The Missourian's Pavan Vangipuram talks to participants at Shred Fest.
The Fantasy Fair is being held at Boster Castle in Kingdom City this weekend. The festival includes activities for the whole family, with a wide variety of entertainment and activities.
Parker Miles Blohm photographed the partial solar eclipse with a telephoto lens with an extender, which allowed him to get as close as he could to capture the image before sunset.
Longtime baseball lover John Hall has dedicated much of his free time to serving the former members of the Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League with newsletters, books and reunions.
The event will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Boone County Fairgrounds.
Jan Harrell of Ashland, Ore., handles off years by staying up until midnight with friends who shout "Happy birthday!" in "that magical nanosecond" between Feb. 28 and March 1.
Jina Yoo doesn't need anyone's opinion on her cooking; if she thinks it's good, it's good. The Columbia restaurant owner has been chosen to compete in South Korea's "MasterChef" cooking competition.
The Polar Bear Plunge was held Saturday at Stephens Lake Park. The event raised more than $97,800 for Special Olympics Missouri.
A group of Columbia women meet weekly to make quilts to donate to service members. Five quilts will be presented to veterans Monday.
When it comes to love and relationships, can you really trust the experts, counselors and magazines? Why not take it from these 10 residents with more than 400 combined years of marriage among them?
Mike Farrall says attempting a canoe trip can be very insightful about another person's nature.
Take it from Mike and Priscilla Farrall: Doing the dishes can be kind of fun when the labor is divided.
Ed and Judith Chmielewski say that not talking about work can help relationships.
Ed and Judith Chmielewski say their balance between introvert and extrovert works well.
When Mary Ginsburg's husband, Larry, retired, she made sure to encourage his passion for painting. Now that Larry is gone, his art is still something she fondly remembers about him.
Retired teacher Jean Baldwin says getting into a relationship at your own pace is important.
Marilyn Arrington, who was married for 47 years, says it is most important to be kind.
Yvette Elmore has worked hard her entire life.
Kusum Chandrapal says volunteering at an orphanage in India taught her that everyone needs love.
Otie Kinnear has always counted on his wife, Imogene, to be by his side. Even after more than 67 years of marriage, Otie still drops everything he's doing to talk to her every morning.