Pepsi has unveiled a new earth-friendly bottle made entirely of plant material. It’s made from switchgrass, pine bark, corn husks and other plant substances. The only downside: it makes the Pepsi tastes like V-8.
Westport will be one giant sobriety checkpoint on St. Patrick’s Day. The KCPD has a new $395,000 mobile van that can do 5 breathalyzer tests at a time. Something about wanting to be ready when the Backstreet Boys hit town.
Kansas City based Heart to Heart is sending a team of volunteers with supplies to Japan to help with disaster relief. Heart to Heart will ship medication, water, syringes, bandages and an entire case of Cheap Trick albums.
The grand marshal for the St. Patrick’s day parade will be Micheal Mahoney from KMBC Channel 9.
Several parade workers will be walking next to Mahoney’s car with giant ropes tethered to his hair.