Hottie Ariel Winter in repose inspires this peek at all things pop culture right now . . .
Shape: Ariel Winter Shares the Biggest Lesson She's Learned from Being Body-Shamed
NY Post: Half of all cats are too ‘chonky,’ study finds
PopSci: Fat-shaming only makes the obesity epidemic worse
Closer to home we take a look at local nicer news to start our blogging journey today . . .
Grabby KC Ballet?!?!
Founded in 1957, Kansas City Ballet is a 30-member professional ballet company under the direction of Artistic Director Devon Carney and Executive Director Jeffrey J. Bentley. Visit our official website to buy tickets to upcoming performances of Nutcracker and the Repertory Season performed at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
KCK Schools NextGen
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- Inside a 128-year-old church, 9-year-old Saryah Johnson is getting something way better than her friends at home playing Fortnite. "If you just sit there and play video games, you're not going to learn nothing to protect yourself," Johnson said. Kansas City, Kansas' 8-month-old Police Athletic League program has exploded.
Local Earn EPIC Investment
A Grandview-based leader in battery technology is building a charge for expansion as Spear Power Systems announced this week an eight-figure funding round with world-spanning reach and headline-grabbing international investors. "We are pleased with the quality and synergy of the syndicate," said Jeff Kostos, president and CEO of Spear.
Kansas City Clickbait
The Kansas City metro is on a roll when it comes to some of the best places to live. Earlier this month, Money named two local cities - Shawnee and Blue Springs - to its list of the best places to live in the U.S.
Local Library Redux
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - This week you'll have a new place to check out a book. The Mid-Continent Public Library's new Red Bridge location officially opens Thursday. Library leaders want you to know its newest location has much more to offer than the latest best-seller.
KC Consumer Warning
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- If you've gotten cataracts or Lasik surgery, you probably love your new outlook on life. But, you may not know about a change that impacts your license. So before you make a spectacle of yourself, KCTV5's Gina Bullard has some advice.
Forecast For Right Now
TRACK. NICK: NO FOG, NOT A LOT OF RAIN. THERE MIGHT BE ONE OR TWO SHOWERS HERE OVER THE NEXT HOUR OR SO AS A COLD FRONT CONTINUES TO SWEEP ACROSS KANSAS CITY. A SOUTH WIND WILL BECOME NORTHERLY.
Shinedown - ATTENTION ATTENTION is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .