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Emily Van Zandt

Associate Features Editor

Recent Stories by Emily Van Zandt

Cooking: In-n-out of the kitchen: How to make your favorite fast-food burgers

posted: 09/30/2015 2:06 a.m. Comment 1

When it comes to fast-food debates, few spark as much contention as the battle over burgers.

Starting young

posted: 09/23/2015 1:46 a.m. Discuss

Parents waiting for the teen years to talk to their children about the dangers of alcohol may want to rethink their timeline.

Agency offers hints for parents

posted: 09/23/2015 1:44 a.m. Discuss

Looking to start a conversation with kids about safe alcohol use? The federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration offers the following tips as part of their "Talk. They Hear You." campaign:

Vapor trail

posted: 09/14/2015 1:49 a.m. Discuss

At Vapor-Riffic in Conway, things look a little different from when the store first opened in early 2014. Each tiny bottle of the liquid nicotine mixture called e-liquid, used to refill personal vaporizers, now has a childproof cap attached.

A beneficial device or a risky gateway?

posted: 09/14/2015 1:41 a.m. Discuss

As the state's regulation of e-cigarette and vaping products gets underway, debate continues over the use of the alternate nicotine products as smoking-cessation tools.

Like they eat in Italy

posted: 09/08/2015 2:07 a.m. Discuss

Chicago may have its deep dish, and New York its oversize slices, but a far more traditional pie is taking hold in Arkansas restaurants.

Roll on

posted: 08/26/2015 2:45 a.m. Discuss

It's just before 11 p.m. when neighbors come out to investigate the noise. On Donaghey Drive in North Little Rock, teenagers are flinging dozens of rolls of toilet paper through the sky, the ragged paper hooking leaves and limbs before plummeting to the ground.

2 cite living proof of gains in cystic fibrosis battle

posted: 08/09/2015 3:30 a.m. Discuss

Brittany Goings Marsh and Carmen Smith like tangible results.

Sawbucks doesn't fill Maumelle void

posted: 07/30/2015 1:57 a.m. Comment 1

Meet a friend for lunch in Maumelle, and chances are you'll be parking your car in front of a national chain.

Home(town) brews

posted: 07/07/2015 2:32 a.m. Discuss

It wasn't too long ago that sipping locally brewed suds on a Friday night wasn't so simple -- or popular. Just five years ago, there were only two locally owned brewpubs in Little Rock. Now, the field has expanded to six brewery taprooms and brewpubs in Little Rock and North Little Rock, with a handful more on the way in the next year.



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