Entries by Mike

Celebrate the spirit of the season in Downtown KC

The annual Celebration at the Station is the theme of a celebratory week ahead Downtown from Monday to Sunday, May 21-27 – including: Celebration at the Station – The Kansas City Symphony’s 16th annual patriotic concert event – set to begin at 8 p.m. Sunday – is the largest FREE Memorial Day weekend festival in the […]

Rehab work on Buck O’Neil Bridge to begin Saturday

Rehabilitation work on the Buck O’Neil Bridge is scheduled to begin on Saturday! And, the southbound lanes of Route 169 across the Buck O’Neil/Broadway Bridge will be CLOSED to all traffic through Dec. 1, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation.  Suggested detours include: Southbound traffic on Route 169 and I-29 will be directed to Southbound I-35 […]

Vote today for reStart – national competition for $65K grant

Ninety seconds of your time will make all the difference to Kansas City’s homeless youth, veterans and families. reStart has been selected as a finalist – one of eight organizations nationally – for the coveted Opus Foundation’s Gerry Rauenhorst Building Community Award. This year’s winner will be awarded $65,000 to commemorate Opus’ rich history and tradition […]

Downtown stages go ‘Back to the Future’ in the week ahead

Screenland at the Symphony, the UMKC Jazz Night, a Night of Tango and five different theatrical performances will set the bar sky-high for a bold week ahead in the Downtown arts & entertainment scene for Monday to Sunday, April 16-22, including: Back to the Future will light up Downtown this weekend with Screenland at the Symphony, […]