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Loews Opens Rooftop Bar, Restaurant Begins Dinner Service Next Week

The new Loews convention hotel has opened an outdoor bar and lounge called Horsefeather Social with dramatic views of the Kauffman Center and Bartle...

Revival of Historic Troost Commercial Block Continues

By Kevin Collison Seven buildings on the west side of Troost between 31st and Linwood are being renovated for commercial use, continuing a major reinvestment...

Crown Center Area Attractions Combine for Special ‘StayKCation’

A group of neighboring downtown attractions calling themselves the Crown Center District are working together to become an easy vacation destination for families and...

Made in KC Joining New Martini Corner Project, Leaving Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Made in Kansas City is relocating from the Crossroads to 31st and Oak where it will be the anchor tenant in the...

Study Seeks to Reunite River Market and Columbus Park

By Kevin Collison The community goal of reconnecting Columbus Park and the River Market by removing the barrier of the Missouri 9 embankment is moving...

KC Live! at Bat Today for Royals Season Opener

It's batter-up today for Kansas City Live! as the downtown venue hosts a Royals season opener party, its biggest sports-watching event since Covid-19 disrupted...

Denver-Based Atomic Drops Biscuit on Westport

By Kevin Collison Denver-based Atomic Provisions has launched a culinary assault on Westport that between biscuit dishes, ice cream and New York-style pizza should satisfy...

Crossroads Refuses to Suffer ‘Clever Fools’ Gladly

By Kevin Collison A leafleting campaign by a Mission company that brags about its "unique style of guerrilla marketing" has papered the Crossroads Arts District...

Grand Place Envisions Role as Major Art Hub for Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Grand Place, the $98 million redevelopment of the historic Kansas City Star building, has gotten creative addressing cost overruns by embracing the...

Proposal Would Repurpose Shipping Containers for Affordable Micro Apartments

(Editor's note: The City Council approved the plan at its July 23 meeting) By Kevin Collison Kansas City developer Paul Nagaoka has traveled the world pursuing his...