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Special Event: Festival celebrates diversity with Turkish food, culture

posted: 09/14/2017 1:51 a.m. Discuss

Whirling dervishes, henna tattoos and kebabs galore will add some extra spice to Little Rock during the annual Turkish Food Festival, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday.

TV on DVD: Just Shoot Me series on disc offers hours of comic relief

posted: 09/10/2017 1:54 a.m. Discuss

What is it? Just Shoot Me, complete series, 148 episodes on 19 discs from Shout! Factory

Special Event: Black Food Festival grows into a cultural marketplace

posted: 09/07/2017 1:46 a.m. Discuss

Little Rock is home to several food and cultural festivals serving up exotic dishes and sharing unfamiliar customs. While the Black Food Festival may at first seem to dish up foods that are commonplace in comparison to the Turkish Food Festival's kofta or the Jewish Food Festival's knishes, it's got a culinary story to tell that goes beyond "soul food."

Special Events: Arkansas' 52 state parks mark Legacy Week

posted: 08/31/2017 1:49 a.m. Discuss

Whether a person lives in the Ozarks or the Delta, whether they're a "kick back and fish" type or a mountain-climbing daredevil or a history enthusiast, odds are good that they can find just the right recreational fit at one of the Arkansas state parks. That's particularly true this weekend, as parks from one corner to the other celebrate Legacy Week.

Volunteer pair inspired to help abused children

posted: 08/27/2017 2:35 a.m. Discuss

Passion and fashion will collide Sept. 6 in an evening of fundraising and fun at the Woman of Inspiration event, courtesy of Children's Advocacy Centers of Arkansas.

TV on DVD: Archie resides in Riverdale, but comic comparisons few

posted: 08/27/2017 2:16 a.m. Discuss

What is it? Riverdale, Season 1, 13 episodes on three discs from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment

Special Event: Little Rock TV, radio personalities to put lips in motion for Make-A-Wish

posted: 08/24/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

A celebrity lip-syncing through a performance may be cause for scandal, but when it's local celebrities engaged in a Lip Sync Battle, that's what's expected -- along with costumes, props and choreography.

Motherland immersion: ‘Art of Africa’ opens at Clinton Center and ‘Mandela’ is on the way

posted: 08/22/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

Different colored, richly dyed strips of cloth are woven together, carefully and painstakingly, to create the vibrant, eye-catching patterns of kente cloth.

Special Event: Chicken wings, beer aplenty at Verizon's first Wingstock

posted: 08/17/2017 1:48 a.m. Discuss

Battered, breaded, sizzling and seasoned, wings by the ton are landing at North Little Rock's Verizon Arena on Saturday for Verizon's first-ever Wingstock.

TV on DVD: Original Hawaii Five-O fun, especially the great scenery

posted: 08/13/2017 1:54 a.m. Discuss

What is it? Hawaii Five-O, complete series, 161 episodes on 72 disks from CBS DVD






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