Kansas City kicks off the Christmas season with the Country Club Plaza lighting ceremony every Thanksgiving evening. It's a time for family, friends, tradition, music, entertainment, and holiday cheer!
This image is of the Christopher S Bond Bridge. This bridge crossing the Missouri River was opened in the fall of 2010. It is sometimes called the New Paseo Bridge since it was a replacement for the Paseo Bridge.
1938 - The notorious Chesterfield Club was a famous Pendergast sin place. Located only one block from the federal courthouse downtown, it served as a daily reminder of who actually ran KC. To judges and lawmen of the U.S., it seemed a deliberate affront to conventional morality. Even though common practice for appearance sake called for confining gambling to back rooms, at the Chesterfield Club roulette wheels and dice tables greeted patrons the moment they walked through the front door.