Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013

[forecast location=”KFYV” caption=”” measurement=’F’ todaylabel=”Today” datelabel=”%%weekday%%” highlow=’%%high%%° / %%low%%°’ numdays=”5″ iconset=”Incredible” class=”css_table_class” cache=”true” width=”100%”]

News Briefs

Local band Damn Arkansan advanced to the finals of the 2013 Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase, set for Friday, March 1 at the Rev Room in Little Rock.

Courtesy photo

Fayetteville police yesterday began a two-day directed traffic enforcement campaign on College Avenue between North Street and Millsap Road.

This week’s Flyer Sponsor post includes several upcoming Valentine’s Day-related deals and specials from the local businesses that support the Fayetteville Flyer.

Local band Flipoff Pirates earned a spot on the 2013 Wakarusa lineup, and Fayetteville’s Damn Arkansan advanced to the finals of the 2013 Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase

Short-lived Fayetteville band The Paper Hearts are set to play a reunion show celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the group’s 2003 album Plans for the Past Saturday night at Rogue on Dickson Street.

Tuesday Events

6 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pen
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit

          » Add events

Tuesday Meetings

4:00 p.m.Fayetteville Public Facilities Board MeetingFulbright Building, Suite 102
4:30 p.m.City Council Agenda Session * (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
5:15 p.m.Equipment Committee *Fleet Operations

» View all
* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals: Mark Landon Smith, Ryan Hardin, Matthew Stallings, Toni Ashcraft, Stephanie Smith, Matt Hall, Eden Reif, Justin Gage, Katie Sabo, Kendra Taylor, Tanya Shylock and Frank McDuffee.

» Add birthdays

Others: Actor Tom Selleck is 68, talk-show host Oprah Winfrey is 59, actress Heather Graham is 43, actress Sara Gilbert is 38, actor Sam Jaeger is 36, guitarist Jonny Lang is 32 and singer Adam Lambert is 31.