Morningstar Communications Selected to Provide Strategic Communications Counsel for KCUMB

May 28, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) announces the appointment of Morningstar Communications as its marketing and communications agency of record. Morningstar Communications will provide ongoing strategic counsel to KCUMB’s leadership team to enhance the University’s overall positioning and strategic marketing. “Morningstar Communications brings additional strategic expertise and insight to our team,” said Marc ...

U.S. SEN. CLAIRE MCCASKILL ENDORSES SHERWOOD SMITH IN JACKSON COUNTY PRIMARY

May 27, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 28, 2014 Contact: Brian Noland Cell: (816) 506-1948 Email: nolandbrian@gmail.com McCaskill cites Smith’s public safety experience and commitment to economic dignity as reasons for endorsement Kansas City, MO – Today, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri) endorsed Fire Fighter Captain Sherwood Smith for the Jackson County Legislature, First District At-Large, building more support for the campaign after ...

Kutak Rock Attorneys Receive Recognition by Chambers USA and Super Lawyers

May 27, 2014

Wichita, Kan., (May 23, 2014)—The 2014 Chambers USA guide to the best law firms and lawyers recognizes Alan Rupe, Wichita Partner and Chair of Kutak’s National Employment Practice Group, with its highest ranking in the area of Labor and Employment. Based on in-depth interviews with clients and peers, Chambers USA ranks Alan Rupe in Band 1, the highest possible ranking. ...

Early Childhood Music Workshop

May 27, 2014

Contact: Lisa Chouteau at (800) 728-2692 x329 or at lchouteau@musictogether.com. Music Together®, the national early childhood music and movement program developed in Princeton, New Jersey, is offering a three-day Teacher Training Workshop at the First Baptist Church in Lawrence, Kansas, June 19-21, 2014. The teacher training is open to anyone desiring an overview of music development, including parents, university faculty, ...

Bacon Fest KC

May 27, 2014

Lexie Humphrey Special Events Coordinator Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City (RIKC) Direct: 816-751-7781 Lexie.humphrey@rehabkc.org Melissa Saubers Media Coordinator 816-935-6031 msaubers@gmail.com Bacon Fest: Good Time, Great Cause This bacon festivity benefits the Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City Kansas City, MO (August 23, 2014) - While there are other bacon festivals across the country, Bacon Fest: The Other Fundraiser brings unique appeal ...

C.O.P.S. Honored in Front of United States Congress

May 27, 2014

For Immediate Release C.O.P.S. Recognized in front of United States Congress Camdenton, MO – Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) was recognized for 30 years of service on Wednesday, May 14, in front of the United States Congress. United States Senators Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) teamed up to present remarks that congratulated the Missouri-based organization on their service ...

Discover The Oils Of The Ancient World Three new L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil products are now available at SILVER SCREEN SALON

May 27, 2014

Kansas City, MO – Oils have been used for centuries in hairdressing and beautifying rituals, but women often find that modern-day blends aren’t right for their hair type or aren’t the results they are looking for. At SILVER SCREEN SALON we know there is no such thing as one-oil-fits-all. With three new L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil blends, we can customize ...

Play Audition: Agatha Christie’s AND THEN THERE WERE NONE

May 27, 2014

Kansas City Scottish Rite (Community) Open auditions for Agatha Christie’s, And Then There Were None: Sat Jun 14th 10am – 4pm, Sun Jun 15th - 12 pm - 5pm at Kansas City Scottish Rite, 1330 E. Linwood Blvd, Kansas City MO (619) 227-5339, m_christopher_lee@yahoo.com And Then There Were None is about ten strangers who had been complicit in the death(s) ...

VARIETY CHILDREN’S CHARITY WILL MAKE A DREAM COME TRUE FOR ONE SPECIAL NEEDS CHILD

May 27, 2014

On Wednesday, May 28, 100 5th graders from Timber Creek Elementary School and Variety Children's Charity will surprise ten-year-old Maddox Truitt with a new adaptive bicycle just in time for summer! Maddox was born with Duchennes MD and Autism that limits his mobility. The 5th grade students at Timber Creek heard about Maddox and wanted to make his summertime dream ...

The Fruit Club Comes to Kansas City

May 27, 2014

Press Release Media Contact: The Fruit Club Erica Atkins Director erica.atkins@thefruitclub.net Direct number: 605-377-8679 The Fruit Club is coming to town! A service to your community! Every month The Fruit Club brings fresh fruit directly from the orchards to your family! A Sioux Falls South Dakota based company that contributes and provides fruit delivery service to communities in 31 cities ...

LGBT Cultural Celebration this Friday!

May 27, 2014

A Cultural History of KC’s LGBT Social Scene: from Nightlife to Daylight Who: Phantoms of Kansas City What: Stuart Hinds, Director of GLAMA (Gay, Lesbian Archive of Mid-America) will unveil the invisible history of Kansas City’s LGBT social scene in a fifteen-minute talk. During the talk, harpist, Celia Albon, will serenade those in attendance. The presentation will be followed by ...

Butterfly Beads & Jewelry hosts SoulCollage class in Kansas City, North

May 26, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Butterfly Beads and Jewelry, KC North is hosting a class, SoulCollage®, in collaboration with the Northtowne Arts Coalition. Art Therapist Libby Schmanke is facilitating SoulCollage® – a process for accessing your intuition by creating a deck of cards with deep personal meaning that will help you with life's questions and transitions. It is a fun and insightful ...

19th annual Union Hill Garden Tour slated June 8

May 26, 2014

The 19th Annual Union Hill Garden Tour will be Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The easily walkable tour features over a dozen residential and community gardens in a six block area. Free parking is available at the entrance of the tour in the KCPT parking lot at 31st and Grand. Admission is $10 for adults ...

Ninth Annual Juneteenth Parade and Celebration set June 8 in KCK

May 26, 2014

Kansas City, Kansas- May 26th, 2014- The annual Juneteenth Parade and Celebration will return with barbecue and greens competition, a car show, local vendors, and tons of family friendly entertainment. This two day event will be held at on June 13th and 14th at Big Eleven Lake on 11th St. & Waterway Drive. The Juneteenth Planning committee is at it ...

West Adams Construction Co offers steel buildings and storage barns in Kansas

May 26, 2014

Nickerson St, Kansas May, 26, 2014– Wes Adams Construction Co, Inc, A fabricator and builder of metal storage barns and steel buildings in Kansas has serviced Kansas State with storage buildings, steel buildings and storage barns for farms and industrial estates for years. Wes Adams Construction is a builder of commercial storage buildings in Kansas and is composed of building ...

Next Chapter Kansas City offers presentation on keeping your brain sharp

May 26, 2014

Keep it Sharp! Thursday, May 29 5:30 PM—7:00 PM Donnelly Community Event Center 608 North 18th Street Kansas City, Kansas Keeping your brain sharp while you discover what's next for you is our focus for May 29! Join Next Chapter Kansas City for a change of pace, informal and informative, fun evening! Enjoy happy hour, networking, and learning brain games ...

Lafayette County Juneteenth Celebration set June 21 in Higginsville

May 25, 2014

The Lafayette County Juneteenth Foundation is hosting the 2014 Juneteenth Celebration. The event will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Fairground Park, the Edwin Schwitzky 4-H Building in Higginsville, MO. Arron Haynes is the chairperson for this event. This is a free, family-oriented activity. The theme is “Pulling Together and Pumping ...

KJWW increases market rankings in ENR Midwest 2014 Top Design Firms

May 23, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO. -- KJWW Engineering Consultants improved its top 10 rankings in three market sectors in Engineering News-Record Midwest’s report on the 2014 Top Design Firms. KJWW moves up to 2nd on the list in education (from 4th in 2013), 3rd in government (from 8th) and 10th in industrial (not ranked in the top 10 in 2013). For the ...

Charity Bingo night to help restore Walt Disney’s animation studio in Kansas City

May 23, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACTS: Dan Viets at (573) 819-2669 / DanViets@gmail.com MAGICAL BINGO EVENT TO CELEBRATE WALT DISNEY! WHAT: Thank You Walt Disney, Inc. invites you to eat, drink… and be Mary at the Hamburger Mary’s Bar & Grille in Kansas City for a magical night of charity Bingo! Hosted by one lovely Ham-BINGO Hostess in stunning drag attire, this ...

Jane Walton Consulting offers new strategies, programs for effective leadership

May 23, 2014

WHY ARE THE JELLYFISH TAKING OVER? CHANGING HOW BUSINESSES THINK ABOUT BUSINESS Local thought leader offers new strategies, programs for effective leadership (Kansas City, MO), May 1, 2014 – Jane Walton Consulting LLC announces a new series of leadership, management and employee professional development programs for 2014, with an important and ambitious goal: changing the way businesses operate. “Companies can't ...

Marine Corps League to hold Memorial Day ceremony at Mount Moriah

May 23, 2014

The Simpson-Hoggatt Detachment of the Marine Corps League will hold its 72nd annual Memorial Day ceremony at 1 p.m. on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, at Mount Moriah Cemetery, 10507 Holmes Rd. in Kansas City, Mo. Retired Marine Corps Col. Larry S. Schmidt will give the Memorial Day address. The program will also feature the American Legion Band, Ararat Shrine ...

Kids learn to sail at three-day Sail Camp at Perry Yacht Club on Perry Lake

May 23, 2014

There are three marinas on Perry Lake and one of them is noncommercial, member-supported, member-maintained Perry Yacht Club (PYC; http://www.perryyachtclub.com). PYC is a sail-only facility with more than 150 slips, located in the section of the lake where powerboats rarely visit. It was founded more than 40 years ago and has been a major hub for sail education (including Youth ...

Fidelity Security Life names three vice presidents

May 23, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Richard F. Jones, president of Fidelity Security Life Insurance Company (FSL), has announced that his three sons — Richard F. Jones Jr., Bradford R. Jones and Bryson L. Jones — have each been promoted to Vice President of the Company. “I am extremely proud that this new generation has demonstrated their capability and dedication to leading ...


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