We're inspired by hottie Allison and her loving embrace of the Instagram side-gig economy as we check some of the top Kansas City news links right now . . .
Keeping Kansas City Urban Core Secure
Avenue Angels help apprehend man wanted on a federal warrant
La Migra Break After Alleged Hate Crime
Since her husband was killed last year in the Austins Bar & Grill shooting in Olathe, Sunayana Dumala has faced what thousands of other Indian immigrants have faced: challenges with the U.S. immigration system. Just this last week, she got some good news.
Kansas Works To Keep Water Clean
Dry cleaning can leave a really big mess behind. One of the largest plumes of toxic dry cleaning waste ever discovered in Kansas is just south of Wichita, and state environmental officials are working to make sure people in the plume's path have clean drinking water.
Midtown Working Space Revealed
Carol Espinosa bears a striking grin as she bounds up the steps to the rejuvenation area at Freedom Interiors. Palpable excitement beams through her voice. "This is possibly my favorite part of the showroom," she says, pointing out the lush green carpeting, comfy seating and 360-degree view of the renovated space at 4000 Washington St.
Can Jock Guv Save The Planet???
CLOSE ST. LOUIS (AP) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is urging the Environmental Protection Agency to let the state take care of pollution concerns in its own lakes and reservoirs.
Meet Local Foodies Behind The scenes
By Natalie Gallagher, photos by Zach Bauman Describe it on a resume: "I Introduce the best new products to restaurants at certain price points, help cultivate cocktail and wine lists and educate staff on wine and spirits." Biggest misconception about your job? "That I do nothing but drink all day long.
JoCo Police Doggie Calls It Quits
Lenexa police SOURCE: Lenexa police A retired K-9 officer from the Lenexa, Kansas, Police Department has died. Lenexa police announced Tuesday that Diesel died. He retired in 2015 after eight years of service. Police said Diesel helped make 63 drug finds, seized $77,000, and tracked down 35 criminal suspects.
Mondo Cozmo - Plastic Soul is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .