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Feb. 9, 2017

Column: Cafe Berlin is defined by more than the break-in

Column: Cafe Berlin is defined by more than the break-in

The community came together, donating to keep the “comeback cafe” running.

Dec. 13, 2016

Column: Why the 2016 Jingle Bell Run was a run to remember

Column: Why the 2016 Jingle Bell Run was a run to remember

The Columbia community took to the streets to run for a cause.

Dec. 10, 2016

Blue Note to hold Mad Men Holiday Soiree

Blue Note to hold Mad Men Holiday Soiree

The event features a fashion show and jazz orchestra

Dec. 10, 2016

The “nice list” of ugly Christmas sweaters in Columbia

The “nice list” of ugly Christmas sweaters in Columbia

Embrace the good, the bad and the ugly.

Dec. 5, 2016

New bar under Kaldi’s focused on education and accessibility

New bar under Kaldi’s focused on education and accessibility

The Understudy, which opens in January, plans to offer a diverse selection of high-quality drinks.

Sept. 6, 2016

New Family Access Center for Excellence aims to be “one-stop shop” for mental health services

Kelly Wallis, director of Boone County Community Services Department: “It’s something very innovative and new … We could definitely be a model for other counties and possibly even other states.”

Aug. 23, 2016

Yearlong street closures to make way for new housing

Yearlong street closures to make way for new housing

The city will not charge the developer, Catalyst Design Works, to close portions of Elm, Fifth and Sixth streets.

June 8, 2016

How the housing freeze will affect developments near MU

How the housing freeze will affect developments near MU

The administrative delay on approving building permits near campus will be in effect until Dec. 1.

March 3, 2016

50 new cigarette recycling boxes arrive in Columbia

50 new cigarette recycling boxes arrive in Columbia

Thousands of cigarettes will be composted instead of littering Columbia streets and polluting Flat Branch Creek.

Feb. 8, 2016

Proposed student housing plan would take over Quinton’s Bar and Deli

Proposed student housing plan would take over Quinton’s Bar and Deli

The proposed structure dubbed “Rise Apartments” would be dedicated primarily to student housing with parking and retail spaces.

Nov. 15, 2015

Five reasons to love Magic Tree

Every year, the “Magic Tree” takes CoMo by storm, symbolizing the holiday season and CoMo tradition.

Nov. 15, 2015

Local art festival raises the bar in its sixth year

Local art show gives back to community in more ways than one.

Sept. 8, 2015

California based band, Dirty Heads, perform in CoMo

MOVE talks to Dirty Heads about their journey before their concert in CoMo on Sept. 3.

Sept. 3, 2015

Green efforts increase in downtown Columbia

Columbia cuts costs and adds revenue with new, environmentally friendly changes including electric buses.

July 10, 2015

A MOVE guide: Columbia food trucks

A MOVE guide: Columbia food trucks

For every biscuit, Jamaican jerk or hot dog lover.

July 10, 2015

A new Anthony Bourdain for CoMo: Meet the man behind @UneditedFoodie

A new Anthony Bourdain for CoMo: Meet the man behind @UneditedFoodie

The Twitter account helped Singh become a part of the Columbia community.

July 10, 2015

Pop-up bars in CoMo? CoMingle promotes cocktail culture at local bars

Pop-up bars in CoMo? CoMingle promotes cocktail culture at local bars

Event locations and times are hinted at on Twitter @CoMingle573

June 3, 2015

Shakespeare’s Pizza temporarily relocates

Shakespeare’s Pizza temporarily relocates

The old Shakespeare’s building is currently being demolished in order to be turned into a multi-story structure.

May 16, 2015

Roxy’s owner opens “secret” new music venue, lounge

The Social Room opened just weeks ago and already hopes to help diversify the Columbia music scene.

April 28, 2015

CoMo comic shops prep for Free Comic Book Day

CoMo comic shops prep for Free Comic Book Day

Local comic book stores will participate in Free Comic Book Day on May 2.

April 28, 2015

Gidget’s Garage is right up your alley

Gidget’s Garage is right up your alley

Unique shop has a relaxed atmosphere where you can shop or perform an instrument.

April 14, 2015

Wiggin out over Wingin Out

Wiggin out over Wingin Out

New wing restaurant offers quick service and late night delivery.

April 14, 2015

CoMo record stores keep vinyl alive

CoMo record stores keep vinyl alive

Slackers, Vinyl Renaissance and Hitt Records offer their own take on new and used tunes.

April 14, 2015

Live from Columbia

Downtown CoMo offers a variety of music venues to satisfy different musical tastes.

April 14, 2015

Sing as you are

Sing as you are

Bars and concert venues host open mics and karaoke nights.

April 7, 2015

Columbia Farmers Market worth the thyme

Columbia Farmers Market worth the thyme

The Columbia Farmers Market opened back up for business April 4.

April 7, 2015

Dear Netflix: ‘Portlandia’ finds subtlety, satire, surprising success

Just in time for Sleater-Kinney in Columbia, Columnist Elana Williams explores guitar/vocalist Carrie Brownstein (and Fred Armisen)’s acting/writing creds.

March 10, 2015

Improvements on the way for Business Loop 70

Improvements on the way for Business Loop 70

There is already one CID dedicated to improving the downtown area.

March 10, 2015

Improvements on the way for Business Loop 70

There is already one CID dedicated to improving the downtown area.

March 3, 2015

A ragtag bunch of cinephiles

A ragtag bunch of cinephiles

MOVE chats with the self-titled “co-conspirator” behind True/False and the city’s beloved Ragtag Cinema.

March 3, 2015

How to succeed in business (while really trying)

How to succeed in business (while really trying)

MOVE gets business advice from two of Columbia’s new businessmen.

March 3, 2015

Local businesses benefit from True/False traffic

Downtown shops offer sales during festival.

March 3, 2015

How to: True/False

MOVE shares the secrets of how to rock your True/False experience.

Feb. 24, 2015

Beats and Eats: Local landmark Booches offers iconic tastes

Columnist George Schramm on the old standby.

Feb. 17, 2015

Art by the enigmatic PS Gallery

Art by the enigmatic PS Gallery

PS Gallery, a local fine art gallery in Columbia’s North Village Arts District releases its first exhibit of the year with the ‘Late Winter Exhibit.’

Feb. 17, 2015

Art, remixed

“Everything is a Remix” opens Feb. 28.

Feb. 17, 2015

Finding balance in Columbia

A guide to yoga downtown and around the city.

Feb. 17, 2015

Beats and Eats: Lucy in the sky with bacon

Columnist George Schramm finds the perfect hangover helper.

Feb. 10, 2015

Beats and Eats: Mixing the wrong ingredient(s)

Columnist George Schramm isn’t a fan of the South Ninth Street eatery.

Feb. 3, 2015

Here’s why ‘Beer tastes better in the front row’

The Blue Note shows CoMo a new way to watch your favorite movies.

Feb. 3, 2015

How CoMo preps for snow

Ever wonder how Columbia keeps the streets clean during the winter? Wonder no longer.

Jan. 27, 2015

Filling CoMo’s taco void

Lindsey Spratt’s Boss Taco brings authentic Mexican tacos to Downtown Columbia.

Jan. 20, 2015

Done Wars: Harold’s and Strange open up shop

CoMo’s getting not one, but two new doughnut shops.

Jan. 20, 2015

Mani-up: Get your nails done in Columbia

Mani-up: Get your nails done in Columbia

MOVE’s guide to nail salons.

Jan. 20, 2015

'The Long Now' art exhibit at Imago

'The Long Now' art exhibit at Imago

For the first time, True/False is partnering with Imago Art Gallery and Cultural Center to promote its upcoming 2015 festival.

Jan. 20, 2015

Beats and Eats: Casual date night at Flat Branch

Columnist George Schramm reviews Flat Branch Pub & Brewing.

Dec. 9, 2014

Mojo’s to receive facelift, become Rose Music Hall

The venue’s new owners look to continue tradition by honoring Columbia musician Forrest Rose.

Dec. 9, 2014

Stuff to do: Winter Break edition

Don’t feel stuck during the holidays; help is on the way!

Dec. 9, 2014

Where to: Find an ugly sweater

‘Tis the season for the ugliest Christmas sweaters you’ve ever seen. (Trust us, they’re so bad, they’re amazing).

Dec. 2, 2014

Local businesses get festive

Living Windows Festival to put local businesses on display.

Nov. 20, 2014

Mojo’s gets name change

Iconic venue to be renamed Rose Music Hall and remodeled

Nov. 12, 2014

Love at first bite

Love at first bite

Sparky’s Homemade Ice Cream is the perfect spot for getting to know someone.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Asian food

Whether you’re craving Thai food, Japanese sushi or Chinese food, here’s where to go in CoMo.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Bars

In a town like CoMo, we have the luxury of being choosy with our watering holes. Here’s our best picks, bar none.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Dessert

MOVE discovers the best places to get your sugar fix on.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Diner food

BEST: Diner food

Pancakes will never do you wrong.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Mexican food

MOVE rates CoMo’s Mexican food offerings.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Pizza

A look into the best downtown pizza joints.

Nov. 11, 2014

BEST: Vegetarian food

BEST: Vegetarian food

Where to take your token vegan friend.

Nov. 11, 2014

Return of Pizza Tree

Return of Pizza Tree

After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Pizza Tree is back and ready to (pizza) party again.

Nov. 8, 2014

Citizen Jane, Day One: Recap

The festival, featuring films made by female filmmakers, runs ‘til Sunday.

Nov. 5, 2014

Opus Group’s District Flats, TODD Student Living on schedule

Two developments, District Flats and Todd Student Living, will open August 2015.

Oct. 28, 2014

Scary good finds from CoMo’s vintage shops

Vintage? So adorable. MOVE’s guide to finding costumes downtown.

Oct. 28, 2014

Time to play dress-up

Time to play dress-up

Gotcha Costumes has been outfitting trick-or-treaters and Columbia’s dress-up junkies for 18 years.

Oct. 22, 2014

Burrito wars: Moe’s to open next to Chipotle

The new franchise hopes to succeed despite competition.

Oct. 21, 2014

Take your sibs to kid-friendly places around town

Columbia isn’t just a college town! Prove it to your little siblings.

Oct. 21, 2014

Where to: Take your parents in CoMo

Show your parents what makes Columbia so great — besides you, of course.

Oct. 14, 2014

Hit Rock Bottom

North Village comic book store caters to die-hards and newbies alike.

Oct. 14, 2014

These tacos have Seoul

Food truck-turned-restaurant to roll into town.

Oct. 7, 2014

A primer on CoMo farmers markets

A primer on CoMo farmers markets

Three local farmers markets are wrapping up for the season.

Sept. 30, 2014

Fair trade for a fair price

Fair trade for a fair price

Downtown’s The Mustard Seed celebrates fair trade.

Sept. 28, 2014

Hits at Hitt: #MOVEgoeslong No. 2

Columbia’s only old-school record shop brings back a love and place for vinyl.

Sept. 23, 2014

Makes Scents makes sense as vendor

Makes Scents makes sense as vendor

Custom fragrance store will bring blending bar to Roots N Blues festival.

Sept. 23, 2014

Racing for education

The Roots N Blues N BBQ Half Marathon and 10k Run will take place Saturday.

Sept. 16, 2014

CoMo’s best soup spots

MOVE taste-tests CoMo’s soup offerings (hard work, we know).

Sept. 16, 2014

Where to: stay in CoMo

In the city, the tigers sleep tonight.

Sept. 10, 2014

Parking cost increases proposed for downtown Columbia

Changes include longer hours and higher rates.

Sept. 9, 2014

Ridesharing service Uber exploring Columbia expansion

The app has received requests from Mid-Missouri.

Sept. 9, 2014

Jamba Juice comes to Mizzou

Jamba Juice comes to Mizzou

Smoothie chain opens Columbia location.

Sept. 2, 2014

Clairy Browne and the Bangin’ Rackettes visit the Blue Note

Frontwoman Clairy Browne talks doo-wop, Laverne Cox and Stevie Wonder.

Sept. 2, 2014

Artists for Justice rally in Peace Park

The protest of Michael Brown's death mixed different forms of expression.

Sept. 2, 2014

Best smoothie in CoMo

MOVE searches for the perfect smoothie to combat this summer heat.

Sept. 2, 2014

Suit up! Dapper Don consigns to the men of CoMo

To many, clothing that has been bought, owned and then resold would be called “used.” But Steve Gilpin, owner of The Dapper Don of Alley ...

Aug. 31, 2014

Q&A with Islands’s Nick Thorburn

Indie rockers to play Mojo’s tonight.

Aug. 26, 2014

Bookworms, rejoice! We’ve found your heaven

Bookworms, rejoice! We’ve found your heaven

Eighth Street’s Adams Books is home to tens of thousands of used books.

Aug. 26, 2014

Off to the Moon lands in CoMo

Illinois-based band to play The Bridge August 30

Aug. 18, 2014

West Coast band Jelly Bread comes to the Midwest for the first time

West Coast band Jelly Bread comes to the Midwest for the first time

Nevada rockers to play The Bridge August 20

Aug. 12, 2014

Sleepy Kitty comes to CoMo

Sleepy Kitty comes to CoMo

Band brings “distorted, exploratory, and enthusiastic” sound to Mojo’s

July 14, 2014

The Blue Note, Mojo’s to get new owners

Richard King sells iconic venue to Wisconsin duo

July 14, 2014

Wye Oak comes to CoMo

Baltimore band to play Mojo’s July 21

July 9, 2014

Fall to bring downtown Columbia doughnut debut

Harold’s Doughnuts, a craft doughnut shop, will be coming to downtown Columbia.

July 8, 2014

Icy treats in high supply as summer rolls in

With summer here, take some time to enjoy a cool treat

July 8, 2014

North Village Arts District is Artrageously cool

North Village Arts District is Artrageously cool

Artrageous Fridays series continues to bring culture and business together in Downtown Columbia.

June 16, 2014

Jessica Lea Mayfield to play Mojo’s June 27

“I'm just hoping everybody wants to hang out and have a good time,” says the critically-acclaimed singer-songwriter.

May 29, 2014

Independent theater one of Columbia’s most beloved attractions

Independent theater one of Columbia’s most beloved attractions

Indie theater Ragtag Cinema is crucial to Downtown Columbia’s culture

May 29, 2014

Inside the pages of Yellow Dog Bookshop

A closer look at downtown Columbia’s favorite used book store.

May 5, 2014

MOVE explores Columbia’s best brunch spots

A guide to four of the best places to get brunch in Columbia.

April 29, 2014

People of Columbia

This week’s featured resident is a costume queen.

April 29, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Thnks Fr Th Mmrs

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on signing off… kinda

April 23, 2014

Infrastructure issues delay American Campus Communities complex

The project timeline will be delayed by at least a year to adjust electrical capacities.

April 23, 2014

Q-and-A with Matt Frazier of Local Natives

Q-and-A with Matt Frazier of Local Natives

The LA-based band is set to perform at The Blue Note on Tuesday.

April 22, 2014

Police search for shirtless Broadway Brewery vandal

The brewery is the latest victim in a string of downtown vandalism.

April 22, 2014

MOVE’s guide to summer style

Downtown Columbia offers many seasonal fashion staples for both guys and gals.

April 22, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Peace, protests and hackeysack

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on the history of Peace Park

April 15, 2014

Jesse Lafser to perform at Mojo’s on Monday

Jesse Lafser to perform at Mojo’s on Monday

The singer-songwriter will bring Nashville energy to Columbia.

