The same groups that used the wedge issue of Obamacare to unseat moderate Republican senators two years ago are targeting several House members for defeat in Tuesday’s GOP primary. But this time around, their efforts are being countered by groups that have organized to reverse the recent conservative tide in Kansas politics. TheKansas Values Institute and ...Continue Reading
Poirot: Dead Man’s Folly VIDEO
A wealthy financier and his wife stage a grand party at their new summer home. Poirot (David Suchet) is a reluctant guest, urged to attend by his old friend Ariadne Oliver (Zoë Wanamaker), who suspects the “murder hunt” game she is preparing may turn out to be a real murder. Masterpiece: Hercule Poirot, Season 12
Erica and Stephen of the Brooklyn Brew Shop are reviving the oldest beverage in history, one gallon at a time. It’s kitchen-based, friendly stovetop beer making that gives New Yorkers a new definition of what it means to enjoy a cold one, from curried stout to rhubarb root ale. Starting from the simplest of pasta ...Continue Reading
This week we debate the pros and cons of streetcar expansion in Kansas City just ahead of Tuesday’s election. In 2012, voters approved, in a restrictive, mail-in election, a two mile starter line from the River Market to Union Station. Now, voters are being asked whether to approve a larger streetcar expansion for a route ...Continue Reading
Find out why Kate’s gesture at Alan and Celia’s wedding stuns everyone. Last Tango in Halifax Season 2 finale. airs Sunday, August 3 at 7pm.
After 25 years, KC’s iconic Midwestern Musical Co. has closed. John McGrath profiled Matt Kesler and the store in this story, originally published on May 15, 2014. Matt Kesler has been the owner of Midwestern Musical Co. since 1989. Kesler’s guitar store started as a little shop in Mission, Kan., 25 years ago. In 2008, ...Continue Reading