Fashion

Harvest Fest Brings Charity To Mulberry Mountain

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Food Collected By National Nonprofit For Local Food Banks By Terrah Baker Everyone who’s been, or heard about Harvest Festival held on Mulberry Mountain in Northwest Arkansas knows it’s full of fun, great music and interesting people. But behind the bright burning lights of the flame throwers, the glowing circles of the hoopers, and the…

U.S. Policy Breads New Generation of Threats To National Security

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Some Relevant Numbers: 12 years in Afghanistan, 10 years in Iraq 100’s of American bases in the Middle East 5 mega-bases expected to be left after drawdown 50,000 U.S. contractors currently being paid to support the “war” 3.5 to 5 trillion dollars spent by American people on the war 200,000 troops were in the Middle…

Graffiti Gets Covered Up, Prevented With Murals

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  By Terrah Baker Graffiti plagues many large cites with bad language, scenes and reminders of violence with signatures of gang members and their turf. Well, Corporal Daniel Montgomery — the Fayetteville police officer in charge of removing graffiti — said Fayetteville has a similar problem, and now they’re using organized art as their tool…

Find Your Fall Fashion With A Make-Over

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Show Off Your Personality, Flare and Potential Aesthetician/massage therapist (facial, eyelash tint): Amelia Cox Cut and Color: Melissa Arens, Daryl Lee Hair Styling: Amanda Hallam Make-up: Andi Wise Manicure: Daryl Lee Clothes Styling: Mayapple Salon and Boutique Starting back to work and school, and just getting out of the rain and extreme heat, means reassessing…

Fall/Holiday Fashion Collaboration With Subtle Colors, Intimate Details

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By Terrah BakerWayne Bonnerbell of BonnerBell designs and Lauren Embree of Lauren Embree Jewelry will unveil their fall/holiday collections on Sept. 12 at the Wine Cellar in Fayetteville, which will highlight collaboration and independent work with a variety of classic and original designs, with inspiration varying from The Great Gatsby to Moroccan culture. Bonnerbell said…

Teenagers Become Divine Divas In Fashion Show

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By Dane Laborn Divine Diva’s is a non-profit organization designed to help young women boost their self-confidence and self-esteem. Founded and run by Shari Field-Goldberg, a no-nonsense woman from New Jersey, Divine Diva’s seeks to inspire and motivate girls to become what they’ve always wanted to be, to help discover who they are, and to…

Child Abuse Cases Go Up, Along With Need For Advocates

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By Terrah Baker Child abuse in NWA keeps going up, said director of development & marketing for the Court Appointed Child Advocate (CASA) program Julie Lolley. According to the Arkansas Commission on Child Abuse, Rape and Domestic Violence, numbers rose from 3,670 cases of child abuse in Arkansas in 2011 to 4,528 in 2012 —…

The High Voltage Bridge from Nowhere to Nowhere

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Special Contribution By Mikel Lolley AEP/SWEPCO is requesting the Arkansas Public Service Commission (PSC) approve a 345,000 volt transmission line from Benton County to Carroll County, carried atop 180-foot tall towers, requiring a 150-foot wide swath of denuded right-of-way, and cutting right across the most scenic part of the “Natural State.” The cost, about a…