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    Prestige Buildings Groups to build apartments on former Action Town Florida warehouse in Hialeah – South Florida Business Journal

    The redevelopment of a Hialeah warehouse into apartments will soon begin after the developer secured an $18.3 million construction loan. Conway, Arkansas-based Centennial Bank awarded the mortgage to Amelia Hialeah Holdings, led by Alexander Ruiz of Miami Lakes-based Prestige Builders Group. The 4.8-acre site at 7925 West 2nd Court previously had a warehouse building with indoor amusement center Action Town Florida, but it was demolished in 2017. The project was approved for 150 two-bedroom apartments in nine three-story buildings. The property is just west of Amelia Earhart Park and south of Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport. The developer acquired the site for $5 million in 2016. This is part of a…

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    Japanese outreach coordinator shares culture with Arkansas | Miami Herald

    Aya Murata is more partial to Southern fried catfish than sushi with raw fish, but learning about another culture and teaching others about her native Japan are exactly why she’s in Conway. Murata, 26, is the Japan Outreach Initiative coordinator at Hendrix College, a two-year position she started in August 2016. She has shared her culture with public schools and the community — showing the ritual of making tea and the art of origami, demonstrating how to wear a kimono and answering questions from curious kids and adults, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported . “Every time I visit schools, there are kids who never met anyone from other countries, especially Asian…

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    Series preview: Twins at Pittsburgh

    Twins relief pitcher Zach Duke Monday, noon • FSN, 830-AM Twins RHP Lance Lynn (11-8, 3.43 in 2017) vs. RHP Jameson Taillon (8-7, 4.44 in 2017) Wednesday, 5 p.m. • FSN, 830-AM Twins RHP Jake Odorizzi (0-0, 0.00) vs. RHP Ivan Nova (0-0, 3.60) Twins update They are 16-12 all-time against the Pirates, 8-6 in Pittsburgh. … Twins LHP Zach Duke spent the first six years of his MLB career with the Pirates, going 45-70 with a 4.54 ERA as a starter and getting chosen for the All-Star Game in 2009. OF Robbie Grossman was drafted by the Pirates in 2008 but was traded to the Astros in 2012 before…

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    ‘Tiny home’ community in the works to mitigate homelessness

    TINY HOMES.jpg CONWAY, Ark. (KATV) — Tiny house living is a growing movement across the country, including right here in Arkansas. Now, one Conway man is hoping these tiny homes will be a solution for homelessness in his community. Phillip Fletcher, founder of City of Hope Outreach, a non-profit organization that shelters and mentors those in need, says there are roughly 200 homeless people in the Conway area. “In 2014 I went from a four-bedroom house to moving into an apartment, then from there I went to a homeless shelter,” Anthony Stufflebean said. He doesn’t have four walls and a roof to call home—he’s been living in his car since…

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    Longtime owners sell Beacon Hill Apartments for $9.2M last month

    The Beacon Hill Apartments at 1801 Reservoir Road sold recently for $9.2 million. Beacon Hill Little Rock LLC, a Dallas limited liability company, paid $9.2 million last month for Beacon Hill Apartments, which had the same owner for about 28 years. The sellers, which include partners from around the country, bought the Little Rock apartments at 1801 Reservoir Road in 1989 from the Resolution Trust Corp., the federal entity that oversaw the breakup of savings and loan associations across the country, said Jim Barre, who lives in Northwest Arkansas. The failed FirstSouth Savings and Loan Association of Pine Bluff had been the owner. “After owning something that long, the ownership…

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    This Morning’s Technical Outlook on Banking Stocks — Home Bancshares, ICICI Bank, JPMorgan Chase, and Simmons First National

    NEW YORK, March 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on HOMB, IBN, JPM, and SFNC which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. WallStEquities.com has issued research reports on Home Bancshares Inc. (Conway, AR) (NASDAQ: HOMB), ICICI Bank Ltd (NYSE: IBN), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), and Simmons First National Corp. (NASDAQ: SFNC). Companies in the Money Center Banks space raise most of their funds from the domestic and international money markets, relying less on depositors for funds. All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited…

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    Longtime owners sell Beacon Hill Apartments for $9.2M last month

    Heidi Younger Research has shown that people with dogs are often perceived to be: People with colds remain infectious for about three days after the onset of symptoms. Those with the flu remain infectious for about how long? Nibsc/Science Source Seventeen healthy people are volunteering to host a potentially deadly parasite in their bodies to test a new vaccine against bilharzia, also known as: A study of 935 overweight mothers found that their children were more likely to be overweight by age 3 if: Doctors in Iceland are supporting a bill to make this procedure a crime unless there are medical reasons to perform it: Source Article

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    Kellyanne Conway: Trump will act on gun legislation

    Kellyanne Conway sits with first lady Melania Trump as they meet with personnel at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) ** FILE ** Kellyanne Conway said Thursday that gun legislation will not change “overnight,” but President Trump plans to act on the issue. “These solutions will not happen overnight, but I can assure you that the time for listening, and the time for action, will come very quickly because that’s the way President Trump is. He’s a man of action,” Mrs. Conway, senior counselor to the president, said on Fox News. She said the listening session on Wednesday was a positive display…

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    German newspaper says reporter detained in Turkey freed

    BERLIN – German daily Die Welt says one of its reporters who was detained in Turkey for more than a year has been released from jail. The newspaper cited Deniz Yucel’s lawyer in its report Friday. Yucel, who has both German and Turkish citizenship, was arrested in Istanbul on Feb. 14, 2017, on terrorism and propaganda charges. His high-profile case and that of six other German citizens held in Turkey for what Germany considers political reasons have badly soured relations between the two countries. Source Article

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    Should Income Investors Buy Home Bancshares Inc (Conway AR) (NASDAQ:HOMB) Before Its Ex-Dividend?

    Shares of Home Bancshares Inc (Conway, AR) (NASDAQ:HOMB) will begin trading ex-dividend in 3 days. To qualify for the dividend check of $0.11 per share, investors must have owned the shares prior to 13 February 2018, which is the last day the company’s management will finalize their list of shareholders to which they will send dividend payments. Is this future income stream a compelling catalyst for dividend investors to think about the stock as an investment today? Let’s take a look at Home Bancshares (Conway AR)’s most recent financial data to examine its dividend characteristics in more detail. See our latest analysis for Home Bancshares (Conway AR) Here’s how I…