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

Test Apartment in River Market

100 units / $600 to $1,000 / Studio to 2 BR / Indoor pool.

Home2 Suites in Crossroads Expects to be Home by Christmas

By Kevin Collison The new Home2 Suites by Hilton opening soon at 20th and Main in the Crossroads takes its 'home' description seriously. Rooms come with...

Downtown Urban Homes Tour Draws Big Weekend Crowd

By Kevin Collison A pleasant Saturday afternoon coupled with the growing buzz about urban living brought throngs of people downtown to check out open houses...

Crossroads Pizza Smackdown

By Kevin Collison As far as Philippe Lechevin is concerned, his new Papa Keno Pizzeria at 1815 Wyandotte is bringing New York-style pizza to a...

Broadway Bistro Adds Jazzy New Vibe to Quality Hill Corner

By Kevin Collison A new bistro and speakeasy bar with plenty of live music on the side have opened in a historic Garment District building...