Change Is in the Air

Downtown Columbia, Circa 1925-1933.(Roe F. Montgomery Scrapbook. P0054. 023140-2. The State Historical Society of Missouri.…

Fostering Family

One phone call can forever alter the lives of hopeful parents-to-be.  Sarah and Dustin Berry…

Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

Not my child. When it comes to most hazards and actions that can imperil a…

Rainbows after the Storm

Twelve percent of women of reproductive age — 1 in 8 couples — struggle with…

Plan 529: Not Just for College

Misconceptions — and even an aura of intrigue — often color conversations about the MOST…

We Should Start a Band

From the moment the words “we should start a band” were uttered, a series of events followed suit.

Lights, Camera, Action!

Matt Schacht’s filmmaking career was sparked in ninth grade history class, before the digital age,…


The Kids Are Alright

For the musically inclined student, Darkroom Records is the ultimate extracurricular activity. Launched in the…


Take Me to the River

If you ask Richard King what he was thinking when he was invited to buy…

Climate Change Challenges

Columbia makes progress through the city’s Climate Action and Adaptability Plan.

Something to (Trash) Talk About

The city of Columbia launches a new trash and recycling program amid roll cart controversy.

Growing Wild: From Invasive to Native

How to identify invasive plants and restore a natural habitat.