Hospital Hill Construction Boom Continues with $70M University Health 2 Project

By Kevin Collison The building boom at what's now being branded the "UMKC Health Sciences District" aka Hospital Hill is continuing with the kickoff...

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...

Elegant Hotel Kansas City Opens in Historic KC Club Building

By Kevin Collison The new Hotel Kansas City opened Thursday, and the beautifully restored building retains the signature features of the historic Kansas City Club...

New Crossroads Office Project to House Three Firms, Employ 150

By Kevin Collison Construction on the latest Crossroads Arts District office project is underway, an $8.5 million renovation of the former McQueeny-Lock building that will...

Two Very Different Downtown Retailers on Main Street Close

Two very different downtown retailers on Main Street, one a national chain, the other a homegrown pastry shop, have closed their doors. The JoS. A....

Lightwell Lands Two Tech Tenants

The lightwell office tower, formerly City Center Square, has landed two tech-oriented tenants: the Kansas City Tech Council and PayIt, a digital payment platform...

Basketball Coaches Association May Leave, Helps Bring Tourneys Worth Millions

By Kevin Collison City and civic leaders are mounting a full-court press to keep the National Association of Basketball Coaches in Kansas City, a small...

Latest Grinders Break-in Alarms East Crossroads Community

By Kevin Collison STRETCH is ticked after yet another break-in at his iconic East Crossroads food joint, Grinders Pizza. "This is the 11th time Grinder's has...

More ‘Wonder’ on Troost, New Restaurant Opening

By Kevin Collison The Wonder Shops + Flats redevelopment at 30th and Troost is almost fully leased eight months after opening, evidence the nascent revival...

Modern Man Supply Opens in River Market

By Kevin Collison When you're opening a mostly-men's clothing and accessories store featuring comfortable  casual look, it helps to exclusively offer a clothing line by...