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Kansas City Corny Coronavirus Sign Of The Times
On March 24, 2020, Kansas City's emergency stay-at-home orders went into effect. To help stop the spread of the coronavirus, people were to stay home except to handle essential business: trips to the grocery store, urgent medical visits.
High Class KC Lockdown Pix
Although #hotels are among a handful of essential businesses, that doesn't mean business hasn't changed. Here's a look at The Raphael Hotel, which has seen a dramatic decrease in occupancy and made big changes to how it handles its remaining guests.
Perfect Village Spouts Leak
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - An early morning water main break in Prairie Village has shut down Nall Avenue. All lanes of Nall are closed for repair from the 9100 to 9200 block. It's unknown at this time how long repairs will take. WaterOne is on the scene.
Panty Branding Juxtaposition
Before launching Lively, a direct-to-consumer lingerie brand, founder and CEO Michelle Cordeiro Grant spent years learning the ins and outs of the business at now-troubled lingerie behemoth Victoria's Secret. Cordeiro Grant worked as a director of merchandising at Victoria's Secret for just over four years, joining the company in October 2008 and leaving in December 2012.
MAGA Against Lockdown
President Trump took to Twitter to back right wing protests in several states, staged against the stay-at-home orders of the Democratic governors of those states. Mr. Trump's expressive "LIBERATION" tweets were met with swift replies from the governors of Minnesota and Michigan, asking what he thought the states could do better and expressing hope that he is not encouraging more protests.
2020 Campaign Preps For Political O-bomb
The 2020 presidential race is about to be hit by an O-bomb. Former President Barack Obama is champing at the bit to jump into the campaign fray on behalf of his vice president Joe Biden, and is sharpening his knives for President Trump, his aides and advisors told The Post.
Everybody Against Ellen
The crew was only told about their 60% paycut last week Ellen earns $87.5million a year for the talk show and has a net worth of $490m Warner Bros.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that all Americans should wear face masks in public to prevent asymptomatic carriers and others from spreading the coronavirus. The CDC even issued guidelines on how to make your own face masks in an effort to save the more protective N95 respirator masks for healthcare workers.
Chiefs Build Dynasty?!?!
A relatively quiet weekend began with Saturday's installment of 23 Days of Draftmas On Sunday, Pete uncovered the story of how the new Chiefs tight end had talked with Harris On Monday, we reported on Chiefs tight end Travis Kelse's appearace on "The Dan Patrick Show," where he talked about the big hit his quarterback took in LIV.
Kauffman Celebrates Spirit Of Kansas City Cooperation
Editor's note: The following is part of Startland News' ongoing coverage of the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Kansas City's entrepreneur community, as well as how innovation is helping to drive a new normal in the ecosystem. Click here to follow related stories as they develop.
Kansas City Hero Nurse Shares NYC Pandemic Testimony
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - While millions have lost their jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic, a metro nurse actually quit her job so she could help out the overwhelmed hospitals in New York City. "It all happened very, very fast and kind of crazy, but I'm really glad I did it," 24-year-old Aneisha Ford told FOX4.
Katie Spring Forecast
Hide Transcript Show Transcript YOU ARE ONE OF THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES AROUND RIGHT NOW. THIS AFTERNOON, EXPECT HIGHS TO RANGE FROM THE LOW TO MIDDLE 60'S. THERE WILL BE LOTS OF SUNSHINE AND A STRONG, SOUTH WIND. GUSTING UP TO 25 MILES PER HOUR DURING THE AFTERNOON.
Sam Smith, Demi Lovato - I’m Ready is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .