas Tree lighting ceremonyURBAN RANGER CORPS INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN MAYOR’S CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY

Nov. 27, 2013

N E W S R E L E A S E November 27, 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Erik Dickinson, Executive Director, at 816-333-6455 or 816-682-6098 (cell) URBAN RANGER CORPS INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN MAYOR’S CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY The young men of the Urban Ranger Corps have been invited to pass out candles prior to the Mayor’s Christmas Tree ...

Redeemer Fellowship serves neighborhood for fourth Christmas in a row

Nov. 27, 2013

For Immediate Release Contact: Rachelle Pichardo 816.561.1301 x103 Redeemer Fellowship Serves Neighborhood for Fourth Christmas in a Row KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Redeemer Fellowship, a church located in Kansas City, Missouri, will host their fourth annual Affordable Christmas on December 14, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Affordable Christmas is an event that provides local families with a ...

Typhoon Haiyan benefit concert slated

Nov. 27, 2013

Show your support for those most in need! The Filipino Association of Greater Kansas City, in cooperation with Rockhurst High School, will have a concert on Sunday, December 8, 6-8 PM at the Rose Theater in Rockhurst HS (9301 State Line Rd). This event benefits those affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, and will feature performances by local artists ...

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