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Provocative New Vietnam War Exhibit Anchors Veterans Day Weekend at WW I Museum

By Kevin Collison An unvarnished account of the Vietnam War, from the Cold War domino theory that hooked the U.S. in the 1950s, to a...

New Hyatt House Adding ‘Sexy Pizza’ to Downtown Skyline

By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin within a couple weeks on a 13-story Hyatt House hotel at Ninth and Broadway that plans to...

Councilwoman Asks City Manager to Explore Local Control of KC Police

(Editor's note: the Council Finance, Governance and Public Safety Committee voted to delay consideration of this resolution until Dec. 4). By Kevin Collison The City Council...

City School Fair at Downtown Library

The Downtown Central Library at 14 W. 10th St. is hosting the four annual City School Fair this Saturday, a chance for city families...

Madison Flitch Brings ‘Tree to Table’ Style to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison John Pryor has returned to his native Kansas City from Boston to contribute to downtown's revival, crafting and selling unique furniture harvested...

New Grocery Store Opening on Main Along Planned Streetcar Extension

By Kevin Collison A new grocery store on the proposed streetcar extension intended to cater to its diverse neighborhood with international foods as well as...

Two, 10-Story Apartment Buildings Contemplated for Berkley Riverfront

Last month, a Port KC official told the agency's development committee there were $226 million in projects in the works near Berkley Riverfront Park,...

Architect One Opens Small Crossroads Office

Topeka-based Architect One has opened a two-person office in the Crossroads Arts District that can accommodate more staff when needed to handle Kansas City...

Genghis Khan Invades Union Station

By Kevin Collison Genghis Khan, the 13th Century Mongol leader who became one of the greatest and most feared conquerors in world history, has invaded...

USDA Agencies Landing Downtown, Second Big Office Win in a Week

Editor's note: The USDA has confirmed its relocating its agencies to 805 Pennsylvania The Port KC board unanimously approved establishing an AIM Zone at its...