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Awesome Adventures

Film festival celebrates the great outdoors

Subscriber onlyAs the short film "Where the Wild Things Play" opens, three guys are sitting at a bar, wishing they were out skiing or climbing or doing something exciting -- and wondering where the girls are. Continue reading...

'Small but mighty' - Artist turns to nature for her first 5x5 entries

Subscriber onlyKristi Ponte comes from three generations of professional artists -- working in glass, watercolor, acrylics, metal art, iron forging and floral design -- and she herself has been painting in acrylics for more than 30 years. Continue reading...

No Time Like The Present - Violinist celebrates marriage of musical styles

Subscriber onlyHe just won the 2018 Leonard Bernstein Award. He performs solo and with one of the most innovative trios currently touring. He's been described by the Boston Globe as someone who "plays classical violin with the charisma of a rock star." Continue reading...

'She Kills Monsters' - UA play takes on real life within magical realm

Subscriber only"But this story remains. And isn't that essentially all that life is -- a collection of stories? This is one of mine ..." Continue reading...

Words Matter

Author wants to help kids change the world

Subscriber onlyWhat's on Kwame Alexander's mind on a Tuesday morning in October? Continue reading...

Come Sit A Spell

‘Front Porch’ facilitates cultural connections

Subscriber onlyUntil they sat down together, Charlotte Buchanan-Yale and Jeannie Stone might not have known they were courting the same audience. Continue reading...

All The News That Fits

Gridiron journalists poke fun at everyone

Subscriber onlyAny longtime fan of the Northwest Arkansas Gridiron Show surely expects to see Donald Trump in the first sketch -- and the second -- and probably the third, fourth, 10th and 26th. Continue reading...

Immersive Theater

UAFS opens season with innovative fall production

Subscriber onlyThere is nothing Bob Stevenson loves more than blasting through barriers -- not just the fourth wall that has traditionally separated actors from audience but anything else that might limit the theatrical experience. Continue reading...

VIDEO: History Set To Music

Mulhollans debut new ‘Cane Hill’ album

Subscriber onlyMollie discovered she was an artist, back when women weren't anything but wives, mothers and farm hands. Continue reading...

A bicycle, a banjo and biscuits - Baker takes to road to collect stories of the Ozarks

Subscriber only"I like stories," said Martin Philip, a writer and Fayetteville native. "I find the lives that each of us lead -- small, large, jackpot or broke -- fascinating." Continue reading...

Replaying The Silver Ball - HillBenders put twist on rock ‘n’ roll classic

HillBenders put twist on rock ‘n’ roll classic

Subscriber only"He's a pinball wizard Continue reading...

Love's labors found

Houmas House like ‘waking up in paradise’

Subscriber onlyNot everyone adores New Orleans. I accept that. Yes, there is a very visible homeless population. Yes, the French Quarter can be crowded, and Bourbon Street smells like any busy bar on a Saturday night. Yes, you'll walk your feet off up to your knees. And no, it's not a cheap place to vacation -- there are very few $1 menus or $2 happy hours. Continue reading...

Sweet Home Arkansas - Communities climb on to rev up rally ride

Subscriber onlyThis is just Tommy Sisemore's third year at the helm of Bikes, Blues & BBQ, but he's an old hand at keeping the motorcycle rally a community occasion. A former Springdale police officer, he's been coordinating security for the annual event since 2006. Continue reading...

Bra-a-a-a-ains!

Zombies still hungry in ‘Night of the Living Dead’

Subscriber onlyOne might say zombies have been part of her relationship with her husband since the beginning, says Rikkee Workman-Black. Continue reading...

'It's All Art' - Motorcycle enthusiast puts new spin on event

Subscriber onlyTina Archer-Cope says her dad "has always owned something with two wheels," so an affinity for motorcycles came naturally to her -- even though she took the long route to riding. Continue reading...

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