Business

Robinson Roofing Service for roofing needs

Jim Robinson, owner, Robinson Roofing Service, has more than 40 years of roofing experience, and knows how to give the customer a quality job. "We are a local, family-owned business, and will be here when you need us. Need a new roof? Or wondering if you have hail damage? Call us. We can take a look, and help you decide. It's always a free estimate," said Robinson in the press release.

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Give your children the gift of (financial) Knowledge

Father's Day has passed this year. "If you're a dad with young children, you could have expected some nice homemade cards and maybe even a baseball cap. But, of course, your greatest reward is spending time with your kids and watching them grow. In return, you can give them a gift -- the gift of knowledge. Specifically, in the months and years ahead, teach them the financial skills that can help make their lives easier and more rewarding," states the press release.

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Richard's Plumbing 'honest and reputable'

Richard Gilliam Jr., owner of Richard's Plumbing Co., is a master plumber with more than 25 years of plumbing experience. Gilliam specializes in residential and commercial repairs, water heaters, fixture and faucet replacements, remodels and new construction.

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June is National Cataract Awareness Month

LITTLE ROCK -- Studies show that after cancer and heart attacks, Americans fear blindness more than any health problem. More than 24 million Americans age 40 and older have cataracts, making this the most common eye condition in the United States. Although one in seven people currently have a cataract, this is one of the most curable causes of vision loss.

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The Photo Finishers celebrates 20 years with specials and promotions

"It seems like only yesterday in some ways," says Waco Hill, owner of The Photo Finishers on Albert Pike. "Since 1988, I had worked for the largest photo lab/studio operation in the country, been a professional photographer in my own right (photographing in studio, on location and weddings) and accepted a position at a professional lab environment for one of the largest 'pro labs' in the country in a 'you are the manager in the office' position. But after settling in, I found that I missed the hands on interaction (being able to help clients). I discovered I didn't like being cooped up in an office all day 'out of the action,' so I decided going out on my own was the thing to do. So, way back in 1996, I took the entrepreneurial plunge and opened The Photo Finishers in Hot Springs."

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Morgan Stanley food drive

June is the Global Volunteer Month for Morgan Stanley. In keeping with tradition, the employees of the local branch participated in a food drive to benefit Jackson House. From standing left are Susan Goltz Siegel, Brad Jolley, Denise Franks, Robert Walker, Tina Smoot-Donoho, John Adamkiewicz, Mike Adamkiewicz, Brad Hudgens, Dennis Berry; sitting, Debby Butler and Janie Smith, coordinator of Eleanor Klugh Jackson House for Crisis Intervention. Morgan Stanley Wealth Management is located at 4262 Central Ave., Suite A. Call 501-624-5215 for information.

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Musical instruction

Local professional musician and private music instructor Shelley Martin is accepting students, offering instruction in piano, flute, clarinet and saxophone. "With more than 25 years of proven excellence in teaching, Martin is equally adept at working with students of all ages, from beginners through advanced," states the release. "Martin's students consistently earn top awards at the local, regional and state levels." For more information about lessons, call or text 501-282-8145, or email shelley.e.martin@gmail.com.

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Edward Jones moves up Fortune 500 List

Financial services firm Edward Jones moved up on the annual Fortune 500 list, as published by Fortune magazine, in its fourth appearance in four years, according to the financial advisers in this community in the press release.

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