It’s not just love in the air this weekend. There’s also the sound of amazing music television programming coming your way: Tomorrow night On Friday evening, kick back with two legends from two different genres. At 9pm on KCPT, American Masters presents “BB King: The Life of Riley,” which delves into the blues legend’s life and career through candid interviews ...Continue Reading
We’re loving the latest — and last, sniff — season of “Downton Abbey.” As the Abbey and its inhabitants move toward modern thinking, we asked Caitlin Corcoran, the General Manager of Westport’s Ça Va and 2014 winner of the Paris of the Plains Bartending Competition, to create a cocktail for us. She drew inspiration from Maggie Smith’s ...Continue Reading
Over 200 people joined KCPT at Union Station for a special sneak peek of "NOVA: Icemen Reborn" with paleo-sculptor Gary Staab.
“Ready Jet Go!” VIDEO
PBS KIDS' new series, Ready Jet Go!, premieres on KCPT Presidents' Day, Monday, February 15 at 6:30am, 7:30am and 4pm. The series follows Jet Propulsion, a new kid in town who also happens to be an alien from outer space.
Which Jackson County, Missouri zip codes received the most or least TIF funding from 2010-2014? Explore the map, created as part of the recent documentary film “Our Divided City,” which explores crime on Kansas City’s East Side:
Gordon Parks Elementary VIDEO
It’s only a few minutes away from the mansions of Mission Hills, the vibrant and tony County Club Plaza, and the sprawling complex of the University of Kansas hospital and medical school — but the Gordon Parks Elementary School in Kansas City, Missouri might as well be on the other side of the world. “The ...Continue Reading