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Right now we offer tribute to Jesikah Maximus and all of the important Kansas City MSM links that are worth considering this afternoon. Take a look:
Hipster Guide For The Holidays
Courtesy of Cinder Block Brewery Monday, November 27 As noted in our updated column from last week, Rye's grand opening on the Plaza (4646 J.C. Nichols Parkway) has been moved to today. So go forth and get fried chicken, minus the drive to Leawood.
Kansas City Job Winning
Michael Collins will resign as CEO of Port KC effective Jan. 2 to accept a new position with JE Dunn Construction. "I am honored and truly blessed to have served in my current role for seven years," Collins said in a release Monday.
Searching For Kansas City Justice
For Jacqueline Bass, this year's Thanksgiving dinner was particularly difficult. The large family fest included turkey, ham, macaroni and cheese, mustard greens, chitterlings and fruit salad, but there was a void. It was her son, Kendrick D. Anderson. "He would've been making us all laugh," Bass said.
More Deets On Giving Away Kansas City
Developer of Paragon Star project asks KC to give 95 acres of land to Lee's Summit to help future expansion
LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. -- A Lee's Summit developer building a multi-million dollar soccer complex has run into a snag - some of the land needed for the project is in Kansas City. So they are offering a unique proposal. The developer of Paragon Star is asking Kansas City to give Lee's Summit 95 acres of land.
Local Gun Take Back Winning
Authorities recovered stolen guns from a truck after an early morning foot chase with a 14-year-old suspect, Raytown police say. Officers were called about 5 a.m. Monday to a home in the 11000 block of East 56 Terrace after the resident's pickup truck had been stolen during the early morning hours.
Talking Cowtown History
The worn-slick saddle encased in Plexiglas is not a standard fixture of the Kansas City Public Library's grand, marbled entry hall. But it's not out of place, either, considering that the stately former First National Bank building, which opened in 1886, is a monument to how cosmopolitan the cattle industry once made our town.
Football Frustration Talking Points
KANSAS CITY,Mo. -- After the Chiefs third loss in a row Sunday, some of the team's leaders shared their thoughts with Fox 4. The Chiefs who began their season 5-0 are now 6-5. Head coach Andy Reid "That's my responsibility when the offense starts that slow. I'll go back and look at that.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .