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The Meteor Guitar Gallery is open and amped Special

Bentonville - For many decades, untold numbers of people were entertained within the walls of the venerable Meteor Theater. Now a local entrepreneur, who turned his passion into a rocking business, is restoring the building and featuring new and vintage guitars.

Billy Sims Barbeque expands into Arkansas Special

Bentonville - Billy Sims, Heisman Trophy winner and legendary running back for the Detroit Lions, has been in the barbeque business since 2004. The Billy Sims Barbeque franchise just opened its newest store in Northwest Arkansas and Sims was there to greet fans.

Crystal Bridges Museum celebrates a successful first year

Bentonville - Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is one year old today, and it's been a year marked with success above and beyond expectations.

500,000 guests at Crystal Bridges Museum since opening last year

Bentonville - Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art reached the half million mark today in terms of visitors to the museum, which opened less than a year ago.

21c Museum Hotel Bentonville rises in Northwest Arkansas Special

Bentonville - 21c Museum Hotels redefine the art of Southern hospitality and soon Bentonville, AR will be home to one of these boutique hotels that combine contemporary art, guest rooms, and the region's culinary traditions into a unique destination experience.

Alice Walton awarded honorary doctorate by University of Arkansas Special

Fayetteville - Walton, who is the youngest child of Helen and Sam Walton, received an Honorary Degree of Arts and Humane Letters during the Spring Commencement and was a keynote speaker at the ceremony.

Crystal Bridges Museum opens its doors to the Hudson River School Special

Bentonville - For those wondering what's new at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The Hudson River School: Nature and the American Vision exhibition is now open, which features landscape paintings by masters like Durand, Bierstadt, and Cole, and that's not all.

Artworks at Crystal Bridges Museum here today, gone tomorrow Special

Bentonville - Almost 100 pieces of light-sensitive artwork will soon be placed in the museum's vault and the "Wonder World" special exhibition will close shortly. Now is the time to visit Crystal Bridges and see this artwork while you can.

Bentonville, Arkansas: America's 'must-see' travel destination Special

Bentonville - Travel + Leisure Magazine released its list of the twelve "Hottest Travel Destinations of 2012," and Bentonville is the only spot in America to make the list largely due to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

Face to face with masterpieces of American art at Crystal Bridges Special

Bentonville - Certainly there are numerous landscapes among the 500 American masterpieces of art on display at Crystal Bridges, yet paintings featuring people are deserving of a close-up look at what are some very fascinating faces.

Members Preview at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Special

Bentonville - Hailed as the nation's most important new art museum in a generation and filled with one of the world's best collections of American art, Crystal Bridges will officially open to the public on 11-11-11, but a members-only preview began Wednesday.

Opening reception at Art Seen 107 gallery featured Alex Amini Special

Bentonville - An Opening Reception was held at Art Seen 107 gallery in Bentonville, Arkansas and featured the works of internationally renowned multimedia artist, Alex Amini. The gallery will officially open on October 27.

Bentonville Tigers No. 1 High School Football Team in US Special

Bentonville - The Bentonville High School Tigers were recently ranked as the top high school varsity football team in the nation by USA Today.

Bikes were celebrated at Bentonville's 'Bikeapalooza' Special

Bentonville - The theme of September's First Friday event in Bentonville, Arkansas was "Bikeapalooza" and bike riders, stunt riders, and much more filled the downtown area.

What newcomers may not know about Bentonville, Arkansas Special

Bentonville - Many people worldwide know that Bentonville is home to the largest retailer on the planet, but there are some new amenities and historical facts that may be unknown to visitors and residents alike.

Masterworks on loan to Philbrook coming home to Crystal Bridges Special

Bentonville - Four masterpieces loaned to the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa, Oklahoma are now on their way home to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art as the Bentonville, Arkansas-based museum prepares for opening day 11-11-11.

Family fun at Artsfest with visual arts, music, food, and more Special

Bentonville - For a full week residents of, and visitors to, Bentonville, Arkansas, were treated to a wide array of fun events and art in all of its forms and fashions as part of ArtsFest.

Visiting the Walmart Visitor Center in downtown Bentonville, Ark. Special

Bentonville - The newly renovated Walmart Visitor Center is dedicated to the heritage and life of Walmart and its founder, Sam Walton, and features interactive digital displays and Sam's 1979 Ford half-ton pickup truck.

Farmers’ market in Arkansas offers locally grown produce and more Special

Bentonville - The Bentonville Farmers Market is in full swing offering visitors fresh produce, locally raised meats, and family-friendly events that bring the community together.

Christmas movies the theme of Bentonville’s annual holiday parade Special

Bentonville, AR – Hundreds gathered along the parade route to see more than 140 vehicles and 1,200 walkers who took part in the city's annual Christmas Parade.

‘Winter Wonderland’ in downtown Bentonville, Arkansas Special

Huge crowds gathered in downtown Bentonville to take part in “Winter Wonderland” events including The Lighting of the Square, rides in pony-drawn carts, listening to Christmas songs, and the opening of a new ice skating rink.

Father won't be charged in death of his 14-month old child

Bentonville, AR - On August 13, Derrick Reaves left his daughter locked in his car, went to work, and later found the child’s body in the hot vehicle. But the county prosecutor has ruled the incident “a terrible accident”.

Death of toddler left in hot vehicle under investigation

Bentonville, Arkansas - The father of a 14-month-old girl allegedly left her locked in his vehicle on a day with temperatures hovering around 100 degrees, and the toddler was later pronounced dead.

'Dog Days of Summer' event in downtown Bentonville, Arkansas Special

Bentonville, AR – Held each month from June to November, themed events called First Fridays are featured at the downtown square in Bentonville and the August 6 event was aptly named “Dog Days of Summer”.

ArtsFest 2010 in Arkansas celebrates regional art Special

Bentonville, Arkansas’ ArtsFest drew many dozens of talented artists and huge crowds to the downtown area known as “the Square,” where visual, performing, and culinary arts were showcased.

Arkansas community is finalist for All-America City Awards Special

The National Civic League says Bentonville, Ark. is among the top communities in America in terms of outstanding civic accomplishments. The 2010 All-America City Awards will be announced next month in Kansas City. Why is Bentonville one of the best?

'Tis the season for high school Proms Special

High school proms are important events for students and their parents. Preparing for the prom is also important and involves shopping for dresses and tuxedos, photographs, and providing safe after-prom parties. Here's the story of one community's Prom.
 

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Artsfest - Paula Jo Chitty Henry prepares a crepe-wurst for yours truly.  Bentonville  Ark.  June 10...
Artsfest - Paula Jo Chitty Henry prepares a crepe-wurst for yours truly. Bentonville, Ark. June 10, 2011
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Mason  Alanna  Leslie and Caleb Key at Meteor Guitar Gallery.  Bentonville  Ark.  June 2014.
Mason, Alanna, Leslie and Caleb Key at Meteor Guitar Gallery. Bentonville, Ark. June 2014.
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Enjoying the sunny day in Downtown Bentonville while at farmers  market event.  Bentonville  Ark.  M...
Enjoying the sunny day in Downtown Bentonville while at farmers' market event. Bentonville, Ark. May 7, 2011
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Marlin caught by J.D. Glasgow displayed on wall at Glasgow s Restaurant.  Bentonville  Ark.
Marlin caught by J.D. Glasgow displayed on wall at Glasgow's Restaurant. Bentonville, Ark.
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Guitars at Meteor Guitar Gallery.  Bentonville  Ark.  June 2014
Guitars at Meteor Guitar Gallery. Bentonville, Ark. June 2014
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Gallery at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.  Bentonville  Ark.
Gallery at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Bentonville, Ark.
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Walmart Visitor Center.  Bentonville  Ark.
Walmart Visitor Center. Bentonville, Ark.
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Crowds gather at  The Rink  - Bentonville s new ice skating rink at Ernie Lawrence Plaza.  Nov. 20  ...
Crowds gather at "The Rink" - Bentonville's new ice skating rink at Ernie Lawrence Plaza. Nov. 20, 2010. Bentonville, Ark.
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Orchards Park at sunset.  Bentonville  Ark.
Orchards Park at sunset. Bentonville, Ark.
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Hallway to  Archaic Period  in Museum of Native American History.  Bentonville  Ark.
Hallway to "Archaic Period" in Museum of Native American History. Bentonville, Ark.
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Sunset as seen from Tiger Stadium.  Bentonville  Ark.
Sunset as seen from Tiger Stadium. Bentonville, Ark.
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Downtown Square during event hosted by Downtown Bentonville  Inc.  Bentonville  Ark.
Downtown Square during event hosted by Downtown Bentonville, Inc. Bentonville, Ark.
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Asher Durand s Kindred Spirits is in Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art s permanent collection. ...
Asher Durand's Kindred Spirits is in Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art's permanent collection. Bentonville, AR May 2012
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U.s. Post Office in Bentonville  AR.  5/16/11
U.s. Post Office in Bentonville, AR. 5/16/11
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File photo: Sen. John McCain showing the Veterans Day celebration audience the bracelet that he wear...
File photo: Sen. John McCain showing the Veterans Day celebration audience the bracelet that he wears. Bentonville, Ark. Nov. 10, 2012
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Contemporary works of art at Crystal Bridges.  Bentonville  Ark.
Contemporary works of art at Crystal Bridges. Bentonville, Ark.
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Bridges at Park Springs.  Bentonville  Ark.
Bridges at Park Springs. Bentonville, Ark.
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Works by Martin Johnson Heade at Crystal Bridges.  Bentonville  AR  May 2012
Works by Martin Johnson Heade at Crystal Bridges. Bentonville, AR May 2012
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21c Museum Hotel Bentonville under construction.  Bentonville  AR  May 2012
21c Museum Hotel Bentonville under construction. Bentonville, AR May 2012
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Glasgow s Restaurant.  Bentonville  Ark.
Glasgow's Restaurant. Bentonville, Ark.
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