Downtown’s Los Corrals to open in Gladstone’s Meadowbrook Village Shopping Center and Meadowbrook schedules a remodeling. Jose Pepper’s to open in Briarcliff Village. New retailers and food court operations for Independence Center and reader questions.
A sign went up on the ’Bout Thyme Deli, but the city ordered owner Dave Kemp to paint it over. Now he’s fighting the rules. A downtown group wants rule changes, too, but not any that would help Kemp.
The Stack BarBQ at 89th and Wornall builds on menu of previous business with a similar name. Peachtree Cafeteria Brunch-Lunch-Dinner opens in Gates Plaza on 12th Street, and Margarita’s South comes to Martin City area.
New Platte City restaurant offers comfort food and traditional items with a twist including southwestern-style tenderloins. Polished Nail Salon expands in the Power & Light District. Poetry venue coming to the Crossroads and other retail and restaurant news.
Current Lee’s Summit council is closely divided on proposed Summit Place subsidy, and city leaders have found it difficult to strike a deal for a smaller share. Three new council members, whose positions are unknown, will replace three who split 2 to 1 in favor of the full subsidy.
The 39th Street’s restaurant row gets two new neighboring businesses, Kansas Town and Drunken Worm. A new Thai restaurant is coming to the Crossroads.
Q39 barbecue set to join 39th Street’s restaurant row in April. New North Kansas City breweries already expanding. Cinder Block Brewery adds cider to its menu and The Big Rip Brewing Co. doubles its brewing capacity and plans to add a beer garden.
New North Kansas City’s breweries already expanding. Cinder Block Brewery adds cider to its menu and The Big Rip Brewing Co. doubles its brewing capacity and plans to add a beer garden next month. Q39 barbecue set to join 39th Street’s restaurant row in April.
Saki Asian Restaurant opens in the Northland. Season + Square specialty spice and kitchen goods shop opens in Brookside and other retail and restaurant news.
Three Lee’s Summit council members balk at subsidizing aspects of the shopping center project that are normally borne by developers.
Season + Square specialty spice and kitchen goods shop opens in Brookside. Saki Asian Restaurant opens in the Northland, plus other retail and restaurant news.
Boston Market closes in the Northland but the closing triggers new development. Diego’s Bar & Grill closes in Gladstone. River Market’s Cellar & Loft expanding its offering. A fitness center to open in former Price Chopper space in the Northland.
One of downtown’s most high-profile corners, 10th Street and Grand Boulevard, would be transformed from a parking lot to a sparkling community and recreation center. The YMCA has been pursuing its $39 million downtown project for two years as part of a capital improvement program that includes an overhaul of its Linwood branch at 3800 E. Linwood Blvd.
There’s a story behind the name Second Best Coffee in Waldo. Crows Coffee planned farther north near UMKC.
After an intense debate on what businesses should go into a historic downtown area, Kansas City gives the green light to a Jimmy John’s drive-through deli at 923 Broadway.
Snow & Co. wins $40,000 in restaurant equipment and design services for its new Gladstone location. The new Chicken Macaroni & Cheese on Prospect service chicken wafflewich sandwiches, burgers, philly sandwiches, pork chops, the Chick-a-roni & Cheese, Lo Mein and more, including breakfast all day.
The new Martin City Pizza & Taproom will serve its own beers and specialty pizzas. Arthur Bryant’s Barbeque closes in Ameristar.
Ariana Restaurant in Watts Mill area of South KC offers Afghan specialties along with a standard American breakfast and burgers. Meanwhile, a Crossroads business is expanding northward.
Live music venue The Tank Room opens in the Crossroads. Cheddar’s Casual Cafe opens in the Northland.
New owners took over a former KFC/A&W restaurant on Parvin Road — by Brighton Avenue in the Northland — to convert it into a “better burger” fast food operation.
Lauren’s Hope, a Riverside company, creates fashionable alert bracelets.
Mike Garozzo & Charlie Gitto’s Italian Restaurant closes in the Northland. Menards plans locations in the Northland and Belton, and Academy Sports to open Belton store.
After 16 years in Liberty, The Dish — Famous Stuffed Pizza Restaurant & Bar is closing.
Kentucky businessman Benjamin Holladay and his brother Major David Holladay founded what is now the McCormick Distilling Co. in Weston in 1856. Today McCormick employs 160 people and ships 4 million cases of spirits a year to all 50 states and 57 countries.
Thousands of pieces of gum — in every color and flavor — littered the front walkway.