Marine veteran to speak on 50th anniversary of attack on US spy ship in Mediterranean

May 16, 2017

Marine staff sergeant and Silver Star recipient Bryce Lockwood (retd) will give a public talk “Secrets of the Attack on the USS Liberty” on June 22 at VFW Post 7397, 9550 Pflumm Road, Lenexa, Kansas, at 7 p.m. He will recount his personal experience on board the Liberty when it was attacked and almost sunk in June, 1967 by air ...

Missouri student excels in state history contest

May 16, 2017

Oak Grove Mo. May 2, 2017 – More than 3,000 motivated students in grades six through twelve compete in National History Day in Missouri each year. On April 29 nearly 600 students who have advanced from regional competitions throughout Missouri gathered at the state contest on the University of Missouri campus to showcase their exemplary work. Each National History Day ...

COMMUNITY LINC HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL LIGHT THE WAY HOME BREAKFAST

May 16, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAY 15, 2017 CONTACT: TERESA MCCLAIN, 816-595-5553 or 816-304-2906 COMMUNITY LINC HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL LIGHT THE WAY HOME BREAKFAST KC Nonprofit Committed to Ending Family Homelessness Honors Clients and Supporters Where: Grand Street Café Ballroom, 4740 Grand Ave, Kansas City, MO. When: Thursday, May 18th, 2017 - 8:00 AM What: Third District Councilman Jermaine Reed will present ...

New Summer Dance Intensive FREE for High School Students

May 16, 2017

What: New Summer Dance Intensive FREE for High School Students When: June 5-June 30, 2017; 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Where: Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts, 4747 Flora Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64110 Contact: Pam Hausner, Director of Marketing, 816-471-6003, ext. 4; pam@kcfaa.org May 15, 2017 New Summer Dance Intensive FREE for High School Students KANSAS CITY, MO.—Kansas ...

Duvel Pierre Joins Spencer Fane

May 16, 2017

CONTACT: Mike Lavieri, 913-544-1458, mike@proventusconsulting.com KANSAS CITY - Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce that Duvel “DJ” Pierre has joined the firm as an associate in its business litigation practice. As a former Assistant City Prosecutor for the City of Kansas City, Pierre brings considerable litigation experience to the firm, having conducted more than 60 extended trials for the ...

INTOUCH SOLUTIONS HIRES VICE PRESIDENTS OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND CLIENT SERVICES IN KANSAS CITY OFFICE

May 16, 2017

KANSAS CITY (May 16, 2017) – Intouch Solutions is proud to announce the recent hires of Anne Brown, vice president of project management, and Julie Suntrup, vice president of client services. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch has seen rapid expansion over the past five years. The addition of Brown and Suntrup further expands the 650-person firm. ...

Synetic Technologies Receives NAID AAA Certification

May 16, 2017

Kansas City, MO – May 16, 2017 – Synetic Technologies, Inc. (Synetic), an industry leader in secure IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) and value recovery services, has received AAA Certification by the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID). The company has been awarded NAID AAA certification for both mobile and plant-based electronic data destruction. NAID is the standards-setting body for the ...

Fry Orthodontics Celebrates 40 Years of Smiles

May 16, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAY 2017 CONTACT Carrie Vaughn Marketing Manager 913.469.9191 carrie.vaughn@fryorthodontics.com Fry Orthodontics Celebrates 40 Years of Smiles OVERLAND PARK, KS - Fry Orthodontic Specialists is?excited to celebrate 40 years of providing excellent orthodontic service in Kansas and Missouri. Their commitment to the community has allowed them to serve over 40,000 patients as well as 500 dental professionals and ...

Jazz In The Woods Coming June 9th-10th at Corporate Woods

May 16, 2017

THE 28TH ANNUAL JAZZ IN THE WOODS ?Culture and music have always been intertwined. Experience it for yourself at Jazz in the Woods, a two-day showcase of local culture and the arts. Established in 1989, Jazz in the Woods, highlights the best the Kansas City area has to offer in live music, food and entertainment. Organized and produced by the ...

The Merc Co+op is Going Solar

May 16, 2017

LAWRENCE - This summer, The Merc Co+op, 901 Iowa, will embark on what will be the city’s largest solar energy project to date. Through a full rooftop array, two solar covered carports and a solar covered patio, the community-owned grocery store will install 688 high performance solar panels to provide 29% of their energy each year. This project allows the ...

Greek Festival of St. Dionysios

May 15, 2017

Come for the food stay for the fun!!!! Hot off the Press"' Greek Festival 2017 is coming very soon June 9th, 10th, & 11th Media Contacts: Athan Perahoritis 816-456-3292 zophini@kc.rr.com Overland Park, KS - It's time to experience the sights, sounds and smells of the Mediterranean! Greek Festival2017 is just around the comer. Mark your calendar for, June 9th, 5 ...

Excelsior Springs in Path of Totality for Historic Solar Eclipse

May 15, 2017

Excelsior Springs is a vibrant, historic community of 11,000 in a prime viewing area to see the 2017 Solar Eclipse. The city’s natural beauty and unique history make an exciting venue for this epic event on August 21, 2017 and will be hosting a plethora of activities on the weekend leading up to the event. To kick off the weekend, ...

Thousands Arrive in Kansas City to Compete at Enactus US National Exposition

May 15, 2017

Students from more than 100 colleges and universities are about to converge on Kansas City for the Enactus United States National Exposition. Hundreds of senior Executives from America’s most well-known companies will be on hand May 21-23 at the Kansas City Convention Center, including The Hershey Company, Hallmark Cards, Inc., Bimbo Bakeries USA, Post Consumer Brands, Schwan’s Food Company, Synchrony ...

Polsinelli Associate Mishelle Martinez Honored with Volunteer Pro Bono Award from the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

May 15, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 15, 2017) – Polsinelli is proud to announce that Associate Mishelle S. Martinez has been selected to receive the 2017 Robert C. Welch Volunteer Attorney Project Award. The Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA) presents the award annually to individual attorneys or law firms who, through their work with Legal Aid of Western Missouri's Volunteer Attorney ...

Missouri Students Win National Championship in World’s Largest Rocket Contest

May 15, 2017

Missouri Students Win National Championship in World’s Largest Rocket Contest Festus High School Rocketry Club out launch nation’s top teams, will represent U.S. at International Competition in June The Plains, Va. – Proving their impressive prowess with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills, the Festus High School of Festus, Mo., captured first prize at the Team America Rocketry Challenge’s ...

Thousands Arrive in Kansas City to Compete at Enactus US National Exposition

May 14, 2017

Kansas City, MO – May 8, 2017 – Students from more than 100 colleges and universities are about to converge on Kansas City for the Enactus United States National Exposition. Hundreds of senior Executives from America’s most well-known companies will be on hand May 21-23 at the Kansas City Convention Center, including The Hershey Company, Hallmark Cards, Inc., Bimbo Bakeries ...

10 Years of Being Weird - The Lawrence Busker Festival Celebrates it’s Run

May 14, 2017

en years is a long time to do anything, especially when you are doing something weird. The Lawrence Busker Festival returns for its 10th year of keeping Lawrence weird with street performers from all over the world. On May 26th through 28th, downtown Lawrence hosts over 50 different acts performing on 5 different stages. The unique and different skills on ...

KC Local Fashion Brand Looks To Spread Some Much Needed Love

May 13, 2017

HeartShaped Clothing Company is Kansas City street wear brand that uses art to uplift the community to spread love. You can shop online at www.heartshapedclothing.com or visit them in-store at the Culture boutique located at 404 E. 18th street in the Crossroads District. For more information about this brand or potential partnerships, please contact them at contact@heartshapedclothing.com

Wexler Family Psychiatry Sponsoring Gay Pride Kansas City 2017

May 13, 2017

Wexler Family Psychiatry is thrilled to announce that we are sponsoring Gay Pride Kansas City 2017! As a psychiatric clinic located in Kansas City, it is part of our mission to work towards the health and de-stigmatization of the LGBTQ+ community. It is known that guilt and shame are among the most harmful types of feelings and thoughts, and no ...

Charity Golf Tourney to Benefit Midwest Hockey Players

May 13, 2017

Kansas City, MO- May 12, 2017– The Tyler Frederes Memorial Fund (TFMF) will host its 4th annual charity golf tournament on Monday, July 31 at the Deuce at the National Golf Club in Kansas City, 6415 N. National Drive. The 4-person scramble will begin with registration at 8 a.m. followed by a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Cost per golfer ...

The Lodge of Four Seasons Announces Lake of the Ozarks Concerts and Events for Summer 2017

May 12, 2017

LAKE OZARK, MO — Visitors and residents in the Lake of the Ozarks will find a mix of culinary delight, musical entertainment and philanthropic golf this summer at the Lodge of Four Seasons. The waterfront resort has announced its line-up of summer concerts and events. All events are open to resort guests and the public. The resort’s annual Mother’s Day ...

Higgins & Corder, LLC Welcomes Consultant Kristi Goyer-Myers

May 12, 2017

Higgins & Corder, LLC, which provides legal consulting and advocacy for dental practitioners, expands its Division of Dental Law and Practice Cultivation with consultant Kristi Goyer-Myers. “We expanded our Dental Division to meet the rising demand for a fresh perspective on solidifying and growing a dental practice,” said attorney MaKenzi D. Higgins, founding partner of the Division of Dental Law ...

New State of the Art Rehabilitation Facility Opening in Belton, MO

May 12, 2017

Carnegie Village Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Tutera Senior Living and Healthcare’s newest facility, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house on May 16, 2017, at its facility in Belton, Missouri. In addition to post-surgical needs, Carnegie Village will provide a continuum of care for seniors in the area including Independent Living, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, and Rehabilitation. ...

Kansas City Illustrator Elizabeth Baddeley to Receive 2017 Living the Dream Book Award

May 12, 2017

New York, NY — On Monday, May 15, at 10:30 a.m. fifth-graders from Manhattan Country School, Central Park East II and Children’s Workshop School will present the Living the Dream Book Award to the children’s book I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark, written by Debbie Levy and illustrated by Kansas City resident Elizabeth Baddeley, in a ceremony at ...