New Mommy-Baby Yoga class offered beginning Jan. 31

Jan. 2, 2013

New moms are invited to come move your body, bond with your baby, and connect with other moms during a new program being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District beginning in late January. The program is called Mommy-Baby Yoga and is for ages 18 and older and babies from six weeks to crawling. Participants will incorporate babies ...

New Introduction to Vegetarian/Vegan Substitutes Seminar is Jan. 29

Jan. 2, 2013

If giving up meat, dairy, and other animal products seems like an overwhelming task, a new seminar being presented by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District can help. Introduction to Vegetarian/Vegan Substitutes is the name of this program, which is for ages 16 and older. This program will introduce participants to how delicious and nutritious vegetarian and vegan cuisine ...


Dec. 31, 2012

The Bonner Springs City Library Board will host the seventh Jazz on the Lake fund-raising event on February 16, 2013, to support a series of arts and sciences programming for children and youth at the library. Library supporters, Bonner Springs area residents and music lovers will gather at the historic Lake of the Forest Clubhouse to enjoy dinner and musical ...

KC Police Credit Union announces bonus dividend

Dec. 31, 2012

K.C. Police Credit Union (KCPCU) is proud to announce that, for the first time in its history, a bonus dividend, totaling $200,000 was shared with its members on December 31, 2012. KCPCU’s Board of Directors approved the dividend on October 25, 2012. Active member participation contributed to a very successful year for the Credit Union, allowing for the dividend payout. ...

Longtime Missouri resident and combat veteran seeks to represent Missouri’s 8th District

Dec. 31, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 31, 2012 Contact: Damaris Pinero (816) 582-9695 A Long Time MO Resident and Combat Veteran seeks to Represent MO 8th District Kansas City, MO – Businessman and combat veteran Pedro Sotelo formally announced today his candidacy for Missouri’s 8th Congressional District seat. “It is an honor to have the opportunity to represent my community ...

LaDene Morton speaks to Kansas authors

Dec. 28, 2012

Author LaDene Morton will speak about her novel, What Lies West, for members of Kansas Authors Club, District Two, during a meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 12, at the Antioch Branch of the Johnson County Library, 8700 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Merriam. Visitors are welcome. Morton’s novel was a 2010 Willa Finalist. Her most recent books, The Brookside Story ...

Rehabilitation Institute sponsors adaptive ski clinic at Snow Creek

Dec. 28, 2012

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Tara Adler Special Events & Volunteer Coordinator Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City (RIKC) Direct: 816-751-7901 Cell: 816-797-2082 Know No Limitations Adrenaline rush through adaptive skiing on the hill Weston, MO (January 3, 2013) - The Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City (RIKC) will take to the slopes at Snow Creek to sponsor an adaptive ski ...

Kansas City Realtors show caring through coats

Dec. 28, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For additional information contact: Kelly Muehlberger (913) 266-5912 Kansas City REALTORS® Show Caring Through Coats KCRAR’s Young Professionals Network-KC is “Sharing the Warmth” with those in need this winter. December 27, 2012 (LEAWOOD, Kan.) – Even after the holidays are over, the season of caring will continue for one local group of young professionals interested in ...

Kansas City Subway restaurants raises $30K for diabetes association

Dec. 27, 2012

KANSAS CITY SUBWAY® RESTAURANTS RAISE THOUSANDS FOR AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION Local Subway® restaurant patrons donate money for diabetes research. Kansas City, KS, December 12, 2012 –Kansas City SUBWAY® restaurants have raised $30,610.59 during their Stop Diabetes Pin-Up Campaign. The money will be donated to the Kansas City chapter of the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The campaign, which began October 1, ...

Top 10 reasons to visit Independence in 2013

Dec. 27, 2012

NEWS Release December 26, 2012: For Immediate Use Contact: Janeen Aggen, Media Independence Tourism Independence Tourism 913-599-2080 TOP TEN REASONS TO VISIT INDEPENDENCE IN 2013 Independence is a winning destination for anyone planning a dream vacation, whether for family, romance, girlfriends, multi-generational or spontaneous day trippin’ travel. Here’s the top 10 reasons why 2013 is the year to visit ...

MuckFest MS Tour Making A Stop in Kansas City on July 13, 2013

Dec. 27, 2012

CONTACT: Therese Grohman Event 360, Inc. 800-838-0671 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rise to the dirty challenge on a five-mile obstacle course constructed of steel benefitting the National MS Society. On Saturday, July 13, 2013, thousands of women and men from all over will rise to the dirty challenge and gather in Kansas City to take part in this year’s MuckFest ...

Historic Kansas City hotel makes World’s Best Hotels list

Dec. 27, 2012

December 26, 2012 – Kansas City, MO – For the third consecutive year The Raphael, a historic Kansas City hotel, has been named one of the world’s best hotels by Travel+Leisure magazine. The international travel magazine made the announcement in its January 2013 issue, the11th annual T+L 500 World’s Best Hotels feature. The Kansas City boutique hotel is the only ...

