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KC Kids Pass to donate portion of profits to Harvesters

Nov. 25, 2014

Lee’s Summit, MO, November 25, 2014 – KC Kids Pass, advertising and fundraising company located in Lee’s Summit, has announced plans to donate a portion of all website sales through the end of 2014 to Harvesters. “With the holiday season approaching it saddens us to think that families in our community will go hungry when so many of us are ...

Pack Friday replaces Black Friday as KC Youth help others

Nov. 25, 2014

Contact: Cheryl Reinhardt FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: (c) 913-220-8938 Email: creinhardt@youthfront.com Friday, November 28th, 2014 1:00-3:00 p.m. Black Friday? For some, it’s “Pack Friday” SHAWNEE MISSION, KAN. (Nov. 24, 2014) Instead of spending Black Friday shopping, hundreds of young people and their families will join together at the Youthfront Something to EatTM warehouse (1200 S. 5th Street, Kansas City, KS) ...

Emporia State University Students Stand by Sexual Misconduct Definitions

Nov. 18, 2014

[Emporia, Kansas]- The Emporia State University Student Senate has voted to include sexual misconduct definitions within its student planners. The definitions, which were provided by the United States Federal Government program, the Violence Against Women Act, will be used as a tool to raise awareness for sexual assault on college campuses. The initiative was brought to the attention of the ...

Danya Banning and Diana Cokingtin Bring National Blow Dry Bar Concept to Overland Park, KS

Nov. 17, 2014

Blowouts, makeup, hair extensions, and other salon luxuries now available in KS Overland Park, KS – November 18, 2014 – Announced today, Overland Park becomes home to the first franchise location of Primp & Blow, a blow dry bar. Danya Banning and Diana Cokingtin have partnered with Primp and Blow founder, Melodi Harmon, to introduce a membership concept offering Overland ...

State Herpetological Awards Presented

Nov. 17, 2014

Members and friends attended the 41st annual meeting of the Kansas Herpetological Society held Nov. 7-9 at Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS. Scholars and field herpetologists presented research and observations through a two-day series of brief lectures, a business meeting was conducted by the KHS membership and a fundraising auction-social gathering was held. Officers were elected for the Society ...

Selfless Saturdays

Nov. 17, 2014

Be apart of something that matters! Its all about you, the Community! Faith is Life is a Young Adults Non For Profit Organization that implements selfless acts within the Community. We want to not only feed the community but, strengthen it. We believe one selfless act at a time will change the hearts and minds of the individual performing it ...

November 18 forum speakers to discuss forced labor & human trafficking; Speakers to include: Assistant U.S. Attorney; a Consultant for International Labour Organization; and a Former FBI Special Agent

Nov. 17, 2014

Contact: Anna Lambertson, Executive Director, International Relations Council alambertson@irckc.org 816-221-4204 A November 18 forum in Kansas City will focus on the serious issues of forced labor and human trafficking. Forced labor and human trafficking are crimes that impact tens of millions of people each year and that touch all corners of the globe. The Kansas City community is not immune ...

YouTube Celebrities Moving Back Home To Kansas City

Nov. 16, 2014

Contact: Austin Null, 816-210-5537 (thenivenulls@gmail.com) Popular YouTube Family, The Nive Nulls, are moving back home to Kansas City after moving to Los Angeles over two years ago. Leaving Kansas City with around 5,000 followers to their daily life videos back in November 2012, they'll be coming home with nearly 300,000 subscribers to their name. Austin and Brittany Null, along with ...

Recognized for Expertise in Senior Housing

Nov. 13, 2014

Having recently completed a rigorous educational curriculum and competency based exam and application process, LINDA BOBSKI, real estate agent with Keller Williams has earned the prestigious Certified Senior Housing Professional (CSHP) designation from the Seniors Real Estate Institute. Awarded only to a select number of elite real estate professionals in any market, the CSHP designation equips senior housing professionals to ...

Tallgrass Creek Security Officer Makes Models of WWII Airplanes to Honor Veterans

Nov. 13, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KS (November 13, 2014) – When Buck Heath retired after a 41-year career with the Overland Park Fire Department he searched for a part-time job that would somehow be aligned with his lifelong respect for the men and women of the United States military. He found it as a Security Officer at Tallgrass Creek retirement community where more ...

Dancers Create Visual Exciting Moving Spectacle to Benefit Special Needs Children – Fight Cancer

Nov. 12, 2014

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Love for Dance – People Combine for Major Kansas City Dance Event “Dancers Create Visual Exciting Moving Spectacle to Benefit Special Needs Children – Fight Cancer” November 11, 2014, OLATHE, Kansas Hold onto your seats because you’re about to feel the power of dance come alive. You won’t believe how you’ll be moved in one of Kansas ...

ZONA ROSA UNVEILS A WHOLE NEW HOLIDAY SHOPPING TRADITION

Nov. 11, 2014

Local customer and employee feedback was clear. Zona Rosa responded by allowing stores to remain closed on Thanksgiving this year while launching new “Orange Wednesday” shopping event KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Zona Rosa gives Thanksgiving back to its stores and their employees this year for those who wish to remain closed on Thanksgiving while at the same time offering Kansas ...

Strawberry Hill Museum Celebrates 26th Year Preserving Holiday Traditions

Nov. 11, 2014

Where: The Strawberry Hill Museum Opens for the Holiday When: Everyday – M-F & Saturday until it is ready for the opening- Saturday, November 22, 2014 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. at night Museum - (913) 371-3264 THE STRAWBERRY HILL ETHNIC MUSEUM & CULTURAL CENTER CELEBRATES 26TH YEAR PRESERVING HOLIDAY TRADITIONS ...

Local Nonprofits Team up to Serve Children and Families in Need

Nov. 10, 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO – Children and families affected by poverty will benefit from a Kansas City Thanksgiving Day tradition this year. The 25th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K & Family Stroll presented by Sprint will include a food and toy drive for Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph. “Catholic Charities does so much for the citizens of Kansas City with valuable ...

Knights of Columbus Texas Hold’Em Poker Tournament at Sacred Heart

Nov. 7, 2014

EVENT CONTACT: Robert Borgmeyer if you have any questions: r_borgmeyer@yahoo.com | 913-314-6027 _______________________________________________ PRESS RELEASE Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church 5501 Monticello Rd, Shawnee, KS 66226 Parish Office: 913.422.5700 _________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 11/2014 - Sacred Heart Catholic Church - Shawnee, KS (serving parishioners in Johnson & Wyandotte Counties in Kansas). Knights of Columbus Texas Hold’Em Poker Tournament. ...

Photo Contest Seeks to Challenge Traditional Stereotypes of Aging

Nov. 5, 2014

Cash prizes to be awarded to top three entries The University of Missouri-Kansas City Consortium for Aging in Community wants to challenge traditional stereotypes of aging. A Consortium-sponsored photography contest gives Kansas City residents an opportunity to help – and win cash prizes in the process. The Consortium is sponsoring a competition, the “Be BOld Photography Contest,” open to both ...

ARE YOU COMPULSIVE ABOUT TEXTING & DRIVING? SURVEY SAYSYOU COULD BE

Nov. 5, 2014

Expert on Tech Addiction Says Issue Cuts Straight to the Brain AT&T DriveMode® App, Now Available for iPhone, Helps Fight the Temptation DALLAS, Nov. 5, 2014 — If the ring, beep or buzz of your cell phone triggers an intense urge to respond, and you find yourself reaching for the phone – even when you’re driving – you’re not alone. ...

Free car washes for Veterans and Military Personnel at Waterway®

Nov. 4, 2014

FREE CAR WASHES for Veterans and Military Personnel November 2014 at Waterway® Carwash Kansas City, MO: Every Wednesday in November, plus Veterans Day on Tuesday the 11th, Waterway Carwash will provide FREE car washes and discounted gasoline to honor and recognize veterans and current military service personnel. The FREE washes will be given at all four Waterway locations in the ...

KANSAS NATIVE JENNIFER DeLIA TAKES HER FEATURE FILM ON A 10-CITY PROMOTIONAL TOUR

Oct. 30, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO, (10/28/2014) – Poverty Row Entertainment partners, Jennifer DeLia (director) and Julie Pacino (producer), along with lead actor James Wirt will attend the Kansas City premiere of BILLY BATES Friday, November 7, 2014 at 7:00PM the Tivoli Cinemas in Westport, 4050 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, MO 64111. Additionally, several works of art from world-renowned photographer and ...

Lead Bank Offers New Financing Options and Advisory Services for Women Business Owners

Oct. 28, 2014

Lead Bank, a locally-owned community bank dedicated to the needs of small businesses in the Kansas City, is pleased to support National Women in Business Month (October) with their Women In Business Initiative. Lead Bank has a dedicated product offering designed to support local, women-owned businesses. They offer exceptionally low fixed rates and up to five years for long-term loans ...

MASSAGE ENVY SPA - Kansas City Donates $12,658.00 Raised During the Fourth ANNUAL HEALING HANDS FOR ARTHRITIS EVENT

Oct. 27, 2014

Kansas City, October 27, 2014: Kansas City’s 9 - Massage Envy Spa clinic locations and the Arthritis Foundation joined forces on Sept. 17th to raise $12,658.00 locally during the fourth annual Healing Hands for Arthritis event. As a brand, Massage Envy Spa’s 1,000 clinic locations raised $1,052,000.00. Ten dollars from every one?hour massage or facial session performed on that day ...

Evening for Women — Health Screening Event

Oct. 27, 2014

Join Shawnee Mission Health for an evening of health screenings, education and support designed especially for women on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 6-7:30 p.m. or 6:30-8 p.m. at Shawnee Mission Primary Care – Leawood. Bring a friend and get the information you need to improve your health from the experts at Shawnee Mission Health. For just $20, you’ll receive blood ...

Red Hatters due special luncheon at Senior Star at Wexford Place on Nov. 6

Oct. 24, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, MO (October 24, 2014) – Senior Star at Wexford Place is inviting all Northlanders to a special Red Hat Social and Luncheon on Thursday, November 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 6500 North Avenue, Kansas City. Included in the day’s festivities is a delicious lunch, live entertainment by the Shake, Rattle and Roll ...


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