We celebrate classic Leanne hotness on #TBT Thanksgiving as we do the prep work and offer up this collection of Kansas City mainstream media links for the morning. Take a peek:
Check The Kansas City Weekend List
After family and friends and turkey and football and a nap and more football, there's still more stuff to be thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend. Namely, the wonderful world of local live entertainment, including music, theater and good causes to support.
Sketching The KC Aviation Future
Officials we talked to with Edgemoor say the new KCI will cut congestion in half.
Kansas City Hip-Hop For The Holidays
The temperature outside may have been in the low 40s Wednesday evening, but Gates Plaza at 12th and Brooklyn was on fire. Rapper Tech N9ne headlined Twelfth Street Heritage Development Corporation's annual Santa's Wonderland toy give-away with the help of Strange Music label mate Krizz Kaliko and national recording artist MAJOR.
Kansas City Fire Dude Advice: SMOKE DETECTOR COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE!!!
KANSAS CITY -- Firefighters pulled two people out of a burning house Wednesday morning in Midtown. Both were later pronounced dead at the hospital. It happened at 42nd Street and Locust Avenue, where the fire marshal says the tragedy easily could have been prevented.
Laughing Off Football Frustration
Were it not for the Los Angeles Chargers completely manhandling the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, the AFC West would have been embarrassed by everyone in the division. The Kansas City Chiefs got beat by a one win team, the Oakland Raiders were taken to the woodshed by the Patriots in Mexico, and the Broncos lost their sixth straight game.
Check Old School Plaza Pix
88th Annual Country Club Plaza Lighting set for Thanksgiving night
Fear KCMO Grinch Crew
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- There are some Grinches at work in the metro, and they're on the naughty list. Police said there have been multiple reports of people stealing Christmas decorations and damaging property. As Fox 4's Melissa Stern reports, victims want these Grinches caught, and some have surveillance footage they're hoping will help identify the thieves.
Golden Ghetto Street Fire
Intense video of a car fire in Johnson County. The fire was captured by a firefighter serving the Fire District One of Johnson County.
Increased Local Hatching Options
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- What if we told you C-sections are more preventable than you think? Or that more options exist about how you choose to bring your baby into the world? Experts tell Fox 4 that women are really educating themselves on this topic -- so much so, the popularity of "natural" births is increasing at a rate of about 1 percent per year since 2010.
Kansas City Traffic Big Picture
Experts say this Thanksgiving will be the most traveled in a dozen years. More than 50 million Americans will drive, fly or take a train somewhere to celebrate.
Billy Gibbons from ZZ Top @ Darly Hall's House "I Thank You" is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .