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Little Rock Eyes International Boost As Peabody Changes to Marriott

by Chuck Bartels, The Associated Press 5/1/2013 11:15 am

Downtown Little Rock is losing its ducks, but it's gaining some international recognition with the changeover of the Peabody hotel to a full-service Marriott.

Laura Beth Vogel Chisels Out A Place for Public Art

by Amanda Hoelzeman 10/1/2012 12:00 am

Sculpture at the River Market strives to make Little Rock a world-class destination for sculpture and public art.

Jim Harris: Mark May Talks Lou Holtz, Penn State And What He Expects From Razorbacks

by Jim Harris 8/20/2012 3:18 pm

ESPN college football analyst Mark May covered more subjects in 30 minutes for the Little Rock Touchdown Club on Monday than most football banquet speakers would manage in a week. With his rapid-fire delivery and his ability to change directions in midthought, May touched on everything the Arkansas football fan would have wanted to know as the Touchdown Club opened its eighth season with a one-off at the Peabody Hotel. May, a former NFL star offensive tackle with the Washington Redskins and a College Football Hall of Fame inductee, described himself Monday as "blunt, truthful and honest." Nothing about college football, however, seemed to hit home with May more than the Penn State scandal.

ESPN's Mark May Kicks Off Little Rock Touchdown Club Aug. 20

by Jim Harris 8/10/2012 8:10 am

ESPN college football analyst Mark May will open the Little Rock Touchdown Club's slate of speakers on Monday, Aug. 20, at the Peabody Hotel ballroom downtown. While May's appearance is set for the Peabody, the remainder off the schedule will be held weekly through the season at the Embassy Suites in west Little Rock, starting with former Southern Cal and Los Angeles Rams head coach John Robinson on Aug. 27, followed on Tuesday, Sept. 4, by Howard Schnellenberger, another former college and pro coach who led Miami to the 1983 national championship.

Last Chance to Share July 4 Memories -- You Could Win Tickets to Rockets from the Roof

by Lauren James 6/22/2012 9:15 am

Enter to win tickets for a bird's-eye view of downtown Little Rock's Fourth of July fireworks show at Peabody Little Rock's Rockets from the Roof by sharing your favorite Independence Day memories.

ACCESS Hosts 14th Annual Starry Starry Night

by Soiree Staff 5/1/2012 12:00 am

The 14th Annual Starry Starry Night gala was held at the Little Rock Peabody Hotel to benefit ACCESS Group, Inc. John and Vicky Starling were event co-chairs.