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Detroit on deck at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Detroit on deck at Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

The Detroit News | February 03, 2020
"The museum, founded 30 years ago, tells these intertwined stories in various — and poignant — ways, starting with a 15-minute movie, 'They Were All Stars,' narrated by actor James Earl Jones."
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Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker, 2020

Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker, 2020

MovieMaker Magazine | January 31, 2020
"Since reopening the sanctioned film office in 2014, KC Film has worked to recruit more production business and assisted with projects ranging from feature films to web series for an estimated $41 million in local economic impact."
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Christmas (on the Cheap) in January

Christmas (on the Cheap) in January

The New York Times | December 20, 2019
"For 90 years, the Plaza Lights have brightened 15 blocks of buildings on Country Club Plaza, a Spanish-inspired shopping district built in 1922. Strings of lights outline rooflines, corners and windows though Jan. 12."
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An Interior Designer’s Guide to Kansas City

An Interior Designer’s Guide to Kansas City

New York Magazine | December 04, 2019
"Kansas City has the ease and accessibility of a town with the action and attractions of a city. For a long time, it was considered flyover country, but now people are starting to take notice, one industry at a time."
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The world's best airline museums

The world's best airline museums

CNN | November 01, 2019
"A visit to the TWA museum can easily be combined with a trip to the Airline History Museum, which is located just 300 meters away, in a hangar on the far side of Kansas City Downtown airport. Despite their physical proximity, though, the two museums are not connected."
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This Wall Was Made for Walking

This Wall Was Made for Walking

The New York Times | October 23, 2019
"[...] the 'Walking Wall' created by the artist Andy Goldsworthy at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is an attraction in its own right, recalling centuries of wall-building craftsmanship."
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16 Cities to Visit Before All of Your Friends Catch On

16 Cities to Visit Before All of Your Friends Catch On

Conde Nast Traveler | August 20, 2019
"This soulful locale just got its first designer hotel, Crossroads. But it's the Americana—BBQ, blues, denim (see Vogue favorite Baldwin)—that give it appeal when so many other U.S. towns have been hipsterfied."
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9 museums for music lovers across the US

9 museums for music lovers across the US

Lonely Planet | August 01, 2019
"While Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald created the sound of Big Band jazz in New York and Louie Armstrong became the voice of New Orleans, Charlie Parker was making people party in Kansas City, Missouri."
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