Ten year old in National American Miss Talent Court

Dec. 27, 2012

Talented ten year old Olivia Richardson of Kansas City, MO, participated in the National American Miss Pageant Jr. Pre-Teen division in August of 2012 where she was selected to be a part of the Talent court. As a result of her powerful vocal performance she was able to participate in the pageant on a national level in the optionals categories. ...

Proud to be Miss Kansas City

Dec. 27, 2012

For more information regarding appearances or sponsor opportunities contact Sequita Richardson This year marks a year of major accomplishment for 14 year old Kansas City girl Victoria (Torie) Richardson. This proud freshman at St. Teresa's Academy competed in the National American Miss Pageant in August of this year in Columbia Missouri where she was awarded a position among the ...

Historic Kansas City community service organization earns coveted accreditation

Dec. 26, 2012

Mattie Rhodes Center, a Kansas City philanthropic staple for 118 years, has earned national recognition through an accreditation by the Council on Accreditation, an organization which partners with human service organizations worldwide to improve service delivery outcomes by developing, applying, and promoting accreditation standards. Mattie Rhodes Center is honored to join the organizations who have earned this elite accreditation. “Mattie ...

Bruce Cramer selected to the Board of Directors for the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Newhouse Domestic Shelter

Dec. 26, 2012

KANSAS CITY, MO, December 2012 – In addition to his volunteer positions as a Board Member of the American Diabetes Association in Kansas City and the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce, Bruce Cramer, President of Cramer Capital Management, has been named to the Board of Directors for two additional foundations, Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Newhouse Domestic Shelter. “These ...

Giveaway Bandit Gives Away Thousands in Prizes

Dec. 26, 2012

Kansas City, MO – December 26, 2012 – Seven year old Missouri farm kid Giveaway Bandit ( gives out thousands in prizes this holiday season. Thousands of fans go to the Giveaway Bandit every day to enter to win prizes and view reviews on their favorite family friendly products. Some of their current giveaways include cash, Nintendo Wii U, iPad ...


Dec. 26, 2012

Contribution will help fund family therapy project OVERLAND PARK, KS, Dec. 26, 2012 – Marillac, an Overland Park-based not-for-profit agency that serves as a safe haven for children with special emotional and behavioral issues, has received a $3,500 contribution from AT&T to support its growing Outpatient Mental Health Clinic for Children and Teens. AT&T funds will be used to expand ...

Real estate investors group holds Northland meeting Jan. 3

Dec. 21, 2012

Kansas City, December 19th, 2012: Mid-America Association of Real Estate Investors is holding their January Northland Meeting on January 3rd offering Networking , Education & Vendors. Topic of the night is Finding Real Estate Deals. The presentation portion of the meeting will cover The Top 10 Ways to find Real Estate Deals in 2013. As we learned at the MAREI ...

Michael Smith Restaurant among Google’s top 10 most-searched in Kansas City

Dec. 21, 2012

Internet search giant Google has announced the top ten most searched restaurants in the Kansas City Metro for 2012 and James Beard award winner Michael Smith and his name sake restaurant in the Crossroads Art District made the list. This is Google's 12th annual Year-End Zeitgeist list, but the first time it added the 10 most searched restaurants in Kansas ...

St. Louis Blues alumni take on University of Missouri at Indepence arena

Dec. 21, 2012

INDEPENDENCE, MO. (December 21, 2012) – Independence Events Center announced Friday an unprecedented hockey match up will take on Friday, January 18 at 7:05 p.m. when the University of Missouri’s Mizzou Hockey takes on the St. Louis Blues Alumni Hockey Association in an exhibition hockey battle like no other. The “2013 MO HOCKEY SHOWDOWN” presented by Silverstein Eye Centers takes ...

12th Annual Eagle Day slated Jan. 26 at Wyandotte County Lake Park

Dec. 21, 2012

Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library (913) 299-2384 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (12-21-12) “12th Annual Eagle Day” KANSAS CITY, KS – All ages are welcome to join the Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library’s 12th annual Eagle Day on Saturday, January 26, 2013. Events are at two locations in Wyandotte County Lake Park. Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library (west ...

Colliers International announces recent transactions

Dec. 21, 2012

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (December 21, 2012) – Colliers International, a leading global real estate services and investment firm, today announced the following transactions. Sales (December 14, 2012) SWBG Development sold 1.90 acres of land located at 450 NE RD Mize Road, Blue Springs, Missouri to Timothy W. Hickok. John Stafford, CCIM of Colliers International negotiated the transaction on behalf of ...

Comfort Inn-Platte City wins second Gold Hospitality Award

Dec. 21, 2012

Platte City, MO (December, 2012) – The Comfort Inn Hotel of Platte City, MO serving Kansas City International Airport and Fort Leavenworth – is to receive its second prestigious Gold Hospitality Award from world lodging leader Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), franchisor of the Comfort Inn brand. Owned and operated by Brady and Carey Rodgers - “The Comfort Inn ...

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