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October 2014

Go Pink!

Nancy Rahner shares her breast cancer story, from the emotions of diagnosis to the gratitude her fight has given her. You’ll also learn about the new state law affecting breast cancer treatment, as well as local National Breast Cancer…

Note Worthy

The news broke at 3 p.m. on July 9. Minutes later, right on schedule, the social media naysayers were tweeting out their doubts. Richard King was selling The Blue Note, and our fair city’s beloved music venue was surely doomed.…

Booming Business

It was a bold move for bold times. But even before business school pioneers Herbert Davenport and Thorstein Veblen could pat themselves on the back, their colleagues at the University of Missouri were denouncing President A. Ross Hill’s…

Personality Plus

Slip into a wheelchair and assume the mantle of invisibility. No longer at eye level to most, wheelchair users often complain they become unnoticed and ignored when in their chairs. From her vantage point as logistics director…

Ascending Aspirations

It’s the kind of success many entrepreneurs can only hope to attain. Sister restaurants Addison’s and Sophia’s have been going strong in Columbia throughout this century. As many of their counterparts closed their doors — Forge…

Wines for Halloween

Add some spirit to your Halloween table with this collection of seasonally apt wines. Bogle Phantom is back for its seasonal run. The bracing blend of Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon and Mourvedre offers bright red…

Symbols of The Cemetery

Dana Bocke is a “cemetery geek.” She spends her free time roaming through cemeteries. “I go to cemeteries like other people go on vacation,” she says. No, she isn’t chasing ghosts. Bocke is studying funerary art — the…

One Block

LUVELLI If you’re not familiar with the work of artist Jon Luvelli, it’s very possible you may have caught a glimpse of him in the heart of The District. Luvelli is best known for his ability to flawlessly capture emotion while…