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First Annual City Slickers Charity Hoe Down

Sept. 30, 2014

Proceeds to Benefit Variety the Children’s Charity and Drumm Farm Center for Children Kansas City, MO (Tuesday, September 30, 2014) – Nathaniel and Sarah Hagedorn (CEO of NorthPoint Development) along with Danny and Carla O’Neill (owners of The Roasterie) are proud to team up for the First Annual City Slickers Charity Hoe Down Saturday, October 11 from 4:00 – 8:00 ...

New Psychiatric Hospital in Kansas City

Sept. 30, 2014

Press Release Signature Psychiatric Hospital is a 24-bed psychiatric hospital located just north of downtown at 2900 Clay Edwards Dr., on the campus of North Kansas City Hospital. We provide treatment and stabilization for adult patients (ages 18 and older) in crisis. At Signature, our patients are evaluated and treated by a team of psychiatrists, nurses, social workers and therapists, ...

Local Church Dedicates Peace Park - Turning Devastating Losses into Tranquil Gift to Community

Sept. 30, 2014

South Kansas City, Missouri, September 29, 2014: On Sunday, October 5, The John Knox Presbyterian Kirk (church) will dedicate their newly completed Peace Park. The park, located on the grounds of the church at 114th and Wornall Road in South Kansas City, includes a paved, landscaped walking path, arched pergola with inspirational inscription, amphitheater pad and features a locally designed ...

WWII Signature Collection Hits Auction Block in Kansas City

Sept. 29, 2014

Kansas City, Mo. (September 29, 2014) – Brave young men saved the world from tyranny a mere 70 years ago. The National WWII Museum estimates 555 Veterans from the era die every day. Some fought from foxholes, some in the air over Europe, and others on the oceans of the world. Most say they were just doing their job, and ...

Country Club Christian Church to Rededicate Building on Sunday, October 5

Sept. 29, 2014

Contact: Lara Schopp, Director of Communications, 816-719-0013 After more than two years of construction, Country Club Christian Church will rededicate its iconic building at 6101 Ward Parkway on Sunday, October 5. Schedule 10:00-10:30 a.m. – Before and After: The engineering and construction team will show photos and talk about the construction and restoration. 10:30 a.m. – Congregational photo on the ...

CBC Real Estate Group’s Owner’s Representative Services Help Swope Health Services Open New Clinic in Independence, Mo.

Sept. 29, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information please contact: Sara Freetly-Grubb, 816.765.3608 x102 sara@justbecandid.com KANSAS CITY, Mo. (September 29, 2014) — CarrBaierCrandall (CBC) Real Estate Group is pleased that the owner’s representative services it provided to Swope Health Services (SHS) resulted in the August 22 ribbon cutting for a new 10,000 square-foot clinic, which is located at 11320 E. Truman Road ...

Middle School Hosts Candidate Forum

Sept. 29, 2014

CONTACT: Kelly Tines Westridge PTSA Co-President (913) 620-6333 ktines@kc.rr.com Westridge Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) is pleased to announce a Kansas House of Representatives Candidate Forum on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 7:00pm at Westridge Middle School. The purpose of the event is to introduce students, their families, and the community to the candidates running from Districts 14, 17, 22, and ...

HSMC Orizon Technology Announces Acquisition of IT21

Sept. 29, 2014

Gene Garrelts, CPA, CFP President HSMC Orizon LLC P - 402-330-7008 Michael Bohning President HSMC Orizon Technology LLC P - 816-525-9699 HSMC Orizon Technology Announces Acquisition of IT21 (September 29, 2014, Lee’s Summit, Mo) –HSMC Orizon Technology announces the acquisition of IT 21, a perfect fit for the firm’s IT growth strategy. As the firm’s new leader, Michael Bohning’s first ...

Michael Bohning Named President of HSMC Orizon Technology

Sept. 29, 2014

Gene Garrelts, CPA, CFP President HSMC Orizon LLC P - 402-330-7008 Michael Bohning President HSMC Orizon Technology LLC P - 816-525-9699 Michael Bohning Named President of HSMC Orizon Technology (September 29, 2014, Lee’s Summit, Mo) – HSMC Orizon LLC announces the promotion of Michael Bohning to President of HSMC Orizon Technology, a consulting practice offering managed services, technology project management, ...

Intouch Solutions Promotes Chad Smith to Vice President of Account Services

Sept. 29, 2014

KANSAS CITY (September 29, 2014) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of Chad Smith to Vice President, Account Services. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes experienced leaders from within the 500-person firm. Smith joined Intouch in 2012 as a group account director. During ...

Intouch Solutions Promotes Chris Nelson to Vice President of Analytics and Inbound Marketing

Sept. 29, 2014

KANSAS CITY (September 29, 2014) – Intouch Solutions proudly announces the promotion of Chris Nelson to Vice President, Analytics and Inbound Marketing. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch Solutions has seen rapid expansion over the past five years and actively promotes experienced leaders from within the 500-person firm. Nelson joined Intouch in 2000 as an Account Coordinator ...

Gardner City Council member Laryy Fotovich resigns

Sept. 26, 2014

In an email addressed to Mayor Chris Morrow, Councilmember Larry Fotovich notified the Governing Body that he has resigned his seat on the Gardner City Council effective September 26, 2014. Mr. Fotovich stated, “Due to the sale of my home, I am no longer able to meet the residency requirements necessary to continue to serve as a councilmember. Please use ...

EAG Advertising & Marketing pomotes Lindsey Weber to account manager

Sept. 26, 2014

September 24, 2014 (Kansas City, MO) EAG Advertising and Marketing (EAG) today named Lindsey Weber to the position of Senior Account Manager. This is Weber’s third promotion since joining EAG in 2008. Based in Kansas City’s Crossroads District, EAG Advertising & Marketing is the region’s only advertising agency fully dedicated to small business, aggressive-growth companies. “Lindsey has been a critical ...

Maur Hill-Mount Academy crowns three homecoming queens

Sept. 26, 2014

Atchison, KS: History was made at Maur Hill-Mount Academy Friday September 26th when, not one, but three girls were crowned the 2014 Homecoming Queens. After the school’s ballot count revealed a three-way tie between candidates Catherine Campbell, Kendra Brull and Addie DuLac, administration met to deliberate the dilemma. Following multiple re-counts and a second vote, they conclusively decided to stay ...

Renewing Vows after 70 Years Together

Sept. 25, 2014

Press Release Contact: Laura Williams Phone: 816-734-4433 Email: Lwilliams@newmarkcare.com New Mark Care Center will be ringing wedding bells this week as two of their residents renew their vows. Raymond and Marceline Thompson will commit to each other once again, just months before celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary. Earlier this year health issues caused the two of them to live apart ...

Meyer Fest, Kansas City’s Newest Festival, Announces Exciting Lineup for October 10-11 Event in Midtown Kansas City

Sept. 25, 2014

Event planners gear up to host a two-day festival, slated to include performances by popular bands The Elders and The Zeros. There’s an exciting new festival coming to midtown Kansas City this fall. With multiple events being planned along Meyer Boulevard, one of the city’s most iconic boulevards, Meyer Fest is sure to offer something for everyone. The two-day festival, ...

Park University to Host Information Nights for Social Work Programs

Sept. 25, 2014

Park University’s Department of Social Work will offer two information nights for its Master of Social Work and Bachelor of Social Work programs. The MSW event will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 1, and the BSW event is set for Wednesday, Oct. 8. Both events, which are open to the public, will take place at 6 p.m. in room 306 ...

KCFitnessLink To Open Euphoria, A Unique Fitness Collaborative In The Crossroads

Sept. 24, 2014

Contacts: Darryl Olive Director of programs for KCFitnessLink 816.256.4443 info@kcfitnesslink.com Camilo Estremadoiro Director Pop Up Art Gallery 816.372.8218 2100PopUp@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, MO – KCFitnessLink (www.KCFitnessLink.com) today announced the opening of Euphoria, a collaborative project with the Pop Up Art Gallery that will offer health conscious fitness parties in a drug and alcohol free environment. Euphoria is the ...

Haunted Kansas program returns to Ernie Miller Park on Oct. 18

Sept. 24, 2014

As darkness falls, walk through the trails of Ernie Miller Park and listen to the stories of long ago during a special event being offered at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Now in its sixth year, the program is called Haunted Kansas and is for ages eight and older and all children must be accompanied by a parent ...

Haunted Kansas program returns to Ernie Miller Park on Oct. 18

Sept. 24, 2014

As darkness falls, walk through the trails of Ernie Miller Park and listen to the stories of long ago during a special event being offered at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Now in its sixth year, the program is called Haunted Kansas and is for ages eight and older and all children must be accompanied by a parent ...

Halloween Spooktacular planned at RPCC on Oct. 18

Sept. 24, 2014

Gather your family, friends, and pets for a spooktacular morning during a mid-October special event being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This program is called the Halloween Spooktacular, is for all ages, and will take place on Oct. 18 at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Dr., Roeland Park. The morning's festivities will include kid's ...

Fall Spaghetti Dinner is Oct. 16 at Roeland Park Community Center

Sept. 24, 2014

Something good is cooking at the Roeland Park Community Center and the community is invited to come participate in a special meal being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Fall Spaghetti Dinner is the name of this long-standing tradition of friends, delicious food, conversation, and fun! To find this program in the ...

Learn how plants and animals adapt to season changes during Nature Explorers Home School program on Oct. 16

Sept. 24, 2014

Home school students will learn how plants and animals adapt to changes in the seasons during an intergenerational program being offered in mid-October at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe. The program is called Nature Explorers is for youth ages six to 12 with a parent. This program lets participants explore nature and ...


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