At the new Union Berkley Riverfront apartments, you get urban living near both Downtown Kansas City and the Berkley Riverfront, including a resort-style getaway full of the best features and amenities.
Banksia, an Australian bakery and cafe in the former Sasha's Baking Co. space in downtown Kansas City, serves savory meat pies and sausage rolls along with sweet treats such as Pavlova, lamington and Iced VoVo biscuits.
A social media campaign, #BlackandHooded, celebrates black students graduating with master's and doctoral degrees. The hashtag indirectly references Trayvon Martin, the black teenager who was wearing a hooded sweatshirt when he was killed in 2012.
Rachel Black wrote the song "Edyka" to tell the story of her grandmother, Ethel "Edyka" Black, escaping a Nazi death train with the help of her mother, Fanya Katz. She was later pulled from a mass grave by the man she would eventually marry.
Rachel Black performed "Edyka" at Congregation Beth Torah. The band members: Nanette Kraus, Emily Tummons, Randy Deutch, Carmen Dieker and Larry Figg. The Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City helped fund the concert.
Reunited high school sweethearts Shelley Watkins and Phillip Adams, who met as teenagers at Oak Park High School, have rekindled their romance after 30 years and will be married Tuesday at their former high school.
Tech N9ne's platinum hit song "Caribou Lou" is the inspiration behind the new Boulevard Brewing Co. beer Bou Lou. The wheat beer with coconut and pineapple is "perfect," says the Strange Music rapper, who recently toured the Kansas City brewery.
Two Light, the Cordish Companies' $120 million, 25-story glass tower has 296 apartments, ranging from $1,200 590-square-foot units to the $6,000, 1,558-square-foot two-bedroom penthouse with a private terrace.
Hallmark’s Mahogany line of greeting cards is celebrating more than 30 years of bringing black-centric messages to consumers. Some of the many employees who work on Mahogany at Hallmark’s Kansas City headquarters discuss what the line means to them.
The National Parks Service released video of the Top 10 list of reasons to visit and celebrate America's parks, just in time for the summer vacation center and at the close of National Park Week (April 21-29, 2018).