Here at TKC we don't do it for money or power, simply love for the local discourse and the news of our town. And so we present some of the more important Kansas City mainstream media news links for tonight . . .
Kansas City Money Week
Whether you're a cynic or a romantic - Valentine's Day comes down to two things: love, and money. And Kansas City is home to not one, but two of the biggest players in the Valentine's Day game. We have fountains, sweet jazz, and a Red Bridge laden with lovers' locks.
KCMO Murder Aftermath Questions
As shots were fired near the pickup truck he was riding in, 9-year-old Dominic Young Jr. protectively pushed his younger brother's head down. But a bullet struck and killed Dominic that Jan. 20 night. More than three weeks later, police and family continue to wrestle with what exactly happened.
Show-Me Shaky Cash Plans
A committee of budget-controlling Missouri Senators recommends continuing to fund the arts at current levels through the ongoing use of a tax on out-of-state performers. On Tuesday, the Ways and Means committee advanced Senate Bill 773 by a 6 to 1 vote.
Hater Army Fading???
Nearly doubling since 1999, the long-growing number of hate groups active within the United States has remained nearly static since the election of President Donald Trump. Meanwhile, the number of hate crimes is rising, and at first glance the two concurrent trends might seem contradictory. On Tuesday's St.
Doggie Politico Redux?
A dog can be man's best friend -- but not its governor, the Kansas secretary of state's office said. Angus P. Woolley, 3, a Wirehaired Vizsla, was entered in the state's gubernatorial race by his owner, Terran Woolley, last week after he found anyone can run, the Kansas City Star reported.
The Local Dance Scene
In an art form as brutal as it is beautiful, breaking through the tried-and-true blockbusters of classic ballet and strict company structure is difficult. New work and new talent is a risk. Creating new work not only requires learning new steps, but also changing perspectives, generating curiosity and challenging expectations.
Love Day Teaching Moment
One teacher created a project - coloring for peace.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .