Classic Candice inspires this afternoon look at all of the wortwhile local MSM links. Checkit:
Kansas City Airfield Legacy
August 17 Marks the 90th Anniversary of the Dedication of What Is Today Known As the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport. Because of Its Location at the Confluence of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers, the Airport Was Originally Called peninsula Field.
More Bidding Debate
KCI Hometown Team accused of misleading with 'apples to strawberries' cost comparisons - Kansas City Business Journal
The Burns & McDonnell-led Hometown Team held a news conference Wednesday to challenge as "simply not true" an AECOM team's claim that its single-terminal airport proposal would cost less. But AECOM team representatives accused their rival of "purposely misleading people."
Show-Me Confederate Travel Guide
A Missouri man has been identified as a white supremacist after he was identified in a video of last weekend's Charlottesville, Va., rally. Clark Canepa, 21, is shown holding a tiki torch and chanting alongside white nationalists, "You will not replace us!" Canepa appears a few seconds into a Vice News short documentary.
Fair Play To KCMO Monument Detractors
KANSAS CITY -- A request to remove a monument on Ward Parkway that honors the "Loyal Women of the Old South" is prompting people to stop and consider whether it's offensive. The memorial at 55th and Ward Parkway has stood in Kansas City for 83 years.
Fake News From Park Hill
A mistaken report of someone with a gun prompted multiple schools in the Park Hill School District to be placed on lockdown.
One More Local Bus Delay
RideKC's transit services will halt briefly Monday while bus and taxi drivers pull over during the total solar eclipse. With the the solar eclipse to leave parts of Kansas City in total darkness, RideKC announced it would suspend service to ensure the safety of RideKC bus and RideKC Freedom passengers.
Gut Busting Cowtown Party District Fare
New ice house concept at Power & Light District will feature Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que (on Sundays too)
A unique dining and drinking concept, entirely new to Kansas City, is coming to the Kansas City Power & Light District next spring. County Line Ice House will feature the smoked meats Joe's Kansas City has made famous, as well as burgers, tacos, and ice cold beer, served in a casual indoor and outdoor environment from the Back Napkin Restaurant Group.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .