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Frenchfixe.com sells “Made in France” products in Kansas City

Aug. 27, 2015

We are pleased to announce the recent opening of Frenchfixe.com in Overland Park, KS. Delight in our gourmet food from France, Basque kitchen linens, and beautifully-scented French lotions and soaps, including Savon de Marseille. Through the end of 2015 we are offering "Free Delivery Thursdays" to shipping addresses in the greater KC and Lawrence areas. (Just enter FDT in the ...

Student-run, Gender-neutral ThreadBare Thrift Opens in the MU Student Center

Aug. 25, 2015

COLUMBIA, Mo. — (August 25, 2015) ThreadBare, a student-run thrift clothing store, opened on Wednesday, August 26th, in the west end of the University of Missouri Student Center. The store offers affordable clothing — no item is priced over $15 — in a gender-neutral setting. “Humans are an infinite number of things; only two of them are their crotch and ...

Homegrown KC Startup Opens 2nd Location

Aug. 25, 2015

On July 2, 2015; Barefoot Beach Bums was selected for the 2015 Best of Parkville Award in the Stores category by the Parkville Award Program. They were also bestowed the honor in being the feature article in the August 2015 issue of the Riss Lake community home magazine located in the Northland. Sunday, August 23, 2015 Barefoot Beach Bums celebrated ...

Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Progressive Preview – August 28th

Aug. 25, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Downtown Lawrence Inc., Sally Zogry (785) 842-3883 director@downtownlawrence.com Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week Progressive Preview – August 28th Downtown Lawrence Inc., prepares for Lawrence’s’ second annual Downtown Lawrence Restaurant Week with a sneak peek progressive preview event this Friday, August 28th. The preview event is part of the Final Fridays Art Walk event that takes place on ...

Nebraska Furniture Mart introduces in store phone and tablet repair service with Phone Surgeons

Aug. 18, 2015

FOR MORE INFORMATION, Contact Rebecca Ritterbush Nebraska Furniture Mart 402-829-7956 katie.rager@nfm.com Chris Jourdan Phone Surgeons 812-454-3053 chris@phonesurgeons.com NEBRASKA FURNITURE MART INTRODUCES PHONE SURGEONS’ URGENT CARES IN DALLAS, KANSAS CITY AND OMAHA Convenient, high quality, smartphone & tablet repair while you shop Evansville, In., August 7, 2015: Phone Surgeons, Inc., a privately held company located in Newburgh, IN, specializing in the ...

ZONA ROSA PARTICIPATING IN 12th ANNUAL SALES TAX HOLIDAY WEEKEND

Aug. 4, 2015

Editor's Note: Media is invited to take photos/video, interview and photograph select store employees and interview Zona Rosa general manager August 7-9 regarding annual sales tax holiday. KANSAS CITY, Mo. –Zona Rosa is excited to announce that one of its busiest weekends, Sales Tax Holiday Weekend, will once again feature the center’s annual back-to-school event, KidFest, and for the first ...

New KCMO Farmers’ Market Open Thursday Afternoons

Aug. 3, 2015

Northeast Farmers’ Market is open Thursdays, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. between June 4th and October 1st at 3001 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64124. Northeast Farmers’ Market opened this year to serve residents in the Historic Northeast KCMO. The market hopes to increase nearby residents’ access to fresh, locally sourced vegetables, fruit, eggs, meat, baked goods, coffee and crafts. All ...

Mega Kid’s Consignment Sale Draws Shoppers for Tax-Free Weekend

July 30, 2015

Kid’s Closet Connection’s semi-annual children’s consignment sale is coming to Blue Springs on Thursday, August 6 through Sunday, August 9. The sale opens to the public at 10 a.m. on Aug. 6 and will close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 9, with many items discounted to half price that day. Kids Closet Connection-Blue Springs Consignment Sale connects people who want ...

Lexington Missouri’s 18th Annual Apples, Arts & Antiques Festival

July 29, 2015

Lexington Missouri's 18th Annual Apples, Arts & Antiques Festival. A short drive through beautiful fall foliage and apple orchards just east of Kansas City will bring you to a town filled with a rich cultural heritage. Lexington boasts more than 130 antebellum buildings, great shopping, restaurants and plenty of history. Attend a GREAT ANTIQUE SHOW, enjoy a wonderful art show, ...

Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run 2015

July 27, 2015

Alexis Rewalt invites you to join us on Saturday, September 26th of 2015, at Shelter #8 in Shawnee Mission Park, for the Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run 2015. Proceeds of this event will benefit the Saint Luke’s Muriel I. Kauffman Women’s Heart Center. This is the Second Annual Queen of Hearts 5K Walk/Run event to benefit, and draw ...

Kansas City Women Re-define Value in Medical Uniforms

July 26, 2015

Prairie Village, KS, March 9, 2015 - “A friend told me recently: “RenWalla is the little black dress of medical uniforms” and she is right it is in-valuable to throw on a RenWalla uniform and immediately look more sophisticated,” says Rachel McTarsney, co-owner of RenWalla, a new uniforms company based in Prairie Village, KS. Many people are used to buying ...

James Patterson Day at Barnes & Noble

July 23, 2015

Barnes & Noble Independence 19120 E. 39th St. Independence, MO 64057 816-795-9878 James Patterson Day – Sunday, July 26 James Patterson puts the pop! in popular fiction, and we’re celebrating America’s bestselling author and his expansive body of work and enduring talent with a special James Patterson Day on Sunday, July 26. James Patterson Day features an incredible in-store only ...

Vinyl Day at Barnes & Noble

July 23, 2015

Barnes & Noble Independence 19120 E. 39th St. Independence, MO 64057 816-795-9878 Vinyl Day – Saturday, July 25 Vinyl is back and better than ever, and from classic albums to new releases, the popularity of vinyl continues to grow. To celebrate, Barnes & Noble is hosting a special Vinyl Day on Saturday, July 25, at stores nationwide in which fans ...

Hawthorne Plaza Announces Grand Reopening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Celebration

July 22, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (July 22, 2015) – Today CBRE, Inc., the property management and leasing company for Hawthorne Plaza, announces the grand reopening of the neighborhood shopping destination located on the southwest corner of 119th Street and Roe Avenue in Johnson County, after a multimillion dollar renovation. The official ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on Friday, July 24, 2015 ...

KC Kosher BBQ Heating Up

July 21, 2015

For Immediate Release KC Kosher BBQ Festival Heating Up Overland Park, KS, July 21st, 2015 • Fabulous food and fun Slabs of beef ribs, saucy burnt ends, juicy smoked chicken, and award winning pit smoked beans can all be found at the Fourth Annual KC Kosher BBQ Festival on Sunday, August 16, 2015. This free and open to the public ...

Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer” Event to Benefit Great Plains SPCA

July 16, 2015

Melissa McGee Photography’s “Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer” event is being held on Aug 1, 2015 from to raise food donations for Great Plains SPCA. For $25 and a donation of a large bag of premium brand cat or dog food, people will receive a 10-minute session and 5x7 portrait of their furry friend. Call the studio at 816.686.4695 ...

Mission Project Benefits from Rotary ‘Grocery Grab’

July 2, 2015

Rotary sponsored Grocery Grab bags win for everyone involved Mission Project health programs will benefit MISSION, Kan. (July 1, 2015) - It was a win-win-win for everyone involved in the Rotary Club of Shawnee Mission's first-ever Grocery Grab Fundraiser on May 23, benefiting the Mission Project. Participants purchased raffle tickets for a chance to become one of 10 finalists. Nine ...

Take Your Dog to the Shop

June 20, 2015

Bring your dog to Lillians boutique for a fun shopping day for both of you! Free hot dog lunch, treats and specials for pets and people! Friday, June 26th 10am-6pm

Food Equality Initiative is Chosen as Whole Foods Market’s Community Giving Day Recipient

June 9, 2015

Amy Goode FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06/09/15 Food Equality Initiative, Inc. 785-766-5874 foodequalityinitiative@gmail.com Food Equality Initiative is Chosen as Whole Foods Market's Community Giving Day Recipient Overland Park, KS- Food Equality Initiative, Inc. (FEI), a Kansas non-profit that works for low-income people with Celiac disease and food allergies, has been chosen as the June recipient of Whole Foods Market's Community Giving ...

STUDENT FASHION SHOW DEBUTS AT GORDMANS THIS WEEKEND

May 28, 2015

KANSAS CITY, May 26, 2015 – Students at The Art Institutes International Kansas City are collaborating with sponsor Gordmans to organize the Unfringed Fashion Show, debuting on Saturday May 30th from 12:00 – 2:00 PM at Gordmans Independence store (3500 East 40 HWY, Independence, MO 64055). Unfringed serves as the final project for Fashion Marketing students enrolled in the Event ...

Waldo neighborhood to hold garage sales

May 10, 2015

The Ward Parkway Homes Association, covering homes from 71st to 75th Streets and State Line to Washington, will hold its annual garage sales Friday and Saturday, May 15-16. This is a great chance for bargain hunters to walk from one sale to another in this friendly Waldo neighborhood. Sales will go from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on both days.

Made in U.S.A.: Dying business practice brought back to life by KC startup

May 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IA Unlimited, LLC 913.735.0056 PR@TypeIA.com www.TypeIA.com NEWLY LAUNCHED KANSAS CITY CLOTHING BRAND REVOLUTIONIZES CLOTHING INDUSTRY Offering a classic and nearly extinct 100% American style, the triple-threat IA stands out as aesthetically pleasing, affordable, & responsible clothing for all. Kansas City, Missouri, May 1 , 2015 - As the sun sets on International Workers’ Day, a newly launched ...


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