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U-Haul 2016 Destination City No. 9: Kansas City

The Business Journals - Original Article Kansas City is the No. 9 U-Haul Top 10 U.S. Destination City for 2016, once again attracting a large volume of incoming U-Haul trucks to its doorstep. While the City of Fountains witnessed a 4.3 percent decline in year-over-year arrivals, it still managed to replicate its ranking for 2015. U-Haul…
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See Which KC High Schools U.S. News Ranks Among the Nation’s Best

Kansas City Business Journal - Original Article Twenty-five high schools throughout Missouri and 13 in Kansas ranked among the best nationwide, according to a new U.S. News & World Report ranking. Twelve of those high schools are in the Kansas City area. Click through the attached slideshow to see all the Kansas City-area schools that appear…
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Nelson-Atkins’ Bloch Building Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Art Daily - Original Article The magical Bloch Building, an award-winning architectural marvel designed by Steven Holl as an expansion of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, celebrates its 10th anniversary with a special exhibition, An Iconic Addition, that opens on June 7. The Bloch Building represents an architectural accomplishment of international importance as…
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Apollo: How Kansas City got its magnificent museum

Apollo - Original Article Dazzling museum collections are found in some unlikely cities across the U.S.  How did they get there?  Here's how it happened in Kansas City in the midwest state of Missouri.  When the fortune left by William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915) to buy art 'for public enjoyment' was released to the board of what…
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Travel & Leisure: Best U.S. Cities for Affordable Getaways

Travel & Leisure - Original Article   When David Bakke visits Savannah, he loves dining at the upscale Olde Pink House.  But Bakke, a writer for personal finance site MoneyCrashers, has figured out how to avoid the high price tag - he sits in the restaurants basement section, the Planters Tavern.  "By taking the trip…
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Under30CEO: Top 30 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs 2013

Under30CEO- Original Article One of the most important things you'll do when starting your business is to pick where to setup shop.  You want to find a place that offers business resources but also the lifestyle and culture that you want.  The below list breaks down 30 cities across the United States into three different…
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Saveur, “Today” Show Agree: KC Food Scene on the Rise

VisitKC - Original Article Both recognize Kansas City as a top culinary destination. This morning, Kansas City hit the airwaves of NBC's "Today" show for the second time in three months.  Saveur, one of the nation's top culinary magazines, announced its Top Food Trends for 2012 - proclaiming Kansas City as America's next great culinary destination…
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Frommer’s Kansas City Missouri

Frommer's - Original Article When Kansas City's Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts opened in September 2011, the new building was immediately hailed as an architectural icon.  Looking something like metallic nesting cups tipped on their sides, the new home of the Kansas City Ballet, the Kansas City Symphony, and the Lyric Opera of Kansas City…
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KC’s top financial experts on funding CRE projects

MetroWire Media - Original Article December 4, 2015 In a presentation to members of CCIM Kansas City, top area financial experts gave a glimpse into the state of the current lending market and offered their predictions for the future. Moderated by Becky Finnigan of VanTrust Real Estate, the panel included Paul Jokerst of US Bank…
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