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The Playlist: Maroon 5 Announces Sept. 10 Concert at Colonial Life Arena

Summer Camps Guide: Summer Camps 2016

FT Roundup: Feds Targeting Local Medical Group

On The Cover

Tarnished Jewel

The City of Columbia Explores Redeveloping Finlay Park
Finlay Park is broken.

Events in Columbia

8 Days - Synchronous Fireflies; Daufuskie Memories; Vietnam Memorial

Not entirely clear why the Columbia Fireflies baseball team went with that name and the glow-tastic logo?
A Pretty Lovely Party
The Meddler
The Flick
Camden ART Honors Show

Music + Nightlife

Though Membership Has Shifted, the Intergalactic Aliens of Valient Thorr Press On

If you buy the band’s mythology, you could say that 2013 was the second time that Valient Thorr came crashing down to Earth.
Where It's At: Club Calendar: May 25 - June 1
Club Life: Joshua Streetman at Moriarty’s Irish Pub
Sound Bites: Concerts in Columbia: May 26 - June 1

Food + Dining

Switchel Up Your Summer Sips

Fancy a glass of haymaker’s punch? How about a switchel? What if we called it the original Gatorade?
On Tap: Ride the Brew Bus to Some Distilleries
Chew on This!: Tour the Vista by Mouth
Bite of the Week: Unagi Donburi at Saky

News + Opinion

Latest S.C. Abortion Bill, Awaiting Haley’s Signature, Is Part of National Strategy

Candi Waites holds a hot-pink sign adorned with a blown-up photo of herself taken in 1991, in which she’s clutching a baby and a bumper sticker that reads, “Keep Your Laws Off My Body.”
City Watch: Dave Matthews Rocks Charlotte, Maroon 5 Poses in Columbia
Local and State News: Irmo Mayor Wants to Boot Council Member from Meetings
Local and State News: County Keeps Promise to Sue State Tax Agency


From the Megaplex to Netflix, A Look at What’s Watchable in Columbia This Week

In this Internet age, when finding out what movies are playing near you is, for many, just a “Hey Siri” away, we decided it was time to try something different...
Tales from the Script: Too Many Superheroes Clutter Captain America: Civil War, But Who Cares?
Tales from the Script: It’s Murder, Having to Wait With Anton Yelchin and Patrick Stewart in the Green Room
Movie Times: Movie Theaters and Showtimes in Columbia, SC
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