<![CDATA[Jeneé Osterheldt: Food & Restaurant Blog | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/ en-us Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:43:47 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:43:47 CDT Jeneé Osterheldt 60 Bruce Jenner a bigger hero than ever http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article19448934.html#storylink=rss In a Diane Sawyer interview, Bruce Jenner displays courage as he lets his hair down, releasing that ponytail and smashing the strict gender roles and stereotypes we subscribe to so he can finally be himself at 65. That is Olympian strength.

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Artist Nicole Leth creates bold fashion statements as breakup therapy http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article18512804.html#storylink=rss Nicole Leth turned a breakup and growing pains into a clothing line: “Sex & Ice Cream.” The Kansas City Art Institute student presents her senior thesis at a fashion show, “Everything I Should’ve Said,” at 8 p.m. Friday at the Bauer, 115 W. 18th St.

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Madonna doesn’t have to justify her love, or her kisses http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article18435869.html#storylink=rss Madonna lip-locked Drake at Coachella, and the trolls came out in full force to attack her age. You didn’t like it? Fine. But kiss double standards goodbye already.

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Walter Scott is only the latest in an epidemic of needless deaths http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article18229436.html#storylink=rss Walter Scott is the latest police shooting of an unarmed man. These are not isolated events. This is an epidemic that cannot be ignored.

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At Il Lazzarone in the River Market, the best time for pizza is midnight http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article17772230.html#storylink=rss At midnight in the River Market, Il Lazzarone at 412 Delaware St. delivers a saucy happy hour that packs in its bar. $10 pizzas and hip-hop, anyone?

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Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Rolling Stone rape story was false, but the problem is very real http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article17573855.html#storylink=rss Don’t let Rolling Stone’s fake rape story deter you from coming forward or advocating for others: Sexual assault in America is a real problem that can’t be ignored.

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Mon, 06 Apr 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Library funding is restored at last http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article17327366.html#storylink=rss As Missouri libraries faced a $6 million budget cut, Gov. Jay Nixon hushed our worries and released the big money he was holding back.

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Fri, 03 Apr 2015 15:53:36 CDT

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‘Breakfast Club’ still nourishes the soul http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article16510223.html#storylink=rss As “The Breakfast Club” celebrates it’s 30th anniversary it continues to prove that teen angst and coming-of-age realness are universal and timeless, especially when told through the imagination of John Hughes.

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:05:50 CDT

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Brunch at Blvd Tavern: Move over, mimosas, it’s time to Reboot http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article16201640.html#storylink=rss Blvd Tavern, the newly opened Crossroads gastropub at 320 Southwest Blvd., doesn’t rest on mimosas, the bloody mary and French toast for brunch. It pushes beyond the staples and gives brunch a heartier pub attitude.

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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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You don’t need Starbucks coffee to talk about race http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article16123703.html#storylink=rss Starbucks is no longer serving uncomfortable conversation on race with its Frappuccino, but we’re not off the hook. Talking about race in America is vital.

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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:23:08 CDT

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Barbie the spy steals creativity http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article15466448.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:11:16 CDT

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Quiet sophistication in Westport’s new AC Lounge http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article15117725.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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How to break down barriers between police and community? A horse, of course http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article14686232.html#storylink=rss Kansas City Mounted Patrol’s newest horse, Leader, will patrol his first St. Patrick’s Day Parade and with a little luck, help the unit continue it’s mission of building bridges between cops and the urban core.

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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:59:14 CDT

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Volunteers needed to help Junior Achievement teach business acumen to kids http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article14047535.html#storylink=rss Junior Achievement of Middle America helps empower students to become future business leaders, but they need more volunteers to fulfill the mission.

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:00:00 CDT

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Local Pig brings fine bites, drinks to Westport http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article13214528.html#storylink=rss Between its buffet of fine charcuterie, dozens of craft cocktails and hundreds of bottles of beer, the Local Pig, at 510 Westport Road, the space formerly known as Bridger’s Bottle Shop, takes pigging out in Westport to the next level.

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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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It’s time to liberate school lunches http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/article12888818.html#storylink=rss First lady Michelle Obama is right — healthy school lunches are essential. But U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts isn’t wrong. Schools deserve the flexibility to tailor programs to work for the students.

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Fri, 06 Mar 2015 14:00:00 CST

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Wandering pooch was a one-dog Northland welcome committee http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article14025869.html#storylink=rss Bailey, a Lhasa apso, has been a one-dog welcome committee for many Northlanders over the years.

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:46:57 CDT

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Videos of police shootings and the color of a dress are all a matter of perception http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article11951615.html#storylink=rss Science explains why some of us see a blue and black dress, while other see white and gold. But a history of racism and privilege shades the light in which we view the police killings of unarmed black people.

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KC illustrator shows kids that black history is more than 28 days http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article11367572.html#storylink=rss Kansas City illustrator Shane Evans heads to Barnes and Noble Saturday to talk about his latest children’s book, “28 Days,”celebrating great moments in black history that changed the world.

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:42:28 CST

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At the new Screenland Crossroads: Ms. Pac-Man, fries and zombies — nerdtastic http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article11145152.html#storylink=rss Screenland Crossroads kicks up the fun with video games and a stocked bar. Oh, there’s a movie theater, too. This is for my movie buffs, my comic book fanatics, my all-night gamers. Someone like me, who rocks Luigi T-shirts and Sailor Moon buttons, fits right in here. After all, Super Mario’s Boo and a Harry Potter Platform 93/4 poster grace the walls, and images of gamer favorites are plastered on the bar alongside the arcade.

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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 06:00:00 CST

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Oscars aftermath: Patricia Arquette had it right and so wrong http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article11027768.html#storylink=rss Patricia Arquette gave a passionate women’s rights speech at the Oscars, but her backstage comments only divided the people fighting for equality.

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Lent is not just about giving up chocolate http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article10775939.html#storylink=rss contains illegal HTML markup:

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Roasterie Factory Cafe perks up your happy hour http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article10538450.html#storylink=rss Friday nights when the work week ends are usually about cocktails, but the Roasterie Factory Cafe’s coffee happy hour is the perfect way to jump-start your weekend. The Roasterie’s Leawood location is lovely when you’re out shopping in the burbs. And the Brookside location is hustle and bustle. But the Factory has more of a lounge vibe.

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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 06:00:00 CST

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Why we love ‘Empire’? Cookie, the Lyon queen http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article10485356.html#storylink=rss While Olivia Pope and Annalise Keating dominate TV on Thursdays, Cookie Lyon of “Empire” is taking over on Wednesday.

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‘Fifty Shades of Grey’: Our guide for the curious http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article10042643.html#storylink=rss “Fifty Shades of Grey” has gone page-to-screen, and there are a few things you should know before you enter the world of mommy porn, a la E.L. James.

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The best seafood happy hours: An ocean of love for Valentine’s Day http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article9694391.html#storylink=rss American Heart Month, Valentine’s Day and it’s almost time for Lent? Let’s declare it seafood season. And if you like fish, columnist Jeneé Osterheldt has some happy hours for you.

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We’re stuck on Kanye and Beck and missing Grammys’ big messages http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article9638651.html#storylink=rss As Beck and Kanye West dominate post-Grammy discussions, we miss the points that took center stage: stopping domestic violence and ending the killings of unarmed black men.

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Even Bruce Jenner deserves privacy http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article9458984.html#storylink=rss Bruce Jenner has been in and out of the spotlight for 40 years, but the Olympian and reality TV dad still has the right to tell his story, his way. In the meantime, tabloids should back off.

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Where to get your Valentine on in KC http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article9098705.html#storylink=rss Valentine’s Day is little more than one week away, but don’t get caught up in the crazy. Whether you’re brunching at the movies or taking in a little jazz, have some fun.

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Super Bowl ads give dads their due, at last http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article8955272.html#storylink=rss Super Bowl commercials move away from the beer-driven, idiot dad and finally give airtime to more realistic fathers in spots for Dove, Toyota, Nissan and more.

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