Columbia Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. New Jazz Room to Open Inside Vista RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    Jazz has long had trouble finding a good venue home in Columbia, especially since Hunter-Gatherer discontinued regular nights devoted to the format a while back and Conundrum Music Hall, then the town's most reliable free jazz room, closed down. Speakeasy in Five Points and Pearlz in the Vista remain bright spots, and Skipp Pearson's Le Cafe Jazz continues in its spot above Finlay Park.

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  2. Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill, wants changes madeRead the original story

    Wednesday May 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... would have been legal to possess and grow for anyone over age 21. Eight other states, plus the District of Columbia, have legalized recreational marijuana. Vermont would have been the first state to legalize marijuana by vote of a state legislative ...

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  3. College Of Charleston: "TERF War"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | FITSNews

    ... Rachel McKinnon was a Canadian, and was also a male. Rhys McKinnon attended the University of Victoria in British Columbia, where he got a bachelor's degree in philosophy in 2005. Sometime thereafter, Rhys McKinnon decided he was a "she," so that by ...

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  4. 3 men federally indicted for May 2016 bank robbery, police pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | WMBF

    COLUMBIA, SC The three men who reportedly robbed a North Myrtle Beach bank in May of 2016, then exchanged gunfire with police and led them on a pursuit have been federally indicted. Lance Hardiman, Justin Pressley and Rodrick Berklery, all of Longs, were charged in an eight-count federal indictment for the robbery of the South State Bank in North Myrtle Beach on May 4, 2016, and the ensuing high speed chase and exchange of gunfire, according to a news release from the office of the U.S. Attorney, District of South Carolina.

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  5. Attention parents: take money for parking at high school commencement ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Parents of high school students who are graduating from Midlands schools that hold ceremonies at Colonial Life Arena should make sure they have money to pay for parking. Although some parking areas are free, many near downtown Columbia and Colonial Life Arena charge for parking.

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  6. #ProbeGate: Bizarre Hearing Explores SLED RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | FITSNews

    ... hours grilling agents of the S.C. State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) regarding a March raid of one of their Columbia, S.C. offices. As we noted in our original coverage of this hearing, Quinn attorneys Greg Harris , Johnny Gasser , Mark ...

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  7. On Tap: All Hail ChardonnayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    ... big deal in the world of chardonnay. The four-course meal from chefs Kristian Niemi and Frank Bradley from Bourbon Columbia and Chef Ola Helsing from Farm to Table Event Co. will feature three wine pairings from the famed vineyard as well as a ...

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  8. Federal Lawmakers Want to Give S.C. a Voice on Peanut BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    When most U.S. House bills have names like The VA Scheduling Accountability Act or The Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017, a name like The South Carolina Peanut Parity Act really stands out. U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson's office announced May 18 that Wilson, a Midlands Republican, had introduced the peanut bill - so of course we had to find out more.

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  9. Cigar City Brewing Brings Its Easy Drinking Brews to the MidlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    The flood of beers from new breweries into the Columbia area continues unabated. Candidly, it is difficult to keep up with them, but I am trying.

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  10. Bite of the Week: Chicken & Sweet Potato WaffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    Los Angeles has Roscoe's, Phoenix has Lo Lo's, Atlanta's got Nana G's, Charleston has Early Bird Diner, and we've got Kiki's. And boy do we feel lucky when our four piping hot seasoned chicken wings atop a thick Belgian waffle arrive at the table.

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  11. City Watch: Hallelujah to Hemp HorticultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    ... arvested with hope for the future of agriculture in South Carolina. Fisher is president of Fisher Communications, a Columbia advertising and public relations firm. He is active in local issues involving the arts, conservation, business and politics.

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  12. The Cost to Live in Columbia is Probably Going UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    If you are a resident of the City of Columbia it could cost you more to live here in the next year. City Council is in the midst of planning for the 2018 budget year and, as currently proposed, there could be increases in property taxes, water and sewer rates and stormwater fees.

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  13. Quinn Lawyers Want Pascoe Removed from CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    ... using solicitors Duffie Stone and Kevin Brackett to review the seized documents. Andy is editor of Free Times and Columbia bureau chief for The Post and Courier. He has worked at The State where he covered politics, higher ed, business and sports. ...

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  14. Kelsey Farnham and Lynn Luc Join Free Times' TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    F ree Times has hired two dynamic, local young professionals to join its expanding staff. Kelsey Farnham and Lynn Luc, both of whom have called Columbia home for multiple years and are extensively involved in the young professional scene around town, joined Free Times last week.

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  15. The People Behind Midlands Bio-Cleanup CrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    When a young Holly DuBois saw the dead body, she knew what she wanted to do. The future came together in her mind - dreams, ambitions, career - in the way that it does for so many little girls when they look at a cadaver, and she staked out her path in life right then at 12 years old.

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  16. Bus System's New Interim Director Readies for ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    The COMET has a new interim director. Announced May 11, Ann August inherits the throne of the ever-growing bus system.

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  17. The Owner of a Vista Gallery Talks About His Days in a Dutch Post-Punk BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    "This guy, Thomas Storck from Bunkerpop, he emailed me," the Columbia gallery owner recalls of the note he received from the Brooklyn-based record label owner. "He said something like, 'I've been researching Dutch tapes of the 1980s.'

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  18. Concerts in Columbia: The Kernal, Cryptopsy, Soda City Jazz Band, Foxfield Open Mic, Family Fest 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    Tennessee singer-songwriter The Kernal goes wide with his countrypolitan filter, bridging '70s Nashville glitz and roadworn Dylan-esque folk-rock with equal amounts of postmodern sarcasm and earnest wonderment at combining opposing styles. Columbia's Can't Kids, who won't play again in town this year, collide searing indie rock with emotionally wrenching chamber pop, a blend that alternately sparks and chills.

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  19. With Alien: Covenant, Ridley Scott Radically Mutates the FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    It's been 38 years since director Ridley Scott reshaped science fiction and horror with Alien . In the intervening decades, there have been sequels, ripoffs, crossovers and parodies as the franchise's mythology seeped into the everyday vernacular.

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  20. Outgoing Harbison Theatre Director on Building Up Irmo's Little Room That CouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | Free Times

    ... who led the theater through those first five seasons, is leaving to take a new position with Sagacious Partners, a Columbia-based project management firm. Fox will stay on through early July while the college seeks her successor. Katie Fox: I am ...

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