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March 2013

Best of Columbia 2013

You Inside Columbia readers are an active bunch. You’re out there every day, tasting the food, browsing the shops, greeting your neighbors, seeing the sights, and passing judgment on what you like best about your hometown. That’s why we…

A Place To Play

PHOTOS: L.G. PATTERSON Take a tour of George and Gayleen Ousley’s spacious home in the Old Hawthorne subdivision, and you’ll realize there’s one thing this couple takes very seriously: their playtime. The home exudes the couple’s…

Squeeze Play

We use lemon juice frequently in our culinary classes, for everything from making hollandaise to keeping apples from oxidizing. New students will come to me in a panic and say, “We are out of lemon juice!” Each time I have the same…

Howdy Pardner!

It is Monday evening and the Boone County Fairgrounds arena is filled with people. Sitting on metal bleachers and folding chairs with blankets, this community gathers weekly to bask in a warm, encouraging atmosphere filled with faith…

On The Bike Trail

It takes balance, determination and continuous movement of your legs in a circular motion — those are the essentials of riding a bike. But the wind in your face, the blue sky above you and the world flying by is what makes biking more…