Nighthawk Lands at Hotel Kansas City

(Editor's note: This article was originally published Nov. 18, 2021) By Kevin Collison The new Hotel Kansas City, which has picked up great reviews for its...

Café Cà Phê Stirs Vietnamese Flavor into KC Coffee Scene

By Kevin Collison A Southern California actor marooned in Kansas City after Covid cancelled her Miss Saigon Broadway tour has taken on a new role,...

Renderings Released of Freight House Village Plan, Spring Start Anticipated

By Kevin Collison Lux Living has released preliminary renderings of its proposed Freight House Village residential and retail development at 20th and Walnut and hopes...

Block 15 Sports Bar Opens in River Market

By Kevin Collison Block 15 Tavern & Exchange opened Friday at 311 Delaware in the River Market and includes an outdoor patio overlooking City Market...

Thirsty? Your Hoppy Guide to the Downtown KC Craft Beer Scene

(Editor's note: This article was last updated March 10, 2022) Kansas City's downtown craft beer scene traces its hoppy roots back to Nov. 17, 1989. That's...

Torn Label Opens ‘Public House,’ Triples Size, Adds Food

(Editor's Note: This article was originally published April 15, 2021) By Kevin Collison Torn Label is joining the recent wave of microbrewery expansions in the East...

East Crossroads Brewers & Friends Band Together to Promote District

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared in CityScene Dec. 3, 2021) By Kevin Collison Six years after Border Brewing, its first microbrewery, opened, the East Crossroads...

Conversion of Historic Ozark Building to Hotel Begins at Ninth and Grand

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared in CityScene Oct. 18, 2021) By Kevin Collison Preliminary demolition work has begun on converting the historic Ozark building...

Panthers Place a Tropical Hideaway Tucked in West Side

By Kevin Collison Imagine you're in a secret tropical hideaway, sipping a cold beer straight from a tub brimming with ice and suddenly noticing a...

Uptown Lounge Piano Bar on Main Plays ‘Gaga to Gershwin’

By Kevin Collison A new piano bar has risen from the ashes of the former Davey's Uptown at 34th and Main, and while it's more...