Shortcuts: Wednesday 7/1

Shortcuts are hand-picked bits of news, commentary and info from around the city, the region and even from beyond the state line.

Here are today’s shortcuts. Check ’em out.


Town Hall Meeting
If you didn’t make it to the Town Hall Meeting last night and you weren’t glued to our live Tweets, here’s a screen capture of what we wrote. And here’s Mary’s story.

New KUAF building named
The Lynn and Joel Carver Center for Public Radio is the new official name of The University of Arkansas public radio station, KUAF 91.3 FM. has more.


New UA Logo now in use
A few months ago, the UA unveiled their new logo and today, it’s official.


Senator-Elect Al Franken
He’s good enough, he’s smart enough, and dog-one it, he’s now a senator.

Citigroup rate hikes
Hopefully you weren’t one of the 15 million whose credit card rates were raised at the last second. Were you?