Lawrence Holiday Farmers Market Saturday, December 14th: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Nov. 11, 2013

Lawrence Holiday Farmers Market Saturday, December 14th: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm For more information contact: Jack Wilson 785-748-0678 November 1 , 2013 Stumped for what to get that hard to shop for person on your list? If so, then come to the Lawrence Holiday Farmers' Market held indoors at the Lawrence Holiday Inn, 200 McDonald Drive, December 14th with ...

Turn your cans into cash! JobOne Recycling Services starts new aluminum buy-back program

Nov. 11, 2013

For the soda can savers of the world, it really does pay to recycle. JobOne Recycling Services in Grandview, Mo., will launch a new aluminum can buy-back program on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, in honor of America Recycles Day. “We get calls every day from people asking where they can sell their cans,” said Mike Hatfield, JobOne’s recycling operations manager. ...

Verizon Wireless Hosts Meet and Greet with Kansas City Chiefs Player

Nov. 11, 2013

WHAT: Verizon Wireless has teamed up with Kansas City Chiefs running back Knile Davis and WHB-AM, known as Sports Radio 810, to host a meet and greet. Kansas City Chiefs player Knile Davis will stop by to sign autographs at the new Verizon Wireless Communications Store in Overland Park starting at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12. WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. ...

Overland Park chiropractor elected to KCA board

Nov. 11, 2013

For Information Contact: carrie@kansaschiro.com 785.233.0697 (TOPEKA) -- Members of the Kansas Chiropractic Association (KCA) held their annual meeting in Overland Park, Kan., on October 12, 2013 to elect officers and conduct association business. Dr. Kendall Payne, DC (Doctor of Chiropractic) was elected to serve another one-year term as President of KCA. Dr. Payne, who practices at The Payne Clinic in ...

Neptune Society plans holiday open house

Nov. 11, 2013

On Friday December 6th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. the Neptune Society is holding a Holiday Open House for the community. Please join us at 8348 Ward Parkway for refreshments, door prizes, and holiday merriment.

New college scholarship exclusive to military families

Nov. 11, 2013

WGU News – For Immediate Release Contact for media inquiries: Joan Mitchell – VP of Public Relations 801-428-5463 jmitchell@wgu.edu Western Governors University Offers New Scholarship for Military Spouses Leader in online competency-based higher education will award up to 50 scholarships for bachelor’s and master’s degree programs SALT LAKE CITY – (November 11, 2013) Nonprofit Western Governors University, www.wgu.edu, has announced ...

McGinness attends Sandals Resorts’ specialist training in Jamaica

Nov. 11, 2013

Contact Person: Adam McGinness 816-550-3849 adam@cruiseholidayskc.com Adam McGinness of Lifetime Travels, LLC (an affiliate of Cruise Holidays of Kansas City) is now certified by Sandals Resorts, the World’s Leading All-Inclusive Resort Company, as a Sandals WeddingMoons® Specialist. Held at the Sandals Whitehouse resort in Westmoreland, Jamaica on October 28, 2013, the Sandals WeddingMoons Specialist training provides travel professionals detailed information ...

Martin City improvement district hires executive director

Nov. 11, 2013

November 12, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Barbara Engel, District Manager 816-308-1023 manager@martincity.org Martin City Community Improvement District Hires New Executive Director The Martin City Community Improvement District (MC-CID) has hired Missy Wilson as the new Executive Director of the organization effective December 1, 2013. Missy replaces Barbara Engel who is retiring November 30th after nine years of service to ...

Submarine vets honor deceased comrades

Nov. 11, 2013

As they have for the past four years, the TOPEKA-JEFFERSON CITY BASE, of the UNITED STATES SUBMARINE VETERANS paid honor to the memory of the 65 U.S. Submarines and their crews that gave their lives in the pursuit of their duties while serving their country. On Nov. 9th at Branson, Mo. during Veterans Week base members conducted a TOLLING OF ...

Payless ShoeSource awards $50K to Topeka Habitat for Humanity

Nov. 11, 2013

PAYLESS SHOESOURCE FOUNDAITON PARTNERS WITH TOPEKA HABITAT FOR HUMANITY Locally-based corporation sponsors Topeka Habitat home constructed by Seaman High School students (Topeka, KS; November 11, 2013) The Payless ShoeSource Foundation has awarded Topeka Habitat for Humanity a generous $50,000 grant. The funds represent the beginning of an exciting partnership. Payless Shoe Source has designated the funds to sponsor the Seaman ...

KC colorectal cancer survivor featured in national calendar

Nov. 11, 2013

Kansas City Colorectal Cancer Survivor Featured in National Calendar Kansas City, Mo. – Oct. 5, 2013 – Ashley Havlena, a Kansas City woman diagnosed with colorectal cancer at age 24, is one of the 12 models featured in the 2014 Colondar, the tenth calendar featuring young colorectal cancer survivors produced by national nonprofit The Colon Club. The calendar is now ...

Raza named Outstanding Fellow by Missouri Oncology Society

Nov. 11, 2013

Contact: Derek Thompson, media coordinator, thompsonder@health.missouri.edu, (573) 882-3323 COLUMBIA, Mo. — Shahzad Raza, M.D., a post-doctoral fellow in the University of Missouri School of Medicine’s Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology and physician with Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, has been named a recipient of the 2013 Outstanding Fellow Award by the Missouri Oncology Society. Raza received the award at the ...

