Features

A Budding Family Business

Two sisters embrace an adventure to grow lavender and other lovely plants in the small river town of Rocheport.

Art in the Pause

How local artists are faring in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic — and how you can support their work.

It’s a People Business

The Bank of Missouri adds a new executive hire and grows its Columbia market amidst a pandemic.

What’s New on the South Side?

This month, our business development series explores what’s new on the south side of Columbia. From new business developments to exciting shops and places to eat, this side of town has a ton to offer to the community.

Navigating Your Business’s Value

A guide to what you need to know before you put your business on the market.

Free to be a Kid

Parents with education backgrounds are adding to the diversity of schooling options for our little ones.

All Mixed Up

A mother’s journey to help her young son discover and embrace his learning disorder.

What’s New on the East Side?

This month, we continue our series on new business development in Columbia, piled high with things to do, places to eat, and shops to explore. This month we focus on areas east of Highway 63, both north and south of I-70.

Working Together to Fill a Job Gap

Stephens College and Boone Hospital Center form a partnership to pioneer a new course in nursing.

Seniors in the Spotlight

Eight of Columbia’s top high school seniors share their contributions to the community before starting a new chapter in their lives.

Calling COMO Home (for Now)

Meet four people who have settled in as true Columbians — at least for the short-term.

On the Road Again

The COMO magazine staff shares their favorite nearby weekend getaways where they unplug and unwind.