Winner, Winner Chicken Dinner
To celebrate the start of fall, participating Chick-fil-a's in Central Arkansas are offering customers free chicken biscuits from Sep 18-23.
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University of Arkansas & Israeli-based Salvador Technologies Partner on Cybersecurity Project
Bastazo, a startup from UALR, is partnering with Israeli-based Salvador Technologies as part of a project to address escalating external threats.
BIRD Cyber Program: Bastazo’s venture is part of a joint initiative of the U.S. DHS Science and Technology Directorate, the Israel National Cyber Directorate (INCD), and the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation (backed by the BIRD Foundation).
Experience gained: This project brings together an alumni and doctoral students from UALR, each of whom are looking forward to the experience they will gain.
Read more on the story HERE.
Arkansas State Fair Gears Up For Another Year With Preparations and Promotions For Fans
The 83rd Arkansas State Fair is primed to provide a fun and safe experience for Arkansans when it kicks off this October.
No small feat: In 2021, the fair set an all-time attendance record of 539,358, earning it 17th place in the nation's top 50 state fairs.
Maximizing potential: With competitive prices and special daily promotions, the fair is striving to make the experience enjoyable for all while offsetting the costs of running the event.
Stay up to date on the Arkansas State Fair HERE.
George's is Serving Italian Excellence with Local Taste
George's Little Rock is serving up Italian excellence with local flair in the Heights. It's been open for a month now, so if you haven't tried it, what are you waiting on?
Star-studded: The restaurant is a collaboration between five Arkansas natives, each of them a powerhouse with decades of restaurant experience.
A space to remember: The 1930s bungalow was restored to create a space that's equal parts familiar and totally new, featuring intimate dining rooms, a sunny porch room, and a hidden speakeasy.
Read more from Little Rock Soiree HERE.
Apple Seeds Brings Garden-Based Education to Central Arkansas
Apple Seeds, based in Northwest Arkansas, has partnered with the University District Development Corporation and the University of Arkansas Little Rock to introduce their nutrition and cooking education programs to Central Arkansas. Through hands-on farm field trips and in-school culinary classes, they strive to empower students with knowledge and skills to embrace healthy living.
Wholesome habits: Through interactive farm field trips and in-house cooking experiences, the program's mission is to inculcate young minds with an appreciation and enjoyment for nutritious foods.
Support from Arkansas Children's: Arkansas Children's has been a proud supporter of Apple Seeds for the past few years and is looking forward to their expansion of healthier communities.
Read more about Apple Seeds' expansion HERE.
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Free chicken biscuits: To celebrate the start of fall, participating Chick-fil-a's in Central Arkansas are offering customers free chicken biscuits from Sep 18-23.
A taste of the Mediterranean: Maryam's Grill serves up food from Jordan, Palestine, Syria, Lebanon, and other Mediterranean cuisine and aims to connect people from different backgrounds.
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