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Kansas City First Friday @ The Library
Gallery exhibits. Kids' activities. Music. Munchies. The Library again makes a place on First Friday for the entire family. Exhibits: The Genevieve Guldner Gallery offers Main Street , spotlighting the works of acclaimed Kansas City photographer Mike Sinclair. The Rocky and Gabriella Mountain Gallery features the traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibition Things Come Apart .
Home Team In Transition
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.
Kansas City Rolling Tribute To Soldiers
The program allows all area veterans to use RideKC fixed-route bus service for free with a RideKC Veterans Pass. Identification cards are available through Veterans Community Project, 8900 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64131, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Everybody Hates Mayor Holland???
A five-way Unified Government mayoral race tops the list of elections that voters will decide this August and November in Wyandotte County. Municipal government, sheriff, community college, school board and Board of Public Utility seats are open this year. An Aug. 1 primary will narrow the field for most races with more than two candidates.
The Weekend According To McTavish
There are times for quietness and humility. This weekend isn't one of those times. Loud and proud things to do over the next few days include dynamic declarations of personal identity, a titanic celebration of great American rock bands and overt demonstrations of spirit-lifting silliness, from riding horses that aren't really there to whipped pie bubble blowing.
Foo Fighters - Run is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .