Latest Geography of Missouri Stories

2011-12-28 08:00:00

Christmas showed up early to the home of one needy Jackson County family. The Horton family has been struggling to make ends meet when their furnace and refrigerator stopped working. Kansas City car donations to the American Children's Society have helped make Christmas happen for this family. Kansas City - MO (PRWEB) December 28, 2011 Mike Lane, Director of the American Children's Society, which is best known for car donations, helped out a struggling Kansas City area mother and her four...

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...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'