A Closer Look

A Closer Look

We take a look at three of Columbia’s newest businesses or locations.

Secure Data Technologies

July: Closer Look

Secure Data Technologies After observing the successes and blunders of other tech companies, Dana Steffey…

The Mud Room

June: Closer Look

 The Mud Room The Mud Room, a contemporary ceramics studio, opened in 1998. Though they…

May: Closer Look

Twain: Missouri Taproom Every beer, wine, and liquor at Twain: Missouri Taproom is a Missouri…

April: Closer Look

Dunkin’ & Baskin-Robbins The north side of town welcomed the coffee-meets-ice-cream duo Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins…

March: Closer Look

Park Restaurant & Bar With food options ranging from Korean pineapple burgers to shrimp tempura,…

February: Closer Look

Good Food Co. When opening her bakery and dessert bar, Good Food Co., in January…

January: Closer Look

Castaway Yarns Local arts are an important part of Columbia’s culture, and connection is how…

December: Closer Look

Ophelia’s Flowers With winter upon us, many plant lovers are transitioning their outdoor plants into…

November: Closer Look

COMO Estate Sales When homeowners are ready to declutter their homes or downsize to a…

October: Closer Look

Cooper’s Ridge Mid-Missouri has a new option for a wedding and event venue. Opened in May…

September: Closer Look

Speckled Frog Toys & Books The toy business is turning into a family business with…