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A Bird In The Bush

Quails need our help to keep habitat AMANDA BANCROFT Making Ripples While walking down our grassy driveway one evening, I was surprised to see a medium-sized butterball of a bird

In The News

Three Minutes, Three Questions — Shane Richey On Virtual Reality

JOCELYN MURPHY We here at What’s Up! are certainly just as bummed as you, dear reader, at the extended closure of one of our favorite museums, announced last week. Crystal Bridges


The Show Must Go On

Brewery becomes movie theater during pandemic LARA JO HIGHTOWER For Quentin Willard, founder and operator of the Fort Smith Brewing Company, breweries are not just for serving beer. They’re

Advice Goddess

When Harem Met Sally And Comparison Chopping

When Harem Met Sally My ex just started dating a female friend of his. When we were together, I always worried about the chemistry I felt they had, and it

Male Call

French cuffs are a must

Q. My wife says I need a shirt with French cuffs when attending a formal or dressy occasion. In fact, she thinks I should own a few. I’ve never paid

Cover Story

Hip To Be Square

White Street Walk artist best known for beautiful boxes BECCA MARTIN-BROWN One question changed the direction of Doug Stowe’s life. He was studying political science and sociology in college,


Into The Unknown

Artists, residency explore present, past connections JOCELYN MURPHY There is a well-known understanding within the art field, explains Pia Agrawal, that the work is only complete once an audience

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Volunteers Still Essential

Find ways to help, online or on your own block AMANDA BANCROFT Making Ripples One of the best ways to distract yourself from a problem is to help someone else