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Cover Story: Tuesday the 4th

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Cover Story: The Kid with the Camera Eye

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Tuesday the 4th

Voters Face Ghoulish Choices in 2014 Elections
You might look at our horror movie-themed cover this week and wonder: What’s so scary about an election?

News + Opinion

Role of Government Is Theme of Agriculture Race

How much should taxpayers help out farms — especially the kinds of big agribusiness companies that increasingly make up the American farming industry?

Music + Nightlife

As a DJ, Producer and Rapper, Pete Rock is a Testament to Hip-Hop Diversity

In 2011, the Pete Rock-produced track, “The Joy,” closed out Jay Z and Kanye West’s collaborative LP, Watch The Throne.

Arts + Lifestyle

The Return of Chamber on Main

For years, local arts patrons have hailed the Columbia Museum of Art’s Chamber Music on Main series as one of the city’s crown jewels of classical music.
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