Global Townhall interviews general on North Korea

April 12, 2013

Kansas City, MO April 12th, 2013 The Global Townhall interviewed 3 Star Lt. General B. Caldwell IV who is in command of America’s at-home response to attack and natural disasters. General Caldwell tells us of the at-home response if North Korea was to launch a missile at America (which may now be nuclear.) General Caldwell “ I think we all ...

Fed offical to speak at Clay County Economic Development Council meeting on April 25

April 12, 2013

The Clay County Economic Development Council will present a program on Future Trends in Economic Development April 25. The featured speaker will be Dell Gines, senior community development advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Omaha Branch. He will present information on the future of the Kansas City regional economy, the latest trends in economic development and a ...

JoCo boutique hosts Earth Day shredding, saving event

April 12, 2013

April 12, 2013 – Overland Park, KS – The public is invited to stretch the earth’s and their own personal resources by participating in Madden-McFarland Furniture & Design Boutique’s fourth annual Earth Day shredding event on Friday, April 19. The event features free, on-site document shredding and recycling by PROSHRED® and a 15% discount off any in store purchase. PROSHRED®, ...

Hollywood actor Richard Speight Jr. in Kansas City for ‘3 Blind Saints’ screening

April 12, 2013

Known for roles in Band of Brothers, Supernatural and the locally filmed “3 Blind Saints,” Richard Speight, Jr.’s visit includes a special meeting with the “ultimate fan” of the comedy written and produced by local Steve Gray. For immediate release: April 12, 2013 KANSAS CITY, MO – Hollywood actor Richard Speight, Jr. will be in Kansas City this weekend to ...

Clay County Archives releases book on Civil War

April 12, 2013

The Clay County Archives and Historical Library has announced the release of a new book that will be of interest to history and genealogy buffs alike. Divided Loyalties – Civil War Soldiers Buried in Clay County, Missouri has been written in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War. A book release discussion and presentation, hosted by the Archives, ...

Synetic Technologies is Kansas City’s first R2/RIOS certified electronics recycler

April 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City’s FIRST R2/RIOS Certified Electronics Recycler, Synetic Technologies, INC Kansas City, MO. – April 8th, 2013 - Kansas City based information technology asset disposition company, Synetic Technologies, INC, announces its certification in R2/RIOS (Responsible Recycling and Recycling Industry Operating Standards) and ISO 14001:2004. Synetic is the first in the Kansas City Metro to receive the R2/RIOS ...

Coast Guard Auxiliary schedules safe boating class

April 11, 2013

Why sit at home dreaming about warmer weather and time on the water when you can be learning how to be safe when the time comes? Come join the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary at a free one-day boating safety course. Topics covered by the course include boat types and marine motors, pre-underway activities and trailering, boat handling and navigation rules, ...

WireCo WorldGroup appoints Stephan Kessel as interim CEO

April 11, 2013

Ira Glazer Resigns in Mutual Agreement with Board of Directors Kansas City, Missouri - April 11, 2013 - WireCo WorldGroup, one of the world's largest manufacturers of steel and synthetic lifting products, today announced the appointment of Stephan Kessel as Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Dr. Kessel's appointment follows Ira Glazer's resignation from his positions as WireCo's President and ...

Money Mailer named a World-Class Franchise

April 11, 2013

Contact: Stacy Rubenstein, Fishman Public Relations, (847) 945-1300, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Direct Marketing Leader Named a 2013 World-Class Franchise Money Mailer Recognized for Outstanding Relationship with its Franchise System Garden Grove, Calif. - Money Mailer, a leader in the U.S. direct marketing industry, has been recognized as a 2013 World-Class Franchise by the Franchise Research Institute. Winning this important ...

Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis headline KC’s Giggle with Gilda benefit April 20

April 11, 2013

The Midland by AMC, Sat., April 20, 2013 KANSAS CITY, MO—(April 11, 2013)—It’s official! Actress Olivia Wilde will join fiancée Jason Sudeikis for a night of comedy improv at the Giggle with Gilda benefit April 20 at The Midland by AMC. Sudeikis, Saturday Night Live actor and Kansas City native, and Wilde—Kansas City’s favorite adopted daughter—will join The Second City ...

Kansas State students to set up host site in Uganda

April 11, 2013

K-State Uganda Research and Service Project FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2013 KANSAS STATE TO THE PEARL OF AFRICA Students travel to Africa for research project Manhattan, Kansas - April 11, 2013 – This summer six Kansas State University students and one doctoral candidate will be traveling to Uganda Africa to perform research, service and set up a new host ...

Mobile Veterinary Technology program to serve Kansas

April 11, 2013

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - APRIL 11, 2013 -- A unique Veterinary Technology program is coming to the state of Kansas. Wright Career College will soon offer an Associates of Science degree in Veterinary Technology. As part of the program, WCC is partnering with five local humane societies to bring a mobile veterinary training lab to students to give hands-on training. ...

KC resident in Morningside College theater production

April 11, 2013

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (Morningside College) – Addison Morgan, daughter of Sheri Killer of Kansas City, Kan., and Blane Morgan of Kansas City, Kan., will perform the part of Gretchen in the Morningside College production of “Rapunzel” at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 20, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 21, in Klinger-Neal Theatre, 3700 Peters Ave. Morgan is a 2012 graduate ...

Shawnee Mission North grad initiated into Mortar Board at Northwest Missouri State

April 11, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 11, 2013 SHAWNEE MISSION NORTHWEST HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE INITIATED INTO PRESTIGIOUS HONOR SOCIETY MARYVILLE, Mo. – Chanteal Findling, a 2008 graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, has been tapped for membership in Mortar Board, a prominent national honor society for college seniors. Chanteal is majoring in pre-professional zoology with a minor in chemistry at Northwest ...

Barnyard Babies at National Agricultural Hall of Fame

April 11, 2013

The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame 630 Hall of Fame Drive Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (913)721-1075 IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2013 Contact: Heather Krejci, Marketing and Development Manager (913) 721-1075 Barnyard Babies at The National Agricultural Hall of Fame April 27, 2013. (Bonner Springs, KS) – Spring on the farm! Barnyard Babies on April 27th – ...

Tomboy design studio turns 10 years old

April 11, 2013

Kansas City, MO. (Saturday April 20, 2013) – Kansas City designer Laura McGrew celebrates 10 years in the fashion design industry by hosting a party featuring a fashion show for spring. The event is held at TOMBOY design studio (1817 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO 64108) and the Mod Gallery (1809 McGee Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64108) both located in ...

Auditions for God’s Favorite by Neil Simon

April 11, 2013

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church Presents: GOD’S FAVORITE by Neil Simon Do you know someone who is a good actor? Do you like to act and need an opportunity to perform while building up your resume? If so, please come to St. Luke’s United Methodist Church at 9420 James A. Reed Road (at the corner of James A. Reed and ...

Head Start of Shawnee Mission celebrates Week of the Young Child

April 11, 2013

For immediate release April 11, 2013 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – On April 17, community guests invited by Head Start of Shawnee Mission will visit Head Start early childhood education classrooms during story time to read to infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Special guest readers scheduled during a 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. story time: *State Representative, Barbara Bollier, Mission Hills Republican; ...

Park University’s Howell Awards Honors Leaders, Programs

April 11, 2013

In celebration of the leadership achievements of Park University students, faculty and staff during the 2012-13 academic year, the Office of Student Life and the Park Student Government Association co-hosted the 18th annual Dr. Doris A. Howell Leadership Awards Banquet on April 10 on the University's Parkville Campus. The banquet is named for Howell, a 1944 Park graduate and an ...

FranNet Assures Credible & Extensive Franchise Consultancy in Kansas City

April 11, 2013

Overland Park, KS ( pressreleases.kcstar ) April 9, 2013 - The Kansas City folks aspiring for franchise businesses seem to have a credible guidance - FranNet, the leading franchising consultant company has assured here to help out with credible and extensive consultancy services. This franchising Kansas City consultancy firm is a seasoned name in the KC franchise consulting & placement ...

Midwest Based Largest Sign Company Assures Impactful Signage Solutions at Affordable Costs

April 11, 2013

North Kansas City, MO ( pressreleases.kcstar ) April 9, 2013 - Acme Sign, Midwest's biggest sign company has announced to extend impactful signage solutions. The leading sign company Kansas City guaranteed professional services at affordable rates. Being a complete service sign firm, they have been operating in Kansas City for almost 100 years now with quality craftsmanship & great client ...

Vinyl Renaissance Opens New Store in Downtown Overland Park

April 11, 2013

Vinyl Renaissance, Kansas City's largest music and audio stores, has moved its Kansas store to Downtown Overland Park. VR has opened its new store in the Historic Ford Building at 7932 Santa Fe Dr. The Missouri store remains at 1415 West 39 St. In addition to 50,000 new and used records & CDs, VR is an authorized dealer of quality ...

On Your Mark, Get Set, Go - Register Now for TRI-the-Village Triathlon

April 10, 2013

Registration is now underway for Hot Springs Village’s 2nd annual Sprint Triathlon, TRI-the-Village, scheduled for Saturday, May 18. This USAT sanctioned event includes a 500-yard swim in Lake Balboa, a 13.5-mile cycle course over rolling terrain and ends with a 3.5-mile run. “This event is a great opportunity to showcase the Village to folks who haven’t had a reason to ...

First Choice Marine Announces Grand Opening of Retail Store

April 10, 2013

Grain Valley, Missouri - First Choice Marine has announced the Grand Opening of their Retail Store located at 1201 NW Pamela Boulevard in Grain Valley, Missouri. Grain Valley is located directly off Interstate 70 just east of the Independence and Blue Springs area of Kansas City, Missouri. This new location will be convenient to people in the area as well ...

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