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Entrepreneur Builds 'Buy My Moms House' Site to Keep Mom's Missouri House from Foreclosure
Wed, 18 Nov 2009, 18:01:07 EST Edited by Carly Zander
PASADENA HILLS, Mo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A California entrepreneur has put up a Web portal called 'Buy My Mom's House' (BuyMyMomsHouse.com) to help sell his mom's house in Pasadena Hills (St. Louis) Missouri, which has been on the market for a year and, while sitting idle for open houses, has been eating through mom's savings.
70's Pop Icon's Music Has Come-Back to the Symphony in a Most Unusual Way
Fri, 20 Mar 2009, 17:20:56 EST Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The music of the late John Denver is like an old friend, outlasting trends and standing the test of time, but that's not the case with the original John Denver orchestrations, says Jim Curry Music. More than a decade has passed since the music of American composer John Denver has graced the stage of a symphony orchestra with the original orchestrations used by John himself.
CityEats Offers Affordable 'Food Vacations' as an Alternative to Traditional Culinary Tours
Mon, 09 Feb 2009, 13:00:21 EST Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CityEats, a boutique tour company based in Kansas City takes small groups to U.S. cities on vacations that focus on food. Unlike most culinary vacations that center around cooking, CityEats focuses on eating, and lots of it. Rebecca Bowman, the owner and creator of CityEats, and a former cruise line entertainer, came up with the idea when she saw local KC theaters offering trips to NYC to see Broadway shows.
This Valentine's Day, Newhouse Remembers Love Gone Mad
Wed, 04 Feb 2009, 17:00:42 EST Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Newhouse, a Kansas City domestic violence shelter, notes that Valentine's Day isn't all candy and roses for every woman. Instead, it's a grim reminder of the fine line between love and hate. Domestic violence isn't reserved for the poor or uneducated. According to the American Psychological Association, nearly one in three adult women experience at least one physical assault by a partner during adulthood.
Trend Alert: Color and Self Expression Hot in Girls' Fashions
Thu, 06 Nov 2008, 07:00:05 EST Edited by Carly Zander
SAINT LOUIS, Mo., Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pre-teen and tween girls love wearing the hottest fashions expressing their unique style. If they can do it on a MySpace or Facebook page naturally they want to state their point of view in fashion, too. XpressIt Designs lets girls share what they want to say on colorful, fun belts perfect for jeans. It's the coolest new way for girls to make a statement without saying a word.
St. Louis' First Locally Produced 100-Percent High Definition TV Show Airs October 25 on CBS Affiliate
Wed, 22 Oct 2008, 13:07:03 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
SAINT LOUIS, Mo., Oct. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The first locally produced television program to air on a commercial channel with 100-percent of its content in high definition will be broadcast Saturday October 25, 2008 at 11:30 a.m. CDT on KMOV-TV, Channel 4. The thirty-minute television program, produced by Saint Louis-based Illustrated Man, focuses on culinary excellence in the St. Louis area, highlighting top chefs, patrons, restaurant owners and managers, and food critics.
The Spirits Come Alive in Old Ste. Genevieve
Mon, 22 Sep 2008, 12:04:02 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
SAINTE GENEVIEVE, Mo., Sept. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The spirits will come out early this year in historic old Ste. Genevieve when the Foundation for Restoration of Ste. Genevieve will be hosting its annual Deja Vu Spirit Reunion. The program takes place in one of Missouri's oldest cemeteries (established in 1787) among the tombs and headstones of emigrants of French, German, Scottish and other heritages, as well as ancient residents and slaves of that era.
Green Stuff Connection, the Online, Eco-Friendly Retailer, is now Live! 'Earth and Fashion Friendly!'
Mon, 17 Mar 2008, 08:26:31 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
HIGH RIDGE, Mo., March 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On March 1st, 2008, Green Stuff Connection officially opened for online business, offering customers the best in high quality, fashionable clothing, home goods, personal care products and more. Green Stuff Connection is designed to be THE place for green-minded people to shop.
Racing Through Recession: Brand Lessons from The Daytona 500
Fri, 29 Feb 2008, 09:16:29 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Every February for the last 50 years, stock car enthusiasts across the country have packed their sunscreen and descended on Daytona,' said Ethan Whitehill, CEO of Two West, Inc. 'This year, unfortunately, the economy also decided to head south for vacation.'
Little-Known 'Peege' Named to National Film Registry
Tue, 15 Jan 2008, 11:57:32 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Jan. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Randal Kleiser planned to get his start in filmmaking with something edgy and avant-garde. As a grad student at the University of Southern California's film school in the early '70s, he mapped out a sweeping portrayal of Western history in which Christopher Columbus morphs into an astronaut. But Kleiser couldn't raise the $5,000 he needed to finish that movie. So instead he made 'Peege,' a 28-minute movie about his grandmother.
Americans Continue to Lack Disaster Emergency Plans
Tue, 15 Jan 2008, 00:01:03 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Jan. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In 2007, the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) declared 63 major U.S. disasters. Almost every state in the country was affected, including Hawaii. In response to such emergency situations, Disaster Recovery America has formulated a Web-based emergency plan to help families and communities quickly get back on their feet.
Enhanced Steganography Detection Tool Available
Mon, 14 Jan 2008, 08:35:09 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Jan. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Backbone Security, the market leader in advanced digital steganalysis tools, announced the newest version of their industry leading steganography application detection tool, Steganography Analyzer Artifact Scanner (StegAlyzerAS) today at the DoD Cyber Crime Conference 2008
Exclusive Verbal Greeting Card Service with a Unique Delivery Process Through Its Greeting Call Center
Mon, 17 Dec 2007, 11:31:51 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
WENTZVILLE, Mo. - Dec. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Greet A Call, LLC, introduces its eloquent verbal greeting cards that are delivered via telephone to the greeting industry. 'This heartfelt verbal greeting service leaves Recipients with an everlasting personable impression,' says owner Leundrius Arties. This 'One of A Kind' greeting call center creates eloquent verbal greetings which are delivered by live call center greeters.
22nd Annual Missouri Business Week About to Launch
Mon, 18 Jun 2007, 21:15:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
COLUMBIA, Mo. - June 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Over 150 students from 80 Missouri High Schools will prepare for a future in business at the 22nd Annual Missouri Business Week (MBW), to be held in Columbia, June 24-28 on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus. The CENTER for Education & Private Enterprise(R), the not-for-profit foundation of the Missouri Association of REALTORS(R), sponsors the event.
Cherished Photos Transformed into Wearable Art for Mothers
Fri, 27 Apr 2007, 22:28:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Apr. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BabyFaces.com brings sentimental photos to life by creating three-dimensional charms that can be worn and treasured forever. Just in time for Mother's Day, moms will be delighted to learn that they can literally keep their loved ones close to their heart with an original BabyFaces 3-D photo or First Footprints charm.
The Blankies Release Three New Albums
Thu, 29 Mar 2007, 15:00:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Mar. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Power Arts Company, Inc. release a three album series for the Kindergarten and Pre-K crowd performed by a new cartoon band called The Blankies(TM). The songs not only overcome the 'babyish' sound of most children's music, they also address three important uses of music.
Clip-on Photo Charms Capture the Hearts of Moms
Wed, 07 Mar 2007, 20:30:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Mar. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Looking for a Mother's Day gift more meaningful than flowers or breakfast in bed? BabyFaces provides wearable gifts that will last a lifetime with classic CAD-created photo charms, and their most recent arrival - BabyFaces Juniors.
Creative Use of Technology Expands Global Reach for Brand Communications Firm Two West
Wed, 14 Feb 2007, 20:00:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Feb. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Two West, Inc. is a branding and communications firm providing research-driven, strategic consulting services and agency solutions for high-growth companies and products. While the firm offers experience in select verticals including telecommunications, retail, automotive, human and animal health, and professional services, it has also developed horizontal expertise in brand strategy for companies needing next-level marketing guidance.
Entrepreneur's New Breed of Roses Changing Anniversary Gift Giving
Mon, 11 Dec 2006, 15:17:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Dec. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stainless steel roses? How about leather or wood? Roses are the ultimate symbol for love and affection and a new Web site, The Anniversary Rose (theanniversaryrose.com), offers an array of flowers handmade from materials that follow the traditional anniversary gift list.
Diabetic Socks - Give the Gift of Comfort for Foot Problems, Foot Pain, Neuropathy, and Edema
Fri, 17 Nov 2006, 20:18:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Nov. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Give the gift of foot comfort this holiday season from Diabeticsockstore.com, your source for the perfect holiday gift for foot problems, foot pain, neuropathy, and edema prevention and comfort. The Diabetic Sock Store offers the best diabetic socks on the market, at affordable prices, from brands like SmartKnit, Jobst, Therasock, and Silipos.
SmartKnit Kids Socks - Seamless Socks for Children with Sensory Processing Disorders
Wed, 15 Nov 2006, 22:13:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Nov. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In some homes, a kid's sock is just that: a sock, say the folks at Diabetic Sock Store. But in Melissa Bruner's home, socks are the inciter of one colossal tantrum. Daily, the crying and screaming commences when Melissa simply asks her 6-year-old son Conner to put on his socks.
Auvi Adds Dual Mode Cordless Phone to VoIP Family
Tue, 10 Oct 2006, 17:40:00 GMT Edited by Chris Simmons
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Oct. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Using the Internet to lower phone bills just got easier, thanks to the launch of Auvi's PHIP65 Dual Mode Cordless Phone. The sleek PHIP65 is the next generation of communication hardware which connects to a traditional landline and the computer, via USB port. This dual functionality gives consumers the freedom to make and receive both standard and / or Internet calls from a single cordless phone.
The Best at the Diabetic Sock Store
Tue, 26 Sep 2006, 16:26:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sept. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 176 million people around the world have diabetes. Diabetes affects multiple body systems and often times the feet and legs are at a high risk of loss of sensation (neuropathy), reduced circulation, foot ulcers, delayed wound healing, and infection. In fact, more amputations result from diabetes complications than accidents. In order to help prevent such complications from occurring, a daily foot care routine and a properly fitting pair of seamless diabetic socks are essential, says the Diabetic Sock Store.
New Web-Based Service Enables Insurance Agents to Easily Automate Operations
Mon, 25 Sep 2006, 14:49:00 GMT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Sept. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Busy insurance agents now have the opportunity to automate their operation and make it easier for customers to do business with them thanks to a new online service - OnlineAgencyPro.com.
Midwest Cities Brace Themselves in Anticipation of the Delicious ROX Festival 2006
Tue, 05 Sep 2006, 16:30:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sept. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ANDARO Entertainment & REVOLVER Magazine in association with MONSTER Energy Drinks & BUDWEISER the KING of BEERS Present: THE DELICIOUS ROX FESTIVAL 2006. The Midwest's all-ages, all-day premier showcase for up-and-coming & unsigned talent.
Area Students Awarded Scholarship to Attend 21st Annual Missouri Business Week
Wed, 21 Jun 2006, 17:08:00 GMT Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
COLUMBIA, MO - June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Over 150 students from more than 70 Missouri High Schools will participate in the 21st Annual Missouri Business Week (MBW), to be held in Columbia, June 25-29 on the University of Missouri-Columbia campus. MBW is sponsored by the CENTER for Education and Private Enterprise(R), the not-for-profit foundation of the Missouri Association of REALTORS(R).
FREE Enterprise Portal Released for Microsoft, Novell, Redhat, and other Linux Distributions
Wed, 19 Apr 2006, 19:21:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Apr. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumen Software, a leader in Portal technology, announced the release of their Lumenation v6.0 Portal with unlimited User Licensing. The Portal can be downloaded from the company's Website. Organizations can immediately begin providing key information to users appropriately based upon who the user is and what role they play in the organization regardless of the underlying OS (Microsoft, Mac, Linux, Unix).
FREE AJAX Middleware Environment / Framework
Wed, 05 Apr 2006, 20:17:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Apr. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumen Software, a leader in AJAX / LAMP+ middleware, announced today it will release Lumenation v6.0 and its SDK LightBulb free to users. The user role based middleware environment / framework, coupled with Lumen's mature AJAX z-Windows engine, provides developers with the ability to rapidly create scalable, high end browser based applications.
Thousands of Americans Act on Their Dreams to Open Their Own Restaurants
Fri, 3 Mar 2006, 10:57 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
PARKVILLE, MO - Mar. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Last year, 55,659 business licenses were issued nationwide for new restaurants. For thousands of Americans, these business licenses represent the first step to make the dream of their own restaurant a reality. New restaurants are the lifeblood of the restaurant industry, as well as the lifeblood of 'Restaurant Startup & Growth,' the magazine written specifically for these entrepreneurs.
Point to Point, Inc. Announces Emergence from Bankruptcy; Components of Bankruptcy Financing
Tue, 21 Feb 2006, 11:46 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Point to Point, Inc. (formerly known as Point to Point Business Development, Inc.) announced that it will emerge from bankruptcy today. The reorganization plan includes a line of credit arranged through AGS Capital LLC, a private equity firm located in Indianapolis, IN.
Lumen Software adds Student Information System (SIS) Integration to Lumenation 'Plug-n-Play' Portals for School Districts
Wed, 18 Jan 2006, 04:56 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Jan. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumen Software, a World leader in Web / Browser based Portal Products and Solutions, announced today it has extended its already popular role-based Lumenation Portal environment to include ready-to-use modules and applications against a district's existing Student Information System (SIS). This, in addition to several new module releases, allows districts to provide managed and appropriate information to administrators, board members, staff, faculty, students and parents / patrons.
Missouri Firefighters Elect New Officers, Advocate for Members Legislatively
Wed, 11 Jan 2006, 01:45 EST Edited by Carly Zander
KANSAS CITY, MO - Jan. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Firefighters from across the state of Missouri have come together and elected new leadership for the Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters (MSCFF) bringing a much needed and desired unity to the organization. The State Council is not only the exclusive statewide firefighter organization with over 5,600 employees throughout Missouri, but also the exclusive advocate for the courageous brothers and sisters of the fire and EMS service.
Lumen Software Releases Latest AJAX based Lumenation Version 5.4.8
Tue, 8 Nov 2005, 02:03 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Nov. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumen Software, a leader in Web Services Products and Solutions, announced today the release of their latest AJAX based environment and virtual desktop, Lumenation v5.4.8. Lumenation's mature environment offers customers and developers an 'out-of-the-box' solution to quickly and easily develop applications inheriting the Lumenation environment and virtual desktop. By combining AJAX technology and utilizing PHP as the underlying language, the Company continues to advance the position of Lumenation in the ever growing web services LAMP space.
Kansas City Briefing Sparks Drive to Keep America from Going Broke; Long-Term Care Insurance the Key
Thu, 27 Oct 2005, 11:05 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Oct. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As 77 million baby boomers approach retirement, America faces budget-busting costs for long-term care. 'Somebody is going to go broke -- Uncle Sam, the states, or millions of citizens -- unless we act now,' says Cameron Truesdell, a long-term care pioneer. He is CEO of LTC Financial Partners LLC, host of an industry-government briefing in Kansas City, MO, October 17.
In Kansas City Event, Long-Term Care Pioneers Will Challenge Leaders to Create Affordable LTC for All
Thu, 13 Oct 2005, 05:19 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Oct. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As the nation approaches a financial and healthcare crisis, pioneers of long-term care protection are preparing to act. They will state their intentions, and invite political leaders to do the same, at a briefing in Kansas City on October 17. 'The problem,' says Cameron Truesdell of LTC Financial Partners, one of the pioneers and host of the event, 'is a widespread lack of proper long-term care protection, which threatens to bankrupt the states, Uncle Sam, and millions of American families.' He is CEO of LTC Financial Partners LLC, America's leading LTC insurance brokerage.
Correction: U.S. Senator Kit Bond (R, MO) and Buck Stinson of Genworth Financial Are Not Scheduled to Appear in Kansas City Briefing Hosted by LTC Financial Partners
Tue, 11 Oct 2005, 07:20 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Oct. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On October 17 in Kansas City, leaders from business and government have been invited to express their views on bringing long-term care insurance protection to more Americans. The briefing, designed to spark public awareness, is hosted by LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation's leading long-term care insurance brokerage representing multiple carriers
Featuring U.S. Senator Kit Bond (R, MO), October 17 Briefing (Hosted by LTC Financial Partners) Will Address Bold Objective: Affordable Long-Term Care for All
Fri, 7 Oct 2005, 11:22 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - Oct. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As 77 million baby boomers approach retirement and most Americans enjoy longer life spans, a time bomb ticks. What happens when tens of millions succumb to longer-lasting illnesses or injuries? Regular health insurance won't cover it. Uncle Sam doesn't want to. State-run Medicaid does contribute to long-term care expenses -- for the indigent. But Medicaid costs are ballooning to the breaking point. Family assets are commonly tapped, but soon run out except for the very wealthy. So who's going to protect longer-living Americans, so they can bounce back from down time without somebody going broke?
Averting Financial Disaster for 20 Million - KC Confab Will Chart the Path
Wed, 28 Sep 2005, 05:32 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - September 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, by 2025 more than 20 million Americans - incapacitated athletes and children as well as aging baby boomers - will need long-term care services. Ordinary health insurance won't cover it. Neither, in all likelihood, will Medicaid, as legislative reform cracks down on benefits claimed by the affluent. Yet, 'We can have long-term care protection for every American,' says Cameron Truesdell, CEO of LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation's leading LTC insurance brokerage.
With Government Distracted, Private Program Seeks to Avert New Disaster: Abject End for Millions
Wed, 21 Sep 2005, 11:33 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KIRKLAND, WA and KANSAS CITY, MO - September 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In June the federal government ended a pilot program to alert the nation to an impending social disaster: millions of longer-living Americans unprepared to survive longer-lasting incapacities. The pilot, run in five states, grew out of a recognition that government could not afford to fund a yawning gap in health coverage. Since life spans have been increasing and 77 million baby boomers are nearing retirement, bouts of incapacity are expected to explode; and ordinary health insurance doesn't cover it, say the experts at LTC Financial Partners.
Lumen Software Takes Handcuffs off Developers Worldwide
Thu, 14 Jul 2005, 02:31 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - July 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumen Software announces a solution which empowers developers to create secure browser-based applications, regardless of an organization's infrastructure. According to the company, the software development world continues to see dramatic changes taking place fueled by recent announcements in the media. These changes are resulting in a migration by developers to a more neutral based OS development environment. To stay competitive, companies that develop software must continue to provide services to current customers as well as have the freedom to support Linux based initiatives.
Novell and Lumen Software Sign Contract on Lumenation Hyper-Portal; Deploy Go-To-Market Strategy
Tue, 5 Jul 2005, 04:10 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - July 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Novell(R) and Lumen Software are partnering to expand market penetration of the Lumenation Hyper-Portal, associated modules and Rapid Application Development (RAD) tools through Novell Partners world wide. Novell and Lumen are working with Channel Partners to meet the ever growing demand for Web Service Based Computing.
Lumen Software Introduces Lumenation Hyper-Portal - A New Portal Category Emerges
Thu, 23 Jun 2005, 11:26 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO - June 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lumen Software (www.lumensoftware.com) announced today the creation of the next generation in Portal Technology; the Hyper-Portal. Lumen Software defined this new term within the Technology Industry to capture the multi-dimensional capabilities of the Lumenation(tm) Hyper-Portal that expands well beyond standard portals.
ThrowThings.com to Sponsor Skillet and Cow Chip Throwing Contests at the Hillbilly Days Festival
Fri, 10 Jun 2005, 04:43 EST Edited by Beverly West
RAVENNA, OH and LEBANON, MO - June 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ThrowThings.com LLC (www.ThrowThings.com), a leading provider of ventriloquist dummies, promotional products, and unusual items, today announced that it has been named the Official Sponsor of the Skillet Throwing Contest, and the Cow Chip Throwing Contest, to be held as part of the 32nd annual Hillbilly Days Festival in Lebanon, Missouri, June 16th-19th. This weekend-long event will take place in downtown Lebanon and Bennett Spring State Park. Proceeds from most games and food sales at this year's Festival will benefit The American Cancer Society.
French Heritage Festival June 11-12, 2005 in Ste. Genevieve Missouri Where Colonial French America Still Lives
Tue, 31 May 2005, 03:28 EST Edited by Carly Zander
STE. GENEVIEVE, MO - May 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Colonial French America comes alive at the French Heritage Festival in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, on June 11-12, 2005, French Colonial Ste. Genevieve, Inc., French Heritage Society, and The Charron Institute, announced today.
From Restaurant Dreamer to Restaurant Owner: Thousands of Americans Start Their Own Restaurants
Wed, 11 May 2005, 06:30 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
PARKVILLE, MO - May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In 2004, more than 57,000 business licenses were issued for new restaurants nationwide. Applying for a business license is often the first step that turns a restaurant dreamer into a restaurant owner. 'Restaurant Startup & Growth' magazine tracks these statistics since the magazine is written exclusively for this entrepreneurial group.
The Diabetic Sock Store Helps Make Caring for Diabetic Feet Easier Than Ever by Focusing Solely on Footwear Designed for the Needs of People With Diabetes
Wed, 23 Mar 2005, 02:05 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
KANSAS CITY, MO /Send2Press Newswire/ -- A Kansas City based company, The Diabetic Sock Store, helps make caring for diabetic feet easier than ever before by focusing solely on footwear products designed specifically for the needs of people with diabetes. People with diabetes have special needs when it comes to choosing their footwear. The right socks can be the first layer of protection against infection and abrasions that can lead to serious problems down the road.
By News Article Editor: Carly Zander
Novell SLES9 to Desktop - S2D - New Linux Terminal Services Distribution
The first terminal service bundle of its kind
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Dec. 10, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Lumen Software (www.lumensoftware.com) has announced the release of its new line of "maintenance free" Linux terminal services solutions, S2D(tm) for Novell's SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (SLES9). This is the first terminal service bundle of its kind created for SLES 9, Novell's EAL 4+ security rated operating system.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
'I've Always Wanted My Own Restaurant' Say Thousands of Americans Who Are Acting on Their Dreams
PARKVILLE, MO - August 12, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- From January to June, 2004, more than 25,000 business licenses were issued nationwide for new restaurants. These business licenses represent the first step for thousands of Americans who have dreamed of opening a restaurant. It's an important statistic for "Restaurant Startup & Growth" to track since the magazine is written exclusively for this entrepreneurial group.
By News Article Editor: Christopher Laird Simmons
New Magazine Targets Restaurant Startups - Finally! A Magazine for New Restaurateurs
PARKVILLE, MO - July 12, 2004 /Send2Press Newswire/ -- New restaurateurs now have a magazine to call
their own. "Restaurant Startup & Growth" (www.restaurantowner.com) is written for a segment long
ignored by the hospitality industry -- those thousands of Americans who dream of opening their own
restaurants, whether it's a neighborhood pizzeria or an expensive steakhouse. In fact, more than
36,000 new restaurants opened last year in the United States - and nearly three-fourths of them were
independent units, not chain restaurants.
[News Article Editor: Christopher Simmons, Senior News Editor]
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ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI - Sept. 23, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Elder care
has replaced childcare as the number one issue that baby-boomers in this
country struggle with everyday. Long-term care is one of those topics that
we would rather avoid than discuss. Finally, one of the nation's leading
long-term care experts has had the courage and passion to bridge the
information gap. Valerie VanBooven RN, BSN, CMC, professional speaker,
author and long-term care expert is about to release her latest book,
"Aging Answers: Secrets to Successful Long-Term Care Planning, Caregiving,
and Crisis Management."
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AUTHOR BRIDGES THE INFORMATION GAP: AN OUTSTANDING LOOK AT EVERYTHING RELATED TO LONG-TERM CARE
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI - Aug. 25, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- Author Valerie
VanBooven RN, BSN, CMC is about to release her upcoming book, "Aging
Answers: Secrets to Successful Long-Term Care Planning, Caregiving, and
Crisis Management". Valerie is the national long-term care expert for
Assistguide.com, as well as a professional speaker, and professional
geriatric care manager. Her new book addresses all of the questions and
concerns that seniors, caregivers, and adult children of aging parents
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