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Loews Kansas City Debuts in Spring 2020

Visit KC - Original Article With its groundbreaking in 2018 and debut in spring 2020, Loews Kansas City is positioned to add yet another stellar property to KC's convention hotels.  The new Loews Kansas City will showcase 800 guestrooms, a lobby bar, signature restaurant, three-meal restaurant, indoor lap pool and plenty of other amenities. Groups…
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KC rises in ‘best places to live’ list

Kansas City Business Journal - Original Article April 10, 2019 Kansas City rose nine spots in U.S. News & World Report's 2019 ranking of the nation's best places to live, and it's ranked the highest of any Kansas or Missouri metro on the list. The magazine analyzed the nation's 125 largest metropolitan areas based on affordability,…
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How far does $100,000 go in KC compared with 49 other metros?

Kansas City Business Journal - Original Article May 17, 2019 How far a $100,000 annual salary goes in the Kansas City area mirrors where the metro sits geographically: squarely in the middle. That's the takeaway of an analysis from GoBankingRates, which crunched numbers on how far that six-figure salary goes in 50 U.S. cities when accounting…
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Area barbecue restaurants win 2019 Experts’ Choice Awards

Kansas City Business Journal - Original Article June 13, 2019 If Kansas City knows anything, it's a world-class barbecue. The Experts' Choice Awards 2019 proved that by naming six Kansas City barbecue restaurants winners earlier this year.  TripExpert used 1.5 million reviews from travel professionals to create a comprehensive list of more than 10,000 world-class…
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Capstone Awards 2018: Adaptive Reuse – Hotel Indigo/Fairfax Lofts

Kansas City Business Journal - Original Article March 30, 2018 Location: 101 W. 11th St., Kansas City Size: 103,000 square feet Value: $36 million Players: Brookfield Hotel Investment LLC, developer; Roseman & Associates PC, Gary Brink & Associates Inc., architects; Rosemann & Associates PC, Hoss & Brown Engineers, Shaw Electric Co., engineers; Equity Bank, U.S. Bank,…
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After 7 years, Kansas City’s downtown convention hotel breaks ground

The Kansas City Star - Original Article A years-long struggle to bring a convention hotel to the evolving Kansas City skyline ended Thursday with a groundbreaking ceremony officials dubbed a "new chapter" in the city's downtown. Standing before the dug-out city block where workers began construction last month, Mayor Sly James celebrated the addition to…
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Everything you need to know about barbecue in Kansas City

Visit KC - Original Article Barbecue in Kansas City is more than a menu item or a method of preparation.  It's an institution, rich with history and culinary tradition that shapes the city's dining landscape every day - and has since the early 1900s.  For decades, visitors from across the globe have traveled here, drawn…
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Shawnee Chamber of Commerce honors Kevin Tubbesing as 2017 Citizen of the Year

Shawnee Chamber - Original Article Business and community leader, Kevin Tubbesing, Stag's Creek, has been named the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce 2017 Citizen of the Year.  During the award ceremony Tubbesing was described as a small business start-up innovator; real estate broker; master developer; and long-time, dedicated Shawnee Rotarian.  Tubbesing was presented with the prestigious…
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