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Closer to home here are just a few news links to consider right now . . .
KCPD Tactics Explained
'Policing places, not people'
Kansas City Sinking Feeling
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Wednesday's morning storm raced through the metro, packing a punch. Strong winds brought down power lines leaving thousands in the dark. Three people had to be rescued from two vehicles that became submerged on North Chouteau Trafficway near North Belmont Boulevard in Kansas City, Missouri, on Wednesday.
Show-Me $1-BILLION Worth Of Missouri Corporate Welfare
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New Digs For Northeast History
Spatial. Palatial. Those are two perfect words to describe the newly minted Kansas City Museum as it continues its expansive, multi-year restoration. Earlier today, journalists, influencers, civic leaders and muckety-mucks got a sneak peek at the renovations during a press conference at Corinthian Hall-the first of five Beaux-Arts style buildings undergoing a complete overhaul.
Check Artsy Left Turns
BONNER SPRINGS, Kan. (AP) - Developers are proposing a $500 million arts-and-entertainment campus in the Kansas City area with housing for students and seniors. The Kansas City Star reports that the Bonner Springs City Council this week approved a zoning change that developers needed to move ahead with the 180-acre project.
Crown Center Switcheroo
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A new barbecue restaurant will open soon at Crown Center in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Burnt End BBQ, which has a location in Overland Park, will take over the spot currently occupied by Milano Italian Dining on the first floor of the Crown Center Shops, according to a news release.
Less Sticky Kansas City
Temperatures will fall back into the mid-60s tonight. Thursday looks to be less humid, with a high near 86 degrees.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .