Jack Pearadin and Doug Nelsen found a 1.73-carat diamond after nearly a year of searching the park's field.
n Time is ticking. The deadline to vote in our annual Readers Choice Restaurant Poll is less than one week away. It closes on Wednesday, Dec. 15. Vote online via arktimes.com/readerschoice2011. The results will appear in mid-February next year.
Koto, a Japanese restaurant at 17200 Chenal Parkway, is soon to be reborn as Papa Sushi, with a tagline that reads Bistro-Teppanyaki-Sushi. A peek in the window suggests it's soon to open, but so far, no one has answered at Koto's old number 821-3972.