Guest post by Judy Ulitchny A Simple Beginning to a Great Adventure This wonderful adventure began with a visit to the library. While wandering through the stacks I saw the book, The Faith Club by Ranya Idliby, Suzanne Oliver and Priscilla Warner. Intrigued by the title and the photo of three young women on the cover, I took ...Continue Reading
Over 100 creative authors submitted stories to the 2016 KCPT PBS Kids Writers Contest for Kindergarten through 3rd grade students. Here are this year's winners.
It’s a newsmaker edition of the program this week. With Kansas City Mayor Sly James pulling the plug on a KCI election, the streetcar launching and KCMO police announcing big cuts in law enforcement jobs, we dissect the three issues with three members of the city council. Teresa Loar KCMO City Council Quinton Lucas KCMO ...Continue Reading
Mike Shanin interviews Executive Director of the American Jazz Museum Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner. Then Mary Anne Murray Simons, Jason Grill, Steve Mirakian and Patrick McInerney discuss the next step in the debate over KCI’s future as Sly James announces there will be no public vote this year, the launch of the streetcar and George Will’s column ...Continue Reading
I hope you enjoy the promo above that was shot and conceived by the Beyond Belief producer cadre. I’m pleased and proud to recognize the contributions of this group of young Kansas City filmmakers and writers who have been the heart and soul of Beyond Belief. You can read all about them in an article published ...Continue Reading
It has always seemed like something way in the future. But could you now be voting on a new $1 billion terminal at KCI airport this August? The airlines have reached an agreement. And they go to City Hall this week to call for a single terminal design to be placed on the ballot this summer. ...Continue Reading