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Nibbles and Sips: Ally and Eloise Bakeshop Opening Downtown Space

FT Roundup: Democratic National Convention Kicks Off, Features Benjamin, Others from S.C.

This Just In: D.C. Chef with Columbia Ties Opening Restaurant at Dianne’s Site

This Just In: USC Charging New $250 Fee for Greek Members

On The Cover

The Best of Rant & Rave Vol. 6

If there’s a hot-button issue of the week, people are going to rant and rave about it.

Events in Columbia

8 Days - Mike Epps; Raiders!; Soda City Stand Up; Camp Mascaraoke

Mike Epps’ career is hot again, buoyed by his starring role on the new ABC comedy Uncle Buck.

Music + Nightlife

Girls Rock Columbia Executive Director Mollie Williamson Talks About Expanding the Empowering Camp

Mollie Williamson, a founding organizer of Girls Rock Columbia when it started in 2013, has been the group’s executive director for just over a year.
Where It's At: Columbia SC Club Calendar: July 20-27
Sound Bites: Concerts in Columbia: July 21-27
Music Feature: How Art-Rap and Nerd-Rap Subgenres Build Their Own Communities

Food + Dining

Draft Iced Coffee at Drip Coffee

Like good whiskey or gelato, iced coffee is one of those things where “smooth” is among the most important compliments you can give.
On Tap: Full Steam Ahead at The Whig
Bite of the Week: Fried Kibbeh Balls at Arabesque
Drink of the Week: Highland Brewing’s Pilsner

News + Opinion

Supreme Court Decision Gives Dems a Rare High-Profile ‘Win’ in SC

When the South Carolina Supreme Court issued a July 13 ruling in the long-simmering showdown between state Attorney General Alan Wilson and First Circuit Solicitor David Pascoe, it was significant on a couple of fronts.
Growth & Development: With New Projects, Downtown Columbia Grows Sideways
Local and State News: Mayor Touts $4 Million Being Made Available for Homebuyers
Local and State News: Rec Commission Mum After Legislators Express Concerns
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