posted: 03/10/2014 4:29 a.m.
Legislation on how to accommodate disabled-housing requests will be considered by the North Little Rock City Council tonight, after the council rejected an alternative-housing request in December.
posted: 03/08/2014 2:47 a.m.
Mexico’s former first lady Margarita Zavala Gomez del Campo urged women Friday to keep striving for seats on corporate boards and elected offices, noting the gains other countries have made with women gaining authoritative roles.
posted: 03/07/2014 2:55 a.m.
North Little Rock, Pulaski County and the North Little Rock School District received payments Thursday from property tax revenue that had been held in escrow since 2009 because of a lawsuit between the city and the school district.
posted: 03/03/2014 3:46 a.m.
A projection of North Little Rock’s general-fund budgets for the next five years shows almost a complete loss of cash reserves by the end of 2017 if new sources of revenue aren’t created and expenditures aren’t cut.
posted: 02/27/2014 4:51 a.m.
About four dozen Canada geese were lounging near a pond on a Burns Park golf course in North Little Rock on Wednesday afternoon when they got a fast introduction to the city’s newest addition.
posted: 02/26/2014 4:48 a.m.
Concerns about the time frame on requiring larger apartment complexes in Little Rock to offer recycling to their tenants led the city Board of Directors on Tuesday to delay the proposed July 1 start date to Jan. 1.
posted: 02/23/2014 4:48 a.m.
Maumelle residents won’t have to throw their junk mail, milk jugs or juice cartons into the trash starting this week, when the city’s expanded recycling program gets underway.
posted: 02/23/2014 4:35 a.m.
Friends of Animals to host chili supper A chili supper sponsored by the North Little Rock Friends of Animals is scheduled for 5-8 p.m. Friday at Park Hill Christian Church, 4400 John F. Kennedy Blvd. in North Little Rock.
posted: 02/18/2014 2:52 a.m.
On her 109th birthday Monday, Leta Nolen looked happiest sitting next to her friend Leo Evers, showing off a packet of photos — never mind the fuss being made in her honor.
posted: 02/16/2014 4:11 a.m.
Proposal for earlier meetings on agenda A proposed time change to have earlier meetings of the City Council will be on the council’s Feb. 24 agenda, Mayor Joe Smith said.
posted: 02/13/2014 5:14 a.m.
The University of Arkansas announced Wednesday that those who buy tickets for indoor club seating at the Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium will be able to purchase beer and wine when the 2014 season begins.
posted: 02/12/2014 4:40 a.m.
Water and sewer rates in Maumelle will rise by 1.5 percent on March billings, the board of commissioners for Maumelle Water Management unanimously decided Tuesday afternoon.
posted: 02/11/2014 2:17 a.m.
Goats, hogs and sheep will be joining St. Joseph Farm at the 63-acre site of the historic former orphanage, the North Little Rock City Council unanimously approved Monday.
posted: 02/10/2014 2:21 a.m.
Maumelle City Council members want more input from residents and more precise dollar figures from city staff members before moving ahead with any or all proposed capital projects from a $23.2 million wish list presented last week by a bond task force.
posted: 02/06/2014 5:07 a.m.
St. Joseph Farm’s plan to raise goats on the former orphanage’s 63 acres inside North Little Rock’s city limits will provide not only a unique product for local markets but also a draw for agricultural tourism and education, founder Jody Hardin said Wednesday.