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Lauray's the Diamond Center, Murphy-Pitard Jewelers to Merge

Lauray's the Diamond Center, Murphy-Pitard Jewelers to Merge
Murphy-Pitard Owners Amanda Pitard and James “Toddy” Pitard Jr. with Lauray’s Owners Mark and Patti Fleischner.

Lauray's the Diamond Center of Hot Springs, family-owned since 1924, will be acquired by Murphy-Pitard Jewelers of El Dorado which has been in business since 1939.
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Consumers in the Loop (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

Recycling is a business; it's transactional, subject to market pressures and the critical law of supply and demand.
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Northwest Apartments Sold for $7 Million

A 128-unit apartment project in west Little Rock, a 25,248-SF warehouse showroom in Sherwood, a 5,528-SF home in Little Rock and a 16,600-SF retail project in Conway join together for this week's quartet of real estate transactions.
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