In order to continue www.thecolumbiastar.com, we will have to convert it to a subscription only website beginning March 1. We hate to do it, but if we remain free, this website will cease to exist. We truly appreciate your understanding, and as always, the print edition is available free in over 300 locations throughout the Greater Columbia Metropolitan Area. Thank you!

Mike Maddock, General Manager

March 3, 2006 RSS feed / Beauty in the Backyard

The Original Mystery Plant

The air that we all breathe is mostly (almost 80%) nitrogen. More...

Plant Therapy

Stopping to smell the flowers

On a series of visits to the Chicago Botanic Garden I became acquainted with their Horticulture Therapy Program. The garden offers off More...