posted: 04/24/2015 2:11 a.m.
DEAR READERS: If you will be traveling with your pet (or pets), here are a few hints for you and your furry friends. Some hints below are from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, and some are from Heloise Central:
posted: 04/24/2015 1 a.m.
Roles like the one actress Dani de Waal landed only come around once -- even if it took her six months of auditions to get it.
posted: 04/24/2015 1 a.m.
posted: 04/23/2015 10:46 a.m.
Alex Garland’s directorial debut Ex Machina is a futuristic thriller about a remarkably realistic robot (Alicia Vikander) who begins to realize that she’s superior to the puny humans who built her. Though the story sounds familiar, our Piers Marchant peels back it layers and debriefs the director in this week’s MovieStyle.
updated: 04/23/2015 3:21 a.m.
PBS is conducting an internal review after revelations that producers of Finding Your Roots may have violated the network's editorial standards after a request by Ben Affleck that the program not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor. Meanwhile, Affleck has expressed regret for seeking to have the information omitted from the episode that featured the actor and aired in October.
posted: 04/23/2015 2:04 a.m.
1 TUNES Chris Tomlin will paint the town red when he brings his Love Ran Red tour to North Little Rock’s Verizon Arena, 7 p.m. today. The contemporary Christian artist will be joined by Tenth Avenue North and Rend Collective.
posted: 04/23/2015 2:03 a.m.
It's more of an indoor taco stand than a full-grown restaurant, with food truck aspirations (all tips are earmarked) and several items eighty-sixed just two hours past opening. With easily premade fare, That's So Raw would make a fantastic food truck, wildly welcomed, we suspect, by local vegetarians who have scant options in the mobile eats scene.
posted: 04/23/2015 2:01 a.m.
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARGENTA GALLERY 413 Main St., North Little Rock. "Eluvium and Formation: Abstracted Landscapes," through May 8. Hours: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday-Saturday. (501) 225-5600.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:59 a.m.
Things to do next week and next month. Next week River shopping: Get ready to stock up on fresh fruits, vegetables and crafts as the Little Rock Farmers Market opens for the 2015 season May 2.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:57 a.m.
You know you love those sappy Hallmark romance dramas. They're like slipping on a comfy robe and fuzzy slippers and simply relaxing.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:56 a.m.
True Crue Verizon Arena was chosen as one of the stops for Motley Crue’s “All Bad Things Must Come to an End” final tour with guest Alice Cooper.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:55 a.m.
Call it a two-act play. This weekend, Community Theatre of Little Rock will take to the stage with the world premiere of the comedy The Winning Numbers and also will raise money for the decades-old theater group before it launches its 60th season, which begins in September.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:54 a.m.
Neither a carjacking in which he was shot in the head nor spinal surgery has taken away Marc Cohn's ability and desire to sing.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:53 a.m.
It's not easy to find a good potato knish (mashed potatoes baked in pastry dough) or chocolate babka (layers of dough and chocolate) in Arkansas. But on Sunday, those delicacies and others are in one mouthwatering location.
posted: 04/23/2015 1:52 a.m.
Chris Tomlin is a man with more than a mission. He has a calling, and his calling has become music to the ears of countless fans of contemporary Christian music and the additional genre of worship music, which Tomlin's compositions have come to dominate.