Tagged: bobby roberts

Hardy Country Singer Gets $2.1M from Missouri Bank Over Lost Masters

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/3/2017 12:00 am

A country singer/songwriter who lives in Hardy in north Arkansas recently received a $2.1 million jury award against a Missouri bank for selling the master recordings of his songs and his recording equipment.

Arkansas Nonprofit News Network Aiming for Impact

by Kyle Massey 2/13/2017 12:00 am

In an era when “fake news” is a rallying cry and the Trump administration is attacking the press as a “failing” opposition party, Lindsay Millar has launched the Arkansas Nonprofit News Network as a “nonpartisan news project dedicated to producing journalism that matters to Arkansans.”

Central Arkansas Planners Think I-30 Proposal Costly, Inefficient

by Mark Friedman 8/17/2015 12:00 am

The state Highway Department’s $450 million plan to widen Interstate 30, a project that includes replacing the Arkansas River Bridge, is generating hand-wringing from area planners.

Sherwood Walgreens Sells For $3.3 Million (Real Deals)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/19/2015 12:00 am

A Walgreens in Sherwood tipped the scales at $3.38 million. A 240-unit apartment project in southwest Little Rock weighed in at $2.8 million. And land for a 49-lot residential project in west Little Rock was assembled in two deals totaling $930,000.

CALS Pays $235,000 for Former River Market Alleyway at Arcade Building

by George Waldon 8/12/2013 12:00 am

Central Arkansas Library System paid $235,000 in February for two slivers of land along the western and southern edges of the Arcade Building site — land that the sellers had gotten from the city of Little Rock for free just two months earlier.

Latest Project of Bobby Roberts, River Market's Arcade Building, Nearing Completion

by George Waldon 8/12/2013 12:00 am

The newest addition to the Central Arkansas Library System real estate roster will be the Arcade Building at 100 River Market Ave. The $14 million, 59,000-SF, mixed-use project represents a loose joint venture between CALS and private development interests.

2011 JCA Humanitarian Dinner

by Staff 5/2/2011 12:00 am

Just Communities of Arkansas (JCA) celebrated its 48th annual Humanitarian Dinner at the Little Rock Peabody Hotel honoring Bobby Roberts and State Representative Kathy Webb.

Library Design Is Subject of Art in Architecture Lecture

by Karen Martin 5/10/2010 10:34 am

Bobby Roberts, director of the Central Arkansas Library System, will discuss how libraries are designed at 6 p.m. Tuesday (May 11) at the Arkansas Arts Center. Admission is free.

Bobby Roberts Receives Lions World Services Award

by Staff 3/1/2010 12:13 am

Bobby Roberts, director of the Central Arkansas Library System, was awarded the Lions World Services for the Blind 2009 Vision Award at a luncheon held at the DoubleTree Hotel.