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1. A Legend Returns A Legend Returns August 17, 2006 The Harvey House Diner is now open in Union Station. The restaurant is patterned after the original Harvey House restaurant and replaces the food courts that were there when the station reopened. The long...

2. Angela Alexander, Costumer to the Stars Angela Alexander, Costumer to the Stars November 6, 2011 Obituary and article about Kansas City native Angela Diokaris Alexander, who in her career as a Hollywood costumer worked with stars like Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra. Alexander died on October 8,...

3. Ballroom Blitz Ballroom Blitz October 27-November 2, 2005 Author describes her experiences at the October 14, 2005 revival of the Priests of Pallas Ball. A gala event at Union Station, the 2005 incarnation of the Priests of Pallas Ball was a fundraiser for the...

4. Costume Sale Costume Sale March 14, 2008 Kansas City Costume Co., located at 2020 Grand Boulevard, has put its three-story building up for sale, asking $3 million. "Kansas City Costume, which has been in business since 1925, is a theatrical rental...

5. Grand Old Drag Grand Old Drag August 5, 2007 Article spotlighting the actors and producers of the "La Cage aux Folles" show at the Unicorn Theatre (3828 Main). It also discusses how female impersonators have been entertaining Kansas City audiences...

6. Linen Costumes Plates Linen Costumes Plates November/30/1969 Photo and biographical article about Constance Leiter, a linenware and dinnerware designer at 200 West 47th Street in the Country Club Plaza with works "in the finest shops in the country."

7. Lyric Opera Sees Minor Role Take Star Turn Lyric Opera Sees Minor Role Take Star Turn August 31-September 6, 2012 The Lyric Opera of Kansas City has moved to a new facility in the Crossroads Arts District at 1725 Holmes Street. At 60,000 square feet, the new building contains storage for current and old scenery, props,...

8. Magazine Attracted: Festival Relives History Magazine Attracted: Festival Relives History August/31/1978 Article about the Santa-Cali-Gon festival in Independence, celebrating the place's role as a beginning point in the Santa Fe, California, and Oregon Trails, with map of festivity sites.

9. Soprano Star From the 19th Century Soprano Star From the 19th Century September 13, 2006 Description of an exhibit at the Kansas City Museum entitled "Alice Nielson [Nielsen]: Heartland Diva" which opens September 17, 2006 with a live opera recital. Nielsen was an international opera star...

10. True Stories True Stories February 15, 2004 Feature story on local artist Christopher Leitch who writes poetry, essays, criticism and voluminous personal journals. He also "designs fashions, furnishings and fabric, which are printed with unique...