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By The Numbers: KidsTLC

KidsTLC has been helping transform the lives of children and families experiencing mental and behavioral health challenges, developmental trauma, and autism for well over 40 years. What started as an emergency shelter…

Impulse Purchase of the Week – 7/4

For people on a Keto-centric diet, finding the right foods can sometimes be a challenge. Good thing we stumbled across local chef Laura Manivong’s newly introduced Fattyhead Keto Crust. She’s been perfecting…

RIP, Kansas City Stack Burger, June 2019 – June 2019

RIP, McDonald U.K.’s “Kansas City Stack” burger—England hardly knew ye. Your double bacon cheeseburger—which allegedly featured a “smokey steakhouse sauce”—came and went in the blink of an eye across the pond. But…

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Five Things You Don’t Know About Me: Artist James Woodfill

Local artist James Woodfill is currently the artist-in-residence at Crossroads Hotel where his work Tuning Field can be spotted just inside the spacious lobby through August. He’s the third artist showcased inside the…

Five Things You Don’t Know About Me: Actress Dee Wallace

Besides being an acclaimed, internationally known actress, Dee Wallace is hometown royalty. The KCK native has starred in over 200 films—including the 1982 mega-blockbuster E.T.—but she’s also a fan of coming back…

KIM+MADventures #18

Our two favorite adventurers, Kim Farrell and Mady Johnston, had a crazy idea last summer. They quit their respective jobs and hocked all their belongings to begin a devil-may-care, 18-month journey around…

IN Conversation with Alexis Spight

Her birthday is the day before the Fourth of July, which is appropriate because gospel sensation Alexis Spight, on the cusp of 26, is incandescent, a joyful explosion of light, energy, and…

My Essentials: Ratana Tshibanda

In the 27 years Ratana Tshibanda has lived in Kansas City, she’s made a name for herself in the fashion and special events industry. If you’ve been to a fashion show in…

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