Lacey Banghard recently retired from modeling but on the #TBT we celebrate her online legacy of hotness and take a peek at some of the top local links today.
Will Kansas City Keep Sidewalk Promise???
KANSAS CITY - The ball is rolling to begin much-needed sidewalk repairs in Kansas City. "We've been here about 25 years and the sidewalk has been in this condition ever since we've lived here," Theresa Textor said. She showed 41 Action News the cracked, extremely uneven sidewalk in front of her home in Brookside, calling it "a really dangerous situation."
Local Big Biz Stays Winning
Five Kansas City-area companies made Forbes' 2017 ranking of America's Largest Private Companies, sorted by revenue. The highest-ranked area company was Overland Park-based Lansing Trade Group LLC, which came in at No. 75 with $5 billion in revenue. Here are the companies that followed: Kansas City-based Hallmark Cards Inc. at No.
Celebrate Kansas City Rehab
A new center in Kansas City is hoping to help people suffering from drug addictions.
Dead-Tree Human Rights Toilet Humor
Talking about poop is an indelicate way to begin a column. But let's do it anyway because there's no more powerful way to get your attention about the ongoing crisis at the Jackson County jail than that ugly, smelly, disgusting pile of human feces.
JoCo Sewers Stay Losing, Too
Some homeowners in Roeland Park are worried about two sinkholes that have formed around storm sewer pipes in recent weeks. The holes near 57th Street and Roeland Drive are small but still large enough to create a falling hazard for adults.
Kansas City Works It Out
That was the question I asked myself amongst a crowd of about 200 local entrepreneurs, artists, government officials, nonprofit workers and community members who gathered Wednesday at the spacious Plexpod: Westport Commons to set the world record for the most people coworking in one place at the same time.
KCPD Temp Top Cop Signs-Off
Chief David Zimmerman has served as Interim Chief of Police of the Kansas City Missouri Police Department (and author of this blog) during the last three months during the search and hiring process for a new chief. Major Richard C. Smith will be sworn in as the new Chief at 9:30 a.m.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .