Mayor James’ 2016 State of the City Address

The 2016 State of the City Address for Kansas City was presented by Mayor Sly James on March 29, 2016 at the Uptown Theater. Mayor James discussed several key topics that are currently affecting Kansas City during the State of the City Address. Kansas City’s tech boom, the KC Earnings tax, city growth and development, …

Border Star Montessori Movie Night Fundraiser

Each year, 6th graders at Border Star Montessori take part in the Montessori Model United Nations program. The year culminates in March with a trip to New York to be a part of the Model UN conference. This year, the kids will be representing the Republic of India.  Students fundraise throughout the year at bake …

How Uber Blockbustered Cab Companies in Kansas City

How Uber Blockbustered Cab Companies in Kansas City

Kansas City already had several “major” cab companies before Uber hit the scene. Yellow Cab, 10/10 Taxi, and Checker Cab to name a few. Unfortunately they all work the same crappy way. Call the number. Tell dispatch where you are and where you want to go. Hang up. Then wait… Naturally, you would presume you’re …

Meet Kansas City: David Smock

“Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right to be equal members of society.” – Janet Jackson Such is true of David Smock, who recently opened Dutchman Coffee Roasters in North Kansas City. What started as …