Lee’s Summit blood drive sponsored by Divas Dancing for Divas, Stiletto Gym

July 20, 2013

Please help support me and especially those thousands of people needing blood to change their lives!! The Community Blood Center's mobile donor bus will be at our women's fitness studio in Lee's Summit and all are welcome to come donate, eat & drink and support the community. There will be goodies for every donor and treats for those who try!! ...

Blaise Brooks presents ‘Clean Comedy on Dirty Sunset’ concert film

July 19, 2013

PRESS RELEASE BLAISE BROOKS presents CLEAN COMEDY ON DIRTY SUNSET Los Angeles, CA July 19, 2013 KANSAS CITY’S OWN BLAISE BROOKS presents “CLEAN COMEDY ON DIRTY SUNSET”, has just acquired worldwide distribution. The feature length comedy concert film will be available online and in stores in September 2013. Blaise Brooks plays 4 characters in the film. All of the characters ...

BassingBob.com to participate in Lake of the Ozarks largest family boating event

July 19, 2013

BassingBob.com, a recently launched website dedicated solely to bass fishing at the Lake of the Ozarks will participate in Aquapalooza 2013, the Lake of the Ozarks’ largest family boating event, to be held at Dog Days on July 20, 2013 from 12pm to 5pm. “The enthusiasm that bass fishermen have shown for BassingBob.com has been overwhelming” said Bob Bueltmann, founder ...

Stanley McDermott named director of KCUMB Center for Community and Clinical Research

July 19, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 16, 2013) – Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) announced today the appointment of Stanley C. McDermott, Pharm.D., M.S., as the director of the KCUMB Center for Community and Clinical Research, effective July 29. Jeffrey N. Joyce, Ph.D., vice president for research at KCUMB, said McDermott is the best possible choice to direct the ...

MOBIO Benchmarking Education Tour stops at KCUMB

July 19, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 17, 2013) – Everything is up to date in Kansas City, especially in the field of biotechnology. That was a clear message that legislators heard as they toured health-related institutions in Kansas City during the Missouri Biotechnology Association’s 2013 BIO Benchmarking Tour on Wednesday, July 17. One stop was Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences ...

Madden-McFarland selected Kansas City’s exclusive retailer for low-profile, high-quality American furniture maker

July 19, 2013

July 19, 2013 Overland Park, KS...Bausman & Company is well-known as one of America’s finest furniture makers to the interior design trade, the company’s primary distribution channel – yet the brand is largely unknown to even the most discerning of retail furniture consumers. Madden-McFarland Furniture & Design Boutique is a game-changer for Kansas City area home décor buyers. The furniture ...

Missouri Viewpoints presents film on mental health

July 19, 2013

Watch the program here: http://missouriviewpoints.com/mental-health-care-in-missouri/ by Mike Ferguson Mike@MissouriViewpoints.com (St. Charles, MO) - Two simple words can strike fear into people in a unique way. That fear can - and often does - stop people from asking the right questions, accepting the reality of situations and getting help that may be readily available to them or their loved ones. Those ...

Farm safety at the Wyandotte County Fair

July 19, 2013

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release For more information contact: Briana Jacobus Cargill outreach coordinator - Kansas (785) 523-4070 Briana0@ksu.edu Jennifer Hauk rileyfb@kfb.org Farm safety at the Wyandotte County Fair URBANDALE, Iowa (July 19, 2013) – Attendees of the Wyandotte County Fair will learn about farm safety on July 23 and 24. Briana Jacobus, Cargill outreach coordinator, will give a presentation ...

Marquita Miller to be empowerment session speaker at MegaFest

July 19, 2013

For more information contact Naomi Hall 816-444-0004, email info@fstkc.com or visit www.marquitamiller.com. Kansas City, Missouri – July 15th, 2013 – Esteemed motivational speaker, business owner & author Marquita Miller was recently chosen to be an Empowerment Session speaker for the 2013 MegaFest conference. MegaFest is a family oriented festival hosted by Bishop T.D. Jakes of the Potter’s House. Estimated to ...

KC heart recipient to compete at World Transplant Games in South Africa

July 19, 2013

WESTWOOD, Kan. – July 19, 2013 – Barb Sheble, heart recipient from Kansas City, Kan., will represent Team MO-KAN and Team USA as she competes in the 2013 World Transplant Games in Durban, South Africa July 28-August4. The World Transplant Games are the Olympics for athletes who are organ transplant survivors. Sheble will compete in discus, shot put, javelin and ...

Coldwater of Lee’s Summit Announces New Executive Director

July 19, 2013

For More Information, Please Contact: Rachel Cash at (816) 786-0758 or director@coldwater.me Lee’s Summit, MO (July 19, 2013) – Coldwater of Lee’s Summit announced today the appointment of Rachel Cash as its new Executive Director. She is joined by Monte Stull, named Community Director. Coldwater’s mission to serve those in need and to build community friendships will be served by ...

