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Downtown Gets New Park Where Dogs Run Free

By Kevin Collison Downtown's growing canine population--and their owners--will have another place to romp free next month when the Downtown Council opens a one-half acre...

Lemonade Park Squeezes Great Music and Food in West Bottoms

By Kevin Collison Voltaire owner Wes Gartner and some friends were sharing another lemon of a day during the depth of the Covid-19 quarantine last...

Former Dairy Plant on Gillham Slated for $12M Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison A former dairy plant near Linwood and Gillham is slated to be redeveloped as 48 lofts and a fresh food market by...

Plaza Jack Henry Redevelopment Plan Now Includes Endangered Church

By Kevin Collison A big Country Club Plaza redevelopment that will renovate much of the former Jack Henry building as a fitness club has expanded...

Rightfully Sewn Expands in Crossroads; Grocery Plan Falls Through

By Kevin Collison Rightfully Sewn, a non-profit seamstress training and apparel manufacturer, is substantially expanding its Crossroads space and hiring more people thanks to a...

Italian Gardens Pizza Revives Memories in East Crossroads

By Kevin Collison It's off the beaten path, tucked in a still gritty industrial corner of the East Crossroads next  to Tension Envelope, but once...

Downtown Apartment Plans Totaling $412M Filed Before New City Incentive Deadline

By Kevin Collison City Hall's deadline before tighter tax incentive policies took effect prompted a final batch of applications for several downtown apartment proposals totaling...

New BLU HWY Restaurant Follows Back Roads and Streetcar Expansion

By Kevin Collison James Taylor's new restaurant concept, BLU HWY at 51 Main, packs a lot of traveling metaphors from the back roads of America...

Torn Label Opening ‘Public House,’ Tripling Size, Adding Food

By Kevin Collison Torn Label is joining the recent wave of microbrewery expansions in the East Crossroads with plans to open the Torn Label Public...

Cafe Ollama Brewing on Southwest Boulevard in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Francisco Murguia wants patrons at Cafe Ollama, his new Crossroads coffee shop at 523 Southwest Blvd., to enjoy a tasty trip to...