Monthly Archives: April 2014

Public Transportation on the Upswing

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Transit ridership is indeed at its highest level in the U.S. in 57 years. According to data collected by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), Americans took 10.7 billion trips on public transportation in 2013—the highest number since the 1950s when many fewer of us owned our own cars. And this increase “isn’t just a…

Idle Class Magazine Releases Special Edition

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Idle Class

The Idle Class Magazine, Arkansas’ newest print and online publication showcasing the arts throughout the entire state, will celebrate the release of its new Legacy Issue on Friday, April 25, at 8:30 p.m. at The Stolen Glass in Fayetteville. The party will feature two amazing female singer/songwriters — Bonnie Montgomery and Tessa Kate. “We are…

A Defining Evening

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OPWC

By Robert Laurence Weltschmerz (VELT-schmerts) n. Anguish caused by the perceived difference between what the world is and what it ought to be. Common in teenagers. [German: “world pain”]. Connote (ke-NOTE) tr.v. To suggest or imply in addition to literal meaning. Ant: “denote.” [Medieval Latin: “to mark in addition”]. Connotations (kon-e-TA-shunz) n. pl. The award-winning…

Cardinal Grand Cross in the Sky

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This Grand Cross leads up to vast unprecedented political, social, economic change and instability in the next three years. Before the new world can emerge, greed and corruption within our present broken system, the keeping of humanity in continued deprivation, injustice, havoc, hostage and poverty, must be exposed. Following Holy Week (passion, death and burial…

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Live Music

THURSDAY, April 10 Chelsea’s, Eureka Springs: 9 p.m., Bloody Ol’ Mule & the Poorhouse Millionaires Club Push, Fayetteville: 9 p.m., Karaoke; 10 p.m., EDM with local DJs George’s Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville: The Mallett Brothers, Josh Abbott JJ’s Grill, Fayetteville: 6 p.m., Jeff Fox JJ’s Grill, Rogers: 6 p.m., Jon Dooly Jose’s, Fayetteville: 10 p.m., DJs…

Aries Solar Festival, Full Moon, Lunar Eclipse

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Restoration & Resurrection By Risas D’Angeles Sunday is Palm Sunday. Symbolizing victory and triumph, paradise, sacrifice and martyrdom, the Pisces World Teacher entered Jerusalem (City of Peace) on a donkey (signifying humility). In ancient art Christ is portrayed in heaven amidst palm trees (date palm). We are preparing for Wednesday’s total lunar eclipse (something in…