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Everyone's talking about home prices, for good reason. The average home value in NWA is approaching a quarter-million dollars, at $238,660.
What's happening: In the last five years, average home prices in NWA have gone up as much as 100%, according to data from Zillow.
Bentonville has several contracts totaling more than $2.3 million up for approval.
What's happening: The City Council will vote Tuesday night on 11 different contracts for work related to streets and drainage, according to the council's agenda.
An annual report that analyzes the overall well-being of children ranked Arkansas No. 39 in the country, a slight improvement from No. 40 last year ... but not by much.
What's happening: The report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation ranks the status of children in four main categories — economic well-being; education; health; and family and community. Each category has four subcategories for a total of 16 indicators.
Pretty sure they call this the Meteor Burger because it fell from the heavens.
The Bentonville shop's tagline: Espresso, champagne and chain lube. You can find the part-cafe, part-liquor store, part-bike shop near The Momentary.