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The city of Little Rock has announced it won an order from Circuit Judge Tim Fox that temporarily closes the Willow Creek Apartments on Geyer Springs Road for code violations.
Little Rock police have arrested a man suspected of shooting a 10-year-old girl during a Monday drive-by shooting.
It's a group who's numbers you don't want to see increase. But because of a rise in homicides in Little Rock this year, more people are turning to the organization Parents of Murdered Children.
This week's singles round-up is a day late since I've been out of town for a week reporting on rare mushrooms in Star City, but I promise it represents the very best of the new Arkansas music you missed in the last several days, with country songs and weed raps and doom metal that doesn't sound anything like doom metal.
I was informed yesterday that the Republican hatchet team's mission to dig up damaging oppo research on Democrat Clarke Tucker, candidate for House District 35 against Republican Stacy Hurst , wouldn't end with going after Tucker's four-year-old son on where he attends nursery school.
Sydney Brazil , a junior at eStem High in downtown Little Rock and a member of the school's Noble Impact student entrepreneurship program, has expanded her gourmet donut hole business.
When Shinyribs , Gourds' front man Kevin Russell's side project, comes to town "it's a hip-shaking, belly-laughing, soul-singing, song-slinging, down-home house party," Russell promises on his website.
Sgt. Willie Davis has been with the Little Rock Police Department for 23 years, and works with the Little Rock chapter of the national Our Kids Program, which recruits at-risk African-American boys in the sixth grade and follows them through high school, providing mentorship and support.
"Happens quick, and then they move on quickly," says Captain Terry Hastings. It's a recurring problem for the Little Rock Police Department , smash and grabs in parked cars.
See Spot Go , a dry cleaning business that opened downtown in May, is expanding with a second store in Delano .
Sounds secure, but handcuffs similar to these weren't enough to hold Pulaski County inmate Aneal Castro-Hernandez who escaped while being transported to court on Monday morning.
The Little Rock Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a Little Rock teen wanted on charges of Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm from a Vehicle, Theft of Property, and Terroristic Act.
I'm pleased to oblige Sherman Banks, president emeritus of Sister Cities International, with news of a sustainable agriculture, economic development and tourism exchange from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Arkansas Municipal League Building in North Little Rock.
Members with Stop the Violence, an organization that aims to reduce crime in minority communities say if people know who did the crime they are as guilty as the criminals if they don't speak out and tell the police.
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Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 10:36 am
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