Thursday, March 21, 2019

Kansas City News Link Spotlight Tonight



For this last link collection on #TBT today, we examine the pop culture legacy of this often scantily clad celebrity . . .

DC: Adriana Lima Wins Fashion Icon Of The Year

ET: Adriana Lima Reflects on Her Career After Victoria's Secret Retirement

Closer to home and across the metro, these local news links also inspire a closer peek . . .

The Latest New KCI Delay

Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate updates KCI timeline - Kansas City Business Journal

Ahead of next week's groundbreaking for the $1.5 billion new terminal at Kansas City International Airport, the project's developer has answers for those wanting to know when the project will start - and when the terminal will be completed.


Today's Crime Scene Runaround

Chase involving bank robbery suspect ends in KCK

KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) - A bank robbery suspect is in custody after a high-speed chase that ended in the parking lot of a Kansas City, Kansas, church. According to police, the man was wanted for a bank robbery that happened Monday in St. Joseph.


Urban Core Grocery Update

New bill aims to bring in grocery stores to KS food deserts

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A bill reintroduced to the Kansas legislature could help new community initiatives to bring in grocery stores to food deserts in Kansas. "There is a demand for healthy food," Mary Collins, with the Mobile Market Community Council, said.


Lucky Golden Ghetto Bastard Wins Big In Kansas City Proper Inner City

Shawnee, KS man claims $50M lotto prize

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Shawnee, Kansas, man has come forward to claim a $50 million Mega Millions jackpot prize from the March 12 drawing. Hira Singh said he bought the winning ticket - it matched all six numbers drawn - at the QuikTrip at 6641 E. Truman Road in Kansas City.


Cash For Sputtering Tech Scene

KCMO adds $350K for entrepreneurs to proposed city budget

Kansas City entrepreneur advocates gained more momentum Thursday in their bid to receive greater civic support for startups and small businesses. "Entrepreneurs and small businesses are the driver of the Kansas City economy," KCMO councilman and Mayor Pro Tem Scott Wagner told Startland Thursday afternoon, following the approval of an amendment to the proposed 2019-2020 budget that would see an additional $350,000 allocated for the Urban Business Growth initiative and general entrepreneurial support.


King Of Kansas City Rappers Grants Local TV News Interview

Tech N9ne: The King, The Clown, and The G on KMBC

As a little boy caught in the crossfire of violence, drugs and chaos in one of Kansas City's most dangerous neighborhoods, Aaron Yates has had a long road to stardom.We now know him as Tech N9ne - the most successful independent rap artist in the world.


Kansas City Hipsters Spend Most Of Their Time Planning For The Weekend

Girl Scout Cookies & Wine, Donuts & Beer & Other Weekend Possibilities

Just like a friend with a pick-up truck, mezcal is a spirit you should know. Sample mezcal from Bozal, a small-batch Mexican distillery, from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Mitch e Amaro (306 Armour Road, North Kansas City, Missouri), a new spot with a built-in bar dedicated to spirits from independent producers and cocktail ingredients.


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

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

I wonder how Tony knows that lottery winner is a bastard. Must've known his mom eh?

Anonymous said...

"Lucky bastard" is a SAYING, idiot.

Anonymous said...

If I'm that guy that won $50M, I'm leaving town and ditching my current phone number.