The Historic Arkansas Museum's two new exhibitions opening today for tonight's 2nd Friday Art Night, 5-8 p.m., contrast the old with the new: folk paintings from the collection by Josephine Graham (1915-1999) and digital imagery and photographs by UCA student Suyao Tian.
The Edge Gallery at 301B President Clinton Ave. will be serving up sangria and new artwork for 2nd Friday Art Night tomorrow night from 5-8 p.m. Now in the gallery along with work by owner Avila (Fernando Gomez) and Eric Freeman: Glass artist James Hayes, painter-photographer Jerry Colburn, S. Joseph Thomason and Stephen Drive.
Historic Curran Hall, the antebellum home and gardens at 615 E. Capitol that serves as Little Rock's Visitor Center and mayor's reception hall, will host Second Friday Art Night with a festive open house.featuring a bonanza of prizes, food and drink.
Ernest Dumas writes about the difficulties faced by Gov. Asa Hutchinson in matching the achievements of Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe, even though he, like the majority of the legislature is a Republican. In short, Hutchinson needs Obamacare money, though his party rests on a foundation that hates Obamacare.
A two-week cruise from Vancouver to Alaska was nicely timed for the August heat wave. It dipped into the 40s during my visit to the Hubbard Glacier, loudly "calving" with mighty booms of cracking ice. Here's a brief politically tinged travelogue.
If one were of a low and suspicious nature regarding the New York Times' historically inept Washington Bureau, one might suspect yet another example of the "Clinton Rules" — that is, a shaky allegation unsupported by facts.