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FOX 16 Little Rock
Advocate Says Outside Help Needed for Little Rock's 'Ceasefire' PlanAfter 16 homicides since July 1st, so many people are asking the question: when
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 5 hours ago
After 16 homicides since July 1st, so many people are asking the question: when does the violence stop? Last month, Mayor Mark Stodola announced his Little Rock Ceasefire plan. It's a plan being modeled off the national Ceasefire plan. Tristian... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR police on overtime patrol at homeless sitehomeless as far back as February. Michelle Hastings, president of Trivia Marke
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
homeless as far back as February. Michelle Hastings, president of Trivia Marketing at 1100 W. Markham St., emailed Mayor Mark Stodola on Feb. 6 with the subject line "Championship MMA fighting match at 1101 W. Markham St.," reporting graffiti,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR board gives OK for redo of towernewly opened Little Rock Technology Park, would boost the number of apartment u
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
newly opened Little Rock Technology Park, would boost the number of apartment units on Main Street to more than 300, Mayor Mark Stodola said. "It is a tremendous opportunity to see the redevelopment of that street that has been dead for 30 years,"... Read more
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FOX News
Little Rock already matches last year's homicide mark with 42nd killingbut McClanahan told the AP other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed
FOX News / Posted yesterday
but McClanahan told the AP other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed the total to 78 that year. Mayor Mark Stodola, who was the local prosecutor during the height of Little Rock's gang wars, said the prevalence of drugs -- plus... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Camera, police patrols draw flakthe police when something is happening. We are very vigilant, but it is a daily
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
the police when something is happening. We are very vigilant, but it is a daily task and it gets to be overbearing." Mayor Mark Stodola did not respond to a message left on his cellphone. A committee of homeless advocates, business leaders and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Body near I-30 marks LR's 42nd killing of '17same period last year, according to preliminary department data. After the sho
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
same period last year, according to preliminary department data. After the shootings at the nightclub, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola announced a series of new and existing strategies to address crime in the city. The nightclub shootout also... Read more
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FOX News
Little Rock's 42nd homicide already matches last year's markor manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide,
FOX News / Posted yesterday
or manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed the total to 78 that year. Mayor Mark Stodola, who was the local prosecutor during the height of Little Rock's gang wars, said the prevalence of drugs plus... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Little Rock's 42nd homicide already matches last year's markor manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
or manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed the total to 78 that year. Mayor Mark Stodola, who was the local prosecutor during the height of Little Rock's gang wars, said the prevalence of drugs plus... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Little Rock's 42nd homicide already matches last year's markor manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide,
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
or manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed the total to 78 that year. Mayor Mark Stodola, who was the local prosecutor during the height of Little Rock's gang wars, said the prevalence of drugs plus... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Little Rock's 42nd homicide already matches last year's markor manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide,
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
or manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed the total to 78 that year. Mayor Mark Stodola, who was the local prosecutor during the height of Little Rock's gang wars, said the prevalence of drugs plus... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Little Rock's 42nd homicide already matches last year's markor manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide,
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
or manslaughter. McClanahan said other killings, such as justifiable homicide, pushed the total to 78 that year. Mayor Mark Stodola, who was the local prosecutor during the height of Little Rock's gang wars, said the prevalence of drugs plus... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Suer of LR says revised city ban infringes rightsban was put in place after Skrable sent an angry email to Moore on the night of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
ban was put in place after Skrable sent an angry email to Moore on the night of Jan. 20, 2015. Earlier that evening, Mayor Mark Stodola had refused to let Skrable address the city board on a topic that Stodola said he believed had already been... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Scouting the landscapethe city manager. Mayoral elections have remained relatively low-profile affai
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
the city manager. Mayoral elections have remained relatively low-profile affairs, mostly because the current mayor, Mark Stodola, kept running for lightly contested re-election. He has served since 2007. His length of time in office is a... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
