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Hottie actress/model Kimmie at the Ivy inspires a bit of pop culture news contemplation that speaks to our blog community:
Federalist: In The Era Of Niches, Pop Culture Is Starting To Feel More Mysterious Than Ever
Closer to home here's a peek at some nice news:
Hipster Agenda From The Pitch
Courtesy Waldo Thai Monday, April 15 Waldo Thai (8431 Wornall Road) and Crane Brewing Company are teaming up tonight for a generous, one-off seafood boil. Chefs Pam Liberda and Kevin Foster are preparing several seafood courses, which will be paired with beer from Crane and cocktails by Darrell Loo and Mari Matsumoto.
City College Combos
Not one, but two mergers of academic departments have recently taken place at UMKC. The Department of Theater has joined together with the Conservatory of Music and Dance, and the Department of Chemistry has merged with the Department of Biological Sciences. Chancellor Mauli Agrawal revealed this development in a letter sent to all staff and students in late March.
Fake Gronk Comeback Underway???
Phase one of the Kansas City Chiefs offseason program got underway on Monday with meetings, strength and conditioning and physical rehabilitation. And on the first day... media appearances, too. Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce took to the podium and talked about the ankle surgery he underwent about six weeks ago.
Local Tribute To Victims
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Saturday marks the end of National Crime Victims Rights Week, but a local agency doesn't want people to stop talking when the week is over. Healing Pathway Victim Service Agency invited family and friends of crime victims to the Gregg/Klice Community Center.
College Fakeout Winning
PARKVILLE, Mo. - A simple tool used to keep geese away is turning heads in Parkville, Missouri. Park University uses a coyote decoy to keep the geese of their soccer field. "It's working, so we are going to keep doing it," said Jay Griggs, sports field specialist for Park University.
Kangaroo Break Time Advice
There is more to Kansas City than tall buildings, busy sidewalks and the sounds of city life. If you want a nature get-away close to home, there are plenty of nearby hiking trails to give you a much-deserved break to enjoy the beautiful weather.
Local Forecast For Now
Large hail and damaging winds are the largest threat. Warm and windy Monday and Tuesday ahead of the expected storm system.
La Romana Feat. El Alfa - Bad Bunny is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .