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Must the Belt Match the Shoes?

Q. When wearing a traditional navy blue blazer, gray flannel slacks, and cordovan shoes, what is the proper belt color, brown or black? Must the belt match the shoes?  A.

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Easy Rewriter and The Incredible Sulk

Easy Rewriter At a dinner, a woman asked how my husband and I met. He says he spotted me in the campus dining hall, deliberately bumped me and spilled my

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Hidden Gems: Book fair lets readers meet the authors up close and personal

When notices started going up around Eureka Springs about the “Meet the Maker” events frequently held during the holiday season, Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow Executive Director Michelle Hannon had


‘A Little Ridiculousness’: WAC offers golden ticket to confectionery fun

“Do you know the story at all?” Walton Arts Center Vice President of Programming and Executive Producer Scott Galbraith couldn’t resist this cheeky quip way back in the spring of


Rearranging The Holidays: Fort Smith Symphony plays new versions of old favorites

Matt Riley didn’t grow up celebrating Christmas. His mother, he explains, was Jewish. But now, it’s Christmas year-round for the composer, his wife and their four children. Riley is also


Five Minutes, Five Questions: Jody Travis Thompson

“I first saw Jody Travis Thompson’s work through social media,” says Eureka Springs artist Zeek Taylor. “I was immediately impressed. It seemed evident to me that he had been trained

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‘A Patriotic Christmas’: Hawkins House dresses up in red, white and blue

At the turn of the 20th century, the Hawkins family would have been typical of the middle class in Rogers, and they would have spent the Christmas holidays in a

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8 Days a Week

Dec. 3 (Friday) Drop-In Tour — Big Picture: Art, Architecture & Nature, 11:30 a.m., Main Lobby at Crystal Bridges Museum. Free. 657-2335 or Drop-In Tour — Sculpture, 1 p.m.,


LIVE! in NWA: Samara Joy at WAC, plus live music all over NWA

At just 21 years old, Samara Joy was named the 2019 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition winner and a rising star in the jazz world with a voice as