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Advice Goddess

RIP, Amy Alkon’s science-based syndicated advice column: 1995 to March 31, 2022.

My column, for years, ran in over 100 papers across the US and Canada, and in the military paper, the Stars & Stripes. It is “applied science,” meaning I read

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Summer Songs: Music series tuning up everywhere across NWA

It’s time to upgrade your outdoor concert gear — just leave your glass containers at home! From spring to summer to fall, there’s music indoors and out warming up Northwest


Comfort Food: Eurekan loves to cook, wants to give back

Two years ago, remembers Peggy Hill, she told her husband, Lakota Sioux flutist John Two-Hawks, that she was done touring with him. “I wanted to be in Eureka Springs, and


Silent No Longer: Film reveals life in Ukraine, then and now

Thanks to Montopolis, an Austin, Texas, based indie chamber music group, and a new score, a 1929 silent film “gives historical context to the invasion” of Ukraine by Russia, says


Five Minutes, Five Questions: Anthony Ball, Music Moves

A two-day event celebrating the contribution of Black culture is set for April 15-16 at The Jones Center in Springdale. The Arkansas Black Music Expo is presented by Music Moves,


Historic Foundations: Community built on strength of frontier fort

Thomas Saccente Staff at the Fort Smith National Historic Site are optimistic about 2022 after being closed for the majority of the past two years. Nissa Mondahl, chief of

8 Days a Week

8 Days A Week

April 15 (Friday) Spring Book Sale — Hosted by Friends of the Bentonville Library, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 15-16, Bentonville Public Library. Drop-In Tour — Sculpture, 1 p.m., Garrison


LIVE! in NWA: Steel Wheels Bring Roots Music To FPL

FAYETTEVILLE • Mingus Big Band plays at 7 p.m. April 29 at the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson St. • The Cole Birmingham Band starts at 8 p.m. April 15 at Six-Twelve Coffeehouse, 3980

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Big tips for the short man

Q. I am only five feet five in height. I know there are some shoes I can buy called “elevator shoes,” but I don’t know much about them and am

Risa's Astrology

Passover, Full Moon, Resurrection & Easter Festivals

This coming weekend is filled with festivals, spanning three levels of humanity’s development. We have the Jewish festival of Passover (beginning Friday at sunset); the Aries Festival, Festival of Love