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Panthers Place a Tropical Hideaway Tucked in West Side

By Kevin Collison Imagine you're in a secret tropical hideaway, sipping a cold beer straight from a tub brimming with ice and suddenly noticing a...

North Loop Among ‘Freeways without Futures’ in New National Report

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared in CityScene KC June 2, 2021) By Kevin Collison The downtown North Loop is among 15 freeways throughout the country...

Uptown Lounge Piano Bar on Main Plays ‘Gaga to Gershwin’

By Kevin Collison A new piano bar has risen from the ashes of the former Davey's Uptown at 34th and Main, and while it's more...

‘Grand’ Boulevardia Arrives at Crown Center This Weekend

This weekend's "Grand Boulevardia" is celebrating its new home at Crown Center with plenty of live music, glow-in-the-dark cornhole, lots of food and beer...

The Parisian Café Life Coming to Westport and Main

By Kevin Collison A Parisian-style coffee, bakery and dessert café is coming to the corner of Westport and Main, the latest creation by Heather White...

New East Crossroads Concept Helps Contractors Build Business

By Kevin Collison A new approach to enabling small contractors grow their businesses beyond working from home is opening soon in a former sculptor's studio...

Cupcakin Coming to Crown Center

Cupcakin Bakery, known for combining creative cupcakes and sweets with children's birthday parties, is opening a location at Crown Center Friday. The bakery will be...

Cocina47 Plaza Proposal Gets Thumbs Down from Plan Commission

By Kevin Collison The City Plan Commission rejected the Cocina47 project Tuesday, saying the height of the nine-story proposal was an insult to the years...

Rockhurst Opens $23M Home for Nursing School on Troost Campus

Rockhurst University has renovated and updated the oldest building on its Troost Avenue campus at a cost of $23 million to become the new...

New Troost Store Promises Deep Discounts on Amazon Returns

By Kevin Collison A store that specializes in selling returned items from Amazon and other large retailers is opening soon at 3230 Troost, bringing bargain...