April 2015

A League of Extraordinary Citizens

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April 24, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl
Photography by Sarah Redohl

Every year a Art in the Park, 12,000 people wind through aisles of tents and thousands of pieces of art in Stephens Lake Park....

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100% Wine, 100 % Good

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April 24, 2015  BY Sarah Berger
Photography by Anthony Jinson

100 Percent Wine boosts employment among individuals with disabilities.

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Succession Planning

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April 24, 2015  BY Torie Ross, Nicole Flood, Matthew Patston and Sarah Berger
Photography by Anthony Jinson

With a strong plan in place and an educated management team, the hard work that went into building and maintaining your business won't go...

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#Trending Columbia

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April 24, 2015  BY Claire Boston
Photography by Tifani Carter

Attracting tourists is a year-round project for the Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau--but it pays!

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March 2015

Columbia’s Geek Squad

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March 25, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl
Photography by Anthony Jinson

It’s 1985. There is no Internet and no websites. There’s no social media outlet on which to post pictures of your lunch. PCs are...

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Getting Hacked

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March 25, 2015  BY Matthew Patston

How can mid-Missouri businesses get ahead of the game of cybercrime? The short answer? You can’t.

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Welcome to Columbia, Fiber!

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March 25, 2015  BY Torie Ross

Thousands of hair-thin strands of glass reflect light like a mirror, carrying data to your home, your office or your classroom at speeds you’ve...

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All About 9th & Elm

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March 25, 2015  BY Molly Wright
Photography by Anthony Jinson

Elly’s Couture owners Elly and Clay Bethune’s curated website offers handmade fashions from some of the best independent designers.

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February 2015

All Hail the Doughnut King!

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February 25, 2015  BY Brandon Hoops
Photography by Anthony Jinson

Michael Urban and Melissa Poelling are reimagining what doughnuts in Columbia can taste and even look like at Harold’s Doughnuts, where custom creations for...

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Race and the Columbia Police Department

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February 25, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl

With tension between citizens and police across the nation at an all-time high, the CBT explores the relationship between the Columbia Police Department and...

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Check out who stopped by One Million Cups yesterday...Mike Brooks, in the flesh! ow.ly/i/aVME3

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Congrats to Robby Miller, @CommerceBank's newest addition to its local Advisory Board of Directors. ow.ly/i/aRXsK

#TBT to honor this year's winners of the 2015 Mayor’s Climate Protection Agreement Award Read more: columbiabusinesstimes.com/26144/2015/05/… #CBTdaily

4 pedestrians killed, 4 more seriously injured #Como since Oct 2014. Mayor creates Pedestrian Safety Task Force ow.ly/NcZxF

Did you know our #MidMo Better Business Bureau's site 5.5 million+ webpage views in '14? Learn more: columbiabusinesstimes.com/25853/2015/04/… @bbb_media

Congrats to Matt LaCasse, @CaledonVirtual's new Content Marketing Specialist! Read more: caledonvirtual.com/team/matt-laca… ow.ly/i/aRWwd

"The numbers just aren't adding up for Bob." Don't miss out on The Roast of Bob Gerding! act.alz.org/site/Calendar/… ow.ly/i/aRVNj

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Starting this week, @LandmarkBank will be open 7-7 seven days a week at 3 enhanced drive-thru locations.

Food delivery, big gifts & centennial celebrations. Sounds like Briefly in the News! columbiabusinesstimes.com/25869/2015/04/… ow.ly/i/aRU1B

#honeybakedham in #CoMo just moved one block east of the shop they've called home for 15 years, to 510 E. Green Meadows Rd. #Lunch, anyone?

Join @GreenHouseTP for their launch party this Sunday (5/17)! Enjoy free food and make donations to their Scotland trip this summer!

#COMO holds heavy history with many buildings, businesses & battle lines. Learn more here: ow.ly/MMhY9

We love to see professionals grow, serve and achieve in the workplace & community! This month's movers & shakers: ow.ly/MMhkW

.@KOMUnews presents The Roast of Bob Gerding on 5/28! All proceeds will help benefit the @alzassociation! For tickets ow.ly/MM8sg

Congrats to Eric Morrison at Providence Bank for his appointment to Columbia Market President! ow.ly/i/aKF02