Tonight hottie Lexi inspires our glimpse at Kansas City community news and pop culture.
Downtown Season Of Giving
Downtown Kansas City will ring in the holidays on Friday evening with the help of three nationally known bands at Rock the Red Kettle in the Power & Light District. The concert serves as the ceremonial kick off to the The Salvation Army's Christmas fundraising season, as well as for Downtown Dazzle , the annual celebration of the holiday season in Downtown.
KC Designs Diversity
Photo courtesy of By Design On the outside, Kansas City has a dynamic creative community. But for photographer Muenfua Lewis, there was something missing. "I've gone to a couple meet-ups here and there for creatives, and though I found a community on the black side, there was unfortunately a lot of exclusion in other areas," Lewis says.
Alternative Outside The Loop
One of Kansas City's largest employers is considering several options for and may possibly move its downtown headquarters. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City announced Wednesday that it "is exploring options for its headquarters at 2301 Main (St.)."
Kangaroo Earns Hand Up
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- One day after a UMKC student reported his custom-made wheelchair accessible truck stolen, and later destroyed, members in the community are stepping up to help. Ryan Kempker, says the upgrades to his 2008 4-door GMC Duramax Diesel truck are worth thousands of dollars to equip his wheelchair and allow him to drive.
Hotness In Repose
Alexis Ren shared a new set of Instagram photos with her fans today, and it was all about her red dress. The eye-catching ensemble featured a revealing top portion with thin halter-style straps, while the top was made up of just two pieces of fabric that covered her chest but allowed her to flash some cleavage.
Dude Bro Commentary
Noah Centineo is me attempting trying to fill up my word count with something that sounds inspirational. It's been a big couple of years for Noah Centineo, hasn't it? After becoming the internet's boyfriend following the release of To All the Boys I've Loved Before , and then following that up with The Perfect Date and Sierra Burgess Is A Loser , Noah has well and truly secured that Netflix bag.
King Of The Gram?!?!
Eagle-eyed royal family fans may have noticed something a little different about Prince Charles' Instagram. Clarence House's Instagram account, which documents the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, saw another post on Tuesday. But this time, rather than including a caption describing the royals' activities in the third person, it was signed by the 70-year-old prince himself.
Beefy Local Good Deeds
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One in eight people in the Kansas City region are food insecure. And the Kansas City Chiefs want to fight that. The team partnered with Ambassadors of Compassion to donate more than 30,000 pounds of protein to local food pantries and church ministries.
KC Breaking Free
Back in 2017, the state of Missouri began taking a hard look at its prison crisis. With nearly 33,000 inmates, the state had the eighth-highest incarceration rate in the country. Moreover, the prison population was projected to remain above capacity into the next decade, unless the state spent $500 million building and operating two new prisons.
Always Bet Against Fanboys
Sportsbooks were real winners of this wild NFL weekend | New York Post Caesars sportsbook director Jeff Davis, recounting the massive losses the betting public took on the Chiefs and Saints, did not hesitate on the No. 1 ranking. "It was the best Sunday of the entire year," Davis said.
Chiefs Chop Preseason
KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) -- The chairman of the Kansas City Chiefs believes the NFL must "seriously consider" reducing the preseason and expanding the regular season to 17 games, giving the league additional inventory that would allow for more games internationally.
Kansas City Fluctuates
WILL BE COOLER BEFORE THINGS HEAT UP FRIDAY AND THE WEEKEND ITSELF. YOUR HOUR-BY-HOUR FORECAST AS THE CLOUDS THINNING OUT AND THEN THICKENING UP AGAIN. 36 DEGREES BY 9:00 P.M. THE LOW WILL GET DOWN T 26 DEGREES, LOW 20'S ACROSS NORTHERN MISSOURI.
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