Barney Allis Plaza Rebuild Proposal Adds 226-Unit Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison The city's plan for rebuilding a crumbling Barney Allis Plaza has grown into a larger proposal that adds a privately-developed 10-story apartment...

River Market Apartment Project May Begin in Early 2023 After ‘Good’ FAA Meeting

By Kevin Collison A planned 13-story apartment project in the River Market may begin construction early next year after its developer and city officials had...

Affordable Housing Developer Proposes Project Near 27th and Troost

By Kevin Collison The Vecino Group, a Springfield-based affordable housing firm, has filed plans with the city to build a 57-unit apartment project at 2732...

Café Cà Phê Stirs Vietnamese Flavor into KC Coffee Scene

By Kevin Collison A Southern California actor marooned in Kansas City after Covid cancelled her Miss Saigon Broadway tour has taken on a new role,...

NFL Draft May Make Next Year Busiest in KC Sports History

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared March 7, 2022) By Kevin Collison Next year may be the busiest in Kansas City sports history including up to...

Renderings Released of Freight House Village Plan, Spring Start Anticipated

By Kevin Collison Lux Living has released preliminary renderings of its proposed Freight House Village residential and retail development at 20th and Walnut and hopes...

City Manager Optimistic FAA Will Lift River Market Height Restrictions

By Kevin Collison A cloud that's overshadowed development in the River Market is expected to be lifted next week when city leaders meet with federal...

Mac Opens First Building at 340-Unit Project at Troost and Armour

By Kevin Collison The Westover, the first of what will be a four-building, 340-unit development at each corner of Armour and Troost, opened last month...

Union Station Named Among ‘Most Beautiful Train Stations’ in the World

By Kevin Collison Union Station, whose $234 million restoration a quarter century ago was a metropolitan labor of love, has been named one of the...

Block 15 Sports Bar Opens in River Market

By Kevin Collison Block 15 Tavern & Exchange opened Friday at 311 Delaware in the River Market and includes an outdoor patio overlooking City Market...