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Work Expected to Resume This Spring on Hilton Boutique Hotel Project

By Kevin Collison Work on renovating the historic Palace Clothing Co. building at 12th and Grand into a boutique hotel is expected resume this spring...

More Apartments Coming to West Bottoms

By Kevin Collison Construction on the $29 million second phase of the West Bottoms Flats development is expected to begin this spring and its Cleveland...

World Class Bikes Expanding in West Bottoms

By Kevin Collison Jay Luschen, the owner of World Class Bikes in the West Bottoms, has a global approach to how he rolls whether you're...

‘Dine Your Way’ KC Restaurant Week Starts Friday

For the second consecutive year, Kansas City Restaurant Week is opening this Friday in the shadow of the Covid pandemic and supporters say it's...

Proposed City Market Apartment Tower Hailed as Future Development Model

By Kevin Collison A 13-story, 300-unit apartment development planned for just west of the City Market was endorsed by a Port KC committee Monday after...

Upscale Diner and a Wine Bar Opening in Crossroads Late Spring

Two new culinary concepts by Howard Hanna, the former co-owner and chef at The Rieger, are scheduled to open late this spring in the...

Streetcar to Stretch Farther Toward New Riverfront Soccer Stadium

By Kevin Collison The planned riverfront streetcar extension will be almost three soccer fields longer than originally planned to bring riders closer to the new...

Plan for Keystone Innovation Campus on East 18th Street Collapses

By Kevin Collison An ambitious proposal for a Keystone Innovation District campus on East 18th Street has experienced a major setback with a planned new...

Cathedral Pursuing $14M Campaign for New Parish Center, Homeless Facility

By Kevin Collison The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, a landmark church that pre-dates downtown, has launched a $14 million campaign to build a new...

Commentary: Looking Ahead to 2022

COMMENTARY By Kevin Collison A Tweet from Mayor Lucas over the New Year weekend inviting thoughts and questions about 2022 pushed my ambivalence off the fence...