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Super Quiz: Death sites

posted: 06/22/2017 1:43 a.m. Discuss

1. Napoleon Bonaparte

RESTAURANT REVIEW + PHOTOS: Freddy's fills steakburger bill in North Little Rock

posted: 06/15/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

They had us at frozen custard. And the steakburger part didn't hurt either.

Restaurant Transitions: Zaxby's coming to Little Rock; Gandolfo's opens today; Burger 21 on Chenal to debut soon

posted: 06/15/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

Last week we reported that there is, at last, a west Little Rock Taco Bueno outlet on the starting blocks. On the heels of that news we got word that Georgia-based Zaxby's -- the other fast-casual chain that we get asked about a lot and that has been circling the center of central Arkansas -- last week filed for a plumbing permit with the state Health Department for a restaurant at 10601 Kanis Road, Little Rock, near the Panera Bread and Dunkin' Donuts at Kanis and Shackleford Road. Zaxby's has seven central Arkansas locations, including in Benton, Bryant, Conway, Maumelle, Sherwood and Jacksonville.

Special Event: Miss Arkansas pageant reborn in Robinson Center

posted: 06/15/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

Jessie Ward Bennett's 10-month-long vision is close to becoming a reality.


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Weekend Calendar

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Events are free unless otherwise noted.

Fast Forward

posted: 06/15/2017 1:57 a.m. Discuss

Foothills: The hills around Eureka Springs will ring with the music of Floyd, Bizet and Mozart during the 2017 Opera in the Ozarks, June 23-July 21. This year's lineup of operas will be Susannah, Carmen and Le nozze di Figaro, with performances at Inspiration Point, seven miles west of Eureka Springs, and the Arend Arts Center, 1901 S.E. J St., Bentonville. Tickets are $25-$35, $10 for children under 18. Call (479) 253-8595 or visit

The TV Column: More angles will ramp up thrill for U.S. Open fans

posted: 06/15/2017 1:56 a.m. Discuss

Longtime readers of The TV Column know that I usually leave the sports stuff to our fine sports staff. However, I'm making an exception today for those who might miss it.


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Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts:

Selected restaurants

posted: 06/15/2017 1:51 a.m. Discuss

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.

Music: Papa Leo heralds his 'Angel' recording with studio shindig

posted: 06/15/2017 1:50 a.m. Discuss

Remember sitting around with your friends, listening to records and talking about music? That's kind of like what's going to happen Friday as singer-songwriter Justin Paul Williams, who records under the name Papa Leo, shares his debut single, "Angel," during a listening and release party at Capitol View Studios.

Music Scene: Keen to play at Rev Room; Eureka Springs is all blues

posted: 06/15/2017 1:49 a.m. Discuss

"Sam's Going Away Party," featuring The Muddlestuds, Hell Camino, Colour Design and Tempus Terra will be held at 7 p.m. today at the Rev Room in Little Rock. Admission is free.

Are We There Yet?: Prohibition behind Spa City park ranger's murder

posted: 06/15/2017 1:48 a.m. Discuss

The bootlegging business boomed in 1927, thanks in large part to the 18th Amendment's ban on making, selling, transporting or importing "intoxicating liquors" anywhere in the United States.

Tell Me About It: Married beau can't make choice so you have to do it

posted: 06/15/2017 1:46 a.m. Discuss

DEAR CAROLYN: While separated from our spouses, a very good friend supported me and I supported him. We fell in love.

Helpful Hints

posted: 06/15/2017 1:46 a.m. Discuss

DEAR HELOISE: I have several antique needlepoint chairs and wall hangings. They are beautiful, but I was nervous about cleaning them. Then I tried the following hints, which work great:






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