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Suicide Awareness Survivor Support Walk to Honor 9/11 with a Flag Core

Aug. 17, 2016

Kansas City, Missouri (August 17, 2016) – Suicide Awareness Survivor Support Missouri-Kansas (SASS-MoKan) will hold its 13th Annual Remembrance Walk on Sunday, September 11, at Loose Park, 51st and Wornall, Kansas City, Missouri. The walk is to remember those who lost their life to suicide, homicide, fire, accident, and other traumatic deaths. The walk coincides with National Suicide Prevention Week ...

The Internet Loves The Message of Middle Aged Woman, Rapper, Hip Hop Style

Aug. 10, 2016

Local Poet and Performer, Rebecca Davis AKA Big B, “goes viral” with premier video Overland Park, Kansas July 27, 2016 Rebecca ‘Becca’ Davis has found a unique way to voice her feelings about love, loss and life circumstances through a series of uplifting and light-hearted poems to which every reader can relate. She “performs” these writings locally for small audiences, ...

Gardens at Sunset Fundraiser to benefit Kansas City Community Gardens September 10th

Aug. 8, 2016

GARDENS AT SUNSET TICKETS AVAILABLE Kansas City, MO, – Kansas City Community Gardens (KCCG) is once again bringing its signature fundraising event to the beautiful Beanstalk Children’s Garden for an evening of music, food and drink, unique silent auction items, cooking demonstrations and more. The Gardens at Sunset Saturday, September 10, 2016 5:30 to 8:30pm Leanna Flandemeyer Beanstalk Children’s Garden ...

Jacomo Chorale begins 34th season, recruits for new members.

July 31, 2016

On August 18th at 7 PM the Jacomo Chorale will begin rehearsals for their upcoming season. The Jacomo Chorale is Eastern Jackson County’s community chorale, performing music from Broadway favorites to traditional masterworks. Under the direction of Dr. Helena Vasconcellos, the Chorale presents concerts 3-4 times a year in various venues throughout eastern Jackson County. Rehearsals are held at Mission ...

Don’t These Tallgrass Creek Residents Ever Sit Still

July 25, 2016

First stop was the Chiefs' training facility located on the campus of Missouri Western State University. The group marveled at the indoor and outdoor full-sized, football fields, film-viewing theater, and state-of-the-art locker, weight, and exercise rooms. They also popped into the Bushman Planetarium housed on campus. Then onto the Cronkite Museum where these day trippers learned about the broadcast journalist ...

Kansas City leaves its Imprint at District Conference

July 23, 2016

(Kansas City, Missouri) – Nine women from the Kansas City area attended the 60th Annual District Eight Altrusa Conference in Bentonville, Arkansas the end April. Conference theme was “Building Bridges for Altrusa's Future.” Representing the region were Barbara Britt of Excelsior Springs; Sue Hart, Pat Parr and Bethany Stanley of Overland Park, KS; Jane Hart, Regina Irwin and Shannon Johnston ...

The Whole Person Celebrates Independence with July Jubilee

July 18, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Terri Goddard Office Phone: (816) 627-2220 Email: tgoddard@TheWholePerson.org July Jubilee - Celebrating Independence! Saturday, July 23 - All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Fundraiser and Makers Fair and Flea Market; 8am-4pm Monday, July 25 - Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Celebration; 10am-2pm BOTH held outdoors at The Whole Person, 3710 Main St, Kansas City, Missouri The Whole Person invites you ...

The Lodge of Four Seasons Announces Fall Perks Program for Meetings and Conventions

July 14, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: Thursday, July 14th, 2016 Contact: Jennifer Bondurant, jenny@catchphrasepr.com, 573-230-4711, Twitter @jennybondurant LAKE OZARK, MO – The Lodge of Four Seasons announced today a fall perks program for meetings and conventions booked at the waterfront resort, on Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks. The Lodge’s “Pick Your Perks” program rewards businesses and other organizations based on the peak ...

Reformer Pilates Taking Off in the Northland

July 12, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO. Rise and Shine KC is a Pilates and Wellness studio located in the Northland at 1406 NW Vivion Rd. Wendy Basch, owner of Rise and Shine, started her practice in the basement of her own home and has expanded to hold classes at their location off of Vivion Rd. Rise and Shine KC is the only Pilates ...

Overland Park Based Bridal House Announces Stella York Fall 2016 Collection

July 11, 2016

Overland Park based, award-winning bridal house Essense Designs announced today the arrival of its new Stella York Fall 2016 Collection. The new collection embraces the attitude and spirit of today’s bride and features a wide range of styles to fulfill the dreams of real brides across the globe. Recognizing the uniqueness of every bride, the Stella York Fall 2016 Collection ...

Laci Brown CROWNED NAM’s Miss Missouri Jr. Pre-Teen 2016

July 9, 2016

7-year old Laci Ella Brown of Lee’s Summit, MO was crowned the prestigious title of Miss Missouri Jr. Pre-Teen 2016 at the National American Miss state pageant held June 23-25, 2016 in Columbia, Missouri. She will participate in the National Pageant to be held in Anaheim, California at Disneyland® during Thanksgiving week, representing the great state of Missouri, where she ...

Golf Classic to benefit The Mission Project health programs

July 8, 2016

MISSION, Kan. (July 8, 2016) – The Mission Project’s Golf Classic 2016 is set for Monday, Sept. 19, at Prairie Highlands Golf Course in Olathe, Kan. A $150 ticket gets each golfer lunch and dinner, green fees, drinks and snacks delivered to the course, cart fee and use of the driving range. Registration begins at 10 a.m., with a shotgun ...

Shakespeare and All That Jazz

July 6, 2016

Contact: Fr. John Spicer, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, frjohn@standrewkc.org or 816-523-1602, ext. 125. The Happy Hour Concert Series at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church continues on Thursday, July 14, with “Shakespeare and All That Jazz,” an evening of Shakespearean texts set to classic jazz and contemporary music. Drinks and snacks start at 5:30, and the concert by St. Andrew's Chancel Singers ...

Shakespeare’s Sonnets — and Yours

July 6, 2016

Contact: Fr. John Spicer at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, frjohn@standrewkc.org or 816-523-1602, ext. 125. Kansas City writer Vern Barnet will offer a three-week series on “Shakespeare’s Sonnets, You, and Me” on Wednesday evenings, July 13, 20 and 27, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Meyer Blvd. and Wornall Rd. in Kansas City (www.standrewkc.org). Barnet – an ...

Grout-cleaning/sealing company wants to make your tile lovely again

July 5, 2016

KC Grout Works is a 100% locally-owned and operated firm that specializes in grout cleaning, sealing and coloring. We use a patented technology that assures years and years of beautiful kitchen, floor or bathroom tile, which are often a showcase of the home. We also install/repair tile, do complete shower restoration, natural stone care, caulking and more. We specialize in ...

Traveling Bridal Show, what?!?

June 30, 2016

Kansas City brides will have the opportunity to experience premier vendors in the area during the first luxury, traveling bridal show on July 14th. Bridal Bash was created for couples to experience elite vendors in KC, showcase creative inspiration for personalizing their wedding celebrations and most importantly, to encourage couples to prepare for marriage by being a guest at three ...

PUT CONFIDENCE INTO YOUR COOKING: Function Junction Offers Another Selection Of Their Popular “Kitchen Confidence” Classes In July

June 28, 2016

Join us in the Culinary Studio every Wednesday and Sunday during the month of July for our Kitchen Confidence Classes! Discover new culinary tips and tricks from Culinary Studio Manager, Eileen Usovicz, in our state-of-the-art culinary studio. Try your hand at making individual, portable, hand pies using fruits and vegetables from the farmer’s market. Learn to make homemade tortillas, salsas, ...

The Whole Person to Celebrate the 26th Anniversary of the ADA

June 25, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Terri Goddard Office Phone: (816) 627-2220 Cell Phone: (816) 572-0497 Email: tgoddard@TheWholePerson.org The Whole Person to Celebrate Independence KANSAS CITY, MO (June 25, 2016) — Monday July 23rd and Saturday, July 25, 2016, The Whole Person will be celebrating the 26th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in grand style with their 2nd annual ...

Stonecrest At Burlington Creek: Famous for their Golden Services

June 20, 2016

The Stonecrest senior living community in Kansas city is a leasing firm that is focusing on senior living markets in the center part of the United States. They always put their customer services on No.1 priority. They never give them cheap service because they operate their business relationships with golden rules. They provide different services to their customers like weekly ...

Trail ride for Local Kids with Cancer

June 17, 2016

June 25th come out to Big River Ranch, Lexington,Mo for the 4th Annual Trailride for Childhood Cancer. All the funds raised go to helping families right here in Kansas City!! We have three families we are helping at the moment. More waiting for help! Bailey Bennett lost her battle at age 8 but we fight on to help other kids! ...

Walk This Way: Summer Bible Experience

June 17, 2016

Be a part of the fun, mess, food, games and music as we learn more about Jesus this summer! Join us Sunday, July 24-Thursday, July 28 from 5:45-8:00 pm. There is no cost for this camp. Call 816-842-1175 for more information or to register children who completed PreK-5th grade in May.

Kansas City leaves its Imprint at District Conference

June 16, 2016

(Kansas City, Missouri) – Nine women from the Kansas City area attended the 60th Annual District Eight Altrusa Conference in Bentonville, Arkansas the end April. Conference theme was “Building Bridges for Altrusa's Future.” Representing the region were Barbara Britt of Excelsior Springs; Sue Hart, Pat Parr and Bethany Stanley of Overland Park, KS; Jane Hart, Regina Irwin and Shannon Johnston ...

Entrepreneur Danny O’Neill featured Speaker at Altrusa’s 99th Birthday Celebration

June 16, 2016

(Kansas City, Missouri) – Recently Altrusa International of Greater Kansas City celebrated the 99th birthday of their service organization with special guest, local entrepreneur Danny O'Neill of The Roasterie. The regular monthly meeting was held at the Holiday Inn on the Plaza. The program committee chair, Jenny Troutman of Prairie Village, introduced the speaker. Danny O'Neill, a native of Iowa, ...


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