Lifestyle

What’s Grosser Than Gross? A New Card Game

March 31, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO – The fun and sometimes awful jokes you enjoyed as a kid have come to life in a new game for the whole family, What’s Grosser Than Gross? The Kickstarter runs through April 25th and the game will begin shipping to backers across the United States and around the world in October 2015. What’s Grosser Than Gross? ...

Eco Zipline Tours Rated Missouri’s Best Zipline Experience

March 31, 2015

Eco Zipline Tours will be celebrating the start of the 2015 season on April 1st. Since 2010, Eco Zipline Tours has offered the Largest, Highest and Most Exciting Zipline tour in Mid-Missouri. Over a Mile of ziplines await guests to soar above the treetops and experience the colors of spring from a bird’s eye view. Eco Zipline Tours offers three ...

America’s Healthcare Advocate Radio Show Now Broadcasts in Tampa/St. Petersburg Market - Locally based syndicated show expands national audience

March 30, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (March 30, 2015) – America’s Healthcare Advocate, a nationally syndicated radio talk show, has added WHFS 98.7 in Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg, Florida to its growing list of more than 100 affiliate stations. The program, which debuted locally in Kansas City in 2003, airs weekly on Saturdays at 3 p.m. on KMBZ 98.1-FM. “We’re delighted to add 98.7-FM ...

Grammy Award Winning Conductor to Provide Music for Easter Sunrise Service

March 28, 2015

Charles Bruffy and KC Chorale Members to Perform on Sunday April 5, 2015 OVERLAND PARK, KS March 27, 2015 – In a beautiful setting on Easter morning, Charles Bruffy and members of the KC Chorale along with Brass Quartet will perform during a community sunrise service at 6:30am at Johnson County Funeral Chapel & Memorial Gardens. The Reverend Norwood V. ...

Kansas City area author’s new book gives overweight children heading to camp valuable lessons about health/ lifestyle behaviors

March 27, 2015

Overland Park, KAN (March 24, 2015): Dr. Roni Roth Beshears, Kansas City area nutrition professional, president of Nutrition Associates, LLC, and author, has published her second illustrated children’s book in a series of fictionalized true stories on weight management and lifestyle choices for overweight children. The book is entitled “Chubby Roni Goes to Camp.” According to Dr. Roth Beshears, the ...

National Goof Off Day as Experienced by Altrusans

March 26, 2015

For Immediate Release (Overland Park, Kansas) – Have you ever heard of National Goof Off Day? Well, there is a day set aside every year – March 22nd to kick back and just goof off. Altrusa celebrated National Goof Off Day with a chance to step back from the rigors and pressures of every day life and do something a ...

ClintonMO.com Relaunches with New Design, More Content

March 26, 2015

CLINTON, MO – The Greater Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled a new design for its Web site, ClintonMO.com. The site also serves as the online portal for the City of Clinton, Clinton Main Street, Clinton Tourism and Economic Development. The redesign aims to provide updated content in an organized fashion, while also integrating social media platforms. There is ...

ReDiscover Offers Tours of Historic Friendship House Featuring KC’s Top Designers

March 24, 2015

Contact: Cheryl Nash, Manager of Marketing, Social and Digital Media 816.347.3201 or cnash@rediscovermh.org rediscovermh.org LEE’S SUMMIT, MO – (March 24, 2015) – Friendship House, ReDiscover’s historic Hyde Park home will open its doors to the public during the re:imagine Friendship House Tour April 17–19. The house, built in the 1900’s has been restored and redecorated by Kansas City’s top designers ...

Annual Tuber/Root Sale of the Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society Meeting

March 23, 2015

The Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society's annual tuber/root sale will be held at the Loose Park Garden Center. Friday, May 8th, 1 to 4 pm is the member's pre-sale. Memberships are available for $5.00 at Friday's sale which will give you the first choice of roots. The public sale is Saturday, May 9th from 8 am to 3 pm. Members ...

April 12th Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society Meeting

March 23, 2015

The Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society's April meeting will be Sunday, April 12th at 1 p.m. in the Library Room at the Loose Park Garden Center, 52nd Street and Wornall Road. There will be a demonstration of potting up tubers and pinching for a bushier plant followed by a short business meeting.

Free Yoga for Kansas City

March 23, 2015

Free Yoga in Kansas City Pop-Up Yoga Kansas City, founded by yoga teacher Lauren Leduc is subtly taking the city by storm! Inspired by unseasonably warm weather, three weeks ago Leduc offered a free yoga class on the lawn of the Nelson Museum that attracted about 50 students. Now, three weeks later her free yoga class (cash donation optional) has ...

Tortilla Ranch Casual Concept Goes Top Shelf

March 23, 2015

Everybody loves a good Happy Hour ... and Tortilla Ranch Mexican Grill in Overland Park decided to make sure that customers really love theirs. By kicking it up a notch and offering top shelf margaritas at bargain prices, the after-work crowd has found a new favorite spot to pick up dinner to go. In business for just under a year, ...

Growing Secular Community in Kansas City

March 20, 2015

For Immediate Release: KC Oasis Celebrates First Anniversary - Secular Community Still Growing Strong Kansas City, MO (March 20th, 2015)— As it completes its first year of building a growing and thriving freethought community, Kansas City Oasis is taking time to look back on its success. Within its first year, Oasis has successfully provided freethinkers with a safe place to ...

Bikes, Brews and Stunning Views

March 20, 2015

Kandango Bicycle Tour explores the “road less traveled” while engaging local communities. (Small Town, KS) — In its third year, Kandango is a three-day ride on the back roads of Kansas, June 4 - 7, 2015. Unlike other bike tours, Kandango focuses on the “road less traveled.” The tour highlights and engages pass-through communities and unique local attractions through the ...

Hotel Muehlebach cetennial celebration announced

March 20, 2015

The Hotel Muehlebach opened May 17, 1915 as Kansas City’s newest, most opulent hotel. Born in the heart of a bustling “city on the move, ” the Hotel Muehlebach stood for decades as a major landmark known for dynamic leaders, setting new standards for hospitality and attracting discerning of travelers and meeting goers. It has been visited by all manner ...

Get Your Garage In Shape Kansas City

March 19, 2015

Get your garage in shape after a long, cold winter. Spring is coming early and it's time to clean up and get the garage in shape. It's not just a place to park your car when you get home. Garage Kansas City (www.garagekansascity.com) is a local website that will give you ideas and local suppliers of garage related items like; ...

See Hundreds of Alpacas at Hale Arena March 28-29

March 19, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri – The 12th annual Midwest Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association’s Invitational Alpaca Show will be held at the American Royal Hale Arena, 1701 American Royal Court, in Kansas City, Missouri, on March 28 and 29, 2015. Over 400 alpacas will be highlighted in halter competitions, a fleece show, and fiber arts. Vendors will have unique alpaca products ...

3 YEAR OLD OVERLAND PARK CANCER PATIENT MAKE-A-WISH REVEAL

March 16, 2015

Contact: Mike Stanley FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel. 913.707.5305 Email: mstanley23@gmail.com Date: 03/15/2015 3 YEAR OLD OVERLAND PARK CANCER PATIENT MAKE-A-WISH REVEAL Family to receive trip to Disney World Make-A-Wish Missouri in conjunction with the KC Young Professionals will be granting a wish to a 3 year-old Overland Park girl and her family at their home. Callyn Stanley is diagnosed with ...

New Multifaith Current Events Discussion Group

March 13, 2015

The Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council announces a new current events discussion group. The first two sessions will be held at the Kansas City Public Library Waldo Branch, located at 201 East 75th Street on Sunday, March 22, at 3:00 pm Sunday, April 26, at 3:00 pm All sessions are open to the public at no charge. The theme for ...

Alice Thorson Appointed Editor of KC Studio

March 13, 2015

For Immediate Release March 13, 2015 (Kansas City, MO) – KC Studio is pleased to announce the appointment of Alice Thorson as the bi-monthly publication’s new editor. Thorson comes to KC Studio following 23 years as the art critic for the Kansas City Star and prior publication experience as managing editor of the non-profit New Art Examiner in Chicago and ...

Spring Fling Carnival to Support MLM Christmas Store

March 5, 2015

Metropolitan Lutheran Ministry will hold its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, March 21, from 8 a.m. to noon at Bethany Lutheran Church, 9101 Lamar, Overland Park. A carnival-like event, Spring Fling is the major fund-raiser for MLM’s annual Christmas Store. All proceeds from the event will go toward helping approximately 1,000 families and individuals with gifts, necessities and food in ...

Rev. H. Sharon Howell to Speak at Salina Ecumenical Breakfast April 30

Feb. 27, 2015

Kansas Wesleyan University will host the 2015 community-wide ecumenical prayer breakfast from 7 a.m. on Thursday, April 30. The public is welcome to join KWU President and CEO Matt Thompson, Ph.D. and Salina-area church leaders for this special gathering in the Hauptli Student Center, in the Student Activities Center. The featured guest speaker is Reverend H. Sharon Howell, president of ...

Lead Bank to Sponsor Thinking Bigger Business Media 25 Under 25® Awards

Feb. 26, 2015

Lead Bank is pleased to be the official Red Carpet Sponsor of the 14th Annual Thinking Bigger Media Inc. 25 Under 25® Awards. Thinking Bigger Business Media Inc. launched their annual 25 Under 25® Awards to recognize outstanding Kansas City businesses with fewer than 25 employees in 2002. Until then, no formal recognition program existed in the Kansas City area. ...

Local chiropractor held successful drive to support to City Union Mission

Feb. 25, 2015

Blue Springs, MO. Dr. Michael R. Pardun invited the public to participate in a community service project to benefit the City Union Mission. During the entire month of February, new patients received care-including consultation, exam, and x-rays (if needed) and the Dr’s report of findings (normally up to a $280 value) at a greatly reduced fee of $14 in exchange ...


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