Kim K inspires this early morning pop culture news peek . . .
EOnline: Kim Kardashian Found Tarantulas in Her House and We're Never Sleeping Well Again
Live Science On KC Med Drama: Venomous Brown Recluse Spider Crawls into Woman's Ear
KY3 On Spider Sex: Spider activity increases during their mating season
Closer to home these are the somewhat nicer news links we're watching right now . . .
HERE'S WHAT IT WOULD LOOK LIKE IF YOU HAD FRIENDS!!!
In honor of the five-year anniversary of Feast's regional expansion across the state, we invited our Kansas City writers and photographers along with local chefs, bartenders, brewers and winemakers to join us for a happy hour at Lifted Spirits distillery in the Crossroads on Wed., Aug. 21.
Doggie Style Peace?!?!
With nearly 100 homicides so far this year in Kansas City, many of the victims of violence left behind, are young kids. These children had the chance to write a new chapter, thanks to some furry friends. TownNews.com Content Exchange TownNews.com Content Exchange
More Anti-Crime Testimony
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Desmound Logan remembers growing up all too close to crime around the East 64th Street and South Benton Avenue neighborhood. "I was on the street selling drugs from when I was 16 to 35," he said. "I never caught a case. I never got shot.
Pix And Pollen Opportunity
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Escape city life this holiday weekend and take a trip to a sunflower paradise. The yellow flower emblematic of Kansas typically is at its peak bloom around Labor Day weekend. Some fields got off track due to a difficult weather year with an extra dosage of rain and flooding in spring.
Changes to Missouri law could help people with low-level crimes on their record get a clean slate. The third Clean-Slate Clinic will happen September 3 at the old Fairbanks School in Springfield. Those with low-level criminal convictions and no recent offenses may be eligible to have those crimes expunged, or wiped, from their record.
Drunken KC Festivities
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City's weekend-long Irish Fest kicks off Friday at Crown Center. The event features more than 30 bands on 10 stages. Click here for a complete schedule of what's coming to the many stages set up at Crown Center. .
KC Labor Day Washout
THE STORM IS COMING IN FROM THE NORTH. HEAVY AMOUNTS OF RAIN. FLOODING COULD BE ANOTHER ISSUE TO WORRY ABOUT. BY MIDDAY OR EARLY AFTERNOON, WE SHOULD BE DRY. BUT LATER ON IN THE EVENING HOURS, ANOTHER WAVE WILL MOVE IN. THE SECOND HALF OF OUR WEEKEND WILL IMPROVE FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.
blink-182 - Darkside is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .