June 2015

Second Story Stories

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June 25, 2015  BY Chris Danforth
Photography by Anthony Jinson

In downtown ColumbIa, it’s possible to purchase blue-collar overalls, a high-end road bike and to close on your new home by walking less than...

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Excess Care?

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June 25, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl

Privately owned Nueterra and the University of Missouri Health System aim to build a new $38 million, 10-bed surgical center in Columbia.

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How Columbia’s Historic Preservation Commission Works

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June 25, 2015  BY Matthew Patston
Photography by Anthony Jinson

Columbia’s Historic Preservation Commissions aims to teach citizens what city structures are worth fighting for — and how to fight for them.

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Top of the Town

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June 25, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl
Photography by Anthony Jinson

In the inaugural year of the Columbia Business Times’ Top of the Town Awards, we received thousands upon thousands of votes for your favorite...

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May 2015

Smart House

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May 26, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl and Torie Ross

Meet the newest smart home technology that will have you saying: “Goodbye, Joneses. Hello, Jetsons.”

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Small Business of the Year: Plaza Dental Group

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May 26, 2015  BY Taylor Wanbaugh
Photography by Anthony Jinson

For Small Business Week Winner Plaza Dental Group, communication, quality and a team approach are the keys behind its growing list of satisfied patients.

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A Look Into Crime Downtown

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May 26, 2015  BY Sarah Redohl
Photography by Anthony Jinson

Downtown Columbia is not the same place it was 50 years ago, but does the public’s perception of downtown safety offer an accurate portrayal...

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The Future of Zoning Downtown

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May 26, 2015  BY Matthew Patston
Photography by Anthony Jinson

Columbia's Aging zoning ordinances, are no doubt in need of some updating, but how far should the city go in reshaping development downtown?

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Dissecting the Student Housing Boom

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May 26, 2015  BY Claire Boston
Photography by Ben Meldrum

Even as University of Missouri enrollment growth is expected to slow, student housing developments keep popping up. But will the bubble burst?

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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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