And so we celebrate Lucy hotness not only to pay tribute to the new trend of "body acceptance" that's all the rage among the hotties of Instagram but also because the Internets offers nearly infinite variety. Accordingly, check some of the top local links today.
Teaching Moment: Shuttlecocks
Did you know each sculpture weighs over 5000 pounds?
KCI Stays Winning
KCI Airport Reports 37th Consecutive Month of Passenger Growth Kansas City, MO - infoZine - The City of Kansas City, MO Aviation Department reports that 1,038,206 passengers arrived and departed through Kansas City International Airport's gates in May, a 3.9-percent increase from May 2016. May passenger boardings were up 4.0 percent, with a total of 530,826.
No Luck For Kansas
Governor's veto blocks lottery vending machines in Kansas Measure had strong bipartisan support He vetoed a bill this week that had strong bipartisan support and declared that an expansion of state-run gambling would hurt the poor the most. Lottery officials had worked for months to get lawmakers to pass the bill authorizing vending machine sales.
Local Reading Winning
Kansas City named 'All-America City' for its Turn the Page KC reading crusade
Celebrate KCFD First Responder Recovery
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City firefighter is recovering after he suffered a heat stroke during training on June 10. In a press release sent on Saturday, the Kansas City Fire Department said the firefighter was admitted to an intensive care unit and was in a medically induced coma until early this morning.
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