Thursday, July 20, 2017


Jordan Carver will always be our favorite and tonight she inspires this review of some of the better Kansas City MSM links for right now . . .

City Hall Debt Forgiveness

Kansas City's American Jazz Museum Still Owes $150,000 To Festival Vendors

The American Jazz Museum still has about $150,000 in outstanding vendor bills. That's despite catching up on payments to the musicians who played at the Kansas City Jazz and Heritage Festival over Memorial Day weekend. On Wednesday, executive director Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner updated the city's finance and audit committee.

Dead-Tree Railroad Job

Why is Sen. Jerry Moran always running scared?

The U.S. senator from Kansas holds one of the safest seats in the country and could be a leader in the mold of Bob Dole or a maverick like Nancy Kassebaum. Instead, this week he took one step toward a more independent approach to his job, then two steps back.

In Praise of Hobo Hangouts

Bridging the Great Digital Divide

"To build up a library is to create a life." - Carlos MarĂ­a Dominguez, writer and journalist Explore this four-part video series, Libraries Out Loud, on Wednesdays in July on Then tune-in to hear the four heads of the library system discuss the series during a special Kansas City Week in Review at 7:30 p.m.

Local Upscale Enclave Latino

Brookside Barrio, a Mexican Kitchen & Bar, to Open in Former Julian Space

A longtime restaurant hot spot in Kansas City will soon have a new tenant. Brookside Barrio, a Mexican Kitchen & Bar plans to open at 6227 Brookside Plaza in the former home of Celina Tio's Julian, which closed in early July.

Kansas City Crunch Time

Kansas City Royals: Time for Royals to decide who they are

The non-waiver trade deadline is fast approaching. On Monday, July 31st at 5pm central time, many players will have changed teams and changed cities. Leading up to the All-Star break, the Royals brass was confident that the team could be buyers at the deadline.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

Wow!! Just what KC needed. Another Mexican restaurant.

Anonymous said...

^^^ Lulz.

Doesn't Brookside/Waldo already have like 3 within a 5 minute drive of one another?

Don Cardinal said...

20 dollar tacos

Anonymous said...

old fart senators seem all the same and with qualities that are not particularly admirable .

they just want to remain club members and enjoy their club. mission, purpose, courage, leadership, those are secondary.