Tag: Martin City Community Improvement District

How The Local Library Is Helping Small Businesses
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How The Local Library Is Helping Small Businesses

Many people think the local public library is great for kids and seniors but most of them don’t realize the important role it plays in the lives of small business owners and entrepreneurs. In addition to books and multimedia on creating and running a business, local public libraries often offer space for meetings and training, giving...

Fall Tips From Martin City Animal Hospital
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Fall Tips From Martin City Animal Hospital

Ahhh… the dog days of summer. Everyone knows that spring and summer are when we need to worry about fleas, ticks and heartworm disease. But did you know that fall is actually the worst time of year for dog and cat parasites? At the Martin City Animal Hospital, Dr. Libby Robertson says she sees many...

Veterans Are Being Cared For In Martin City!
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Veterans Are Being Cared For In Martin City!

When we first walked into Loving Arms Adult Day Care, located at 13856 Wyandotte St. in Martin City, an elderly man was giving out free haircuts to fellow seniors, which is nothing out of the ordinary. “He says he wants his men to look good,” says owner Debbie Hartsell––referring to the man with the shears...

Welcome, MC Crossfit!
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Welcome, MC Crossfit!

Friday, May 12th, members of the Martin City Community Improvement District and the South Kansas City Chamber of Commerce officially welcomed MC Crossfit to Martin City! MC Crossfit held an Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at their new location at 201 West 135th Street and we were excited to have Kansas City’s 6th District Council members, Scott...

Martin City CID Hires New Executive Director
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Martin City CID Hires New Executive Director

The Martin City Community Improvement District (MCCID) has hired Marla Duck to be the new Executive Director of the district. Duck replaces Missy Wilson who recently accepted a position as the City of Raytown’s Economic Development Administrator after four years of service to the CID. The Martin City CID is a 300 + acre business...

Recreation Options In Martin City
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Recreation Options In Martin City

Martin City may be famous for its restaurants but did you know there are also plenty of fun recreational activities in town that you and your kids can get involved in? Here are a few of our favorites: Beach Volleyball With 16 sand volleyball courts and an awesome deck, bar & grill, you don’t even have...

2017 Irishpalooza Wrap-Up!
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2017 Irishpalooza Wrap-Up!

The 30th Annual Irishpalooza St. Patrick’s festivities in Martin City kicked off Sunday, March 12th following the 5th annual Whiskey Run 5k race. It was a CHILLY day, to say the least, but thankfully, the weather didn’t stop people from coming out to play! After the early morning race, it went to the dogs… the...

2017 Martin City Whiskey Run 5K Wrap-Up!
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2017 Martin City Whiskey Run 5K Wrap-Up!

BIG Thank you to everyone who participated in our 5th Annual Whiskey Run 5K in Martin City on March 12th! The Whiskey Run 5K race was held on at 8:30 a.m., March 12 (Irishpalooza day) in front of KC Running Company in Martin City. Over 800 registered runners and walkers braved the freezing cold weather to come out and...

Martin City Animal Hospital Takes Stress Out Of Vet Visits!
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Martin City Animal Hospital Takes Stress Out Of Vet Visits!

If you’re a pet owner, you know most dogs and cats aren’t crazy about going to the vet. In most cases, vet visits are stressful at best. They often mean a scary new environment, slick floors, other stressed out animals and strangers poking and prodding your pet. Even the most laid back of dogs can become stressed visiting the...