Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Kansas City Consumer Retorts



Hottie Miley allegedly dumped her hubby by way of Instagram. That's seemingly cruel but part of the new normal in the ongoing search for love & money for the NextGen . . . Accordingly, here are some local examples of somewhat similar, if not low-rent, consumer troubles . . .

Kansas City Can Be Roofless!!!

Roofing company tears up wrong roof, blames contractor while home sits exposed

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Kansas City roofing company tore off a family's roof, except that family never ordered the work to be done on their home. Mary Wyatt and her husband, Kapelle, have been getting the runaround for two months while parts of her family's home on Garfield Avenue remain exposed to the elements.


Local Dirty Deeds???

Cleaning company customers claim they were cleaned out

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Two different customers say they were conned by the same two women. Fraudulent charges on bank and credit card accounts alerted them someone stole from them. Hiring a cleaning company allows you to have the perks of a clean home without spending your time dusting, vacuuming or scrubbing.


Rising Costs Confront Fanboys

Chiefs tickets getting pricey this season

Angel McAtee is counting down the days to the Chiefs home opener. This year she splurged for season tickets."It was a little scary, but it was also very exciting to know that I was going to be able to be at every game," McAtee said.Chiefs tickets for this weekend's game range from $112 in the upper level to almost $800 for seats near the 50-yard line."A lot of people like looking at those.


Kansas Homes In Your Range

In Kansas, Shifting The Power Balance Between Renters And Landlords

Mold. No heat in the winter. Leaking roofs. The most common complaints Teresa Baker hears about rental housing in Kansas revolve around poor living conditions that violate state law. As part of her job for the nonprofit Housing and Credit Counseling Inc., Baker serves as an advice guru for low-income residents in about 20 Kansas counties.


Show-Me Political Cash Regret

In post-Greitens Missouri, new campaign fundraising rules going into effect

JEFFERSON CITY - Out-of-state groups seeking to influence Missouri politics will have to register with the state under a new rule designed to address a controversial practice highlighted during former Gov. Eric Greitens' 2016 run for office.


Have You Seen This Meth Town Dude In The Till???

Independence police attempt to identify subject

INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) - Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a subject in reference to three armed robberies. The Independence Police Department is trying to identify a subject in reference to the robberies of hotels near I-70 and Noland Road in Independence from August 11, 2019 to August 31, 2019.


Collective Bargaining In The New Kansas City Hotness!!!

UAW members battle heat, other issues during strike

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - As negotiations continued Tuesday between United Automobile Workers and General Motors, union members remained on the picket lines while others helped organize the effort facing an uncertain end. With temperatures climbing into the 90s, UAW Local 31 members continued to hold signs and protest outside the GM plant along Fairfax Trafficway in Kansas City, Kansas.


Too Hot To Haggle

Summer heat continues Wednesday

SHADE. IF YOU'RE GOING TO GRILLING THIS EVENING, TEMPERATURES MAKE THEIR WAY TO THE 80'S. STILL NEAR 84 AND 7:00. THEN AROUND 80 TO RAISE HEADING TOWARD 9:00 THIS EVENING. PATCHY CLOUDS AND WE STAY DRY THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING. -- FOR TUESDAY EVENING. TOMORROW TEMPERATURES IN THE 60'S OR UPPER 70'S -- UPPER 60'S OR LOW 70'S.


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