Foundation announces humanitarian, corporate citizen, advisor of the year

April 4, 2013

THCF Announces 2013 Heartland Humanitarian, Corporate Citizen and Advisor of the Year EASTERN JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. (April 4, 2013) – Each year the Truman Heartland Community Foundation (THCF) recognizes those individuals and companies whose generosity in charitable giving and who facilitate gifts to charity have had a significant impact on Eastern Jackson County in making the community a better place ...

Glory Bible Fellowship International Church anniversay celebration slated

April 4, 2013

Glory Bible Fellowship International Church Our Mission: To ensure the oppressed people of God will be free through Jesus' Marvellous Light. NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Min. Adrienne Windley Phone (cell): (570) 578-0633 E-mail: Pastor Dr. Adam Blackstock Phone: (816) 795-1900 E-mail: GBFIC 8 Yr. Annual Anniversary Celebration Lee’s Summit, MO – (April 4, 2013) – On April ...

Parkville youngster advances to Elks Hoop Shoot National Finals

April 4, 2013

Think back to what you'd accomplished when you were 12. For Parkville native Kyle Taylor, being one of the nation's best free throw shooters among 8-13 year-olds tops this list of achievements. Last fall, Kyle joined 2.5 million kids ages 8-13 in competing in the 2013 Elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest. He advanced through the local, district and ...

Two recovery groups continue at Tri-County

April 4, 2013

Northlanders who struggle with mental health and substance abuse problems are invited to join one of two groups meeting at Tri-County Mental Health Services. Both are free, five-week programs that can be joined at any time. “Team Recovery” meets Mondays at 10 a.m. It is designed to help make progress toward recovery from both mental illness and substance abuse. The ...

Park University to host training session on Affordable Care Act

April 4, 2013

Park University, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, will host a community ambassador training session related to the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The session will take place on Friday, April 19, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the McCoy Meetin’ House on the University’s Parkville Campus. Suzanne Discenza, Ph.D., associate ...

Harlem Shake, Tone Your Body with Kri Chay in fitness fundraiser

April 4, 2013

Kansas City, MO - April 4, 2013 Local fitness expert, Kri Chay, owner of Kri Chay’s Urban HIIT FITT, will host a fun, fast-paced fundraising fitness event of high intensity interval training, Zumba, kickboxing, and yoga to benefit Grace Duckworth, owner of Fit Body & Clear Mind. All proceeds will go directly to fulfill Grace’s dream of becoming a nationwide ...

Erickson Living names Christopher J. Emmett regional vice president of operations

April 4, 2013

OVERLAND PARK, KS (April 4, 2013) — Erickson Living, manager and developer of Tallgrass Creek in Overland Park, KS, has named Christopher J. Emmett as regional vice president of operations. In his new leadership position, Chris will oversee the company’s campus operations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Michigan and Kansas. Chris began his career with Erickson Living in 1996. He ...

Muscles for Myotonic 5K slated

April 3, 2013

Contact: Katie Dewey 918/540-6211. The Bormann family of Overland Park, Kan., is hosting a "Muscles for Myotonic Family Fun 5K Walk" on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Heritage Park Shelter #1 in Olathe. The purpose of the walk is to raise awareness about myotonic dystrophy disease, aid in the research for the treatment (which is anticipated in the next ...

House of Hope and Healing celebrates 10 years of community outreach with open house

April 3, 2013

House of Hope and Healing Celebrates 10 years of Community Outreach to Kansas City with Open House, Sunday, April 7 from 1-3pm Founded by Pastor Steve Gray, the public is invited to tour the beautiful timber frame home that has brought hope and healing to thousands in Kansas City and around the world in crisis situations. For immediate release: April ...

Former, current Chiefs involved in charity computer sale

April 3, 2013

Charity Computer Sale…April 6, 2013…KC Chiefs Pavilion Synetic Technologies is a tailored solutions for technology asset Management Company that is partnering with Former Chiefs Players Will Shields, Priest Holmes, Kimble Anders and current NFL Chief Player Dustin Colquitt in supporting their Charities. This charity computer sale is giving the opportunities of Globalization to our metropolitan communities. The goal is to ...

Wineteer Construction announces customized brands: LifeWise Renovations, MODbath

April 3, 2013

Kansas City Construction Company, Wineteer Construction, Announces Two Customized Brands LifeWise Renovations and MODbath, the art of home renovation tailored to specific demographics MO/KS March 2013 One of Kansas City’s long-standing, family-owned construction companies, Wineteer Construction announces the development of two divisions within the company, LifeWise Renovations and MODbath. Wineteer Construction focuses on traditional, comprehensive design/build services with an emphasis ...

Sullivan Higdon & Sink wins Atlanta Marketer of the Year awards

April 3, 2013

April 2, 2013 (KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – Sullivan Higdon & Sink (SHS) took home two Atlanta Marketer of the Year (AMY) awards for its animal-health work on behalf of Merial, Limited. SHS won in two categories – Business-to-Business Integrated Marketing Campaign and General Market Print Advertising – for marketing efforts on behalf of LONGRANGE™ (eprinomectin). In 2012, Atlanta-area based Merial ...

