AND WE'RE BACK!!!
Lindsay and her legacy of online hotness inspires this return to the local discourse and a quick collection of all the top news stories this morning. Take a peek:
The Downtown Agenda This Week
Here is the highlight reel of what's happening in Downtown KC from Monday to Sunday, July 31-Aug. 6: Branford Marsalis Quartet, featuring guest vocalist Kurt Elling, will light up Downtown in a special performance at 7 p.m. Monday in the Muriel Kauffman Theatre at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
Local LGBT History
Kansas City played a significant role in the battle to protect the rights of gays and lesbians. A planned documentary called "The Ordinance Project" will chronicle the little-known story of local efforts in the 1990s to pass civil-rights protections based on sexual orientation and HIV-status.
Kansas City Police Academy Hijinks
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - More than 90 people were put through the physical agility test at the Kansas City Regional Police Academy on Sunday. It's one of several tests they have to pass to become a Kansas City Police Department officer. The men and women have to complete the obstacle course in less than 3 minutes and 36 seconds.
Celebrate The Local Stacks
Libraries were Quinton Lucas' salvation. The Kansas City councilman offered a moving tribute to libraries in general, and the Kansas City Public Library in particular, at a recent event at which the city and the Library were presented a 2017 LibraryAware Community Award.
KCMO Global Climate Change!!!
Rain will be possible mid-week.
Future - You Da Baddest ft. Nicki Minaj is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .