Spring Break Trout Stocking set for March 14

Feb. 26, 2014

Bring the kids and start out spring break week by watching as hundreds of pounds of squirming rainbow trout are stocked in three Johnson County Park & Recreation District lakes. These Supplemental Spring Break Trout Stockings will take place on Friday, March 14 at each respective lake's boat ramp. Stocking of about 500 pounds of trout at Kill Creek will ...

Precise Operations Mangement Supports National Severe Weather Preparedness Week, March 2-8, 2014

Feb. 26, 2014

Press Release February 26, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information Contact Janet Lockridge, 913-219-3964 janet@poperationsmgmt.com Precise Operations Management Supports National Severe Weather Preparedness Week, March 2-8, 2014 Lenexa, Kansas – Precise Operations Management is proud to support National Severe Weather Preparedness Week, March 2-8, 2014. Sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration ...

Inteva Products NKC Operations Quality Award

Feb. 26, 2014

Inteva Products North Kansas City Awarded World Class Quality Award for 2013 NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo., February 26, 2014 – Inteva Products North Kansas City plant has been awarded the World Class Quality Award for demonstrating the highest levels of quality performance for 2013. This award recognizes the dedication required to achieve the company’s highest quality goal and its resulting ...

Kansas Citian to be on Wheel of Fortune

Feb. 26, 2014

Janice Butler of Kansas City will be featured on the Nationally Syndicated show "Wheel of Fortune" on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 6:30 CST. Janice is local Kansas City Survivor of severe domestic violence & now educates women through her own non-profit, Women of Character Ministries, Inc. For more information contact Janice at 816-529-5095 or contact me, Barbara Wright at ...

Colliers International Announces Recent Transactions

Feb. 26, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri (February 26, 2014) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (December 3, 2012) Charles H. and Teresa J. Marshall sold a 4,800 SF office building located at 5604 NE Antioch Road, Gladstone, Missouri to Kelly Acres L.C. Phil James SIOR, of Colliers International negotiated the transaction ...

Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City taps Meierotto and Wallace for Affiliate Leadership

Feb. 26, 2014

Local board adds additional healthcare professionals as affiliate begins 21st year in KC KANSAS CITY, MO: February 26, 2014 – Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City Affiliate announced a new slate of board members including two additions to the local leadership team. Ruby Meierotto, a breast radiologist at Saint Luke’s East Hospital and Charlene Wallace, Director of the Breast Center ...

Kansas City’s Third District Councilman Visits Connections to Success

Feb. 26, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, Mo., February 26, 2014 - Connections to Success, located in Kansas City’s Third District, received a visit from Councilman Jermaine Reed to discuss the organization’s personal and professional development programs targeted towards men and women residing within Kansas City’s urban core. Reed is committed to getting people back to work and reinvesting in the community. ...

Park University’s Hauptmann Lecture to Feature Discussion on American Foreign Policy

Feb. 26, 2014

Robert Jervis, Ph.D., the Adlai E. Stevenson Professor of International Politics at Columbia University, will be the keynote speaker at Park University’s 22nd annual Dr. Jerzy Hauptmann Distinguished Guest Lecture Series event on Wednesday, March 26. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will take place in the Helzberg Room of the Kansas City (Mo.) Public Library ...

KU Instrumental Collegium Musicum presents concert entitled “Bom-Bom-Bom-bar-di: Una Festa Italiana”

Feb. 26, 2014

LAWRENCE - The University of Kansas Instrumental Collegium Musicum, directed by Paul Laird, professor of musicology, will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 2 in Swarthout Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The concert is entitled “Bom-Bom-Bom-bar-di: Una Festa Italiana” and includes a selection of Italian music from the late sixteenth and ...

Spirit of Independence Band Concert Celebrates Spring

Feb. 26, 2014

Celebrate the end of winter and put a "spring" in your step when The Spirit of Independence Concert Band presents its free Spring Concert Sunday, March 23, 2014, at 3:00 pm, at the William Chrisman High School Auditorium, in Independence, Missouri The 60-member community band, conducted by area musician and educator Danny Lane, will perform an hour-long program of music ...

Singer-Rapper Hoodie Allen to Perform at Truman

Feb. 25, 2014

Website: sab.truman.edu Email: commdirector.sab@gmail.com Phone: (660) 785-4722 Event Chair: Maureen Puccetti (708) 441-9416 The Truman State University Student Activities Board will host the 2014 Spring Concert featuring musical artist Hoodie Allen on March 29th at 8:30 PM in Pershing Arena. Doors will open at 8:00 PM. The event is free for students and $5 for general admission. Student tickets will ...

TRIOLOGY™ by NOWsystem, Inc., partners with Goetze Dental as the first authorized distributor

Feb. 25, 2014

Kansas City, Missouri – NOWsystem, Inc., the maker of the TRIOLOGY™ advanced oral cleansing system, is please to announce a partnership with Goetze Dental, a full-service dental supply company with 129 years of business history in Kansas City. Goetze Dental is now the first authorized distributor for TRIOLOGY™ advanced oral care products. NOWsystem, Inc., located in Lenexa, Kansas, manufactures the ...


Feb. 25, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 25, 2014) – MarksNelson, Kansas City’s largest locally-owned accounting firm, is pleased to announce the promotions of several tax professionals. Michael Herber, CPA has been promoted to supervisor. Herber has more than three years of experience and joined MarksNelson in 2010. Malissa Sartain, CPA, who joined MarksNelson in 2012, has been promoted to supervisor. She brings ...


Feb. 25, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 25, 2014) – MarksNelson, Kansas City’s largest locally-owned accounting firm, is pleased to announce the promotions of several audit professionals. Amanda Kumma-Reeves, CPA has been promoted to manager. Kumma-Reeves has eight years of experience and joined MarksNelson in 2008. She specializes in accounting issues unique to the construction industry and nonprofit organizations. Gerald Ostapko, CPA, who ...

Johnson County Emergency Medical Services System introduces new trauma protocol

Feb. 25, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Angela Fera, Lieutenant and Public Information Officer MED-ACT-Emergency Medical Services (913) 715-1980, afera@jocoems.org Jody Hanson, Senior Public Information Officer Johnson County Manager’s Office (913) 715-0423 or cell (913) 626-5482 jody.hanson@jocogov.org Johnson County Emergency Medical Services System introduces new trauma protocol JOHNSON COUNTY, KANSAS (Feb. 25, 2014) — Today, Johnson County EMS System Medical Director Dr. ...

Missouri Author Tom Rafiner To Discuss “Burnt District” At The Westport Library

Feb. 25, 2014

The Westport Historical Society is pleased to welcome author Tom Rafiner to the Westport Public Library, as a continuation of the Second Saturday Library Speaker Series. The talk will be held on March 8 at 2pm. A reception and book signing will follow at the nearby 1855 Harris-Kearney House Museum, located at 40th & Baltimore. Rafiner will discuss Missouri's burnt ...

WGU Missouri Students Now Eligible to Apply for Financial Aid through Access Missouri

Feb. 25, 2014

State aid will help more adult students return to college to finish a bachelor’s degree ST. LOUIS – (February 24, 2014) Students at WGU Missouri can now receive financial aid through Access Missouri, a need-based program that provides assistance to thousands of Missouri residents. Eligibility for this program will help many of the adult students served by WGU Missouri to ...

Kansas City’s Premier Archery Teaching Company Needs Your Help!

Feb. 25, 2014

We have an OPPORTUNITY to open an OLYMPIC ARCHERY TRAINING FACILITY where anyone can come and learn how to shoot archery (from the basics to the Olympics) in Kansas City, but we need YOUR HELP!!! We are C.B.A. & You, Inc (Christ, Bows, Arrows & Youth, Incorporated). We are Olympic archery coaches and have been instructing/coaching archery for the last ...

Local Security Company Finalist in 3 National Business and Marketing Catagories

Feb. 25, 2014

Lenexa, Kans. - February 24, 2014 - Atronic Alarms, Inc., a locally owned security, fire and automation company in Kansas City, is a finalist in three categories of a national award's program to honor security dealers and integrators for their marketing, business, installation and overall excellence. The 19th Annual SAMMY Awards program, sponsored by Security Sales & Integration Magazine with ...

Guys and Dolls Presented by Liberty Middle School

Feb. 25, 2014

Experience the excitement of Broadway as Liberty Middle School proudly presents the ever-popular musical Guys and Dolls from February 27 through March 1 at the Liberty Performing Arts Theatre. Guys and Dolls brings to life New York City in the late ‘40s when the guys are trying to make a living gambling while the Salvation Army Mission Band is trying ...

Vicki Sciolaro to talk to Republican women

Feb. 24, 2014

Northeast Johnson County Republican Women Local Club of National Federation of Republican Women NEWS RELEASE Contact: Esther Fuchs (913) 237-0562 Cell publicity@john-esther.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Overland Park, Kansas Vicki Sciolaro to Talk to Republican Women The Northeast Johnson County Republican Women will be holding their monthly meeting on Monday, March 10, 2014 at Red Robin Restaurant located at 7111 West ...

KDIAI conference features crime scene fundamentals

Feb. 24, 2014

The Kansas Division of the International Association for Identification (KDIAI) is holding their annual educational conference on March 4th and 5th, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Lawrence, 200 McDonald Drive, Lawrence, KS 6644. The two-day conference will feature a variety of presentations and workshops. This year’s content will focus on crime scene and evidence processing with special presentations in prosecution ...

California adds the Veterinary Technician National Exam to veterinary technician licensure process

Feb. 24, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:Chrissy Bagby, AAVSB Member Services Coordinator 1-877-698-8482 California Adds the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE) to Veterinary Technician Licensure Process Kansas City, MO (February 21, 2014) - The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) and the California Veterinary Medical Board (VMB) announced today that the AAVSB's Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) will become part of the ...

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