Diamond Chef Competition

The University of Arkansas-Pulaski Tech College Celebrates 10 Years of Popular Chef Competition with A Double Elimination Culinary Challenge Donnie Ferneau Executive Chef at 1836 Club in Little Rock 2016 Diamond Chef Champion Cooking Style: “I’m classic-trained, but I definitely am Kamikaze. I grab from everything and I put them all together as one if…

Savoring Springtime with Wines

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] n the native Kiswahili the word “safari” means “to journey.” In the native French, “sommelier” is the title bestowed upon a professionally trained wine steward. At the May fundraiser Wild Wines benefiting the Little Rock Zoo, guests will be guided along a culinary journey carefully curated by sommelier Jonathan Looney, the event’s beverage sponsor.…

From Our House to Yours

Linda Fertsl is a long-time volunteer for Our House. [dropcap]T[/dropcap] hey’re two simple little trays meant for holding deviled eggs, each with eight not-so-perfect oval indentations. Because they’re made of silver metal that feels like more like cast iron than aluminum, they seem vintage, like they’ve known many family barbecues. However, the story to be…

Border Cantos, Crystal Bridges

Border Cantos, a unique collaboration between American photographer Richard Misrach and Mexican American sculptor/composer Guillermo Galindo, uses the power of art to explore and humanize the complex issues surrounding the United States-Mexico border. Misrach, who has photographed the border since 2004, documents landscapes and objects, including things left behind by migrants.  His  large-scale photographs, along…

Heights Corner Market Officially Opens its Doors!

Heights Corner Market will host its official grand opening this Friday, March 31 from 3-6 p.m. at 5018 Kavanaugh Boulevard. Located in the former Terry’s Finer Foods location, the revamped space will feature a full deli; prepared foods section with daily specials; local, organic produce and goods; on-trend gifts and household items; and at-home delivery…

Bentonville Has Exploded Onto The Mountain Biking Scene

Rider: Rosara Joseph. Photo: Carl Zoch. Reposted from singletracks.com Bentonville, Arkansas has exploded onto the mountain biking scene with a massive influx of trail building funds from the Walton family. IMBA has gotten completely on board with this trail development, choosing Bentonville as the location for their 2016 World Summit. As of press time, there…