MarksNelson Hires Former Vice President/Chief Financial Officer to Strengthen Assurance & Business Advisory Department

Sept. 26, 2016

MarksNelson LLC accounting and consulting firm adds an experienced Kansas City financial professional to its ranks. Alana Neale, CPA joins the Assurance and Business Advisory Department as a Consulting Manager bringing new expertise in financial management, financial and regulatory reporting, mortgage portfolios and collections management. Previously, Neale served as the Vice President/Chief Financial Officer for two subsidiaries of H&R Block, ...

New Release: Witch, by Kansas City author Jill Benson

Sept. 26, 2016

Jill Benson 913.871-8085 jillbenson.author@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Just in time for Halloween, Kansas City author Jill Benson debuts with her supernatural thriller, Witch. Inspired by authors such as Stephen King and Clive Barker, Benson cleverly blends the elements of crime, horror and suspense to bring a tale guaranteed to keep you up after dark turning pages. A Kansas City native, ...

Rider Down, Prayers Up

Sept. 26, 2016

RIDER DOWN, PRAYERS UP September 26, 2016 Amanda Schwartz 816-457-5778 skyler13733@aol.com Run For The Wall Southern Route Coordinator Ray "Ghost Rider" Wyatt raymond.wyatt@rftw.us (817) 235-7408 To whom it may concern, -300- word manuscript, tentatively titled, Rider Down, Prayers Up. On Saturday, Sept 17 at approximately 3pm, Michael, “General’s Driver” Jones and his Papillon, ”General” went down on his motorcycle on ...

EverFit Celebrates Health with Fall Open House & Free Classes

Sept. 26, 2016

Smaller boutique gyms are growing in popularity because of the comraderie that is established among the members as they get fit. The smaller classes create an intimate atmosphere where relationships are born while sweating. The classes are very challenging, yet the instructor is able to personally modify or adjust moves for clients in a smaller group. The personalized experience creates ...

Noted Litigator to Address American Urogynecologic Society Conference

Sept. 26, 2016

Noted Litigator to Address American Urogynecologic Society Conference Sessions Will Review Pros and Cons, Litigation Issues of Transvaginal Mesh HOUSTON -- (Sept. 26, 2016) – Derek H. Potts, founder and national managing partner of Potts Law Firm with an office in Kansas City, will present on the current status of vaginal mesh sling litigation at the prestigious American Urogynecologic Society’s ...

Market Leader Henkel, Makers of Dial Soap, Taps KC Nonprofit Outreach International for Global Initiative

Sept. 26, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO – Improving hygiene in some of the world’s poorest communities is a matter of one hand washing the other, in both a figurative and literal sense. In celebration of Global Handwashing Day on October 15, 2016, Outreach International, a Kansas City-based global nonprofit focused on resolving deep poverty throughout the world, has been selected by Dial®, the ...

Park University 2016 Homecoming Royalty Announced

Sept. 26, 2016

As part of Park University’s recent Homecoming Weekend festivities, six Park students were announced as royalty during halftime of the men’s soccer game against Lyon College on Sept. 17. The student body nominated candidates who wrote an essay on how they represent the University’s core values — accountability, civility and respect, excellence, global citizenship, inclusivity and integrity — with the ...

Danny Clinkscale Launches Book - Leaving Cancer for the Circus

Sept. 26, 2016

810 WHB Sportscaster, Danny Clinkscale, Book Launch Tomorrow Leaving Cancer for the Circus an American odyssey inspired by love and recovery (Kansas City, MO.) – On Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the 810 Zone, 6301A W. 135th St., Overland Park, KS in Corbin Park, Kansas City sportscaster Danny Clinkscale will launch his much anticipated book, Leaving Cancer for the Circus, an ...

Veolia Promotes Matt DiGeronimo

Sept. 26, 2016

Matt DiGeronimo Promoted to VP of Operations Veolia North America (Kansas City, MO.) – Matt DiGeronimo has been promoted to Vice President for Veolia North America. He is in charge of managing twelve state-of-the-art sustainable energy and resource recovery business units across the Central United States that include 2 Wastewater Biosolids drying plants and 10 District Energy plants that produce ...

Kansas City Has Never Been More United Thanks To Divorce Attorney

Sept. 26, 2016

One of the most challenging experiences in life is divorce – not only for the people getting the divorce, but also for the family that supports them. Divorce can mean family relationships break down. If the situation is not handled quickly, well and by an expert then divorce can often make people feel depressed and hopeless. Shannon Sorensen is the ...

New Comic Book Hero

Sept. 24, 2016

Ubiteo Filmworks®, a video-editing company, in business for 9 years, located in Shawnee, Kansas, is launching a new comic book super hero. The character is a black female called The Black Pearl©. The story is about a personal trainer, Reba Robinson, who comes across a group of thugs,who assault her. The comic book is set in the Kansas City, and ...

Grand Marshal - LV County Veterans Day Parade

Sept. 24, 2016

2016 LV County Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshal Mr. A. C. Byrd has been selected as the 2016 Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshal. A. C. was born September 11, 1940, in Muskogee, Ok. He was raised in, and around, Porum, Oklahoma and graduated from Porum High School in 1958. A. C. joined the US Army on February 28, ...

Local Artists Allan Chow at REACTOR Design Studio

Sept. 23, 2016

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 23, 2016 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Traci Ketter Architect of Awesome (816) 841-3682 Ext. 14 Local Artist Allan Chow at REACTOR Design Studio KANSAS CITY, Mo.? REACTOR Design Studio is featuring local artist Allan Chow for its May First Friday art exhibit on October 7th from 5-9 p.m. at REACTOR’s office, 1817 Grand Boulevard, Kansas ...

Newhouse Gala, Raise the Bar! for women and children

Sept. 23, 2016

“Raise the Bar!” Newhouse House Party 2016 on November 19 (KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, Sept. 8, 2016) – Newhouse and Honorary Chairs, Joshua and Ann Rowland along with Lead Bank are proud to present the 18th Annual Newhouse House Party gala at 6 p.m. on November 19, 2016 at the InterContinental Hotel, located on the Country Club Plaza. “Raise the Bar!” ...

Allstate Foundation and Actress Kerry Washington Kickoff Domestic Violence Awareness Month with Local Kansas City Agency

Sept. 23, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo September 22, 2016 – The Allstate Foundation’s campaign, Purple Purse, kicks off September 28 for a month long campaign with Hope House, bringing awareness to physical, emotional and financial domestic abuse. Hope House, was chosen for the third year in a row to be part of The Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge. The Challenge, an annual competition ...

HERO Heating & Cooling Financing Program for Jackson County Home Owners

Sept. 23, 2016

Contact: Wendy Burrell, Marketing Manager Anthony Plumbing, Heating & Cooling 913-384-4440 or 913-908-5281 wburrell@anthonyphc.com Financing Based on Home Equity, Not Credit A new program, recently only available to west coast homeowners has come to Jackson County, MO. What makes the HERO Program so unique is that it provides the homeowner an opportunity to pay for an energy-efficient heating and cooling ...

Travel Guru to Fund Louisiana Flood Relief

Sept. 23, 2016

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** Contact: Bill Anthony Consumer Travel Seminars (816) 288-4974 Cheap Travel Guru Raises Funds for Louisiana Flood Victims Kansas City, MO (September 23, 2016) – Consumer Travel Seminars, a Kansas City based travel information company, has stepped forward to aid the flood relief efforts of the Louisiana chapter of the American Red Cross with a major fundraising campaign. ...

Dave Lybarger Honored for Service to the Kansas Petroleum Industry

Sept. 23, 2016

Dave Lybarger, former President of Lybarger Oil Company, Garnett, KS, was recently awarded the 2016 PMCA Distinguished Service Award by members of the Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association of Kansas (PMCA of Kansas). Lybarger received the citation on September 19, 2016 during the association’s 102nd annual convention at the Courtyard Marriott, Junction City, KS. The distinguished service award is ...

Mark Powers Elected President of Statewide Petroleum & Convenience Store Assn

Sept. 23, 2016

Mark Powers, Area Manager for CarterEnergy - a division of World Fuel Services and owner of Handy’s LLC, Junction City, was elected President of the Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association of Kansas (PMCA of Kansas) during the association’s 102nd Annual Convention, September 19, 2016 at the Courtyard Marriott, Junction City. Powers has been a member of the association’s executive ...

MISSOURI NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOUSING AND REDEVELOPMENT OFFICIALS HOSTS FALL CONFERENCE

Sept. 23, 2016

CONTACT: Hattie Walton Office: 940-521-9982 Mobile: 325-261-2337 Email: hdw_33@yahoo.com Statewide Professionals Come Together for our Collective Interest and Gather in Jefferson City September 27 – 29, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nevada, MO, September 23, 2016 – The Missouri Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (MO NAHRO) is hosting a Fall Conference September 27 – 29, 2016 ...

Lenexa Lions Club Vision Screenings Detect Problems at an Early Age

Sept. 22, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Margaret Moore, 913-441-6683 Or marg-moore42@hotmail.com September 21, 2016 Lenexa Lions Club Vision Screenings Detect Problems at an Early Age Vision screenings for school-age children have come a long way since eye chart exams. Lions International, the largest community service organization in the world, is now conducting free eye screenings across the nation using the Welch Allyn ...

MISSOURI ARTISTS FEATURED IN DISPLAY AT MISSOURI GOVERNOR’S MANSION

Sept. 22, 2016

NEWS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Michael Gaines (573) 221-6545 or michaelg@hannibalarts.com MISSOURI ARTISTS FEATURED IN DISPLAY AT MISSOURI GOVERNOR’S MANSION Nine jewelry artist/studio members of the Missouri Artisans Association/Best of Missouri Hands, including Blue Springs artist Kevin Williamson, have been selected to have their work displayed at the Missouri Governor’s Mansion as part of an ongoing partnership titled ...

GoBabyGo! Founder to Visit Effort in KC

Sept. 22, 2016

Kansas City, Missouri — GoBabyGo! global childhood mobility initiative founder Cole Galloway, PT, Ph.D., will help Kansas City’s own chapter of the organization, Variety KC GoBabyGo! Powered by Rockhurst University, provide modified toy cars to local families of children with mobility challenges at 11:30 a.m., on Friday, Sept. 30. Who: Galloway is a professor of Physical Therapy at the University ...

KANSAS CITY AMBASSADORS TO HOST 23RD ANNUAL CHARITABLE FOUNDATION GALA PRESENTED BY GARY CROSSLEY FORD

Sept. 22, 2016

KANSAS CITY AMBASSADORS TO HOST 23RD ANNUAL CHARITABLE FOUNDATION GALA PRESENTED BY GARY CROSSLEY FORD WHAT: For the 23rd consecutive year the Kansas City Ambassadors will host their Charitable Foundation Gala presented by Gary Crossley Ford. This year, invited guests will enjoy cocktails and taste foods from local renowned chefs at The View at Briarcliff. All proceeds from the event ...

Chinese Acrobat Troupe to Perform at Park University

Sept. 22, 2016

A troupe of acrobats from Beijing, China, will hold a free performance on Park University’s Parkville Campus on Monday, Oct. 3, starting at 6 p.m. in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel. The event will feature routines such as contortions, foot juggling, plate spinning, Chinese yo-yo and group acrobatics. The performance will also include an interpreter who will share facts about Chinese ...