Soup Sunday is Back for its 40th Anniversary

Little Rock 2021 Soup Sunday is back for its 40th anniversary and will be commencing as a virtual event on Feb. 21, 2021. Accompanying 40-year Soup Sunday veterans Dave’s Place and The Faded Rose, participating restaurants will offer specials for the entire month of February (Feb. 1-28) excluding Valentine’s weekend.   In the past, more…

Mischa Martin

Advocating for What’s Right: Mischa Martin Leads State’s Division of Children and Family Services

For this week’s Woman Wednesday, AY About You sits down with Mischa Martin.    Martin is the Director of the Division of Children and Family Services within the Department of Human Services. She says that she is, in essence, the child welfare director.   Martin, from Sherwood, has been married for 16 years to her…

pizzas

Top 10 Pizzas in Central Arkansas

Pizza. It is one of, if not the, most hotly debated foods out there. So, to celebrate National Pizza Day, I wanted to share my personal favorites.   To qualify, a restaurant must be within a 30-mile radius of Little Rock. Sorry, Deluca’s fans. Also, no chains, although I did include some reader’s choices below,…

Endure the Dirt Revives for 2021

After a one-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions, Endure the Dirt 5K obstacle race will once again challenge adventure runners while supporting a good cause. This year’s event is slated for March 13, starting at 8 a.m. outside Mack’s Prairie Wings in Stuttgart.    “Because of COVID, we are doing different groups, and everybody will have…