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Vote for Public Transit (Jimmy Moses Commentary)

by Jimmy Moses 2/22/2016 12:00 am

Recently, the Downtown Little Rock Partnership, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, the Maumelle Chamber of Commerce and several community leaders have endorsed the quarter-cent sales tax to fund public transit on the March 1 Pulaski County ballot.

Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame

by Staff 10/1/2015 12:00 am

A joint effort of Arkansas Business Publishing Group and the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, the inaugural Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame ceremony and dinner was presented by Centennial Bank and honored some of the state’s most exceptional women, including: Mary Ann Ritter Arnold, Betty Bumpers, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Mary Good, Johnelle Hunt, Edith Irby Jones and Alice Walton. Posthumous honorees were Daisy Gatson Bates, Hattie Caraway, Hester Davis and Roberta W. Fulbright. The Women’s Emergency Committee was also celebrated. The event was held at the Statehouse Convention Center’s Wally Allen Ballroom. For more info, visit ARWomensHallOfFame.com.

Inaugural Inductees Honored at Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame

by Alexis Hosticka 8/28/2015 9:12 am

The new Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame inducted its first members, 11 women and one group, during a ceremony Thursday night at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

NLR Chamber of Commerce Begins CEO Search

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/1/2015 11:28 am

The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce said Wednesday that it is now accepting applications for the position of president and CEO.

Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Announces Inaugural Inductees

by Alexis Hosticka 6/22/2015 11:38 am

The Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame on Monday announced its inaugural 11 inductees, including four historic figures and one organization.

Chambers of Commerce Worried Over Judge's Payment Ruling

by Mark Friedman 2/9/2015 12:00 am

A Pulaski County Circuit Court judge’s ruling last month that ordered the cities of Little Rock and North Little Rock to stop paying chambers of commerce and related entities for economic development programs sent shock waves through chamber offices across the state.

Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Slated for 2015

by Jess Ardrey 12/17/2014 8:00 am

The NLR Chamber of Commerce and ABPG recently announced a new program and we absolutely love it. We know who runs the world.

Sing Their Praises (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 12/15/2014 12:00 am

Women are caught in a double bind: Brag on themselves, and they may be seen as pushy. Fail to brag on themselves, and they may be seen as pushovers. That’s just one of the reasons that last week’s launch of the Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame by the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Arkansas Business Publishing Group, is a welcome development. The Hall of Fame’s purpose is to recognize the many contributions of women in the state.

NLR Chamber, ABPG Launch Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame

by Lee Hogan 12/10/2014 1:38 pm

The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Arkansas Business Publishing Group of Little Rock, launched the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame on Wednesday.

NLR Chamber, ABPG Join In Women’s Hall of Fame

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/5/2014 11:36 am

The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Arkansas Business Publishing Group of Little Rock to launch a new program to honor the significant contributions of Arkansas women in business, politics, philanthropy and other fields.

Weekend To-Do List: 6 Events to Check Out

by Lee Hogan 7/31/2014 8:30 am

Whether it's networking, learning about history, taking some photos or getting in a little exercise, you should be able to find something to your liking in the metro area this weekend. Here's a few events to watch for.

Rogers-Lowell Edges LR Regional as Largest Chamber of Commerce in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2013 12:00 am

With five more members than Little Rock Regional, Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce takes top spot as largest in the state.

Donate to a School Supplies Drive to Benefit Arkansas Children

by Blair Neel 7/15/2013 2:00 pm

While you're back-to-school shopping for your children, pick up some extra supplies to donate to these central Arkansas school supplies drives.

Free Family Fun: This Weekend's Top 6 Budget-Friendly Events in Central Arkansas

by Blair Neel 6/27/2013 10:45 am

You don't have to spend a dime to entertain your family this weekend. Attend one of these free, family-friendly events in central Arkansas.

Austin Pittman Adjusts Focus at Bedford Camera & Video (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/20/2013 12:00 am

Austin Pittman has been promoted to vice president of operations at Bedford Camera & Video Inc. in Little Rock. Pittman has worked for the company for more than 15 years and is a board member of the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce.

Margaret Ellibee: Takes on Big Job

by Luke Jones 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Since succeeding Dan Bakke in August as president of Pulaski Tech, Margaret Ellibee has become involved with the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce and the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce.

James Lee Witt to Speak at North Little Rock Chamber Banquet Tonight

by Mark Carter 2/19/2013 2:30 pm

James Lee Witt, native Arkansan and former director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, will be the keynote speaker at the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce banquet Tuesday night.

NLR Chamber of Commerce to Host A Night at the Rep

by Karen Martin 11/26/2012 5:49 am

A silent auction, seats at a showing of White Christmas and a post-show reception -- hosted by the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce -- is planned for Tuesday (Nov. 27) at Arkansas Repertory Theatre, 601 Main St., Little Rock.

This Weekend's Top 10 Events for Central Arkansas Families

by Blair Neel 9/27/2012 7:00 am

Fall is officially here. October is right around the corner. And then it's full steam ahead on the crazy (holiday) train. Revel in the last weekend of September by attending one (or all) of Little Rock Family's top 10 event picks for weekend family fun.

NLR Taste of the Town Coming to Dickey-Stephens Park Thursday

by Karen Martin 9/24/2012 7:54 am

Taste of the Town, presented by Pulaski Technical College, will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 27) at Dickey-Stephens Park, 400 W. Broadway, Little Rock. Admission is $15 in advance and $20 at the door.