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Fired Up About KCMO Public Safety
Red Cross handing out smoke alarms as part of 'Sound the Alarm' campaign
Kansas City Startup Cash Car Winning
On April 15, BacklotCars of Kansas City, Missouri announced a $25 million Series A raise. This raise marks more than $38 million in fundraising for BacklotCars since December 2018 and more than $48 million since inception. BacklotCars provides an online mechanism for wholesale car buyers to purchase cars without going to physical locations for auctions....
Culture Vulture Hack For High Art
You haven't thrown away your shot, yet! More tickets will be available for the Kansas City stop of "Hamilton" this summer.If you haven't gotten your tickets yet, all is not lost.
Cowtown Show & Tell
Theater insider Tim Scott takes a look at what's onstage the week of April 22, 2019, in Kansas City. Find out what "Funny Girl" and "Biloxi Blues" are all about.
Kansas City Advocacy & Awareness
Hide Transcript Show Transcript ELECTRICAL PULSE TO THE BRAIN. STEVEN: APRIL IS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH. THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FOR PEOPLE WITH AUTISM IS UP TO THREE TIMES THE NATIONAL AVERAGE. HALEY: ROB HUGHES INTRODUCES US TO A LOCAL ADVOCATE WHO PLANS TO CHANGE THAT. >> IT IS A MARATHON, NOT A SPRINT.
Sacrifice For Gift Of Life
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A local woman who used her own time and money to help a woman at her church get a new wheelchair recently got quite the surprise. Janice Bell nominated Donnanette for FOX4's Pay-It-Forward, which comes with $400 cash, and the moment moved them both to tears.
Former Kansas City Great Champions Fake Football Gambit
The XFL, the startup football league founded by World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. CEO and Chairman Vince McMahon, said last week that former Kansas City Chiefs player Jonathan Hayes will be head coach of the league's St. Louis team. Hayes played in 184 NFL games across nine years with the Kansas City Chiefs and his final three years with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Local Charity Celebration
Kansas woman who bought out Payless store for Nebraska flood victims to appear Monday on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show'
SOURCE: Hutch Post A Kansas woman who donated 204 pairs of shoes to Nebraska flood victims after buying all the remaining shoes at a Payless store that was closing will appear this afternoon on the "Ellen DeGeneres Show."The Hutch Post reports the shoes were part of a flood relief shipment
Brewing Suburban Goodness
Sandhills Brewing Co. is set to open its taproom in Mission, Kansas, this Friday. Sandhills has a sister location, the original, in Hutchinson, Kansas. It's a joint project from brothers Jonathan and Charles Williamson, and Joe Cizek (who will run the Mission brewery with Jonathan).
Fanboys Figure Football Strategy
The time is almost here. The 2019 NFL Draft opens at 5:00 p.m. on April 25th and, for those of us who love draft season, the next few days are likely to tick by at a snail's pace.
Urban Core Life Lesson
From Waldo to Westport, the River Market to the Plaza, each of Kansas City's iconic neighborhoods exhibit their unique character. Sandwiched between the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the West Bottoms district is no different. What are the West Bottoms, you may ask?
Hottie Lindsey In Repose
Being a Playboy model, Lindsey Pelas is no stranger to flaunting her assets to make her fans and followers drool. And since she knows that her admirers eagerly wait for her skin-baring pictures every week, she never deprives them and never fails to disappoint either.
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