Building Housing Crossroad’s Favorites YJ’s, Birdies Sold

By Kevin Collison The red-brick building at the corner of the Crossroad Arts District's funkiest retail scene has been sold, leaving unclear the future of...

Major Redevelopment Plan Includes Historic KC Club, Muehlebach Hotel Buildings

By Kevin Collison A $114 million redevelopment proposal in the heart of downtown that includes renovating the historic former Kansas City Club and Hotel Muehlebach...

MAC Properties Plans $78M Project to Revive Troost/Armour Intersection

By Kevin Collison A bold redevelopment plan that would transform the forlorn intersection of Armour and Troost into a vibrant hub with hundreds of new...

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...

Proposed River Market Office Project Drops Plan for Separate Garage

By Kevin Collison The developer of a proposed River Market office project at Third and Grand has scrapped the idea of a separate garage and...

New Downtown Bus Shelters to Offer More Amenities, Relieve Congestion

By Kevin Collison The KCATA is planning a major upgrade of bus shelters and amenities at two key downtown intersections as part of its big...

Latest River Market Apartment Project Filling Fast

By Kevin Collison Only six months after its opening, the River Market's latest apartment development, 531 Grand, is already 72 percent leased with its studio...

Downtown UMKC Arts Campus Idea Revived, Barney Allis Plaza in the Mix

By Kevin Collison The possibility of a UMKC arts campus in downtown Kansas City is being floated again and this time Barney Allis Plaza is...

Downtown Central Library Hosts National Poet Laureate

Tracy K. Smith, the poet laureate of the United States, will discuss her life and poetry, and read from her works at the Downtown...

Tech N9ne Gets Down with Boulevard on New Brew

Take Boulevard Wheat, improvise with some pineapple and coconut flavors and throw down some Tech N9ne and you've got a new collaboration from two...