Logan’s Roadhouse and Old Chicago Restaurants Shutting Down

Multiple restaurants in Arkansas will be shutting down as a result of a chain-wide closure. Logan’s Roadhouse and Old Chicago are closing all of their restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Both restaurants are owned by Chattanooga, Tenn.-based parent company CraftWorks Holdings, which previously furloughed restaurant employees. The company has now fired all of its…

Kroger Limiting Number of Customers in Stores at One Time

Kroger is limiting its customer capacity in stores to promote social distancing as a result of COVID-19. Effective Tuesday, April 7, the Cincinnati-headquartered grocery retailer will limit each store to 50 percent of its building code’s calculated capacity.   The number of customers in store will be monitored using QueVision Technology. This technology allows Kroger…

Buffalo National River

Buffalo National River Closes to Visitors

The Buffalo National River has been closed for recreational use in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. All of the park’s trails, campgrounds, open areas, and the river itself will be closed to visitors. According to the U.S. National Park Service, the closure is effective immediately. On April 1, Gov. Asa Hutchinson told reporters that…

Arkansas PBS

Arkansas PBS Airing AMI Lessons During School Closure

Arkansas PBS, the only statewide public media network, is airing “Arkansas AMI” in partnership with the Arkansas Department of Education’s Division Elementary and Secondary Education in response to the mandatory school closures amid the coronavirus pandemic. “The Arkansas PBS and ADE collaboration to support districts and families is a win for everyone during these unprecedented…

P.F. Chang's

P.F. Chang’s in Little Rock Closes Permanently

P.F. Chang’s in Little Rock is closing its doors.   The Asian restaurant, located at 317 S. Shackleford Road, is permanently closing. It had previously announced on March 19 that it would be temporarily closing.   In a Facebook post, the restaurant wrote, “It’s been a pleasure serving you over the years. Due to recent…