Though we’re leaving the long vowel mark over the “u” in “Nu” on the cutting room floor in our article (mostly to avoid reader confusion), it appears prominently as a design element in the logo of Nu Cuisine Lounge, hovering serenely over a signature blue square that contains the name. Asked why she got all phonetic in coming up with a handle for her place, co-owner Rebekah Hardin said that little mark plays a big role in setting the tone, even before diners ever walk in the door.
“It sort of goes with that global nature,” Hardin said. “It has a sense of uniqueness to it. It’s not ‘N-E-W’ the way it’s always spelled in the English language. It establishes a stylistic uniqueness via the logo. Easy to spell, short name, people can just call it ‘Nu.’ ”
We knu it all along.
In a press conference on the steps of the Arkansas State Capitol this morning, representatives of the Arkansas Transgender Equality Coalition (ARTEC), ACLU of Arkansas and a transgender pioneer spoke out against a number of anti-trans and anti-LGBT bills working their way through the state legislature. Citing the economic and political fallout for North Carolina over their "bathroom bill," the groups say the bills will harm the Arkansas economy.
When parents fail their children, relatives often want to step up. But Kimberlee Herring and Karisa Hardy say the system shut them out, and instead placed three kids into a home where they were abused.
Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen ruled today that he had no choice based on a past Arkansas Supreme Court decision but to dismiss a lawsuit by Death Row inmates seeking to challenge the constitutionality of the state's lethal injection process.But the judge did so unhappily with sharp criticism of the Arkansas Supreme Court for failing to address critical points raised in the lawsuit.
Junior, that peach-fuzzed philosopher of Maple Street, who stands now head and shoulders taller than the mother who birthed him 17 years and change ago and eye to eye with his old man, got his ACT test results in the other day.