April 15, 2014

Columbia’s newest coffeehouse signals coffee connoisseurs

Columbia’s newest coffeehouse signals coffee connoisseurs

The shop is the latest addition to CoMo’s coffee scene.

April 15, 2014

People of Columbia

A radio station general manager and local scent maker are this week’s people of CoMo.

April 15, 2014

Downtown Declassified: My Main Squeeze

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on a coffee-addicted, sustainability-minded vegan’s paradise

April 8, 2014

The Urge brings funk to The Blue Note

The Urge brings funk to The Blue Note

The St. Louis band will play Friday in Columbia.

April 8, 2014

Rape reported in Tenth and Cherry garage

A 21-year-old victim reported the incident Saturday.

April 8, 2014

People of Columbia

A ticket master and a lover of all things CoMo make up this week’s People of Columbia.

April 8, 2014

Downtown Declassified: The (other) District of Columbia

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on what’s in a name

April 2, 2014

Residents petition against development agreement

Repealing the development agreement could result in a lawsuit.

March 18, 2014

Ask ‘What If…?’ and you shall receive

The What If…? Conference offers opportunity for enlightening conversation Saturday.

March 18, 2014

People of Columbia

This week’s people work to unite MU students and promote fair trade.

March 18, 2014

Record labels, music schools and concerts, oh, my!

Record labels, music schools and concerts, oh, my!

The Bridge brings more to the table than just your everyday music venue.

March 18, 2014

The producer on Ash Street

Columbia native Tim Hanson owns and operates a recording studio in CoMo’s North Village Arts District.

March 18, 2014

Housing developments debated at city council

Some residents worried the council was rushing toward a decision.

March 12, 2014

Concert preview: This Century

Concert preview: This Century

Arizona pop rockers will perform on March 19th at The Blue Note.

March 12, 2014

Q-and-A with Travis Clark of We The Kings

Q-and-A with Travis Clark of We The Kings

Pop-rock royalty We The Kings will be at the Blue Note on March 19.

March 4, 2014

Review: Gunther’s Games flourishes in new Broadway location

Review: Gunther’s Games flourishes in new Broadway location

The arcade revives a downtown tradition with both older and newer games.

March 4, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Finding a fashion Muse

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan visits an outfitter for the urbane

Feb. 25, 2014

People of Columbia

Disney interns and a movie buff

Feb. 25, 2014

Personalize pottery at The Mud Room

Personalize pottery at The Mud Room

The local pottery painting studio makes crafting easy and fun.

Feb. 25, 2014

Pick a pizza, any pizza

Pick a pizza, any pizza

MOVE rates and reviews some of the most popular pizza joints in CoMo.

Feb. 25, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Paranormal activity

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on investigating CoMo ghost stories

Feb. 25, 2014

Local artist NicDanger pursues passion

Local artist NicDanger pursues passion

The young rapper is working to take his talents all over the country.

Feb. 19, 2014

True/False artwork stands as shadowed spectacle

Look beyond the films at this year’s festival.

Feb. 18, 2014

People of Columbia

The Clay “Klub” prez and a local shoe repair man

Feb. 18, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Art gallery adventures

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on one of Columbia’s best-kept secrets

Feb. 11, 2014

Our dearest Valentine

Show yourself the love this holiday season.

Feb. 11, 2014

Downtown: Declassified: Winter Survival Guide

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on how to survive the CoMo snow

Feb. 11, 2014

Fash Talk: The CoMo runway

Fashion columnist Brielle Gregory on working what you have

Feb. 11, 2014

Tribute bands are cool — I swear!

Music columnist Patrick McKenna on why impersonators aren’t (always) horrible

Feb. 11, 2014

Manhattan melody-makers Cults to perform at The Blue Note

Brian Oblivion of Cults talks major labels, ceaseless touring and Beyoncé

Feb. 11, 2014

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks to perform at Mojo’s

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks to perform at Mojo’s

Bassist Joanna Bolme talks with MOVE about the new album and the group’s biggest influences.

Feb. 4, 2014

Wild & Scenic Film Fest returns

Wild & Scenic Film Fest returns

The Blue Note will screen environmentally-themed documentaries at film festival.

Feb. 4, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Oh hi, Kampai

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on trying sushi for the first time

Feb. 4, 2014

Local band launches last album before hiatus

Local band launches last album before hiatus

"Epic indie-rock” band MoonRunner will play Friday at The Blue Note.

Jan. 28, 2014

The Flaming Lips, Bassnectar and the guys down the street

MOVE talks music and the chance to play a massive music festival with Waka Winter Classic contestants.

Jan. 28, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Peace out, Tigers

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan visits the Peace Nook.

Jan. 28, 2014

Single Girl Diaries: The Grind

(Not really) relationship columnist Ellise Verheyen on her take on dancing with strangers

Jan. 28, 2014

The King’s Singers bring ‘Great American Songbook’ tour to Columbia

The King’s Singers bring ‘Great American Songbook’ tour to Columbia

The British group will hopefully be your cup of tea.

Jan. 25, 2014

Show review: Califone with William Tyler

The folk artists impressed at Saturday’s show.

Jan. 21, 2014

Downtown Declassified: Investigating a CoMo landmark

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on a puzzling piece of public art

Dec. 3, 2013

Hot chocolates of Columbia

Want a caffeine-free holiday treat? Try one of these coffee shop specialties.

Dec. 3, 2013

Living Windows Festival brings holiday cheer to CoMo

Living Windows Festival brings holiday cheer to CoMo

Shopkeepers breathe life into their window displays for the annual holiday event.

Dec. 3, 2013

U Knead Sweets serves up holiday desserts

This Columbia shop offers sugary treats to satisfy every sweet tooth.

Dec. 3, 2013

Mississippi’s finest, The Weeks, heads to The Blue Note

The southern indie act brings a taste of old-fashioned rock ’n’ roll to CoMo.

Nov. 24, 2013

Police find possible link between recent burglaries

There have been nine accounted for since June 26.

Nov. 19, 2013

Atlanta alt-rockers to visit CoMo for the first time

Atlanta alt-rockers to visit CoMo for the first time

O’Brother will open for Manchester Orchestra at The Blue Note on Friday.

Nov. 13, 2013

Fretboard Coffee combines owner Dave Elman’s two main loves, coffee and music

Fretboard Coffee combines owner Dave Elman’s two main loves, coffee and music

Owner hopes to combine his passion for coffee and music in this new endeavor.

Nov. 13, 2013

Catch Radin and his soothing sound at The Blue Note

Catch Radin and his soothing sound at The Blue Note

After being on tour for more than a month, the performer is bringing his opening act to Columbia.

Nov. 11, 2013

Café Berlin brings an eclectic vibe to downtown Columbia

If you’re looking for… the perfect hipster atmosphere.

Nov. 11, 2013

Ernie’s: Great service and even better breakfast

If you’re looking for… somewhere to grab an omelet before class.

Nov. 7, 2013

Dessa to perform at Mojo’s

Dessa to perform at Mojo’s

Philosophy major delivers wisdom in rap form

Oct. 29, 2013

Cult classic hits downtown Columbia

Cult classic hits downtown Columbia

The Blue Note’s hosts its 34th screening of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show."

Oct. 29, 2013

MOVE’s 2013 Halloween costume guide

MOVE’s 2013 Halloween costume guide

This year, check out downtown Columbia’s vintage scene and put together a one-of-a-kind Halloween look.

Oct. 29, 2013

Q&A with Seth Bolt of NEEDTOBREATHE

Q&A with Seth Bolt of NEEDTOBREATHE

The southern rock group is sure to deliver “Something Beautiful” Friday at The Blue Note.

Oct. 15, 2013

Unique and interesting finds in downtown Columbia thrift stores

Whether you’re looking for current fashion trends or interesting costumes, you can find them in these local thrift stores.

