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May 2010

CoMo Date Night Ideas

Ah, May. It’s that time of the year when everything is abloom, the evening breezes are gentle, and the constellations twinkle overhead in the night sky. Combine this lovely season with the most romantic things to do in Columbia, and you’ve…

A Drive Away

Just A Hop, Skip & A Jump Away Rejuvenation, adventure and fun are just around the corner for day-tripping Columbians this year. All of these six destinations are within three hours of Columbia, with offerings as varied as characters…

Expert Advice: Traveling

Five Columbia Residents Recall Their Worst Travel Dilemmas And Experts Weigh In With Advice By Jessica Perkins and Krystin Arneson Illustrations By Jill Hamilton Bumps in the road are part of any journey. In fact, they often teach…

Cancer Crusader

Twelve-year-old Cameron McGeorge swings an empty milk jug in his left hand, explaining that he’ll use it to make an African mask in his social studies class the next day. His face is animated as he talks about forming an elephant trunk from…

Sweet On Cupcakes

The latest food fight to hit the country is a battle of petite pastries. Fans of demi desserts are enjoying the spoils of the “cupcake war” from coast to coast. Sprinkles, a bakery in Beverly Hills, claims to be the world’s first…

How The Other Half Eats

Inside Columbia’s John Littell Recalls His First Bite Of Extravagance I grew up in one of the richest towns in America. Unfortunately, we were the poorest family there. But there were certain advantages, my father insisted, especially…

Sweet On Cupcakes

The latest food fight to hit the country is a battle of petite pastries. Fans of demi desserts are enjoying the spoils of the “cupcake war” from coast to coast. Sprinkles, a bakery in Beverly Hills, claims to be the world’s first…

Date Night In Columbia

Ah, May. It’s that time of the year when everything is abloom, the evening breezes are gentle, and the constellations twinkle overhead in the night sky. Combine this lovely season with the most romantic things to do in Columbia, and you’ve…

Just A Hop, Skip & A Jump

Rejuvenation, adventure and fun are just around the corner for day-tripping Columbians this year. All of these six destinations are within three hours of Columbia, with offerings as varied as characters in a Mark Twain tale. Speaking of…

The Lake Of The Ozarks

The Lake of the Ozarks is an awesome place to shop, boat and golf. But you don’t need us to tell you that. You’ve hit the hot spots and now could use some ideas on how to see less publicized sides of the Lake. We’ve put together some…