Kansas City Science Fiction and Fantasy Society to host ConQuesT 46

March 31, 2015

Kansas City Science Fiction and Fantasy Society to host ConQuesT 46 Kansas City, MO -- The Kansas City Science Fiction and Fantasy Society will host ConQuesT 46, the longest running local fandom convention, over the 2015 Memorial Day weekend. ConQuesT brings together fans and professionals to share and celebrate the many aspects of science fiction and fantasy. The three day ...

Bank of Kansas City Mortgage Bankers Recognized as Five Star Mortgage Professionals

March 31, 2015

Overland Park, March 31, 2015 – Six Bank of Kansas City mortgage bankers were recognized as Five Star Mortgage Professionals for providing quality service to their clients. The bankers who received the award are: Scott Schulz, Rick Laughrey, Sondra Eckert, Reggie Smith, Renee Christensen and Ron Yarbrough. The Five Star Professional award goes to individuals who provide exceptional service based ...


March 31, 2015

75 percent increase employee-base, 62.5 percent want to start business KANSAS CITY (31 MARCH 2015) – A new report from the global Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) says that small business in Kansas City and across the U.S. is paying off. EO’s bi-annual Global Entrepreneur Indicator finds that 75 percent of companies increased full-time headcount, some 50 percent of companies increased profits ...

Dance Online Training Programs for Beginners by GAALC

March 31, 2015

MARCH 31ST, 2015, VASANT KUNJ ENCLAVE, DELHI- GAALC; Global Academy of Arts, Languages and culture is announcing dance online training programs for beginner. Online programs are conducted through Skype or Google hangout which is completely interactive real time and individual. The online training programs offered by GAALC are time saving and affordable too (http://gaalc.in/Dance-school-India-online-class-lessons-Indian-dance-academy-guru.html ). You can choose your suitable ...

Prequel to Peter Pan Comes to Kansas City’s Kauffman Center March 31-April 5

March 30, 2015

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, the five-time Tony Award® winning musical play written by Tony Award nominee Rick Elice and directed by Tony® Award?winner Roger Rees and Tony® Award?nominee Alex Timbers, will play the Muriel Kauffman Theater at the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts for a limited engagement from March 31 – April 5. Presented by Theater League as part of ...

2015 German Film Festival

March 30, 2015

Contact: Geri Zitariuk 816-452-4185 The Hannover Committee of the Sister City Association features 5 German films, co-sponsored by the Foreign Language Dept. of UMKC. The films and dates are: Die Wohnung (The Flat) on April 13 at 7:00 P.M. Westwind on April 16 at 7:00 P.M. Rotkohl und Blaukraut (Red Cabbage-Blue Cabbage on April 18 at 1:30. P.M. Deutschland Singt ...

Sheri Johnson named president of Morningstar Communications

March 30, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Morningstar Communications announces the promotion of Sheri Johnson, APR, from senior vice president to president. Leading the Morningstar Communications team and client engagements with keen insight as a strategic counselor, Johnson exemplifies the current position of Morningstar Communications as a strategy and content marketing firm. With this promotion, Eric M. Morgenstern continues to work full time ...

America’s Healthcare Advocate Radio Show Now Broadcasts in Tampa/St. Petersburg Market - Locally based syndicated show expands national audience

March 30, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (March 30, 2015) – America’s Healthcare Advocate, a nationally syndicated radio talk show, has added WHFS 98.7 in Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg, Florida to its growing list of more than 100 affiliate stations. The program, which debuted locally in Kansas City in 2003, airs weekly on Saturdays at 3 p.m. on KMBZ 98.1-FM. “We’re delighted to add 98.7-FM ...

Westlake Hardware Gains Four Retail Locations

March 30, 2015

Westlake Ace Hardware is pleased to announce the acquisition of four Watkins hardware stores in Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska. The company will soon begin the process of rebranding the stores as Westlake Ace. The four Watkins Hardware stores are located in: Red Oak, Iowa - 1601 Broadway Maryville, Mo - 1409 S. Main Beatrice, Neb. - 2317 N. 6th St. ...


March 30, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS March, 25, 2015 –Margo Shepard, Senior Financial Advisor, Senior Vice-President-Investments, of Wells Fargo Advisors in Overland Park, Kansas has been recognized as one of the “Top 400 Financial Advisors” in the country by the Financial Times. This is the first time Shepard has appeared on the list. “It’s an honor to be named among the top advisors ...

Arts Council of Johnson County Names 2015 Scholarship Recipients

March 30, 2015

Please find the attached news release regarding the 2015 Shooting Stars scholarship recipients. I am submitting the news release, but the contact person is Sarah D. VanLanduyt, Arts Council of Johnson County 913-894-2720; www.artsjoco.org, if you have any questions. This release applies to Arts and Entertainment, Education and the 913 sections of the Kansas City Star. If you have any ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

March 30, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri (March 30, 2015) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (March 2, 2015) Cornerstone Bank sold 42 acres of commercial of land located at the NWC of Frontier Lane and S. Fountain Drive, Olathe, Kansas to Van Duss Investments, LLC. Robert Galamba SIOR, CCIM and Pat ...

2015 Midwest Junior Championship

March 30, 2015

Kansas City Chess Club is announcing the 2015 Midwest Junior Championship to be held Saturday, April 4 at Oakhill Day School in Gladstone, MO. All kids grades K-12 are invited to play. Sections include K-3/K-6/K-12. A Midwest Individual Champion will be awarded for each grade. A Midwest Team Champion will be awarded for each section. Trophies awarded for 1st-3rd place ...

Park University Students Showcase Work in Research and Creative Arts Symposium

March 30, 2015

Park University Students Showcase Work in Research and Creative Arts Symposium Parkville, Mo.—March 30, 2015 — Park University’s 10th annual Student Research and Creative Arts Symposium will showcase the scholarly work of students from all disciplines and campus locations, Monday, April 6, through Thursday, April 9, on the University’s Parkville Campus. Undergraduate and graduate students submit course work or independent ...

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library to implement RFID technology

March 30, 2015

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 30, 2015 Contact: Kim Woolery, Public Relations, Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Phone: 913-279-2106 Email: kwoolery@kckpl.org Kansas City, Kansas Public Library to implement RFID technology KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kansas City, Kansas Public library will soon implement RFID technology at all library branches and the mobile library. This new technology will improve many aspects ...

First Call 2015 Annual Community Gratitude Luncheon on April 13

March 29, 2015

Kansas City, MO -- First Call's Annual Community Gratitude Luncheon is scheduled for Monday, April 13, 2015, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. The event celebrates those who work tirelessly to reduce the stigma often associated with substance use disorders. "Because we are frequently confronted with individuals and families at their lowest moment in ...

MULTI TONY AWARD-WINNING Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

March 28, 2015

_________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jeremiah Enna, Founder & CEO 913-393-3141 jeremiah@culturehouse.com www.culturehouse.com MULTI TONY AWARD-WINNING Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Olathe, Ks. - Culture House - Performing Arts Academy is proud to present Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, for one weekend only. Shows will be at Indian Creek Community Church in Olathe, Ks April 16th thru 18th, 2015. Show times ...

Both Hands Service Project April 11 in Raytown

March 28, 2015

On 4/11/2015, the Alexanders are planning a different kind of adoption fundraiser. The Alexanders and a team of volunteers are working on the home of Heather Meyer, who lives in Raytown. Heather’s husband died about a year and a half ago. Today she needs help with home maintenance and improvements. There will be outdoor and indoor projects. Volunteers will not ...

Grammy Award Winning Conductor to Provide Music for Easter Sunrise Service

March 28, 2015

Charles Bruffy and KC Chorale Members to Perform on Sunday April 5, 2015 OVERLAND PARK, KS March 27, 2015 – In a beautiful setting on Easter morning, Charles Bruffy and members of the KC Chorale along with Brass Quartet will perform during a community sunrise service at 6:30am at Johnson County Funeral Chapel & Memorial Gardens. The Reverend Norwood V. ...

Kansas City area author’s new book gives overweight children heading to camp valuable lessons about health/ lifestyle behaviors

March 27, 2015

Overland Park, KAN (March 24, 2015): Dr. Roni Roth Beshears, Kansas City area nutrition professional, president of Nutrition Associates, LLC, and author, has published her second illustrated children’s book in a series of fictionalized true stories on weight management and lifestyle choices for overweight children. The book is entitled “Chubby Roni Goes to Camp.” According to Dr. Roth Beshears, the ...

New Books Springing Out In 2015

March 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2015 | Maryville, Missouri. Three new books available from Susan Cronk TRYST TWIST – WANDERING BELLE – THE RECKONING Tryst Twist ISBN 978-1508811886 80 Pages Paperback and Kindle E-book Tryst Twist is a novella-length murder mystery set in the fictional town of Gainesville, Missouri. A young wife, Mrs. Hoyle, is found dead in her bed ...

Covenant Place of Lenexa receives flag flown over United States Capitol

March 27, 2015

For Immediate Release March 27, 2015 Contact: Diana Bradley, (913)307-2000, diana.bradley@covenantplacelenexa.org Covenant Place of Lenexa receives flag flown over United States Capitol Lenexa, KS, March 27, 2015 – Covenant Place of Lenexa Retirement, A Covenant Retirement Community has received a flag that was flown over the United States Capitol building in Washington D.C. There was a flag raising ceremony on ...

Big Bass Bash April 18 & 19, 2015

March 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Win $60,000 in Cash for One Bass at the Lake of the Ozarks Spring Big Bass Bash High Ridge, MO ? March 26, 2015 Don't miss this year's premiere amateur bass fishing tournament, the Lake of the Ozarks Spring Big Bass Bash, which will be held on April 18-19, 2015. Over 160 places will be paid out ...

How to Choose The Best Assisted Living in Kansas City

March 27, 2015

Finding an assisted living home isn’t something you should rush. The first place you find could be ok, but is it really the best place for you? To find the best senior living facility for you, you need to take some time to do the research. Think carefully about what you want. Does it need to allow pets? Offer you ...

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