‘Lest We Forget’ Holocaust Exhibit Now at World War I Museum

By Kevin Collison "Lest We Forget," a traveling Holocaust exhibition that opened in Germany in 2015,has arrived at the National World War I Museum and...

Historic Board of Ed Building Sold to Copaken Brooks, Demolition Likely

By Kevin Collison The former Board of Education building at 1211 McGee has been sold by the school district to downtown real estate powerhouse...

Académie Lafayette Opening IB High School at Armour Campus Next Fall

By Kevin Collison Académie Lafayette is opening an International Baccalaureate high school at 201 E. Armour in Midtown, accomplishing a goal the French-immersion charter school...

Low-Income Housing Project to Serve Homeless, Young Adults with HIV/AIDS

By Kevin Collison A 50-unit apartment project that will set aside one-fourth of its units for homeless, young adults diagnosed with HIV/AIDS is planned for...

‘Greenline’ Concept Would Loop Downtown with Recreational Trail

By Kevin Collison An ambitious plan to create a 10-mile "Greenline" recreational loop around downtown similar to the popular BeltLine in Atlanta is being...

Police Official: Downtown ‘Relatively Safe’ Despite Recent Murders

By Kevin Collison Despite three murders in August, including a young woman struck by a stray bullet last First Friday, downtown Kansas City remains a...

East Village Developer Ready to Play Ball on Potential Downtown Stadium

By Kevin Collison The developer controlling what some insiders view as the leading choice for a potential downtown ballpark, the East Village, is "100 percent...

First Friday Reset Planned Following Murder at August Event

By Kevin Collison In the wake of last First Friday's tragic shooting, organizers want to calm the event closer to its roots as a celebration...

School of Economics Opens Downtown Program for City Kids

By Kevin Collison A program that's been educating tens of thousands of suburban fifth and sixth graders about the business world for 25 years has...

Streetcar-Linked Affordable Housing Incentive Plan On Track for City Hall

By Kevin Collison A proactive approach to encourage making affordable housing part of the redevelopment boom anticipated along the planned streetcar extension route is on...