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Heights Taco & Tamale Company, the new Tex-Mex restaurant from Yellow Rocket Concepts, the restaurant group behind Big Orange, Local Lime, Lost Fort Brewing and ZAZA, is planning to open February 2015. The restaurant is located at 5805 Kavanaugh Boulevard in the former home of Browning’s.
It used to be, “Let’s go to The Hop.” Now, the Hop is closing, and new song will be, “Let’s meet At the Corner,” when Kamiya Merrick opens up her “modernized” diner at 201 E. Markham St. the first of January. The Hop will close Nov. 26.
Don't wait, don't hesitate. There's pie at Terry's, and you need to eat some of it.
French Hill, the Republican banker just elected to Congress from the 2nd District, is no Vic Snyder. We knew that, but an article in the latest Arkansas Catholic, news organ of the Diocese of Little Rock, indicates that he's a conservative outlier in his own church. /more/
It was inevitable. The long crusade against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has pivoted from a battle against socialism to a populist war against big business: The program known as Obamacare is now supposed to be merely a feed trough for the captains of industry, not a government program to force health care on the undeserving poor. /more/
Justice Department officials are usually reluctant to talk about ongoing cases, but a lawsuit filed earlier this year by San Francisco collector Mark Roberts provides a rare peek into the Chicago investigation: Court papers indicate Rogers is under scrutiny because he sold Roberts, a wealthy Bay Area resident, what were described as vintage and valuable photos of 19th and early 20th century baseball players that turned out to be reproductions worth far less than what Roberts paid for them.
The lawsuit, filed in California Superior Court, names Rogers and his photo archive company as defendants and claims the Arkansas businessman sold the photos to Roberts “at greatly inflated prices, at least 20 times their true value.”
The lawsuit says Roberts paid more than $2.5 million for almost 3,000 photographs between 2006 and 2010. Roberts bought the photos to display on “The National Pastime Museum,” a website dedicated to sharing baseball’s long history with fans. He learned there were questions about the photos’ authenticity in 2013, when the curator of the website, baseball historian Frank Ceresi, consulted with the FBI and experts from the New York Public Library.
...The lawsuit also raises questions about Rogers’ relationship with baseball memorabilia dealer Peter Nash, the former hip-hop artist who gained fame in the late 1980s as “Prime Minister Pete Nice” of the group 3rd Bass. The FBI, according to court papers and a source familiar with the investigation, questioned a longtime acquaintance of Nash’s this summer about the former rapper’s ties to what the Roberts lawsuit describes as a “not authentic” 1858 trophy ball.
John Lyon of Stephens Media reports on a class action lawsuit in Conway County that alleges that SEECO, the biggest operator in the Fayetteville shale, has been shorting royalty owners on payments for gas. The suit alleges excessive deductions from royalty payments and non-payment for gas used in the production process.
Millions are ultimately at stake.
I thought, it's going to be an intrigue, and it's going to take place in America and Vienna. It can't be just an ordinary intrigue, it has to have a poetic aspect. I thought, look at the muses and look at the muse Urania, the muse of the heavens, the muse of the stars and celestial movements, and of her avatar as she comes to Earth. She has not been exploited and mined so deeply in the literature of the world. Urania comes to Earth in the most unlikely form of a disaffected young American woman in the southern region of America on the Arkansas river in Little Rock.
These days in America, you have to dig to find something interesting. Even the cosy neighbourhoods, the small town America is drying up. The town where I grew up in Arkansas, there are no more cars on the street, it’s almost a ghost town, the cinema’s been closed for years, the train doesn’t stop there anymore, it looks like the remotest part of Hungary. It depresses me.
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