The event put on by The District, which was held virtually last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, lets businesses downtown get creative while bringing families and the community together for the holidays
A storm here, a flood or two there — bad weather in Missouri is expected, and scientists agree that climate change will make these extreme weather events much more frequent. Missouri’s disasters aren’t wildfires or hurricanes but rather ice storms and floods, which are just as damaging. And …
When communities don't meet criteria for government funding, donations and volunteer organizations are left to fill the gaps
Water system expert Robert E. Criss wades into the consequences and solutions to climate-fueled disasters
In 2011, the Army Corps of Engineers detonated the levee that protected the rural town in Missouri
The orchestra is a nonprofit group of volunteers that performs music for the community
Climate change exacerbates racial and social inequities as some families receive less FEMA aid
Here are five things you can do to be ready when a natural disaster strikes
The atmospheric science major keeps an eye on the sky for tornadoes and other extreme weather
The Columbia Disc Golf Club was first established in 1983; 38 years later, it's still making its rounds around Columbia.
Editor-in-Chief Courtney Perrett discusses the effects of natural disasters on local communities
Each month, Vox curates a list of can't-miss shops, eats, reads and experiences. We find the new, trending or underrated to help you enjoy the best our city has to offer.
A Black doula group advocates for the mothers and babies who are losing their lives at alarming rates in America’s healthcare system
The winter holiday illuminates the heritage of the Black community
Not sure what to gift your loved ones this holiday season? Vox has you covered with gift ideas from businesses in Columbia
Catholic Charities and City of Refuge lend a hand to Afghan refugees in the community
Lighting the Magic Tree is an action that Fletcher hopes will help Columbia locals be surprised by beauty
With the holidays right around the corner, anxiety can be at its peak. Here are some tips on managing anxiety amidst holiday gatherings
NFTs are flooding the digital market and providing new outlets for expression, but what exactly are they?
Columbia experts answer the most common questions about alcohol poisoning