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Review: Hamburger Mary’s, a place for good eats and good fun

Celina Ornelas, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018

When you first see the sign for Hamburger Mary’s, located along Broadway, you don’t think much of it. But after you enter, you find it filled with old movie posters and a lot of glittery things. I entered this bar and grille...

Three day trips you can make in Missouri for Spring Break

Theresa Gengler, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018

Did the first half of the semester get away from you and leave you with no plans to get away for Spring Break? Worry not. Kansas City is well situated between several great places for day trips. You could taste the wines of...

You’ll find the most haunted KC attraction in the middle of the woods

Erin Spelger, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017

Looking for something spooky to do on Halloween? "Exiled: The Trail of Terrors" isolates its visitors in the woods, forcing them to find their way through the outdoor haunted house. Exiled is a mile-long hike through the woods...

Gates BBQ serves up best-kept lunch secret Rockhurst needs to know about

Steven Amrein, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017

"May I help you?" People all across Kansas City instantly recognize that query as synonymous with high-quality barbecue. For those unfamiliar, it’s the sound you hear upon entering any one of the six Gates Barbeque establis...

Turkish Food Fest comes to Kansas City Saturday to celebrate Turkish culture

Erin Spelger, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

This Saturday, Oct. 7, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., the second annual Turkish Food Fest will take place at 4215 Shawnee Dr. The festival is less than 20 minutes from the Rockhurst University campus. The free event celebrates Turkish...

Truman Library Institute, along with Rockhurst partnership, to formally open Thursday

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

August 29, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Truman Library Institue will officially open its new location at Rockhurst University Thursday morning. The Institute fills a space located inside the university's parking garage at 5151 Troost Ave., Ste....

Everything you need to know about Monday’s eclipse

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

August 18, 2017

Story updated at 9:56 a.m. Monday with the latest weather information from As classes begin Monday, some have wondered if Rockhurst University would cancel classes Monday afternoon during the widely anticipated sola...

Widespread flooding disrupts Saturday night in Kansas City

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

August 6, 2017

Rockhurst students are all-too-familiar with flooding in Kansas City. Luckily, it didn't appear that Rockhurst's campus was affected by the heavy rain that fell Saturday across the Kansas City metro area. Per the National We...

Kansas City Chiefs offer affordable season ticket option

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

July 6, 2017

Attending a National Football League game can be tough on the wallet, and that's especially true for college students. Now, though, there's (somewhat) of an affordable ticket option for students that are fans of the Kansas City ...

See how people are responding to the closing of Mike’s

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

June 27, 2017

The internet can be a cruel, cruel place sometimes. But it can also be the place to see how people are reacting to the news of the closing of Mike's Tavern. In the original report of Mike's closing on The Pitch, there is a bev...

The Pitch: Mike’s is closed, new restaurant in its place to stray from “college dive bar” scene

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

June 26, 2017

After the Rockhurst class of 2017 graduated in mid-May, the doors to the dignified Mike's Tavern at 5424 Troost Ave. were no longer open for business. Some said it was for renovations, others feared they were closed for good. On...

Updated: Weekend storms leave students near Rockhurst without power

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

June 19, 2017

Story updated at approximately 7:15 p.m. Monday with number of power outages north of campus. Severe storms ravaged their way through the Kansas City area this weekend, leaving as much as 93,000 Kansas City Power & Light cu...

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