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Media invited to attend Olathe Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting

           MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 25, 2016 Contact: Jeff Bollig, Director of Communications O – (913) 764-1050; C – (913) 449-1635; jbollig@olathe.org Olathe Chamber Annual Meeting features Sen. Moran, new venue Gathering set for 11:15 a.m., Friday, Jan. 29 at Embassy Suites Hotel & Olathe Conference Center   Media are invited to… Read more »

Johnson County awarding two chamber members with environmental awards

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Brandon Hearn, Compliance Specialist, brandon.hearn@jocogov.org Barbara Mitchell, Public Information Officer, Barbara.mitchell@jocogov.org Johnson County Department of Health and Environment Media Line: (913) 477-8436   Certified Green Partners Announced   JOHNSON COUNTY, KAN. (Jan. 21, 2016)—Johnson County is awarding seven local businesses and organizations with the title Certified Green Partner for… Read more »

Heart of America Group opens The J Bar in Olathe

 Heart of America Group opens The J Bar in Olathe Introducing the Kansas City Metro Area’s Newest Hotspot – The J Bar. Featuring Chef-Inspired Cuisine and Innovative Mixology. Heart of America Group is excited to announce the opening of its newest restaurant concept  – The J Bar. The J Bar is located in Olathe at the… Read more »

Kansas Legislature convenes for 2016

The 2016 Kansas Legislative Session convened on Monday, January 11, 2016 for what many are hoping for a relatively quiet, concise and targeted session versus the record-setting 113-day session of 2015. The House of Representatives has even passed their first bill of the session designating Cowley County as the stone bridge capitol of the state…. Read more »

Grantham University commemorates 65th birthday

Grantham University Commemorates 65 Year Birthday with a Year of Impact University staff members pay tribute to 65 years of service by stepping up University-wide volunteerism and fundraising efforts. Lenexa, Kan. –  Grantham University, one of the oldest accredited, private, degree-granting distance education universities in the United States, is celebrating its 65th birthday – throughout… Read more »

Grantham University recognized by international assemble for business education

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY RECOGNIZED BY INTERNATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR COLLEGIATE BUSINESS EDUCATION Grantham Earns First-Time Accreditation of its Business Degree Programs LENEXA, Kan. – Grantham University, an online university that, on January 2nd, celebrated 65 years of helping military and civilian adult learners earn their college education, recently achieved first-time accreditation of its Mark Skousen School of… Read more »

Online Bachelor of Business Administration Announced at MNU

January 12, 2016 Contact: Carol Best                   Public Relations Manager 913-971-3586 office; 913-575-6309 cell; cbest@mnu.edu   Online Bachelor of Business Administration Announced at MNU   Olathe, Kansas, — Students seeking career preparation in business will have a new opportunity at MidAmerica Nazarene University next fall. The online Bachelor of Business Administration will begin its first class… Read more »

Nerman Musem opens Kansas Focus Gallery on Feb. 4

Nerman Musem opens Kansas Focus Gallery on Feb. 4 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The highly anticipated Kansas Focus Gallery at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art will open with its inaugural reception at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. The event is free and open to the public. “Thanks to museum architect Kyu Sung Woo… Read more »

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater KC receive Comcast grant

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER KANSAS CITY RECEIVES $45,000 GRANT FROM COMCAST FOUNDATION TO EXPAND MY.FUTURE TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE Club Is Among Approximately 90 Local Boys & Girls Clubs Across The Country To Receive Technology Grants From Comcast NBCUniversal INDEPENDENCE, MO –  January 5 – Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City announced today… Read more »

Embassy Suites by Hilton Opens in Olathe

Hilton Worldwide Expands its Midwest Presence with Opening of Embassy Suites by Hilton Kansas City Olathe  Upscale Full-Service Contemporary Hotel Features Rooftop Bar & One of Largest Hotel Ballrooms in the South Kansas City Metro Area OLATHE, Kan. and MCLEAN, Va. – Jan. 5, 2015 – Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) global brand… Read more »