Park University’s International Center for Music to Celebrate 10th Anniversary Concert Season

July 19, 2013

The International Center for Music at Park University will commemorate its 10th anniversary with artists from around the world during its 2013-14 concert season. Highlighting the season will be a special concert on Friday, April 4, 2014, in memory of pianist and classical music legend Van Cliburn who passed away in February. The Van Cliburn Tribute Concert, which will be ...

Downtown Diva Weekend

July 19, 2013

Excelsior Springs, Mo, Friday Aug 2 - Sun Aug 4, 2013. A weekend packed full of events for the Inner Diva. The Downtown Merchants are hosting three days of events for ladies starting with a Four Course Wine Dinner Friday night and extending all weekend to park walks and live music Sunday afternoon. Enjoy Live Theater, spa services wine tastings, ...

ChampionyYodeler, western musician to highlight National Day of the Cowboy Celebration in Kansas

July 18, 2013

International yodeling champion Judy Coder and western musician Jeff Davidson will headline the second annual Kansas celebration of the National Day of the Cowboy at the Lazy T Ranch near Manhattan, Kansas at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, 2013. “The cowboy is an internationally recognized symbol of courage and bravery,” said Ron Wilson, Poet Lariat. “We are celebrating the ...

Suspense thriller filmed at Missouri State Penitentiary to premiere in Jefferson City

July 18, 2013

Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau will host Red Carpet Premiere for “Apparitional” JEFFERSON CITY, MO. July 18th, 2013 – The suspense thriller “Apparitional” which was filmed at the Missouri State Penitentiary (MSP) in late 2012 will premiere in Jefferson City on Saturday, July 20th. The Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) will host a day full of events ...

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation Marks Most Successful Year in 35-Year History

July 18, 2013

Contact: Leanne Breiby (816) 627-3462 breiby@gkccf.org KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In 2012, the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation’s donors granted more than $220 million to the nonprofit community. The Community Foundation also received more than $550 million in new contributions last year, the most in its history, bringing the Foundation’s total assets to more than $1.8 billion today. According to ...

Michelle Childers Explores Personal History in Art Exhibit at Park University

July 18, 2013

A mixed media exhibit featuring the works of artist, painter and photographer Michelle Childers will be on display in Park University’s Campanella Gallery, Monday, July 22, through Saturday, Aug. 30. The title of Childers’ exhibit is “My Life Sentence.” Childers, who has her home and studio in Independence, Mo., is a Park University alumna who graduated in 1991 with a ...

Missouri Vietnam Veteran, Tommy Capps, Finalist in the American Military Hero of the Year

July 18, 2013

Dear Editor: My husband, Tommy Capps is one of five finalist in the American Military Hero of the Year contest sponsored by the Army, Air-Force Exchange Services and Dickies. The web site is: http://www.militaryhero.com You can go to the site and read my winning entry of Tommy's biography. There is only 14 days left to vote, as the winner is ...

Sullivan Higdon & Sink Adds Nearly 20 New Employees for SONIC® Account

July 18, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Racer, APR, 816-283-4775 melissa.racer@shscom.com July 19, 2013 (KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – Sullivan Higdon & Sink (SHS) has expanded its team with the addition of several employees dedicated to the SONIC Drive In account. Earlier this year, SONIC hired SHS to handle its on-lot and store communications, menu board design, and field and local store marketing. ...

Mark Lacy, partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP, named office audit leader for Kansas City

July 18, 2013

Mark Lacy, partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP, has been named office audit leader for Kansas City. He has been with Deloitte for 24 years, all in the Kansas City office, and has been a partner for 11 years. He serves clients in the retail, service, restaurant, wholesale distribution and construction industries. Lacy is a licensed CPA in both Missouri and ...

A show with circus, not a circus show.

July 18, 2013

To all Sirs and Madams concerned: Circadelix would like to cordially re-invite you to attend "Twisted Beats & Circus Feats", the bastard love child of hip-hop, circus and general ridiculousness. Part of this year's Kansas City Fringe , this production promises to be a far cry from your average theatrical outing, guaranteed to tickle and delight! Press release below for ...

Career Open House

July 18, 2013

CAREER OPEN HOUSE Tuesday, July 30, 2013 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. DoubleTree by Hilton Kansas City-Overland Park 10100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS Prior to the Open House, all attendees are required to apply online at CAREERS.THEFRESHMARKET.COM and search jobs using keyword 175 (Overland Park). What makes you unique is what makes us special. Let’s get started and see ...

Registrations Open for 2013 Kansas Senior Olympics

July 18, 2013

Registrations are now open for the 30th Annual Kansas Senior Olympics, sponsored by Shawnee County Parks and Recreation. An estimated 700 athletes from Kansas and the United States are expected to compete this year at the games in Topeka. The 2013 Kansas Senior Olympics offers competition in 18 different sports for individuals who will be 50 and over by December ...

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