MAREI’s KC North Meeting 6/6/13

May 23, 2013

MAREI (Mid-American Association of Real Estate Investors) invites you to attend out KC North Meeting Thurday June 6th 2013. Have you ever been told “focus on your strengths, the money will com?” Sounds great, but how much of your current business really focuses on ONLY your strengths? What if you could wake up every morning knowing that you’re only going ...

21st Century Youth Camp for 21st Century Youth! First Camp June 13th!

May 23, 2013

Thunder Eagle Ridge Youth Camp & Retreat is revving up for a summer packed schedule of programming from youth camps to a yoga retreat and more! This premiere youth camp and retreat center is located right outside Lake of the Ozarks on 80 acres in Macks Creek, Missouri, 20 miles west of Osage Beach. The dates for youth camps are ...

Local charter school reports 100 percent graduation rate for three consecutive years

May 23, 2013

Kansas City, Mo.: Frontier School of Excellence, a local Math & Science charter high school today announced that 100 percent of its senior class will graduate and go on to pursue their college careers. All of the school’s graduating seniors have individually received multiple acceptances to colleges and universities, locally and throughout the nation. Frontier two campuses are located in ...

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Omega Iota Zeta Chapter, Receives Midwestern Region “Chapter of the Year” Award

May 22, 2013

Kansas City, MO – The Omega Iota Zeta chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. attended their first Regional Leadership Conference April 11-14, 2013 at the Overland Park Sheraton and Convention Center in Overland Park, KS. This honor recognizes a Midwestern Regional Chapter for their outstanding contributions, leadership and achievements in service to their community in 2012-2013 sorority year. In ...

Area Citizens to March Against Monsanto on May 25, 2013

May 22, 2013

CONTACT: Roger Lake, Organizer, (816) 516-8017 Kansas City, Missouri - On Saturday, May 25, at 10:00 a.m., more than a thousand residents of Kansas City and outlying areas will gather at the J. C. Nichols Fountain on the Plaza to take part in the worldwide March Against Monsanto. There will be speakers, live music from three bands, children's' activities, educational ...

Moore City, OK Disaster Relief

May 22, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Simple City @ Kanz’s City: Tornado Fundraiser Thursday Evening Duo Donates Music Proceeds and Invites Tips for the Red Cross A joint with live music is supposed to be fun. Thursday evening at Kanz’s City Pizza & Burgerz will be fun for patrons AND beneficial for Oklahoma tornado victims. Local acoustic duo Simple City has decided to ...

50 Plus hike at Powell Gardens on June 19 is a chance to see Nature Connects Exhibit

May 22, 2013

Powell Gardens is the destination for a hike being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park and Recreation District on Wednesday, June 19. Participants will visit Powell Gardens near Kingsville, Mo., and see this year's featured exhibit, Nature Connects, which aims to show that "just as Lego® bricks connect together to create something fun, colorful and ...

50 Plus plans Author Readings & Signing at Matt Ross Community Center on June 27

May 22, 2013

Join several new fiction and non-fiction authors as they read excerpts from their self-published books during a new program being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This Author Readings & Signing is planned for June 17. Authors expected to attend include: Katharine Carroll, author of Rising from the Shards; Carole Katsontoness, author of Kat Tales I and ...

New Father’s Day Treasure Hunt event is June 15 at Shawnee Mission Park

May 22, 2013

Bring dad and the whole family to Shawnee Mission Park and hunt hidden treasure during a new special event being presented by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District on June 15. The registration deadline for this event is June 11. The event is called Father's Day Treasure Hunt and is for all ages. Participants will meet at the park's ...

Roeland Park Aquatic Center to be closed after 3 p.m. on June 13

May 22, 2013

The Roeland Park Aquatic Center will close early on a Monday afternoon in mid-June in order to host a local swim meet, Johnson County Park & Recreation District officials announced. The facility, which is located at 4843 Rosewood, Roeland Park, will close at 3 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, for a swim meet hosted by the Stingrays Swim Team. Normal ...

50 Plus plans Bingo games on June 12 and 27

May 22, 2013

Two themed bingo games at two locations are planned in June by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Plants and Flowers is the theme for a bingo game which will take place beginning at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12, at the Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell, Overland Park. The second program in ...


May 22, 2013

Touring museum exhibition, produced by Global Experience Specialists, will highlight content from Jet Propulsion Laboratory and NASA and focus on the search for alien life within and beyond our solar system. MAY 22, 2013—KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Alien Worlds and Androids, an all-new touring museum exhibition featuring scientific and educational content from Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and NASA, is set to ...

New Movies in the Park program launches on June 11 with “Mary Poppins”

May 22, 2013

“Mary Poppins” and “Bedknobs & Broomsticks” are the first two films which will be shown as part of a new Movies in the Park program being launched at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District’s The Theatre in the Park in June. Through this program, a variety of films will be shown on a 40-foot screen on the theatre stage ...

JCPRD Beaches & Marinas open May 25

May 22, 2013

Two beaches and two marinas operated by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District are scheduled to open for their summer seasons beginning in late May. The facilities include: The Shawnee Mission Park Beach and Shawnee Mission Park Marina, both located in Shawnee Mission Park, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa; and the Kill Creek Park Beach and Marina, 11670 ...

L&L Society’s Man & Women of the Year Grand Finale 5/23 @Marriott Downtown

May 22, 2013

WHO: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man & Woman of the Year Campaign WHAT: The GRAND FINALE celebration to announce the 2013 Man & Woman of the Year WHERE: Marriott Downtown in the Count Basie Ballroom WHEN: Thursday, May 23, 2013 Cocktails/Silent Auction 6:00pm Live Auction 8:00pm Winners Announced by 9:30pm The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man & Woman of ...

Janay A trunk show is May 24-25 at Gown Gallery

May 22, 2013

Janay Andrews is bringing her Janay A Eco Bridal line home to Kansas City for a trunk show from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 24-25, at The Gown Gallery, 1901 Main St. in Kansas City. She is returning from a successful Web Altered pop-up-shop designer event in New York City, and will be showing many of ...

Marine Corps League to Hold Memorial Day Ceremony at Mount Moriah

May 22, 2013

The Simpson-Hoggatt Detachment of the Marine Corps League will hold its 71st annual Memorial Day ceremony at 8 a.m. on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, at Mount Moriah Cemetery, 10507 Holmes Rd. in Kansas City, Mo. The program features the Ararat Shrine Temple Bag Pipes & Drums, color guard and firing detail presented by 24th Marine Regiment Headquarters in Kansas ...


May 22, 2013

Please see the attached document for the Press Release for the Della Lamb Community Services Monthly Board Meeting to be held tomorrow Thursday May 23rd 2013 at 3:00 pm. Thank You

Bank of Blue Valley Donates $35,765 to Sunflower House through Charity Golf Classic 2012

May 22, 2013

Bank of Blue Valley held its 11th annual Charity Golf Classic on September 25, 2012 at Loch Lloyd Golf Club. The tournament raised $35,765 for the Sunflower House: A Child Abuse Prevention Center in Shawnee, KS ( Bank of Blue Valley is planning this year’s Charity Golf Classic to be held on September 24, 2013 at Loch Lloyd Golf Club. ...

Kansas Association of REALTORS® releases April 2013 home sales statistics for Kansas

May 22, 2013

May 22, 2013 (Topeka, Kansas) ?? Kansas home sales rose by 7.8 percent in April 2013 compared to the same period last year, according to new figures released by the Kansas Association of REALTORS®. Sales totaled 2,891 units in April, up from 2,682 units in 2012. In comparison, sales on a national level rose by 9.7 percent for the month. ...

Neptune Society opens on Wark Parkway

May 22, 2013

Kansas City, MO-May 22, 2013 – Now open since mid-March, Neptune Society Kansas City is looking to impact the cremation industry in the Kansas City Area. Serving the six county metro area of Kansas City, Neptune Society provides simple, dignified, and affordable cremation services at the time of death and through advance planning. Service Manager, Julie Walter-Davis is excited to ...


May 22, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: 573-556-MSOA KELLY HENDRICKS, M.D. ELECTED TO BOARD OF STATEWIDE ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION Missouri State Orthopaedic Association elects Board of Directors JEFFERSON CITY—Missouri’s statewide association of Orthopaedic physicians has elected its officers and board of directors for the upcoming year. At its 44th Annual Meeting in St. Louis, members of the Missouri State Orthopaedic Association elected Kelly Hendricks, ...

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