UA System's New Plan Makes Affordable Bachelor's Degree Realityadded, “We are also grateful for the encouragement and support we have received
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
added, “We are also grateful for the encouragement and support we have received from leaders in both cities, Joe Smith and Mark Stodola, and from our Chamber of Commerce leaders, John Owens of the North Little Rock and Jay Chesshir of Little Rock.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mayor's race has ethics puzzleasked Sabin to provide a response by Wednesday next week and said he would issu
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
asked Sabin to provide a response by Wednesday next week and said he would issue a determination later. Incumbent Mayor Mark Stodola, who has said he plans to run for re-election, did not return a cellphone message left Wednesday... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'Chat with the Chief' lost in translation with Little Rock's Hispanic communitythe department was present at a vigil for Castro-Alvarez the day after his murd
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
the department was present at a vigil for Castro-Alvarez the day after his murder. She suggested that Buckner and Mayor Mark Stodola appear on Spanish radio stations or give interviews to Spanish newspapers. “There is no way that we can reach... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Uptick in homicides prompts governors to intensify police patrolsmayors in a bind as they decide whether to embrace the help and, if so, how pub
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
mayors in a bind as they decide whether to embrace the help and, if so, how publicly. In Arkansas, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola, D, supported Hutchinson's plan, but followed up on the governor's announcement with his own one-hour news... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Uptick in homicides prompts governors to intensify police patrolsmayors in a bind as they decide whether to embrace the help and, if so, how pub
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
mayors in a bind as they decide whether to embrace the help and, if so, how publicly. In Arkansas, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola, D, supported Hutchinson's plan, but followed up on the governor's announcement with his own one-hour news... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wednesday is ramp day for groupcan only do so many things, and we've got to depend on our people to contribute
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
can only do so many things, and we've got to depend on our people to contribute, to volunteer," Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola said at a ceremony honoring the group last week. Not all of the volunteers are AT&T employees, Shatley said.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Nonprofit lands LR youth-intervention pactintervention programs such as this one are a piece of the city’s broader strate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
intervention programs such as this one are a piece of the city’s broader strategy to reduce violence, Mayor Mark Stodola said. Little Rock spends roughly $5.5 million on prevention, intervention and treatment programs that reach... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
U.S. Dept. of Labor Awards $1.2M to Little Rock to Develop "Rock City Reentry Project"the Little Rock Workforce Development Board, which was awarded $1.2M to develop
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
the Little Rock Workforce Development Board, which was awarded $1.2M to develop the “Rock City Reentry Project.” Mayor Mark Stodola highlighted the Rock City Reentry Project as part of the City’s Little Rock for Life campaign that was announced... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock group gets $1.2 million to help ex-prisoners re-enter societythe Rock City Reentry Program, which is is part of the Little Rock for Life cam
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
the Rock City Reentry Program, which is is part of the Little Rock for Life campaign announced last month by Mayor Mark Stodola in a response to a mass shooting at a nightclub that left 28 injured. The money will create a network of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR building ban violates suer's rightsexpanded on her in-court ruling July 17 after a three-hour trial, U.S. Magistra
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
expanded on her in-court ruling July 17 after a three-hour trial, U.S. Magistrate Judge Beth Deere said Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola and City Manager Bruce Moore aren't liable for violating Skrable's rights because both are entitled to qualified... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Officials see more streetcar ridersin April to drop the $1 fee to ride the streetcar as part of a summerlong promo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
in April to drop the $1 fee to ride the streetcar as part of a summerlong promotion to boost ridership. Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola had urged the transit agency for Pulaski County to consider some kind of fare promotion. The past year was... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
City Implements Program To Encourage People To Mentorvolunteer activities. " Giving city workers one paid hour a week to give back
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
volunteer activities. " Giving city workers one paid hour a week to give back and with the rise in violence lately, Mayor Mark Stodola is encouraging people to use that time to mentor a child in the community "We know so many of our kids are... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Local DJ Hosts Peace Picnic To Help End Violenceon board and we can make this bigger and better and find a solution to all this
