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2014-09-22 23:13:38

Griner and Schmitz Incorporated, a Kansas City-based surveying equipment and service company started more than 100 years ago, is pulling up its roots on Broadway and relocating them a few blocks away on Cherry Street. KANSAS CITY, MO (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Griner and Schmitz Incorporated announces its relocation to 1700 Cherry Street effective September 29, 2014. The longstanding Kansas City-based surveying equipment and service company is moving from its old location on Broadway to a...

2014-09-12 12:23:39

Pro Soccer Franchise promises World-class playing experience KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sporting Kansas City (Sporting KC) will be presenting the opening ceremony for their brand new SWOPE Soccer Village facility today at 4:30 PM. The field had its unofficial opening on September 5. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140912/145699 The project represents a major expansion that includes six brand new fields that will serve as a state-of-the-art training...

2014-08-29 12:23:44

6th Annual Golf Tournament Benefits Local Children with Cancer OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 6th Annual Optimist International's Kansas District Annual Childhood Cancer Benefit Golf Tournament, held on August 8 at the Falcon Ridge Golf Course in Lenexa, raised $11,000 in proceeds. The goal of the tournament is to raise both money and awareness of the need to find a cure for childhood cancer. "We are truly grateful to the sponsors and players who have...

2014-06-27 23:04:51

US Professional soccer club Sporting Kansas City, the 2013 MLS Cup Champions, is expanding its Swope Soccer Village training center to include six new GreenFields artificial turf soccer fields. Construction has already begun and new fields should be ready for play in September of this year. Union City, GA (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Sporting Kansas City's award-winning training center was dedicated in 2007 and is located in Kansas City's historic Swope Park (the second largest municipal...

2014-06-16 23:11:07

‘Dotte Meals aims to expand free meals to more kids in need across the city. Kansas City, KS (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Kids in Kansas City, Kansas can receive up to two meals a day through the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools (KCKPS) district’s ‘Dotte Meals program. The meals will be served in June and July at 40 locations across the city. “The program is like the district’s existing free-lunch or afterschool meal programs,” said Gwen Childs, KCKPS’s Nutritional Services...

2014-06-06 12:26:56

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DST, a global provider of strategically unified data management, business processing, and customer communications solutions, today announced the winners of the 2013/2014 ROBERT L. GOULD SCHOLASTIC AWARD. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131023/CG03088LOGO The annual award recognizes outstanding university students who produce papers on designated topics related to the financial services industry. The universities may submit up to three...

2014-05-14 20:22:48

Symphony Park Would be Home to the First Professional Sports Team in the City of Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Findlay Sports and Entertainment and The Cordish Companies today announced plans they are aggressively pursuing a plan to bring the first major professional sports team to the City of Las Vegas. The plan includes the construction of a state-of-the-art stadium designed specifically for Major League Soccer (MLS). The new MLS stadium would be home to a Las...

2014-05-09 23:05:44

Residents of Kansas City can now log on to ConsumerResearchers.org in order to find the best home security companies in the city. By using clear analysis, the ranking system rates companies based on their individual services offered. Kansas City, KS (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 With a burglary rating that is rising as opposed to depleting, with a total of 6,964 burglaries occurring in 2012, as opposed to 6,848 in 2011 according to city-data.com, many residents of Kansas City may be starting to...

2014-04-14 16:27:37

MindMixer cites KC's strong IT workforce and cultural amenities as ideal for growing tech companies, according to the Kansas City Area Development Council KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Omaha-based MindMixer has selected Kansas City, Mo., for the firm's national headquarters, creating 85 information technology, software and programming jobs. MindMixer will consolidate the company's offices in Omaha, Neb., and Lincoln, Neb., into the Kansas City office at...

2014-04-09 12:22:55

OWENSBORO, Ky., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is pleased to announce the commencement of a binding Open Season for additional firm transportation capacity in its Production and Market Areas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140409/CL00785 The 2014 System Expansion will involve expanding the capacity of Southern Star's system to provide incremental firm transportation service from existing or new receipt points to existing...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin