Bird’s Botanicals Adds Bite to Its Downtown City Market Orchid Lineup, Carnivorous Plants

By Kevin Collison David Bird has been a colorful fixture at the City Market in downtown Kansas City for 15 years, delighting shoppers on Saturday...

CoCreate KC Caters Co-Working Space to Creative Professionals

By Kevin Collison A new co-working space that's geared toward independent professionals in the advertising, public relations, web design and social media world has opened...

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...

Made in KC Opens River Market Café in Vintage Streetcar

By Kevin Collison After months of bureaucratic delays, Made in Kansas City's River Market location is on track for opening this Friday, serving a...

River Market Men’s Clothing Shop Expands to Offer Fashion Denim

By Kevin Collison Houndstooth, a quality men's clothing shop that opened in the River Market in mid-2014, has a new wrinkle, a high-end jean shop...

Ambassador Hotel Opens Addition in Time for Big 12 Tournament

By Kevin Collison The Ambassador Hotel Kansas City at 1111 Grand is opening its $14.9 million addition today, just in time to welcome fans attending...

MEDiAHEAD! Switches to Fun-Time Production During Covid Crisis

By Kevin Collison Being stuck at home with kids looking for something fun to do during the Covid-19 crisis can try the patience of any...

River Market’s Confluence Acquires Denver Firm, Now in Nine Cities

By Kevin Collison Confluence, a River Market-based firm involved in several big downtown improvement plans, has acquired a Denver firm, expanding its office network to...

Developer Plans to Convert Former Auto Row Building on McGee Into Offices

By Kevin Collison A developer is planning to convert one of the East Crossroads buildings along McGee Street that comprise the historic auto row district...

Downtown Marriott Upgrades Rooms, Adds Tech Features

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Marriott Downtown has completed a $44 million upgrade of its 970 guest rooms, preparing for the new competition and...