Latest Geography of Missouri Stories

2011-12-12 08:00:00

Downtown Council of Kansas City recognizes Meers' contributions to a vibrant downtown. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Meers Advertising founder and President Sam Meers was named a 2011 Urban Hero by the Downtown Council of Greater Kansas City for his contributions to making downtown a more vibrant place to live, work and play. Meersâ business has been located downtown since its founding nearly 18 years ago, first in the River Market and now in the Crossroads...

2011-10-25 07:00:00

Medical app lets patients quickly and easily research symptoms and find the closest medical providers. Denver, CO and Fulton, MO (PRWEB) October 25, 2011 In response to the growing number of mobile device and smartphone users, Callaway Community Hospital today announced a partnership with iTriage® - a free smartphone app that lets users quickly and conveniently research medical symptoms and find detailed information about nearby healthcare facilities. iTriage can be accessed from the...

2011-05-25 16:17:00

JOPLIN, Mo., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to lend a helping hand to individuals and families greatly affected by the deadly May 22 tornado, the Joplin Family YMCA is providing free childcare services. The program, a partnership with the United Way of Southwest Missouri & Southeast Kansas, the local chapter of the American Red Cross, and Missouri Southern State University, is open to children up to age 14. The United Way of Southwest Missouri & Southeast...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.