‘Auschwitz,’ Union Station’s Most Ambitious Exhibition, Runs Through January

By Kevin Collison "Auschwitz, Not Long Ago, Not Far Away" is Union Station's most ambitious exhibition to date and you find its title is no...

North Loop Among ‘Freeways without Futures’ in New National Report

By Kevin Collison The downtown North Loop is among 15 freeways throughout the country that should be removed and their tracks revitalized according to a...

Zion-Inspired Hydration Station Spouts at Berkley Riverfront Park

By Kevin Collison A refreshing idea that impressed Jared Campbell while visiting Zion National Park is about to spout at Berkley Riverfront Park, and possibly...

Downtown World War I Museum Center of Memorial Day Weekend

The National World War I Museum and Memorial overlooking downtown will be the center of Memorial Day weekend activities peaking with the "Great Balloon...

Work May Begin Late Summer on $50M Westport High Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison The renovation of the historic Westport High School into a 138-unit apartment project could begin by late summer following approval of a...

Historic KC Releases ‘Endangered’ List, Includes Plaza, Katz Drugstore

This year's "Most Endangered Places List" from Historic Kansas City includes not only buildings such as the Katz Drug Store, but raises a red...

‘South Loop Link’ Planning Continues, New Baltimore Bridge Won’t Hinder

By Kevin Collison An ambitious proposal to eventually cover up to four blocks of the South Loop freeway trench with a downtown park is continuing...

‘From the Earth’ Marijuana Dispensary Sprouts Near T-Mobile Center

By Kevin Collison Downtown's first medical marijuana dispensary, From the Earth, is scheduled to open at the beginning of June at 1222 McGee, near the...

Community Christian’s Iconic ‘Steeple of Light’ Returns Saturday Night

By Kevin Collison Community Christian Church near the Plaza will rekindle its iconic "Steeple of Light" this Saturday night, celebrating a successful repair fundraising effort...

Plaza Jack Henry Redevelopment Plan Now Includes Endangered Church

By Kevin Collison A big Country Club Plaza redevelopment that will renovate much of the former Jack Henry building as a fitness club has expanded...