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Bentonville Hotel Sells for $11 Million (NWA Real Deals)

Bentonville Hotel  Sells for $11 Million (NWA Real Deals)

A Shreveport hotel group bought the 90-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel at 1001 McClain Road, just east of Interstate 49.
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CJRW Adds Laura Walker to Design Team (Movers & Shakers)

Laura Walker has been hired as art director for CJRW in Little Rock.
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Springdale Hopes to Maintain New Momentum Downtown

Springdale hopes to build on recent efforts to reinvigorate its downtown.
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