City Barrel Brewing Plans Fall Opening

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads will be the home of another microbrewery this fall when City Barrel Brewing Co. opens in a historic building at...

PT’s Coffee Opening Second Downtown Shop

By Kevin Collison PT's Coffee is opening a second downtown outlet on the street level of the Power & Light Apartments next month, the first...

Afterword Tavern Brings Fresh Food, Drink and Ideas to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison If there's one thing Christian Overgaard would like to see happen when people visit his new place, Afterword Tavern & Shelves, its...

Papa Keno’s New Crossroads Pizzeria Savors Backdoor Success

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads newest pizzeria is a new spin on a 20 year-old franchise that started in old Overland Park. Papa Keno's opened in...

Our Daily Nada Opening in River Market, Joins Growing Cafe Scene

By Kevin Collison Our Daily Nada, the anticipated new River Market bookstore and cafe, expects to open this week, featuring the welcoming escape envisioned in...

Two Very Different Downtown Retailers on Main Street Close

Two very different downtown retailers on Main Street, one a national chain, the other a homegrown pastry shop, have closed their doors. The JoS. A....

Wonder Shops + Flats Add Yeast to Ongoing Troost Revival

By Kevin Collison The Troost revival is continuing to rise with the Wonder Shops + Flats mixed-use development nearing completion in the former Wonder Bread...

Betty Rae’s Begins Scooping Ice Cream Late August in River Market

By Kevin Collison The missing ingredient on the Delaware Street food scene menu, a great place for dessert, will be filled the last week of...

Kobi Q, ‘Blade Runner Meets Asia’ in the Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Kobi Q, a new Korean street food place with added flavors from Vietnam and Thailand, is expected to open in the former...

Casual Animal Now Crowling the East Crossroads

By Kevin Collison It took a bit longer than anticipated, but Casual Animal has joined the microbrewery herd in the East Crossroads and proprietor Kyle...