Danny Assal believes that you don’t have to sacrifice quality for a lower price when is comes to clothing. That’s been the premise of his retail store, Dan’s Clothier and Tailor Shop, since he opened for business more than 30 years ago in a tiny storefront in Olathe. Today Assal, affectionately known by customers as Dan Dan the Tailor Man, works 80-hour weeks from his shop located in Lenexa near Oak Park Mall.
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.