Meshuggah Bagels Rolling Into Downtown this March

By Kevin Collison The bagel that ate 39th Street last spring is rolling into downtown Kansas City, hopefully in time for the Big 12 basketball...

ClusterTruck Promises Fresher, Faster Online Downtown Meal Delivery Service from New River Market Location

By Kevin Collison (Editors note: The Kansas City ClusterTruck location opened in late December) ClusterTruck, an online meal delivery service that rolled out in downtown Indianapolis...

Winslow’s BBQ Closing its Doors Next Month after 46 Years in the River Market

By Kevin Collison Winslow's BBQ, a City Market institution that traces its roots to the "roaring" River Quay days in 1971, is going out of...

Cafe al Dente Closing Saturday, New Denver Landlord Begins Bringing Fresh Tenants to River...

By Kevin Collison Cafe al Dente is closing after 17 years in the River Market, the first business to depart following the purchase of its...

Messenger Coffee Sending Savory Aroma of Roasting Beans and Baking Bread to Grand Boulevard

By Kevin Collison The intersection of 17th and Grand will soon become the most irresistible olfactory zone in downtown Kansas City with the arrival Oct....

KC Soda Co. Brings Old-Time Flavor to River Market

By Kevin Collison Lucas Thompson enjoys the old-time flavor of both soda pop and serving customers in his new KC Soda Co. operation at the...

Historic Kansas City Streetcar Moved to its Permanent Stop as Future River Market Ice...

By Kevin Collison (Updated Sept. 11) After running routes from Kansas City to San Francisco with a long layover at Union Station, the old Country...

Pair of Downtown Festivals Saturday Promises a Great Day of Beer and Music

By Kevin Collison A pair of fun annual events are overlapping Saturday in downtown Kansas City, promising a day of great live music and a...

Mean Mule Plans to Start Kicking in its Own Crossroads Stall Early Next Year

By Kevin Collison The growing thirst for tequila is inspiring a young couple and their friend to open what they believe will be the nation's...

Irish Fest Brings Lots of Gaelic Fun and Dollars to Downtown Kansas City This...

Kansas City Irish Fest 2017 kicks off its traditional Labor Day weekend Friday, and its growing success mirrors the rebound of downtown since the...