Hot Springs http://ualrpublicradio.org en Film On History Of Spring Training In Hot Springs http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/film-history-spring-training-hot-springs <div><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Officials in Hot Springs are marking the start of work by a documentary filmmaker who is to depict the history of spring training baseball in the Spa City.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Documentarian Larry Foley is to discuss the project at a Thursday event. The film is to show the city's role as a spring training site in the late </span>19th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and early </span>20th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> centuries.</span></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:02:16 +0000 Associated Press 20924 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Hot Springs Housing Authority Raided By Fed Agents http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/hot-springs-housing-authority-raided-fed-agents <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">The administrative offices of the Hot Springs Housing Authority have been raided by federal agents with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Office of Inspector General.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.hotsr.com/news/2014/mar/26/federal-agents-execute-search-warrant-a-20140326/" target="_blank">The Sentinel-Record reports</a> that agents could be seen searching different offices, removing boxes and searching some vehicles in the parking lot.</span></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:05:14 +0000 Associated Press 20870 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Hot Springs OKs Condemnation Of Historic Majestic Hotel http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/hot-springs-oks-condemnation-historic-majestic-hotel <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">City leaders in Hot Springs have approved the condemnation of the Majestic Hotel building that was destroyed in a fire last month.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The move Tuesday by the Hot Springs Board of Directors allows the city to request the full demolition of the remainder of the historic hotel. The complex was partially razed for safety reasons after the Feb. 27-28 fire.</span></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:15:26 +0000 Associated Press 20520 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Hot Springs OKs Condemnation Of Historic Majestic Hotel Oaklawn, Planning Commission Work On Expansion http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/oaklawn-planning-commission-work-expansion <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">City planners in Hot Springs have imposed a set of conditions on Oaklawn Park's planned expansion of its casino-style gambling operation.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The thoroughbred race track wants to expand its number of tables and machines by about 50 percent.</span></p> Sun, 16 Jun 2013 21:24:10 +0000 Associated Press 6378 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Oaklawn, Planning Commission Work On Expansion