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RE Relocates to Westside

By Kevin Collison RE aka Restoration Emporium has relocated from the West Bottoms to 1717 Washington St.  opening a combination retail and workshop for its...

East Crossroads Record Shops Play Well Together

By Brian McTavish It was summer 2015 when Josey Records, a small Dallas-based chain, and tiny indie Revolution Records opened almost around the corner from...

Sequence Climb Draws Swinging Crowd to Crossroads Opening

By Kevin Collison Sequence Climb threw a grand opening party last weekend that drew almost 500 people to cling and swing over its 10,000 square-feet...

Plan Commission Rejects Plaza Bowl Height Restrictions, City Council Next Stop

Editor's note: Despite the Plan Commission recommendation, the Kansas City Council voted unanimously to approve the Plaza Bowl mandatory height restrictions at its meeting Thursday,...

Guy Fieri Opening Roadhouse-Style Restaurant at KC Live! This Month

Food Network celebrity Guy Fieri's new restaurant at the Power & Light District is scheduled to open Feb. 21, just in time to serve...

Embassy Suites Project Underway in Former Federal Reserve Building

By Kevin Collison The redevelopment of the historic Kansas City Federal Reserve building into a 301-room Embassy Suites by Hilton hotel is finally on after...

Chef Michael Smith’s Farina Brings ‘Love on the Plate’ to Crossroads

By Jill Wendholt Silva The beggar’s purse is back. If you missed the first incarnation of the chive-tied crepe bundle filled with caviar and crème, head...

Orangetheory Fitness Opening Soon in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Orangetheory Fitness, the Florida-based exercise chain, is opening its 11th franchise in Metro KC in the Crossroads's space formerly occupied by The...

Proposed Pedestrian/Bicycle Span to Downtown Riverfront Well-Received

By Kevin Collison The latest design for a proposed bicycle/pedestrian bridge to Berkley Riverfront Park was warmly received last week but people will have to...

Baramee Thai Bistro Brings Heat to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Crossroads diners beware, here's an insider warning to the new Baramee Thai Bistro that just opened in the former Pizzabella space at...