A look at the pop culture big picture to start out . ..
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Closer to home, these news links start our day . . .
Kansas City Dowtown Agenda This Week
From Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear to Shen Yun; from the Royals Fan Fest to Midcoast Fundraiser Fiesta Takeover; and from Mary Stuart and his always Fabulous Superlatives to the Russian National Ballet performance of Swan Lake, this will be a breathtaking week in Downtown KC.
Newspaper Talking Points
The federal government shutdown will leave some low-income folks in Kansas and Missouri struggling to feed their families if the impasse doesn't end soon. Food stamps could be cut in March and eliminated in April.
Kansas City Helping Hand
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - This month a one-of-its kind homeless shelter will reach one year in operation. The L. Minor Care Center is not only shelter, but also provides help to homeless men who have mental or physical disabilities. The City Union Mission already operates two homeless shelters. It opened the L.
Meth Town Makes It Right
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -- An Independence, MO police officer and fire crew assisted a business after its flag pole was damaged and left a large American flag hanging upside down. Independence police officer David Wehlerman, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, saw a flag outside a business on Noland Road hanging upside down.
Local Inclusive Life Lesson
North Kansas City Schools Are Getting More Diverse Books Because Representation Matters
Local Creative Class Showtime
A group of Kansas City filmmakers has a short film that debuts at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The annual festival begins Thursday. is a 15-minute film that was shot entirely in the Kansas City and Lawrence areas.
Forecast For Today
Tuesday's precipitation will be a quick event.
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