Brookside St. Patrick’s Day Warm-up Parade

Feb. 23, 2017

The 37th Annual Brookside St. Patrick’s Day Warm-up Parade Kansas City, Mo., February 23, 2017 – It's the wearing of the green in Brookside for the 37th Annual St. Patrick's Day Warm-up Parade, Saturday, March 11th at 2PM, in the Brookside Shopping District. More than 100 organizations representing groups and families of all ages participate in this fun, family-oriented event. ...

Keep Kids in the Game for Life Through STOP Sports Injuries

Feb. 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Keep Kids in the Game for Life Through STOP Sports Injuries Healthcare and, Business Leaders, and Professional Athletes Join Forces to Help Young Athletes Play Safe and Stay Healthy Lee’s Summit, Misso. (February 23, 2017) –– Today, Advanced Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, the office of Dr. Matt Daggett is coming together with the American Orthopaedic Society for ...

Missouri partners with Fort Leonard Wood for internships

Feb. 23, 2017

Contact: Shatara Seymour, Public Information chief Phone: 573.563.4145 Email: shatara.r.seymour.civ@mail.mil Thanks to a new agreement between the state of Missouri and Fort Leonard Wood, service members participating in the Career Skills Program now have a vastly-expanded range of potential internship opportunities. On Feb. 14, Maj. Gen. Kent Savre, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, and ...

RESULTS Technology Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

Feb. 23, 2017

Lenexa, KS, February 14, 2017 – RESULTS Technology, a managed computer services company with offices in Kansas City and St. Louis, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named RESULTS Technology to its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches ...

Cochlear Americas Becomes National Sponsor of CELEBRATE SOUND

Feb. 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact ?Janice Martin ? Hearing Charities of America? 1912 E. Meyer Blvd. ?Kansas City, MO. 64132? 816-333-8300 ?www.hearingcharities.org? Cochlear Americas Becomes National Sponsor of CELEBRATE SOUND ?Hearing implant company provides Kansas City based charity with funds to support hearing health events. Kansas City, MO. 2/6/2017 – Cochlear, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, donates significant funding ...

High School Battle of the Bands @Californos

Feb. 23, 2017

Contact: Denise Blake, 816-810-9192, dblake@kcacademy.org TIP SHEET WHO? Musicians from the greater Kansas City area will judge the 2017 High School Battle of the Bands. Gregg Todt, musician & 98.9 The Rock's Johnny Dare Morning Show Contributor Band: Federation of Horsepower Anthony Ladesich, musician & film maker (Mile Deep Films & Television) Band: The Hardship Letters Brandon Phillips, musician Band: ...

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE Robotics Regional Championship brings 45 teams to Kansas City on Saturday, Feb. 25

Feb. 23, 2017

Participation skyrockets in program that puts elementary and middle school students to work at solving real-world problems and building LEGO robots Kansas City—More than 400 students in fourth through eighth grades will come together Saturday, Feb. 25, to compete in the FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Regional Championship at Metropolitan Community College’s Business & Technology Campus, 1775 N. Universal Ave., Kansas ...

Leawood Swim School Hosting Local Hiring Day March 4

Feb. 23, 2017

GRAPEVINE, Tx -- Emler Swim School is conducting three company-wide hiring days on March 4, 8 and 15 with the goal of interviewing qualified candidates to fill multiple management positions and approximately 100 part-time swim teacher roles. The company is hiring to support growth, both at current schools and in new locations. SATURDAY, MARCH 4 12:30 to 2:30 P.M near ...

RRT & SPA March meeting

Feb. 22, 2017

RRT & SPA March Event The RRT & SPA meeting will be held Monday, March 6, at 12:30 p.m., at the Raytown Wellness Center located at 10301 E. 350 Highway. Our guest speaker will be Barbara Self, past MSTA president. Lunch will be served. The menu includes fried chicken, mashed potatoes, green beens, salad, roll and butter, brownies, coffee, tea, ...

Amelia Earhart & Prairie Toothfairy’s gift for the NGA

Feb. 22, 2017

Outraged Disability Rights Leaders Send a Message to their Governors and the National Governors Association about ACA Repeal/Replace/Repair For Immediate Release: Helen Stucky Weaver 785-770-7448 wellnessweavers@gmail.com Twitter@wellnessweaver Twitter@sistersue1954 FB: Helen Stucky Risdon FB:WellnessWeavers WellnessWeavers.com February 22, 2017 Waterville, KS – Disability rights leaders in Kansas and Wisconsin are sending a “loud and clear” message to Governor Brownback & Gov Walker, ...

In awards season, landmark Plaza hotel sees stars

Feb. 22, 2017

February 22, 2017 – Kansas City, MO – Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its 59th annual listing of Star Award-winning hotels, restaurants and spas worldwide, and named The Raphael a Four Star property. It is the fifth consecutive year the Country Club Plaza hotel has received the honor. The Raphael is the only Kansas City hotel recognized in the 2017 ...

Guilherme Fadlalla to Head New KCC Soccer Program

Feb. 22, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (February 22, 2017) – Kansas Christian College (KCC) announced this week the hiring of Coach Guilherme Fadlalla as Director of Soccer and Men's Head Soccer Coach. Coach Gui ("Ghee") spent last season serving as the Assistant Coach and Interim Head Coach of a fourth tier Brazilian professional soccer team. He holds a Brazilian professional coaching license, equivalent ...

An Event for the Whole Family is Coming to Kansas City!

Feb. 22, 2017

Liberty, Mo., February 22, 2017– In conjunction with St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, award winning Ventriloquist, Kevin Horner and award winning Magician, David Casas, are teaming up for a night of family friendly comedy, fun, and magic! Shows are at the Liberty Performing Arts Theater [1600 S. Withers Rd, Liberty, MO 64068] at 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm on March ...

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes Associate Attorney to Lee’s Summit office.

Feb. 22, 2017

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes Associate Attorney, Stephanie McCabe to the Lee’s Summit, Missouri office. Stephanie is licensed to practice law in the state of Missouri and represents clients in a wide variety of family law matters, including, divorce, child custody, child support, guardianship, contempt, and other domestic relation matters. Stephanie earned her Bachelor of Science in Communication at Missouri ...

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes Senior Associate Attorney to new Overland Park Office

Feb. 22, 2017

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes new Senior Associate Attorney, Catherine Decena to the newly opened Overland Park, Kansas office. Catherine is licensed to practice law in the states of Kansas and Missouri. Catherine represents clients in a wide variety of family law matters, including, divorce, child custody, child support, guardianship and other domestic relation matters. Catherine first earned her Masters ...

Wilson Promoted to Associate Athletic Director for Media Relations and Compliance at Park University

Feb. 22, 2017

Park University has announced the promotion of Steve Wilson to the position of associate athletic director for media relations and compliance. Wilson began his new duties on Feb. 1. Wilson, in his 10th year leading communication efforts for the University’s Department of Athletics, leads an office that promotes student-athlete and departmental achievements, and coordinates fan experiences. He also oversees the ...

New St. Patrick’s Day Dance for 50 Plus is March 17 at Matt Ross Community Center

Feb. 22, 2017

Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day during a new special event being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This St. Patrick's Day Dance will feature 40's and 50's tunes from local group, The Playboys. Be sure to wear green for a chance at prizes for “Best Irish Attire.” Enjoy complimentary coffee and lime ...

Free New Horizons Band Concert set for March 14 at Lakeview Village

Feb. 22, 2017

A free concert by the New Horizons Band is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14, at Lakeview Village, 9100 Park St., Lenexa. This is the only concert the group is offering this winter and spring. For this event, the entire 45+ member ensemble is expected to play for about an hour. This top-notch entertainment is free of charge. ...

Reach Out and Read KC CelebratesThe National Education Association’s Read Across America Day

Feb. 22, 2017

Kansas City, KS, (February 21st, 2017) – National Education Association's (NEA) Read Across America Day is on Thursday, March 2, 2017. In recognition, Reach Out and Read Kansas City (RORKC) has extended the celebration for a whole week from February 27 to March 3. All week, on-air personalities from local media outlets will participate by reading books by Dr. Seuss ...

Park University to Open 41st Campus Location in Lenexa, Kan.

Feb. 22, 2017

Park University, which has supported students from around the globe in pursuing their higher education dreams since 1875 from its flagship campus in Parkville, Mo., will open a campus center location in Lenexa, Kan., for the start of the Fall 2017 semester. The University plans to begin operations in Lenexa in July, with classes starting Monday, Aug. 14. Park University ...

8bitKC and Niche Present: Midwest Chipfest

Feb. 21, 2017

Thursday, March 30th @ Niche KC. Video game nostalgia and fresh music brought to you by the finest in Kansas City chiptune, with a special West Coast guest, Buried for a Day.

25th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Memorial Community Program

Feb. 21, 2017

***RESCHEDULED*** ANNOUNCING THE 25th ANNUAL MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. HOLIDAY MEMORIAL COMMUNITY PROGRAM PRESENTED BY: THE JO. CO. M L KING JR. HOLDIAY CELEBRATION COMMITTEE & THE JO. CO. NAACP GUEST SPEAKER: Carl Boyd Founder - CEO of Stoots for Boots Theme: “THE DREAM – WHAT MATTERS TODAY” Date: SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25, 2017 Time: 1:00 PM - DISPLAYS OPEN 2:00 ...

Ladies Bingo Brunch

Feb. 21, 2017

Tickets are on sale now for the Ladies Bingo Brunch to benefit the mission of TNK Children’s Foundation Liberty, Mo. – Tickets are available now at HuggedandKissed.org for a Ladies Bingo Brunch benefitting TNK Children’s Foundation, a non-profit service provider to families facing the crisis of a critically ill child. The Ladies Bingo Brunch will be at 10:30 a.m. on ...

Blue Springs student nominated for SBU’s annual Mr. and Miss Southwest pageant

Feb. 21, 2017

Southwest Baptist University News Release Contact: Charlotte Marsch, Director of Marketing and Communications (417) 328-1803 / cmarsch@sbuniv.edu Blue Springs student nominated for SBU’s annual Mr. and Miss Southwest pageant BOLIVAR, Mo. — Taylor Parrish of Blue Springs is among the candidates in the running for Southwest Baptist University’s Mr. and Miss Southwest Pageant, a tradition annually honoring one male and ...

CORRECTED RELEASE: KC Streetcar Receives Top Honor at ACEC MIssouri Engineering Excellence Awards

Feb. 21, 2017

(February 21, 2017) - The American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri recognized Kansas City Streetcar with the Grand Conceptor Award—the top Engineering Excellence Award given by the organization each year. Staff from the city of Kansas City and the KC Streetcar project team received the award at the ACEC Missouri Winter Meeting and Awards Banquet in Chesterfield, Missouri. Project ...