Oct. 15, 2013

‘Pale kid’ raps his way to The Blue Note

‘Pale kid’ raps his way to The Blue Note

YouTube rapper to bring talents to Columbia

Oct. 15, 2013

Wax: From YouTube to The Blue Note

Wax: From YouTube to The Blue Note

Rapper joins Watsky on their ‘Hug a Hater’ tour

Oct. 8, 2013

Eastside Tavern brings alternative bar scene to downtown Columbia

Eastside Tavern brings alternative bar scene to downtown Columbia

The bar allows people to be themselves and enjoy a relaxing, non-judgmental establishment.

Oct. 8, 2013

Boyce Avenue: Not hitting the streets anytime soon

Boyce Avenue: Not hitting the streets anytime soon

The band of YouTube fame has established a unique niche in the industry

Oct. 1, 2013

Columbia’s top tattoo destinations

Columbia’s top tattoo destinations

MOVE hits the town to compare the most sought-after tattoo parlors.

Oct. 1, 2013

‘Big’ artist to hit Columbia

EDM duo prepares for upcoming show at The Blue Note.

Oct. 1, 2013

SSLYBY: Why writing music in your parents’ attic works

SSLYBY: Why writing music in your parents’ attic works

Missouri natives bring indie-rock flair to Mojo’s.

Sept. 26, 2013

MOVE Music:

Youth Lagoon: A night of melodic confusion

As Trevor Powers and company took the stage Wednesday night, there was a general feel of something peculiar brewing in the musky air of Mojo ...

Sept. 24, 2013

MOVE Music:

FIDLAR: Perspiration and punk rock hit Mojo’s on Monday

Date and time: 9 p.m. Monday Venue: Mojo’s Price: $12 For those who prefer spontaneity in life and punk rock in its purest ...

Sept. 24, 2013

Not so Starbucks: Alley A's hidden gem

Not so Starbucks: Alley A's hidden gem

Frequency Coffee brings intimacy and artisanship to downtown Columbia.

Sept. 24, 2013

Sparky’s popularity continues to explode on 10th anniversary

Sparky’s popularity continues to explode on 10th anniversary

Your favorite CoMo ice cream shop has a gift for you...on its own birthday

Sept. 24, 2013

Garage rock revivalists The Orwells head to CoMo

Garage rock revivalists The Orwells head to CoMo

Young midwestern rockers have true punk character.

Sept. 17, 2013

Overheard at Lakota

The coffee shop never fails to surprise the casual eavesdropper

Sept. 14, 2013

Mayer Hawthorne: Makin’ music and havin’ fun

Mayer Hawthorne: Makin’ music and havin’ fun

The R&B artist will bring his energy to The Blue Note on Monday night.

Sept. 11, 2013

Q&A with Best Coast

Q&A with Best Coast

The California pop rockers will play The Blue Note on Tuesday.

Sept. 10, 2013

Ballerinas and punk rock: The hidden gems of North Village Arts District

The district includes student-friendly hotspots.

Sept. 10, 2013

Come party with North Village

Come party with North Village

The artsy district will host a fun-filled event downtown Sunday.

Sept. 5, 2013

Q&A with the White Panda

Q&A with the White Panda

Electronic mashup duo chats with MOVE before its show at The Blue Note.

Sept. 3, 2013

Patchwork Project preps for round two

Patchwork Project preps for round two

Local music competition strums and stitches together Columbia’s music scene.

Sept. 3, 2013

The Floozies to bring electronic duo to Mojo’s

The Floozies to bring electronic duo to Mojo’s

Drummer Mark Hill talks about his aspirations, crazy fans and the upcoming show at Mojo’s.

Sept. 2, 2013

Downtown Leadership Council, Historical Preservation Commission object to rezoning request

The rezoning request has been tabled to be presented until the Sept. 5 Planning and Zoning Commission meeting.

Aug. 27, 2013

The Blue Note prepares to welcome Josh Abbott Band

The Blue Note prepares to welcome Josh Abbott Band

The country group stays true to themselves while expanding its fan base.

Aug. 21, 2013

Radkey to unlock an awesome sound at Mojo’s

Radkey to unlock an awesome sound at Mojo’s

This band of brothers will not disappoint come Aug. 25.

Aug. 8, 2013

Acoustic Columbia showcase to sing out for Blues in the Schools

Come to The Blue Note this Saturday to help kids learn about blues music.

July 31, 2013

Wavves roll in to Columbia

Wavves roll in to Columbia

Bassist Stephen Pope talks tours and the newest album.

July 22, 2013

Wal-Mart set to open campus store downtown

The mini-store will open next to RJI in 2014.

July 19, 2013

Mr. Delivery helps restaurants deliver to homes in Columbia

A new restaurant delivery service in Columbia allows people to enjoy meals at home from restaurants that don’t have their own delivery services. Customers ...

July 16, 2013

Say 'guten tag' to Günter Hans

Say 'guten tag' to Günter Hans

The unique, artisan-style café prepares to open its doors in Columbia.

July 8, 2013

Cloudy with a chance of Isakov

Cloudy with a chance of Isakov

Gregory Alan Isakov hits the stage at Mojo’s with a new album in tow.

June 20, 2013

The Pedal Stills to bring rock ‘n’ soul sound to Mojo’s

After many strange sights, touring brings the band to CoMo this Saturday.

June 15, 2013

CPD investigates downtown shooting injuring three

Police have no suspect description available yet.

June 3, 2013

The Flood Brothers to boogie at Mojo’s for River Hills Elderberry Festival

The Flood Brothers to boogie at Mojo’s for River Hills Elderberry Festival

The local band is bringing Mississippi River-bred music to Mojo’s on June 7.

May 23, 2013

Stephens Theatre Institute prepares shows for remainder of season

Stephens Theatre Institute prepares shows for remainder of season

Students showcase a wide variety of performance techniques during the summer theater course.

May 23, 2013

Bob Morris of The Hush Sound talks about upcoming tour

Bob Morris of The Hush Sound talks about upcoming tour

Lead vocalist says he's excited and optimistic about the band’s return to the music scene.

May 3, 2013

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Homegrown Art

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Homegrown Art

The festival brings a hodgepodge of artists to Mojo's this Sunday.

May 2, 2013

The five best places to spend those lazy summer days

The five best places to spend those lazy summer days

Staying put for the summer? MOVE has got you covered.

May 2, 2013

Ben Rector on touring, music and fame

Ben Rector on touring, music and fame

Pop-rock artist to bring a taste of summer to The Blue Note on May 11.

May 2, 2013

Funk and fiddles hit The Blue Note on May 10

Funk and fiddles hit The Blue Note on May 10

Think you can say Stone Sugar Shakedown five times fast?

Jan. 7, 2013

Historic Heidelberg heralds 50 years in business

Historic Heidelberg heralds 50 years in business

Since 1963, The Heidelberg has remained a cornerstone of the MU campus.

Nov. 5, 2012

New downtown: Aladdin Hookah Lounge

The new Aladdin Hookah Lounge on Ninth Street attracts students and provides a relaxing environment

Aug. 24, 2012

SoCo Club to move to The District in September

SoCo Club to move to The District in September

The new location will feature more space and easier access for patrons.

Aug. 24, 2012

The Blue Fugue is NOT just a hipster hangout

The Blue Fugue is NOT just a hipster hangout

Fugue: /fyo͞og/ noun, a state or period of loss of awareness of one's identity, often coupled with flight from one's usual environment, associated with certain forms of hysteria and epilepsy** - thefreedictionary.com

Aug. 24, 2012

Hair Hole rocks out at First Annual CoMo Jams BBQ

Columbia’s Hair Hole will host an outdoor fundraiser complete with music, food and record swapping.

Aug. 24, 2012

Out with the old, in with the New Tongues

New Tongues will jam out at Hair Hole this Saturday.

Aug. 30, 2011

Campus Special application integrates MU, downtown Columbia

Campus Special application integrates MU, downtown Columbia

The application offers deals for restaurants downtown Columbia.