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Celebrate Local Wonder Women Of Tech
This coming weekend, Kansas City will host over 100 women coders from around the Midwest for an immersive, two-day workshop. The second annual workshop Django Girls is an international non-profit organization that is organized locally by Kansas City Women in Technology.
Fear Kansas City Homecoming
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police in Kansas City are searching for the person who stole a truck and crashed it into a home near 102nd and Blue Ridge Wednesday morning. FOX 4's John Pepitone spoke with a resident who was in his bedroom when the truck crashed into his living room.
Cooling centers will open their doors across the Kansas City metro area to help people escape the brunt of the heat wave that is targeting the region the rest of the week. With the Kansas City area under an excessive heat warning through Saturday evening, the YMCA of Greater Kansas City announced that all of its locations are available to those needing to cool down.
Cruel Summer For JoCo Wedding Season
SHAWNEE, Kan. -- Police are investigating an overnight break-in along Shawnee Mission Parkway. This is now the third area break-in police responded to within the last two weeks. The most recent happened at Laura's Couture Collection around 3 a.m. Police arrived to find the back door forced open.
Show-Me Secret Cash
Republican Gov. Eric Greitens' nonprofit has donated $250,000 to a political action committee created to help stave off efforts by labor unions to repeal Missouri's right-to-work law. The source of the money given Monday to Missourians for Worker Freedom is unknown, The Kansas City Star reported.
A Lesson In Golden Ghetto Money
If you weren't paying really close attention to the oral arguments in the Gannon v. Kansas school funding case before the Kansas Supreme Court on Tuesday, you probably missed a little question from Justice Dan Biles about a provision of the new school funding formula that exclusively benefits two Johnson County districts.
Kansas City Doggie Park Party
Downtown KC is about to become the home of Kansas City's newest off-leash dog park at West Terrace Park, 750 Pennsylvania, and you are invited to join in the fun! You are and your pup(s) are invited to join KC Parks for grand opening Yappy Hour beginning at 4 p.m.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .