I was born in Kansas City and grew up in the Chicago suburbs and I'm happy to be working in the state of my birth, Missouri. I've been married to Kathy for 17 years and we're the proud parents of a rescued Greyhound named JJ. I root for the Royals and Cubs, don't put ketchup on hot dogs and never met a pizza I didn't like.
Jackson Needs a Home
Meet Jackson. He was an owner surrender to the Old Drum and Friends Animal Shelter in Warrensburg and he's looking for a new furever home.
Freezing Drizzle for KC and Northwest Missouri Tonight
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Kansas City area and Northwest Missouri until 10:00PM CST.
How I Learned to Appreciate Drummers Like Rush’s Neil Peart
When I heard that Rush's Neil Peart had died I immediately felt sad. I knew one of rock's greatest drummers had been silenced forever.
To Shovel or Not?
With highs climbing into the 50's the next couple of days Rob tries to figure out if shoveling his driveway is worth it.
Phones As Dangerous for Teens as Smoking?
A state senator introduced a bill in the Vermont legislature to generate discussion about cell phones and the government trying to protect young adults from making poor decision.
Warrensburg Emergency Snow Ordinance in Effect Friday Night
With pretty much every news outlet in Kansas City and the National Weather Service predicting a winter storm will hit this weekend, the City of Warrensburg has gone ahead and activated Phase One of the the Emergency Snow Ordinance. The ordinance will start at 6:00 Friday and be in effect until 6:00P…
UCM Dorms and Food Service Opening Early Because of Storm
In anticipation of this weekend's winter storm the University of Central Missouri is opening dorms and offering food service early.
The Four Day Workweek Back in the News
The idea of a four day workweek keeps coming up in the news, but is it really the cure for our stress? Or is there a different answer?
Sometimes Pizza May Be Healthier Than Cereal for Breakfast
One nutritionist is claiming that a slice of pizza is healthier for breakfast than most cereals.
Mo General Assembly May Consider Year Round Daylight Saving Time
I think the clock is ticking on us engaging in the practice of moving clocks ahead in the very early spring, and pushing them back in a very late fall.