An Eclectic Stem Officially Kicks Off Valentine's Day

On Monday, February 7th, An Eclectic Stem located in Westport, officially kicked off Valentine’s Day. Paige O’Connor, owner of An Eclectic Stem, organized a “flash mob” and took to the neighborhood streets in celebration.

The event, promoted via Facebook and Twitter, was centered around an impromptu dance party in the middle of Westport Road. A small gathering assembled in front of the doors of the flower shop and hundreds of rose petals flew through the air as the band, The Also Rans, performed in below-freezing temps.

An Eclectic Stem is located at 508 Westport Road in Kansas City, Mo. Contact them at 816.256.8585.

An Eclectic Stem

February 9, 2011 - 10:06 am

Fresh Friday at Kitchens By Kleweno

Fresh Fridays are back at Kitchens by Kleweno. Please mark your calendar for April 1st and enjoy locally produced foods, beverages and other products, and showcase new and local businesses. Many thanks to the following Fresh Fridays participants in 2010 for their tasty contributions:

Looking forward to seeing you on April 1st at Kitchens By Kleweno!

January 28, 2011 - 11:34 am

2011 Kansas City Restaurant Week

Kansas City Restaurant Week, presented by Jackson Family Wines, will take place across the metro Friday, January 21 – Sunday, January 30th.

Diners can enjoy delicious and budget-friendly meals at participating restaurants during the 10-day event. Select from multiple course prix-fixe menus, with lunch for $15 and dinner for $30.

Kansas City Restaurant Week is an annual dining experience benefitting Harvesters and 10% of the cost of each meal purchased from KC Restaurant Week menus will be donated to Harvesters in an effort to fight hunger in the Kansas City area. In 2010, this event raised more than $55,000, providing some 275,000 meals to our neighbors in need.

For more information and a complete list of participating restaurants please visit

January 10, 2011 - 5:59 pm

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