Tagged: capital hotel

Who is Melanie Steele... And Why Is She Buying All This Stuff?

by Gwen Moritz 3/31/2014 12:00 am

Since the beginning of the year, Melanie Steele has paid $1 million for a home in Chenal Valley; $385,000 for a house in Canal Pointe and $92,000 for the lot next door; $357,500 for a house in the Lakewood section of North Little Rock; and $80,000 for a house that she then moved off its lot in Indian Hills. All in cash.

Restaurants Open, Serving Cheer At Christmas (Sans the Nog)

by Jan Cottingham 12/16/2013 12:00 am

As for this Christmas and dining choices, what follows is a by-no-means-comprehensive list for the Little Rock-North Little Rock area, with a side trip to Russellville. Calling ahead is highly recommended.

Capital Hotel's Pastry Chef Tandra Watkins Is Moving to Miami

by Lance Turner 10/30/2013 11:18 am

The Capital Hotel's star executive pastry chef, Tandra Watkins, is moving to Miami next month.

Michael Wekerle Tells Toronto Star: Not Proud Of Behavior

by Lance Turner 10/17/2013 07:37 am

The Toronto Star follows up on reports out of Little Rock that Canadian millionaire Michael Wekerle is being sued by a Capital Hotel employee after a wild night in Little Rock.

Here's a GIF of Michael Wekerle Picking Up A Woman Outside the Capital Hotel

by Lance Turner 10/10/2013 04:43 pm

Courtesy of the Arkansas Times, here's a taste of Canadian businessman Michael Wekerle's night at the Capital Hotel three years ago.

Update: Canadian Trader Plans to Fight LR Lawsuit 'Vigorously'

by Gwen Moritz 10/10/2013 08:49 am

A valet injured when Michael Wekerle, a "very wealthy, important person from Canada," caused a rumpus at the Capital Hotel in downtown Little Rock three years ago, is now seeking $75,000 in damages.

Video: Capital Hotel's New Chef Joël Antunes Cooking for Growth

by Kate Knable 1/7/2013 12:00 am

Antunes expects to change the Ashley's menu, but he doesn't plan to make the fare incompatible with what Richardson and his team have done in the past.

Staff Members of LR's Capital Hotel Branch Out Online

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2013 12:00 am

While the Capital Hotel's new executive chef develops a cooking website, an executive of the hotel already has a web site "running."

Capital Hotel Names New Executive Chef

by Lance Turner 12/13/2012 09:16 am

The Capital Hotel of Little Rock says Joël Antunes is its new executive chef, overseeing the kitchen at Ashley's in the Capital Hotel, the Capital Bar and Grill, and the hotel's private dining and catering.

Matt Bell to Open Oxford American's South on Main Restaurant

by Kate Knable 11/5/2012 11:38 am

Matt Bell, sous-chef at the Capital Hotel in Little Rock will own South on Main, a Southern restaurant associated with The Oxford American magazine. It is expected to open in February.