Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Kansas City 4th Of July 2017 First News

Jordan hotness inspires a celebration of American Independence even if she's German. And now for more than a few links to start out Tuesday. Checkit:

Rolling With More Kansas City Crime

KC police looking for suspects in multiple motorcycle thefts

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Police need your help identifying suspects and locating stolen motorcycles from around the city. Police say two men captured in a surveillance video near 10th and Wyandotte, loaded a motorcycle onto a trailer and drove away. The thieves stealing the bike while cars passed and people walked by.

Big Bucks For KCMO Front Porch

Union Station receives $200,000 from Harry Wilson Loose Trust for expansion project

The station is now about $200,000 away from completing the financing for the $8.4 million project.

Blue Springs Burning Down

Blue Springs house fire likely ignited by fireworks, leaving family's home a total loss

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. -- Firefighters say a neighbor's fireworks are likely to blame for a house fire in Blue Springs over the weekend. It happened on Northeast 3rd Street. Family members said they believe the home is a total loss. "There's not one room that's not completely destroyed," said Chuck Coppenbarger, whose mother lived at the house.

Firecracker Check Across State Line

KCKFD inspectors working to keep fireworks stands safe

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kansas City, Kansas Fire Department inspectors are working late to keep the more than 40 fireworks stands in the city in compliance. There are a few things stands can't sell: bottle rockets sky rockets missile-type rockets unmanned aerial lanterns When inspectors like Kelli Littlefield show up, they make sure stands are a proper distance away, fire extinguishers are present and no prohibited items are being sold.

Locals Against Progressive Agenda (Sorta)

Progressive Insurance denies metro couple's claim after driver crashes into their two parked cars

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A young Kansas City couple recently became victims twice. The first time was when a driver crashed into both their cars parked in their driveway, totaling them. The second time was when that driver's insurance company refused to pay for the damage.

Clucking Victory

Fried chicken restaurant orders up another area location - Kansas City Business Journal

A Louisiana-based fried chicken chain has ordered up another area location. Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers broke ground on its fourth Kansas City-area restaurant at 8771 N. Ambassador Drive near Zona Rosa and plans an October opening. The restaurant made its first foray into the Kansas City metro in May 2016, with a location in Blue Springs.

Home Team Win Streak Cont'd

Kennedy's strong outing, Moose's homer lift Royals over Mariners 3-1 | FOX Sports

SEATTLE - Ian Kennedy allowed one run pitching into the seventh inning, Mike Moustakas and Alex Gordon both hit solo home runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Monday night. Kennedy (3-6) won his third straight decision with one of his best performances of the season.

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1 Comment:

Anonymous said...

So Union Station is now doing what the opposition said they would do when they asked for a Bi State TAX. They said that if they got the money to fix it there would be just general maintenance from then on. LIARS