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Eureka Springs celebrates with ‘stroll’ past historic homes

Subscriber onlyDr. Alvah Jackson discovered the "healing" springs in 1856, but history records Eureka Springs as formally founded on July 4, 1879, when Levi Best Saunders built the first house. Continue reading...

Relay, football, golf

Benefits get active

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Book bliss

Silent ride home brings realization

Subscriber onlyJust when I thought the machines had truly taken over, and that kids’ attention spans had shrunk down to the time it takes to download an app, something wonderful happened. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: 33rd Pops on the River salutes another Fourth

Music, more music and 4,000 fireworks are on -- and above -- the stage for the 33rd annual July 4 Pops on the River celebration. Continue reading...

TELL ME ABOUT IT: Hands off boyfriend who forbids walking hand in hand

DEAR CAROLYN: My boyfriend has hang-ups about being touched in public. If we're walking side by side or weaving through crowds, he does not want to hold hands or touch in any way. He likes to be totally "unencumbered." Part of it seems to be his DNA and part a hang-up about any touch being a form of public displays of affection. Continue reading...

Leary's edgy Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll returns on FX

Our favorite dysfunctional rock 'n' roll band returns tonight with as many shenanigans as ever. Continue reading...

Helpful Hints

DEAR READERS: Summer's here, and most children are out of school. The National Crime Prevention Council, ncpc.org, has some great hints for families to talk to their children about. Stranger danger is real. Teach children these hints: Continue reading...

Horoscopes by Holiday

Happy birthday. Your heart is true and you express it beautifully, to tender and enthusiastic reception. The best projects have humble beginnings but take root quickly in July. The bare-bones way things start will be in stark contrast to the lavish way they end up next April. Your involvement in a church or school will open you to good fortune in August. Continue reading...

On Christianity

DEAR REV. GRAHAM: I was really excited last year about my new job, but it involved moving to a big city, and now that I've moved here I'm really lonely and miserable. Why are cities such lonely places? Continue reading...

Super Quiz: Literary Characters: Animals and Children

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Cemetery group to meet

Subscriber onlyThe Washington County Cemetery Preservation Group will meet at 9 a.m. July 9 at the Historical Society of Elm Springs. Continue reading...

Graduates

Subscriber onlyUniversity of Central Arkansas The University of Central Arkansas in Conway held commencement ceremonies April 30. Continue reading...

BattleBots, Big Brother back, so summer's here

Think of it as professional wrestling. Only real. Continue reading...

Durable rockers Steely Dan, Winwood at Verizon

When a couple of legendary classic rock acts are brought together for a summer tour, disagreement could ensue among fans over which one should be the so-called headliner. Continue reading...

Helpful Hints

DEAR HELOISE: Having a front-loading washing machine, I have battled the funky smell that can plague them. I've found that when I add white vinegar to the fabric-softener cup (instead of fabric softener) to all my loads, the odor disappears. Continue reading...

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