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Update: Breckenridge Village Redevelopment

“No one expected a tornado. I guess you never do," said Tommy Keet, who still has transformational plans for the retail center. read more >
Restaurateurs Jim Keet, left, and his son, Jake, right, look over a rendering of the planned facade update for their future Waldo’s Chicken & Beer location with fellow Breckenridge Village Shopping Center investor Hank Kelley.
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Aging LR Commercial Centers Get a Refresh with New DevelopmentLock Icon

Hopeful new tenants at Breckenridge Village, the Riverdale Center and Pavilion in the Park share a new vision for how aging commercial properties can bring back customers. read more >
From left: A rib plate from Count Porkula BBQ, a beer from Flyway Brewing, a customer enjoying a bite at DeLuca's Pizzeria, and a chicken sandwich and fries from Waldo's Chicken & Beer
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Delicious Food & Brew News for Central ArkansasLock Icon

The common denominator in a series of dining developments is the Keet family’s JTJ Restaurants. read more >
Argenta Outdoor Dining District
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Have Cup, Will Travel: Drinks Hit The StreetsLock Icon

Outdoor drinks and dining have become commonplace in American downtowns, a trend pioneered in Arkansas by Little Rock, which initiated the River Market Entertainment District last summer. read more >
Dylan Yelenich is director of production and packaging at Lost Forty Brewing in Little Rock.
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Craft Breweries In the Age of COVID-19Lock Icon

Craft brewers in Arkansas, like a lot of businesses in the state, appeared to be on track to make 2020 a banner year, and then COVID-19 struck. read more >
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Argenta Entertainment District Aims to Promote Outdoor Dining

North Little Rock’s new entertainment district is all about allowing restaurant patrons to hang out and relax outside — but not party hard — in the Argenta neighborhood. read more >
Russ Melton, president of Diamond Bear, says breweries  add to the state’s image and desirability.
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Beer Tourism Contributing to Growth in Industry

Tourism officials around the state are banking on growing interest in craft beers, leveraging the brewing industry’s popularity to draw business to breweries and to the state’s other attractions. read more >