Hottie Rhian reminds us to take a peek at pop culture news links, community reporting and all manner of local links on this chilly evening . . . Checkit:
Kansas City Luxury Doggie Style Starts 2020 Anew
If they won't be home for Christmas, the animals of KC Pet Project will soon have a new facility - the animal rescue organization said its new campus will open Jan. 1. According to a release, the Kansas City Campus for Animal Care and KC Pet Project said the new campus will officially open for city services to the public on Wednesday, Jan.
Kansas City Old And Busted Living Space Persists
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A man on the east side says squatters have threatened to burn his home down for repeatedly reporting them to the city. Records show there have been dozens of complaints about a vacant house near 29th Street and Askew Avenue.
Kansas City Newspaper Guv Cheese Followup
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has officially announced the selection of 805 Pennsylvania Avenue, pictured here on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in downtown Kansas City. firstname.lastname@example.org A committee of the Port Authority of Kansas City grudgingly voted Monday to approve incentives meant to help federal agencies relocate to Kansas City, saying a special inducementthat the agency can approve will ensure hundreds of jobs locally.
Kansas City Corporate Welfare Propaganda Continues
The selection of a developer for the more than $140 million Waddell & Reed headquarters tower comes on the heels of several major developments for the project. Read on to find out why the site selection and the developer selection likely went hand in hand:
Golden Ghetto Good Green Life Debate Continues . . .
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- The Overland Park city planning commission unanimously approved a controversial plan to significantly expand the city's arboretum. The commission welcomed a packed house to Monday's meeting. Those supporting the arboretum's expansion plans see the proposal as critical to growing what's considered a jewel of Johnson County.
Lady Baller 2019 Awarded
It has been quite the year for soccer superstar Megan Rapinoe - she helped lead the U.S. Women's National Team to a fourth World Cup championship, publicly advocated for to the team's male counterparts and even took on the President of the United States.
Tech Profit Debate
Google has publicly rebuffed game developer Epic over its reported attempt to distribute its popular battle royale hit Fortnite through the Play Store without paying the company's standard 30 percent fee.
Real War Talk
The Feud Between Trump and Nadler Goes Back to New York in the '80s Trump Is Dangerously Undermining the Authority of Military Commanders The Big Difference Between This Impeachment Inquiry and Watergate Isn't the President. It's Congress. Fiona Hill Wouldn't Discuss Trump's Other Phone Calls. So How Bad Were Those?
Hottie Hardship Revealed
Rhian Sugden has been documenting her IVF journey for her fans to follow and has shared footage of herself coming round after being sedated from her egg retrieval. The 33-year-old, who is on her second round of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) in a bid to start a family with her husband Oliver Mellor, uploaded the clip that saw her dressed in a hospital gown as she thought her name was Jesus.
Hipster Foodie Fest
Certified Sommelier Tony Gatti will be on hand tonight for a four-course meal at Ragazza Food and Wine (4301 Main Street). Each course, prepared by chef Tina Warford and her team, will be paired with a unique selection of California wines. The meal begins at 6:30 p.m.
X-Mas Rolling Our Way
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Southern Holiday Express train is expected to be back at Union Station next week for its 19th annual run. The train is a walk-through experience featuring a smiling tank car named Rudy -- a flatcar carrying Santa's sleigh, reindeer and a miniature village -- and more.
Kansas City Chills
Hide Transcript Show Transcript IT WAS TOUGH TO MISS THE CHANGE IN THE WEATH TODAY. NEVILLE: HIT YOU IN THE FACE. CAME IN FAST. NEVILLE: TODAY WE'RE IN THE UPPER 20'S AND WIND CHILLS IN THE TEENS. REMINDER FROM MOTHER NATURE THAT IT'S DECEMBER AND WINTER IS ABOUT A WEEK AND A HALF AWAY IF YOU CAN BELIEVE THAT.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .