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Nationally-Renowned Ballpark Author Says Timing Right to Bring Royals Downtown

By Kevin Collison Kansas City was "lucky" 15 years ago not to build a downtown ballpark when the Royals lease was last up, but that's...

Downtown on Track for Red-Hot Super Bowl Weekend

By Kevin Collison Downtown will be revved-up for the Chiefs Super Bowl this weekend starting Friday with a special Red Friday Ride and Red Kingdom...

KC Art Institute Toasts New Era with Residence Hall Opening

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Art Institute celebrated a remarkable six-year turn around Wednesday at the grand opening of its new Barbara Marshall Residence...

Walnut Street Reopening in City Market After 30 Year Absence

Work is well underway on reconnecting Walnut Street through the City Market with completion expected in May. The city project will reopen Walnut as a...

New Royals Owner Talks About Downtown Baseball, East Village

By Kevin Collison While cautioning it's early in the game, John Sherman, the new owner of the Royals, has no problem talking up the economic...

Boulevardia Says Bye to Bottoms, Cruising to Crown Center Next June

By Kevin Collison Six years after launching at a hot, dusty parking lot in the West Bottoms, Boulevardia is moving up to Crown Center next...

WyCo Considers $2M Share in West Bottoms Bridge Entertainment/Trail Project

By Kevin Collison It's show me the money time for an ambitious proposal to convert the old Rock Island Railroad Bridge over the Kaw River...

Downtown Toasts Holiday Spirit(s) with Pop-up Bars

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads Hotel is celebrating the end of its first full year of operation by joining the downtown holiday pop-up bar trend...

The Arts Asylum Opens Satellite Gallery in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The Arts Asylum has longed for a presence in the Crossroads, and has finally found its opportunity beginning this First Friday thanks...

Pigwich Finishes First Year in City Market on Guy Fieri’s ‘Diners’

By Kevin Collison Local Pig and Pigwich are closing out their first year in their new City Market digs on a high-profile note courtesy of...