Melissa Gute

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VIDEO: Northwest Arkansas' Boys & Girls Clubs receive $650,000

Subscriber onlyAbout two dozen children from area Boys & Girls Clubs licked sticky fingers and wiped messy faces after enjoying the fruit pizzas they made at Brightwater on Thursday morning. Continue reading...

Bank to build close to Bentonville square

Subscriber only First Security Bank is gearing up to construct a three-story building that will include its business, leased space and a residential unit less than a block from the downtown square. Continue reading...

Bentonville parks plan includes program fee changes

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Nonresidents may have to pay more than residents to participate in Parks and Recreation programs in the coming years. Continue reading...

Davis to retire from Bentonville, Bella Vista chamber

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Dana Davis is stepping away from his four-year stint as president and CEO of the Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce, the organization announced Friday morning. Continue reading...

Little Sugar Creek project to begin initial phase in Bentonville

Subscriber onlyApproving an amended agreement between the city and the Watershed Conservation Resource Center allows the first phases of a stream restoration project on Little Sugar Creek to begin, a city project manager said Tuesday. Continue reading...

Bentonville airport's west side primed for growth, officials say

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Development opportunities on the municipal airport's west side are closer to reality as bids for a parallel taxiway came in favorable. Continue reading...

Bentonville commission grants permit for food festival

Subscriber only Planning commissioners agreed to allow Bite NW Arkansas to operate out of 8th Street Market this year, but were hesitant to grant a permit allowing multiple large events to be at the downtown facility. Continue reading...

Bentonville trail section near lake shut for repairs

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Thousands of trail users will have to avoid Bella Vista Lake for the next few weeks as city crews continue to remove debris and repair damage from April flooding. Continue reading...

Growth continues in Bentonville's Art District

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The area around Southwest A and Southwest Fourth streets is nearly unrecognizable as to what it was prior to 2014 when city officials first identified what is becoming the Art District. Continue reading...

Renovations brighten Bentonville's pool building

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Danielle Keller expected to rush through the Melvin Ford Aquatic bathhouse when she took her two children to the outdoor community pool Friday. Continue reading...

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