RAW:natural born artists announces their 5th Annual RAWards Season Commencement Local artists represent the Kansas City community in Semi-Finals competition

Nov. 10, 2013

RAW:natural born artists announces their 5th Annual RAWards Season Commencement Local artists represent the Kansas City community in Semi-Finals competition November 7, 2013 (Kansas City, MO) RAW: Kansas City announces the 26 local nominees contending to represent the Kansas City community in the 5th annual RAWards Semi-Finals competition. At the beginning of October, the RAW:natural born artists organization hosted an ...

Free class offered on avoiding chimney fires, carbon monoxide poisoning

Nov. 9, 2013

Contact Marge Padgidtt at 816-461-3665 or margepadgitt@comcast.net for information. In an effort to reduce deaths and injuries during the winter season, the Midwest Chimney Safety Council offers a free class to groups of 20 or more about chimney safety. Kansas City, Missouri, November 9, 2013 MCSC Education Director Marge Padgitt is available to speak to groups in the greater Kansas ...

MUFON state director to present UFO lecture Nov. 12

Nov. 9, 2013

Kansas City, Missouri, November 9, 2013 Contact Margie Kaymargiekay06@yahoo.com or call 816-833-1602. Mutual UFO Network Missouri State Director Debbie Ziegelmeyer will present a lecture about the strange unexplained lights, orbs, and groups of lights over the State of Missouri in the past two years, and the possible link between other strange phenomena and lines of latitude. Debbie will speak at ...

Special pre-release screening of Calvin and Hobbes documentary ‘Dear Mr. Watterson’

Nov. 8, 2013

Kansas City, Mo. (November 8, 2013) – As a part of the year-round Kansas City FilmFest movie series, GoComics and Gravitas Ventures are proud to present a special pre-release screening of the documentary “Dear Mr. Watterson” on Monday, November 11 at 7PM at the Alamo Drafthouse – Mainstreet in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The film takes a detailed and entertaining ...

Horizon Academy celebrates Veteran’s Day with assembly

Nov. 8, 2013

ROELAND PARK, Kan. – In honor of Veteran’s Day, Horizon Academy will hold an assembly on Monday, November 11th to celebrate the men and women who have served and continue to serve our country. Students will have the opportunity to write names of family and/or friends who have served in the military on paper stars, which will be posted on ...

550 animals pour into KC Pet Project in 2½ weeks; shelter at critical capacity

Nov. 8, 2013

Kansas City, MO – The weekend of October 18th- 20th, 228 pets found homes from KC Pet Project during the ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon pet adoption event. However, since that weekend, 550 new pets have poured into the shelter, including the nearly 70 dogs and cats that were seized more than a week ago from the Forever Friends Animal League. This ...

Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame honors business leaders

Nov. 8, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2013 For more information, contact: Stuart Hoffman, Development Director 816-561-3558 or shoffman@jamidamerica.org JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF MIDDLE AMERICA RECOGNIZES THREE OUTSTANDING BUSINESS LEADERS… …at the 13th Annual Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony KANSAS CITY, Mo.: Since 2001, Junior Achievement of Middle America’s Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame has honored the ...

Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame honors three outstanding business leaders

Nov. 8, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2013 For more information, contact: Stuart Hoffman, Development Director 816-561-3558 or shoffman@jamidamerica.org JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF MIDDLE AMERICA RECOGNIZES THREE OUTSTANDING BUSINESS LEADERS… …at the 13th Annual Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony KANSAS CITY, Mo.: Since 2001, Junior Achievement of Middle America’s Greater Kansas City Business Hall of Fame has honored the ...

The Village Cooperative, a 55+ senior housing cooperative, is coming to Shawnee

Nov. 8, 2013

Shawnee, KS – On Thursday, November 14th, the Village Cooperative of Shawnee, a senior housing cooperative, will host informational workshops at 11:00am or 2:00pm at the Simply Unique Event center, 13030 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Shawnee Mission. The workshops will provide information on senior cooperative housing and the proposed cooperative planned for Shawnee. The informational workshops will be an opportunity for ...

Avila University teams with Cerner for certification

Nov. 8, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 8, 2013 – Avila University has partnered with one of the Kansas City area’s most prominent and respected corporations to form a unique program whereby associates can further their educations in a convenient way, on their job site, while maintaining full-time work schedules. Avila has infused its graduate certificate program in instructional design and technology with ...

Jenny’s Kids, Inc. of Lawrence welcomes Jami Growney, OTR/L

Nov. 8, 2013

For Immediate Release. Dateline: Lawrence, KS November 8, 2013 Headline: Jenny's Kids, Inc. welcomes Jami Growney, OTR/L Summary: Jami Growney, OTR/L, Feeding Specialist joins Jenny's Kids, Inc. as Occupational Therapist and Feeding Specialist providing therapy for children with feeding issues and sensory processing disorders. Content: Jenny's Kids, Inc., a small pediatric occupational therapy clinic in Lawrence welcomes Jami Growney, OTR/L ...


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