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Hygge New Year with candles made in Fairway

The new year seems to be all about hygge, the Danish word for finding the simple pleasures in life with people you enjoy by your side. Think mugs of tea and burning candles — including those made by Lainey Lake of Fairway.

Development

Innovative artist housing will be part of KC neighborhood revival

Kansas City has just gotten tax credit approval for three crucial residential projects east of downtown, including a new “arts block” project that will provide affordable live/work spaces for artists. That project is modeled on a successful Chicago development. All three tax credit buildings will provide replacement housing for residents of the outdated Chouteau Courts low-income housing complex.

Living

These are the droids you’re looking for

Looking for a last-minute gift? No matter the recipient, bet they can’t help but smile at Remnants by RJ’s clever robots made of recycled bits and pieces at Flying Pig Local Mercantile in the Crossroads Arts District.

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Eric Berry delivers message to teammates prior to facing the Oakland Raiders

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Surveillance video of Costco gunman released by Lenexa police

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"It was like a switch went on,"mother speaks up about her daughter's sudden suicide

FCC votes to repeal net neutrality regulations 0:17

FCC votes to repeal net neutrality regulations

Police chief describes events unfolding as KCK police captain tracks Costco gunman through the store 2:11

Police chief describes events unfolding as KCK police captain tracks Costco gunman through the store

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Watch: Could this be America's roughest street? A Kansas town lays claim to one heck of a bump

Chiefs WR Albert Wilson: “It’s year four for me and I’m still learning”

Star columnist Vahe Gregorian spoke to Chiefs wide receiver Albert Wilson about Wilson's role with the wide receiver group.
David Eulitt The Kansas City Star
Chiefs WR Albert Wilson: “It’s year four for me and I’m still learning” 3:06

Chiefs WR Albert Wilson: “It’s year four for me and I’m still learning”

Kansas Medicaid backlog hits nursing homes financially 1:08

Kansas Medicaid backlog hits nursing homes financially

Check out the cool floor projection video at the NCAA Div. I volleyball Final Four 0:42

Check out the cool floor projection video at the NCAA Div. I volleyball Final Four

Police chief describes events unfolding as KCK police captain tracks Costco gunman through the store 2:11

Police chief describes events unfolding as KCK police captain tracks Costco gunman through the store