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Where It's At: Columbia SC Club Calendar: Sept 24-Oct 1

Club Life: David Stringer at Music Farm

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Photo Gallery: Strong: The 25th Annual SC Pride Parade and Festival

Arts Feature: Influential Goya Works Headed to Lake City

USC & Higher Education: Americans Didn’t Always Worship the Constitution

Food Feature: Tug Explores the Meaty Secrets of Arby’s

Events

Bid on a Party with Penguins at Riverbanks ZOOfari

You love the zoo? It’s time to show your love by heading to the zoo’s signature fundraiser.

News + Opinion

West Columbia to Vote on Strong Mayor Tuesday

West Columbia voters go to the polls Sept. 30 for an unusual special election that would change the form of government from “council” to “mayor-council,” also known as “strong mayor.”

Food + Dining

Exploring Sustainable Wines

Last month, we took a look at what makes a wine organic, sustainable or biodynamic — and whether that really means anything when it comes to how the wine tastes.
Bite of the Week: Pad Prik with Pork at Basil

Arts + Lifestyle

Brooklyn Rider Aims to Redefine String Quartet for the 21st Century

In this age of democratized media, all a musical group needs to do to find out where it stands with its fans is ask.
Book Review: The Master of Cool

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How Movies, Other Media Are Transforming Comics
When Marvel Universe Live arrives at Columbia’s Colonial Life Arena this weekend, it will serve as the latest proof of comic books’ hold over popular entertainment.

Movies

Openings in Columbia SC: The Boxtrolls, The Equalizer, The Trip to Italy

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are back for more food, more booze and (hopefully) more Michael Caine impressions.
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