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Courthouse Fix Underway
Jackson County is a step closer to fixing the Downtown Courthouse elevators that have been a headache for officials since flooding in the building early this year. The County Legislature is set to vote next Monday on a $6.36 million contract with the Schindler Elevator Corporation of Kansas City, the sole bidder for the work.
Taylor Hottie Promo
Taylor Swift is ringing in the new year with a new look. Over the weekend, British Vogue unveiled its January 2020 cover featuring the pop star, and it gave us a lot of Winter fashion inspiration. While her fabulous side-swept bangs caught our eye upon first glance, it's her outfit choices that mysteriously have us excited to brace the cold weather in style.
Hungry X-Mas Coming Soon
The Trump administration Wednesday formalized work requirements for recipients of food stamps, a move that will cause hundreds of thousands of people to lose access to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP.
Golden Ghetto Rubble Remains
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- The Turkey Creek Trail will remain "partially open" after city officials decided they aren't going to clean up a rockslide that damaged and blocked the trail two to three years ago.
Mag Life Dooesn't Pay Much
Kansas City magazine (formerly 435 Magazine), the largest local magazine in Kansas City, was first published in 2006. Its commitment to high-quality journalism has made it one of the Midwest's most respected regional publications. Since 2009, Kansas City has been nominated and awarded the Best Print Publication in Kansas City by the Media Mix Professionals of Greater Kansas City.
Football Feature Tonight
A new episode of The Franchise debuts tonight at 6 p.m. You can catch it live above. What else is happening tonight?
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .