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Risa's Astrology

Neptune, the Dissolver, Making Way for the New Era

We continue in the sign Pisces (month & progressed U.S. Sun is 15 degrees Pisces), last sign of the zodiac, ruled by Neptune, the dissolver. Neptune eliminates all things hindering

Advice Goddess

Smear Pressure and Ancestry Dot Bomb

Smear Pressure I’m a college sophomore, and my boyfriend is a senior. He’s a football player, and other girls have crushes on him. Recently, he was with his guy friends

Cover Story

A voice for each child: CASA seeks to recruit 40 volunteers in March

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN Listening to volunteers talk about their work as Court Appointed Special Advocates for children in Northwest Arkansas, two things are readily apparent. Volunteering doesn’t take an overwhelming

In The News

Disney Magic: NWA native cast in ‘Secrets of Sulphur Springs’

Northwest Arkansas native Adam Henslee’s 2020 started out with a bang, when he found out he had landed a reoccurring role in a Disney-produced series called “Secrets of Sulphur Springs.”

Making Ripples

Amanda Bancroft: Winter pond provides peek at surprising passerby

AMANDA BANCROFT Making Ripples One bitterly cold day in February, we decided to check the pond for migrating flocks that might have gotten stranded here during the blizzard. Two dozen


Dust To Dust: ‘A Clean House’ is hilariously tragic

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN Sarah Ruhl’s “The Clean House” opens with a joke. “Of course,” wrote The New York Times in a 2006 review, “it’s told in Portuguese, so you probably


Remembering Florence Price: SoNA releases African-American composer’s ‘Quintet’

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN Florence Price is getting a lot more attention than she did during her lifetime. Born in 1887 to a middle-class family in Little Rock, Price attended New


Ready To Reopen: MONAH plans to keep the new to showcase the old

“March 2020 changed MONAH’s direction with our temporary closure due to the pandemic,” says Charlotte Buchanan-Yale, director of the Museum of Native American History in Bentonville. “Reinventing MONAH has been

Family Friendly

Down The Rabbit Hole: Alice has new adventures at Arts Live

LARA JO HIGHTOWER For nearly a year now, Arts Live Theatre has fully embraced the pivot to online programming caused by the global pandemic. Led by Executive Director Mark

8 Days a Week

8 Days a Week

March 5 (Friday) Grand Lake Boat and Sport Show — Through March 7, Grove Civic Center, 1720 S. Main St. in Grove. $5. 918-786-2289. ’90s Music Trivia — 6:30 p.m.,