Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City announces CelebrASIAN award winners

April 16, 2014

Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City 8645 College Blvd, Suite 110, Overland Park, Kansas 66210 Telephone: 913.338.0774 www.asianchamberkc.com Contact: Sook Park, AACC Executive Director, 913-338-0774 April 15, 2014 Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City announces 2014 CelebrASIAN Award Winners. The Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City (AACC) will be honoring the accomplishments of local ...

Fundraiser for Roeland Park City Hall Arts Commission

April 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Jen Harris, co-owner createfulstudios@gmail.com: Email 913-575-6795: Phone www.createfulstudios.com Roeland Park, KS May 3, 2014 7-9p Roeland Park City Hall 4600 W 51st St #200 Roeland Park, KS 66205 All ages! No cover! Fundraiser for the Arts Headline: Fundraiser for Roeland Park City Hall Arts Commission Join Createful Studios at Roeland Park City Hall (RPCH) on ...

Chaz on the Plaza presents Easter Brunch Buffet

April 10, 2014

April 10, 2014 – Kansas City, MO – Chaz on the Plaza transforms its weekly a la carte Weekend Jazz Brunch into a buffet extravaganza on Easter Sunday, April 20. The brunch buffet includes a carving station featuring rosemary-garlic braised leg of lamb, horseradish crusted prime rib, and maple glazed Smithfield ham; a Belgian waffle and made-to-order omelet station; hot ...

Crawfish Festival to donate TENs of thousands of $ to kids charity

April 10, 2014

What: The 13th Annual Village Crawfish Festival When: May 10 6-11pm Where: St Pius X (5500 Woodson) Why: To support a great local charity with some good music, good friends and GREAT food! Prairie Village, KS - “We are happy to announce the proceeds of this year’s festival are going to a very worthwhile charity, Head Start of Shawnee Mission,” ...

Zona Rosa Rebuilds Local Traditions-Zona Rosa 2014 Calendar of Events

April 8, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 26, 2014 CONTACT: Megan Neher (913) 599-5539 megan@mnpr.biz 2014 ZONA ROSA CALENDAR ZONA ROSA CELEBRATES ITS TENTH YEAR WITH COMMUNITY-ORIENTED EVENTS KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Zona Rosa, a shopping, dining and entertainment urban town center at I-29 and Barry Road in Kansas City, has a full list of community events for 2014, some of which are ...

45th Symphony Designers’ Showhouse - Opens Saturday, May 26

April 8, 2014

What: Kansas City’s Top Designers Transform the 45th Symphony Designers’ Showhouse Where: 1246 W. 59th Street, KCMO The 45th Designers’ Showhouse Spring Tour – Saturday, April 26, 2014 – Sunday, May 18, 2014 Tickets: $15 and $18 at the door. The Time: Showhouse will be open on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday from ...

Spirits Dinner at Dark Horse Distillery

April 7, 2014

Dark Horse Distillery is excited to announce they are hosting their first spirits dinner. The distillery is partnering with local chefs, Renee Kelly of Renee Kelly’s Harvest, Brian Archibald of Rosso at Hotel Sorella, and Carter Holton of Sasha’s Baking. The dinner will take place at the distillery on April 17, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Guests will arrive to engage ...

Noboleis Winery Four Course Wine Dinner

April 2, 2014

Friday, April 25, 2014, Excelsior Springs. An intimate evening where guests enjoy meeting and having dinner with the winemaker and family from Noboleis Winery out of Augusta. Enjoy four amazing courses with a select wine with each course. Takes place in the wine cellar at Willow Spring Mercantile, 249 E. Broadway, Excelsior Springs starting at 7pm. $40 per person and ...

Legendary Kansas City Restaurant Celebrates Milestone

April 1, 2014

25 years ago, Michael Garozzo’s fulfilled a lifelong dream. On April 7, 1989, Michael opened Garozzo’s Ristorante at 526 Harrison in Kansas City’s historic Columbus Park neighborhood, With Michael's signature creation Chicken Spiedini on the menu, the restaurant was a smash hit from the start.The rest is KC culinary history. This week, Garozzo’s Ristorante is thrilled to celebrate their 25th ...

Tropical Sno opens in Peculiar, Missouri

March 31, 2014

The city of Peculiar has a new, local, summertime favorite serving up refreshing treats. Ruf's Shack, featuring Tropical Sno Hawaiian-style shaved ice, opened for business this past Saturday, March 29th in the Sanders Center in Peculiar, Mo. Located near the I-49 and State Route C exchange, across from the Country Mart grocery store, Ruf's Shack will be serving deliciously cool ...

Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for April 22 at Roeland Park Community Center

March 31, 2014

Join your friends or meet new ones at a Neighbor's Place Potluck being planned in late April by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The Neighbor's Place is a room within the Roeland Park Community Center where congregate meals are served to participants 50 and older each week day by the Johnson County Area ...

MNU President’s Honors Gala April 11, 2014 - Benefits Student Scholarships: Honors Olathe’s Devocelle

March 25, 2014

OLATHE, KAN, -- The President's Honors Gala, MNU's premier annual fundraising event to benefit student scholarships, is set for April 11, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in Cook Center on MNU’s Olathe Campus. In its first two years, generous donors contributed more than $750,000 through sponsorships, auction purchases and attendance. This year’s event is projected to raise an additional $500,000 for ...

