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July 10, 2016

Easy Hummus

You may have noticed hummus growing in popularity; it is now offered as a spread at some bagel shops and is even commonplace at franchise restaurants. There are many good reasons for this. The thick Middle Eastern condiment is delicious and…

“Main” Focus

West Main Pizza2 — or “West Main Pizza squared” — debuted earlier this year at 923 E. Broadway. The restaurant is an offshoot of Jefferson City-based West Main Pizza. But unlike the Jefferson City original, which is a full-service pizza…

Fireworks

Bob Gerau spends every Fourth of July surrounded by fireworks, yet he seldom gets to see a single dazzling shell streak across the sky. For the past 51 years, Gerau, owner of Bob’s Fireworks, has spent the Fourth, along with his kids and…

Wear Wolves

FRINGE BENEFIT
 Her Night Out
 Festival style is stealing the scene in this summer’s hottest looks for a night out. Fringe and tassels are the coveted accent that helps achieve a laid-back, yet put-together Bohemian style for…

Roots N Blues

Mark Twain would love Jimmy Carter, I suspect. Not long ago, under a canopy of stars in downtown Columbia, Carter left the safety of the stage and snaked through the crowd, dancing and clapping and shouting a gospel riff so infectious that…