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Churches to serve city in second annual ForColumbia event

The volunteer event has grown to 34 partnered churches and 1,600 volunteers this year.

Judge dismisses lawsuit against CID sales tax

Since it was dismissed without prejudice, the lawsuit can be filed again.

Girls on the Run prepares for April 5K race

Young girls learn about healthy self-image, positive community and achieving goals in Columbia.

City manager announces four community members to enforce strategic plan

Adjunct journalism professor Carl Kenney: “The real emphasis of this project (is) to create opportunities for those who need it.”

Thanksgiving gets a healthy makeover with local farmers market

Columbia Farmers Market offers locally grown produce, meats, and fresh baked goods in their first ever Thanksgiving-themed food market

CoMo's bakeries bring something new to the Thanksgiving table

Local bakeries are deliciously dealing with the excitement and stress of the upcoming holiday season

Turn turnips into terrifying tombstones with these new pumpkin alternatives

Survive Missouri’s jack-o'-lantern shortage with these spooky substitutes

Columbia reclaims a source of strong female expression with the CoMo Derby Dames

The CoMo Derby Dames promote athleticism and female empowerment through their unorthodox sport.

Toro y Moi to bring funky sound to Columbia

Chaz Bundick: “That’s who sees music is college kids. They tend to understand that live music is important to have in your life.”

Ah-choose to eat safely at Columbia’s first allergen-free café

Range Free serves delicious (and safe) food you can feel good about, thanks to its single set of working hands.

‘Becoming Bulletproof’ puts disability in the spotlight

The film is an important step toward a more diverse media environment.

Local festival adds a +1 to their team

Pamela Cohn takes center stage as True/False’s new programmer.

Gofer brings new meaning to delivery

From running errands to the daily food grind, this everyday service can help you Gofer it.

MU sophomore creates social media app

Computer science major Jacob Rice talks about the creation of Every Chat.

Pocket Points rewards students for less cell phone use

The app gives students local and online discounts for staying off their phones in class.

Roxy’s owner opens “secret” new music venue, lounge

The Social Room opened just weeks ago and already hopes to help diversify the Columbia music scene.

CoMo Girls Rock! teaches positivity through performance

A la Riot Grrl, the camp teaches about feminism and the history of girl-rock in between music lessons.

Stuff to do: Winter Break edition

Don’t feel stuck during the holidays; help is on the way!

‘Living museum’ tells Boone County’s history: #MOVEgoeslong No. 3

Village at Boone Junction is home to four historical Boone County structures.

Magic Tree: a CoMo tradition

“I hope when people see the Magic Tree, they’re not only excited by the bright electric colors, but calmed at the same time somehow,” says (tree-lighter-in-chief) Randy Fletcher.