School Kids

Supporting Public Schools is Good Business

Dr. Brian Yearwood discusses the district’s Partners in Education program which has provided an avenue for more than 250 Columbia businesses to be actively engaged in our schools.

Fresh Green Bean and Potato Salad

Cookin’ With Hoss

Learn how to make Fresh Green Bean & Potato Salad in this installment of Cookin’ with Hoss.

Erica Pefferman, Scott Callahan, Kim Ambra, Charles Bruce at CoMo Showcase

Small businesses are what make our world go round.

A letter from the editor of COMO Magazine, Kim Ambra.

School Classroom In Blur Background Without Young Student; Blurry View Of Elementary Class Room No Kid Or Teacher With Chairs And Tables In Campus.

Great Schools Mean Great Communities

Nothing is more important to a community’s economic stability, real estate and housing markets, and…

Grilled Beef Shrimp Kabobs on the Grill

Cookin’ With Hoss

Hello, and welcome to the inaugural “Cookin’ with Hoss” column! For those of you who…

Kim Ambra

Homeowning 101

I must have missed this day in high school … This is the class they…

The Ambra Three Kaitlyn Taylor And Brayden

Let’s hear it for the kids! 

If it hasn’t already been abundantly clear in previous letters, my favorite job is being…

Celebrating Similarities and Differences

Celebrating Similarities and Differences

It’s important for our community to know that Columbia Public Schools is focused on achievement…

Kim Ambra

The most wonderful time of the year.

Hello COMO! This is one of my most favorite times of the year: 20 Under…

Erica Pefferman

The Winds of Change

“Innovation” has been the name of the game for the last three years, at least.…

Kim Ambra

Let’s innovate.

Innovation is making changes in something established, especially by introducing new methods, ideas, or products.…

Celebrating Our Anniversary: One Year as City Manager

Recently, I celebrated a very special anniversary as January 15, 2023, was my one-year anniversary…