Quick look at pop culture advice on how to best show some skin before it's too late . . .
Saw1st: Kimberley Garner in Bikini Photoshoot for Monroe Swimwear 2019
Elle: Is Your Swimsuit Hurting the Ocean?
WMag: The Cheekiest Celebrity Swimsuit Thirst Traps of Summer 2019
Closer to home, here are just a few of the more important news links we're watching tonight . . .
Fight For Kansas City History
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City is home to countless old buildings, but some of them are in rough shape. Historic Kansas City recently released its 2019 most endangered list. Buildings and even entire neighborhoods made the list. Some buildings on the list are slated for demolition.
KCFD Good Deeds Cont'd
This Labor Day weekend, over 1,200 firefighters will be collecting donations at busy intersections across the KC metro area for this year's Fill the Boot Labor Day Boot Block to raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). All the money raised during this year's event will help fund patient's needs in and around the Kansas City Metro area.
KCMO Rolling With Freebies
Could Kansas City Become the First Major US City with Totally Free Public Transit? It costs only $3 a day to "RideKC" buses to and from work. A monthly pass good for riding anywhere in Kansas City, Mo., and its neighboring communities in Missouri and Kansas costs $50.
Midtown Hipster Clean-up
Matt Bramlette bathes in the wordplay of it all. His new venture in Kansas City's quirky Westport entertainment district - known for its shops, restaurants and bars - floats a clean business prop: bars of soap with a low carbon footprint. Hence, "Soap Bar."
Feeding Kansas City Youngsters
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In the Kansas City metro area, more than 350,000 people are considered food insecure. Harvesters said nearly 25 percent are children not knowing where their next meal is coming from. Over the summer, the Kansas City Youth Ambassadors program was ensuring 150 children would eat breakfast and lunch, with the help of Harvesters Kids Cafe.
Local Web Journalism
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- If you're not a fan of spiders, this might not be one of your favorite summers. Experts say spider populations are up in Kansas City. Scientists say it's all to do with weather. In the past two summers, the Kansas City area had more rain than previous years.
Kansas City Fanboy Bears All!!!
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- You can find a million and one things scavenging the posts on Facebook Marketplace. Everything from antiques, cameras, furniture, cars and even a Patrick Mahomes jersey. But, every now and then you come across an item you just have to inquire about, like a bear suit.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .