The Missouri Department of Transportation has encouraging news for all those commuters, residents and others who have been coping with disruptive bridge and ramp construction into downtown. The $48 million project, which began in April, is scheduled to finish this month. It was a big, complex project to renovate or rebuild 18 bridges, a few of which hadn’t been touched for decades.
In the annals of television Twitter history, The Sound of Music Live will likely best Sharknado for insta-reaction. Viewers loved it, hated it, thought actress Julie Andrews would roll over in her grave early over it, and generally let it all out on Twitter.
Sporting Kansas City will play for the championship of its league Saturday, but in some ways the franchise is working on something more important. In some ways, the franchise is working on something the Royals and Chiefs should try to emulate.
- Prairie Village Tree Lighting 2013
- Red X Wine Tasting
- Kanye West concertgoers at the Sprint Center
- Chiefs vs. Broncos tailgaters
- Toys and crafts shows at KCI Expo
- City Markets Whoville Holidays
- Frontier Feline Fanciers Cat Show
- Breakfast with Santa at Mahaffie
- Mayor's Christmas Tree Lighting
- Black Friday at Zona Rosa
- Pilgrim Run 5K
- Salvation Army Thanksgiving Dinner
Nelson Mandela led black South Africans in their struggle to throw off the yoke of white rule and then helped the entire nation heal the wounds of racial division.
He is accused of fighting with another golfer during a dispute Nov. 15 at the Fred Arbanas Golf Course in Longview Lake Park. Armstrong said he was the victim in the assault and planned to contest the ticket.
After 52 years of seasonal business, Schmitt’s plans to close this weekend. With artificial trees becoming much more popular, it’s likely to become increasingly harder for Christmas tree farms to thrive.
TopGolf, a high-tech driving range, bar and restaurant complex, is coming to the metro. The Dallas-based company wants to build a 70,000-square-foot, three-level center at the northeast corner of 107th Street and Nall Avenue in Overland Park. If all goes as planned it will open in the second quarter of 2015.
Award-winning illustrator Shane Evans has always wanted to nurture community through his art, and Chocolate Me, his book with longtime best friend and actor Taye Diggs, is his vehicle.
The lesson here is clear: Don’t try to handle a strange or threatening situation on your own. Don’t make hasty judgments and don’t take the law into your own hands.
Carol Dark Ayres writes: Before we come into this world, we have innate equality. Not only are we equal but we have “certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”
A raise in the minimum wage — widely supported by most Americans — would be a great place to begin.
Pairing the fancy highs and casual lows is the recent fashion mantra of many stylish, up-to-the-moment dressers. We asked savvy fashion experts for 15 ideas to help you breeze through the festive season.
President Barack Obama has to figure out a way to connect with Republicans.
Like an unwanted house guest, the bitter cold front that moved into Kansas City is going to stay awhile, and its likely to bring a friend more snow. The storm on Thursday brought sleet, freezing rain and snow to Missouri, creating hazardous driving conditions and prompting Gov. Jay Nixon to activate the State Emergency Operations Center.
Every working firehouse has at least one notable pitmaster in its ranks, but as a rule, the only people who get to eat firehouse barbecue are firefighters. Thanks to Wichita’s Jetman, John E. Thien, firehouse swine dining is no longer exclusive to firefighters.
Just forget about Warren Beatty. Thats the best way to enjoy the new Bonnie and Clyde, which will saturate three cable networks beginning tonight. Comparing it with Arthur Penns 1967 classic, which had Faye Dunaway as a sexually voracious Bonnie to Beattys impotent Clyde, might just spoil both of them for you.