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Memphian Plays Hall Monitor on Ninth Street
Josh Billue, owner and president of Marathon Live, is renovating an old warehouse at 721 W. Ninth St. into The Hall, a venue for concerts, events and gatherings.

Memphian Plays Hall Monitor on Ninth Street

by Arkansas Business Staff – 1 week ago

Josh Billue is refinishing a 16,000-SF former warehouse into a tribute to the neighborhood that attracted artists like Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fizgerald and Duke Ellington in the Dreamland's heyday.

CJRW Interns Hit Ad Ground Running

CJRW Interns Hit Ad Ground Running
1 week ago

Seven collegians or recent graduates worked for ad agency CJRW this summer, gaining expertise in all specialties at the firm and working on real client projects.


New Projects Follow $43M Harbor Town

New Projects Follow $43M Harbor Town This article is available only in print.

Restaurants & FoodCover Story

The first new house built in the neighborhood immediately east of downtown Little Rock since 1995 is occupied, and scores of apartments will be ready within weeks. read more >

I-40 Bridge Nightmare Nearing End, With Luck

I-40 Bridge Nightmare Nearing End, With Luck

Transportation

No official has given a hard date for when the six-lane Interstate 40 bridge across the Mississippi River will reopen for traffic, but it is beginning to look like the end of July is a good bet. read more >

U.S. Restaurant Sales Continue to Rise

U.S. Restaurant Sales Continue to Rise

Restaurants & Food

Sales in eating and drinking establishments in the United States continue to trend upward as pandemic capacity restrictions are eased and more Americans are vaccinated. read more >

U.S. Infrastructure Showing Its Age

U.S. Infrastructure Showing Its Age

Transportation

As of early last week, President Joe Biden's eight-year, $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal appeared to be holding, but polarization in Washington makes the deal fragile. read more >