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Troostival Concert Celebrates Black Culture and Troost Revival

By Kevin Collison The first annual Troostival, a celebration of Black creativity and the ongoing revival of a street traditionally associated with Kansas City racial...

Community Christian Sparks Campaign to Rekindle ‘Steeple of Light’

By Kevin Collison Community Christian Church has been baptized officially as a historic building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, a designation that's sparking a fundraising...

Artist Coalition Virtual Fashion Show Walks Streetcar Aisle

The Kansas City Artists Coalition is riding the rails this year for its annual Coalesce fashion show, turning the aisles of a streetcar into...

Artistry KC Adds Living to East Crossroads Scene

By Kevin Collison The East Crossroads is joining the downtown residential revival in a big way this week as Artistry KC, a 341-unit development that...

Sauced Opens for Outdoor Lunch in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison A new lunch stand called Sauced has opened in the reclaimed alley next to Corrigan Station in the Crossroads, offering burgers, chicken...

Crossroads Newest Boutique Hotel Part of City Club Blend

By Kevin Collison City Club Apartments formally opened in the Crossroads this week and during a visit to the project, the top executive of its...

Plaza Building Morphing from Angry Graffiti to Hopeful Murals

By Kevin Collison A Plaza-area building tagged with graffiti during the George Floyd protests in late May is being transformed from what was a lingering...

Developers Pursuing Affordable Housing Projects on Riverfront

Two developers are proposing separate projects that would add 166 affordable apartments along the riverfront and are seeking state low income housing tax credits...

Made in KC Opens River Market Café in Vintage Streetcar

By Kevin Collison After months of bureaucratic delays, Made in Kansas City's River Market location is on track for opening this Friday, serving a...

Crossroads West 18th Street Fashion Show Goes Hollywood

By Kevin Collison The annual West 18th Street Fashion Show is steering clear of its Crossroads address this year and going Hollywood instead this Friday...