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HIGH PROFILE: Byron M. Eiseman Jr. spent 50 years teaching law students at UALR’s Bowen Law School

School’s namesake, William Bowen, brought young lawyer to Little Rock, became his mentor

Subscriber onlyByron Eiseman's career path to Little Rock started with a practical joke played on him by a law school professor and legendary Arkansas lawyer William Bowen. Continue reading...

Nonprofit helps its members put fresh local food on tables

Subscriber onlyOn a recent Tuesday, a large wooden table was piled high with a beautifully arranged display of fresh-picked organic vegetables, fruit, cartons of eggs and local farm-raised beef and pork. It was pickup day for clients of Green Groceries at the Gallery at Christ Church's Parish House. Continue reading...

Eats for Education: 15th annual Cooking for College a tasty way to raise scholarship money

Subscriber onlyCollege students may only wish they could eat this well while at school. But at least those who benefit from Cooking for College have help with their education costs. Continue reading...

He became a regular shopper to check out cashier

Subscriber onlyMichael Mothershed smiled at a cute girl in his neighborhood grocery store, but he didn't talk to her. That turned out to be a wise move for the time being. Continue reading...

Ex-Etiquette

Subscriber onlyQ I met the perfect man and his four kids about six years ago. His ex does not believe in co-parenting and has told us many times to leave her kids alone, but that's impossible because they share the kids' time equally -- one week with us, one week with her. Continue reading...

Mass a-peel: Shuckin’ for Shelter fundraiser benefits Habit for Humanity

Subscriber onlyPartygoers enjoyed all-you-can eat crawfish and a view of the Arkansas River and the Little Rock skyline at the Shuckin' for Shelter Crawfish Boil on June 7. The inaugural mudbug fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Central Arkansas was held at the River House in North Little Rock. Continue reading...

Help, stylish salesman key for male shoppers

Subscriber onlyQ I have a number of pieces of clothing that I've had for over 10 years that I imagine I will need to replace before the fall. What do I specifically need to know? Continue reading...

Parties to reveal gender of baby becoming norm

Subscriber onlyJenny Metellus Pierre, 31, and her husband thought they had plenty of time to get pregnant. However, unforeseen medical problems made it more difficult than they anticipated. Two years of testing, surgery and fertility treatments led them to attempt in vitro fertilization, which ultimately led to a successful pregnancy. Continue reading...

Arkansans invited to see Governor's Mansion, dine

Subscriber onlyFirst lady Susan Hutchinson welcomed guests who gathered June 6 for "Lunch at the People's House." Continue reading...

Barber leaving shop after 60 years

Subscriber onlyBy David Fowler's own reckoning, he has trimmed about 400,000 heads of hair at the Duke Barber Shop -- a six-decade career that began with flattops, survived the meager "long-hair period" and ended on campus May 31, when the shop shut its fabled doors. Continue reading...

Speaker discusses LR desegregation

Subscriber onlyLaVerne Bell-Tolliver -- the first black student to attend Forest Heights Junior High School and current associate professor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock -- was guest speaker at the monthly Legacies and Lunch on June 5. The event at the Main Library was hosted by the Central Arkansas Library System and the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies. Continue reading...

Heifer International raises money with fun in the field

Subscriber onlyDark clouds and a few sprinkles failed to put a damper on Heifer International's annual Feast in the Field, a fundraiser to aid Heifer USA in its support for small-scale farmers. Continue reading...

Personified

Foundation sparks hope for single parents

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Local notes

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Club news

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