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A Poem for Lent – our 40 days and nights of reflection

Spring begins (Sun in Aries) next Sunday, March 20th in our northern latitudes. It is also International Astrology Day. We still have about four more weeks of Lenten preparations for

Advice Goddess


My wife and I got married eight months ago. Whatever I suggest for the apartment — a paint color, a bathroom fixture — my wife immediately dismisses. For example, the

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Strong Women Lead: WAC Broadway Series offers new shows, new perspectives

Female leads, female directors, female songwriters. The 2022-23 Broadway season at the Walton Arts Center offers exciting shows with women telling most of the stories. “After about three shows were


‘Six Degrees Of Separation’: UAFS actors consider ‘threads of chance’

Jaylin Williams might be the Fort Smith native making the biggest name for himself right now as a forward on the winning Razorback basketball team. But Daniel Myers hopes it


Star-Filled Stage: Opera in Ozarks alumni return for recital

Described as “a superb singing actress,” and “a possessor of a generous dramatic soprano instrument and passionate acting skills,” soprano Alexandra Lang, a veteran of Opera in the Ozarks in


‘From The Heart’: New exhibit highlights women artists

Art Ventures recently opened a new exhibit, “From the Heart — The Power of It!” at the gallery at 20 S. Hill Ave. in Fayetteville. The show features the work

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Sign Up For Spring Break Fun: Offerings include archeology, art and ice skating

Spring break is coming to regional schools March 21-25, and local nonprofits have great ideas to keep your kiddos entertained. Fort Smith U.S. Marshals Museum 789 Riverfront Drive 242-1789

8 Days a Week

8 Days A Week

March 18 (Friday) Eureka! Fiber in the Ozarks — With classes in crocheting, needle felting, socks, beginning tapestry and more, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Eureka Springs Community Center. $50. Drop-In


LIVE! in NWA: Witchsister and Modeling support stepmom at George’s Majestic Lounge

Fayetteville’s own Witchsister just opened its spring performances March 16 with stepmom and Modeling at George’s Majestic Lounge. The family foursome is comprised of three sisters — Stevie, Stephanie and

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Tied up in knots: What to do with a short tie

Q. I have a fine tie that I like very much but that is too short. Even if I tie a four-in-hand knot, it barely makes it to my belt, and