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North Little Rock | Council condemns properties

Aug 28, 2014 8:57pm

Cleaning up North Little Rock dilapidated properties one lot at a time continued when the City Council convened on July 28.

Among the properties looked at to proceed with condemnation...

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North Little Rock pediatric cancer survivor Shelby Clinton received the CARTI/North Little Rock Fellowship Award as well as a CARTI Kids Dennis Jungmeyer Scholarship valued at $2,500 during a special ceremony held at the Arkansas Governor’s Mansion. (Pictured, from left: Arkansas First Lady Ginger Beebe; Shelby Clinton; and Dennis Jungmeyer.)

Pediatric cancer survivors receive CARTI Kids Jungmeyer Scholarships

Aug 13, 2014 5:50pm

North Little Rock pediatric cancer survivors Shelby Clinton, 18, and Katie Edwards, 21, along with Sherwood’s Blake Maynard, 22, were among 20 pediatric cancer survivors selected this year to...

Keep North Little Rock Beautiful announces non-profit status

Aug 13, 2014 4:46pm

Keep North Little Rock Beautiful, a local affiliate of Keep Arkansas Beautiful and Keep America Beautiful, announced today that is has been approved a 501(c)3 organization.

“As an official...

Pulaski Tech offers new Festival Chorus

Aug 13, 2014 4:34pm

Pulaski Technical College will have its first community-based Festival Chorus this fall, which will be open to Pulaski Tech students as well as to anyone in Central Arkansas who loves to sing and...

Sysco announces $75,000 gift to Pulaski Tech

Aug 12, 2014 8:42am

The Pulaski Technical College Foundation received last week a $75,000 gift from Sysco Corp. that will benefit the college’s Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute.

The culinary...

North Little Rock | Ben E. Keith seeks tax break for new construction, expansion

Aug 06, 2014 5:00pm

Ben E. Keith Foods, a North Little Rock Company planning to expand its operations, requested the passage of a resolution by the City Council on July 28 so it can participate in tax back program....

North Little Rock | Council moves to mow grass, clean up properties

Aug 06, 2014 5:02pm

The North Little Rock City Council on July 28 moved to cut the grass and abate nuisances to 60 city properties and send the bill to the owners that will then be placed as a lien to the property....

Ed Galucki photo

Special report | New Broadway Bridge gets closer

Aug 05, 2014 6:52am

The much-anticipated Broadway Bridge construction project takes a major step forward in mid-September when bids are expected to be opened and a contractor selected.

“We will know a lot when...

Special report| Staggering work hours might be one way to cope

Aug 05, 2014 6:54am

“Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.”

― Aristotle

Local and state officials are warning of traffic congestion and longer-than-normal commutes to and from work beginning next...

North Little Rock | Council approves look at fire department’s response times

Jul 31, 2014 5:14pm

The North Little Rock City Council on Monday voted to select a Virginia firm to analyze the city’s fire department response times.

Tri-Data Division, System Planning Corp., was the low...

Economic impact of North Little Rock RV Park nears $7.4 million

Jul 29, 2014 8:27am

The Downtown Riverside RV Park at 50 Riverfront Drive in North Little Rock announced today that it has brought in $1 million since opening on October 1, 2008 – resulting in an economic impact of...