Tagged: Steve Clark

Parts of Fayetteville Are AT&T Fiber Ready

Parts of Fayetteville Are AT&T Fiber Ready

Technology & Telecom

AT&T of Dallas and the Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce announced today that several places in the city have been certified as being “Fiber Ready,” meaning infrastructure is in place and ready to bring higher-speed internet access to local businesses. read more >

WRI Event to Focus on Social Entrepreneurship

WRI Event to Focus on Social Entrepreneurship

Technology & Telecom

The rise of social entrepreneurship — providing goods and services that provide a positive impact on society — will be the subject of the 2015 Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp at the University of Arkansas Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain. read more >

Fayetteville Anti-bias Ordinance Splits City, Chamber

Fayetteville Anti-bias Ordinance Splits City, Chamber

LegalRestaurants & FoodCover Story

On Dec. 9, Fayetteville voters will decide the fate of Ordinance 5703 — commonly known as Chapter 119 — which would prohibit discrimination in the workplace or in housing based on veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic background. read more >

NWA Housing Rebound Cheers Homebuilders

NWA Housing Rebound Cheers Homebuilders

Banking & FinanceLegalCover Story

The housing collapse and subsequent recession were body blows to housing developments in northwest Arkansas, but now, there are signs of life and hope. read more >

NWA Aims Message At Site Selectors

NWA Aims Message At Site Selectors

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Northwest Arkansas is aggressively campaigning site selectors for companies outside the region to promote itself as a place for investing and not just a "blank slate." The project comes after a survey of site selectors showed half knew little about the region beyond Wal-Mart and Bentonville. read more >

In Fort Smith, Leaders Building A ‘Post-Industrial’ World

In Fort Smith, Leaders Building A ‘Post-Industrial’ World

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Fort Smith took a hard hit in the recession and lost a bounty of jobs when Whirlpool ceased operations in the city in 2012. There have been a number of job announcements for Fort Smith throughout the past year, but those announcements haven’t helped tax revenue. read more >