posted: 04/24/2014 2:26 a.m.
DEAR REV. GRAHAM: Is it a sin to get discouraged when things don’t go the way we want them to? Did Jesus ever get discouraged? — K.K.
posted: 04/24/2014 2:26 a.m.
1. What followed Mary to school one day? 2. Which company’s jingle contained the lyrics “12 full ounces, that’s a lot” ? 3. “How will it play in Peoria?” In which state is Peoria? 4. Who starred as Perry Mason in the long-running TV series?
posted: 04/23/2014 11:01 a.m.
Creativity will run wild — and traffic-free — when the Thea Arts Festival turns downtown North Little Rock into one big, art-stuffed block party, Jennifer Nixon writes in Thursday's Arkansas Weekend section.
posted: 04/17/2014 3:08 a.m.
1 GLORY Everyone is invited to congregate at the river for the 26th annual Community Easter Sunrise Service. The service, organized by Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church and with participation from community leaders and area choirs, starts at 7 a.m. Sunday at Little Rock’s First Security Amphitheater in Riverfront Park.
posted: 04/17/2014 3:03 a.m.
Terry’s Finer Foods used to be just a high-end Heights grocery store until owners Lex and Ellen Golden took it to a new level in 2010 by adding a “slightly French bistro” in the annex that once housed a pie shop.
posted: 04/17/2014 3:01 a.m.
Events are free unless otherwise noted.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:53 a.m.
NEXT WEEK Folk tales: Booths loaded with rugelach, blintzes, latkes and challah will fill War Memorial Stadium for the Jewish Food Festival on April 27.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:51 a.m.
Every now and then a new TV series sneaks in under my radar and I have to play catchup. Too many channels; not enough hours in the day.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:49 a.m.
A visit to Mountain View can be like a trip to the past at any time, with its small town charm and a focus on old Ozark culture, but that’s especially true during the Arkansas Folk Festival.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:47 a.m.
Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts: ‘Deadly’ documentary Journalist, author and Little Rock native Deborah Robinson will host the screening of the Academy Award-nominated documentary The Act of Killing at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Ron Robinson Theater, 1 Count Pulaski Way (on the back side of the Arcade Building, President Clinton and River Market avenues), Little Rock.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:45 a.m.
If the White Water Tavern was a horse racing track, it would be boasting three well-regarded entrants this weekend who have competed well in previous sprints, starting today at 9:30 p.m. with The Sideshow Tragedy, an Austin, Texas, blues punk-rock-R & B band.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:42 a.m.
In 2012, country newcomer Brantley Gilbert came to Little Rock’s Barton Coliseum. Now he has decided to “Let It Ride” and is coming this weekend to North Little Rock’s Verizon Arena in a tour by that name.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:40 a.m.
Evidently, we got ahead of the facts when we reported a couple of weeks ago that Lee Richardson, the former executive chef at the Capital Hotel, has taken over Packet House Grill, 1406 Cantrell Road, Little Rock.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:39 a.m.
Weekly theme listings reflect a range of dining possibilities in central Arkansas, across a spectrum of settings and price ranges. To read recent restaurant reviews in their entirety, visit arkansasonline.com/restaurants.
posted: 04/17/2014 2:37 a.m.
DEAR CAROLYN: I finished my undergraduate degree a year ago, have a good job, and consider myself financially stable. My boyfriend is finishing his master’s and will graduate with $200,000 in student debt.