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Wednesday, May 31, 2006

Wednesday, May 31, 2006 - 14:41:13

Gettin' Out: Wednesday (It's Blackalicious time)

AmyB has been waiting for this Blackalicious show at Cornerstone Pub in North Little Rock since it was first announced.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2006 - 13:23:46

ESPN column: Nolan deserved better

Alan Grant, a free-lance sports columnist for ESPN and a former NFL defensive back, offers this contrarian opinion on Nolan Richardson after the appeals court denied Richardson in his suit against the UA last week.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2006 - 12:56:15

To do: Movies in the Park

If the rain can hold off, we'll all be watching "Men In Black" tonight at the Riverfest Amphitheatre as part of the free Movies in the Park series.

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Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Tuesday, May 30, 2006 - 11:53:56

Gettin' Out: Tuesday (yes, Tuesday)

Certainly you're over your Riverfest hangover by now, right? And you're ready to get out again, right?

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Monday, May 29, 2006

Monday, May 29, 2006 - 12:20:00

Riverfest, Sunday wrapup

Stewart Deere reports from Sunday's final day of Riverfest: For one moment it seemed as if Morris Day might have been the baaaaaaadest man on the planet.

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Sunday, May 28, 2006

Sunday, May 28, 2006 - 10:54:21

Covering Saturday at Riverfest

Stewart Deere was on the scene for us Saturday at Riverfest: Saturday night brought out folks of all sorts.

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Saturday, May 27, 2006

Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 17:52:57

Gettin' Out...Riverfest Saturday...hurry!

It’s Saturday Afternoon, I’m in the office when I want to be outside enjoying the music and atmosphere.

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 17:35:12

Friday Night Riverfest....Late Edition

Here’s my Friday night wrap-up, done Saturday afternoon. Now, my excuse for not getting this out early (back me up) was the fact that I’ve been in the throes of ecstasy from last night’s shows, namely, Hannah Blaylock and Eden’s Edge, Del McCoury and the last part of Kool and the Gang.

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 10:52:41

Anchorman's nightmare

Craig Cannon, at KHOG/KHBS in Fort Smith /Fayetteville, found a bridge too far during a broadcast last weekend.

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Saturday, May 27, 2006 - 01:21:56

Wrapup: Friday night at Riverfest

It's almost 1:30 a.m., and I'm just in from spending the past couple of hours at Nu Cuisine Lounge, where guitar whiz Chris Henry entertained on the patio, which was packed with young lovelies and plenty of others.

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Friday, May 26, 2006

Friday, May 26, 2006 - 14:40:36

Wanna buy a nightclub?

Remember the old Checkmate Club (or, as it was affectionately known back in the go-go 80s as the "Select-a-Mate Club")?

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Friday, May 26, 2006 - 12:25:37

How about some pre-Riverfest shaved ice?

Our neighbors in the Heritage West bulding, Pokey D's, have a cool way to beat the heat beginning today, so it will be a good stopping place if you're outside the Riverfest gates: Hawaiian Shaved Ice.

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Friday, May 26, 2006 - 12:02:26

Houston Nutt's approval rating resembles the president's

The Razorback fan website Hogville.net recently conducted a poll of its membership on Houston Nutt's approval rating.

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Friday, May 26, 2006 - 11:57:00

Gettin' Out: A Fearless Friday

Truth be told, it's ridiculously busy around here. It always is when a holiday is approaching, as the week is shorter than normal, but the paper and the words that are going in it are the same size.

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Thursday, May 25, 2006

Thursday, May 25, 2006 - 16:47:23

River Market district will be partying too

There will be plenty to do directly outside the perimeter of Riverfest on Friday and Saturday nights.

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Thursday, May 25, 2006 - 16:43:02

To Do: Kenny Rogers in Hot Springs

If you're a season-pass holder to Magic Springs, or you want to be,  you can check out country/pop icon Kenny Rogers at the theme park's Timberwood Amphitheater tonight starting about 8 p.m.

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Thursday, May 25, 2006 - 10:10:37

Gettin' Out: Thursday, Riverfest eve

MeeYow and YeeHaw: Hello, Kittie: the all- girl metal band is tonight at Vino’s, along with The Agony Scene, Calico System, and The Autumn Offering.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Wednesday, May 24, 2006 - 15:08:36

Sports Column: Really bad baseball

J.R. and Henry: On Baseball and Being a Fan of a Really Bad Team We thought sitting through the first half of the Arkansas Travelers season was tough.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2006 - 12:14:56

Ian Cohen wins Rep's Comedy Playwrighting Award

The third Kaufman and Hart Prize for New American Comedy has gone to Ian Cohen for his work, "Bertrand Priest."

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Wednesday, May 24, 2006 - 11:42:39

Gettin' Out: Wednesday

It's AmyB, checking in to give you all the wherewithal for hump day, with Riverfest looming around the corner:

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