Hottie Cara begins our Kansas City early morning as we take a peek at these top links for Tuesday. Checkit:
City Hall PRETENDS To Pay Attention
The Public Improvements Advisory Committee (PIAC), in cooperation with the Mayor and City Council, will be holding public hearings across the city. These hearings are being held so that the Committee and Council can hear from citizens about the city's public improvements needs.
Help Find This Dude . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Trenton, Missouri Police Department has issued an endangered person advisory for missing man Tanner Ward. The Missouri Highway Patrol said Ward, 19, left his mother's residence in the 1200 block of East 12th Street in Trenton, Missouri on June 7 at 5 p.m.
Kansas Stands Up For Israel
Kansas Votes to Ban BDS from State BusinessThe Jewish Press | Hana Levi Julian | 19 Sivan 5777 - June 13, 2017 | JewishPress.com
Kansas State lawmakers voted 116 to 9 last week in the House and 36 to 3 in the Kansas State Senate last Wednesday to ban the state from conducting any business with firms that cooperate with the Boycott, Divest & Sanctions campaign against Israel.
Show-Me More Big Pharma Push Back
Two national child advocacy organizations have filed a federal lawsuit against the Missouri Department of Social Services, alleging that children in the state's foster care system are over-prescribed psychotropic medications with little oversight. "They're prescribed off-label, to control behaviors," said Bill Grimm, an attorney for the National Center for Youth Law, which filed the lawsuit on Monday.
Border War Double Take
Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk would like to rekindle the Tigers' rivalry with Kansas. As reported by The Kansas City Star's Tod Palmer on Monday, Sterk said Mizzou is "certainly open to that," when describing the school's mindset about playing the Jayhawks once more in football, basketball and other sports.
More Kansas City Water Trouble
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- "I'm so stressed out right now. I can't do nothing. I can't cook, I can't bathe my baby and his sister. I can barely clean up my place. Boiling water to clean up is not the way you're supposed to live," said a infuriated Essence Gordon.
Scary Metro Buzz
Watch: Helicopter's low flight over Weatherby Lake draws spectators A low-flying helicopter over Weatherby Lake on Monday night drew concerns from neighbors that it was having technical problems. A low-flying helicopter over Weatherby Lake drew concerns from neighbors that it was having technical problems. The helicopter was seen flying very low over the lake before 9 p.m.
Public TV Booze news
Order Up| Crane Brewing Company's Orange Gose
The Weeknd - Secrets is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .