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1. A KC Museum Revamp A KC Museum Revamp December 20, 2007 The Kansas City Museum will close on January 7, 2008, and not reopen until 2010 or later. The museum, known as Corinthian Hall, and the carriage house will get new windows and doors and be cleared of lead...

2. A New Engineer at Union Station A New Engineer at Union Station December 19, 2008 The Union Station board of directors announced that former American Royal CEO, George Guastello, will replace Andi Udris as the director of Union Station. The board decided to replace Udris in order for...

3. Brighter Outlook at Union Station Brighter Outlook at Union Station December 22, 2010 “The balance sheet as of the end of October showed a positive cash flow of more than $1.5 million and pointed to a robust end-of-the-year surplus – a first for the station that only managed to break...

4. Exhibit Planners Aim for a Big Hit Exhibit Planners Aim for a Big Hit June 22, 2007 Union Station officials have decided to "go for more of the blockbuster shows." Article includes floor plan for the sub-basement which would increase the space for temporary exhibits from the current 6,000...

5. Fire Museum Making a Move Fire Museum Making a Move April 25, 2007 The Kansas City Fire Museum, now located at 1019 Cherry Street, is having to move. The proposed East Village redevelopment project is scheduled to be a part of the current location. The museum's vintage...

6. Kansas City Museum's Future in Flux Kansas City Museum’s Future in Flux July 15, 2013 Article on the uncertainty surrounding the management of the Kansas City Museum. “The museum’s advisory board is considering a new business plan that rests on breaking the management contract with...

7. New KC Museum Leader Named New KC Museum Leader Named April 26, 2014 Article announces that the Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department has named Anna Marie Tutera as the new executive director of the Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall. Tutera's background in museum...

8. One Man's Travels Give KC Museum Tales to Tell One Man's Travels Give KC Museum Tales to Tell July 28, 2007 Article profiling retired Army Major Richard Keogh, who for the last three decades has been hunting for and donating World War I memorabilia to the Liberty Memorial Museum. Keogh is a veteran of the Vietnam...

9. Recruiting Star Power Recruiting Star Power December 29, 2010 As the World War I centennial in 2014 approaches, Brian Alexander, president of the WWI Museum at Liberty Memorial, is considering an aggressive approach “to enhance the monument’s national profile.”...

10. Station Exhibit Hits the Jackpot Station Exhibit Hits the Jackpot May 18, 2007 Attracting 177,782 visitors, the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit was the most successful ever at Union Station. As a result, the station is projected to end the year with a budget surplus for the first time since...

11. Struggling Union Station Makes Switch to New Track Struggling Union Station Makes Switch to New Track February 28, 2010 Article describes the continuing financial struggles of Union Station, as well as plans by Station leaders to generate revenue and cut expenses. The new direction calls for leasing additional space inside...

12. Trouble Brings Loss of Status Trouble Brings Loss of Status September 1, 2007 The American Association of Museums has denied professional accreditation to Union Station citing "no track record of financial stability." Station officials acknowledge that the lack of accreditation...