Kansas City’s traditional,

hickory-smoked barbeque

Barbeque favorites can be

catered or delivered

Dine at any of the three Smokehouse locations

in Gladstone, Kansas City or Overland Park

Private banquet rooms

are also available at each location

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Café Tempo at Johnson County Community College

Café Tempo at Johnson County Community College is lowering its prices and speeding up orders to better serve students, faculty and staff.

Maintaining the same art-filled ambience, Café Tempo will offer a new menu with the soups, salads, panini sandwiches, hot and cold specials, plus tasty desserts. After placing their orders, café-goers will receive a pager to notify them when their order is ready. Students as well as other guests will be able to order and eat within 30 minutes.

The tasteful contemporary café shares space between the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art and Regnier Center – 55 seats in the museum and 55 seats in the two-story glass atrium connecting the buildings.

Café hours are Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. breakfast, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. lunch, and 7 a.m.-3 p.m. coffee, pastries, desserts. The café will no longer be open Saturday.

For more information, call Cafe Tempo, 913-469-8500, ext. 4993.

Monday, August 16, 2010

Bo Ling's Specials

Summer Dinner Specials at All Bo Ling's Locations:
Appetizer:
Crispy Eggplant $5.95
Fresh, tender, summer purple Chinese Eggplant slices in a light crispy batter. Served with a garlic, soy chili dipping sauce.
Entrees:
Pork and Peppers $10.55
Fresh, seasonal local peppers stir-fried with lean pork in a black bean, soy-chili sauce. We use a combination of Mild Anaheim, sweet bell pepper, and a touch of Jalapeno peppers. A mildly spicy dish.

Pineapple Fried Rice with Seafood $13.95

Fresh pineapple, shrimp and scallops in a white fried rice with egg and onion. Light and delicious.


Wine Suggestion:
Saint M Riesling Pfalz Germany $7.00
Refreshing, wonderful citrus and peach. Medium-dry style with lower alcohol and a crispy acidity. Delicious with these new specials.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

POWER & LIGHT DISTRICT BOUTIQUES

POWER & LIGHT DISTRICT BOUTIQUES TO HOLD DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK SALE DURING NO-SALES TAX SHOPPING WEEKEND AUG 6TH – 8TH

Shop Downtown KC, Pay No-Sales Tax on Clothing Purchases

Kansas City, MO—Shoppers will find great back-to-school shopping deals this weekend at the boutiques in Downtown Kansas City’s Power & Light District. Several boutiques are participating in the first Downtown Sidewalk Sale this Friday, August 6th thru Sunday, August 8th, as Missouri offers shoppers no sales-tax on clothing purchases*, as part of the statewide, annual sales-tax holiday weekend.

Envolve Boutique, Zafar, The Garment District Boutique, Polished Edge Jewelers and the newly opened Lovebird, will slash prices on summer and select fall inventory. The Downtown Sidewalk Sale kicks off on Friday afternoon at 4 pm. It runs Friday, 4 – 8 pm; Saturday, 10 am – 8 pm; and Sunday, Noon – 6 pm. Additionally, some restaurants, like Raglan Road Irish Pub, will offer shoppers Sidewalk Sale specials (with receipt from any of the Power & Light District boutiques this weekend).

*Shoppers will pay no-sales tax on single clothing purchases under $100, as part of the statewide, annual Missouri No-Sales Tax Holiday weekend.

All of the boutiques are located on Main Street, between 13th and 14th Streets in the Kansas City Power & Light District. Parking is only $2 when you park at the Main Street garage, located just north of 13th and Main Street intersection and adjacent to Cosentino’s Market Downtown. Shoppers must present their parking ticket for validation at any of the Power & Light District boutiques.

Monday, August 2, 2010

JJ's

Join us in congratulating JJ’s as they celebrate 25 delicious years as one of Kansas City’s most treasured restaurants.
Mark your calendar for August 29th for a giant street party to celebrate this outstanding milestone. Bring your family and friends to sample some of the fabulous signature items that have made JJ’s famous over the years!

Get in on the celebration and you will have a chance to win a night at Chateau Avalon and $100 gift certificate to JJ’s. Just share your stories of your dining experiences at JJ’s for your chance to win. If you have never been to JJ’s , don’t worry, you can still participate in the contest. Just tell us why you would like to visit them. All of the great stories of days gone by will be posted at the block party.