posted: 03/08/2014 2:03 a.m.
Swivel Head Flashlight What’s to love: Even better than before. Energizer has improved this professional model to make it brighter and sturdier.
posted: 03/02/2014 3:14 a.m.
It was a standing room only crowd Feb. 21 in the Great Hall of the Clinton Presidential Center for a sneak peek at Champion Trees, an Arkansas Educational Television Network documentary that will premiere at 7 p.m. Monday.
posted: 03/02/2014 3:11 a.m.
Music, a jalapeno eating contest, a kickball tournament, a chili cook-off and a kids zone — just count the ways attendees could get their kicks at the sixth annual Big Red Ball Charitable Foundation’s Chili With a Kick.
posted: 03/02/2014 3:10 a.m.
For those keeping score, the House won 75 to 65 on Feb. 19 at the second annual Arkansas legislative basketball game, Hoops for Kids’ Sake, but the real victory went to the kids.
posted: 03/02/2014 2:57 a.m.
Jaclyn Brooke Abundis and Patrick Dorez White exchanged marriage vows at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, in Calvary Church of the Nazarene. Officiating was the Rev. Arlie Kyzer of Faith Community Church of the Nazarene in Atlanta, Texas.
posted: 02/23/2014 4:12 a.m.
Rio Carnival was the theme for this year’s Evolve, held in the Grand Ballroom of the Little Rock Marriott on Feb. 15. The event is the Centers for Youth and Families’ signature fundraiser.
posted: 02/23/2014 4:07 a.m.
Luminarias lined the pathways to the different vistas around a lake where couples and families could enjoy food and cultural activities from Asia, Jamaica, Mexico, New Orleans, Rome and Shakespeare’s Elizabethan England on Valentine’s evening. Feb. 14 was opening night of Lanterns!, Wildwood Park for the Arts’ Outdoor Winter Festival.
posted: 02/23/2014 3:53 a.m.
More than 1,200 attendees, many with muffin tins in hand, were served soup samples from 24 area eateries Feb. 16 at Soup Sunday.
posted: 02/22/2014 2:22 a.m.
Boll and Branch Sheet Sets What’s to love: Heirloom Quality organic cotton sheets.
posted: 02/16/2014 3:52 a.m.
About 150 pounds of wildlife was donated to the annual Taste of Wildlife supper held Feb. 7 at Pine Bluff Country Club. With that bounty, chef Jamie McAfee — with the help of some purchased quail and frog legs — created a gourmet spread for a sold-out crowd of about 200 people.
posted: 02/15/2014 2:22 a.m.
Grillgrate What’s to love: The grates provide a new and improved surface for gas or charcoal grills.
posted: 02/09/2014 2:47 a.m.
It’s easy to think of a firefighter as a hero, but a fifth-grader ? How about a school bus driver or truck driver?
posted: 02/09/2014 2:36 a.m.
Detroit Tigers right-fielder Torii Hunter was the special guest at Homeruns and Heroes held at the Governor’s Mansion on Jan. 30.
posted: 02/09/2014 2:35 a.m.
A combination of awards and entertainment created the feeling of a Hollywood-style shindig, complete with search lights and a red carpet entrance, at the 11th annual Jane B. Mendel Tikkun Olam Awards.
posted: 02/08/2014 1:09 a.m.
Zapi UV Toothbrush Sanitizer What’s to love: A nifty sanitizer uses Ninja moves to clean one’s toothbrush. OK, it really just looks like a Ninja, but uses UV light to clean brushes.