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
on board and we can make this bigger and better and find a solution to all this violence and hopefully stop it." Mayor Mark Stodola was at the picnic. Flood says today was not a one time affair. He wants to hold similar community events in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NLR police describe need for raising taxhaving escalated in neighboring Little Rock, where there are more than 70 unfil
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
having escalated in neighboring Little Rock, where there are more than 70 unfilled police positions, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola announced last week an incentive package for new police officers that includes bonuses for experienced officers... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
LR Mayor taking action to implement 'Little Rock for Life' planLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- It’s been one week since Little Rock Mayor Mark Sto
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- It’s been one week since Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola introduced the new “Little Rock for Life” plan to help combat violence in the city. The mayor said solving the violence problem in the city is something he is... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Lack of Cooperation Appears to be Factor in LR Unsolved Homicidesforward. We have to have someone tell us who is doing these crimes." Monday ni
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 21 days ago
forward. We have to have someone tell us who is doing these crimes." Monday night's murders come just days after Mayor Mark Stodola announced his comprehensive anti-violence initiative called Little Rock for Life. Next Tuesday, Little Rock's... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
New bilingual primary clinic opens in southwest Little Rockus a good neighbor,” said Dr. Eddie Ochoa is proud to have the opportunity to m
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 21 days ago
us a good neighbor,” said Dr. Eddie Ochoa is proud to have the opportunity to meet families right where they are. Mayor Mark Stodola and many other city leaders, officials, and groups attended the ribbon cutting ceremony this morning. “Our... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Boy, man slain in separate Little Rock shootingsthe creation of a joint investigative force comprised of local, state and feder
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
the creation of a joint investigative force comprised of local, state and federal authorities. At the city level, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola last week announced dozens of new and existing methods to combat crime in the city. Metro on 07/25... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Shootings in LR kill man, boythe creation of a joint investigative force comprised of local, state and feder
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
the creation of a joint investigative force comprised of local, state and federal authorities. At the city level, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola last week announced dozens of new and existing methods to combat crime in the city. Metro on 07/25... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
LRPD's Fourth 'Chat with the Chief' Focuses on WLR Neighborhoodson the Hill? Nothing. If that kind of community can't move the needle, good luc
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
on the Hill? Nothing. If that kind of community can't move the needle, good luck. That's an honest, painful answer." Mayor Mark Stodola also introduced his "LR for Life" plan to the crowd, where he mentioned how he will propose a city ordinance to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Editorials in a minuteFile this in the Wait And See category: The mayor of Little Rock, the Hon. Mark
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
File this in the Wait And See category: The mayor of Little Rock, the Hon. Mark Stodola, held a press conference the other day to do a very mayor thing. He unveiled a plan. This one, to stem the violence in the state's capital city. The city, as... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Little Rock City Officials Attend "Arkansas Stop the Violence" Rallyat the Greater Nation International Church in Little Rock. It's part of a week
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 23 days ago
at the Greater Nation International Church in Little Rock. It's part of a week long event to unite the community. Mayor Mark Stodola along with city leader Ken Richardson was also in attendance. This comes after Mayor Mark Stodola recently... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Homes for LR homeless in plansto acquire property, build homes and provide them at a low monthly cost to home
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
to acquire property, build homes and provide them at a low monthly cost to homeless people in central Arkansas, Mayor Mark Stodola and Jericho Way Director Mandy Davis said. Jericho Way's goal is to start raising the $200,000 needed to build... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR mayor unveils plan to quell violenceto help recruit police officers from other Arkansas agencies and will give thos
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
to help recruit police officers from other Arkansas agencies and will give those recruits a $10,000 signing bonus, Mayor Mark Stodola said Thursday while summarizing a strategy to make the city less violent. Stodola and city officials have... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Mayor hopes community policing can help lighten the load of LRPDLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled the Little
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled the Little Rock for Life initiative Thursday afternoon. The goals in the plan included stopping violence, strengthening the LRPD, investing in crime prevention, promoting jobs and... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Little Rock Mayor combats violence with 'Little Rock for Life'LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Thursday, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola outlined a
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Thursday, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola outlined a new plan to combat violence in the city. The plan, called “Little Rock For Life”, targets six major issues and promises improvement. In an hour long speech, the mayor... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock mayor's plan to reduce violence in city includes intervenor program, police recruitmentLittle Rock Mayor Mark Stodola on Thursday afternoon announced a six-pillar app
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola on Thursday afternoon announced a six-pillar approach to reducing violence in the city in the wake of a mass shooting that left 28 people wounded and generated national attention. The “LR for Life” plan, largely a more... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Mayor Stodola unveils 6-step plan to reduce violence & protect the Little Rock communityLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled his six step plan to red
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled his six step plan to reduce violence and protect the community. It's called, "LR for Life," a comprehensive violence reduction strategy and action plan for investing in the community. This plan... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Mayor Stodola Unveils Plan to Stop Violence in Little RockLITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Mayor Mark Stodola has issued his plan for helping to stop v
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Mayor Mark Stodola has issued his plan for helping to stop violence with his new program called, "Little Rock for Life." He announced the plan on Thursday which focuses on six pillars helping to not only reduce violence, but... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Mayor Stodola unveils six step plan to reduce violence & protect the Little Rock communityLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled his six step plan to red
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled his six step plan to reduce violence and protect the community. It's called, "LR for Life," a comprehensive violence reduction strategy and action plan for investing in the community. This plan... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
City Opens 4 Cooling Centers in Little Rockin Love With Reading Thanks to "Freedom School" Kids read and discuss differen
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 27 days ago
in Love With Reading Thanks to "Freedom School" Kids read and discuss different books they read -- and even apply… Rebuilding Neighborhoods: Part of Master Anti-Crime Plan On Thursday, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola will reveal a s... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR board vet Cazort seeks city realty slotlaws -- but City Hall did not award contracts either time. City Manager Bruce
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
laws -- but City Hall did not award contracts either time. City Manager Bruce Moore, City Attorney Tom Carpenter and Mayor Mark Stodola said the position is a way for the city to more frequently obtain properties that have city liens and develop... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Rebuilding Neighborhoods: Part of Master Anti-Crime PlanLITTLE ROCK, Ark. - On Thursday, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola will reveal his
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 27 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - On Thursday, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola will reveal his new strategy to tackle violence. "Little Rock for Life" is made up of six pillars: stopping the violence, strengthening the Little Rock Police Department, improving the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock mayor to detail plan to reduce violence in cityat reducing violence in the city at a presentation Thursday afternoon, his offi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
at reducing violence in the city at a presentation Thursday afternoon, his office said in a statement Wednesday. Mayor Mark Stodola is set to detail his plan, called LR for Life, at 2 p.m. at city hall. A news release announcing the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Riverfest runs dry; board suspends itaccording to the statement. The festival marked the beginning of Little Rock s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
according to the statement. The festival marked the beginning of Little Rock summers for generations of families, Mayor Mark Stodola said in a statement. "It is part of the arts and culture that makes our home a wonderful place to live,"... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR absolved of violating suer's rightsLittle Rock Mayor Mark Stodola didn't violate Luke Skrable's First Amendment ri
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola didn't violate Luke Skrable's First Amendment rights in denying his request to address the city Board of Directors for three minutes in early 2015, but the city probably went too far in recently extending a ban to keep... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Little Rock Mayor's Race to Highlight Rifts with State (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)opens up what's sure to be an expensive and heated fight with one of the state'
Arkansas Business / Posted 30 days ago
opens up what's sure to be an expensive and heated fight with one of the state's most prominent Democratic figures. Mayor Mark Stodola was first elected to the post in 2006 and said he plans to seek a fourth term next year, though he says he's not... Read more
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