Third-graders from Charleston, Illinois sent a Flat Stanley to every MLB team in the country. Ten teams so far have responded including the Colorado Rockies, who created a busy adventure for the little paper boy.
Kansas City Ballet will present a ‘Sensory-Friendly Nutcracker’ for children with autism and Down Syndrome. Joyce DiDonato will perform at Folly Theatre and Kansas City Chorale will present “Christmas 1968.”
Singer Janelle Monae and music producer Jermaine “JWhiteDidIt” White, who are both from KCK, are nominated for the Grammy album of the year, she for “Dirty Computer” and he for Cardi B’s “Invasion of Privacy.”
A GoFundMe account for Winston Bertrand will help pay for medical expenses for the 9-year-old son of local home-interior designer Jennifer Bertrand and her husband, Chris. The boy was born with lymphangioma.
John David Washington comes from a strong acting lineage, but he is creating his own lane earning a Golden Globe nomination and generating Oscar buzz through his standout role in Spike Lee's "BlacKkKlansman.".