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Got Celeb: Demi Rose in tights out for LUNCH in Phuket
Huff Post: Here's How Food Cravings Affect Men And Women In Different Ways
Romper: Does Celery Juice Make You Poop? It Has A Reputation For Getting Things Moving
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Serving Kansas City Greater Good
The first man I serve has sunburned skin and is wearing a ripped T-shirt. "How is today going?" I ask. "Not well," he replies. I'm not sure how to reply. The man scratches at his side before pointing to baked chicken and roasted potatoes.
Cash For Church Lesson
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - St. Mark Hope and Peace Lutheran Church, located at 3800 Troost Ave., is looking to transform its 3,000 square-foot basement into the The Mark Youth and Community Center . The center would house cooking classes, a computer lab, tutoring, a recording studio and other amenities.
Pix From The Shawnee Swindle
The Shawnee City Council voted Monday night to put a proposed $38 million community center on a mail-in ballot in May. The proposed 67,000-square-foot facility, which includes an aquatic center, fitness center and several gyms, would be funded through a property tax increase that would cost the average Shawnee homeowner about $90 per year.
Head Start Job Skillz Life Lesson
Why Shawnee Mission Schools Are Helping Elementary Students Plan For Their Careers
Hipster Concert Declaration
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Grammy Award-winning duo The Chainsmokers will perform in Kansas City this fall. The World Way Joy tour will stop at the Sprint Center on Nov. 15. Multi-platinum band 5 Seconds of Summer, who is featured on The Chainsmokers' latest single "Who Do You Love," will be joining all dates along with rising pop star Lennon Stella, who is opening the show.
Patrick Mahomes Confronts Hopes & Dreams Of The Fanboy Multitude
NFL future power rankings: Step aside, Patriots. It's time for the Colts and Chiefs | SB Nation It's not going to be easy for Patrick Mahomes to recreate his 50-touchdown season, but the Chiefs can feel safe that their offense is going to score a lot of points.
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