Art Festival a visually stunning showcase

Summit Art should be applauded for their continued commitment and investment into this annual fair. The Summit Art Festival not only allows more than 100 artists to descend upon Lee’s Summit, but the student art showcase is becoming a can’t-miss event at this festival.

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A celebration of the arts in Lee's Summit

The annual event is an opportunity to recognize the arts and cultural leaders who make a positive impact on the community. Cultural Arts Grant recipients will be honored for their work and one local artist will be presented an award for exemplifying the highest level of artistic excellence in the community.

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What we’ve learned at 9 years old

Addy’s birthday has been seemingly ongoing for the last week or so. Maybe those are the spoils for the 9 year olds these days. Between time with friends and family and trying to conquer the video games at Arcade Alley, it’s been quite a week for Miss Adaline Sophia.

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School supplies, building fund focus of Budget Blinds’ 4th Friday

In keeping with its tradition of giving back, Budget Blinds of Lee's Summit has dedicated the upcoming downtown Lee's Summit Fourth Friday event to a local charity — Coldwater of Lee’s Summit.

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KC Pet Project to benefit from ‘Art for the Paws’ event

Furry friends will be the featured event at one downtown Lee's Summit Fourth Friday spot June 28. Art for the Paws will be held at Budget Blinds of Lee’s Summit, 239 SE Main St., and will benefit the four-legged friends in need at KC Pet Project.

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Rotary Club launches Brewfest to benefit local nonprofit groups

The Strother Brewfest will feature more than 40 breweries, wineries and distilleries with beers hailing from as close as downtown Lee’s Summit breweries Smoke Brewing Company, Fringe Beerworks and Grains & Taps to Kansas City-area and regional brew houses.

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Friday conversation: Local craftsmen opening retail store this weekend

Host Nick Parker sits down with Dave Eames and Ben Wine, local craftsmen and owners of Fossil Forge Design, who are opening a new retail store this weekend in Downtown Lee’s Summit. Local Foundry will showcase not only their own creations, but work from other makers and creatives.

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