Daily Flyer: Wednesday, May 15, 2013

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News Briefs

Hannah Withers, co-owner of Little Bread Co. and Maxine’s Tap Room, is one of five local people selected to be featured in the 2013 Fayetteville Insider’s Guide.

The Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commission unveiled the 2013 Fayetteville Insider’s Guide, along with an updated experiencefayetteville.com website during a news conference held Monday afternoon on the downtown square.

It’s time to fill 20 openings on a dozen of Fayetteville’s volunteer boards, commissions and committees. City officials last week released the Q2 2013 list of vacancies, which include seats on the Fayetteville Arts Council, Environmental Action Committee and more.

Under a proposed tuition increase, undergraduate students at the Fayetteville campus would see a $264 increase in tuition and fees during the 2013-14 school year.

Mount Sequoyah Retreat and Conference Center officials last week announced that the center was awarded a $300,000 matching grant from the United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas.

The Humane Society of the Ozarks will host the 21st annual Dogwood Walk this Saturday at Gulley Park in Fayetteville.

Wednesday Events

4 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Author Steve Yates reading/signing
6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Sarah Hughes
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Art Bentley
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Brick Fields
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s on Dickson: Live jazz w/ Alex Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Karaoke
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s on College: Effron White
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Jeff Horton

Wednesday Meetings

9:00 a.m.Technical Plat ReviewCity Hall, Room 326
6:00 p.m.Fayetteville Arts Council *City Hall, Room 111

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Richard Drake, Maudie Schmitt, Amanda Hallam, Anita Sowell-Dickey, Steve Caraway, Stephanie Truitt, Ben Buonaiuto, Scott Hale, Meredith Perkins, Kolin Blakely and Geoff McCally
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Others: Country singer K.T. Oslin is 71, musician Brian Eno is 65, sports TV and radio host Dan Patrick is 57, rapper Melle Mel is 52, actor David Krumholtz is 35, actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler is 32 and actress Alexandra Breckenridge is 31.