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As the countdown to totality draws closer, more Missouri institutions are jumping on the Eclipse Bandwagon. The magic moment happens Monday, August 21 (ask for the day off), at various times across the Show-Me State. more

Mar 23, 2017 4:43 PM Travel

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Courtesy of Siphiwe Baleka

Fitness coach Siphiwe Baleka created a fitness program for a unique group of Americans who don't get many chances to exercise: long haul truck drivers. more

Mar 15, 2017 1:11 PM Life

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Courtesy Sandra Zak

This St. Louis artist spent thirty years working before getting back to her passion: working with clay. These days, her pottery is selling out at art shows and exhibitions all over. more

Jan 30, 2017 5:12 PM Made in MO

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If you haven't visited the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, now is the time to do it. Through March 31, the traveling exhibition, “Women of the Blues: A Coast-to-Coast Collection” is on display. more

Jan 24, 2017 2:38 PM Life

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Courtesy Alex George

Alex George's second novel sets free the emotions of youthful friendship. more

Jan 18, 2017 12:53 PM Art

Two Missouri craft vodka distilleries have been named to the USA Today "10Best" Readers’ Choice for 2016. more

Dec 30, 2016 12:49 PM Made in MO

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Martin W. Schwartz

In Jefferson City, on the corner of Dix Road and Main Street, in an unassuming brick building, awaits one of the best breakfast menus in central Missouri. more

Dec 29, 2016 1:53 PM Flavor

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Harry Katz

Chef Anne Croy has a simple mission: to create the best granola in the world. If you talk to her customers, she’s already there. Banner Road Baking Company produces sweet and nutritious products using fresh ingredients, sourced locally when possible. more

Dec 19, 2016 2:55 PM Made in MO

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KMBC Vice President and General Manager Mark Wodlinger, Torey Southwick, and Sales Manager Hal Sundberg act up in a scene from a promotional spot created in 1963, after the release of Roger Miller’s country hit song Kansas City Star.

These local TV hosts from St. Louis, Kansas City, and Springfield inspired a generation. more

Dec 13, 2016 1:46 PM Life

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Martin W. Schwartz

Father and son artists prove the paint doesn’t fall far from the palette. more

Dec 9, 2016 12:33 PM Art

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Courtesy of The Candy Factory

In 'Delectable Destinations: A Chocolate Lover’s Guide to Missouri', St. Louis author Deborah M. Reinhardt shares stories, photos, and creations of more than twenty chocolate artisans from Kansas City to St. Louis, and Springfield to Hannibal. more

Dec 7, 2016 12:59 PM Life

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Harry Katz

Newberry Furniture takes urban lumber from storm-felled and relocated trees all across the state and repurposes them into furniture, home décor, and kitchen items. more

Dec 6, 2016 1:53 PM Made in MO

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Did you know that if Missouri was a country, it would be the eighty-ninth largest by area? That’s just one of the fun Show-Me State facts generated by SelfStorage.com, which shows eighty-nine countries fitting inside of Missouri. more

Nov 28, 2016 11:30 PM Life

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Courtesy of Bittersweet Soap and Apothecary

Jill McDowell Lincoln is a fourth-generation soap maker who says her inspiration to begin creating artisan soap was her own constant battle with dry skin. Now she makes over 13,000 bars of soap a year, by herself. more

Nov 2, 2016 9:59 PM Made in MO

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Martin Schwartz

Entertainment has evolved over the years, and Rodney Spriggs, president and CEO of Joplin-based Vintage Stock, says his company has evolved right along with it. more

Oct 12, 2016 12:30 AM Life

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Martin W. Schwartz

Four years ago, Karl and Bethanie Schemel started KC Barbecue Tours, a pit-crawl for foodies on a quest to experience some of Kansas City’s best barbecue joints while letting someone else do the driving. more

Oct 10, 2016 1:55 PM

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Al Turner

Mexican Villa has transformed from something of a regional oddity to a bona fide Missouri tradition after sixty-five years in business. more

Oct 6, 2016 10:01 PM

Kansas City duo tackles serious subject matter with random acts of mirth. more

Oct 5, 2016 10:29 PM

Saint Louis BOO!

Zookeeper turns “BOOkeeper” for this book of light-hearted ghost stories. more

Oct 23, 2015 3:00 PM MO!

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Courtesy of the Missouri Prairie Foundation

For forty-nine years, the Missouri Prairie Foundation has been working to protect and restore prairie and other native grasslands. more

Sep 9, 2015 1:20 PM Life

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