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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 ...

Freeland Photography and The Legal Center for New Families Kick Off 2015 Cutest Baby Contest

Feb. 25, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Denker, 816-434-6610, tdenker@denkerlawfirm.com Freeland Photography and The Legal Center for New Families Kick Off 2015 Cutest Baby Contest Contest to Benefit Hillcrest Transitional Housing LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo., February 25, 2015 – Freeland Photography and The Legal Center for New Families, both of Lee’s Summit, Mo., today announced that they have teamed up to present the ...

The City of Lawrence, Douglas County and Douglas County Senior Services Launch New Campaign, ReINVENT Retirement: Live the Lawrence Life, to Retain and Attract Retirees.

Feb. 24, 2015

With the baby boomer generation moving into its retirement years, Lawrence, KS and its surrounding area is positioning itself as the ideal destination for people looking to live the rest of their lives in a vibrant, diverse and culturally rich town with a sense of place and community. As one aspect of its new mission, Douglas County Senior Services, Inc. ...

Benton House of Tiffany Springs celebrates Grand Opening

Feb. 23, 2015

BENTON HOUSE OF TIFFANY SPRINGS UPCOMING GRAND OPENING Benton House of Tiffany Springs Senior Living Community welcomes the local community to their Grand Opening on Saturday, February 28th from 12 to 2PM. The celebration will include welcoming remarks from Benton House partners and staff, a ribbon cutting, recognition to their Founder’s Club (first residents who will be moving into the ...

Biggest Loser Finalist at Tiffany Fellowship

Feb. 22, 2015

Tiffany Fellowship is hosting Biggest Loser Finalist Sonya Jones on Sunday, March 1 at 10:30 AM. Tiffany Fellowship is located at 7315 NW Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64153. Sonya will be sharing her incredible journey as a contestant on the Biggest Loser show with several “behind the scene” stories you’re sure to love. In addition to the 10:30 service, ...

Marty Brunetti Awarded ‘Spirit of 1812’ award

Feb. 22, 2015

The James Kearney Chapter NSUSD 1812 met Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at the Hereford House, 19721 S Jackson Drive, Independence, Missouri to celebrate the 123rd anniversary of the founding of the General Society of NSUSD on January 8, 1892. President Lavone Johnson Anglen, cut the special anniversary cake to mark the occasion. Marty Brunetti, long time member was presented with ...

Noah’s Animals introduces a new line of cuddly plush toys and soft graphic t-shirts.

Feb. 20, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Overland Park, KS, February 19, 2015 Noah's Animals® introduces a new line of cuddly plush toys and soft graphic t-shirts. Noah's Animals® is dedicated to teaching the world about animals and their habitats with high quality products, sourced from ethical manufacturers. The brand was recently founded in Overland Park, Kansas, by Mike Kelly and Rich Swartzel. Each ...

Spring Break Camp Answers the Dilemma of what to do with the Kids

Feb. 19, 2015

For more information contact: Jancy Pettit, Director White Memorial Camp & Retreat Center 1271 S 1050 Road Council Grove, Kansas 66846 Camp Phone: 620-767-5165 Cell Phone: 785-608-6738 Email: director@whitememorialcamp.com Spring Break is coming up, and Camp White has a new option to keep your children entertained and active over this holiday. White Memorial Camp, located on 164 acres at Council ...

THE MISSION PROJECT’S 8TH ANNUAL RUN FOR THE ROSES KENTUCKY DERBY GALA SET TO RAISE MONEY FOR ADULTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS IN KANSAS CITY COMMUNITY

Feb. 19, 2015

THE MISSION PROJECT’S 8TH ANNUAL RUN FOR THE ROSES KENTUCKY DERBY GALA SET TO RAISE MONEY FOR ADULTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS IN KANSAS CITY COMMUNITY The unique, upscale event will be held Saturday, May 2 at the Hotel Sorella on the Country Club Plaza Mission, Kan. – It’s time once again to don your most dashing Derby attire for one ...

MORE THAN 100 ATHLETES SET TO COMPETE IN THE J’s INDOOR TRIATHLON THIS SUNDAY

Feb. 19, 2015

MORE THAN 100 ATHLETES SET TO COMPETE IN THE J’s INDOOR TRIATHLON THIS SUNDAY 10-year-old Josh Boxberger thought to be the youngest competitor in the mostly adult triathlon Overland Park, Kan. – Athletes of all ages – with the youngest at just 10 and the oldest at 77 – are training this week for the popular Indoor Triathlon this Sunday, ...

Celebrate a book launch with a local author and support a Kansas City center for excellence.

Feb. 18, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: 02/18/15 Contact: Cynthia L. Fails, 913-735-7879, Cynthia.L.Fails@gmail.com Celebrate a book launch with a local author and support a Kansas City center for excellence. Author, C. L. Fails will celebrate the release of her second book by sharing with the Children’s Campus of Kansas City. Kansas City, KS – The author of Ella and One Tiny Thing, ...

Altrusa Embraces Library Lovers Month

Feb. 18, 2015

(Kansas City, Missouri) – Did you know that February is national Library Lovers' Month? Well, Altrusa and the City of Kansas City, Mo do. Both entities recognize the vital role that libraries play in our daily lives. As a service organization that works closely with many libraries and often meets in libraries, this dynamic service organization wanted to recognize and ...

Topeka 90% Disabled Veteran to make History - Iditarod & Everest

Feb. 14, 2015

Sir/Ma'am, I’m a Topekan, 90% disabled veteran, Iditarod rookie musher & Everest mountaineer sincerely asking that you read the attached press release. Doing so could help improve or even save the lives of US military veterans. I’m dedicating my time and resources to help inspire fellow veterans to do what helped me - overcome their challenges by undertaking inspiring endeavors. ...

TLS Gets A+ Grading From Customers for their Professional Services

Feb. 14, 2015

O'Fallon, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) February 14, 2015 - TLS Home Improvements LLC is renowned for being experts in the field of giving your home a worthy makeover. The experience of TLS, in giving people a home that looks exactly they want it to, is fully appreciated by the customers who seek out this experience. If any person wants home ...

February 17 New Orleans-Style Mardi Gras Celebration at Tallgrass Creek

Feb. 11, 2015

WHAT: A Tuesday, February 17, New Orleans-style Mardi Gras celebration by scores of residents of Tallgrass Creek retirement community in Overland Park, KS, in which they will wear wild, whacky, weird, wicked, and whimsical masks they designed and made during the past month. Their masks will be judged by a committee of fellow residents, with winners receiving gift cards. They ...

Spend Valentine’s Day Weekend Relaxing at Massage Envy Spa Kansas City!

Feb. 9, 2015

(Kansas City, MO) Feb. 9, 2015 – Looking for a way to relax and unwind with that special someone on Valentine’s Day weekend? Schedule a treatment as a couple at one of the Massage Envy Spa Kansas City metro area locations. Couples may choose treatments such as invigorating deep tissue massage or a relaxing Swedish massage. First-time guests who schedule ...

The First Senior Housing Cooperative in the KC Metro Will Celebrate its Groundbreaking on Feb. 19th

Feb. 5, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 5th, 2015 FOR: Village Cooperative of Shawnee, KS CONTACT: Shane Wright, 612.432.3927, swright@reedevelopment.com THE FIRST SENIOR HOUSING COOPERATIVE IN THE KC METRO WILL CELEBRATE ITS GROUNDBREAKING ON FEB 19 Shawnee, KS – On Thursday, February 19th at noon, the Village Cooperative of Shawnee will have its official ground breaking ceremony for its location near the corner ...

Let’s Talk About Where Our Food Comes From

Feb. 3, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Feb. 3, 2015) – An exclusive screening of Academy Award winning director John Moll’s “Farmland” will take place February 19, 2015 in the American Royal’s Wagstaff Theatre at 5:30 p.m. The documentary film provides an inside look at modern food production from the perspective of five young farmers in their 20s and 30s with disparate interests and ...

GRAMMY Award Winner and Diva Big Band Anchor Women In Jazz Programming

Feb. 3, 2015

American Jazz Museum Presents Women In Jazz Programming In March | A month-long celebration featuring a stellar line up of musicians, entertainers, music and art scholars in a wonderful cultural setting. Contact: Christopher L. Burnett Marketing Communications Manager cburnett@kcjazz.org 816.421.6121 Kansas City, MO – "Women have always played a significant role in developing the music through creative compositions, stellar performances ...

Green Lantern Car Wash Customers Support Local Schools

Jan. 30, 2015

Salina, KS (1/30/2015) – Green Lantern Car Wash customers Jenny DeVry, Mike Watson, Nicole Pro, and Dale Williams each awarded $1,000 to local schools. These individuals are members of Green Lantern’s QwikPass program and were drawn as the annual winners of the Excellence in Education program associated with QwikPass. The following schools were selected to receive the donations: Autism Works, ...


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