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...

The Parisian Café Life Coming to Westport and Main

By Kevin Collison A Parisian-style coffee, bakery and dessert café is coming to the corner of Westport and Main, the latest creation by Heather White...

Cupcakin Coming to Crown Center

Cupcakin Bakery, known for combining creative cupcakes and sweets with children's birthday parties, is opening a location at Crown Center Friday. The bakery will be...

Shuffleboard Sliding into West Bottoms Flats Next Spring

By Kevin Collison The historic Abernathy building in the West Bottoms has witnessed many activities in its 140-year history including making furniture and caskets, and...

KC Current Releases New Renderings of Riverfront Soccer Stadium

Kansas City Current officials released new renderings Tuesday of their planned women's professional soccer stadium on the riverfront to go along with its new...

Tribe Owner Opening ‘Block 15’ Sports Bar in River Market

By Kevin Collison One of the founder's of Tribe, the popular River Market international street food place, is opening a sports bar across the street...

Entertainment Plan for West Bottoms Railroad Bridge Picks Up Steam

By Kevin Collison Michael Zeller's quest to convert an old West Bottoms railroad bridge into an entertainment district over the Kaw River is picking up...

‘From the Earth’ Marijuana Dispensary Sprouts Near T-Mobile Center

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared on May 6, 2021) By Kevin Collison Downtown's first medical marijuana dispensary, From the Earth, is scheduled to open at...