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Argenta Market Open House Theme Buy Local

Argenta Market Open House Theme Buy Local

Stop and shop the Argenta Market Holiday Open House, Saturday, Decmeber 14, 9 a.m.- 1 p.m., 521 Main Street.

This Week in Argenta

This Week in Argenta

Now – December 31: Carousel Fit For Life Holiday & Year End special on CHAIR MASSAGES. $1 per minute, at Carousel fit 4 life Wellness Center, 513 Main and $1.25 per min. with service brought to you! All services must be purchased by Dec.1, 2013. All services are 30 min., or more! Please call 501 563-0861

December 3: Live Entertainment!
Tales From the South Tin Roof Project
Music Jam by Elliott Griffen & Joseph Fuller at The Joint

December 7: Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band return to Verizon Arena for a night of fin-tastic music and fun on Saturday, December 7th at 8pm. Ticket Prices:$48.50, $91.50,$159. Eight-ticket limit per customer. Tickets available at the Verizon Arena Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or on line at www.ticketmaster.com.

Artist INC Artists Exhibit Talent While Raising Funds for Art Connection

Artist INC Artists Exhibit Talent While Raising Funds for Art Connection

Ten of Central Arkansas’ finest artists are combining their work for a show to benefit Art Connection located in the Argenta Arts District.

Actor/Writer/Director McCullough Featured on Tales From the South

Actor/Writer/Director McCullough Featured on Tales From the South

Tuesday, December 3, enjoy a fantastic dinner and be part of the live audience for Internationally-syndicated radio show “Tales from the South,” where Southerners bring their own true stories to life.

This Tin Roof Project Show features actor/writer/producer Warren McCullough. The cost is $7.50 admission plus dinner. Dinner begins at 5 p.m.;live music at 6 p.m., and taping begins at 7 p.m. Reservations recommended. For details, call 501-372-7976 or visit www.TalesFromTheSouth.com for tickets.

Expect lane closures on I-30, I440 in Little Rock on Dec. 3, 4

Expect lane closures on I-30, I440 in Little Rock on Dec. 3, 4

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AHTD) – Improvements to the Interstate 30/440 Interchange will require a lane closure in Little Rock, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

Crews will be improving the driving surface on the I-30 eastbound ramp extending to Interstate 440. The work will require closing the ramp’s eastbound outside lane on Tuesday, December 3rd and Wednesday, December 4th between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weather permitting.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com or ArkansasHighways.com. You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.

(Photo: Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department)

Bill and Hillary Clinton National expects large crowds for Thanksgiving travel

Bill and Hillary Clinton National expects large crowds for Thanksgiving travel

LITTLE ROCK,  ARK. (BHCNA) – Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport is expecting high passenger volume during this Thanksgiving week.  According to TSA (Transportation Security Administration) figures, 33,511 passengers are estimated during this period, which began Friday, November 22nd and runs through Sunday, December 1st.  The projection is down just more than 5 percent from last year’s total of 35,269.  Sunday, December 1st is anticipated to be the busiest with 4,371 passengers.  Historically, the Thanksgiving holiday week is the busiest of the year for the state’s largest airport.

Throughout the holiday travel season, the airport will see more leisure passengers, many of whom do not travel as often.  Travelers will notice a new ticket lobby with additional kiosks for easier check-in, a new baggage screening system, curbside check-in offered by Southwest and Delta , a renovated baggage claim area plus the addition of TSA Pre✓™ .

‘River Lights in the Rock’ to be Unveiled Dec. 19

‘River Lights in the Rock’ to be Unveiled Dec. 19

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Entergy) – For eight months workers from Koontz Electric have been installing arrays of high-tech LED lights on three downtown Little Rock bridges. On the evening of Dec. 19, the dazzling, multicolored display will be unveiled for the public for the first time.

The lights were made possible by donations to commemorate the company’s 100th year in business.

The public is encouraged to attend the official flipping of the switches during a program 5-8 p.m. at the First Security Amphitheater. Sporting new lights are the Main Street, Junction and Clinton Presidential Park bridges.

Hosts of the event, in addition to Entergy Arkansas, are, City of Little Rock, City of North Little Rock, Pulaski County Bridge Public Facilities Board, the Clinton Foundation, and the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau.