Tour Award-winning Solar Home on National Solar Tour

Sept. 5, 2012

Stockton, Mo., Sept. 5, 2012 – For the fifth year, a rural southwest Missouri couple will again open their award winning solar home for public tours of its solar, energy efficient and renewable energy features. It has become a popular Mid-West stop on the Annual National Solar Tour, organized by the nonprofit American Solar Energy Society (ASES). The energy efficient ...


Sept. 5, 2012

Kansas Land Trust 16 East 13th Street Lawrence, KS 66044-3502 September 5, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Ginny Moore 785-749-3297 LAWRENCE, KS -- The Kansas Land Trust, a non-profit organization that has conserved nearly 17,000 acres of ecologically important Kansas lands, announces its “Conserve the Land” fundraiser, slated for Saturday, October 20, 2012. All proceeds benefit the ...

Gallery Grand Opening, Friday, Sept 7, 5 - 9 PM

Sept. 5, 2012

Joy Baer, Fresco Artist, presents "Storytelling Frescoes" at the gallery's grand opening Friday, September 7, 5 - 9 PM. Chef Shannon will be serving Gourmet Small Bites. Patrons may enter to win a free limited edition Fresco Giclee. For more information, call the studio at 913-381-1324 or Todd Weiner Gallery at 816-984-8538 The gallery is located at 1817 Grand, known ...

Matt Birch Named Kansas Association for Justice Education Chair

Sept. 5, 2012

Date: September 5, 2012 Contact: Emily Wilson For Immediate Release Phone: (785) 232-7756 MATT E. BIRCH NAMED KANSAS ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE EDUCATION CHAIR Topeka, Kan.—The Kansas Association for Justice (KsAJ) announces Matt E. Birch, Kansas City, Mo., has been selected by his peers to serve as KsAJ’s 2012-13 Education Chair. Birch previously served as KsAJ’s Education Chair from July ...


Sept. 5, 2012

Turn your dreams into a licensing goldmine while letting others do the work Nationally renowned licensing and inventing expert travels from Modesto, CA to speak to Inventors Center of Kansas City. Stephen Key, a nationally renowned licensing and inventing expert will be traveling from Modesto, CA to speak to Alamo Inventors. He has licensed over 20 of his own products ...

Kansas City comic book creator bringing bilingual, educational, and culturally relevant comics to the Free State Comicon

Sept. 5, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Anthony Oropeza - (913) 205-5093 - Anthony “AO” Oropeza, creator of the bilingual comic book superhero, Amigoman—The Latin Avenger, will be a guest comic book creator/artist at the upcoming Free State Comicon in Lawrence, Kansas. Oropeza’s mission: to use his bilingual Amigoman comic books to entertain, to promote reading, to support education and community, and ...

Countdown Begins to HillOween 2012

Sept. 5, 2012

KANSAS CITY, MO (September 5, 2012) – HillOween, the biennial costumed fundraising event, has announced its event activities, benefiting organization, sponsors and event details for 2012. Tickets are now on sale at HillOween; Costumes & Cocktails for a Cause, has become known as Kansas City’s premier costumed event. This year HillOween takes center-stage (or backstage) at Starlight Theatre on ...

NoLa Nights at North Lawrence shops

Sept. 5, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 5, 2012 NoLa Nights on Second Thursdays Special shopping nights at North Lawrence shops Lawrence, Kansas, September 5, 2012 – North Lawrence merchants are opening their doors for special shopping nights on the second Thursday of each month. The first NoLa night is September 13th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Situated along Locust Street, businesses ...


Sept. 5, 2012

Contacts: Capital Relay (913) 749-1200; John Landsberg, Bottom Line Communications (913) 338-5760; Mobile: (913) 710-3760 For Immediate Release OVERLAND PARK, KS (September 5, 2012) --- Capital Relay, LLC, has developed a proprietary software network designed to effortlessly connect finance brokers and lenders across the country. The CR Network already has several hundred broker and lender members. “I am confident that ...

Secrets of Sedalia Day Trip for 50 Plus is Oct. 16

Sept. 5, 2012

Discover the treasures of an area town known for rails, trails, and ragtime during an October day trip being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The trip is called Secrets of Sedalia. Participants will travel to Sedalia, Mo., where they will visit the Katy Depot on the Katy Trail for a warm ...

Faces for St. Mary’s Medical Center — Be Heard!

Sept. 5, 2012

Sang T. Duong 816.394.0929 Twitter: @FacesforStMarys Facebook: Faces for St. Mary’s Community Launched Patrons of St. Marys Medical Center, OUR voice, OUR heart, OUR hospital, ONE community. Be heard Blue Springs, MO – September 5, 2012 – On Friday, August 31, Faces for St. Mary’s launched Faces for St. Mary’s, dedicated to having a community voice in regards ...

Cars in the Park on Aug. 29 benefits Special Olympians

Sept. 5, 2012

Do you own a unique vehicle you'd like to show off? The Johnson County Park & Recreation District's fourth annual Cars in the Park car show planned for Sept. 29 at the Marina Parking Lot in Shawnee Mission Park, 7700 Renner Road, Shawnee and Lenexa, could be your opportunity. Vehicle owners are invited to shine their cars, trucks, or motorcycle ...

1950’s Hollywood is theme for new 50 Plus Senior Prom on Sept. 28 at LCC

Sept. 5, 2012

1950's Hollywood is the theme of a new Senior Prom being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The event will take place on Friday, Sept. 28 at the Lenexa Community Center, 13420 Oak, Lenexa, and will be an opportunity for participants to dance the night away to a mix of melodies from ...

New dog obedience class offered for adults beginning Sept. 25

Sept. 5, 2012

Participating dogs, as well as pet owners, and everyone in the community will benefit from a new dog obedience program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The class is called C.L.A.S.S., which stands for Canine Life And Social Skills and is for ages 16 and older as well as younger children when accompanied by an adult. ...

50 Plus plans Hotcakes and History program at Matt Ross Community Center on Sept. 24

Sept. 5, 2012

Breakfast and local history are on the menu for a late-September program being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's 50 Plus Department. Hotcakes and History is the name of this program, which will take place on Sept. 24 at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty, Overland Park. During a breakfast of hotcakes, sausage, fruit, juice, and ...

Overland Park Woman Named Kansas Woman of Achievement 2012

Sept. 5, 2012

September 5, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Overland Park, Kansas The Kansas Federation of Republican Women awarded the 2012 Nancy Landon Kassebaum Woman of Achievement Award to Pat Smith of Overland Park, Kansas on August 18, 2012. This award was presented at the KFRW’s Fall Convention in Manhattan, Kansas. Mrs. Smith was nominated by the Northeast Johnson County Republican Women for ...

Go Orange & FightHunger at Independence Dunkin’ Donuts Grand Opening, Sept. 6

Sept. 5, 2012

Dunkin' Donuts will celebrate the grand opening of its new restaurant in Independence at 2400 S. State Hwy 291 on Thursday, Sept. 6. Mayor Don Reimal; Teresa Freeland and volunteers from Harvesters – The Community Food Network will be on site to help commemorate the event. The restaurant will sample ORANGE donuts to support Go Orange and Fight Hunger Day ...

Rockhurst HS grad returns from Second City to headline Kansas City comedy festival

Sept. 4, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 9/4/2012 For more information, including interviews with Tim Mason, contact Tim Marks at or 913-486-6861 ROCKHURST HIGH SCHOOL GRAD TIM MASON: FROM KC TO THE SECOND CITY AND BACK AGAIN This year’s KC Improv Festival will feature dozens of performers who dream of making it big in comedy. For many, the goal is performing on ...

Hiyas(Jewels): The Shimmering Facets of Philippine Culture

Sept. 4, 2012

Kansas City, MO –The Sinag-Tala Performing Arts Troupe will have a 2-hour concert on September 21, 8 PM at the Folly Theater. The show, entitled “Hiyas(Jewels): The Shimmering Facets of Philippine Culture,” reflects the Philippines’ diverse history through an exciting and exotic repertoire, ranging from tribal to rural, and from Spanish to Moslem.Dancers in a vivid array of costumes will ...

Free lecture series offer help for those living with learning disability.

Sept. 4, 2012

NEWS RELEASE Date: For Immediate Release Contact: Mindy McDermott (913) 488-3925 Free lecture series offer help for those living with learning disability. Roeland Park, Kan. (September 5, 2012) — Horizon Academy, a leader in professional education for children with learning disabilities grades 1-12, announces its 2012-2013 lecture series. This series presents parents with valuable information about learning disabilities and ...

AAUW Kansas City Northland Meets

Sept. 4, 2012

AAUW - Kansas City Northland branch is hosting their monthly meeting on Sunday Sept. 7 at 2:30 PM at the North Kansas City Hospital Pavilion, Burlington Room. Speaker will be local attorney, Lori Gregory, on “Elder Law”. AAUW is open to men and women with college degrees interested in women’s issue. For more information, contact President Janet Wilson,

Herring joins Advancement team

Sept. 4, 2012

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 4, 2012 – Vanessa Herring, who has worked at the top levels of fund raising and development in two states over the past 11 years, has joined Avila University’s Advancement team as its director of alumni and donor outreach, the University announced today. This newly-created position not only will be responsible for cultivating and enriching relationships ...

David Chinnery Appointed to the Investment Advisory Committee

Sept. 4, 2012

BLUE SPRINGS, MO. (September 4, 2012) – Adams Dairy Bank today announces that David Chinnery, President and CEO, has been appointed to the Investment Advisory Committee by Missouri State Treasurer, Clint Zweifel. “I am honored to be appointed to The Investment Advisory Committee and am looking forward to the opportunity to work with other investment professionals from the area,” said ...

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