The store, near the intersection of U.S. 50 and Interstate 470 in Lee’s Summit, will be the outdoor gear retailer’s second location in the Kansas City area. Plans call for it to open in late 2017 or early 2018.
Standard & Poor’s Rating Services, Moody’s Investors Service and Fitch Ratings cited the state’s strong fiscal management. The announcement said Missouri is among a handful of states with AAA credit ratings from all three independent agencies.
Ward Parkway Center will break ground Thursday for its new “south end restaurant district,” on the site of the former Dillard’s and parking garage. It is in final negotiations with four of five planned restaurants: Charleston’s, The Garage, MidiCi, and Ted’s Escondido Cafe. Each restaurant will have a patio and the project also will include a pedestrian plaza with firepits and fountains.
Like the indestructible Twinkie, Chicken McNuggets are practically a culinary punchline, a symbol of hyper-processed fast food with a list of ingredients that reads like a chemistry exam. But now McDonald's wants to take at least some of the mystery substances out.
Kansas City’s Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority approved a request for a 10-year, 100 percent property tax abatement to convert the historic New England Life office building to residential use.
The navigation device producer, which maintains its operating headquarters in Olathe, earned $88.1 million for the three months that ended March 26, up from $66.8 million in the first quarter a year ago.
Nine months ago, The Fresh Market confirmed a new Northland store at 8550 N.E. Flintlock Road in the Shoppes at Shoal Creek. The location is still listed on the company’s website but a company spokesperson said “We no longer intend to move forward with the project.” Baja Betty’s Mexican Grill has opened at 4701 N.E. Vivion Road.
The NCAA Division I Board of Directors scrapped a proposed ban on satellite camps Thursday, rebuffing a request from powerhouse conferences in the South and clearing the way for coaches to hold and work at clinics far from their campuses this summer.
Kansas City Hospice RN case manager Jen Moss cares for her patients, like Al Jensen and Jody Wooton, in the final chapter of their lives. Moss, 41, did not set out to become a hospice nurse but felt compelled by her tragic past.
Hospice nurse Jen Moss provides care in life's final chapter
$2 gas might lead to cheapest driving season since 2004
March for higher minimum wage in Kansas City
Stockyards Brewing Co. in West Bottoms retains charm of Golden Ox