Tonight we collect some of the top reading material for our blog community inspired by Jasmine hotness and body of work. Take a peek:
Kansas City Blight Fight Cont'd
An abandoned hotel that some call a very large eyesore is about to be torn down. It's the old Ramada odd of I-435 and Front Street. Its windows are broken. Squatters are in and out. There have been three fires there in the last few months.
Housing Crisis Inside The Loop
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The number of affordable housing units available in downtown Kansas City is expected to dramatically decrease over the next 5 years. The reason? The expiration of tax credits used to develop affordable housing. Many of the buildings in downtown Kansas City were developed before 2008, meaning their credits will expire in the next several years.
KCMO Drug War Continues ...
A man who was carrying a gun when he was spotted smoking marijuana outside the bus station in Kansas City pleaded guilty to a federal gun charge Wednesday. Caleb C. Sheridan pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Kansas City to being a felon in possession of a firearm.
DREAM IT'S OVER!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The uncertain future for those protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, otherwise known as DACA, has thousands of men, women and children nervous. Metro business owner Zaid Consuegra is among them. "My mother was the original DREAMer. She wanted something better for herself and my family," Consuegra said.
Suburban Crime Spree Push Back
ROELAND PARK, Kan. -- Theft is the number one problem facing thousands of business owners and homeowners in northeast Johnson County. One city is taking new action to help stop thieves in their tracks. Officer Trevor Harrison joined the Roeland Park Police Department a year ago.
Nasty Kansas City Critter Report
Some of the city's tiniest, most helpless animals need your help. They're the 'bottle babies' of KC Pet Project. Right now, they're in foster care with special needs. They're the itty bittiest of babies with no mom to care for them. They need special food, supplies, and people to step in.
Local Promo Sound Report
instagram.com/thecompanykc Since its formation less than two years ago, heavy music label The Company has released five vinyl LPs, two cassette tapes, and two compact discs from the heaviest of the heavy in Kansas City, including Keef Mountain, Hyborian, Youngblood Supercult, and more.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .