Monday, November 26, 2018

The Kansas City Monday Night Links

First, a fashionista glimpse at our pop culture discourse as one of the world's richest hotties dictates the discourse . . .

Eonline: Kylie Jenner's Metallic Dress Is on Sale for $14 and Perfect for the Holidays

Saw1st: Kylie Jenner in 2019 Calendar Photoshoot

HL: Kylie Jenner & Kim Kardashian Offer Biggest Sale Ever On Their Makeup For Cyber Monday

Closer to home, these news links are worth a peek:

Escape Kansas City

Woman visiting Kansas City for holiday waits overnight to get out

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - It seems like things are finally getting back to normal after dozens of cancellations yesterday at KCI. One woman visiting Kansas City for the holiday, had to wait overnight to get out. Imagine having to sleep on one of the chairs at the KCI Airport overnight.

Meth Town Hard Times

Independence utility customers with mounting bills must start payment plan or face shutoff

Customers of Independence Power & Light have been facing higher-than-expected electric bills since this summer. Some say those higher bills are continuing into colder weather. There was a steady line at the Independence Utility Center on Monday. "I just came today on a $600 light bill and paid $60," said Tony Hayes.

Celebrate Midtown Tech Biz

VIDEO: Local Legends makes new play with Westport gaming center

A popular E-Sports startup plans to level up sooner than its founder ever envisioned - putting Local Legends Gaming on Main Street. But this time, it's wheels up, said AbdulRasheed Yahaya. "We really want to introduce Kansas City to the big, E-Sports brand and how social [gaming] really is," Yahaya said of his new brick-and-mortar business venture - Local Legends Gaming Center.

Hard Times In The Ex Burbs

Olathe Wellness Company Will Lay Off 99 Employees After Seeking Bankruptcy Protection

Hooper Holmes Inc., an Olathe, Kansas, provider of health and wellness services, is laying off 99 employees in that city. The publicly traded company earlier this year sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and sold its assets to Quest Diagnostics. Hooper Holmes, which does business as Provant Health, announced the layoffs in a notice filed with the Kansas Department of Commerce.

Winning Local Drama???

Vote For The 2018 BroadwayWorld Kansas City Awards; ONE MAN TWO GOVERNORS Leads Best Play!

There's just one month left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Kansas City Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018.

Clutch Time For The Chiefs

Chiefs open as heavy road favorites against Oakland Raiders

The Kansas City Chiefs travel to the Oakland Alameda Coliseum for their first matchup of the season with the Raiders this Sunday. The fact that they are the road team hasn't had much of an impact on the betting line. The Chiefs opened up as 15-point favorites over the Raiders, according to Westgate Las Vegas' NFL Superbook.

Iconic Kansas City Snow Pix

City In The Snow

Photography Blog

And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I had to spend the night at O'Hare once. It was no day at the beach. They provided cots but I slept on a nicer bench. Security woke everyone up at 4:30am.