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September 2012

A Food Truck Feast

Pepe’s Food Truck Pepe Perez felt something was missing in Columbia. Although he liked his work as a manager at El Maguey, he was hungry for a job where he could develop his own menu and feature the authentic Mexican meals he loved.…

Animal Ambassadors

Last fall, a new coalition took root to give adoptable companion animals in Columbia a greater chance of finding homes. “No Kill Columbia was formed in October of 2011 as a result of a 45 to 50 percent euthanize rate at our local…

Rockin’ With Rodriguez

Not long ago, I was backstage at a show discussing strategies for a successful music career with the stage crew and opening band. The crucial approach, we agreed, is: always have your bag packed, always be ready. Other observations and…