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Little Rock screenwriter starts chapter of Women in Film Arkansas

Subscriber onlyAngela VanZandt got the idea to write her first movie script at a Budgetel Inn in Fort Smith, while on a business trip. Continue reading...

HIGH PROFILE: Belgian knight Lieven A.H. Bertels set to lead new Arkansas performing arts center

Lieven Bertels learned his craft through doing. His early foray into arts programming and organizing were harbingers of future successes.

Subscriber onlyIt's not every day that a Knight of the Belgian Order of the Crown moves into Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

I am woman

Four Arkansas women honored for their outstanding accomplishments

Subscriber onlyFour notable Arkansas women received their propers before a crowd of nearly 900 at the the 20th Annual Power of the Purse luncheon Sept. 14 in the Wally Allen Ballroom, Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. The lunch is designed to recognize the accomplishments of women in Arkansas and is a benefit for the Women's Foundation of Arkansas, dedicated to funding projects that support women and girls. Continue reading...

Lawyers in training became partners forever

Subscriber onlyBrad Runyon started out in the wrong class section in law school, but he wound up in the right line when he got a parking ticket. Continue reading...

Boyfriend's 10-year roomie needs to move to new home

Subscriber onlyDEAR ABBY: I have been in a relationship with "Mason" for almost two years. I moved in with him a few months back, and things have been very good between us. I know he's The One, and I'd marry him right now if he'd ask. Continue reading...

Ex-Etiquette

Subscriber onlyQ I just split up with my ex-wife. She told me our last child was not mine and I just couldn't take it anymore. Continue reading...

First look

First ladies gather for reopening of Old Statehouse exhibit

Subscriber onlyFirst lady Susan Hutchinson and four former first ladies joined in a Sept. 13 ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the reopening of the Arkansas First Ladies Exhibition at the Old Statehouse Museum. Continue reading...

Hopelessly devoted to Heart's fundraiser

Subscriber onlyBeauty school dropouts, pink ladies and even a few T-Birds showed up at Party With a Heart's fundraiser Sept. 15 at Argenta Community Theater. The women -- many dressed as students from Rydell High -- were there to dance and sing along with the music from the movie Grease at the Grease-Sing-Along. Continue reading...

Suit coats, sports jackets are not interchangeable

Subscriber onlyQ I hope you can answer my question. Is there a difference between a sports jacket and a suit coat? Can a suit coat be worn as a sports jacket with different trousers? Continue reading...

Handmade gifts not on registry but come from heart

Subscriber onlyI couldn't wait to see my older daughter, Sofie Hodara, walk down the aisle. I couldn't wait to celebrate her wedding to her longtime beau, Nathan Thomas Wilson. And I couldn't wait to give the happy couple my gift. Continue reading...

Pop-Up shoppers helping domestic violence shelter

Subscriber onlyCustomers began lining up early when Women and Children First opened its fifth annual Pop-Up Shop -- billed as "Little Rock's most upscale retail re-sale event" -- with a Sip & Shop Preview Party on Sept. 13 at the shop, this time located in a vacant space near the food court at Outlets of Little Rock. Continue reading...

Love takes ribbing for a worthy cause

Subscriber onlyJudy Love was honored at Toast & Roast on Sept. 13 at Embassy Suites. The event was a fundraiser for the children's mentoring program Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas. Continue reading...

Megan Renee Baker Blake Orie Hollingshead

Subscriber onlySassafras Springs Vineyard and Winery in Springdale was the setting at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, for the marriage of Megan Renee Baker and Blake Orie Hollingshead. Clark Nolan of Fellowship Fayetteville officiated. Continue reading...

Lauren Whitney Hovis Michael Chase Grounds

Subscriber onlyLauren Whitney Hovis and Michael Chase Grounds were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, in a small family ceremony at The Pearl, a hotel in Rosemary Beach, Fla. Kevin Tillman officiated. Continue reading...

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