Jordan Carver gives us cause to celebrate along with the return of the afternoon sun as we check some of the top stories after work. Checkit:
Home Team Ticket Re-Up
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Official MLB partner StubHub is changing the way it sells tickets to Royals’ fans. “We cut off StubHub two hours prior to game time,” explained Steve Shiffman, the senior director of tickets sales and service Kansas City Royals. “Most clubs in baseball cut off between two and four hours before game time.”
Kansas Dox Demanded
Images of the document showed that it included proposals for registration of citizens of high-risk countries, extreme vetting of foreign visitors, a ban on Syrian refugees, deporting aliens charged with crimes (apparently without regard to whether they’ve been convicted) and building a border wall with Mexico.
A total of about 60,000 Kansas Citians voted in yesterday’s municipal elections, according to turnout figures from election boards. Kansas City voters in Jackson, Clay, and Platte counties approved $800 million in general obligation bonds, a one-eighth cent sales tax for development on the city’s east side and lessened penalties for marijuana possession.
Golden Ghetto Street Life Report
Traffic lanes on I-435 in Overland Park, Kansas, will be reduced Thursday for pothole repair work and pavement marking. The Kansas Department of Transportation said two left lanes will be closed in both directions of I-435 from Quivira Road to Metcalf Avenue between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Big Celebration Coming Soon
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Dozens of dignitaries from around the world are making their way into a wet and windy Kansas City to take part in an international event Thursday at the National WWI Museum and Memorial, commemorating the centennial entry of the United States into World War I.
Country Legend Concert Hype Machine
Garth Brooks talks about his upcoming concerts in Kansas City.
Pretty Good Local Clickbait Bar Guide
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