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Cereal Dreams Come True

FHS grad unveils unique food truck Saturday BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Right now, Blue Brasher should be settling in at Pepperdine University in Southern California. She’d earned a full scholarship there,

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Another Angel Gets His Wings

Music community bids sorrowful goodbye to Hoobie RACHEL FIELDS Special to The Free Weekly “The good men perish; the godly die before their time and no one seems to care

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Mystic River Finally Falls

Silver Dollar City celebrates unique new ride BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com It happened without a lot of fanfare — because, let’s face it, it’s been a strange season at Silver Dollar

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Four Minutes, Four Questions: Evan Alvarado-The House of Songs

JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com As the coronavirus’ impact grows and shifts daily — and continues changing how artists and musicians create in its wake — The House of Songs in Bentonville

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Bee Buddies

Maestro conducts life on the land in New York BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Editor’s Note: Inspired by the creation of a YouTube cooking show by two area actors, this summer series

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Quarantine Cooking

Actors turn kitchen into their own stage BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Editor’s Note: A new YouTube show, “Cover to Cover Cooking,” created by local actors Sarah Mouritsen and Charles Riedmueller, inspired

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A Proud Community

LGBTQ+ voices support, encourage during covid days JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com It feels strange to use the word “celebrate” when the world is as it is. And yet, Pride Month is

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Missing The Music

Beth Patterson seeks the other side of covid-19 BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com New Orleans musician Beth Patterson is no stranger to Northwest Arkansas. She headlined the Celtic festival in Eureka Springs

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From St. Thomas Around The World

Love of literature inspires FHS grad’s new book BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Leigh Crandall grew up on St. Thomas, one of the U.S. Virgin Islands. “It was a wonderful childhood, with

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Summer Fun Coming Soon: Arts organizations still keeping kids engaged, entertained

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com It’s been a tradition in these pages to offer a list of summer opportunities for kids. This year’s classes and events are most often available in a