Kansas City News Lights: Season Of Giving, Working & Running Starts

Before the morning update we just wanted to quickly check-in with out most dedicated readers and share a bit of nice news so that there's no denying our blog community's love for this cowtown.

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Fixin' Thanksgiving: Inside local effort to serve 500 families in need

KMBC 9 Cares for Kids and Operation Breakthrough's mission is to bring joy and a Thanksgiving feast to 500 families in need. Learn how you can join our effort to make the holidays special.

Garmin Kansas City Marathon returns for another year of scenic views and sore feet

On Saturday, Oct. 21, runners around the community will take part in the 37th consecutive year of Kansas City's largest marathon.

Overland Park Recycling business promotes equity, hires employees with disabilities

October marks National Disability Employment Awareness Month, a nationally-recognized designation with the U.S. Department of Labor.

KC-area flag football leagues thrilled after sport added to Olympics

Multiple KC-area flag football leagues are excited after the sport was added for the 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles

Two KC Breweries Take Home Medals At the Great American Beer Festival

Two KC craft breweries, Pathlight Brewing and Cinderblock Brewery, won medals at the 2023 Great American Beer Festival.

Cheers! 96-year-old couple ties the knot in Olathe

The couple met two years ago at Cedar Lakes Village, where they are both residents.

Efforts to tag monarchs carry into a third decade - tracking the butterfly's 'amazing migration'

Monarch butterflies travel hundreds and even thousands of miles in their migration to Mexico. Volunteer efforts to tag the butterflies have helped scientists learn more about their journey.

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