Food & Wine, Fun & Frolic on March menu at Chaz on the Plaza

March 14, 2014

March 14, 2014 – Kansas City, MO – Chaz on the Plaza offers gastronomes, oenophiles, cocktail enthusiasts and fun seekers three March culinary events in addition to the restaurants weekly specials. Titus Vineyards Wine Dinner - Eric Titus, Titus Vineyards manager of vineyard operations, presents six wines from his family’s Napa Valley estate. Notable wines include the vineyard’s 2011 Adronicus ...

Spring Spaghetti Dinner is April 3 at Roeland Park Community Center

March 12, 2014

Something good is cooking at the Roeland Park Community Center and the community is invited to come participate in a special meal being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Spring Spaghetti Dinner is the name of this long-standing tradition of delicious food, friends, conversation, and fun! To find this program in the ...

World wine tasting slated in Excelsior Springs

March 8, 2014

A wine and cheese/light fare pairing with wines from around the world on April 5. Willow Spring Mercantile, 249 E Broadway, Excelsior Springs, Mo. Meet Curtis Cable from A. Bommarito Wines. Enjoy 6 wines paired with complimenting light fare. Event takes place in a wine cellar. $20 per person and RSVP is needed to reserve a seat. 816-630-7467 or visit. ...

Get lucky at The Eldridge on St. Patrick’s Day

March 6, 2014

Lawrence, Kansas – On St. Patrick’s Day, Monday, March 17, 2014, The Eldridge hotel will showcase a special St. Patrick’s Day feast from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for all its guests. Nicholas Haxton, Executive Chef at The Eldridge, and his culinary team created a special Irish tasting menu that includes Beef & Guinness Stew and Corned Beef & Cabbage ...

Wendy’s of Missouri ranchisee expands reach in KC area

Feb. 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Eve Metheny Director of Brand Marketing emetheny@hamraenterprises.com Wendy’s of Missouri Franchisee expands reach Franchisee acquired six restaurants in Kansas City area Springfield, MO – February 18, 2014 – Wendy’s of Missouri acquired six Wendy’s restaurants in Kansas City from P & H Holdings, L.L.C. on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. • 10548 Parallel (Speedway), Kansas City, ...

Wendy’s of Missouri Franchisee expands reach

Feb. 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Eve Metheny Director of Brand Marketing emetheny@hamraenterprises.com Wendy’s of Missouri Franchisee expands reach Franchisee acquired six restaurants in Kansas City area Springfield, MO – February 18, 2014 – Wendy’s of Missouri acquired six Wendy’s restaurants in Kansas City from P & H Holdings, L.L.C. on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. • 10548 Parallel (Speedway), Kansas City, ...

My Bloody Valentine’s Day Ball slated

Feb. 9, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 8, 2014 FOR MORE INFORMATION Steven Donahoo, 816-213-7158, djlucky@djsonthego.com www.djsonthego.com My Bloody Valentine's Day Ball at The Foundation DJ's On The Go Event Planning and Productions company will be partnering up with The Foundation event space in Kansas City's West Bottoms to give for a great cause and will be donating a part of proceeds to ...

Chaz uses latest technology to launch reserve wine exploration initiative

Feb. 7, 2014

February 7, 2014 – Kansas City, MO – Chaz on the Plaza is using a new technology developed by a medical apparatus inventor to launch a new Wine Exploration Initiative that will open a new world to wine aficionados. Chaz’s new Coravin Wine Access System allows enthusiasts to experience top tier reserve wines without having to purchase an entire bottle. ...

Kansas City Native & World Champion Competitive Eater Jamie ‘The Bear’ McDonald Featured Contestant on GoDaddy’s ‘The Big Leap”

Feb. 6, 2014

Kansas City native, world champion competitive eater Jamie ‘The Bear’ McDonald featured on GoDaddy’s 'The Big Leap' For Immediate Release: Media Contact, Kansas City: Mary Anne McNeish, 816.679.4372 February 5, 2014 Kansas City, Mo---Kansas City native, world renowned competitive eater, and owner of Windsor, Connecticut’s Bear’s Smokehouse, Jamie "The Bear" McDonald, has been chosen as one of five finalists for ...

American Restaurant celebrates 40 years of fine dining

Feb. 6, 2014

The American Restaurant Celebrates 40 Years of Fine-Dining in Kansas City Feb. 2014 KANAS CITY, MO Valentine’s Day 2014 will mark a significant milestone for The American Restaurant, Kansas City’s only Forbes Four Star and AAA Four Diamond Award recipient. The iconic restaurant has achieved culinary landmark status over four decades of unmatched excellence from a handful of James Beard ...

Heart-healthy menu choices offered in February with help from Shawnee Mission Medical Center

Jan. 31, 2014

Grand Street Café Lenexa, Paulo and Bill, Story and Ya Ya’s have created heart-healthy dishes and will donate proceeds to Shawnee Mission Heart & Vascular Center MERRIAM, Kan. – February marks the beginning of American Hearth Month, dedicated to raising awareness of heart disease, the leading cause of death for both men and women. Shawnee Mission Medical Center (SMMC) is ...

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