Tokyo via Fayetteville
Our Next Hangout Spot
The Momentary museum announced yesterday they will be extending their Beer, Bites and Bocce ball event programming through the Spring, Summer, and into the Fall.
The Trail to Tokyo
NWA Daily (Centennial Park, Fayetteville)
The pathway to Tokyo runs through Northwest Arkansas this weekend and the following. Amateurs and experts will compete in the OZ Trails Pro Cup at Centennial Park in Fayetteville.
If you haven't checked out Centennial Park in person, we would recommend watching this course preview - it is insane...
Your Weekly Covid Update
Last week, the Governor announced that any adult 16+ is now eligible to receive the vaccine. With mass roll outs and pop-up clinics across the region, we're here to help put things in order for you.
16.7 - the percent of NWA residents that are fully vaccinated
Safest Cities in Arkansas
SafeWise, a home security and home safety guide, recently released its 7th annual Safest Cities Report which included Arkansas' safest towns. Here is what they found:
For reference, the average violent crime rate in Arkansas is 5.8 per 1,000, and property crime is 28.6 per 1,000. You can read the full report HERE
Five Years and $10.8M Later
Yesterday, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and research department at the University of Arkansas announced the U of A received a five-year grant of $10.8 million to the University of Arkansas and UAMS to "address the role of cell and tissue metabolism in rare and common diseases" and disorders.
The full story can be found HERE.
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