Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Kansas City Midweek News Link Workout



Right now we consider Vanessa hotness and all manner of community news and pop culture news links unrelated to last night's election drama . . . Take a look:

Health Food Culture War Confronts Kansas City BBQ

Changing Attitudes About Beef Are A Threat To Kansas City's Black Cookouts

Nicole Jackson came to the first Midwest SoulVeg Fest to get some inspiration on her slow path to being a vegan. She admitted that as a black person who grew up going to events centered on meat, it's easier said than done.


Suburban Gunfire Follow-Up

Merriam PD investigating Saturday shots fired incident on I-35

Police in Merriam, Kansas, are investigating a shots fired incident along I-35 over the weekend.Police said the incident happened Saturday around 7:55 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-35 near Johnson Drive.No injuries were reported.Police said the suspect vehicle in the incident is described as a black Harley Davidson-style motorcycle.


Bitter Taste Of Kansas City

Kansas City, we introduced your own barbecue-flavored vodka

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Who says you can't have your Kansas City barbecue and drink it, too. 360 KC Vodka has released its limited edition barbeque flavor to honor its Kansas City roots. The spicy, sweet and tangy vodka is said to be perfect for brunch, cookouts, watch parties and of course, Kansas City Chiefs tailgates.


Meet The New Insurance Boss

Lockton names new chairman and new CEO - Kansas City Business Journal

David Lockton is stepping down as chairman of Kansas City-based Lockton Inc., the parent company for all the Lockton enterprises. The company named current CEO Ron Lockton as the new chairman. Ron Lockton is the nephew of David Lockton and the son of the late company founder Jack Lockton, who died in 2004.


Workout Campaign Pix

Vanessa Hudgens in Vanessa Hudgens Collection x Avia Fitness by Mike Rosenthal - November 2019

Vanessa Hudgens in Vanessa Hudgens Collection x Avia Fitness by Mike Rosenthal - November 2019, Vanessa Hudgens, Avia Fitness, Mike Rosenthal, Vanessa Hudgens Collection,


Hollywood Hottie Drama

Vanessa Hudgens joins Andrew Garfield in Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tick, Tick... Boom!

Lin-Manuel Miranda is filling out the cast of his Netflix adaptation of Rent writer Jonathan Larson's autobiographical musical Tick, Tick... Boom!, with Deadline reporting that Alexandra Shipp from the recent X-Men movies will be starring alongside Andrew Garfield (who was just cast last week).


Phone Time Is Not Exercise

A new study shows that Americans actually have plenty of free time to exercise - they'd rather just spend it on their phones

Turns out, lack of time may not be an excuse for never working out: A new study shows that Americans have at least 4.5 hours of free time each day. This counters the perception that Americans don't get enough physical activity due to a lack of leisure time.


Powerful KC Testimony

Personal Reflection: The Year My Hero Died Cast a Light on Mental Health

For the past 30-plus years of my life, Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) didn't click with me. This year it does. When my grandpa died this May, I didn't immediately feel his absence in my life. But during the past five months, I have noticed that my small family's backbone is gone.


Meth Town Breed Ban Last Days

Independence takes first steps to lift 2006 ban on pit bulls

INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -- City leaders in Independence are taking their first steps to lift a 2006 ban on pit bulls in the city. Opponents of the ban think a specific pit bull ban is unnecessary. The mayor started a subcommittee to find out if people think the old ban should be lifted.


New Kansas City Star

With or without Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs get big plays in pass game

6:00 AM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Matt Moore said his biggest regret during this stint as the Kansas City Chiefs' starting quarterback came in a Week 8 game against the Green Bay Packers.


Local Autumn Downfall Tonight

Thursday will be sunny, but cold

Hide Transcript Show Transcript THOSE TEMPERATURES WILL NOT HAVE MUCH RECOVERY AT ALL. HERE'S YOUR FIRST ALERT HOUR-BY-HOUR FORECAST FOR THIS EVENING.


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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Locktons are acting sort of like a certain Banking Family in Town.

A group of banks perform a nation-wide search for new, dynamic leadership that will deliver the utmost in efficiency and service to the bank's customers, and the selected leader's last name is always Kemper.