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LR outlet mall to feature pushcarts

Subscriber onlyRetailers and other businesses can have a presence at the soon-to-open Outlets of Little Rock without the expense of outfitting one of the 70-plus storefronts at the open-air shopping center. Continue reading...

Conway mall names 2 anchor retailers

Subscriber onlyA Sam's Club and Academy Sports are among anchors of a new 400,000-square-foot shopping center to open at the southeast corner of Interstate 40 and Dave Ward Drive in Conway. Continue reading...

Elderton new leader of Hot Springs paper

Subscriber onlyBill Elderton, former general manager for the Hot Springs Village Voice, was named general manager of the Sentinel-Record in Hot Springs on Tuesday. Continue reading...

LR retail complex gets new manager

Firm aims to fill Crossings’ spaces

Subscriber onlyFlake and Kelley Commercial has taken over leasing and management of Shackleford Crossings Shopping Center and is hoping to increase its 81 percent occupancy rate by recruiting a local restaurant or pub and possibly a "value retailer" -- a high-end merchant with discount prices unlike an outlet mall store. Continue reading...

NW airport adds daily San Francisco flight

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas Regional Airport has added daily, nonstop service to San Francisco. Continue reading...

Hank's adds rentals for events

LR outlet has sofas, tables, bars for weddings, banquets

Subscriber onlyHanks's Fine Furniture, a multistate furniture dealer with roots in Little Rock, has gotten into the event-rental business and has already done more than 50 events -- weddings, fundraisers, corporate affairs and the like -- since the first of the year. Continue reading...

Wireless harness pushed for cities

Verizon sponsors forum on Net use

Subscriber onlyMulberry Mayor Gary Baxter rides herd over a small town but has big ideas for bringing it into the growing realm of advanced technology. Continue reading...

Memphis fish cafe plans outlet in LR

Subscriber onlyThe owners of the Memphis area-based Soul Fish Cafe chain said they're opening a store on Little Rock's Main Street because they feel the area is poised for a growth spurt. Continue reading...

Bank awards $1.1M in housing grants

Subscriber onlyThe Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas said Monday that it has awarded more than $1.1 million in Affordable Housing Program grants to create or rehabilitate 163 housing units in Arkansas. Continue reading...

Bank sues archivist over $3.5M in loans

Subscriber onlyCentennial Bank sued John Rogers, a North Little Rock archivist, his ex-wife Angelica and two businesses Thursday for more than $3.5 million for failure to make payments on four loans. Continue reading...

World Services for Blind in LR hires chief

Subscriber onlySharon Giovinazzo, a veteran of organizations that serve the blind, was named Thursday as the new president and chief executive of World Services for the Blind in Little Rock. Continue reading...

State agency returns $450,000 unspent

New development chief Preston wants commission to think like a business

Subscriber onlyMike Preston, the new executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said Tuesday that he won't spend leftover money in the commission's budget for the sake of balancing the books. Any unspent funds should and have been returned to the state's coffers, he said. Continue reading...

Collective has plans to energize street life in Financial Quarter

Subscriber onlyA group of downtown Little Rock real estate property managers, investors and other stakeholders have sought help from a volunteer group of local engineers and architects to help rebrand the Continue reading...

BMWs to move to new LR spot

Dealer building $6.8 million store

Subscriber onlyBMW of Little Rock is relocating its showroom and service center from North Shackleford Road to 4621 Colonel Glenn Plaza Drive with a new $6.8 million facility to showcase the luxury cars. Continue reading...

Steakhouse scouted west LR

Ruth’s Chris interest shown years ago; downtown new goal

Subscriber onlyThe corporate office of Ruth's Chris Steak House has its sights set on a downtown Little Rock location, but a franchisee for the popular eatery combed the broader city area for a landing spot five to 10 years ago, a local developer said Thursday. Continue reading...

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