Tonight we conclude with a quick round-up of our local news scene tonight and renewed tribute to the angelic hotness of Candice and how it has influenced our culture for better and worse . . .
Kansas City Old School Party Place
As part of our Uncovering History Project, the Midtown KC Post is taking a look at the 1940 tax assessment photos of each block in Midtown. This post from our archives (originally posted in March of 2016) features homes on the 3900 block of Central in the Heart of Westport neighborhood.
Distress Down By The River
Water rescue crews dispatched to Riverfront Park to check reports of swimmers in the Missouri River No injuries were reported The Kansas City Fire Department was called to launch a water rescue for reported swimmers in distress in the Missouri River Sunday evening. The incident happened around 6 p.m.
Doggie Breeder Crackdown Coming Soon
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Some Kansas lawmakers and animal welfare advocates are holding up a bill increasing fees on pet stores, breeders and kennels in hopes that they can also pass more stringent oversight of breeders. House and Senate negotiators couldn't agree last week on a bill increasing fees and oversight.
Show-Me More Dark Money Missouri Fear
This year's legislative session has seen its fair share of political infighting and personal squabbles among legislators. Gov. Eric Greitens has tangled with more than one legislator, and a non-profit established to support his agenda even published a senator's personal cell phone number.
Rock Chalk Po-Po Protection
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A new law signed Friday by Kansas GOP Gov. Sam Brownback enhances penalties for those who commit crimes against police officers. Lawmakers in the House and Senate worked this week to pass the bill so Brownback could sign it Friday in honor of Kansas Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Day.
The Downtown Hype Machine Grinds On
Here is the highlight reel of what's happening in Downtown Kansas City - from Monday to Sunday, May 8-14: Crossroads KC - It's a sure sign of spring, when concert listings from Crossroads KC top the list of What's Happening in KC.
Kansas City Royals Stay Losing
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Mike Clevinger and four relievers combined for a one-hitter as the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Sunday. Carlos Santana had three hits, including an RBI single in the fifth that followed Yan Gomes' double for the game's only run.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .