Crossroads Arts District Celebrating the Eclipse with Solanoir Street-Art Festival

The Crossroads Arts District is living up to cosmic form with a five-day, street-art celebration of the upcoming total eclipse called Solanoir. Thirty street artists...

Crossroads Crooks with Appetite for Apple Computers Nabbed by Kansas City Police

By Kevin Collison Kansas City police have arrested two men in connection with a series of smash-and-grab business burglaries in the Crossroads Arts District in...

ARTerra Apartment Project in Crossroads District Expected to Set New Bar for Downtown Rents

By Kevin Collison It was only a few years ago that apartment developers in downtown Kansas City dreamed of getting $1.50 per square foot in...

Made Urban Apparel Wears Its Hometown Pride at Flagship Retail Space in Downtown x...

Kansas City has picked up some swagger since the Royals won the World Series two years ago and Made Urban Apparel is providing the...

Historic Kansas City Club Expected to Reopen in December as ‘Urban Resort’

By Kevin Collison The historic Kansas City Club at 918 Baltimore Ave. is being renovated to become an "urban resort" by the Denver investor who...

Quality Hill Residents Tired of Being in the Dark

By Kevin Collison When the Quality Hill neighborhood first opened in the mid-1980s on the west side of downtown, among its charms were the old-fashioned...

Former KC Chiefs Cheerleaders Opening Crossroads Dance and Fitness Boutique for Adults Next Month

By Kevin Collison Two former Kansas City Chiefs cheerleaders are opening a dance and fitness studio in the Crossroads Arts District next month designed to...

Church of Scientology Expected to Begin Renovation of Historic Downtown Building for New Home...

By Kevin Collison Ten years after purchasing the historic City Bank Building at 1801 Grand Blvd., the Church of Scientology is expected to begin renovation...

Crossroads Academy Wants to Open Permanent High School in Historic Attucks School in 18th...

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads Academy hopefully has found a new permanent home for its downtown high school, the long-vacant, historic Attucks School in the...

Apartment Development at 27th and Troost Near Hospital Hill Receives Nod for Tax Incentives

By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin this fall on a $24 million apartment project that will replace a vacant, decrepit block at 27th...