City budget hearings set
The city o f Little Rock has scheduled two public meetings on the 2015 city budget , which includes no across-the-board raises for city employees (but does continue a $200,000 subsidy to the private Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce, whose political activities include working against policies that benefit organized labor, pus another $100,000 to the related Metropolitan Alliance .) The ...
Tyrone tree lighting set for this weekend
Tyrone?s Christmas celebration officially begins Sunday, Dec. 7, with its annual tree lighting event at Shamrock Park. The event starts at 4 p.m. with free horse drawn sleigh rides around Shamrock Park and ends at 8 p.m. While the sleigh rides go around town, Flat Rock?s chorus will sing with Sandy Creek?s chorus close behind. Santa is scheduled to appear at 7 p.m. along with ?surprise guests ...
14 ridiculous hotel amenities
Private pools, flat-screen TVs, mega liquor bottles.
Daily Shorts: Speech punishment for fantasy player
From a terrible speech impression to the one of the world's biggest stars falling off a chair, Daily Shorts takes a look at the lighter side of sport. Man loses fantasy football bet, does mediocre Al Pacino impression
Two psychologists' role in CIA torture program comes into focus
In the "Salt Pit," a then-secret CIA prison in Afghanistan, John "Bruce" Jessen watched carefully in late 2002 as five agency officers rushed into a darkened cell and grabbed an Afghan detainee named Gul Rahman.
Bloodstock Bites: Lasting legacy
Our pedigree expert Chris Hill brings us his weekly round-up of what's been in the news in the racing bloodstock scene.
Coming Out Flat Is The Secret Disease Of All Sports
Drew Magary's Thursday Afternoon NFL Dick Joke Jamboroo runs every Thursday during the NFL season. Email Drew here . Read more...
Taqueria Habanero: From Puebla, with love and fresh tortillas
The $20 Diner falls for the exquisite rounds of corn masa at this no-nonsense Columbia Heights taqueria.
My worst game coming out flat was the Bucs game in 2012.
My worst game coming out flat was the Bucs game in 2012. Thursday night football, I know I have to do well because of all the activism stuff and we're in prime time. Had a great week of practice, a rock solid pregame warmup, and we're playing indoors. I was ready to crush the ball. Read more...
This Little Underground: Caribou legitimizes live electronic music
Orlando Brewing is one of those places I wish I had occasion to go to more. Although not the hottest stage in town, I like the setting of the local organic brewery, so I keep an eye on their music calendar for opportunities. A healthy live-music scene needs