New Loews Offers Spectacular Downtown Views, Luxury Accommodations

(Editor's note: Updated May 14: Loews has announced June 1 as the new opening date for its KC Convention Center Hotel. The following is a...

‘Hypebeast’ Boutique Opening at Crown Center

Initial, a streetwear boutique that describes itself as specializing in "hypebeast fashion," is opening a shop on the second floor of the Crown Center...

New Loews Key to Landing Events With Over 100K Attendees So Far

By Kevin Collison The new Loews Kansas City Convention Hotel scheduled to open April 2 already is beginning to pay off, playing a key role...

Waddell & Reed Reveals Headquarters Design, Signs Lease

By Kevin Collison Waddell & Reed has signed a lease for its new, 1,000-employee downtown headquarters and released a design that depicts an 18-story glass...

Last Minute Sweetener Wins Council Approval for Waddell & Reed Downtown Headquarters

By Kevin Collison After another last minute incentive compromise accompanied by the blessing of the school district, the Kansas City Council voted 8-4 Thursday to...

Planned Convention Center Garage Has Potential Partner–Kansas City Southern

By Kevin Collison A growing Kansas City Southern wants to explore a potential partnership with the city developing property next door slated for a proposed...

Council Abruptly Revises $140M Waddell & Reed Deal, Delays Vote

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Council abruptly changed the terms of the $140 million Waddell & Reed headquarters development deal Thursday, injecting last-minute uncertainty...

Waddell & Reed Chooses 14th and Baltimore for $140M HQ Project

(Updated Dec. 10: A preliminary development review plan filed last Friday with the City Planning Department by Burns & McDonnell indicates the proposed Waddell...

Sincerely Ellis Women’s Clothing Expands in West Bottoms

By Kevin Collison Sincerely Ellis, the women's clothing and accessory shop in the West Bottoms, likes making its patrons feel welcome, including their kids. "When customers...

CityScene KC Shifts to Paid Subscription Dec. 2

I hope you've enjoyed CityScene KC since it was launched 2 1/2 years ago with the mission to be the community news source for...