Daily Flyer: Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013

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News Briefs

Snow began falling in Fayetteville at around 10 a.m. Wednesday.

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The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for most of Northwest Arkansas, to remain in effect through noon on Thursday.

We posted a brief rundown of what passed or was tabled at last night’s City Council meeting.

New Vietnamese restaurant Bucks of Asia recently opened on College Avenue in the space formerly occupied by Pho Saigon.

For the second time in the past year, attempts to purchase the Old Post Office in downtown Fayetteville have fallen through.

Former Razorback quarterback Tyler Wilson will soon be featured on “Gruden’s QB Camp,” with host and NFL analyst Jon Gruden.

Brooklyn-based experimental band killer BOB will perform at Smoke & Barrel Tavern tonight. Here’s more.

Wednesday Events

1 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: Find It, Fund It: Introduction to Finding Funders
5:30 p.m.  Pack Rat Outdoor Center: International Travel Clinic
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Brick Fields Band
6 p.m.  Nibbles: Jed Clampit
6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Dave Malm
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
6 p.m.  Crystal Bridges Museum: Crystal Bridges WOW- Politics Under the Influence

8 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Rebelution / JBOOG / Hot Rain

8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Jeff Horton
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Killer BOB / Egyptr / The Chads
10 p.m.  Fix Ultralounge: FIX Wednesdays with Chaz Bizar

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Wednesday Meetings

5:00 p.m.Washington County Regional Ambulance AuthorityStation 1
5:30 p.m.Environmental Action Committee *City Hall, Room 111

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* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals: Dustin Allen, Sarah Alexander, Bryan Brown, Andrew Solomon, Shannon Joyce, Paige Thompson, Mike Atwood, Wes Mouser, Kelly Wolfe, Luke Charpentier and Heather Hansberger.

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Others: Actor Sidney Poitier is 86, guitarist J. Geils of the J. Geils Band is 67. guitarist/bassist Walter Becker of Steely Dan is 63, basketball Hall of Famer Charles Barkley is 50, model Cindy Crawford is 47, singer Brian Littrell of the Backstreet Boys is 38, actress Lauren Ambrose is 35, guitarist Coy Bowles of Zac Brown Band is 34 and singer Rihanna is 25.