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It is estimated that as many as three million Americans live with type 1 diabetes. The Minton and Cox families are all too familiar with type 1 diabetes, which is why they enthusiastically signed on to be the 2011 Northeast Arkansas Walk corporate co-chairmen...
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signature style
What do you get when you combine the style of a creative fashionista with vintage-inspired fabrics and frills? A unique clothing line called Vintage Couture, a growing company that has earned a reputation for designing clothing and accessories that are both intricate and whimsical...
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dedicated
Whether they’re currently fighting it or are have been in remission for years, women in all stages of their battle with breast cancer share an unbreakable bond. Casting for Recovery, a national non-profit program that provides opportunities for those amazing women...
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beyond business
After fighting breast cancer and experiencing a single or double mastectomy, many women find bra shopping to be an exhausting and uncomfortable experience. Sue Holmes wanted to change that...
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local flavor
Every year at the Signature Chefs Auction, many of Jonesboro’s top restaurants and chefs come together for a night of remarkable food for a great cause – to support the March of Dimes’ lifesaving research...
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books & music
When Broadway star trouper, performer and vocalist extraordinaire Matt Cavenaugh says “things have been crazy hectic around here,” the statement hardly does justice to describe the busy lives of he and his wife, Jenny Powers...
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