TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! FACT: WE SHOULDN'T FORGET WESTPORT VIOLENCE OVER THE WEEKEND TOO!!!
Violent teen flash mob violence on the Country Club Plaza has become a longstanding fact of life but now it seems that the Midtown Kansas City ruckus is gaining notice in another party district just as we predicated last year.
To wit . . .
KANSAS CITY INSIDERS GENTLY REMIND US THAT WESTPORT FACED A BIT OF A RUCKUS THIS WEEKEND AS WELL!!!
Supporting facts . . .
- The so-called Westport Renaissance is a myth and our blog has covered club shootings and stabbings there last Summer and pretty consistently over the years. Only marketing hype and bar talk among aging hipsters holds out hope for a Midtown bar revival.
- TKC EXCLUSIVE: On Saturday, the talk among Kansas City Insiders is that authorities and security forces were divided among violent teen flash mobs on the Plaza and more than a bit of bar crowd ruckus in Westport.
- TKC EXCLUSIVE: Social media requests urgently ask us to note shooting in Westport last night amid a spate of deadly weekend violence.
For these reasons and a few more, it's important to fact check myths about a Westport Renaissance and realize that the aging hipster party district faces the same challenges as most other spots within the urban core.
Developing . . .