Thursday, October 01, 2020

Kansas City Thursday Night News Cleanup

Tonight the enduring hotness of Liz inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines. 

Take look . . .

Mayor Q’s Crime Walk

KCMO Mayor Lucas Tours Lykins Neighborhood

Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas will conduct a walking tour of the Lykins Neighborhood on Thursday with community leaders as part of the engagement effort for Reform Project KC, a new initiative announced Wednesday to combat violent crime in KCMO.

LESS Local Medical Options

2 Saint Luke's Community Hospital locations in Overland Park to close

OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Today, the Saint Luke's Health System announced that two of their community hospital locations in Overland Park will be closed so they can streamline their services and provide "emergency care where there is the greatest patient demand." On Dec.

Local Latinx Art Unveiled

Murals celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, diversity in Kansas City, Kansas

"El Baile de la Vida," or "The Dance of Life" was commissioned to celebrate diversity in Kansas City, Kansas. "One of the things that tells a story about the culture is 'the baile,' the dance, and each one of them has a different characteristic," artist Jose Faus said.

Exceptional Liz Shares Secret To Eternal Hotness

Elizabeth Hurley shares her secrets to staying in shape at 55

Elizabeth Hurley is spilling her fitness secrets. The 55-year-old actress has become known for her fit figure, regularly showing it off in bikini pictures on social media. Now, the star has opened up to Us Weekly about what exactly she does to keep her shape.

Fox News Takes Stands Up

"Stop deflecting": Fox News reporter tears into Trump defenders over white supremacy comments

Fox News reporter John Roberts criticized White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Thursday for refusing to provide a "definitive and unambiguous" statement condemning white supremacist groups on behalf of President Trump, arguing that she deflected by only pointing to his past statements.

COVID Close To Prez

Close Trump adviser Hope Hicks tests positive for coronavirus, sources say

Hope Hicks, one of President Donald Trump's top aides, has tested positive for coronavirus, three sources told CNN on Thursday.

White House Calls Out Debatable Moderator

Trump campaign calls out second debate moderator who interned for Biden, worked for Ted Kennedy

President Trump's campaign is calling out C-SPAN anchor Steve Scully, who's moderating the second presidential debate, for his ties to former Vice President Joe Biden. Steve Scully, who serves as a host for C-SPAN's "Washington Journal," interned for Biden after coming to Washington, D.C. as a student, according to Marie Claire.

AOC Denounces Prez Trump

'This is fascism at our door': AOC calls Trump a white supremacist following presidential debate

US Rep Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter to issue her thoughts on Donald Trump following Tuesday night's debate, and she did not tip-toe around her criticism. "Donald Trump is a white supremacist," she wrote. Ms Ocasio-Cortez said that though the signs were always there, those who accused him of white supremacist sympathies in the past were ostracised.

Prez Trump Tweet War Redux

Trump vows to overturn 'ridiculous' gender-neutral Navy SEAL ethos

I will be overturning this ridiculous order immediately! - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 1, 2020 "I will be overturning this ridiculous order immediately!" Trump tweeted Thursday evening. A Navy spokesperson on Thursday night referred questions to the White House. Chief Pentagon spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman did not immediately return a request for comment.

Local Haunts Explored

A visit to Sauer Castle

By Kathy Feist, Editor On September 19th, historian Diane Euston and I were invited to Sauer Castle, a 148-year-old Italianate home in Kansas City that was featured in our September 2 issue. The home, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is privately owned by Carl Lobb, great, great, grandson of the original owner Anton Sauer.

Kansas City Urban Core Helping Hand Plan Debuts

'Someone to lean on' - Forward KC partners to bring 1-on-1 mentorship to Troost, Prospect

It's obvious where Kansas City's underserved areas for entrepreneurial and community resources fall - the east side, said Morgan Perry, noting that 22 chambers of commerce serve other portions of Jackson County. "But for Troost, for Prospect - where are the resources on the ground for them?

Friday Freeze Coming Up

Patchy frost possible Friday morning


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Anonymous said...

Mayor mckneely is walking in the wrong neighborhood, the murders are south of truman road, is he too scared to go in the hood he claims he grew up in! Maybe he’s afraid of running into his school nemesis cornpop! Hahahahaha!

Anonymous said...

Was Trump wearing a condom... uh, I mean mask, when he was "hugging" Hope Hicks?

Time to call in Dr. Demon Sperm to prescribe more hydroxychloroquine and lung injections of bleach.

Anonymous said...

The virus may force the Trump 2020 campaign slogan to be updated to Trump 1946-2020.

We are indeed rounding the turn.

Anonymous said...

Idiot at 12:54 believes everything he hears. How's that set of encyclopedia books doing on your shelves?

Anonymous said...

Make her our queen. Let her run the USA. We would be better off.