Westin Hopes New Lobby Bar and Restaurant Becomes City Destination

By Kevin Collison The Westin Crown Center, a downtown hospitality fixture since 1973, has completely renovated its former lobby restaurant and bar with an eye...

Kansas City Streetcar Celebrates the Witching Hour–After Nap Time

By Kim Mueller Halloween came early Wednesday when the Kansas City Streetcar Authority began celebrating the holiday after lunch by handing out treats to little...

KC Rapper Charges First Friday Crowd Up on Battery Tour

By Kim Mueller AY knows his easy laugh and genuine smile will attract overflowing crowds to his rap concert at this week's First Friday when...

Flashcube Building Apartment Project Expects to Start Early 2019

By Kevin Collison The planned redevelopment of the historic "Flashcube" building into apartments has hit a "profound" budget jump due to price increases for construction...

Kismet on 18th Street, YJ’s Reopening Soon

By Kevin Collison If anybody embraces the concept of Kismet, it's David Ford and Adam Jones, two of Kansas City's most free-spirited originals. They have combined...

UMKC Seeks Conservatory Proposals, Potential Downtown Site Survives Close Call

By Kevin Collison UMKC officially has restarted its pursuit of a new combined Conservatory of Music and Dance and Theater Department facility, and has set...

Summer Movies and Music Under the Downtown Stars

By Kim Mueller Get your flick fix this summer as free movies begin playing under the stars on Fridays at City Market, Crown Center and...

Affordable Apartment Project Proposed for Downtown Riverfront

By Kevin Collison An Omaha developer is proposing a 60-unit apartment project near Berkley Riverfront Park that's intended to help meet the demand for affordable...

Kansas City Jazz Swings Across Downtown

By Kim Mueller Lonnie McFadden stood smiling beside the piano inspecting his trumpet before beginning his regular gig at The Phoenix where he entertains the...

Corrigan Station

1828 Walnut St. | 10-story renovation for multi-tenant offices | Cost: $41 million | Opened December 2016