Thursday, June 27, 2019

Kansas City Thursday News Link Pool



Olivia Munn is 38 so she sorta qualifies as a #TBT hottie, given arduous standards for women in Hollywood. She used to date a local b-list celeb and now she's on a bit of a media comeback which inspires a quick dip into pop culture life . . .

Peeps: Olivia Munn Had Health Problems After Speaking Out About Sexual Assault in Hollywood

CNN: Olivia Munn broke out in a rash after becoming part of #MeToo

Saw1st: Olivia Munn in Women’s Health Magazine – July/August 2019

Closer to home, here are somewhat nicer links worth checking:

Kansas City Hard Stuff Tourism

Kansas City cashes in on growing type of tourism centered around distilleries

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Missouri and Kansas City are hoping to cash in on a growing type of tourism centered around distilleries. KCTV5 News met up with more than a dozen makers who launched a liquor tour mimicking the route that Lewis and Clark took, in an effort to give Missouri the credit it's due.


Westport Booze Street Jump

Westport liquor store ready to relocate and expand with spot that spans three lots

A sign on the front door announces the closing of Sailor Jack's Snack Shack in Westport while adjacent longtime brewery and restaurant McCoy's Public House is set to close Dec. 23. After operating in a little white building on bustling Westport Road for more than eight years, Mike's Wine and Spirits needed to relocate to expand.


Illusion Of Safety Win

How is the metro's first 3D crosswalk working?

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - It's been seven months since the metro's first 3D crosswalk was installed in Kansas City, Kansas. The crosswalk lies in a busy neighborhood near a school and community pool. People who live in the area said they have a problem with people speeding through.


Midtown Street Life Dust Up

Road projects on Roanoke Road and other KC streets cause chaos for drivers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- There's relief in sight for some metro drivers. The Public Works Department is fast-tracking a game plan to resurface a number of KC roads. But it doesn't come without some headaches. Roanoke Road between 47th Street and Ward Parkway is the site of one of the most recent repavement projects.


Footballer Tries New Game

Ex-Chiefs player, businessman runs for US Senate in Kansas

TOPEKA, KS (AP) - A former Kansas City Chiefs player and now businessman who has served on local and state government boards is running for the U.S. Senate in Kansas. Dave Lindstrom, who lives in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park, planned to launch his bid for the Republican nomination with an event Thursday in Goodland in Kansas' northwestern corner.


Celebrate New Captive

'Zoo View:' Meet Zeke, the Kansas City Zoo's new Amur leopard

The Kansas City Zoo introduced a new endangered Amur leopard last week, and we're getting to know Zeke in this week's "Zoo View."


Summer Hotness Starts Now

Here comes the heat, humidity

Mostly sunny to partly cloudy with a stray shower possible on Thursday. It'll be warm and humid with a high around 90 degrees. There's a slight chance of a show...


The B-52's - Love Shack is the #TBT song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

4 comments:

Skylor Hetzenauer said...

Hey KCMO government, fix the roads you taxed me to build, so I won’t fuck up my car you annually tax me to drive, that I paid for with my income which you also heavily tax, that I park at my home that’s highly over taxed?

Taxpayer

Anonymous said...

^^Move. Problem solved.

Anonymous said...

^^ STFU. Another problem solved.

Anonymous said...

^^and yet it's not. Weird.