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...

Ambassador Hotel Gets Incentive Nod for $14.9 Million Expansion, Work to Begin Soon

By Kevin Collison The owner of the Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand plans to break ground on a nine-story addition this fall after receiving approval...

Joe’s Kansas City Teams with Back Napkin to Open ‘County Line Ice House’ in...

By Kevin Collison Kansas City's top-ranked barbecue joint, Joe's Kansas City, is collaborating with the creators of the Westport Ale House to open an...

Mission Taco Joint Opening in East Crossroads Next Week, Taste of San Francisco MexiCali...

You can thank the U.S. Coast Guard for the new Mission Taco Joint that's scheduled to open this Monday at 409 E. 18th St....

Downtown Treat: Free Scoop of Ice Cream to Serve a Good Cause

Here's a sweet downtown challenge. Denali Flavors will donate $10,000 to the Salvation Army of Kansas City if it can attract enough ice cream lovers...

Gordon Biersch Pulls Plug on Downtown Power & Light Location

One of the downtown Power & Light District's original tenants, Gordon Biersch brewery and restaurant, is closing after anchoring a strategic corner at 14th...

Ruby Jean’s Juicery Opens Shop at Town Pavilion on Downtown Streetcar Line

By Kevin Collison For Chris Goode, his Ruby Jean's Juicery shops are a labor of love. "It's named after my late grandmother," he said. "Ruby Jean...

Strange Days Brewing Adding Even More International Flavor to River Market

It's getting to be a crowded microbrewery field in downtown Kansas City, but Nathan Howard believes his worldly approach to creating new beer flavors...

Howard’s Adding Groceries and Homegrown Produce to Its Crossroads Menu

By Kevin Collison Howard's has gained a tasty reputation for its healthy cafe menu since opening in the Crossroads in September 2015, and now is...

Casual Animal Brewing Plans to Join Growing Kansas City Crossroads ‘Neigh-brew-hood’ By End of...

By Kevin Collison Kyle Gray and his wife Lara are joining the microbrewery herd in the East Crossroads later this year with Casual Animal...