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Outstanding Education: All About Central Arkansas Public, Private Schools

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:16 am

From elementary to college, students in central Arkansas have a variety of choices for their education. Private and parochial schools are abundant, and three public school districts in the Little Rock area offer a rigorous curriculum.

5 Restaurants to Hit Before and After the Game

by Jess Ardrey 9/28/2016 5:32 pm

In the name of the burger, the pizza and the holy hog.

Buy Your Tickets for Little Rock Family Day at the Rep

by Lydia McAllister 8/8/2016 10:22 am

It’s time to mark your calendars and buy your tickets for Little Rock Family Day at the Rep. Tickets go on sale TODAY for the Dec. 3 “A Christmas Story” play.

Shop Talk: Summer Sale Events

by Soirée Staff 7/19/2016 4:07 pm

It's summer sale galore in Little Rock. We’ve rounded up some local sales events from around the city that you’ll definitely want to take advantage of.

Celebrate All Things Arkansas With Historic Arkansas Museum's Free 75th Anniversary Celebration

by Lydia McAllister 7/18/2016 7:00 am

This is a big one — a big birthday, that is. Tuesday, July 19 is the Historic Arkansas Museum's 75th birthday. Help celebrate Arkansas history and the museum's 75th anniversary of its 1941 opening day with free admission to the historic grounds and cupcakes.

Shop Talk: More Sale Events You Don't Want to Miss

by Lydia McAllister 7/12/2016 12:11 pm

The time to refresh your summer wardrobe is now. We’ve rounded up five local sales events from around the city that you’ll definitely want to take advantage of. Go ahead, live a little. Shopping is cardio, you know.

Join the Fun at the River Market's 20th Birthday Bash

by Little Rock Family Staff 7/5/2016 8:51 am

A day packed with free activities for the whole crew? Count us in!

Stone's Throw Brewing Celebrates Third Anniversary

by Lydia McAllister 6/28/2016 3:27 pm

Stone's Throw is about as patriotic as it gets. With its first batch brewed on July 4, 2013, it's time to celebrate this Little Rock nano-brewery's third anniversary in the MacArthur Park Historic District.

Little Rock Restaurant Guide: Vast, Diverse Menu Satisfies All Tastes

by Greater LIttle Rock Guest Guide Staff 4/25/2016 12:15 am

No trip to the Greater Little Rock area would be complete without indulging in Southern favorites like sweet tea, fried food, dishes made with fresh, local ingredients, and some of the best barbecue you’ll find anywhere.

Creative Corridor Debuts First Completed Section

by Alexis Hosticka 9/15/2015 9:08 am

The city of Little Rock on Monday opened the 500 block of Main Street — the first section of the Creative Corridor streetscape. Includes video and slideshow.

Little Rock Director Kenneth Richardson Cited for Driving While Intoxicated

by Associated Press 1/11/2015 2:40 pm

A member of Little Rock's board of directors has been cited for driving while intoxicated.

USA Today Readers' Choice Picks Little Rock as No. 3 Best State Capital

by Lee Hogan 1/9/2015 12:28 pm

Little Rock was recently selected as the No. 3 Best State Capital in a readers' choice award by USA Today and 10Best.

Is Little Rock a Travel-Worthy Capital? Vote in USA Today Poll

by Lee Hogan 1/5/2015 8:00 am

The answer to this question: yes! We know this already, but let's make it official and vote. Today is the last day to cast your vote.

Fort Smith No. 1 in Arkansas Tech Business Index for September, 3Q

by Lee Hogan 12/9/2014 10:27 am

Fort Smith returned to the top of the Arkansas Tech University Business Index in September, and also led the way in the third-quarter rankings.

Thanksgiving Weekend To-Do List: 5 Fun Things for the Whole Family

by Lee Hogan 11/26/2014 8:44 am

In between gobbling down that Thanksgiving feast and watching endless hours of football, we have a few things on our weekend to-do list that may burn calories and get the entire family off the sofa. Let the holiday season begin!

Report: Clinton Presidential Center Boosts Downtown Economy, Tourism

by Lee Hogan 11/19/2014 3:10 pm

Ten years since its construction, the $165 million Clinton Presidential Center has more than covered its cost.

Need a ride? There's an App for That

by Lee Hogan 11/11/2014 9:12 am

It's been talked about and the source of rumors for months, and now it's finally true: Uber is in Little Rock.

Uber Comes to Little Rock

by Lee Hogan 11/6/2014 2:12 pm

It looks like Little Rock residents needing a ride across town have some new options with the news Thursday that Uber is here.

Damgoode Pies Moving into River Market

by Lee Hogan 11/3/2014 1:04 pm

Damgoode Pies is taking over in the former spot of Boscos in the River Market District.

Jane Chu to Visit Little Rock, North Little Rock Next Week

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/3/2014 9:51 am

The chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts is scheduled to be in central Arkansas next week to meet with the arts community in Little Rock and North Little Rock.