Friday, March 17, 2017

Kansas City Top O' The Morning News Links



Lucy Pinder and her enduring hotness start this top o' the morning collection of Kansas City local news links as we countdown to happy hour. Take a look:


Home Team Against The Odds

Kansas City Royals 2017 season preview: Turn out the lights when the party is over

The Royals are entering a pivotal year and it could mark the end of their successful run

Kansas City Urban Core Redux

Paseo Gateway plan earns a needed approval to help improve housing east of downtown

An area bounded by Eighth and Ninth streets, The Paseo and Woodland Avenue has been declared blighted and approved to proceed with a general redevelopment plan. Kansas City's Planned Industrial Expansion Authority on Thursday accepted blight findings from Belke Appraisal & Consulting.

Rock Chalk To Cowtown Tech Connection

KU event to connect hundreds of students with KC startups

To boost Kansas City's growing startup community, the University of Kansas is hosting an event hoping to connect students with future employer prospects. Set for 2:00 p.m. on April 11, the KU Startup Job and Internship Fair expects to host about 200 students and over 20 area startups to connect and learn from presentations.

Hand Up Amid Northland Harsh Times

Community helps veteran after home damaged in fire

KANSAS CITY - An early morning fire at the Northland mobile home park destroyed the home of an Army veteran on Thursday. The community has stepped up to help him by donating items, setting up a GoFundMe page, and boarding up his home for free. ------ Tom Dempsey can be reached at Tom.Dempsey@KSHB.com.

All-American Footballer Celebration

Sporting Kansas City's Dom Dwyer becomes United States citizen

Dom Dwyer is now a United States citizen. The England-born Sporting Kansas City forward took the Oath of Allegiance during his naturalization ceremony at a court house in Kansas City, Missouri on Thursday. Dwyer, 26, has lived in the United States since 2009 and has held a green card since 2012.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

4 Comments:

Anonymous said...

A well-known Kansas City community activist is now facing felony charges – accused of stealing money from an anti-crime nonprofit organization he helped found.


LOL going to cover this one today?

Anonymous said...

Maybe Alonzo can check him out.

Anonymous said...

Who's the duck face blonde at the top of the right sidebar just above Slie James?

Anonymous said...

Al Brooks?