Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013

A student walks through the snow toward Old Main on the University of Arkansas campus Tuesday morning.

Photo: Todd Gill, Flyer staff

5-day Weather Forecast

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News Briefs

Local residents awoke to a light dusting of snow Tuesday morning followed by a few more hours of snowfall. Travel conditions were good in Fayetteville, but several school buses encountered slick roads in Bentonville.

Maxine’s Tap Room, originally opened in 1950 by the late Maxine Miller, is closed for remodeling, but will soon reopen under new management.

Dressbarn, a women’s clothing and accessories retailer, will soon open a new location in north Fayetteville.

The Fayetteville School Board will meet at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 inside the Owl Creek School cafeteria at 357 N. Rupple Road.

This week’s Flyer Sponsor post includes a sneak peek of items from Terra Tots’ runway show at the 2013 NWA Fashion Week.

Tuesday Events

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
7:30 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Guest Artist Recital: Thomas Leleu, tuba
8:30 p.m.  Speakeasy: Meet & Greet with Whitney Mixter

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Tuesday Meetings

12:00 p.m.Audit CommitteeCity Hall, Room 326
2:00 p.m.Bid Opening: Bid 13-15, Bulk FuelCity Hall, Room 326
4:30 p.m.City Council Agenda Session * (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
5:15 p.m.Equipment Committee *City Hall, Room 326
6:00 p.m.Special Housing Authority Board of Commissioners *City Hall, Room 219
6:00 p.m.Street CommitteeCity Hall, Room 326

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* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals: Katie Wright, Adam Wallworth, Martin Jardon, Tyler Casford, Catherine Theodore and Mary Cathcart.
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Others: Singer Fats Domino is 85, keyboardist Jonathan Cain of Journey is 63, singer Michael Bolton is 60, bassist Tim Commerford of Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave is 45, singer Erykah Badu is 42, singer Corinne Bailey Rae is 34 and singer Nate Ruess of fun. is 31.