Chaz on the Plaza hosts Washington Wine Tasting Benefit

Aug. 27, 2015

Chaz presents an exclusive tasting of Washington wines Thursday, September 10 at 5:30 p.m. as a benefit to support victims and firefighters affected by the recent Washington wildfires. The tasting includes more than a dozen wines exemplary of Washington's diverse appellations and varietals encompassing sparkling, red and white wines. Features include Col Solare, 2012 Red Mountain, rated 94 by Robert ...

Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Progressive Preview – August 28th

Aug. 25, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Downtown Lawrence Inc., Sally Zogry (785) 842-3883 director@downtownlawrence.com Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Progressive Preview – August 28th Downtown Lawrence Inc., prepares for Lawrence’s’ second annual Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week with a sneak peek progressive preview event this Friday, August 28th. The preview event is part of the Final Fridays Art Walk event that takes place on ...

Lead Bank Announces Strategic Partnership with The City of Kansas City Human Relations Department

Aug. 14, 2015

The Human Relations Department of The City of Kansas City, along with local partners, hosted Kansas City’s 9th Annual Kansas City Government Contracting & Procurement (KCGCP) Forum, “Beyond All Limits” earlier today. Lead Bank was announced as a strategic partner with The Human Relations Department’s “For Change” initiative which helps small businesses grow financially by providing business loans to certified ...

Scooter’s Coffee Grand Opening in Overland Park

Aug. 10, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Scooter’s Coffee Expands Kansas Locations Newest Location in Overland Park Celebrates Grand Opening OVERLAND PARK, KS, August 10, 2015 – Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, will increase their Kansas presence with the company’s latest Grand Opening in Overland Park (12140 College Blvd.) on Friday, August 7th. To ...

Mike Elder, local cake pro, returns to prime time TV battle tonight!

Aug. 10, 2015

Mike elder is well know around kansas city for his incredible cake sculpture and also for his local charity work. Outside of KC he is known as a charismatic demonstrator and instructor of art expressed thru cake. Tonight at 7:00 mike returns to food network on its new series "Cake Wars" to battle it out against 3 other teams of ...

ZZ Hops to conduct meeting with Post Coffee in Lee’s Summit, MO

Aug. 4, 2015

Press Release ZZ Hops Home Brewing Club to Conduct Coffee Education Night at Post Coffee Post Coffee hosts home brewing club to educate on a different kind of brewing. Lee’s Summit, MO, August 18, 2015, 7:30pm, Members of ZZ Hops home brewing club will take part in learning about coffee; origins, roasting and brewing and tasting coffee. This may seem ...


Aug. 4, 2015

Editor's Note: Media is invited to take photos/video, interview and photograph select store employees and interview Zona Rosa general manager August 7-9 regarding annual sales tax holiday. KANSAS CITY, Mo. –Zona Rosa is excited to announce that one of its busiest weekends, Sales Tax Holiday Weekend, will once again feature the center’s annual back-to-school event, KidFest, and for the first ...

Hotel Phillips to Hand Out Free Hotdogs for Work Like A Dog Day

Aug. 4, 2015

*Let’s Be Frank! Kansas Citians Work Like Dogs* Hotel Phillips Celebrates National Work Like A Dog Day With Free Hot Dogs Is there anything more American than a good ole’ hot dog? The Hotel Phillips, Kansas City’s most elegant Art Deco hotel, will celebrate “National Work Like A Dog Day” on August 5, 2015 by showing appreciation for those who ...

SCAA Welcomes 2015 Board President Tracy Allen

Aug. 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT Tara Smith for SCAA Phone: (562) 624-4100 Email: tsmith@scaa.org SCAA Welcomes 2015 Board President Tracy Allen SEATTLE, Santa Ana, Calif. (April 21, 2015) The Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA), a non-profit trade organization and world leader in coffee knowledge development, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Allen, CEO of Brewed Behavior, as the ...

The Gin & Tonic Project - 17 Recipes from La Bodega

July 30, 2015

Are you a Pompelo, Pimienta or Pepino? La Bodega’s G&T Project Puts a Twist on the Classic Gin and Tonic There are certain things you can expect when you travel to Spain, one of those is to find their national drink, the gin-tonic, everywhere. Having started in northern Spain, the gin and tonic has spread becoming the national drink and ...

Next Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for Aug. 25 at Roeland Park Community Center

July 29, 2015

The next Neighbor’s Place Potluck dinner at the Roeland Park Community Center will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 25. These events are presented by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District and offer an opportunity for the community to get together and enjoy a night to socialize and dine together. There is no cost for ...

Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run 2015

July 27, 2015

Alexis Rewalt invites you to join us on Saturday, September 26th of 2015, at Shelter #8 in Shawnee Mission Park, for the Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run 2015. Proceeds of this event will benefit the Saint Luke’s Muriel I. Kauffman Women’s Heart Center. This is the Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run event to benefit, and draw ...

KC Kosher BBQ Heating Up

July 21, 2015

For Immediate Release KC Kosher BBQ Festival Heating Up Overland Park, KS, July 21st, 2015 • Fabulous food and fun Slabs of beef ribs, saucy burnt ends, juicy smoked chicken, and award winning pit smoked beans can all be found at the Fourth Annual KC Kosher BBQ Festival on Sunday, August 16, 2015. This free and open to the public ...

Bastille Day celebrated with Bubbles Around the World event at Chaz on the Plaza

July 1, 2015

July 1, 2015 – Kansas City, MO – The culinary team at Chaz on the Plaza presents a tasting of sparkling wines from the world's most noted appellations Tuesday, July 14 from 5 – 7 pm. The event includes the tasting, a full glass of participant’s favorite sparkling wine or Champagne, caviar and artisan cheeses. In addition, A La Mode ...

Food Equality Initiative is Chosen as Whole Foods Market’s Community Giving Day Recipient

June 9, 2015

Amy Goode FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06/09/15 Food Equality Initiative, Inc. 785-766-5874 foodequalityinitiative@gmail.com Food Equality Initiative is Chosen as Whole Foods Market's Community Giving Day Recipient Overland Park, KS- Food Equality Initiative, Inc. (FEI), a Kansas non-profit that works for low-income people with Celiac disease and food allergies, has been chosen as the June recipient of Whole Foods Market's Community Giving ...

Rebecca Creek Distillery Takes Craft Spirits to Kansas

June 9, 2015

KANSAS (June 9, 2015) – This month, Kansas will see a new face on its whiskey and vodka shelves. Rebecca Creek Distillery and Standard Beverage Corporation are supplying Kansans with the taste of Texas. Rebecca Creek Distillery spirits will be found in various cities throughout the state including Manhattan, Wichita and Kansas City. Rebecca Creek Whiskey – The whiskey boasts ...

Next Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for June 30 at Roeland Park Community Center

June 4, 2015

Neighbor’s Place Potluck dinners at the Roeland Park Community Center are now offered monthly, with the next one taking place on Tuesday, June 30. Each month, the community can get together and enjoy a night to socialize and dine together presented by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. There is no cost for these ...

Michael Smith Restaurant Celebrates Eight Year Anniversary With Memorable Wine Dinner

June 3, 2015

Chef Michael and Nancy Smith are pleased to announce an anniversary wine dinner. "Eight years in the Crossroads Art District," says Chef Smith. "We've enjoyed every minute. The community of restaurateurs, gallery owners and the people that come here, make this one of the best neighborhoods in the city." On July 12th at 6:30PM Michael Smith will host his eighth ...

Selfie Contest (Concurso Autofotito) Has Patrons Snapping and Posting at Tortilla Ranch

June 3, 2015

The very first 'selfie' was captured in 1839 when Robert Cornelius jumped in front of his own daguerreotype and waited about 30 seconds for the image to burn into the plate. But if Bob was around today, he'd be snapping selfies (autofotito in Spanish) at Tortilla Ranch Mexican Grill in Overland Park. Tortilla Ranch is awarding $25 gift cards to ...


June 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Megan Neher June 1, 2015 913-599-5539 Megan@mnpr.biz PARISI CAFE INTRODUCES COFFEE SODA Seasonal menu features a long list of summer baked items and new twist on coffee KANSAS CITY, Mo. – When Kate Blackman, Parisi's director of menu development, added a little carbonation to one of their favorite single-origin brews, the marriage of the fizz ...


June 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Megan Neher June 1, 2015 913-599-5539 Megan@mnpr.biz CRAZY GOOD EATS PARTNERS WITH LOCAL CHARITY FOR GRAND OPENING BENEFIT Guests are invited to celebrate the new restaurant, support a local charity, and participate in festivities OLATHE, Kan. – Crazy Good Eats, on the southeast corner of 151st Street and Mur-Len Road in Olathe, Kansas, will celebrate ...

50 Plus plans new social outing to Prairiefire on June 16

May 21, 2015

Participants can discover one of the area's newest shopping, dining, and entertainment districts during a new mid-June social outing being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Prairiefire Lunch and Chocolates or Gelato is the name of this program. Participants will have lunch at the Paradise Diner, and then get about 30 minutes ...

Mario Galan, Executive Chef from Avenues Bistro to Participate in Taste of KC

May 21, 2015

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 20, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Yolanda Bordallo Marketing Manager yo@makedigitalgroup.com (816) 929-0711 Mario Galan, Executive Chef from Avenues Bistro to Participate in Taste of KC KANSAS CITY, Mo.? Executive Chef, Mario Galan, from Avenues Bistro in Brookside will be battling for the Gold Fork on Thursday, May 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Live Block ...

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