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Horoscopes by Holiday

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Happy birthday. Because you surround yourself with fresh, playful influences this year, you will grow up without growing old. You'll be up against a worthy competitor at work, and this helps you achieve your best. The special times with family will make May and June sing.

On Christianity

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DEAR REV. GRAHAM: My friend told me about a passage in the Bible that says even the devil believes in God. Does this mean even the devil will be saved and go to heaven? I'm not sure I like that idea.

Super Quiz: Provide Three

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1. U.S. states with names ending in "s"

Arkansas Weekend: Joyful noise

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Chris Tomlin is a man with more than a mission, Jack Hill writes in Thursday's Arkansas Weekend section. 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.

THE WEEKEND TEN

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1 FOLK The strumming, picking, clogging and fiddling start in earnest this weekend as Mountain View hosts the annual Arkansas Folk Festival, today-Sunday.

Return visit sweet at Chuy's

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When Chuy's first arrived in central Arkansas at its west Little Rock location at 16001 Chenal Parkway two years ago, we were wowed.

Weekend Calendar

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Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARGENTA ART WALK 5-8 p.m. third Friday of the month, downtown North Little Rock.

Fast Forward

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Things to do next week and next month Next week Linguistic: Enthusiastic readers and writers will converge on Little Rock for the annual Arkansas Literary Festival, April 23-26.

The TV Column: Native son O'Donnell's Messengers debuts Friday

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Here's your heads up just in case you've already lost your TV Week insert from last Sunday when I wrote about it.

Special Event: Festivalgoers get to sample Indian culture, tastes, colors

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Think of India and certain images may spring to mind: elephants, tigers, naan, tandoori chicken, maybe big Bollywood dance numbers. But there's so much more to India. The country, one-third the size of the United States, is home to many different ethnic groups, all with their own cultures, religions, languages and traditions.

MUSIC SCENE: After delay, Fleetwood Mac to play Sunday at Verizon

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"On With the Show," Fleetwood Mac calls its current tour, even though the legendary band's Arkansas show, originally scheduled for March 11, was postponed due to an unspecified illness that afflicted a band member, the identity of whom was never announced.

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES

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Classic choreography Ballet Arkansas welcomes spring with its annual “mixed repertory show” that combines different styles of dance into one production. Who Cares?, choreographed by George Balanchine and set to music by George Gershwin, is this year’s headlining piece for the show, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Arkansas Repertory Theatre, 601 Main St.

ARE WE THERE YET?: Museum, store preserve legend of radio comics

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In the 1930s, Arkansans Chester Lauck and Norris Goff ranked among America's most famous radio personalities. Millions of listeners across the nation tuned in faithfully to their comedy show.

TRANSITIONS

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Congratulations are in order for Bentonville chef Matthew McClure, who was voted “Best New Chef: Midwest” by readers of Food & Wine Magazine. McClure, executive chef at The Hive in Bentonville’s 21c Museum Hotel, was up against chefs from St. Louis, Kansas City, Minneapolis, Milwaukee and more. According to the magazine, McClure made the cut “because he’s not just elevating Southern cooking in the town where Wal-Mart got its start, he’s melding local ingredients (smoked ham, peaches, cornmeal, field peas) with those brought to Bentonville by its growing immigrant population in dishes like garam masala roast chicken with okra ratatouille.”

Selected restaurants

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Weekly theme listings reflect a range of dining possibilities in central Arkansas, across a spectrum of settings and price ranges. Restaurant reviewers' visits are anonymous and all expenses are paid by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Bargain means a meal (without beverage or dessert) is typically less than $12. Moderate is $12 to $25. Expensive is $25 and up. To read recent restaurant reviews in their entirety, visit arkansasonline.com/restaurants.

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