EVOLVING Celebrates 4th Anniversary with Free Health Fair

April 3, 2013

Free Fair Offers Opportunity to Thank Readers and Advertisers of Local Magazine Kansas City — April 03, 2013 — EVOLVING… A GUIDE FOR CONSCIOUS LIVING celebrates its four-year anniversary on April 28 with a free health/wellness fair. Meet and greet EVOLVING'S advertisers, writers, readers and staff -- and learn about feng shui, energy healing, raw foods and much more. On ...

32nd Annual Golf Classic Playing a Round to Take Resources on the Road

April 3, 2013

Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas will host the 32nd Annual Golf Classic founded by the Ben and Betty Zarda Family on Monday, May 13, 2013 at Lake Quivira Country Club. Each year more than 150 golfers and volunteers participate in this day of fellowship and golf that raises funds for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. A portion of the ...

Titanic Author Will Sign Books at Titanic Branson on Disaster Anniversary

April 3, 2013

First-time Titanic author Wade Sisson will be available to sign copies of his book, Racing Through the Night, from Saturday April 13 through Monday, April 15 at the Titanic Branson Museum and Attraction ( Racing Through the Night is the story of Titanic's nearly identical sister ship, Olympic, and her role in the events of April 14-15, 1912. The book ...

cfm Distributors, Inc. Becomes 100% Employee Owned

April 3, 2013

(Kansas City, MO – April 3, 2013) – cfm Distributors, Inc., recently became a 100% employee-owned company. The 44 year old company first implemented their Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) in 2001, and completed the transaction to become 100% employee-owned in late 2012. cfm Distributors, Inc. is an HVAC/R Wholesale Distributor headquartered in Kansas City, MO with regional SuperStores located ...

Works by Handel, Mozart Close Musica Sacra Season

April 3, 2013

Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra concludes its 22nd season with some of the region’s premier vocalists as it performs music by Handel and Mozart at 7p.m., Sunday, April 21, at St. Francis Xavier Church, 52nd and Troost Avenue. Rebecca Lloyd, soprano; Un-Chong Christopher, mezzo-soprano; David Adams, tenor; and Raymond Feener, baritone, will be featured in Handel’s Chandos Anthem Have Mercy ...

Performance of Moliere’s ‘Tartuffe’ Close Rockhurst Theatre’s Season

April 3, 2013

Rockhurst University Theatre closes its season with four performances of Richard Wilbur’s translation of “Tartuffe.” Written in 1664 by French actor and playwright Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière, the play casts its light on a crafty hypocrite named Tartuffe, who masquerades as a holy man and takes advantage of his gullible, and wealthy, Parisian benefactor who falls under his spell. ...

Million gallon a day spring and 1363 acre ranch to hit the auction block

April 3, 2013

Cherryville, MO – Circle C Ranch, along with 1363 acres of pristine Missouri Ozark Highlands of forest will be sold at an absolute auction held onsite April 22nd, 2013. It’s site of a natural spring that produces close to one million gallons per of “natural” spring water. The spring, formally known as the Mezines Spring is protected by thousands of ...

Old Drum Day Festival and Auction in Warrensburg, MO

April 3, 2013

WARRENSBURG, MO, April 2, 2013 – During the second annual free Old Drum Day festival, a celebration of “man’s best friend,” some of the beautifully decorated BurgDogs from 2012 will be publicly auctioned as a fundraiser for the Johnson County Historical Society and for the continuation of the festival itself. The event will be April 13 from 9 AM to ...

Zumba Fitness Craze Takes Over Overland Park, KS, Retirement Community

April 3, 2013

OVERLAND PARK, KS (April 3, 2013) – The Zumba fitness craze has taken over Overland Park, KS, and residents of Tallgrass Creek retirement community are not about to stop it. Zumba is sweeping the nation. Many health clubs and community recreation departments offer Zumba. While Zumba classes differ from club to club and instructor to instructor, all classes use Latin-inspired ...

4 KC Area High Students Heading For Central Europe Summer 2013

April 3, 2013

PRESS RELEASE – FOUR KANSAS CITY-AREA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS HEADING FOR CENTRAL EUROPE THIS SUMMER Contact: David Albrecht Organization: International Visitors Council of Greater Kansas City Address: 30 West Pershing Road, Suite #405, Kansas City MO 64108 Phone: (816) 421-4209 Exciting news for four Kansas City-area students arrived via email on Monday, March 25th! With support from the Department ...

Wood 4 Floors Provides Highest Quality of Hardwood Flooring Currently Available

April 3, 2013

There are many things that need to be taken into account in order to ensure that you are able to make the best possible decisions when evaluating the flooring options that are available to you that allow you to get the best possible wood flooring available to you, while ensuring that you do not overspend. Wood 4 floors provides many ...

MCC-Maple Woods Awarded $2,000 from the United States Institute of Peace to Support Public Education for Peacebuilding.

April 3, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 3, 2013 Contact: Chad Montuori 816-604-3394, MCC-Maple Woods Awarded $2,000 from the United States Institute of Peace to Support Public Education for Peacebuilding. April 3, 2013– MCC-Maple Woods has received $2,000 in funding support from the Public Education for Peacebuilding Support initiative of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). The support will enable MCC-Maple ...

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