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Little Rock’s Long Road to Recovery: Six Months After Tornado DamageLock Icon

For some of the worst-hit commercial real estate and apartments, it could still be months before business is back to normal. read more >
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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 >
Jake Keet examines tornado damage at the Breckenridge Village shopping center in Little Rock on March 31, 2023
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Jake Keet Surveys Tornado Damage to Breckenridge Village

The storm is a devastating setback for the Keet family's plan to redevelop the shopping center. But they plan to push forward. read more >
A rendering of the redeveloped Breckenridge Village shopping center at 10301 N. Rodney Parham Rd. in Little Rock
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Owners See Breckenridge Village As ‘Restaurant-centric’ Destination

Restaurants both local and national have expressed interest in the center, said Jim Keet, chairman of JTJ Restaurants of Little Rock. 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 >
Restaurants & Food

Bonner Cameron Named Executive Chef at Petit & Keet

He has already added his spin to several of Petit & Keet's favorite dishes and introduced a few new ones. read more >
A City Silo Table + Pantry, such as the Memphis location shown above, is planned at the former Pei Wei property at The Promenade at Chenal in west Little Rock.
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City Silo Coming to Little RockLock Icon

City Silo Table + Pantry of Memphis is bringing its first out-of-state location to Little Rock, to the former Pei Wei restaurant at the Promenade at Chenal. read more >
Restaurants & Food

Waldo’s Sets Opening Date for North Little Rock Location

The restaurant is looking to hire 30-40 employees for all positions. read more >
A rib plate from Count Porkula at the Rail Yard in Little Rock.
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Count Porkula Brings Barbecue to Former SmokehouseLock Icon

JTJ Restaurants and Count Porkula BBQ have teamed up to open a full-service restaurant at the former Ozark Country Restaurant location. read more >
The popularity of chicken sandwiches at fast-food and similar restaurants, such as this one from Popeyes, continues to grow.
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Chicken Sandwich: The Ultimate ComfortLock Icon

Fried chicken may be the ultimate comfort food. And we all need comfort now more than ever. read more >
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Northwest Hills Hosts $7 Million Transaction (Real Deals)Lock Icon

A suburban Chicago company purchased the 35-year-old, 128-unit apartment project from an affiliate of Maxus Properties of North Kansas City, Missouri. read more >
Cock of the Walk closed its operations in North Little Rock in 2017.
Business Services / Real Estate

Jim Keet Cooks Up New Plans for Cock of the WalkLock Icon

The Cock of the Walk property in North Little Rock will get new life as an event center, says veteran restaurateur Jim Keet. read more >
Jim Keet (inset) says he's "delighted" to back in Arkansas, working with his sons, Tommy and Jake.
Investments / Restaurants & Food

Taziki’s Jim Keet Has New Role, Family Focus

Jim Keet says his family has been instrumental in the development of the Taziki’s brand, which had only three stores when they became involved as the first franchisee. read more >
Tommy Keet
Restaurants & Food

Taziki’s to Open in Bentonville

Little Rock’s Keet family is pulling together its plans for expanding the Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe restaurant concept in Arkansas. read more >