Daily Flyer: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

5-day Weather Forecast

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News Briefs

Riffraff’s Oklahoma State Love shirt

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Some of our sponsors are working to help the victims of the Oklahoma tornado this week. Z’s Pizza donated 10 percent of their sales last night, Riffraff will donate 20 percent from sales of their State Love shirt line this week, and Ozark Natural Foods is accepting cash donations.

A $25 million student apartment complex set to be built between the University of Arkansas and Fayetteville High School is still on track to soon begin construction. Officials said demolition of the area begins this week.

A meeting of the Fayetteville City Council was held last night inside City Hall. Here’s a list of all the action taken during the meeting, including vote counts and links to more info on each item.

Wednesday Events

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
7 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Brick Fields
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s on Dickson: Live jazz w/ Alex Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Chooch
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Karaoke
7 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: War Horse
7 p.m.  Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Nate Wong Duo
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s on College: Effron White – Open Mic Night
8 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: A Very Special Tavern Trivia
8 p.m.  The Stolen Glass: Acoustic Bandits
9 p.m.  Rogue: Ballet / Vessel / Sock Party / Cape Fear

Wednesday Meetings

1:30 p.m.NWA Regional Planning CommissionCommission office, Springdale
1:30 p.m.Fourth Judicial District Drug Task ForceWashington Co. Sheriff’s office

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Taylor Alderson, Christina Frederick, Meza Harris, Kimberly Pease, Robe Flax, Matt Oleszkiewicz, Yasmine Omari, Alexander Hunt, Tal Smith, Sondra Smith and Mary Melton.
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Others: Actor Michael Constantine is 86, singer Morrissey is 54, singer Johnny Gill is 47, model Naomi Campbell is 43, actress Ginnifer Goodwin is 35 and pro tennis player Novak Djokovi is 26.