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Risa's Astrology

The Bird Chirps of the Future

In sacred liturgy, the days of December 26 – January 8th are referred to as the 12 Days Of/After Christmas – a time in which we walk with the Three


Everything Old New Again

Rogers Historical Museum pulls out of the station BECCA MARTIN-BROWN The story goes beyond just finding a bigger and better location for the Rogers Historical Museum. Opening that new

'Tis the Season

New year’s resolutions

Yoga meets business to build community ANDREA JOHNSON Special to The Free Weekly Darcy Martin carried her blue yoga mat rolled up in one arm and a cup of wine


First Out Of The Gate

Theaters debut some shows, send others packing BECCA MARTIN-BROWN When a theater snob from the big city says “world premiere,” it’s a safe bet that “Northwest Arkansas” isn’t anywhere

Making Ripples

To Stack Or Not To Stack?

What some consider art, others call vandalism AMANDA BANCROFT Making Ripples Stacked rocks, also called cairns or inukshuk, have become more numerous thanks to social media spreading the once-less-common practice.

In The News

Lights! Camera! Action!

Arkansas making its name in the movies LARA JO HIGHTOWER In the past, says Kerri Elder, owner and executive producer at Fayetteville’s production and media company Rockhill Studios, Arkansas

Advice Goddess

Foul Pay and Keeping It Rio

Foul Pay I went out with a feminist who was all into women’s empowerment, but when the bill came, she made no effort to chip in. Please explain this type

Family Friendly

Wheels Up

Mountain biking takes over Northwest Arkansas CHIP SOUZA A certain two-wheeled apparatus is literally taking over Northwest Arkansas. The mountain biking community of the region has grown impressively over

Maker Space

Taking The Arts Outdoors

Corridor would change Fayetteville cityscape LARA JO HIGHTOWER The city of Fayetteville is in the middle of plotting a special project that will run from Dickson Street to Prairie



Dec. 28 The Rios — 8 p.m., Black Apple Crossing, Springdale. Warehouse 90 — Brick Street Brews, Rogers. Johai Kafa — Chelsea’s Corner Cafe, Eureka Springs. Eli Young Band —