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MOD PIZZA OPENS NEW LOCATION IN BLUE SPRINGSMISSOURI

April 12, 2017

BLUE SPRINGS, MO. (April 12, 2017) – MOD Pizza (MOD), a Seattle-based fast-casual restaurant specializing in individual artisan-style pizzas and salads made on demand, today announced the opening of its newest location at 1112 NE. Coronado Drive in Blue Springs, Missouri. Owned by Womack Restaurants, a multi-concept restaurant franchise operator, the new location marks the second Womack owned restaurant in ...

Scooter’s Coffee Hosting Second Annual Day of Giving for Blue Springs High Schools; National Coffee Franchisee Partners with Local Football Teams for Service Trip

April 4, 2017

Blue Springs, MO, April 3, 2017 – Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, announced that the Blue Springs location (1116 SW 7 Hwy) will host a special Day of Giving for Blue Springs High School and Blue Springs South High for the second year in a row. On Saturday, April 8, ...

Park University International Center for Music to Present Concert Featuring Husband and Wife Duo Cellist Daniel Veis and Pianist Helena Veisova

March 28, 2017

The International Center for Music at Park University will host a faculty recital concert featuring the husband and wife duo of cellist Daniel Veis and pianist Helena Veisova on Saturday, April 8. The concert will be begin at 7:30 p.m. in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. Admission to the concert is free. The concert will pay ...

Annual Jacson County Republican Committee Reagan Lincoln Day Fundraiser Private Reception & Dinner

March 6, 2017

Contact: Chairman Mark Anthony Jones FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel. 816-875-9690 Email: chairman@jacomogop.com Date: 03/06/2017 ANNUAL JACKSON COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY REAGAN LINCOLN DAY FUNDRAISING RECEPTION & DINNER SOS JAY ASHCROFT; JUAN PABLO ANDRADE TO SPEAK; KEY LAWMAKERS & STATEWIDE ELCTION WINNERS TO ATTEND ANNUAL JACKSON COUNTY REPUBLICAN REAGAN-LINCOLN DAY RECEPTION & DINNER. Every Year State and County Republican Party Committees hold ...

Soldier-Owned Crivello’s Confections Marks One-Year Anniversary

March 4, 2017

Michael Crivello, owner of Crivello's Confections and a U.S. Army MEDEVAC pilot, today marked the Leavenworth small business's one-year anniversary of serving the best cheesecakes one this side of the Missouri River. "It's been wonderful to be a part of the Leavenworth community as both a soldier and small business owner," Crivello said. "My grandmother, Christine, not only handed down ...

Chicago Spy Restaurant opens; built by local KC firm.

March 2, 2017

Chicago based Spy Restaurant built by local creative fabrication firm KANSAS CITY, MO— Local architectural fabrication firm Second Life Studios is proud to announce their contribution to the opening of a new Chicago based spy restaurant Safe House. Contracted through Getty’s architecture and Marcus Corporation, Second Life Studios created many of the restaurant’s most iconic pieces. News agencies across the ...

Inaugural Foodie Chick Event pops up this summer at Park Place

March 2, 2017

Media Contact: Aimee Jacobson aimee@chickevents.com For Immediate Release Inaugural Foodie Chick Event hits the streets of Park Place in Leawood this summer Leawood, KS - Chick Events pops up their newest event concept this summer at Park Place in Leawood, KS. Chick Events has been hosting pop-up events since 2014, specializing in bringing handmade, vintage and artisan food vendors to ...

Red Door Woodfired Grill Goes RED For Women in February

Feb. 9, 2017

An estimated 44 million women in the United States are affected by cardiovascular diseases, and 1 in 3 women die from heart disease each year. Both Red Door Woodfired Grill locations, Leawood, KS at Camelot Court and in Brookside, have partnered with the Go Red for Women campaign during the month of February. Throughout the month, Red Door will be ...

In Partnership with Shawnee Mission Health, KC Chefs Prove they can Step Up to the Heart-Healthy Plate

Feb. 9, 2017

Merriam, Kan. – All throughout the month of February, Kansas City diners can enjoy chef-created heart-healthy meals while dining out at participating metro restaurants. Shawnee Mission Health (SMH) is sponsoring its fourth annual Heart Month Restaurant Partnership in honor of American Heart Month. In February, local restaurants including Grand Street Café (Plaza and Lenexa locations), La Bodega (Kansas City, MO ...

THE LUCKY TACO OPENS AT ARGOSY

Feb. 8, 2017

Argosy Casino’s newest restaurant opened late 2016 KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Argosy Casino’s newest restaurant, The Lucky Taco, opened in the fall of 2016 featuring made-from-scratch authentic Mexican recipes, street tacos and a complimentary made-fresh-daily chips and salsa bar. The 140-seat restaurant is located just inside the main entrance to the casino and offers patrons a taste of authentic Mexican ...

Show-Me Heroes

Jan. 31, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Amy Wilson U.S. Wellness Meats phone: 573.767.9040 ext. 117 fax: 573.288.0559 email: awilson@grasslandbeef.com url: www.uswellnessmeats.com US Wellness Meats Takes The Show-Me Heroes Pledge January 31, 2017 Canton, Missouri — Local meat distributor, U.S. Wellness Meats, takes the Missouri Show-Me Heroes Pledge to actively participate in the effort to hire Veterans. The Show-Me Heroes program was started ...

Dave & Buster’s Announces New Overland Park Location at Corbin Park

Jan. 17, 2017

Overland Park’s Ultimate Entertainment Destination Is Accepting Applications for 250+ Positions Ahead of March Opening Overland Park, Kan. (January 17, 2017) — Dave & Buster’s is slated to open its 95th location in March 2017, and is looking to hire over 250 enthusiastic individuals to join the team at its location at Corbin Park. The new site boasts over 40,000-square-feet ...

Californos Opera Supper Event Celebrates 10 Years!

Jan. 11, 2017

Californos restaurant in Westport celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Opera Supper, their monthly event featuring local vocalists and favorite music ranging from the 16th Century to today! A wide repertory of opera, art song, German lieder, French chansons, jazz and classical singing will be presented in a very casual and intimate way. Discover ancient tunes and romantic hits from ...

3rd Annual Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Jan. 20-28

Jan. 10, 2017

For Immediate Release Contact: Downtown Lawrence Inc., Sally Zogry (785) 842-3883 director@downtownlawrence.com Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week – January 20-January 28 Downtown Lawrence Inc., gears up for Lawrence’s third annual Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week. Join us for a feast of creativity during the third annual Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week. Downtown restaurants will be cooking up something different and serving up fresh ...

New executive chef at historic Raphael Hotel

Dec. 1, 2016

Chef Joseph Cizek brings world of experience and local passion to Kansas City’s historic boutique hotel and its signature restaurant, Chaz on the Plaza December 1, 2016 – Kansas City, MO – The Raphael, Kansas City’s landmark hotel located on the Country Club Plaza, is new home to the culinary talents of Joseph Cizek. In his new position, the chef ...

Hanukkah Glow Party set for Dec. 17

Nov. 28, 2016

There’s nothing more fun than celebrating a holiday together with family, friends, food and frivolity! That’s exactly what’s in store for the community’s first Hanukkah Glow Party Beyachad Chogegim -Together We Celebrate, on Saturday evening, Dec. 17 in the Social Hall of the Jewish Community Campus, 5801 W. 115th St., in Overland Park. (This year, Hanukkah officially begins at sundown ...

Applebee’s Launches Historic Gift Card Bonus Program

Nov. 22, 2016

Local Applebee’s Franchisee Shocks Retail Industry with a new “Double Bonus” Offer on Gift Card Purchases of $50 or More. (KANSAS CITY, MO, Nov. 17, 2016) – Applebee’s has redefined the term “Gift Card Bonus” this holiday season! For a limited time, select locations throughout the Midwest are offering twice their traditional holiday bonus, or a total of $20 in ...

Theatre in the Park Announces 2017 season including show at new arts & heritage center

Nov. 18, 2016

The Theatre in the Park’s (TTIP) 48th season will feature three premieres and three modern era American musical theatre classics. “Grease” is the word, as TTIP will open the new Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center (AHC) with the Broadway and hit movie musical, GREASE, in the Spring 2017. Monty Python’s hilarious SPAMALOT will be the first production on TTIP’s ...

Jewish Film Festival set for January 2017

Nov. 18, 2016

Kansas City’s 2017 Jewish Film Festival (KCJFF) will feature six diverse films from Israel and beyond. Now in its 18th year, The Festival is presented by the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, (The J) opens Sunday evening, Jan. 8 and continues through Sunday Jan. 22. All the films will be screened in The White Theatre at the Jewish ...

SevenDays 2017 announced; Peace walk moves to Union Station

Nov. 18, 2016

(Kansas City) – In the continued effort to overcome tragedy produced by hatred, bigotry and ignorance, SevenDays™ Make a Ripple, Change the World will take place for the third year in the Greater Kansas City area Tuesday, April 18 through Monday, April 24, 2017. SevenDays™ 2017 continues the healing journey following the murders that took the lives of Dr. William ...

Arcadian Moon Introduces One-of-a-Kind Destination Dinners

Nov. 10, 2016

Arcadian Moon Introduces One-of-a-Kind Destination Dinners 20-Week Culinary Adventure Begins November 17 Higginsville, MO: On Thursday, Nov. 10, Arcadian Moon Winery & Brewery announced the introduction of their new culinary adventure, Destination Dinners Over the course of 20 weeks, from November through April, Arcadian Moon will be exploring 20 celebrated cuisines from around the world. From surprising expressions of well-known ...

Maker’s Mark Dinner To Feature Son of Distillery’s Founders

Nov. 7, 2016

(LAWRENCE, KS) – The Eldridge Hotel welcomes Bill Samuels Jr., chairman emeritus and son of the founders of Maker’s Mark, Thursday, Nov. 10 for a presentation on bourbon and Kansas history, along with a 5-course meal presented by Executive Chef Matthew Michel-Cox. Samuels Jr. will co-present with Lieutenant Colonel Tony Mullis, USAF (Ret.), on William Quantrill, his raids and how ...

Goodcents Deli Fresh Subs Celebrates National Sandwich Day with Special Offer

Nov. 2, 2016

GOODCENTS DELI FRESH SUBS CELEBRATES NATIONAL SANDWICH DAY WITH SPECIAL OFFER Locally-owned sub sandwich restaurants offering $2 6-inch turkey subs and special giveaways KANSAS CITY - Nov. 3, 2016 –Goodcents Deli Fresh Subs is celebrating its favorite holiday of the year today with an exclusive, one-day only promotion of 6-inch turkey subs for just $2 at all of its Kansas ...

Ansera Analytics Awarded $1.04 Million Phase II SBIR Grant by U.S. Department of Defense

Oct. 26, 2016

Olathe-based company will evaluate next generation of tools that keep military safe in hazardous threat environments OLATHE, Kan. — Ansera Analytics, LLC (Ansera), an Olathe, Kan.-based biotech company, was awarded a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant by the U.S. Department of Defense to continue research, development and validation of the next generation of the Army’s Chemical, Biological, ...


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