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Art & Exhibits
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
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Art & Exhibits
ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Art of Fashion lecture with Mangue Banzima, 6 p.m. today, $10. “Little Dreams in Glass and Metal:... Read more
Arkansas Children's reveals another donation as construction continuesThe Hunt family has given $1 million toward the Arkansas Children's Northwest b
Arkansas Children's reveals another donation as construction continues
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The Hunt family has given $1 million toward the Arkansas Children's Northwest being built in Springdale, the hospital's foundation revealed Monday.
The gift is on top of $5 million J.B. Hunt Transport Services gave earlier this year to the effort,... Read more
Latin music festival draws thousands to AMPlike me, I can be there one day," said Gabriela Caceres, an assistant marketing
Latin music festival draws thousands to AMP
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
like me, I can be there one day," said Gabriela Caceres, an assistant marketing manager at Wal-Mart.
Thousands swarmed the Walmart AMP on Sunday for the third annual Celebrando La Musica concert. Presented by Wal-Mart as a celebration of the... Read more
Carroll County News
Coalition writes Rx for teen summitofficer for Berryville, will be doing the drunk goggles simulator."
Coalition writes Rx for teen summit
Carroll County News / Posted 6 days ago
officer for Berryville, will be doing the drunk goggles simulator."
Brenda Harris, a representative from Vantage Point of Northwest Arkansas, asked Allison if she would like Vantage Point to do a suicide prevention breakout session again this... Read more
Hispanics slow growth but become prominent part of regional mixin government courses across the country see.
"'People vote for the president
Hispanics slow growth but become prominent part of regional mix
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
in government courses across the country see.
"'People vote for the president in November,'" Alvarez, an instructor with Northwest Technical Institute, read from a worksheet. "When they say people, who are they talking about, just anyone?" Her... Read more
Visionary Arkansans 2016herself with the collection and the museum's long-term goals.
Haynes does know
Visionary Arkansans 2016
Arkansas Times / Posted 15 days ago
herself with the collection and the museum's long-term goals.
Haynes does know one thing she will do upon arrival in Arkansas, however. A New Yorker, she's never learned to drive a car. "I am signing up for driving lessons immediately," she... Read more
The New Yorker
Patagonia’s Philosopher-Kingto a conservationist and a kayaking buddy of Chouinard’s, Jib Ellison. “They se
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
to a conservationist and a kayaking buddy of Chouinard’s, Jib Ellison. “They sent a directive to their C.E.O. to green Walmart. He was clueless. He sent all his top managers out to find out what that means.” Walmart executives paid a couple of... Read more
News in briefthat would prohibit the display of union insignia and to cease threats of retal
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
that would prohibit the display of union insignia and to cease threats of retaliation against employees who are part of OUR Walmart, a group that advocates changes in working conditions.
Wal-Mart spokesman Kory Lundberg said the retailer "strongly"... Read more
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Funeral Services For Philanthropist Pat Walker Begin Wednesdaymarried Willard Walker in 1942 after the two met at S.H. Kress department store
Funeral Services For Philanthropist Pat Walker Begin Wednesday
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 23 days ago
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married Willard Walker in 1942 after the two met at S.H. Kress department store in Kansas. Seventeen years later, Walmart founder Sam Walton hired Willard Walker to manage his Five and Dime store in Fayetteville and Walker eventually... Read more
Why Walmart Became LGBT FriendlyOn June 12, the same day 49 people were gunned down inside Pulse nightclub in O
Why Walmart Became LGBT Friendly
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
On June 12, the same day 49 people were gunned down inside Pulse nightclub in Orlando, a Walmart associate from Marietta, Georgia, tweeted: “Y’all see a gay club shooting as a horrible tragedy. I see it as someone doing community service.” Barely 24... Read more
Styx, Smoke, classical concerts among outing opportunitiessurprise appearance by original bassist Chuck Panozzo -- headline "An Evening W
Styx, Smoke, classical concerts among outing opportunities
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
surprise appearance by original bassist Chuck Panozzo -- headline "An Evening With Styx," 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Walmart AMP, 5079 W. Northgate Road, Rogers. Doors open at 6. Tickets are $31-$55.50 plus applicable fees. Call (479)... Read more