Tonight we take a peek pop culture, hotness, community news and all manner of local items of interest . . . Checkit:
With New Property Tax Cash: Pricey Courthouse Fix Started
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Jackson County awarded more than $10 million in contracts for improvements to the downtown courthouse. Jackson County legislators on Monday unanimously approved the two contracts, which will cover restoration of the building's six elevators and repairs to the basement, which was damaged by flooding earlier this year.
War Machines Overhead 2020
The KC Air Show announced Tuesday it will be hosting the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Flight Demonstration Team on Sept. 5 and Sept. 6 at New Century Air Center in Gardner, Kansas.The KC Air Show said it will be Thunderbirds' first appearance in the Kansas City area since 2008.
Kansas City News Touts Ugly New Youngster Captives
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) --- The Kansas City Zoo is welcoming some new macaroni penguins. The zoo says it's the first time in the 110-year history of the zoo that they will be home to the penguins. Eggs from SeaWorld in San Diego were flown in to hatch there.
Hotness For The Holidays
She has conquered Instagram and is now a model who is known for her risqué photoshoots. And Demi Rose was sure to set pulses racing as she stepped out for the HLD Christmas party, which was held at Yuu Kitchen in London on Friday.
Freebie Spy Tech Offer For Scared JoCo Suburbanites
LEAWOOD, Kan. - The city of Leawood, Kansas, and Ring, the doorbell camera company, have partnered to offer the first ever subsidy program in Kansas. The first 300 Leawood residents to attend a launch event Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. will receive a $100 discount to purchase a Ring product on location.
Close Call In KCK
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) - Authorities are investigating after a Kansas City, Kansas, school bus was struck by a bullet Tuesday. KCK Public Schools posted a tweet just before 2:45 p.m. stating that a JC Harmon High School bus was struck by a bullet after a drive by shooting occurred.
Kansas City Lit Redux
Mills (left) and Pyles are officially open for business. // Photo by Zach Bauman. They've been selling books at Mills Record Company for a few years now-a small, highly curated section of mostly music-related works, small press poetry, and progressive political stuff.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .