Mayor Hosting Rock the Block Celebration Saturday at Washington Square Park

The sixth annual "Sly's Rock the Block" celebration, a free, family-oriented event, will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Washington...

Mission Taco Joint Opening in East Crossroads Next Week, Taste of San Francisco MexiCali...

You can thank the U.S. Coast Guard for the new Mission Taco Joint that's scheduled to open this Monday at 409 E. 18th St....

Despite Election Setback, Kansas City Streetcar Authority Continues Planning for Proposed Extension to UMKC

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Streetcar Authority is moving ahead with the next phase of planning for an proposed extension of the line from...

Denver Investor has Discovered his Development ‘Play’ in River Market

By Kevin Collison Craig Slawson knows a lot about oil exploration, a business his family has been in for 60 years. In that industry, when you...

Crossroads Crooks with Appetite for Apple Computers Nabbed by Kansas City Police

By Kevin Collison Kansas City police have arrested two men in connection with a series of smash-and-grab business burglaries in the Crossroads Arts District in...

Crossroads Arts District Celebrating the Eclipse with Solanoir Street-Art Festival

The Crossroads Arts District is living up to cosmic form with a five-day, street-art celebration of the upcoming total eclipse called Solanoir. Thirty street artists...

Downtown Treat: Free Scoop of Ice Cream to Serve a Good Cause

Here's a sweet downtown challenge. Denali Flavors will donate $10,000 to the Salvation Army of Kansas City if it can attract enough ice cream lovers...

Plan to Tame Crossroads Stretch of Oak Street with Diagonal Parking Delayed Until Spring

By Kevin Collison Oak Street through the Crossroads District of downtown sometimes can be a speedway, the worse incident perhaps occurring in late 2014 when...

Crossroads First Friday to Include Kids Scavenger Hunt, Rooftop Party, Sporting KC Flip Cup...

By Kevin Collison Today's First Friday in the downtown Kansas City Crossroads Arts District continues a growing trend of not just being a festive...

Gordon Biersch Pulls Plug on Downtown Power & Light Location

One of the downtown Power & Light District's original tenants, Gordon Biersch brewery and restaurant, is closing after anchoring a strategic corner at 14th...