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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 15:50:00

Hot Springs Fine Arts Center closes

The Hot Springs Fine Arts Center, founded in 1947, has lost its lease at 626 Central Ave. and will close Oct. 1, the center announced on its Facebook page.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 15:37:00

Salsa night finds a new home in former Juanita's location

Sarah-Catherine and Jorge Gutierrez of Little Rock Salsa are the new tenants at the River Market location that formerly housed Juanita's.

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Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 14:33:00

Delta Cultural Center new director: Prophet Kyle T. Miller

Kyle T. Miller, who describes himself as a "licensed and ordained prophet" and says he has been "prophesying and interpreting dreams for almost 15 years," has been named the director of the Delta Cultural Center at Helena.

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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:00:00

Disney's "The Lion King" comes to Robinson in spring of 2018

Disney's "The Lion King" comes to Robinson Auditorium in spring 2018 as part of Celebrity Attractions' season of touring Broadway productions.

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 15:54:00

Arkansas Times Recommends: The Think Edition

Arkansas Times Recommends is a series in which Times staff members (or whoever happens to be around at the time) highlight things we've been enjoying this week. In anticipation of Arkansas Times' Festival of Ideas this Saturday at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, we recommend things that make us think.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 16:56:00

Benefits for the staff at Midtown Billiards this weekend

This weekend, Four Quarter Bar, Stickyz and Ernie Biggs host benefits to help support the staff at Midtown Billiards after a fire broke out in the late-night establishment Monday morning.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 16:14:00

30th anniversary screening of BMXploitation flick 'RAD', gnarly pre-show events, set for Oct. 15

Break out your neon spandex and elbow pads! On Saturday, Oct. 15, the Downtown Partnership will be hosting a full afternoon of events centered around the 30th anniversary of the 1986 BMX bike racing epic "RAD," followed by a screening of the film with star Bill Allen in attendance.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 12:55:00

Arkansas Arts Council names artist fellowship winners

Painters Dustyn John Bork of Batesville, Heidi Carlsen-Rogers of Bella Vista and Steve Spencer of Little Rock have been awarded Individual Artist Fellowships in the visual arts category from the Arkansas Arts Council and will be recognized at a reception 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the Historic Arkansas Museum.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 10:38:00

Vote in Toast of the Town

Have you voted in our annual survey of Arkansas booze and bars? Time is ticking. The poll closes Sept. 30. Vote for your favorites today!

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 10:19:00

Crystal Bridges awards first Tyson Prize to Smithsonian archives

The Tyson Scholars of American Art program, established at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art with a $5 million endowment from the Tyson family and Tyson Foods, has made its first Don Tyson Prize Award, to the Archives of American Art at the Smithsonian Institution.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 09:56:00

Prospect for success looks good for new Chi venture

It appears the Chi family of restaurateurs has landed a winner with the latest incarnation of its space at 5501 Kavanaugh Blvd., the Prospect Sports Bar.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 09:52:00

Hot dogs for LR, Korean food for Argenta

Details aren't firm, but two new eateries should open this fall in LR and NLR downtowns: Chef Kiyen Kim of Kiyens Seafood Steak and Sushi (17200 Chenal Parkway) is working up the menu for a new venture, Kamikaito by Kiyens, in the space formerly occupied by Ferneau in the Argenta neighborhood of North Little Rock.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 08:00:00

Scones and hashbrowns and eggs bennie at Patio Cafe, oh my!

The Patio Café is a winner for breakfast in Conway.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 12:06:00

Midtown Billiards lives in the hearts of Little Rock

An ode to Midtown Billiards: late nights, great nights, burgers and community.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 08:50:00

U of A graduate's "Damnation" signs on "Hell or High Water" director

“Damnation,” the upcoming USA network drama from University of Arkansas graduate and “Longmire” writer Tony Tost, which shares a class struggle sensibility with Western heist film “Hell or High Water,” will share its director as well.

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016 - 13:06:00

Serving a full menu sets Mylo Coffee Co. apart

One of the greatest downfalls of many coffee shops is that they often don’t serve a complete menu, and thus if you’re working in one for a few hours, eventually your stomach will force an exodus. Mylo Coffee Co. doesn't have this issue.

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 16:49:00

'Treasured Memories': Check them out at Mosaic Templars

Aj Smith's portrait of Dr. Joycelyn Elders is just one of several great works of art you can see now at Mosaic Templars Cultural Center at Ninth and Broadway. The museum uses Natural & Cultural Resources Council grants to build a collection of work by African American artists, most (if not all) of whom have an Arkansas connection.

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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 16:24:00

Third Friday Argenta ArtWalk NOW!

Things are gearing up in Argenta for tonight's ArtWalk from 5-8 p.m. Here's a quick rundown of what you'll see.

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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 16:22:00

Billy Bob Thornton channels the biblical "David" on Amazon's new legal drama, "Goliath"

Amazon has released the first trailer for “Goliath,” a legal drama set to star Malvern native Billy Bob Thornton.

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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 11:06:00

Brad Cushman casts 'Shadows in the Water' at Pulaski Tech

Brad Cushman, who when he is not making art is the director of the Fine Art Gallery at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is showing mixed media paintings and etchings starting today, Sept. 16, at Pulaski Technical College, 3000 W. Scenic Drive.

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