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Columbia, South Carolina is located in Richland County. Zip codes in Columbia, SC include 29240, 29226, and 29229. The median home price in Columbia is $135,000. More Columbia information.

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24 min ago | Examiner.com

Historic Columbia to hold Homeschool Friday on May 2

Historic Columbia will hold it monthly Homeschool Friday program on May 2. Homeschool Friday is open to all homeschool students.

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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Everything is 50% off at Goodwill on Monday, April 21

Everything is 50% off at Goodwill on Monday, April 21. One of the best fishing holes in Columbia just keeps getting better, and local thrift shoppers wait anxiously for these special half price sales.

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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Roundabout Consignments Spring Fling is Saturday, May 3

Save up to 50% off at Roundabouts Consignments Spring Fling on Saturday, May 3. This is the event many Columbia thrifty shoppers have been waiting for to complete their spring and summer wardrobes at a fraction of regular consignment prices.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Ivanhoe

4 Must-Have Medical Tech Devices For Seniors

COLUMBIA, S.C. There is almost 40 million Americans over the age of 65. Five years from now, that number is going to double.

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Myrtle Beach Online

SC veterans plan - last hurrah' to D-Day beaches

A photograph taken of battle on Gold Beach fought along side British troops. John Cummer, a WWII veteran who was a gunner on a landing craft during D-Day.

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FITSNews

Overwhelming Support For School Choice In SC

They buried it on the internet, but The State newspaper did at least see fit to put the story front and center in its Sunday Metro print editions over the Easter weekend.

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Free Times

Tonkotsu Ramen at Menkoi Ramen House

And for good reason, since I was such a student, years before Menkoi, Columbia's first and only authentic ramen house, opened downtown.

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Free Times

Indie Grits 2014 | Of Montreal

Of Montreal played at the Columbia Museum of Art on April 17 as part of the Indie Grits festival.

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The London Free Press

Visit South Carolina's award-winning Riverbanks Zoo and Garden

Heathcliffe the koala poses for the camera in his enclosure at the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens in Columbia, S.C. PHIL RABY/Special to QMI Agency Clipped to a steel cable and suspended 12 metres above the ground, I was about to find out why South Carolina's award-winning zoo is called Riverbanks.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Times Leader

A Pittston connection to newest saint

When it was announced that Pope John Paul II would be coming to Columbia, South Carolina, in September, 1987, 10-year-old Jennie Elizabeth Clark was as anxious as anyone to see the Holy Father, never foreseeing a handshake or a personal blessing.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Examiner.com

Columbia yard, garage and estate sales Saturday, April 19

Those looking for clothes, shoes and purses will want to stop by a yard sale at 108 Quail Field Rd .

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Lexington County Chronicle

Two men busted for soliciting sex near Irmo

Lexington County Sheriff's Department deputies on Thursday, April 17 said they arrested the two men after deputies saw them performing "illicit sexual acts' at a public boat landing on the Saluda River at 9 Radio Lane near Irmo.

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WMBF

VA: Man will get warning instead of $525 citation for $.89 drink refill

Officials with the VA Medical Center in downtown Charleston say a North Charleston man who was initially federally charged with a $525 fine for an $.89 drink refill will instead be given a warning.

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WIS-TV Columbia

CFD: Child playing with lighter starts fire

A child playing with a cigarette lighter caused a Friday morning house fire in Columbia, according to the Columbia Fire Department.

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Newsday

Moke McGowan leaving LI Convention & Visitors Bureau

Moke McGowan announced plans Thursday to retire in September from his post as president of the Long Island Convention & Visitors Bureau, a job he's held for 10 years.

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The Island Packet

Correction: Stand Your Ground story

The proposal from Rep. Harold Mitchell would have allowed deadly force in those scenarios.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

West Columbia Police: Man Arrested for Attempted Murder, Kidnappinga

West Columbia, SC West Columbia police have arrested a man who broke into a woman's home and attempted to sexually assault her.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Strawberry Farmers Getting Ready for Cold Weather

With temperatures expected to drop into the mid 30's Wednesday night, certain crops may be at risk, especially strawberries.

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WLTX-TV Columbia

Tiger Paw Painted on USC Football Field

University of South Carolina police are investigating after someone spray-painted the field of Williams-Brice Stadium with a Clemson Tiger logo.

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Free Times

Tonkotsu Ramen at Menkoi Ramen House

And for good reason, since I was such a student, years before Menkoi, Columbia's first and only authentic ramen house, opened downtown.

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