Sunday, August 09, 2020

Kansas City Sunday News Look



Right now classic Candice inspires this quick peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines . . .


Tax Breaks Come With Risk

Kansas City stores balance safety, savings during Missouri sales-tax holiday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Before Alana Vawter returns to college at Stanford University, she needs a new laptop. "With all the classes coming, you really have to have something that is reliable to be able to send most of your time there," Vawter said.


Careful At Church

Health officials warn of large gatherings after hundreds exposed to COVID-19 at 2 churches

JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. - Large gatherings continue to be a source of positive coronavirus cases in Jackson County. In July alone, the Jackson County Health Department has learned of 42 new COVID-19 tests connected to large gatherings at churches or parties. It's caused hundreds of other people to be potentially exposed.


Make Or Break

It's decision time for Joe Biden. His VP pick could make history, with Harris, Rice among top contenders

WASHINGTON - The week Joe Biden will announce his running mate has finally arrived. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and Susan Rice, former national security advisor to President Barack Obama, have emerged as the top contenders. Either one would make history as the first black woman to be a running mate.


Health Advice From Hillary

Hillary Clinton tells New York Times columnist to lay off 'pot brownies'

Hillary Clinton told longtime New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd Saturday to lay off the pot brownies. The jab came after a column from Dowd which stated that Biden and his yet to be announced female running mate would be the first Democratic male/female presidential ticket since Walter Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro in 1984.


Prez Trump Campaigning With Help From Friends

Big oil remembers 'friend' Trump with millions in campaign funds

In mid-June the oil pipeline billionaire Kelcy Warren hosted a fundraising bash at his palatial Dallas, Texas, home that drew the presence of Donald Trump and raised $10m for the US president's campaign coffers.


Progress On Plaza

'A great moment in society': Local business owner makes history at the Plaza

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A local business owner at the Country Club Plaza made history with her grand opening Friday. Thalia Cherry, owner and CEO of Cherry Sports Gear, is the first female African American owner of a clothing retail store on the Plaza. "I'm thrilled, honored and humbled to always be the first because [...]


Kansas City Sunday Heats Up

Morning storms move out, sun and heat return

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12 comments:

Anonymous said...

Damn it - get the name right!
the new plaza store is "Cherry Spo'ts Gear"!

Anonymous said...

Hadn't known the Country Club Plaza, owned by Alfred Taubman, Mace Siegel, and Richard Cohen, wasn't inclusive. Does the Plaza have Jim Crow rules in place? Was Ms. Cherry prevented from opening a store there previously?

Bandit said...

Technically she was. Rent was too high but blm fixed that.

Anonymous said...

^^^ +100000000

Now that they ruined it and nobody wants to be there the rent dropped so.....

Anonymous said...

is president trump paying biden to lose?

Anonymous said...

And yet we have new stores opening.

Anonymous said...

More people are starting to say that Biden won't be the Democratic candidate. It sounds like his staffers even think his mind is too far gone. Who's going to take his place at the last minute -- Michelle Obama? If so, Bernie will sure be pissed off because he came in second in the primaries.

Bandit said...

Boinie Sahndah's always acts like nobody at the rest home has changed his Depends in a week. Pissed off is his normal mood.

Anonymous said...

^^^Big afternoon of loneliness today Bandit? How many hours now have you been on here. What have you solved today? What difference have you made today?

Byron Funkhouser said...

No one remembered that Hillary ran with Tim Kaine because his gender is questionable and he is such a big pussy crybaby.

Anonymous said...

JULY 2020 – FULL MONTH JOB APPROVAL SUMMARY

National Likely Voter (LV) Job Approval of @POTUS – 47%

Men LV App – 49%

Women LV App – 44%

GOP LV App – 79%

Dem LV App – 23%

Ind LV App – 41%

White LV App – 48%

Black Total LV App – 36% !

Other Non-White Total LV App – 51% ! https://t.co/45keakekAX pic.twitter.com/QzbGZf4hSg

— Rasmussen Reports (@Rasmussen_Poll) August 7, 2020

Daughter of gawd said...

So happy that my "Church of The Backyard Rock" did not spread any Covid.
Our patron saint, Saint George Carlin" looks out for our folks.

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