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National Doula Month, 300-plus babies celebrated in Olathe

April 18, 2014

Media Opportunity: Local Doula Celebrates National Doula Month (May) and 300+ Babies Contact Info: Vanessa Flood 913.485.0298 (cell phone) www.birthingbeyond.com (website) birthingbeyond@yahoo.com (email) Date: May 4th Time: 1pm to 5pm Location: KC 360 Gym 431 N. Lindenwood Dr. Olathe, KS 66062 May is National Doula Month. What is a Doula? The word "doula" comes from the ancient Greek meaning "a ...

Lead Business Advisors Announces New Roles for Chesterman and Harris

April 16, 2014

*Community Banking Lead Business Advisors Announces New Roles for Chesterman and Harris Lead Business Advisors, a division of the 86-year-old financial institution, Lead Bank of Lee’s Summit, MO, has appointed Patrick Chesterman to Senior Managing Director and Clint Harris to Senior Director of Corporate Finance for Lead Business Advisors. Chesterman was previously Division President at Inergy L.P. and Chief Operating ...

AYS’ Stack the Decks Casino Night Fundraiser Planned for May 2

April 15, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Teri Kriege Phone: 913-831-2820, ext. 231 tkriege@aysusa.org AYS' Stack the Decks Casino Night Fundraiser Planned for May 2 KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 15, 2014) – On Friday, May 2, 2014, Associated Youth Services (AYS) will host Stack the Decks Casino Night 2014 at the Overland Park Marriott from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. ...

The Murder Mystery Company Holds OPEN CALL for LOCAL ACTORS 4/15/14

April 15, 2014

Open Call for actors!! We currently have openings in our Kansas City Troupe for new MALE and FEMALE talent! Local performances in both Missouri and Kansas. Ages 18+ non-union work. This is a fantastic opportunity that will provide the following: Each of our actors has the opportunity to act in up to 300 shows per year, with no show minimum ...

Memorial Church International Pastoral Anniversary Climax Service

April 15, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pastoral Anniversary Climax Service Kansas City, MO – April 27th, 2014 – Memorial Church Int’l concludes its Pastoral Anniversary celebration On Sunday, April 27th, 2014 at 3:00pm at Memorial Church International 11424 Hickman Mills Drive Kansas City, MO 64134, the church family will conclude its festivities for Apostle Larry B. and Pastor Olivia C. Q. Aiken’s 19 ...

Memorial Church International 19th Annual Pastoral Anniversary Prayer Breakfast for Apostle Larry B. and Pastor Olivia C.Q. Aiken

April 15, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 19th Annual Pastoral Anniversary Prayer Breakfast Kansas City, MO – April 26th, 2014 – Memorial Church Int’l will celebrate Apostle Larry B. and Pastor Olivia C. Q. Aiken for 19 years of stellar service The community will salute the distinguished leaders on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 beginning at 9am at Memorial Church International 11424 Hickman Mills Drive ...

Pastoral Appreciation for Pastor Olivia C.Q. Aiken

April 15, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pastor O’s Night Kansas City, MO – April 24th, 2014 – Memorial Church Int’l is paying tribute to co-pastor, Olivia C. Q. Aiken for 19 years of diligent service Pastor Olivia C.Q. Aiken will be recognized on Thursday, April 24th, 2014 at 7pm at Memorial Church International 11424 Hickman Mills Drive Kansas City, MO 64134. Themed I’m ...

Kansas City Super Doctor, Dr. Craig Schwartz Holding Free Educational Seminar Event in April, on the Latest Technologies for Liposuction and Non-Invasive Body Sculpting.

April 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City Super Doctor, Dr. Craig Schwartz Holding Free Educational Seminar Event in April, on the Latest Technologies for Liposuction and Non-Invasive Body Sculpting. Founder of KC Body Contouring Dr. Craig Schwartz will hold a 90-minute free seminar open to the public, in Kansas City on April 22nd, 2014 to explain the newest minimally and non-invasive treatments ...

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 ...

Ken’s Pepper Works, Redefining Hot Sauce on Kickstarter

April 9, 2014

Ken’s Pepper Works is raising $10,000 on Kickstarter to produce three unique and complex hot sauces. Each sauce has a very different flavor profile and is targeted to those craving a full flavored, all-natural, low vinegar hot sauce. These sauces are gluten free and contain no preservatives. Artisan hot sauces and chile-related products have become extremely popular. There is a ...

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 ...

Zona Rosa Has a New Tenant

April 8, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 24, 2014 Contact Elizabeth Demas, Owner Cell: (816) 305-9992 avon@kcmegastore.com AVON MEGA STORE EXPANDS TO ZONA ROSA Owner of No. 1 Avon store in the nation opens second location in the Northland KANSAS CITY, Mo., -- Avon-loving women in the metro can get their Avon in a local store on both sides of the state line ...

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 ...

Dealflicks launched in Kansas City to provide movie ticket deals

April 7, 2014

Dealflicks has partnered with local theaters to boost theatre sales. We currently have three theater partners in the Hartford area. The participating theaters hope to increase customer flow and create a stronger online presence to attract a younger tech-savvy, price conscious demographic by partnering with Dealflicks. Dealflicks hopes to revive an industry that has been hurt heavily by recent advances ...

Hendrick presents Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Awards

April 7, 2014

Saturday, May 17th 6:30 PM Overland Park Convention Center The Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Awards, brought to you by Hendrick Buick GMC Cadillac, recognize Kansas City business and community leaders, who have achieved tremendous business success while possessing the grace and selflessness of giving back. Our winners are the "Who's Who" of Kansas City and have an unparalleled passion for community, ...

Volunteers critical to Discovery Center’s success

April 4, 2014

MANHATTAN, Kan. (April 4, 2014) – Behind the limestone brick facade and three-story glass rotunda stands an enthusiastic, unstoppable force. After opening just under two years ago, the 70-member volunteer program at the Flint Hills Discovery Center has evolved into a vital workforce contributing much to the organization’s success. “Our volunteers serve as our ambassadors to the community. They are ...

Picassos for Pets

April 4, 2014

Silent art auction to benefit the animals at HELP Humane animal shelter in Belton, MO. Exceptional art donated by local artists. Saturday April 12, 2014 4pm-7pm Grandview Assembly 12400 Grandview Rd Grandview, MO All you can eat appetizers, desserts and a build your own ice cream bar. $5 in advance or $7 at the door

TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY TO HOST A FULL WEEK OF EVENTS FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH

April 3, 2014

Several organizations and community partners are working together on the Truman State University campus to raise awareness about the sexual assault epidemic plaguing our college campuses. Lindsey Owens, an Health and Exercise Science student at Truman State University, put together the event which includes a self-defense class, an all-male talk led by Dr. Curt Brungardt of Fort Hays State University, ...

Non-Profit Organizations Partner to Makes Prom Special for Area High School Students

April 3, 2014

Two Local Non-Profits donate prom dresses to students in the Kansas City metropolitan area (Kansas City, MO)-This year two local nonprofit organizations partner together so girls can have a memorable prom experience. Show Me Shoes Foundation and Julee's Prom Closet presents the 4th annual Prom in the City. Held at Penn valley community college on Saturday April 12, 2014 from ...

Sheri “Purpose” Hall to be featured at the RAW Artists Spectrum Showcase

April 1, 2014

Contact: Sheri “Purpose” Hall 816-309-2296 purposespoken3@yahoo.com www.spokenpurpose.com Spoken word artist and radio personality Sheri “Purpose” Hall will be a featured RAW artist at their upcoming RAW Spectrum showcase on April 24th, 2014 at the Uptown Theater (3700 Broadway, Kansas City MO, 64111). Purpose will perform a set of RAW, rhythmic, intelligent, hard hitting, uplifting, and word twisting Spoken word poetry. ...

Anonymous Donor Purchases Local Author’s Books for Distribution

April 1, 2014

For Immediate Release: April 1, 2014 Media Contact Laura Wynn (913) 396-3494 laura@laurawynn.com Operation Breakthrough Receives 35 Books From Anonymous Donor Kansas City, MO: An anonymous party purchased thirty-five copies of the book, Yo Hans! Sebastian’s Back! (Rebecca L. Davis) as a philanthropic effort to benefit Operation Breakthrough (3039 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO 64109). A portion of the sales ...

MS Society’s Greater Kansas City Walk slated April 5 at Sporting Park

March 31, 2014

MS Society announces Greater Kansas City Walk at Sporting Park on Saturday, April 5, 2014 Registration is free. Register today online at walk.MSmidamerica.org or call 1-800-344-4867. About Multiple Sclerosis Multiple sclerosis interrupts the flow of information between the brain and the body and it stops people from moving. Every hour in the United States, someone is newly diagnosed with MS, ...

Advocates rally for kids at Missouri Capitol, meet with legislators

March 31, 2014

(ST. LOUIS – April 1, 2014) Members of the Missouri Alliance for Children, Youth and Families and citizen advocates will march to the capitol Tuesday to raise their voices on behalf of children. Advocates will hold a rally on the capitol lawn, and meet with legislators to urge their support for public policies bearing most on children, youth, and families. ...

Emmy-winning art director, creator of ‘Jimbo’ coming to Missouri Western

March 31, 2014

Gary Panter, groundbreaking graphic novelist and a three-time Emmy Award winner for his art direction and set design on “Pee-Wee’s Playhouse,” will be visiting the Department of Art within the School of Fine Arts at Missouri Western State University April 9-11. There will be a free public event, “A Conversation with Gary Panter,” at 7 p.m. Friday, April 11 in ...


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