Star Magazine

Love Story

From Romania came love

In 2002, TV anchor Elizabeth Alex planned to return to Romania but instead had to fly to New Orleans to cover Hurricane Katrina. When Alex Drescanu,  her local translator, realized she wasn’t coming, he felt bereft. He called her and said, “I miss you.”

Love Story

All it took was just one look

That night Thaylia Smith wrote on her calendar, “Drummer sat at table.” She continued to attend the late-night sessions at Jardine’s Restaurant and Jazz Club, and she and Patrick Conway got to know each other.

Videos

Hundreds protest Trump at ‘Not My President’ rally in Kansas City

Hundreds of Kansas City residents protested President Donald Trump on Monday at a Not My President rally near the Country Club Plaza. The rally, like past events, became a lighting rod for a host of complaints about Trump and was organized by a local mother and daughter with a Facebook page.
Shane Keyser The Kansas City Star
Hundreds protest Trump at ‘Not My President’ rally in Kansas City 1:08

Hundreds protest Trump at ‘Not My President’ rally in Kansas City

Royals catcher Salvador Perez gets hit by Lorenzo Cains backswing 0:40

Royals catcher Salvador Perez gets hit by Lorenzo Cains backswing

Ian Kennedy on moving his family to KC and setting goals 2:36

Ian Kennedy on moving his family to KC and setting goals

Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter Sr. Community Center grand opening 1:16

Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter Sr. Community Center grand opening