The Howe Twins and their take on a family biz inspires a double take and some more Kansas City MSM news links. Checkit:
Kansas City Bidding Game Redux
Judging by an editorial from The Kansas City Star , the City Council is now engaged in crafting a second request for proposals to build a new airport terminal or perhaps even renovate the structures there now. This is good news; the process up to this point has moved in fits and starts, and according to one councilman, was " really weird."
Low Budget Local Fly-By
Allegiant Air is catering to Kansas City travelers after announcing new low-cost, nonstop flights between Kansas City International Airport (Code: MCI) and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (Code: AZA). Fares will be as low as $45, and flights will operate twice a week beginning Oct. 4.
Groundbreaking Former KC Footballer
A former offensive tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs and New England Patriots is opening up about his personal life in a new interview with Outsports. Ryan O'Callaghan spent five seasons in the NFL. O'Callaghan said he had always used football as a way to hide his true self from the world.
Newspaper Discovers Motorcycles
Three Kansas City-area motorcyclists have died since May 2017 on dangerously fast sport bikes. The Institute for Highway Safety reports that riders on super sportbikes die at a rate nearly four times higher than riders of other types of motorcycles.
Celebrate Kansas City Wiener!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A new specialty hot dog inspired by a legendary Negro League baseball player will debut at the 2017 Heart of America Hot Dog Festival. The "El Maestro" dog is named in honor of Martin Dihigo, a Cuban-born player who began his professional career in 1923.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .