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Thursday, June 30, 2011

Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 15:31:00

Juanita's files paperwork to be a 5 a.m. club

Juanita's, which opened for business today in the River Market, has filed paperwork with Arkansas Alcohol Beverage Control to hold a Class B private club license that would allow it to stay open until 5 a.m. every day.

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Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 12:09:23

Who is Kate Hannebaum?

The Butler Center has two mysteries on its hands.

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Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 11:16:45

Friday To-Do: Ryan Couron

RYAN COURON9 p.m., Juanita's, $10. As far as local country acts go, you'd be hard pressed to find a performer more poised to break through to bigger stages than Ryan Couron.

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Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 10:14:53

New at CBMAA: Nick Cave

Let's hope the "Soundsuit" gets a Killsonic introduction at the opening festivities in November.

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Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 09:53:44

Rock 'n' roll Highway 67 videos and panel discussion

The Clinton Center presents videos featuring Arkansas' Rock 'n' Roll Highway 67 and a panel discussion.

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Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 09:36:02

Burger joint of the week: JP's Restaurant and Gathering Place

This one, I should likely call “In defense of a rare burger.” Because I know some folks are going to disagree with me. JP’s Restaurant and Gathering Place is the restaurant inside the 1929 Hotel Seville in Harrison.

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Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 08:58:01

Yarnell's closes

Much heartbreak this morning with the news that Yarnell's Ice Cream will be no more.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 16:39:04

V.I.T.A.L. that you go

The Butler Center's Concordia Hall has a great show right now by the members of Visual Images that Affect Lives.

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Today's headlines: Kavanaugh, the mayor's race, Hillary

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 16:05:02

Huey Lewis to Fayetteville for free show

Already got plans for Friday, Sept. 9? Well, better reschedule, because it looks like you're gonna be headin' up the hill for Huey, Lewis that is. And The News, they'll be there too.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 13:55:23

SOMA: Muralist wanted

There's a blank wall crying out to be painted on downtown.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 13:08:54

Summer art classes at Thea

Foundation launches first summer art classes.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 12:31:35

Thursday: DJ Greyhound, Adam Faucett, "Everybody Loves Opal"

Kick back and relax to the sounds of DJ Greyhound in the comfy confines of Deep Ultra Lounge, 10 p.m.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 12:27:53

Behind the scenes at Arkansas Rice Depot

The organization feeds seniors, kids, families... and even folks who have survived a disaster. See what it's all about.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 12:11:34

Thursday To-Do: Jason D. Williams

Though he was born in El Dorado, Jason D. Williams is a genuine Memphis Madman, a hyperactive, convulsive piano pounder who draws deeply from the musical traditions of his adopted city.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 12:04:37

Thursday To-Do: Dead Rider

Dead Rider features Todd Rittmann, guitarist for skronk-meisters U.S. Maple.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Tuesday, June 28, 2011 - 17:08:00

Bonnie Montgomery's Clinton opera gets more national attention

Former Democrat-Gazette columnist Kyle Brazzel, who wrote a preview and a review of "Billy Blythe" for the Times in recent weeks, has a great Talk of the Town piece in this week's New Yorker on the opera and its creator, Bonnie Montgomery.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011 - 16:23:00

Q&A with Crispin Glover

Crispin Hellion Glover discusses his films and his unconventional means of promoting them.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011 - 15:05:54

Juanita's to open in River Market this week

Juanita’s plans to open in its new River Market location by the end of the week.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011 - 13:20:02

Ear Fear throws an old-school party in new video

Ear Fear debuts a new video.

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Monday, June 27, 2011

Monday, June 27, 2011 - 11:49:28

'True Blood': Sookie deftly avoids the glowing oranges

"True Blood" is pretty much indefensible, my buddy argued last night. Bad or at best campy acting. Bad, exposition-laden dialogue. Dumb plot turns. Scattershot character development. Yet, it's still so goddamn addictive.

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