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Discounting Local Amor

Lovers' Lanes: 21 Valentine's Day visitations on a budget

The audience enjoys the ambience at Green Lady Lounge. // Courtesy Brian Turner The initial meet-up with an online match can be intimidating. The Pitch is here to help with first-date suggestions that are free or inexpensive, public, and low-stakes to take the pressure off. Fun and-most importantly-safety are focal points of these spaces.

KC Hopes Fairy Tales Come True

Lifelong Chiefs fan writes 'Twas the Night Before the Super Bowl' poem

Chiefs Kingdom is full of anticipation ahead of Super Bowl 57. Lifelong Chiefs fan Lizzie Shelly channeled that excitement into a new poem. She said she got the creative itch and went for it.

Tracking Game Day Goals

Chiefs milestones they could hit in the Super Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz. - There is a lot of history going into Super Bowl LVII. The Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles have had all of their storylines examined throughout the lead-up to the big game: two Black starting quarterbacks, the Kelce brothers and the relationships between head coaches Andy Reid and Nick Sirianni and facing their former employers are just a few that have been named.

Urban Affection Ahead

Black Love Gallery to celebrate Black History Month at The AI Hub - Downtown Council of Kansas City

You are invited to explore work from six Black artists from the greater Kansas City area at the Black Love Gallery opening event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at The AI Hub, 511 Delaware, Level B, Suite 50. The AI Hub offers a range of programs for creatives and entrepreneurs to gain exposure and a community of innovators in the new year.

Marijuana Legal Work Offered

Want to sell weed? Kansas City dispensaries are hiring budtenders to meet high demand

Now that recreational marijuana sales have started, more people are flocking to dispensaries to legally buy some of their favorite weed products. Dispensaries across the metro are addressing that demand by hiring new budtenders to help all their new customers. Budtenders, similar to bartenders, work with clients to find the best product to address their needs.

Hottie Puts Family Life On Hold With Help From Science

India Reynolds wows in sexy black bikini after revealing she's freezing her eggs

MODEL India Reynolds may be putting her plans for a family on ice but she's turning up the heat in this black tie-front bikini. The ex-Love Island contestant recently revealed she was freezing her eggs "to have kids at 50 like Janet Jackson ".


Biden hosts GOP, Dem governors at White House for dinner

WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden, hosting both Republican and Democratic governors for a black-tie affair at the White House, raised his glass for a toast. Standing under a portrait of Abraham Lincoln, he told the people in the room to remember who they were. "We're the United States of America.

Far East Clowns Balloon Panic

China mocks Biden for knocking down balloons with fighter jets: 'Hysterical,' 'laughably juvenile'

News outlets owned by the Chinese Communist Party say President Biden has only managed to make the U.S. military look weaker by pitting fighter jets against a surveillance balloon and an unknown "object," and cast China as the responsible party in the relationship while blaming the U.S.

More MAGA Dox Debated

Trump was issued subpoena for folder marked 'Classified Evening Briefing' discovered at Mar-a-Lago

Donald Trump's lawyers turned over an empty manilla folder marked "Classified Evening Briefing" after the US justice department issued a subpoena for its surrender once prosecutors became aware that it was located inside the private quarters of the former president's Mar-a-Lago resort, two sources familiar with the matter said.

Rumors Of War Tonight

Ukraine claims its first kill of Russia's 'Terminator' armored vehicle, believed to be one of Putin's most advanced weapon systems

Images appeared to show Russia's "Terminator" armored vehicle after a direct hit. The "Terminator," designed to support armor and infantry units, can engage three targets at once. Russia has begun its new offensive in eastern Ukraine, according to one of Ukraine's military commanders.

COVID Cont'd For Old School

For Many Older Americans, the Pandemic Is Not Over

Seniors continue to bear the brunt of deaths and hospitalizations, even as most of the nation abandons precautions: "Americans do not agree about the duty to protect others." Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.

Second Guess Saucy Surprises That SHOULD Require Consent

'I dream of group sex and want to treat fella to racy Valentine's Day party'

Participating in group sex is my ultimate fantasy. For as long as I can remember, I've imagined myself being ravished by a horny bunch of reprobates. Being naked in an atmosphere of sexual abandonment is intoxicating to me.

Local Artsy Exhibition Explored

Quixotic and Calvin Arsenia create a classy, multi-sensory affair in Sensatia L'Amour

Quixotic-Kansas City's multi-sensory performance featuring aerial acrobatics, contortionists, modern dance, comedy, fire throwing, burlesque, live vocals and instrumentals including saxophone, violin, cello, and more-presents Sensatia L'Amour, a sensual Valentine's Day performance featuring special guest harpist and vocalist Calvin Arsenia.

Weekend Weather Forecast

FORECAST: Warmer Super Bowl Sunday with slight breeze

High pressure remains in control of our weather which will allow us to get even warmer on Sunday. Temperatures will top out in the mid to upper 50s with a stiff southwest wind between 10 and 15 miles per hour. Gusts could get as high as 25 mph at times.

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