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8 Days a Week

8 Days A Week

July 5 (Friday) Family Feature Film — “Treasure Planet,” noon, Bentonville Public Library. Free. 271-3192. Friday Family Movie — “The Kid Who Would Be King,” 10 a.m., Fayetteville Public Library.


A Pirate’s Life For Me!

Swashbuckling adventure awaits at Silver Dollar City BECCA MARTIN-BROWN What little boy doesn’t dream of a swashbuckling adventure aboard a pirate ship laden with treasure? Brad Schroeder certainly did.

Risa's Astrology

We the People of the United States (our tasks)

Thursday, July 4th is the 243rdbirthday of the United States. Founded under the liberating sign of Cancer & Rays 3 & 7, it is from the United States that the

Male Call

Summer Suits

Q. Last week I answered a question about a light blue jacket as a nice variation for summer wear. I immediately received an email complaining/asking if lighter blue was really



July 5 Richard Burnett — 7 p.m., After 5 Bar, Rogers. The Good Shadows — 8 p.m., Black Apple Crossing, Springdale. Candy Lee — Brick Street Brews, Rogers. ClusterPluck —

Making Ripples

A Good Roach (Sort Of)

Wood cockroaches not awful to have around AMANDA BANCROFT Making Ripples The name Pennsylvania wood cockroach makes one think these creatures should be in Pennsylvania, not Northwest Arkansas, but their


Can We Stop With All This Floodin’?

Parody song, video support flood relief JOCELYN MURPHY “It was big and mean and powerful. And once you got near the river, you could feel the evil coming off


Full Hearts, Full Stomachs

Roots Fest culinary side offers more than food LARA JO HIGHTOWER Even in its first year — when there was only one stage and a handful of musical acts

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Jenks Aquarium celebrates species BECCA MARTIN-BROWN Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, the Oklahoma Aquarium has declared July “Sharklahoma.” “Sharklahoma is a