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Young filmmaker showcases When Jeff Tries to Save the World at Bentonville Film Festival

Kendall Goldberg has been working on When Jeff Tried to Save the World for five years, most of the time when she was studying film at Chapman University in California. Continue reading...

Son inspires Habib to tell stories through films

Subscriber onlyDan Habib is bringing two films to this year's Bentonville Film Festival. Both focus on the inclusion of those with disabilities. Continue reading...

Laurenzo offers insight on Lez Bomb

Lez Bomb uses comedy to tell about a young woman who brings her girlfriend home for Thanksgiving to meet the family, but her coming out efforts are thwarted by the unexpected arrival of her male roommate. Continue reading...

Bentonville prepares for film festival; planners expect 100,000 people to attend

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Not many signs around the downtown square hinted that filmmakers, media executives, celebrities and festivalgoers will descend this week upon the city's core. Continue reading...

Fee changes increase construction cost

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The city plans to increase fees it charges developers to help offset the rising demand for services new buildings and residents bring. Continue reading...

Community readies for Bentonville Film Festival

BENTONVILLE -- Not many signs around the downtown square hinted filmmakers, media executives, celebrities and festival-goers will descend this week upon the city's core. Continue reading...

Youth Lit Fest invades schools, continues today

BENTONVILLE -- The Public Library is expanding the footprint of this year's Youth Literature Festival. Continue reading...

'Dia' celebration to highlight Youth Lit Fest in Bentonville

BENTONVILLE -- The Youth Literature Festival has grown to two days and to two venues this year. Continue reading...

Visit Bentonville reorganizes structure

Reorganizing Visit Bentonville staff will reduce payroll costs and create a more efficient method to handle day-to-day operations, the Advertising and Promotions Commission discussed Thursday. Continue reading...

Task force to tackle Bentonville animal shelter issue

A task force will explore the feasibility of the city running its own animal shelter. Continue reading...

Bentonville council selects firm for wastewater plant repair

The city will spend an extra $24,000 on a project involving the Wastewater Department's clarifiers by rejecting the lowest bidder. Continue reading...

JBU hosts seventh disaster shelter competition in Siloam Springs

SILOAM SPRINGS -- Construction management students from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock gave a few cheers and clapped after a shelter they built survived a simulated earthquake. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas Community College board OKs lease restructuring

BENTONVILLE -- The Northwest Arkansas Community College Foundation is one step closer to paying for a new Washington County center. Continue reading...

Bentonville Brewery, Aldi to come to Bentonville's Southwest 14th Street

Climb Bentonville customers will only have to travel across a parking lot to grab a beer after a climbing session as a brewery is planned for the corner of Southwest I and Southwest 14th streets. Continue reading...

NWACC's Washington County groundbreaking planned for June

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Officials will break ground on the Northwest Arkansas Community College's Washington County center on June 27, President Evelyn Jorgenson told the Board of Trustees on Monday. Continue reading...