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1. 5th Street 5th Street 1940 Storefronts along south side of 5th Street, between Walnut and Grand, including "Bond Lunch" diner, a barbershop, and "Fern Laundry."

2. Downtown Storefront: Cafe al Dente Downtown Storefront: Cafe al Dente December 7, 2007 Article tells history of Cafe al Dente, opened in 2000 by Leonard Dwyer. Dwyer patrolled the River Market area as a police officer before opening the coffee shop at 412 Delaware.

3. Family Dining Family Dining July 14, 2010 Spotlight on Portia's Cafe (3840 Truman Rd), which is celebrating 30 years in business. Owner Portia Kilburn opened the cafe in 1980 at Independence and Benton boulevards and moved into the building on...

4. From Cars to Cafes From Cars to Cafes August/8/1999 Article about examples of formerly automobile-related businesses being preserved and transformed into restaurants, with photos.

5. Montgall Hotel Montgall Hotel ca1928 Full frontal and side view of the Montgall Hotel; located at 2614 E. 15th. Also in the building are a Western Union office, cafes, book store, and the Gospel Trumpet Company.

6. Two Businessmen Posing Two Businessmen Posing circa 1920s-1930s Two businessmen posing inside a dilapidated room with furnishings, possibly in an old store or restaurant. A sign hanging in the background reads "No Res[erve], Checks Cashed Amo Cafe."

7. Waldo Eatery Has a Neighborhood Feel Waldo Eatery Has a Neighborhood Feel December 29, 2010 Papu’s Cafe in Waldo at 75th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue is located in the Shell gas station that Khalid Sirhandi owns and operates. About a year ago, Sirhandi decided to open his Middle Eastern and...

8. Wolferman Dairy Farm Wolferman Dairy Farm 1926 Photos and description of the Wolferman Dairy Farm "located about a mile south of the city limits of Kansas City, [97th Street] and Holmes street" and "owned by Fred Wolferman, Kansas City merchant" with...