City Club Apartments Open

By Kevin Collison The City Club Apartments, a sprawling development that revived much of a key Crossroads block, is beginning to accept residents and plans...

Rebranded Buffalo State Pizza Opens Temporary Patio on Wyandotte

By Kevin Collison Phillippe Lechevin, like other downtown restaurant owners, is improvising to survive the Covid-19 pandemic. The owner of Buffalo State Pizza at 1815 Wyandotte,...

Near East Cuisine Meets Westside at Clay & Fire

By Kevin Collison Clay & Fire, the new restaurant specializing in Turkish and other Near East dishes, has one foot on the Westside and the...

DGX Opens New Urban Living Store in Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The new DGX store, Dollar General's urban store concept, opened Friday at 1979 Main in the Crossroads and manager Luci Koan is...

New Combine Restaurant Has Appetite for Troost Revival

By Kevin Collison The Combine, a new restaurant opening at 30th and Troost late next month, is not only a joint business venture, but its...

Loews Opens Rooftop Bar, Restaurant Begins Dinner Service Next Week

The new Loews convention hotel has opened an outdoor bar and lounge called Horsefeather Social with dramatic views of the Kauffman Center and Bartle...

Made in KC Joining New Martini Corner Project, Leaving Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Made in Kansas City is relocating from the Crossroads to 31st and Oak where it will be the anchor tenant in the...

Denver-Based Atomic Drops Biscuit on Westport

By Kevin Collison Denver-based Atomic Provisions has launched a culinary assault on Westport that between biscuit dishes, ice cream and New York-style pizza should satisfy...

Blip Coffee Shifts Gears to New West Bottoms Location

By Kevin Collison Ian Davis knew his Blip coffee shop and roasterie in the West Bottoms was in for a bumpy business road when his...

Grand Place, Historic KC Star Redevelopment, Tweaks Design, Opening Fall 2021

(Updated Aug. 27, 2020. Editor's note: Tria Health will be the first office tenant at Grand Place. The firm, currently based in Overland Park,...