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1. Crater of Diamonds State Park: Dig for your own diamonds at Crater of Diamonds State Park. Keep the diamonds you find at the only public diamond m...  
2. Rock, The: The nickname for Little Rock, Arkansas.  
3. Fixin': Fixin' is a verb that you hear around Little Rock. It means to get ready. You might hear it used in a sentence like...  
4. Arkies: The nickname for people from Arkansas.  
5. Arkansas Baptist College: A private university that is located in the city of Little Rock.  
6. Arkansas Tech University: A public university in Russelville, AR. The university also supports a smaller campus that is located in Ozark, AR...  
7. University of Arkansas: A well known public university in Arkansas. The mascot is Big Red, as the students are known as the Razorbacks.  
8. Black River Technical College: In the town of Paragould rests this small community college.  
9. University of Central Arkansas: Bears & Sugar Bears unite! The UCA is located in the city of Conway.  
10. Central Baptist College: The private liberal arts college that is located in Conway, where the University of Central Arkansas also is.  
11. Cossatot Community College: In the town of De Queen is this public community college.  
12. Crowley's Ridge College: A Private Junior College.  
13. Ecclesia College: Private college in the middle of Springdale, AR.  
14. Harding University: A private liberal arts university. Known as the Bisons with the colors of black and gold.  
15. Henderson State University: A public university, with The Reddies as the mascot.  
 
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A style of housing dating back to the 17th century, similar to a town home; very common in the older parts of D.C.

A nickname for Staten Island originated by Wu-Tang Clan (who are from Staten Island).

Provel cheese is most commonly found on "St. Louis style" pizza. It is a combination of cheddar, swiss and provolone cheeses. Provel was originally invented in St. Louis in 1947 by Costa Grocery (now known as Roma Grocery on the Hill) and the Hoffman Dairy of Wisconsin. Their goal was to create a cheese that melted, but didn't leave strings when you took a bite.

The subject of a famous legend regarding a rich gold mine in the Superstition Mountains-likely exaggerated, but based on the life of "forty-niner" Jacob Waltz in the 1800s. Some people still venture into the mountains looking for the hidden 'treasure'.

A mixture of red and green chile ordered together on a plate.