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MALE CALL: Exactly matched items good for women, tacky for men

posted: 07/05/2015 2:22 a.m. Discuss

Q. I went to buy a belt to go with my new medium-brown (chile) dress shoes. The shoe store also sells nice belts and I figured I could find one that matched. But the colors were off. They were different shades of brown. The salesman said they did not have to match exactly. Is he right?

Age-old dilemma for women

posted: 07/05/2015 2:19 a.m. Discuss

Last month, Maggie Gyllenhaal told The Wrap, "I'm 37 and I was told recently I was too old to play the lover of a man who was 55."

Neshaja Sharie Smith - Michael Andre Nichols

posted: 07/05/2015 2:18 a.m. Discuss

Wedding vows were exchanged by Neshaja Sharie Smith and Michael Andre Nichols at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at The Albert Pike Memorial Temple. The Rev. Cory S. Anderson of New Hope Baptist Church of North Little Rock, uncle of the groom, officiated.

Caroline Edwards Denne - Lucas Wayne Elliott

posted: 07/05/2015 2:17 a.m. Discuss

Second Presbyterian Church in Nashville, Tenn., was the setting at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 27, for the marriage of Caroline Edwards Denne, who goes by Callie, and Lucas Wayne Elliott. The Rev. Mary Louise McCullough officiated.

Emily Christine Barnes - Andrew William McCarty

posted: 07/05/2015 2:17 a.m. Discuss

Emily Christine Barnes became the bride of Andrew William McCarty at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 27, in Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church. The Rev. Victor H. Nixon officiated.

Morgan Nicole Adams - Kyle Marshall Clark

posted: 07/05/2015 2:16 a.m. Discuss

Morgan Nicole Adams and Kyle Marshall Clark were united in marriage at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at the Terry House. Grant Medford of the Church at Rock Creek officiated.

Morgan Trichelle Dickerson - Brandon Jarod Collins

posted: 07/05/2015 2:15 a.m. Discuss

Morgan Trichelle Dickerson and Brandon Jarod Collins exchanged marriage vows at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 27, in Covenant of Zion Cathedral Church. Officiating was the Rev. Tyrone A. Broomfield of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, North Little Rock, assisted by Bishop Charles E. Williams of Covenant.

Lillian Grace Pruitt - Tucker Mackenzie Brackins

posted: 07/05/2015 2:14 a.m. Discuss

Nuptial vows were exchanged by Lillian Grace Pruitt and Tucker Mackenzie Brackins at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 27, in Fellowship Bible Church. The Rev. Brandon Barnard officiated.

RETIREMENT PARTY: Soiree recognizes Harlan, honored for service at UCA

posted: 07/05/2015 2:13 a.m. Gallery Discuss

It's going to be an adjustment, admitted Mary Harlan at a reception June 19 in honor of her recent retirement from the University of Central Arkansas in Conway.

ALL HEART: Government relations chief feted at farewell celebration

posted: 07/05/2015 2:12 a.m. Gallery Discuss

The governor, a former lieutenant governor and a couple of current state legislators were just some of the high-profile Capitol well-wishers to make it out to the Arkansas State University System conference room to say farewell to Barbara Kumpe, the longtime government relations director for the Arkansas American Heart Association.

Warhol gone wild

posted: 07/05/2015 2:11 a.m. Discuss

Andy Warhol and nature.

CRITICAL MASS: Young makes music he wants, not always a good thing

posted: 07/05/2015 2:10 a.m. Discuss

Politics often seems the enemy of art, for politics forbids the admission against self-interest or the equivocal gesture, the acknowledgment of any of the gray territories in which art dwells. Politics requires staying on message, toeing the line and keeping discipline. If politics is about doing what is possible, if it's about taming dreams into substance, then art is about exploring the ineffable reaches of the invisible realm.

Let's Talk: At least we've got rights to fight over

posted: 07/05/2015 2:08 a.m. Discuss

"It's a Free Country": A phrase that is used by Americans. Sadly it is no longer true, but to this day the Government forces people to believe it is. Sincerely Signed, Your Friendly Neighborhood Conspiracy Theorist

COMMENTARY: True Detective 2 is a pretenious, mopey mess

posted: 07/05/2015 2:07 a.m. Discuss

"My strong suspicion is we get the world we deserve," declares washed-up detective Ray Velcoro (Colin Farrell) in the early going of the second season of True Detective.

TV on DVD: New Worlds miniseries mix of Colonial-era fact, fiction

posted: 07/05/2015 2:07 a.m. Discuss

What is it? New Worlds, miniseries, four episodes on two discs from Acorn Media

Dating apps, new music do tango

posted: 07/05/2015 2:05 a.m. Discuss

In your quest to find a date or a spouse, you might discover something else when using dating apps: new music.

Delta Exhibition starts Friday; Dombek juror

posted: 07/05/2015 2:04 a.m. Discuss

The 57th annual Delta Exhibition, juried by noted Arkansas watercolorist George Dombek, opens Friday and runs through Sept. 20 at the Arkansas Arts Center, Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock.

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Choreographer competition set to open Ballet season

posted: 07/05/2015 2:03 a.m. Discuss

Ballet Arkansas will kick off its 2015-16 season with its second annual Visions Choreographic Competition, 7 p.m. Aug. 22 in the Center for Performing Arts, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 S. University Ave., Little Rock.

Tell Me About It: Kids need limits, examples

posted: 07/05/2015 2:02 a.m. Discuss

While I'm away, readers give the advice.

Horoscopes by Holiday

posted: 07/05/2015 2:02 a.m. Discuss

Happy birthday. Applying what you learned last year gives you a winning edge this year. August features nerve-wracking work. The butterflies in your stomach are a positive sign that you're pushing yourself to grow. Someone pays you sweet, heartwarming attention.

Ghosts of the blues

posted: 07/05/2015 2:01 a.m. Discuss

Most would say it's the humidity that makes the Mississippi air feel so thick. I believe it's the ghosts.

San Francisco vacation visitors pay a pretty penny for lodgings

posted: 07/05/2015 2:01 a.m. Discuss

San Francisco already is one of the priciest U.S. cities for apartment renters and companies seeking office space. Now the area has a new distinction: it's the world's most expensive place for visitors to spend the night.

TRAVEL IN EUROPE: Rome lights up the night with delights

posted: 07/05/2015 2 a.m. Discuss

In Rome, sunset brings unexpected magic. A stroll in the cool of the evening is made memorable by the romance of the Eternal City. The tourist who retreats at night to an air-conditioned hotel room is missing the best time to plunge into Rome. Once the museums close and the crowds thin, Rome relaxes. The city -- so grand and monumental by day -- becomes intimate and approachable.

The Art of Travel: First-class summer art shows

posted: 07/05/2015 1:59 a.m. Discuss

Anywhere you travel, great art is rarely far away. Lovers of Vincent van Gogh, John Singer Sargent and impressionism should be enthralled by these shows:

Club news

posted: 07/05/2015 1 a.m. Discuss

Photographers The Photographic Society of Northwest Arkansas will discuss copyright, privacy rights and the recent law proposals regarding photography at their meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Whole Hog Cafe in Bentonville.


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