For our late night denizens we pay tribute to the enduring hotness of 55-year-old hottie actress Liz Hurley and then take a peek at late night news along with pop culture, community news and top headlines . . .
Home Team Talk From Crib
(KCTV5) -- There's no doubt about it: 2020 has been a memorable year. And, it's been a strange season for Kansas City Royals fans because they are not allowed in the stadium. One thing that hasn't changed for those listening on the radio is Denny Matthews.
KANSAS CITY NUTS UP TO CORONA RECESSION!!!
Laid-off tech worker pivots to custom peanut butter, spreading a not-just-nuts venture across social media
After a few hours of research one quarantined-afternoon, Eric Buckley found a recipe for a 2020 second act: EB's PB, his newly-unshelled company that cranks out custom, premium peanut butter tailored to the tastes of curious customers and nut butter aficionados.
Rolling With Kindness
One Kansas City group is doing all it can to help others in other countries who cannot walk or play sports.Kansas City-based Numotion is teaming up with Midwest Adaptive Sports to collect older activity wheelchairs and send them to Ghana in West Africa."They are in desperate need of some chairs," said John Teegarden, of Midwest Adaptive Sports.Teegarden said as many as 15 wheelchairs are being donated and they are not just normal wheelchairs.
Local Snack Cake Tech Expands
Something very sweet is happening right now in Lenexa. Hostess just opened its new innovation lab.If it's possible to improve on a Twinkie or Ding Dong, that's where it will happen.When you think of Hostess, you tend to think of all those tempting treats on store shelves.
Elizabeth Hurley wowed fans by posting another sultry bikini shot. The 55-year-old actress wore a khaki-green bikini and a hot pink cover-up while at the beach last Thursday. "Brand new, very limited edition, Pink Robe," the British model and actress captioned the photo, advertising items from her beachwear line.
College Life Testimony
A former Liberty University student who played in a band with Becki Falwell's son claims she performed oral sex on him when he was 22, in 2008 The anonymous student was classmates with the Falwell's eldest son Trey The incident took place in the Falwell's home when Jerry Falwell Jr
Old School Movie Review
To those who might be a little fuzzy on their Bill & Ted history, fair enough dudes, it's been, like, 29 years since the last sequel. Undaunted, Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter party on in "Bill & Ted Face the Music," another adventure in nostalgia that nobody really needed and yet, if not excellent, manages to be good-hearted and reasonably fun.
AOC Without Media Love
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., remains furious with NBC News, saying this week that the network made her "life a living hell" with a tweet that she says resulted in "a ton of abuse" directed at her. Last week, Ocasio-Cortez accused NBC of trying to "generate hate-clicks" with a "blatantly misleading tweet" about her one-minute appearance during the second night of the Democratic National Convention.
Kansas City To The Rescue
LENEXA, KS (KCTV) -- As the Gulf Coast surveys the damage from Hurricane Laura, disaster relief organizations from across the nation are converging to help. On Thursday, KCTV5's Nathan Vickers spoke to local volunteers who are headed south to work in potentially dangerous situations, especially during a pandemic.
Enjoy Kansas City Modern Dance From A Distance
Quixotic will be hosting another round of their Twilight Soirée Variety Show this Friday and Saturday at the Westin Hotel in Crown Center. These events follow the sold-out Twilight Soirée shows from the previous weekend. The Kansas City-based performance company has creatively incorporated social distancing measures into their performances.
Joco Politico Tribute
OLATHE, Kan. - Kansas Governor Laura Kelly has ordered flags lowered Friday to honor Olathe Mayor Michael Copeland. Copeland, Olathe's longest serving Mayor, died Aug. 19 after suffering a medical emergency in his home. He was 58. A visitation is scheduled for Copeland this Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Zoom Life For NextGen
Mesner Puppet Theater launches new digital videos for children struggling with emotions from COVID-19
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Mesner Puppet Theater in Kansas City, Missouri, is producing a new line of educational digital videos and supplemental materials to help pre-K through elementary school-aged children learn how to manage their emotions during the COVID-19 pandemic.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .