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Subscriber onlyBenton County Axis Bim & Cad Services LLC, Jennifer Blood, 19053 Ford Road, Garÿ eld. Continue reading...

Zach Taylor, marketing ...

Benjamin KrainZach Taylor, marketing director for the the Arkansas Agriculture Department, prepares materials for some of the businesses and people registered in the Arkansas Grown program, which connects Arkansas produce farmers and ranchers with buyers, including farmers markets, schools, restaurants and grocery chains.

‘Arkansas Grown’ sprouts anew

Large buyers join mix as demand rises for local food

Subscriber onlyTwo months after a Governor’s Mansion gathering, nearly 150 farmers and buyers have added their names to a growing list of those wanting to participate in the relaunch of the state’s “Arkansas Grown” program. Continue reading...


From: March construction data m...

Roofers work on ...

TONY DEJAKRoofers work on a new house in Pepper Pike, Ohio, in March. Home construction in the United States rose moderately last month, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

Never-opened Las Vegas hotel denied an explosive end

Subscriber onlyLAS VEGAS — One by one, the grand old dames of the Strip outlived their charms — the Dunes, Stardust and Aladdin — and down they came, thanks to some well-rigged dynamite, in a booming flash of bravado and showmanship that became this city’s staple — the implosion. Continue reading...