Union Station Only U.S. Stop for Major Maya Exhibition

By Kevin Collison Union Station's new "Maya: The Great Jaguar Rises" exhibition vividly tells the little-known story of the ancient civilization that dominated Central America...

Kaw Makeover Including New Park, Bike Trails, Opening in October

(Editor's note: This article was originally published Oct. 29, 2021) By Kevin Collison After decades of being a scraggly backwater, the Kaw River in the West...

Barney Allis Plaza Rebuild Proposal Adds 226-Unit Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison The city's plan for rebuilding a crumbling Barney Allis Plaza has grown into a larger proposal that adds a privately-developed 10-story apartment...

Café Cà Phê Stirs Vietnamese Flavor into KC Coffee Scene

By Kevin Collison A Southern California actor marooned in Kansas City after Covid cancelled her Miss Saigon Broadway tour has taken on a new role,...

NFL Draft May Make Next Year Busiest in KC Sports History

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared March 7, 2022) By Kevin Collison Next year may be the busiest in Kansas City sports history including up to...

Union Station Named Among ‘Most Beautiful Train Stations’ in the World

By Kevin Collison Union Station, whose $234 million restoration a quarter century ago was a metropolitan labor of love, has been named one of the...

Pennway Point Entertainment Plan Gains Access to Vital Parking

By Kevin Collison The developer of the proposed Pennway Point entertainment district, a project near Union Station that includes a 170-foot Ferris wheel, won critical...

Regional Skate Park, Artworks, Could ‘Enhance’ New Buck O’Neil Bridge

(Editor's note: This article originally was published Feb. 3) By Kevin Collison Creating a regional skate park beneath the approach ramps to the new Buck O'Neil...

Long-Term Economic Impact of KC Current Stadium Estimated at $1.24B

By Kevin Collison The planned KC Current women's soccer stadium on the riverfront is anticipated to generate a $48.8 million annual economic impact to the...

Art in the Loop Live Performances Begin Wednesday

A free performance with electronic jazz, improv theatre and a puppet show is happening at  Oppenstein Park this Wednesday, the opening live event of...