Afterword Tavern Brings Fresh Food, Drink and Ideas to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison If there's one thing Christian Overgaard would like to see happen when people visit his new place, Afterword Tavern & Shelves, its...

Irish Fest Brings Lots of Gaelic Fun and Dollars to Downtown Kansas City This...

Kansas City Irish Fest 2017 kicks off its traditional Labor Day weekend Friday, and its growing success mirrors the rebound of downtown since the...

Folly Theater Upgrade Receives Major Donation from Kemper Foundation

By Kevin Collison The Folly Theater has made a dramatic stride toward accomplishing a major interior renovation project with a $775,000 donation from the William...

Downtown Dazzle Wraps Up Holidays with New Year’s Eve Events

The following article was produced and paid for by Downtown Dazzle: Downtown Dazzle is wrapping up its fifth consecutive year of connecting guests to all...

Powerful World War I Painting ‘Gassed’ to Debut New Gallery at National World War...

By Kevin Collison "Gassed," one of the most powerful works of art depicting the horrors of World War I or any  war, will be the...

Folk Alliance Relocating to Crossroads Arts District

By Kevin Collison The Folk Alliance International is relocating its offices from the River Market to the new Crossroads Westside apartment development and opening a...

Vibrant Crossroads Street Art Scene Subject of New Guided Tour

By Kevin Collison To the uneducated eye, when it comes to the explosion of street art brightening the alleys and buildings in the Crossroad Arts...

Hyundai Uses Downtown Kansas City Skyline in National Commercial–Sort of

In a weird mash-up, Hyundai is using the Kansas City skyline, with a few more buildings thrown in for good measure, in a national...

Two Light Art Evokes Kansas City Cool

By Kim Mueller One hundred years after leaving Kansas City, Ernest Hemingway’s spirit returned when Two Light apartments opened its doors earlier this month. Images of...

Power & Light District Adding Hotel Karaoke, Expanded No Other Pub

The Kansas City Power & Light District is adding a new karaoke concept to the second floor space in the KC Live! block formerly...