Courtesy MainCor. Although the parade and rally were downtown and at Union Station, Midtown saw a steady stream of Royals fans on their way to the party today.

Police report no serious incidents at parade and rally

Courtesy MainCor. Although the parade and rally were downtown and at Union Station, Midtown saw a steady stream of mostly well-behaved Royals fans on their way to the party today. Kansas City Police say several hours after a record 500,000 person ...
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Drug Take-Back Day returns to Midtown on Saturday

The popular drug take back day is coming up Saturday at MainCor, 3215 Main Street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It is a chance to get rid of expired drugs safety and keep them out of the water system. Turning in expired drugs also keeps them out of ...
The Southwell Building at 3935-41 Main Street.

Remembering George Southwell of Main Street, the king of band music

The Southwell Building at 3935-41 Main Street in 1940. The Southwell Building, an art deco masterpiece at 3941 Main and home to Harlings, takes its name from a family that made its mark on Midtown – and across the country. Little remembered ...
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Home health workers join wage movement march in Midtown

Lajua Manning, a home health care worker, was among hundreds of low pay people who marched in Midtown today demanding higher wages. She said the care workers are joining a push that is scheduled nationwide today. Adjunct professors also recently ...
The Karnopp Building at 43rd and Main in 1930. Courtesy Kansas City Public Library - Missouri Valley Special Collections.

Do you know the history of this Southmoreland neighborhood?

The Karnopp Building at 43rd and Main in 1930. Courtesy Kansas City Public Library – Missouri Valley Special Collections. As part of our Uncovering History Project, the Midtown KC Post is taking a look at the 1940 tax assessment photos of ...
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Jail time for Midtown robbery suspect

A Kansas City man who robbed a Midtown wireless store with a big revolver and the words “you know what time it is” has been charged, Jackson County announced Friday. Leonard H. White, 28, also allegedly led police on a chase Tuesday that ...
Central Patrol Police Office James Schriever voiced support for the renewal and expansion of the Main Street CID today.

City considers Main Street CID renewal

Central Patrol Police Office James Schriever voiced support for the renewal and expansion of the Main Street CID today. The city began the process of considering the renewal of the Main Street CID today at a city council business session. Executive ...
Push Girls producer and star Angela Rockwood encouraged the audience at The Whole Person luncheon to spend a day without complaining.

MainCor, Rehab Institute honored by The Whole Person

Push Girls producer and star Angela Rockwood encouraged the audience at The Whole Person luncheon to spend a day without complaining. The Whole Person honored two Midtown organizations today for supporting independence for people with disabilities. The ...
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Boys, Girls Choirs move to US Bank Midtown building

The corner of Armour and Main may be sounding a little sweeter. That’s because the Kansas City Boys Choir and the Kansas City Girls Choir are moving their headquarters office and rehearsal space there, to the U.S. Banks’s Midtown Building ...
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Do you recognize this unique Midtown block?

This block of row houses is a one-of-a-kind in Midtown. There are several reasons for that. First, it predates much of the architecture in this part of the city, built in the early days of the southward development. And its style – Queen Anne ...