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Happy Grandpa Sings This Song, Dadoo, Dadoo

by Craig O'Neill 9/22/2016 12:00 am

The young Craig O’Neill never would have seen the life-changing merits of a tea party or the joy in dancing the Nutcracker as a 65-year-old. But then he became “Dadoo,” and spending time with his granddaughters became one of the greatest, magical gifts in his life.

Mardi Gras Meets Valentine's Day in the Streets of SoMa Feb. 14

by Jess Ardrey 2/9/2015 9:20 am

It's going to be fun, it's going to be delicious and you're going to want to be there. Laissez le bons temps rouler.

Saints & Sinners Auction Preview

by Jess Ardrey 1/30/2015 8:26 am

We've got your sneak peek at some of the items in the lineup and details about the online bidding process. You want to see this.

Saints & Sinners Takes the Stage this Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 1/26/2015 8:00 am

Break out the black ties. The Rep is pulling out all the stops to entertain guests at its annual gala, and we can't wait to see what's in store.

The 31st Annual Saints and Sinners Gala Set for Jan. 31

by Jess Ardrey 12/19/2014 8:18 am

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre has a habit of thrilling audiences, which they plan on continuing at their annual black-tie gala. Long live The Rep.

Celebrating Grandparents Day with Craig O'Neill and Jane Hankins

by Heather Bennett 9/2/2014 12:00 am

In every issue this year we’ve dedicated special space in celebration of our 20th anniversary. This month is no exception, except we are also celebrating National Grandparents Day which is Sunday, September 7. In honor of this beloved familial group, we’ve invited some of our community’s favorite iconic personalities who just so happen to be grandparents themselves.

UALR Finale

by Staff 7/1/2014 12:01 am

UALR’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences department hosted the annual Finale event at the college’s Jack Stephens Center. Craig O’Neill and Jane F. Hankins were honored for being longtime supporters of UALR’s arts programs. Last year’s honoree, Melissa Thoma, was master of ceremonies for the event.

We Live Here: Craig O'Neill and Jane Hankins of The Heights

by Craig O'Neill 7/1/2013 12:00 am

The Heights is more than an area or neighborhood. It is a foundation on which great family stories are built. In our 37 years here, we have seen so many changes — in neighbors, stores, architecture, restaurants and all those things that contribute to the culture of a neighborhood. But the one constant is the nurturing, creative spirit that infuses all who live and work here.

Video: Davy Carter, Mike Beebe's Budget & Medicaid

by Lance Turner 11/16/2012 8:05 am

Rep. Ed Garner, THV 11 News' Craig O'Neill and Arkansas Business' Lance Turner talks about Davy Carter, Mike Beebe's $4.9 billion budget proposal and the looming fight over the Medicaid expansion in Arkansas under the Affordable Care Act.

Get Advance Tickets Today for Hawgs for a Cause Tailgate Party Nov. 9

by Karen Martin 11/2/2012 4:55 am

Get a price break on advance tickets today (Nov. 2) for Hawgs for a Cause, a tailgate party benefiting Arkansas Enterprises for the Developmentally Disabled planned for Nov. 9 at AEDD Multi-Purpose Center, East Roosevelt Road and Main Street, Little Rock.

Two-Party Political System is Theme of Old State House Annual Supper Thursday

by Karen Martin 10/30/2012 7:45 am

A timely discussion of the two-party political system by former U.S. Senator David Pryor and former U.S. Rep. Ed Bethune will be part of the of Old State House Museum Associates' annual supper Thursday (Nov. 1).

Join a Fundraising Team for Walk Now for Autism Speaks on Oct. 6 at Clinton Center

by Karen Martin 9/27/2012 6:22 am

The third annual Arkansas Walk Now for Autism Speaks, planned for 10 a.m. Oct. 6 at Clinton Presidential Center, 1200 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock, seeks to raise more than $105,000 for autism research and advocacy work. Advance and onsite registration is available.

Women & Children First Gets Tropical

by Staff 8/1/2012 12:00 am

Caribbean Cabaret - an auction and cocktail reception to benefit Women & Children First - was held at the home of Tiffany and Daniel Robinson. Dawn Scott was emcee, Craig O'Neill was auctioneer and Mayday by Midnight provided entertainment.

Presbyterian Village to Honor Dr. and Mrs. Warren Boop at Arkansas Arts Center March 8

by Karen Martin 2/29/2012 7:24 am

Dr. and Mrs. Warren Boop will be honored for their service to Presbyterian Village and the community at 6:30 p.m. March 8 at the Arkansas Arts Center, Ninth and Commerce streets, Little Rock. Tickets are $100.

Jeff Hankins, Craig O'Neill & Heather Brown Compete in Today's THV's 'OldyWed Game'

by Lance Turner 2/14/2012 8:44 am

In this video, InArkansas.com Publisher Jeff Hankins, Today's THV's Craig O'Neill and Alice 107.7's Heather Brown compete in Today's THV This Morning's "OldyWed Game," hoping to win a lucky couple a special Valentine's Day night on the town.

Family Fun Fest: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Today, Dickey-Stephens Park, North Little Rock

by Karen Martin 10/1/2011 5:26 am

The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce’s third annual Family Fun Fest will be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today (Oct. 1) at Dickey-Stephens Park, 400 W. Broadway, North Little Rock. Admission is $5 for adults (kids 12 and under get in free).

Little Rock Artist Jane Hankins Gets Contract for First Novel

by Karen Martin 9/1/2011 5:06 am

Jane Hankins, known for her whimsical statues of octogenarian tea parties and fairy folk, will publish her first novel in the first half of 2012.

A Rockin' Bow Tie Affair Coming Saturday to Argenta Community Theater

by Karen Martin 8/17/2011 5:09 am

Dance to the music of the B-Flats and honor John M. A. DiPippa of the UALR School of Law at the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation's A Rockin' Bow Tie Affair at 7 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 20) at Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main St., North Little Rock. Tickets are $100 per person.

Jeff Hankins Subject of Big Brothers Big Sisters Toast & Roast

by Staff 11/1/2010 12:00 am

The 36th annual BBBS Toast & Roast, honoring Arkansas Business Publishing Group President and Publisher Jeff Hankins, was held at the DoubleTree Hotel and featured a reception and dinner, followed by a live auction and program. Roasters included Danny Burleson, Nelson Catalina, Jay Chesshir and Lance Turner; Craig O’Neill emceed. Mike Rhoda and Debbie Knight were event co-chairs.

Bingo Bash Benefits ACCESS Academy

by Staff 10/1/2010 12:00 am

The 4th Annual ACCESS Bingo Bash, hosted by ACCESS in Action young professionals group, was held at the ACCESS Stella Boyle Smith campus and raised $15,000 for ACCESS Academy tuition assistance. Nathan Green was event chair; Jack Lankford and Craig O’Neill, emcees; JPMS Cox, title sponsor; and Burge’s, dinner sponsor.