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Beau Williams / Julep KC
KMBZ News Staff
August 13, 2019 - 5:20 am
Kansas City, MO - For the kids, it's a time to traipse up and down their neighborhood streets in search of candy and memories with their family and friends. For some adults, its a time to dress up and get in touch with their inner kid . . . and maybe drink some crafty, spooky cocktails in the...
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Kansas City's Morning News
August 09, 2019 - 5:25 am
Parents are concerned about reports of fraudulent, unsafe car seats popping up across the metro. Prairie Village Police Officer Mark Brown says these so-called car seats do not follow federal regulations. "What we mean is they don't meet the federal motor vehicle safety standards that car seats...
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Open Belly Podcast / Danielle Lehman
Kansas City's Morning News
August 08, 2019 - 4:47 am
Kansas City is home to hundreds of great restaurants, and a podcast is shining a light on some of the best among them - with a bit of a twist. Host Danielle Lehman says she started the Open Belly podcast to give immigrant and refugee-owned restaurants in the metro some well-deserved attention. "My...
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AP News Staff
July 05, 2019 - 4:42 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - A social-justice advocacy group says it is launching a hotline in Kansas City, Kansas, for people to report police misconduct. The Kansas City Star reports that Wednesday's announcement by the Metro Organization for Racial and Economic Equity comes about a month after it...
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Bill Grady
June 28, 2019 - 8:07 am
Kansas City, MO - A decades-old homicide remains painful for the victim’s family. "It would be wonderful if somebody remembered something or was holding onto a secret," said Nancy Lebrecht, a former Midtown resident, from her current home in Florida. Lebrecht was 20 when her 16-year-old brother,...
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Rebecca Crockett
June 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
Overland Park, KS - It's part art museum, part photo opportunity, and this experience is teaching guests a new way to interact with art. Wonder Wonder is an art installation museum that brings in local KC Metro artists to create experiences, room by room for guests to explore. General manager...
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Marc LaVoie
June 12, 2019 - 7:31 am
Kansas City, MO - A large number of soccer fans held a watch party to cheer on the US Women's National Team against Thailand in its opening match of the World Cup. The favored Americans dominated 13-0, scoring 10 times in the second half. "Women's soccer in the United States has invested probably...
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Marc LaVoie
June 11, 2019 - 7:46 am
Kansas City, MO - The mayoral race is narrowing between the two candidate vying to lead Kansas City, according to a new Missouri Scout newsletter poll. The numbers show Quinton Lucas with a lead over Jolie Justus, but his lead has shrunk recently. The margin, according to the poll, is 42 percent to...
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Mike Strong / KC Friends of Alvin Ailey
Rebecca Crockett
June 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
Kansas City, MO - AileyCamp is a six week summer dance camp created to give youth an opportunity to learn life skills through dance that wouldn't otherwise get the opportunity. Monica Stoneking with Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey says the youth are learning all different kinds of dance, but...
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