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Ultra-Luxury $63 Million Hotel Proposed Near Kauffman Center

(Editor's note: The Denver architect of the proposed Bravo! Hotel has merged his firm with CannonDesign. New renderings of the project have been added...

Streetcar Extension Cost Up $66 Million in Fed Funding Application

By Kevin Collison The cost of extending the streetcar from downtown to UMKC has increased to $316 million, up 26.4 percent from the previous $250...

Volume 1ne Streetwear Opening in Crossroads Next Month

By Kevin Collison Volume 1ne is relocating from Westport to the Crossroads Arts District, tapping into the creative spirit of the neighborhood to inform...

Folly Debuts New Look This Weekend

By Kevin Collison Things may be a bit rough around the edges, but when The Folly hosts Roger McGuinn and Chris Hillman of Byrds fame...

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...

UMKC Rejects Downtown Options for Conservatory

(Editor's note: Updated with reaction from the Downtown Council and City Manager Troy Schulte) By Kevin Collison The seven-year quest by civic leaders to bring the UMKC...

New 520 Penn Office Project Attracts Younger Workers to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads latest office project, 520 Penn, is attracting employers who believe their workers value the kind of diverse, vibrant environment offered...

This Year’s Irish Fest Says Farewell to Old Friends, The Elders

By Kevin Collison This weekend's Kansas City Irish Fest, which kicks off tonight at Crown Center when The Maguire Brothers take the stage at 5...

Nation’s First Daycare for Kids with Immune Deficiencies Planned Near Union Hill

By Kevin Collison What's being described as the nation's first licensed day care center for children with weakened immune systems is planned for donated space...

Growing Beacon Hill Neighborhood Adding $16M Hotel to Mix

By Kevin Collison After a more than two-year effort, work on a new 92-room LaQuinta Del Sol hotel got its formal start Tuesday, the...