Lee's Summit native Blake Piatczyc will be competing on the new dance competition show "World of Dance." The NBC show, which premiers May 30, features celebrity judges Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo and Derek Hough. Piatczyc, 23, is also opening a nearly 12,000 square foot dance studio, BPM Dance Complex, in Lee's Summit.
Jill Toyoshiba and Aaron RandleThe Kansas City Star
Local dancer to compete in "World of Dance" show
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'Game of Thrones' characters such as Jon Snow, Melisandre, Rickon Stark, Shireen Baratheon and Lady Mormont are brought to life through the cosplay of Joe and Sachiko DiGusto of Blue Springs and their children Dodge, Kiley and Sydney.
Two Missouri brothers, Taimoor and Rehan, take their love for renovation and innovation to a whole new level. With little interest in typical build projects, the duo roam the country to find the most bizarre, interesting, and unconventional structures and
Several dozen family and friends attended a watch party July 3 to support Rich Talavera, 70, as he competed in the Kansas City Qualifiers episode of American Ninja Warrior. Talavera holds the record for being the oldest contestant to complete an obstacle on the show.
Macey Hensley, the 7-year-old girl from Council Grove, Kan., has become a regular on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," where she shares her extensive knowledge of presidents, vice presidents and first ladies. Away from the show, Macey likes to be at home on her