Saturday, December 22, 2018

Kansas City Saturday News Links



Holiday news tidings and inspiration from festive hottie Sophie Dee, take a look at some of the more important international news items related to the holiday right now:

NPR: Sorry, Santa: A Chinese City Has Just Banned All Things Christmas

MP: Can there be TOO many Hallmark Christmas movies?

RCP: 'Merry Federal Holiday' -- the Future of Christmas?

Closer to home, here's a quick glimpse at some of the nicer local Christmas news that deserves a mention:

Generous Kansas City Legacy

The giving spirit of Christmas is alive in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - "Christmas just isn't what it used to be." Have you heard that, or maybe even said that this year? In 2018, that may be true, but that may not be a bad thing.


Season Of Sparks

House fire in Shawnee was caused by Christmas lights

SHAWNEE, KS (KCTV) - A fire in Shawnee on Friday afternoon was ultimately caused by Christmas lights. Firefighters went to the home near 74th and Hauser around 2:30 p.m., saw the home had a wooden shake shingle roof, and worked quickly to put the fire out.


Hometown Hero Redux

Buck O'Neil Center repairs to begin early next year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Six months after a vandal slashed a water line at the Buck O'Neil Education and Research Center, a tidal wave of a different kind is making repairs possible. "This wonderful outpouring of love from the public started to occur," said Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick.


Rock Chalk Wardrobe

It's All About the Clothes. How Universities in Kansas Dress Students for Success

Erin Wolfram, with the University of Kansas Career Center, enters a small room in Summerfield Hall on the KU campus, where she is suddenly surrounded by hundreds of suits, dresses, shirts and ties filling floor-to-ceiling racks. The Professional House of Garments is filled with clothes waiting to help students dress for success as they prepare for job and internship interviews.


Show-Me Ethics Bad For Biz

Restraint from Clean Missouri ends Taste of Jefferson City

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo - New rules in the Missouri Constitution outlaw gifts to elected officials that are larger than $5, which resulted in the cancellation of Taste of Jefferson City, an event aimed at promoting local food and government interests to lawmakers.


Kansas City Fanboys Challenge MSM Narrative On Their Favorite

Kansas City Chiefs: Patrick Mahomes Can't Win the Big Game?

Patrick Mahomes has dazzled us with fourth and nine throws, no look passes and left handed tosses that have kept the Kansas City Chiefs in contention all season long for their division and a chance to host potentially two playoff games at home.


Kansas City Saturday Forecast

First Alert: Sunshine mixed with clouds for your Saturday

We'll see our sunshine mixed with some clouds. Temps will top out near 50 degrees, but a slight north wind will make it feel cooler. There is a slight chance fo...


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3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Mahomes can and will win big games. Problem is the defense will lose them.

Anonymous said...

damm katie is still hot

Real KC said...

^^^^ Right on both counts.