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Hop to it with egg hunts, brunches, more

Hop to it with egg hunts, brunches, more

Egg hunts, brunches and other Easter celebrations abound this weekend.

Nursing expo set for April 30

Nursing expo set for April 30

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Eighth Annual ThinkNurse Expo is Saturday, April 30 from 9 am -1 pm at the Metroplex Event Center located near I-430 and Colonel Glenn in Little Rock.

It’s the annual gathering of healthcare recruiters and educators brought to you by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing and Publishing Concepts, Inc., publisher of the ASBN Update magazine.  It’s the largest gathering of healthcare professionals held in one place, at one time, in the state of Arkansas. Representatives from the state’s most prestigious and largest hospitals, healthcare facilities and schools of nursing annually attend this Expo to meet with and interview candidates for potential employment in the healthcare field.

Arkansas community leaders show how they serve

Arkansas community leaders show how they serve

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Consider this: Where would you turn for advice on assisting a loved one affected by Alzheimer's? How will your basic needs be met should your child become ill with cancer? What kinds of chemicals and additives are in your food -- and how is it affecting your health?

Do you know where to go to even get these answers?

Earlier this spring I was able to attend an event at War Memorial Stadium called "Little Rock Serves," which is sponsored by Create Little Rock, an arm of the Little Rock Chamber.

Arkansas community leaders show how they serve

Arkansas community leaders show how they serve

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Consider this: Where would you turn for advice on assisting a loved one affected by Alzheimer's? How will your basic needs be met should your child become ill with cancer? What kinds of chemicals and additives are in your food -- and how is it affecting your health?

Do you know where to go to even get these answers?

Earlier this spring I was able to attend an event at War Memorial Stadium called "Little Rock Serves," which is sponsored by Create Little Rock, an arm of the Little Rock Chamber.

'Real Housewife' Kandi Burruss at Philander Smith

'Real Housewife' Kandi Burruss at Philander Smith

Kandi Burruss, Grammy-winning songwriter and member of the Bravo series The Real Housewives of Atlanta, will speak at 7 p.m. today (April 18) at M. L. Harris Auditorium of Philander Smith College. Admission is free.

Pain: Fact and Fiction

Pain: Fact and Fiction

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Science Café Little Rock, co-sponsored by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), will hold its next public forum, Pain: Fact & Fiction on April 26. Panelists will discuss how the body interprets pain from different stimuli and ways to treat it.

Held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Vieux Carré Restaurant/Afterthought Bar in Little Rock’s Hillcrest area, the Science Café is a relaxed opportunity for monthly exchanges with various experts. Admission is free and no reservations are needed. A variety of food and beverages are available for purchase.

This month, panelists from UAMS and the University of Central Arkansas at Conway, will lead the discussion. The moderator is Dorothy Graves, Ph.D., research assistant professor at the Winthrop P.

ZoSo: Led Zeppelin Experience brings tribute to LR Saturday, April 16

ZoSo: Led Zeppelin Experience brings tribute to LR Saturday, April 16

One of the country's most highly acclaimed rock tribute bands, ZoSo the Led Zeppelin Experience, graces Little Rockers with their awesome stage presence and spot-on rock 'n' roll this Saturday, April 16 when they play Revolution Music Room in the River Market.

Four years after forming in California to almost instant critical applause, in 1999 ZoSo began touring nationally and hasn't stopped since — a remarkable 2,400-plus live performances later.