Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, small businesses vie for their piece of the holiday shopping frenzy. Mayor Sly James of Kansas City was joined by officials with the Small Business Administration in promoting Small Business Saturday and talking about how important small businesses are for local economies.
Angioplasty accounted for $10 billion in health care costs last year. It works well at relieving chest pains and can save lives when performed during a heart attack. But for many, medications, exercise and improved diets are a better choice.
If you need to grab a drink or a bite to eat, chances are you won’t have to go far, no matter where you are in the metro area. That’s probably true, too, if you need to direct someone to a hotel or motel.
Downtown Kansas City’s rejuvenation is now rolling into a new era, with the start of the $100 million streetcar line on Main Street and 70 projects in areas that include Crown Center, the Crossroads Arts District, the Downtown Loop and River Market. We map the changes in an interactive report.
A California farm is recalling a vegetable mix believed to be the source of E.coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states, the Food and Drug Administration said Thursday.