Backers of Luxury Hotel Project by Kauffman Center Seek Council Approval

By Kevin Collison Backers of a proposed $63 million ultra-luxury hotel project by the Kauffman Center intend to bring their plan before the Kansas City...

Prize Home + Garden Opening Store in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Steve Rogers is fascinated by "the hunt" for unique and beautiful objects from around the world. A Sprint, now T-Mobile, marketing executive by...

Old Columbus Park Saloon Building to House Art Studio

By Kevin Collison A creative couple who've come to love the Columbus Park neighborhood since moving there 20 years ago are planning to renovate a...

Pop-Ups OnDelaware Debuts Saturday, Event to Highlight Street

Pop-Ups OnDelaware, a new monthly weekend event, debuts Saturday with the goal of attracting shoppers for unique goods to the historic street in the...

Double Tap Virtual Reality Arcade Parlor Opening in River Market

By Kevin Collison Terry Keith and his partner Eddie Reese have come up with a new concept where you can escape with friends to...

Folly Tunes Up for Return to Live Music This October

The Folly Theater is gingerly tuning up to re-enter the world of live music this fall with its 38th Jazz Series! When singer Karrin Allyson...

KC Live! Reopening Soon; P&L District Covid Losses Total ‘Tens of Millions’

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Live! Block is returning to life next week after being dormant since mid-March, but with a more low-key vibe...

Historic Board of Ed Building Coming Down, Home for Kraft Murals Sought

By Kevin Collison Demolition of the historic former Board of Education building at 1211 McGee is expected to begin soon, although its owner remains open...

Webster House Closing, but Helzberg has No Plans to Walk Away

By Kevin Collison Faced with a pandemic shut-down and the likelihood its important patron, the Kauffman Center, may remain dark until at least fall, Shirley...

Port KC Issues Creative Challenge for Derelict Riverfront Wharf

By Kevin Collison When things got tough for artists during the Depression, Washington hired many to paint murals and take photographs through the New Deal's...